Daily fact: Happy birthday, Aldous.
Noon, Knoxville Visitors Center, WDVX Blue Plate Special. Free.
Sweet sangin' Nashville duo, plus D.C. singer-songwriter dude.
7:30 p.m., Tennessee Theatre. $37.
The Spreadheads begin their three-night siege of downtown. If you've ever wanted to hawk burritos in a parking garage, now's your chance.
10 p.m., Preservation Pub. $3.
Boston twangers do some pretty passable cow-punk.
Knox County Commission
2 p.m., Main Assembly Room, City County Building.
The lame-duck county legislators will contemplate a new "Knox County Fraud, Waste and Abuse Hotline," among other things. Full agenda is here.
5:30 p.m., Blount County Library. Free.
The armor-clad Society for Creative Anachronism will demonstrate proper medieval dueling techniques. It's outside on the lawn, so bring a chair.