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Wayne Jackson – Memphis Horns

June 27, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

A friend of Firepit Friday, a talent that will be missed and a soul unlike any other. Godspeed Wayne. Download Part 1 Download Part 2   Wayne Jackson (November 24, 1941 – June 21, 2016) in West Memphis, Arkansas, was an American soul and R&B musician, playing the trumpet in the Mar-Keys, in the house band at Stax Records and later as one of The Memphis Horns, “arguably the greatest soul horn section ever”.[1][2] Together with Andrew Love, he created the signature horn sound at Stax on hit records by Otis Redding, Sam & Dave, and others. After the years recording at Stax, they incorporated themselves into The Memphis Horns and began freelancing, recording on sessions for such artists as Neil Diamond, Elvis Presley, Al Green, and Dusty Springfield. The duo also toured with The Doobie Brothers, Jimmy Buffett, Robert Cray, and numerous other performers. In 2012, the Memphis Horns received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award for outstanding artistic significance in music.[3] Jackson died on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis of congestive heart failure. [4] His death came after several years of failing health during which he still maintained an active schedule earning an income […]

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Steve Wariner Art & Purpose to Pour Fundraiser

October 31, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Firepit Friday interviews Musician and Artist Steve Wariner at the Tennessee State Museum as he unveils his watercolor pieces.  Then, we visit the Pour House with Progress Inc’s Kelly Monday and host Lauren Wray from American Pickers.

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South by Southwest

July 24, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

CC and Lindsay head to Austin, TX to tke in the sights and sounds of SXSW!

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The Devil Wears Prada Exclusive interview

July 22, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

The Devil Wears Prada Exclusive interview on Firepit Friday

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Food Network

July 21, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

The Food Network brings their Food and Wine show to Opryland Hotel.

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New Years

July 21, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Firepit Friday recaps the year!

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A Little R&R Productions

July 21, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Ryan Hamblin – Director talks about A Little R&R Productions

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Tutto Bene Bakery

July 21, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Tutto Bene specializes in homemade bakery items. All products are made from the finest ingredients, without preservatives or artificial additives of any kind.

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