B.B. King's to reopen for lunch Friday
Published 11/08/2013 at 9:57 a.m.
B.B. King’s Blues Club on Beale reopened Friday after repairs from a recent fire.
The show is going on, so dress warmly for Beale Street Music Festival tonight
Published 05/03/2013 at 10:04 a.m.
The show is going on, so dress warmly at MIM tonight
Van Halen show at FedExForum in Memphis postponed
Published 05/17/2012 at 6:30 p.m. 1 Comment
The Van Halen show scheduled for Aug. 6 at the FedExForum has been “temporarily postponed,” according to the arena website.
Memphis native and bass player Donald 'Duck' Dunn dies in Tokyo
Updated 05/13/2012 at 11:12 p.m.
Donald “Duck” Dunn, a member of the Rock ’n’ Roll Hall of Fame band Booker T. and the MGs and the Blues Brothers band, has died.
Memphis in May to honor Philippines in 2012
Updated 08/09/2011 at 10:53 p.m.
The Memphis in May International Festival announced Tuesday that the Republic of the Philippines would be the honored country for the 2012 festival.
East Memphis theater sells out 12 screens for 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1'
Published 11/19/2010 at 1:25 a.m. 1 Comment
The Paradiso lobby became an impromptu costume convention as fans gathered for the first Memphis showings.
Storms force festival to pack up early Sunday
Published 10/25/2010 at midnight
It's likely that the area's farmers looked out their windows Sunday morning and clapped their hands. Lee Askew, organizer of Downtown's RiverArtsFest, probably put his hands over his eyes. For the first time since Aug. 22, Memphis got more than ...
Alison Krauss, John Hiatt cancel Beale Street Music Festival performances tonight
Published 05/02/2010 at 12:48 p.m. 1 Comment
Alison Krauss & Union Station and John Hiatt, both from the Nashville area, have canceled tonight's scheduled performances at the Beale Street Music Festival due to road closures from this weekend's flooding.
Memphis music loses ‘Big Star’ — singer, songwriter Alex Chilton dies at 59
Updated 03/17/2010 at 11:29 p.m.
Chilton was best known as a member of 1960s pop-soul act the Box Tops and the 1970s power-pop act Big Star.
Memphis musician Jay Reatard runs 'out of time'; dies at 29
Updated 01/13/2010 at 11:39 p.m.
In an interview with The New York Times last August, Memphis punk artist Jay Reatard uttered what, in retrospect, was a haunting phrase: "Everything I do is motivated by the fear of running out of time."
Dialing up the fun with Justin Timberlake's 901 tequila
Published 03/19/2009 at 7:57 p.m.
According to People magazine, folks will have a whole new reason to swoon over Justin Timberlake.