Downtown Commission asked not to speak on New Daisy status

Downtown Commission asked not to speak on New Daisy status

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - The status of the New Daisy is still unknown days after a band claimed the venue is closed.

An official with the Downtown Memphis Commission said she has been advised by the operator of the concert venue not to speak publicly about it.

WMC has reached out to the owner, but have not heard back.

Last week, promoter Marcus Hill said he went to the venue and found the doors padlocked from the inside.

Hill also said he when showed up for sound check in December he saw items being taken out of the building.

There are not signs that the building is closed.

We will continue to update this story as we learn more.

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