An Open Letter To The Mayor of Music City

Four Policies To Support Independent Artistry

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The more new Mayor Megan Barry shakes hands with fiddles and banjos the better. (Mayor’s office photo)

HOME STUDIOS

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Home studio reform offers an early opportunity to set a tone in favor of innovation.

THE MUSIC COUNCIL

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The mega-events are important, but so is the indie sector and the middle class musician.

PROJECT MUSIC

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REFORM THE EVENT MARKETING FUND

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CMA Fest gets major funding from Bud Light and other corporate brands AND the city.

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Journalist, radio host and speaker in Nashville. Music news producer for WMOT/Roots Radio. Host of The String. Co-host of Music City Roots.

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