Introducing the This Nashville Life PODCAST

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WHY A PODCAST? Because I believe in the sound of the human voice, and its ability to convey a story. Because I’m passionate about connecting with others. Because I believe when you share your story, it gives other people permission to share theirs. Because Nashville is absolutely exploding right now….as someone who grew up here […] Read more…

Interview: JoJamie Hahr on radio promotion.

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JoJamie Hahr of Broken Bow Records is as vibrant as she is personable. In spending just a little time with her it’s not hard to understand how she has made her way to a such place of influence in Nashville. She’s smart, has paid her dues, and bottom line: she’s super hardworking. I chatted with JoJamie about […] Read more…

CMAfest: festival makeovers

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One of the HIGHLIGHTS of my summer was getting to do some mini make-overs on 4 country music fans during CMAfest. Boot Barn (which has a really cool storefront along an historic stretch of Broadway in downtown Nashville) and I dreamed up the idea of doing festival fashion makeovers with two fans (and their guests)–and we turned it […] Read more…

Faster Horses Festival Style

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It’s HERE. One of the first festivals I ever played was Faster Horses, and I’m thrilled to be back this year playing on Saturday on the Next From Nashville Stage (3:15 PM). So I thought I’d bring you a spin on one of the biggest trends of the year…rompers. Part 2 in my series of […] Read more…

You say goodbye, I say hello

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The people in my life have been talking a lot about “going all in” lately. I don’t know that I’m that good at “going all in,” but right now I’m pretty sure I’m there. I’ve had a couple moments in my life where I know I’m choosing. I’m choosing something. And it’s scary when you’re […] Read more…

Real Festival Fashion

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Just in time for Windy City Lake Shake and Country Jam: here are some festival fashion ideas for performers and festival goers alike from my collaboration with Boot Barn. If you’re following me on insta, you know that I am obsessed with this bolo tie. Obsessed. For details on all the items featured here go to […] Read more…

Hear This! June Playlist

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Hey CMAfesters! We warmly welcome you and your fanny packs to downtown Nashville. And just in time for pre-Nissan Stadium nightly hotel room jam out…I’ve got all my favorite new music in one place. Ok, I’m *almost* entirely responsible for this list, but there’s SO MUCH new music this month: Little Big Town’s project with Pharrell […] Read more…

Romper Love

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What do you wear to that festival you’ve been planning on going to all winter? What do you wear for a night out on the town with the girls? What do you wear out to drinks with that tinder crush you’ve been txting all week? What do you wear for a warm weather backyard BBQ? What […] Read more…

“Nashville” Recap Catch-up! S4 Ep 13-18

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Y’all. This is the spring of biting off more than I can chew. So with that, please accept my humble apologizes for sucking at doing my “insider recaps” in a timely fashion. Finally,  I have all of them to date (Season 4, 13-18) here: EPISODE 13: Vita playing half-finished “This Old Guitar” in A&R meeting with […] Read more…

ACM Red Carpet: Wearing Olia Zavozina

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It takes a village to get a girl ready for the red carpet. So I have to say I was so honored when I heard that Olia Zavozina, a Nashville based bridal designer, would be loaning me a dress to wear at the ACM Awards. I went to Olia’s flagship store in the heart of Green Hills in Nashville to meet […] Read more…

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