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.1 . Sound Of Silence (1967, Live) 2 . The Sound Of Silence (Madison Square Garden, NYC, 2009/10/29&30) 3 . Leaves That Are Green 4 . Leaves That Are Green 5 . Kathy's Song 6 . Kathy's Song (Live, 2003) 7 . Anji 8 . Richard Cory (Canadian TV, 1966)…

Happy Birthday Steve Lukather. ‘Hot Hand Luke’

This day (October 21, 1957), in San Fernando Valley, is born Steve Lukather, an American guitarist and singer, best known for his work with Toto.Tracklist : 1 . I Found The Sun Again (2021) 2 . Run To Me (2020) 3 . w/ Toto - Home of the Brave (2019) 4 . Black Magic woman 5 . Bridge of Sigh (2016) 6 . Wings Of Time (2015) 7 . Smile (2013) 8 . Tumescent (2012) 9 . @ Elysée Montmartre Paris (2010)…

Happy Birthday Barry Gibb. ‘BG like Bee Gee’

This day (September 1, 1946), in Douglas, Isle of Man, is born Barry Alan Crompton Gibb, simply known as Barry Gibb, singer and songwriter, one of The Bee GeesTracklist : 1 . Holiday (w/ Bee Gees, 1967) 2 . Blowing In The Wind (1963) – 3 . Then You Left Me (1970) 4 . Run To Me (w/ Bee Gees, 1972) 5 . Medley (w/ Bee Gees, Melbourne Australia, 1974) 6 . Nights On Broadway (w/ Bee Gees,The Midnight…

Happy Birthday Tony Bennett. ‘My Heart Is With Tony’

This day (August 3, 1926), in Astoria, Queens, is born Anthony Dominick Benedetto a.k.a Tony Bennett, an American singer.Tracklist : 1 . The Way You Look Tonight (2020) 2 . Tony Bennett Celebrates 90 3 . w/ Lady Gaga - Winter Wonderland 4 . w/ Billy Joel - New York State Of Mind (2002) 5 . w/ Liza Minnelli - Maybe This Time (1995) 6 . The Man She Loves 7 . I Left My Heart In San Francisco (1994)…

Frank Sinatra records ‘Cycles,’ an album produced By Don Costa (1968)

Frank Sinatra's 'Cycles' is a studio album recorded on July 24 & November 14, 1968, and released just before Christmas of the same year by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Rain In My Heart (Teddy Randazzo, Victoria Pike) - 03:20 . 2.From Both Sides, Now (Joni Mitchell) - 02:55 . 3.Little Green Apples (Bobby Russell) - 05:00 . 4.Pretty Colors (Al Gorgoni, Chip Taylor) - 02:35 . 5.Cycles (Gayle…

Capitol release The Beach Boys’ ‘All Summer Long,’ their sixth album featuring ‘I Get Around’ (1964)

The Beach Boys' 'All Summer Long' feat. 'I Get Around' is their sixth studio album released on July 13, 1964 by Capitol.1 . I Get Around (Live, 2013) 2 . Little Honda 3 . Wendy (1964) Track Listing : 1.I Get Around (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:14 . 2.All Summer Long (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:08 . 3.Hushabye (Doc Pomus, Mort Shuman) - 02:41 . 4.Little Honda (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) -…

Happy Birthday Willie Nelson. ‘Simple Nelson’

This day (April 29, 1933), in Abbott, Texas, U.S., is born Willie Hugh Nelson a.k.a Willie Nelson, American singer, songwriter and activistDigest Tracklist : Hello Walls . Mr. Record Man (1969) . Bloody Mary Morning (Austin City Limits, 1974) . If You’ve Got The Money Honey (1977) . Live Medley (w/ Bee Gees, Glen Campbell, 1979) . Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain (Midnight Special 1980) . Somewhere…

This week In Male Balladeers 12/52

Boz Scaggs, Dan Fogelberg, Damon Albarn, Jamie Cullum, Tom Waits, Daryl Hall, John Oates, Elton John, George Michael, Paul Young, Usher, America, Mink DeVille, Elvis Presley, John Denver, Glen Campbell They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 367 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Boz Scaggs . We're All Alone Lifted from :…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 12/52

Dean Martin . Tony Bennett, George Benson . Carlos Santana, Jeff Beck . Imelda May, Mavis Staples . Jonny Lang, Allman Brothers . Eric Clapton, Bruce Springsteen . Melissa Etheridge, Billy Joel . John Fogerty, Stevie Wonder . Chaka Khan, Dolly Parton . Elton John, John Denver . Glen Campbell, Jerry Garcia . David Grisman, Jorge Ben . Lucio DallaThey are the 12 one-off collaborations selected among…

Capitol Records publish ‘Today!’ The Beach Boys’ eighth album (1965)

The Beach Boys' 'Today!' is their eighth studio album produced by Brian Wilson and released on March 8, 1965 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Do You Wanna Dance? (Bobby Freeman) - 02:19 . 2.Good To My Baby (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:16 . 3.Don'T Hurt My Little Sister (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:07 . 4.When I Grow Up (To Be A Man) (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:01 . 5.Help Me, Ronda (Brian…

Me:nu Du Jour January 28 (EN.FR.ES)

>> EN FRANCAIS | >> EN ESPAÑOLTODAY We Listen To Curtis Mayfield, Barbra Streisand, Bill Bruford, Steve Vai, Dean Martin, T Rex, Adele, Rihanna, Aziza Mustafa Zadeh We Celebrate Robert Wyatt, Paul Kantner, Nick Carter, Backstreet Boys, , Maluma We Watch Prince, Sheila E., ABBA, Janet Jackson, Spice Girls, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Tony Bennett, Mary J. Blige, George…

Post Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music

On this day (and following the success of Volume One), Ray Charles begins the recording of "Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music Volume Two." As Marc Myers @ JazzWax puts it "the two volumes became landmark releases that shrewdly bridged the racial cultural divide, proving that music is about talent and passion, not the color of an artist's skin" During the rest of his life, Ray will…

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…

Alanis Morissette releases her fourth album : ‘Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie’ featuring ‘Thank U’ and ‘So Pure’ (1998)

Alanis Morissette's 'Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie' is her fourth studio album co-produced with Glen Ballard and released on November 3, 1998 by Maverick Records.1 . Baba (7/24/1999, Woodstock 99 East Stage) 2 . Baba (Live, 2002) 3 . Thank U (Official Video) 4 . Thank You (Live) 5 . Are You Still Mad (Live) 6 . Are You Still Mad (Atlanta, 1999) 7 . Sympathetic Character (7/24/1999,…

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers release ‘Damn the Torpedoes,’ their third album featuring ‘Don’t Do Me Like That’ ‘Refugee’ and ‘Here Comes My…

'Damn the Torpedoes' by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers is their third album co-produced with Jimmy Iovine and released on October 19, 1979 by Backstreet / MCA Records.1 . Refugee 2 . Refugee (Farm Aid, 1985) 3 . Here Comes My Girl 4 . Even The Losers (1980) 5 . Even The Losers (Farm Aid, 1986) 6 . Shadow Of A Doubt ("Fridays") 7 . Dont Do Me Like That 8 . Benmont Tench Talks About The Song…

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…

Janis Joplin starts the recording of ‘Pearl,’ her fourth album featuring ‘Cry Baby,’ ‘Me and Bobby McGee’ and ‘Mercedes Benz’ (1970)

Janis Joplin's 'Pearl' is her fourth (and released posthumously) album, recorded between September 5 and October 3, 1970 and released on January 11, 1971 by Columbia1 . Move Over 2 . Half Moon 3 . My Baby 4 . Me And Bobby Mc Gee 5 . Get It While You Can Track listing : 1.Move Over (Janis Joplin) - 03:39 . 2.Cry Baby (Jerry Ragovoy, Bert Berns) - 03:56 . 3.A Woman Left Lonely (Dan Penn, Spooner…

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 .…

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 .…

Jill Scott releases her fourth album : ‘The Light of the Sun’ (2011)

Jill Scott's 'The Light of the Sun' is the fourth (her first release after a four-year hiatus) studio album released on June 21, 2011 by Blue Babe.1 . Blessed (Official Video) 2 . Blessed (Live Performance) 3 . So In Love (w/ Anthony Hamilton, Official Video) 4 . So In Love (46th Annual Hampton Jazz Festival 2013) 5 . Shame (w/ Eve & The A Group) 6 . So Gone (What My Mind Says) (w/ Paul…

J Records publish Alicia Keys’ debut album : ‘Songs in A Minor’ featuring ‘Fallin” (2001)

Alicia Keys' 'Songs in A Minor' is her debut studio album (featuring only one song 'Jane Doe' in the key of A minor) released on June 5, 2001 by J Records .1 . Girlfriend (2002 NBA All Star Weekend) 2 . How Come You Don't Call Me (Later With Jools Holland) 3 . How Come You Don't Call Me (Official HD Video) 4 . Fallin' (Official HD Video) 5 . Fallin (Manchester Cathedral) 6 . Troubles (Live) 7 .…

Reprise release Stevie Nicks’first album in ten years : ‘In Your Dreams’ co-written with Dave Stewart (2011)

Stevie Nicks' 'In Your Dreams' is her seventh studio album (her firstin ten years) released on May 3, 2011 by Reprise Records.Track Listing : 1.Secret Love (Stevie Nicks) - 03:15 . 2.For What It'S Worth (Stevie Nicks, Michael Campbell) - 04:32 . 3.In Your Dreams (Stevie Nicks, Dave Stewart) - 03:58 . 4.Wide Sargasso Sea (Stevie Nicks, Dave Stewart) - 05:36 . 5.New Orleans (Stevie Nicks, Neale…

Columbia publish Aerosmith’s twelfth album : ‘Nine Lives’ featuring ‘Pink’ (1997)

Aerosmith's 'Nine Lives' feat. 'Pink' is their twelfth studio album co-produced with Kevin Shirley and released on March 18, 1997 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Nine Lives (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Marti Frederiksen) - 04:01David Campbell . 2.Falling In Love (Is Hard On The Knees) (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Glen Ballard) - 03:26 . 3.Hole In My Soul (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Desmond Child) - 06:10 .…

Kendrick Lamar releases his third album ‘To Pimp A Butterfly’ featuring ‘Alright’ and ‘These Walls’ (2015)

Kendrick Lamar's 'To Pimp a Butterfly' is his third studio album featuring 'Alright' and 'These Walls' and released by Top Dawg Entertainment on March 15, 2015.Track Listing : 1.Wesley'S Theory (Kendrick Duckworth, George Clinton, Steven Ellison, Ronald Colson, Stephen Bruner, Boris Gardiner) - 04:47 . . 2.For Free? (Kendrick Duckworth, Terrace Martin, Rose Mckinney) - 02:10 . 3.King Kunta…

Walk On The Wild Side

Starting and ending with 'Walk On The Wild Side' made famous by lou Reed, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Humble Pie, Peggy Lee, The Monkees, David Bowie and many more.