Tony Garcia is a songwriter who's music draws inspiration from classic American rock and roll, country and blues. Tony has  released 2 albums. The first, This Road, was a solo album released in 2005. Tony's second album was recorded with his band that he started with Ben Blankenship, the Double Intenders. Tony has also released a number of singles, available on this website, iTunes, and several other online music websites. 

In November 2013, Tony began hosting a weekly radio theme show called The Real Music City, a weekly theme show that showcases the wide variety of music in the local Nashville area. The show can be heard live on Radio Free Nashville and on Nashville radio station WRFN 107.1FM every Thursday evening from 9-10pm Central.

Tony has had songs recorded by other artists such as: Joel Alan Lehman "Sportsman's Paradise", Lynn Manderson ("Blue In The Sun", "In and Out of the Blues") and Elisha Ellis "Somebody Else". Tony travels extensively performing from coast to coast, and sometimes overseas, but is based in Nashville Tennessee where he performs regularly with the Double Intenders.

Tony's first album "This Road" contains 10 original songs, including 3 collaborative efforts with Nashville songwriters Shawn Byrne, Robert Rivers and Robert High. Check out Tony's album, This Road HERE. Tony's most recent songs can be found here at, and also on the album, "Make That A Double!" by the Double Intenders which is available HERE.  This album also contains 6 songs written by Ben Blankenship.

2013 United Way Song Competition
Finalist - Right Side Up

2013 Palm Beach International Film Festival
Selection - Video for "Smoker"

2013 Blue Plum Animation Film Festival
Selection - Video for "Smoker"

2012 International Songwriting Competition
Semi-Finalist - Video for "You're a Bitch"

2011 International Songwriting Competition
Finalist - Flowers & Candy, Americana Category
Semi-finalist - Sometimes, Americana Category

Here's a few of the places you may have seen Tony play in the past, and might see again in the future..
  • Kimbro's (Franklin, TN)
  • The Mercy Lounge (Nashville, TN)
  • The Rutledge (Nashville, TN)
  • Café La Palma (Madrid, Spain)
  • 3rd and Lindsley (Nashville, TN)
  • The Deli (Norman, OK)
  • The Basement (Nashville, TN)
  • JV's (Falls Church, VA)
  • The Family Wash (East Nashville, TN)
  • Iota (Arlington, VA)
  • The Foo Bar (East Nashville, TN)
  • The Springwater (Nashville, TN)
  • The Q Spot (Enid, OK)
  • The Listening Room Cafe (Nashville, TN)
  • Mount Rushmore, (Keystone, SD)
  • Madison's Hotel (Belfast, Northern Ireland)
  • Franklin Main Street Festival (Franklin, TN)
  • The Bluebird Cafe (Nashville, TN)
  • Jay's Saloon (Arlington, VA)
  • Betty's Grill (Nashville TN)
  • Genghis Cohen (Los Angeles, CA)
  • The Sutler (Nashville, TN)
  • The Boro Bar & Grill (Murfreesboro, TN)
  • The Turpin Theatre (Enid, OK)
  • Ri'Chard's Lousiana Cafe (Nashville, TN)
  • The Brainwash (San Francisco, CA)
  • Crescent Arts Centre (Belfast, Northern Ireland)
  • Tex-Mex Bar (Arlington, VA)
  • Tiffany Tavern (Alexandria, VA)
  • Atele Stadium (Tonga)
  • Mad Donna's (East Nashville, TN)
  • The Commodore (Nashville, TN)
  • Eddie's Attic (Atlanta, GA)
  • Fiddler's Dream (Phoenix, AZ)
  • Bean Central (Nashville, TN)
  • The Inn Zone (Falls Church, VA)
  • The Broken Spoke (Nashville, TN)
  • Hobo Joe's (East Nashville, TN)
  • The Factory (Franklin, TN)
  • Festively Local Festival (Pulaski, TN)
  • Blue Plate Special (Knoxville, TN)
  • Douglas Corner (Nashville, TN)
  • The Village Cafe (Gaithersburg, MD)
  • The Pond (Franklin, TN)
  • Kansas City Airport (Kansas City, MO)
  • Rooster's (Nashville, TN)
  • NASCAR Cafe (Nashville, TN)
  • Wartburg Motorcycle Festival (Wartburg, TN)
  • Tom's Blue Moon (Hendersonville, TN)
  • Spanky's (Nashville, TN)
  • Gilrein's (Worcester, MA)
  • Legend's (Columbia, TN)
  • Anchor High Grill (Hendersonville, TN)
  • Lehmanpalooza (Smyrna, TN)
  • Slingshot's (Madison, TN)
  • Taps & Tapas (Nashville, TN)
  • Border's (Thousand Oaks, CA)
  • Bill and Dee's (Norman, OK)
  • Coaches (Murfreesboro, TN)
  • Addie's (Manassas, VA)
  • La Plaza (Fairview, TN)
  • Nashville City Center (Nashville, TN)
  • Border's (Brentwood, TN)
  • Backstreets Cafe (Rockville, MD)
  • Radio Café (East Nashville, TN)
  • The Waterfront Bar & Grill (Nuku'alofa, Tonga)
  • Sillifest (Kingston Springs, TN)
  • Patriot Cafe (Fairfax, VA)
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