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Garth Brooks to play at The Ryman

Garth Brooks holding a guitar and laughing with the audience.
Photo: Kevin Mazur/BBMA2020/Getty Images for dcp

After years of touring stadiums and arenas, Garth Brooks announced two intimate shows at the Mother Church of Country Music.

  • Brooks will play at The Ryman Auditorium Nov. 19 and 20.

Nashville's new Music Monday is heavy on the Isbell

Jason Isbell singing and playing guitar at an event in August.
Jason Isbell singing at an event in August. Photo: Erika Goldring/WireImage

In a bit of an upset for a Nashville-based playlist, it took until Week 3 for readers to drop some Jason Isbell suggestions for our Music Monday playlist. Isbell is in the midst of his residency at the Ryman Auditorium.

  • Shout out to readers Cathy, Carl, Jami, James, Hank and Michael for recommendations this week.

Frist Art Museum's Art Deco explosion

An art-deco era Electrolux vacuum, one of more than 140 pieces in the new Frist exhibit.
An art-deco era Electrolux vacuum, one of about 140 pieces in the new Frist exhibit. Photo courtesy of The Frist Art Museum

The Frist Art Museum is launching a new exhibition celebrating the unmistakable Art Deco style of the 1920s and 1930s.

  • Open Friday, the exhibition includes about 140 pieces, from paintings and sculptures to vacuums and a 1930 Ford Model A.

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