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Booker T. & the MG's - Short Stax, Vol. 1 mp3 download

Performer: Booker T. & the MG's
Title: Short Stax, Vol. 1
Style: Instrumental Rock,Soul,Southern Soul,Memphis Soul,Early Pop/Rock,Contemporary Pop/Rock
Duration: 9:21
Released: 2007
Size MP3 version: 1889 mb
Size FLAC version: 1478 mb
Size WMA version: 1261 mb
Rating: 4.2
Votes: 626
Genre: R&B

Booker T. & the MG's - Short Stax, Vol. 1 mp3 download

Compilation album is 1 disk of 15 tracks by legendary R&B instrumental quartet Booker T. Jones & the MG's. Liner notes and track selection by Elvis Costello.

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For the album, see The MG's (album). This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Booker T. & the . s formed as the house band of Stax Records, providing backing music for numerous singers, including Wilson Pickett and Otis Redding. In summer 1962, 17-year-old keyboardist Booker T. Jones, 20-year-old guitarist Steve Cropper, and two seasoned players, bassist Lewie Steinberg and drummer Al Jackson Jr. (the latter making his debut with the company).

Booker T. & The MG's. The original members of the group were Booker T. Jones, Steve Cropper, Lewie Steinberg, and Al Jackson J. .In the 1960s, as members of the house band of Stax Records, they played on hundreds of recordings by artists such as Wilson Pickett, Otis Redding, Bill Withers, Sam & Dave, Carla Thomas, Rufus Thomas, Johnnie Taylor and Albert King

Road Trip Summer The Great Outdoors. The Very Best of Booker T. and the MG's. The MGs were the house band for Stax Records and its imprints Volt and Chalice, and played on virtually everything the label released, backing Otis Redding, Sam & Dave, Wilson Pickett and any other Stax artist one can think of, and managed as well to release 23 singles and 11 albums under their own name between 1962 and 1971

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Booker T & The MG's. Perfil: American instrumental rhythm & blues and soul combo, formed 1962 in Memphis, Tennessee. Best remembered as the in-house backing band of the Stax record label. The band’s name is a combination of organist Booker T. Jones's first names and the acronym for Memphis Group, MG. Other members were Al Jackson Jr. (drums), Steve Cropper (guitar), and Lewis Steinberg (bass guitar) who was replaced by Donald "Duck" Dunn in 1963.

The first subject in the series is Booker T. Jones, the keyboard virtuoso born in Memphis on 12 November 1944, who went on to helm of one of Stax’s first hit groups, the musically and culturally groundbreaking Booker T and the MGs. In the course of our 12-minutes-plus mini documentary, you’ll hear Booker’s memories of those early days at Stax and how the group and the label expanded throughout the 1960s - all illustrated with many of the MGs’ best-loved hits. And stay tuned for the next instalment in the Stax Legends series, on his MGs bandmate Steve Cropper. Follow the Stax ’68 Guest Playlist Vol. 1, as chosen by another label great, William Bell.

This collection highlights the house band, and bedrock of Stax Records, Booker T. & the MGs. Along with providing the musical backdrop for everyone on the label, from Otis Redding and Eddie Floyd to Sam & Dave, and providing a ground-breaking example of racial integration in the segregated South, the four-piece would score a series of chart hits with their unique soulful instrumentals, Hip Hug-Her, Time Is Tight, Soul Limbo and Boot-Leg, all included on this collection  . And it goes without saying, this album would not be complete without Booker T. & The MGs signature tune, the funky little single B-side, that later became a R&B; hit in its own right, Green Onions.

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Track List

Title/Composer Performer Time
1 Time Is Tight Booker T. & the MG's 3:17
2 Soul Limbo Booker T. & the MG's 2:23
3 Green Onions Steve Cropper / Booker T. Jones / Al Jackson, Jr. / Lewis Steinberg Booker T. & the MG's 3:41


Booker T. & the MG's - Primary Artist
Steve Cropper - Composer
Al Jackson, Jr. - Composer
Booker T. Jones - Composer
Lewis Steinberg - Composer