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Lafayette’s Music Room
Wrap up your music-filled trip to Memphis at Lafayette’s Music Room. As is the case with many of the best places in Memphis, Lafayette’s has a rich history while still being relevant today. In the 1970s, Lafayette’s Music Room was a key stop for touring artists like Billy Joel, KISS and Barry Manilow. Closed for 38 years, Lafayette’s Music Room reopened its doors in 2013 with live music seven nights a week. Located in popular Overton Square, this venue draws a crowd any night of the week.
Come out and hear local songwriters compete Feb. 19, 2019 before a panel of judges for a spot to perform at The Bluebird Cafe March 31, 2019 during Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival in Nashville before an audience which includes music publishing professionals. The Open Mic Night celebrates Tennessee Songwriters Week, a week dedicated to celebrating the craft, recognize past and present songwriters and pave the way for future artists. Tennessee Songwriters Week is Feb. 17-23, 2019.
While there are many fascinating attractions to visit in Memphis, these surefire locales will make an unforgettable trip for any music aficionado. For more ideas on planning your trip to Memphis, check out the city’s section on our website here.