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Neon Nostalgia: The Pretty In Pink Soundtrack 30 Years Later

You and I both know the story well by now. There's a girl and there's a boy. There are theoretical reasons they shouldn't wind up…
Ryan Leas | February 12, 2016 - 2:12 pm

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Time’s All-Time 100 Albums

The music mavens at the venerable Time magazine have compiled their list of the "ALL-TIME 100" albums -- unranked and broken down by decade. We're…
Stereogum | November 14, 2006 - 6:22 pm

More Otis Redding stories

Monterey Pop Kicked Off 50 Years Ago Today

Before Burning Man and Bonnaroo, Coachella and Lollapalooza, Glastonbury and Governors Ball, there was Monterey Pop.
Beth Harris/AP | June 16, 2017 - 9:24 am

Watch Jimmy Fallon Induct Justin Timberlake Into The Memphis Music Hall Of Fame

Memphis-born pop legend and record producer Justin Timberlake was inducted into the Memphis Music Hall of Fame on Saturday by none other than longtime collaborator…
Grace Birnstengel | October 19, 2015 - 1:27 pm

Unknown Mortal Orchestra – “(Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay” (Otis Redding Cover)

During a recent appearance on Mark Riley's BBC Radio 6 show, Unknown Mortal Orchestra applied the mellow syrup of their current album II to Otis…
Claire Lobenfeld | June 13, 2013 - 11:47 am

Kanye West & Jay-Z – “Otis”

We were faked out with "H.A.M.," teased with a Givenchy cover, and now -- finally -- we get to hear the Kanye-produced, Otis Redding-sampling first…
Scott Lapatine | July 20, 2011 - 8:05 pm