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5 Hot Songs in Rotation for October ’23

Memphis music is truly unstoppable. Each month welcomes more and more incredible new projects. Here are just 5 we’re highlighting […]


A Terrifyingly Good Guide for Halloween-Themed Live Music Events in Memphis

Although Halloween may be considered a children’s holiday by most, we all know that it’s a magical day that is […]


With New EP “Black Magic,” Talibah Safiya Explores Love Through the Rich History of Southern Black Music

Story by Katie Kelly; Photo by Anthony Lorenzo I’m in a rush when I go to meet Talibah Safiya. I […]


The Tambourine Bash is Back with Even More Stellar Music Collaborations

For the past several years, Music Export Memphis has held an annual fundraiser event known as “The Tambourine Bash,” a […]


Rapper R.U.D.Y Aims to Change Your Mindset with New Single “Show Improvement”

By Katie Kelly When I walk into the studio that R.U.D.Y is working in, there’s a rare moment of stillness. […]


5 Questions with Jared “Jay B” Boyd

1. Tell us about your background. How did you get into the music industry? I was born and raised in […]


5 Must See Concerts in August

Following a particularly notable July, August is looking to be another strong month for live music in the M-Town as […]


Glockianna Is Taking Over – And She’s Doing It Glockianna’s Way

By Katie Kelly You wouldn’t know it at all from looking at her, but Glockianna is nervous. It’s September 2022 […]


With Her Signature Guitar and an Undeniable Passion, MadameFraankie is One of Memphis’ Most Exciting Musical Talents

By Katie Kelly When you scroll through MadameFraankie’s Instagram, you won’t see those seemingly obligatory food, scenery, or #OOTD posts […]



By Zachary Corsa Our city’s blues and rock n’ roll mythology is such that one might be pleasantly surprised by […]


5 Must-See Concerts in July

While Memphis is always a hotbed for great live performances from homegrown artists, this July is especially notable for the […]


Meet Ari Morris: Your Favorite Rapper’s Favorite Mixer

By Katie Kelly If you listen to just the first thirty seconds of Moneybagg Yo’s smash hit “Time Today” you […]