JERRY WEXLER: SOUL MAN - 2. EPISODE 2 (320kbs-m4a/130mb/57mins)
BBC Radio 6 Music broadcast: 21st October 2016
John Peel continues his three-part profile of the record producer and Atlantic Records executive Jerry Wexler.
Part 2: Soul Stew - Jerry Wexler recalls the new, more sophisticated soul sound introduced by the records of Stax in Memphis and Fame in Muscle Shoals, the discovery of new stars like Wilson Pickett, Percy Sledge, Clarence Carter and Sam & Dave and the arrival of Aretha Franklin.
First broadcast in 1999.
Sam & Dave - Soul Man [Atlantic]
Ray Charles - What'd I Say [Atlantic]
Solomon Burke - Just Out Of Reach [Atlantic]
Solomon Burke - Cry To Me [Atlantic]
Otis Redding - These Arms Of Mine [Atlantic]
Otis Redding - I Can't Turn You Loose [Atlantic]
Wilson Pickett - Ninety Nine And A Half (Won't Do) [Atlantic]
Wilson Pickett - In The Midnight Hour [Atlantic]
Wilson Pickett - Soul Dance Number Three [Atlantic]
Percy Sledge - When A Man Loves A Woman [Atlantic]
Aretha Franklin & Reverend C L Franklin - Precious Lord [Chess]
Aretha Franklin - I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You) [Atlantic]
Aretha Franklin - Do Right Woman - Do Right Man [Rhino]
Bob Dylan - Gotta Serve Somebody [Columbia]