Filed Under: NashvilleWhat Nashville lacks in size -- a mere 600,000 people call the city home -- it more than makes up for in the sheer number of music and nightlife venues, easily earning it the nickname "Music City." Nashville has long been the pinnacle of the country music business, and much of its after-dark activity revolves around live performances in honky-tonk bars along a stretch of Broadway known as "The District."
Still, there's more than just country music to be found: live bluegrass, hillbilly, jazz and more can be uncovered in unassuming clubs and bars. For updated, comprehensive listings of performances around town, check out Nashville Scene. Here, we've selected a sampling of Nashville's must-visit nightlife hot spots.
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