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Dolly Parton At Ryman Auditorium, Nashville – Gig Review


Dolly at soundcheck

Stepping into the Ryman Auditorium, you can feel the history soaked into every wooden seat and beam. This is where the Grand ‘Ole Opry started, and consequently became the ‘soul of Nashville’ and the most famous stage in country music. Indeed, this is where Dolly Parton was inducted into the ‘Opry back in the ’70s, something she commented on in the press conference before the show, saying that no matter where in the world she plays, she imagines she’s at the Ryman, since it is such a special place for her.
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