Monthly Archives: March 2013

ANDREW BIRD: Grimey’s Too / Nashville TN / March 7, 2013

Without having much history with the music of Andrew Bird, I attended his 2009 show at the Ryman Auditorium based on his reputation alone. I failed to be overwhelmed that night and left more impressed with his exciting opening act, the endearing St. Vincent. However, I always remain open to giving an artist a second […]

R.I.P.: Stanley Snadowsky, Co-Founder of The Bottom Line

Here is a link to the New York Times obit on Stanley Snadowsky, co-founder of the legendary Greenwich Village night club: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/03/nyregion/stanley-snadowsky-founder-of-greenwich-village-nightclub-dies-at-70.html?_r=0 The Bottom Line was open from 1972 through 2004. During the late 70’s heyday of the record business, it was the industry’s premier showcase venue, launching many new artists into the spotlight. Seating […]

CAITLIN ROSE: Grimey’s Too / Nashville TN / March 7, 2013

I first heard of Nashville’s Caitlin Rose when TheSunday Times, UK listed her debut album’s “Shanghai Cigarettes” as their #2 song of 2010. This snappy tune made me a fan from first listen. I later enjoyed seeing her open for The Decemberists at the Ryman in 2011 and then headline to a packed crowd at […]

Louisville, KY’s Forecastle Festival Announces 2013 Lineup

Are you looking for a music festival close to Nashville but the outdoor camping of Bonnaroo is just not your thing? Why not take a short drive up to Louisville for this year’s Forecastle Festival. Here’s a link to the lineup that was just announced today. http://forecastlefest.com/ Music City Mike went last year and had a […]

The Mavericks Online Stageit Event: Grimeys New & Preloved Music / Nashville TN / March 3, 2013

Sometimes the best shows are the ones that come about quickly and impromptu without much fanfare. Announced just nine days ago, The Mavericks gave an enthusiastic overflow crowd a free, frolicking 40-minute acoustic in-store set at Grimey’s, streamed live through Stageit.com. Just last week, the band released In Time, their first studio record in over […]

Grimey’s, Grimey’s Too, and United Record Pressing on NBC Nightly News

Watch this clip from last night’s national news about the resurgence of vinyl records shot here in Nashville. After chatting with Willy Moon and Brendan Benson who were recording at United, they shift over to Doyle Davis, Grimey’s co-owner, to discuss vinyl sales. http://www.nbcnews.com/video/nightly-news/51013811/#51013811 Thanks go out to my good friend Craig for pointing this one […]