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Soul Music Guitarist and Producer Steve Cropper

In the 60's, Cropper was with Stax Records, the record company that defined the Memphis sound of the time. He's best known for his playing with Booker T & the MGs; he also played in the band from the film "The Blues Brothers." He co-wrote such hits as "In the Midnight Hour," "Soul Man," and Otis Redding's "(Sittin' on) The Dock of the Bay." (Rebroadcast)


Other segments from the episode on February 10, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 10, 1995: Interview with Dan Penn; Interview with Jerry Wexler; Interview with Steve Cropper; Review of the film "The Secret of Roan Inish."


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