Stax Soul for Lunch

photo by Steve Snodgrass, Flickr
photo by Steve Snodgrass, Flickr

The Stax Museum of American Soul is hosting their Soul & Blues Brown Bag Music Series from June 23rd to 27th. At noon every day for a week, stop in and have lunch while you listen to some fabulous Memphis musicians like David Evans, The Daddy Mack Blues Band, Vaneese Thomas, and Steve Cropper–guitarist extraordinaire with Booker T. & the MGs!

The concerts are free and open to everyone, held in the amphitheatre behind the Stax Academy. Meals are not provided but you are welcome bring your own lunch. After the music, hang around for Q and A sessions with the artists.

Soulsville USA: The Stax Museum
926 East McLemore Avenue, Memphis, TN 38106
Phone: (901) 942-7685
http://www.staxmuseum.com/events/calendar/view/soul-and-blues-brown-bag-music-series

Steve Cropper
http://playitsteve.com/

The series is co-sponsored by the Memphis Public Library and their Explore Memphis program.

Memphis Public Library
http://www.memphislibrary.org/whatsnew/Explore-Memphis_2014The

The Four Way Restaurant
If you decide to have lunch afterwards, the nearby Four Way Restaurant is one of the best places in town for classic soul food. Don’t miss their fried catfish platter.
http://www.travelchannel.com/video/four-way-restaurant

photo by Joanne Kaliontzis, Flickr
photo by Joanne Kaliontzis, Flickr

The Four Way Restaurant
998 Mississippi Boulevard, Memphis, TN 38126
Phone: (901) 507-1519
http://fourwaymemphis.com/

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