ZTT publish ‘Welcome To The Pleasuredome,’ Frankie Goes To Hollywood’s debut album featuring ‘Relax’ and ‘The Power of Love’ (1984)

Frankie Goes To Hollywood's 'Welcome to the Pleasuredome' is their debut studio album featuring 'Relax' and 'The Power of Love,' produced by Trevor Horn and released on October 29, 1984 by ZTT1 . Welcome To The Pleasuredome 2 . Welcome To The Pleasuredome / Two Tribes / Relax (Wembley Arena, 2004) 3 . Relax (Official Video) 4 . Relax (Original Version) 5 . Relax 6 . Two Tribes 7 . Two Tribes…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°95 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Cocteau Twins, The Art Of Noise, Meat Loaf, Laura Branigan, New Order, Spandau Ballet, Holly Johnson, Tracey Ullman, The Fall, Rick Springfield, Haysi Fantayzee, Strawberry SwitchbladeThey are the performers of twelve vintage amusing, puzzling and sometimes shocking videos of songs that were ranked in the UK charts,this week (04/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited…

Def Jam / Roc-A-Fella publish Kanye West’s fourth album : ‘808s and Heartbreak’ (2008)

Kanye West's '808s & Heartbreak' is his fourth studio album featuring Kid Cudi and Lil Wayne among other guests and released on November 24, 2008 by Def Jam / Roc-A-Fella1 . Say You Will (Sunday Service) 2 . Say You Will (Coachella, 2011) 3 . Welcome To Heartbreak (w/ Kid Cudi) 4 . Heartless ("VH1 Storytellers") 5 . Amazing (w/ Young Jeezy) 6 . Love Lockdown 7 . Love Lockdown 8 . Paranoid…

Columbia publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s eighth album : ‘All n All’ featuring ‘Serpentine Fire’ and ‘Fantasy’ (1977)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'All n All' feat. 'Serpentine Fire' & 'Fantasy' is their eighth (and most well known) studio album released on November 21, 1977 by Columbia.1 . Serpentine Fire (Official Video) 2 . Serpentine Fire 3 . Fantasy (Live) 4 . Loves Holiday 5 . I Write A Song For You 6 . Magic Mind (1979, Japan) Track Listing : 1.Serpentine Fire (Maurice White, Verdine White, Reginald…

Toni Braxton releases her fourth album : ‘More Than a Woman’ featuring ‘Hit the Freeway’ (2002)

Toni Braxton's 'More Than a Woman' is her fourth studio album released on November 19, 2002 by Arista Records.1 . Hit The Freeway & Loon Track Listing : 1.Let Me Show You The Way (Out) (Toni Braxton, Tamar Braxton, Keri Lewis, Curtis Mayfield, Ernest D. Wilson) - 04:19 . 2.Give It Back (Tamar Braxton, Toni Braxton, Byron Thomas, Bryan Williams) - 03:38 . 3.A Better Man (Ivan Matias, Gerrard…

Dr Dre releases ‘2001,’ his second album featuring ‘Forgot About Dre’ (2001)

Dr. Dre's '2001' is his second studio album featuring 'Forgot About Dre,' co-produced with Mel-Man and released on November 16, 1999 by Aftermath Entertainment / Interscope Records1 . Fuck You (w/ Snoop Dogg & Devin The Dude, "Up In Smoke Tour") 2 . Fuck You (w/ Snoop Dogg & Devin The Dude ) 3 . Still D.R.E. (w/ Snoop Dogg, Official Video) 4 . What's The Difference (w/ Eminem &…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 46/52

Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Mike Stern, Eric Johnson, Roy Buchanan, Gary Moore, Slash, Zakk Wylde, Jonny Lang, Joe Bonamassa, Roy Harper, Jimmy Page, Nels Cline, Julian Lage, Bill Frisell, Allan Holdsworth, Trevor Rabin

Rihanna releases her fifth album : ‘Loud’ featuring ‘Only Girl (In the World),’ ‘What’s My Name?’and ‘S&M’ (2010)

Rihanna's 'Loud' is her fifth studio album featuring Drake, Nicki Minaj and Eminem and released on November 12, 2010 by Def Jam / SRP Records.1 . S&M 2 . S&M (w/ Britney Spears, Billboard Music Awards, 2011) 3 . What's My Name? (w/ Drake) 4 . Cheers 5 . Cheers (w/ Avril Lavigne, Official Video) 6 . Fading 7 . Only Girl 8 . Only Girl ("X Factor," 2010) 9 . California King Bed 10 .…

Tamla publish Stevie Wonder’s soundtrack to the documentary ‘Journey Through The Secret Life of Plants’ (1979)

Stevie Wonder's 'Journey Through The Secret Life of Plants' is the soundtrack to the documentary 'The Secret Life of Plants', directed by Walon Green; released on October 30, 1979 by Tamla.1 . Send One Your Love (1979) 2 . Send One Your Love (Rock In Rio, 2011) 3 . (The Secret Life Of Plants) Track Listing : 1.Earth'S Creation (Stevie Wonder) - 04:06 . 2.The First Garden (Stevie Wonder) -…

Motown publish ‘Diana & Marvin’ by Diana Ross and Marvin Gaye featuring ‘You’re a Special Part of Me’ (1973)

'Diana & Marvin' by Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye is a duets album released on October 26, 1973 by Motown.1 . Pays Tribute To Legendary Marvin Gaye, 1985 Track Listing : 1.You Are Everything (Thom Bell, Linda Creed) - 03:10 . 2.Love Twins (Mel Bolton, Marilyn Mcleod) - 03:28 . 3.Don'T Knock My Love (Wilson Pickett, Brad Shapiro) - 02:20 . 4.You'Re A Special Part Of Me (Harold Johnsonandrew…

Labelle release their seventh album (and first in over thirty years) : ‘Back to Now’ (2008)

Labelle's 'Back to Now' is their seventh studio album and the first in over thirty years, released on October 21, 2008 by Verve, Universal.1 . Superlover ("The View") 2 . You Turn Me On & Candlelight (Beacon Theater, 02/26/09) 3 . Back To Now ("Today Show" 22 Oct, 2008 ) 4 . System (Beacon Theater, 02/26/09) 5 . Without You In My Life (Reunion Christmas) 6 . Tears Of The World Track…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Johnny Mercer Song Book’ for Verve (1964)

'Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Johnny Mercer Song Book' is a studio album recorded on October 19–21, 1964, with the Nelson Riddle Orchestra and released the same year by Verve.1 . Too Marvelous For Words (1965) Track Listing : 1.Too Marvelous For Words (Johnny Mercer, Richard A. Whiting) - 02:31 . 2.Early Autumn (Johnny Mercer, Ralph Burns) - 03:51 . 3.Day In, Day Out (Johnny Mercer, Rube Bloom)…

Joss Stone releases her fourth album : ‘Colour Me Free!’ featuring ‘Free Me’ (2009)

Joss Stone's 'Colour Me Free!' is her fourth studio album released on October 20, 2009 by Virgin.1 . Free Me ("Jimmy Kimmel" ) 2 . Free Me (Festival SWU) 3 . Could Have Been You (Olympia Paris) 4 . Could Have Been You (Paradiso, Amsterdam, 01-02-10) 5 . Lady 6 . 4 And 20 (Live) 7 . Big Ol' Game (São Paulo, 2012 ) 8 . Big Ol' Game (Java Jazz Festival, 01-03-2013) 9 . Govermentalist (w/…

RCA publish Elvis Presley second album : ‘Elvis’ featuring ‘Love Me’ (1956)

'Elvis / Elvis Presley No. 2' is his second studio album recorded in September in Hollywood and released on October 19, 1956 in mono by RCA Victor.1 . Love Me (1956) 2 . When My Blue Moon Turns Gold Again 3 . Long Tall Sally 4 . Long Tall Sally / Whole Lotta Shakin 'Goin' On (Live) 5 . Ready Teddy Track Listing : 1.Rip It Up (Robert Blackwell, John Marascalco) - 01:50 . 2.Love Me (Jerry…

Columbia publish Barbra Streisand’s twenty-third album : ‘Emotion’ (1984)

Barbra Streisand's 'Emotion' is her twenty-third studio album released on October 9, 1984 by Columbia.1 . Left In The Dark Track Listing : 1.Emotion (Peter Bliss) - 04:58 . 2.Make No Mistake, He'S Mine (Kim Carnes ) - 04:10 . 3.Time Machine (Maurice White, Martin George Page, Brian Fairweather) - 04:56 . 4.Best I Could (Bobby Whiteside, Richard Parker) - 04:21 . 5.Left In The Dark (Jim Steinman)…

Capitol publish Dean Martin’s album : ‘This Time I’m Swingin’!’ conducted and arranged by Nelson Riddle (1960)

Dean Martin's 'This Time I'm Swingin'!' is an album conducted and arranged by Nelson Riddle and released on October 3, 1960 by Capitol.1 . You'Re Nobody Till Somebody Loves You 2 . I'Ve Grown Accustomed To Her Face (Live) 3 . Just In Time (w/ Joey Heatherton) Track Listing : 1.I Can'T Believe That You'Re In Love With Me (Clarence Gaskill, Jimmy Mchugh) - 02:27 . 2.True Love (Cole Porter) -…

Toni Braxton releases her fifth album : ‘Libra’ (2005)

Toni Braxton's 'Libra' (her astrological sign) is her fifth studio album released on September 27, 2005 by Blackground Records.1 . Please (Official Video) 2 . Please (Live) 3 . Trippin 4 . Shadowless (Acoustic , "Aol Sessions") Track Listing : 1.Please (Scott Storch, Makeba Riddick, Vincent Herbert, Kameron Houff) - 03:57 . 2.Trippin' (That'S The Way Love Works) (Bryan-Michael Cox, Kendrick Dean,…

The tracklisting of the new Joe Bonamassa (King Bee?) reads like a christic journey from shakedown and wounds to reconstruction and redemption. Heavy stuff and riffs!

Joe Bonamassa's 'Redemption' is his thirteenth solo studio album produced by Kevin Shirley and released on September 21, 2018 by J&R Adventures (Source Joe Bonamassa - Redemption | Official Site)Blues Rock Review Bonamassa throws in a flashy solo, but his playing, as well as his vocals, have a lot of soul. He’s not phoning in this performance. Louder Want it or not, a breakup album is his…

Earth, Wind & Fire release ‘Illumination,’ their nineteenth album (2005)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'Illumination' is their nineteenth album recorded with Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, Kenny G, Kelly Rowland, will.i.am and Brian McKnight and released on September 20, 2005 by Sanctuary.1 . The Way You Move Track Listing : 1.Lovely People (Keith Harris, Will.I.Am) - 04:28 . 2.Pure Gold (James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis, Tony L. Tolbert, Bobby Ross Avila, Issiah J. Avila) -…

Epic publish Macy Gray’s second album : ‘The Id’ featuring ‘Sexual Revolution’ (2001)

Macy Gray's 'The Id' is her second studio album released on September 18, 2001 by Epic. 1 . Relating To A Psychopath (Subculture, NYC, 6/19/13) 2 . Sexual Revolution 3 . Sexual Revolution ("Top Of The Pops", Friday 7th December, 2001) 4 . Sweet Baby (Las Vegas) 5 . The Zodiac Showmacy Grayfreak Like Me/Finale 6 . Oblivion (Nissan, "Live Sets On Yahoo! Music") 7 . Oblivion (North Sea Jazz Festival,…

Columbia publish John Mayer’s second album : ‘Heavier Things’ featuring ‘Daughters ‘ (2003)

John Mayer's 'Heavier Things' is his second studio album produced by Jack Joseph Puig and released on September 9, 2003 by Columbia1 . Clarity (Official Video) 2 . Bigger than My Body (Official Video) 3 . Something's Missing 4 . Come Back To Bed ("Live Sessions") 5 . Daughters (Official Video) 6 . Wheel 7 . Clarity (Acoustic) 8 . Bigger than My Body 9 . Something's Missing 10 . Come Back To Bed 11…

Columbia publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s seventh album : ‘Spirit’ featuring ‘Getaway’ and ‘Saturday Nite’ (1976)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'Spirit' is their seventh studio album released in September 1976 by Columbia Records.1 . Getaway (Live) 2 . Getaway Track listing : 1.Getaway (Peter Cor, Beloyd Taylor) - 03:47 . 2.On Your Face (Charles Stepney, Maurice White, Phillip Bailey) - 04:33 . 3.Imagination (Charles Stepney, Maurice White, Phillip Bailey) - 05:15 . 4.Spirit (Larry Dunn, Maurice White) - 03:12…

Funkadelic release their tenth album : ‘One Nation Under a Groove’ (1978)

Funkadelic's 'One Nation Under a Groove' is their tenth studio album released in September 1978 by Warner Bros.1 . One Nation Under A Groove (Part 1) (D.C., 1979) 2 . One Nation Under A Groove (Part 2) (D.C., 1979) 3 . One Nation Under A Groove, Part 1 4 . One Nation Under A Groove, Part 2 5 . Cholly (Funk Gettin' Ready To Roll) (w/ Garry Shider ) 6 . One Nation Under A Groove (Docu, 2005) Track…

Atlantic publish Bette Midler’s ‘The Rose,’ the official soundtrack to the eponymous movie (1979)

Bette Midler's 'The Rose' is the soundtrack to the feature film of the same name released on August 22, 1979 by Atlantic. 1 . Midnight In Memphis (On "Jay Leno") 2 . When A Man Loves A Woman 3 . The Rose 4 . When A Man Loves A Woman (Live, 2004) 5 . Stay With Me Track Listing : 1.Whose Side Are You On? (Kenny Hopkins, Charley Williams) - 04:30 . 2.Midnight In Memphis (Tony Johnson) - 03:44 .…

Columbia publish Aretha Franklin’s fourth album : ‘Laughing On The Outside’ (1963)

Aretha Franklin's 'Laughing On The Outside' is his fourth studio album released on August 12, 1963 by Columbia.1 . Skylark Track listing : 1.Skylark (Johnny Mercer, Hoagy Carmichael) - 02:49 . 2.For All We Know (Sam M. Lewis, J. Fred Coots) - 03:25 . 3.Make Someone Happy (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) - 03:48 . 4.I Wonder (Where Are You Tonight) - Aretha Franklin, Ted White) - 03:16 .…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Live at Mister Kelly’s’ in Chicago with the Lou Levy Trio (1958)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Live at Mister Kelly's' is an album recorded on August 10, 1958 in Chicago and released in 2007 by Verve.1 . Cameo In "St. Louis Blues" (1958) 2 . I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues (1958) 3 . Bewitched , Bothered & Bewildered (Nat King Cole Show1) Track listing : 1.Your Red Wagon (Gene de Paul, Richard M. Jones, Don Raye) - 02:59 . 2.Nice Work If You Can Get It (George…

Ella Fitzgerald starts the recording of ‘Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Harold Arlen Songbook’ (1960)

'Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Harold Arlen Songbook' is an album recorded between August 1, 1960 and January 14, 1961 with conductor Billy May and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Blues In The Night (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) - 07:14 . 2.Let'S Fall In Love (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) - 04:05 . 3.Stormy Weather (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) - 05:17 . 4.Between The Devil And The Deep…

Joe Williams records an album with the Count Basie Orchestra and it is called …’Count Basie Swings, Joe Williams Sings’ (1955)

'Count Basie Swings, Joe Williams Sings' is an album by Joe Williams with the Count Basie Orchestra recorded on July 26, 1955 and Jun 27, 1956 and released the same year by Verve.1 . Every Day I Have The Blues (w/ Joe Williams) 2 . Well Alright ,Okay,You WinJ (w/ Joe Williams) 3 . All right Okay You Win 4 . Ever Day I Have The Blues (w/ Joe Williams) Track Listing : 1.Every Day I Have The Blues…

Asylum publish Tom Waits’ ‘Heartattack and Vine,’ his last album for the label (1980)

Tom Waits' 'Heartattack and Vine' is his sixth studio album recorded from June 16 till July 15, 1980 and released in September 1980 by Asylum.1 . Heart Attack and Vine 2 . Till The Money Runs Out (1980) 3 . On The Nickel (1979) 4 . On The Nickel 5 . Mr Siegal (Live) Track Listing : 1.Heartattack And Vine (Tom Waits) - 04:50 . 2.In Shades (Tom Waits) - 04:25 . 3.Saving All My Love For You (Tom…

We All remember Ella Fitzgerald. ‘Hello Ella’

This day (June 15, 1996), in Beverly Hills, California, died Ella Fitzgerald, an American jazz and song vocalist, also known as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz, and Lady Ella, who had a vocal range spanning three octaves and was noted for her purity of tone, impeccable diction, phrasing and intonation, and a horn-like improvisational ability, particularly in her scat singing.Tracklist : 1 .…