Nashville recording studios aren't just for country music recording artists. If you walked into ten recording studios in Nashville and listened to the kinds of music being produced, you would be surprised at what you would hear. Less than half would likely be making country music. Music city is a mecca for all types of recording artists from all over the world. Artists like: REM, Bob Dylan, Jimmy Buffet, Neil Young, Bon Jovi, The White Stripes, Kid Rock, Kings of Leon, etc. have all recorded albums in Music City.
Nashville recording studios are also full of indie rock bands, gospel, Christian, blues and jazz musicians laying down tracks or mixing at any given time. One may ask, "What is the big attraction of recording in Nashville?" First of all, it is generally less expensive than the other media centers like New York, Los Angeles and London. Also, the availability of great musicians and top of the line gear are also attractive to record producers.
There are various types of recording studios in Nashville to choose from that can meet the needs of recording artists and producers, without the heavy traffic and other annoyances of NY and LA. Whether you working at the world famous Blackbird Studio or one of the less famous studios with lots of character and vibe like Mellow Hollow Studio, you can be assured that the best equipment and studio musicians are at your fingertips. Artists often travel to Nashville to record and mix their music because of the studio choices, musicians and atmosphere.