Chapter 16: Boogie Chillen'

Preston Lauterbach links segregation-era network of black-owned nightclubs to rock ’n’ roll's birth More

African-American museum gets new name, music-only focus

Civic attraction's leaders feel changes will prove beneficial  More

Riffs: New collection highlights classic Elvis CD

Wynn reviews the new two-CD re-release of Elvis' From Elvis in Memphis: The Legacy Edition as well as a trio of reissues by Little Richard. More

Jazz, blues stars headline Jefferson Street festival

This free music festival a reminder of the street’s prominence in black history and culture from the 40s through the early ‘60s, when numerous theaters, nightclubs along with family-owned businesses all thrived.   More
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