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Booker T. Jones

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Booker T. Jones

Booker T. Jones artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

Booker T. Jones.

November 26, 2012 Hear the American icon perform favorites and songs from his latest collaboration with The Roots.

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My Morning Jacket.

June 17, 2011 Listen live as My Morning Jacket, Neko Case and others perform at Minnesota's Rock the Garden.

Interviews & Profiles

Today's World Cafe features interviews with Steve Cropper (second from left) and Booker T. Jones (third from left), both part of the Stax Records house band.

January 14, 2013 Listen to interviews with the guitarist and organist of Stax Records' legendary in-house band.

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May 24, 2009 With his backing band, Drive-By Truckers, the legendary organist returns with Potato Hole.

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Discover Songs

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June 6, 2009 A look at recent songs by Metric, Magnolia Electric Co., Booker T. Jones and Levon Helm.

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October 12, 2007 Host Bob Boilen looks at some of the most anticipated CDs coming out before the end of the year,...

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Reviews

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June 6, 2009 A look at recent songs by Metric, Magnolia Electric Co., Booker T. Jones and Levon Helm.

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May 1, 2009 Music critic Milo Miles reviews new albums by Booker T. Jones and Allen Toussaint.

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More Stories

Booker T. Jones performs a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices.

May 2, 2011 Jones' name is synonymous with the Hammond B3 organ. Watch him play one in the NPR Music offices.

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Fantasies

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  • Album: Fantasies
  • Artist: Metric
  • Label: Metric/Last Gang
  • Released: 2009
 

Josephine

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  • Album: Josephine
  • Artist: Magnolia Electric Co.
  • Label: Secretly Canadian
  • Released: 2009
 

Potato Hole

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  • Album: Potato Hole
  • Artist: Booker T
  • Released: 2009
 

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  • Album: Electric Dirt
  • Artist: Levon Helm
  • Label: Welk
  • Released: 2009
 

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  • Album: Bright Mississippi
  • Artist: Allen Toussaint
  • Label: Nonesuch
  • Released: 2009