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Gonerfest 18: Accidentally All-American!

Goner Records’ Eric Friedl dishes the dirt on Gonerfest 18.

The Pop Classicism of Loveland Duren’s Any Such Thing

With the release of the Loveland Duren’s third album, Any Such Thing (Edgewood Recordings), Van Duren and Vicki...

The Memphis Symphony Orchestra: Woven Into the Life of...

Music history, music appreciation, economics, and a bit of sociology are all part of the equation in today’s MSO,...

Elder Jack Ward’s Original, Time-Tested Take on Sacred Soul

One thing distinguishing “Already Made” is Elder Jack Ward’s songwriting.

Southern Avenue’s Be the Love You Want

Southern Avenue’s latest album, Be the Love You Want, embodies love on multiple levels.

Wake Up, Putt! Memories of Elvis Presley’s Nashville...

When Graceland revs up its engines for this year’s Elvis Week, one event will feature some of the greatest players to...

Aquarian Blood: Bringing It All Back Home, Again and Again

Aquarian Blood’s third full-length release on Goner Records is haunting, beautiful.

Cutting Edge: Opera Memphis Renews Commitment to Community

Pandemic or no pandemic, Opera Memphis is on the move. As we recently reported, the 65-year-old institution has...

Howard Grimes on His New Book and Bulldogging the Beat

When I walk into Electraphonic Recording to meet Howard Grimes, I hear him before I see him. He’s behind the drum kit...

Shake a Leg with Bruce Watson’s Just Leg It Compilation

“Just Leg It” sounds like slang somebody made up in the ’30s or ’40s. It’s not. It’s the title of a new album...