NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading Women 2018: Yolanda J. Jackson

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Women Yolanda J Jackson Yolanda J. Jackson, an educator, uses the landscape of Music City Nashville to create platforms for teachers and professionals from the entertainment industry to share knowledge to engage students to excel in high school and to gain transferable skills for employment. Yolanda is an educator for Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools. Currently, she holds the position of academy coach for Pearl-Cohn Entertainment Magnet High School. As an academy coach, she serves as a liaison between the school and the business community supporting the career academy model. The career academy approach is high school reform that attempts to create a more supportive and personalized learning [...]

The Homestead Manor Is The Official “Reception” Partner Of Leading African Americans In Music City 2018

Situated on 50 acres of land steeped in local history, the ca. 1819 Homestead Manor property is A. Marshall Family Food Inc.’s rural multi-layer hospitality concept, offering a wealth of dining, entertainment and educational opportunities to the community. Harvest at Homestead builds on Southern basics, borrowing influences from culinary traditions that have originated from kitchens across the map. Expect bold dishes and ground-breaking techniques, promoting our chefs’ individualism and ability to turn something simple into an innovative rendition. The Harvest menu rotates flavors according to the season’s yield, bringing rich, layered plates to life by way of our on-site organic gardens and neighboring farms that produce superior ingredients. Experience a farm-to-fork experience that brings both [...]

DrAlvin.Com Welcomes Maysa To Appear At The Gateway Jazz Festival Saturday July 29th

Gateway Jazz Festival is more than an outdoor concert, it’s an event! It’s a place to people-watch, eat, drink, mingle, relax, soak in the rays, and of course hear some of he coolest music performed by national recording smooth jazz artist. Our Jazz Festival will feature classy veterans who have set the standard to young lions taking the jazz scene by storm, all capturing the spirit of smooth jazz that knows no boundaries in exhilarating, intimate performances. Gateway Jazz Festival will become more of a reunion and celebration of friends, family, culture, music and life. Bring a chair and a blanket then sit back and relax to smooth jazz performed by some of [...]

DrAlvin.Com Welcomes Natural Wonder To City Winery Nashville On Sunday August 27th At 7:30pm. See You There!

Natural Wonder According to the old idiom, imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, but some subjects worthy of flattery are not so easily imitated, and in the age of the tribute band, many a giant of the American songbook goes without authentic tribute simply because the original article set the bar a little too high. Such seems to be the case with Stevie Wonder, the genius of composition and unparalleled vocal and instrumental ability who, throughout his career, has had the backing of some of the most formidable musicians in the industry. When one considers the colossal talent that is Stevie Wonder–the limitless voice and boundless multi-instrumental skill–it’s no mystery as to why there [...]

DrAlvin.Com Welcomes KC & The Sunshine Band To The Nashville Symphony

KC & The Sunshine Band Nashville Symphony Mixdown It’s the party event of the summer! With their distinctive “Miami sound,” KC & the Sunshine Band have been making people dance for four decades. Be there as these pioneers make their first Schermerhorn appearance, and shake your booty to these hits plus many more: (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty That’s the Way (I Like It) I’m Your Boogie Man Keep It Comin’ Love Get Down Tonight Please Don’t Go Boogie Shoes To order your tickets visit NashvilleSymphony.org or call 615.687.6400.

Blacklist by Jerry Ludwig chats with Dr. Alvin

Jerry Ludwig Click Here To Listen Today, people point fingers and shout, “terrorist!” Not long ago, the accusation was “Communist!” Many who testified before the House UnAmerican Activities Committee said they did so out of desperation and fear. Those who refused to speak were fired or blacklisted. Others fled rather than betray friends…or their belief in American liberty. David Weber and Jana Vardian were Hollywood’s golden children; their fathers, successful screenwriters, mingled with stars and studio moguls. Then HUAC shattered their idyll, sending David and his parents into exile in Europe; Jana’s father testified and soon became a famous director. Returning to Los Angeles as an adult to bury his father, David comes to the [...]