Chattanooga’s Live Music Scene – Those Crazy Musicians Are At It Again!

Bud’s Sportsbar Hosts Benefit Sunday With Danny Shirley, Nathan Farrow and more!

Saturday, February 9, 2013 - by Bob Payne
Benefit For Roger Carlton Sunday
Benefit For Roger Carlton Sunday

Those crazy Chattanooga musicians who give much more than they ever receive are at it again. This Sunday, February 10, Bud’s Sportsbar will feature music all day long in a relief effort for fellow musician Roger Carlton of the Bounty Hunter Band. Roger has been battling cancer the past few months. The public, age 21 and up, is encouraged to attend and enjoy Chattanooga’s finest bands.

Scheduled to appear are Preston Parris, Tim & Reece, Crossfire Band, The Hillbilly Sins, Husky Burnette, Bounty Hunter, Aunt Betty, Skinny Molly, Ragdolls, Crossfire, Nathan Farrow, Channing Wilson, and Confederate Railroad’s Danny Shirley.

There will be auctions and drawings for merchandise throughout the day. Music begins at 1 p.m. and runs until midnight continuous. Bud’s is located on Brainerd Rd across from Brainerd Village Shopping Center.

For local music info, try www.chattanoogaentertainers.com or www.chattanooganightscope.com. They both have great local music info and schedules. For local info on Country music, try Jim Boles’ site www.chattacountry.ning.com.

Email Bob Payne at davrik2000@yahoo.com or catch him on Facebook at www.facebook.com/davrik2000 .


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