Top Choice Music in Downtown

Third Man Records

In a still-industrial slice of downtown you'll find Jack White's boutique record label, shop and novelty lounge, complete with its own lathe and live venue. It sells mostly Third Man recordings on vinyl and CD, coll…
Top Choice Art in Downtown

Hatch Show Print

One of the oldest letterpress print shops in the USA, Hatch has been using old-school, hand-cut blocks to print its bright, iconic posters since vaudeville. The company has produced graphic ads and posters for almos…
Top Choice Crafts in West Nashville, Green Hills & Belle Meade

OAK Nashville

Get ready to spend an hour browsing this small but well-stocked store, a great place to find gifts for friends, family and, well, yourself. OAK stands for one-of-a-kind, and many of its crafts, furniture and food pr…
Top Choice Coffee in Memphis

City & State

This fabulous artisan-centric store and coffeehouse in Binghampton stocks exquisitely curated everyday coolness (handcrafted soaps, hipster backpacks, swaths of cool T-shirts, designer French press coffee vessels) a…
Music in Wedgewood-Houston & South Nashville

Gruhn Guitars

This renowned vintage instrument store has expert staff, and at any minute some unassuming virtuoso may just walk in, grab a guitar, mandolin or banjo off the wall and jam.
Homewares in Franklin

Tin Cottage

Twinkling white lights add a festive kick to this home decor and gift shop that's ready-made for the pages of Garden & Gun. Or a Nancy Meyers movie. We jest, but this delightful cottage is filled with housewares…
Clothing in Midtown, Music Row & 12South


Where do Nashville's musicians shop for up-to-the-minute duds? The Label, where a mural-sized skull is the backdrop for jeans, vests, hip neckties and three racks of lady fashions. The shop's Whiskey Jam tees spotli…
Vintage in Wedgewood-Houston & South Nashville

Pre to Post Modern

This shop is an explosion of color and kitsch with its superb selection of vintage items with a distinctly mid-century flavor: pop culture collectibles line the walls and high-quality period furniture fills an entir…
Books in East Nashville

East Side Story

This tiny bookstore in the Idea Hatchery spotlights Nashville writers. And only Nashville writers. And by the looks of this well-stocked shop – there are quite a few. Many of the non-fiction books have a Nashville f…
Clothing in Memphis

Lanksy Brothers

The 'Clothier to the King,' this mid-century men's shop once outfitted Elvis with his two-tone shirts. Today it has a retro line of menswear (including blue suede shoes!), plus gifts and women's clothes. It has relo…