The band takes its name from Bill and Belle Reed, performers from the 1920s who recorded the songs “Old Lady and the Devil” and “You Shall Be Free” in Johnson City, Tennessee. Truelsen says, “That was the first time I heard ‘Old Lady and the Devil,’ and since then it’s become clear to me why [...]
After recording more than 40 albums over four decades, Kottke is known across the nation for his impressive body of work and a simply stunning fingerpicking style that has won him two Grammy nominations. His sound draws inspiration from folk, blues and jazz. His unique performances showcase his virtuosic playing as well as his quirky [...]
Whether seen on HBO’s Treme or at their legendary Tuesday night gig at The Maple Leaf, Grammy-winning Rebirth Brass Band is a true New Orleans institution. The band has evolved from playing the streets of the French Quarter to playing festivals and stages all over the world. While committed to upholding the tradition of brass [...]
Join us in the home of Clint Holley and Bonnie Flinner at 22 1/2 Lee Street, Bristol, VA(next to The Earnest Tube)for our singer- songwriter music series. Hosted byMomma Molasseson the THIRD THURSDAY of each month, we hope you'll visit in our small, cozy performance space to hear one-of-a kind performances by talented musicians. We [...]
Be part of the studio audience for Radio Bristol's Farm & Fun Time live variety show featuring music guests CW Stoneking and the Vaden Landers Band! Kris Truelsen and his house band Bill & the Belles will also perform.
The Black Jacket Symphonyreturns to Paramount Bristol for TWO shows to perform music from Led Zeppelin. Known for their note-for-note, sound-for-sound recreations of classic albums, The Black Jacket Symphony wants you to help them choose the album! They’ll start the show with a surprise album—eitherII,III,IV, orHouses of the Holy—followed by a full set of Led [...]