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Graphic by Carlee Francis / MTSU Sidelines  With the midterm elections less than two months away, the question on the minds of many voting activists is this: How do we get Tennesseans to vote? What’s been done in the past just doesn’t seem to be cutting it. Tennessee ranked 49th in the nation in voter …

Photo and story by Max Leach / Contributing Writer It was a packed house at The Basement East on Friday night. The brisk autumn air welcomed fans into the venue one-by-one, as the line that wrapped around the building filed inside. Southern California natives The Growlers played a sold-out show at the intimate venue and …

Photo by Andrew Wigdor / MTSU Sidelines  Five months ago, MTSU President Sidney McPhee signed a non-binding letter of intent to transfer the Valparaiso University School of Law in Indiana to Murfreesboro. The proposed new MTSU School of Law would become the region’s first public law school. News of the possible move was reported by …

 Photo and story by LB Rogers / Contributing Writer Thousands of fans toasted country duo Dan + Shay at an event they billed “Tequila Tuesday” on Tuesday night to celebrate their recent number one hit, “Tequila.” The massive crowd filled the streets of Music Row outside the duo’s label home, Warner Music Nashville, to participate …

Photo and story by LB Rogers / Contributing Writer What’s a birthday without a party? Nashville country radio station The BIG 98 celebrated their birthday at the Wildhorse Saloon Monday night with some music by hitmaker Billy Currington, duo Maddie & Tae and country newcomers Jordan Davis, Travis Denning and Ben Rue. The birthday party was …

Story and photos by Karly Cordell / Contributing Writer Therese Lichtenstein, curator of the “Image Building” exhibition, led the exhibition’s preview on Thursday at the Frist Art Museum in Nashville, Tennessee. Frist Art Museum’s “Image Building: How Photography Transforms Architecture” features artistic and documentary images of iconic modern architecture by photographers from the United States and Europe. …