Ramblin' Rhodes: Evenings overflowing with music, stories

...along with James Brown's daughter, Otis Redding's son and JB's cape man, Danny Ray...else is happening in the world.Otis Redding III, an excellent musician, was the...M.P. concert featured a tribute to Redding's late father, Otis Redding Jr...

Macon to honor Otis Redding with celebration

...40th anniversary of the death of hometown hero Otis Redding Jr. Redding was only 26 when his twin-engine Beechcraft airplane...Joe Simon later sang Jesus Keep Me Near the Cross. Redding's first major song, These Arms of Mine, was played...

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Ramblin' Rhodes: Macon statue honors soul legend Redding

Fans of Otis Redding will gather Sunday in Macon, Ga., for...Georgia Music Hall of Fame, where Mr. Redding is enshrined. The unveiling will be followed...at the hall of fame at 3 p.m. Mr. Redding, born in Dawson, Ga., on Sept. 9...

Recalls Redding's short, soulful career

...death 30 years ago this month of Otis Redding ignited my emotions reminding me of his...our high school dances in Macon. Mr. Redding was the equipment manager whom Mr. Jenkins...of a Pinetoppers session in 1962, Mr. Redding became an overnight icon in the South...

James Brown visits Otis Redding's hometown

...Brown paid a visit over the weekend to Otis Redding's hometown, where the Godfather of Soul and Redding's widow gave awards to six pioneering...he began singing an a capella version of Redding's "(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay...

Redding takes interim role at Evans church

The Rev. Gary Redding, the recently retired pastor of First Baptist Church of North Augusta...the acting pastor and the minister of music and adult education.Redding served the North Augusta church for 22 years. He retired in March...

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Mr. James Redding Jr.

CRESTWOOD, Ky. - Mr. James Philip Redding Jr., 50, died Tuesday, July 18, 2000...Thursday at Stoess Funeral Home. Mr. Redding, a native of Greensburg, Pa., was...Survivors include his wife, Dale C. Redding; a son, James C. Redding; two daughters...

Miss Christian Redding (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...Ga. - Entered into rest on Wednesday, January 23, 2002, at the Medical College of Georgia Miss Christian Redding. Miss Redding has been conveyed to the Miles Funeral Home of Baxley, Ga. for funeral and interment services. Starling-Hatcher...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Seldom Scene will kick off Southern Soul & Song series

...Augusta Museum of History, Sixth and Reynolds streets. Special guests will be Zelma Redding, the widow of soul music legend Otis Redding, and her son, Otis Redding III, an excellent musician in his own right.? Sixth Anniversary Party: 7 to...

Pop Rocks: Tribute to James Brown can be hashed out in better way

...short years is just silly. That certainly wasn't the case with John Lennon or Buddy Holly or Brown's contemporary Otis Redding. Why would Brown be the anomaly?James Brown once told me that he did not believe he was a good-looking man, but that...