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Wall of records – Country Music Hall of Fame® & Museum. Photo by Gary Layda.
Wall of records – Country Music Hall of Fame® & Museum. Photo by Gary Layda.

Published Coverage

  • Sep162011
    Fri, Sep 16 13:11 PM EDT By Vernell Hackett NASHVILLE, Tenn (Reuters) - "Music City" school children will soon learn how to rap, rock and spin. Nashville Mayor Karl Dean used the city's famed Ryman auditorium on Friday to announce new offerings next year in songwriting,...
  • Aug022011
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Nashville has no theme park, no beach and no casinos. But it has music. Lots of it. The National Folk Festival, which is coming to Nashville Labor Day weekend, caps off several months of major events held here that validate Nashville’s self-proclaimed moniker...
  • Jun222011
    NASHVILLE, TN (AP) -– Music City cleaned up at the Grammys. Its artists have topped the charts in multiple genres over the last few years. It's increasingly the destination for A-list entertainers looking for a new home. And Rolling Stone recently named it 2011's "best music...
  • May012011
    Michael Brame's wife calls him "the most undependable husband in the world." He'll agree to a day of errands, then his phone will ring. Two hours later he's at the airport, off to fill in as a "relief driver" for Salt-N-Pepa or Tim McGraw's crew. A former...
  • Apr282011
    Jack White, Kings of Leon, the Black Keys, Ke$ha and Taylor Swift have all moved here - this is why: Download a pdf of this article.
  • Apr282011
      White was more than willing to accommodate them, opening his store a little early Saturday for vinyl enthusiasts.   "Record stores are closing all over the place, yet vinyl record sales are the only thing growing in the music industry," White told The Associated Press....
  • Apr212011
    Certainly you've noticed the "lively" debate that's manifested in the wake of Rolling Stone magazine declaring Nashville the nation's "Best Music Scene" in their current "Best of Rock" issue. Well, no matter where you fall on this "issue," there...
  • Apr182011
    What’s that they say about the best-laid plans of mice and men? Oh right, mother nature doesn’t care about your best-laid plans, and she’s going to do what she damn well pleases. Heavy storms have become a recurring theme at Rites of Spring, an otherwise fine mini-festival held on...
  • Apr182011
      Jack White is the first recipient of the Music City Ambassador Award for the work he has done in Nashville over the past year.   Mayor Karl Dean and the Nashville Music Council awarded White with the honor for the international attention that he has brought to the city through...
  • Apr142011
    Potentially explosive digital-entertainment ideas fill the air in Nashville. We just need someone to strike a match. That belief seems to be driving a new mentoring and promotion collaboration unveiled this week by the Nashville Entrepreneur Center (NEC) and the Nashville Music Council (NMC)...