WillCo Arts

Impact Festival to bring positive music, showcase Rippavilla Plantation

Impact Festival to bring positive music, showcase Rippavilla Plantation
The first ever “Be the Impact” music festival will take place from 1-8 p.m. on Sunday August 17 at Spring Hill’s Rippavilla Plantation. The first ever “Be the Impact” music festival will take place from 1-8 p.m. on Sunday, August 17 at Spring Hill’s Rippavilla Plantation. According to Greg Spears, he and Mike Rayburn organized ...
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WillCo Arts Artist Q & A: Del Bryant

Q&A with Del Bryant: In the music biz, ‘magic can be very simple’ Del Bryant was born around the same time his parents, Felice and Boudleaux Bryant, had their first hit song climbing the charts, “Country Boy,” sung by Little Jimmy Dickens. Bryant’s parents later became one of the most successful songwriting teams of the ...
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Nashville Restaurant Week seeks to spice up six days of Williamson County dining

Nashville Restaurant Week seeks to spice up six days of Williamson County dining
If Williamson County smells a bit tastier than usual over the next few days, feel free to thank Nashville Restaurant Week. Twice a year, Nashville Restaurant Week aims to expose diners to some of the area’s finest eateries. Restaurants involved can create custom menus and provide special deals for the week, which feature some of ...
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Barnes & Noble schedules full September calendar

Here’s a lineup of authors scheduled to sign their work during September and a host of other events slated at Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 1701 Mallory Lane, Brentwood. Date: 11 a.m. Mon., Sept. 1 Name: Monday Morning Storytime Description: Join us for our Monday Morning Storytime featuring your favorite authors and characters. Date: 11 a.m. ...
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FEATURED LOCAL ARTIST: Main Street Band

FEATURED LOCAL ARTIST: Main Street Band
Story and Photo By MICHAEL ACKLEY Buskers can be heard and seen every night of the week in downtown Franklin. They strum their acoustic guitars in the doorways of the closed shops on Main Street. They leave their guitar cases open in the hopes that the people passing by will catch a glimpse of the ...
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WillCo Arts Artist Q & A: Jim Lauderdale

WillCo Arts Artist Q & A:  Jim Lauderdale
By MICHAEL ACKLEY Veteran singer-songwriter and Grammy winner Jim Lauderdale is having a big year. His latest record, Iem A Song, which was released earlier this summer is enjoying some of the most glowing reviews of his nearly three decade career. Lauderdale spoke to the Willco Arts Section about the state of Americana music, his ...
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WillCoArts joins Home Pages complete news coverage

WillCoArts joins Home Pages complete news coverage
From the Editor: KELLY GILFILLAN Williamson County has become a hotbed of food, entertainment and arts and your Home Pages frequently write about it in the regular Monday through Saturday publications. Today we introduce a regular Sunday special section WillCo Arts to showcase the talent we are surrounded by in Williamson County. Williamson County has ...
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