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Live this month // December 2021 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, you’ll be […]

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WAMM Recommends: Week of November 30

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. Anthony Wilson 7:30 p.m., Thursday December 2, The Green Room at Crosstown Arts $15 TICKETS Endlessly inventive guitarist Anthony Wilson is evidence that the hoary old adage about apples not […]

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5 Shows Not to Miss in December

By Ezra Wheeler Whether you’ve already decked the halls or you’re feeling more on the bah-humbug spectrum, there’s something for you on the live music menu this December in Memphis. Here’s a quick look at five shows not to miss. Robert Allen Parker 9 p.m., Saturday December 11, B-Side Bar $10 at the door While […]

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WAMM Recommends: Week of November 22

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. The MDs performing “McLemore Avenue” 9 p.m., Friday November 26, B-Side $10 at the door In 1970, Southern soul legends (and Stax Records house band) Booker T & the MGs […]

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Venue Profile: The Lamplighter Lounge

By Zachary Corsa When I relocated to Memphis in the summer of 2016, one of the very first clubs I found myself checking out was The Lamplighter Lounge at 1702 Madison. At the time, the clearly little hideaway met every possible definition, colloquial or terminological, of the term ‘dive bar’. Beneath pallid lighting, through a […]