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Knoxville's Big Ears Festival hosts Áine O'Dwyer, Diamanda Galás and an Alice Coltrane experience

Big Ears Festival runs from 22–25 March

Knoxville, Tennessee, will be home to Big Ears festival again this year. The three day event will take place at various venues across the city, including Tennessee Theatre, The Mill And Mine, Bijou Theatre, St John's Episcopal Cathedral, and Knoxville Museum Of Art.

On the line-up is Abigail Washburn & Wu Fei, Áine O'Dwyer performing William Eggleston’s “Musik”, Algiers, Arto Lindsay, Bang On A Can All Stars celebrating their 30th anniversary with various performances, Bonnie “Prince” Billy, Craig Taborn Quartet, Diamanda Galás, Evan Parker's Electro-Acoustic Ensemble, Four Tet,
GAS, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Jenny Hval, Juana Molina, Julie Byrne, Laurel Halo (Live with Eli Keszler), Lightning Bolt, Milford Graves, Roscoe Mitchell Trios, Susanna, The Black Twig Pickers, The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda performed by The Sai Anantam Ashram Singers, The Thing, Tyshawn Sorey Trio, and many others.

Bigs Ears will take place 22–25 March. Watch Rob Young speak to Jace Clayton at Big Ears 2017.