Performances Reviews

Big Ears 2023 Review

Source: BrooklynVegan…probably the first of many.

Big Ears 2023 wrapped up with John Zorn’s Cobra, Algiers, Oneohtrix Point Never, more (review)
Plus: Marc Ribot Y Los Cubanos Postizos, Lonnie Hollie and more from Big Ears 2023’s final day.

Big Ears Day 3: John Zorn, Charlotte Adigéry & Bolis Pupul, Rickie Lee Jones, more (review)
Plus: The Weather Station, Kevin Morby, Marc Ribot, Maeve Gilchrist, Sun Ra Arkestra, Brandee Younger, Lonnie Holley, and more Big Ears Day 3 highlights.

Big Ears Day 2: Arooj Aftab / Vijay Iyer / Shahzad Ismaily, Ibeyi, Blake Mills/Pino Palladino, more (review)
Day 2 of Big Ears also featured Son Lux, Danielle Ponder, Caterina Barbieri, Xylouris/White, Los Lobos, Marc Ribot, Billy Woods, Lonnie Holley, and more.

Big Ears 2023 kicked off with Los Lobos, Terry Allen & David Byrne, 700 Bliss, Liturgy, more (review)
The 10th edition of Knoxville’s forward-thinking Big Ears Festival kicked off Thursday with a typically diverse set of shows featuring everything from experimental hip hop, to improvisational guitar quartets, Americana greats, jazz, and more