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Beyond the Arc Podcast #84: The Dillon Brooks Era

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#25 Memphis 42, Houston 38

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Butthole Surfers and Bad Seeds Salute the Man in Black

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Soulsville USA Festival Lights Up McLemore Ave.

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Coco Hames

Sun., Oct. 22, 3 p.m. @ Harbor Town Amphitheater

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Ongoing @ Shelby Farms

Course in Shelby Farms Park open for its second season.

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MATA Proposes to End Ikea Route, Alter Others

MATA Proposes to End Ikea Route, Alter Others

The Memphis Area Transit Authority (MATA) will be accepting public feedback on its new proposed route changes through midnight on Friday, Oct. 20.

Small Business Owners to Turn Shipping Containers into Pop-up Shops

Shipping containers will double as pop-up shops in a lot near Monroe and Marshall across from the newly-opened Edge Alley beginning in late November.

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Sports

Grizzlies 111, Warriors 101: Five Thoughts

Grizzlies 111, Warriors 101: Five Thoughts

Saturday night at FedExForum, the Grizzlies pulled off an improbable win over the defending champion Golden State Warriors in a game that was really only ever close in a few spots.

Beyond the Arc Podcast #84: The Dillon Brooks Era

This week on the show, Kevin and Phil talk about:

#25 Memphis 42, Houston 38

We need to be careful about over-using the word epic in describing victories.

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Music

A Week's Tribute to Jimmie Lunceford

A Week's Tribute to Jimmie Lunceford

Ron Herd II is a man with a mission, and a very Memphi-centric one at that: to honor the memory of the great jazz band leader, Jimmie Lunceford.

Butthole Surfers and Bad Seeds Salute the Man in Black

If "leave 'em wanting more," is still sound advice in show business this 4-track Johnny Cash tribute CD 5-Minutes to Live is the new gold standard, uniting old punks like Buzz Osborne of the Melvins and Warren Ellis of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds with original Tennessee Three drummer W.S. Holland.

Soulsville USA Festival Lights Up McLemore Ave.

If you're like me, you'll jump at any chance to see the Stax Museum of American Soul Music, especially if it's free.

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Politics

Fincher Ready to Take on "Career Politician" Blackburn in GOP Senate Primary

Fincher Ready to Take on "Career Politician" Blackburn in GOP Senate Primary

Former 8th District Congressman says Number One issue will be the ongoing opioid epidemic and faults his ex-House colleague, a major sponsor of suspect legislation exposed on 60 Minutes, for inability to "see what's going on around us."

New Names on the Marquee

Ford in the future, Bredesen in the present, and Fincher versus Blackburn?

Filling in the Blanks

If Rip Van Winkle happened to be not a fictional character from a previous century but  a current resident of Shelby County, Tennessee, he would not have had to nod off for a full score of years to wake up to a drastically changed landscape.

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Food & Drink

Mead-Based Drinking: Oh, Honey!

Mead-Based Drinking: Oh, Honey!

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Jonathan Magallanes: Making those flavors work

Jonathan Magallanes is a big dog rider in the kitchen.

Tater Tots Now Available at All Huey's

Breaking!

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Opinion

A Post About Gluten Free Strippers and Effing Traffic

A Post About Gluten Free Strippers and Effing Traffic

Well, this was brought to my attention.

Amazon Prime-time

There's been a lot of discussion lately about luring Amazon to build its second company headquarters, to be called Amazon HQ2, in Memphis.

Invest in Yourself, Memphis

After decades of depression, Memphis finally finds itself in the early stage of a renaissance.

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Film/TV

Documentary 1948: Creation and Catastrophe Explores the Roots of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Documentary 1948: Creation and Catastrophe Explores the Roots of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

The documentary 1948: Creation and Catastrophe will screen at Rhodes College tonight, Friday, October 20 at 6:30 PM.

The Florida Project

Orlando grifters live on the edge in director Sean Baker’s follow up to Tangerine.

Sooth the Pain With All The Rage Documentary at Crosstown Arts

Indie Memphis is coming up in two weeks.

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The WHBQties - Wow!

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Which History Should We Honor?

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