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Tiny Italian town loves Memphis soul music

MEMPHIS, Tenn- It’s an unmistakable soul sound born in the Memphis studios of Stax and Hi Records in the 1960s and 70s and cradled in nightclubs on Beale street. 751 more words

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Memphis' Stax Records story to be turned into a Broadway musical

MEMPHIS, Tenn — The story behind the historic Stax Records in Memphis is set to get the Broadway treatment.

Concord Music Group,  the Los Angeles-based company that owns the Stax name and much of its catalog, and Academy Award-nominated and GRAMMY Award-winning producer Stuart Benjamin announced Wednesday they have begun development of a musical production based on the Memphis record label and studio, which is now the Stax Museum of American Soul Music. 175 more words

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Musical History Tour

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I was in Memphis last November for the Rock and Soul, Memphis Music Hall of Fame induction ceremony and wrote about it here. 241 more words

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Scandal Music: "Soul Man" (1967) by Sam and Dave - Scandal 216 - "Top of the Hour"

Attention Gladiator Nation! “Soul Man” by Sam and Dave was featured in Scandal 216 - “Top of the Hour.” The song was played during the scenes in which… 322 more words

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