I wrote about the film in our Indie Memphis preview in November.
First there was his remix of “The Life,” a Memphis rap summit meeting also featuring established stars Yo Gotti and Juicy J along with up-and-comer Young Dolph:
Tonight (Friday, February 3) venerable local acoustic/folk venue Otherlands will offer an intriguing bill boasting three of Memphis' most exciting up-and-coming artists: The Sultana, Michaela Caitlin, and Judith Stevens.
The Sultana is a folk/alt-rock troupe reminiscent of the rootsy side of bigger indie bands like My Morning Jacket or Bright Eyes.
Local hip-hop artist Skewby has been quiet for the past few months, but makes a strong return with his new single "Ups & Downs":
You can download the track for free from Skewby's own site, here.
Lucero continues to prepare for the March release of their latest album Women & Work with a second promo clip, this one featuring members of the band talking about their favorite tracks — of the moment — on the new album:
The band is also offering a download of the album's first single, "Sometimes," which is definitely one of the album's best songs and one that captures the further shadings of both country and soul the band has been filtering back into its sturdy bar-rock template.
Listen here and submit your e-mail for a free download:
Indiana-based Americana/folk singer Austin Lucas stopped by Ardent Studios this afternoon prior to his show tonight at the Buccaneer Lounge and performed his song "Run Around":