A Memphis Music Road Map: The Early Years

Jug bands, country blues and the Beale Street sound

By Updated: May 15, 2019 11:08 AM CT | Published: May 13, 2019 4:00 AM CT

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Chris Herrington

Chris Herrington

Chris Herrington covers the Memphis Grizzlies and writes about Memphis culture, food, and civic life. He lives in the Vollentine-Evergreen neighborhood of Midtown with his wife, two kids, and two dogs.


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