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Randall Brown

Title: Entertainment writer
Department: Editorial/Entertainment
Contact: 865-342-6446 | Send Randall an email

Recent Work

  • 10 Days Out Dec. 9, 2011 Published 12/08/2011 at 4:02 p.m.

    Holiday happenings, indie rockers and new movies are among the fun things to do coming up in the next 10 days.

  • 10 Days Out events spotlight: Dec. 2, 2011 Published 12/01/2011 at 3:07 p.m.

    Trendsetting hip-hop icon Snoop Dogg will entertain at 9 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, at The Valarium, 112 Ramsey St.

  • 10 Days Out spotlight of events Nov. 25, 2011 Published 11/23/2011 at 2:49 p.m.

    Charles Dickens' classic Christmas-time play "A Christmas Carol" will be presented through Dec. 18 at the Clarence Brown Theatre on the University of Tennessee campus.

  • 10 Days Out Nov. 18-27, 2011 Published 11/17/2011 at 12:48 p.m.

    Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem reunite with Kermit, Miss Piggy and the rest of the legendary Muppets gang to stage a telethon to save their theater in the new film comedy "The Muppets."

  • 10 Days Out spotlight of events: Nov. 11-20, 2011 Published 11/10/2011 at 5:12 p.m.

    Veteran rock troubadour John Mellencamp will present his "No Better Than This" tour at the Civic Auditorium, 500 Howard Baker Jr. Ave., following a screening of the film documentary "It's About You."

  • 10 Days Out spotlight of events for Nov. 4-13, 2011 Published 11/03/2011 at 12:43 p.m.

    Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds, a nine-piece soul and funk orchestra from Brooklyn, N.Y., will entertain, along with New Orleans band Flow Tribe, at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, at the Square Room.

  • 10 Days Out: Oct. 28-Nov. 6, 2011 Published 10/27/2011 at 2:10 p.m.

    Unknown Hinson brings his raucous mix of country & western-tinged "psychobilly" rock to the area just in time for Halloween weekend. Also known as the voice of Early Cuyler on the animated series "Squidbillies," Hinson and band will perform at ...

  • 10 Days Out: Oct. 21-30 Published 10/20/2011 at 11:26 a.m.

    The Black Cadillacs will entertain along with Kelsey's Woods, The Barstool Romeos and Cutthroat Shamrock 1-7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, during the 2011 Brewers' Jam at World's Fair Park.

  • 10 Days Out Oct. 14-23 Published 10/13/2011 at 1:39 p.m.

    Rock 'n' roll ensemble Jonathan Tyler & The Northern Lights will be fully visible at 8 p.m. at The Shed at Smoky Mountain Harley-Davidson, 1820 Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville. The band from Dallas, Texas, likes to emphasize its balance of ...

  • 10 Days Out events spotlight for Oct. 7-16, 2011 Published 10/06/2011 at 3:29 p.m.

    Moliere's comedy "Tartuffe," will be presented through Oct. 23 in the Lab Theatre of the Clarence Brown Theatre on the University of Tennessee campus. In the play, scheming Tartuffe gains influence over the wealthy Orgon.

  • 10 Days Out events spotlight for Sept. 30-Oct. 9 Updated 09/29/2011 at 5:40 p.m.

    The exhibit "Floral Photography" will feature extreme close-up images of flowers, as seen below, by Bobby Ray Strange on display through Nov. 4 at the Knoxville Tomato Head, 12 Market Square. Other upcoming events include concerts by the Charlie Daniels ...

  • 10 Days Out: Sept. 16-25 Published 09/15/2011 at 5:24 p.m.

    Knoxville band Royal Bangs, fresh off a European tour, will present two shows on Saturday, Sept. 17, at Pilot Light, 106 E. Jackson Ave. Also in 10 Days Out: The Necks, Cafe Noir, Carla Bozulich and more.

  • 10 Days Out Sept. 9-18, 2011: Jeff the Brotherhood, Gabe Dixon, .38 Special, movies and more Published 09/08/2011 at 3:58 p.m.

    Events for Sept. 9-18 include concerts by Jeff the Brotherhood, Ten Out of Tenn, .38 Special and more. Plus, upcoming movies include "I Don't Know How She Does It" and "Drive."

  • 10 Days Out Sept. 2-11, 2011: Dirty Guv'nahs, Elizabeth Cook, 'Attack the Block' Published 09/01/2011 at 5:04 p.m.

    10 Days Out: Sept. 2-11, 2011 -- Info on upcoming concerts by Elizabeth Cook, The Dirty Guv'nahs, ZZ Top and more, plus movies such as "Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star" and "Attack the Block."

  • 10 Days Out spotlight of events Aug. 26-Sept. 4, 2011 Published 08/25/2011 at 4:48 p.m.

    The 10 Days Out spotlight of events for Friday-Sunday, Aug. 26-Sept. 4, 2011, includes: Erick Baker, January Avenue, The Donkeys, Epic Superfail, "The Debt," "Shark Night," Kentucky Headhunters and Boomsday.

  • 10 Days Out: Aug. 19-28, 2011 Published 08/18/2011 at 6:32 p.m.

    The 10 Days Out events spotlight for Aug. 19-28, 2011, features info on concerts by Brad Blackwell, Gillian Welch & David Rawlings and James McMurtry; the upcoming film "Our Idiot Brother" and more.

  • Gillian Welch, Tommy Emmanuel, Josh Ritter, Trailer Park Boys coming to Knoxville theaters Published 06/17/2011 at 11:37 a.m.

    Here are some upcoming concerts with tickets available Friday, June 17: Gillian Welch and David Rawlings; Tommy Emmanuel, Josh Ritter. Tickets for "Trailer Park Boys Live" will go on sale June 24.

  • Dogwood Arts' 2011 Rhythm N' Blooms festival schedule Updated 03/23/2011 at 3:01 p.m.

    The Rhythm N' Blooms American roots-music music festival, part of the 2011 Dogwood Arts Festival, will be Friday-Sunday, April 1-3, in downtown Knoxville and at the Knoxville Botanical Gardens and Arboretum. Here is the schedule of performers.

  • 10 Days Out events spotlight: 'Majesty of the Trumpet' and more Published 11/04/2010 at 3:21 p.m.

    The Knoxville Jazz Orchestra will present "The Majesty of the Trumpet" with Marcus Printup at 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 8, at The Square Room, 4 Market Square.

  • Abigail Washburn Updated 11/02/2010 at 5:10 p.m.

    Abigail Washburn and guests will perform at the Relix Variety Theater.

  • Free Filter Updated 10/27/2010 at 10:23 a.m.

    Rock band Filter will perform in a free concert at The Valarium.

  • Faun Fables Updated 10/20/2010 at 11:01 a.m.

    Theatrical folk-music duo Faun Fables will perform Sunday at Pilot Light.

  • Get Smart Updated 10/11/2010 at 11:45 a.m.

    The Smart Brothers will entertain at Preservation Pub.

  • 'It's Kind of a Funny Story' Updated 10/05/2010 at 11:21 p.m.

    Zach Galifianakis and Keir Gilchrist star in the offbeat comedy "It's Kind of a Funny Story."

  • Mindy Smith Updated 09/24/2010 at 5:02 p.m.

    Singer-songwriter Mindy Smith will return to town to perform at The Square Room.

  • 'You Again' Updated 09/21/2010 at 11:35 a.m.

    Kristen Bell stars in the new movie "You Again."

  • Frontier Ruckus Day Updated 09/16/2010 at 11:42 a.m.

    Frontier Ruckus will perform twice on Thursday.

  • 'The American' Updated 08/31/2010 at 11:39 a.m.

    George Clooney goes undercover in "The American."

  • 'Get Low' Updated 08/25/2010 at 11:11 a.m.

    Robert Duvall and Bill Murray star in "Get Low."

  • Warpaint Updated 08/16/2010 at 1:08 p.m.

    Warpaint will perform at 10 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 19, at Pilot Light.

  • 'Eat, Pray, Love' Updated 08/09/2010 at 8:05 p.m.

    Julia Roberts stars in the film "Eat, Pray, Love."

  • Comedy at the Bijou Updated 08/03/2010 at 2:42 p.m.

    Comedians Kyle Kinane, left, and Patton Oswalt will perform Saturday at the Bijou Theatre.

  • Tennessee Shines Updated 07/23/2010 at 5:06 p.m.

    John Cowan will show up all over town for musical treats

  • Cowboy Junkies Day Updated 07/21/2010 at 6:22 p.m.

    Cowboy Junkies will entertain at Disc Exchange and the Bijou.

  • 'Inception' Updated 07/14/2010 at 5:51 p.m.

    Leonardo DiCaprio stars in "Inception."

  • 'Despicable Me' Updated 07/08/2010 at 8:53 a.m.

    Steve Carell provides the voice of Gru in "Despicable Me."

  • Hard Knox Blues Bash Updated 06/28/2010 at 12:39 p.m.

    Labron Lazenby & LA3 will perform during the Hard Knox Blues Bash.

  • Will Hoge Updated 06/23/2010 at 3:48 p.m.

    Singer-songwriter Will Hoge will perform at The Square Room.

  • 'Toy Story 3' Updated 06/16/2010 at 5:37 p.m.

    "Toy Story 3" opens this week in area theaters.

  • 'Gems of the Sea' Updated 06/06/2010 at 10:29 a.m.

    The exhibit "Shells: Gems of the Sea" will be on display through Sept. 5 at the McClung Museum.

  • Neil Young Updated 05/26/2010 at 8:31 p.m.

    Living rock 'n' roll legend Neil Young will perform at the Civic Auditorium.

  • 'MacgRuber'! Updated 05/19/2010 at 11:09 a.m.

    Saturday Night Live comic actor Will Forte blows up onto the big screen as "MacGruber."

  • 'Robin Hood' Updated 05/10/2010 at 10:21 a.m.

    Russell Crower and Cate Blanchett star in the new film "Robin Hood."

  • Sundown in the City Updated 05/05/2010 at 5:55 p.m.

    Jill Andrews and the Eli Young Band will entertain at Market Square.

  • Bluegrass! Updated 04/28/2010 at 6:25 p.m. 2 Comments

    Cherryholmes and Ralph Stanley will perform at the Clayton Center.

  • Mustang Sally Updated 04/20/2010 at 12:13 p.m.

    Country and rhythm & blues band Mustang Sally will entertain at The Shed.

  • 'Death at a Funeral' Updated 04/14/2010 at 1:36 p.m.

    Tracy Morgan and Chris Rock, left, star in the comedy "Death at a Funeral."

  • The Accidentals Updated 04/07/2010 at 6:38 p.m.

    Blues, soul and R&B band Jenna & The Accidentals will perform during Alive After Five at the KMA.

  • 'Clash of the Titans' Updated 03/31/2010 at 7:07 p.m.

    Sam Worthington stars in the fantasy-action film "Clash of the Titans."

  • Clogs Updated 03/24/2010 at 5:43 p.m.

    Nouveau classical ensemble Clogs will perform during the Big Ears Festival.

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