Bonnaroo is back and asking Manchester, TN officials for annexation

Mar 01, 2021 at 06:46 am by WGNS

Officials with the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival have officially requested that the city of Manchester annex its property to officially become a part of the city of Manches.... Read More

Murfreesboro’s Church Street Gallery Launches “ArtTalks” Conversation Event Series

Feb 23, 2021 at 06:40 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO — For the proprietors of downtown Murfreesboro’s Church Street Gallery (CSG), the choice of what artwork will adorn their space isn’t about.... Read More

Community Gift of Encouragement and Hope Through Creativity

Feb 19, 2021 at 09:41 am by WGNS

(Murfreesboro, TN) – A group of 21 local artists gave a creative gift to our community to encourage a better 2021 through a pop-up mural at the Walnut House in Murfreesb.... Read More

21st-century technology boosts old-time music Feb. 12 at MTSU Center for Popular Music’s new ‘unconference’

Feb 10, 2021 at 10:57 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Center for Popular Music at Middle Tennessee State University is tuning up for a new series of special "unconferences" about&nbs.... Read More

MTSU, Chris Young celebrate grand opening of ‘Chris Young Cafe,’ unveiling of Tennessee Music Pathways marker

Feb 01, 2021 at 07:39 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Multiplatinum entertainer and former Middle Tennessee State University student Chris Young returned to his hometown W.... Read More

Photo of the Day: Overcoming

Jan 25, 2021 at 07:00 am by WGNS

by Scott Walker Looking to better himself and get clean, he made the move from Atlanta, Georgia to Nashville, Tennessee to enter rehab. 13 Years after making that move, he is.... Read More

Photo of the Day: ONE LOVE

Jan 22, 2021 at 06:20 pm by WGNS

Blog entry by Scott Walker: “Good morning neighbor, hello friends,” he said as people passed by failing to notice him or to listen to his music.Despite the bli.... Read More

MTSU to Host the Jan. 27th Grand Opening of the Chris Young Café

Jan 21, 2021 at 09:18 am by WGNS

MTSU alumnus and multi-platinum entertainer Chris Young will be on hand in his hometown for the unveiling of his Tennessee Music Pathways marker, a custom.... Read More

Murfreesboro Art League Exhibit in City Hall Rotunda

Dec 08, 2020 at 02:15 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Beginning Tuesday, December 8, the Murfreesboro Art League will exhibit members’ works of art in the City Hall Rotunda at 111 W. Vine St.... Read More

MTSU students help local, world artists promote peace on UN’s day for people with disabilities

Dec 02, 2020 at 09:51 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU speech and dance students are helping to help mark the United Nations’ International Day of Persons with Disabilitie.... Read More

MTSU’s 'Missing Piece' collaboration showcases arts, sciences in real-life skills

Nov 25, 2020 at 12:00 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — A well-rounded education incorporates both arts and sciences to give students the tools to build the careers — and the lives &mdash.... Read More

Laureate Show in Rotunda ends Thursday

Oct 28, 2020 at 11:47 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro, TN — Thursday, October 29 is the last opportunity to see the Laureate Display at the Rotunda at City Hall. 2020 marks the third year of the Murfreesboro La.... Read More

MTSU's Fall Creative Writing Conference goes virtual for 2020

Oct 07, 2020 at 10:08 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — There’s plenty of room for area writers in the virtual classroom this year as MTSU conducts its Fall Creative Writin.... Read More

MTSU Arts produce Romeo and Juliet Play

Sep 24, 2020 at 02:11 pm by WGNS

The production of a play written by William Shakespeare will be performed at the MTSU Tucker Theater... (Soundbyte below on WGNSradio.com)…You can learn more about the.... Read More

Local Arts in Rutherford County - Production

Sep 21, 2020 at 10:03 am by WGNS

Count Drahoon’s Feature of Fright, a podcast based out of Murfreesboro, TN; will now be a part of Troma Now!, the official streaming service of Troma Entertainment; one.... Read More

MTSU's new fall faculty exhibit brings art back to life

Aug 04, 2020 at 11:30 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Remember visiting an art exhibit, standing quietly in a large space with a handful of other aficionados, appreciating the work of creative peo.... Read More

COMING SOON: Roots Rendezvous, Saturday August 8th at Noon

Aug 03, 2020 at 08:30 am by WGNS

(Murfreesboro, TN) SATURDAY, AUGUST 8TH AT NOON, Roots Rendezvous produced by Uncle Dave Macon Days and hosted by radio and Opry personality, Marcia Campbell will present the.... Read More

Josh Turner joins lineup as Friday headliner, alongside Sunday headliner Kip Moore

Jul 30, 2020 at 06:30 am by WGNS

The home of Jack Daniels welcomes the return of the second-annual Lynchburg Music Fest – the first event of its kind in this historically dry county. With special thanks.... Read More

Murfreesboro Greenway Art Festival to be VIRTUAL

Jul 28, 2020 at 10:46 am by WGNS

The Greenway Art Festival in Murfreesboro is nearing. Becky Johnson with the Murfreesboro Parks and Rec Department told WGNS…The Greenway Art Festival is a juried show.... Read More

TN Arts Commission Awards Over $5.2 Million in CARES Act, State and Federal Funding

Jul 14, 2020 at 09:57 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Arts Commission has awarded 359 Fiscal Year 2021 Annual Grants totaling $5,214,158 to help fund arts and cultural activities for nonprofit arts organizations, sc.... Read More