Nashville McDonald's the First to Host Live Music

Nashville McDonald's Billboard | Twitter, Jim Myers

Nashville McDonald's Billboard | Twitter, Jim Myers

Nashville is known worldwide as a hub for great music and live musical performances are undoubtedly a core element in many of the city's local bars and restaurants. Yet even for a city with such a strong musical ties, it was still a surprise for many locals and visitors alike to  see that a nearby McDonald's is now hosting live music.

Located in the Gulch, this McDonald's franchise began hosting musical performers on Friday and Saturday evenings, much to the delight of their diners. The program was recently discontinued but manager Billy Walker said it was immensely successful at drawing a crowd. In addition to the Gulch location, another nearby McDonald's near Opryland is also hosting live music, of the country variety of course.

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