Happy Birthday To Legendary Guitarist Steve Cropper

Steve Cropper's guitar helped shape R&B and pop music.

Stax CEO Shocked To Find That Atlantic Records Really Owns All Their Masters

Stax Records owner Jim Stewart refused to re-sign a distribution deal with Atlantic Records and terminated…

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Assassinated At Memphis Hotel Where Hit Songs Were Written

MLK ASSASSINATED AT MOTEL WHERE LEGENDARY SONGS WERE CREATED

Willie Mitchess Dead At 81

R&B legend Willie Mitchell died today (January 5, 2010) at the age of 81. Mitchell had…

Stax Records Files For Bankruptcy

Memphis, Tennessee based record label Stax was forced into bankruptcy today (December 19, 1975). Stax was…