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Memphis Rap: Parting the Dark Clouds

Can Memphis rappers reclaim the sound of their city and still find success? Memphis can feel pretty barren to the uninitiated. Locals tend to herd visitors instinctively, if not to Graceland then to its eerily … read more »

POSTED December 16, 2011 7:20PM IN FEATURES Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
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Why is Memphis Rap Legend Tommy Wright III Playing in Philly?

Memphis’ Tommy Wright III is basically the last rapper whose name you’d expect to see on a flyer in Philadelphia. The lo-fi, tape fueled murder rap scene that birthed him is experiencing a minor renaissance … read more »

POSTED May 6, 2011 4:45PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (11) TAGS: , , ,