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Joseph Hudak has been a Nashville local since 2012, the cusp of Music City’s renaissance. Prior to that, while based in Philadelphia, he logged five years as a freelance writer covering the country scene. Now senior editor at Rolling Stone Country, Rolling Stone’s newest website, Joseph looks forward to watching Tennessee’s famous capital continue its evolution. Here’s a look at Music City through his unique lens.

After poring through hundreds of candidates in the U.S., here are 11 iconic venues where it’s more about the experience of being there, than who happens to be on stage.