Decca publish John Mayall’s third album : ‘A Hard Road’ recorded with the Bluesbreakers featuring Peter Green, John McVie and Aynsley Dunbar (1967)

John Mayall's 'A Hard Road' is his third album recorded with the Bluesbreakers featuring Peter Green, John McVie & Aynsley Dunbar and released on February 17, 1967 by Decca.Track Listing : 1.A Hard Road (John Mayall) - 03:12 . 2.It'S Over (John Mayall) - 02:51 . 3.You Don'T Love Me (Willie Cobbs) - 02:50 . 4.The Stumble (Freddie King, Sonny Thompson) - 02:54 . 5.Another Kinda Love (John…

Happy Birthday Aynsley Dunbar

January 10, 1946 - Aynsley Dunbar, Brirish drummer is 75. Happy Birthday SirReleased on February 17, 1967, "A Hard Road" is the third album by John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers featuring guitarist Peter Green, bassist John McVie and drummer Aynsley Dunbar. >> The Mothers of Invention - that is Frank Zappa (gtr,voc), Aynsley Dunbar (d), Jeff Simmons (b), George Duke (kb), Ian Underwood…

The Mothers record ‘Fillmore East – June 1971,’ live in New York City (1971)

The Mothers' 'Fillmore East – June 1971' is a live album recorded at the famous New York City venue on June 5–6, 1971 and released on August 2, 1971 by Bizarre/Reprise. 1 . A day with Frank Zappa ( Doc 197). Track Listing : 1.Little House I Used To Live In (Frank Zappa) - 04:58 . 2.The Mud Shark (Frank Zappa) - 05:16 . 3.What Kind Of Girl Do You Think We Are? (Frank Zappa) - 04:51 . 4.Bwana Dik…

New superband Journey is at Winterland (1974)

May 26, 1974 - brand new supergroup Journey - that is Gregg Rolie (voc, kb) (ex-Santana), Neal Schon (g, voc) (ex-Santana), Ross Valory (b, voc), Aynsley Dunbar (d) (ex Zappa & Bowie) and George Tickner(g) - will be on stage at Winterland in San Francisco, CA

Jeff Beck records his first album ‘Truth’ with Rod Stewart, Ronnie Wood et al (1968)

Jeff Beck's 'Truth' is his debut album recorded with a band featuring Rod Stewart and Ronnie Wood on May 14, 15, 25 & 26 1968 and released in August 1968 by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.Shapes Of Things (Jim Mccarty, Keith Relf, Paul Samwell-Smith) - 03:22 . 2.Let Me Love You (Jeffrey Rod) - 04:44 . 3.Morning Dew (Bonnie Dobson) - 04:40 . 4.You Shook Me (Willie Dixon, J. B. Lenoir) -…

David Bowie releases his eighth album : ‘Diamond Dogs’ featuring ‘Rebel Rebel’ and ‘1984’ (1974)

David Bowie's 'Diamond Dogs' feat. 'Rebel Rebel'" is his eighth studio album released on May 24, 1974 by RCA.Track Listing : 1.Future Legend (David Bowie) - 01:05 . 2.Diamond Dogs (David Bowie) - 05:56 . 3.Sweet Thing (David Bowie) - 03:39 . 4.Candidate (David Bowie) - 02:40 . 5.Sweet Thing (Reprise) (David Bowie) - 02:31 . 6.Rebel Rebel (David Bowie) - 04:30 . 7.Rock 'N' Roll With Me (David…

Happy Birthday Eric Burdon. ‘Once An Animal’

This day (May 11, 1941), in Walker, Newcastle upon Tyne, is born Eric Burdon, an English singer best known as vocalist of The Animals, and War.Digest Tracklist : w/ Paint In Black (2019) . Spill the Wine (2017) . It's My Life (2015) . When I Was Young (2013) . w/ The Animals - House of The Rising Sun (2011) . Mother Earth Live (2006) . When I Was Young (1998) . w/ Brian Auger Band - Tobacco…

Journey release ‘Evolution,’ their first album with drummer Steve Smith (1979)

Journey's 'Evolution' is their fifth studio album (their first with drummer Steve Smith), produced by Roy Thomas Baker and released on April 5, 1979 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Majestic (Steve Perry, Neal Schon) - 01:16 . 2.Too Late (Steve Perry, Neal Schon) - 02:58 . 3.Lovin', Touchin', Squeezin' (Steve Perry) - 03:55 . 4.City Of The Angels (Steve Perry, Gregg Rolie, Neal Schon) - 03:12 .…

Journey travel to Winterland (1974)

March 30, 1974 - New band Journey formed by two ex-Santana : keyboardist Gregg Rolie and guitarist Neal Schon plus George Tickner (g), Ross Valory (b) & Aynsley Dunbar (d) will hit the stage at Winterland in San Francisco, CA

Frank Zappa & The Mothers publish a live album : ‘Just Another Band from L.A.’ (1972)

'Just Another Band from L.A.' by The Mothers of Invention is a live album recorded on August 7, 1971 on The Campus Of UCLA In Los Angeles and released on March 26, 1972 by Bizarre.Track Listing : 1.Billy The Mountain (Frank Zappa) - 024:47 . . 2.Call Any Vegetable (Frank Zappa) - 07:22 . 3.Eddie, Are You Kidding? (John Seiter, Mark Volman, Howard Kaylan, Frank Zappa) - 03:10 . 4.Magdalena (Mark…

Frank Zappa releases ‘Apostrophe,’ a self-parody concept album (1974)

Frank Zappa's 'Apostrophe' is his eighteenth album released on March 22, 1974 by Discreet. Track Listing : 1.Don'T Eat The Yellow Snow (Frank Zappa) - 02:07 . 2.Nanook Rubs It (Frank Zappa) - 04:38 . 3.St. Alfonzo'S Pancake Breakfast (Frank Zappa) - 01:50 . 4.Father O'Blivion (Frank Zappa) - 02:18 . 5.Cosmik Debris (Frank Zappa) - 04:14 . 6.Excentrifugal Forz (Frank Zappa) - 01:33 . 7.Apostrophe…

As we wish guitarist Neal Schon a ‘Happy Birthday,’ the day is perfect for a ‘Journey At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, guitarist Neal Schon a 'Happy 66th Birthday,' the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Journey CREDITSPhoto : Atle GrimsbyAudio : Don't Stop Believin' . Any Way You Want It . Faithfully . Wheel in the Sky . Open Arms . Separate Ways (Worlds Apart) . Lights . Who's Crying Now . Only the Young . Lovin', Touchin', Squeezin' . Video : Faithfully . Don't Stop…

The Tubes mystify Winterland (1975)

December 31, 1975 - chaotic Californian band The Tubes - that is Fee Waybill (voc), Rick Anderson (b), Michael Cotten (synth), Mingo Lewis (perc), Prairie Prince (d), Bill Spooner (g), Roger Steen, (g), Re Styles (voc), Vince Welnick (kb) plus drummer Aynsley Dunbar & guitarist Dick Bright - will be on stage at Winterland in San Francisco

The Tubes destroy Winterland (1978)

December 28, 1978 - chaotic Californian band The Tubes - that is Fee Waybill (voc), Rick Anderson (b), Michael Cotten (synth), Mingo Lewis (perc), Prairie Prince (d), Bill Spooner (g), Roger Steen, (g), Re Styles (voc), Vince Welnick (kb) plus drummer Aynsley Dunbar & guitarist Dick Bright - will be on stage at Winterland in San Francisco

The Mothers Of Invention visit Paris (1970)

December 15, 1970 - The Mothers of Invention - that is Frank Zappa (gtr,voc), Aynsley Dunbar (d), Jeff Simmons (b), George Duke (kb), Ian Underwood (p, s), Mark Volman (voc), Howard Kaylan (voc) and Jean-Luc Ponty (viol) - is at the Gaumont Palace movie theater in Paris, France. The concert is to be filmed by French TV and aired early next year.

We remember Frank Zappa. ‘No End To Invention’

This day ( December 4, 1993), in  Los Angeles, California, died Frank Zappa, an American composer, singer-songwriter, electric guitarist, record producer and film director.Tracklist : w/ Ensemble Modern - The Yellow Shark (1992) . My Guitar Wants To Kill Your Mama . w/ Steve Vai - Stevie'S Spanking . The Decline Of The Music Business . w/ Pierre Bouez - On Frank Zappa . Baby Snakes (Munich, 1978)…

Happy Birthday John Mayall. ‘More Room To Move’

This day (November 29, 1933), in Macclesfield, England, is born John Mayall, an English blues singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist.Digest Tracklist : Parchman Farm (2019) . (They Call It) Stormy Monday (2018) . Nature’s Disappearing (2017) . Drifting Blues (2015) . Room To Move . w/ Eric Clapton & The Bluesbreakers – I’M Tore Down ( 70Th Birthday ) . w/ Albert King – Stormy Monday…

We Remember Peter Green. ‘Blues in Green’

This day (July 25, 2020), in Canvey Island, Essex, England, died Peter Green, a British guitarist and the co-founder of Fleetwood MacDigest Tracklist : w/ Fleetwood Mac - Oh Well (1969) . Blues Get Off My Shoulder (2010) . The Thrill Is Gone . Albatross . Man Of The World . w/ The Splinter Group - The Supernatural . Heavy Heart (1971) . w/ Fleetwood Mac - Need Your Love So Bad . w/ Fleetwood Mac…

RCA Records publish David Bowie’s seventh album ‘Pin Ups’ featuring ‘Sorrow’ (1973)

David Bowie's 'Pin Ups' is his seventh studio album featuring covers, co-produced with Ken Scott and released on October 19, 1973 by RCA Records.Track Listing : 1.Rosalyn (Jimmy Duncan, Bill Farley) - 02:27 . 2.Here Comes The Night (Bert Berns) - 03:09 . 3.I Wish You Would (Billy Boy Arnold) - 02:40 . 4.See Emily Play (Syd Barrett) - 04:03 . 5.Everything'S Alright (Nicky Crouch, John Konrad, Simon…

Eric Burdon gathers the New Animals (1998)

October 17, 2008 - Eric Burdon and The New Animals - that is Aynsley Dunbar (d), Dean Restum (g), Dave Meros(b) and Neal Morse (kb,g) - will be on stage at The Coach House, California<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/image_TD278.jpg' alt='Eric Burdon - Once An Animal' width='190' height='161'/><img…

Bon Anniversaire Jean-Luc Ponty. ‘Cool Hand Jean-Luc’

This day (September 29, 1942), in Avranches, France, is born Jean-Luc Ponty, a French violinist and jazz composer.Digest Tracklist : Stay With Me (2018) . The Gardens Of Babylon (2017) . New Country (w/ Jon Anderson) (2016) . Lotus Feet (w/ John McLaughlin, Zakir Hussain) (2015) . Round Midnight (w/ Eddie Louiss & Daniel Humair) (2012) . Mirage (1982) . The Struggle Of The Turtle To The Sea .…

We remember George Duke. ‘ReCounted’

This day (August 5, 2013) in Los Angeles, California, died George Duke, a multi-faceted American musician,keyboard pioneer, composer, singer and producer .Digest Tracklist : w/ Jean-Luc Ponty - King Kong (2012) . Leverkusener Jazztage Live (2011) . w/ Lee Ritenour, Marcus Miller & Vinnie Colaiuta - It'S On . w/ Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back To Me . w/ Marcus Miller,…

RCA publish Lou Reed’s third solo album : ‘Berlin’ featuring ‘Caroline Says’ (1973)

Lou Reed's 'Berlin' is his third solo studio album featuring 'Caroline Says,' produced by Bob Ezrin and released in July 1973 by RCATrack Listing : 1.Berlin (Lou Reed) - 03:23 . 2.Lady Day (Lou Reed) - 03:40 . 3.Men Of Good Fortune (Lou Reed) - 04:37 . 4.Caroline Says I (Lou Reed) - 03:57 . 5.How Do You Think It Feels (Lou Reed) - 03:42 . 6.Oh, Jim (Lou Reed) - 05:13 . 7.Caroline Says Ii (Lou…

Bizarre/Reprise release Frank Zappa’s album : ‘Waka Jawaka’ (1972)

Frank Zappa's 'Waka Jawaka' is an album released on July 5, 1972 by Bizarre/Reprise.1 . Big Swifty (1/2, 1988, Stockholm) 2 . Big Swifty (2/2, 1988, Stockholm) Track Listing : 1.Big Swifty (Frank Zappa) - 17:22 . 2.Your Mouth (Frank Zappa) - 03:12 . 3.It Just Might Be A One-Shot Deal (Frank Zappa) - 04:16 . 4.Waka/Jawaka (Frank Zappa) - 11:18 Cal SchenkelALSO READ @ FacebookLambiek…

Jean-Luc Ponty’s Turning Point

The end of the Sixties and the beginning of the Seventies mark the real start of Jean-Luc Ponty's international stardom.Hooking up with 23 years old George Duke.Recording his own "King Kong: Jean-Luc Ponty Plays the Music of Frank Zappa" album.Recording the "Open Strings" album in Germany with Philip Catherine and Joachim Kühn.Relocating to Los Angeles with family. Embarking on various tours with…