Posts Tagged ‘Memphis’

This Week in WCP Arts: Subterranean A, Barnett Newman, Maybach Music Group

Ally Schweitzer leads this week's arts section with the unlikely story of Subterranean A, a DIY venue in a mixed-income housing development that in the two-plus years it operated became an essential spot for weird, forward-thinking sounds. Jandos Rothstein plots out a tour of retina-searing Arlington public art. Kriston Capps reviews "In the Tower: Barnett [...]

Thank You, Alex Chilton

Alex Chilton has passed away. Whether you know it or not, you owe half your music collection to that man. And indie rock owes almost everything.

Updated: Jay Reatard Dead at 29

UPDATE: In the Red Records owner Larry Hardy said Reatard was found this morning by his roommate, Jeffrey Novak of the band Cheap Time, who immediately called paramedics. Hardy said Reatard was pronounced dead on the scene.
In the Red released Reatard's 2006 album Blood Visions and a pair of singles compilations. "I'm in shock. He just [...]