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A Memphis Music Road Map: The Modern Era

This year is Memphis' bicentennial, but while there's been Memphis music as long as there's been a Memphis, you can't listen back 200 years. As a result, our three-part Memphis Music Road Map is a de facto centennial of sound. This final installment follows a trail from the lost decade of the '80s, to rap and indie rock of the '90s, the new bands and breakthroughs of the 2000s, and finally, Memphis music now.

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  • Millington airport to get $10 million for improvements
  • Destination Maternity opens co-branded store at Saddle Creek
  • Bike Share rides free this weekend

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Jill Biden campaigns on unity theme at Germantown fundraiser

The wife of former vice president and current Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden attended a fundraiser in Germantown Thursday. She urged Democratic supporters to not believe that the nation is divided permanently along partisan lines. The state's presidential primaries are March 3.

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