Capricorn Records Short Doc

Thought some of you Soul and Southern Rock fans might enjoy this short documentary.

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Cool! Don’t Imagine the Dixie Dregs got a mention…

Dixie Dregs, now that’s a name from the past…

There are a lot of people not mentioned, but it was a very short CBS This Morning segment. No doubt the bigger selling bands were mentioned, but there were a ton of artists on the label.

Just to mention a few others:
Wet Willie
Elvin Bishop
Widespread Panic
The Marshall Tucker Band
Percy Sledge
Kitty Wells
Kenny Chesney
Junior Kimbrough
Gov’t Mule
Delbert McClinton
Billy Thorpe
…and many more.

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The Dregs did a tour only 2 years ago or so…

That was a nice feature. I used to seek out Capricorn products in the cutout bins as a teenager to spend my spare pennies, so the sound was influential to me, even some of the obscure artists. It was nice to hear from Chuck Leavell. I enjoyed his band Sea Level. If you haven’t heard them, give them a few spins on your favorite streaming service.

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