We all wish Bono a Happy Birthday since ‘We are all pro Bono’

This day (May 10, 1960), in Dublin, Ireland, is born Paul David Hewson simply known as Bono, Irish ssocial activist, songwriter, co-founder and lead singer of U2Digest Tracklist : I Will Follow (1981) . 11 O'clock Tick Tock (Roskilde Festival, 1982) . Fire (in Werchter, 1982 ) . Sunday Bloody Sunday . Do They Know It's Christmas (w/ Band Aid, 1984) . In The Name Of Love (1984) . Bad (Live Aid,…

We Remember Sonny Bono

January 5, 1998 - Mr.Salvatore Phillip Bono a.k.a. Sonny Bono, American singer and one half of Sonny & Cher died from a ski accident aged 62. He is remembered. you do not want to missThe Jackson 5 5, Bob Hope and more at "Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour" on CBS >> 19 MINUTES on RVM >> you do not want to miss Cher and Sonny Bono' s reunion at "Late Night with David Letterman" on…

Annie, Bono, Beyonce et al support Mandela’s fight against Aids (2003)

November 29, 2003 - Annie Lenox and Eurythmics, Bono and The Edge of U2, Beyoncé, Brian May and Roger Taylor of Queen, Youssou N'Dour, Peter Gabriel, Anastacia and so many others will take part in the hosted by Nelson Mandela "46664 Concert" against AIDS in South Africa at Greenpoint Stadium in Cape Town, South Africa

Bono meets Kylie in Sydney (2006)

November 12, 2006 - they say (but do not repeat it!) that Bono of U2 fame will join Kylie Minogue to fill for Robbie Williams on the hit song "Kids" during her "Showgirl Homecoming" show at Entertainment Center in Sydney, Australia

Quincy Jones releases ‘Q’s Jook Joint,’ an album featuring Stevie Wonder, Bono and Ray Charles among other famous guests (1995)

Quincy Jones' 'Q's Jook Joint' is an album (his first in six years) released on November 7, 1995 by Qwest.Track Listing : 1.Jook Joint Intro (Quincy Jones) - 01:32 . 2.Let The Good Times Roll (Fleecie Moore, Sam Theard) - 02:55 . 3.Cool Joe, Mean Joe (Killer Joe) (Benny Golson, Quincy Jones, Queen Latifah) - 07:32 . 4.You Put A Move On My Heart (Rod Temperton) - 06:13 . 5.Rock With You (Rod…

Bonobo’s ‘Migration’

Bonobo's 'Migration' is Simon Green's sixth studio album recorded in Los Angeles with Innov Gnawa, Nicole Miglis, Nick Murphy and Rhye as guests and released on January 13, 2017 by Ninja Tune.Track Listing : 1.Migration (Simon Green, Jon Hopkins) - 05:28 . 2.Break Apart (Simon Green, Michael Milosh) - 04:34 . 3.Outlier (Simon Green) - 07:55 . 4.Grains (Simon Green) - 04:28 . 5.Second Sun (Simon…

Charles Mingus record ‘Mingus at Antibes’ at the Antibes Jazz Festival (1960)

Charles Mingus' 'Mingus at Antibes' is a double album recorded at the Antibes Jazz Festival on July 13, 1960 and released in 1976 By Atlantic.1 . I'll Remember April (w/ Bud Powell, LIVE '60) 2 . I'll Remember April (Antibes, Jazz Festival) Track Listing : 1.Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting (Charles Mingus) - 11:54 . 2.Prayer For Passive Resistance (Charles Mingus) - 08:06 . 3.What Love? (Charles…

Weather Report record ‘Night Passage,’ live in a Los Angeles studio (1980)

Weather Report's 'Night Passage' is their eleventh album recorded live before a crowd of 250 people on July 12 and 13, 1980 and released the same year by Columbia.1 . Fast City (Live, 1983) Track Listing : 1.Night Passage (Joe Zawinul) - 06:30 . 2.Dream Clock (Joe Zawinul) - 06:26 . 3.Port Of Entry (Wayne Shorter) - 05:09 . 4.Forlorn (Joe Zawinul) - 03:55 . 5.Rockin' In Rhythm (Duke Ellington,…

Island publish U2’s eighth album : ‘Zooropa’ produced by Flood, Brian Eno & The Edge (1993)

U2's 'Zooropa' is their eighth studio album produced by Flood, Brian Eno & The Edge and released on July 5, 1993 by Island.1 . Zooropa (Mexico City 360° Tour) 2 . Lemon (ZOO TV, 1993, Sydney) 3 . Stay (Faraway, So Close!) (Glastonbury) - 4 . The Wanderer 5 . Numb (ZOO TV, 1993, Sydney) Track Listing : 1.Zooropa (Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen Jr.) - 06:31 . 2.Babyface (Bono, The…

John McLaughlin records with L. Shankar, Zakir Hussain, Ramnad Raghavan and T. H. ‘Vikku’ Vinayakram’ ‘Shakti with John McLaughlin’ (1975)

'Shakti with John McLaughlin' is the first album (recorded on July 5, 1975) by a group gathering John McLaughlin with L. Shankar on violin, Zakir Hussain on tabla, Ramnad Raghavan on the Mridangam and T. H. 'Vikku' Vinayakram on Ghatam; released in 1976 by Columbia.1 . Joy 2 . Lotus Feet (w/ John McLaughlin & Paco De Lucia) 3 . 1977 Pori Jazz Festival Track Listing : 1.Joy (John Mclaughlin,…

Miles Davis records ‘Decoy’ with Robert Irving III and Branford Marsalis (1983)

Miles Davis ' 'Decoy' is an album recorded on June 30, July 7 and September 5, 10 & 11, 1983 with Robert Irving III, John Scofield and Branford Marsalis and released in In June 1984 by Columbia.1 . Decoy (Video) 2 . Code M.D. 3 . Code M.D. Track Listing : 1.Decoy (Robert Irving Iii) - 08:33 . 2.Robot 415 (Miles Davis, Robert Irving Iii) - 01:09 . 3.Code M.D. (Robert Irving Iii) - 05:58 .…

George Benson records his twelfth album ‘Bad Benson’ for CTI (1974)

George Benson's 'Bad Benson' is his twelfth studio album recorded on April 22 and June 20, 1974 and released on October 13, 1974 by CTI.1 . Take Five (1976 Montreux 1986) 2 . My latin brother Track Listing : 1.Take Five (Paul Desmond) - 07:08 . 2.Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams (Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman, Johnny Mandel) - 02:56 . 3.My Latin Brother (George Benson) - 06:50 . 4.No Sooner Said…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 24/52

Tom Waits, Paul Young, Joan Baez & The Neville Brothers, Bob Marley, Bryan Adams, The Police & Bono, Santana, The Smiths, Dave Edmunds, The Waterboys, The Cure, Lou Reed

We remember Doc Cheatham. ‘Ninety Two Years of Doc Cheatham’

This day (June 2, 1997), in New York City, New York, died Adolphus Anthony Cheatham a.k.a Doc Cheatham, a jazz trumpeter, Tracklist : 1 . w/ Wynton Marsalis – In New-Orleans (1996) 2 . On The Sunny Side Of The Street 3 . NYPL jazz oral history (1993) 4 . w/ Arnett Cobb – Want A Little Girl / Keep On Punchin(1987) 5 . w/ Stu Katz, John Bany, Barrett Deems – Chicago Festival (1985) 6 . w/ Canadians…

Douglas Records publish John McLaughlin’s ‘My Goal’s Beyond,’ his third solo album (1971)

John McLaughlin's 'My Goal's Beyond' is his third solo album dedicated to Indian guru Sri Chinmoy, his spiritual leade aAnd released in June 1971 by Douglas Records. 1 . Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat 2 . Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat (w/ Jonas Hellborg) 3 . Blue In Green 4 . Blue In Green (Chicago) Track Listing : 1.Peace One (John Mclaughlin) - 07:18 . 2.Peace Two (John Mclaughlin) - 12:15 . 3.Goodbye Pork…

We Remember Gregg Allman

May 27, 2017 - Mr.Gregory Lenoir Allman simply known as Gregg Allman, American singer-songwriter and musician, founding member of the Allman Brothers Band. passed away aged 52. He is remembered.Allman Brothers Band' s 'Eat a Peach' is their third studio album (the last with Duane Allman) produced by Tom Dowd and released on February 12, 1972 >> Allman Brothers Band 's 'Brothers and…

“Pavarotti & Friends” sing for Irak (2003)

May 27, 2003 - for the 10th time, Italian tenor Luciano Pavarotti has gathered his famous friends (Bono, Queen, Eric Clapton, Ricky Martin, Andrea Bocelli, Laura Pausini and more) for a charity concert named this year "SOS Iraq" held at Parco Novi Sad in Modena, Italy

We all wish a Happy Birthday to Cher

May 20, 19** - Miss Cherilyn Sarkisian better known simply as Cher, American singer and actress is @)_!. Happy Birthday Miss you do not want to missThe Jackson 5 5, Bob Hope and more at"Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour"on CBS >> 19 MINUTES on RVM >> you do not want to miss David Bowie guesting at "The Cher Show" on CBS >> 14 MINUTES on RVM >> you do not want to miss Cher…

Happy Birthday to Andrea Corr. Let’s have a ‘The Corrs At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, Irish singer & musician Andrea Corr a 'Happy @|#} th Birthday,' the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of her band : The Corrs CREDITSPhoto : Dena FlowsAudio : Breathless . Runaway . Only When I Sleep . Summer Sunshine . Dreams . I Never Loved You Anyway . Forgiven Not Forgotten . What Can I Do . Give Me a Reason . Irresistible . Video : Breathless . Dreams . Una Noche…

Miles Davis records ‘Sorcerer’ with Wayne Shorter, Tony Williams and Ron Carter (1967)

Miles Davis' 'Sorcerer' is the third of five albums recorded on May 16–24, 1967, with Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Tony Williams and Ron Carter and released on October 23, 1967 by Columbia .Track Listing : 1.Prince Of Darkness (Wayne Shorter) - 06:30 . 2.Pee Wee (Tony Williams) - 04:51 . 3.Masqualero (Wayne Shorter) - 08:55 . 4.The Sorcerer (Herbie Hancock) - 05:14 . 5.Limbo (Wayne Shorter) -…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 19/52

Snoop Dogg & Charlie Wilson, Rick James & The Temptations, Steve Winwood & Stevie Wonder, Carole King & James Taylor, Fergie & Debbie Harry, Bono & Kylie Minogue, Eric Burdon & War, Madonna & Anthony Kiedis, Sheryl Crow & Lyle Lovett, Ben Harper & Ellen Harper, Van Morrison & Chet Baker, Pat Metheny & Antonio Carlos Jobim

This week In Male Balladeers 19/52

Chet Baker, George Michael, Jeff Buckley, James Blake, Carlos Lyra, Bono, Eric Burdon, Steve Winwood, Billy Joel, Bob Marley, Donovan, Dan Auerbach

Tina Turner releases her ninth solo album : ‘Wildest Dreams’ featuring ‘GoldenEye’ (1996)

Tina Turner's 'Wildest Dreams' feat. "GoldenEye" is her ninth solo album produced by Trevor Horn & Terry Britten and released on April 22, 1996 by Parlophone/Virgin.Track Listing : 1.Do What You Do (Terry Britten, Graham Lyle, Conner Reeves) - 04:23 . 2.Whatever You Want (Arthur Baker, Taylor Dayne, Fred Zarr) - 04:52 . 3.Missing You (Mark Leonard, Chas Sandford, John Waite) - 04:36 . 4.On…

McCoy Tyner records ‘The Real McCoy’ with Joe Henderson, Ron Carter & Elvin Jones (1967)

McCoy Tynerr's 'The Real McCoy' is his seventh album recorded on April 21, 1967 with Joe Henderson, Ron Carter & Elvin Jones and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Passion Dance (Mccoy Tyner) - 08:47 . 2.Contemplation (Mccoy Tyner) - 09:12 . 3.Four By Five (Mccoy Tyner) - 06:37 . 4.Search For Peace (Mccoy Tyner) - 06:32 . 5.Blues On The Corner (Mccoy Tyner) - 05:58…

Dickey Betts takes Great Southern to New-Jersey (1977)

April 15, 1977 - the Allman Brothers guitarist Dickey Betts will be with his own band Great Southern - that is Dan Toler (g), David Godflies (b), Michael Workman (kb), David Toler (d, perc), Dani Sharbono (d, perc) - at Capitol Theatre in Passaic, NJ

Jimmy Smith records ‘Cool Blues’ in a New-York Club with Lou Donaldson, Art Blakey et al (1958)

Jimmy Smith's 'Cool Blues' is a live album recorded on April 7, 1958 at Small's Paradise in New York City and released in 1978 By Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Dark Eyes (Traditional) - 11:43 . 2.Groovin' At Small'S (Babs Gonzales) - 12:01 . 3.A Night In Tunisia (Dizzy Gillespie) - 17:04 . 4.Cool Blues (Charlie Parker) - 11:07 Francis WolffALSO READWikipediaJazztimes @ PinterestMusicians : Jimmy…

Blue Note publish ‘I Can See Your House from Here’ by John Scofield & Pat Metheny (1994)

'I Can See Your House from Here' by John Scofield & Pat Metheny is an album recorded in New-York and released on April 5, 1994 by Blue Note Records.Track Listing : 1.I Can See Your House From Here (John Scofield) - 07:43 . 2.The Red One (Pat Metheny) - 04:17 . 3.No Matter What (John Scofield) - 07:14 . 4.Everybody'S Party (John Scofield) - 06:15 . 5.Message To My Friend (Pat Metheny) - 06:09…

Epic publish The Dictators’ debut album : ‘Go Girl Crazy!’ (1975)

The Dictators' 'Go Girl Crazy!' is their debut album produced by Murray Krugman and Sandy Pearlman and released on March 1975 by EpicTrack Listing : 1.The Next Big Thing (Andy Shernoff) - 04:20 . 2.I Got You Babe (Sonny Bono) - 04:08 . 3.Back To Africa (Andy Shernoff) - 03:35 . 4.Master Race Rock (Andy Shernoff) - 04:13 . 5.Teengenerate (Andy Shernoff) - 03:24 . 6.California Sun (Henry Glover,…