We are crazy about this show. It's got Connie Britton (Mrs. Coach from another family fave Friday Night Lights) There are lots of story lines about the music industry with everything from production, to songwriting to performing, (which is a big deal in my house right now as the Teenager is making his college plans) and lots of silly, soapy drama.
The Civil Wars
This time last year when I was writing the first version of my App I had Barton Hollow pretty much on an eight hour repeat loop. A little bit country, a little bit folk, a little bit dark and haunting, pretty much everything this duo has recorded is my go-to playlist. As a bonus prize, John Paul White is also a contributing songwriter on Nashville.
Nashville is fully part of the cultural Zeitgeist. This insightful New York Times article is a great read. I am really looking forward to our visit in August.
"The city remains traditionally Southern in its sensibility, but it has taken on the luster of the current. On a Venn diagram, the place where conservative Christians and hipsters overlap would be today’s Nashville.Flush with young new residents and alive with immigrants, tourists and music, the city made its way to the top of all kinds of lists in 2012."