A list of some of the Bluff City’s best blogs:
3 Shades of Blue (3SOB) – A Memphis Grizzlies fan blog written by a group of folks who love Memphis the city as much as they love Memphis basketball.
Ask Vance – Local historian and Memphis Magazine writer Vance Lauderdale answers questions about the Memphis that was.
Best Memphis Burger – Seth writes about the best burgers, wings, fried chicken, and other meatilicious deliciacies in Memphis (plus the occassional veggie burger.) He also organizes the annual Best Memphis Burger Fest.
The Bloodshot Eye – Commercial Appeal film critic John Beifuss covers not only the latest blockbuster films, but also local movies and movie news and art flick showings in Memphis.
Caramelized Cara gives her thoughts on Memphis living, plus critiques of Memphis restaurants, and fills in the blanks with delicious-looking photos and doable recipes.
Chubby Vegetarian – Memphis-based photographer, author, and vegetarian Justin Fox Burks shares recipes, gorgeous photos, and more.
Creative Memphis Podcast – Not technically a blog, but the site for the twice-a-month Creative Memphis podcast has updates on new podcast editions, guests, and commentary from authors/hosts Billy Nation and Andrew Lebowitz.
Deep Fried Couch – Chris and Chase write about Memphis food, happenings and sports (especially basketball).
Dining With Monkeys – Local mom Stacey Greenberg takes her two monkeys to restaurants all over town to test their kid-friendliness.
East Memphis Moms – A Memphis mom dishes on kid-friendly activities, restaurants and events.
Eat Local Memphis – Foodie and locavore Thomas writes about his adventures in eating the best that Memphis has to offer.
Faith in Memphis – Commerical Appeal writers offer commentary on religious and spiritiual matters and news in the Mid-South.
Fly on the Wall – The Memphis Flyer’s collection of bizarre, amusing, and satirical musings on Memphis. The parodies are my favorite.
FuzzyBrew – A beer blog by Memphis-area beer lovers / brewers.
Ghost Pit Chronicles – The stories of Memphis barbecue restaurants past and present, with dashes of history and news.
theGRINDmemphis – Monthly online magazine written by Rhodes College students and graduates about Memphis issues and interesting Memphians.
Grizzly Bear Blues - The Memphis Grizzlies SBNation blog, a self-described “internet juke joint” for fans of the We Don’t Bluff basketball team.
High Ground News - A news site focusing on the postive in Memphis, from economic developement to business innovation to upcoming events.
History and Pearls – Historian, foodie, and “perpetual sunglasses loser” Amber writes her experiences living in Memphis with a lovely sense of humor and fun.
Hungry Memphis - The Memphis Flyer’s take on the food scene in Memphis, including weekly “Where Am I Eating?” contests.
Loudersoft – EJ’s blog features his favorite music from Memphis and beyond.
The Memphis Edge – Comprehensive Memphis sports coverage of everything from the Grizzlies playoffs to high school track meets, by the Commercial Appeal’s sports writers.
Memphis Que – Craig David Meek is a journalist, lifelong Memphian, and author of the forthcoming book “Memphis Barbecue: A Succulent History of Smoke, Sauce, and Soul” and his blog is about his quest to try all the barbecue and soul food restaurants in Memphis.
Norococo – Sophorn McRae’s blog features great design, incredible style, and some of the most charming food photography around.
Paul Ryburn’s Journal – Paul is all about life in the downtown core. He’s got information on events, specials, bars, food and the lives of downtown residents.
Secondhand Underground – The whimsical (read: sarcastic and humorous) adventures of a man who visits secondhand stores – and other interesting places – in Memphis.
The Shelf Life – The Commercial Appeal’s literary blog that focuses on book reviews and news with a Southern/Memphis slant.
Smart City Memphis – A very thoughtful blog about making Memphis better, stronger, and smarter.
Something Good in Memphis - MIFA’s blog is about Memphis individuals who are making a difference.
StyleBlueprint Memphis – The local edition of StyleBlueprint is a sleek blog about the most stylish Memphis fashion, shopping, happenings, and women.
Tiffany Tastes – Tiffany (dediated foodie and fellow CVB employee) travels around Memphis – and the world – trying everything so you don’t have to.
Urban Art – The Urban Art Commission’s blog is an excellent source of information for art happenings all over town.
Vegan Crunk -Bianca is a vegan living in Memphis. It’s a tough task in the land of barbecue, but her recipes and restaurant reviews make it look easy.
Vinyl District Memphis – The local edition of this national music blog features plenty of Memphis bands, shows, festivals and new releases.
The Wise Guise – A Memphis/Nashville blog covering TV/film, sports, pop culture, music, and more.
Xclusive Memphis – Mz. Xclusive blogs about entertainment, news, events, and culture in the Mid-South, plus a bit of national entertainment and celeb news.
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