Tennessee Shines is WDVX’s weekly radio show hosted by Bob Deck and Paige Travis on the stage of the Knoxville Visitor Center every Monday at 7 p.m. and broadcast live on WDVX FM and WDVX.com. Tickets are $10, free for students with valid ID and children ages 14 and under. Tickets are available in advance at the WDVX Blue Plate Special, noon weekdays and Saturdays at the Knoxville Visitor Center, or at the door beginning at 6 p.m. on the night of the show.
Tennessee Shines celebrates East Tennessee’s musical and broadcasting heritage by featuring top-notch musicians from near and far, interviews, spoken-word artists, audience trivia, and other surprises. The radio portion is an hour-long with an extended set for the studio audience. Previous guests include Chip Taylor & the New Ukrainians, Chuck Prophet, Chuck Mead, Chuck Brodsky, Chris Smither, Julie Lee & the Babydaddies featuring Kenny Vaughan, Jay Clark, Scott McMahan, Shannon Whitworth & Barrett Smith, Caroline Herring, The Steel Wheels and many more. Look here for artist booking information.