Bluff City Backsliders

2010 My Year in Review

I had a fantastic 2010 and am looking forward to 2011. I visited many places I had been wanting to visit. I did not make it through my entire list, but I made quite a dent. January I attended Elvis’ Birthday weekend celebration. It would have been his 75th, so there was a lot of hoopla, [continue reading]

December 31, 2010 // 0 Comments

Memphis Music & Heritage Festival 9.4.10

Every Labor Day weekend in Memphis is the wonderful, and free, Memphis Music and Heritage Festival downtown on Main Street between Peabody Place and Gayoso. The Center for Southern Folklore puts on this free festival that celebrates Memphis’ rich heritage and music. All types of music is [continue reading]

September 6, 2010 // 0 Comments

ArtsMemphis Bravo Party 7.22.10

Blues, spoken word, opera, food, wine and good people. That was last night at the Center for Southern Folklore for the ArtsMemphis Bravo Party. ArtsMemphis Bravo is a group of Memphians aged 21-40 that gather together about 10 times a year to see plays, art exhibits and music. Last night was the [continue reading]

July 23, 2010 // 0 Comments