Booker T. and the MGs

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Colorado Springs Independent
2016 Blues Under the Bridge lineupthe boundaries between funk, rock, soul and, of course, the blues. Booker T. J
2016 Blues Under the Bridge lineup
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 27 days ago
the boundaries between funk, rock, soul and, of course, the blues. Booker T. Jones: Master of the Hammond B-3, leader of Booker T. and the MGs, producer of Willie Nelson's Stardust and a principal architect of the famed Memphis "Stax Sound,"... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Shemekia Copeland carries on in the family traditionthe easier it becomes." Copeland's resumé, meanwhile, speaks for itself: Her s
Shemekia Copeland carries on in the family tradition
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 27 days ago
the easier it becomes." Copeland's resumé, meanwhile, speaks for itself: Her sophomore album, The Soul Truth — produced by Booker T. and the MGs guitarist Steve Cropper — earned a Grammy nomination. She's opened for Albert King and the Rolling... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
A conversation with Booker T. Jones, Blues Under the Bridge headliner and 'Stax Sound' pioneerjust 17 when he and his fellow session players at Stax Records formed what soon
A conversation with Booker T. Jones, Blues Under the Bridge headliner and 'Stax Sound' pioneer
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 27 days ago
just 17 when he and his fellow session players at Stax Records formed what soon became R&B's premier instrumental band. Booker T. and the MGs, who would perform on hundreds of recordings by soul artists ranging from Wilson Pickett to Otis... Read more

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