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For the Record: Charles Stepney - The Schillinger Society
“For The Record: Charles Stepney” by Edwin Black, Article reproduced with kind permission of Downbeat Magazine. Originally printed November 26, 1970. One of those unseen workhorses whose business is other people’s success is Charles Stepney, music supervisor for Chess Records. Stepney, in four years with the label, assumed responsibility for styling Ramsey Lewis’ post-Young-Holt sound, electrifying Muddy…