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Music to Light Up Juneteenth Celebration at Orange Mound...

Memphis Flyer readers couldn’t miss this week’s top entry in the Steppin’ Out pages, featuring the old United...

The Flow: Live-Streamed Music Events This Week, June 17-23

Now that summer has settled on us like a wet electric blanket, there’s another reason to enjoy music from home: the...

Cedric Burnside Named NEA National Heritage Fellow

Long ago, North Mississippi Hill Country was overlooked in standard perspectives on the blues. While the Delta Blues...

PRIZM Ensemble Returns to Teach Memphis Youth

The PRIZM Ensemble, centered on the strings, woodwinds, and brass, is one of the most respected institutions serving...

Freeloader: Meta-Lyrics Meet Gut-Punching Riffs

In some universe, Freeloader would be considered a supergroup. In fact, that universe exists, and it’s called Midtown...

Live at the Garden Returns This Summer

Memphis Botanic Garden announces the return of the Live at the Garden summer concert series this July.

The Flow: Live-Streamed Music Events This Week, June 10-16

In the wake of the pandemic, live-streamed music has found its niche. Once shunted aside as an also-ran gimmick, it...

Memphis Listening Lab: A Rare Music Collection Made Public

Back in the ’50s and ’60s, John King was already a collector’s collector. Even as he went on to distinguish himself...

Marcella Simien: Beyond Swamp Soul

Marcella Simien has been a fixture of the Memphis scene for over six years now, often with her band, Marcella &...

Historic A. Schwab on Beale Ramps Up Local Vinyl Collection

At one time, A. Schwab General Store and Soda Fountain was the only store open for business on Beale Street. Founded...