Museum curator Joshua Bronnenberg talks to John Gardella on stage at the Ryman.

The American Dream: Nashville

Come explore Ryman Auditorium with John Gardella, host of the travel series The American Dream. Museum curator Joshua Bronnenberg tells John about the Ryman’s 130th anniversary, the venue’s new status as a […]

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Behind the Curtain With a Ryman Usher

When 66-year-old Bruce Lange was running his commercial bakery, before the boxes of cookies were sealed, and the orders were being prepared to go out, he’d tell his employees: “Remember the person that’s going to open this box. Think about how they’re going to feel when they open this up … We wanted to make everything special for them,”

“That’s how it feels to work at the Ryman,” he said. “You just want to make it a magical experience.”

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Billy Strings Backstage at the Ryman

Backstage at the Ryman: Billy Strings

Bill Strings talks about the unique sounds of the Mother Church, keeping busy through livestream performances, his musical influences, and from playing in metal bands to returning to bluegrass because it’s “where […]

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