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Porch Ghouls (2003) Bluff City Ruckus (LP) Roman/Columbia (CK 87033)

Porch Ghouls

Bluff City Ruckus

2003

Roman/Columbia (CK 87033)

Produced by Greg Cartwright and the Porch Ghouls

Executive producer: Joe Perry


Debut (and apparently only) long player from this Florida/Memphis outfit, garage blues and back-porch electric Memphis stomp, letting the Tennessee hillbilly come through without sounding like rockabilly.   52 more words

The Breaks (1983) S/T (LP) RCA 4675

The Breaks

The Breaks

1983

RCA 4675

produced by Vini Poncia

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This one’s only for fans with a huge penchant for 80s pop-rock fronted by female vocalists, but if that’s your bag, this set is worth a listen, features an LA new-wave sound with the band’s Tennessee roots showing–especially in Susanne’s vocals. 228 more words

Soulsville USA Festival

Three stages, one location and some of the best music Memphis has to offer!

It’s all happening this weekend at the Soulsville USA Festival!

Anne Peebles… 58 more words

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Bobby Whitlock (LP) S/T (1972) Dunhill 50121

Bobby Whitlock

Bobby Whitlock

Dunhill 50121 (USA)

1972

recommended ****

 

Memphis man Whitlock had a long history of involvement in his hometown before joining Derek & the Dominoes and contributing his songwriting talents to six songs on that set.   229 more words

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

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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

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