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Performance & Conversation: Night Train to Nashville

Presented by Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum and National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) at CMA Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Nashville TN

Jan 25 2023
Performance & Conversation: Night Train to Nashville

To mark the launch of the online exhibition Night Train to Nashville: Music City Rhythm & Blues, 1945-1970, the Museum will host a concert and conversation featuring performances by key members of the Nashville soul music scene of the 1960s including Levert Allison of the Fairfield Four, Jimmy Church, Peggy Gaines Walker, Frank Howard, and Charles “Wigg” Walker, along with Universal Music Group Nashville’s contemporary recording duo The War and Treaty. Some of the musicians will also share their memories of the city’s vibrant R&B community, which included pioneering television shows (Night TrainThe!!!!Beat), influential radio stations (WLAC, WSOK, WVOL), and venerated Black music venues (New Era Club, Club Del Morocco, Club Baron).

The Museum’s Michael Gray and Dr. Bryan Pierce from the National Museum of African American Music will join the discussion. Presented in support of the online exhibition Night Train to Nashville: Music City Rhythm & Blues, 1945-1970

Program in partnership with the National Museum of African American Music


Night Train to Nashville is an online exhibit where you can discover the how Nashville’s vibrant, pioneering R&B community played a significant role in building Music City’s worldwide reputation.

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FREE Admission and Open to the Public.
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LOCATION

CMA Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

224 Rep. John Lewis Way S, Nashville, TN 37203

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