Stax Records

23 Aug 2016

We wanna send you to see Otis “Straight Outta Memphis” w/ Miss Nickki

The Queen of legendary Memphis juke joint Wild Bill’s, backed by SF’s funkiest Southern soul band. Created in San Francisco, Otis shows are a modern take on the Stax soul revue that roared through Europe in 1967. The band’s raw, powerful sound combines horns, B3 organ and backing vocals in support

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12 Aug 2009

A Little Soul in Your Bowl: The “5” Royales

This is the first in what will be a periodic post bringing you music that might brighten your day, could never be considered bad, and will definitely put a little soul in your bowl. The “5” Royales were a phenomenally talented and overlooked group that recorded in at least five

Joe Petersen - Classist Columnist 0
05 Oct 2020

The November 2020 BAS Voter Guide

Primarily researched and written by Stephen Torres with help from Stuart Schuffman. We stand at the precipice of one of the most polarizing federal elections that has ever occurred in this country. Each day brings another dash of chaos, and yet here we are, once again sifting through another labyrinthine

BAS Editorial Team 5
01 Jul 2009

Broke-Ass Summer Mix Tape : FREE Download!

If there is one thing that we love here at Broke Ass HQ, its music. From Ashley’s post about the crushing on Natasha Khan, or the sweet, soulful sounds of Stu’s [and now my] obsession with Stax Records, we live for the music. Lucky for you, I have been working

Monica Miller - The Intern 6
28 Jun 2009

See the Wattstax Movie for FREE

I know all you Bay Area folks are probably out in the sun, getting down with your gayness right now and not looking at your computer.  But for those of you who do end up checking the site, there’s an awesome event Monday night. In my opinion, Stax Records was probably,

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 2