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Memphis Heart

The Memphis Sound

MemphisConnect has had the privilege of bringing our readers a steady stream of what we love about Memphis; our culture, our food, our art, our business and our leadership. But you can’t talk about Memphis without talking about music. So, as a fond coda to the suite that is our …

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Them Blues

The International Blues Challenge is blowing through town this week, talkin’ ’bout bad luck, empty pockets, cheap booze and expensive women. Today …

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Battle in the Home of the Blues: IBC Comes to Town

The 30th International Blues Challenge kicks off tonight, causing seismic eruptions of twelve bar boogie to echo through the canyons of Downtown …

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Celebrating Dr. King: I Have A Dream Fest

CLE Events will host its third annual “I Have A Dream” Fest Weekend on January 17-19, 2014 in Memphis, TN. This 3-day …

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It Sounds Like This: Memphis Music Starter Kit

Travel the world and mention Memphis, and people will invariably start listing giants from our musical legacy. This writer has had a …

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A State of Being

On the edge of Memphis, in a sun-lit house on a modest sprawl of land, art covers every surface. Sketches, photographs, ceramics, …

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Rock’n”Soul Museum: Breakin’ Records

More than 60,000 visitors rocked, bopped and stepped their way through the Memphis Rock’n’Soul Museum in 2013, setting an annual attendance record …

Shangri-La Anniversary

25 Years of Sonic Integrity

World famous Memphis record shop Shangri-La Records turns 25 this weekend, and is marking the anniversary with an awesome blow-out rock n …

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Memphis Genes

Memphis is experiencing a rush of global superstars invading our city for the sake of dropping their musical art on us, and …

World Boogie Is Coming

World Boogie Is Coming

With their new album “World Boogie Is Coming” on shelves and on servers now, the North Mississippi All-Stars are gearing up for …

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