Memphis

Porter starts music mentorship program in Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – Memphis will now be the home of a national program deploying music industry veterans to mentor young and up-and-coming musicians. David Porter, the songwriter who co-wrote such classics as “Soul Man” […]

10/24/2012

Memphis musician killed while helping co-worker

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – Memphis musician B.B. Cunningham scored with a classic garage rock song and toured with Jerry Lee Lewis, but he also enjoyed his side job as a security guard because he liked […]

10/15/2012

Elvis Week: musicians remember

(AP) – Elvis Presley left behind hit songs, epic performances, some so-so movies and an image as a handsome, rebellious, talented and sometimes-troubled artist that remains indelibly marked in America’s pop culture psyche 35 years […]

08/13/2012

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