Memphis has always marched to its own beat. Pyramid in the skyline? Barbecue in an alley? Dancing ducks in a lobby? If we believe in it, we’re doing it. There’s always something new and exciting to do, someone with a story to tell, and an idea being put into motion around here – that’s what gives Memphis soul, and we’re proud of that. Stay in the loop by checking out what’s new and trending in Memphis, and don’t forget to share your story, too.

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COVID grants for Memphis musicians re-open

Great news for music makers and music industry professionals in Memphis: Music Export Memphis is re-opening applications for its COVID Emergency Relief Grants on September 14! MEM granted out more than $190,000 to more than 290 individual Memphis music professionals between April and June before funding was exhausted and grant applications were paused. The re-opening […]


5 Open-Air Attractions You Can Enjoy Now

Covid-19 is unfortunately still a very real part of our lives – and for the time being, staying apart, (together), quarantining at times, and never leaving home without your mask, gloves, and hand sanitizer is the reality of our lives in 2020. However, even as the country continues to learn how to live in ways […]


Top 10 Memphis Moments You Can Use to Complete the 2020 Census

By, Carlissa Shaw But seriously, stop playing and complete your 2020 US Census. Over the last several months, I have heard several people say that they are not filling out the 2020 Census because “they do not want the government in their business.” Reality check, the moment the government printed you a social security number, […]


5 Reasons the 2020 Census is Crucial!

The United States Census is one of the most important ways you can help define, affect, and participate in the future of our country. 2020 may be the first opportunity for many millennials and younger generations to participate in this historical survey, but many may not understand the purpose or importance of the Census. Affecting […]


Devin Westbrook – Calling Your Name premiere

We’re excited to bring you the premiere of brand new music from Madison Line Records artist Devin Westbrook! Devin’s new single, “Calling Your Name,” is out today with a lyric video expected to be out in early September. A gifted visual artist and singer with a talent for songwriting, poetry and rap, Devin’s musical influences […]