Happy Birthday Boz Scaggs

June 8, 1944 - Boz Scaggs, American singer, guitarist, lead singer with the Steve Miller Band in the sixties is 78. Happy Birthday SirTracklist : 1 . Lido Shuffle 2 . Heart Of Mine 3 . JoJo (Official Video) 4 . Breakdown Dead Ahead 5 . HitMan (David Foster & Friends) 6 . Lowdown (Jools Annual Hootenanny 2015) 7 . Make my light shine (Live 1971)

Boz Scaggs releases his immensely successful album : ‘Silk Degrees’ (1976)

Boz Scaggs' 'Silk Degrees' is his seventh album (that will eventually spend 115 weeks on the Billboard 200) released in March 1976 by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.What Can I Say (Boz Scaggs, David David Paich) - 03:01 . 2.Georgia (Boz Scaggs) - 03:57 . 3.Jump Street (Boz Scaggs, David David Paich) - 05:14 . 4.What Do You Want The Girl To Do (Allen Toussaint) - 03:53 . 5.Harbor Lights (Boz…

This week In Male Balladeers 23/52

Father John Misty, Ray Charles, Tom Jones, Chris Isaak, Glen Hansard, Elvis Presley, Jon Bon Jovi, Jake Bugg, Mel Torme, Mick Hucknall, Hank Williams Jr., Boz Scaggs

Happy Birthday Slash

July 23, 1965 - Saul Hudson better known as Slash, English-American guitarist, long time member of Guns N' Roses is 57. Happy Birthday SirTracklist : 1 . Sweet Child O' Mine (w/ Guns N' Roses, Official Music Video) 2 . November Rain (w/ Guns N' Roses) 3 . Slither (w/ Velvet Revolver, Official Video) 4 . Patience + Solo (Live In Stoke) 5 . Beautiful Dangerous (w/ Fergie) 6 . Hey Joe (Jimi…

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…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 22/52

Billy Gibbons, Ritchie Blackmore, Tom Morello, Jimi Hendrix, Peter Frampton, John Cipollina, Joe Perry, Jerry Cantrell, Craig Chaquico, John Mayer, Robin Trower, Mick Mars

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…

Happy Birthday Bob Dylan. ‘We Do Look Back’

This day (May 24, 1941), in Duluth, Minnesota is born Robert Allen Zimmerman better known as Bob Dylan, American singer, poet & songwriter and Nobel prizeDigest Tracklist : Blowing In The Wind (1963) . Mr. Tambourine Man (Newport Folk Festival, 1964) . Like a Rolling Stone (1966) . I Threw It All Away (The Johnny Cash Show, 1969) . Soundcheck in NYC (w/ George Harrison, 1971) . Knockin' on…

Epic publish Minnie Riperton’s ‘Adventures in Paradise,’ her third album (1975)

Minnie Riperton's 'Adventures in Paradise' is her third studio album with music by The Crusaders, released on May 22, 1975 by Epic.Track Listing : 1.Baby, This Love I Have (Minnie Riperton, Leon Ware, Richard Rudolph) - 04:02 . 2.Feelin' That Your Feelin'S Right (Minnie Riperton, Leon Ware, Richard Rudolph) - 04:22 . 3.When It Comes Down To It (Minnie Riperton, Richard Rudolph) - 03:24 .…

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…

Happy Birthday Iggy Pop. ‘Most For Life’

This day (April 21, 1947), in Muskegon, Michigan, U.S.A., is born James Newell Osterberg, Jr. better known as Iggy Pop, American singer-songwriter, front man for The StoogesDigest Tracklist : 1970 (w/ The Stooges, Goose Lake 1970) . Sixteen . I'm Bored (OGWT, 1976) . Funtime (w/ David Bowie, 1977) . Lust For Life + Pumpin For Jill (Cabaret Tour, 1981) . Eat Or Be Eaten (1982) . Wild One (1986) .…

Happy Birthday to Al Green. ‘Al(leluia) Green’

This day (April 13, 1946), in Forrest City, Arkansas, is born Albert Greene a.k.a. Al Green, an American gospel and soul music singer.Digest Tracklist : Simply Beautiful (2019) . I'm still in love with you . How Can You Mend A Broken Heart . w/ Ann Nesby - Put It On Paper . Lets Stay Together (2010) . w/ Ben E. King, Teddy Pendergrass, Chuck Jackson, Brian Mcknight - Stand By Me (1993) . w/…

This week In Male Balladeers 12/52

Boz Scaggs, Dan Fogelberg, Damon Albarn, Jamie Cullum, Tom Waits, Daryl Hall, John Oates, Elton John, George Michael, Paul Young, Usher, America, Mink DeVille, Elvis Presley, John Denver, Glen Campbell They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 367 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Boz Scaggs . We're All Alone Lifted from :…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 12/52

Bob Marley, The Wailers, Wings, Jethro Tull, Deep Purple, Chicago, Eagles, America, Boz Scaggs, AC/DC, Van Halen, Frank Zappa, Stephen Stills They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 367 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Bob Marley . The Wailers . Satisfy my soul Lifted from : Island publish 'Kaya' recorded in…

We remember Chuck Berry. ‘Ageless Rocker & Bluesman’

This day (March 18, 2017), in St. Charles County, Missouri, died Charles Edward Anderson 'Chuck' Berryan American guitarist, singe, songwriter and rock and roll pioneerTracklist : Johnny B. Goode (1958) . You Never Can Tell . Roll over Beethoven (1972) . Maybellene (1958) . Sweet Little Sixteen . No Particular Place To Go . w/ Tina Turner - Rock n roll music . Carol . w/ Robert Cray - Brown Eyed…

GRP Records publish Marcus Miller’s album : ‘Live & More’ recorded in the nineties (1998)

Marcus Miller's 'Live & More' is a live album recorded in 1996 and released on March 10, 1998 by GRP Records.Track Listing : 1.Intro (Marcus Miller) - 02:26 . 2.Panther (Marcus Miller) - 09:06 . 3.Tutu (Marcus Miller) - 10:59 . 4.Funny (All She Needs Is Love) (Marcus Miller, Boz Scaggs) - 012:42 () . 5.Strange Fruit (Lewis Allan) - 03:56 . 6.Summertime (Ira Gershwin, George Gershwin, Dubose…

As We wish Jon Bon Jovi, a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Bon Jovi At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, American singer Jon Bon Jovi a 'Happy Birthday,' the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Bon Jovi CREDITSPhoto : Sarah K. AndrewAudio : Livin' on a Prayer . You Give Love a Bad Name . It's My Life . Wanted Dead or Alive . Always . Bed Of Roses . Runaway . Have A Nice Day . Bad Medicine . I'll Be There For You . Video : It's My Life . Always . Livin' On A Prayer…

This week In Male Balladeers 07/52

Robbie Williams, Glen Hansard, Jamie Cullum, Joseph Arthur, Ed Sheeran, Zach Condon, Myles Kennedy, The Weeknd, John Lennon, James Taylor, Johnny Cash, Donald Fagen, Michael McDonald, Boz Scaggs, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Serge Gainsbourg They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 283 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Robbie…

Happy Birthday Michael McDonald. ‘On His Own’

This day ( February 12, 1952), in St. Louis, Missouri, is born Michael McDonald, a baritone singer and ex-member of The Doobie BrothersTracklist : I Keep Forgetting (2018) . w/ Kenny Loggins - Heart to Heart, This Is It, What a Fool Believes (2017) . w/ Donald Fagen, Boz Scaggs - Whos That Lady? (2014) . Here To Love You (2013) . w/ Dukes of September - If You Don't Know Me By Now (2012) .…

Happy Birthday Donald Fagen. ‘The Voice Fagen’

This day (January 10, 1948), in Passaic, New Jersey, is born Donald Fagen, an American musician, songwriter and co-founder/ lead singer of Steely Dan.Tracklist : w/ Michael McDonald, Boz Scaggs -Whos That Lady? (2014) . On Letterman . w/ Michael McDonald - Lonely Teardrops . New Frontier (2006) . w/Steely Dan - Do it Again (1974) . w/Steely Dan - My Old School (1973) . Tracklist : I'm Not the…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 52/52

Brian Johnson . Billy Joel, Jeff Beck . Beth Hart, Etta James, Grateful Dead . Tower Of Power, Marianne Faithfull . David Bowie, Kelly Clarkson . John Legend, Annie Lennox . Al Green, Natalie Cole . Diana Krall, Patti Smith . R.E.M, Ian Dury . Mick Jones, Boz Scaggs . Los Lobos, Dean Martin . Tony Bennett, Julie Andrews, John Denver . Placido DomingoThey are the 12 one-off collaborations selected…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 51/52

Judy Garland . Mel Tormé, Keith Richards . Jerry Lee Lewis, Christina Aguilera . Andrea Bocelli, Boz Scaggs, Naughty By Nature, Joan Osborne, Marcus Miller . David Sanborn, Michael McDonald . Carla Thomas, Joan Baez, Jerry Garcia . Bob Weir, Eddie Vedder . Ben Harper, Rod Stewart . Tina Turner, Eros Ramazzotti . Joe Cocker, Billy Preston . Syreeta, Joe Strummer . The Pogues, Frank Sinatra . Bing…

Happy Birthday Steve Lukather. ‘Hot Hand Luke’

This day (October 21, 1957), in San Fernando Valley, is born Steve Lukather, an American guitarist and singer, best known for his work with Toto.Digest Tracklist : I Found The Sun Again (2021) . Run To Me (2020) . w/ Toto - Home of the Brave (2019) . Black Magic woman . Bridge of Sigh (2016) . Wings Of Time (2015) . Smile (2013) . Tumescent (2012) . @ Elysée Montmartre Paris (2010) . While My…

Happy Birthday John Mellencamp

October 7, 1951 - John Mellencamp, American musician & singer, known before as John Cougar is 69. Happy Birthday Sir John Mellencamp's 'The Lonesome Jubilee' is his ninth studio album released on August 24, 1987 by Mercury Records. >> you do not want to miss Paul Simon and John Mellencamp on NBC "The Hard Rock" where they will perform "Dirty Old Town", "Written on the Wind" and…

Singing (and Playing) Jimi Hendrix

To Celebrate Jimi Hendrix, who passed away today 50 years ago, we have selected fourteen artists who have covered songs that Jimi made famous. They are Otis Taylor, Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Mayer, Slash, Boz Scaggs, Paul Gilbert, Gary Moore, Zakk Wylde, Ben Harper, Bruce Springsteen, Neil Young, Charlie Hunter, Steve Vai, Kenny Wayne Shepherd Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

Steely Dan come reunited to Mountain View (1993)

September 23, 1993 - Steely Dan's reunion tour with Donald Fagen and Walter Becker plus special guest Boz Scaggs on one song and Drew Zingg (g), Peter Erskine (d), Tom Barney (b), Warren Bernhardt (p), Cornelius Bumpus, Chris Potter & Bob Sheppard (s), Brenda White-King, Diane Garisto & Catherine Russell (bck voc), Bill Ware III (vib), stops at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, CA…

Happy Birthday Chrissie Hynde

September 7, 19** - Miss Christine Ellen Hynde simply known as Chrissie Hynde, an American singer, founding member of The Pretenders. is @)_!. Happy Birthday Miss 'Pretenders' is their debut eponymous studio album released on 7 January 1980 and featuring the hit singles 'Stop Your Sobbing' and 'Brass in Pocket' >> The Pretenders ' 'Pretenders II' is their second studio album produced by…

Bruce, Chuck, Aretha et al open RRHOF (1995)

September 2, 1995 - Bruce Springsteen, Chuck Berry, John Mellencamp, Martha Reeves, Bon Jovi, Eric Burdon, Melissa Etheridge, Al Green, Pretenders, Soul Asylum, Iggy Pop, Lou Reed, Sheryl Crow, Larry Graham, George Clinton, The P. Funk All Stars, The Kinks, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bob Dylan, The Allman Brothers Band, Slash, Boz Scaggs, Aretha Franklin and more. They all take part in the "Concert For Rock…

We remember Aretha Franklin. ‘Long Live The Queen, she lives forever’

This day (August 16, 2018), in Detroit, died Aretha Franklin a.k.a. the Queen of Soul, American Soul singer.Digest Tracklist : You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman (Kennedy Center, 2015) . Bridge Over Troubled Water (2011) . Nessun Dorma (1998) . w/ Patti Labelle & Mary J. Blige - Essence Awards . w/ Michael Mc Donald - Ever Changing Times . Do right woman do right man (1988) .…

Happy Birthday Larry Graham. ‘Next Stop Central Station’

This day (August 14, 1946), in Beaumont, Texas, is born Larry Graham, an American bass guitar player with Sly and the Family Stone and Graham Central Station.Digest Tracklist : Thank You (2018) . Purple Rain (2017) . w/ Prince (2016) . w/ Carlos Santana - Higher (2013) . Move Like Jagger (2012) . Live In France (2011) . Bass Solo (2010) . Way Black When . Hair . w/ Graham Central Station -…

Happy Birthday Phil Lesh

March 15, 1940 - Philip Chapman Lesh simply known as Phil Lesh, bassist and co-founding member of the Grateful Dead, is 81. Happy Birthday, SirThe Grateful Dead 's 'Wake of the Flood' is a studio album (the first without founding member Ron 'Pigpen' McKernan) released on October 15, 1973 by Grateful Dead Records. >>Grateful Dead's 'From the Mars Hotel' is a studio album recorded in April…