Featured Memphis Music Stories

 

Venue profile: Growler’s

by Zachary Corsa As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to ebb and flow with each new variant, the profound impact of our strange new way of life is felt in changes large and small. Aside from masks and vaccines, services we rely on for day-to-day living have taken a hit; mail and parcel delivery […]

 

WAMM Recommends: Week of January 17

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. Raneem + Better in Color 7:30 p.m., Thursday January 20, The Green Room @ Crosstown Arts $10 GET TICKETS Raneem is, in our mostly less than humble opinion, one of […]

 

WAMM Recommends: Week of January 10

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. Clem Snide 7 P.M., Thursday January 13, Hernando’s Hideaway $15 GET TICKETS Freezing temperatures and leaden skies have Memphians scavenging for any light and warmth to […]

 

Live this month // January 2022 Playlist

We want to make it easy for you to discover something new, so each month we put together a Spotify mix of some of the artists playing live around Memphis in the next few weeks. Press play whenever and press pause when you hear something you love – if they’re on this list, […]

 

WAMM Recommends: Week of January 3

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. Nita Strauss – Winter Wasteland Tour 2022 7 P.M., Saturday January 8, Growler’s $22 GET TICKETS Nita Strauss recently generated a bit of online controversy when she […]

 

WAMM Recommends: Week of December 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. We’ll be taking a break next week for our long winter’s nap – see you in 2022!   Phil Kline’s Unsilent Night In Memphis 7 P.M., Tuesday December 21, […]

 

WAMM’s picks: the best live shows of 2021

by WAMM staff Omicron and Delta be damned, live music did return in 2021 and, at least in Memphis, in triumphant fashion. Maybe it’s just the post-quarantimes reentry talking but we had some of the most transcendent live music experiences of our lives this year. So what did we do with all those […]

 

Five Questions With Son.Person

by Zachary Corsa Son.person wants to relate to you, to share something bigger through his art than just a sense of fleeting, shallow entertainment. Drawing liberally from nu-pop and hip-hop traditions, the humble Memphian is rooted in weighty concepts of home and familial connections, young […]

 

The Latest | December 13

Memphis music is basically always being talked about somewhere, but this week at least one of the spaces and places might surprise you – in today’s edition of The Latest we’ve got a dispatch from Rolling Loud Festival remembering our fallen hero, top-of-the-list honors for a […]

 

WAMM Recommends: Week of December 13

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.   Church Girls, Mystic Light Casino, Kacee Russell 7 P.M., Wednesday December 15, The Hi-Tone (Small Room Downstairs) $10 GET TICKETS Smack dab in the middle of December […]

 

Ho Ho Holiday Show Round-Up

by Zachary Corsa and Ezra Wheeler We’re two weeks out from Christmas, folks. The eggnog is flowing, the reindeer’s nose is glowing like a lightbulb, and Wolfchase is a veritable sea of panicking humans desperate to secure that one last perfect gift. Before long, 2021 will only be a memory, a […]

 

Chill out with Kelsey Taylor’s new concept album ‘The Frost’

Did Christmas come early? New lush music from Kelsey Taylor, her album The Frost, dropped December 3 and we’re obsessed – so we asked Kelsey to share the story behind the creation of the record. Here’s what Kelsey shared – keep scrolling to stream the album in full! “The […]