This weekend in Memphis music
As we wrap up Memphis Means Music Week, we’ve got two more big events (and you’re invited to both of them): our Halloween open house tonight at the MRC from 6 to 8 p.m., and the M3 Week Community Concert tomorrow from noon to 4 p.m. at Lincoln Park. Be sure to say hello and introduce yourself! And if you can’t make it out to those, there’s still lots of Memphis music happening all weekend long for you to enjoy. The weather’s finally chilling out and Halloween is here. Plenty of reason to celebrate! Here’s a selection of what’s happening:
- Tonight at the Buccaneer Lounge, The City Champs CD Release Party
- Tonight at Otherlands, Dan Montgomery & Robert Mache, Fille Catatonique, Kris Acklen. Show starts at 8 p.m. with a $5 cover.
- Tonight at the Blue Monkey, Sheriffs of Nottingham.
- Saturday at Minglewood Hall, Lord T and Eloise’s Hall of Horrors featuring Kinfolk Thugs, Bosco Delrey, The Defective Agency and the Memphis Feel-Harmonic
- Saturday at The Cove, Jack Oblivian and Star & Micey at 10 p.m.
- Saturday at The Blue Monkey, Rockasaurus Rex.
- Saturday at Neil’s, a Halloween celebration with Blackberry Wednesday, 714 and Carey Haynes, 9 p.m.
- Saturday at the Young Avenue Deli, Johnny Flynn and Cheyenne Marie Mize at 10 p.m.
- Saturday at Murphy’s, Halloween Bash featuring Angel Sluts, Modern Convenience, Burning Sands and Liberty.
- Saturday at Otherlands, Michaela Caitlin’s CD release with Holly & The Memphis Dawls. Kicks off at 8 p.m.
- Saturday at Lincoln Park, the M3 Week Community Concert featuring CJ Tate, Yung Kee, Tony & the Essential Band, Watoto de Afrika, U-Dig Dance Academy and Iyse Gibson. The event will also feature arts and crafts, food vendors and community organizations and is free to the public. Join us to close out M3 Week at Lincoln Park behind Hamilton High School from noon to 4 p.m.!
- Saturday at the Hi-Tone, Tanks, Pack of Wolves, Richard James & The Special Riders, 10 p.m., $5 cover.
- Sunday at the Young Avenue Deli, Makeshift’s Halloween Fiasco will feature Makeshift artists “in costume” as famous artists, adopting the look and the sound. Grace Askew as Tom Waits, Wampa as Talking Heads and many more. The show starts at 9 p.m., $5 cover.
- Sunday at the Hi-Tone, The Secret Service, Deuce and the Pit Vipers, 10 p.m.