Let It Roll: ICYMI - Isaac Hayes, The Bar-Kays, Staple Singers and Al Bell Boom and Bust with Stax Records


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Here's the conclusion of Nate Wilcox's discussion about Stax Records with Robert Gordon author of "Respect Yourself: Stax Records and the Soul Explosion." Today's conversation focuses on Al Bell's years at the helm of Stax. From the dizzying highs of Isaac Hayes' Shaft and the immense success of the WattsStax concert, film and album to the sad end of Memphis' greatest record company.

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