Posts Tagged ‘MEMPHQ’

June 18th, 2014 - 5:36 pm § in Memphis

Memphis Dive Bar Adventures: Snake Tattoo Face

The only guy not wearing a hoodie was bald, and his entire face and scalp were tattooed with coiling black snakes.

June 18th, 2014 - 5:32 pm § in Memphis

Memphis Dive Bar Adventures: Cougar in Training

She looked at me with big, childlike eyes and made a pouty face. I could tell she was about to say….something.

June 18th, 2014 - 5:31 pm § in Memphis

Memphis Dive Bar Adventures: Searching for Life on the Mississippi

We really wanted to work the river into our weeklong stay, but that would prove more difficult than we imagined. As usual, day drinking solved the problem.

June 18th, 2014 - 5:30 pm § in Memphis

Memphis Dive Bar Adventures: PRAYING FOR YOU HATERZ

Memphis just wants to be happy doing what Memphis does. Memphis feels a little sorry for you if you see it any other way.

March 13th, 2014 - 6:16 am § in Memphis, Photo Essays

An Introduction to Memphis

These are the people of Memphis, the people whose drive, whose passion, we have captured in our photographs.

December 22nd, 2013 - 12:16 pm § in American Barbecue, Photo Essays

An Introduction to American Barbecue

Barbecue is an American tradition that reveals as much about those who make as it does about the location where it is made. These twelve photos will introduce you to some of the places we’ve been and people we’ve met so far.

September 30th, 2013 - 8:01 am § in Memphis, Memphis BBQ

Payne’s Bar-B-Que: Setting the Bar for Memphis Barbecue, in a Very No-Frills Setting

Payne’s charcoal-smoked fare is a standout example of Memphis barbecue, and no trip would be complete without it. And visiting Payne’s is a trip in itself.

June 3rd, 2013 - 9:04 am § in Memphis, Memphis BBQ

A&R Bar-B-Que: The Best Ribs (We Had) in Memphis

We thought A&R’s had served us the best ribs in Memphis, but the pitmaster thought he could do better. That craftsmanlike drive toward quality made him want his customers to experience the best his restaurant had to offer.

April 30th, 2013 - 7:42 am § in Memphis, Music

Roots on Display: Eric Gales Live in Memphis

Memphis is a city with a rich musical tradition and Eric Gales both acknowledged and embraced that tradition when he came home to play Minglewood Hall.

March 21st, 2013 - 8:47 am § in Memphis, Memphis BBQ

Memphis Barbecue Tour 2013: The Plan

We know that the area around Memphis is rich with barbecue and music and this time we’ll be staying there for close to a full week to find as much of it as we can.