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Dave Enkosky

Loved this post. Back when I worked in a video store, I used to play the Otis at Monterey Pop DVD damn near every week. It's impossible not to get moved by his music.

Kent

Hey Steve: Try a little tenderness!

Nondisposable Johnny

There can never be too many Otis Redding fans in the world, regardless of hair color or financial status.

Wileybud

Otis - One of the greatest soul singers of all time. Especially when backed up by Booker T & the MGs. On a side note the bass player is Donald "Duck" Dunn and the guitarist is Steve Cropper; both of whom went on to be in the original SNL band and the Blues Brothers.

Fantastic clip - thanks for posting!

Miss Lisa

There's a Bay Area modern ballet company, Company C, who perform a piece set to Otis Redding songs. It got me interested in dance. They also dance to Tom Waits, but the Redding performance is something very special indeed.

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