Here are some links to Knoxville sites of real interest–
The Knoxville Mercury — Knoxville’s newest alt-weekly launching on March 12, 2015.
Jack Neely: The Scruffy Citizen — Jack Neely is a noted author on Knoxville history topics and former editor and writer for Metro Pulse. Executive director of the Knoxville History Project
Knoxville Lost and Found — Fascinating blog that reveals the history behind Downtown Knoxville’s missing pieces
Inside of Knoxville — A website full of news and information on topics related to Downtown Knoxville.
Knox County Public Library — The downtown Lawson McGhee branch, in addition to being the obvious great local resource, also contains an extensive collection of classical music CDs and DVDs.
KnoxViews — Commentary from a broad-based and refreshing progressive point of view
Union Avenue Books — Downtown’s independent bookstore
Tennessee Theatre — 604 S. Gay Street (at Clinch Ave.)
Bijou Theatre — 803 S. Gay Street (at Cumberland Ave.)
Marble City Opera — Knoxville’s chamber opera company
Circle Modern Dance — performances and classes