Happy Birthday Booker T Jones ‘Greener than Ever’

This day (November 12, 1944), in Memphis, Tennessee, is born Booker T.Jones, singer, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and frontman of the band Booker T. and the MGs,VIDEO DIGEST Digest Tracklist : Try A Little Tenderness (2017) . Take Me to the River (2013) . w/ The Mg’S – Booker-Loo (1968) . Everything...

Booker T. takes The MG’s to Oakland (1970)

January 31, 1970 – Booker T & The MGs – that is Booker T Jones, Steve Cropper, Donald Duck Dunn and Al Jackson, Jr. – opens for Creedence Creedence Clearwater Revival at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California BY THE SAME...

Volt release Otis Redding’s fourth album ‘The Soul Album’…

Otis Redding‘s ‘The Soul Album’ is his fourth studio album featuring among other session men Isaac Hayes and Booker T & the MGs released on April 1, 1966 by Volt/Atco. WATCH LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Just One More Day (Otis Redding, Steve Cropper, Mcelvoy Robinson) – 03:31 . 2.It’S Growing...

Stax publish Sam & Dave’s third album ‘Soul Men’…

...Site The Eye of Photography Jazz Images Musicians : Sam Moore – Vocals . Dave Prater – Vocals . Booker T. & The Mg’S – Band . Mar-Key Horns – Band . Booker T. Jones – Keyboards . Steve Cropper – Guitar . Donald “Duck” Dunn – Bass Guitar ....

Atco Records publish Otis Redding’s debut album : ‘Pain in My…

...Berry) – 02:05 . 9.Something Is Worrying Me (Otis Redding, Phil Walden) – 02:25 . 10.Security (Otis Redding) – 02:30 . 11.That’S What My Heart Needs (Otis Redding) – 02:35 . 12.Lucille (Al Collins, Richard Penniman) – 02:25 Musicians : Booker T. & The Mg’S – Band . Charles “Packy”...

Happy Birthday Steve Cropper. ‘Colonel Steve’

in New-York City >> 30 MINUTES on RVM >> [1969] Booker T & The MGs – that is Booker T Jones, Steve Cropper, Donald Duck Dunn and Al Jackson, Jr. – opens for Creedence Creedence Clearwater Revival at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California >> 5 MINUTES on RVM >>...

This week In Soul 01

from : We remember Lou Rawls >>HIS BEST OF 3 . Bobby “Blue” Bland – I’ll Take Care Of You Lifted from : “Two Steps from the Blues” Bobby Bland’s debut album 4 . Booker T. & The MG’S – Melting Pot Lifted from : “Melting Pot” Booker T. &...

Happy Birthday Neil Young. ‘Young Forever’

...Imagine (9/11 TV Benefit, 2001) . All Along the Watchtower (w/ Booker T & the MGs, 2002) . It’s A Dream (Ryman Auditorium, 2005) . My Heart . A Day in the Life (2008) . The Needle And The Damage Done (Glastonbury, 2009) . Love and War (Farm Aid, 2011)...

Macy Gray releases her eighth album : ‘The Way’ (2014)

...Keyboards, Mellotron . Alex Deyoung – Master Chorister . Chris Rob – Mellotron, Piano . Booker T. Jones – Organ, Piano . Davey Chegwidden – Percussion . Maurice Brown – Trumpet . Matthew Cooker – Cello . Martin Watkinson – Cello . Ilona Geller – Viola . Paul Cartwright –...

Stax publish Eddie Floyd’s debut album : ‘Knock On Wood’…

...And Tender Love (Bobby Robinson) – 03:32 Musicians : Eddie Floyd – Vocals . Booker T. Jones – Organs, Piano . Donald “Duck” Dunn – Bass . Steve Cropper – Guitar . Wayne Jackson – Trumpet . Isaac Hayes – Piano . Al Jackson, Jr. – Drums Production : Produced...

Sonny Rollins records ‘Alfie,’ an album for Impulse! (1966)

.... Walter Booker – Bass . Frankie Dunlop – Drums Production : Produced By Bob Thiele . Rudy Van Gelder – Engineer Package : Nat Hentoff – Liner Notes . Hollis King – Art Direction . Lee Tanner – Photography Recorded On January 26, 1966 At Rudy Van Gelder Studio,...

Alicia Keys releases her sixth album : ‘Here’ featuring ‘In…

...(Mark Batson, Kasseem Dean, Alicia Keys, Harold Lilly) – 03:10 . 4.Elaine Brown (Interlude) (Alicia Keys) – 00:50 . 5.Kill Your Mama (Alicia Keys, Emeli Sandé) – 02:40 . 6.She Don’T Really Care_1 Luv (William Henry Allen, Roy Ayers, Edwin Birdsong, Walter Booker, Kasseem Dean, Kamaal Fareed, Tyrone Johnson, Ali...