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Willie Mitchell at Hi Records

Hi Records producer Willie Mitchell set the tone for polished Memphis soul

  I’ve been fortunate enough to know “Poppa” Willie Mitchell for a handful of years. When we first met, in…

June 25th, 2014 | Andria Lisle | Articles
Photo by Alysse Gafkjen.

Dr. John teams up with the Black Keys’ frontman Dan Auerbach for new album Locked Down

“I didn’t want to make a retro album,” Dan explains. “We didn’t record it in a retro way. We recorded it live on the floor, but there’s lots of low end.”

March 29th, 2012 | Allen Thayer | Articles
Issue 30 - Bad Brains

Issue 30

Marking a milestone in Wax Poetics history, Issue 30 is dedicated entirely to the art of rock and roll, the…

August 31st, 2008 | Wax Poetics | Wax Poetics Magazine

Issue 2

The Academic Archive: Vol 2 Pretty Purdie Bernard Purdie Bob James Calling Two Brothers With Beats Mr. Walt and Evil…

April 21st, 2002 | Wax Poetics | Wax Poetics Magazine

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