If you’ve been too wrapped up in the hustle and bustle of the season, and haven’t had the chance to hear some local Christmas music yet, fear not: you still have time to check out some great shows! Here’s a few suggestions to get you warmed up this coming week:
Sunday, December 15 – An East Nashville Christmas at 3rd & Lindsley, 8p.m. – $15 cover. Featuring Tim O’Brien, The David Mayfield Parade, Nora Jane Struthers, The Danberrys, Julie Lee, Derek Hoke & Jen Duke, The Nashville Horns, Bradford Lee Folk & The Bluegrass Playboys, Antonia Cove, Off the Wagon, Christian Sedelmyer & Friends, Grace Adele, Jeff & Vida, Ethan Ballinger, The Blow Jays, and Jamey Wood & Randall Russell.
Monday, December 16 – 8 off 8th Jingle Ball 2013 at Mercy Lounge and the High Watt, 9p.m. – free. Featuring Jung Youth, The Young International, Majestico, Buffalo Rodeo, Sol Cat, Black Sea Royalty, Kristen Capolino, The Harmaleighs, Pilot Rogue, Lauren Rentala, Body of Light, Classic Williams, and That’s My Kid.
Wednesday, December 18 – Music City Roots’ Electric Western Holiday Show at the Loveless Café Barn, 7p.m. – $10 cover, or $5 with student ID. Featuring Ricky Young and Joel King (The Wild Feathers), Steelism, Andrew Combs, Los Colognes, Escondido, and Derek Hoke.
Thursday, December 19 – The Celebration of Elves ’13 at 3rd & Lindsley, 7p.m. – $12 in advance; $15 at the door; or $10 at the door with a canned food donation. Hosted by Jason Eskridge, and featuring The McCrary Sisters, Michael B. Hicks, Dani Elliott, Luke Bulla, Nickie Conley, and Maureen Murphy.
Saturday, December 21 - Mike Farris' Most Amazing Christmas For All featuring The Roseland Rhythm Revue with very special guests The Fairfield Four at 3rd & Lindsley, 8p.m. – $20 cover