LOST IN THE NOISE

April 21 — I’LL TAKE YOU THERE, The Staple Singers (1972)

imageTonight Lauren and I came upon a PBS documentary about the famed Muscle Shoals Sound in Muscle Souls, Alabama. I’ve long been familiar with the phrase, but didn’t realize the Muscle Shoals Sound was, for the most part, four very square white guys who were the studio musicians for some of the greatest songs in rock and roll history. Rolling Stone critic David Fricke said this song sums up the Muscle Souls Sound more than any other.

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: