Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Fame Recording Studios in Muscle Shoals

Legendary music producer Rick Hall, renowned for his work at Fame Studios in Muscle Shoals, AL, helped define what is known as southern soul music. Artists flocked to Fame for a bit of musical magic. Check out the Muscle Shoals documentary.

Rick Hall, Wilson Pickett and guitarist Jimmy Johnson
You Better Move On  -  Arthur Alexander
Cheater Man  -  Irma Thomas
Funky Broadway  -  Wilson Pickett
Thread The Needle  -  Clarence & Calvin
I Never Loved A Man  -  Aretha Franklin
Sweet Soul Music  -  Arthur Conley
You Left The Water Running  -  Otis Redding


  1. That there is a great cross section of artists, and with a common thread! Posts like this one are the reason Boogaloo Time is on my regular rounds. Thanks!

  2. Are they still there? Cannae play!