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Get to Know Nashville is an online documentary series highlighting the people and businesses that make this city awesome.
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Episode 4: "The Friendly Southerner" Chris Thomas

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Episode 6: "Finding Your Calling" Jeff Goins
In Episode 6, we sat down with Jeff Goins, best-selling author of five books including the The Art of Work and Real Artists Don’t Starve. Jeff also has a highly successful blog and podcast where he shares about writing, life, and creative work. We really enjoyed hearing his take on what it means to face your fears and find your calling. If you have a passion for creativity and changing the world, this episode is for you. Thanks for watching Get to Know Nashville! Be sure to checkout more great stories: subscribe on YouTube, follow us on Instagram (@gettoknownashville) and Facebook. Connect with Jeff on Instagram (@jeffgoins), Facebook, and his website.
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November 19, 2018
Episode 5: "The Guitar Virtuoso" Joe Robinson
In Episode 5, we sat down with the incredibly talented Joe Robinson. Joe comes from very humble beginnings in Australia and is a completely self-taught guitarist. His remarkable playing style, smooth voice, and well crafted songs left us speechless. We were so inspired by Joe and his incredible talent and work ethic. Thanks for watching Get to Know Nashville! Be sure to checkout more great stories: Subscribe on YouTube, follow us on Instagram (@gettoknownashville) and Facebook Connect with Joe on Instagram (@joe_robinson), YouTube, and Facebook. Special thanks to Bluesman Vintage for allowing us to film at their shop!
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November 12, 2018
Episode 4: "The Friendly Southerner" Chris Thomas
After working alongside Dave Ramsey for nearly 12 years, Chris Thomas decided to branch out and start his own business surrounding his passion for quality Southern goods. Made South hosts events throughout the year that help connect the best Southern makers, producers and artisans with consumers. Chris also has his own line of Southern-themed Podcasts and is majority owner of Eli Mason, a high-quality, spirit-forward brand of cocktail mixers. Thanks for watching Get to Know Nashville! Be sure to checkout more great stories: Subscribe on YouTube, follow us on Instagram (@gettoknownashville) and Facebook Connect with Chris on Instagram (@christhomas). Follow Made South on Instagram (@madesouth), Facebook, and their website. For more details about the Holiday Market event or to purchase tickets, visit: http://r.gtkn.tv/holiday Special thanks to The Lodge Franklin for allowing us to film in their beautiful co-working space!
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November 5, 2018
Episode 3: "The Life of a Touring Musician" RJ Ronquillo
RJ Ronquillo is a Touring Nashville Musician who also runs a successful YouTube channel. He has shared the stage with Stevie Wonder, Bryan McKnight, Ricky Martin, Chaka Khan, Thompson Square, and many other world renowned artists. He has amassed more than 34,000 subscribers and 4.2 million views on his Youtube Channel where he showcases his life on the road and demos guitar gear. When he doesn’t have a guitar in his hands he enjoys riding motorcycle and spending time with his wife and dogs in his Nashville home. Thanks for checking out Get to Know Nashville! Be sure to checkout more great stories: Subscribe on Youtube, follow us on Instagram (@gettoknownashville) and Facebook Follow RJ on Instagram (@rj_ronquillo) and Youtube. Closing music by RJ Ronquillo. Check out his album Rockin! with R.J. & the Del Guapos.
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October 29, 2018
Episode 2: "The Art of Visual Notetaking" Emily Mills
Emily Mills never stopped drawing after childhood. She realized early on that she had a natural gift for illustration. Her first paying gig as an illustrator was for the school paper in college and she hasn’t looked back since. After graduating college in the middle of the great recession, she decided to move to Nashville because of it’s diverse artistic culture. Her first book, “The Art of Visual Notetaking” teaches basic skills to take effective sketchnotes, which is ideal for documenting processes, planning projects, outlining ideas, and capturing information. Emily Mills is a freelance illustrator, professional visual notetaker for The Sketch Effect, and teaches online sketchnoting classes at SketchnoteAcademy.com. She travels all over Middle Tennessee capturing visual notes for clients as well as teaching workshops all over the country. Thanks for checking out Get to Know Nashville! Be sure to checkout more great stories: Subscribe on Youtube, follow us on Instagram (@gettoknownashville) and Facebook Follow Emily on Instagram (@emily_a_mills), Facebook and check out her website. Special thanks to HUGE.IO for allowing us to film in their studio space.
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October 22, 2018
Episode 1: "The Singing Realtor" Stephen Webb
This is the story of Stephen Webb, "The Singing Realtor." Stephen is a professionally trained singer who graduated Belmont with a degree in Classical Vocal Performance and went on to Westminster Choir College to get his Master’s degree in Vocal Performance. After an extensive performing career in musical theater, opera, and concert work, he eventually settled in Nashville, TN and began pursuing real estate full time. Stephen has infused his love of singing with his passion for real estate and has branded himself as "The Singing Realtor." Stephen is an incredible real estate professional while still bringing his own sense of style and exuberance to a traditionally stale industry. We highly recommend him if you are looking to buy or sell your home in the greater Nashville area. Thanks for checking out Get to Know Nashville! Be sure to checkout more great stories: Subscribe on Youtube, follow us on Instagram (@gettoknownashville) and Facebook Follow Stephen on Instagram (@the.singing.realtor), Facebook and check out his website. Special thanks to Metro North Homes for allowing us to film in their beautiful model home.
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October 15, 2018
Episode 0: Get to Know GTKN
Welcome to the Get to Know Nashville Podcast! In this episode, Josh and Clint sit down to chat about the origins of Get to Know Nashville and what you can expect in the weeks to come. Get to Know Nashville is an online documentary series highlighting the people and businesses that make this city awesome. https://www.gtkn.tv SUBSCRIBE! Don't miss great stories and new episodes. Subscribe on Youtube Follow us on Instagram Like us on Facebook
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October 13, 2018