All in the Family, Out & About Nashville’s monthly events and entertainment column, spotlights performances, productions and presentations by (inter)nationally recognized artists in our LGBTQ family. Whether you’re a reader, a record lover or a rabid concert goer, May has a fix for you. Here are the highlights:
The Indigo Girls will contribute a track on Cover Stories: Brandi Carlile Celebrates 10 Years of The Story – An Album to Benefit War Child, a charity tribute album on which various artists cover songs from Carlile's 2007 studio album, The Story. Also featured on the record are Shovels & Rope, Dolly Parton, Kris Kristofferson, Old Crow Medicine Show, Jim James, The Avett Brothers, Anderson East, The Secret Sisters, Torres, Margo Price, Ruby Amanfu, Pearl Jam, and Adele.
Pop/rock singer/songwriter LP will mark the release of her fourth full-length studio album on the 5th.
5/12 – PWR BTTM releases Pageant
Queer punk duo PWR BTTM will drop its second full-length album on the 12th.
5/13 – Indigo Girls play City Winery
The iconic folk/rock duet will perform at Joan Osborne’s 4th Annual Mother’s Day Benefit Concert at the Winery.
5/19 & 5/21 – Brandy Clark plays City Winery
Grammy-nominated country singer/songwriter Brandy Clark will appear for two nights at the Winery – the first of which is sold out – with special guest Charlie Worsham.
Pop/rock singer/songwriter LP will perform at 3&L in support of her brand new record, Lost on You.
Prolific author Rita Mae Brown will publish her latest feline-focused work of fiction at the end of the month.
Noted humor writer David Sedaris will celebrate the publication of his latest book, one of the most anticipated titles of the year, on the 30th.
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