Support Local Journalism. Join Riverfront Times Press Club.

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Slideshow: Badass Stax Records Covers, Courtesy of Euclid Records

Posted By on Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 5:24 PM

In this week's paper, Roy Kasten interviewed soul singer Shirley Brown, who recorded for Stax Records near the end of the label's life. Brown will be performing at the fourth annual St. Louis Blues Festival on Friday, February 27. The event is held at the Chaifetz Arena and starts at 8 p.m.; tickets are $45 to $52.50.

 To go along with the story, we asked Euclid Records' Joe Schwab to pick out some of his favorite Stax Records LP covers, from the store's insanely awesome collection. Click on the picture of Lou Reed's cranky-old-man sign -- a relic from his farm -- to see more.

Slideshow!
 
top_10_bad_ass_stax_records_covers.3044986.36.jpg

Tags: , ,

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Riverfront Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Riverfront Times Club for as little as $5 a month.

Read the Digital Print Issue

July 28, 2021

View more issues

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Best Things to Do In St. Louis

© 2021 Riverfront Times

Website powered by Foundation