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WAMM Recommends: Week of Nov. 28

Each Monday, the team at We Are Memphis Music makes our picks for the best upcoming live shows. This week includes an exhilarating mix of new school and old school talent. Let’s jump in! Eric Gales 8PM, Thursday, December 1st Cannon Center for the Performing Arts $26 – $122 The […]


WAMM Recommends: Week of Nov. 21

Each week, the team at WAMM chooses our must-see live music events for the week. There’s plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving week, including several holiday related shows. Black Lips w/ Bloodshot Bill and Los Psychosis 7 PM, Tuesday, November 22nd Growlers $20 When Goner Records […]


WAMM Recommends: Week of Nov. 14

Each week, the team at We Are Memphis Music sifts through all of Memphis’ upcoming live shows to select our favorites. Here are our recommendations for the week beginning Nov. 14. Judas Priest 7:30 PM, Thursday, November 17th, 2022 Landers Center $50 The iconic Judas Priest were forged in […]


The Latest: Nov. 14

A new week has just begun, which means we are once looking back on the week that was to round up some of the best Memphis music-related stories from around the world. Memphis musicians Don and Larry Nix awarded Beale Street ‘Brass Notes’ As any visitor to Memphis’ historic […]


NutRemix, a Memphis-Centric Holiday Tradition, Celebrates 20 Years of Performances

Since first combining R&B and country to create rock ‘n’ roll in the 1950s, Memphians have a long and proud tradition of “remixing” disparate artforms into a unified whole. For the past 20 years, the New Ballet Ensemble has continued this tradition by reimagining Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s holiday […]


WAMM Recommends: Week of Nov. 7

Each week, the team at We Are Memphis Music selects our picks for the best upcoming live shows for the next seven days. Here are our selections for the week of November 7th. Memphis Music Listening Party with Steve Cropper 5PM, Tuesday, November 8th Benjamin Hooks Library Free Has any guitarist […]


WAMM Recommends: Week of October 31

Each Monday, the team at We Are Memphis Music comes up with a list of the best upcoming live shows for the week. Here are our 6 picks for the first week of November! Protomartyr, Off Peak Arson, General Labor Tuesday, November 1st, 7PM Growler’s $20 It’s the start of a new month Tuesday, with […]


Memphis’ Unsung Horrorcore Heroes

Memphis has its wide assortment of legendary hip hop artists, be it the classic voices of Project Pat and DJ Paul or newer talents like Glorilla and Duke Deuce. But some legends are not given their flowers in due time and have fallen out of the routine conversations of GOAT emcees and iconic […]


5 Live Music Events for Halloween 2022

Despite what the Christmas song may tell you, we all know that Halloween is truly the “most wonderful time of the year,” and this year is looking particularly promising. From mysterious warehouse throw-downs to spooky masquerade balls, here are the 5 live music events that […]


WAMM Recommends: Week of Oct. 24

Each week, the team at WAMM compiles some of the week’s best upcoming shows. This week features a rock n’ roll heavy line-up of Memphis legends and up-and-comers alike! Alicja Trout , Miz Stefani 8pm, Wednesday, October 26th B-Side $10 Alicja Trout is what one might call a crucial […]


The Latest: Oct. 24

From folk to hip-hop to Halloween novelty tunes, it’s been another banner week in Memphis music. As always, we’ve rounded up some of the biggest national stories from the past seven days in one spot for your reading pleasure. Enjoy! Folk Alliance conference to honor Memphis The Folk […]


10 Memphis Songs for Your Halloween Playlist

Let’s be real…While songs like Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” and Bobby Pickett’s “Monster Mash” are seasonal classics, it’s time to add some new tunes to your Halloween playlist. Thankfully, Memphians have been cranking out some amazing spooky tunes for at least 100 years, which means your […]