Epic release Stevie Ray Vaughan’s second album ‘Couldn’t Stand the Weather’ recorded with Double Trouble (1984)

Stevie Ray Vaughan's 'Couldn't Stand the Weather' is his second studio album recorded with Double Trouble and released on May 15, 1984 by Epic.Track Listing : 1.Scuttle Buttin' (Stevie Ray Vaughan) - 01:52 . 2.Couldn'T Stand The Weather (Stevie Ray Vaughan) - 04:40 . 3.The Things (That) I Used To Do (Eddie Jones) - 04:55 . 4.Voodoo Child (Slight Return) (Jimi Hendrix) - 08:01 . 5.Cold Shot (W. C.…

Stevie Ray Vaughan records ‘Live at Carnegie Hall,’ a live album with Double Trouble (1997)

Stevie Ray Vaughan's 'Live at Carnegie Hall' is a live album recorded on October 4, 1984 with Double Trouble and released on July 29, 1997 by Epic.Track Listing : 1.Intro (Ken Dashow, John Hammond) - 02:09 . 2.Scuttle Buttin' (Stevie Ray Vaughan) - 2:43 . 3.Testify (Ronald Isley, O'Kelly Isley, Jr., Rudolph Isley) - 05:20 . 4.Love Struck Baby (Stevie Ray Vaughan) - 03:05 . 5.Honey Bee (Stevie Ray…

Tamla publish Marvin Gaye’s ‘Trouble Man,’ a soundtrack album (1972)

Marvin Gaye's 'Trouble Man' is a soundtrack album released on December 8, 1972.Track Listing : 1.Main Theme From Trouble Man (2) (Marvin Gaye) - 02:30 . 2.'T' Plays It Cool (Marvin Gaye) - 04:27 . 3.Poor Abbey Walsh (Marvin Gaye) - 04:13 . 4.The Break In (Police Shoot Big) (Marvin Gaye) - 01:57 . 5.Cleo'S Apartment (Marvin Gaye) - 02:10 . 6.Trouble Man (Marvin Gaye) - 03:49 . 7.Theme From Trouble…

Epic publish Stevie Ray Vaughan’s third album : ‘Soul to Soul’ (1985)

Stevie Ray Vaughan's 'Soul to Soul' is his third studio album recorded with Double Trouble and released on September 30, 1985 by Epic Records.1 . Lookin' Out The Window / Look At Little Sister (3/25/87) 2 . Look At Little Sister (Montreux85) 3 . Look At Little Sister 4 . Change It (w/ Double Trouble) 5 . Come On!! 6 . Life Without You (1987) 7 . Life Without You Track Listing : 1.Say What!…

We remember Otis Rush. ‘Rush Day’

This day (September 29, 2018) in Chicago, Illinois, died Otis Rush, a blues musician, singer and guitarist.Tracklist : 1 . Piazza Blues Festival (2001) 2 . Lonely Man (1997) 3 . Homework (1994) 4 . w/ Eric Clapton & Luther Allison - Every Day I Have The Blues (1986) 5 . Will my woman be home tonight (1983) 6 . I Can’t Quit You Baby (1966) Tracklist : I Can’t Quit You Baby . All Your Love (I…

We remember Stevie Ray Vaughan. ‘A Ray Of Life’

This day (August 27, 1990), in East Troy, Wisconsin, died Stevie Ray Vaughan, an American guitarist, singer-songwriter.Tracklist : 1 . Voodoo Child 2 . Riviera Paradise (1989) 3 . Tightrope 4 . Superstition 5 . Pride And Joy (1985) 6 . w/ Albert King – The Sky Is Crying (1983) 7 . Dirty Pool (1982) 8 . Live Rockpalast (1984) Tracklist : Pride And Joy . Little Wing . Scuttle Buttin' . Texas…

This week In Jazz Legends 32/52

Duke Ellington, Charles Lloyd , Cannonball Adderley, Bill Evans, Robert Glasper, McCoy Tyner, Michael Brecker, Ravi Coltrane, Christian McBride, Roy Haynes, Thelonious Monk, The Bad Plus, Monty Alexander , Dave Holland, Fourplay, Herbie Hancock

Johnny Winter records his third album : ‘Second Winter’ for Columbia (1969)

Johnny Winter's 'Second Winter' is his third studio album recorded on July 19–22 and August 8–12, 1969 and released as a 'three-sided' LP, the fourth side being blank vinyl on October 27, 1969 by Columbia.1 . Johnny B. Good (1984) 2 . Johnny B Goode (CPH, 1971) 3 . Highway 61 Revisited (Toronto, 1983) 4 . Highway 61 Revisited (2007, Crossroads Festival) Track Listing : 1.Memory Pain (Percy…

Epic publish Stevie Ray Vaughan’s debut album : ‘Texas Flood’ (1983)

Stevie Ray Vaughan's ‘Texas Flood' is his debut album recorded with Double Trouble and released on June 13, 1983 by Epic.1 . Love struck baby / Rude mood (3/25/87) 2 . Love Struck Baby 3 . Testify (Japan) 4 . Rude Mood (87 daytona beach= 5 . Dirty Pool 6 . Dirty Pool (Montreux 1982) Track Listing : 1.Love Struck Baby (Stevie Ray Vaughan) - 02:24 . 2.Pride And Joy (Stevie Ray Vaughan) - 03:40 .…

This month In Blues Legends 05/12

Sonny Boy Williamson II, Taj Mahal, Muddy Waters, Eric Clapton, John Lee Hooker, Sonny Landreth, Albert King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Howlin' Wolf, B.B. King, Chuck Berry, Buddy Guy

Duck publish ‘Live from Madison Square Garden’ recorded live by Eric Clapton & Steve Winwood (2008)

'Live from Madison Square Garden' by Eric Clapton' & Steve Winwood is a live album recorded the last week of February 2008 and released on May 19, 2009 by Duck / Reprise Records.Track Listing : 1.Had To Cry Today (Steve Winwood) - 07:47 . 2.Low Down (J.J. Cale) - 04:10 . 3.Them Changes (Buddy Miles) - 05:10 . 4.Forever Man (Jerry Lynn Williams) - 03:33 . 5.Sleeping In The Ground (Sam Myers)…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 20/52

Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Walsh, Chuck Berry, John Scofield, Johnny Guitar Watson, Brian May, Pete Townshend, Alvin Lee, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Robert Fripp, Eddie Van Halen, Marc Ribot

Stevie Ray Vaughan records in Austin his first album ‘In the Beginning’ (1980)

Stevie Ray Vaughan's 'In the Beginning' is an album recorded on April 1, 1980 at Steamboat 1874 in Austin, Texas with Double Trouble and released on October 6, 1992 by Epic.Track Listing : 1.In The Open (Sonny Thompson, Freddie King) – 05:57 . 2.Slide Thing (Stevie Ray Vaughan) – 03:18 . 3.They Call Me Guitar Hurricane (Eddie Jones) – 03:06 . 4.All Your Love (Otis Rush) – 06:23 . 5.Tin Pan…

Clapton & The Bluesmen

Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, B.B. King, George Benson, Muddy Waters, Otis Rush, Dr. John, John Lee Hooker, Chuck Berry, Johnnie Johnson, Keith Richards, Carl Perkins, Robert Cray, Hubert Sumlin, Jimmie Vaughan, Stevie Ray Vaughan

The Roots release ‘Things Fall Apart’ with Erykah Badu & Common among other guests (1999)

The Roots' 'Things Fall Apart' is their fourth studio album released on February 23, 1999 by MCATrack Listing : 1.Act Won (Things Fall Apart) (Ahmir Thompson, Spike Lee) - 00:54 . 2.Table Of Contents (Parts 1 & 2) (Ahmir Thompson, Tariq Trotter, Kamal Gray, Rahzel M. Brown, Karl Jenkins, Kyle Jones, Leonard Hubbard, Smart Abdul-Basset) - 03:37 . 3.The Next Movement (Ahmir Thompson, Tariq…

Happy Birthday John Lydon. ‘Looking Back In Anger’

This day (January 31, 1956), in Holloway, London, is born John Joseph Lydon simply known as John Lydon or even Johnny Rotten, his old stage name, English singer, best known as founder and lead singer for the Sex PistolsTracklist : Anarchy In The UK (w/ Sex Pistols, 1976) . Pretty Vacant (w/ Sex Pistols) . God Save The Queen (w/ Sex Pistols, Winterland, 1978) . Poptones (w/Public Image Ltd, 1980)…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 04/52

Pat Metheny, John Fahey . Tommy Emmanuel, Charlie Hunter, Steve Vai, Shawn Lane, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Bonamassa, Yngwie Malmsteen, Eddie Van Halen, James "Blood" Ulmer, Paco de LucíaThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 330 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Pat Metheny . That's The Way . Always Heard It Should Be…

As we wish The Roots drummer Questlove a Happy Birthday, the day has come to do a ‘The Roots At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, Ahmir Khalib Thompson a.k.a. Questlove, drummer & producer a 'Happy Birthday,' the time has come to list the 'BESTS' of his band : The Roots CREDITSPhoto : Jason MelcherAudio : The Seed (2.0) . You Got Me . Guns Are Drawn . The Next Movement . What They Do . Don't Say Nuthin' . Double Trouble . Becoming Unwritten . Break You Off . 100% Dundee . Video : You Got Me (w/ Erykah…

Happy Birthday Tab Benoit. ‘Beloved Bayou’

This day (November 17, 1967), in Houma, Louisiana, is born Tab Benoit, an American blues guitarist, musician and singer Digest Tracklist : Darkness (2019) . For What It’s Worth (2019) . Little Girl Blues (2018) . Night Train (2016) . These Arms Of Mine (2015) . I put a spell on you (2014) . Live in Dallas (2012) . Jambalaya (2011) . Sac-au-lait Fishing . Shelter Me (2010) . Shining Moon . Dirty…

Epic publish Stevie Ray Vaughan’s fifth album : ‘The Sky Is Crying’ (1991)

Stevie Ray Vaughan's 'The Sky Is Crying' is his fifth studio album recorded with Double Trouble and released on November 5, 1991 by Epic.Track Listing : 1.Boot Hill (Writer Unknown)- 02:15 . 2.The Sky Is Crying (Elmore James, Morris Levy, Clarence Lewis)- 04:36 . 3.Empty Arms (Stevie Ray Vaughan)- 03:29 . 4.Little Wing (Jimi Hendrix)- 06:49 . 5.Wham (Lonnie Mack)- 02:25 . 6.May I Have A Talk With…

This month In Blues Legends 10/12

Skip James, John Lee Hooker, Ry Cooder, Peter Green, Son House, Chuck Berry, Eric Clapton, Keith Richards, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Bonamassa, Bernie Marsden, Eilidh McKellar, Robben Ford, Matt Schofield, Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, Junior Wells, Muddy Waters, Muddy WatersThey are the "Blues Legends" performers selected among the 1649 Posts we publish this month. Here, they are reunited in one…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°255 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

The Three Degrees, Will Powers, The Cross, Rock Steady Crew, The Bangles, Terence Trent D'Arby, Double Trouble, Martika, Inner City, The Beatmasters, Big Audio Dynamite, Black BoxThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (41/52) BUT ... in the EIghties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 .…

Joe Bonamassa – Muddy Wolf at Red Rocks (DVD & Blueray)

On August 31, 2014, Joe Bonamassa performed a one time only concert at Red Rocks Amphitheater celebrating the music of blues legends Muddy Waters and Howlin’ Wolf. It has been filmed for PBS and Palladia and is now available in either DVD or Blue-Ray. Tracklist : . Mississippi Heartbeat (Intro) . Muddy Waters . Tiger In Your Tank . I Can't Be Satisfied . You Shook Me . Stuff You Gotta Watch .…

Ahmad Jamal and Yusef Lateef release ‘Live at the Olympia: June 27, 2012’ (2014)

Ahmad Jamal and Yusef Lateef's 'Live at the Olympia, June 27, 2012' is a live album released on September 9, 2014.1 . Autumn Rain 2 . Live in Marciac 3 . Poinciana ("Happy Birthday Jazz", Marciac) 4 . Blue Moon 5 . NSJ 2012 6 . L'Olympia (Album Teaser) Track Listing : 1.Autumn Rain (Ahmad Jamal) - 08:15 . 2.Blue Moon (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 08:32 . 3.The Gypsy (Billy Reid) - 04:07 .…

We remember Aretha Franklin. ‘Long Live The Queen, she lives forever’

This day (August 16, 2018), in Detroit, died Aretha Franklin a.k.a. the Queen of Soul, American Soul singer.Tracklist : 1 . You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman (Kennedy Center, 2015) 2 . Bridge Over Troubled Water (2011) 3 . Nessun Dorma (1998) 4 . w/ Patti Labelle & Mary J Blige - Essence Awards 5 . w/ Michael Mc Donald - Ever Changing Times 6 . Do right woman do right man (1988) 7 .…

Elvis Presley starts the recording of ‘Elvis (NBC-TV Special)’ in Burbank (1968)

Elvis Presley's 'Elvis (NBC-TV Special)' is his thirty-fourth album recorded from June 20 till 29, 1968 in Burbank, California and released in December 1968 by RCA.Track Listing : 1.Trouble / Guitar Man (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller / Jerry Reed) - 03:26 . 2.Lawdy Miss Clawdy / Baby What You Want Me To Do / Heartbreak Hotel / Hound Dog / All Shook Up / Can'T Help Falling In Love / Jailhouse Rock /…

We remember Marvin Gaye. ‘I Heard It Through Marvin’

This day ( April 1, 1984), in Los Angeles, California, died Marvin Pentz Gay a.k.a. Marvin Gaye , an American singer and songwriter.Digest Tracklist : Take This Heart Of Mine . What'S Going On? . How Sweet It Is (1974) . Distant Lover . Heavy Love Affair . I Heard It Through The Grapevine . Can I Get A Witness . Let'S Get It On . Pride And Joy . Motown On Showtime (2/6) . Motown On Showtime (3/6)…

Aretha Franklin, backed by King Curtis & the Kingpins, tapes ‘Aretha Live at Fillmore West’ (1971)

Aretha Franklin's 'Aretha Live at Fillmore West' is her second live album recorded on March 5–7, 1971 and released on May 19, 1971 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Respect (Otis Redding) - 03:53 . 2.Love The One You'Re With (Stephen Stills) - 04:15 . 3.Bridge Over Troubled Water (Paul Simon) - 05:55 . 4.Eleanor Rigby (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) - 02:33 . 5.Make It With You (David Gates) - 04:33 .…

Marvin Gaye records for Tamla, ‘Marvin Gaye Live!’ at Oakland Coliseum in California (1974)

'Marvin Gaye Live!' is his second live album, recorded on January 4, 1974 at Oakland Coliseum, Oakland, California On June 19, 1974 and released by Tamla Records.Track Listing : 1.Introduction – 0:34 . 2.Overture (Marvin Gaye) - 02:24 . 3.Trouble Man (Marvin Gaye) - 06:36 . 4.Flyin' High (In The Friendly Sky)/ Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) (Marvin Gaye, Anna Gordy Gaye, Elgie Stover) - 04:28 .…

Polydor publish James Brown’s ‘Revolution of the Mind : Recorded Live at the Apollo, Vol. III’ (1971)

James Brown's 'Revolution of the Mind : Recorded Live at the Apollo, Vol. III' is a live double album released in December 1971 by Polydor.Track Listing : 1.It'S A New Day So Let A Man Come In And Do The Popcorn (Intro) (James Brown) - 03:47 . 2.Bewildered (Teddy Powell, Leonard Whitcup) - 07:55 . 3.Get Up (I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine (James Brown, Bobby Byrd, Ron Lenhoff) - 05:05 .…