Hit The Road Stax

Paul Gamabaccini recalls The Stax Volt Tour of 1967 which brought to Europe soul greats Otis Redding, Sam and Dave and Booker T and The MGs.

Episodes

First
Broadcast
RepeatedComments
2007041420070925

Paul Gambaccini recalls The Stax Volt Tour of 1967 which brought to Europe soul greats Otis Redding, Sam and Dave, and Booker T and the MGs. For many of these poorly travelled musicians, it was their first time abroad, bringing them into contact with different languages and cultures, and the month-long trip was to have a profound effect.

Contributors include Sam Moore, guitarist Steve Cropper, Wayne Jackson of the Memphis Horns and Stax label boss Al Bell

2007041420070925

Paul Gambaccini recalls The Stax Volt Tour of 1967 which brought to Europe soul greats Otis Redding, Sam and Dave, and Booker T and the MGs. For many of these poorly travelled musicians, it was their first time abroad, bringing them into contact with different languages and cultures, and the month-long trip was to have a profound effect.

Contributors include Sam Moore, guitarist Steve Cropper, Wayne Jackson of the Memphis Horns and Stax label boss Al Bell

Paul Gamabaccini recalls The Stax Volt Tour of 1967 which brought to Europe soul greats Otis Redding, Sam and Dave and Booker T and The MGs.

20070925

Paul Gambaccini recalls The Stax Volt Tour of 1967 which brought to Europe soul greats Otis Redding, Sam and Dave, and Booker T and the MGs. For many of these poorly travelled musicians, it was their first time abroad, bringing them into contact with different languages and cultures, and the month-long trip was to have a profound effect.

Contributors include Sam Moore, guitarist Steve Cropper, Wayne Jackson of the Memphis Horns and Stax label boss Al Bell.