Writer's Nights


Bluebird Café
4104 Hillsboro Rd
Nashville, TN 37212

Sundays 8 PM: Writers Night - scheduled by audition only
Monday 6 to 9 PM: Open Mic - sign up at 5:30
Tuesday – Thursday 6:00 to 8:00 (early shows)
Friday and Saturday 6:30 – 8:30 (early shows)
Early shows feature some of the best up-and-coming writers.
Late shows feature hit writers and established bands.

Bookings and host: Barbara Cloyd

Commodore Grille
2613 West End Ave,
Nashville, TN 37203

Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 7:00 – 11:30 PM
Hosted by Debi Champion.
Sign-ups end at 9:00 PM

Fridays and Saturdays 6:30 PM - hosted by Rick Stewart with rounds and featured writers.

Douglas Corner
2106 8th Ave
Nashville, TN 37204

Tuesdays 8:00 PM to close: Open Mic Writers Night - Hosted by Donnie Winters

To sign up call 298-1688 between 1pm and 6pm on the Tuesday you wish to play.
Everyone gets to perform 2 songs. Everyone gets to play. We supply no instruments.

Dan McGuinness
1538 Demonbreun St
Nashville, TN 37203
615- 252-1991

Mondays 7:30 to close - McGuinness Girl's Night hosted by Terri Jo Box
Featuring 4 song sets by women only.

Email Terri Jo at tjbox71@hotmail.com

Fiddle and Steel Guitar Bar
210 Printers Alley
Nashville, TNN 37201

Thursday's 9:00 PM ‘til - Writer’s night with a guitar pull as an added attraction.
Hosted by Jeremy Rash and Jason Daniels

The Fillin' Station
385 North Man Street
Kingston Springs, TN

Wednesdays 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

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