By Butch Worrell
John Richards played the Frist Museum and I was invited by Peggy Mercer (Celebrated Author, songwriter, and so much more, an amazingly talented woman) to come photograph and also meet the talented Lily Nelson, an up-coming singer-songwriter. It was a wonderful experience.
More about John......John Richards is a Nashville, Tennessee born-and-raised legendary jazz and blues artist who began his career playing as a teen on the legendary Ernest Tubb Midnight Jamboree. He has backed many iconic performers, including Tanya Tucker and Barbara Mandrell and was named the Marion James Blues Society's Guitar Player of the Year for 2012. His work has been featured on NPR, and on the PBS series, Jazz.