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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


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


Musical History Tour

Memphis, TN

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


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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