Behind the Scenes: Nashville Now
We are excited to introduce you to a selection of collaborators who are keeping the heart and soul of Nashville alive today…and thriving far into tomorrow.
Singer Songwriter Super Group Ten out of Tenn
True to Nashville's calling card as a city of collaboraters, ten years ago a group of ten artists came together to tour, swap vocals and instruments, and put a unique twist on each other's creative work. Just a decade later, the group has evolved to encompass 27 artists, 7 tours, hundreds of shows, and 6 compilation albums.
Country Music Artist Kelsea Ballerini
The communal feel is the very essence of Nashville—and the driving force behind the city's success. It's why you'll see poets like Kelsea Ballerini mingling with superstars like Martina McBride.
Chef Kahlil Arnold
Part mom-and-pop-business, part prestigious award-winner, Arnold's Country Kitchen is a favorite "Meat & Three" of locals and foodies alike.
Celebrity Chef Maneet Chauhan
Chauhan Ale & Masala House is the brainchild of celebrity chef and Chopped judge Maneet Chauhan. Insipred by the city's unique collaborative nature, Chauhan created her own version of the classic meat and three that combines her indian roots with her affection for Southern cuisine.
Costume Artist Manuel
Couture artist Manuel has worked in concert with the music industry for decades outfitting the likes of Johnny Cash, Elvis, Bob Dylan, and Kid Rock.
Fashion Designer Amanda Valentine
Project Runway runner-up Amanda Valentine has proudly called Nashville home since 2006.