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Free Music Alert: Stax Museum Announces Fall Concert Series

The Stax Museum of American Soul Music will host an exciting lineup of free concerts this fall.

Booker T. & the MG's

Photo courtesy of Stax

Starting September 21st, Stax will host three concerts completely free of charge to the public. The first concert will feature local Booker T. & the MG’s tribute band, The MD’s. They’ll be playing the MG’s entire McLemore Avenue, which is itself a tribute album to The Beatles Abbey Road, from beginning to end. It starts at 6pm and is open to all ages.

Hope Clayborn

Photo: Rachel Hurley

The final two concerts take place in October. On the 3rd, the Stax Music Academy will be playing in tribute to the Bar-Kays lead man Larry Dodson and bassist James Alexander. On the 12th, Hope Clayburn and the Soul Scrimmage will perform with Joyce Cobb for a fun night of 70’s funk. Q&As will take place before both concerts which start at 7:00pm and are free to the public.

For more info on these and other upcoming events, visit Stax’s website.

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