Soulsville, U.S.A.: The Story of Stax Records / Edition 1

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Walk the halls of the famous studio that produced hits for Otis Redding, Isaac Hayes, Sam and Dave, and Booker T. and the MGs. Soulsville, U.S.A. provides the first history of the groundbreaking label along with compelling biographies of the promoters, producers, and performers who made and sold the music. Over 45 photos.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780825672842
  • Publisher: Omnibus Press
  • Publication date: 12/22/2000
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 402
  • Sales rank: 1,166,622
  • Product dimensions: 0.86 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 6.14 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface ix
1 Cause I Love You: 1957-1960 1
2 Gee Whiz: 1960-1961 14
3 You Don't Miss Your Water: 1961-1963 30
4 Respect: 1964-1965 49
5 Don't Have to Shop Around: 1965 70
6 Knock on Wood: 1966 88
7 Soul Man: 1967 108
8 Wrap It Up: 1968 (Part 1) 136
9 Soul Limbo: 1968 (Part 2) 146
10 Time Is Tight: 1969 170
11 Do the Funky Chicken: 1970 193
12 Shaft: 1971 216
13 I'll Take You There: 1972 (Part 1) 247
14 (If You're Ready) Come Go with Me: 1972 (Part 2) 272
15 Rolling Down a Mountainside: 1973 290
16 I'll Play the Blues for You: 1974 317
17 Walking the Back Streets and Crying: 1975 345
Epilogue: Angel of Mercy 372
Selected Bibliography 389
Index 393
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