Glen Campbell’s ‘Duets: Ghost on the Canvas Sessions’: An Album Release and Exhibit

Glen Campbell Exhibit and Ghost on the Canvas Release

The Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum recently hosted an evening brimming with nostalgia and celebration for the posthumous release of Glen Campbell’s album, “Duets: Ghost on the Canvas Sessions.” The event, coordinated by Big Machine and Surfdog Records, not only heralded the new album but also introduced the Glen Campbell exhibit—a homage to the […]

Where to Stay in Downtown Nashville

Where To Stay in Nashville

From the Author: I’m the son-in-law of Joe Chambers, the founder of MHFM. I’ve also lived and worked in Nashville for 12+ years. I’m heavily involved with the museum, so when you visit, you might find me giving the odd tour or helping out wherever possible. If you have any questions, I respond quickly to comments. […]

Why Did Jimi Hendrix Play His Guitar Upside Down

Why Did Jimi Hendrix Play His Guitar Upside Down

Jimi Hendrix is one of the most unique musicians in American history. His ferocious and fuzz-driven tone innovated the electric guitar and rock music approach. Born James Allen Hendrix, “Jimi” grew up in Seattle. His parents changed his middle name to Marshall in a twist of ironic fate (Jimi Hendrix famously played through Marshall amplifiers […]

11 Drum Sets All Music Lovers Need to See

Hal Blaine – Ludwig Drum Set

The Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum is a treasure trove of riches for any music lover. From guitars once owned and used by Tom Petty, Garth Brooks, and Johnny Cash, to an actual stage Jimi Hendrix performed on, there is no shortage of significant artifacts to admire. While the museum may honor all types […]

Remembering Don Everly: A Tribute to an American Music Legend

Don Everly

It’s with great sadness that we announce that we lost an American music Icon today. Don Everly, and brother Phil changed the face of modern music with their angelic harmonies and songwriting. They influenced everyone from The Beach Boys to The Rolling Stones and The Beatles. We here at the Musicians Hall Of Fame were […]

A Message About Tom Petty by Joe Chambers


A Message About Tom Petty by Joe Chambers I was trying to digest what I was seeing coming out of Las Vegas. I still am. I didn’t think that I could hear anything that would add anymore grief to such a sad situation. Then I saw on Facebook that Tom Petty had passed away. I […]

The Museum will be CLOSED on Saturday 6/22 & Monday 6/24 due to a private event.

may 15-18, 2024

John Lennon's guitar on display at the Musicians Hall of Fame & Museum

For the first time in America, only on display May 15-18.