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Don't Miss: Huey Lewis and The News @ Warner Theatre, 6/23/15

Huey Lewis and The News have been together for 36 years and they are still going strong. So strong, they will play for us at the Warner Theatre on 6/23/15. 162 more words

Music Park

Stax In The Community

A lot of people have heard about Stax Records over time, but do you know its history? In Staxology, we learned that Stax has benefited the community. 119 more words

Albert King's 1974 Stax Records LP I Wanna Get Funky Reprinted On Vinyl | Music Reissues

Albert King’s 1974 Stax Records LP I Wanna Get Funky Reprinted On Vinyl | Music Reissues

by Erik Otis

In late July, Stax Records will bring back… 407 more words

Music

Pop Archaeology: "Mr. Pitiful" - Otis Redding

   

When I came across the background story on Otis Redding’s 1965 recording of Mr. Pitiful, I knew I had to include here.  Not just because Otis was one of the greats who left us too soon but because it was co-written by one of the coolest guitar players on the planet, Steve Cropper. 128 more words

R&B Music

Funky Chickens

You raise the left arm up
And your right arm too
Let me tell you just what to do
Start both of ’em to flapping… 50 more words

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