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Stax Museum and Stax Music Academy gear up for Virtual Black History Month 2022. Learn how to become a sponsor.

The Soulsville Foundation will celebrate Black History Month (BHM) 2022 as only the Global Capital of Soul can do. We invite you to be a sponsor and help youth all over the world experience the evolution and magnetism of American Soul Music. In February 2022, the Soulsville Foundation’s Stax Music Academy and Stax Museum of

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Carla Thomas Receives 2021 Tennessee Governor’s Arts Award

On the heels of Carla Thomas winning last month’s Americana Music Association Lifetime Achievement Inspiration Award, the iconic Stax artist has been named today as a recipient of the Tennessee Governor’s Arts Award, Tennessee’s highest honor in the arts. In a press release sent today by the Tennessee Arts Commission, Governor Bill Lee and First

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Stax Museum presents new exhibit “SOLID GOLD SOUL: The Best of the Rest from the Stax Museum” featuring never-before-shown artifacts from its vast archives

Since opening in May 2003, the Stax Museum’s permanent galleries have showcased approximately 3,000 fascinating and unique artifacts. However, the museum’s collections archives boast thousands more objects, including never-before-displayed stage costumes, recording equipment, musical instruments, photographs, documents, vinyl records, eight-track tapes, and other items of memorabilia. For “SOLID GOLD SOUL: The Best of the Rest from

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