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Iron Maiden To Release 80s Best Of Collection

Iron Maiden To Release 80s Best Of CollectionBands first decade to made free to download...

Bryan Adams Announces UK Arena Tour

Bryan Adams Announces UK Arena TourCanadian rocker-turned-photographer coming over to support '11'

Radiohead Reveal Details Of New Single

Radiohead Reveal Details Of New SinglePlus -- still chance to be one of 150 to attend London free gig

Neil Young's Incredible Tour Hits Manchester

Neil Young's Incredible Tour Hits ManchesterAnd now he's added Stringman to the setlist! Read the review here!

Leonard Cohen Announces First World Tour In 15 Years

Leonard Cohen Announces First World Tour In 15 YearsFollowing induction into Music Hall of Fame

Madonna Is Inducted Into Music Hall Of Fame

Madonna Is Inducted Into Music Hall Of FameIggy Pop and the Stooges cover two Madge songs at New York ceremony

Radiohead To Play Free Gig!

Radiohead To Play Free Gig!The band to appear at Broadcasting House HQ

Glastonbury Festival Registration Ends Friday

Glastonbury Festival Registration Ends FridayDeadline to submit your details for tickets is coming up

Van Morrison Gives Rare Interview

Van Morrison Gives Rare InterviewThe veteran singer slams the music industry's idea of fame

Siouxsie and the Banshees Founder To Perform Rare Solo Gig

Siouxsie and the Banshees Founder To Perform Rare Solo GigSteven Severin to appear solo in Edinburgh

R.E.M.'s Peter Buck Answers Your Questions

R.E.M.'s Peter Buck Answers Your QuestionsSubmit your questions for one third of the legendary band

Metallica Speak Out About New Album

Metallica Speak Out About New AlbumLars Ulrich says ninth studio album is nearly complete

Madness To Headline Teenage Cancer Trust Show

Madness To Headline Teenage Cancer Trust ShowThe baggy boys join Muse and Paul Weller at Albert Hall

Neil Young Digs Out Yet More Rare Gems In London

Neil Young Digs Out Yet More Rare Gems In LondonThe singer even ventures into Buffalo Springfield and CSNY territory

Charlatans Free Album 'Sells' 30k In First Week

Charlatans Free Album 'Sells' 30k In First WeekIt would chart at number two if it were a 'conventional release'

Legendary Pink Floyd Producer Hurricane Dies

Legendary Pink Floyd Producer Hurricane DiesNorman Smith also engineered all of The Beatles' studio work

Neil Young Airs More Rarities At 2nd London Show

Neil Young Airs More Rarities At 2nd London ShowThe singer goes right back to his debut 1968 album - read the review here!

The Police To Play Last Ever Irish Show

The Police To Play Last Ever Irish ShowAn open-air show in Stormont gets government approval

Duffy's Debut Album Storms In At Number One

Duffy's Debut Album Storms In At Number OneSinger does the double as single Mercy tops singles chart for a third week

Arctic's Turner and Rascal's Kane - First Song Is Online

Arctic's Turner and Rascal's Kane - First Song Is OnlineFirst track from the pair's collaboration is available to hear now

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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,”...