Best of Memphis

5 Memphis Music Stores To Build Your Collection

Memphis is a musicians’ city, and music stores are crucial in connecting musicians to their fans and providing a physical space where music fans can gather, exchange opinions, browse, and purchase. Today, music is accessible via countless applications and websites that can be accessed in seconds on a a number of devices. But as soaring vinyl […]

Live Music

WAMM Recommends: Week of April 3

Each week, the team at WAMM brings you our picks for the best upcoming live shows hitting the M Town. Here are our selections for the week beginning on April 3rd! Hawthorne Heights & Armor For Sleep 7pm, Tuesday April 4th Black Lodge $30 Feeling nostalgic for flip phones, Myspace, and pop punk? Well you’re […]


5 Places in Memphis to See Live Jazz

Despite being known more for blues, soul, and rock n roll, Memphis has always fostered a strong community of jazz musicians and aficionados and produced some all-time greats of the genre such as Charles Lloyd, George Coleman, and Phineas Newborn Jr. While it’s inarguable that Memphis is lacking in proper jazz clubs, there are still […]

Live Music

WAMM Recommends: Week of March 27

Mempho Presents: Charlie Parr 7PM, Friday, March 31st Hernando’s Hideaway $25 The music of Minnesota country-blues legend Charlie Parr invites the sorts of hyperbolic adjectives familiar to fans of roots music and its troubadours – ‘rough-hewn’, ‘hard-luck’, ‘earthy’. But Parr remain singular in his idiosyncratic approach to Piedmont blues and American folk traditions, both through […]


Spring Live Music Preview 2023

It’s been a notably brutal winter in the Midsouth, but the time to despair has passed! Spring is upon us, leafy green is quickly replacing chilly gray, and an abundant season of stellar musical performances is in the offing for every Memphian to rejoice in. Here’s ten of our picks for the best of the […]