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Remembering Harry Peel

Harry Peel was a drummer. He played what John Kilzer sometimes referred to as a ”big bongo.” I loved to listen to his playing, but I was also one of his doctors. 389 more words

Body And Spirit

901 Fest with The Incredible Hook

For the first time in 16 years, Memphis in May is introducing a new event.

The 901 Fest caps off a month of music, food and fun down in Tom Lee Park while celebrating our city and our amazing local talent like hip-hop star Al Kapone. 73 more words

Live At 9

Now Open: Memphis and Shelby County Room Listening Station

Today we are pleased to announce the addition of a Memphis Music Listening Station to the Memphis and Shelby County Room. This listening station, which contains 594 CDs, will allow easy patron access to our large archive of Memphis Music.   97 more words


Memphis in May Sunset Symphony Broadcasts Now Available!

Today we are very excited to announce that the Memphis & Shelby County Room is the new repository for WREG Channel 3’s broadcasts of the Memphis in May Sunset Symphony. 247 more words


Porretta Soul Music Festival

Thousands of miles away in the mountains of Northern Italy Memphis music is king!

The tiny town of Porretta loves our sound so much, it’s become home to the world’s premiere festival for vintage soul music. 46 more words

Live At 9

Press Release For The Box Tops

For Immediate Release


Sixties Music Legends The Box Tops Return!


Memphis, TN – From the mid 60’s into the 70’s, there was no finer blue-eyed soul group than THE BOX TOPS, from Memphis, Tennessee! 183 more words

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