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Stax Museum and Stax Music Academy featured with Justin Timberlake and Ant Clemons during prime-time Biden-Harris Inauguration TV special

Memphis, TN – January 20, 2021 — Tonight, multi-platinum global superstar Justin Timberlake returned to his hometown of Memphis, TN, bringing along GRAMMY-nominated artist Ant Clemons for an inspiring and all-new rendition of their song “Better Days,” at the iconic Stax Museum of American Soul Music as part of the primetime broadcast special, “Celebrating America,”

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Stax Museum scheduled to reopen January 23 after temporary closure due to COVID conditions

The Stax Museum of American Soul Music will reopen Saturday, January 23, 2021 with normal operating hours after being temporarily closed in accordance with a Shelby County COVID Health Directive with restrictions regarding public and private gatherings and area businesses operating at reduced capacity. We will reopen at 10 a.m. and remain open with regular

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Concord, Soulsville Foundation, Stax Music Academy, and Stax Records hold Songwriting Workshop

November, 2020 – Concord, in partnership with Stax Records, the Stax Music Academy (SMA) and the Soulsville Foundation recently held a six-week virtual event that paired high school students from the Academy with some of the top songwriting and publishing experts in the music business and a who’s who of renowned songwriters and producers. The

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Stax icon, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, GRAMMY Lifetime Achievement Award winner Booker T. Jones signs “Green Onions” artworks to support Stax Music Academy

Stax Records icon, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, and GRAMMY Lifetime Achievement Award winner Booker T. Jones of Booker T. & the MGs has teamed up with the London, UK/Austin, Texas-based Soundwaves Art Foundation to help raise funds for the nonprofit Stax Music Academy, an afterschool and summer music institute at the original site

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