'Play It Steve' : The Official Website

NEW Tour Dates

Steve will be on tour this summer with the “Original” Blues Brothers Band

Read more

posted by cropper / Date: July 25, 2016

R.I.P. Lewie Steinberg

I am so deeply saddened by the loss of our original bass player, Lewie Steinberg

Read more

R.I.P. Lewie Steinberg
posted by cropper / Date: July 23, 2016

New Book Includes Stax

The son of Gordon Jenkins, living in a Sinatra household, but devoted to Motown and Stax.

Read more

"Shop Around" by Bruce Jenkins
posted by cropper / Date: June 26, 2016

The Bio

Date: November 14, 2013

If Yankee Stadium is “the house that Babe Ruth built,” Stax Records is “the house that Booker T, and the MG’s built.” Integral to that potent combination is MG rhythm guitarist extraordinaire Steve Cropper. As a guitarist, A & R man, engineer, producer, songwriting partner of Otis Redding, Eddie Floyd and a dozen others and founding member of both Booker T. and the MG’s and The Mar-Keys, Cropper was literally involved in virtually every record issued by Stax from the fall of 1961 through year end 1970.

Read more

posted by cropper