Stax Museum of American Soul Music

Established in 1957, Stax Records became synonymous with Memphis and southern soul music with acts such as Otis Redding, Isaac Hayes, and the Staples… read more

Established in 1957, Stax Records became synonymous with Memphis and southern soul music with acts such as Otis Redding, Isaac Hayes, and the Staples Singers. Executive Director Jeff Kollath tells the story of how it got its start and the role its music played in bridging the divide in the segregated south.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities Tour” in Memphis, Tennessee, from September 15-21, 2018, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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Program ID:
454471-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
First Aired:
Nov 17, 2018 | 4:45pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Dec 10, 2018 | 5:30am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Nov 17, 2018 | 4:45pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 18, 2018 | 1:29pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 18, 2018 | 3:07pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 18, 2018 | 6:39pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 19, 2018 | 5:08am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 10, 2018 | 5:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
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