Geffen Records publish Don Henley’s second solo album : ‘Building the Perfect Beast’ featuring ‘The Boys of Summer’ (1984)

Don Henley's 'Building the Perfect Beast' is his second solo studio album featuring 'The Boys of Summer,' co-produced with Danny Kortchmar, Greg Ladanyi and Mike Campbell and released on November 19, 1984 by Geffen Records1 . The Boys Of Summer (On "The Howard Stern Show," 2015) Track Listing : 1.The Boys Of Summer (Don Henley, Mike Campbell) - 04:45 . 2.You Can'T Make Love (Don Henley, Danny…

Don Henley goes country in Austin (2015)

September 1, 2015 - PBS "Austin City Limits" tapes Don Henley of Eagles fame, playing his country music album with various guests - Ashley Monroe, Jamey Johnson, Martina McBride, Trisha Yearwood, Martie Maguire and Emily Robinson. The show is to be aired on October 22

As we wish Eagles drummer, Don Henley a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Eagles At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, American drummer, Don Henley a 'Happy Birthday,' the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Eagles Video Tracklist : 1 . Hotel California (1998) 2 . Lyin' Eyes (1977) 3 . How Long 4 . Take It Easy 5 . New kid in town 6 . I Can't Tell You Why 7 . One of These Nights 8 . Take It To The Limit 9 . Rocky Mountain Way 10 . I Can´t Tell You Why 11 . Desperado 12 . Dirty…

Stevie Nicks releases her debut album : ‘Bella Donna’ featuring ‘Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around’ and ‘Edge of Seventeen’ (1981)

Stevie Nicks' 'Bella Donna' is her debut studio album co-produced by Jimmy Iovine and Tom Petty and released on July 27, 1981 by Modern / Atco.1 . Edge Of Seventeen (Chicago) 2 . How Still My Love (05-30-1983, Us Festival) 3 . LEATHER AND LACE (LIVE, 1981) 4 . Outside the Rain /Dreams (White Wing Dove, 1981) 5 . Stop Draggin My Heart Around (Live, '83) 6 . After The Glitter Fades 08-14-1998…

Asylum publish Eagles’ second album ‘Desperado’ recorded in London (1973)

Eagles' 'Desperado' is their second studio album released on April 17, 1973 by Asylum. Track Listing : 1.Doolin-Dalton (Glenn Frey, J. D. Souther, Don Henley, Jackson Browne) - 03:26 . 2.Twenty-One (Bernie Leadon) - 02:11 . 3.Out Of Control (Don Henley, Glenn Frey, Tom Nixon) - 03:04 . 4.Tequila Sunrise (Don Henley, Glenn Frey) - 02:52 . 5.Desperado (Don Henley, Glenn Frey) - 03:36 . 6.Certain…

The Eagles release ‘On the Border,’ their first album to feature Don Felder (1974)

The Eagles' 'On the Border' is their third (the first to feature Don Felder) studio album released on March 22, 1974 by Asylum.Track Listing : 1.Already Gone (Jack Tempchin, Robb Strandlund) - 04:15 . 2.You Never Cry Like A Lover (J.D. Souther, Don Henley) - 04:00 . 3.Midnight Flyer (Paul Craft) - 03:55 . 4.My Man (Bernie Leadon) - 03:29 . 5.On The Border (Don Henley, Bernie Leadon, Glenn Frey) -…

This week In Male Balladeers 47/52

Freddie Mercury, Josh Groban, Yusuf / Cat Stevens, Arno, Tom Waits, Don Henley, Bruce Hornsby, Seu Jorge, Michael Hutchence, Enrique Iglesias, Mika, Boy George

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 47/52

Rod Stewart, Don Henley, Lisa Stansfield, Queen, Prince, Phil Collins, INXS, Bruce Hornsby, Paul McCartney, Ricchi e Poveri, Joe Walsh, Dionne Warwick, Luther Vandross

Asylum publish Jackson Browne’s fourth album : ‘The Pretender’ (1976)

Jackson Browne's 'The Pretender' is his fourth album produced by Jon Landau and released in November 1976 by Asylum1 . The Fuse (Live) 2 . Linda Paloma (w/ David Lindley, Brescia,Italy, 1997/4/9) 3 . Here Comes Those Tears Again 4 . Sleeps Dark And Silent Gate 5 . Sleeps Dark And Silent Gate (1990) 6 . The Pretender (NYC, June 9, 1996) 7 . The Pretender (w/ Crosby, Stills And Nash, Madison…

Linda Ronstadt releases her fifth album : ‘Heart Like a Wheel’ featuring ‘When Will I Be Loved’ (1974)

Linda Ronstadt's 'Heart Like a Wheel' is her fifth solo studio album produced by Peter Asher and released in November 1974 by Capitol Records.1 . You're No Good (Live, 1976 "Reelin' In The Years Archives") 2 . Guess It Doesn't Matter Anymore (1976, Offenbach, Germany) 3 . Faithless Love (Atlanta, 1977) 4 . Heart Like A Wheel (1976, Offenbach, Germany) 5 . Heart Like A Wheel (w/ Kate And Anna…

Asylum publish Jackson Browne’s second album : ‘For Everyman’ (1973)

Jackson Browne's 'For Everyman' is his second album released in October 1973 by Asylum. 1 . On Writing Take It Easy (Acoustic) 2 . Our Lady Of The Well (La Mirada Theatre, Feb 27, 2014) 3 . Take It Easy / Our Lady Of The Well (w/ Bruce Springsteen) 4 . I Thought I Was A Child 5 . These Days Track Listing : 1.Take It Easy (Jackson Brown, Glenn Frey) – 3:39 . 2.Our Lady Of The Well (Jackson…

Elektra publish Jackson Browne’s tenth album : ‘I’m Alive’ (1993)

Jackson Browne's 'I'm Alive' is his tenth album released on October 11, 1993 by Elektra.1 . My Problem Is You 2 . My Problem Is You & Everywhere I Go (Live) 3 . Sky Blue And Black Track Listing : 1.I'M Alive (Jackson Browne) - 05:01 . 2.My Problem Is You (Jackson Browne) - 04:40 . 3.Everywhere I Go (Jackson Browne) - 04:36 . 4.I'Ll Do Anything (Jackson Browne) - 04:31 . 5.Miles Away…

Michael Bublé releases his sixth album : ‘Crazy Love’ (2009)

Michael Bublé's 'Crazy Love' is his sixth studio album released on October 9, 2009 by 143 Records..1 . Cry Me A River (X-Factor) 2 . All Of Me (Baden-Baden, Germany) 3 . All Of Me (2009-10-13) 4 . Georgia On My Mind (Live) 5 . Georgia (Live) 6 . Crazy Love (Official Video) 7 . Crazy Love (Baden-Baden, Germany) 8 . Haven't Met You Yet (Official Video) 9 . All I Do Is Dream Of You…

Asylum publish Jackson Browne’s third album : ‘Late for the Sky’ (1974)

Jackson Browne's 'Late for the Sky' is his third album co-produced with Al Schmitt and released on September 13, 1974 by Asylum.1 . Fountain Of Sorrow (Live) 2 . Before The Deluge 3 . Late For The Sky (Berlin, 2015) 4 . Fountain Of Sorrow (June 26, 2010) 5 . For A Dancer 6 . Walkin Slow ... 7 . Before The Deluge (Live, 1977) Track Listing : 1.Late For The Sky (Jackson Browne) - 05:36 . 2.Fountain…

Randy Newman releases his fifth album : ‘Good Old Boys’ (1974)

Randy Newman's 'Good Old Boys' is his fifth (and his first to get commercial success) album, released on September 10, 1974 by Reprise Records.1 . Louisiana 1927 2 . Birmingham (On "Later With Jools Holland", 2011) Track listing : . 1.Rednecks (Randy Newman) - 03:07 . 2.Birmingham (Randy Newman) - 02:45 . 3.Marie (Randy Newman) - 03:07 . 4.Mr. President (Have Pity on the Working Man) (Randy…

Dan Fogelberg releases ‘The Innocent Age,’ his seventh album featuring ‘Leader of the Band’ (1981)

Dan Fogelberg's 'The Innocent Age' is his seventh album ( one of his most successful) released in August 1981 by Full Moon/Epic1 . Nexus (Humphreys, 97) 2 . Lost In The Sun (Live, '82) 3 . Run For The Roses (From "Greetings From The West") 4 . Leader Of The Band (From "Greetings From The West") 5 . Same Old Lang Syne (From "Greetings From The West") 6 . The Reach (97) 7 . Hard To Say (2003) 8 .…

Heads Up International publish Earl Klugh’s ‘Hand Picked’ (2013)

Earl Klugh's 'Hand Picked' is an album (featuring three duets and twelve soli) released on July 30, 2013 by Heads Up International. 1 . HandPicked 2 . All I Have to do is Dream (w/ the Time Jumpers) 3 . All I Have To Do Is Dream (w/ Vince Gill) 4 . Cast Your Fate to the Wind (w/ Vince Gill) 5 . Java Jazz Festival (2013) Track listing : 1.Alfie (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) - 02:34. .…

This week In Male Balladeers 29/52

Robert Plant, Chris Cornell, Justin Hayward, John Lodge, Timothy B. Schmit, John Sebastian, Elliott Smith, Cat Stevens, Leonard Cohen, Roger Hodgson, Jake Bugg, Tom Chaplin, Peter Tosh

Asylum publish The Eagles’ fourth album : ‘One of These Nights’ (1975)

The Eagles' 'One of These Nights' is their fourth studio album produced by Bill Szymczyk and released on June 10, 1975 by Asylum1 . Lyin' Eyes Track Listing : 1.One Of These Nights (Don Henley, Glenn Frey) - 04:51 . 2.Too Many Hands (Randy Meisner, Don Felder) - 04:43 . 3.Hollywood Waltz (Don Henley, Glenn Frey, Bernie Leadon, Tom Leadon) - 04:04 . 4.Journey Of The Sorcerer (Bernie Leadon) -…

A&M publish Carpenters’ sixth album : ‘Horizon’ featuring ‘Solitaire’ (1975)

Carpenters' 'Horizon' is their sixth album produced by Richard & Karen Carpenter and released on June 6, 1975 by A&M1 . Only Yesterday 2 . Please Mr Postman 3 . Please Mr Postman 4 . In Concert at the New London Theatre (1976) Track Listing : 1.Aurora (Richard Carpenter, John Bettis) - 01:32 . 2.Only Yesterday (Richard Carpenter, John Bettis) - 04:11 . 3.Desperado (Don Henley, Glenn…

Joe Walsh releases ‘But Seriously, Folks…’ recorded with the other four members of Eagles (1978)

Joe Walsh's "But Seriously, Folks..." is his fourth studio album featuring the other four members of the Eagles and released on May 16, 1978 by Asylum.Track Listing : 1.Over And Over (Joe Walsh) - 04:53 . 2.Second Hand Store (Mike Murphy, Walsh) - 03:35 . 3.Indian Summer (Joe Walsh) - 03:03 . 4.At The Station (Joe Vitale, Joe Walsh) - 05:08 . 5.Tomorrow (Joe Walsh) - 03:39 . 6.Inner Tube (Joe…

Elton John releases ’21 at 33,’ his fourteenth album featuring ‘Little Jeannie’ (1980)

Elton John's '21 at 33' is his fourteenth studio album released on May 13, 1980 by MCA / Rocket.Track Listing : 1.Chasing The Crown (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) - 05:38 . 2.Little Jeannie (Elton John, Gary Osborne) - 05:21 . 3.Sartorial Eloquence (Elton John, Tom Robinson) - 04:42 . 4.Two Rooms At The End Of The World (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) - 05:39 . 5.White Lady White Powder (Elton John,…

Happy Birthday Billy Joel. ‘Billy The King’

This day (May 9, 1949), in The Bronx, New York City, is born Billy Joel, American singer-songwriter and pianistDigest Tracklist : Ballad Of Billy The Kid (The Midnight Special, 1975) . New York State Of Mind (1976) . The Stranger (1977) . Movin' Out (1978) . Stiletto (Houston, 1979) . It's Still Rock and Roll to Me . You're My Home (1981) . Angry Young Man (1982) . Uptown Girl . The Longest Time…

Geffen Records publish Aerosmith’s eleventh album ‘Get a Grip’ featuring ‘Livin’ on the Edge’ (1993)

Aerosmith's 'Get a Grip' feat. 'Livin' on the Edge' is their eleventh studio album released on April 20, 1993 by Geffen Records.Track Listing : 1.Intro (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Jim Vallance) - 00:24 . 2.Eat The Rich (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Jim Vallance) - 04:11 . 3.Get A Grip (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Jim Vallance) - 03:59 . 4.Fever (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry) - 04:15 . 5.Livin' On The Edge…

Joni Mitchell publishes her thirteenth album : ‘Chalk Mark in a Rain Storm’ (1988)

Joni Mitchell's 'Chalk Mark in a Rain Storm' is her thirteenth album released on March 23, 1988 by Geffen.Track Listing : 1.My Secret Place (Joni Mitchell) - 05:01 . 2.Number One (Joni Mitchell) - 03:46 . 3.Lakota (Joni Mitchell, Larry Klein) - 06:25 . 4.The Tea Leaf Prophecy (Lay Down Your Arms) (Joni Mitchell, Larry Klein) - 04:49 . 5.Dancin' Clown (Joni Mitchell) - 04:09 . 6.Cool Water (Joni…

The Eagles land in Houston (2020)

March 6, 2020 - The Eagles 2020 featuring long time members Don Henley, Timothy Schmit, Joe Walsh and new comers Deacon Frey and Vince Gill plus guitarist Steuart Smith will revisit the band's anthems at Toyota Center in Houston, TX More Info

Herbie Hancock publishes ‘The New Standard,’ an album covering rock or RnB songs (1996)

<pHerbie Hancock's 'The New Standard' is his fortieth album (covering rock and RnB songs) recorded with among others Michael Brecker & John Scofield and released on March 5, 199 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.New York Minute (Don Henley, Danny Kortchmar, Jai Winding) - 08:35 . 2.Mercy Street (Peter Gabriel) - 08:36 . 3.Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 08:07…

Verve publish Diana Krall’s twelfth album : ‘Wallflower’ (2015)

Diana Krall's 'Wallflower' is her twelfth studio album featuring a collection of songs she first heard on vinyl and released on February 3, 2015 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.California Dreamin' (John Phillips, Michelle Phillips) - 03:17 . 2.Desperado (Glenn Frey, Don Henley) - 03:32 . 3.Superstar (Bonnie Bramlett, Leon Russell) - 04:16 . 4.Alone Again (Naturally) (Gilbert O'Sullivan) - 03:50 .…

We remember Glenn Frey. ‘But You Can Never Leave!’

This day (January 18, 2016), in New York City, died Glenn Lewis Frey a.k.a. Glenn Frey, an American singer, songwriter and founder of the Eagles.Tracklist : Club Troubadour in L.A. (w/ Don Henley, 1971) . Peacefull Easy feeling (w/ Eagles, Voorburg 1973) . Midnight Flyer (w/ Eagles, DKRC, 1974) . Hotel California (w/ Eagles, 1977) . New Kid In Town (w/ Eagles, Live in Washington D C 1977) .…

Warner Bros. publish Randy Newman’s seventh album : ‘Trouble in Paradise’ featuring ‘I Love L.A.’ (1983)

Randy Newman's 'Trouble in Paradise' is his seventh album released on January 17, 1983 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.I Love L.A. (Randy Newman) - 03:29 . 2.Christmas In Capetown (Randy Newman) - 04:21 . 3.The Blues (Randy Newman) - 03:01 . 4.Same Girl (Randy Newman) - 02:53 . 5.Mikey'S (Randy Newman) - 02:10 . 6.My Life Is Good (Randy Newman) - 04:38 . 7.Miami (Randy Newman) - 04:04 . 8.Real…

Joe Walsh releases his third solo album : ‘So What’ (1974)

Joe Walsh's 'So What' is his third solo studio album released on December 14, 1974 by ABC-Dunhill Records.Track Listing : 1.Welcome To The Club (Joe Walsh) - 05:14 . 2.Falling Down (Joe Walsh, Don Henley) - 04:56 . 3.Pavanne For The Sleeping Beauty (Maurice Ravel) - 01:56 . 4.Time Out (Joe Walsh, Terry Trebandt) - 04:28 . 5.All Night Laundry Mat Blues (Joe Walsh) - 00:58 . 6.Turn To Stone (Joe…

The Eagles release their fifth album : ‘Hotel California’ featuring ‘New Kid in Town,’ ‘Hotel California’ and ‘Life in the Fast Lane’ (1976)

The Eagles' 'Hotel California' is their fifth studio album produced by Bill Szymczyk and released on December 8, 1976 by Asylum.1 . New Kid In Town 2 . Victim Of Love (w/ Don Felder, Las Vegas, 2015) 3 . Try And Love Again (w/ Randy Meisner, Dallas) Track Listing : 1.Hotel California (Don Felder, Don Henley, Glenn Frey) - 06:30 . 2.New Kid In Town (Don Henley, Glenn Frey, J.D. Souther) - 05:04…