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Nashville competition, AB Block Occasion, Announces Expanded Lineup

Nashville’s all-ages AB Block Occasion is September 4 within the Belcourt Theatre’s parking zone.

Labor Day’s AB Block Occasion provides Daniel Nunnelee, Southern Avenue, Brooke Alexx, and lots of others to a full-day lineup led by headliner Pleasure Oladokun.

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE, UNITED STATES, July 24, 2023/ — The AB Block Occasion, Nashville’s model new Labor Day competition, has simply unveiled an expanded line-up that brings a full day of multi-genre artists to Hillsboro Village on September 4, with a concentrate on numerous musicians from Tennessee and throughout the South. Along with headliner Pleasure Oladokun, the critically-acclaimed Nashville folk-pop singer/songwriter, the AB Block Occasion will characteristic performances by Daniel Nunnelee, Southern Avenue, Brooke Alexx, Denitia, Jack Schneider, and Leon Majcen.

Rounding out the all-ages occasion’s invoice are Nashville’s personal Grace Bowers, Paul McDonald, and comic Josh Black. Nashville mayoral candidate Freddie O’Connell will do a particular DJ set, and WKRN anchor Blake Eason will function emcee.

Produced by AB Hillsboro Village co-owners Marcie Allen and Derek Van Mol, the AB Block Occasion will happen within the historic Belcourt Theatre’s parking zone at 2102 Belcourt Avenue. The competition is free, with a instructed donation of $20 to help the Belcourt Theatre’s ongoing mission to offer unbiased cinema and humanities schooling. Tickets can be found at, and are required for entry.

Along with music and comedy that runs from 1-11pm on Labor Day, the AB Block Occasion may even characteristic meals vans and lots of distributors from across the metropolis. Unbiased Nashville radio station, Lightning 100, is the occasion’s media companion.

“We’re excited to carry an inclusive array of performers to the competition as we have fun the return of dwell music to Hillsboro Village,” says AB Block Occasion producer Marcie Allen. “Folks, rock, pop, R&B, soul, and nation are simply among the genres represented. And It’s no accident that the artists are much more numerous than their genres. One factor they do have in widespread, although, is that many hail from Nashville, with many of the relaxation from different factors in Tennessee and the South. Nashville has multiple sound, and we would like individuals to listen to their voices.”


Situated within the coronary heart of Hillsboro Village, AB (previously the restaurant Anzie Blue) is a 4,000-square-foot dwell music and occasion venue co-owned by Marcie and Derek Van Mol, catering to locals and designed by Savage Inside Design to encourage creativity. With a capability of 250, AB is supplied to host quite a lot of occasions — from dwell music to comedy reveals and past — that attraction to Nashville locals.

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Derek Van Mol
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