Just passing on some info that my brother passed on to me.
PBS will air a Stax documentary part of it's Great Performances Series. From the press release (http://www.modernguitars.com/archives/003427.html) it looks like a winner, can't wait to see it. Don't forget to check your local listings.
Here is the excerpt from www.PBS.org
Between 1959 and 1975, Stax Records in Memphis, Tennessee released international chart-topping hits such as "Soul Man," "Dock of the Bay," "Green Onions," "Midnight Hour," "Respect Yourself," and the Theme from Shaft. The label's artists included Otis Redding, Sam and Dave, Booker T. & The MGs, Wilson Pickett, Isaac Hayes, and even Richard Pryor and Jesse Jackson. Founded by a white conservative bank teller who played country fiddle music, Stax became the preeminent soul music label in America, and became identified with the civil rights movement of the 1960s and '70s. …