Motown publish Syreeta Wright’s ‘Stevie Wonder Presents: Syreeta,’ her second album (1974)

Syreeta Wright's 'Stevie Wonder Presents: Syreeta' is her second album released on June 19, 1974 by Motown.1 . YOUR KISS IS SWEET (1989, London) 2 . Heavy Day (1974) Track Listing : 1.I'M Goin' Left (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) - 03:36 . 2.Spinnin' And Spinnin' (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) - 04:21 . 3.Your Kiss Is Sweet (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) - 04:31 . 4.Come And Get This Stuff…

Joni Mitchell releases ‘Mingus,’ a collaboration album with Charles Mingus (1979)

Joni Mitchell's 'Mingus' is her tenth studio album recorded in collaboration with Charles Mingus and released on June 13, 1979 by Asylum.1 . The Dry Cleaner from Des Moines 2 . God Must Be A Boogie Man (London 1983) Track Listing : 1.Happy Birthday 1975 (Rap) (Joni Mitchell) - 0:57 . 2.God Must Be A Boogie Man (Joni Mitchell) - 04:35 . 3.Funeral (Rap) (Joni Mitchell) - 01:07 . 4.A Chair In The…

We remember Benny Goodman. ‘Such A Goodman’

This day (June 13, 1986), in New York City, died Benjamin David Goodman a.k.a Benny Goodman, an American jazz and swing musician, clarinetist and bandleader.Tracklist : 1 . Blue Room (1985) 2 . Sweet Lorraine / Limehouse Blues (1982) 3 . Body And Soul (1980) 4 . w/ George Benson - Salute to John Hammond (1975) 5 . In Musikhalle Hamburg Germany (1973) 6 . Moonglow (1972) 7 . w/ Jack Duffy &…

‘Fania All-Stars – Live In Puerto Rico’ celebrate Fania Records 30th anniversary (1994)

'Fania All-Stars - Live In Puerto Rico' is a reunion, on June 11, 1994, of most of the Fania All-Stars key members to celebrate Fania Records 30th anniversary. 1 . Fania All Stars (w/ Celia Cruz, Live in Puerto Rico) 2 . Puerto Rico/Adoracion Medley (Puerto Rico, 1994) 3 . Descarga Fania (Puerto Rico, 1994) 4 . Borinquen Tiene Montuno (Puerto Rico, 1994) 5 . Busca Lo Tuyo (Puerto Rico, 1994) 6 .…

Arturo Sandoval releases ‘Trumpet Evolution’ (2003)

Arturo Sandoval's 'Trumpet Evolution' is an album ('a journey through the great trumpeters from jazz's and orchestral music's past') released on May 6, 2003 by Crescent Moon/Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Dipper Mouth Blues (King Oliver) - 02:15 . 2.When It'S Sleepy Time Down South (Clarence Muse, Otis Rene, Leon René) - 03:02 . 3.At The Jazz Band Ball (Edwin Bransford "Daddy" Edwards, Edwin Edwards,…

ATCO release ‘Donny Hathaway,’ his second album produced by Jerry Wexler (1971)

'Donny Hathaway' is his eponymous second studio album Released on April 2, 1971 by ATCOTrack Listing : 1.Giving Up (Van Mccoy) - 06:20 . 2.A Song For You (Leon Russell) - 05:25 . 3.Little Girl (Billy Preston) - 04:47 . 4.He Ain'T Heavy, He'S My Brother (Bob Russell, Bobby Scott) - 05:55 . 5.Magnificent Sanctuary Band (Dorsey Burnette) - 04:24 . 6.She Is My Lady (George S. Clinton) - 05:33 . 7.I…

Deutsche Grammophon publish Anoushka Shankar ninth album ‘Land Of Gold’ (2016)

Anoushka Shankar's 'Land of Gold' is her ninth album featuring collaborations with M.I.A., Vanessa Redgrave & Alev Lenz and released on April 1, 2016 by Deutsche Grammophon.Track Listing : 1.Boat To Nowhere (Anoushka Shankar) - 05:46 . 2.Secret Heart (Anoushka Shankar) - 05:17 . 3.Jump In (Cross The Line) (Anoushka Shankar) - 02:55 . 4.Dissolving Boundaries (Anoushka Shankar) - 05:16 . 5.Land…

Tamla release Smokey Robinson’s ‘A Quiet Storm’ (1975)

Smokey Robinson's 'A Quiet Storm' is an album rReleased on March 26, 1975 by Tamla.Track Listing : 1.Quiet Storm (Smokey Robinson) - 07:47 . 2.The Agony And The Ecstasy (Smokey Robinson) - 04:43 . 3.Baby That'S Backatcha (Smokey Robinson) - 03:36 . 4.Wedding Song (Smokey Robinson) - 03:20 . 5.Happy – Love Theme From Lady Sings The Blues (Smokey Robinson, Michel Legrand)- 07:05 . 6.Love Letters…

Aretha Franklin releases her twelfth album : ‘I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You’ featuring ‘Respect’ (1967)

Aretha Franklin's 'I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You' feat. 'Respect. is her twelfth studio album released on March 10, 1967 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Respect (Otis Redding) - 02:29 . 2.Drown In My Own Tears (Henry Glover) - 04:07 . 3.I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You) (Ronnie Shannon) - 02:51 . 4.Soul Serenade (Curtis Ousley, Luther Dixon) - 02:39 . 5.Don'T Let Me Lose This Dream…

Kenny Burrell records ‘Midnight Blue’ with Stanley Turrentine and Ray Barretto (1963)

Kenny Burrell's 'Midnight Blue' is an album (and one of his best-known) recorded on January 8, 1963 with Stanley Turrentine & Ray Barretto among others and released in 1963 By Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Chitlins Con Carne (Kenny Burrell) - 05:30 . 2.Mule (Kenny Burrell, Major Holley, Jr.) - 06:56 . 3.Soul Lament (Kenny Burrell) - 02:43 . 4.Midnight Blue (Kenny Burrell) - 04:02 . 5.Wavy…

Whitney Houston releases her third album : ‘I’m Your Baby Tonight’ featuring next to the title track ‘All the Man That I Need’ and ‘Miracle’ (1990)

Whitney Houston's 'I'm Your Baby Tonight' is the third studio album released on November 6, 1990 by Arista Records.Track Listing : 1.I'M Your Baby Tonight (L.A. Reid, Babyface) - 05:01 . 2.My Name Is Not Susan (Eric Foster White) - 04:40 . 3.All The Man That I Need (Dean Pitchford, Michael Gore) - 04:11 . 4.Lover For Life (Sam Dees) - 04:49 . 5.Anymore (L.A. Reid, Babyface) - 04:24 . 6.Miracle…

On TV today, the Orignal Benny Goodman Quartet (1972)

October 23, 1972 - The Orginal Benny Goodman Quartet - that is Benny Goodman (cl), Lionel Hampton (vb), Gene Krupa (d), Teddy Wilson (p) and George Duvivier (b)- performs for the first time on television at Philharmonic Hall, Lincoin Center in New York City

We remember Gene Krupa. ‘Be-Bop-A-Krupa’

This day (October 16, 1973), in Yonkers, New York, died Gene Krupa, an American jazz and big band drummer.Digest Tracklist : Big Noise From Winnetka (1967) . w/ Papa Joe Jones - Documentary . w/ Buddy Rich - Drum Battle (1966) . Lover & Leave Us Leap . w/ Anita O'Day - Let Me Off Uptown . Let Me Off Uptown (1941) . The Benny Godman Big Band - Sing, Sing, Sing (1937) . Gene Krupa Top 10 : Drum…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°261 – New Music Videos

Mayer Hawthorne, COIN, Hembree, Tank And The Bangas, The Greeting Committee, Magdalena Bay, Powfu, Nervo, The Velveteers, Tainy, Bad Bunny, Julieta Venegas, Dust Mountain, ArcaThey are the performers of twelve brand new videos that amused, puzzled and sometimes shocked us, these past days. Beware possibly NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Mayer Hawthorne…

Suede release their second album : ‘Dog Man Star’ featuring ‘We Are the Pigs’ (1994)

Suede's 'Dog Man Star' is their second album (the last with guitarist Bernard Butler) released on October 10, 1994 by Nude Records. Track Listing : 1.Introducing The Band (Brett Anderson) - 02:38 . 2.We Are The Pigs (Brett Anderson) - 04:19 . 3.Heroine (Brett Anderson) - 03:22 . 4.The Wild Ones (Brett Anderson) - 04:50 . 5.Daddy'S Speeding (Brett Anderson) - 05:22 . 6.The Power (Brett Anderson) -…

Tori Amos releases ‘Strange Little Girls’ featuring covers of songs written and originally performed by men (2001)

Tori Amos' 'Strange Little Girls' is a concept (covers of songs written and originally performed by men) album released on September 18, 2001 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.New Age (Lou Reed) - 04:37 . 2.'97 Bonnie & Clyde (Marshall Mathers, Jeff Bass, Mark Bass) - 05:46 . 3.Strange Little Girl (Brian Duffy, Dave Greenfield, Hans Wärmling, Hugh Cornwell, Jean-Jacques Burnel) - 03:50 . 4.Enjoy…

New Animated Music Videos N°57

Tokimonsta, Bastille, Aliados Cp, Silverbacks, The Midnight . Escape Plan, Super Furry Animals, Goat, Spencer Cullum's Coin Collection, Myles Kennedy, Steve Gunn, Steve Hackett, Saint Punk They are the performers of the (animated only) music videos that caught, these past days, our interest and musical or visual liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 .…

DiscReet publish ‘Over-Nite Sensation,’ Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention’s seventeenth album (1973)

'Over-Nite Sensation' by Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention is their seventeenth studio album released on September 7, 1973 by DiscReetTrack listing : 1.Camarillo Brillo (Frank Zappa) - 04:01 . 2.I'm the Slime (Frank Zappa) - 03:35 . 3.Dirty Love (Frank Zappa) - 03:00 . 4.Fifty-Fifty (Frank Zappa) - 06:08 . 5.Zomby Woof (Frank Zappa) - 05:11 . 6.Dinah-Moe Humm (Frank Zappa) - 06:05 .…

We remember Lionel Hampton. ‘Good Old Vibes’

This day (August 31, 2002), in New York City, New York, died Lionel Hampton, a jazz vibraphonist, pianist, percussionist and bandleaderDigest Tracklist : Sing Sing Sing (1990) . Hamp’s Boogie (1988) . Hey! Ba Ba Re Bop (1982) . w/ Benny Goodman Quartet – Avalon . Cute (1965) . Flying Home (1957) . Jam Session (1953) . Ding Dong Baby (1956) . Tracklist : Flying Home . On The Sunny Side Of The…

Solomon Burke releases ‘Don’t Give Up on Me’ produced by Joe Henry (2002)

Solomon Burke's 'Don't Give Up on Me' is a studio album released on July 23, 2002.Track Listing : 1.Don'T Give Up On Me (Dan Penn, Carson Whitsett, Hoy Lindsey) - 03:45 . 2.Fast Train (Van Morrison) - 05:43 . 3.Diamond In Your Mind (Tom Waits, Kathleen Brennan) - 04:24 . 4.Flesh And Blood (Joe Henry) - 06:07 . 5.Soul Searchin' (Brian Wilsonandy Paley) - 03:59 . 6.Only A Dream (Van Morrison) -…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°195 – New Music Videos

JC Stewart, Jax Anderson, Carlos Feria, Bruce Melodie, Nika Turković, Dadju, Anitta, Lany, Gashi, Anthony Ramos, Papi Hans, . Flock Of Seagulls, Yuvraaj Hans, Silver Coin They are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide love songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . JC Stewart . Loud Lyrics >>…

Animated New Music Videos N°27

Gautier Capuçon, Frank Sinatra, Keaton Henson, The Pretty Reckless, Cavetown, Luh Lívia, Carlos Blanco, FUZZ, COIN, Kurt Baker, USS, Run The Jewels are the performers of the (animated only) music videos that caught, these past days, our interest and musical or visual liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Gautier Capuçon . Einaudi: Una Mattina More by the…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ Special New Music Videos N°53

Kenia OS, Tom Rosenthal, Curtis Waters, French Cassettes, Jacob Banks, The Green Child, Shooglenifty, Skegss, Rich Aucoin, Dad Feels, The Kid LAROI, La Vida Bohème are the performers of twelve brand new videos that amused, puzzled and sometimes shocked us, these past days. Beware (possibly) NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Kenia OS . Tsunami More by the…

Jazzin’Around Giant Steps

Starting and ending with John Coltrane's composition 'Giant Steps', we have mixed 18 'Jazz with some Soul and a slice of Rock' tunes around the theme of 'John Coltrane'. It has Stan Getz, Louis Prima, Ella Fitzgerald, The Mar-Keys and many more.

Jazzin’Around Little Red Rooster

Starting and ending with Willie Dixon's composition 'Little Red Rooster', we have mixed 18 'Pure Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Willie Dixon'. It has Buddy Guy & Junior Wells, Roscoe Holcomb, Frank Hovington, James Brown 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.

My Girl

Starting and ending with 'My Girl' made famous by The Temptations, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Bobby Rydell, The Righteous Brothers, The Shangri-Las, Eddie Floyd and many more.

Loony Jazz Tunes

From 'Frenesi' to 'I'm Crazy 'Bout My Baby (and My Baby's Crazy 'Bout Me)' , we have mixed 16 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Craziness'. "Loony Jazz Tunes" has Stan Getz, Tito Puente, Billy May, Nat King Cole and many more.

Come Fly With Sammy (Cahn)

From 'Its Been A Long Long Time' to 'The Things We Did Last Summer', we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Sammy Cahn'. It has Mario Lanza, Four Aces, Poncho Sanchez, Bing Crosby and many more.

Boys Get The Blues, Girls Too

From 'Blues Boy s Tone' to 'Little Girl Won't Quit', we have mixed 18 'Strictly Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Boys & Girls'. It has Johnnie Taylor, Roosevelt Sykes, Memphis Minnie, John Primer and many more.

Happy Thai Luk Thung

Featuring Toom Janokrong . Pleng . Wai Poth . Thai Luktung . Got Jakrapun . Ruk Mae Mai . Mon Rak Luk Thung . Mae Roi Jai . Glathae . Ma La Woei . Looknok Supaporn . Koon Lum Yai . Duangta Kongthong . Yahk jur kon jing jai . Surapol . Sip.Hook Pee . Kratae . Perd jai sao tae

Indian Flutes

Featuring Indian Flute . Tagaram . Praful . Gs Rajan . Raga Amritavarshini . Raga Shivranjani . Bansuri . G.S. Sachdev . Dhun . Folk . Kalai Gnyanam Arul Vaaye . Pravin . Jagannath . Tabla . Jugalbandhi . Algoja Rajasthan . Deepak Ram . Anindo Chatterjee . Raga Jog . Hariprasad Chaurasia . Karnatic . T.R.Mahalingam . Carnatic

Funky Saxophones

Featuring Karl Denson . The Greyboy Allstars . Left Coast Boogaloo . Sunday Driver . Richard Tee . Lenny Picket . Maceo Parker . Baby Knows . Doc Kupka . The Funky Doctor . Tower Of Power . Stroke '75 . Brass Construction . Get Up . Kevin C. . Bunny Slap . Funky Sax

Irish Love Ballads

Featuring She Moved Through The Fair . The High Kings . The Black Velvet Band . Luke Kelly . Raglan Road . Cerys Matthews . The Galway Shawl . Strange Glue . Orthodox Celts . Star Of The County Down . Celtic Woman . My Lagan Love . Clare To Here . Paddy Reilly . Benjamin Wetherill . The Flower Of Maherally . Mothers Of Intention . Her Mantle So Green . Sinead O'Connor . I Am Stretched On Your…

Honky Tonk Men And Women

Featuring Kitty Wells . It Wasnt God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels . Ernest Tubb . Walking the Floor Over You . Webb Pierce . In the Jailhouse Now . Hank Locklin . Country Hall Of Fame . Lefty Frizzell . She 'S Gone Gone Gone . George Jones . White Lightning . Hank Williams . Hey Good Lookin' . Hank Thompson . Whoa Sailor . Jean Shepard . Hello Old Broken Heart .