Epic publish Donovan’s third album : ‘Sunshine Superman’ [1966]

Donovan's 'Sunshine Superman' is his third album produced by Mickie Most and released in the United States on August 26, 1966 by Epic1 . Sunshine Superman (1966) 2 . Sunshine Superman 3 . Three King Fishers (1966) 4 . Bert's Blues (The Glad Rag Ball 1965) 5 . Season Of The Witch 6 . Guinevere (1966) 7 . Guinevere Track Listing : 1.Sunshine Superman (Donovan) - 03:15 . 2.Legend Of A Girl Child…

Happy Birthday Donovan

May 10, 1946 - Donovan Philips Leitch simply known as Donovan, Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist is 75. Happy Birthday Sir if in England, you do not want to miss "live on the BBC", the "New Musical Express Pollwinners 1965" with The Moody Blues, Freddie & the Dreamers, Georgie Fame & the Blue Flames, The Seekers, Herman's Hermits, The Ivy League, Sounds Incorporated, Wayne…

On TV today, Donovan with Andy Williams (1969)

March 19, 1969 - you do not want to miss Donovan performing three songs "To Susan On The West Coast Waiting," "Day After Day" (with Andy) and "Atlantis" at "Andy's Love Concert" a special episode of “The Andy Williams Show” on NBC

Peggy Lee records ‘Basin Street East Proudly Presents Miss Peggy Lee,’ a live album for Capitol (1961)

'Basin Street East Proudly Presents Miss Peggy Lee' is a live album arranged by Jack Marshall, recorded on February 9 & March 8, 1961 and released the same year by Capitol.1 . Day In, Day Out / Boston Beans. 2 . Day In, Day Out 3 . Fever! 4 . Non Dimenticar / My Romance 5 . I Love Being Here With You 6 . I Love Being Here With You Peggy Lee - Basin Street East Proudly Presents Miss Peggy Lee…

Michael Bublé releases his fourth album : ‘It’s Time’ featuring ‘Home’ (2005)

Michael Bublé's 'It's Time' is his fourth studio album released on February 8, 2005 by 143, Reprise.1 . Feeling Good 2 . Feeling Good 3 . You Don't Know Me 4 . Quando, Quando, Quando. 5 . Home (Official Video) 6 . Home (w/ Blake Shelton, Live, 2008) 7 . Can't Buy Me Love 8 . Save The Last Dance For Me (Official Video) 9 . Save The Last Dance For Me 10 . Try A Little Tenderness (Live, 2005) 11…

This week In Male Balladeers 48/52

Mick Hucknall, George Michael, Joe Jackson, Luis Miguel, George Harrison, Lionel Richie, Bryan Ferry, Ed Sheeran, Donovan, The Housemartins, Nick Cave, Frank Sinatra

Tina, Petula, Ray et al tape ‘The Big T.N.T. Show’ (1965)

November 29, 1965 - The Ronettes, Ike & Tina Turner, Petula Clark, Bo Diddley, Donovan, The Byrds, Roger Miller, The Lovin' Spoonful, Joan Baez, Ray Charles and more. They all take part in the taping of "The Big T.N.T. Show" concert at the Moulin Rouge in Los Angeles, California More Info

Singing Joni Mitchell

Aoife O'Donovan, James Taylor, Glen Hansard , Counting Crows, Hayley Westenra, Morgan James, Matthews Southern Comfort, James Blake, Neil Diamond, Diana Krall, Nikki Yanofsky, Patrick Wolf

Factory publish Happy Mondays’ third album : ‘Pills N Thrills And Bellyaches’ featuring ‘Step On’ and ‘Kinky Afro’ (1990)

Happy Mondays' 'Pills 'n' Thrills and Bellyaches' is their third studio album featuring 'Step On' and 'Kinky Afro,' produced by Paul Oakenfold and Steve Osborne and released on November 5, 1990 by Factory1 . Kinky Afro (Official Video) 2 . Kinky Afro (Top Of The Pops, 1990) 3 . Gods Cop (Manchester Music Festival, 1991) 4 . God's Cop 5 . Loose Fit (Official Video) 6 . Loose Fit (Top Of The Pops,…

Amy Winehouse releases her debut album : ‘Frank’ featuring ‘Fuck Me Pumps’ (2003)

Amy Winehouse's 'Frank' is her debut studio album released on October 20, 2003 by Island.1 . Stronger Than Me 2 . Stronger Than Me (V Festival, 2004) 3 . You Sent Me Flying 4 . Fuck Me Pumps 5 . I Heard Love Is Blind (Live) 6 . I Heard Love Is Blind (+ Intervie, Jonathan Ross, 2004) 7 . No Greater Love (Live) 8 . There Is No Greater Love (Live) 9 . In My Bed (Live Acoustic, 2004) 10 . In My…

Arista publish Angie Stone’s debut album : ‘Black Diamond’ (1999)

Angie Stone's 'Black Diamond' is her debut album released on September 28, 1999 by Arista.1 . No More Rain (In This Cloud) (Official Video) 2 . No More Rain (In This Cloud) (Live) 3 . Green Grass Vapors 4 . Everyday 5 . Everyday 6 . Life Story 7 . Life Story 8 . Bone 2 Pic 9 . Bone 2 Pic (UK Tour, 2014) 10 . Black Diamond (Behind The Scenes) Track Listing : 1.Freedom (Intro) (Angie Stone) -…

Singing (Ladies only) Bruce Springsteen

Amy MacDonald, Alison Mosshart, Angie McMahon, Aoife O'Donovan, Clara Bond, LeAnn Rimes, Mackenzie Johnson, Inessa Witting, Anabela, Emmylou Harris, Moa Holmsten, Melissa Etheridge

Leonard Cohen records ‘Songs of Love and Hate’ featuring ‘Avalanche,’ ‘Famous Blue Raincoat’ and ‘Joan of Arc’ (1970)

Leonard Cohen's 'Songs of Love and Hate' is his third album recorded partly between September 22 and 26, 1970 in Nashville and released on March 19, 1971 By Columbia.1 . Avalanche 2 . Avalanche (Victoria, 2010) 3 . Famous Blue Raincoat (Helsinki, 02-09-2012) 4 . Famous Blue Raincoat (Live) 5 . Joan Of Arc (Donosti, 1988) Track Listing : 1.Avalanche (Leonard Cohen) - 05:07 . 2.Last Year'S Man…

Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds release their thirteenth album : ‘Abattoir Blues / The Lyre of Orpheus’ (2004)

'Abattoir Blues / The Lyre of Orpheus' by Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds is their thirteenth studio album produced by Nick Launay and released on September 20, 2004 by Mute Records.1 . Get Ready For Love 2 . Hiding All Away (London, 2004) 3 . Messiah Ward (Abattoir Blues Tour) 4 . There She Goes, My Beautiful World (Live, Channel 4 Version) 5 . There She Goes My Beautiful World (Live, "Jools…

Happy Birthday David Bromberg. ‘Bromberg Variations’

This day (September 19, 1945), in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is born David Bromberg, an American bluegrass, blues, folk, jazz, etc. multi-instrumentalist and singer.Tracklist : 1 . Big Road (2020) 2 . Statesboro Blues/Church Bell Blues (2019) 3 . Walkin’ Blues (2017) 4 . Dehlia (2015) 5 . I Like to Sleep Late in the Morning (2013) 6 . It Takes a Lot to Laugh, It Takes a Train to Cry (2012) 7 .…

Eric, Pete, Jeff et al have a ball with ‘The Secret Policeman’ (1981)

<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/Eric-Pete-Sting-et-al-have-a-ball-with-The-Secret-The Policeman-1981.jpg' alt='' class='image_product'/>September 9, 1981 - The Police, Jeff Beck and Eric Clapton, Phil Collins, Donovan, Bob Geldof and Johnny Fingers, Tom Robinson, Pete Townshend and more. They all take part in "The Secret The Policeman's Other Ball," a benefit concert for…

Steel Pulse is at Rototom Sunsplash (2012)

August 19, 2012 - reggae veterans Steel Pulse - that is David Hinds (g, voc), Selwyn Brown (voc, kb), Sidney Mills (voc, kb), Amlak Tafari (b), Wayne Elvis Clarke (d), Donovan Mckitty (g), Makeisha Mctaggart (bck voc) & Jerry Johnson (s) - will be live

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 .…

N.W.A. release their debut album : ‘Straight Outta Compton’ (1988)

N.W.A.'s 'Straight Outta Compton' is their debut studio album produced by Dr. Dre with DJ Yella and released August 8, 1988 by Ruthless Records.1 . Straight Outta Compton (Official Video) 2 . Express Yourself 3 . Dopeman (Houston, 1989) Track Listing : 1.Straight Outta Compton (Ice Cube, Mc Ren, The D.O.C., Eazy-E) - 04:18 . {Samples : "Funky Drummer" By James Brown; "You'Ll Like It Too" By…

Beastie Boys release their second album : ‘Paul’s Boutique’

Beastie Boys' 'Paul's Boutique' is their second studio album released on July 25, 1989 by Capitol.1 . Shake Your Rump (Amsterdam) 2 . Egg Man 3 . High Plains Drifter (Japan Space Shower, 1995) 4 . POSSE IN EFFECT & HIGH PLAINS DRIFTER (Live, 98) 5 . Sounds of Science (Japan Space Shower, 1994) 6 . Sounds Of Science (Kawasaki, 1996) 7 . Hey Ladies 8 . Interview + Looking down the barrel of a…

Jill Scott releases her sixth album : ‘Woman’ (2015)

Jill Scott.'s 'Woman' is her sixth albumreleased on July 24, 2015 by Blues Babe1 . You Don't Know (Official Video) 2 . A Long Walk/It's Love (Live) 3 . SJ 4 . You Don't Know Nothing About Love ("STL", w/ The Pipes) Track Listing : 1.Wild Cookie (Jill Scott, Warryn Campbell) - 01:49 . 2.Prepared (Jill Scott, Andre Harris, Sir Darryl Farris) - 05:18 . 3.Run Run Run (Aaron Pearce, Harold Lilly,…

Elton, Duran, Ricky et al celebrate Princess Diana (2007)

, 2007 - Elton John, Duran Duran, James Morrison, Lily Allen, Fergie, Pharrell Williams, Nelly Furtado, Status Quo, Joss Stone, Roger Hodgson, Tom Jones, Will Young, Natasha Bedingfield, Bryan Ferry, Anastacia, Andrea Bocelli, Josh Groban and Sarah Brightman, Donny Osmond, Jason Donovan, Rod Stewart, Kanye West, P. Diddy, Take That, Ricky Gervais and many others. They will all take part in the…

Robert Palmer releases his ninth solo album : ‘Heavy Nova’ featuring ‘Simply Irresistible’ (1988)

Robert Palmer's 'Heavy Nova' is his ninth solo studio album released on June 22, 1988 by EMI.1 . Simply Irresistible (NYC - 1997) 2 . Simply Irresistible (on Letterman, 1988) 3 . Late Night with David Letterman (NBC 12/16/1988) 4 . She makes my day 5 . She Makes My Day (Royal Variety, Palladium ) 6 . Between Us (1988) 7 . Between Us (Royal Albert Hall) 8 . Tell Me I'm Not Dreaming 9 . Tell Me I'm…

Harvest Records publish ‘Deep Purple,’ their eponymous third album (1969)

'Deep Purple' is their eponymous third studio album, also called 'Deep Purple III' produced by Derek Lawrence and released on June 21, 1969 by Tetragrammaton / Harvest Records.Track Listing : 1.Chasing Shadows (Ian Paice, Jon Lord) - 05:34 . 2.Blind (Jon Lord) - 05:26 . 3.Lalena (Donovan Leitch) - 05:05 . 4.Fault Line (Ritchie Blackmore, Nick Simper, Jon Lord, Paice) - 01:46 . 5.The Painter…

We remember Ray Charles. ‘Ray Of Light’

This day (June 10, 2004), in Beverly Hills, California, died Ray Charles, an American singer and musician.Tracklist : 1 . Ray Charles & Stevie Wonder - Living For The City 2 . A Song For You (1999) 3 . What' D I Say (1997) 4 . Hit The Road Jack (1982) 5 . America The Beautiful 6 . La Mama (1979) 7 . Aretha Franklin & Ray Charles – It Takes Two To Tango (1975) 8 . Georgia On My Mind 9 .…

This week In Male Balladeers 19/52

Chet Baker, George Michael, Jeff Buckley, James Blake, Carlos Lyra, Bono, Eric Burdon, Steve Winwood, Billy Joel, Bob Marley, Donovan, Dan Auerbach

On Web TV today, Yo-Yo Ma et al (2020)

May 8, 2020 - Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Sandeep Das (tabla), Colin Jacobsen (violin), Eric Jacobsen (cello), Aoife O’Donovan (guitar & vocals), Cristina Pato (piano), Kojiro Umezaki (shakuhachi), Wu Man (pipa). they all take part in the "Playing for Change Foundation / Silkroad" virtual concert