Sonny Rollins records ‘Plus Four’ with trumpeter Clifford Brown (1956)

Sonny Rollins' 'Plus Four' is an album (also titled '3 Giants!') recorded March 22, 1956 with pianist Richie Powell and trumpeter Clifford Brown and released the same year by Prestige.Track Listing : 1.Valse Hot (Sonny Rollins) - 08:36 . 2.Kiss And Run (Sam Coslow) - 07:08 . 3.I Feel A Song Coming On (Dorothy Fields, Jimmy Mchugh, George Oppenheimer) - 05:13 . 4.Count Your Blessings (Instead…

Little Richard releases his debut album : ‘Here’s Little Richard’ featuring ‘Long Tall Sally’ and ‘Tutti Frutti’ (1957)

Little Richard's 'Here's Little Richard' is his debut album featuring 'Long Tall Sally' and 'Tutti Frutti,' produced by Bumps Blackwell and released on March 4, 1957 by Specialty Track Listing : 1.Tutti Frutti (Richard Penniman, Dorothy Labostrie, Joe Lubin) - 02:25 . 2.True, Fine Mama (Richard Penniman) - 02:43 . 3.Can'T Believe You Wanna Leave (Leo Price) - 02:28 . 4.Ready Teddy (Robert…

Eric Dolphy records ‘Out to Lunch!’ with Freddie Hubbard, Bobby Hutcherson, Richard Davis & Tony Williams (1964)

Eric Dolphy's 'Out to Lunch!' is an album recorded on February 25, 1964, with Freddie Hubbard, Bobby Hutcherson, Richard Davis and Tony Williams and released in September 1964 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Hat And Beard (Eric Dolphy) - 08:24 . 2.Something Sweet, Something Tender (Eric Dolphy) - 06:02 . 3.Gazzelloni (Eric Dolphy) - 07:22 . 4.Out To Lunch (Eric Dolphy) - 12:06 . 5.Straight Up And…

Helen Merrill records with Clifford Brown ‘Helen Merrill,’ her eponymous debut album for Emarcy (1955)

'Helen Merrill' is her eponymous debut studio album recorded on December 22-24, 1954, with Clifford Brown and released in 1955 by Emarcy.Track Listing : 1.Don'T Explain (Arthur Herzog Jr., Billie Holiday) - 05:08 . 2.You'D Be So Nice To Come Home To (Cole Porter) - 04:17 . 3.What'S New? (Johnny Burke, Bob Haggart) - 04:56 . 4.Falling In Love With Love (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 03:52 .…

Happy Birthday Keith Richards. ‘Keith On My List’

This day (December 18, 1943), in Dartford, Kent, England, is born Keith Richards, English guitarist, singer-songwriter, co-founder of The The Rolling StonesTracklist : Around & Around (w/ The The Rolling Stones, 1964) . Mick Jagger & Keith Richards sing The Stones and The Beatles (1965) . Get Off of My Cloud (w/ The The Rolling Stones, (1967) . Jumpin’ Jack Flash (w/ The The Rolling…

Sarah Vaughan records ‘Sarah Vaughan with Clifford Brown’ for Emarcy (1954)

Sarah Vaughan with Clifford Brown' is an album also known as 'Sarah Vaughan,' recorded on December 18, 1954 and released in 1955 by Emarcy.Track Listing : 1.Lullaby Of Birdland (George Shearing, George David Weiss) - 04:06 . 2.April In Paris (Vernon Duke, E.Y. Yip Harburg) - 06:26 . 3.He'S My Guy (Gene De Paul, Don Raye) - 04:17 . 4.Jim (Caesar Petrillo, Edward Ross, Nelson Shawn) - 05:56 .…

This month In ’60s Throwback’ 03/12

The Beach Boys, Johnny Rivers, Cliff Richard, The Shadows, The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin, Joni Mitchell, Ray Charles, The Temptations, Led Zeppelin, Bee Gees, Tim Buckley

Robert, Paul, Eric, Phil et al play Knebworth (1990)

June 30, 1990 - Tears for Fears, Cliff Richard & The Shadows, Phil Collins, Paul McCartney, Status Quo, Eric Clapton, Dire Straits, Elton John, Robert Plant, Jimmy Page, Genesis, Pink Floyd. They all take part in the concert at Knebworth Park in England

Happy Birthday Sir Elton John. ‘Rocket John (It Still Is A Long Long Time)’

This day (March 25, 1947), in Pinner, Middlesex, England, is born Reginald Kenneth Dwight better known as Elton John, English singer, composer and pianistDigest Tracklist : Your Song (BBC, 1970) . Levon (BBC, 11971) . Rocket Man (Royal Festival Hall, 1972) . Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (TOTP, 1973) . Daniel (Watford, 1974) . Pinball Wizard (Dodger Stadium, 1975) . Don't Go Breaking My Heart (w/…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°129 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Cliff Richard, Phil Fearon . Galaxy, Howard Jones, Bryan Adams, Paul Young, Julio Iglesias, Pretenders, Phil Collins, Chicago, Bonnie Tyler, REO Speedwagon, Ann Wilson . Robin ZanderThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (11/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°135 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Sash!, Adventures Of Stevie V, Technotronic, . People, Gat Decor, The Gap Band, Marxman, DJ Kool, Cliff Richard, MN8, . UNLIMITED, Robert MilesThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (11/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'Music For The Dancers' .…

Hip-Hop & Soul N°120 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Sash!, Adventures Of Stevie V, Technotronic, . People, Gat Decor, The Gap Band, Marxman, DJ Kool, Cliff Richard, MN8, . UNLIMITED, Robert MilesThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (11/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'Music For The Dancers' .…

Happy Birthday David Gilmour. ‘Gilmour Toujours!’

This day (March 6, 1946), in Cambridge, England, is born David Jon Gilmour, simply known as David Gilmour, English artist who became a member of Pink Floyd in replacement of Syd BarrettTracklist : Remember a Day (w/ Pink Floyd, 1968) . Astronomy Domine (w/ Pink Floyd, 1970) . Echoes (w/ Pink Floyd, Pompei) . Young Lust (w/ Pink Floyd, The Wall Live, 1980) . Until We Sleep (The Tube,1984) .…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°110 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Taylor Dayne, Haircut 100, Pat Benatar, Bucks Fizz, Simply Red, Madness, Roy Orbison, Cliff Richard, Tiffany, Meat Loaf, T'Pau, The BanglesThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (07/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'L'Amour Toujours' . Vintage 80s…

As we wish, today, Pink Floyd’s drummer Nick Mason a ‘Happy Birthday,’ the day is perfect for a ‘Pink Floyd at their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, English drummer Nicholas Berkeley Mason simply known as Nick Mason a 'Happy Birthday,' the time has come to list the 'BESTS' of his band : Pink Floyd CREDITSPhoto : Mark CullenAudio : Wish You Were Here . Money . Comfortably Numb . Time . The Great Gig in the Sky . Us and Them . Hey You . On the Run . Brain Damage . Eclipse . Video : Another Brick In The Wall . Wish You Were…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°85 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Cliff Richard, Nana Mouskouri, Barry Manilow, Jim Diamond, The Icicle Works, The Flying Pickets, Joe Jackson, Marvin Gaye, Howard Jones, Imagination, YazooThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week but in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more…

Happy Birthday Jimmy Page. ‘Master Riffer’

This day (January 9, 1944), in Heston, Middlesex, England, is born James Patrick 'Jimmy' Page, an English guitarist and founder of Led Zeppelin.Tracklist : Young Age! . Blow-Up Movie (w/ the Yardbirds, 1967) . Heart Full of Soul (w/ the Yardbirds, 1968) . Babe I'm Gonna Leave You (w/ Led Zeppelin, 1969) . Live at Madison Square Garden (w/ Led Zeppelin, 1973) . Whole Lotta Love (w/ Led Zeppelin,…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°292 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Olivia Newton-John, Phil Collins, Lionel Richie, Elvis Costello . The Attractions, Cliff Richard, Tears For Fears, Tina Turner, Randy Crawford, U2, Billy Joel, John Benitez, The TouristsThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (01/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°283 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Céline Dion, Cher, Diana Ross, Cliff Richard, Firehouse, Whitney Houston, N~Trance, All Saints, Roxette, Rod Stewart, EYC, Kylie Minogue They are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (51/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Céline Dion . All By Myself Lyrics…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°272 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Natalie Cole, Peter Gabriel, Freddie Jackson, Eurythmics, Hanoi Rocks, Freeez, . Flock Of Seagulls, Blancmange, Inner City, George Michael, Isley Jasper Isley, Cliff Richard They are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (47/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 .…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°260 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Andrew Lloyd Webber, Sarah Brightman, Cliff Richard, Cocteau Twins, Gwen Guthrie, Bill Medley, Jennifer Warnes, Belinda Carlisle, Billy Idol, Shakin' Stevens, ABBA, Simply Red, UB40, Barry White, Madonna They are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (44/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°254 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Neil Diamond, Olivia Newton John . Cliff Richard, Sheena Easton, Bryan Adams, Mica Paris, Gilbert O'Sullivan, The Outfield, Milli Vanilli, Ray Parker Jr., Billy Ocean, Sade, Bryan Ferry They are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (43/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°252 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Fiona Apple, Barbra Streisand, Vince Gill, Wet Wet Wet, Steps, Tina Turner, Westlife, Cliff Richard, Spice Girls, Tom Petty, Culture Club, Erasure, Vanessa Paradis They are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (43/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Fiona Apple .…

As we remember today Rick Parfitt on his Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Status Quo At Their Bests’ post

As we remember, today, English singer & songwriter Rick Parfitt on his Birthday,' the time has come to list the 'BESTS' of his band : Status Quo CREDITSPhoto : Christophe LosbergerAudio : In The Army Now . Whatever You Want . Rockin' All Over the World . Pictures Of Matchstick Men . Down Down . Caroline . Roll Over Lay Down . Paper Plane . The Wanderer . What You're Proposing . Video :…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°236 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Elton John, Madonna, Howard Jones, Cliff Richard, New Order . Chris De Burgh, Kajagoogoo, The Cure, Sting, Malcolm McLaren, Queen, Cyndi LauperThey are the performers of twelve vintage amusing, puzzling and sometimes shocking videos of songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (37/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist…

Happy Birthday Roger Waters. ‘Waters Music’

This day (September 6, 1943), in Great Bookham, Surrey, England, is born George Roger Waters , English singer, bassist and songwriter, co-founder of Pink Floyd Digest Tracklist : Interstellar Overdrive (w/ Pink Floyd & Frank Zappa) . Atom Heart Mother (w/ Pink Floyd, 1970) . Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun (w/ Pink Floyd, 1971) . Another Brick In The Wall (w/ Pink Floyd, 1980) .…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°225 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Roberta Flack . Peabo Bryson, Phil Collins, Abba, Princess, Stevie Wonder, Gladys Knight . The Pips, Tears For Fears, New Edition, Kim Wilde, Cliff Richard, Sade, UB40 They are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (35/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Roberta…

Singing (or Playing) With Van Morrison

Van Morrison, whose birthday is today . Happy Birthday BTW . has duetted with . myriad of singers or musicians of all genres. We have selected ten individuals and three bands.They are Chet Baker, Cliff Richard, Bob Dylan . Ray Charles, Tom Jones, Jeff Beck, Mark Knopfler, The Chieftains, Candy Dulfer, John Lee Hooker, Them, The Band, Michael Bublé Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

As we wish Mark Knopfler a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Dire Straits at their bests’ post

As we wish, today, English singer and guitarist Mark Knopfler a Happy 71th Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Dire Straits CREDITSPhoto : Victor SchiferliAudio : Sultans of Swing . Money for Nothing . Walk of Life . Brothers in Arms . Romeo and Juliet . So Far Away . Tunnel of Love . Your Latest Trick . Private Investigations . Lady Writer . Video : Sultans Of Swing…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°214 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Michael Jackson, Van Halen, The Lotus Eaters, Cheap Trick, Chris De Burgh, Simply Red, The Psychedelic Furs, Vixen, Transvision Vamp, Kelly Marie, Cliff Richard, Ultravox They are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (32/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Michael…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°198 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Bucks Fizz, Cliff Richard, Madonna, Julio Iglesias, Diana Ross, Bruce Springsteen, Samantha Fox, Billy Idol, Transvision Vamp, Swing Out Sister, Bob Marley . The Wailers, Womack . Womack, Joy Division They are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (28/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

‘Strictly Live’ New Music Videos N°13

Charlie Wilson . Smokey Robinson, Sheryl Crow, Sir Cliff Richard, Liam Gallagher, Foo Fighters, Jon Pardi, Seasick Steve, Kurt Vile, Ane Brun, KAYE, This Is The Kit, Isabel SörlingThey are the artists that we have spotted, these past days, performing live on TV shows or YouTube channels Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Charlie Wilson . Smokey Robinson . All…

What’d I Say

Starting and ending with 'What'd I Say' made famous by Ray Charles, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Shirelles, Howling Wolf & The Wolf Gang, Etta James, Cliff Richard and many more.

Everyday People

Starting and ending with 'Everyday People' made famous by  Sly and the Family Stone, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Bill Withers, Peggy Lee, Dionne Warwick, Natalie Cole and many more.