Maceo Parker visits Canada (2013)

August 16, 2013 - Maceo Parker and his band - that is Bruno Speight (g), Rodney "Skeet" Curtis (b) and Marcus Parker (d) at Markham Jazz Festival, Ontario Canada

Paul Simon releases his seventh album : ‘Graceland’ featuring ‘You Can Call Me Al’ and ‘The Boy in the Bubble’ (1986)

Paul Simon's 'Graceland' is his seventh studio album released on August 12, 1986 by Warner Bros.1 . The Boy In The Bubble 2 . The Story Of Graceland 3 . Paul Simon Explains Why The Titlesong Graceland Is His Favorite 4 . Gumboots (Itunes Festival) 5 . Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes 6 . Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes (w/ Ladysmith Black Mambazo - ") 7 . You Can Call Me Al (Official Video)…

We remember Cannonball Adderley. ‘Nothin’Else’

This day (August 8, 1975), in Gary, Indiana, died Julian Cannonball Adderley, a jazz alto saxophonist.Tracklist : 1 . Come Sunday (1964) 2 . Work Song 3 . Jive Samba (1963) 4 . Brother John (1963) 5 . Bossa Nova Nemo Tracklist : Autumn Leaves . Love For Sale . One for Daddy-O . Somethin' Else . Dancing in the Dark . Mercy, Mercy, Mercy . Alison's Uncle . Work Song . Waltz for Debby . Sambop…

Barry White releases his third album : ‘Can’t Get Enough’ featuring ‘You’re the First, the Last, My Everything’ (1974)

Barry White's 'Can't Get Enough' is his self-produced third album released on August 6, 1974 by 20Th Century.1 . You Are The First, My Last, My Everything 2 . Can't get enough of your Love, Babe 3 . Oh Love, Well We Finally Made it (The Royal Albert Hall, 1975) Track Listing : 1.Mellow Mood (Pt. I) (Barry White, Tom Brock, Robert Taylor) - 01:53 . 2.You'Re The First, The Last, My Everything…

We remember Fela Anikulapo Kuti. ‘The African King’

This day (August 2, 1997), inLagos, Nigeria, died Fela Anikulapo Kuti, a Nigerian multi-instrumentalist musician, composer and pioneer of Afrobeat music.Tracklist : 1 . Teacher Don'T Teach Me No Nonsense 2 . Confusion Break Bones 3 . w/ Egypt 80 – Paris Zenith (1984) 4 . Documentary (1984) 5 . Live In Munich (1983) 6 . w/ Africa 70 - Pansa Pansa (1978) Tracklist : Zombie . Water No Get Enemy .…

Dead Can Dance release their third album : ‘Within The Realm Of A Dying Sun’ on 4AD (1987)

Dead Can Dance's 'Within the Realm of a Dying Sun' is their third studio album produced by members Lisa Gerrard & Brendan Perry with John A. Rivers and released on July 27, 1987 by 4AD. Track Listing : 1.Anywhere Out Of The World (Lisa Gerrard, Brendan Perry) - 05:08 . 2.Windfall (Lisa Gerrard, Brendan Perry) - 03:30 . 3.In The Wake Of Adversity (Lisa Gerrard, Brendan Perry) - 04:14 . 4.Xavier…

Teddy Pendergrass releases his fifth album : ‘TP’ featuring ‘Can’t We Try’ and ‘Love T.K.O.’ (1980)

Teddy Pendergrass ' 'TP' feat. 'Can't We Try' & 'Love T.K.O.' is his fifth album released on July 25, 1980 by Philadelphia International Records.1 . Love TKO (London 1982) Track Listing : 1.Is It Still Good To Ya? (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) - 04:36 . 2.Take Me In Your Arms Tonight (Duet With Stephanie Mills) (Dexter Wansel, Cynthia Biggs) - 05:28 . 3.I Just Called To Say (Cecil…

Dreamworks publish Jimmy Eat World’s fourth album : ‘Bleed American’ (2001)

Jimmy Eat World's 'Bleed American' is their fourth studio album co-produced with Mark Trombino and released on July 24, 2001, by DreamWorks1 . Bleed American (Official Video) 2 . leed American 3 . A Praise Chorus 4 . Praise Chorus (iHeart Radio, Live) 5 . The Middle (Official Video) 6 . The Middle (Reading Festival, 2014) 7 . Your House (2007, Metro (Chicago, IL), 07/30/21) 8 . Your House…

Pink Floyd play on the Grand Canal in Venice (1989)

July 15, 1989 - Pink Floyd will give a special concert on the Grand Canal in Venice, Italy<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/Pink-Floyd-Ummagumma.jpg' alt='Pink Floyd – Ummagumma' width='190' height='161'/>

Cannonball Adderley records ‘Nippon Soul’ in Tokyo with Nat Adderley, Yusef Lateef and Joe Zawinul (1964)

Cannonball Adderley's 'Nippon Soul' is a live album recorded on July 9, 14 and 15, 1963 in Tokyo, Japan with Nat Adderley, Yusef Lateef and Joe Zawinul and released in 1964 by Riverside.1 . (w/ Yusef Lateef, 1963) 2 . Jive samba (Tokyo, 1963) 3 . Jessica's Birthday (Live, 1963) Track Listing : 1.Work Song (Nat Adderley) - 09:06 . 2.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Jacques Prévert) - 07:27 .…

The Beatles release their third album : ‘A Hard Day’s Night’ featuring the title track plus ‘Can’t Buy Me Love’ (1964)

The Beatles' 'A Hard Day's Night' is their third studio album featuring songs from their eponymous film and released on July 10, 1964 by Parlophone.Track Listing : 1.A Hard Day'S Night (Lennon–Mccartney) - 02:34 . 2.I Should Have Known Better (Lennon–Mccartney) - 02:43 . 3.If I Fell (Lennon–Mccartney) - 02:19 . 4.I'M Happy Just To Dance With You (Lennon–Mccartney) - 01:56 . 5.And I Love Her…

Michael Jackson finishes the recording of his seventh album : ‘Bad’ featuring ‘I Just Can’t Stop Loving You,’ ‘Man in the Mirror,’ ‘Smooth…

Michael Jackson's 'Bad' is his seventh studio album, recorded from January till July 9, 1987 and released on August 31, 1987 by Epic..1 . Bad (Shortened Version) 2 . The Way You Make Me Feel (Official Video) 3 . Speed Demon (Official Video) 4 . Liberian Girl (Official Video) 5 . Another Part of Me (Official Video) 6 . Man In The Mirror (Official Video) 7 . Dirty Diana (Live) 8 . Leave Me Alone…

Red Hot Chili Peppers release ‘By the Way,’ their eighth album produced by Rick Rubin and featuring ‘Can’t Stop’ (2002)

Red Hot Chili Peppers' 'By the Way' is their eighth studio album produced by Rick Rubin and released on July 9, 2002 by Warner Bros. Records.1 . By The Way 2 . By The Way (Slane Castle) 3 . Universally Speaking 4 . 2003 5 . Dosed (Edmonton, Canada 2017) 6 . Don't Forget Me (Live) 7 . The Zephyr Song (Slane Castle) 8 . The Zephyr Song (MCM Special) 9 . Can't Stop (Slane Castle) 10 . I Could Die…

Angélique, Aya et al attend an African concert (2021)

July 9, 2021 - Magic System, Angélique Kidjo, Aya Nakamura, Khaled, Amadou et Mariam, Tayc, Soolking, Enrico Macias and many more. They all in "Africa, le grand concert," a show taped by French TV channel France 2 in Montpellier, France

Canned Heat are still …’Going Up the Country’ (2019)

July 3, 2019 - still active Canned Heat with founding members Larry Taylor (b, g) and Fito De La Parra (d) plus John Paulus (g, b, voc), Dale Spalding(voc, harp, g) will revisit the band's anthems on the "Paddock Stage" at the San Diego County Fair in Del Mar, CA

We remember Camaron De La Isla. ‘El Cantaor’

This day (July 2, 1992), in Badalona, Spain, died José Monje Cruz a.k.a Camarón de la Isla, a flamenco cantor (singer).Tracklist : 1 . Sevillanas Gitanas 2 . w/ Tomatito Tangos - Malaga (1990) 3 . Alegrías (1988) 4 . w/ Paco de Lucia - Bulerias 5 . La Venta de Vargas (1988) 6 . Como El Agua (1987) 7 . Seguiriyas (1986) 8 . Volando voy Tracklist : La Leyenda del Tiempo . Como El Agua . Nana…

Candy Dulfer takes Funky Stuff to the beach (1993)

June 28, 1993 - Candy Dulfer and Funky Stuff - that is Uclo Bed (g), Dimitri Veltkamp (b), Iwan van Hetten (tp), Hans Eijkenaar (d), Carlo de Wijs(hammond), Bas van den Heuvel (kb), Wendell Morrison (voc), Sandy Kandau (voc) & Simone Roerade (voc) - "Veronica Music Beach" stops in Den Helder, The Netherlands

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…

Capitol begin the recording of ‘Nancy Wilson & Cannonball Adderley’ with Nat Adderley on Cornet and Joe Zawinul on Piano (1961)

'Nancy Wilson & Cannonball Adderley' is a studio album by Cannonball Adderley quintet with Nancy Wilson sitting in, recorded on June 27, 29 and August 23, 24, 1961 and released the same year by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Save Your Love For Me (Buddy Johnson) - 02:38 . 2.Teaneck (Nat Adderley) - 04:30 . 3.Never Will I Marry (Frank Loesser) - 02:16 . 4.I Can'T Get Started (Vernon Duke, Ira…