Bobby’s Idle Hour Tavern Has Found A New Location In Nashville

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Alright, some good news on this front.

Bobby’s Idle Hour Tavern, a Music Row staple since the 1960’s, became the latest victim of the city’s rapid growth. Last year, Bobby’s was told that they were being evicted to make room for a new six-story office building that will house major music industry companies. You can read more about that here.

The good news is that the bar will move to 9 Music Square S. and open up after some renovations according to

“This new location is more than perfect for local songwriters and all our friends who have loved hanging out at Bobby’s Idle Hour Tavern throughout the decades,” said songwriter Josh Distad, the bar’s co-owner.

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