Almost 50 years have elapsed since his death, but Otis Redding’s music lives on. ‘The Soul Album’ reminds us of what a prodigious talent the world lost.
The Alabama soul man recorded a host of other great material in his long career.
The summer of 1967 has taken on an almost mythical magic, a psychedelic “summer of love” with beautiful people turning on, tuning in and dropping out from Hyde Park to Haight-Ashbury.
During the phenomenally eventful years of 1965-67, the studio changed for musicians & producers from being a place of work to becoming a creative hub.
Multi-instrumentalist and soul legend Booker T. Jones is set to publish a new, as yet untitled memoir through Little Brown and Company later this year.
Legendary South African jazz trumpeter Hugh Masekala, Paul Simon and Miles David collaborator, has died from prostate cancer at the age of 78
Wayne Cochran, the pioneering, Georgian born 1960s US soul star has died at the age of 78 after a long battle with cancer
Concord Music Group and Rhino Entertainment have announced the 22 September 2017 release of Soulsville U.S.A.: A Celebration of Stax.
The 60th anniversary of the iconic Stax Records will be marked by a joint campaign by Concord Music Group and Rhino Entertainment.
The 50th anniversary of the historic Monterey International Pop Festival of 1967 will take place from 16-18 June, 2017, at the Monterey County Fairgrounds.
Kiss member Paul Stanley is back in action with his side project Soul Station, to perform an intimate R&B revue at the Sayer’s Club in Hollywood.
Sharon Jones, the charismatic soul frontwoman with the Dap-Kings, passed away yesterday (19 November) from the pancreatic cancer she fought since 2013.
Booker T. Jones, born 12 November 2015, has been in our musical consciousness for decades, and remains in demand for both his current and classic exploits.
The 6CD ‘Live At The Whisky A Go Go: The Complete Recordings’ is an unedited account of Otis Redding’s career-changing residency at LA’s iconic rock venue.
The first album by Melissa Etheridge in her new deal with Stax/Concord, MEmphis Rock and Soul, will be out on 7 October, 2016.
The death has been confirmed of trumpeter Wayne Jackson, a mainstay of countless classic soul and rock records as a member of the Memphis Horns.