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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 […]


WAMM Recommends: Week of Oct. 17

At the beginning of each week, the team here at We Are Memphis Music searches through our calendar for the absolute best upcoming live shows. This week offers a little bit for everyone, especially on a particularly busy Saturday night, including some shows to get you into the Halloween spirit. […]


The Latest: October 17

It’s a new week here in the M-Town, which means it’s time to take a look back on the past seven days and highlight some of the biggest local news stories, particularly those related to our city’s unparalleled music scene. Three 6 Mafia, Memphis Grizzlies Collaborate on New […]


Back to the Light’s J.D. Reager on The Subteens, Podcasts, and More

Memphis is a city that one often has to leave to truly come to appreciate. Memphians periodically relocate to cities like New Orleans, Chicago, Nashville, only to return a year or a handful of years later, back to the well they’d sprung from, the city that first was their home. JD Reager is […]


WAMM Recommends: Week of October 10

Each week, the team at WAMM sifts through the live music calendars to choose the best upcoming shows over the next seven days. Here are our picks for the week of October 10th. The Tambourine Bash 7PM, Thursday, October 13th Overton Park Shell $15 If you’re like us, then the annual […]


The Latest | October 10

After years of being under the shadow of Atlanta’s overwhelming grasp on the culture, 2022 seems to be the year when Memphis finally snatches the crown as the center of the hip-hop universe. This week alone could serve as an “Exhibit A” in making this argument as you’ll […]


WAMM Recommends: Week of October 3

Each week, the team at We Are Memphis Music compiles a list of the week’s best upcoming live music events. Here are our picks for the first week of October! An Evening with 24-Carat Black 7PM, Thursday October 6 Stax Museum of American Soul Music Free Generally speaking, I try to reserve […]


5 Must-See Shows in October

After a long and sometimes brutal summer, the sweet release of fall is finally here, so prepare for some sweet tunes to match the Autumnal vibes this October. From the warm comfort of breezy neo-soul to pillowy indie folk and invigorating hardcore punk, there is music for everyone here in […]