Creedence Clearwater Revival release their second album : ‘Bayou Country’ featuring ‘Proud Mary’ and ‘Born on the Bayou’ (1969)

Creedence Clearwater Revival's 'Bayou Country' is their second studio album produced by frontman John Fogerty and released on January 5, 1969 by Fantasy Records1 . Born On The Bayou (Woodstock) 2 . Proud Mary (Live) 3 . Proud Mary Track Listing : 1.Born On The Bayou (John Fogerty) - 05:16 . 2.Bootleg (John Fogerty) - 03:03 . 3.Graveyard Train (John Fogerty) - 08:37 . 4.Good Golly, Miss Molly…

Fantasy Records publish Creedence Clearwater Revival’s sixth album : ‘Pendulum’ featuring ‘Have You Ever Seen the Rain?’ (1970)

Creedence Clearwater Revival's 'Pendulum' is their sixth studio album fully written and produced by John Fogerty and released on December 7, 1970 by Fantasy Records 1 . Pagan Baby 2 . Have You Ever Seen The Rain? (Live) 3 . Have You Ever Seen The Rain? (w/ John Fogerty) 4 . Hey Tonight (w/ John Fogerty, Live) 5 . Molina Track Listing : 1.Pagan Baby (John Fogerty) - 06:25 . 2.Sailor'S Lament…

Creedence Clearwater Revival release their fourth album : ‘Willy and the Poor Boys’ featuring ‘Down on the Corner’ (1969)

Creedence Clearwater Revival's 'Willy and the Poor Boys' is their fourth studio album produced by front man John Fogerty and released on November 2, 1969 by Fantasy Records1 . Down On The Corner (1969) 2 . Down On The Corner ( - w/ John Fogerty, Live 2005) 3 . Fortunate Son (Live, 1969) 4 . Effigy Track Listing : 1.Down On The Corner (John Fogerty) - 02:46 . 2.It Came Out Of The Sky (John…

CTI publish George Benson’s ‘Body Talk’ produced by Creed Taylor (1973)

George Benson's 'Body Talk' is a studio album produced by Creed Taylor and released on August 23, 1973 by CTI.Track Listing : 1.Dance (George Benson, Pee Wee Ellis) - 10:31 . 2.When Love Has Grown (Donny Hathaway, Gene Mcdaniels) - 05:03 . 3.Plum (George Benson) - 05:31 . 4.Body Talk (George Benson) - 08:20 . 5.Top Of The World (George Benson) - 09:45 Pete Turner ALSO READOfficial…

Creedence Clearwater Revival release ‘Green River’ featuring ‘Bad Moon Rising’ (1969)

Creedence Clearwater Revival's 'Green River' feat. 'Bad Moon Rising' is their third studio album released on August 3, 1969 by Fantasy.1 . Green River (Official Lyric Video) 2 . Bad Moon Rising (Official Lyric Video) 3 . Green River (HQ 5.1, Studio) 4 . Tombstone Shadow (1970) 5 . Bad Moon Rising (HQ 5.1, Studio) 6 . Lodi (acoustic) 7 . Night time is the right time Track Listing : 1.Green…

Fantasy publish Creedence Clearwater Revival’s fifth album : ‘Cosmo’s Factory’ featuring ‘Travelin’ Band’ (1970)

Creedence Clearwater Revival's 'Cosmo's Factory' is their fifth studio album produced by CCR leader John Fogerty and released on July 16, 1970 by Fantasy Records.1 . Travelin band 2 . Lookin' Out My Back Door (Official Video) 3 . Up Around the Bend 4 . Who´ll stop the rain 5 . I Heard It Through The Grapevine (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.Ramble Tamble (John Fogerty) - 07:09 . 2.Before You…

Paul Desmond records ‘From the Hot Afternoon’ produced By Creed Taylor for A&M/CTI (1969)

Paul Desmond's 'From the Hot Afternoon' is an album recorded on June 24–25 & August 13–14, 1969 and released the same year by A&M/CTITrack Listing : 1.October (Outubro) - (Fernando Brant, Milton Nascimento) - 03:00 . 2.Round N' Round (Gira Girou) (Milton Nascimento) - 04:32 . 3.Faithful Brother (Irmão De Fé) (Milton Nascimento) - 03:09 . 4.To Say Goodbye (Edu Lobo) - 04:01 . 5.From The…

Freddie Hubbard records ‘Red Clay’ with Joe Henderson and Herbie Hancock for CTI (1970)

Freddie Hubbard's 'Red Clay' is an album .recorded on January 27, 28 & 29, 1970 with Joe Henderson & Herbie Hancock and released the same year by CTI.1 . Red Clay (Ancona Jazz, 1985) 2 . The Intrepid Fox 1 (To Be Cont.) 3 . The Intrepid Fox 2 4 . The Intrepid Fox (w/ RAI Big Band, Rome, 1981) Track Listing : 1.Red Clay (Freddie Hubbard) - 12:11 . 2.Delphia (Freddie Hubbard) - 07:23 .…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 02/52

Al Caiola, Frank Vignola, Bucky Pizzarelli, John Pizzarelli, Marc Ribot, Jim Hall, Mike Stern, Lee Ritenour, John Mclaughlin, Paco De Lucia, Al Di Meola, George Benson, Jan Akkerman, Robben Ford, Jimmy Page

Nina Simone records ‘Baltimore,’ an album for CTI (1978)

Nina Simone's 'Baltimore' is an album recorded in January 1978 and released the same year by CTI1 . My Father ("Afternoon With Mavis Nicholson") Track Listing : 1.Baltimore (Randy Newman) - 04:39 . 2.Everything Must Change (Benard Ighner) - 03:58 . 3.The Family (John Hurley, Ronnie Wilkins) - 04:58 . 4.My Father (Judy Collins) - 04:54 . 5.Music For Lovers (Bart Howard) - 03:41 . 6.Rich Girl…

Warner Bros. publish George Benson’s album : ’20/20′ (1985)

George Benson's '20/20' is a studio album released on January 7, 1985 by Warner Bros.1 . Nothing's Gonna Change 2 . Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You (Java Jazz Festival, 2011) 3 . Beyond The Sea (Montreux, 1986) 4 . 20/20 (Montreux, 1986) Track Listing : 1.No One Emotion (Tommy Keane, Clif Magness, Mark Mueller) - 03:55 . 2.Please Don'T Walk Away (James Newton Howard, Steve Lukather) -…

Kudu Records publish Grover Washington, Jr’s debut album : ‘Inner City Blues’ (1972)

Grover Washington, Jr's 'Inner City Blues' is his debut album produced By Creed Taylor and released on January 3, 1972 by Kudu Records.1 . Medley Track Listing : 1.Inner City Blues (Marvin Gaye) - 07:10 . 2.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) - 04:38 . 3.Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) (Marvin Gaye) - 05:07 . 4.Until It'S Time For You To Go (Buffy Saint-Marie) - 04:35 . 5.I Loves…

Happy Birthday Bob James. ‘One, Two, Three, Fourplay’

This day (December 25, 1939), in Marshall, Missouri, is born Bob James, a keyboardist, arranger and producer.Tracklist : 1 . Mister Magic (2019) 2 . Submarine (2018) 3 . Westchester Lady (2016) 4 . w/ Fourplay & New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra – Westchester Lady (2013) 5 . The Fourplay – Sonnymoon (2012) 6 . Angela 7 . w/ Angels of Shanghai – Celebration (2006) 8 . Westchester Lady 9 . Mind…

Wes Montgomery records his nineteenth album : ‘Down Here on the Ground’ for A&M (1967)

Wes Montgomery's 'Down Here on the Ground' is his nineteenth album recorded on December 20, 21, 1967 & January 22, 26, 1968 and released in 1968 By A&M.Track Listing : 1.Wind Song (Herb Alpert, Nick Ceroli, Neil Larsen, John Pisano, Paul Francis Webster) - 02:22 . 2.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) - 02:46 . 3.The Other Man'S Grass Is Always Greener (Tony Hatch,…

Milton Nascimento records ‘Courage,’ an album for CTI (1969)

Milton Nascimento's 'Courage' is an album recorded on December 19, 1968 and February 26 & 27, 1969 and released the same year by CTI.1 . Vera Cruz (w/ Wagner Tiso ) 2 . Outubro 3 . Morro Velho Track Listing : 1.Bridges (Travessia) (Milton Nascimento, Fernando Brant, Gene Lees) - 03:52 . 2.Vera Cruz (Milton Nascimento) - 03:12 . 3.Tres Pontas (Milton Nascimento) - 02:45 . 4.Outubro…

Bill Evans records ‘Trio 64’ with Gary Peacock and Paul Motian (1963)

Bill Evans' 'Trio 64' is an album recorded on December 18, 1963 with Gary Peacock and Paul Motian and released in 1964.Track Listing : 1.Little Lulu (Buddy Kaye, Sidney Lippman, Fred Wise) - 03:52 . 2.A Sleepin' Bee (Harold Arlen, Truman Capote) - 05:30 . 3.Always (Irving Berlin) - 04:03 . 4.Santa Claus Is Coming To Town (J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie) - 04:25 . 5.I'Ll See You Again (Noël Coward…

We remember Grover Washington Jr. ‘Just One Like Him’

This day (December 17, 1999 ), in New York city, died Grover Washington, Jr., an American jazz-funk / soul-jazz saxophonist.Tracklist : 1 . Hits Medley 2 . Promo Video For Grover Live 3 . Just The Two Of Us (1982) 4 . Winelight (1981) 5 . Let It Flow (1981) 6 . Mister Magic (1981) 7 . Make Me A Memory (1981) Tracklist : Just the Two Of Us . Mister magic . Black Frost . Soulful Strut . Winelight…

Verve record ‘Johnny Hodges with Billy Strayhorn and the Orchestra’ (1962)

Johnny Hodges with Billy Strayhorn and the Orchestra' is a studio album arranged by Billy Strayhorn, featuring many members of Duke Ellington's orchestra and recorded on December 11–12, 1962 and released in June 1962 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Don'T Get Around Much Anymore (Duke Ellington, Bob Russell) - 03:00 . 2.I Got It Bad (And That Ain'T Good) (Duke Ellington, Paul Francis Webster) - 03:35 .…

Milt Jackson begins the recording ‘Goodbye,’ an album for CTI (1972)

Milt Jackson's 'Goodbye' is an album recorded on December 12, 1972 and December, 1973 with various top class musicians and released in 1974 By Cti.1 . S.K.J. (Jazz Baltica, 1999) 2 . S.K.J. (Sandra K. Jackson) (w/ Benny Golson, Art Farmer & NHøP ) Track Listing : 1.Old Devil Moon (E. Y. Harburg, Burton Lane) - 05:50 . 2.S.K.J. (Milt Jackson) - 06:47 . 3.Opus De Funk (Horace Silver) - 06:46…

The Gil Evans Orchestra records the album ‘Out of the Cool’ for Impulse! (1960)

'Out of the Cool' by The Gil Evans Orchestra. is an album recorded on November 18 & 30, December 10 & 15, 1960 and released in February 1961 by Impulse!Track Listing : 1.La Nevada (Gil Evans) – 15:38 . 2.Where Flamingos Fly (Elthea Peale, Harold Courlander, John Benson Brooks) - 05:14 . 3.Bilbao Song (Bertolt Brecht, Kurt Weill) - 04:13 . 4.Stratusphunk (George Russell) - 08:04 .…

Wes Montgomery records his fifteenth album : ‘Goin’ Out of My Head’ for Verve (1965)

Wes Montgomery's 'Goin' Out of My Head' is his fifteenth album, arranged and conducted by Oliver Nelson and recorded on December 7, 8 & 22, 1965 and released in 1966 by Verve.1 . Twisted Blues 2 . Intro Solo & Chord Solo (Analyzing Wes Montgomery) Track Listing : 1.Goin' Out Of My Head (Teddy Randazzo, Bobby Weinstein) - 02:14 . 2.Once I Loved (Vinicius De Moraes, Antonio Carlos Jobim)…

Teddy Pendergrass releases his eighth album ‘Love Language’ featuring ‘Hold Me’ with Whitney Houston (1984)

Teddy Pendergrass' 'Love Language' is his eighth album released on November 30, 1984 by Asylum Records.1 . In My Time Track Listing : 1.In My Time (Michael Masser, Cynthia Weil) - 03:48 . 2.So Sad The Song (Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser) - 03:23 . 3.Hot Love (Linda Creed, Michael Masser, Ray Parker, Jr.) - 04:43 . 4.Stay With Me (Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser) - 04:19 . 5.Hold Me (Linda Creed,…

Stanley Turrentine records for CTI ‘Sugar,’ an album with Freddie Hubbard, George Benson, Ron Carter et al (1970)

Stanley Turrentine's 'Sugar' is an album recorded mainly during November 1970 with among others, Freddie Hubbard, George Benson, Ron Carter, ... and released In 1971 By CTI.1 . Sugar Track Listing : 1.Sugar (Stanley Turrentine) - 10:03 . 2.Sunshine Alley (Butch Cornell) - 10:48 . 3.Impressions (John Coltrane) - 14:14 . 4.Gibraltar (Stanley Turrentine) - 9:35 Pete Turner ALSO READOfficial…

Happy Birthday Tina Turner. ‘Head Turner’

This day (November 26, 1939), in Nutbush, Tennessee, is born Anna Mae Bullock a.k.a Tina Turner, an American singer.Tracklist : 1 . The Best (2009) 2 . Let’s Stay Together (1999) 3 . Golden Eye (1996) 4 . w/ Rod Stewart – Get Back & Hot Legs (1981) 5 . w/ Ike Turner – Baby Get It On (1975) 6 . w/ Ike Turner – Proud Mary (1973) 7 . w/ Ike Turner – I Wanna Take you Higher, Come Together and…

Paul Desmond records ‘Summertime,’ an album for CTI (1969)

Paul Desmond's 'Summertime' is an album recorded on October 10, 16 & 24, November 5 & 20 and December 26, 1968 and released in 1969 By Cti.1 . Emily 2 . Someday My Prince Will Come (w/ Dave Brubeck Trio) Track Listing : 1.Samba (Struttin') With Some Barbeque (Louis Armstrong, Don Raye) - 04:26 . 2.Olvidar (Don Sebesky) - 05:33 . 3.Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da (John Lennon, Paul Mccartney) - 02:12…

Wes Montgomery records his twelfth album ‘Movin’ Wes’ for Verve (1964)

Wes Montgomery's 'Movin' Wes' is his twelfth (and his second to reach the charts) album recorded on November 11, 16, 1964 and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Caravan (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Juan Tizol) - 02:39 . 2.People (Bob Merrill, Jule Styne) - 04:23 . 3.Movin' Wes, Pt. 1 (Wes Montgomery) - 03:31 . 4.Moça Flor (Durval Ferreira, Lula Freire) - 03:12 . 5.Matchmaker,…

Freddie Hubbard records ‘Straight Life’ with Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, George Benson , Ron Carter, Jack DeJohnette et al (1970)

Freddie Hubbard's 'Straight Life' is a soul/funk influenced jazz album recorded on November 16, 1970 with Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, George Benson , Ron Carter, Jack Dejohnette and more and released in January 1971 By Cti.1 . Straight Life Track Listing : 1.Straight Life (Hubbard) - 17:30 . 2.Mr. Clean (Weldon Irvine) - 13:37 . 3.Here'S That Rainy Day (James Van Heusen , Johnny Burke) -…

Motown publish ‘Diana & Marvin’ by Diana Ross and Marvin Gaye featuring ‘You’re a Special Part of Me’ (1973)

'Diana & Marvin' by Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye is a duets album released on October 26, 1973 by Motown.1 . Pays Tribute To Legendary Marvin Gaye, 1985 Track Listing : 1.You Are Everything (Thom Bell, Linda Creed) - 03:10 . 2.Love Twins (Mel Bolton, Marilyn Mcleod) - 03:28 . 3.Don'T Knock My Love (Wilson Pickett, Brad Shapiro) - 02:20 . 4.You'Re A Special Part Of Me (Harold Johnsonandrew…

George Benson records ‘Weekend in L.A.’ featuring ‘On Broadway’ (1977)

George Benson's 'Weekend in L.A.' is a live album recorded between September 30 and October 2, 1977 and released In 1978 By Warner Bros.1 . Weekend In La (Montreux, 1986) 2 . The Greatest Love Of All Track Listing : 1.Weekend In L.A. (George Benson) - 07:28 . 2.On Broadway Song Review (Jerry Leiber, Barry Mann, Mike Stoller, Cynthia Weil) - 10:07 . 3.Down Here On The Ground (Gale Garnett, Lalo…

Wes Montgomery and Jimmy Smith record their third collaboration album : ‘Jimmy & Wes: The Dynamic Duo’ (1966)

'Jimmy & Wes: The Dynamic Duo' by Wes Montgomery & Jimmy Smith is their third collaboration album, recorded on September 21, 23 & 28, 1966 and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Down By The Riverside (Traditional) - 10:02 . 2.Night Train (Jimmy Forrest) - 06:46 . 3.James And Wes (Jimmy Smith) - 08:13 . 4.13 (Death March) (Gary Mcfarland) - 05:22 . 5.Baby, It'S Cold…