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R.I.P. Mac Davis

Mac Davis, the country singer-songwriter who wrote several hits for Elvis Presley, has died.

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posted by cropper / Date: September 30, 2020

Cropper And Sun

A particularly fierce take, with a guitar assist from Stax Records icon Steve Cropper and Scot Sutherland on bass.

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posted by cropper / Date: September 18, 2020

Charlie Daniels R.I.P

So sorry to hear about our good friend Charlie Daniels passing.

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posted by cropper / Date: July 6, 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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