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 and inspire by sharing the best of Memphis music.

* Memphis and Delta artists included in the series are Hippy Soul with Ra’id, Cedric Burnside, Dirty Streets, Liz Brasher, Motel Mirrors, HEELS, KIRBY, Don Bryant & The Bo-Keys, Negro Terror, Spooner Oldham with Marcella & Her Lovers, and Rev John Wilkins with his Three Daughters.

*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.

#2233 – Ameripolitan Music Awards

This week we feature highlights from Dale Watson’s 2018 Ameripolitan Music Awards, held right here in...

#2232 – Sons of Mudboy

This week we feature the mysterious, inscrutable, ever changing Sons of Mudboy. Also joining us will be BSC contributor, Jim Spake, exploring the legendary sidemen from the early years of rock and roll that played rock’s original lead instrument in a series called...

#2231 – John Paul Keith

This week we feature beloved Memphis songwriter, guitarslinger, and bandleader, John Paul Keith. Also joining us will be BSC contributor, Jim Spake, exploring the legendary sidemen from the early years of rock and roll that played rock’s original lead instrument in a...

#2230 – Liz Brasher

This week we feature Fat Possum Records recording artist, Liz Brasher. A recent Memphis transplant, this singer, songwriter, guitarist, and bandleader describes her sound as "garage rock meets the Delta blues meets gospel meets soul." Liz is celebrating the release of...

#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...