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The Bo-Keys featuring Percy Wiggins photo by Nathan Black   “Breathes new life into classic sounds... a Memphis tour-de-force.” — Meredith Ochs, NPR’s All Songs Considered “A band steeped in tradition but with a thoroughly updated sound... a bubbling stew of Southern-fried soul.” — Steve Jones, USA Today “There aren’t enough superlatives in the dictionary & thesaurus combined to lavish on The Royal Sessions... unquestionably one of the best releases of 2004.” — Lou Friedman, Musictoday “This is funky, greasy, gritty soul, rooted in the tradition, but timeless in its heat-seeking groove stealth....” —Thom Jurek, All Music Guide “Memphis soul legends in the making.” — The Memphis Flyer Recent Press 06.18.11 NPR Weekend Edition: The Bo-Keys: Master of the Memphis Sound Link > Audio Link > July 2011 Guitar Player magazine: Skip Pitts interviewed by Michael Ross Link to .pdf> 06.17.11 Wall Street Journal: The Bo-Keys Mine the Memphis Sound on Got To Get Back! Link > 06.14.11 USA Today: Got to Get Back (To My Baby) - Pick of the Week Link >   Older Press 03.31.11 Local Producer Learns Trade from Stax Legends Fox 13 Memphis 11.6.10 Show Review: First Night of Beat 'n' Soul Gets Down at Off Broadway, Friday, November 5 Riverfront Times 07.20.09 The Bo-Keys and the Sweet Divines @ Southpaw in NYC Brooklyn Vegan 07.17.09 Harking Back to Southern Soul, and Then Reveling in Those Sounds New York Times Press Photos (all photos ©2011 Jacob Blickenstaff unless otherwise noted) Photos: "Got To Get Back" band photo (above): PrintWeb "Got To Get Back" album cover: Print/ Web     Scott Bomar Scott Bomar: Print /  Web Charles "Skip" Pitts                   Charles "Skip" Pitts: PrintWeb Howard Grimes                   Howard Grimes: PrintWeb Archie "Hubbie" Turner                   Archie "Hubby" Turner: Print / Web Marc Franklin Marc Franklin: Print / Web   11.01.30_bokeys614 Ben Cauley: Print /  Web   Floyd Newman                   Floyd Newman: PrintWeb  

BandDownstairs0562(B)The Bo-Keys featuring Percy Wiggins photo by Nathan Black

   

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