The Top of Stax: David Porter
David Porter is responsible for some of the biggest hits on the Stax label. And one of the most misunderstood lyrics.
Stax Records: HBO To Look At “Soulsville USA”
Stax Records — aka “Soulsville USA” — had a short, but lasting presence on the American music scene. HBO is tracing its rise — and fall.
“Free Your Mind” – George Clinton, 1970
George Clinton made a statement with his 1970 project “Free Your Mind.” It’s a memorable phrase that’s endured ever since.
The “Shaft” Movie Soundtrack Is A Bad…(“Shut your mouth!”)
Isaac Haye’s theme song to “Shaft” remains unforgettable. The rest of the soundtrack is, too. And a new re-issue provides a fresh listen.
Isaac Hayes Invokes the Spirit of Memphis
If all you know is “Theme from ‘Shaft’,” get schooled on this incredible catalog.