Music

Spooky Season Sounds: Live picks for Halloween

By Zachary Corsa Christmas may be the most wonderful time of the year for many red-blooded Americans, but, for the rest of us, it’s Halloween that has us shivering in otherworldly joy. As the weather cools and the leaves tumble down, as skies go gray and the rich smell of burning fields begins to curl […]

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5 Shows Not to Miss in November

By: Zachary Corsa November’s just around the bend, and thus goes the last lingering warmth of summer and all those uneaten bags of candy pumpkins. Before long, the leaves will be littering the ground and we’ll be bundled up indoors, sipping cider and dreading the encroaching holiday season. Luckily, there’s plenty of killer live music […]

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Tommy Wright III on “Devil’s Night” at Black Lodge

By: Ezra Wheeler Beginning in the early 1990s, Memphis has been at the epicenter of a subgenre now commonly known as “horrorcore,” a downright terrifying brand of hip-hop that is marked by its lo-fi sound, wickedly profane lyrics, triple time flows, and samples pulled directly from horror movie scores. From that crop of early horrorcore […]

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WAMM Recommends: Week of October 25

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. Turnover/Widowspeak/Temple Of Angels 7 p.m., Thursday October 28, Growler’s $22 TICKETS It’s the spookiest week of the year, but if all this decadent and chilling indulgence in darkness have left […]