Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie record ‘Bird & Diz’ for Clef Records (1950)

'Bird & Diz' by Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie is a studio album recorded (primarily) on June 6, 1950 with Thelonious Monk and Buddy Rich and released in 1952 by Clef.Track Listing : 1.Bloomdido (Charlie Parker) - 03:25 . 2.My Melancholy Baby (Ernie M. Burnett, George A. Norton) - 03:24 . 3.Relaxin' With Lee (Charlie Parker) - 02:47 . 4.Passport (Charlie Parker) - 03:00 . 5.Leap Frog…

Buddy Rich records ‘Richcraft’ with a big band arranged by Ernie Wilkins (1959)

Buddy Rich's 'Richcraft' is a studio big band album with arrangements by Ernie Wilkins, recorded on April 9–10, 1959 and released in 1959 by Mercury.Track Listing : 1.Indiana (Back Home Again In Indiana) (Ballard Macdonald, James F. Hanley) - 03:38 . 2.Richcraft (Ernie Wilkins) - 03:06 . 3.Sweets Tooth (Ernie Wilkins) - 04:01 . 4.Clap Hands! Here Comes Charley! (Ballard Macdonald, Joseph Meyer,…

We remember Buddy Rich. ‘My Buddy Was Rich’

This day (April 2, 1987), in Los Angeles, California, died Bernard 'Buddy' Rich, an American jazz drummer and bandleader.Digest Tracklist : Just In Time (1987 ) . Channel One Suite (1983) . The Carioca (1982) . Vs Animal - The Muppet Show (1980) . Norwegian Wood (1973) . Basically Blues (1970) . w/ Gene Krupa - Famous Drum Battle (1966) . w/ Jerry Lewis - Drum Solo Battle (1965) . Parkinson Last…

We remember Charlie Parker. ‘The Bird Flew Away’

This day (March 12, 1955), in New York City, New York, died Charles Parker, Jr. simply known as Charlie Parker, an American jazz saxophonist .Tracklist : Laughing At Coleman Hawkins . w/ Dizzy Gillespie - Hot House . The Charlie Parker Story . Charlie Parker documentary BBC . Tracklist : Ornithology . All The Things You Are . Now's the Time . Just Friends . Lover Man . A Night in Tunisia .…

Lionel Richie releases his tenth album : ‘Tuskegee’ recorded with country music artists (2012)

Lionel Richie's 'Tuskegee' is his tenth studio album recorded with different country music artists and released on March 5, 2012 by Mercury.Track Listing : 1.You Are (Lionel Richie, Brenda Harvey Richie) - 05:00 . 2.Say You, Say Me (Lionel Richie) - 05:09 . 3.Stuck On You (Lionel Richie) - 03:21 . 4.Deep River Woman (Lionel Richie) - 04:09 . 5.My Love (Lionel Richie) - 05:33 . 6.Dancing On The…

Keith Jarrett records ‘Treasure Island’ with Dewey Redman, Charlie Haden, Paul Motian & Danny Johnson (1974)

Keith Jarrett's 'Treasure Island' is his second album recorded on February 27-28, 1974 with Dewey Redman, Charlie Haden, Paul Motian & Danny Johnson and released the same year by Impulse!.Track Listing : 1.The Rich (And The Poor) (Keith Jarrett) - 09:24 . 2.Blue Streak (Keith Jarrett) - 02:35 . 3.Fullsuvollivus (Fools Of All Of Us) (Keith Jarrett) - 06:29 . 4.Treasure Island (Keith Jarrett)…

Happy Birthday Charles Musselwhite. ‘Here Comes Charlie!’

This day (January 31, 1944), in Kosciusko, Mississippi, is born Charles Douglas a.k.a. Charlie Musselwhite, an American electric blues harmonica player.Tracklist : w/ Buddy Guy - Hey Baby Jam (2019) . w/ Ben Harper - No Mercy In This Land (2018) . River hip Mama (2017) . Long Lean Lanky Mama (2015) . w/ Ben Harper - I'm In I'm Out And I'm Gone (2013) . w/ Cyndi Lauper - Just Your Fool (2010) .…

Stax publish ‘Get Up!’ a collaboration album by Charlie Musselwhite and Ben Harper (2013)

'Get Up!' by Charlie Musselwhite & Ben Harper is a collaboration album released on January 29, 2013 by Stax.Track Listing : 1.Don'T Look Twice (Ben Harper) - 03:12 . 2.I'M In, I'M Out, I'M Gone (Ben Harper, Jason Mozersky) - 04:36 . 3.We Can'T End This Way (Ben Harper) - 03:34 . 4.I Don'T Believe A Word You Say (Ben Harper) - 03:16 . 5.You Found Another Lover (I Lost Another Friend) (Ben…

Lionel Richie releases his second solo album : ‘Can’t Slow Down’ featuring ‘All night long’ and ‘Hello’ (1983)

Lionel Richie's 'Can't Slow Down' is his second solo album released on October 11, 1983 by Motown.Track Listing : 1.Can'T Slow Down (David Cochrane, Lionel Richie) – 04:43 . 2.All Night Long (All Night) (Lionel Richie) – 06:25 . 3.Penny Lover (Brenda Harvey Richie, Lionel Richie) – 05:35 . 4.Stuck On You (Lionel Richie) – 03:15 . 5.Love Will Find A Way (Greg Phillinganes, Lionel Richie) – 06:16 .…

Barbra Streisand releases ‘Partners,’ her thirty-fourth album featuring duets with Stevie Wonder, Michael Bublé, Billy Joel, John Legend, John Mayer, Andrea Bocelli, Lionel Richie and…

Barbra Streisand's 'Partners' is her thirty-fourth studio album devoted to vocal duets and released on September 16, 2014.Track Listing : 1.It Had To Be You (Gus Kahn, Isham Jones) - 04:23 . 2.People (Bob Merrill, Jule Styne) - 04:14 . 3.Come Rain Or Come Shine (Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen) - 04:11 . 4.Evergreen (Paul Williams, Barbra Streisand) - 03:14 . 5.New York State Of Mind (Billy Joel) -…

John Lee Hooker releases ‘The Healer’ recorded with Bonnie Raitt, Charlie Musselwhite, Los Lobos and Carlos Santana as guests (1989)

John Lee Hooker's 'The Healer' is an album featuring collaborations with Bonnie Raitt, Charlie Musselwhite, Los Lobos and Carlos Santana and released in September 1989 by Chameleon.Track listing : 1.The Healer (John Lee Hooker, Roy Rogers, Santana, Chester Thompson) - 05:36 . 2.I'm in the Mood (John Lee Hooker, Bernard Besman) - 04:30 . 3.Baby Lee (John Lee Hooker, James Bracken) - 03:43 .…

Me:nu Du Jour – July 2 in Music (EN.FR.ES)

>> EN FRANCAIS | >> EN ESPAÑOLTODAY We Listen To Isaac Hayes, Jacksons, Foreigner, Neil Young, Elvis Costello, Tom Petty, Milt Jackson, John Coltrane We Celebrate Camarón de la Isla, Ray Brown, Ahmad Jamal We Watch Ray Charles, Eric Burdon, Paco de Lucia, Santana, Al Jarreau, Chris Isaak, Nina Simone, R.E.M., David Gilmour, Roger Waters, U2, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Peter…

Mercury publish Lucinda Williams fifth album : ‘Car Wheels on a Gravel Road’ (1998)

Lucinda Williams' 'Car Wheels on a Gravel Road' is her fifth studio album featuring Steve Earle and Emmylou Harris as guests and released on June 30, 1998 by Mercury 1 . Right In Time (Austin, TX) 2 . Right in Time (1998-06-30) 3 . Car Wheels On A Gravel Road (Austin, TX) 4 . Car Wheels On A Gravel Road (Fox Theater, Oakland, CA, Nov. 2, 2019) 5 . otten (Fox Theater, Oakland, CA, Nov. 2, 2019) 6 .…

Interscope publish Brian Setzer Orchestra’s third album : ‘The Dirty Boogie’ (1998)

Brian Setzer Orchestra's 'The Dirty Boogie' is their third album released on June 23, 1998 by Interscope.1 . This Cat's On A Hot Tin Roof 2 . This Cat's On A Hot Tin Roof (Japan, 2001) 3 . THE DIRTY BOOGIE 4 . Let's Live It Up 5 . Sleepwalk 6 . Sleepwalk (Live) 7 . Jump Jive An' Wail 8 . Since I Don't Have You (Hard Rock Cafe) 9 . Since I Don't Have You 10 . As Long As I'm Singin 11 . As Long As…

Robert Palmer releases his ninth solo album : ‘Heavy Nova’ featuring ‘Simply Irresistible’ (1988)

Robert Palmer's 'Heavy Nova' is his ninth solo studio album released on June 22, 1988 by EMI.1 . Simply Irresistible (NYC - 1997) 2 . Simply Irresistible (on Letterman, 1988) 3 . Late Night with David Letterman (NBC 12/16/1988) 4 . She makes my day 5 . She Makes My Day (Royal Variety, Palladium ) 6 . Between Us (1988) 7 . Between Us (Royal Albert Hall) 8 . Tell Me I'm Not Dreaming 9 . Tell Me I'm…

Epic release Jamiroquai’s sixth album : ‘Dynamite’ (2005)

Jamiroquai's 'Dynamite' is their sixth studio album produced by Mike Spencer & leader Jay Kay and released on June 20, 2005 by Epic.1 . Feels Just Like It Should (Official Video) 2 . Seven Days In Sunny June 3 . 7 Days In Sunny June (Electric Proms) 4 . Electric Mistress 5 . Starchild (London 2005) 6 . Talullah (Chile 2013) 7 . (Don't) Give Hate a Chance 8 . Hot Tequila Brown (Sao Paulo,…

The Rolling Stones release ‘Emotional Rescue’ featuring ‘She’s So Cold’ (1980)

The Rolling Stones' 'Emotional Rescue' feat. 'She's So Cold' is their fifteenth studio album, released on June 20,1980 by Rolling Stones Records 1 . Dance (Pt.1) 2 . Let Me Go (From The Vault Hampton Coliseum 1981) 3 . Let Me Go (Tempe, Arizona '81) 4 . Emotional Rescue (Official Video) 5 . Emotional Rescue 6 . She's So Cold (Texas) 7 . All About You (Live 1997) 8 . All About You (Keith on…

Singing The Beach Boys

Zara Larsson, John Legend, John Paul White, The Secret Sisters, Badbadnotgood, Jonti, TeamChuck, Vanjah, Dwight Yoakam, Aimee Mann, Michael Penn, Red Sun Rising, Heart, Jubilant Sykes, Billy Joel, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Status Quo, Toni Tennille

RCA publish Elvis Presley’s ‘From Elvis in Memphis’ featuring ‘In the Ghetto’ (1969)

Elvis Presley's 'From Elvis in Memphis' feat. 'In the Ghetto' is his fifteenth studio album released on June 17, 1969 by RCA Records.1 . In The Ghetto (1969) 2 . In The Ghetto Track Listing : 1.Only The strong Survive (Jerry Butler, Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff) - 02:42 . 2.I'Ll Hold You In My Heart (Eddy Arnold, Thomas Dilbeck, Vaughan Horton) - 04:34 . 3.Long Black Limousine (Bobby George, Vern…

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 Wes Montgomery. ‘Once Upon A Time, Wes’

This day (June 15, 1968), in Indianapolis, Indiana, died John Leslie Montgomery a.k.a Wes Montgomery, an American jazz guitarist .Tracklist : 1 . Round Midnight 2 . Twisted Blues 3 . Windy (1967) 4 . There'S That Rainy Day 5 . Nica'S Dream (1965) 6 . Blues in F (1965) 7 . Impressions (1965) 8 . Full House Tracklist : Four On Six . Airegin . West Coast Blues . D-Natural Blues . Polka Dots and…

We remember Rory Gallagher. ‘Celtic Blues’

This day (June 14, 1995), in Cork, Ireland, died William Rory Gallagher, Irish singer and guitarist Tracklist : 1 . Sugar Mama (1969) 2 . What’s Going On (w/ Taste, Isle Of Wight Festival, 1970) 3 . For the Last Time (1971) 4 . Tore Down (1972) 5 . Tattoo'd Lady (1975) 6 . Bankers blues (1976) 7 . A million miles away (1977) 8 . Shadow play (1978) 9 . Do You Read Me (Rock Goes To College, 1979)…

Warner Bros. Chaka Khan’s sixth album : ‘Destiny’ (1986)

Chaka Khan's 'Destiny' is her sixth studio album released on June 14, 1986 by Warner Bros.1 . So Close (Live) Track Listing : 1.Love Of A Lifetime (David Gamson, Green Gartside) - 04:21 . 2.Earth To Mickey (Joshua Fried, Reggie Griffin, Arif Mardin, Charlie Singleton, Jeremy Wolff) - 05:37 . 3.Watching The World (John Lang, Richard Page, Steve George) - 04:44 . 4.The Other Side Of The World (B.…

Natalie Cole releases ‘Unforgettable… with Love,’ an album of standards performed by her father, Nat King Cole (1991)

Natalie Cole's 'Unforgettable… with Love' is an album featuring covers of standards performed by Natalie's father, Nat King Cole and released on June 11, 1991 by Elektra..1 . Route 66 (w/ Diana Krall) 2 . Mona Lisa, Smile (The Natalie Cole Special 1978) 3 . L.O.V.E. 4 . This can't be Love, Paper Moon 5 . That Sunday That Summer 6 . STRAIGHTEN UP 7 . Unforgettable Track Listing : 1.The Very…

The Rolling Stones release ‘Some Girls,’ their fourteenth album featuring ‘Miss You’ and ‘Beast of Burden’ (1978)

The Rolling Stones' 'Some Girls' feat. 'Miss You' and 'Beast of Burden' is their fourteenth (British) studio album released on June 9, 1978 by Rolling Stones Records. 1 . Miss You (Official Video) 2 . Miss You (Live, 1997) 3 . When The Whip Comes Down (Live) 4 . When The Whip Comes Down (Roundhay Park, Leeds, 1982) 5 . Just My Imagination (Beacon Theatre, New York, 2006) 6 . Some Girls 7 .…

Bob Dylan releases ‘Self Portrait,’ his tenth album (1970)

Bob Dylan's 'Self Portrait' is his tenth studio (and a double) album featuring mostly covers and released on June 8, 1970 by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.All The Tired Horses (Bob Dylan) - 03:12 . 2.Alberta #1 (Traditional) - 02:57 . 3.I Forgot More Than You'Ll Ever Know (Cecil A. Null) - 02:23 . 4.Days Of 49 (Alan Lomax, John Lomax, Frank Warner) - 05:27 . 5.Early Mornin' Rain (Gordon…

Billie Holiday records ‘Strange Fruit’ and more songs featured on the ‘Lady Sings The Blues’ album (1956)

Billie Holiday's 'Lady Sings the Blues' is an album recorded on June 6, 7, 1956 in New York City and September 3, 1954 in Los Angeles, produced by Norman Granz and released in December 1956 by Clef RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Lady Sings The Blues (Billie Holiday, Herbie Nichols) - 03:46 . 2.Trav'Lin' Light (Trummy Young, Jimmy Mundy, Johnny Mercer) - 03:08 . 3.I Must Have That Man (Dorothy Fields,…

We remember Stan Getz. ‘Getz à Go Go’

This day (June 6, 1991), in Malibu, California, died Stan Getz, an American jazz saxophone player who was known as The Sound. Tracklist : 1 . Lush Life (1983) 2 . Yours And Mine (1990) 3 . Blood Count (1989) 4 . Dream’S (1986) 5 . w/ Chet Baker - Airegin (1983) 6 . w/ Dizzy Gillespie - I Can'T Get Started (1978) 7 . Chega De Saudade (1976) 8 . A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square (1967) 9 . w/…

Concord Jazz publish George Benson’s ‘Inspiration: A Tribute to Nat King Cole’ (2013)

George Benson's 'Inspiration: A Tribute to Nat King Cole' is a studio album (featuring covers of Cole’s greatest songs) released on June 4, 2013 by Concord Jazz.1 . Route 66 2 . When I fall In Love (w/ Janey Clewer, Java Jazz Festival 2011) 3 . Unforgettable (Kongresshaus in Zurich 11.7.13) 4 . Medley (North Sea Jazz, 2009) 5 . Smile (North Sea Jazz, 2009) 6 . Straighten up and fly right 7 . I'm…

The Rolling Stones release ‘Still Life,’ a live album recorded during their previous year American Tour (1982)

The Rolling Stones' 'Still Life' is a live album recorded during the band's American Tour in 1981 and released on June 1, 1982 by Rolling Stones/Virgin.1 . Let's Spend The Night Together (Tempe, Arizona '81) 2 . Shattered (Tempe, Arizona '81) 3 . The Shattered (Hampton Coliseum , 1981) 4 . The Twenty Flight Rock (Hampton Coliseum, 1981) 5 . Twenty Flight Rock (Tempe, Arizona '81) 6 . The Going To…

Happy Birthday Gonzalo Rubalcaba. ‘Rubalcaba De Cuba’

This day (May 27, 1963), in Havana, Cuba, is born Gonzalo Rubalcaba, a Grammy Award-winning Cuban jazz pianist and composer.Digest Tracklist : Joy, Joie (2019) . Gitaneria (2018) . w/ Anna Maria Jopek - Twe Usta Klamia (2017) . Volcan Trio (2016) . Joao (2014) . Supernova (2012) . Promenade (1999) . Agua De Beber (1995) . Giant Steps (1992) . & Chick Corea – Inprovisation (1991) . Autumn…

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…

Blue Note publish Gregory Porter’s fourth album : ‘Take Me to the Alley’ (2016)

Gregory Porter's 'Take Me to the Alley' is his fourth studio album released on May 20, 2016 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Holding On (Guy William Lawrence, Howard Lawrence, James John Napier, Gregory Porter) - 05:02 . 2.Don’T Lose Your Steam (Gregory Porter) - 03:17 . 3.Take Me To The Alley (Gregory Porter) - 05:16 . 4.Day Dream (Craig Dawson, Gregory Porter) - 03:51 . 5.Consequence Of Love…

We Remember Elvin Jones. ‘Heavy Elvin’

This day (May 18, 2004), in Englewood, New Jersey, died Elvin Jones, an American jazz drummer.Digest Tracklist : Night In Tunisia (1999) . A Love Supreme (1997) . A Different Drummer (1/2) . A Different Drummer (2/2) . w/ Mccoytyner, Freddie Hubbard, Ron Carter (1982) . The Children/Merry-Go-Round (1973) . John Coltrane Quartet – My Favorite Things (1965) . John Coltrane Quartet With Eric Dolphy…

Happy Birthday Taj Mahal. ‘Senor Mahal’

This day (May 17, 1942), in Harlem, New York, is born Henry Saint Clair Fredericks a.k.a Taj Mahal, an American blues musician.Digest Tracklist : w/ Keb' Mo' - She Knows How To Rock Me (2018) . Corrina (2016) . Queen Bee (2015) . Diving Duck Blues (2013) . Checkin' Up On My Baby (2012) . Senor Blues (2010) . w/ The Phantom Blues Band - New York (2012) . If The River Was Whiskey (2008) . w/ Eric…

Ice-T releases his fourth album : ‘O.G. Original Gangster’ (1991)

Ice-T's 'O.G. Original Gangster' is his fourth studio album released on May 14, 1991 by SireTrack Listing : 1.Home Of The Bodybag - 02:12 . 2.First Impression - 00:45 . 3.Ziplock - 01:19 . 4.Mic Contract - 04:23 . 5.Mind Over Matter - 04:12 . 6.New Jack Hustler - 04:43 . 7.Ed - 01:10 . 8.Bitches 2 - 05:24 . 9.Straight Up Nigga - 03:43 . 10.O.G. Original Gangster - 04:43 . 11.The House - 00:57 .…

The Rolling Stones release their tenth album : ‘Exile on Main St.’ featuring ‘Tumbling Dice’ (1972)

The The Rolling Stones 'Exile on Main St.' feat. 'Tumbling Dice' is their tenth studio album produced by Jimmy Miller and released on May 12, 1972 by The Rolling Stones Records.Track Listing : 1.Rocks Off (Mick Jagger/ Keith Richards) - 04:31 . 2.Rip This Joint (Mick Jagger/ Keith Richards) - 02:22 . 3.Shake Your Hips (Slim Harpo) - 02:59 . 4.Casino Boogie (Mick Jagger/ Keith Richards) - 03:33 .…

Happy Birthday Steve Winwood

May 12, 1948 - Steve Winwood, English singer and musician, member of The Spencer Davis Group, Traffic and Blind Faith is 73. Happy Birthday Sir"Live from Madison Square Garden" by Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood is a live album released on May 19, 2009. >>"The London Howlin' Wolf Sessions" is an album recorded with Eric Clapton, Steve Winwood, Charlie Watts and Bill Wyman on May 2–7, 1970.…

Art Pepper records ‘Art Pepper + Eleven – Modern Jazz Classics’ with a big band conducted by Marty Paich (1959)

'Art Pepper + Eleven – Modern Jazz Classics' is an album recorded on March 12, 24 & May 12, 1959 with a jazz big band conducted and arranged by Marty Paich and released the same year by Contemporary.Track Listing : 1.Move (Denzil Best) - 03:26 . 2.Groovin' High (Dizzy Gillespie) - 03:22 . 3.Opus De Funk (Horace Silver) - 03:13 . 4.'Round Midnight (Bernie Hanighen, Thelonious Monk, Cootie…

Red Hot Chili Peppers release ‘Stadium Arcadium,’ their ninth album featuring ‘Dani California’ (2006)

Red Hot Chili Peppers's 'Stadium Arcadium' is their ninth studio album, produced by Rick Rubin, featuring 'Dani California' and released on May 9, 2006 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.Dani California (Red Hot Chili Peppers) - 04:42 . 2.Snow (Hey Oh) (Red Hot Chili Peppers) - 05:35 . 3.Charlie (Red Hot Chili Peppers) - 04:37 . 4.Stadium Arcadium (Red Hot Chili Peppers) - 05:15 . 5.Hump De Bump…