Live in Europe is a live album from soul singer Otis Redding. It was Redding's first live album as well as the only live album released during his lifetime, issued exactly five months before his death on December 10, 1967. The album was recorded during the Stax/Volt tour of Europe and Redding is backed by Booker T. & the MG's. Recorded at the Olympia Theatre, Paris; March 21, 1967. In 2003, the album was ranked number 474 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.
This album was recorded during the Stax/Volt 1967 European Tour. Matrix, Runout (Side A label): VO-12593.
Live in Europe was the first full-length concert album released on Otis Redding, and the last LP of his work that he lived to see issued. Recorded along the Stax/Volt tour of Europe in March of 1967, it featured Redding backed by Booker T. Some of it lacks the raw excitement of Live at the Whisky a Go Go (which was recorded a year earlier than the shows where this album was cut, but not issued until a year later), but in compensation one gets all of the virtuoso flourishes and details that one would expect from this ensemble
Live in Europe is a live album from soul singer Otis Redding.
Filed under Jazz Related RnB By OTIS REDDING. A1 Respect 3:00 A2 Can't Turn You Loose 3:20 A3 I've Been Loving You Too Long (To Stop Now) 3:40 A4 My Girl 2:44 A5 Shake 2:51 B1 Satisfaction 2:53 B2 Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa (Sad Song) 3:37 B3 These Arms Of Mine 2:57. B4 Day Tripper 2:54 B5 Try A Little Tenderness 5:00.
Otis Redding LP Live In Europe on Volt Shrink Stereo. Otis redding - live in europe SD-33-286 - NM, NM vinyl. Contains Several of Otis Redding's Greatest Songs, Including "I've Been Loving You Too Long (To Stop Know)", "Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa- (Sad Song)", "Try A Little Tenderness" and " Respect". Otis Redding Live In Europe Volt Sealed Record Store Day RED VINYL Mono.
50 years ago this month, Otis Redding released his only live album to land in record stores during his lifetime. Recorded at Paris’s Olympia Theater during the Stax/Volt tour of Europe, LIVE IN EUROPE finds Redding being backed by a band that knew his material as well as any band of the era possibly could: Booker T. & the MG’s.