Arista Records publish ‘The First Minute of a New Day,’ a collaboration album by Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson (1975)

'The First Minute of a New Day' by Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson is a collaboration album released in January 1975 by Arista Records.1 . Winter In America 2 . Winter In America (Central Park Summerstage, Nyc 6-27-10) 3 . Liberation Song (Jazz À La Villette, Paris) Track Listing : 1.Offering (Gil Scott-Heron, Brian Jackson) - 03:34 . 2.The Liberation Song (Red, Black And Green) (Gil…

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

Concord Records publish Diane Schuur’s ‘Friends for Schuur,’ an album featuring among others Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder (2000)

Diane Schuur's 'Friends for Schuur' is an album featuring duets with Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder and released on September 26, 2000 by Concord Records.1 . Had To Be You (Ray Charles & Diane Schuurit, Live) Track Listing : 1.Easy Living (Ralph Rainger, Leo Robin) - 04:26 . 2.I'D Fly (Riccardo Cocciante, Jean Paul Drean, Roxanne Seeman) - 05:07 . 3.For The First Time (Gerry Goffin, Ken…

Albert, Brian, Hank et al celebrate 50th years of the Stratocaster (2004)

September 24, 2004 - The Crickets, Albert Lee, Brian May, Hank Marvin, Mike Rutherford, Paul Carrack, Jamie Cullum, Paul Rodgers, Joe Walsh, David Gilmour, Phil Manzanera, Ronnie Wood, Rod Stewart and many others. They all take part in the "50th Anniversary of the Fender Stratocaster guitar" at the Wembley Arena in London

World Circuit publish ‘Buena Vista Social Club’ featuring Ry Cooder and Cuban musicians (1997)

Buena Vista Social Club' is an album by American guitarist Ry Cooder and traditional Cuban musicians, released on September 16, 1997 by World Circuit Records.1 . Chan Chan (Carnegie Hall) 2 . En Chile De Camino A La Vereda, 2011 3 . El Cuarto De Tula (Gran Teatro De La Habana) 4 . El Cuarto De Tula 5 . Candela (Amsterdam) Track listing : 1.Chan Chan (Francisco Repilado, Compay Segundo) - 04:16…

Dean Martin records ‘Dino: Italian Love Songs’ for Capitol Records (1962)

Dean Martin's 'Dino: Italian Love Songs' is an album recorded on September 6, 7 and 8, 1961 and released on February 5, 1962 by Capitol Records. 1 . Volare ("An Evening In Romaé) 2 . On An Evening In Roma 3 . Return To Me (w/ Perry Como) Track listing : . 1.Just Say I Love Her (Dicitencello Vuie) (Jack Val, Jimmy Dale, Martin Kalmanoff, Sam Ward) - 02:47 . 2.Arrivederci Roma (Renato Rascel,…

Creation publish The Boo Radleys’ third album : ‘Giant Steps’ (1993)

The Boo Radleys' 'Giant Steps' is their third album produced by Andy Wilkinson along with members Martin Carr and Tim Brown and released on August 31, 1993 by Creation1 . I Hang Suspended 2 . I Hang Suspended ("The Beat", Astoria) 3 . Wish I Was Skinny (Raw Soup) 4 . Wish I Was Skinny (Moth Club, London, October 30 2021) 5 . Butterfly Mcqueen / Lazarus / Toucown Jesus 6 . Barney (...And Me) 7 .…

Impulse publish Diana Krall’s fourth album : ‘Love Scenes’ produced by Tommy LiPuma (1997)

Diana Krall's 'Love Scenes' is her fourth album produced by Tommy LiPuma and released on August 26, 1997 by Impulse!.1 . All Or Nothing At All 2 . All Or Nothing At Al 3 . Peel Me A Grape (on "Jazz 606" BBBC 2, 1.4.1998) 4 . I Don't Know Enough About You (2009, Live) 5 . I Don't Know Enough About You (Australia) 6 . I Miss You So 7 . They Can't Take That Away From Me (w/ Russell Malone, Paul…

Happy Birthday Terri Lyne Carrington. ‘Love Lyne’

This day (August 4, 1965), in Medford, Massachusetts, is born Terri Lyne Carrington, a jazz drummer and composer.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Social Science - Trapped In The American Dream, Waiting Game, Bells (Ring Loudly), Purple Mountains (NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert, 2020) 2 . Amalgarhythm (2018) 3 . w/ Jaguar Wright - So Good (2015) 4 . w/ Geri Allen &Esperanza Spalding - Jazz in Marciac (2013)…

Warner Bros. release Brad Mehldau’s ‘Elegiac Cycle,’ piano solo album (1999)

Brad Mehldau's 'Elegiac Cycle' is a piano solo album produced by Melhdau himself and released on June 8, 1999 by Warner Bros.1 . Resignation (solo) 2 . Goodbye Storyteller (for Fred Myrow) 3 . Goodbye Storyteller (Documentary interview) Track Listing : 1.Bard (Brad Mehldau) - 02:45 . 2.Resignation (Brad Mehldau) - 05:34 . 3.Memory'S Tricks (Brad Mehldau) - 09:17 . 4.Elegy For William Burroughs…

Verve publish Diana Krall’s seventh album : ‘The Girl in the Other Room’ produced By Tommy Lipuma (2004)

Diana Krall's 'The Girl in the Other Room' is her seventh (and the first to feature songs co-written with her husband Elvis Costello) studio album released on April 27, 2004 by Verve..Track Listing : 1.Stop This World (Mose Allison) - 03:59 . 2.The Girl In The Other Room (Diana Krall, Elvis Costello) - 04:05 . 3.Temptation (Tom Waits) - 04:27 . 4.Almost Blue (Elvis Costello) - 04:04 . 5.I'Ve…

Sufjan Stevens releases ‘Carrie & Lowell,’ his seventh album (2015)

Sufjan Stevens' 'Carrie & Lowell' is his seventh studio album produced by Thomas Bartlett and released on March 31, 2015 by Asthmatic KittyTrack Listing : 1.Death With Dignity (Sufjan Stevens) - 04:00 . 2.Should Have Known Better (Sufjan Stevens) - 05:08 . 3.All Of Me Wants All Of You (Sufjan Stevens) - 03:41 . 4.Drawn To The Blood (Sufjan Stevens) - 03:18 . 5.Eugene (Sufjan Stevens) - 02:26…

Sire publish ‘My Life in the Bush of Ghosts,’ a collaboration album by Brian Eno and David Byrne (1981)

'My Life in the Bush of Ghosts' by Brian Eno & David Byrne is an album titled after a novel by Amos Tutuola and released in February 1981 by Sire.Track Listing : 1.America Is Waiting (Brian Eno, David Byrne, Bill Laswell, Tim Wright, David Van Tieghem) - 03:36 . . 2.Mea Culpa (David Byrne, Brian Eno) - 03:35 . . 3.Regiment (Brian Eno, David Byrne, Michael Busta Cherry Jones, Chris Frantz,…

In her seventh album, Alela Diane sings about motherhood

Alela Diane' s 'Cusp' is her seventh studio album produced by Peter M. Murray, featuring Ryan Francesconi, Rob Burger, Peter & Heather Woods Broderick among others and self released on February 9, 2018(Source Alela Diane - Cusp | Official Site)The Guardian confronting what she sees as one of the more ridiculous remaining artistic taboos – that women should not write songs about having…

Jazzin’Around Giant Steps

Starting and ending with John Coltrane's composition 'Giant Steps', we have mixed 18 'Jazz with some Soul and a slice of Rock' tunes around the theme of 'John Coltrane'. It has Stan Getz, Louis Prima, Ella Fitzgerald, The Mar-Keys and many more.

United Jazz & Rock Ensemble gather in Hamburg (1994)

November 13, 1994 - Euro big band United Jazz and Rock Ensemble - that is Ack van Royen (tp), Ian Carr (tp), Kenny Wheeler (tp), albert mangelsdorff (tb), Barbara Thompson (as), Christof Lauer (ts), Wolfgang Dauner (p), Volker Kriegel (g), Dave King (b) and Jon Hiseman (d) - performs at Fabrik in Hamburg, Germany

Jimi Hendrix Experience release ‘Electric Ladyland,’ their third and final album featuring ‘Crosstown Traffic’ ‘Voodoo Chile’ and ‘Burning of the Midnight…

Jimi Hendrix Experience's 'Electric Ladyland' is their third and final (and double) studio album released on October 16, 1968 and released by Reprise, Track, Barclay, Polydor.1 . Gypsy Eyes (Behind The Scenes) Track Listing : 1....And The Gods Made Love (Jimi Hendrix) - 01:21 . 2.Have You Ever Been (To Electric Ladyland) (Jimi Hendrix) - 02:11 . 3.Crosstown Traffic (Jimi Hendrix) - 02:25 .…

Happy Birthday Buckethead. ‘Bucket Garni’

This day (May 13, 1969), in Huntington Beach, California, is born Brian Carroll a.k.a Buckethead , a guitarist and multi instrumentalist.Digest Tracklist : Jordan (2019) . Claymation Courtyard (2018) . w/ Brain & Brewer - Gory Head Stump (2017) . Soothsayer (B.B. Kings,2016) . BucketHead - Colorado (2012) . Night of the slunk (2008) . Frozen Brains Tell No Tales (2006) . Guitar Solo,…

Jazzin’Around My Funny Valentine

From 'My Funny Valentine' to 'My Funny Valentine' , we have mixed 18 'linked together by a clue' tunes around the theme of ' Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart '. It has Cassandra Wilson, Kenny Burrell, Nossa Alma Canta ft. Rosa Bittolo Bon, Charmian Carr & Dan Truhite and many more.

The Sound of (Richard Rodgers’) Music

From 'There's A Small Hotel' to 'My Romance', we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Richard Rodgers'. It has Hiromi Uehara, Caetano Veloso, Charmian Carr, Mary Lou Williams and many more.

Frank Sinatra records his ninth album for Capitol : ‘In the Wee Small Hours’ arranged by Nelson Riddle (1955)

Frank Sinatra's 'In the Wee Small Hours' is his ninth studio album arranged by Nelson Riddle, recorded on March 1, 1954, February 8 & March 4, 1955 and released in April 1955 By Capitol.1 . I Get Along Without You Very Well 2 . Can't We Be Friends (w/ Ella Fitzgerald) 3 . When Your Lover Has Gone 4 . Last Night When We Were Young (1958) Frank Sinatra - In the Wee Small Hours Track…

Lou Rawls records his debut album : ‘Stormy Monday’ a.k.a. ‘I’d Rather Drink Muddy Water’ with the Les McCann trio (1962)

Lou Rawls' 'Stormy Monday' is his debut album also known as 'I'd Rather Drink Muddy Water' recorded on February 5–12, 1962, with the Les McCann trio and released the same year by Capitol.1 . Stormy Monday (1989) 2 . Jam Session / God Bless The Child (1989) 3 . Willow Weep For Me (On "Frankly Jazz") 4 . When The Sun Goes Down (On "Frankly Jazz") Track Listing : 1.(They Call It) Stormy…

Warner Bros. Records publish George Benson’s album : ‘In Flight’ (1977)

George Benson's 'In Flight' is an album released on February 4, 1977 by Warner Bros. Records.1 . Nature Boy (Montreux, 2007) 2 . The Ghetto 3 . Gonna Love You More 4 . Valdez In The Country (Sevilla, 1991) 5 . Valdez In The Country (w/ Carlos Santana - ) 6 . Everything Must Change (w/ Rachelle Ferrell) George Benson - In Flight Track Listing : 1.Nature Boy (Eden Ahbez) - 05:58 . 2.The Wind…

Happy Birthday Graham Nash. ‘Nash Flow’

This day (February 2 , 1942), in Blackpool, Lancashire, is born Graham William Nash simply known as Graham Nash, English singer and songwriter, best known as a member of The Hollies and of Crosby, Stills & Nash (& Young)Tracklist : 1 . Look through any window (w/ The Hollies ) 2 . Carrie Anne (w/ The Hollies, 1967 ) 3 . Marrakesh Express & Blackbird (w/ CSN, Woodstock 1969) 4 . Lee…

Lisa Stansfield releases her seventh album : ‘Seven’ (2014)

Lisa Stansfield's 'Seven' is her seventh studio album (her first in ten years) released on January 31, 2014 by Monkeynatra.1 . Carry On (Official Video) 2 . Can't Dance 3 . At The Stylenite (w/ Michael Michalsky, Berlin, 2014/15) 4 . Carry On' (Acoustic) (Official Video) 5 . At The Stylenite (w/ Michael Michalsky, Berlin, 2014/15) Lisa Stansfield - Seven Track Listing : 1.Can'T Dance (Lisa…

We Remember Lightnin’ Hopkins. ‘Mojo Handed’

This day (January 30, 1982), in Houston, Texas, died Sam John ‘Lightnin' Hopkins, an American country blues singer and guitarist.Tracklist : 1 . What'd I Say (1970) 2 . Gowing down slow 3 . Rock Me Baby 4 . Hurricane Beulah (1960 1979 ) 5 . That Woman Can´t Carry No Heavy Load (1979) 6 . Mr Charlie, your rollin'mill is burnin' down Tracklist : In the Air Tonight . Another Day in Paradise .…

Nat King Cole records an album arranged by Nelson Riddle : ‘Nat King Cole Sings for Two In Love’ (1953)

'Nat King Cole Sings for Two In Love' is an album arranged by Nelson Riddle, recorded on January 27, 28, 1953 and August 23, 25, 1955 and released by Capitol.1 . A Handful Of Stars 2 . Tenderly (w/ Oscar Peterson) 3 . There Will Never Be Another You Track Listing : 1.Love Is Here To Stay (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 02:49 . 2.A Handful Of Stars (Jack Lawrence, Ted Shapiro) - 03:26 . 3.This…

We remember Mahalia Jackson. ‘The Gospel Of MJ’

This day (January 27, 1972), in Evergreen Park, Illinois, died Mahalia Jackson,an African-American gospel contre-alto singer referred to as 'The Queen of Gospel'.Tracklist : 1 . Silent Night 2 . Trouble Of The World 3 . Jesus And The Woman At The Well (1961) 4 . Amazing Grace 5 . Down By The Riverside 6 . Mahalia Jackson & Nat King Cole - Steal Away (1957) 7 . The Battle Of Jericho (1957) 8 .…

Sub Pop publish Sleater-Kinney’s eighth album : ‘No Cities to Love’ (2015)

Sleater-Kinney's 'No Cities to Love' is their eighth studio album produced by John Goodmanson and released on January 20, 2015 by Sub Pop1 . Price Tag 2 . Price Tag (On "Sound Opinions") 3 . Fangless (Austin City Limits) 4 . Surface Envy 5 . Surface Envy (Paris, 2015) 6 . No Cities To Love 7 . No Cities To Love ("Later… With Jools Holland," BBC Two) 8 . A New Wave (Official Video) 9 . A New…

Happy Birthday David Crosby. ‘Sing Crosby’

This day (January 19, 2023), in Santa Ynez, California, died David Van Cortlandt Crosby simply known as David Crosby American singer-songwriter, guitarist & co-founder of the Byrds and Crosby, Stills & NashTracklist : 1 . Mr. Tambourine Man (w/ The Byrds, 1965) 2 . Chimes Of Freedom (w/ The Byrds, 1967) 3 . Down By The River (Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, 1970) 4 . Traction In The…

Bryan Adams releases his third album : ‘Cuts Like a Knife’ featuring ‘Straight from the Heart’, ‘This Time’ and ‘Cuts Like a Knife’ (1983)

Bryan Adams' 'Cuts Like a Knife' is his third studio album recorded in Vancouver during 1982 fall and released on 18 January 1983 by A&M Records.1 . The Only Thing That Looks Good On Me Is You 2 . This Time 3 . Straight From The Heart (Lisbon, 2005) 4 . Straight From The Heart 5 . Straight From The Heart (1983) 6 . Cuts Like A Knife 7 . I'm Ready 8 . I'm Ready Track Listing : 1.The Only One…

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Soul ’69’ (1969)

Aretha Franklin's 'Soul '69' is an album of cover material released on January 17, 1969 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Ramblin' (Maybelle Smith) – 03:10 . 2.Today I Sing The Blues (Curtis Lewis) – 04:25 . 3.River'S Invitation (Percy Mayfield) – 02:40 . 4.Pitiful (Rosie Marie Mccoy, Charlie Singleton) – 03:04 . 5.Crazy He Calls Me (Bob Russell, Carl Sigman) – 03:28 . 6.Bring It On Home To Me (Sam…

Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s album : ‘Tony’ (1957)

Tony Bennett's 'Tony' is an album (re-titled 'Tony Bennett Showcase') produced by Ernest Altschuler and released on January 14, 1957 by Columbia. 1 . Love Walked In (1959) 2 . Taking A Chance On Love 3 . Without A Song (1959) 4 . Without A Song (Danny Thomas Show, 1/12/59) Track Listing : 1.It Had To Be You (Isham Jones, Gus Kahn) - 02:58 . 2.You Can Depend On Me (Charlie Carpenter, Louis…

United Artists Records publish Bobby Womack’s ‘Lookin’ For A Love Again’ featuring ‘Lookin’ for a Love’ (1974)

Bobby Womack's 'Lookin’ For A Love Again' is an album released on January 11, 1974 by United Artists Records.1 . Lookin' For A Love 2 . Let It Hang Out Point Of No Return Track Listing : 1.Lookin' For A Love (James Alexander, Zelda Samuels) - 02:37 . 2.I Don'T Wanna Be Hurt By Ya Love Again (Bobby Womack) - 03:26 . 3.Doing It My Way (Bobby Womack) - 05:36 . 4.Let It Hang Out (Bobby Womack) -…

Bill Evans records the album ‘The Solo Sessions, Vol. 2’ (1963)

Bill Evans' 'The Solo Sessions, Vol. 2' is an album recorded on January 10, 1963 and released in 1992 By Milestone.1 . I Loves You Porgy (NYC 1969) Track Listing : 1.All The Things You Are (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Jerome Kern) - 09:10 . 2.Santa Claus Is Coming To Town (J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie) - 04:33 . 3.I Loves You Porgy (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Dubose Heyward) - 05:50 . 4.What…

We remember Bucky Pizzarelli. ‘A century for Bucky’

This day (April 1, 2020), in Saddle River, New Jersey, died John Paul 'Bucky' Pizzarelli, an American Jazz guitarist and banjoistTracklist : All Through The Night (1983) . w/ Frank Vignola - Fly Me To The Moon . On 7-String 2010 . w/ The Byo - Stompin' At The Savoy (2008) . w/ Craig Wagner, Brandon Coleman - All The Things You Are (2011) . w/ John Pizzarelli - Your Eyes/Nuages . w/ Tony Scott -…

Hiromi Uehara records ‘Beyond Standard’ with her group Sonicbloom (2000)

Hiromi Uehara’s 'Beyond Standard' is an album recorded on January 9-12, 2008 with her group Sonicbloom and released on June 10, 2008 By Telarc Jazz.1 . Softly As In A Morning Sunrise (w/ Sonicbloom, Live) 2 . Claire De Lune 3 . Caravan 4 . Uewo Muite Arukou 1 5 . XYZ (w/ Sonicbloom, Live) 6 . XYZ 7 . I've Got Rhythm 8 . I Got Rhythm (8/4/2010) Track Listing : 1 : 1.Intro - 0:28 . 2.Softly, As…

Capitol publish Frank Sinatra’s album : ‘Come Fly with Me’ arranged and conducted by Billy May (1958)

Frank Sinatra's 'Come Fly with Me' is an album (and his first collaboration with arranger/conductor Billy May) released on January 6, 1958 by Capitol.1 . Come Fly With Me (Live) 2 . Come Fly With Me 3 . Moonlight In Vermont (w/ Ella Fitzgerald) 4 . Moonlight In Vermont 5 . April In Paris Track Listing : 1.Come Fly With Me (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 03:19 . 2.Around The World (Victor Young,…