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Pixies to release first album in 23 years

Pixies to release first album in 23 yearsPixies have announced details of Indie Cindy, their first new album in 23 years. The album will be...

The Black Keys confirm album track listing and reveal new track, "Fever"

The Black Keys confirm album track listing and reveal new track, "Fever"The Black Keys have revealed details of their brand new album, Turn Blue. The record, which is set...

New Chrissie Hynde album to feature Neil Young and John McEnroe

New Chrissie Hynde album to feature Neil Young and John McEnroeChrissie Hynde has announced details of her first solo album, Stockholm. The album will be released...

Arcade Fire report theft of one of their papier mâché heads

Arcade Fire report theft of one of their papier mâché headsThe papier mâché head worn by Arcade Fire band member Richard Reed Parry as part of the band's live...

The Rolling Stones to headline Roskilde Festival

The Rolling Stones to headline Roskilde FestivalThe Rolling Stones have been confirmed as the third headliners of Denmark's Roskilde festival....

Tom Morello: “Bruce Springsteen puts his hand on the E Street Band’s shoulder and says, ‘It’s going to be great.’ It’s a self-fulfilling prophecy”

Tom Morello: “Bruce Springsteen puts his hand on the E Street Band’s shoulder and says, ‘It’s going to be great.’ It’s a self-fulfilling prophecy”Tom Morello reveals what it’s really like touring with Bruce Springsteen in the new issue of Uncut...

Kim Deal reveals new single

Kim Deal reveals new singleKim Deal has unveiled a new track and video titled "The Root" – click below to watch. A...

The Black Keys announce new album Turn Blue via Mike Tyson's Twitter feed

The Black Keys announce new album Turn Blue via Mike Tyson's Twitter feedThe Black Keys have announced their new album will be called Turn Blue via Mike Tyson's Twitter...

Sex Pistols, David Bowie and Paul Weller among artists set for exclusive Record Store Day releases

Sex Pistols, David Bowie and Paul Weller among artists set for exclusive Record Store Day releasesNirvana, Paul Weller and Oasis are among the artists who have contributed releases to Record Store...

John Lennon letter blaming Harry Nilsson and Keith Moon for urinating in studio up for auction

John Lennon letter blaming Harry Nilsson and Keith Moon for urinating in studio up for auctionA letter from John Lennon to Phil Spector blaming The Who drummer Keith Moon and singer-songwriter...

Campaign to turn Kurt Cobain's childhood home into a museum launched

Campaign to turn Kurt Cobain's childhood home into a museum launchedA campaign has been launched to raise money to turn Kurt Cobain's childhood home into a museum.

Paul Rodgers: “The album I made with Queen could have been better”

Paul Rodgers: “The album I made with Queen could have been better”Paul Rodgers takes us through his career in albums in the new issue of Uncut, dated April 2014 and...

Kate Bush to play 15 live dates later this year

Kate Bush to play 15 live dates later this yearKate Bush has announced she will play a series of live shows later this year. Bush will play 15...

The Rolling Stones reschedule Australia and New Zealand dates for October

The Rolling Stones reschedule Australia and New Zealand dates for OctoberThe Rolling Stones have rescheduled a series of shows in Australia and New Zealand for October,...

Iggy Pop casts doubt on the future of The Stooges following Scott Asheton death

Iggy Pop casts doubt on the future of The Stooges following Scott Asheton deathIggy Pop has cast doubt on the future of The Stooges following the death of Scott Asheton aged 64...

Neil Young delays Time Fades Away reissue

Neil Young delays Time Fades Away reissueNeil Young has postponed the Record Store Day reissue of his long-out-of-print 1973 album, Time...

We want your questions for Bob Mould!

We want your questions for Bob Mould!With the release of his latest album, Beauty & Ruin, on June 3, Bob Mould is set to answer your...

REM to release two 'Unplugged' concerts for Record Store Day

REM to release two 'Unplugged' concerts for Record Store DayREM will release two Unplugged concerts for Record Store Day 2014. The band will put out Unplugged...

Neil Young built "a barn roof" out of 200,000 copies of Comes A Time

Neil Young built "a barn roof" out of 200,000 copies of Comes A TimeNeil Young has admitted he once bought thousands of copies of his own album and used them as...

The Rolling Stones postpone remaining Australian tour dates

The Rolling Stones postpone remaining Australian tour datesThe Rolling Stones have announced the postponement of the rest of their 14 On Fire tour of...

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Reviewed: Respect Yourself: Stax Records And The Soul Explosion by Robert Gordon


As Robert Gordon reminds us in Respect Yourself: Stax Records And The Soul Explosion, his terrific account of the rise and fall of the great Memphis soul imprint, the Stax story is more than a record-label history. “It is an American story,” Gordon writes,”...