Otis Redding Live at The Whisky A Go Go 180g 2LP
2018 Grammy Award Winner
• Best Album Notes: Live At The Whisky A Go Go: The Complete Recordings
180g Vinyl Double LP!
Remastered From Original 4-Track Tapes!
This 180g 2LP collection presents highlights of Redding’s historic performances
over three nights at the famed Sunset Strip venue in 1966. Recorded Friday,
April 8th – Sunday, April 10th, 1966, the collection features the singer’s
popular songs of the time, including "Respect", "I’ve Been Loving You Too Long"
and his cover of The Rolling Stones’ "(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction."
The audio has been newly mixed and mastered from the original 4-track tapes. The
gatefold jacket includes extensive liner notes by box set co-producer Bill
Bentley and Los Angeles-based journalist Lynell George.
By the spring of 1966, 24-year-old Otis Redding was a bona-fide star on the R&B
and soul radio waves. The singer was enjoying the critical and commercial
success of his third studio album, Otis Blue, and was watching his singles cross
over to the (typically very white) pop charts. Redding had yet to be fully
embraced by a white audience, and this weekend-long gig in Hollywood–booked at a
venue known more for hosting hippies, and launching bands like The Doors, The
Byrds and Buffalo Springfield–was a shrewd move to introduce Redding to a new
market. In fact, Redding would be the first major soul act to perform on the
• Double LP
• 180g Vinyl
• Newly mixed & mastered from original 4-track tapes
• Gatefold jacket
• Extensive liner notes by Bill Bentley & Lynell George
• Highlights from the historic 3-night stand
2. I Can't Turn You Loose
3. Pain In My Heart
5. Just One More Day
6. Any Ole Way
1. I've Been Loving You Too Long
2. I'm Depending On You
3. Mr. Pitiful
4. Good To Me
1. Chained And Bound
2. Ole Man Trouble
4. These Arms Of Mine
1. A Hard Day's Night
2. Papa's Got A Brand New Bag
3. (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction