Nothing lost: Liza Anne embraces questions and uncertainty in music and life

Nothing lost: Liza Anne embraces questions and uncertainty in music and life

Liza Anne didn’t just emerge in the indie-rock scene — she exploded. And the former Belmont student wants to savor every moment of the experience. “The thing that stuck with me most was in the first class of my first semester at Belmont,” she said. “It was a creative writing […]

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Music City lives up to its name at CMA Fest 2018

Music City lives up to its name at CMA Fest 2018

VNN’s Caitlin Alexander got a close-up look at CMA Fest 2018, including interviews with Luke Pell and Hunter Hayes. Watch the full video below.

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Photos: Day four of CMA Fest 2018

Photos: Day four of CMA Fest 2018

CMA Fest 2018 closed out Sunday with performances from Luke Pell and other country artists in downtown Nashville. See the full photo gallery below.

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Photos: Day three of CMA Fest 2018

Photos: Day three of CMA Fest 2018

Country music fans braved the heat Saturday to watch performances from artists like Garth Brooks and Devin Dawson. See the full photo gallery below:  

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Photos: Day two of CMA Fest 2018

Photos: Day two of CMA Fest 2018

Country music stars like Hunter Hayes and Russell Dickerson performed throughout downtown Nashville on Friday as part of CMA Fest 2018. See the full photo gallery below.

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Photos: Day one of CMA Fest 2018

Photos: Day one of CMA Fest 2018

CMA Fest 2018 kicked off Thursday with performances from country music artists like Jordan Davis, Dierks Bentley and Lindsay Ell. See the full photo gallery below.

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On carpets and couches: Sofar Sounds brings live music to unique environments

On carpets and couches: Sofar Sounds brings live music to unique environments

It’s a different type of concert setting. Tucked away in Vanderbilt University’s campus, ten people set up a room in Alumni Hall. The only clue that a show is about to be performed are the few chairs and couches arranged in a semi-circle around a fireplace. There is no distinction […]

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Garage Bands: Mr. Beau Turrentine

Garage Bands: Mr. Beau Turrentine

After talking to bands that practice in Belmont’s parking garages, VNN took time to record a few songs. Watch Mr. Beau Turrentine’s full performance below.

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Summer 2018 reading guide: Books you’ll actually want to read this summer

Summer 2018 reading guide: Books you’ll actually want to read this summer

Whether you’re traveling or relaxing by a pool, summer can be a great time for catching up on reading. If you’re looking for a place to start, we compiled a list of some summer reading essentials — from some of the most talked-about books this year to some old favorites. […]

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Bruin Beats: University Minister Heather Daugherty

Bruin Beats: University Minister Heather Daugherty

The Vision has teamed up with leaders from organizations across campus to bring you Spotify playlists from students and staff. For today’s installment, University Minister Heather Daugherty shared 10 of her favorite songs with the Vision. Praying — Kesha This song is beautiful and reminds me that just because someone […]

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Belmont alumnus brings vinyl back into style with Vinyl Me, Please

Belmont alumnus brings vinyl back into style with Vinyl Me, Please

From Boulevard Records to Grimey’s, the vinyl craze has taken over Nashville, and Belmont alumnus Matt Fiedler is capitalizing on the trend. Music lovers — including many Belmont students — have embraced the opportunity to listen to both new and old music in this classic form. Fiedler, a Belmont alumnus […]

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Summer 2018 movie preview: Your guide to this season’s best new releases

Summer 2018 movie preview: Your guide to this season’s best new releases

It’s finally summer, and that means movie studios will be releasing their biggest, most anticipated films of the year. There are some really exciting releases, some really terrible schlock and some releases that just kind of float in the middle of it all. Compiled here is a highly-opinionated guide to […]

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