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Al Jackson

Atlantic publish ‘The Exciting Wilson Pickett,’ his second album…

‘The Exciting Wilson Pickett’ is his second album (containing ‘Land of 1000 Dances’ and ‘In the Midnight Hour’) released in August 1966 by Atlantic. Track listing : . 1.Land of 1000 Dances (Chris Kenner) – 02:28. 2.Something You Got (Chris Kenner) – 02:58. 3.634-5789 (Soulsville, U.S.A.) (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 03:00. 4.Barefootin’ (Robert Parker) […]

Eric Clapton is in Miami to record his second album : ‘461 Ocean…

Eric Clapton’s ‘461 Ocean Boulevard’ is his second studio album recorded in April–May 1974 and released the following July by RSO. Track Listing : 1.Motherless Children (Traditional, Eric Clapton, Carl Radle) – 04:55 . 2.Give Me Strength (Eric Clapton) – 02:51 . 3.Willie And The Hand Jive (Johnny Otis) – 03:31 . 4.Get Ready (Eric […]

Volt release Otis Redding’s fourth album ‘The Soul Album’…

Otis Redding’s ‘The Soul Album’ is his fourth studio album featuring among other session men Isaac Hayes and Booker T & the MGs released on April 1, 1966 by Volt/Atco. Track Listing : 1.Just One More Day (Otis Redding, Steve Cropper, Mcelvoy Robinson) – 03:31 . 2.It’S Growing (Smokey Robinson, Warren Pete Moore) – 02:47 […]

Otis Redding records ‘Live in Europe’ at the Olympia Theatre in…

Otis Redding’s ‘Live in Europe’ is his first and unique live album recorded at the Olympia Theatre in Paris on March 21, 1967 and released during his lifetime by Volt/Atco.. Track Listing : 1.Respect (Otis Redding) – 03:00 . 2.Can’T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) – 03:20 . 3.I’Ve Been Loving You Too Long (Jerry […]

Stax publish ‘King & Queen’ by Otis Redding & Carla…

‘King & Queen’ by Otis Redding & Carla Thomas is a studio album (her fourth and his sixth and final) released on March 16, 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Knock On Wood (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 02:48 . 2.Let Me Be Good To You (Isaac Hayes, David Porter, Carl Wells) – 02:48 . […]

Albert King records ‘Born Under a Bad Sign’ with Booker T. &…

Albert King’s ‘Born Under a Bad Sign’ is his second studio album recorded on March 3, 1966 & June 9, 1967 and released in August 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Born Under A Bad Sign (William Bell, Booker T. Jones) – 02:47 . 2.Crosscut Saw (R.G. Ford) – 02:35 . 3.Kansas City (Jerry Leiber, […]

Volt/Atco publish ‘The Dock of the Bay,’ the first posthumous Otis…

Otis Redding’s ‘The Dock of the Bay’ is his seventh (and first posthumous) album recorded at Stax Studio and released on February 23, 1968 by Volt/Atco. Track Listing : 1.(Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay (Steve Cropper, Otis Redding) – 02:38 . 2.I Love You More Than Words Can Say (Eddie Floyd, Booker T. […]

Al Green releases ‘Let’s Stay Together,’ an album produced By…

Al Green’s ‘Let’s Stay Together’ is an album produced By Willie Mitchell and released on January 31, 1972 by HI Track Listing : 1.Let’S Stay Together (Al Green, Jackson, Willie Mitchell) – 03:18 . 2.La-La For You (Al Green, Willie Mitchell) – 03:31 . 3.So You’Re Leaving (Al Green) – 02:57 . 4.What Is This […]

Booker T. takes The MG’s to Oakland (1970)

January 31, 1970 – Booker T & The MGs – that is Booker T Jones, Steve Cropper, Donald Duck Dunn and Al Jackson, Jr. – opens for Creedence Creedence Clearwater Revival at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California

Stax publish Eddie Floyd’s debut album : ‘Knock On Wood’…

Eddie Floyd’s ‘Knock On Wood’ is his debut album recorded from July till December 1966 at Stax Studios in Memphis, Tennessee and released on January 26, 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Knock On Wood (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 03:05 . 2.Something You Got (Chris Kenner, Fats Domino) – 03:05 . 3.But It’S Alright […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Young, Gifted and…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Young, Gifted and Black’ is an album (its title being borrowed from the Nina Simone song ‘To Be Young, Gifted and Black) released on January 24, 1972 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Oh Me Oh My (I’M A Fool For You Baby) (Jim Doris) – 03:42 . 2.Day Dreaming (Aretha Franklin) – 04:00 […]

Stax Records publish ‘Melting Pot,’ an album by Booker T. & the…

‘Melting Pot’ by Booker T. & the MGs is a studio album – the last to feature the classic lineup of Jones, Cropper, Dunn & Jackson – released in January 1971 by Stax Records. Track Listing : 1.Melting Pot (Booker T. Jones, Steve Cropper, Donald Duck Dunn, Al Jackson, Jr.) – 08:15 . 2.Back Home […]