This report about an Aretha Franklin concert is in a more familiar straight style of music journalism, where we experience a concert through the eyes and ears of the critic.
In 1991, two legends of the Australian music industry – Jimmy Barnes and John Farnham – joined forces to record a cover of the Sam & Dave soul classic, 'When Something is Wrong With My Baby'.
In this excerpt from Soul Deeper: Songs From The South Jimmy's band members talk about what a great soul singer he is.
Jimmy Barnes talks about going back to his roots as a soul singer, discussing some of his earliest memories of listening to Mahalia Jackson, Ray Charles and Nat King Cole as a child.
In this excerpt from Soul Deeper: Songs From The South Jimmy talks about his reasons for making the album and wanting to bring some classic soul songs to a new generation of music lovers.
In this excerpt from Soul Deeper: Songs from the Deep South, Jimmy Barnes talks about feeling nervous before rehearsals and getting to know the band.