The Heavy Sounds present Sweet Soul Music - A Night of Stax Records
Fri, Oct 12 2018, 8:00pm - $10 in advance, $12 at door - Tickets
Doors open at 7 pm.
Chicago based Soul outfit, The Heavy Sounds, will join forces with an all-star cast to pay tribute to the legendary Memphis record label Stax Records. The night of Memphis Soul will feature the music of Stax house band Booker T and the MG’s and the many artists that they collaborated with including Otis Redding, Sam and Dave, Johnnie Taylor, Isaac Hayes, Eddie Floyd, Albert King, and many more.
Formed in 2016, The Heavy Sounds are steeped in the Memphis sound of Booker T and the MG’s. These five musicians have individually backed up an impressive list of soul artists including Otis Clay, Syl Johnson, Lee Fields and the Expressions, Renaldo Domino, JC Brooks, and Naomi Shelton and the GospelQueens.
The night will be highlighted by a superb group of guest performers that includes Renaldo Domino (Chicago Soul Legend), Avery R. Young (De Deacon Board), Gina Bloom (The Congregation), Scott Tipping (The Mighty Blue Kings, Scott Tipping Trio) and Andrew Johnston.
Show sponsored by Pacifico lager - $3.50 cans and a Pacifico rep may even buy you one!