The Soulville people have let me know about a couple of stax related things:
The Stax Music Academy's, Summer Soul Tour is coming to your town. If you live in the area, please catch them at one of these great shows:
June 27, 2007 12:30pm
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland, OH
June 29, 2007 7:00pm
Afro-American Music Institute, Pittsburgh, PA
July 2, 2007 11:00am & 6:00pm
Sunoco Welcome America Festival, Philadelphia, PA
July 4, 2007 6:00pm
The Kennedy Center, Washington, DC
For more information about any of these shows, please contact the Stax Music Academy at 901-946-2535, ext. 345. See you at the show!
We've recently launched a couple of new websites. Check 'em out. Bookmark 'em. Come back and hang out whenever you want.
www.StaxMusicAcademy.org - the official website of the Stax Music Academy, a non-profit urban learning center adjancent to the Stax Museum. This year, the Academy's after-school programs and annual summer camp will impact the lives of nearly 350 at-risk Memphis youth through music and performance.
www.StaxMuseum50.com - your one-stop shop to keep up with all the great new exhibits, events, and special programs that the Stax Museum has going on in celebration of soul music's 50th anniversary.Get down to 926 East McLemore Avenue in Soulsville, USA and see what's groovin'.
Thanks for your support.