Happy Birthday Earl Klugh. ‘Clueful about Klugh’

This day (September 16, 1953), in Detroit, Michigan, is born Earl Klugh, an American smooth / fusion guitaristTracklist : 1 . Wiggle (2017) 2 . Wishful thinking (2013) 3 . Whispers And Promises (2001) 4 . Mr Lucky / Days of Wine and Roses (2010) 5 . If It’s In Your Heart (1994) 6 . w/ George Benson – Living Inside Your Love 7 . Dr Macumba 8 . w/ George Benson – Brazilian Stomp (1988) 9 . This…

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 Jazz Legends (collaborations) 37/52

Bobby McFerrin, The LCJO Randy Crawford, Joe Sample, Kenny Garrett, Roy Ayers, Oscar D'Leon, Steve Turre, Joe Zawinul, Trilok Gurtu, Freddie Hubbard, Cedar Walton, Ron Carter, Lenny White, Jim Hall, Attila Zoller, Red Mitchell, Daniel Humair, George Benson, Earl Klugh, Grady Tate, Jimmy Smith, Stanley Turrentine, Hermeto Pascoal, Stan Getz, Larry Coryell, Larry Carlton, John Abercrombie, John…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 37/52

Carlos Santana, Warren Haynes, Jeff Beck, Robert Cray, Peter Frampton, Jerry Garcia, Orianthi, Warren Haynes, Jim Hall, Attila Zoller, Al Di Meola, Earl Klugh, John McLaughlin, Marc Ribot

This week In Jazz Legends 20/52

Lester Young, Coleman Hawkins, The Marsalis Family, Hank Jones, Joe Lovano, McCoy Tyner Quartet, George Benson, Earl Klugh, Miles Davis, John Scofield, Elvin Jones Trio, Esperanza Spalding, Bobby McFerrin, Miles Davis, Coleman Hawkins

George Benson records ‘Breezin” an album produced By Tommy Lipuma for Warner Bros. (1976)

George Bensons 'Breezin'' is an album produced By Tommy Lipuma, recorded on January 6, 7 & 8, 1976 and released the same year by Warner Bros.1 . Breezin' 2 . This Masquerade 3 . Masquerade 4 . 6 To 4 (w/ Earl Klugh) 5 . Lady (On "The Tonight Show") Track Listing : 1.Breezin' (Bobby Womack) - 05:40 . 2.This Masquerade (Leon Russell) - 08:03 . 3.Six To Four (Phil Upchurch) - 05:06 .…

Arista Records publish Kenny G’s second cover album : ‘At Last…The Duets Album’ (2004)

Kenny G's 'At Last...The Duets Album' is his second cover album recorded with David Sanborn , Arturo Sandoval, Leann Rimes, Earth, Wind & Fire, Yolanda Adams, Daryl Hall, Chaka Khan, Gladys Knight, Richard Marx, Barbra Streisand and more and released on November 23, 2004 by Arista Records.1 . I Believe I Can Fly (w/ Yolanda Adams) 2 . Pick Up The Pieces (w/ Craig Richard, Live) 3 . Sorry…

Benson Strictly Guitar

This Day (but in 2011), George Benson releases "Guitar Man" a mostly instrumental album.Now, guitar players are great on CD or streaming, but they are even better on video. By the simple fact that you can watch their fingers. (No you cannot on a CD).So we have compiled a "Benson Strictly Guitar" video playlist featuring a non-singing Benson, for all of you out there who love to watch the…

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s ‘So Damn Happy,’ her first album in five years (2003)

Aretha Franklin's 'So Damn Happy' is a studio (and her first since 'A Rose Is Still a Rose' in 1998) album released on September 22, 2003 by Arista Records.1 . A Woman Falling Out Of Love (2011) Track listing : 1.The Only Thing Missin' (Gordon Chambers, Troy Taylor, Rick Williams, Mylia Sunny Davis) - 03:07 . 2.Wonderful (Aleese Simmons, Ron Amen-Ra Lawrence) - 04:04 . 3.Holdin' On (Earl Klugh,…

Stevie Wonder releases his twentieth album : ‘In Square Circle’ featuring ‘Part-Time Lover,’ ‘Go Home’ and ‘Overjoyed’ (1985)

Stevie Wonder' 'In Square Circle' is his twentieth (and featuring the hits 'Part-Time Lover', 'Go Home' and 'Overjoyed') album released on September 13, 1985 by Tamla/Motown Records.1 . Land Of Lala (Tokyo, 1985) 2 . Overjoyed (Live) 3 . It's Wrong (Tokyo, November 3, 1985) 4 . Part-Time Lover (Korakuen, Tokyo, November 3, 1985) Track listing : 1.Part-Time Lover (Stevie Wonder) - 04:09 . 2.I…

CTI publish George Benson’s ‘Body Talk’ produced by Creed Taylor (1973)

George Benson's 'Body Talk' is a studio album produced by Creed Taylor and released on August 23, 1973 by CTI.Track Listing : 1.Dance (George Benson, Pee Wee Ellis) - 10:31 . 2.When Love Has Grown (Donny Hathaway, Gene Mcdaniels) - 05:03 . 3.Plum (George Benson) - 05:31 . 4.Body Talk (George Benson) - 08:20 . 5.Top Of The World (George Benson) - 09:45 Pete Turner ALSO READOfficial…

MCA publish Mary J. Blige’s fourth album : ‘Mary’ (1999)

Mary J. Blige's 'Mary' is her fourth studio album, released on August 17, 1999 by MCA.1 . All That I Can Say 2 . All That I Can Say (On "Leno") 3 . Deep Inside 4 . Deep Inside (Live) 5 . Your Child (Live, The House Of Blues) 6 . Your Child (Live) 7 . No Happy Holiday (Live, 1998) 8 . No Happy Hoildays (Live) 9 . The Love I Never Had 10 . Give Me You Track Listing : 1.All That I Can Say (Lauryn…

Loud / RCA publish Raekwon(s debut album : ‘Only Built 4 Cuban Linx…’ produced by RZA and featuring Nas, Ghostface Killah and other ex-Wu-Tang Clan colleagues (1995)

Raekwon's 'Only Built 4 Cuban Linx...' is his debut studio album produced by RZA, featuring Nas, Ghostface Killah and other ex-Wu-Tang Clan colleagues and released on August 1, 1995 by Loud / RCA1 . Incarcerated Scarfaces (Official Video) 2 . Criminology (Official Video, w/ Ghostface Killah) 3 . Can It Be All So Simple (Official Video, w/ Wang Clan) 4 . Glaciers of Ice (Official Video, w/…

Jay-Z releases his debut album : ‘ Reasonable Doubt’ featuring Mary J. Blige and The Notorious B.I.G. (1996)

Jay-Z' 'Reasonable Doubt' is his debut studio album featuring Mary J. Blige and The Notorious B.I.G. among others and released on June 25, 1996 by Roc-A-Fella / Priority1 . Can't Knock the Hustle (w/ Mary j. Blige) 2 . Can't Knock the Hustle (w/ Mary j. Blige, at David Letterman 04.04.2008) 3 . The Making of Reasonable Doubt: Brooklyns Finest 4 . Dead Presidents (Official Video) 5 . Dead…

Anita Baker releases ‘Compositions,’ her fourth album (1990)

Anita Baker's 'Compositions' is her fourth album released on June 12, 1990 by Elektra.1 . Talk To Me (Official Video) 2 . Soul Inspiration (Official Video) 3 . Fairy Tales 4 . Fairy Tales (Live) Track Listing : 1.Talk To Me (Anita Baker, Vernon Fails, Michael Powell) - 05:03 . 2.Perfect Love Affair (Anita Baker, Joel Davis) - 05:19 . 3.Whatever It Takes (Anita Baker, Marc Gordon, Gerald Levert) -…

Singing (and Playing) With George Benson

George Benson whose birthday is today . Happy Birthday BTW . has played guitar or sang with . myriad of artists, either jazz or soul. We have selected twelve of them. . They are . Rachelle Ferrell . Marcus Miller, Al Jarreau, Carlos Santana, Jill Scott, Earl Klugh, Minnie Riperton, Lee Ritenour, Natalie Cole, Benny Goodman, Noa, Count Basie Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 09/52

Earl Klugh, Larry Carlton, John Mclaughlin, Al Di Meola, Joe Satriani, Jeff Healey, Popa Chubby, Carolyn Wonderland, Mick Taylor, Richie Sambora, Jerry Garcia, Fred FrithThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 354 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Earl Klugh . This Time Lifted from : Earl Klugh performs at Java Jazz…

Your Favorite Concerts in 2020

RVM has 5,702 posts labelled "concert video".According to our statistics, your 12 favorite concerts in 2020 are performed by Tina Turner, Elton John, Gladys Knight, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Rod Stewart, Ray Charles, Sachal Studios & Wynton Marsalis, Earl Klugh, Paco De Lucia, Esperanza Spalding, Coldplay, Lady GagaTwelve excerpts are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Tina…

Dave Koz – Indisputable Koz

This day (March 27, 1963), in Encino, California, is born Dave Koz, an American smooth jazz saxophonistWikipedia : This day (March 27, 1963), in Encino, California, is born Dave Koz, an American smooth jazz saxophonist Official Site : Koz also keeps a hand in various other entrepreneurial and philanthropic ventures. He is the founder of Rendezvous Records, and has served for 18 years as global…

Midnight, Before, After And ’Round

From 'Moanin´ At Midnight' to 'Long About Midnight' , we have mixed 18 'Straight Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Midnight'. It has Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen, Coleman Hawkins, Ella Fitzgerald, Cab Calloway and many more.

It’s Snow (or Never)

From 'Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!' to 'Ornette Never Sleeps' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Snow (or … Never)'. It has George Shearing & Billy May, Michel Legrand, Quincy Jones, Art Blakey and many more.

Wintertime (2)

From 'Stessa Spiaggia. Stesso Mare' to 'Sunny' , we have mixed 17 'Jazz, Latin & Reggae' tunes around the theme of 'Winter (Warm Side)'. It has Earl Klugh, Marcos Valle, Mel Tormé, Mina and many more.

The Song Is Kern

From 'Why Do I Love You' to 'Pick Yourself Up', we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Jerome Kern'. It has Benny Golson, John Coltrane, Nina Simone, Charlie Parker and many more.