Knoxville's continuing to make a name for itself, thanks to AC Entertainment and their newest festival Big Ears. The avant-garde weekend long festival's is "to offer an exciting and dynamic platform of musical and artistic discovery, presenting a variety of adventurous, exploratory concerts and performances, installations, discussions, and interactive experiences by artists possessed of singular and unique visions that stand apart from the mainstream."
ANTONY AND THE JOHNSONS • FENNESZ (solo), FENNESZ/LINKOUS/MINOR • MICHAEL GIRA (Swans / Angels of Light) • PHILIP GLASS • JON HASSELL + MAARIFA STREET • MATMOS • THE NECKS • NEGATIVLAND • PAULINE OLIVEROS • WENDY SUTTER • SHAKING RAY LEVIS • BURNING STAR CORE • NED ROTHENBERG • LARKIN GRIMM • DAN DEACON • NICOLAS COLLINS • SAN AGUSTIN • NEIL HAMBURGER • LUMINESCENT ORCHESTRII • FENCE KITCHEN • SXIP SHIREY • DAVID DANIELL
This will certainly help to continue the legacy of further promoting and introducing listeners to all kinds of music, entertainment and art, as well as to the city of Knoxville, by the folks at AC Entertainment.
For more info, see Big Ears on MySpace, Facebook and Twitter.