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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 Memphis. With the epic finals spectacular packing the Orpheum this Saturday night, Mid-Southerners are in for five days of the world’s best blues acts, all crashing the same …

Ballet Memphis River Project Symposium

  Thursday, October 3rd 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Rhodes College- Hardie Auditorium As Ballet Memphis approaches the River Project 2 premiere,  …

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Second-Hand Emotions: Tina Turner Festival Rocks Brownsville

What started as a fan celebration honoring Tina Turner’s childhood school, Flagg Grove, has developed into an annual festival dedicated to the …

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The Land of the Delta Blues

The Blues is being celebrated this weekend, in the heart of the Delta land where it was born more than a century …

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Playing for a Piece of the Door

Memphis is rightly proud of our musical superstars, from W.C. Handy to Justin Timberlake, and all the Isaacs, Carlas, Elvises, and 8-Balls …

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Dope MCs and Canned Baked Beans

“I help feed the homeless every other Sunday, and I was thinking about other ways I could help out,” said Memphis rapper …

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The March of the Hogs

If you have the privilege of working out of an office in Downtown Memphis, you’ve already seen the wandering pork zombies making their way …

An Evening of Jazz and Community at Crosstown Arts

There’s been plenty in the news recently about the new development plans for the vacant Sears Building. Among the founding partners in …

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New Digs for Old Treasure

When we learned a few months ago that the Hi-Tone Cafe was closing its doors forever, we were bummed. How could Midtown’s …

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