5 Concerts to Attend this Week

1. The Beasley Brothers Christmas Show

Beasley Brothers

Mockingbird Theater, 230 Franklin Road, Franklin
Friday, December 13, 7:30 p

The Beasley Brothers, based in Nashville, are bringing their Christmas concert to Franklin, TN, for the first time. It’s a family-friendly show featuring Christmas classics, modern Christmas hits, and even a few Christmas originals! The show will also feature other local artists as special guests. The Beasley Brothers is a rock/country band featuring brothers Lawson and Jackson Beasley.

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2. Boombox


Mercy Lounge, 1 Cannery Row, Nashville
Friday, December 13, 9 p

Boombox is a mix of blues, funk, rock, and soul. The band first emerged in 2004, with singer/songwriter Zion Rock Godchaux. Fans can expect to hear their latest album released in 2018, Western Voodoo and more.

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3. The First Ladies of Bluegrass

First Ladies of Bluegrass

CMA Theater, 222 5th Avenue South, Nashville
Wednesday, December 11, 7:30 p

The First Ladies of Bluegrass, an all-star band that includes Alison Brown (banjo), Becky Buller (fiddle), Sierra Hull (mandolin), Missy Raines (bass) and Molly Tuttle (guitar), will take the stage at the CMA Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum, as part of the museum’s American Currents Concert Series. The First Ladies of Bluegrass are featured in the American Currents exhibit which carefully examines the noteworthy figures and events in country music’s recent past. Each musician from the First Ladies of Bluegrass is the first woman to win the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) award for instrumentalist of the year in her respective category. The genesis of the group was a 2017 session for Raine’s album Royal Traveller, for which the five women assembled to record “Swept Away” as a tribute to the song’s writer, Laurie Lewis. Produced by Brown, “Swept Away” was named Recorded Event of the Year at the 2018 IBMA Awards

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4. Scarritt Bennett Christmas Concert

Scarritt Bennett Center

Scarritt Bennett, 1008 19th Avenue South, Nashville
Monday, December 9 – Friday, December 13, 1 p

Scarritt Bennett’s Christmas Lunches and Concerts are a highlight of the Nashville Christmas season. Enjoy a 4-course banquet lunch prepared by Scarritt Bennett’s Executive Chef Jennifer Threadgill and served in the historic Susie Gray Dining Hall. Afterward, join your fellow attendees for a free concert in the breathtaking Wightman Chapel. 2019 Event Information Dates: December 9, 10, 11, and 12 Times: 11:30 am (Lunch), 1:00 pm (Concert) Location: Susie Gray Dining Hall (Lunch), Wightman Chapel (Concert) Cost: $35 (lunch) |  Concerts are FREE and open to the public. Registration for the lunches full but you can still enjoy the concert.

5. Christy and Nathan Nockels Family Christmas

Christy Nockels

Franklin Theatre, 419 Main Street, Franklin
Monday, December 9, 7 p

It’s the third year for the family Christmas show. The show title Night of Hope, A Family Christmas will have special guest Molley Moody.

Christy & Nathan live in Franklin, Tennessee with their three beautiful children: Noah, Elliana, and Annie Rose. When they’re not focused on parenting, producing, and writing, they love to spend time making their house, affectionately called Keeper’s Branch, a home.

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