Chris Barber and band perform in Holland (2015)

April 24, 2015 - British trombonist Chris Barber performs with Mike"Magic" Henry (tp), Bert Brandsma (cl), Joe Farler (bj), Helge Lorenz (g), Jackie Flavelle (b) and Gregor Beck (dr) at Theater an der Blinke in Leer, Germany

We remember Chris Barber. ‘Barberism’

This day (March 2, 2021), in England, died Donald Christopher 'Chris' Barber, a British jazz and skiffle trombonistDigest Tracklist : Drinking Wine, Spo-De-O-Dee . w/ Lonnie Donegan – Just Good Fun . When You Wore A Tulip . Wild Cat Blues (2011) . Ice Cream (1997) . Tiger Rag (1996) . Hiawatha Rag (1990) . Take The A-Train . Buddy Boldens Blues (1984) . Momma Don’t Allow (Wood Green Jazz Club…

Chris Barber gets a trophy in Germany (2014)

July 21, 2014 - Chris Barber receives the German Jazz Trophy in Stuttgart then plays with his band that is Mike Henry (tp), Bert Brandsma (cl), Joe Farler (banjo), Jackie Flavelle (b), Gregor Beck (d), Pete Rudeforth (tp), Bob Hunt (tb), Richard Exall (bs, cl) and Amy Roberts (as, cl)

This week In Jazz Legends 25/52

Dexter Gordon, Horace Silver, The Bad Plus, Joshua Redman, Chris Barber, Joe Williams, Eddie Harris, Dave Holland, Quincy Jones, Lalo Schifrin, John Surman, Miles Davis, The Great Quartet

Happy Birthday Mick Taylor. ‘My Taylor Is Mick’

This day (January 17, 1949), in Welwyn Garden City, England, is born Mick Taylor, an English guitarist, ex-John Mayall's Bluesbreakers and ex-The Rolling Stones Tracklist : w/ Ron Wood - Shame Shame Shame (2013) . w/ The The Rolling Stones – Midnight Rambler (2012) . Live in France (2009) . w/ John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers – Oh, Pretty Woman (2003) . Can’t You Hear Me Knocking (1994) .…

Happy Birthday John Mayall. ‘More Room To Move’

This day (November 29, 1933), in Macclesfield, England, is born John Mayall, an English blues singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist.Digest Tracklist : Parchman Farm (2019) . (They Call It) Stormy Monday (2018) . Nature’s Disappearing (2017) . Drifting Blues (2015) . Room To Move . w/ Eric Clapton & The Bluesbreakers – I’M Tore Down ( 70Th Birthday ) . w/ Albert King – Stormy Monday…

Rod Stewart releases his fifth album : ‘Smiler’ featuring a duet with Elton John (1974)

Rod Stewart's 'Smiler' is his fifth solo album featuring a duet with Elton John and released on October 4, 1974 by Mercury Records.Track Listing : 1.Sweet Little Rock 'N' Roller (Chuck Berry) - 03:43 . 2.Lochinvar (Pete Sears) - 00:25 . 3.Farewell (Martin Quittenton, Rod Stewart) - 04:34 . 4.Sailor (Rod Stewart, Ronnie Wood) - 03:35 . 5.Bring It On Home To Me/You Send Me (Sam Cooke) - 03:57 .…

Eric, Mick et al celebrate John Mayall’s 70th birthday (2003)

July 19, 2003 - John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers celebrate John's 70th Birthday in Liverpool, England. Eric Clapton, Mick Taylor, Chris Barber .. are going to be there. John has not played with Eric in almost 40 years. Not to be missed!<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/John-Mayall-–-More-Room-To-Move-RVJ.jpg' alt='John Mayall - More Room To Move' width='190'…

Streets With A Name

From 'Fifty-First Street Blues' to 'West 42nd Street' , we have mixed 13 'Pure Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Street Names'. It has Bill Evans, Sonny Rollins, Jay McShan, Kenny Dorham and many more.

Lonnie and the Skiffle Invasion

Featuring Lonnie Donegan . Gamblin' Man . Cottonfield . Jimmy Page . Mama Don't Want To Skiffle Anymore . Ken Colyer . Old Riley . Nancy Whiskey . Chas McDevitt . Skiffle Group . Freight Train . Chris Barber . Over the new burying ground . London Philharmonic Skiffle Orchestra . The Quarrymen . Xstatix . Worried Men Skiffle Group . Glaubst i bin bled . Sonny Stewart And His Skiffle Kings Let Me…

J Records publish Alicia Keys’ debut album : ‘Songs in A Minor’ featuring ‘Fallin” (2001)

Alicia Keys' 'Songs in A Minor' is her debut studio album (featuring only one song 'Jane Doe' in the key of A minor) released on June 5, 2001 by J Records .1 . Girlfriend (2002 NBA All Star Weekend) 2 . How Come You Don't Call Me (Later With Jools Holland) 3 . How Come You Don't Call Me (Official HD Video) 4 . Fallin' (Official HD Video) 5 . Fallin (Manchester Cathedral) 6 . Troubles (Live) 7 .…

Capitol release Faith Evans’ fourth album : ‘The First Lady’ (2005)

Faith Evans' 'The First Lady' is her fourth studio album released on April 5, 2005 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Goin' Out (Pharrell Williams, Terrence Thornton) - 04:06 . 2.Again (Faith Evans, Carvin Haggins, Ivan Barias, Venus Dodson, Jerry Harris) - 03:18 . 3.I Don'T Need It (Faith Evans, Carvin Haggins, Ivan Barias, Dexter Wansel, Cynthia Biggs) - 03:48 . 4.Stop N Go (Faith Evans, Carvin…

We Remember McCoy Tyner. ‘Really McCoy?’

This day (March 6, 2020), in  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, died Alfred McCoy Tynerr, jazz pianist member of the John Coltrane Quartet before embracing a long solo career.Tracklist : w/ John Scofield - Fly with the wind (2018) . For All We Know (2012) . XXXI Cartagena Jazz Festival (2011) . Trailer For Guitars (2008) . Naima (2002) . w/ Joe Lovano - Live At Forte Di Bard (2010) . Giant Steps…

143 Records publish ‘Michael Bublé’, his eponymous and third album featuring ‘How Can You Mend a Broken Heart’ and ‘Kissing A Fool’ (2003)

'Michael Bublé' is his self-titled third studio album by Michael Bublé released on February 11, 2003 by 143 Records.Track Listing : 1.Fever (Eddie Cooley, Otis Blackwell) - 03:51 . 2.Moondance (Van Morrison) - 04:13 . 3.Kissing A Fool (George Michael) - 04:34 . 4.For Once In My Life (Ron Miller, Orlando Murden) - 02:32 . 5.How Can You Mend A Broken Heart (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb) - 03:54 .…

Cream release their fourth and final studio album : ‘Goodbye’ featuring ‘I’m So Glad,’ ‘Sitting on Top of the World’ and ‘Badge’ (1969)

Cream's 'Goodbye' is their fourth and final original studio album released on February 5, 1969 by Polydor.Track Listing : 1.I'M So Glad (Skip James) - 09:11 . 2.Politician (Jack Bruce, Pete Brown) - 06:19 . 3.Sitting On Top Of The World (Walter Vinson, Lonnie Chatmon, Chester Burnett) - 05:01 . 4.Badge (Eric Clapton', George Harrison) - 02:45 . 5.Doing That Scrapyard Thing (Jack Bruce, Pete Brown)…

Alicia Keys releases her second album : ‘The Diary of Alicia Keys’ featuring ‘You Don’t Know My Name,’ ‘If I Ain’t Got You’ and ‘Diary’…

'The Diary of Alicia Keys' feat. 'You Don't Know My Name' is her second studio album released on December 2, 2003 by J Records. Track Listing : 1.Harlem'S Nocturne (Alicia Keys) - 01:43 . 2.Karma (Kerry Brothers, Jr., Alicia Keys, Taneisha Smith) - 04:16 . 3.Heartburn (Alicia Keys, Tim Mosley, Walter Millsap Iii, Candice Nelson, Erika Rose) - 03:28 . 4.If I Was Your Woman/Walk On By (Gloria…

The Rolling Stones release their seventeenth album : ‘Undercover’ (1983)

The The Rolling Stones ' 'Undercover' is their seventeenth studio album released on November 7,1983 by The Rolling Stones Records. Track Listing : 1.Undercover Of The Night (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 04:31 . 2.She Was Hot (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 04:40 . 3.Tie You Up (The Pain Of Love) (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 04:16 . 4.Wanna Hold You (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 03:52…

Michael Bublé releases his sixth album : ‘Crazy Love’ (2009)

Michael Bublé's 'Crazy Love' is his sixth studio album released on October 9, 2009 by 143 Records..Track Listing : 1.Cry Me A River (Arthur Hamilton) - 04:14 . 2.All Of Me (Gerald Marks, Seymour Simons) - 03:07 . 3.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) - 03:08 . 4.Crazy Love (Van Morrison) - 03:31 . 5.Haven'T Met You Yet (Michael Bublé, Alan Chang, Amy Foster) - 04:05 . 6.All I Do…

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Aretha’ (1980)

Aretha Franklin's 'Aretha' is an album (her second album with this title) released in October 1980 by Arista Records.Track Listing : 1.Come To Me (Willard Eugene Price) - 03:42 . 2.I Can'T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) - 03:55 . 3.United Together (Phil Perry, Chuck Jackson) - 05:02 . 4.Take Me With You (Phil Perry, Terry Coleman, Chuck Jackson) - 04:05 . 5.Whatever It Is (Mark Gary, Eddie Setser,…

Mercury publish ‘Painted from Memory’ by Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach (1998)

'Painted from Memory' by Elvis Costello & Burt Bacharach is a collaboration alum released on September 29, 1998 by Mercury.Track Listing : 1.In The Darkest Place (Elvis Costello, Burt Bacharach) - 04:19 . 2.Toledo (Elvis Costello, Burt Bacharach) - 04:35 . 3.I Still Have That Other Girl (Elvis Costello, Burt Bacharach) - 02:46 . 4.This House Is Empty Now (Elvis Costello, Burt Bacharach) -…

OutKast release their fifth album : ‘Speakerboxxx/The Love Below,’ a double album featuring ‘Hey Ya!’ and ‘The Way You Move’ (2003)

OutKast's 'Speakerboxxx/The Love Below' feat. 'Hey Ya!' and 'The Way You Move' is their fifth studio album released as a double album on September 23, 2003, by LaFace Records.Track Listing : Speakerboxxx . 1.Intro - 01:29 . . 2.Ghetto Musick (André Benjamin, Antwan Patton, Kenny Gamble, Bunny Sigler) - 03:56 . . 3.Unhappy (Antwan Patton, David Sheats) - 03:19 . 4.Bowtie (Antwan Patton, Patrick…

Tom Waits finishes the recording of fifth studio album : ‘Foreign Affairs’ (1977)

Tom Waits 'Foreign Affairs' is his fifth studio album recorded between July 28 and August 15, 1977, with Bette Midler on one song and released in September 1977 By Asylum?Track Listing : 1.Cinny'S Waltz (Tom Waits) - 02:17 . 2.Muriel (Tom Waits) - 03:33 . 3.I Never Talk To Strangers (Tom Waits) - 03:38 . 4.Medley: Jack & Neal (Tom Waits) /California, Here I Come (Joseph Meyer, Al Jolson,…

Bill Evans records his last studio album : ‘We Will Meet Again’ (1979)

Bill Evans' 'We Will Meet Again' is his last studio album recorded on August 6–9, 1979 and released the same year by Warner Bros.Track listing : . 1.Comrade Conrad (Bill Evans) - 10:05 . 2.Laurie (Bill Evans) - 08:20 . 3.Bill's Hit Tune (Bill Evans) - 10:49 . 4.For All We Know (John Frederick Coots, Sam M. Lewis) – 3:37 . 5.Five (Bill Evans) - 09:10 . 6.Only Child (Bill Evans) - 10:47 .…

EMI publish D’Angelo’s debut album : ‘Brown Sugar’ featuring ‘Lady’ (1995)

D'Angelo's 'Brown Sugar' is his debut album (that was going to spend 65 weeks on the Billboard 200 chart) released on July 3, 1995 by EMI.Track Listing : 1.Brown Sugar (D'Angelo, Ali Shaheed Muhammed) - 04:22 . 2.Alright (D'Angelo) - 05:13 . 3.Jonz In My Bonz (D'Angelo, Angela Stone) - 05:56 . 4.Me And Those Dreamin' Eyes Of Mine (D'Angelo) - 04:46 . 5.Sh*T, Damn, Motherf*Cker (D'Angelo) - 05:14…

Me:nu Du Jour – July 1 in Music (EN.FR.ES)

>> EN FRANCAIS | >> EN ESPAÑOLTODAY We Listen To Donny Hathaway, The Band, Puff Daddy, Incognito, Maxwell, George Benson, Joe Pass, Bud Powell, Al Di Meola, Crowded House, Napalm Death We Celebrate Luther Vandross, Debbie Harry, Blondie, Willie Dixon, Missy Elliott, Herbie Mann, Dennis Brown We Watch Tito Puente, Carlos Santana, David Bowie, Yes, Joan Baez,…

Daddy It’s Warm Inside

From 'Warm December' to 'You Got To Feed The Fire' , we have mixed 17 'Jazz Ladies' tunes around the theme of 'Warmth, Fire and "Daddies"'. It has Eliane Elias, Patricia Barber, Melody Gardot, Julie London and many more.