In the heart of the Grand Ole Opry, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Country Music Television lies Grimey's. A Independent Record Store in Dollywood's neck of the woods? Blasphemy!! Yet any Record Store that looks like your Grandmother's old house is a *good* thing. I have not had the pleasure of going to Grimey's yet, but with Third Man Records being down the street, my appearance in Nashville will be soon. Hey, there are worse things than having a Record Store with a concert venue in the basement, that has featured many famous bands and have had a few released....most recently the CD/2x10" of Metallica's set there.
I had the pleasure to speak with Doyle Davis, co-owner of Grimey's. Here were his answers to my questions: