Mike McCarthy

Mike McCarthy, a 35-year resident of Memphis and graduate of the Memphis Academy of Art, plays in bands, makes films, draws comics (and now sculpts) from his home in Cooper-Young. He is an activist working to re-open the Mid-South Coliseum and to save the 1940 Luciann movie theater. 

Memphis has plenty of musical heroes

Every neighborhood boasts landmarks related to city's rich history

By Updated: July 13, 2019 3:37 PM CT | Published: July 13, 2019 4:00 AM CT Op-Ed


Aretha Franklin Johnny Cash Rufus Thomas Stax Museum of American Soul Music Sun Studio

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