Thursday, February 14, 2008

News Brief: Stax and XM Radio Today and Sunday!

Here's some news that may be of interest to Stax fans who have XM Radio:

Interview with Al Bell, the former President of Stax Records
Thu, 2/14 at Noon ET on Soul Street - XM60

Al Bell, the former president of Stax Records, talks to Soul Street's Bobby Bennett. Bell, the man behind Otis Redding, Sam & Dave, Rufus & Carla Thomas, Booker T & The MG's and many of Stax's other music legends, speaks candidly about the music industry, the artists he worked with, segregation in the South and more.

Stax 50th Anniversary Concert

The interview with Al Bell will be followed by the Stax 50th Anniversary Concert, a presentation of music by Isaac Hayes, The Soul Children, Eddie Floyd, Booker T & The MG's and many others from the Stax label.

Encores Sun, 2/17 at 9AM ET

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