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Rolling Stone Auctions Two Guitars For Charity

Rolling Stone Auctions Two Guitars For CharityWinning bidders get to meet Ronnie Wood too

Moloko Singer Recovers From Eye Injury

Moloko Singer Recovers From Eye InjuryEuropean dates now rescheduled for January

Eels To Perform Hits And Rarities Live

Eels To Perform Hits And Rarities LiveMark 'E' Everett and band to play six UK shows

Mark Ronson To Tour In February

Mark Ronson To Tour In FebruaryThe NY-based DJ follows on from Electric Proms success

Kate Bush Records New Song

Kate Bush Records New SongThe track will feature in upcoming film 'The Golden Compass'

PJ Harvey New Single Revealed

PJ Harvey New Single RevealedB-side to be another 'lost' song recorded in 1988

Bloc Party To Play Tiny Secret Gig

Bloc Party To Play Tiny Secret GigFind out where with the NME special Bloc Party single giveaway

Iron Maiden Cause Ticket Mayhem In Scandinavia

Iron Maiden Cause Ticket Mayhem In ScandinaviaRecord number of tickets sold yesterday means extra Finnish date now added

Cut Of The Day: Black Crowes Do Dylan

Cut Of The Day: Black Crowes Do DylanThe blue rock band cover Rainy Day Women in Moscow

Radiohead Sign To US Record Label

Radiohead Sign To US Record Label'In Rainbows' to get released physically in America too

Smashing Pumpkins Announce UK Tour

Smashing Pumpkins Announce UK TourBilly Corgan and co hit arenas in February

Write a Christmas song for Sufjan Stevens!

Write a Christmas song for Sufjan Stevens!. . . And you might get a new Sufjan song just for you!

Norman Mailer Dies - 1923 - 2007

Norman Mailer Dies - 1923 - 2007The great American novelist has passed away, aged 84

McLaren causes Anarchy in the Jungle

McLaren causes Anarchy in the JunglePistols Svengali quits I'm A Celebrity before it even starts!

Radiohead cover The Smiths and New Order

Radiohead cover The Smiths and New OrderAn evening of tunes and pranks from Thom and chums on web show

Eels Go Hits And Rarities Crazy!

Eels Go Hits And Rarities Crazy!Two impressive comps are coming our way in January

Sex Pistols Kick Off Residency In The Capital

Sex Pistols Kick Off Residency In The CapitalRotten, Matlock And Co Play The Hits

How A Beatle Saved Python

How A Beatle Saved PythonTerry Gilliam Reveals How George Harrison Rescued Life Of Brian

The Verve Return To London

The Verve Return To LondonAshcroft and co's triumphant reunion tour reaches the Roundhouse

My Bloody Valentine Are Back

My Bloody Valentine Are BackThe Legendary Noise Pioneers Confirm Reunion

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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,”...