Memphis

Counterpoint
3:30 pm
Wed November 2, 2011

Interview with Preston Lauterbach

The Chitlin' Circuit and the Road to Rock'N'Roll
Preston Lauterbach

Host Jonathan Judaken talks with Preston Lauterbach about his book, The Chitlin' Circuit and the Road to Rock'N'Roll, the first history of the network of black nightclubs that created Rock'N'Roll through an unholy alliance between vice and entertainment.  

For more information on Preston Lauterbach, you can visit his website: http://www.prestonlauterbach.com

Checking on the Arts
11:00 am
Wed October 19, 2011

River Arts Fest 2011

The 2011 Memphis River Arts Fest poster, created by Memphis artist Dolph Smith

Darel Snodgrass talks to Memphis artist and 2011 Festival Artist Dolph Smith and Bonnie Thornton, who is responsible for the Artist Market section of the 2011 Memphis River Arts Fest, October 22nd-23rd on South Main Street.

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Behind the Headlines
1:08 pm
Mon October 10, 2011

Radio Roundtable: Memphis Election Results

This week's topic: the October 6th Memphis elections, including the re-election of Mayor A.C. Wharton for his first full term as Memphis Mayor, the Memphis City Council, and one run-off election for District 7's City Council seat between Lee Harris and Kimba Ford, neither of whom received 50% of the vote.

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