‘Weezer’ is their eponymous debut album produced by Ric Ocasek and featuring ‘Buddy Holly’ (1994)

'Weezer' feat. 'Buddy Holly' is their eponymous debut studio album a.k.a. 'The Blue Album' produced by Ric Ocasek and released on May 10, 1994 by DGC Records. Track Listing : 1.My Name Is Jonas (Rivers Cuomo, Patrick Wilson, Jason Cropper) - 03:23 . 2.No One Else (Rivers Cuomo) - 03:14 . 3.The World Has Turned And Left Me Here (Cuomo, Wilson) - 04:26 . 4.Buddy Holly (Rivers Cuomo) - 02:40 .…

Buddy Holly records his second album ‘Buddy’ featuring ‘Peggy Sue’ (1958)

Buddy Holly's 'Buddy' feat. 'Peggy Sue' is his second album recorded on April 8, 1957 and January 26, 1958 and released on February 20, 1958 by Brunswick.Track Listing : 1.I'M Gonna Love You Too (Joe B. Mauldin, Niki Sullivan, Norman Petty) - 02:14 . 2.Peggy Sue (Buddy Holly, Jerry Allison, Norman Petty) - 02:30 . 3.Look At Me (Buddy Holly, Jerry Allison, Norman Petty) - 02:07 . 4.Listen To…

We Remember Buddy Holly

February 3, 1959 - Mr.Charles Hardin Holley better known as Buddy Holly, American musician & singer-songwriter died aged 22, when the plane he was in next to Ritchie Valens and The Big Bopper, crashed in Iowa. He is remembered.

John Mellencamp et al honor Buddy Holly (2003)

December 6, 2003 - John Mellencamp, Wanda Jackson, Joe Ely, Marshall Crenshaw and many more will pay tribute to Buddy Holly on the " 8th Annual Music Masters tribute concert" held at the State Theatre at Playhouse Square in Cleveland, Ohio

Paul, Linda et al celebrate Buddy Holly (1979)

September 14, 1979 - Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney, Denny Lane, Don Everly, Albert Lee, Maria Elena Santiago, Bo Diddley, Roy Orbison and The Crickets perform at the 4th annual MPL Buddy Holly Week celebration concert at the Hammersmith Odeon in London

Jeff Beck’ s ‘Live at The Hollywood Bowl’

Jeff Beck' s 'Live at The Hollywood Bowl' is his tenth live album recorded in August 2016 with Steven Tyler, Billy F. Gibbons, Jan Hammer, Beth Hart, Jimmy Hall and Buddy Guy as guests and released in October 2017 by Eagle Rock (Source Jeff Beck' s 'Live at The Hollywood Bowl' | Official Site)Jeff Beck' s 'Live at The Hollywood Bowl' AMAZON . ITUNES .

Duck publish ‘Live from Madison Square Garden’ recorded live by Eric Clapton & Steve Winwood (2008)

'Live from Madison Square Garden' by Eric Clapton' & Steve Winwood is a live album recorded the last week of February 2008 and released on May 19, 2009 by Duck / Reprise Records.Track Listing : 1.Had To Cry Today (Steve Winwood) - 07:47 . 2.Low Down (J.J. Cale) - 04:10 . 3.Them Changes (Buddy Miles) - 05:10 . 4.Forever Man (Jerry Lynn Williams) - 03:33 . 5.Sleeping In The Ground (Sam Myers)…

Decca publish ‘The Rolling Stones,’ the band’s debut album featuring ‘Can I Get A Witness’ (1964)

'The The Rolling Stones' feat. 'Can I Get A Witness' is their debut eponymous album released on April 16 1964 by Decca.Track Listing : 1.Route 66 (Bobby Troup) - 02:20 . 2.I Just Want To Make Love To You (Willie Dixon) - 02:17 . 3.Honest I Do (Jimmy Reed) - 02:09 . 4.Mona (I Need You Baby) (Ellas Mcdaniel) - 03:33 . 5.Now I'Ve Got A Witness (Like Uncle Phil And Uncle Gene) (Nanker Phelge) - 02:29…

Madeleine Peyroux releases ‘The Blue Room,’ her sixth album (2013)

Madeleine Peyroux's 'The Blue Room' is her sixth album released on March 19, 2013 by Decca/Emarcy.Track Listing : 1.Take These Chains From My Heart (Hank Williams) - 03:10 . 2.Bye Bye Love (Boudleaux Bryant, Felice Bryant) - 03:26 . 3.Changing All Those Changes ( Buddy Holly) - 03:09 . 4.Born To Lose (Ray Charles) - 04:26 . 5.Guilty (Randy Newman) - 03:50 . 6.Bird On The Wire (Leonard Cohen) -…

John Lennon releases his sixth solo album : ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll’ featuring ‘Stand by Me’ (1975)

John Lennon's 'Rock 'n' Roll' is his sixth studio album produced (in part) by Phil Spector and released on February 17, 1975 by Apple.Track Listing : 1.Be-Bop-A-Lula (Tex Davis, Gene Vincent) - 02:39 . 2.Stand By Me (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Ben E. King) - 03:26 . 3.Rip It Up / Ready Teddy (Robert 'Bumps' Blackwell, John Marascalco) - 01:33 . 4.You Can'T Catch Me (Chuck Berry) - 04:51 . 5.Ain'T…

We Remember Roy Orbison

December 6, 1988 - Mr.Roy Kelton Orbison simply known as Roy Orbison, American singer-songwriter passed away aged 52. He is remembered."Full Moon Fever" by Tom Petty is his first solo album released on April 24, 1989 and featuring contributions from Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison and George Harrison. >> Stray Cats, Levon Helm, B.B. King, Al Kooper, Don Was, k.d. lang, Bonnie Raitt, Emmylou…

The Beatles release their fourth album : ‘Beatles for Sale’ featuring ‘Rock and Roll Music’ and ‘Eight Days a Week’ (1964)

The Beatles' 'The Beatles for Sale' is their fourth studio album produced by George Martin and released on December 4, 1964 by Parlophone. Track Listing : 1.No Reply (Lennon–Mccartney) - 02:15 . 2.I'M A Loser (Lennon–Mccartney) - 02:31 . 3.Baby'S In Black (Lennon–Mccartney) - 02:02 . 4.Rock And Roll Music (Chuck Berry) - 02:32 . 5.I'Ll Follow The Sun (Lennon–Mccartney) - 01:46 . 6.Mr. Moonlight…

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…

Columbia publish Santana’s ‘Inner Secrets’ their ninth album (1978)

Santana's 'Inner Secrets' is their ninth studio album released in October, 1978 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Dealer/Spanish Rose (Jim Capaldi, Carlos Santana) - 05:50 . 2.Move On (Carlos Santana, Chris Rhyne) - 04:27 . 3.One Chain (Don'T Make No Prison) (Dennis Lambert, Brian Potter) - 07:13 . 4.Stormy (Buddy Buie, James Cobb) - 04:45 . 5.Well All Right (Norman Petty, Buddy Holly, Jerry Allison,…

‘Blind Faith, the supergroup reunion of Steve Winwood, Eric Clapton, Ric Grech and Ginger Baker, release their self-titled and only album (1969)

'Blind Faith' is their eponymous and only album produced by Jimmy Miller and released in August 1969 by Polydor / Atlantic RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Had To Cry Today (Steve Winwood) - 08:48 . 2.Can'T Find My Way Home (Steve Winwood) - 03:16 . 3.Well All... Right (Buddy Holly, Jerry Allison, Joe B. Mauldin, Norman Petty) - 04:27 . 4.Presence Of The Lord (Eric Clapton) - 04:50 . 5.Sea Of Joy (Steve…

God Only Knows

Starting and ending with 'God Only Knows' made famous by The Beach Boys, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Sam Cooke, Maria Joao And Mario Laginha, Buddy Holly, The Shangri-Las and many more.

Sympathy For The Devil

Starting and ending with 'Sympathy For The Devil' made famous by The Rolling Stones, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has David Bowie, Bryan Ferry, Brian Poole, Steve Rowland And The Family Dogg and many more.

New-Year (Sentimental) Resolutions

From 'I Will Follow Him' to 'I'm Gonna Leave You By Yourself' , we have mixed 20 'Good Old Jazz and Blues' tunes around the theme of 'What My Heart Is Going To Do'. It has Nat King Cole, T-Bone Walker, Nancy Wilson, Robert Cray and many more.

La Forza del Destino

From 'You are my destiny' to 'Stroke of Fate' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz and Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Destinies'. It has The Ronettes, Rockie Charles, Freddie & The Dreamers, César Concepcion and many more.

Ella Fitzgerald ends the recording of ‘Get Happy!’ with various studio orchestras (1959)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Get Happy!' is an album recorded from July 24, 1957 till July 11, 1959 with various studio Orchestras and released in 1959 By Verve.1 . Like Young (1959) 2 . Cool Breeze (1983) 3 . Goodie Goodie 4 . You Turned The Tables On Me (w/ Joe Pass, Hannover, 1975) Track Listing : 1.Somebody Loves Me (Buddy Desylva, George Gershwin, Ballard Macdonald) - 02:36 . 2.Cheerful Little Earful…

We All remember Ella Fitzgerald. ‘Hello Ella’

This day (June 15, 1996), in Beverly Hills, California, died Ella Fitzgerald, an American jazz and song vocalist, also known as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz, and Lady Ella, who had a vocal range spanning three octaves and was noted for her purity of tone, impeccable diction, phrasing and intonation, and a horn-like improvisational ability, particularly in her scat singing.Tracklist : 1 .…

We Remember Frank Sinatra. ‘Frankly, My Dear’

This day (May 14, 1998), in Los Angeles, California, died Frank Sinatra, an American singer and film actor.Digest Tracklist : That'S Life (1966) . One For My Baby (1992) . & Liza Minnelli - New York New York (1990) . The Girl From Ipanema (1981) . America The Beautiful (1978) . You Make Me Feel So Young (1971) . Fly Me To The Moon (1969) . w/ Ella Fitzgerald - Can'T We Be Friends (1959) . Old…

We Remember B.B. King. ‘Long Lived The King’

This day (May 14, 2015), in Las Vegas, died Riley B. King a.k.a. B.B. King (B.B. short for Blues Boy), an American blues guitarist and singer.Digest Tracklist : In Sing Sing Prison (1973) . w/ John Mayer, Tedeschi Trucks - Finale, Hollywood Bowl (2012) (1/2) . w/ John Mayer, Tedeschi Trucks - Finale, Hollywood Bowl (2012) (2/2) . When The Saints Go Marching In . All Over Again (1989) . w/ Eric…

The Beatles release their final album : ‘Let It Be’ featuring ‘Get Back’ and ‘The Long And Winding Road’ (1970)

The Beatles' 'Let It Be' feat. 'Get Back' is s twelfth and final studio album released on May 8, 1970 by Apple.Track Listing : 1.Two Of Us (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 03:37 . 2.Dig A Pony (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 03:55 . 3.Across The Universe (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 03:48 . 4.I Me Mine (George Harrison) - 02:26 . 5.Dig It (John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Richard…

Elvis Presley releases his last studio album : ‘Today’ featuring ‘ T-R-O-U-B-L-E’ (1975)

Elvis Presley's 'Today' feat. ' T-R-O-U-B-L-E' is an album (his last in studio), released on May 7, 1975 by RCA Records.Track Listing : 1.T-R-O-U-B-L-E (Jerry Chesnut) - 03:06 . 2.And I Love You So (Don Mclean) - 03:41 . 3.Susan When She Tried (Don Reid) - 02:20 . 4.Woman Without Love (Jerry Chesnut) - 03:37 . 5.Shake A Hand (Joe Morris) - 03:52 . 6.Pieces Of My Life (Troy Seals) - 04:07 .…

Happy Birthday to Ron Carter. ‘Beau Ron’

This day (May 4, 1937), in Ferndale, Michigan, is born Ron Carter, an American jazz double-bassist. Digest Tracklist : w/ Al Foster & Eli Degibri - United Blues (2019) . Foursight (2018) . You Are My Sunshine (2015) . Golden Striker Trio (2013) . My Funny Valentine (2011) . Dear Miles (2010) . w/ Helen Sung - First Trip (2009) . Autumn Leaves (2006) . Little Walts (1990) . w/ Bobby…

We remember Count Basie. ‘For The Count’

This day (April 26, 1984), in Hollywood, Florida, died William 'Count' Basie a.k.a Count Basie, an American jazz pianist, organist, bandleader and composer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Sarah Vaughan,Tony Bennett,George Benson (1981) . w/ Oscar Peterson, Documentary (1980) . w/ Ella Fitzgerald - Booty'S Blues (1979) . April In Paris . w/ Frank Wess, Milan (1960) . w/ Ben Webster & Jimmy Rushing -…

Judy Garland records ‘Judy at Carnegie Hall’ for Capitol (1961)

Judy Garland's 'Judy at Carnegie Hall' is a two-record live recording done on April 23, 1961, at Carnegie Hall, New York City, New York and released in 1961 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Overture: The Trolley Song/Over The Rainbow/The Man That Got Away (Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin)/(Harold Arlen, Yip Harburg)/(Harold Arlen, Ira Gershwin) - 05:48 . 2.When You'Re Smiling (The Whole World Smiles With…

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…

Recording of ‘Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Cole Porter Songbook’ is wrapped up today (1956)

'Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Cole Porter Songbook' is a studio album recorded between February 7 and March 27, 1956 with an orchestra conducted by Buddy Bregman and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.All Through The Night (Cole Porter) - 03:15 . 2.Anything Goes (Cole Porter) - 03:21 . 3.Miss Otis Regrets (Cole Porter) - 03:00 . 4.Too Darn Hot (Cole Porter) - 03:47 . 5.In The Still Of…

Nancy Wilson records ‘Broadway – My Way’ for Capitol (1962)

Nancy Wilson's 'Broadway – My Way' is an album recorded between March 16 and May 16, 1962 and released in 1964 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.A Lot Of Livin' To Do (Lee Adams, Charles Strouse) - 02:08 . 2.You Can Have Him (Irving Berlin) - 04:42 . 3.Tonight (Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim) - 02:33 . 4.Make Someone Happy (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) - 03:17 . 5.I Believe In You…

Kraftwerk release ‘Trans-Europe Express,’ their sixth album (1977)

Kraftwerk's 'Trans-Europe Express' is their sixth studio album released in March 1977 by Kling Klang.Track Listing : 1.Europe Endless (Europa Endlos) (Ralf Hütter, Florian Schneider) - 09:40 . 2.The Hall Of Mirrors (Spiegelsaal) (Ralf Hütter, Florian Schneider, Emil Schult) - 07:56 . 3.Showroom Dummies (Schaufensterpuppen) (Ralf Hütter) - 06:15 . 4.Trans-Europe Express (Trans Europa Express)…

RCA publish Sam Cooke’s last album of his lifetime : ‘Ain’t That Good News’ featuring ‘A Change Is Gonna Come’ (1964)

Sam Cooke's 'Ain't That Good News' is a studio (and the final to be issued during his lifetime) album released on March 1, 1964 by RCA.Track Listing : 1.Ain'T That Good News (Sam Cooke) - 02:30 . 2.Meet Me At Mary'S Place (Sam Cooke) - 02:44 . 3.Good Times (Sam Cooke) - 02:28 . 4.Rome Wasn'T Built In A Day (Sam Cooke, Beverly Prudhomme, Betty Prudhomme) - 02:34 . 5.Another Saturday Night (Sam…

We remember Louie Bellson. ‘Bellson’s Drum Roll Fades’

This day (February 14, 2009), in Los Angeles, California, died Luigi Paulino Alfredo Francesco Antonio Balassoni a.k.a. Louie Bellson, an Italian-American jazz drummer and bandleader.Tracklist : Setting Up His Drums (2008) . w/ Arthur Feidler & Theboston Pops Orchestra - Carnaby Street. Guessing . w/ Big Band & Harry Sweets Edison - Sweet Tooth ( 1992) . w/ Dennis Chambers, Gregg…

Dean Martin records with an orchestra conducted by Gus Levene, ‘Pretty Baby’ an album for Capitol (1957)

Dean Martin's 'Pretty Baby' is an album recorded on January 28 and 30, 1957 with an orchestra conducted by Gus Levene and released on June 17, 1957 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.I Can'T Give You Anything But Love (Jimmy Mchugh, Dorothy Fields) - 02:41 . 2.Only Forever (James V. Monaco, Johnny Burke) - 02:08 . 3.Sleepy Time Gal (Ange Lorenzo, Richard A. Whitting, Joseph R. Alden, Raymond B.…

We remember Freddie Hubbard ‘Hubiquity’

This day (December 29, 2008), in Sherman Oaks, California, died Freddie Hubbard, an American jazz trumpeter.Tracklist : w/ Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter - Cantaloupe Island (1985) . The Intrepid Fox (1990) . w/ Joe Henderson - Maiden Voyage (1986) . Fantasy In D (1982) . Straight Life (1975) . Birdlike (1967) . w/ Art Blakey - Moanin' (1992) . Tracklist : Red Clay . Open Sesame .…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella Swings Lightly’ with the Marty Paich Dek-tette (1958)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Ella Swings Lightly' is a studio album recorded on November 23-24, 1958, with the Marty Paich Dek-tette and released the same year by VerveTrack Listing : 1.Little White Lies (Walter Donaldson) - 02:31 . 2.You Hit The Spot (Mack Gordon, Harry Revel) - 02:44 . 3.What'S Your Story, Morning Glory? (Jack Lawrence, Paul Francis Webster, Mary Lou Williams) - 02:38 . 4.Just You, Just…