As we remember Joey Ramone on his birthday, this is the perfect day for a ‘Ramones At Their Best’

As we remember, today, Jeffrey Ross Hyman better known as Joey Ramone on his 69th Birthday, the time is well chosen to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Ramones CREDITSPhoto : Jean-Luc OurlinAudio : Blitzkrieg Bop . I Wanna Be Sedated . Judy Is a Punk . Sheena Is a Punk Rocker . Beat on the Brat . I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend . Rockaway Beach . Teenage Lobotomy . Cretin Hop . The KKK Took My Baby…

Sire Records publish ‘Ramones’ their eponymous debut album (1976)

'Ramones' is their eponymous debut studio album produced by Craig Leon and released on April 23, 1976 by Sire Records. Track Listing : 1.Blitzkrieg Bop (Tommy Ramone, Dee Dee Ramone) - 02:12 . 2.Beat On The Brat (Joey Ramone) - 02:30 . 3.Judy Is A Punk (Joey Ramone) - 01:30 . 4.I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend (Tommy Ramone) - 02:24 . 5.Chain Saw (Joey Ramone) - 01:55 . 6.Now I Wanna Sniff Some Glue…

The Ramones punkify Winterland (1978)

December 28, 1978 - the Ramones - that is vocalist Joey, guitarist Johnny, bassist Dee Dee and drummer Marky - rocks the West Coast at Winterland in San Francisco, CA

Sire publish The Ramones’ third album : ‘Rocket to Russia’ featuring ‘Sheena Is a Punk Rocker’ (1977)

The Ramones' 'Rocket to Russia' feat. 'Sheena Is a Punk Rocker' is their third studio album released on November 4, 1977 by Sire Records. Track Listing : 1.Cretin Hop (The Ramones) - 01:55 . 2.Rockaway Beach (The Ramones) - 02:06 . 3.Here Today, Gone Tomorrow (The Ramones) - 02:47 . 4.Locket Love (The Ramones) - 02:09 . 5.I Don'T Care (The Ramones) - 01:38 . 6.Sheena Is A Punk Rocker (The…

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. RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Late In The Evening (Paul Simon) - 04:02 . 2.That'S Why God Made The Movies (Paul Simon) - 03:37 . 3.One-Trick Pony (Paul Simon) - 03:53 . 4.How The Heart Approaches What It Yearns (Paul Simon) - 02:49 . 5.Oh, Marion (Paul Simon) -…

This week In Male Balladeers 32/52

George Benson, Isaac Hayes, Caetano Veloso, Paul Simon, Ibrahim Ferrer, Al Jarreau, Jamie Cullum, Anthony Hamilton, Arlo Guthrie, Lyle Lovett, David Bromberg, Joe Jackson They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 402 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . George Benson . Love . Love Lifted from : George Benson releases 'Give Me The…

The Twist

Starting and ending with 'The Twist' made famous by Chubby Checker, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Dee Dee Ramone, Chubby Checker, Rootvalta, Fabiana Cantilo and many more.

Columbia publish Chicago’s ‘Chicago VI,’ their fifth studio album (1973)

Chicago's 'Chicago VI' is their fifth studio album recorded in Nederland, Colorado and released on June 25, 1973 by Columbia.1 . Just You 'n' Me (1979) 2 . What's This World Coming To? 3 . Feeling Stronger Every Day Track Listing : 1.Critics' Choice (Robert Lamm) - 02:49 . 2.Just You 'N' Me (James Pankow) - 03:42 . 3.Darlin' Dear (Robert Lamm) - 02:56 . 4.Jenny (Terry Kath) - 03:31 . 5.What'S…

Interscope publish Brian Setzer Orchestra’s third album : ‘The Dirty Boogie’ (1998)

Brian Setzer Orchestra's 'The Dirty Boogie' is their third album released on June 23, 1998 by Interscope.1 . This Cat's On A Hot Tin Roof 2 . This Cat's On A Hot Tin Roof (Japan, 2001) 3 . THE DIRTY BOOGIE 4 . Let's Live It Up 5 . Sleepwalk 6 . Sleepwalk (Live) 7 . Jump Jive An' Wail 8 . Since I Don't Have You (Hard Rock Cafe) 9 . Since I Don't Have You 10 . As Long As I'm Singin 11 . As Long As…

John Coltrane records his ninth album : ‘Olé’ for Atlantic (1962)

John Coltrane's 'Olé' is his ninth album recorded on May 25, 1961 and released in February 1962 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Olé (John Coltrane) - 18:17 . 2.Dahomey Dance (John Coltrane) - 10:53 . 3.Aisha (Mccoy Tyner) - 07:40Musicians : John Coltrane — Soprano Saxophone On (1); Tenor Saxophone On (2 - 3) . Freddie Hubbard — Trumpet . Eric Dolphy — Flute On (1); Alto Saxophone On (2 - 3) .…

Ringo Starr releases his tenth album : ‘Time Takes Time’ featuring Brian Wilson, Harry Nilsson and Jeff Lynne (1992)

Ringo Starr 's 'Time Takes Time' is his tenth studio album recorded with Brian Wilson, Harry Nilsson and Jeff Lynne as guests and released on May 22 , 1992 by Private Music. Track Listing : 1.Weight Of The World (Brian O'Doherty, Fred Velez) - 03:54 . 2.Don'T Know A Thing About Love (Richard Feldman, Stan Lynch) - 03:49 . 3.Don'T Go Where The Road Don'T Go (Richard Starkey, Johnny Warman, Gary…

Concord publish Arturo Sandoval’s ‘A Time for Love’ featuring Chris Botti on one track (2010)

Arturo Sandoval's 'A Time for Love' is a studio album including a collection of classical pieces, standards and ballads and. released on May 11, 2010 by Concord. Track Listing : 1.Après Un Rêve (After A Dream) (Gabriel Fauré) - 05:09 . 2.Emily (Johnny Mandel, Johnny Mercer) - 04:25 . 3.Speak Low (Ogden Nash, Kurt Weill) - 04:37 . 4.Estate (Bruno Brighetti, Bruno Martino) - 04:00 . 5.A Time For…

Antonio Carlos Jobim records his debut ‘American’ album : ‘The Composer of Desafinado Plays’ (1963)

Antonio Carlos Jobim's 'The Composer of Desafinado Plays' is his debut US album recorded May 9 and 10, 1963 and released the same year in 1963 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.The Girl From Ipanema (Vinicius De Moraes, Norman Gimbel / Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 02:42 . 2.Amor Em Paz (Once I Loved) (Vinicius De Moraes / Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 03:36 . 3.Agua De Beber (Vinicius De Moraes, Norman Gimbel /…

Paul Simon releases his second solo album : ‘There Goes Rhymin’ Simon’ featuring ‘Kodachrome’ (1973)

Paul Simon's 'There Goes Rhymin' Simon' feat. 'Kodachrome' is his second solo studio album released on May 5, 1973 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Kodachrome (Paul Simon) - 03:32 . 2.Tenderness (Paul Simon) - 02:53 . 3.Take Me To The Mardi Gras (Paul Simon) - 03:27 . 4.Something So Right (Paul Simon) - 04:33 . 5.One Man'S Ceiling Is Another Man'S Floor (Paul Simon) - 03:44 . 6.American Tune (Paul…

Paul Simon releases ‘So Beautiful or So What,’ his twelfth album (2011)

Paul Simon's 'So Beautiful or So What' is his twelfth studio album recorded at his cottage In Connecticut and released on April 8, 2011 by Hear Music.Track Listing : 1.Getting Ready For Christmas Day (Paul Simon) - 04:06 . . 2.The Afterlife (Paul Simon) - 03:40 . 3.Dazzling Blue (Paul Simon) - 04:32 . 4.Rewrite (Paul Simon) - 03:49 . 5.Love And Hard Times (Paul Simon) - 04:09 . 6.Love Is Eternal…

Sleater-Kinney release their second album : ‘Call the Doctor’ (1996)

Sleater-Kinney's 'Call the Doctor' is their second studio album produced by John Goodmanson and released on March 25, 1996 by ChainsawTrack Listing : 1.Call The Doctor (Carrie Brownstein, Corin Tucker) - 02:30 . 2.Hubcap (Carrie Brownstein, Corin Tucker) - 02:25 . 3.Little Mouth (Carrie Brownstein, Corin Tucker) - 01:44 . 4.Anonymous (Carrie Brownstein, Corin Tucker) - 02:29 . 5.Stay Where You Are…

‘Getz/Gilberto’ by Stan Getz & João Gilberto features also Tom Jobim and Astrud Gilberto (1963)

'Getz/Gilberto' by Stan Getz & João Gilberto is an album featuring Antonio Carlos Jobim and Astrud Gilberto, recorded on March 18–19, 1963 and released in March 1964 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.The Girl From Ipanema (Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius De Moraes, Norman Gimbel) - 05:24 . 2.Doralice (Dorival Caymmi, Antonio Almeida) - 02:46 . 3.P'Ra Machucar Meu Coração (Ary Barroso) - 05:05 .…

Columbia publish ‘Chicago VII’ which is Chicago’s ….sixth album (1974)

Chicago's 'Chicago VII' is their sixth studio (double) album produced by James William Guercio and released on March 11, 1974 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Prelude To Aire (Danny Seraphine) - 02:47 . 2.Aire (Danny Seraphine, Walter Parazaider, James Pankow) - 06:27 . 3.Devil'S Sweet (Danny Seraphine, Walter Parazaider) - 010:07 . 4.Italian From New York (Robert Lamm) - 04:14 . 5.Hanky Panky…

Billy Joel releases ‘Glass Houses’ featuring ‘It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me’ (1980)

Billy Joel's 'Glass Houses' feat. 'It's Still Rock and Roll to Me' is his seventh studio album produced by Phil Ramone and released on March 10, 1980 by Family Productions/Columbia.Track Listing : 1.You May Be Right (Billy Joel) - 04:15 . 2.Sometimes A Fantasy (Billy Joel) - 03:40 . 3.Don'T Ask Me Why (Billy Joel) - 02:59 . 4.It'S Still Rock And Roll To Me (Billy Joel) - 02:57 . 5.All For Leyna…

‘Let Me in Your Life’ is Aretha Franklin’s twenty-second studio album, co-produced with Jerry Wexler (1974)

Aretha Franklin's 'Let Me in Your Life' is her twenty-second studio album (and one of her top-selling) released on February 25, 1974 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Let Me In Your Life (Bill Withers) - 03:29 . 2.Every Natural Thing (Eddie Hinton) - 02:37 . 3.Ain'T Nothing Like The Real Thing (Nick Ashford, Valerie Simpson) - 03:49 . 4.I'M In Love (Joan Griffin, Kashif, Bobby Womack) - 02:51 .…

Bob Dylan records ‘Before the Flood’ an album with the Band (1974)

'Before the Flood' by Bob Dylan & the Band is a live album recorded on February 13–14, 1974, in Los Angeles and released on June 20, 1974 by Asylum Records.Track Listing : 1.Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I'Ll Go Mine) (Bob Dylan) - 04:15 . 2.Lay Lady Lay (Bob Dylan) - 03:14 . 3.Rainy Day Women #12 & 35 (Bob Dylan) - 03:27 . 4.Knockin' On Heaven'S Door (Bob Dylan) - 03:51 . 5.It Ain'T…

Horace Silver finishes the recording of ‘Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers’ featuring Art Blakey (1955)

'Horace Silver & the Jazz Messengers' is an album recorded on November 13, 1954 & February 6, 1955 with Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers and released in 1955 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Room 608 (Horace Silver) - 05:22 . 2.Creepin' In (Horace Silver) - 07:26 . 3.Stop Time (Horace Silver) - 04:07 . 4.To Whom It May Concern (Horace Silver) - 05:11 . 5.Hippy (Horace Silver) - 05:23 .…

Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s tribute album to Billie Holiday : ‘Tony Bennett on Holiday’ (1997)

'Tony Bennett on Holiday' is a studio album recorded in tribute to Billie Holiday and released on February 4, 1997 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.(In My) Solitude (Eddie Delange, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) - 02:57 . 2.All Of Me (Gerald Marks, Seymour Simons) - 01:44 . 3.When A Woman Loves A Man (Bernie Hanighen, Gordon Jenkins, Johnny Mercer) - 03:11 . 4.Me, Myself And I (Irving Gordon, Alan…

Columbia publish ‘Paul Simon,’ his eponymous second solo album featuring ‘Mother and Child Reunion,’ ‘Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard’ and ‘Duncan’…

'Paul Simon' feat. 'Mother and Child Reunion' is his eponymous second studio album as a solo artist co-produced with Roy Halee and released on January 14, 1972 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Mother And Child Reunion (Paul Simon) - 03:05 . 2.Duncan (Paul Simon) - 04:39 . 3.Everything Put Together Falls Apart (Paul Simon) - 01:59 . 4.Run That Body Down (Paul Simon) - 03:52 . 5.Armistice Day (Paul…

Artists United Against Apartheid release a collective album ‘Sun City’ produced by Steven Van Zandt (1985)

Artists United Against Apartheid's 'Sun City' is a collective album featuring Miles Davis, Bono and Bob Dylan among other guests, produced by Steven Van Zandt and released on December 7, 1985 by EMI / Manhattan RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Sun City (Steven Van Zandt) – 07:12 . 2.No More Apartheid (Peter Gabriel) – 07:10 . 3.Revolutionary Situation - 06:06 . 4.Sun City – 05:44 . 5.Let Me See Your I.D.…

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,…

Sony publish Tony Bennett’s ‘Playin’ with My Friends: Bennett Sings the Blues’ (2001)

Tony Bennett's 'Playin' with My Friends: Bennett Sings the Blues' is an album recorded with famous other vocalists.and released on November 6, 2001 by Sony Records.Track Listing : 1.Alright, Okay, You Win (Mayme Watts, Sidney Wyche) - 03:31 . 2.Everyday (I Have The Blues) (Peter Chatman) - 03:38 . 3.Don'T Cry Baby (Saul Bernie, James P. Johnson, Stella Unger) - 02:43 . 4.Good Morning Heartache…

Happy Birthday Bootsy Collins. ‘Bootsylicious’

This day (October 26, 1951), in Cincinnati, Ohio, is born Bootsy Collins, an American funk bassist and singer.Digest Tracklist : The Power of The One (2020) . w/ The Rubber Band – Bootsy Play-Cation (2019) . w/ Kali Uchis – Worth My While (2018) . Body Slam (2014) . I’d Rather be with you (2011) . w/ Snoop Dogg, George Clinton – Medley (2005) . Stretchin’Out . w/ P-Funk All Stars – Mothership…

Columbia publish Barbra Streisand’s album : ‘Till I Loved You’ (1988)

Barbra Streisand's 'Till I Loved You' is a studio album released on October 25, 1988 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.The Places You Find Love (Glen Ballard, Clifton Magness) - 05:09 . 2.On My Way To You (Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman, Michel Legrand) - 03:44 . 3.Till I Loved You (Maury Yeston) - 05:10 . 4.Love Light (Burt Bacharach, Carol Bayer Sager) - 04:32 . 5.All I Ask Of You (Andrew Lloyd…

Tony Bennett releases ‘Viva Duets’ an album recorded with Marc Anthony, Thalía, Christina Aguilera, Gloria Estefan, Juan Luis Guerra, Vicente Fernández and more Latin American singers…

Tony Bennett's 'Viva Duets' is a studio album recorded with Latin American singers and released on October 22, 2012 by Rpm / Columbia.Track Listing : 1.The Best Is Yet To Come (Carolyn Leigh, Cy Colemanandres Castro, Edgar Barrera) - 03:38 . 2.The Way You Look Tonight (Dorothy Fields, Jerome Kern) - 04:02 . 3.Steppin' Out With My Baby (Irving Berlin) - 02:02 . 4.For Once In My Life (Ron Miller,…

Joss Stone releases her fourth album : ‘Colour Me Free!’ featuring ‘Free Me’ (2009)

Joss Stone's 'Colour Me Free!' is her fourth studio album released on October 20, 2009 by Virgin.Track Listing : 1.Free Me (Joss Stone, Jonathan Shorten, Conner Reeves, Kenya Baker) - 03:53 . 2.Could Have Been You (Joss Stone, Jonathan Shorten, Conner Reeves) - 04:52 . 3.Parallel Lines (Joss Stone, Jonathan Shorten, Conner Reeves) - 04:26 . 4.Lady (Joss Stone, Jonathan Shorten, Conner Reeves) -…

Columbia publish Art Garfunkel’s second solo album : ‘Breakaway’ (1975)

Art Garfunkel's 'Breakaway' is his second solo studio album produced by Richard Perry and released on October 14, 1975 by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.I Believe (Stevie Wonder, Yvonne Wright) - 03:47 . 2.Rag Doll (Steve Eaton) - 03:03 . 3.Break Away (Benny Gallagher, Graham Lyle) - 03:31 . 4.Disney Girls (Bruce Johnston) - 04:32 . 5.Waters Of March (Antônio Carlos Jobim) - 03:34 . 6.My…

Billy Joel releases his sixth album : ’52nd Street’ featuring ‘My Life’ and ‘Honesty’ (1978)

Billy Joel's '52nd Street' feat. 'My Life' is his sixth studio album produced by Phil Ramone and released on October 13, 1978 by Family Productions/Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Big Shot (Billy Joel) - 04:03 . 2.Honesty (Billy Joel) - 03:56 . 3.My Life (Billy Joel) - 04:44 . 4.Zanzibar (Billy Joel) - 05:13 . 5.Stiletto (Billy Joel) - 04:42 . 6.Rosalinda'S Eyes (Billy Joel) - 04:41 . 7.Half A…

Paul Simon releases his fourth album : ‘Still Crazy After All These Years’ featuring ’50 Ways to Leave Your Lover’ (1975)

Paul Simon's 'Still Crazy After All These Years' is hise fourth studio album co-produced with, Phil Ramone and released on October 6, 1975 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Still Crazy After All These Years (Paul Simon) - 03:26 . 2.My Little Town (Paul Simon) - 03:51 . 3.I Do It For Your Love (Paul Simon) - 03:35 . 4.50 Ways To Leave Your Lover (Paul Simon) - 03:37 . 5.Night Game (Paul Simon) - 02:58…

Columbia publish Billy Joel’s fifth album : ‘The Stranger’ featuring ‘Just the Way You Are’ (1977)

Billy Joel's 'The Stranger' is his fifth studio album (his best-selling till today) produced by Phil Ramone and released on September 29, 1977 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.Movin' Out (Billy Joel) - 03:30 . 2.The Stranger (Billy Joel) - 05:10 . 3.Just The Way You Are (Billy Joel) - 04:52 . 4.Scenes From An Italian Restaurant (Billy Joel) - 07:37 . 5.Vienna (Billy Joel) - 03:34 . 6.Only…

Concord Records publish Diane Schuur’s ‘Friends for Schuur,’ an album featuring among others Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder (2000)

Diane Schuur's 'Friends for Schuur' is an album featuring duets with Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder and released on September 26, 2000 by Concord Records.Track Listing : 1.Easy Living (Ralph Rainger, Leo Robin) - 04:26 . 2.I'D Fly (Riccardo Cocciante, Jean Paul Drean, Roxanne Seeman) - 05:07 . 3.For The First Time (Gerry Goffin, Ken Hirsch) - 04:44 . 4.It Might Be You (Alan Bergman, Marilyn…

Tony Bennett releases ‘Duets II’ recorded with seventeen famous guests (2011)

Tony Bennett's 'Duets II' is an album recorded with seventeen very famous guests and released on September 20, 2011 by Columbia. Track listing : 1.The Lady Is a Tramp (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) - 03:18 . 2.One for My Baby (and One More for the Road) (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) - 02:58 . 3.Body and Soul (Edward Heyman, Robert Sour, Frank Eyton, Johnny Green) - 03:23 . 4.Don't Get Around…

Sire publish The Replacements’ fourth album : ‘Tim’ (1985)

The Replacements' 'Tim' is their fourth studio album produced by Tommy Ramone and released on September 18, 1985 by SireTrack Listing : 1.Hold My Life (Paul Westerberg) - 04:18 . 2.I'Ll Buy (Paul Westerberg) - 03:20 . 3.Kiss Me On The Bus (Paul Westerberg) - 02:48 . 4.Dose Of Thunder (Chris Mars, Tommy Stinson, Paul Westerberg) - 02:16 . 5.Waitress In The Sky (Paul Westerberg) - 02:02 . 6.Swingin…

This week In ‘Hard & Metal Throwback’ 37/52

Aerosmith, Metallica, Linkin Park, Nine Inch Nails, Scorpions, AC/DC, Megadeth, Alice In Chains, Dio, Kiss, Black Sabbath, The Ramones They are the 'Hard . Metal Throwback' artists selected among the 424 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Aerosmith . Young Lust More by the same : Aerosmith release 'Pump,' their tenth studio album…

Island publish U2’s thirteenth studio album : ‘Songs of Innocence’ (2014)

U2's 'Songs of Innocence' is their thirteenth studio album produced by Danger Mouse and released (after a six years hiatus) on September 9, 2014 by Island / Interscope.Track Listing : 1.The Miracle (Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen, Jr.) - 04:16 . 2.Every Breaking Wave (Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen, Jr.) - 04:13 . 3.California (Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen,…