Tags » Booker T & The MG's

Day 911: Does that ring a bell?

Does the expression “ring a bell” ring a bell for you?

Here’s the definition, from Google:

1. informal

 revive a distant recollection; sound familiar. 

“the name Woodall rings a bell”

376 more words
Personal Growth

me and American Grafitti

The summer of 1973 was coming to a close. I was still at the Renton Cinemas working as an usher and a doorman. Changes lay around the corner though, all of which I was happily unaware. 405 more words

Memories

0818 Green Onions - Booker T. & the M.G.'s (1962)

This instrumental was written by Booker T. Jones, Steve Cropper, Lewie Steinberg and Al Jackson, Jr. It was first recorded by Booker T. & the M.G.’s in 1962. 133 more words

Beatles

Song of the day: 10 April 2015

In 1967, Isaac Hayes and David Porter wrote the song Soul Man. The song was inspired by the African American Civil Rights Movement, which caused a lot of commotion in the sixties. 71 more words

Song Of The Day

Valentine’s Day Music Countdown: Song #2

The next singer on the countdown had what I believe was the greatest voice EVER.  No one before or since can sing a song with such a heart wrenching achingly impassioned vocal that was Otis Redding’s signature sound.  535 more words

Valentine's Day Music Countdown: Song #9

Song #9, like #10 before it, is also a soulful upbeat love song, but this one has the distinction of actually being the #1 hit song on Valentine’s Day in 1972.  325 more words

R.I.P. Wendy Rene Soul Singer Extraordinaire

We are heartbroken to hear the news about Wendy Rene’s death. What a joy is has been sharing her ‘After Laughter Comes Tears: Complete Stax & Volt Singles, Rarities, 1964-1965′ album to fans of her music and to others who had never heard of her, but, became fans. 353 more words

Music News