Upcoming Live Shows
Saturday’s show: Former US Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey, soul singer Talibah Safiya and gospel group, Dedicated Men of Zion!
New show! From the Thacker Shack! A haunting new memoir, original Memphis tunes and classic gospel sounds! Crank the AC and the volume!
August 1, 2020
Saturday’s show: Kathy Valentine of The Go-Go’s! Texas novelist Paulette Jiles and blues guitarist Harlem Slim!
All new show! Get the beat and crank it on your couch!
April 25, 2020
Saturday’s show: Juke Joint Special with Big George Brock, James ‘Super Chikan’ Johnson and author Roger Stolle!
A tribute to Big George and the Juke Joint Festival in Clarksdale!
April 18, 2020
Saturday’s show: Author Michael Farris Smith with songwriter Dan Montgomery and electronica duo, And the Echo!
Interview and reading from the 'Thacker Shack' plus Memphis rock and roll and electronica hoo doo
April 11, 2020
Saturday’s show: A consummate storyteller, acoustic tunes and a special appearance by blues legend, Charlie Musselwhite!
7 pm - Mississippi Public Broadcasting; 9 pm - Alabama Public Radio
April 4, 2020
This Saturday! All new! Lee Durkee (“The Last Taxi Driver”) with Paul Taylor, New Memphis Colorways and the UM World Percussion Ensemble!
Put your hands on the radio... but wash 'em first!
March 28, 2020
Finishing February at Off Square Books!
Stories of technology run amok, with classical violin and original tunes from Memphis!
February 27, 2020
Our first Lyric show of 2020!
Bring a friend and join us for 2020's first show at our "second home!" Come early for a cocktail!
February 20, 2020
A heart-warming journey from Arkansas high school coach to Hollywood to the White House! Plus, cool jazz!
February 13, 2020
Last show of the first month! Magic realism and roots tunes!
Meet a new novelist with tales from Chile to New Orleans plus old friends with songs from the Delta and Memphis!
January 30, 2020
Season Premiere 2020! Pop Up Oxford show at Off Square Books!
Kick off our spring season with a debut author's story collection and cool, new Memphis music!
January 23, 2020
Season Finale! Big brass blow-out Thursday at the Lyric!
Join us as we wrap up another great season with tales from the road, washboard folkies and big brass band jams!
November 21, 2019
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