Stax Music Academy to celebrate 50th anniversary of 1967 Stax/Volt European Tour with tour of France, Ireland, and England in July 2017!

In 1967, Stax Records sent its top artists on a first-ever tour of Europe, now known as the legendary 1967 Stax/Volt European Tour. Now, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of that milestone event that catapulted Stax into the international limelight, the Stax Music Academy (SMA) has been invited to follow in their footsteps with its […]
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Stax Music Academy Student William Graves Awarded Full-Tuition Scholarship to Berklee College of Music in Boston

L to R: Sinbad, William Graves, Cedric Maxwel Eight young musicians from underserved communities in Boston and across the U.S. and Canada were awarded four-year, full-tuition scholarships to attend Berklee College of Music at an emotional presentation at the Berklee Performance Center on Tuesday, August 9. The collective value of the scholarships, presented to students […]
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