Maureen McGovern at The Ned next season.

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The Ned bringing different acts to Jackson next season
Brandon Shields
April 17, 2019

The coordination staff with The Ned R. McWherter West TN Cultural Arts Center announced the schedule for their 2019-20 season earlier this week.

The performance venue in Downtown Jackson will host a number of different musical acts between September and April of next year highlighting different genres of music and a one-man show honoring a literary icon of American history.

Maureen McGovern is a singer who’s been nominated for multiple Grammy awards and has performed on Broadway. The performance on Sept. 6 is called “Long and Winding Road,” which is the name o a cover album she recorded in 2008.

The Cleverlys will come to Jackson on Oct. 24 and will bring their combination of pop, rock and R&B hits from recent years performed with Bluegrass instruments and arrangements generates laughs throughout the show.On Dec. 6, The Diamonds, a Canadian group who had a string of hits in the 1950s and 1960s that have developed into a rotating group of vocalists as the group has continued despite original members passing away, will bring a holiday-themed show called “Silver Bells & Diamonds” to Downtown Jackson.

Country singer Royal Wade Kimes will begin the second half of the season schedule on Feb. 21, 2020, by bringing his style of American music to the Hub City….