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Your Memphis Memories: That Time with Willie Mitchell

In by Rebecca Phillips1 Comment

This is the first entry on what I envision to become a lasting series of people’s Memphis memories that come to us via email or messages. This first one is from Tee Cardaci in Brazil whom I had emailed back and forth with before our book was published in 2014. Tee is a DJ who has a fondness of Memphis’ …

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Film Row

In by Alyssa Long3 Comments

  Did you know Memphis played a major role during the Golden Age of Hollywood? I am sure many can think of a popular movie that was filmed here, however, Memphis’ history with motion pictures goes way back. In the 1930s and 1940s, movie theater programming changed several times each week. The California-based motion picture studios needed a way to …