Rhythm And Brews To Close In September; Dougher To Book Talent At Choo Choo Complex

Monday, August 3, 2015
Mike Dougher and Lea Carter
Mike Dougher and Lea Carter
- photo by Mark Herndon

Rhythm and Brews will close in September, and manager Mike Dougher will assist Monica Maples Kinsey in booking talent at the Chattanooga Choo venues.

The Choo Choo is opening a new Revelry Room, and its Track 29 is moving into the former Centennial Theater.

Rhythm and Brews has operated downtown for 16 years.

Mike Dougher with Hank & Cupcakes
Mike Dougher with Hank & Cupcakes
- photo by Mark Herndon

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