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The Cleo Welcomes Residents

This month the first tenants will be moving into The Cleo, the latest development in East Nashville’s luxury apartment renaissance. The building, occupying 4.66 acres at 1034 W. Eastland Avenue, will house 291 units including one and two bedroom apartments and studios. Amenities include a pet spa, bocce court, soundproof music studio, and free bike share. The building also has... Read More

Transcending Labels With ‘This Shoe Doesn’t Fit’

Those with fashionable predilections know that the names stitched onto our clothes give the world clues about where we shop, how much we spend, and what we value. On Sunday, April 9, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., Art & Invention Gallery will host an art project inspired by the idea that designer labels impart a weight worth exploring. “This Shoe Doesn’t Fit,” an exhibition of... Read More

Karen Elson celebrates new record at Third Man

Two decades ago, 18 year-old Karen Elson appeared on the cover of Italy's Vogue, her eyebrows shaved off and her red hair chopped into a harsh pixie cut. The fashion industry was changing, and newcomers like Elson — whose lanky frame and milk-white skin literally paled in comparison to the decade's reigning supermodels — were replacing the Cindy Crawfords and Christy... Read More

East Nashville News: New event space plans, East Nashville Hope Exchange annual fundraiser, Pet Wants grand opening and more

Greetings, all! Emma Alford here. You may have seen my name by our magazine’s calendar over the years—if not, nice to meet ya. Nicole has handed the ship over to your’s truly and she has left some big shoes to fill. We will miss seeing her name in the byline for our weekly roundup. Thanks for all your time and witty words, Nicole. I’ll be taking the helm from here on... Read More

NO FOOLIN’ — David Olney Debuts DON’T TRY TO FIGHT IT April Fool’s Day At The 5 Spot

Songwriter extraordinaire, David Olney, has worn a lot of hats since he arrived in the Music City over four decades ago. In addition to recording over 20 albums, his songs have been covered by Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt, Del McCoury, Tim O’Brien, Steve Young and many others. In recent years, he’s become an Internet celeb with his weekly YouTube streamcast, You Never Know. And... Read More

‘Push Up Challenge’ Brings Muscle To Dropout Prevention

There’s a chance to bulk up high school enrollment this Saturday, April 1, as Communities In Schools of Tennessee (CISTN) hosts the “Nashville Push Up Challenge” at Vanderbilt University’s Student Life Center. The event invites adults and students to compete in push up competitions to raise money and awareness to fight the epidemic of high school dropouts. According... Read More

Kustom Thrills Celebrates Anniversary With 'Rock N Rods!'

Toasting 10 years on the East Side, Kustom Thrills Tattoo will throw a free party this Sunday at its studio, 1000 Main Street, from 5-11 p.m. rain or shine. The event, “Rock N Rods!” will host performances by German speed rockers V8 Wankers, Nashville-based rockabilly band Hillbilly Casino, and surf musicians Kenny Taylor and the Tikiongas. Local car clubs will bring souped-up hotrods and... Read More

East Nashville News: Hunters Station, Fuselage moving, Jenna von Oy's new book and more

  Starting this week with a little farewell: I’ve been helming this East Nashville News column for almost four years now, but this’ll be my final one. After today, your weekly news will be in the capable hands of calendar editor Emma Alford; find her contact info here.   It’s been more than challenging trying to keep up with our neighborhood’s... Read More

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