Duke Ellington records ‘Such Sweet Thunder,’ an album based on the work of William Shakespeare (1957)

Duke Ellington's 'Such Sweet Thunder' is an album based on the work of William Shakespeare and recorded on August 7, 1956 and May 3, 1957.1 . Such Sweet Thunder (Switzerland '59 2/7 2 . Hank Sank (1959) 3 . Up And Down (w/ Amii Stewart) Track listing : 1.Such Sweet Thunder (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn) - 03:22 . 2.Sonnet for Caesar (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn) - 03:00 . 3.Sonnet to…

Queen release ‘A Kind of Magic’ based on movie ‘Highlander’ soundtrack (1986)

Queen's 'A Kind of Magic' is their twelfth studio album recorded in Munich, Montreux and London and released on 2 June 1986 by EMI / Parlophone. 1 . One Vision (Official Video) 2 . One Vision (Wembley) 3 . A Kind of Magic (Official Video) 4 . Friends Will Be Friends (Official Video) 5 . Who Wants To Live Forever (Official Video) 6 . Don't Lose Your Head (Highlander, Endgame) 7 . Princes Of The…

Island publish Grace Jones’ fourth album : ‘Warm Leatherette’ featuring ‘Private Life’ (1980)

Grace Jones' 'Warm Leatherette' is her fourth (more reggae & New Wave than disco) studio album released on May 9, 1980 by Island. Track Listing : 1.Warm Leatherette (Daniel Miller) - 05:38 . 2.Private Life (Chrissie Hynde) - 06:19 . 3.A Rolling Stone (Deniece Williams, Fritz Baskett, Grace Jones) - 03:30 . 4.Love Is The Drug (Bryan Ferryandy Mackay) - 08:41 . 5.The Hunter Gets Captured By The…

Happy Birthday Rod Stewart. ‘In Good Face’

This day (January 10, 1945), in Highgate, London, England, is born James Patrick 'Rod' Stewart, a British rock singer, first the frontman for The Faces, then a solo artist.Tracklist : At the Richmond-On-Thames Jazz Festival (1965) . Gasoline Alley (w/ The Faces, 1970) . I'm Losing You (w/ The Faces, 1971) . You Wear It Well (w/ The Faces, TOTP2 1972) . Oh! No Not My Baby(TOTP, 1973) . Farewell…

Roberta Flack releases her sixth album : ‘Blue Lights in the Basement’ featuring ‘The Closer I Get to You’ with Donny Hathaway (1977)

Roberta Flack's 'Blue Lights in the Basement' is her sixth studio album released on December 13, 1977 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Why Don'T You Move In With Me (Gene Mcdaniels) - 04:54 . 2.The Closer I Get To You (Reggie Lucas, James Mtume) - 04:41 . 3.Fine, Fine Day (Rachel Perry) - 04:51 . 4.This Time I'Ll Be Sweeter (Pat Grant, Gwen Guthrie) - 04:27 . 5.25Th Of Last December (Gene Mcdaniels)…

Horace Silver records ‘6 Pieces of Silver’ with Donald Byrd, Hank Mobley et al (1956)

Horace Silver's '6 Pieces of Silver' is an album recorded on November 10 & 15, 1956 with Donald Byrd, Hank Mobley, Doug Watkins and Louis Hayes and released In 1957 By Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Cool Eyes (Horace Silver) - 05:55 . 2.Shirl (Horace Silver) - 04:16 . 3.Camouflage (Horace Silver) - 04:25 . 4.Enchantment (Horace Silver) - 06:22 . 5.Señor Blues (Horace Silver) - 07:01 . 6.Virgo…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°131 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Vengaboys, Mantronix, Ace of Base, Doop, The Bucketheads, . In . Room, Drizabone, U2, Michael Watford, Five Star, The Source, Ini KamozeThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (10/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'Music For The Dancers' . Vintage 90s…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°122 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Color Me Badd, Ace of Base, Daft Punk, Jam . Spoon, Deee-Lite, Crush, B.T., Guru Josh, Camisra, Rozalla, N-Trance, Off-ShoreThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (08/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'Music For The Dancers' . Vintage 90s Music Videos…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°88 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

New Order, Ace of Base, Nightcrawlers, Spice Girls, The Rembrandts, The Beautiful South, Robbie Williams, The Cardigans, The Prodigy, Alice Cooper, Portishead, Paul McCartneyThey are the performers of twelve vintage amusing, puzzling and sometimes shocking videos of songs that were ranked in the UK charts,this week (03/52) but in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°293 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Bryan Adams, Rod Stewart, Sting, Mariah Carey, Emilia, Gloria Estefan, Loveland, Billie Ray Martin, Robson . Jerome, Lisa B, Robert Palmer, Let Loose, Ace of Base, ScotchThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (02/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°309 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

SNAP!, The Outhere Brothers, Bananarama, Ace of Base, K-Klass, Martika, EYC, George Michael, PF Project, Cappella, Sunscreem, Gina GThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (01/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'Music For The Dancers' . Vintage 90s Music…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°272 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Frank 'O' Moiraghi, Basement Jaxx, Phats . Small, Technotronic, Staxx, T~Spoon, De´Lacy, Eve Gallagher, Rozalla, Felix, Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Ace of BaseThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (44/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Frank 'O' Moiraghi…

Parlophone publish Radiohead’s fourth album : ‘Kid A’ (2000)

Radiohead's 'Kid A' is their fourth studio album released on October 2, 2000 by Parlophone, Capitol.1 . The National Anthem (The BBC Studios) 2 . How To Disappear Completely (Live) 3 . Optimistic ("Live From The Basement") 4 . Optimistic (Santa Barbara) 5 . In Limbo (Pinkpop, 2001) 6 . Idioteque (Glastonbury, 2003) Track Listing : 1.Everything In Its Right Place (Radiohead) - 04:11 . 2.Kid…

Queens Of The Stone Age release ‘Queens Of The Stone Age,’ their debut album (1998)

'Queens of the Stone Age' is their eponymous and debut studio album produced by Joe Barresi and frontman Josh Homme and released on September 22, 1998 by Loosegroove1 . Regular John (w/ Dave Grohl) 2 . Regular John (Rock Am Ring, 2003) 3 . Avon (w/ Dave Grohl) 4 . Avon (Bizarre, 2001) 5 . If Only ("Conan O'Brien" ) 6 . If Only (Bizarre Festival, 1998) 7 . Walkin' On The Sidewalks (Japan, 2002) 8 .…

Bruce, Jackson, Carly and all play against the nukes (1979)

September 22, 1979 - Jackson Browne, Crosby, Stills and Nash, The Doobie Brothers, Bonnie Raitt, Carly Simon, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, James Taylor and more. They all take part in the fourth out of five "No Nukes: The Muse Concerts For a Non-Nuclear Future" at Madison Square Garden in New-York City More Info

Frank Zappa releases ‘Joe’s Garage,’ a rock opera in two albums (1979)

Frank Zappa's 'Joe's Garage' is a rock opera, originally released on September 17 and November 19, 1979 as two separate studio albums by Zappa Records.1 . Why Does It Hurt When I Pee (1978) 2 . Zappa In Paris, 1980 3 . Outside Now (Paris, 1980) 4 . Packard Goose Track listing : 1.The Central Scrutinizer (Frank Zappa) - 03:28 . 2.Joe's Garage (Frank Zappa) - 06:10 . 3.Catholic Girls (Frank Zappa)…

Tim Buckley begins the recording of his album ‘Starsailor’ (1970)

Tim Buckley's 'Starsailor' is an album recorded between September 10 and 21, 1970 and released in November 1970 by Straight Records.1 . Come Here Woman 2 . I Woke Up (The Show, 1970) 3 . KCET TV, 1970 Track listing : 1.Come Here Woman (Tim Buckley) - 04:09 . 2.I Woke Up (Larry Beckett, Tim Buckley) - 04:02 . 3.Monterey (Larry Beckett, Tim Buckley) - 04:30 . 4.Moulin Rouge (Larry Beckett, Tim…

Columbia publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s seventh album : ‘Spirit’ featuring ‘Getaway’ and ‘Saturday Nite’ (1976)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'Spirit' is their seventh studio album released in September 1976 by Columbia Records.1 . Getaway (Live) 2 . Getaway Track listing : 1.Getaway (Peter Cor, Beloyd Taylor) - 03:47 . 2.On Your Face (Charles Stepney, Maurice White, Phillip Bailey) - 04:33 . 3.Imagination (Charles Stepney, Maurice White, Phillip Bailey) - 05:15 . 4.Spirit (Larry Dunn, Maurice White) - 03:12…

Reprise publish Randy Newman’s ‘Land of Dreams’ featuring ‘It’s Money That Matters’ (1988)

Randy Newman's 'Land of Dreams ' is an album (about his childhood in New Orleans) released in September 1988 by Reprise.1 . I Want You To Hurt Like I Do 2 . Bad News From Home Track listing : 1.Dixie Flyer (Randy Newman) - 04:10 . 2.New Orleans Wins The War (Randy Newman) - 03:27 . 3.Four Eyes (Randy Newman) - 03:34 . 4.Falling In Love (Randy Newman) - 03:00 . 5.Something Special (Randy Newman)…

Eric Clapton records ‘One More Car, One More Rider,’ live at the Staples Center in Los Angeles (2001)

Eric Clapton's 'One More Car, One More Rider' is a double live album recorded on August 18 & 19, 2001 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles and released on November 5, 2002 by Duck / Reprise.1 . Reptile (Official Live Video) 2 . Got You On My Mind (2001, Japan) 3 . Tears In Heaven 4 . Change The World (Live) 5 . My Father's Eyes (Official Video) 6 . Goin' Down Slow (Budokan; 1997) 7 . She's…

‘Zapp’ is their self-titled debut album, co-produced With Bootsy Collins (1998)

'Zapp' is their self-titled debut album co-produced by Bootsy Collins and released on July 28, 1980 by Warner Bros.1 . More Bounce (Aruba) 2 . More Bounce To The Ounce 3 . Be All Right (Live, 1990) 4 . Be Alright (Tokyo, New Years Eve, 2011) 5 . More Bounce To The Ounce (TV PERFORMANCE) Track Listing : 1.More Bounce To The Ounce (Roger Troutman) - 09:25 . 2.Freedom (Roger Troutman) - 03:48 .…

Mary J. Blige releases her debut album : ‘What’s the 411?’ featuring ‘You Remind Me’ and ‘Real Love’ (1992)

Mary J. Blige's 'What's the 411?' feat. 'You Remind Me' & 'Real Love' is her debut album released on July 28, 1992 by Uptown, Mca.1 . Reminisce (Official Video) 2 . Real Love (1992) 3 . You Remind Me (Official Video) 4 . Love No Limit (Official Video) 5 . I Don't Want to do Anything Else (w/ K Ci Haily) 6 . What's The 411? (w/ Grand Puba, "Yo! MTV Raps", 1993) 7 . Reminisce (Live) 8 . Sweet…

Capitol release ‘Live at the London Palladium’ by Judy Garland & Liza Minnelli (1965)

'Live at the London Palladium' by Judy Garland & Liza Minnelli is an album recorded in November 1964 and released on July 25, 1965 by Capitol Records.1 . Chicago (London Palladium, Live) 2 . the London Palladium 1964 (Full) Track Listing : 1.Overture: Over The Rainbow / Never Will I Marry / What Now My Love / Liza (All The Clouds'Ll Roll Away) / The Travelin' Life / Smile / The Man That…

Happy Birthday Al Di Meola. ‘Sundancer’

This day (July 22, 1954), in Jersey City, New Jersey, is born Al Di Meola, an American jazz fusion and Latin jazz guitarist, Tracklist : 1 . Orient Blue (2020) 2 . Solo / Because (2019) 3 . Mediterranean Sundance/Río Grande (2018) 4 . w/ Steve Vai (2017) 5 . Song to The Pharaoh King (2016) 6 . Eleanor Rigby (2014) 7 . w/ G3 Jam – Rockin in the Free World (2012) 8 . If (2010) 9 . Egyptian Danza 10…

We all wish Happy Birthday to Carlos Santana. ‘Gitartista’

This day (July 20, 1947), in Autlán de Navarro, Jalisco, México, is born Carlos Augusto Santana Alves simply known as Carlos Santana, a Mexican and American rock guitarist..Tracklist : 1 . Evil Ways (w/ Santana, Woodstock, 1969) 2 . Black Magic Woman (w/ Santana, DICK CAVETT SHOW, 1970) 3 . Jungle Strut (w/ Santana, 1971) 4 . Europa (1976) 5 . Revelations (Chicago, 1977) 6 . All I ever wanted…

Animated New Music Videos N°84

Dave Rowntree, Little Feat, Chai, Laya, ヨルシカ, Elvis Presley, Himitsu Kano, Louise Attaque, Madeline The Person, of Montreal, Dj Gigola, November Ultra

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘A Perfect Match’ with the Count Basie Orchestra at the Montreux Jazz Festival (1979)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'A Perfect Match' is a live album recorded on July 12, 1979 at the Montreux Jazz Festival, with the Count Basie Orchestra and released the same year by PabloTrack Listing : 1.Please Don'T Talk About Me When I'M Gone (Sidney Clare, Sam H. Stept) - 02:02 . 2.Sweet Georgia Brown (Ben Bernie, Kenneth Casey, Maceo Pinkard) - 03:07 . 3.Some Other Spring (Arthur Herzog Jr., Irene…

One Little Indian release Björk’s second album : ‘Debut’ featuring ‘Human Behaviour’ and ‘Violently Happy’ (1993)

Björk's 'Debut' feat. 'Human Behaviour' is her second studio album co-produced with Nellee Hooper and released on July 5, 1993 by One Little Indian.1 . Human Behaviour (Royal Opera House) 2 . Big Time Sensuality 3 . Big Time Sensuality (Night Version) 4 . One Day (1994, Vessel) 5 . Aeroplane (MTV, 120 Minutes, 1993) 6 . Aeroplane (w/ D INFLUENCE) 7 . Come to Me (Cambridge) 8 . Come to Me (1993) 9…

Beyoncé releases ‘4,’ her fourth album featuring ‘Run the World (Girls)’ (2011)

Beyoncé's '4' feat. "Run the World (Girls)" is her fourth studio album released on June 24, 2011 by Parkwood Columbia. 1 . 1+1 2 . I Care (Roseland) 3 . Best Thing I Never Had 4 . Best Thing I Never Had (Macy's 4th Of July Fireworks Spectacular, 011) 5 . Party (w/ J. Cole) 6 . Party (Atlantic City) 7 . Love On Top (Official Video) 8 . Countdown (Official Video) 9 . End Of Time (Roseland) 10 . End…