David Sylvian releases ‘Brilliant Trees,’ his first solo album (1984)

David Sylvian's 'Brilliant Trees' is his first solo album produced with Steve Nye and released on June 25, 1984 by Virgin.1 . Pulling Punches (Royal Festival Hall London, Nov 4th 1995) 2 . Pulling Punches 3 . Nostalgia 4 . The Ink In The Well 5 . Weathered Wall 6 . Red Guitar 7 . Brilliant Trees Track Listing : 1.Pulling Punches (David Sylvian) - 05:02 . 2.The Ink In The Well (David Sylvian) -…

David Sylvian serenades Tokyo (2004)

April 24, 2004 - David Sylvian - plus computers, keyboards and acoustic guitar - performs at Hitomi Memorial Hall, Showa Women's University in Tokyo (Japan). Local artist Takagi Masakatsu is to handle the visuals.

Happy Birthday David Sylvian

February 23, 1958 - David Alan Batt as known as David Sylvian, English singer & songwriter, lead vocalist of Japan in the seventies is 63. Happy Birthday SirDavid Sylvian 's 'Brilliant Trees' is his first solo album produced with Steve Nye and released on June 25, 1984 by Virgin. >> David Sylvian - plus computers, keyboards and acoustic guitar - performs at Hitomi Memorial Hall,…

Virgin publish David Sylvian’s fourth album : ‘Secrets of the Beehive’ co-produced with Steve Nye (1987)

David Sylvian's "Secrets of the Beehive" is his fourth solo album co-produced with Steve Nye, featuring Ryuichi Sakamoto, Mark Isham among other guests and released on November 7, 1987 by Virgin.Track Listing : 1.September (David Sylvian) - 01:17 . 2.The Boy With The Gun (David Sylvian) - 05:19 . 3.Maria (David Sylvian) - 02:49 . 4.Orpheus (David Sylvian) - 04:51 . 5.The Devil'S Own (David…

This week In Male Balladeers 26/52

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This week In ’90s Throwback’ 26/52

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Happy Birthday Robert Fripp. ‘King Robert’

This day (May 16 , 1946), in Wimborne Minster, Dorset, England, is born Robert Fripp an English guitarist.Digest Tracklist : w/ King Crimson – Starless (2021) . King Crimson - Indiscipline (2017) . w/ King Crimson - Heroes (2016) . w/ The Orchestra Of Crafty Guitarists Vi - Chords Circulations (2013) . w/ Theo Travis - When The Rains Fall (from Follow) (2012) . Robert Fripp String Quintet - Kan…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 20/52

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This week In Male Balladeers 08/52

George Harrison, Rufus Wainwright, Seal, Thom Yorke, Stephen Malkmus, Ian Brown, Hozier, Tom Waits, Jeff Buckley, David Sylvian, Elliott Smith, George Thorogood, The Destroyers They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 297 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . George Harrison . Here Comes The Moon Lifted from : 'George Harrison'…

This week In ‘2000s Throwback’ 08/52

Incognito, Portishead, Nine Inch Nails, Joe Bonamassa, Rihanna, Corinne Bailey Rae, Foo Fighters, David Sylvian, CocoRosie, Seal, Ian Brown, Steve Vai They are the '2000s Throwback' artists selected among the 297 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Incognito . Talkin' Loud Lifted from : As we wish Jean-Paul 'Bluey' . happy…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 08/52

Dr. John . Eric Clapton, Joey Blake . Bobby Mcferrin, Lady Gaga . Bradley Cooper, Rihanna . Ne Yo, Heidi Klum . Seal, Daryl Hall . Smokey Robinson, Carlos Santana . Gato Barbieri, Massive Attack . Portishead, David Sylvian . Robert Fripp, Paco De Lucia, John Mclaughlin . Larry Coryell, Ali Farka Toure . Toumani Diabate, Brad Mehldau . Mark GuilianaThey are the 12 one-off collaborations selected…

This week In ’90s Throwback’ 08/52

The Stone Roses, Jeff Buckley, Tricky, Prince, TLC, Madonna, Incognito, Seal, Radiohead, Naughty By Nature, The Smashing Pumpkins, David Sylvian They are the '90s Throwback' artists selected among the 297 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . The Stone Roses . Love Spreads Lifted from : As we wish Happy Birthday to Ian Brown of The…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 08/52

Huey Lewis . The News, Jennifer Rush, Siouxsie And The Banshees, The Stranglers, Lou Reed, Japan, The Smiths, Robin Trower, Black Sabbath, George Thorogood, Dr. John, Manhattan TransferThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 297 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Huey Lewis . The News . The Power of Love Lifted…

Happy Birthday Ryuichi Sakamoto. ‘Yellow Magic Solo’

This day (January 17, 1952), in Tokyo, Japan, is born Ryuichi Sakamoto, a Japanese musician, composer and actor.Tracklist : Minamata Main Theme (2020) . The Sheltering Sky (2018) . Alva Noto (2012) . bibo no aozora (2008) . Where is Amro (2007) . Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence . Undercooled (2005) . w/ Caetano Veloso, Jaques Morelenbaum – Lindeza (1995) . Psychedelic Afternoon (1994) . Tibetan Dance…

This week In Male Balladeers 43/52

Gregory Isaacs, Robbie Williams, Ben Harper, Don McLean, Leonard Cohen, Milton Nascimento, Lou Reed, Caetano Veloso, Thom Yorke, Jamie Cullum, David Sylvian, Bon Iver They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 419 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Gregory Isaacs . Night Nurse Lifted from : We remember Gregory Isaacs. 'Gregorian…

This week In ’90s Throwback’ 43/52

Meat Loaf, David Sylvian, Robert Fripp, Joni Mitchell, The Cardigans, Madonna, The Smashing Pumpkins, R.E.M., Genesis, The G, Robbie Williams, Alanis Morissette, INXS They are the '90s Throwback' artists selected among the 419 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Meat Loaf . Not . Dry Eye In The House Lifted from : Meat Loaf rocks NYC…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 43/52

Pat Metheny, Peter Green, Jeff Beck . Joe Bonamassa, Steve Vai, Sonny Landreth, Tom Verlaine, Robert Fripp . Reeves Gabrels . Menno Gootjes, Richie Blackmore, Angus Young They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 419 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Pat Metheny . Have You Heard Lifted from : On TV today, the Pat Metheny…

Happy Birthday Laurie Anderson. ‘O Superwoman’

This day (June 5, 1947), in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, is born Laurie Anderson, an American experimental performance artist, composer and musician.Tracklist : 1 . Junior Dad (2016) 2 . Habeas Corpus (2015) 3 . Maybe I Fall (2013) 4 . w/ John Zorn, Lou Reed – Live In New York (2011) 5 . Only An Expert (2010) 6 . w/ Marc Ribot - Live In Nyc (2008) 7 . Poison (2001) 8 . on German TV bei Bio (1984) 9 .…

Happy Birthday John Zorn. ‘John’s Horn’

This day (September 2, 1953), in New York City, is born John Zorn, an American avant-garde composer, saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist.Digest Tracklist : Khebar . Special Edition Lisboa (2018) . Naked City atThe Marquee Club, New York City, NY (1992) . w/ Sofia Rei - Besos de Sangre (2013) . w/ David Sanborn, Marcus Miller - Snagglepuss (1988) . Aleph trio - John Zorn's Book of Angels,…