Royal Studio’s Boo Mitchell: The Tape Op Magazine Interview

Lawrence ‘Boo’ Mitchell. Photo by Larry Crane, Tape Op Magazine Here’s an epic interview with Royal Studio’s Lawrence ‘Boo’ Mitchell in this month’s issue of Tape Op Magazine. Boo gives a vibrant oral history of Royal Studios, Hi Records, and… Continue Reading

FUGITIVE WAVES: Sam Phillips, Sun Studio, and the Acoustics of Life

Here’s a great segment from WBEZ Chicago’s Fugitive Waves, Sam Phillips, Sun Studio, and the Acoustics of Life, featuring interviews with the man himself, his family, Ike Turner, Peter Guralnick, and more. Speaking of Sam, Memphis’ own Beale Street Caravan has some really wonderful… Continue Reading

USA TODAY: Musicians eat like kings at legendary Royal Studios

Yvonne Mitchell whips up home-cooked soul foodfor visiting artists at Royal Studios might include vegetarian spaghetti, black-eyed peas, cabbage with collard greens, baked chicken with mushroom gravy, dressing, baked tilapia, homemade cranberry sauce Source: www.usatoday.com/story/life/nation-now/2016/05/24/musicians-eat-like-kings-legendary-royal-studios/84881956/