PARAMOUNT RECEIVES GIFT FOR NEW STAGE CURTAINS

Bristol, TN – If you have been to The Paramount in Bristol lately, you may have noticed the beautiful new red curtains framing our stage. Gone are the 25-year-old curtains that were deteriorating, and presented a safety hazard for performers and our stagehands. We are extraordinarily grateful to the Massengill-DeFriece Foundation for generously underwriting the […]

PRESS RELEASE: COREY SMITH TO PERFORM AT PARAMOUNT BRISTOL ON NOV. 11

Contact: Catherine Hausman chausman@paramountbristol.org 423-274-8921 COREY SMITH TO PERFORM AT PARAMOUNT BRISTOL ON NOV. 11  Bristol, TN – American singer-songwriter and guitarist Corey Smith is coming to Paramount Bristol as part of his Great Wide Underground Tour. In a genre whose biggest artists tend to be those signed to major label deals, Corey Smith is […]

PRESS RELEASE: The Paramount Chamber Players Presents “Pure Classics”

SEPTEMBER 4, 2017 For Release: IMMEDIATE Contact: Craig Combs, 423-968-3385, players@paramountplayers.com The Paramount Chamber Players (TPCP) present Pure Classics, a program celebrating the music of the Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven in four Tri-Cities venues on October 5-9, 2017 A 65 Mustang, the I Love Lucy Show, and Elvis’ Can’t Help Falling in Love with You […]

PRESS RELEASE: Knoxville Comedian Henry Cho Performs September 23rd

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. BRISTOL, TN – Bristol gets another top notch comedic performance on Saturday, September 23rd at 8pm in experienced and hilarious stand up comic Henry Cho. Born and raised in Knoxville, his southern charm style of telling stories and jokes is second to none. “I’m an Asian with a Southern accent,” remarks Cho, “To […]

PRESS RELEASE: Country Cool Comedy Tour

A trio of talented female comedians is coming to Paramount Bristol Saturday July 22nd at 8pm! TICKETS. FACEBOOK EVENT. For additional media or contacts, send email to pr@paramountbristol.org. Country Cool is a straight-shootin’, no-holds-barred comedy show that laughs at what we’re all dealin’ with…the “this can’t really be happening” moments in life that make us […]

Dean Dillon’s songs hold his heart and soul (by Tom Netherland)

(Source)  Summon the line “you’re as smooth as Tennessee whiskey, you’re as sweet as strawberry wine.” Chris Stapleton sold a million records with those lines nearly two years ago. David Allan Coe sang them in 1981 followed by George Jones in 1983. Dean Dillon wrote “Tennessee Whiskey” and you can bet your boots and spurs […]

With Dave Mason, comes major rock ‘n’ roll history

(By Tom Netherland. Source) Upon the stoop of rock ‘n’ roll history resides Dave Mason. A witness to and participant in a number of seminal moments in time marked as remarkable fill Mason’s past. Slide in alongside the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member when he visits Bristol’s Paramount Center for the Arts on June […]

PRESS RELEASE: Announcing Military Vet 50% Discount for Dave Mason Shows

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. BRISTOL, TN – Paramount Bristol announces half price tickets for active and former service men and women to see Dave Mason – “Aone Together Again” tour. Paramount Bristol June 29 & 30. Doors open 7PM, Showtime 8PM. Official Dave Mason Press Release and Materials here. This means any veteran has access to this show […]