MELISSA ETHERIDGE
Memphis Rock and Soul

ACCLAIMED SINGER-SONGWRITER AND ACTIVIST MELISSA ETHERIDGE SET TO RELEASE CONCORD ALBUM HONORING
THE RICH MUSICAL HISTORY OF LEGENDARY MEMPHIS LABEL STAX RECORDS

Continue on to Melissa's main website or check out a preview video below!

 





Concord Music Group is pleased to announce that acclaimed singer-songwriter and activist Melissa Etheridge is scheduled to release a new album honoring Stax Records in Fall 2016. Etheridge – an Oscar and two-time GRAMMY® winner – is currently recording at Royal Studios in Memphis on what will be her first album since 2014’s critically lauded This Is M.E.

Along with original material, Etheridge’s ambitious Concord release will feature interpretations of classic songs from the legendary Stax catalog, celebrating its artists and legacy and spotlighting the vital role Stax Records played in the Civil Rights Movement. Engineered by Lawrence “Boo” Mitchell, son of famed music producer Willie Mitchell, the project will include a number of top Memphis musicians, including the Hodges Brothers.