Knoxville Stomp Festival of Lost Music

Knox County Public Library’s Tennessee Archive of Moving Image and Sound (TAMIS), WDVX Radio, East Tennessee Historical Society, and Visit Knoxville
Event Location: 
Knoxville, TN
Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 10:00am to Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 10:00pm

The Knoxville Stomp is a four-day festival celebrating the re-mastering and release of a newly recovered collection of recordings made at Knoxville, Tennessee’s St. James Hotel in 1929 and 1930 known as the Knoxville Sessions. The citywide festival will highlight Knoxville’s varied musical heritage and the diverse voices that contributed to the city’s musical history. Dom Flemons headlines this exciting event, which also features a museum exhibition, record show, panel discussions and lots of live music.

The festival will take place May 5 – 8, 2016 in various locations throughout downtown Knoxville, TN. For more information, ticket purchases, and schedule of events, please visit

Celebrating the St. James Sessions of 1929 to 1930 - Dom Flemons, Amanda Petrusich, Joe Bussard, and many others