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Booker T Jones is a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Musicians Hall of Fame inductee and GRAMMY® Lifetime Achievement Award recipient. Arguably, as the leader of the legendary Memphis soul icons, Booker T & The MGs, he single-handedly set the cast for modern soul on classic Stax
tunes like "Green Onions" and "Time is Tight." A plethora of captivating artists join Booker on his celebratory return to Stax Records
, including Anthony Hamilton, Raphael Saadiq, Mayer Hawthorne, Estelle, Vintage Trouble, Luke James and James Jay Picton among many others. Gary Clark Jr., Poncho Sanchez, and Sheila E. also contribute their singular instrumental prowess to the soulful tracks among this highly anticipated release. The renowned musician wrote and/or co-wrote all twelve tracks on this must-have collection.
ReviewsOn his new album, Sound The Alarm, Booker T. Jones' organ pops with the same ripeness that it did on Booker T. and the MGs' 1962 hit Green Onions." - Rolling Stone