Music

Qemist Recommends: Bodywerk at The Green Room

This Saturday at the Green Room at Crosstown Arts, habibibeats will be presenting “bodywerk,” an exciting evening that aims to showcase the best of Memphis’ Black dance music scene. We sat down with Qemist, who will be performing that night, to learn more about “bodywerk” and the current state of electronic music in the M-Town. […]

Culture

Sharing Stories: Catching Up with MenosMal’s Cecilia Martinez

We’re partnering with Latino Memphis to bring you Somos Memphis! A hub of content focused on sharing all the great endeavors, businesses, and more from Memphis’ Latinx community. The Latinx culture isn’t a monolith–there are so many vibrant cultural aspects, forms of expression, and perspectives that come together to make Memphis the amazing city that […]

Music

WAMM Recommends: Week of September 20

From the We Are Memphis Music team, here’s a mix of live music picks we think you can’t afford to miss out on this week. Terror 6:30 p.m., Wednesday September 22, Growler’s $18 Click here to purchase tickets Over the past twenty years, few bands have embodied the spirit of hardcore quite like Terror, the […]

Music

Graham Winchester Recommends: Quintron and Miss Pussycat

Few Memphis musicians are as prolific, talented, and musically knowledgeable as Graham Winchester, the co-owner of Blast Habit Records and the drummer for some of Memphis’ finest bands. In a week absolutely packed with great live music options, we reached out to Graham to help us pinpoint his choice for a cant-miss show to recommend […]

Music

Venue Profile: The Green Room at Crosstown Arts

By: Zachary Corsa The mythology and folklore of music in the Bluff City lingers through generations, conjuring visions of mournful acoustic blues plucked on the porches of sharecroppers’ shacks, the neon bustle of Beale in its prime, and the smooth soul grooves of Stax Records. But beneath such raging cultural tempests, more mysterious currents have […]