Down Home

June Open Poetry Hoot

Down Home 300 W Main St, Johnson City, TN, United States

Come along to the Down Home to read your work and listen to some fine local wordsmiths.*Sign up sheet opens at 6:40 and the readings begin at 7 sharp.Our reading lists have been filling up quickly, so please arrive early to get on the list. It is first come, first serve. We will have two rounds of about ten readers per round, eighteen readers total.We are trying to be better with time management, so please note that each poet gets up to 4 minutes. This includes any extra things you may want to say about your poem. We encourage you to practice your piece so you know how long it is, or take your phone up to the stage with...

Adeem the Artist

Down Home 300 W Main St, Johnson City, TN, United States

June 21st, 8pm: We're thrilled to welcome Adeem the Artist to the stage!Adeem has built a following by blending Appalachian musical influences and poetic flair with a healthy dose of comedic instinct.Their twang-studded gospel represents a worldview too often excluded from modern country music, one that converts shame into celebration. It turns out, people like the sound of embracing the parts of ourselves we’re told to bury.This will be a one of a kind show that you won't want to miss, so be sure to grab your tickets!

Webb Wilder Live at The Down Home

Down Home 300 W Main St, Johnson City, TN, United States

We can't wait for Webb Wilder on June 22nd! Mississippi Musician Hall of Fame icon Webb Wilder pleases and shocks, soothes and rocks, and meets every un-expectation. Equally versed in two glorious worlds, Rock and Roll - with a strong side of Outlaw Country (Webb prefers the term "PROGRESSIVE Country"). He is a force on tour, and a tour de force. He is the Last of the Full Grown Men, as well as Roots Rock Royalty. Show starts at 8pm!

Maygen & The Birdwatcher live at The Down Home

Down Home 300 W Main St, Johnson City, TN, United States

COME ENJOY THE MUSIC PLAYED IN THE SOUTH’S PREMIERE LISTENING ROOM!Music is a common ground for all kinds of folks and that’s why The Down Home’s “come as you are” atmosphere has truly been a treasured place to so many people. Established in 1976 to provide a listening, intimate setting for a wide range of artists, from Townes Van Zandt to Willie Dixon to Robin and Linda Williams. We've had theater, political rally’s, writers series, poetry slams, all night parties. Come as soon as the doors open and enjoy the ambience of a room surrounded in oak wood. We got a menu of some delicious items so you won’t be hungry while you’re enjoying the great music. MAYGEN & THE...

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