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Thursday, August 6 2009

‘Green Onions’—The Greatest Single of All Time

Booker T. & the MGs found themselves together, in a city of segregation, in a time of severe racial tension, and recorded a progressive, utopian party song.


Thursday, September 25 2008

Otis Redding: Live in London and Paris

Commercially issued in their entirety for the first time, these live sets from March 1967 show Redding and Booker T. & the MGs at their incendiary best.


Monday, August 6 2007

Booker T. & the MGs: The Very Best of Booker T. & the MGs

The Funk Brothers of Stax were about more than just "Green Onions".


Monday, July 30 2007

Fabled soul-music label gets 50th anniversary relaunch


Wednesday, May 2 2007

Stax Records turns 50, looks to a soulful future


Thursday, April 26 2007

Carla Thomas: The Queen Alone

Stax Records' reissue campaign continues with the 40th-anniversary re-release of the Queen of Memphis Soul's defining album.


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