Nashville: Behind the Curtain
Written By: Kate York, Sonya Jasinski
Photographer Sonya Jasinski and Emmy-nominated singer/songwriter and photographer Kate York have been participating in and documenting the contemporary Nashville scene for more than a decade, capturing intimate behind-the-scenes moments of the city’s most celebrated musicians, songwriters, producers, and performing artists. From candid photographs taken in the homes of Kacey Musgraves and Emmylou Harris and backstage moments with Luncinda Williams and Holly Williams to performance and studio images of some of Nashville’s brightest stars, Nashville: Behind the Curtain offers a one-of-a-kind glimpse into the lives of those who call this creative mecca home.
Format: Hardbound
Publication Date: 5/3/2016
ISBN: 9781608877348
Pages: 168
Trim Size: 10 x 8 x .8


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Kate York, Author: Kate York is an Emmy nominated singer/songwriter based in Nashville, Tennessee. Her impressive catalogue of songs includes numerous syncs on the hit US show Nashville. Highly regarded amongst the very best of Nashville's luminaries as one of its brightest stars, Kate is also an acclaimed photographer. She takes intimate documentary style photographs of the artists in her community and further afield. As well as being published by Rolling Stone, she has worked on both the business and creative sides of the music industry for over fifteen years and has a fantastic eye for capturing the countless magical moments of spontaneity and creativity that emanate around Music City and beyond.

Sonya Jasinski, Photographer: Sonya Jasinski is a London-based family, portrait, and music documentary photographer. Growing up on both sides of the Atlantic, she found her passion for photography at an early age, falling in love with the country music scene on her very first visit to Nashville. Sonya's commissions include Rolling Stone, Q magazine, Warner Music, Universal Records, as well as many fantastic projects for independent labels based both in the UK and the US. Travelling between LA, Nashville, and London, whether on tour with artists or with them in the studio, on set or at home with actors, Sonya always connects with her subject and consistently captures effortlessly intimate and spirited reportage.