Lucero lead singer Ben Nichols turns to the Memphis Symphony Orchestra during their Opus One collaboration. At one point in the night, Nichols shared with the audience, "I had no idea how this was going to turn out, but I had so much fun." And yes, the man can rock just as well wearing a button-up shirt as he can in a t-shirt and camo hat.
12 May 2012

3 ways to rock in Memphis

It’s hard to untangle music and history in Memphis. That’s a good thing. For me, the city’s rhythmic roots make the live music experience richer...

iroquois race
10 May 2012

Race to the Steeplechase

A bugle sounds, calling the foxhounds to rally for the hunt. Men clad in hunting scarlets sit proudly on sleek horses and trot down the...

beartracegolfcourse1, cumberland mtn. state park, crossville, provided by state parks
3 May 2012

Tee it up in Tennessee

It might surprise golfers to learn the Cumberland Plateau was once considered a vast wasteland. The plateau, which starts about 50 miles west of Knoxville,...