SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT// LIVE ON THE GREEN IS BACK! CELEBRATE NASHVILLE'S FAVORITE FREE MUSIC FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY LIGHTNING 100 WITH SHOWS THURSDAYS (AUG 11, AUG 18, AUG 5, SEPT 1) FINISHING UP WITH A THREE-DAY WEEKEND FESTIVAL SEPT 1-3 FEATURING SOME OF THE BEST NATIONAL ACTS LOCAL ACTS. FOR MORE INFORMATIION OR TO PURCHASE VIP TICKETS, VISIT THE LIVE ON THE GREEN WEBSITE AND CHECK OUT LLN COVERAGE FROM PAST FESTIVALS HERE
ALL SUMMER LONG//
JUST PASSING THROUGH: THE BRIGHT LIGHT SOCIAL HOUR
All the way from Austin, TX come psychedelic rockers The Bright Light Social Hour following the release of their sophomore album Space Is Still the Place playing High Watt on March 31 with Walker Lukens get tickets here read all about it here.
ARTIST: JEFF BERTRAND
We let our dear friend and talented Nashville-based artist Jeff Bertrand take us to lunch at Mitchell's Deli and show us around his studio to find out what he's been working on, plus some advice on how to be a smart about your art. Read about it here.
We had coffee with the boys of Orlinda where we heard what it was like making music with a new lineup, full of family. As a young band in the Nashville scene, we learned what they hoped for the future of their music while still embracing the influences of the past. Read the interview here.
PHOTOGRAPHER: JOHN BROWN
We asked our friend, photographer John Brown to take us to coffee at his favorite spot, Ugly Mugs and talk to us about life and what it means to follow your dreams. Read the interview here.
FESTIVAL: PILGRIMAGE MUSIC AND CULTURAL FESTIVAL// FRANKLIN, TN
We were honored to attend the first ever Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival just south in Franklin for a beautiful two-day, daytime festival that brought acts like Willie Nelson, Weezer, and Wilco along with local darlings, el el, Holly Williams, and Cage the Elephant and many more. Approaching the second year of the festival in the Fall of 2016, you can revisit coverage from the inaugural year here.
MUSICIAN: Lauren Strange
Brandon caught up with ultra-badass Lauren Strange, playing with her band The Pretty Killers for our special H8 off 8th// presented by Nashville Rage at Mercy Lounge. Read the interview here.