Nashville Pride shows how far LGBT rights have come while advocating for a more equal future

Nashville Pride shows how far LGBT rights have come while advocating for a more equal future

More than an excuse to wear a colorful outfit, the month of June serves as an opportunity for the LGBT community to be seen, heard and welcomed. “Pride is seeing a 14 year old trans kid being able to be completely themselves without hesitation,” said Phil Cobucci, community affairs director […]

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Bonnaroo U gives Belmont student an inside look into the festival

Bonnaroo U gives Belmont student an inside look into the festival

VNN’s Caitlin Alexander went behind-the-scenes at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival to find out what Belmont students experienced during the Bonnaroo University program. — Video produced and edited by Caitlin Alexander and Ben Sherrill.

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Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival delivers strong lineup and  one-of-a-kind experience

Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival delivers strong lineup and one-of-a-kind experience

For the 18th year in a row, Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival delivered a jam-packed four days of music, art, food and fun. The 2019 lineup featured big names like Childish Gambino, Post Malone, The Lumineers and Phish, along with a wide array of smaller artists. Musical acts performed across […]

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Bonnaroo Q&A: Nashville-based Sun Seeker talks DIY scene, Cardi B and breakfast

Bonnaroo Q&A: Nashville-based Sun Seeker talks DIY scene, Cardi B and breakfast

As a four-piece rock band based out of Nashville, Sun Seeker has made waves in the local DIY scene and built up a fan base in cities around the U.S.. On Sunday, the band will take the Bonnaroo stage for the first time ever. Alex, Asher, Ben and Rodrigo sat […]

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CMA Fest 2019 takes over Music City

CMA Fest 2019 takes over Music City

Despite thunder, lightning and scattered rain, thousands of country music fans made the pilgrimage to Music City for 2019’s CMA Fest. For the 48th annual CMA Fest downtown Nashville received the usual festival makeover, replacing the bumper-to-bumper traffic of Broadway with vendors, food trucks and 11 different stages. This year’s […]

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Office Concerts: Dott.

Office Concerts: Dott.

Belmont band Dott. performs “Two Tones” and “Shattered Room” in this week’s office concert.

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TPAC 2019-2020 Broadway season brings hit after hit to Music City

TPAC 2019-2020 Broadway season brings hit after hit to Music City

The Tennessee Performing Arts Center officially announced its 2019 to 2020 HCA/TriStar Health Broadway season Tuesday evening and introduced their new CEO and President Jennifer Turner. Turner will assume the role after the retirement of former CEO and President Kathleen O’Brien. “I have grown to feel wonderful about my retirement […]

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Photos: Senior Art Exhibition 2019

Photos: Senior Art Exhibition 2019

Students gathered in the Leu Art Gallery to celebrate the work from art students at the Senior Art Exhibition on Tuesday.   — Photos by Chloe Eberhardt.

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Record Store Day celebrates Nashville’s love for vinyl

Record Store Day celebrates Nashville’s love for vinyl

This Saturday, record stores all around the world will celebrate Record Store Day, the annual event centered around the culture of independently owned record stores. “Record Store Day is always the biggest day of the year for us,” says Luke Wooten, the manager at Boulevard Record Shop. “We’ve got people […]

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Students showcase talent in An Evening of Opera Scenes

Students showcase talent in An Evening of Opera Scenes

“An Evening of Opera Scenes” filled the Massey Performing Arts Center with comedy, love, drama and satire on Monday night. Presented by Belmont’s Opera Theatre, the event was built upon seven different scenes selected by Dr. Kristi Whitten, performed by students and accompanied by Frances Ho. After a short introduction […]

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Photo Review: Top Belmont talent converges for unforgettable Best of the Best 2019

Photo Review: Top Belmont talent converges for unforgettable Best of the Best 2019

Some of Belmont’s most talented musicians and producers came together Saturday night to create a performance almost a year in the making. The result? Best of the Best Showcase 2019. The evening featured performances from the winners of the four 2018 to 2019 showcases, along with the ASCAP Writers Night […]

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Belmont celebrates spring with annual SAPB Block Party

Belmont celebrates spring with annual SAPB Block Party

Nothing says spring at Belmont like the scent of fresh squeezed lemonade and cotton candy and the sporadic crash of a cymbal with a bandana tied to it. Oh, and did someone say free food? Students, families, children and staff celebrated in true Belmont fashion with a day of free […]

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