You have probably seen the The Bluebird Cafe Nashville on TV. The cafe has probably been featured in nearly every episode of ABC’s hit drama Nashville. But what is the Bluebird Cafe?
About The Bluebird Cafe
The Bluebird Cafe is one of the most popular destinations in the city of Nashville, Tennessee. It is a 90-seat music club that opened in 1982 and has become a famous destination for intimate, acoustic music performed by its composers. You are likely to see major name singers and songwriters performing their own music or artists performing hits songs from other famous artists in the country.
On any given night, artists such as LeAnn Rimes, John Prine, mingle with writers such as American Idol Song Contest winner Regie Hamm. A typical nightly performance consists of three or four songwriters seated in the center of the room, taking turns playing their songs and accompanying each other instrumentally and with harmony vocals. It is an experience that few forget, and one that reflects why Nashville is known as Music City.
Interesting Fact about the Bluebird Cafe Nashville
Young singer/songwriter Taylor Swift was discovered at the Bluebird Cafe by music executive Scott Borchetta when she was 15 years old.
In 2008, original owner and founder Amy Kurland sold Bluebird Cafe to the Nashville Songwriters Association International, a 40+ year old, not-for-profit organization devoted to the service of songwriters and the craft of songwriting.
Reservations and Schedule
The next time you are in Nashville, make it a point to check out the Nashville Cafe. You will not regret it. As one of the premier musical cities in the world, Nashville is country music city and one of the best places to hear great music is the Nashville Cafe. To make a reservation, click here. To see upcoming schedule, including a list of performers, click here.
To buy the famous Nashville Cafe T-shirt, click here.