heavens door distillery bob dylan nashville whiskey

Bob Dylan recently got some attention last year when he seemed to pivot off music for a short bit to get into :::checks notes::: whiskey?

Turns out there’s a bit more to that reveal, as Dylan is actually setting up a whiskey distillery in Nashville, Tennessee during next fall (2020) under the brand “Heaven’s Door.” It will be called Heaven’s Door Distillery and Center for the Arts, featuring the spirits distillery, a library, a restaurant and a small, live performance venue.

It’s been reported that they’ll set up shop in the Elm Street Church, a 160 year old part of the city. It will also feature some of Bob Dylan’s artwork including his paintings.

READ MORE: Nashville Scene