I don't pretend to be pretty/Sometimes I tend to talk dirty/I can be country or city/Welcome to my world
- Josh Hoge, "Take It Or Leave It"
Much like his hometown Nashville, singer Josh Hoge represents Music City's competing spirits of tradition and rebellion.
A third-generation musician, who loves music, whiskey and rowdy good times, Hoge fits the profile of a typical, lifelong Nashville resident. But the 25-year-old is also part of a growing community of artists who call Nashville home, but do not ascribe to the city's time-honored...