Thursday update

There’s some free live music tonight at Loflin Yard that sounds like it’s going to be a really good show. Grammy-nominated bluesman Alvin Youngblood Hart and Jimmy Pinnell, described as “mind-blowingly good,” will take the stage at the Coach House at 8 PM.

In other live music news, Al Kapone will be at the Center for Southern Folklore tomorrow at 6.

Hillbilly Casino headlines the Peabody rooftop tonight. $10 to get in, $20 VIP, ladies and hotel guests free before 7. Your admission includes a buffet of assorted pintxos. Those in VIP have an additional buffet of paella, chorizo stuffed mushrooms, and pancetta croquettes.

Kayak Memphis will be renting kayaks off the historic riverfront cobblestones starting Saturday, August 4.

New Wing Order has announced another first for their food truck, their first appearance in Midtown. They will bring their award-winning wings to Memphis Made Brewing Co. on the night of the Cooper-Young 4-Miler, Friday, September 14 from 4 to 10 PM.

From Lifehacker: Check your Uber charges for bogus “vomit fees.” I have heard about this happening here in Memphis.

The Memphis Grizzlies have announced their five-game pre-season schedule.

It’s that time again! River City Camaro Club presents The Sweetest Ride Around car show this Saturday on Beale 10 to 4.

High Ground News, in their On the Ground in Uptown, has a feature about community hub The Office.

If you’re a Redbirds fan, you’ll want to save this date: First 1500 fans on August 24 get a replica ring of the team’s 2017 Pacific Coast League championship rings.

That’s it for now. Back tomorrow.