Steve Cropper

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Musicians Remember Donald “Duck” Dunn

Musicians have taken to the web to respond to the passing of legendary bass player Donald “Duck” Dunn.

05/14/2012

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Donald “Duck” Dunn 1941-2012

Legendary bass player Donald “Duck” Dunn of Booker T & The MGs died in Toyko Sunday morning.

05/14/2012

From the Cover of "In the Christmas Spirit" by Booker T and the MGs

Rock Flashback: Booker T. and the MG’s Get the Christmas Spirit

By 1966, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Booker T. and the MG’s[/lastfm] were well-established as one of the greatest groups in history, laying down the groove for superstar acts at Stax Records in Memphis and scoring hits on their own. […]

12/14/2011

Steve Cropper visits K-EARTH 101

The Other Blues Brother, Guitarist Steve Cropper Relives The Stories Behind His Biggest Hits

With a long list of accolades which include co-writer of “Sitting On The Dock of the Bay” with Otis Redding, playing in the house band for Stax Records, ranking #36 of Rolling Stones‘ Greatest Guitarists […]

10/25/2011

John Prine collects his Grammy for Best Contemporary Folk Recording, 2006 (Getty Images/Kevin Winter)

Rock Flashback: John Prine Turns 65

You wouldn’t necessarily guess it from his voice, which has a rural twang, but [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]John Prine[/lastfm] was born in Maywood, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, 65 years ago this week. His parents were natives […]

10/13/2011

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