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City of Music by Diane Stockard will be on display at the Murfree Gallery this month.

Large Variety of Artwork on Display at Murfree Gallery This Month

The MTSU Department of Art’s Student Gallery Committee (SGC) invites the public to the Murfree Gallery for a reception this Friday, November 21, 2014, 3-4 p.m. Located on the second floor of the Rutherford County Office Building at 319 N. Maple Street in the Rutherford County Property Assessor’s office, the exhibit features an ongoing project […]

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Actors, Band Excellent in The Who’s Tommy at Center for the Arts

The Who’s Tommy is now playing at the Center for the Arts. Based on the 1969 double-album rock opera of the same name, it follows the life of a young boy named (what else?) Tommy (Andrew Clark) who is psychologically traumatized into catatonia after witnessing the murder of his mother’s beau by his father, freshly […]

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An Invitation to the Past: Murfreesboro’s New Natural History Museum Now Open on Old Salem

“Every kid likes dinosaurs, but I was never obsessed,” says Alan Brown, founder of Murfreesboro’s brand-new natural history museum. The Earth Experience Middle Tennessee Museum of Natural History, as it is known, opened this fall—but it was a long time coming. Brown studied geology in college and considered a focus on paleontology, but, he says, […]

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Experience Delicious Homemade Hispanic Comfort Food at MexiVen on Bradyville Pike

There is no shortage of Mexican-ish restaurants in Murfreesboro. Anytime you have a craving for chips and canned salsa, or drippy white cheese dip—or overcooked fajitas served on the ubiquitous sizzling hot plate—the good people of Murfreesboro usually need to go no farther than five minutes in any direction. I haven’t bothered to count exactly […]

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The Cafe the Clown Built: Crazy Clown Promotes Local Restaurant on the Streets of Murfreesboro

Many Murfreesboro residents have at some time traveled Old Fort Parkway near the I-24 overpass, done a double-take and said something to the effect of, “What is that crazy clown doing?” upon first seeing Crazy Clown. The kooky character is the advertising plan for All American Cafe, and he can often be spotted in the […]

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Customize Your Christmas at Lime Tiger Emporium

Travis and Alicia Maynard of Lime Tiger Emporium are no strangers to the pages of the Murfreesboro Pulse. They are staples in our local art community, providing us with all of the unique, artsy treasures their shop has to offer. Still, you may not be aware of just how much they have to offer in […]

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Oriental Express Is One of Bradyville Pike’s Hidden Treasures, Try Its Thai Home Cooking

I should start this by telling you that I am not a critic. Truth be told, I never really understood why anyone listens to critics. Just because I like a movie does not mean you will. A food that is too spicy for me might be just right for you. So, what follows is not […]

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Great Music Matters to Refinersfire: Murfreesboro-based Record Label Focusing on Classical Style Artists

A year ago this October, Michael Linton and Chris McMurtry decided that a decade was long enough to wait to start a classical music label. The two figured it correctly. After their first year of business, the music they’ve recorded on their Refinersfire label has landed its artists concerts at Carnegie Hall, and the two […]

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