PFM celebrate their 40 years with Ian Anderson (2010)

November 5, 2010 - Italian jazz rock veterans Premiata Forneria Marconi a.k.a. PFM - that is Franz Di Cioccio (voc, d, perc), Franco Mussida (g, voc) & Patrick Djivas (b) - plus Lucio Fabbri (viol, kb), - Gianluca Tagliavini (kb) & Piero Monterisi (d) and plus Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull fame on three songs will celebrate their 40 years carreer at Teatro Tendastrisce in Roma, Italy

As we wish Ian Anderson a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Jethro Tull At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, English singer and musician Ian Anderson a Happy 75th Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Jethro Tull Video Tracklist : 1 . Locomotive Breath 2 . Living In The Past 3 . Aqualung 4 . Bourée 5 . Thick as a Brick 6 . Too Old To Rock'n'Roll Too Young To Die 7 . Cross eyed Mary 8 . Songs From The Wood 9 . The Witches Promise 10 . Nothing Is Easy 11 .…

Jethro Tull release ‘Thick as a Brick,’ their fifth album co-produced by Ian Anderson (1972)

Jethro Tull's 'Thick as a Brick' is their fifth studio album co-produced by band leader Ian Anderson and Terry Ellis and released on March 3, 1972 by Chrysalis / Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Thick As A Brick, Part I (Gerald Bostock, Ian Anderson) - 22:40 . 2.Thick As A Brick, Part Ii (Gerald Bostock, Ian Anderson) - 21.06 Musicians : Jethro Tull - Band . Ian Anderson – Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Flute,…

Duke Ellington records ‘ A Concert of Sacred Music’ at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church in New York (1965)

Duke Ellington's ' A Concert of Sacred Music' is an album recorded at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church in New York on December 26, 1965 and released in 1966 By Rca.1 . A Concert Of Sacred Music (Grace Cathedral, 1965) Track Listing : 1.In The Beginning God (Duke Ellington) - 19:36 . 2.Will You Be There? (Duke Ellington) - 01:23 . 3.Ninety Nine Percent (Duke Ellington) - 02:23 . 4.Ain'T But The…

Diana Krall’s ‘Christmas Songs’ is her ninth album published by Verve (2005)

Diana Krall's 'Christmas Songs' is her ninth album performed with the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra and released on November 1, 2005 by Verve Records.1 . Jingle Bells (w/ The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra) 2 . Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas (Live) 3 . Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas Track Listing : 1.Jingle Bells (James Pierpont) - 03:26 . 2.Let It Snow (Jule Styne, Sammy…

‘Boogie Woogie Christmas’ by the Brian Setzer Orchestra is a Christmas album released By Surfdog (2002)

'Boogie Woogie Christmas' by the Brian Setzer Orchestra is a Christmas album released on October 10, 2002 By Surfdog.1 . Jingle Bells 2 . Boogie Woogie Santa Claus (2005) 3 . Blue Christmas 4 . Blue Christmas (December 16, 2009) 5 . Nutcracker Suite (2005) 6 . Christmas ExtravaganzA Track Listing : 1.Jingle Bells (James Pierpont) - 02:22 . 2.Boogie Woogie Santa Claus (Henri René, Leon René)…

Joe Bonamassa records his first live album : ‘A New Day Yesterday Live’ in Fort Wayne, Indiana (2001)

Joe Bonamassa's 'A New Day Yesterday Live' is his first live album recorded on December 21, 2001 in Fort Wayne, Indiana and released in 2002 by Premier Artists.1 . Steppin Out (w/ Ron De Jesus, The Baked Potato, L.A.) 2 . Steppin' Out (w/ Eric Johnson, Hollywood Hob, January 19, 2012) 3 . A New Day Yesterday 4 . Miss You, Hate You (Live) 5 . Trouble Waiting 6 . If Heartaches Were Nickels…

Happy Birthday Jon Anderson

October 25, 1944 - John Roy Anderson simply known as Jon Anderson, English singer, songwriter & musician, co-founder and lead vocalist of Yes is 78. Happy Birthday SirTracklist : 1 . Owner Of A Lonely Heart (w/ Yes, 1983) 2 . Owner Of A Lonely Heart (w/ Yes, "Songs From Tsongas," The 35th Anniversary Concert) 3 . Close To The Edge (w/ Yes) 4 . Love Will Find A Way (w/ Yes ) 5 . Soon (w/ Yes,…

Stax Records release Albert King’s ‘In Session’ recorded for Canadian television with Stevie Ray Vaughan (1999)

Albert King's 'In Session' is an album recorded live for Canadian television with Stevie Ray Vaughan and released on August 17, 1999 by Stax Records.1 . Texas Flood Jam 2 . Don't You Lie To Me 3 . Matchbox Blues Track listing : 1.Call It Stormy Monday (Aaron "T-Bone" Walker) - 08:59 . 2.Old Times - 1:15 . 3.Pride and Joy (Stevie Ray Vaughan) - 05:57 . 4.Ask Me No Questions (B.B. King) - 05:02 .…

One Little Indian release Björk’s second album : ‘Debut’ featuring ‘Human Behaviour’ and ‘Violently Happy’ (1993)

Björk's 'Debut' feat. 'Human Behaviour' is her second studio album co-produced with Nellee Hooper and released on July 5, 1993 by One Little Indian.1 . Human Behaviour (Royal Opera House) 2 . Big Time Sensuality 3 . Big Time Sensuality (Night Version) 4 . One Day (1994, Vessel) 5 . Aeroplane (MTV, 120 Minutes, 1993) 6 . Aeroplane (w/ D INFLUENCE) 7 . Come to Me (Cambridge) 8 . Come to Me (1993) 9…

Happy Birthday Laurie Anderson. ‘O Superwoman’

This day (June 5, 1947), in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, is born Laurie Anderson, an American experimental performance artist, composer and musician.Tracklist : 1 . Junior Dad (2016) 2 . Habeas Corpus (2015) 3 . Maybe I Fall (2013) 4 . w/ John Zorn, Lou Reed – Live In New York (2011) 5 . Only An Expert (2010) 6 . w/ Marc Ribot - Live In Nyc (2008) 7 . Poison (2001) 8 . on German TV bei Bio (1984) 9 .…

Diana Ross releases ‘Diana’ featuring ‘Upside Down’ and produced By Bernard Edwards & Nile Rodgers (1980)

Diana Ross' 'Diana' is her eleventh studio album produced By Bernard Edwards & Nile Rodgers and released on May 22, 1980 by Motown.Track Listing : 1.Upside Down (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 04:04 . 2.Tenderness (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 03:52 . 3.Friend To Friend (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 03:19 . 4.I'M Coming Out (Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers) - 05:25 . 5.Have Fun…

Laurie Anderson releases ‘Big Science’ featuring ‘O Superman’ (1982)

Laurie Anderson's 'Big Science' feat. 'O Superman' is her debut album released on April 19, 1982 by Warner Bros..Track Listing : 1.From The Air (Laurie Anderson) - 04:29 . 2.Big Science (Laurie Anderson) - 06:25 . 3.Sweaters (Laurie Anderson) - 02:18 . 4.Walking & Falling (Laurie Anderson) - 02:10 . 5.Born, Never Asked (Laurie Anderson) - 04:56 . 6.O Superman (For Massenet) (Laurie Anderson)…

Rough Trade publish ‘Colossal Youth,’ Young Marble Giants’ only album (1980)

Young Marble Giants' 'Colossal Youth' is their only studio album released in February 1980 on Rough Trade Records.Track Listing : 1.Searching For Mr. Right (Stuart Moxham) - 03:03 . 2.Include Me Out (Stuart Moxham) - 02:01 . 3.The Taxi (Stuart Moxham) - 02:07 . 4.Eating Noddemix (Phillip Moxham, Alison Statton) – 02:04 . 5.Constantly Changing (Stuart Moxham) - 02:04 . 6.N.I.T.A. (Stuart Moxham) -…

Warner Bros. publish Laurie Anderson’s second album : ‘Mister Heartbreak’ (1984)

Laurie Anderson's 'Mister Heartbreak' is her second album released on February 14, 1984 by Warner Bros.1 . Sharkeys Day 2 . Sharkeys Night / Credit Racket 3 . This Is The Picture (w/ Peter Gabriel, Excellent Birds) Laurie Anderson - Mister Heartbreak Track Listing : 1.Sharkey'S Day (Laurie Anderson) - 07:41 . 2.Langue D'Amour (Laurie Anderson) - 06:12 . 3.Gravity'S Angel (Laurie Anderson) -…

AndersonPonty Band – Better Late Than Never

Released on September 25, 2015, "Better Late Than Never" is the first collaboratve and live album by Jon Anderson and Jean Luc PontyTrack Listing : 1.Intro (Wally Minko) - 01:17 . 2.One In The Rhythms Of Hope (Jean-Luc Ponty, Jon Anderson) - 04:34 . 3.A For Aria (Jon Anderson, Enrico Tomat)- 03:22 . 4.Owner Of A Lonely Heart (Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Chris Squire, Trevor Horn) - 05:04 .…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 45/52

Oscar Peterson & Count Basie, Etta James, Dr. John, Allen Toussaint, Bob Dylan & Susan Tedeschi, Bryan Adams, Rod Stewart & Sting, Joss Stone & Beverley Knight, Alicia Keys & Kathleen Battle, Rihanna & Bon Jovi, Amanda Palmer & Jason Webley, Eminem & Rihanna, U2 & Jay Z, PFM & Ian Anderson, Lou Reed & Metallica

Jethro Tull travel to Maryland (1977)

November 21, 1977 - British band Jethro Tull - that is Ian Anderson (voc, fl, g), Martin Barre (g), John Evan (kb), David Palmer (kb), John Glascock (b, voc) and Barriemore Barlow (d, perc) - will be on stage at The Capital Centre in Landover, Maryland

We remember Jack Bruce. ‘Big Bass Man’

This day (October 25, 2014), in Suffolk, died Jack Bruce an English vocalist, bass guitarist and founding member of Cream.Tracklist : 1 . Spectrum Road Featuring Jack Bruce, Cindy Blackman Santana, Vernon Reid And John Medeski. 2 . Born Under A Bad Sign (2011) 3 . w/ Joe Bonamassa – Midnight Blues 4 . Live On Later With Jools Holland 5 . w/ Gary Moore – White Room (1998) 6 . w/ Peter Frampton…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 32/52

Leonard Cohen, Led Zeppelin , Joe Jackson, Grateful Dead, Isaac Hayes, Chic, Jethro Tull, Barry White, Blood Sweat, Tears, Rick James, Esther Phillips, George McCrae

Jethro Tull visit Bethlehem (2003)

August 9, 2003 - Jethro Tull - that is Ian Anderson (voc, g, fl), Martin Barre (g), Andrew Giddings (kb), Jon Moyce (b) and Doane Perry (d) - take part in "Musikfest" a festival held at Sands RiverPlace in Bethlehem, PA

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 31/52

Chic, Stevie Wonder, Leon Russel, George Harrison, The Commander Cody Band, Jerry Lee Lewis, Slade, Boston, Deep Purple, Jethro Tull, Eric Clapton, Fleetwood Mac, Linda Ronstadt

Island release Jethro Tull’s second album : ‘Stand Up’ featuring their adaptation of J. S. Bach’s ‘Bourée’ (1969)

Jethro Tull,'s 'Stand Up' is their second studio album fully written by leader Ian Anderson and released on July 25, 1969 by Island / Reprise.1 . New Day Yesterday (Live 1976) 2 . Bourée 3 . Jeffrey goes to Leicester Square (Los Angeles, 1999) 4 . Back to the Family ("The Minstrel Looks Back") 5 . Look into the Sun (Live, 1992) 6 . Fat Man (Live) 7 . We Used To Know / For A Thousand Mothers (Isle…

Happy Birthday Marc Almond

July 9, 1957 - Today we wish Happy Birthday to English singer and songwriter, Peter Mark Sinclair simply known as Marc Almond, one half of Soft Cell and solo artistTracklist : 1 . Tainted Love (w/ Soft Cell) 2 . Something`s Gotten Hold Of My Heart (w/ Gene Pitney) 3 . Say Hello, Wave Goodbye (w/ Soft Cell) 4 . Torch (w/ Soft Cell) 5 . I Feel Love (w/ Bronski Beat) 6 . The Days Of Pearly Spencer 7…

Chrysalis publishes Jethro Tull’s fourth album : ‘Aqualung’ (1971)

Jethro Tull's 'Aqualung' is their fourth studio album co-produced by leader Ian Anderson and Terry Ellis and released on March 19, 1971 by Chrysalis / IslandTrack Listing : 1.Aqualung (Ian Anderson, Jennie Anderson) - 06:34 . 2.Cross-Eyed Mary (Ian Anderson) - 04:06 . 3.Cheap Day Return (Ian Anderson) - 01:21 . 4.Mother Goose (Ian Anderson) - 03:51 . 5.Wond'Ring Aloud (Ian Anderson) - 01:53 . 6.Up…

Jethro Tull celebrate Bach in Berlin (1985)

March 16, 1985 - Jethro Tull - that is Ian Anderson, Martin Barre, Dave Pegg and Doane Perry - plus Eddie Jobson on keyboards will celebrate J.S. Bach's 300Th Birthday at International Congress Centrum in Berlin, Germany

Chilean TV tapes Jethro Tull (1996)

March 6, 1996 - Chilean National TV program "Live At Creations" will tape British band Jethro Tull - that is Ian Anderson (fl, voc), Martin Barre (g), Doane Perry (d, perc), Andrew Giddings (kb, accord) and Jonathan Noyce (b) - during their concert at Estadio Chile in Santiago de Chile, Chile

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 09/52

Patti Smith . Rickie Lee Jones, James Taylor, Doobie Brothers, Aerosmith, The Guess Who, Led Zeppelin, Genesis, Jethro Tull, Soft Machine, Frank Zappa, Pink Floyd They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 354 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Patti Smith . Because The Night Lifted from : atti Smith releases…

Chrysalis. publish Jethro Tull’s tenth album : ‘Songs from the Wood’ (1977)

Jethro Tull's 'Songs from the Wood' is their tenth studio album produced by frontman Ian Anderson and released on February 11, 1977 by Chrysalis.1 . Songs From The Wood (w/ Ian Anderson, 1977) 2 . Songs From The Wood (Madison Square Garden, 1978) 3 . JackI(n-The-Green - London, 1977) 4 . Hunting Girl (London, 1977) 5 . Hunting Girl (Rock-Sommer, 1986) 6 . Velvet Green (London 1977) 7 . The…

Me:nu Du Jour February 10 (EN.FR.ES)

>> EN FRANCAIS | >> EN ESPAÑOLTODAY We Listen To Norah Jones, Diana Ross, Dionne Warwick, Keb'Mo, Beach Boys, Kanye West, Blur, Carole King, Van Halen, The Divine Comedy, Ornette Coleman, Public Enemy We Celebrate Roberta Flack, J Dilla We Watch Dionne Warwick, Van Morrison, XTC, Bryan Ferry, Tindersticks, Amy Winehouse, Valerie June, Neil Diamond, Bruce…

Jethro Tull play for ‘BBC Sight and Sound’ (1977)

February 10, 1977 - BBC program "Sight and Sound" will tape Jethro Tull - that is Ian Anderson (voc, fl, g, mando,cymb), Martin Barre (g), Barriemore Barlow (b, perc), John Glascock (b), David Palmer (p, synth) - during their concert at the Golders Green Hippodrome, London

How Do You Feel Today?

From 'Feelin' Alright' to 'You make me feel so young', we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Feelings'. It has Alberta Hunter, Carol Duboc, Marian Anderson, Mongo Santamaria and many more.