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Soulive

Stax is back with Soulive's No Place Like Soul, a bold new statement from New York's preeminent groove machine and the first new-artist release from the Concord Music Group's relaunch of the legendary Memphis soul label. Since forming Soulive in 1999, guitarist Eric Krasno, organist Neal Evans and drummer Alan Evans have developed a reputation as one of the most sought after instrumental soul-funk trios around, a hard-touring live act that's thrown down everywhere from small rock clubs to opening arena shows for the Rolling Stones. Yet an interesting thing happened when the three veteran musicians hooked up last year to begin work on the follow-up to 2005's critically acclaimed Break Out: They discovered that rather than extend their past achievements, they were more interested in racking up some new ones.

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Albums

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Spark!
Royal Family Records
2012
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Rubber Soulive
Rubber Soulive
Royal Family Records
2010
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Up Here
Up Here
Royal Family Records
2009
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Steady Groovin'
Blue Note
2005
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Break Out
Concord Records
2005
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[no cover]
Back Again

2005
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