Cock ’n’ Roll: Totally Snake at The 5 Spot (Photo: Steve Cross)
Accidental Music: Singer-songwriter Samantha Crain’s literary-minded songs are vibrant expansions on folk music (Playing Wednesday, 4th 5:30 and 8 p.m. at The Basement.)
Back-Porch Music: Tony Joe White’s new Deep Cuts ﬁnds his nostalgia sweet and earned (Playing Friday, 30th at the Frist Center.)
Hip-Hop Humorist: MC Chris drops science and other nerdy pursuits (Playing Wednesday, 4th at Exit/In.)
In2 the Future: On Waves on Waves’ debut full-length, the intimate harmonies hold everything together (Playing Sunday, 1st at The End w/Mother Father & Denitia Odigie.)
Scenecast Episode 134 puts the you in June with sonic tonic from Fundamental Elements, Scratch Track, Larry Cordle and Lonesome Standard Time, Old Rugged CrossDressers, Terrastock Tea Party, Waves on Waves, Emery, Paleo, Earl Greyhound, Black Hollies, Porter Wagoner Artists and Anglers Fishing Tournament and a tribute to Jimmy Fallon.
In The Spin: Corndawg, Totally Snake, Stories That Live.
Our Critics' Picks: Lair of the Minotaur, Old Rugged Crossdressers, Terrastock Tea Party, Paleo, Black Hollies & more.