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Booker T. Jones at Soka Performing Arts Center

Posted by Renee Bodie on February 16, 2022

Where

Soka Performing Arts Center
1 University Dr
Aliso Viejo, CA
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Booker T. Jones at Soka Performing Arts Center

When

Sat, October 15, 2022
8:00 pm

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Musicians

Booker T. Jones
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About

“Jones’ name is synonymous with the Hammond B3 organ. At 17, he recorded the instrument’s anthem, “Green Onions.” – NPR

BOOKER T. JONES - 60 YEARS OF GREEN ONIONS:
“Green Onions” is an instrumental composition recorded in 1962 by Booker T. & the M.G.’s. Described as “one of the most popular instrumental rock and soul songs ever” and as one of “the most popular R&B instrumentals of its era”,] the tune is a twelve-bar blues with a rippling Hammond M3 organ line by Booker T. that he wrote when he was 17, although the actual recording was largely improvised in the studio....

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Oct 15 Sat

$27.50 - 57.50

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