'Play It Steve' : The Official Website

Top Ten (Again!)

You may think playing in a band is sometimes tough, but it’s nothing compared with being a session guitarist. You’ll be playing other artists’ songs. You’ll be required to work very quickly. You often need to be able to interpret others’ ideas without your own ego

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posted by cropper / Date: June 19, 2014

French Film (1969) Shows FAME and STAX Sessions

In the STAX studio in Memphis, guitarist Steve Cropper and bassist Donald “Duck” Dunn work and rehearse daily with the

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posted by cropper / Date: January 7, 2014

“Remember Alex” Benefit

Proceeds benefit the Alex LeVasseur Memorial Fund of The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, helping overlooked and underprivileged youth by motivating them in school and in life.

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posted by cropper / Date: January 7, 2014

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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posted by cropper