Country Singer John Rich Is Entering The Restaurant Business With A New Chain Of Eateries Based On His Lifestyle Brand, Redneck Riviera.
The Big & Rich star's company has found success selling patriotic boots, themed T-shirts and drinkware since launching last year (14), and now the musician is expanding the brand with a restaurant in Nashville, Tennessee.
Also named Redneck Riviera, Rich tells local newspaper The Tennessean that the venue will "have fun, wild cool elements about it but it's also a bar you can take your kids to", adding, "It's the more rural, rowdy version of Margaritaville", referring to singer Jimmy Buffet's popular restaurant chain.
Rich is aiming to open Redneck Riviera next spring (16), with additional locations in South Carolina and Florida.
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Korn Frontman Jonathan Davis Is Working With Country Duo Big & Rich For A New Music Collaboration.
The heavy metal rocker recently took to Instagram.com to tease his latest project - an unexpected venture with the veteran country singers.
Davis shared a photo of the new trio in the recording studio, along with the caption, "Working with Big and Rich on a country music project."
He added the hashtag, "#Bakersfieldsound", a term used to refer to the style of country music made by Bakersfield, California, native Merle Haggard. Davis also calls Bakersfield home.
Big & Rich - 48th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards (ACM) at MGM Grand Garden Arena - Arrivals - Las Vegas, Nevada, United States - Sunday 7th April 2013