Atlantic publish Bette Midler’s sixth album : ‘No Frills’ featuring ‘Beast of Burden’ with Mick Jagger (1983)

Bette Midler's 'No Frills' is her sixth (and her first in four years) studio album produced By Chuck Plotkin and released on August 1, 1983 by Atlantic.1 . All I Need To Know 2 . My eye on you 3 . Beast of Burden (1984) 4 . Beast Of Burden (1984) 5 . It Should Have Been Me/Soda And A Souvenir (1983) 6 . Come Back Jimmy Dean (on "Johnny Carson") Track Listing : 1.Is It Love (Nick Gilder, Jimmy…

Verve publish Joe Sample’s ‘The Pecan Tree,’ inspired by his Southeast Texas roots (2002)

Joe Sample's 'The Pecan Tree' is an album featuring eleven compositions inspired by his Southeast Texas roots and influences and released on June 11, 2002 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.The Pecan Tree (Joe Sample) - 05:24 . 2.Hot And Humid (Joe Sample) - 04:39 . 3.No One But Myself To Blame (Jonatha Brooke, Joe Sample) - 05:16 . 4.X Marks The Spot (Marie Laveau) (Joe Sample) - 05:11 . 5.Fool'S Gold…

Eastwest publish En Vogue’s second album : ‘Funky Divas’ featuring ‘Free Your Mind’ (1992)

En Vogue's 'Funky Divas' feat. 'Free Your Mind' is their second album recorded from May 1991 till January 1992 by Eastwest.Track Listing : 1.This Is Your Life (Denzil Foster, Thomas Mcelroy) - 05:05 . 2.My Lovin' (You'Re Never Gonna Get It) (Denzil Foster, Thomas Mcelroy) - 04:42 . 3.Hip Hop Lover (Denzil Foster, Thomas Mcelroy) - 05:13 . 4.Free Your Mind (Denzil Foster, Thomas Mcelroy) - 04:52 .…

Duke Ellington begins the recording with his orchestra of ‘The Far East Suite’ (1966)

Duke Ellington's 'The Far East Suite' is an album recorded in New-York City, with his orchestra from December 19 till 21, 1966 and released in 1967 By Rca.Track Listing : 1.Tourist Point Of View (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn) - 05:09 . 2.Bluebird Of Delhi (Mynah) (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn) - 03:18 . 3.Isfahan (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn) - 04:02 . 4.Depk (Duke Ellington, Billy…

As we wish Ian Anderson a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Jethro Tull At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, English singer and musician Ian Anderson a Happy 73th Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Jethro Tull CREDITSPhoto : Lucho MolinaAudio : Aqualung . Locomotive Breath . Cheap Day Return . Mother Goose . Cross-Eyed Mary . Living in the Past . Wond'ring Aloud . Up to Me . My God . Hymn 43 . Video : Locomotive Breath . Living In The Past . Aqualung .…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°207 – New Music Videos

Anderson East, JD Pantoja, Kim Loaiza, Dylan Fuentes, Daramola, Marbelle, Matt Cooper, Towela Kaira, Joy Denalane, Alejandro Fernández, Mahalia, Roberta Campos . Natiruts . Princess Century, Mbosso They are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide love songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 .…

‘Strictly Live’ New Music Videos N°33

Mick Fleetwood . Friends, Toto, Esperanza Spalding, H.E.R., Celeste, Noga Erez, Anderson East, James Arthur, Chris Thile, Thom Yorke, Hania Rani, ModeselektorThey are the artists that we have spotted, these past days, performing live on TV shows or YouTube channels Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Mick Fleetwood . Friends . Albatross More by the same : RVM 2…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°143 – New Music Videos

'L'Amour Toujours' N°143 . New Music Videos . RVM Anderson East, Rayvany, Marioo, Johnny Orlando, DVBBS, Sachzna, ROSÉ, Julian Jacob, Gims, Dadju . Slimane, Adam Doleac, Mahmut Orhan . Sena Sener, Bryan Lanning . Brennley Brown, Bobby Skyz They are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide love songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Here, they are reunited in one…

Quincy Jones releases ‘Back on the Block’ recorded with famous jazz, soul and hip-hop artists (1989)

Quincy Jones's 'Back on the Block' is a studio album released on August 8, 1989 by Qwest and featuring many famous artists : Ella Fitzgerald, Miles Davis, Joe Zawinul, Ice-T, Big Daddy Kane, Sarah Vaughan, Dizzy Gillespie, George Benson, Luther Vandross, Dionne Warwick, Barry White, Chaka Khan, Take 6, Bobby McFerrin, Al Jarreau, Al B. Sure!, James Ingram, El DeBarge, Ray Charles and more.1 .…

Hip-Hop & Soul N°310 – New Music Videos

Snak The Ripper, Nba Youngboy, Jnr Choi, Fivio Foreign, Lil Tecca, Lecrae, Kaytranada, Anderson .Paak, Trippie Redd, Yo Gotti, Moneyybagg Yo & CMG The Label, Mozzy, Quavo & Takeoff, Dj Khaled , Rich Amiri

Island release Jethro Tull’s second album : ‘Stand Up’ featuring their adaptation of J. S. Bach’s ‘Bourée’ (1969)

Jethro Tull,'s 'Stand Up' is their second studio album fully written by leader Ian Anderson and released on July 25, 1969 by Island / Reprise.1 . New Day Yesterday (Live 1976) 2 . Bourée 3 . Jeffrey goes to Leicester Square (Los Angeles, 1999) 4 . Back to the Family ("The Minstrel Looks Back") 5 . Look into the Sun (Live, 1992) 6 . Fat Man (Live) 7 . We Used To Know / For A Thousand Mothers (Isle…

V.S.O.P. featuring Herbie Hancock, Freddie Hubbard, Tony Williams, Ron Carter and Wayne Shorter record ‘The Quintet’ (1977)

V.S.O.P's 'The Quintet' is an album featuring Herbie Hancock, Freddie Hubbard, Tony Williams, Ron Carter and Wayne Shorter and recorded on July 16 & 18, 1977 and released in October 1977 By Columbia.Track Listing : 1.One Of A Kind (Freddie Hubbard) - 09:27 . 2.Third Plane (Ron Carter) - 07:19 . 3.Jessica (Herbie Hancock ) - 07:02 . 4.Lawra (Tony Williams) - 09:43 . 5.Darts (Herbie Hancock )…

Lionel Richie releases his third solo album : ‘Dancing on the Ceiling’ featuring ‘Say You, Say Me’ (1986)

Lionel Richie's 'Dancing on the Ceiling' is his third solo album released before he takes a ten years hiatus on July 15, 1986 by Motown.1 . Dancing On The Ceiling (Paris, 2007) 2 . Dancing On The Ceiling 3 . Sela 4 . Ballerina Girl 5 . Love Will Conquer All 6 . Say You Say Me 7 . Say You Say Me (Live) 8 . Say You Say Me (Symphonica In Rosso) Track Listing : 1.Dancing On The Ceiling (Mike…

Michael Jackson finishes the recording of his seventh album : ‘Bad’ featuring ‘I Just Can’t Stop Loving You,’ ‘Man in the Mirror,’ ‘Smooth…

Michael Jackson's 'Bad' is his seventh studio album, recorded from January till July 9, 1987 and released on August 31, 1987 by Epic..1 . Bad (Shortened Version) 2 . The Way You Make Me Feel (Official Video) 3 . Speed Demon (Official Video) 4 . Liberian Girl (Official Video) 5 . Another Part of Me (Official Video) 6 . Man In The Mirror (Official Video) 7 . Dirty Diana (Live) 8 . Leave Me Alone…

Happy Birthday Marcus Miller. ‘Marcus Imperator’

This day (June 14, 1959), in Brooklyn, New York, is born Marcus Miller, an American bass player, composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist.Tracklist : 1 . Trip Trap & Bitches Brew (2020) 2 . Laid Black (2019) 3 . w/ Kinga Glyck - Blast (2018) 4 . w/ Tom Ibarra - Tutu (2016) 5 . Solo (2013) 6 . Tightrope (2012) 7 . Blast (2008) 8 . Jean Pierre (2008) 9 . Come Together (2007) 10 . Bruce Lee…

Radiohead release ‘A Moon Shaped Pool,’ their ninth album (2016)

Radiohead 's "A Moon Shaped Pool" is their ninth studio album released on May 8, 2016.Track Listing : 1.Burn The Witch (Radiohead) - 03:40 . 2.Daydreaming (Radiohead) - 06:24 . 3.Decks Dark (Radiohead) - 04:41 . 4.Desert Island Disk (Radiohead) - 03:44 . 5.Ful Stop (Radiohead) - 06:07 . 6.Glass Eyes (Radiohead) - 02:52 . 7.Identikit (Radiohead) - 04:26 . 8.The Numbers (Radiohead) - 05:45 .…

Joni Mitchell releases ‘Both Sides Now’ featuring jazz songs orchestrated by Vince Mendoza (2000)

Joni Mitchell's 'Both Sides Now' is a concept album released March 20, 2000 by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.You'Re My Thrill (Sidney Clare, Jay Gorney) - 03:52 . 2.At Last (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) - 04:28 . 3.Comes Love (Lew Brown, Sam H.Stept, Charles Tobias) - 04:29 . 4.You'Ve Changed (Bill Carey, Carl Fischer) - 05:00 . 5.Answer Me, My Love (Fred Rauch, Carl Sigman, Gerhard Winkler) - 03:23 .…

Happy Birthday to Bill Frisell. ‘Happy Bill Day’

This day ( March 18, 1951), in Baltimore, Maryland, is born William Richard 'Bill' Frisell, an American guitarist.Tracklist : What The World Needs Now (2020) . Goldfinger (2018) . Ramblin’ Round & Pastures Of Plenty (2016) . Surfer Girl (2014) . w/ Chick Corea – It Could Happen To You (2013) . Come Together (2012) . Just Like A Woman (2006) . Cluck Old Hen (2002) . w/ Ron Carter – (2002) .…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 09/52

Patti Smith . Rickie Lee Jones, James Taylor, Doobie Brothers, Aerosmith, The Guess Who, Led Zeppelin, Genesis, Jethro Tull, Soft Machine, Frank Zappa, Pink Floyd They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 354 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Patti Smith . Because The Night Lifted from : atti Smith releases…

Atlantic publish Tori Amos’ second album : ‘Under the Pink’ featuring ‘Cornflake Girl’ (1994)

Tori Amos' 'Under the Pink' feat. 'Cornflake Girl' is her second album released on January 31, 1994 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Pretty Good Year (Tori Amos) - 03:25 . 2.God (Tori Amos) - 03:58 . 3.Bells For Her (Tori Amos) - 05:20 . 4.Past The Mission (Tori Amos) - 04:05 . 5.Baker Baker (Tori Amos) - 03:20 . 6.The Wrong Band (Tori Amos) - 03:03 . 7.The Waitress (Tori Amos) - 03:09 . 8.Cornflake…

Warner Bros. publish Tower of Power’s album : ‘Urban Renewal’ (1975)

Tower of Power's 'Urban Renewal' is an album (the last to feature lead singer Lenny Williams) released in January 1975 by Warner Bros. Records.Track Listing : 1.Only So Much Oil In The Ground (Emilio Castillo, Stephen Kupka) - 03:46 . 2.Come Back, Baby (Bruce Conte, Lenny Williams) - 03:21 . 3.It'S Not The Crime (Emilio Castillo, Stephen Kupka) - 01:45 . 4.I Won'T Leave Unless You Want Me To…

Bryan Adams releases his third album : ‘Cuts Like a Knife’ featuring ‘Straight from the Heart’, ‘This Time’ and ‘Cuts Like a Knife’ (1983)

Bryan Adams' 'Cuts Like a Knife' is his third studio album recorded in Vancouver during 1982 fall and released on 18 January 1983 by A&M Records.Track Listing : 1.The Only One (Bryan Adams, Jim Vallance) - 03:16 . 2.Take Me Back (Bryan Adams, Jim Vallance) - 04:41 . 3.This Time (Bryan Adams, Jim Vallance) - 03:20 . 4.Straight From The Heart (Bryan Adams, Eric Kagna) - 03:31 . 5.Cuts Like A…

Duke Ellington starts the recording of the album ‘Afro-Bossa’ for Reprise (1962)

Duke Ellington's 'Afro-Bossa' is a studio album recorded on November 29, 1962, December 20, 1962 & January 4 & 5, 1963 and released in April 1963 by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Afro-Bossa (Duke Ellington) - 04:22 . 2.Purple Gazelle (Duke Ellington) - 02:44 . 3.Absinthe (Billy Strayhorn) - 03:34 . 4.Moonbow (Duke Ellington) - 02:33 . 5.Sempre Amoré (Duke Ellington) - 03:14 . 6.Caliné (Silk…

Enrique Iglesias releases his fourth album : ‘Enrique’ featuring ‘Bailamos,’ ‘Rhythm Divine’ and ‘Be with You’ (1999)

Enrique Iglesias's 'Enrique' feat. 'Bailamos' is his fourth studio album (his first in English) released on November 23, 1999 by Interscope. Track Listing : 1.Rhythm Divine (Paul Barry, Mark Taylor) - 03:29 . 2.Be With You (Enrique Iglesias, Paul Barry, Mark Taylor) - 03:40 . 3.I Have Always Loved You (Rick Nowels, Billy Steinberg, Marie Claire D'Ubaldo) - 04:24 . 4.Sad Eyes (Bruce Springsteen) -…

Arista Records publish Kenny G’s second cover album : ‘At Last…The Duets Album’ (2004)

Kenny G's 'At Last...The Duets Album' is his second cover album recorded with David Sanborn , Arturo Sandoval, LeAnn Rimes, Earth, Wind & Fire, Yolanda Adams, Daryl Hall, Chaka Khan, Gladys Knight, Richard Marx, Barbra Streisand and more and released on November 23, 2004 by Arista Records.Track Listing : 1.(Everything I Do) I Do It For You (Michael Kamen, Robert John "Mutt" Lange) - 04:21 .…

Nonesuch publish Joni Mitchell’s ‘Travelogue,’ an album featuring orchestral re-recordings of her previous songs (2002)

Joni Mitchell's 'Travelogue' is a double album featuring orchestral re-recordings of her previous songs, released on November 19, 2002 by Nonesuch.Track Listing : 1.Otis And Marlena (Joni Mitchell) - 03:54 . 2.Amelia (Joni Mitchell) - 06:48 . 3.You Dream Flat Tires (Joni Mitchell) - 03:48 . 4.Love (Joni Mitchell) - 05:40 . 5.Woodstock (Joni Mitchell) - 05:56 . 6.Slouching Toward Bethlehem (Joni…

Epic publish Michael Jackson’s tenth and final album : ‘Invincible’ featuring ‘You Rock My World’ (2001)

Michael Jackson's 'Invincible' is his tenth and final (and his first in six years) studio album, released on October 30, 2001 by Epic.Track Listing : 1.Unbreakable (Michael Jackson, Rodney Jerkins, Fred Jerkins Iii, Lashawn Daniels, Nora Payne, Robert Smith, Christopher Wallace) - 06:26 . 2.Heartbreaker (Michael Jackson, Rodney Jerkins, Fred Jerkins Iii, Lashawn Daniels, Mischke Butler, Norman…

Concord publish ‘Givin’ It Up’ by Al Jarreau and George Benson (2006)

'Givin' It Up' by Al Jarreau & George Benson is their first collaboration album, released on October 24, 2006 by Concord.Track Listing : 1.Breezin' (Bobby Womack, Al Jarreau) - 05:40 . 2.Mornin' (Al Jarreau, David Foster, Jay Graydon) - 05:02 . 3.'Long Come Tutu (Marcus Miller, Al Jarreau) - 06:37 . 4.God Bless The Child (Billie Holiday, Arthur Herzog, Jr.) - 03:40 . 5.Summer Breeze (Jim…

We remember Leonard Bernstein. ‘Finale’

This day (October 14, 1990), in New York City, New York, died Leonard Bernstein, American composer (of who composed the music for 'West Side Story' among others), pianist and conductorDigest Tracklist : Candide Overture: Leonard Bernstein conducting . w/ Eileen Farrell - Some Other Time! . Family Reminiscences . John Axelrod - On the Waterfront (1/2) . John Axelrod - On The Waterfront (2/2) .…

Michael Bublé releases his sixth album : ‘Crazy Love’ (2009)

Michael Bublé's 'Crazy Love' is his sixth studio album released on October 9, 2009 by 143 Records..Track Listing : 1.Cry Me A River (Arthur Hamilton) - 04:14 . 2.All Of Me (Gerald Marks, Seymour Simons) - 03:07 . 3.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) - 03:08 . 4.Crazy Love (Van Morrison) - 03:31 . 5.Haven'T Met You Yet (Michael Bublé, Alan Chang, Amy Foster) - 04:05 . 6.All I Do…

Happy Birthday Sonny Rollins. ‘Still Rockin’Rollins’

This day (September 7, 1930), in New York City, is born Theodore Walter Sonny Rollins an American jazz tenor saxophonist.Digest Tracklist : There Will Never Be Another You (1965) . St. Thomas . Weaver Of Dreams (1959) . My One And Only Love (1982) . Dont Stop The Carnival (1973) . @ North Sea Jazz Festival (2010 ) . w/ Leonard Cohen – Who By Fire . w/ Jim Hall – If I Would Ever Leave (1962) .…

Art Pepper records ‘Winter Moon’ with a string orchestra (1980)

Art Pepper's 'Winter Moon' is an album recorded on September 3 & 4, 1980 with strings and released In 1981 By Galaxy Records.Track Listing : 1.Our Song (Art Pepper) - 05:29 . 2.Here'S That Rainy Day (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke) - 05:18 . 3.That'S Love (Art Pepper) - 04:50 . 4.Winter Moon (Hoagy Carmichael) - 05:30 . 5.When The Sun Comes Out (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) - 05:47 . 6.Blues In…

Maybe(s)

From 'Maybe This Time' to 'Tomorrow May Never Come' , we have mixed 20 'Strict Jazz with a bit of Soul' tunes around the theme of 'Uncertainties'. It has Steve Tyrell, Duke Ellington, Louis Jordan And His Orchestra, Jack Teagarden and many more.

A Suite of Freedoms

From 'Driva' Man' to 'Freedom Swing Song' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz and More' tunes around the theme of 'Max Roach's "We Insist! Freedom Now Suite"'. It has Laura Lee, Max Roach (feat. Abbey Lincoln), Michel Camillo & Tomatito, Amalia Rodrigues and many more.

The Oedipus Complexity

From 'I'm Man' to 'Mama Don't Want No Peas 'n' Rice 'n' Coconut Oil' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz, Blues and More' tunes around the theme of 'Mothers & Sons'. It has Bing Crosby, Milton Brown, Neal Hefti, Mance Lipscomb and many more.