'Play It Steve' : The Official Website

Washington, D.C. 12/01/16

Steve Cropper donated three solid-body guitars and an amplifier to the Smithsonian

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posted by cropper / Date: December 2, 2016

R.I.P. Eric Cudel

Yes we have lost another. One of the best musicians I’ve ever played with.

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RIP Eric Udel
posted by cropper / Date: September 29, 2016

NEW Tour Dates

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

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posted by cropper / Date: July 25, 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.

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