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A Few Great Music Documentaries

  1. Searching for Sugarman

Sometimes you see a documentary and you walk out thinking if that had been a fictional movie it would have seemed too preposterous. 1,081 more words

Art

Two Bookers Birthdays, Booker T and Booker "Bukka" White

A master of Rhythm and Blues, and a master of the Delta Blues, share a birthday.
Booker T & The MG’s

Bukka White

With Howlin’ Wolf!

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Booker T. & the MGs - Melting Pot (1971)

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1971 was a melting pot. Across the board, there was a fusion of genres. It was also was the year that Booker T. 70 more words

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A Family Affair : Rufus & Carla Thomas

All families contains the history of multitudes through the cultures they are heir to and which they live within. At the same time each family can be an agent for cultural change and development through their actions and works. 1,998 more words

Music

"Time Is Tight. . . ": Booker T. And The MG's

Last post, I talked about one of the highlights of my recent trip to Tennessee, The Johnny Cash Museum in Nashville. This time we’re going to Memphis. 723 more words

Music Appreciation And Analysis

#Christmas came early for Stax Records

It seems that Stax Records promotes some of the finest classic Christmas tunes. Maybe some find it too early for Christmas, but those classic tunes put you in another mood with some more groove than ‘Last Christmas’. 143 more words

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Cigarettes and Coffee - Otis Redding (1966)

Otis Ray Redding, Jr. (September 9, 1941 – December 10, 1967) was an American singer-songwriter, record producer, arranger and talent scout.

He is considered one of the greatest…

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