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Monday Apr 21 | The Baltimore Sun

Story of Muscle Shoals: A passionate mix of music, race and pop culture magic

If you want to see a documentary made with passion and guaranteed to rock your soul at least two or three times before the final credits roll, don't miss "Muscle Shoals" at 9 tonight on WETA-TV , Washington's PBS outlet.

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Related Topix: Muscle Shoals, AL, Soul, Blues, Etta James, Percy Sledge, Aretha Franklin, Black Entertainment, R&B, R-N-B, Entertainment, Television

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Burton Mail

Feel good all set to wow the crowd

SOUL lovers look set to be up on their feet as a 'the feel good show of the year' heads into Staffordshire.

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Related Topix: Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Black Entertainment, Soul, Tina Turner, Pop/Rock, Sam & Dave

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Atlantic

I Hate the Song-as-Flowchart Meme, And Here's Why You Should, Too

What a great song "Hey, Jude" is, especially the soulful Wilson Pickett version .

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Related Topix: Soul, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, US Politics, US News

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Press-Telegram

The song that stuck in Long Beach authora s head and heart

Sadly, you've got to be getting up to at least 60 years old to recall how rock and roll was really starting to tear things up in the summer of 1965.

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Related Topix: Long Beach, CA, The Stone, Death-Metal, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, The Beach Boys, The Lovin' Spoonful, Soul

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Detroit News

PBS spotlights hit power of famed Muscle Shoals studios

Rick Hall, owner/producer of the Fame Studio in Muscle Shoals, Ala., with blind blues and soul singer and songwriter Clarence Carter.

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Related Topix: Muscle Shoals, AL, Clarence Carter, Blues, Aretha Franklin, Black Entertainment, Soul, Percy Sledge, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Colorado Springs Independent

Breaking big: St. Paul & The Broken Bones

The era of classic soul is sandwiched between R&B and disco, roughly 1963 to 1973, which is to say it was a long time ago when giants walked the earth and screamers and pleaders like Wilson Pickett and Otis Redding issued from transistor radios.

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Related Topix: Otis Redding, Soul, Chelsea, AL

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