Nashville is home to the best musicians and best instruments in the world.
Music City July 4th is the party of the summer, offering two days of live music, family fun, and spectacular fireworks.
Nashville's live music scene is alive and well with concerts taking the stage inside and out all over Music City.
Pick up a new or vintage steel guitar at Gruhn Guitars in downtown Music City.
From 11am to 2am each day, the honky-tonks of Lower Broad play live music for all comers.
The world-famous Tootsie's Orchid Lounge has been churning out amazing music for over 50 years in downtown Nashville - a must-see on Honky Tonk Highway.
Tommy Sims played the Music City Soul Series, a weekly concert series in February offering the best in soul, jazz, blues and R&B.
In Music City, there's a guitar for every tune, and a guitar player for every song.
Nashville's live music scene is alive and well with concerts playing all day, every day.
The historic Ryman Auditorium offers the best acoustics in the world, second only to the Mormon Tabernacle, and plays host to the best in every genre.
Explore the exhibits at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and learn about country music's history.
Nashville musicians play sounds for every genre - making it the true Music City.
Live on the Green is just one of many outdoor concert series happening every year in Nashville.
The Nashville music scene is like no other in the world.
Keith Urban was inducted to the Music City Walk of Fame on May 15, 2011.
RCA Studio B is Home of 1,000 Hits - a place where your group can record a song as well!
Keith Urban was inducted to the Grand Ole Opry on April 12, 2012.
The artistic collaboration among Nashville's songwriters lends to the creative landscape of the city.
Douglas Corner has hosted live music on 8th Avenue South since 1987.
The Basement, one of the hottest music venues in Nashville, is located on 8th Avenue South under Grimey's New & Pre-Loved Music.
Music City has a sound for every listener.
You can hear live music of every genre throughout Music City.
The Fray, Sixpence None the Richer, Love and Theft, and Striking Matches performed at the free 2012 Music City New Year's Eve Bash on Broadway. http://www.visitmusiccity.com/newyearseve
Two Old Hippies is a lifestyle shop and music venue in The Gulch.
Oktoberfest is annually celebrated in Germantown, offering a day of live music, dancing, food, drink, and family fun.
Ingram Hall at Vanderbilt University host performances throughout the year from students and world-class performers alike.
The Nashville Opera is Tennessee's largest professional opera company.
The Band Perry headlines the free 2013 Music City July 4th Celebration with Keb’ Mo’, the Nashville Symphony, spectacular fireworks, and more! Go to http://visitmusiccity.com/july4th for details.
Hank Williams, Jr. headlines the 2013 Music City New Year's Eve Bash on Broadway in downtown Nashville. http://visitmusiccity.com/newyearseve
Blackberry Smoke is playing the 2013 Music City New Year's Eve Bash on Broadway! visitmusiccity.com/newyearseve
Brett Eldredge is playing the 2013 Music City New Year's Eve Bash on Broadway! visitmusiccity.com/newyearseve
Music City July 4th is Nashville's largest single-day party in downtown Music City.
The sky lights up every 4th of July for the annual Music City July 4th celebration in downtown Nashville.
The Band Perry played to a crowd of thousands at the 2013 Music City July 4th event.
Nashville's July 4th fireworks are some of the best in the nation.
The Grand Ole Opry plays to a packed audience every week in Music City.
Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys has made Nashville his home to live and make music.
Live music venue signs dot the landscape letting you know so many of the great places to catch live music in Nashville.
The Band Perry played Music City 2014 July 4th celebration in downtown Nashville.
Nashville is home to the best musicians and best instruments in the world.
CMA Music Festival is a 4-day festival of live music, autograph signings, special events, and more to showcase the best in country music - in the heart of downtown Nashville.
The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is one Nashville's premier attraction spots to learn, listen, and enjoy.
Hit songwriters like Tim Nichols, Rivers Rutherford, and Brett James play the world-renowned Bluebird Cafe in Nashville, TN.
Incredibly talented Nashville pickers can be found on every street corner and in every club, making music on instruments with almost as much character as the player.
Her distinctive voice and long, storied career make Nashvillian Emmylou Harris one of the most well-known and influential women in music.
The Kings of Leon play around the world but call Nashville home.
Nashville is Music City where live music plays the soundtrack to life.
Nashville is Music City.
Music City hosts concerts of every size, from street corners to small listening rooms to large capacity concert halls - and everything in between.
Music City July 4th is a special event for every member of the family to share.
Nashville's fireworks show is consistently one of the best Independence Day fireworks displays in the country!
Music City July 4th: Let Freedom Sing! is a happy day for all in downtown Nashville!
Lady Antebellum will headline the 2014 Jack Daniel's Bash on Broadway: New Year's Eve in Music City! visitmusiccity.com/newyearseve
The note drops, the confetti falls, and the fireworks explode, and we welcome the new year in downtown Music City! visitmusiccity.com/newyearseve
Nashville's New Year's Eve fireworks can be seen from all over, with a prime spot on Lower Broad during the Bash on Broadway. visitmusiccity.com/newyearseve
Nashville's New Year's Eve offers a free party with live music, fireworks, and the best way to ring in the new year! visitmusiccity.com/newyearseve
The Apache Relay play the 2014 Jack Daniel's Bash on Broadway: New Year's Eve in Music City. http://visitmusiccity.com/newyearseve
Gavin DeGraw plays the 2014 Jack Daniel's Bash on Broadway: New Year's Eve in Music City! http://visitmusiccity.com/newyearseve
Nashville's New Year's Eve Bash on Broadway is a stellar free concert and street party on Lower Broad in Downtown Music City.
The Grand Ole Opry is the longest-running radio show, turning out amazing live musical shows every week from Music City.
The Johnny Cash Museum is dedicated to the life and music career of the late "Man in Black" and features the largest and most comprehensive collection of Johnny Cash artifacts and memorabilia in the world.
Nashville's New Year's Eve Bash on Broadway features a free street party and concert with hours of live music, a midnight Music Note Drop, and fireworks to ring in the new year. visitmusiccity.com/newyearseve
Hit songwriter/musician Tommy Sims plays at a club in downtown Nashville.
The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Hatch Show Print, and Omni Nashville Hotel sit just across 5th Avenue from the Music City Center.
Unique Nashville spots like Peter Nappi host special events and live music. This was taken at a GQ How-To Kickoff Weekend celebration in 2014.
Photo credit: Tony Czech
Nashville's New Year's Eve celebration is a free party and concert in the heart of downtown Music City. visitmusiccity.com/newyearseve
The legendary Station Inn sits in the center of The Gulch neighborhood near downtown Nashville.
Nashville plays live music of every kind. This picture is of Striking Matches at the 2013 New Year's Eve Bash on Broadway.
Giancarlo Guerrero conducts the Grammy-winning Nashville Symphony at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center in downtown Nashville.
The world-famous honky tonks that line Lower Broadway in downtown Nashville have so many musical stories to tell, it's written on their walls.
Nashville's New Year's Eve Celebration offers hours of free live music, a midnight Music Note Drop, and fireworks at the stroke the new year. visitmusiccity.com/newyearseve
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is one of the productions that are part of the Broadway series at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC).