Good morning! We're on the downward slope toward the weekend! Woo! And there's plenty of cool stuff going on today. Take a look.
At 12:30, Pellissippi State business and computer technology prof Lisa Bogaty will kick off the school's faculty lecture series with a talk about computer privacy and online tracking. The discussion will take place in the Goins Building auditorium on the Hardin Valley campus. It's free and open to the public.
Squeeze in a workout with some zumba at 6 p.m. The class will be led by Carrie Jackson at Southside Baptist Church. It's $5 to participate. Check out Jackson's website for more info.
Knoxville's hardest-working musicians, the Tim Lee 3, will start their monthlong residency at the Pilot Light with R.B, Morris tonight at 7 p.m. Cover's $5. 18+ only.
Comedian Lewis Black, of The Daily Show fame (he did the Back in Black rants), will be at the Tennessee Theatre tonight at 8 p.m. to perform his stand-up routine. Tickets are $35-$55. Buy them here.
Also at 8, the monthly Metro Fest tour begins at the Bowery with Itchy and the Hater Tots and the Grassroots Gringos. Cover's $5, and proceeds go to benefit the Joy of Music School. 18+ only.