Some Great Memphis Songs of 2017

Dec 15, 2017

Memphis bass player MonoNeon is a prolific multi-stylist with his own artistic manifesto.
Credit Photo by Royal Artist Group

Looking to add some new Memphis music to your playlist? Commercial Appeal music writer Bob Mehr joins us to talk about a few of his favorites for the year, based a recent "Best of" article. Listen to the interview, or just check out the videos below.


MonoNeon: A Place Called Fantasy (Self-released)

The song: "So u wanna be a superstar"

Don Bryant: Don't Give Up On Love (Fat Possum)

The song: "How Do I Get There?"

Julien Baker: Turn Out the Lights (Matador)

The song: "Hurt Less"

Robby Grant & Jonathan Kirkscey: Duets for Mellotron (Mellotron Recordings)

The song: "Take the Old Bridge"