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DAVID NATHAN'S DIARY - October 7, 2021: ARETHA - A Closer Look (Pt 7): Call Me (Alternate Version)

Continuing the exploration of various previously undiscovered recordings that are among the many musical treasures to be found on the the acclaimed 2021 spanning 4CD set, "ARETHA," co-producer David Nathan checks out the alternate version of “Call Me,” one of The Queen Of Soul’s signature tunes that kicked off her ongoing chart reign in 1970…

DAVID NATHAN'S DIARY - September 30, 2021: ARETHA - A Closer Look (Pt 6): Rock Steady (Alternate Mix/Take)

Continuing the ongoing series of giving the background to key tracks from the 2021 career-spanning 4CD set, "ARETHA" that illustrate ‘The Queen Of Soul’ at work in the studio, co-producer David Nathan checks out the alternate take/mix and longer version of the Franklin classic, “Rock Steady” found on Disc 2…