Tag Archives: City Winery Nashville

Procol Harum @ City Winery / Nashville, TN / February 18, 2019

There’s a short process I go through before seeing a band from the yesteryears of the Sixties who have not maintained a musical presence. First, in the spirit of  “Rock Bands Who May Never Die”, I check Wikipedia to see which, if any, original members are still left. The next question is whether their septuagenarian […]

AMERICANAFEST: John Prine & Friends @ City Winery / Nashville, TN / September 11, 2018

Americanafest 2018 experienced some of what that great American philosopher, Yogi Berra, once referred to as “déjà vu all over again.” Just like last year, Jason Isbell won the Best Song and Album awards, and the artist everyone wanted to see perform was John Prine. Last year, Prine and an all-star band including his friend […]

Aimee Mann @ City Winery / Nashville, TN / January 23, 2018

Before the first note of the evening rang out, the answer to why I fall short of being a bigger fan of Aimee Mann’s music was best summed up by the singer-songwriter herself. Describing her songs as “slow, sad and depressing,” she hit the nail right on the head. I don’t do sad very well. […]