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Stax Records Story Eyed For Film, Broadway Treatment

The story of iconic soul label Stax Records is en route to stage and screen with Evergreen Media Holdings and Oscar-winning 20 Feet From Stardom… 307 more words

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Lawsuit Explores Who Owns Rights to a Stax Records Musical

One producer owns rights to the sound recordings while another producer enjoys rights to the compositions 505 more words

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Big News For Big Star

BIG STAR’S #1 RECORD AND RADIO CITY
TO BE REMASTERED AND REISSUED BY STAX RECORDS

Albums available September 2
Packaging to include new liner notes by R.E.M.’s Mike Mills… 882 more words

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Memphis soul singer remembered with Beale Street sendoff

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Family and friends said goodbye to a Memphis soul singer and Beale
Street fixture.

A musical procession down Beale Street was held Saturday in honor of James Govan, the singer was a favorite on the historic street and home of the blues. 141 more words

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Guitar Instrumentals a Go Go!

Every decent Jukebox ought to have several fine instrumentals on offer. The golden age of popular music, the 1920s to the 1970s, glittered with thrilling and moody instrumentals that blasted from car and transistor radios and the neon lit jukeboxes. 859 more words

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Soulsville gets new life thanks to entrepreneurs, musicians & foundations

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — If there’s a Memphis community that helped establish the soul of a city through education, churches, restaurants and, of course, music, it was at the corner of College and McLemore, ground zero for Soulsville, USA. 633 more words

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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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