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Memphis

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(photo from Thomas Hawk)

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Memphis, Tennessee was founded on this date back in 1819. Since then there have been many songs written that mention Memphis. Share your favorites and we'll spin a set after 9am.

Here's what we played:

The Rolling Stones "Honky Tonk Women"

Lucinda Williams "Joy"

Booker T. Jones with Sharon Jones and Matt Berninger "Representing Memphis"

Johnny Rivers "Memphis"

Joe Jackson "Memphis"