Celebrating the coveted Southern Food Writers in the beautiful Standard in downtown Knoxville!
The Biscuit Bash is a ticketed event that allows the public to meet and greet the authors participating in the Southern Food Writing Conference and the Festival. Mingle with your favorite food personalities and purchase their books, while enjoying their food and drink recipes. The evening finishes with a live music performance.
Food and cocktails are provided by local and regional Knoxville restaurants and suppliers.
East Nashville-based musician Aaron Lee Tasjan has always considered himself a songwriter first and foremost, writing his own off-kilter folk-inflected songs since he picked up his first acoustic as a teen guitar prodigy. “A lot of the stuff I did previously was never the main focal point,” Tasjan explains. “It’s all just been pieces along the way.” His soon to be released Silver Tears (New West Records – Oct. 2016) will offer a glimpse through the eyes of one gifted songwriter and versatile musician. Whether playing guitar in the late incarnation of riotous glam-rock innovators the New York Dolls, the gender-bending, envelope-pushing sleaze n’ tease arena rock band Semi Precious Weapons, the Neil Young-signed alt-country act Everest, British roots rock band Alberta Cross, Southern rock stalwarts Drivin’ N’ Cryin’ or even as frontman of the devilishly cleverly-named Heartbreakers meets Replacements rockers Madison Square Gardeners, offer a glimpse through the eyes of one gifted songwriter and versatile musician. Read more HERE.