Anthony Greer was dead asleep when something woke him up in the middle of the night.
“I have a habit of thinking of songs and getting up and writing them down right away,” said Greer, 61.
So, he immediately wrote down the words before he could forget them.
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Designed for hearing impaired individuals in mind, the Dropin system aims to provide an all-new music making and sharing system for everyone to enjoy. It introduces tactile and visual elements that stimulate the other senses deaf users already use to experience music.
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With the official start of summer ahead, music lovers are counting down the days until the kick-off of Tennessee’s outdoor festival season. With events like Bonnaroo in Manchester, CMA Fest in Nashville and Chattanooga’s Riverbend Festival, the Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office (SFMO) is reminding music fans to incorporate safety into their festival plans.
“Outdoor concerts and festivals highlight the rich tradition of music in Tennessee,” said State Fire Marshal and Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance Commissioner Julie Mix McPeak. “While local and state officials work hard to ensure your experience is as safe as it is fun, concertgoers can take steps to ensure this year’s festival season is the safest yet.”
Before heading to a venue, consider these important tips to stay safe and healthy while enjoying your favorite musicians:
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