Happy Birthday Little Richard. ‘Keeps A-Rockin’

a.k.a Little Richard, an American singer, songwriter and musician. Little Richard Fansite : Driven by an incredible, hard-to-match energy which lends credence to his wild man of rock ’n’ roll image, Richard continues to tour extensively, delighting audiences with his unique blend of music and humor. Entertaining is a way...

Singing (and playing) With Chuck Berry

Chuck Berry who would have turned 92 today, has rock’n rolled with a myriad of artists of all genres. We have selected thirteen of them : John Lennon, Johnnie Johnson, Eric Clapton, Bruce Springsteen , Tina Turner, Etta James, Sha Na Na, Keith Richards, Little Richard, Linda Ronstadt, Stevie Ray...

Keep A Knockin’

Starting and ending with ‘Keep a Knockin” made famous by Little Richard, we made a playlist powered by Hittin’Around. It has Ray Charles, Lee Hickman , Milton Brown, The English Beat, Muddy Waters and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE : knock out birthday Photo by Michael Kumm INFORMATIONS Little Richard...

We remember Joe Cocker. ‘The Soul Shouter’

...on RVM >> [1982] Miles Davis, Joan Baez, John Denver, Michael Jackson, Carpenters, Count Basie, Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard, Ray Charles, Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes. They all perform at the 25th Grammy Awards held at Shrine Auditorium. Los Angeles >> 22 MINUTES on RVM >> [1989] Richie Havens,...

Four Jazz Messengers Euro Gigs

...(Bob Hilliard, David Mann) . – That Old Feeling (Lew Brown, Sammy Fain) . – I Didn’T Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) . – Mosaic (Cedar Walton) . 4.Montreux Jazz Festival, Switzerland (July 23, 1983) – 60:56 . – Little Man (Charles Fambrough) . – Mr....

Island publish Robbie Williams’ tenth album : ‘Swings Both…

.... 3.I Wan’Na Be Like You (Richard M. Sherman, Robert B. Sherman) – 03:31 . 4.Swing Supreme (Robbie Williams, Guy Chambers, Dino Fekaris, Frederick Perren) – 03:17 . 5.Swings Both Ways (Robbie Williams, Guy Chambers, Rufus Wainwright) – 03:58 . 6.Dream A Little Dream (Fabian Andre, Gus Kahn, Wilbur Schwandt)...

We remember Otis Redding. ‘Loving Him So Long’

gritty vocals, brassy arrangements, and an emotional way with both party tunes and aching ballads…. @last.fm : Redding sang in the choir at church, and as a teenager won the talent show at the Douglass Theatre for 15 weeks in a row. His early influences were Little Richard and Sam...

Buddy Guy releases his twenty sixth album : ‘Living Proof’ (2010)

...(Richard Fleming, Tom Hambridge) – 04:11 . 4.Stay Around A Little Longer (Tom Hambridge, Gary Nicholson) – 05:00 . 5.Key Don’T Fit (Tom Hambridge, Gary Nicholson) – 05:02 . 6.Living Proof (Tom Hambridge) – 03:45 . 7.Where The Blues Begins (Tom Hambridge, Gary Nicholson) – 04:37 . 8.Too Soon (Richard...

Chet Baker records the album ‘Embraceable You’ (1957)

Chet Baker’s ‘Embraceable You’ is an album recorded on December 9, 1957 and released in 1995 by Pacific Jazz . WATCH LISTEN Track Listing : 1.The Night We Called It A Day (Tom Adair, Matt Dennis) – 02:22 . 2.Little Girl Blue (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 04:33 . 3.Embraceable...

Happy Birthday Keith Richards. ‘Keith On My List’

This day (December 18, 1943), in Dartford, Kent, England, is born Keith Richards, English guitarist, singer-songwriter, co-founder of The Rolling StonesVIDEO DIGEST Digest Tracklist : Around & Around (w/ The Rolling Stones, 1964) . Mick Jagger & Keith Richards sing The Stones and The Beatles (1965) . Get Off of...