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Graffiti 101 with Nosey42

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In this episode of Memphis Type History: The Podcast, Rebecca sits on her front porch with graffiti artist Brandon Marshall sipping on mojitos while he takes  us all the way back to the beginning of his art form and its manifestations in our beloved Memphis. Do you know the difference between graffiti and a mural? Sit up straight, class is …

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Malls of Memphis

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In this episode of Memphis Type History: The Podcast, we talk about the history of a few malls in Memphis, how they started and what they’ve become. We also include some hopeful future news. Subscribe: iTunes | Stitcher | Podbean | Google Play In this episode, we talk about the history of malls generally, but also specifically how Memphis malls …

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How STAX Got Its Name

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This is a guest post brought to you by Emily Cupples. You are bound to learn a few facts about Stax Records that will make you look like a real smartypants at your next Memphis dinner party. Ever really ask yourself where Stax got its name? Does it stand for the stacks of money with the label? Or does it …