Halestorm vocalist and guitarist Lzzy Hale to kick-off Nashville Soccer Club first-ever season match. This show happened in Major League Soccer.
On Saturday, February 29, Nashville SC players set up on the pitch to kick off their first-ever season match. Also, on this night Lzzy Hale will be the first to perform show the Gibson Guitar Riff to start the match. She is a Grammy-winning singer and songwriter with her band Halestorm. However, her guitar customized for the Nashville SC and known as ‘The Guitar’ right before the match began. Nashville SC’s against Atlanta United FC on the match and lost with 1-2 score.
Halestorm frontwoman Lzzy Hale also talks about this match:
“Tonight History is being made. Major League Soccer has finally arrived in the city of Nashville TN! As some of you well know, every team has a tradition to start off the game. So our friends at @mls and our beautiful family at Gibson teamed up to make the team a guitar. Our Nashville tradition? 30 seconds of an original riff on this guitar! What better way to symbolize the very heart of music city?!
And who gets to write and perform the first riff ever tonight? Me!! It’s truly such an honor to be chosen to not only represent myself as a woman and a musician but to represent the amazing Rock n Roll community here in Nashville. The whole thing goes down at 7 CST! Nashville vs Atlanta! See you all tonight!”
You can see the Lzzy Hale and her special guitar below. Also, watch the video here.