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Good for the Soul: Stax Records Reissues Two Classic Soul Collections

Good for the Soul: Stax Records Reissues Two Classic Soul Collections

One of the greatest record labels in the history of American music is reissuing two monumental collections of their vaunted output. From 1959 until 1975, Memphis-based

PONDEROSA STOMP 2011: DAY TWO

PONDEROSA STOMP 2011: DAY TWO

NIGHT TWO BRINGS THREE EPIC GUITARISTS AND A DAZZLING ARRAY OF BLUES, SOUL … AND PUNK? Saturday Night, I return to Club Howlin’ Wolf, located in the central business district of New Orleans, for day two of the Ponderosa Stomp—America’s premier roots music festival. Gracing the festival stages tonight will be a galaxy of great […]