Lee Morgan records ‘Live at the Lighthouse’ with Bennie Maupin et al for Blue Note (1970)

Lee Morgan's 'Live at the Lighthouse' is a live album recorded on July 10, 11 & 12 1970 with Bennie Maupin, Harold Mabern, Jymie Merritt and Mickey Roker and released in 1971 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Absolutions (Jymie Merritt) - 19:40 . 2.The Beehive (Harold Mabern) - 16:23 . 3.Neophilia (Bennie Maupin) - 19:05 . 4.Nommo (Jymie Merritt) - 18:00 Musicians : Lee Morgan - Trumpet,…

Columbia publish ‘MTV Unplugged : Tony Bennett’ featuring Great American Songbook (1994)

'MTV Unplugged: Tony Bennett' is an album where he sings the Great American Songbook released on June 28, 1994 by Columbia.1 . Moonglow (MTV Unplugged) 2 . They Can't Take That Away From Me (MTV Unplugged) 3 . Fly me to the moon Track Listing : 1.Old Devil Moon (E.Y. Harburg, Burton Lane) - 02:28 . 2.Speak Low (Ogden Nash, Kurt Weill) - 03:10 . 3.It Had To Be You (Isham Jones, Gus Kahn) - 03:13…

Jerry Cantrell guests at a benefit in Seattle (2012)

May 12, 2012 - Jerry Cantrell of Alice in Chains fame will join Somar Macek, Howard Leese, Michael McMorrow, Marc Willet, Brendan Hill, and the Synergia Northwest Orchestra for the Music Matters benefit concert at the Paramount Theater in Seattle, Washington

Tony Bennett releases ‘If I Ruled the World: Songs for the Jet Set,’ an album arranged by Don Costa (1965)

Tony Bennett's 'If I Ruled the World: Songs for the Jet Set' is a studio album arranged by Don Costa and released on April 19, 1965 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Samba Do Avião (Song Of The Jet) (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Gene Lees) - 03:34 . 2.Fly Me To The Moon (Bart Howard) - 04:00 . 3.How Insensitive (Vinicius De Moraes, Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 04:23 . 4.If I Ruled The World…

Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s album : ‘Tony’ (1957)

Tony Bennett's 'Tony' is an album (re-titled 'Tony Bennett Showcase') produced by Ernest Altschuler and released on January 14, 1957 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.It Had To Be You (Isham Jones, Gus Kahn) - 02:58 . 2.You Can Depend On Me (Charlie Carpenter, Louis Dunlap, Earl Hines) - 02:14 . 3.I'M Just A Lucky So-And-So (Mack David, Duke Ellington) - 03:29 . 4.Taking A Chance On Love (Vernon…

Warner Bros. publish George Benson’s album : ’20/20′ (1985)

George Benson's '20/20' is a studio album released on January 7, 1985 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.No One Emotion (Tommy Keane, Clif Magness, Mark Mueller) - 03:55 . 2.Please Don'T Walk Away (James Newton Howard, Steve Lukather) - 03:51 . 3.I Just Wanna Hang Around You (Danny Sembello, Michael Sembello) - 04:41 . 4.Nothing'S Gonna Change My Love For You (Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser) - 04:04…

Tony Bennett records ‘Strike Up the Band’ with Count Basie and his Orchestra (1959)

Tony Bennett's 'Strike Up the Band' is a studio album recorded on January 3 & 5, 1959 with Count Basie and his Orchestra and first released as 'Basie Swings, Bennett Sings' the same year by Roulette.Track Listing : 1.Strike Up The Band (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 01:33 . 2.I Guess I'Ll Have To Change My Plans (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz) - 01:44 . 3.Chicago (Fred Fisher) - 02:07 .…

Concord publish George Benson’s ‘Songs and Stories’ produced with Marcus Miller (2009)

George Benson's 'Songs and Stories' is a studio album co-produced with Marcus Miller and released on August 25, 2009 by Concord.Track listing : 1.Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight (James Taylor) - 03:48 . 2.Family Reunion (Catero Colbert, Rod Temperton) - 04:18 . 3.Show Me the Love (Steve Lukather, Marcus Miller, David Paich) - 04:16 . 4.A Telephone Call Away (Bill Withers) - 05:54 . 5.Someday We'll…

This week In Male Balladeers 50/52

George Benson, Tom Verlaine, D'Angelo, George Michael, Glen Hansard, Keith Urban, Otis Redding, Brian Molko, David Clayton~Thomas, Ben Howard, Morrissey, Neil Diamond They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 327 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . George Benson . Shiver Lifted from : On English TV today, George Benson at…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°133 – New Music Videos

Sub Urban, KAWALA, Au/Ra, Snapped Ankles, Luke Haines, Ben Howard, Magnet Animals, Renée Reed, KANGA, Sons of Raphael, Xiu Xiu, NFThey are the performers of twelve brand new videos that amused, puzzled and sometimes shocked us, these past days. Beware (possibly) NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Sub Urban . PATCHWERK (w/ Two Feet) Lyrics >> Review…

This week In New Music Videos N°154

Griff, Hamish Hawk, Celeste, Ben Howard, Rag'n'Bone Man, Summer Walker, Aly . AJ, Julia Stone, Faouzia . John Legend, Morcheeba, Soen, JoJoThey are the performers of the music videos that caught, these past days, our interest and musical or visual liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Griff . Black Hole Lyrics >> Review >> More by the same .…

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…

Luther Vandross releases his debut album : ‘Never Too Much’ featuring ‘A House Is Not a Home’ (1981)

Luther Vandross' 'Never Too Much' is his debut album released on August 12, 1981 by Epic.1 . Never Too Much (Official Video) 2 . Never Too Much Live Track Listing : 1.Never Too Much (Luther Vandross) - 03:50 . 2.Sugar And Spice (I Found Me A Girl) (Luther Vandross) - 04:57 . 3.Don'T You Know That? (Luther Vandross) - 04:01 . 4.I'Ve Been Working (Luther Vandross) - 06:35 . 5.She'S A Super Lady…

Warner Bros. release ‘Miles & Quincy Live at Montreux,’ a collaboration album by Miles Davis and Quincy Jones recorded at the 1991 Montreux Jazz Festival (1993)

'Miles & Quincy Live at Montreux' is the last album (a collaboration with Quincy Jones for the 1991 Montreux Jazz Festival) recorded by Miles Davis and released on August 10, 1993 by Warner Bros.1 . (w/ Quincy Jones & Orchestra Live At Montreux, 1991) 2 . Miles Ahead (Montreux, 1991) 3 . Gone, Gone, Gone (w/ Quincy Jones & Orchestra Live At Montreux, 1991) 4 . (w/ Quincy Jones &…

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 .…

Epic publish Macy Gray’s debut album : ‘On How Life Is’ featuring ‘I Try’ (1999)

Macy Gray's 'On How Life Is' feat. 'I Try' is her debut studio album produced by Andrew Slater and released on July 27, 1999 by Epic.1 . Still (Video) 2 . The letter (Argentina) 3 . I Try (Yahoo! Live Sets) 4 . I Try (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.Why Didn'T You Call Me (Macy Gray, Jeremy Ruzumna) - 03:14 . 2.Do Something (Macy Gray, Darryl Swann, Jeremy Ruzumna, Dion Murdock, Patrick…

Sun Ra records ‘Mayan Temples’ at Mondial Sound in Milano, Italy (1990)

Sun Ra's 'Mayan Temples' is an album recorded on July 24 & 25, 1990 and released the same year by Black Saint.Track Listing : 1.Dance Of The Language Barrier (Sun Ra) - 03:58 . 2.Bygone (Sun Ra) - 05:15 . 3.Disciple No. 1 (Sun Ra) - 04:57 . 4.Alone Together (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz) - 07:02 . 5.Prelude To Stargazers (Sun Ra) - 05:17 . 6.Mayan Temples (Sun Ra) - 07:40 . 7.I'Ll Never Be…

Keith Jarrett records ‘Still Live’ in Munich, with Gary Peacock and Jack DeJohnette (1986)

Keith Jarrett's 'Still Live' is a live album recorded on July 13, 1986 at Philharmonic Hall in Munich, with Gary Peacock and Jack DeJohnette and released the same year by ECM.1 . Late Lament 2 . You and the Night and the Music 3 . Barcelona, 1985 Track Listing : 1.My Funny Valentine (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 10:51 . 2.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Johnny Mercer, Jacques Prévert) - 10:24 .…

Columbia tape ‘First Time! The Count Meets the Duke’ by Duke Ellington & Count Basie and their respective orchestras (1961)

'First Time! The Count Meets the Duke' by Duke Ellington & Count Basie is an album recorded on July 6, 1961, with their combined orchestras and released the same year by Columbia..Track Listing : 1.Battle Royal (Duke Ellington) - 05:33 . 2.To You (Thad Jones) - 03:53 . 3.Take The A Train (Billy Strayhorn) - 03:46 . 4.Corner Pocket (Freddie Green, Donald Wolf) - 04:53 . 5.Wild Man (Duke…

Ed Sheeran releases his second album : ‘x’ featuring ‘Sing’, ‘Don’t’ and ‘Thinking Out Loud’ (2014)

Ed Sheeran's 'x' feat. 'Sing', 'Don't' & 'Thinking Out Loud' is his second studio album released on June 23, 2014 by Asylum / Atlantic Records.Track Listing : 1.One (Ed Sheeran) - 04:12 . 2.I'M A Mess (Ed Sheeran) - 04:04 . 3.Sing (Ed Sheeran, Pharrell Williams) - 03:55 . 4.Don'T (Ed Sheeran, Benjamin Levin) - 03:39 . 5.Nina (Ed Sheeran, Johnny Mcdaid) - 03:45 . 6.Photograph (Ed Sheeran,…

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…

Talking Heads release ‘Little Creatures,’ their sixth album featuring ‘Road to Nowhere’ (1985)

Talking Heads' 'Little Creatures' is their sixth (and biggest-selling) studio album released on June 10, 1985 by Warner Bros./Sire.1 . Stay Up Late 2 . Road To Nowhere (w/ David Byrne) 3 . Road to Nowhere (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.And She Was (David Byrne) - 03:36 . 2.Give Me Back My Name (David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth) – 3:20 . 3.Creatures Of Love (David…

Earth, Wind & Fire release their ninth album : ‘I Am’ featuring ‘Boogie Wonderland’ & ‘After the Love Has Gone’ (1979)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'I Am' feat. 'Boogie Wonderland' & 'After the Love Has Gone' is their ninth studio album released on June 9, 1979 by Cbs. Track Listing : 1.In The Stone (Maurice White, Allee Willis, David Foster) - 04:48 . 2.Can'T Let Go (Bill Meyers, Maurice White, Allee Willis) - 03:28 . 3.After The Love Has Gone (David Foster, Jay Graydon, Bill Champlin) - 04:26 . 4.Let Your…

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…

We remember Mel Tormé. ‘The Velvet Prince’

This day ( June 5, 1999), in Los Angeles, California, died Melvin Howard Tormé, nicknamed The Velvet Fog, American jazz singer.Tracklist : 1 . Comin Home Baby 2 . Stardust 3 . w/ Ella Fitzgerald - Lady Be Good 4 . Judy Garland & The Trolley Song 5 . Fascinating Rhythm 6 . w/ Buddy Rich - Lady Be Good 7 . w/ George Shearing - In Berlin 89 (1/2) 8 . w/ George Shearing - In Berlin 89 (2/2)…

Miles Davis records ‘On the Corner’ for Columbia (1972)

Miles Davis' 'On the Corner' is a studio album recorded on June 1, 6 and July 7, 1972 and released on October 11, 1972 by Columbia.1 . Turnaroundphrase (November 3 1973, Vienna) 2 . On The Corner Session (Interviews NY) Track Listing : 1.On The Corner; New York Girl; Thinkin' One Thing And Doin' Another; Vote For Miles (Miles Davis) - 20:02 . 2.Black Satin (Miles Davis) - 05:20 . 3.One And One…

Elton John releases ‘Too Low for Zero,’ his seventeenth album featuring ‘I Guess That’s Why They Call It the Blues’ and ‘I’m Still Standing’ (1983)

Elton John's 'Too Low for Zero' is his seventeenth studio album produced by Chris Thomas and released on May 30, 1983 by Geffen / Rocket1 . Cold As Christmas (Sydney with Melbourne Symphony Orchestra 1986) 2 . I'm Still Standing 3 . Too Low For Zero (Live) 4 . I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues 5 . I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues 6 . Crystal (Sydney, Australia 1984) 7 . Kiss The…

Concord Jazz publish Marcus Miller’s ‘Renaissance,’ his nineteenth album (2012)

Marcus Miller's 'Renaissance' is his nineteenth studio album released on May 28, 2012 by Concord Jazz. Track Listing : 1.Detroit (Marcus Miller ) - 05:45 . 2.Redemption (Marcus Miller ) - 06:09 . 3.February (Marcus Miller ) - 04:15 . 4.Slippin' Into Darkness (Sylvester Allen, Harold Ray Brown, Morris Dewayne Dickerson, Leroy Jordan, Charles Miller, Lee Oskar, Howard E. Scott ) - 09:17 . 5.Setembro…

Happy Birthday Marc Ribot ‘Ribotic’

This day (May 21, 1954), in Newark, New Jersey, is born Marc Ribot, an American guitarist and composer.Digest Tracklist : @SuperUho (2019) . Flicker (2018) . w/ Tom Waits - Bella Ciao (Goodbye Beautiful) (2018) . w/ The Young Philadelphians - Time Square (2017) . Solo (2016) . Death of a Narcissist (2014) . Ceramic Dog, - Lies My Body Told Me (2013) . w/ John Zorn - Little Bittern (2010) .…

Playing Stevie Wonder

George Benson, Joe Sample, Dave Weckl, Jay Oliver, Jacob Collier, WDR Big Band, Robert Glasper, Martin Miller, Tom Quayle, Nathan East, SFJazz Collective, Eric Darius, Howard Wiley, Extra Nappy, Joe Driscoll, Sekou Kouyate, Stuff, Chick Corea

Atlantic release ‘Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway’ featuring ‘Where Is the Love’ (1972)

'Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway' feat. 'Where Is the Love' is a duet album released on May 6, 1972 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.I (Who Have Nothing) (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Carlo Donida) - 05:00 . 2.You'Ve Got A Friend (Carole King) - 02:34 . 3.Baby I Love You (Jimmy Holiday, Ronnie Shannon) - 03:24 . 4.Be Real Black For Me (Charles Mann, Donny Hathaway, Roberta Flack) - 03:30 .…

Miles Davis starts the recording of ‘Miles Ahead’ with Gil Evans (1957)

Miles Davis' 'Miles Ahead' is his first collaboration with Gil Evans after the' Birth of the Cool' sessions, recorded on May 6, 10, 23, 27 and August 22, 1957 and released In November 1957 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Springsville (John Carisi) - 03:27 . 2.The Maids Of Cadiz (Léo Delibes) - 03:53 . 3.The Duke (Dave Brubeck) - 03:35 . 4.My Ship (Kurt Weill) - 04:28 . 5.Miles Ahead (Miles Davis,…

Bill Withers releases ‘Still Bill’ featuring ‘Lean on Me’ & ‘Use Me’ (1972)

Bill Withers's 'Still Bill' feat. 'Lean on Me' & 'Use Me' is his second studio album released in May 1972 by Sussex.Track Listing : 1.Lonely Town, Lonely Street (Bill Withers) - 03:42 . 2.Let Me In Your Life (Bill Withers) - 02:41 . 3.Who Is He (And What Is He To You)? (Bill Withers, Stanley Mckenny) - 03:13 . 4.Use Me (Bill Withers) - 03:45 . 5.Lean On Me (Bill Withers) - 04:17 . 6.Kissing…

Reunited Cream start the recording of ‘Royal Albert Hall London’ (2005)

Cream's 'Royal Albert Hall London' is the live album of their reunion recorded on May 2, 3, 5and 6, 2005 and released on October 4, 2005 By Reprise.Track Listing : 1.I'M So Glad (Skip James) - 06:18 . 2.Spoonful (Willie Dixon) - 07:29 . 3.Outside Woman Blues (Blind Joe Reynolds) - 04:33 . 4.Pressed Rat And Warthog (Ginger Baker, Mike Taylor) - 03:21 . 5.Sleepy Time Time 1 (Jack Bruce, Janet…

Happy Birthday Steve Gadd. ‘He Is So Gadd’

This day (April 9, 1945), in Irondequoit, New York, is born Steve Gadd, an American session and studio drummer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Hermine Deurloo (2020) . w/ Blicher & Hemmer - Up Close (2019) . Can't turn you loose (2018) . w/ Chick Corea (Blue note NYC 2016) . Way Back Home (2015) . w/ Buddy Rich Big Band - Unknown . w/ James Taylor - Your Smiling Face (2012) . w/ Friends - Caravan…

Capitol release Faith Evans’ fourth album : ‘The First Lady’ (2005)

Faith Evans' 'The First Lady' is her fourth studio album released on April 5, 2005 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Goin' Out (Pharrell Williams, Terrence Thornton) - 04:06 . 2.Again (Faith Evans, Carvin Haggins, Ivan Barias, Venus Dodson, Jerry Harris) - 03:18 . 3.I Don'T Need It (Faith Evans, Carvin Haggins, Ivan Barias, Dexter Wansel, Cynthia Biggs) - 03:48 . 4.Stop N Go (Faith Evans, Carvin…

George Duke records ‘A Brazilian Love Affair’ with Flora Purim, Milton Nascimento and Airto Moreira (1979)

George Duke's 'Duke' is an album released on March 29, 2005 by Bizarre Planet Entertainment.Track Listing : 1.Trust (George Duke) - 05:04 . 2.I Wanna Know (George Duke) - 05:32 . 3.Superwoman (Stevie Wonder) - 05:59 . 4.No One (George Duke, Rachelle Ferrell) - 04:58 . 5.T-Jam (George Duke) - 05:47 . 6.Somebody'S Body (George Duke) - 05:01 . 7.Sausalito (George Duke) - 06:16 . 8.Saturday Night…

Happy Birthday Sir Elton John. ‘Rocket John (It Still Is A Long Long Time)’

This day (March 25, 1947), in Pinner, Middlesex, England, is born Reginald Kenneth Dwight better known as Elton John, English singer, composer and pianistDigest Tracklist : Your Song (BBC, 1970) . Levon (BBC, 11971) . Rocket Man (Royal Festival Hall, 1972) . Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (TOTP, 1973) . Daniel (Watford, 1974) . Pinball Wizard (Dodger Stadium, 1975) . Don't Go Breaking My Heart (w/…

Rca Victor release in mono ‘Elvis Presley,’ his debut album (1956)

"Elvis Presley" is his eponymous debut studio album released, in mono, on March 23, 1956 by Rca Victor.Track Listing : 1.Blue Suede Shoes (Carl Perkins) - 02:00 . 2.I'M Counting On You (Don Robertson) - 02:25 . 3.I Got A Woman (Ray Charles, Renald Richard) - 02:25 . 4.One-Sided Love Affair (Bill Campbell) - 02:11 . 5.I Love You Because (Leon Payne) - 02:43 . 6.Just Because (Bob Shelton, Joe…