Pink Floyd release ‘The Dark Side of the Moon’ featuring ‘Money’ (1973)

Pink Floyd's 'The Dark Side of the Moon' feat. 'Money' is their eighth studio album recorded at Abbey Road Studios, London and released on March 1st, 1973 by Harvest.Track Listing : 1.Speak To Me (Roger Waters, Nick Mason) - 01:13 . 2.Breathe (Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Richard Wright) - 02:46 . 3.On The Run (Roger Waters, David Gilmour) - 03:35 . 4.Time (Roger Waters, Nick Mason, Richard…

John Legend releases his fifth album : ‘Darkness and Light’ featuring ‘Love Me Now’ (2016)

John Legend's 'Darkness and Light' is his fifth studio album released on December 2, 2016 and featuring contributions by Chance the Rapper, Alabama Shakes's Brittany Howard and Miguel. Track Listing : 1.I Know Better (Blake Mills, Will Oldham, John Stephens) - 03:03 . 2.Penthouse Floor (Chancellor Bennet, Greg Kurstin, Blake Mills, John Stephens) - 04:43 . 3.Darkness And Light (Will Oldham, John…

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers release their fifth album : ‘Long After Dark’ featuring ‘You Got Lucky’ and ‘Change of Heart’ (1982)

'Long After Dark' by Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers is their fifth album co-produced with Jimmy Iovine and released on November 2, 1982 by Backstreet Records. Track Listing : 1.A One Story Town (Tom Petty) - 03:06 . 2.You Got Lucky (Tom Petty, Mike Campbell) - 03:37 . 3.Deliver Me (Tom Petty) - 03:28 . 4.Change Of Heart (Tom Petty) - 03:18 . 5.Finding Out (Tom Petty) - 03:36 . 6.We Stand A…

Mercury publish The Ohio Players’ seventh album : ‘Honey’ featuring ‘Love Rollercoaster’ (1975)

The Ohio Players' 'Honey' is their seventh studio album released on August 16, 1975 by Mercury.1 . Sweet Sticky Thing (Live) 2 . Love Rollercoaster Track Listing : 1.Honey (James Williams, Clarence Satchell, Leroy Bonner, Marshall Jones, Ralph Middlebrooks, Marvin Pierce, William Beck) - 04:15 . 2.Fopp (James Williams, Clarence Satchell, Leroy Bonner, Marshall Jones, Ralph Middlebrooks, Marvin…

Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong record ‘Ella and Louis’ with the Oscar Peterson Quartet (1956)

'Ella and Louis' by Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong is a studio album recorded on August 16, 1956 with the Oscar Peterson Quartet. Track Listing : 1.Can'T We Be Friends? (Paul James, Kay Swift) - 03:47 . 2.Isn'T This A Lovely Day? (Irving Berlin) - 06:16 . 3.Moonlight In Vermont (John Blackburn, Karl Suessdorf) - 03:42 . 4.They Can'T Take That Away From Me (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) -…

Joe Lovano records with John Abercrombie, Kenny Werner et al ‘Landmarks,’ an album produced by John Scofield (1990)

Joe Lovano's 'Landmarks' is an album produced by John Scofield and recorded on August 13 & 14, 1990 and released the same year by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.The Owl And The Fox (Joe Lovano) - 03:05 . 2.Primal Dance (Joe Lovano) - 06:17 . 3.Emperor Jones (Joe Lovano) - 05:13 . 4.Landmarks Along The Way (Joe Lovano) - 05:42 . 5.Street Talk (Joe Lovano) - 02:30 . 6.Here And Now (Joe Lovano) -…

Paul Simon releases ‘One-Trick Pony,’ his fifth solo album, produced with Phil Ramone (1980)

Paul Simon's 'One-Trick Pony' is his fifth solo studio album col-produced with Phil Ramone and released on August 12 1980 by Warner Bros. Records1 . Late In The Evening (Official Video) 2 . One-Trick Pony (Live) 3 . Ace In The Hole (Live) 4 . Long, Long Day (Live) 5 . Late In The Evening (Webster Hall) 6 . One-Trick Pony (Live) Track Listing : 1.Late In The Evening (Paul Simon) - 04:02 .…

Elektra publish Tim Buckley’s second album : ‘Goodbye And Hello’ featuring ‘Once I Was’ and ‘Pleasant Street’ (1967)

Tim Buckley's 'Goodbye and Hello' is his second album produced by Jerry Yester & Jac Holzman and released in August 1967, by Elektra.1 . No Man Can Find The War 2 . Morning Glory 3 . Pleasant Street (The Christian Licorice Store) Track Listing : 1.No Man Can Find The War (Larry Beckett, Tim Buckley) - 02:58 . 2.Carnival Song (Tim Buckley) - 03:10 . 3.Pleasant Street (Tim Buckley) - 05:15 .…

Gerry Mulligan and Thelonious Monk record ‘Mulligan Meets Monk’ in New York City (1957)

'Mulligan Meets Monk' by Gerry Mulligan & Thelonious Monk is an album recorded on August 12–13, 1957 In 1957 and released the same year by Riverside.Track Listing : 1.'Round Midnight (Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams, Bernie Hanighen) - 08:29 . 2.Rhythm-A-Ning (Thelonious Monk) - 05:19 . 3.Sweet And Lovely (Gus Arnheim, Jules Lemare, Harry Tobias) - 07:17 . 4.Decidedly (Gerry Mulligan) -…

Atlantic publish Chic’s second album : ‘C’est Chic’ featuring ‘Le Freak’ and ‘I Want Your Love’ (1978)

Chic's 'C'est Chic' feat. 'Le Freak' is their second studio album released on August 11, 1978 by Atlantic.1 . Cheer P.1 (The Budokan) 2 . Cheer P.2 (The Budokan) 3 . Cheer/My Forbidden Lover (Damrosch Park, Nyc, 7-25-12) 4 . Le Freak (1978) 5 . I Want Your Love (The Budokan) Track listing : . 1.Chic Cheer (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 04:42 . 2.Le Freak (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) -…

Heads Up International release Mike Stern’s fourteenth solo album : ‘Big Neighborhood’ (2009)

Mike Stern's 'Big Neighborhood' is his fourteenth solo studio album released on August 11, 2009 by Heads Up International.1 . Big Neighborhood (w/ Lee Ritenour) 2 . Big Neighborhood (Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Ny 6-19-10) 3 . Interview Miles Davis 4 . Reach (w/ Richard Bona) 5 . All Access 360 (Check One) Track listing : 1.Big Neighborhood (Mike Stern) - 07:40 . 2.6th Street (Mike Stern) - 07:49…

Michael Jackson releases ‘Off The Wall,’ his fifth solo album featuring ‘Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough’ and ‘Rock with You’ (1979)

Michael Jackson's 'Off the Wall' is his fifth solo studio album featuring 'Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough' and 'Rock with You,' produced by Quincy Jones and released on August 10, 1979 by Epic1 . Don’t Stop 'til You Get Enough (Official Video) 2 . Don't Stop 'til You Get Enough 3 . Rock With You (Official Video) 4 . Rock With You (Yokohama, 1987) 5 . Workin' Day And Night (Bremen, 1992) 6 .…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Live at Mister Kelly’s’ in Chicago with the Lou Levy Trio (1958)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Live at Mister Kelly's' is an album recorded on August 10, 1958 in Chicago and released in 2007 by Verve.1 . Cameo In "St. Louis Blues" (1958) 2 . I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues (1958) 3 . Bewitched , Bothered & Bewildered (Nat King Cole Show1) Track listing : 1.Your Red Wagon (Gene de Paul, Richard M. Jones, Don Raye) - 02:59 . 2.Nice Work If You Can Get It (George…

Quincy Jones releases ‘Back on the Block’ recorded with famous jazz, soul and hip-hop artists (1989)

Quincy Jones's 'Back on the Block' is a studio album released on August 8, 1989 by Qwest and featuring many famous artists : Ella Fitzgerald, Miles Davis, Joe Zawinul, Ice-T, Big Daddy Kane, Sarah Vaughan, Dizzy Gillespie, George Benson, Luther Vandross, Dionne Warwick, Barry White, Chaka Khan, Take 6, Bobby McFerrin, Al Jarreau, Al B. Sure!, James Ingram, El DeBarge, Ray Charles and more.1 .…

Julie London begins the recording of her debut album : ‘Julie Is Her Name’ (1955)

Julie London's 'Julie Is Her Name' is her debut album produced by Bobby Troup, recorded on August 8 & 9, 1955 and released in December 1955 by Liberty Records1 . Cry Me A River Track Listing : 1.Cry Me A River (Arthur Hamilton) - 02:36 . 2.I Should Care (Paul Weston, Axel Stordahl, Sammy Cahn.2:35 . 3.I'M In The Mood For Love (Jimmy Mchugh, Dorothy Fields) - 02:28 . 4.I'M Glad There Is You…

Feliz Aniversário Caetano Veloso. ‘Sozinho em Bossa’

This day (August 7, 1942), in Santo Amaro da Purificação, Bahia, is born Caetano Veloso, a Brazilian composer, singer, guitarist and writer.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Ivan Sacerdote - Trilhos Urbanos (2020) 2 . w/ Maria Bethânia, Moreno, Zeca e Tom Veloso - Pérola Negra (2019) 3 . Reconvexo (2018) 4 . w/ Gilberto Gil - Nossa Gente (2015) 5 . Cucurrucucu Paloma 6 . Descobri Que Eu Sou Um Anjo (2012) 7 .…

Frank Zappa releases his debut solo album ‘Lumpy Gravy’ recorded with the Abnuceals Emuukha Electric Symphony Orchestra (1967)

Frank Zappa's 'Lumpy Gravy' is his debut solo album (with Zappa conducting the Abnuceals Emuukha Electric Symphony Orchestra) released on August 7, 1967.1 . Oh No 2 . King Kong (w/ And The Mothers Of Invention, 1968, BBC) 3 . King Kong (w/ And The Mothers Of Invention, Essen, 1968) Track Listing : 1.The Way I See It, Barry (Frank Zappa) - 00:06 . 2.Duodenum (Frank Zappa) - 01:32 . 3.Oh No (Frank…

Thelonious Monk records ‘Misterioso’ at the Five Spot Café, New York City (1958)

Thelonious Monk's 'Misterioso' is a live album recorded on August 7, 1958 at Five Spot Café, New York City with Roy Haynes, Ahmed Abdul-Malik and Johnny Griffin.Track listing : 1.Nutty (Thelonious Monk) - 05:22 . 2.Blues Five Spot (Thelonious Monk) - 08:11 . 3.Let's Cool One (Thelonious Monk) - 09:16 . 4.In Walked Bud (Thelonious Monk) - 011:20 . 5.Just a Gigolo (Irving Caesar, Leonello…

Parlophone publish The Beatles’ fifth studio album : ‘Help!’ featuring ‘Ticket to Ride,’ ‘Yesterday’ and ‘Dizzy Miss Lizzy’ (1965)

The Beatles' 'Help!' is their fifth studio album (OST of the eponymous film) produced by George Martin and released on August 6, 1965 by Parlophone. 1 . Ticket to Ride (Wembley, 1965) 2 . Act Naturally Track Listing : 1.Help! (Lennon–Mccartney) - 02:18 . 2.The Night Before (Lennon–Mccartney) - 02:34 . 3.You'Ve Got To Hide Your Love Away (Lennon–Mccartney) - 02:09 . 4.I Need You (George Harrison)…

Pink Floyd release ‘The Piper at the Gates of Dawn,’ their debut album mostly written by Syd Barrett (1967)

Pink Floyd's 'The Piper at the Gates of Dawn' is their debut album made under Syd Barrett's leadership and released on August 5, 1967 by Emi Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Astronomy Domine (Syd Barrett, Richard Wright) - 04:12 . 2.Lucifer Sam (Syd Barrett) - 03:07 . 3.Matilda Mother (Richard Wright, Syd Barrett) - 03:08 . 4.Flaming (Syd Barrett) - 02:46 . 5.Pow R. Toc H. (Syd Barrett, Roger Waters,…

Elvis Costello releases ‘Punch the Clock,’ his eighth album featuring ‘Everyday I Write the Book’ and ‘Shipbuilding’ (1983)

Elvis Costello's 'Punch the Clock' feat. 'Everyday I Write the Book' is his eighth album recorded with the Attractions and released on August 5, 1983 by F-Beat / Columbia.1 . Let Them All Talk 2 . Everyday I Write The Book 3 . TKO (Boxing Day) 4 . Charm School 5 . Pills and Soap 6 . Let Them All Talk (French TV, 1984) 7 . Everyday I Write The Book (Live, Spectacular Spinning Songbook) 8 .…

Sony release Celia Cruz’ last studio album : ‘Regalo del Alma’ (2003)

Celia Cruz' 'Regalo del Alma' is her last studio album released on August 5, 2003 by Sony International.1 . Yo Vivire 2 . Rie Y Llora Track listing : 1.Ella Tiene Fuego (El General, Sergio George, Jorge Luis Piloto) - 04:07 . 2.José Caridad (Alain Pérez, Gradelio Pérez) - 03:58 . 3.Ríe y Llora (Sergio George, Fernando Osorio)** - 04:10 . 4.Ay, Pena, Penita (León Quiroga) - 04:56 . 5.Diagnóstico…

Nonesuch publish Randy Newman’s eleventh album : ‘Dark Matter’ (2017)

Randy Newman 's 'Dark Matter' is his eleventh studio album released on August 4, 2017 by Nonesuch.1 . NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert 2 . Putin (Official Video) 3 . Sonny Boy 4 . It's A Jungle Out There (Hollywood in Vienna, 2014) 5 . She Chose Me (Electric Lady Sessions) 6 . Takes On Politics With His New Album (HBO) Track Listing : . 1.The Great Debate (Randy Newman) - 08:09 . 2.Brothers (Randy…

Motown publish Michael Jackson’s second solo album : ‘Ben’ featuring ‘I Wanna Be Where You Are’ (1972)

Michael Jackson's 'Ben' is his second studio album recorded while he was still a member of The Jackson 5 and released on August 4, 1972 by Motown.1 . Shoo-be-doo-be-doo-da-day (w/ Jackson 5) 2 . Ben Track listing : 1.Ben (Walter Scharf, Don Black) - 02:44 . 2.Greatest Show on Earth (Mel Larson, Jerry Marcellino) - 02:48 . 3.People Make the World Go 'Round (Thom Bell, Linda Creed) - 03:15 .…

Happy Birthday Terri Lyne Carrington. ‘Love Lyne’

This day (August 4, 1965), in Medford, Massachusetts, is born Terri Lyne Carrington, a jazz drummer and composer.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Social Science - Trapped In The American Dream, Waiting Game, Bells (Ring Loudly), Purple Mountains (NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert, 2020) 2 . Amalgarhythm (2018) 3 . w/ Jaguar Wright - So Good (2015) 4 . w/ Geri Allen &Esperanza Spalding - Jazz in Marciac (2013)…

Epic publish Boston’s second studio album : ‘Don’t Look Back’ (1978)

Boston's ' Don't Look Back' is their second (and most commercial) studio album released on August 2, 1978 by Epic.1 . Don't Look Back (Official Video) 2 . A Man I'll Never Be (Official Video) 3 . Feelin' Satisfied (6/17/1979, Giants Stadium) 4 . Party (Official Video) 5 . Party (6/17/1979, Giants Stadium (Official) 6 . Don't Be Afraid (2008, Live) Track Listing : 1.Don'T Look Back (Tom Scholz) -…

Reprise publish Dwight Yoakam’s third album : ‘Buenas Noches From A Lonely Room’ (1988)

Dwight Yoakam's 'Buenas Noches from a Lonely Room' is his third studio album featuring 'Streets of Bakersfield' and 'I Sang Dixie,' produced by Pete Anderson and released on August 2, 1988 by Reprise1 . I Got You (5/29/2021) 2 . I got you (Pacific Amphitheatre CA, 8/13/21) 3 . What I Don't Know (Austin, TX] 4 . What I Don't Know (Americana Music Festival) 5 . Home Of The Blues (Austin, TX] 6 .…

As we wish Adam Duritz a Happy Birthday, we have a closer look at his band ‘Counting Crows At Their Best’

As we wish, today, American singer and musician Adam Duritz a Happy 58th Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Counting Crows Video Tracklist : 1 . Mr. Jones 2 . Round Here 3 . Big Yellow Taxi 4 . Colorblind 5 . A Long December 6 . Accidentally in Love 7 . Hanginaround 8 . Mrs. Potters Lullaby 9 . You Can't Count On Me 10 . American Girls 11 . Holiday in Spain 12 .…

Loud / RCA publish Raekwon(s debut album : ‘Only Built 4 Cuban Linx…’ produced by RZA and featuring Nas, Ghostface Killah and other ex-Wu-Tang Clan colleagues (1995)

Raekwon's 'Only Built 4 Cuban Linx...' is his debut studio album produced by RZA, featuring Nas, Ghostface Killah and other ex-Wu-Tang Clan colleagues and released on August 1, 1995 by Loud / RCA1 . Incarcerated Scarfaces (Official Video) 2 . Criminology (Official Video, w/ Ghostface Killah) 3 . Can It Be All So Simple (Official Video, w/ Wang Clan) 4 . Glaciers of Ice (Official Video, w/…

Warner Bros publish Lianne La Havas second studio album : ‘Blood’ (2015)

Lianne La Havas's 'Blood' is her second studio album released on July 31, 2015 by Warner Bros1 . Unstoppable (Official Video) 2 . Unstoppable (Later… with Jools Holland, BBC Two) 3 . Green and Gold (Rough Trade 5/8/15) 4 . Green & Gold (Amsterdam People's Place, May 27th 2015) 5 . What You Don't Do (Official Video) 6 . Tokyo (AFROPUNK FEST 2014) 7 . Wonderful (w/ Keenan O'Meara) 8 . Midnight'…

We Remember Chuck Loeb. ‘All You Need Is Loeb’

This day (July 31, 2017), in , died Chuck Loeb a guitarist, member of Fourplay and others.Tracklist : 1 . w/ The Fourplay - Sonnymoon (2012) 2 . w/ The Fourplay - Bali Run 3 . Rock With You (2010) 4 . w/ New Voices - Dont You Worry About A Thing (2009) 5 . Sarao (2008) 6 . w/ Steps Ahead - Trains (1985) 7 . w/ Steps Ahead – Live in Italy (1985) 16 . Tracklist : The Music Inside .…

Happy Birthday Otis Taylor. ‘Up To Ten Million’

This day (July 30, 1948), in Chicago, Illinois, is born Otis Taylor, an American blues musician and singer.Tracklist : 1 . Black Witch (2020) 2 . Hands On Your Stomach (2017) 3 . Ten Million Slaves (2010) 4 . Jazz à Carthage (2012) 5 . Hands on your stomach (2011) 6 . Hey Joe (2010) 7 . Mandan Woman (2009) 8 . Chicago Blues Festiva (2008) 9 . Mama's Selling Heroin (2005) Tracklist : Ten Million…

Herbie Hancock records his sixteenth album : ‘Dedication’ during a solo concert in Tokyo (1974)

Herbie Hancock's 'Dedication' is his sixteenth album as a solo artist, recorded on July 29, 1974 and released In September 21, 1974 by Columbia.1 . Dolphin Dance Track Listing : 1.Maiden Voyage (Herbie Hancock) - 07:44 . 2.Dolphin Dance (Herbie Hancock) - 11:18 . 3.Nobu (Herbie Hancock) - 07:39 . 4.Cantaloupe Island (Herbie Hancock) - 13:57 Musicians : Herbie Hancock - Piano, Fender Rhodes, Arp…

Mary J. Blige releases her debut album : ‘What’s the 411?’ featuring ‘You Remind Me’ and ‘Real Love’ (1992)

Mary J. Blige's 'What's the 411?' feat. 'You Remind Me' & 'Real Love' is her debut album released on July 28, 1992 by Uptown, Mca.1 . Reminisce (Official Video) 2 . Real Love (1992) 3 . You Remind Me (Official Video) 4 . Love No Limit (Official Video) 5 . I Don't Want to do Anything Else (w/ K Ci Haily) 6 . What's The 411? (w/ Grand Puba, "Yo! MTV Raps", 1993) 7 . Reminisce (Live) 8 . Sweet…

Oscar Peterson records ‘The Trio’ at the London House in Chicago (1961)

Oscar Peterson's 'The Trio' is a live album recorded with Ray Brown and Ed Thigpen on July 28 and 29, 1961 at the London House jazz club in Chicago and released the same year by Verve.1 . Italy 1961 - Part 1 2 . Italy 1961 - Part 2 3 . Italy 1961 - Part 3 4 . Italy 1961 - Part 5 Track listing : 1.I've Never Been in Love Before (Frank Loesser) - 05:35 . 2.In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning…

As we wish Queen’s drummer Roger Taylor a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Queen At Their Best’ post

As we wish, today, English musician Roger Taylor a Happy 73th Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Queen Video Tracklist : 1 . Bohemian Rhapsody 2 . Don't Stop Me Now 3 . We Will Rock You 4 . Another One Bites the Dust 5 . I Want To Break Free 6 . We Are The Champions 7 . Somebody To Love 8 . Under Pressure 9 . Crazy Little Thing Called Love 10 . Who Wants To Live…

Teddy Pendergrass releases his fifth album : ‘TP’ featuring ‘Can’t We Try’ and ‘Love T.K.O.’ (1980)

Teddy Pendergrass ' 'TP' feat. 'Can't We Try' & 'Love T.K.O.' is his fifth album released on July 25, 1980 by Philadelphia International Records.1 . Love TKO (London 1982) Track Listing : 1.Is It Still Good To Ya? (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) - 04:36 . 2.Take Me In Your Arms Tonight (Duet With Stephanie Mills) (Dexter Wansel, Cynthia Biggs) - 05:28 . 3.I Just Called To Say (Cecil…

AC/DC release ‘Back in Black,’ their seventh album featuring ‘You Shook Me All Night Long’ (1980)

AC/DC's 'Back in Black' is their seventh studio album (the first with Brian Johnson) produced by Robert John Mutt Lange and released on July 25, 1980 by Albert Productions / Atlantic Records.1 . Hells Bells (Official Video) 2 . Hells Bells (Donington, 8/17/91) 3 . Shoot to Thrill (Donington, 8/17/91) 4 . Shoot to Thrill (River Plate, December 2009) 5 . What Do You Do For Money Honey (Official…