Multcolib My Librarian Rachael: Stage & studio, funk & soul
Annotation:The background singers may have the best voices on stage, but they are never the stars. Includes interviews with Darlene Love, Merry Clayton, Mabel John, and many more.
Annotation:Three discs of Soul Train episodes! Features Sly and the Family Stone, Barry White, Curtis Mayfield, and many many more, along with a lot of jaw-dropping dancing.
Annotation:What makes the music made in Muscle Shoals, Alabama sound so good? Includes interviews with Aretha Franklin, Percy Sledge, Wilson Pickett, and many more.
Annotation:After the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., the city of Boston was in turmoil. James Brown took to the stage nonetheless, and kept the peace through the pain. Available through our Hoopla streaming service.
Annotation:The Funk Brothers were the Motown studio band, playing on hit after hit, but few could name one of their members. This is a mixture of archival footage, interviews with the musicians and their admirers, and new concert footage.
Annotation:The Atlantic records producer had a hand in a slew of hits. Includes interviews with Chaka Khan, Quincy Jones, and more. Available through our Hoopla streaming service.