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Jerry Lee Lewis

Singing (and Playing) With Keith Richards

Keith Richards whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with, beside his famous Rolling Stones colleagues, a myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Eric Clapton, The Faces, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry, Sheryl Crow, Aretha Franklin, Mick Jagger, James Cotton, Etta […]

We Remember Roy Orbison

December 6, 1988 – Mr.Roy Kelton Orbison simply known as Roy Orbison, American singer-songwriter passed away aged 52. He is remembered.

Bruce, Chuck, Aretha et al open RRHOF (1995)

September 2, 1995 – Bruce Springsteen, Chuck Berry, John Mellencamp, Martha Reeves, Bon Jovi, Eric Burdon, Melissa Etheridge, Al Green, Pretenders, Soul Asylum, Iggy Pop, Lou Reed, Sheryl Crow, Larry Graham, George Clinton, The P. Funk All Stars, The Kinks, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bob Dylan, The Allman Brothers Band, Slash, Boz Scaggs, Aretha Franklin and […]

Carl Perkins – Now Go, Carl, Go

This day (January 19, 1998 ), in Jackson, Tennessee, died Carl Lee Perkins a.k.a. Carl Perkins, an American singer, songwriter who wrote among others ‘Blue Suede Shoes’ and ‘ Matchbox’.

In The Court Of BB King

A king, he has a royal court. A “royal court,” like in “the family, the crew, the posse of a sovereign or prince.” So BB King, he has a court, a royal posse of famous blues dignitaries. And today is his birthday, so they are all gathered “In The Court Of BB King.”

I Wish I Could But I Can’t

From ‘I Can’t Stay Mad At You’ to ‘I Can’t Get Started’ , we have mixed 17 ‘Jazz, Soul, Blues,…‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Things You Can’t Do‘. It has Skeeter Davis, Shirley Bassey, Jerry Lee Lewis, Connie McLean’s Rythm Boys and many more.