By Simon Vozick-Levinson
Updated April 29, 2009 at 10:02 PM EDT

Hustle & Flow director Craig Brewer already found an Oscar in Memphis’ music scene. Now he’s going back. Brewer’s new MTV series $5 Cover, about talented Memphis locals trying to make it big, premieres this Friday. In the meantime, the Music Mix has an exclusive $5 Cover clip starring Americana musician Amy LaVere. Check it out below and let us know what you think of Brewer’s latest project.