The Pulse Chattanooga's Weekly Alternative Newspaper since 2003 en-us © 2014 The Pulse and Brewer Media. All rights reserved. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:03:52 GMT Memphis Railroad & Trolley Museum Celebrates Central Station's 100th Anniversary The public is invited to explore Memphis railroad history and share their memories and photos when the Memphis Railroad & Trolley Museum (MRTM) celebrates the 100th anniversary of the 1914 grand opening of Memphis Central Station on Saturday, Oct...

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Pints for Peace Join Partnership's Young Leaders Circle and SturmHaus Beer Market on October 9, 2014 to take a stand against domestic violence in Chattanooga! October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and SturmHaus will be selling pints $3 Oktoberfest pints t...

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Annual Blessing of Animals Join St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church for the Annual Blessing of Animals. A liturgy in the Episcopal tradition with a Pet Parade, Petting Zoo, Pony Rides, Pet Photos, Pet Related Exhibitors and Vendors, Service Dog Demonstrations and more. ...

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Divas and Drinks: Bubble Bubble Toil and Trouble Join us in The Foundry at The Chattanoogan hotel for our recurring open mic night for opera singers! Just a few days from Halloween we want to hear from the best creepy and crazy characters that opera and broadway have to offer! Join us in the Fo...

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IronChief live IronChief will be delivering their own brand of Rock & Roll on Friday September 19th at The Brew & Cue. Come out to spend your Friday night with good food, good drinks, pool, darts, and some homegrown Rock & Roll.

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TUT + THE PLUG Aspiring independent recording artist, TUT, will be performing at Rhythm & Brews, located at 221 Market, Chattanooga, TN 37421 on Thursday, September 25th, 2014; doors will open at 9PM.

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Aborning, Bloodgeon, Sickness in the System Live @ Ziggys Underground Aborning (GA) and Bloodgeon (MN) Plus local Support from Sickness in the System $8.00 Doors open at 7

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First Annual Sickness Masquerade Ball The First ever Sickness Masquerade Ball Featuring Live music from: Sickness in the System Hellmouth 666 (Final show/cd release) Minor 9 Deconbrio Costume contests, Raffle, and more $8.00 Regular $5.00 Costumed

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Thee Hobo Gobbelins at Sluggo's North! Thee Hobo Gobbelins, on tour from Oakland CA, bring their spooky, goofy acoustic hoedown to Chattanooga. Mixing high-energy Americana and gypsy punk with pirate singalongs and rowdy antics, Thee Hobo Gobbelins will have you dancing and screaming ...

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OPERA 101: Carmen Find yourself humming along with commercials and you're pretty sure it's opera but you're not quite sure? You'd like to think you like opera but don't want to spend $50 and drive two hours to find out? Well this series is for you. Come learn a bi...

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ClubLib presents The Great Chattsby Join the Friends of the Library as they host ClubLib 2014. Come dressed in your 1920's finery for an epic party, Gatsby style! Guests will enjoy gourmet dinner, festive libations, live music from Uptown Big Band, and a silent auction featuring so...

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CDYC Reunion Choir Calling all former member of the Chattanooga District Youth Choir. Practure for our upcoming reunion concert will be at 5pm. For additional information call 423-718-5073

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Donuts After Dark A three mile run to raise funds for the international brotherhood of police!

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CAPTURE Premiere Screening CAPTURE- A Community Filmmaking Project concludes its weekend-long event on Sunday, September 21 at 5:30 p.m. with a celebratory premiere screening of 3 community-sourced films, featuring awards and live music from Strung Like A Horse, New Planet...

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EdiToon for September 11, 2014 Thu, 11 Sep 2014 10:03:54 GMT Salaam Bombast, Bionic Spiders Bombay Royale boogies Bolllywood, Bennett/Wright mind-boggle

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Mementos Mori I held a chilled crystal glass in my left hand while my right index finger traced the spines of a dozen books on a shelf just above my head, and I smiled to myself.

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Crossword Solution for September 4 “Down to the Wry” -- you’ll soon see why.

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Free Will Astrology: September 11, 2014 Homework: What symbol best represents your deepest desire? Testify by going to and clicking on “Email Rob.”

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Consider This with Dr. Rick: September 11, 2014 “You don’t have to be an expert to be successful. Amateurs started Google and Apple. Professionals built the Titanic.” — Unknown

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Feuding Over A Fossil Named “Sue” This has been one of the more barren years for Hollywood film. Not much worth seeing has been released in theaters the past few weeks, beyond the re-released anniversary editions of ...

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“Can You Describe The Ruckus?” Chattanooga’s ongoing love affair with free outdoor movies continues with the third go-round of “Movies at Center Park” this Saturday, Sept. 13, beginning at 7 p.m.

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Pulse Picks: Etta May & more... Etta May at The Comedy Catch, "Gee's Bend" at the Theatre Centre, Zombie Walk at the river, Cast Iron Cook-Off at the Market.

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The Images Pop Into His Head There is something truly delightful about the paintings of Michael Jenkins. His use of color is exciting, the forms tight and well rendered, and his subjects simultaneously whimsical and serious.

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Jazzy Brunch on the Bluff As the birthplace of jazz figures such as Bessie Smith and Lovie Austin, Chattanooga has a vibrant jazz heritage. Jazzanooga is a citywide celebration of jazz that draws on that heritage.

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Pulse Picks: Tab Spencer & more... Tab Spencer at The Office, Humane Society benefit at JJ's Bohemia, Mocha's one-year anniversary, and a St. Patrick's Day blowout in September.

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Singer/Songwriters Unite For Benefit This weekend the Pigeon Mountain Grill presents a free Songwriter Showcase featuring some of the hottest local talent in the region.

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Meet The Real Bob Carty You would think that writing about a man with more than 40 years experience as a singer/songwriter, a man who’s been everywhere, done everything and who by rights ought to be famous throughout the world would be easy.

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Sailing Into Country/Bluegrass The United States Navy is sending country-bluegrass ensemble Country Current to Chattanooga on Sept. 13. The band plays at 7 p.m. at the Memorial Auditorium, 399 McCallie Ave.

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Finally, The Treatment They Deserve? "Turning lemons into lemonade.” In this most succinct analogy, that is what has happened with the Veterans Administration in the wake of the scandal that erupted earlier this year, beginning in Phoenix.

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They Didn’t Have to Die Dead fish. This smelly proposition mixed with raw sewage was offered up to us in South Chickamauga Creek near Shallowford Road on Aug. 14. For the next two days, downstream over two miles ...

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Not Doughnuts Getting Dunked This Friday Dumping a bucket of ice water over your head isn’t the only way to support a good cause and beat these last days of summer heat.

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Punishing Those Who Can Least Afford It I’m amazed that healthcare is one issue that our country can’t agree on. No matter who proposes a new plan, what it’s called, or how many times it’s revised ...

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Run Run Rudolph Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:01:15 GMT 8th Annual Atlanta Arts Festival The 8th Annual Atlanta Arts Festival is a professionally-juried fine arts event that will fill Piedmont Park in Atlanta, GA with color and life, September 13-14, 2014. Ranked among the Top 100 Fine Art & Design Shows in the country by Sunshine A...

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Tennessee Aquarium's Animal Athletes Did you know that many animals are the Ultra-Athletes of the natural world? Here’s your chance to find out how you measure up against some amazing animal feats! Children can compete in activities to match their “iron strengths” against the athlet...

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Monthly Thursday CSO lunchtime concert series at Warehouse Row Warehouse Row welcomes lunchtime entertainment to downtown once again with the return of the Chattanooga Symphony and Opera (CSO) performance series.. The concert series offers Warehouse Row guests and downtown business clientele a retreat from t...

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PSC Open House with Vinny Colucci The Photographic Society of Chattanooga will hold its annual Open House with special guest Vinny Colucci. Mr. Colucci has been shooting professionally since 1995, and has had his images published in books and magazines. He is an active outdoors...

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15th Annual Grateful Gobbler Walk The 15th Annual Grateful Gobbler Walk will take place once again on Thanksgiving morning--Thursday, November 27. Walkers will gather at Coolidge Park for festivities before the 8:00 a.m. start. The event is especially exciting this year as 100%...

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Jazz Salute to the Veterans Free concert by Inman Street Jazz saluting veterans Monday Nov. 10th in Cleveland TN at the Conn Center

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Zombie Day Walking Dead Autographs Chattanooga Ghost Tours hunt and tour guests 9/13 can get autorgraphs from The Walking Dead's William Hart (The Zombie Who Bit Herschel) or Dango Nu Yen (The Mean Guard). Souvenir shirts also available. Costumes welcome- best zombie costume wins...

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Camp Out to Stamp Out Family Homelessness Join Family Promise of Greater Chattanooga for an urban camping experience at AT&T Field to raise funds for FPGC’s Day Center and increase awareness of the struggles homeless families face. The Sixth Annual Box City Camp Out to Stamp Out Family H...

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Kindora, Rock Floyd, Socro & Tricurious; Put one in you - Kindora Rock Floyd - Socro

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Cumberland Homesteads Apple Festival PRESS RELEASE August 26, 2014 For Public Service Announcements and Community Calendars and Events Requested Publishing Dates: September 1 through September 28, 2014 Submitted by: Event: Dates: Hours: Location: Admission: Cumberland Homestead...

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Remembering Mikey | A Tribute to Michael Houser and Widespread Panic Sam Holt is honoring Widespread Panic’s founding guitarist, Michael Houser, with shows billed as “Remembering Mikey” – Honoring the Music, Memory and Spirit of Michael Houser. The shows will feature Houser originals, from his posthumous release ...

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Chattanooga Country Indie Concert and Battle Concert featuring special guest Indie country musicians and bands, and a battle featuring indie artists and bands from around the region.

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2014 Music With A Mission Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers, Steve and Rudy, along with the GRAMMY® award-winning Nashville Symphony, will host this year’s “Music With A Mission” on Sunday, October 12, 2014, at 7 p.m. at the beautiful Schermerhorn Symphony Center. This a...

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Celebrate the Halfway Mark to St. Patrick’s Day Get your Irish on early at the Honest Pint

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EdiToon: September 4, 2014 Thu, 04 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT