Muscle Shoals Sound Studio Museum – Sheffield, AL

theswampersMuscle Shoals Sound Studio Museum, 3614 Jackson Highway Sheffield, AL 35660.  This iconic address is one of the most photographed locations in the Shoals area for music pilgrims from around the world.  Established in 1969 by a group of former FAME session musicians this was the location where the Rolling Stones, Cher, Bob Segar, Rod Stewart, Paul Simon, Art Garfunkle, and many others created some of the most popular hits of the 1970’s. The session musicians were dubbed “The Swampers” in the lyrics of Lynrd Skynrd’s “Sweet Home Alabama.” (256) 783-2641.  www.muscleshoalssound.org. Appt. suggested.