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Escondido

Nashville’s alt-country duo Escondido caught lightning in a bottle on their debut album back in 2013 .  Recorded in a day just two months following Jessica Maros’ and Tyler James’ auspicious meeting, The Ghost of Escondido caught the attention of a number of Hollywood luminaries (most notably director David Lynch) and singles from the album eventually made it into popular TV shows such as HBO’s Girls.

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Nashville, TN
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The Basement
Cozy live music venue with a spacious patio hosting an array of alternative, rock, and indie artists.
1904 8th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, United States
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Athens Family Restaurant
Southern platters, Greek grub, and breakfast served all day are the draws at this unfussy diner.
2526 Franklin Pike, Nashville, TN, United States
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Dino’s Bar
Old-school operation serving up straightforward burgers, fries, and beer in an easygoing setting.
411 Gallatin Avenue, Nashville, TN, United States
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Eighth and Roast
Comfy cafe offering gourmet java, plus an interactive hand-pour bar in industrial-chic surrounds.
2108 8th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, United States
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Portland Brew
Colorful art hangs on concrete brick walls at this cafe offering coffee and pastries, plus free WiFi.
2605 12th Ave S, Nashville, TN, United States
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Duke’s
Small, trendy bar offering cheap drink specials and delicious deli sandwiches late into the night.
1000 Main St, Nashville, TN, United States
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Robert’s Western World
Live country bands, cold beer, and fried bologna sandwiches draw fans to this prototypical honky-tonk.
416 Broadway, Nashville, TN, United States
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