We're blessed with an astonishing variety of songwriters who regularly perform at listening rooms, hotels, restaurants--even hair salons. Many step out of the shadows and perform their hits or try out new material. Most songwriter nights at listening rooms are a combination of old pros and newcomers. All offer the opportunity for a grand night... Continue Reading →
Some of the city's finest showcases are found at indoor live music series. Most are multi-artist events--some bringing together diverse musical styles, others keeping things more focused. Americana at the Ryman New for 2018, the season runs every Sunday night, July 15-August 19. Each show features multiple artists and the series roster includes Buddy Miller... Continue Reading →
Chances are good that you know some of our best-publicized museums but, by my count, we have more than two dozen in the immediate area. Here's a quick tour of some of the most prominent. MUSIC MUSEUMS Country Music Hall of Fame It's the biggest and grandest--and you don't have to be a hard-core country... Continue Reading →
Let me increase your accessibility to Nashville with a stockpile of resources. And check out my other blogposts for people with disabilities.
Because I experience moderate hearing loss, I appreciate any accommodations offered. That's why it's personally important to identify useful information for you. Resources for Hearing Loss and Other Disabilities Click above for general resources available for those with a variety of disabilities. Nashville Airport Here are the locations of TDDs: Concourse B – Right of... Continue Reading →
Instead of bland, generic meals, the Nashville airport offers a dozen places offering a true taste of Nashville including hot chicken and barbecue.
Take home a taste of Tennessee as a souvenir with these signature whiskeys, wines and beers. Many offer tours and t-shirts as well as their sips.
Want authentic souvenirs to remember your trip to Nashville? Or need a gift to take home to the kids? If the made-in-China items in the Broadway gift stores don't inspire you, consider these ideas: Artwork Spirit of Nashville posters. (top photo, courtesy Anderson Design Studio) The designers at ADS created a wildly popular (and ever-expanding) series of... Continue Reading →
No state or city income tax, lower-than-average cost of living, free college tuition--just a few of the reasons people love living here.