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Booker T. & the M.G.'s and the Sound of Deep Southern Soul

on August 29, 2014 - 12:49pm

Booker T. & the M.G.'s were the in-house backing band responsible for crafting the soul sound for all Stax recordings. Their legacy is cemented in space and time through their work as members of the Atlantic Records family of labels.

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Dr. John & The Spirit Of The Bayou

on August 5, 2014 - 6:02pm

Malcolm John Rebennack, Jr. came to prominence under the moniker “Dr. John, the Night Tripper,” in the 1960s. His brand of music infused New Orleans inspired funk, jazz, blues, psychedelic rock and rhythm and blues.

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Chic Continues to Freak

on July 18, 2014 - 4:07pm

Chic is an American band that is best known for a string of disco hits in the 1970s. Signing to Atlantic Records in 1977, the group is regarded as one of the most influential bands of its generation, crafting a unique disco funk sound that continues to dominate the airwaves today.

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Donny Hathaway, The Unsung Genius of Atlantic Records

on March 13, 2014 - 5:09pm

Donny Hathaway's musical genius has endured throughout the generations...