Happy Birthday Ahmad Jamal. ‘Ahmadeus’

This day (July 2, 1930 ), in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is born Ahmad Jamal, an American jazz pianist,.Tracklist : 1 . Autumn Leaves (2017) 2 . w/ Abd Al Malik - Marseille (2016) 3 . Blue Moon (2014) 4 . Saturday Morning (album teaser)(2013) 5 . w/ Yusef Lateef -Jazz in_Marciac (2011) 6 . Jazz à Vienne 2011 7 . Acorn (2001) 8 . Poinciana (2005) 9 . Ponciana ( 1998) 10 . Live in Cannes ( 1981) 11…

V2 Records publish Phoenix fourth album : ‘Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix’ (2009)

Phoenix 'Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix' is their fourth studio album co-produced with Philippe Zdar and released on May 25, 2009 by V2 Records. Track Listing : 1.Lisztomania (Phoenix) - 04:01 . 2.1901 (Phoenix) - 03:13 . 3.Fences (Phoenix) - 03:45 . 4.Love Like A Sunset (Part I) (Phoenix) - 05:39 . 5.Love Like A Sunset (Part Ii) (Phoenix) - 01:57 . 6.Lasso (Phoenix) - 02:48 . 7.Rome (Phoenix) - 04:38 .…

Polydor publish ‘Os Mutantes’ their debut eponymous album (1968)

'Os Mutantes' is their debut eponymous album produced by Manoel Barenbein, featuring Jorge Ben and Gilberto Gil among other guests and released in June 1968 by Polydor.1 . Panis et circenses (French TV, 1969) 2 . Panis Et Circenses (Ao Vivo) 3 . A Minha Menina (Ao Vivo) 4 . A Minha Menina (Amoeba) 5 . Baby (Ao Vivo) 6 . Bat Macumba (1969) 7 . Bat Macumba (Ao Vivo, w/ Devendra Banhart, Noah…

Atlantic Records release Brandy’s ‘Afrodisiac,’ her fourth album (2004)

Brandy's 'Afrodisiac' is her fourth studio album produced in part by Timbaland and released on June 28, 2004 by Atlantic Records.1 . Afrodisiac (Official Video) 2 . Afrodisiac (Mobo Awards) 3 . Who Is She 2 U (Miss Teen USA) 4 . Talk About Our Love (The Soul Train Awards, 2016) 5 . Talk About Our Love (w/ Kanye West, TOTP) Track Listing : 1.Who I Am (Warryn Campbell, Joi Campbell) - 03:35 .…

Feliz Aniversário Chico Buarque. ‘O Grande Chico’

This day (June 19, 1944 ), in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Francisco Buarque de Hollanda a.k.a Chico Buarque, a singer, guitarist, composer.Tracklist : 1 . Caravanas Ao Vivo (2018) 2 . Desaforos (2018) 3 . w/ Clara Buarque - Dueto (2017) 4 . Anos Dourados (2012) 5 . w/ Maria Bethânia - Sem Fantasia 6 . w/ Milton Nascimento - O Que Sera (1987) 7 . O Meu Amor 8 . w/ João Bosco - Bom tempo 9…

‘The Cars’ release their eponymous debut album featuring ‘Just What I Needed’ (1978)

'The Cars' feat. 'Just What I Needed' is their eponymous debut studio album (that will stay 139 weeks on the charts ) released on June 6, 1978 by Elektra. 1 . Good Times Roll (Live 1978) 2 . Good Times Roll (Houston 1984) 3 . My Best Friend's Girl (Live 1978) 4 . Just What I Needed (The Midnight Special 1978) 5 . I'm In Touch With Your World (Live) 6 . Don't Cha Stop (Live 1978) 7 . Dont Cha Stop…

Arista release Avril Lavigne’s ‘Let Go,’ her debut album featuring ‘Complicated’ and ‘Sk8er Boi’ (2002)

Avril Lavigne's 'Let Go' feat. 'Complicated' is her debut studio album released on June 4, 2002 by Arista. 1 . Losing Grip 2 . Losing Grip (Juno Awards 2003) 3 . Complicated (Official Video) 4 . Losing Grip (Live) 5 . Sk8er Boi 6 . Sk8er Boi (Toronto) 7 . I'm With You 8 . I'm With You (AOL Sessions) 9 . Mobile (Official Unreleased Music Video 2002) 10 . Mobile 11 . Unwanted (Budokan) 12 .…

Marvin Gaye releases ‘What’s Going On,’ his eleventh album featuring ‘Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)’ (1971)

Marvin Gaye's 'What's Going On' is his eleventh (and the first he produced himself) studio album, released on May 21, 1971 by Tamla Records.Track Listing : 1.What'S Going On (Al Cleveland, Marvin Gaye, Renaldo ""Obie"" Benson) - 03:53 . 2.What'S Happening Brother (James Nyx, Marvin Gaye) - 02:43 . 3.Flyin' High (In The Friendly Sky) (Marvin Gaye, Anna Gordy Gaye, Elgie Stover) - 03:49 . 4.Save…

Daft Punk release ‘Random Access Memories,’ their fourth album featuring ‘Get Lucky’ (2013)

Daft Punk's 'Random Access Memories' incl. 'Get Lucky' is their fourth studio album released on May 17, 2013 by Daft Life.Track Listing : 1.Give Life Back To Music (Thomas Bangalter, Guy-Manuel De Homem-Christo, Paul Jackson, Jr., Nile Rodgers) - 04:34 . 2.The Game Of Love (Thomas Bangalter, Guy-Manuel De Homem-Christo) - 05:21 . 3.Giorgio By Moroder (Thomas Bangalter, Guy-Manuel De Homem-Christo,…

One Little Indian publish ‘Life’s Too Good,’ the debut album of The Sugarcubes featuring Björk (1988)

The Sugarcubes' 'Life's Too Good' is their debut studio album featuring Björk on vocals, produced by Ray Shulman and Derek Birkett and released on April 25, 1988 by One Little IndianTrack Listing : 1.Traitor (The Sugarcubes) - 03:08 . 2.Motorcrash (The Sugarcubes) - 02:23 . 3.Birthday (The Sugarcubes) - 03:59 . 4.Delicious Demon (The Sugarcubes) - 02:43 . 5.Mama (The Sugarcubes) - 02:56 .…

The Rolling Stones release their ninth album : ‘Sticky Fingers’ featuring ‘Brown Sugar’ (1971)

The The Rolling Stones' 'Sticky Fingers' feat. 'Brown Sugar' is their ninth British studio album produced by Jimmy Miller and released on April 23, 1971 by The Rolling Stones Records.Track Listing : 1.Brown Sugar (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 03:48 . 2.Sway (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 03:50 . 3.Wild Horses (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 05:42 . 4.Can'T You Hear Me Knocking (Mick Jagger,…

Andrea Bocelli celebrates Easter at the Duomo di Milano (2020)

April 12, 2020 - while the country is in lockdown, Andrea Bocelli will perform a special "Music For Hope" solo concert - featuring César Franck's "Panis Angelicus", Charles-François Gounod's "Ave Maria," Pietro Mascagni's "Sancta Maria," Gioachino Antonio Rossini's "Domine Deus" and John Newton's "Amazing Grace" - at Duomo di Milano in Milan, Italy

DJM release ‘Elton John, ‘ his self-titled second album featuring ‘Your Song’ (1970)

'Elton John' is his second album (including the hit "Your Song") released on April 10, 1970 by DJM.Track Listing : 1.Your Song (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) - 04:02 . 2.I Need You To Turn To (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) - 02:35 . 3.Take Me To The Pilot (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) - 03:47 . 4.No Shoe Strings On Louise (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) - 03:31 . 5.First Episode At Hienton (Elton John,…

Milton Nascimento and Lô Borges release ‘Clube Da Esquina,’ a collaborative album (1972)

'Clube da Esquina' is a double and a collaborative album between Milton Nascimento and Lô Borges, released in March 1972 by OdeonTrack Listing : 1.Tudo Que Você Podia Ser (Lô Borges, Márcio Borges) - 02:57 . 2.Cais (Milton Nascimento, Ronaldo Bastos) - 02:45 . 3.O Trem Azul (Lô Borges, Ronaldo Bastos) - 04:05 . 4.Saídas E Bandeiras Nº 1 (Fernando Brant, Milton Nascimento) - 00:45 . 5.Nuvem Cigana…

Capitol release Wings’ fifth album : ‘Wings at the Speed of Sound’ produced by Paul Mccartney (1976)

'Wings at the Speed of Sound' is their fifth studio album produced by leader Paul McCartney and released on March 25, 1976 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Let 'Em In (Paul McCartney) - 05:10 . 2.The Note You Never Wrote (Paul McCartney) - 04:19 . 3.She'S My Baby (Paul McCartney) - 03:06 . 4.Beware My Love (Paul McCartney) - 06:27 . 5.Wino Junko (Jimmy Mcculloch/Colin Allen) – 05:19 . 6.Silly Love…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°128 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

The Corrs, Bon Jovi, Leftfield, Travis, Tori Amos, ZZ Top, Jimmy Nail, Therapy?, Alice In Chains, The Stone Roses, The Cranberries, dEUSThey are the performers of twelve vintage amusing, puzzling and sometimes shocking videos of songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (12/52) BUT... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more…

We remember Naná Vasconcelos. ‘Percussive’

This day (March 9, 2016), in Recife, Brazil, died Naná Vasconcelos, a Brazilian Latin jazz percussionist, vocalist and berimbau player, most notable for his works with Pat Metheny, Don Cherry, Egberto Gismonti, and Gato Barbieri.Tracklist : Pra Elas (2010) . w/ Egberto Gismonti & Hamilton de Holanda – Live in Italy (2012) . w/ Egberto Gismonti - Dança das Cabeças (1996) . w/ Jack Dejohnette…

Happy Birthday Sergio Mendes. ‘Parabens para Sérgio’

This day (February 11, 1941), in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Sérgio Santos Mendes, a Brazilian musician.Tracklist : Mas Que Nada (2018) . Pais Tropical (2012) . @ Festival Mawazine (2009) . Waters of March (2007) . The look of love (2004) . Mas Que Nada Ft. The Black Eyed Peas Live . Medley (Mas Que Nada/Agua De Beber/One Note Samba) (2008) . Alibis (1984) . w/ Carlinhos Brown…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 06/52

James Taylor, Carole King, Ray Charles, Chicago, Donny Hathaway, Roberta Flack, Diana Ross, Seals and Crofts, Bee Gees, The Beach Boys, Sergio Mendes, Brasil 77, Jethro Tull, Al Kooper, John Mayall, Skid Row They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 281 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . James Taylor . Carole King .…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°325 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

The Offspring, The Black Crowes, Mick Jagger, R.E.M., Morrissey, Annie Lennox, dEUS, Cyndi Lauper, Suede, Joan Osborne, Taylor Dayne, Sneaker PimpsThey are the performers of twelve vintage amusing, puzzling and sometimes shocking videos of songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (06/52) BUT... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For…

Simon & Garfunkel release their second album : ‘Sounds of Silence’ featuring ‘The Sound of Silence,’ ‘Homeward Bound’ and ‘I Am a Rock’ (1966)

Simon & Garfunkel's 'Sounds of Silence' is their second studio album recorded in 1964 & 1965 and released on January 17, 1966 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.The Sound Of Silence (Paul Simon) - 03:05 . 2.Leaves That Are Green (Paul Simon) - 02:23 . 3.Blessed (Paul Simon) - 03:16 . 4.Kathy'S Song (Paul Simon) - 03:21 . 5.Somewhere They Can'T Find Me (Paul Simon) - 02:37 . 6.Anji (Davey…

We remember David Bowie. ‘Just For One Day’

This day (January 10, 2016), in New York City, died David Robert Jones a.k.a. David Bowie, an English singer, songwriter and actorTracklist : Tonight (1964) . Space Oddity (Live, 1969) . Starman (1972) . The Jean Genie (1973 Top of the Pops) . Rebel Rebel (1974) . Young Americans (U.S. TV Ad, 1975) . Fame (Cher Show, 1975) . TVC 15 (Paris, 1976) . Heroes (Dutch TV, 1977) . Station To Station…

Happy Birthday Jimmy Page. ‘Master Riffer’

This day (January 9, 1944), in Heston, Middlesex, England, is born James Patrick 'Jimmy' Page, an English guitarist and founder of Led Zeppelin.Tracklist : Young Age! . Blow-Up Movie (w/ the Yardbirds, 1967) . Heart Full of Soul (w/ the Yardbirds, 1968) . Babe I'm Gonna Leave You (w/ Led Zeppelin, 1969) . Live at Madison Square Garden (w/ Led Zeppelin, 1973) . Whole Lotta Love (w/ Led Zeppelin,…

Bill Evans records, with Paul Motian and Scott LaFaro, ‘Portrait in Jazz’ for Riverside (1959)

Bill Evans' 'Portrait in Jazz' is an album recorded on December 28, 1959 with Paul Motian and Scott LaFaro and released in 1960 by Riverside.Track Listing : 1.Come Rain Or Come Shine (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) - 03:24 . 2.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Jacques Prévert, Johnny Mercer) – 6:00 . 3.Witchcraft (Cy Coleman, Carolyn Leigh) - 04:37 . 4.When I Fall In Love (Victor Young, Edward Heyman)…

Finnish Tango

Today December 6th, as we celebrate Finland's national day, we take a closer look at one facet of its rich musics : Finnish TangoTracklist : 1001 Ways To Do A Pose In Finnish Tango Snow . Polar Tango A Film About Finnish Tango. Feat. Aki Kaurismäki . Winson Tam & Anastasia Novikova - Finnish Open 2018 . Karen Tweed - Finnish Tango . Midsommernatstango . Sole Azul - Sole Tango . Saara Aalto -…

Al Di Meola sits in with a Chamber Orchestra (2000)

October 30, 2000 - Al Di Meola and the Amadeus Chamber Orchestra will play Di Meola's compositions lifted from his album "The Grande Passion" released last week on Telarc Records, in Warsaw, Poland.<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/Al-Di-Meola-Friday-Night-in-San-Francisco-RVJ.jpg' alt='Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin and Paco de Lucía - Friday Night in San Francisco'…

We remember Amalia Rodrigues. ‘Fado To Black’

This day (October 6, 1999), in Lisbon, Portugal, died Amalia Rodrigues, the Rainha do Fado (Queen of Fado). Digest Tracklist : Gaivota . Live In Tunisia (1993) . w/ Júlio Iglésias – Canto A Galizia (1980) . Canção Do Mar . La Tarantella (1973) . Estranha Forma De Vida (1965) . Povo Que Lavas No Rio (1961) . Documentary (1958) . Tracklist : Uma Casa Portuguesa . Coimbra . Barco Negro . Ai Mouraria…

Astor Piazzolla and Gerry Mulligan record ‘Summit’ in Italy (1974)

'Summit' by Astor Piazzolla & Gerry Mulligan is an album recorded on September 24–26 and October 1–4, 1974 in Italy by Erre T.V./Music Hall. Track Listing : 1.20 Years Ago (Astor Piazzolla) - 06:26 . 2.Close Your Eyes And Listen (Astor Piazzolla) - 04:32 . 3.Years Of Solitude (Astor Piazzolla) - 04:07 . 4.Deus Xango (Astor Piazzolla) - 03:45 . 5.20 Years After (Astor Piazzolla) - 04:10 .…

The Weeknd releases his second album ‘Beauty Behind the Madness’ featuring Ed Sheeran and Lana Del Rey (2015)

The Weeknd's 'Beauty Behind the Madness' is his second studio album featuring Labrinth, Ed Sheeran and Lana Del Rey as guests and released on August 28, 2015 by XO / Republic Records.Track Listing : 1.Real Life (Abel Tesfaye, Jason Quenneville, Stephan Moccio) - 03:43 . 2.Losers (Abel Tesfaye, Timothy Mckenzie, Carlo Montagnese) - 04:41 . 3.Tell Your Friends (Abel Tesfaye, Kanye West, Christopher…

This week In ‘2000s Throwback’ 33/52

The XX, PJ Harvey, Madonna, Beth Hart, The Cure, Lady Gaga, Avril Lavigne, The National, U2, dEUS, Radiohead, Placebo They are the '2000s Throwback' artists selected among the 421 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . The XX . Islands Lifted from : Young Turks release 'xx,' The xx' debut produced by Jamie Smith (2009)2 . PJ Harvey .…

New Animated Music Videos N°55

Elton John, Dua Lipa, Chris Malinchak, Peggy Gou, Pickle, Hippo Campus, King Gizzard . The Lizard Wizard, Absolutely Free, Pascuala Ilabaca . Fauna, Bendigo Fletcher, Colloboh, Vial, Kygo 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 . Elton…

Happy Birthday Al Di Meola. ‘Sundancer’

This day (July 22, 1954), in Jersey City, New Jersey, is born Al Di Meola, an American jazz fusion and Latin jazz guitarist, Digest Tracklist : Orient Blue (2020) . Solo / Because (2019) . Mediterranean Sundance/Río Grande (2018) . w/ Steve Vai (2017) . Song to The Pharaoh King (2016) . Eleanor Rigby (2014) . w/ G3 Jam – Rockin in the Free World (2012) . If (2010) . Egyptian Danza . One Night…

Light My Fire

Starting and ending with 'Light My Fire' made famous by The Doors, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Erma Franklin, Shirley Bassey, Aretha Franklin, Shirley Bassey and many more.

Ev’ry Time She Sings Goodbye

From 'Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye' to 'Pra Dizer Adeus (Time To Say Goodbye)', we have mixed 19 'Jazz & Latin Musics' tunes around the theme of 'Ladies Singing Goodbye'. It has Sylvie Vartan, Leila Pinheiro, Rita Pavone, Marcia and many more.

Bossacucanova – Nossa Onda é Essa (Our Kind of Bossa)

Released on February 18, 2014, "Nossa Onda é Essa (Our Kind of Bossa)" is the sixth album by Bossacucanova, a Brazilian musical group. that combines traditional bossa nova with electronica. Track Listing : 1.Adeus America (Haroldo Barbosa, Geraldo Jacques) - 03:58 . 2.Deixa A Menina (Chico Buarque) - 04:36 . 3.Balanca (Nao Pode Parar!) (Bossacucanova) - 03:34 . 4.A Pedida E Samba (Jair Amorim,…

Paso Doble Expresso

Featuring Carmen Sevilla El Relicario . Manolo Escobar . España Cañí . Juan Legido . Los Churumbeles De España . El Beso . Susana Barea . Deportivo Pasodoble . Charo. Espana Cani . Chema Saiz . El Gato Montés . Kewenchen . Islas Canarias . Bayanihan Philippine Dance Company . Pasodoble . Lolita Torres . La Morena De Mi Copla . Antonio Álvarez Alonso . Suspiros De España . Senior Dance . Paso Doble…