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Otis Redding

Otis Redding

Otis Redding.

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April 17, 2008 All Songs Considered's Bob Boilen dishes on the soul duo and kindred spirit Otis Redding.

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June 14, 2007 The 1967 Monterey Pop Festival shined a spotlight on then-unknown performers including Jimi Hendrix.

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August 14, 2006 Dan Penn left his mark on American Soul. Now he's making more music.

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Otis Redding

May 17, 2010 Tom Moon looks at reissues of albums by The Rolling Stones, Kris Kristofferson and Otis Redding.

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An early promotional photo of Otis Redding, circa 1966.

September 17, 2000 Otis Redding's 1967 song was finished by co-writer Steve Cropper after Redding's tragic death.

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Peter Gabriel

October 16, 2012 The singer shares some of his favorite songs by other artists and talks about his classic album So.

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Live On the Sunset Strip

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  • Album: Live On the Sunset Strip
  • Artist: Otis Redding
  • Label: Fantasy
  • Released: 2010
 

Otis Blue: Otis Redding Sings Soul

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  • Album: Otis Blue: Otis Redding Sings Soul
  • Artist: Otis Redding
  • Label: Rhino
  • Released: 1966
 

Odd Couple

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  • Album: Odd Couple
  • Artist: Gnarls Barkley
  • Label: WEA
  • Released: 2008
 

Monterey International Pop Festival

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  • Album: Monterey International Pop Festival
  • Artist: Various Artists
  • Label: Razor & Tie
  • Released: 2007
 

Sweet Inspirations

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  • Artist: The Sweet Inspirations
 

Moments from This Theater

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  • Album: Moments from This Theater
  • Artist: Dan Penn
 

What's Wrong with Right

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  • Album: What's Wrong with Right
  • Artist: Hacienda Brothers