View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of "Nashville Cats Tune" on Discogs. Lyrics and video for the song Nashville Cats by The Lovin' Spoonful - Songfacts. When I heard a couple new-sounding tunes on the tubes. This is another one of those tunes that ventures into the genre of Country music. I can't say it's a remarkable tune but it is a bit catchy but most of all. The song Nashville Cats was written by John Sebastian and was first released by The Lovin' Spoonful in It was covered by Spinning Wheel, The Chellows. "Nashville Cats" was played in the Ken Burns docuseries Country Music episode "The Sons and Daughters of America (–)" on Septem in referring. Listen to Nashville Cats Radio free online. Listen to free internet radio, news, sports, music, and podcasts. Stream live CNN, FOX News Radio, and MSNBC. According to the legend, Dylan kicked off the session with the song "Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I'll Go Mine)," a straightforward rocker. While the Lovin' Spoonful's song called attention to the city's musicians, Dylan's decision to come to Nashville to record the bulk of Blonde on. First of all, I still stubbornly place it where I first heard it, as a Del McCoury (himself quite the Nashville cat) song. Although I've known for years. John Sebastian apparently held Nashville musicians in high esteem. According to one account, the song developed after the Lovin' Spoonful was in.