This Weekend in Memphis Music
This weekend, a little bit of everything. Some folk, some rock, some R&B and a hip-hopera — what’s it going to be?
- Tonight at Minglewood Hall’s 1884 Lounge, Jamie Randolph and The Darkhorse with Rainy Day Manual and Jeremy Stanfill. Cover is $7 and doors open at 9 p.m. for this 18 and up show.
- Tonight at the Stax Museum of American Soul, the opening reception for ELVIS! From Memphis to Manhattan – From the CBS Photo Archive from 5 to 7 p.m. General admission is $12, free for Stax Museum members.
- Tonight at Murphy’s, Black Rock Revival, Lamar Avenue Love and Electric Attitude.
- Tonight at the Buccaneer, Vending Machine, Glorie and The Near Reaches. Cover is $5 and the show starts at 10 p.m.
- Tonight at the Blue Monkey, Rockasaurus Rex for just $3 whole dollars.
- Tonight at the HiTone, Bulletproof Vests, The Klitz, 19 High and The Trashed Romeos, $7 and the show starts at 10 p.m.
- Tonight and Saturday at Evergreen Theater, Rhyme and Reason, The Hip-Hopera. The show’s at 8 p.m. both nights, with a ticket running you $15 in advance and $20 at the door.
- Saturday night at the Center for Southern Folklore, The Bluff City Backsliders from 9 to 11 p.m. at the Folklore Store. Tickets are $8.
- Saturday night at The Cove, the Bluff City Backsliders! Again! No cover info on The Cove’s site, but if we had to guess, it’s probably in the neighborhood of $5.
- Saturday at Otherlands, Black Max, Jenn Grinels and Logan Nickleson. Show starts at 8 p.m., cover is $5.
- Sunday at the Old Millington Vineyard and Winery, you can hear Valerie June from 3 to 6 p.m., no cover. Bring picnic gear and you can buy chilled wine by the bottle.
- Sunday at the HiTone, Chinamen and Lewd Minx. Cover’s $6 and the doors open at 8 p.m.
- Sunday at Otherlands, Star & Micey and Apartment 5. Doors open at 7 p.m. with a show at 8 p.m., cover is $5.
- Sunday at Blue Suede Bar and Grill, Majestik Knows Talent Sundays. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the cover is $5.
As always, if we’ve missed something leave us a note in the comments or get in touch with us on Facebook or Twitter. We’ll list any Memphis musician who has a gig, so let us know when you’ve got a show!