Otis Redding — Try A Little Tenderness

A great live version:

About Lloyd Kahn

Lloyd Kahn started building his own home in the early '60s and went on to publish books showing homeowners how they could build their own homes with their own hands. He got his start in publishing by working as the shelter editor of the Whole Earth Catalog with Stewart Brand in the late '60s. He has since authored six highly-graphic books on homemade building, all of which are interrelated. The books, "The Shelter Library Of Building Books," include Shelter, Shelter II (1978), Home Work (2004), Builders of the Pacific Coast (2008), Tiny Homes (2012), and Tiny Homes on the Move (2014). Lloyd operates from Northern California studio built of recycled lumber, set in the midst of a vegetable garden, and hooked into the world via five Mac computers. You can check out videos (one with over 450,000 views) on Lloyd by doing a search on YouTube:

One Response to Otis Redding — Try A Little Tenderness

  1. Lloyd, I'm an ardent fan of your books and hold most of them in my library (BUILDERS OF THE PACIFIC COAST is on my wish list). I watched the O.Redding clip you posted and have to recommend a film to you. It's one I worked on as an assistant editor last year… Respect Yourself: The Stax Records Story. You can find it on Netflix or catch it on PBS http://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/shows/stax/index.html Keep the interesting posts coming…

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