BSC announces I Listen to Memphis platform!

 

I Listen to Memphis is about Memphis music today, the musicians who make it and the places and culture that fuel it. We are here to inform, inspire and share the best of Memphis music.

* Memphis and Delta artists included in the series are Cedric Burnside, Don Bryant with the BoKeys, Reverend John Wilkins, Marcella Simien with Spooner Oldham, Hippy Soul, Dirty Streets, Liz Brasher, Motel Mirrors, Heels and Negro Terror. 

*I Listen to Memphis is sponsored by Arts Memphis, Hyde Family Foundation, Firefly and Anonymous.

For more information or to sign up to become an ILTM donor, please click here.

#2229 – Kaia Kater

This week we feature emerging African-Canadian roots artist, Kaia Kater, in a live performance right here at our BSC office. BSC contributor Barbara Ching returns to continue her series on the connections between country music and the blues....

#2228 – Motel Mirrors

This week we feature Memphis’ own Motel Mirrors as the celebrate the release of their newest studio effort, “In The Meantime.” BSC contributor Barbara Ching returns to continue her series on the connections between country music and the...

#2227 – Dale Watson

This week we feature a performance from Dale Watson at the 2018 Ameripolitan Awards here in Memphis, TN. Also an interview with Dale and Dr. Barbara Ching continues her series exploring the connection between country music and the...

#2226 – Greyhounds

This week we feature a live performance by the Greyhounds, Anthony Farrell and Andrew Trube. BSC contributor Barbara Ching returns to continue her series on the connections between country music and the...

#2225 – The Kimbrough Brothers at Deep Blues Fest

Robert Kimbrough Sr. BluesConnection, featuring Robert Kimbrough, David Kimbrough Jr. & Kinney Kimbrough, recorded at New Roxy Theater in Clarksdale,...

#2224 – Remembering Mose Allison

This week we dip into the BSC archives and remember jazz great, Mose Allison. As part of this we’ll also hear highlights from “I Love The Life I Live: A Tribute to Mose Allison” - a show produced by Memphis musician Alex Greene featuring backing by Tom Lonardo and Tim...

#2223 – Kenny Brown at Deep Blues Fest

This week on BSC we are at the Deep Blues Festival in Clarksdale, MS with a performance from Kenny Brown at the New Roxy Theater. Also joining us on the program is BSC contributor, Barbara Ching, continuing her series on the connections between country music and the...

#2222 – Remembering Little Milton

This episode features archived recordings and interviews from the Beale Street Caravan vault, remembering Blues legend Little...

#2221 – Los Lobos

This week we feature Los Lobos in a live performance from "Stars at the Shell" at the Levitt Shell in Overton Park, Midtown Memphis. Interview with Steve Berlin and the continuation of our series with Dr. Barbara Ching exploring the connection between country music...

#2220 – 2018 International Blues Challenge Finals

This week the Caravan heads down the street to the Orpheum Theatre for the Finals of the 2018 International Blues Challenge. You’ll hear performances from the finals, featuring the the winners and runners up of the solo/duo and band categories, and interviews with...