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R.I.P. Richard & Roy

We have lost two super guys this week: Little Richard and Roy Horn of Siegfried & Roy. I had the great fortune of meeting both of them several times. Both

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posted by cropper / Date: May 9, 2020

Day By Day

I know we’re all dealing with this pandemic in our own way, but I’m so devastated at the loss of some incredible friends, & musical brothers/ royalty recently!

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posted by cropper / Date: April 8, 2020

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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