The Big Band Hit Parade goes through Cincinnati (1988)

August 2, 1988 - Buddy Morrow, Dave Brubeck, Eddie Daniels, Gerry Mulligan, Ray Brown, Ed Shaughnessy, Cab Calloway and Doc Severinsen will solo with the Cincinnati Pops directed by Erich Kunzel for the "Big Band Hit Parade" at Riverbend

Neil Young releases ‘Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere’ featuring ‘Down by the River’, ‘Cinnamon Girl’ and ‘Cowgirl in the Sand’ (1969)

Neil Young's 'Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere' is his second studio album (his first with Crazy Horse) released on May 14, 1969 by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Cinnamon Girl (Neil Young) - 02:58 . 2.Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere (Neil Young) - 02:26 . 3.Round & Round (Neil Young) - 05:49 . 4.Down By The River (Neil Young) - 09:13 . 5.The Losing End (Neil Young) - 04:03 . 6.Running Dry (Neil…

Ken Boothe ‘s ‘Inna de Yard’

Ken Boothe 's 'Inna de Yard' is his twenty fourth album recorded in the open air in Jamaica and released on November 10, 2017 by Chapter Two(Source Ken Boothe 's 'Inna de Yard' | Ken Boothe @ Facebook)Ken Boothe 's 'Inna de Yard' AMAZON . ITUNES .

Ray Charles begins the recording of ‘Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music’ featuring ‘I Can’t Stop Loving You’ and ‘You Don’t Know Me’ (1962)

Ray Charles' 'Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music' is a studio album recorded between February 5 & 15, 1962 and released in April 1962 by ABC-Paramount.1 . Bye Bye Love 2 . You Don't Know Me 3 . You Don't Know Me (Live) 4 . Just A Little Lovin' 5 . I Can't Stop Loving You 6 . I Can't Stop Loving You Ray Charles - Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music Track Listing : 1.Bye Bye…

Pere Ubu release their debut album : ‘The Modern Dance’ (1978)

Pere Ubu's 'The Modern Dance' is their debut album co-produced with Ken Hamann and released in January 1978 by Blank 1 . Nonalignment Pact (ATP 2013, Melbourne) 2 . Non Alignment Pact (Bogart's, Cincinnati, 10/25/87) 3 . NonA(lignment Pact - Beachland Ballroom) 4 . Modern Dance (Sons D'Hiver, 2014) 5 . The Modern Dance (Official Video) 6 . Laughing (Malmö, May 17Th, 2011) 7 . Laughing 8 .…

Wynton Marsalis records ‘Black Codes (From the Underground)’ with Branford Marsalis for Columbia (1985)

Wynton Marsalis's 'Black Codes (From the Underground)' is an album recorded on January 7, 11 & 14, 1985 with Branford Marsalis and released on June 9, 1985 by Columbia.1 . Black Codes (Ronnie Scott's, 2013) 2 . Black Codes From The Underground 3 . Delfeayo's DilemmaR (Ronnie Scott's, 2013) 4 . Delfeayo's Dilemma 5 . Phryzzinian Man (Ronnie Scott's, 2013) 6 . Aural Oasis (Ronnie Scott's,…

Happy Birthday Sean Paul

January 9, 1973 - Jamaican dancehall artist Sean Paul Ryan Francis Henriques Simply known as Sean Paul is 49. Happy Birthday SirTracklist : 1 . No Lie (w/ Dua Lipa) 2 . She Doesn't Mind 3 . Temperature 4 . I'm Still In Love With You 5 . Mad Love (w/ David Guetta, Becky G) 6 . Give It Up To Me (w/ Keyshia Cole) 7 . Contra La Pared (w/ J Balvin) 8 . Get Busy/Like Glue 9 . Like Glue 10 . We Be…

John Legend releases his debut album : ‘Get Lifted’ featuring ‘Ordinary People’ (2004)

John Legend's 'Get Lifted' feat. 'Ordinary People' is his debut studio album released on December 28, 2004, '1 . Let's Get Lifted (on "Letterman") 2 . Used To Love U (Official Video) 3 . Ordinary People (Official Video) 4 . Ordinary People (on "Letterman") 5 . Stay With You (Live) 6 . So High (Piano Acoustic) 7 . So High (Official Video) 8 . I Can Change Live Track Listing : 1.Prelude (John…

Columbia publish Taj Mahal’s second album : ‘The Natch’l Blues’ (1968)

Taj Mahal's 'The Natch'l Blues' is his second studio album released on December 23, 1968 by Columbia.1 . Corinna 2 . Going Up To The Country, Paint My Mailbox Blue 3 . Going Up To The Country, Paint My Mailbox Blue 4 . w/ Bonnie Raitt (On "The Today Show") 5 . Done Changed My Way Of Living ("Rhythm & Roots," 2013) 6 . She Caught The Katy (w/ Todd Rundgren, "Night Music," 10/29/89) Track…

Soft Machine release their debut album : ‘Volume One’ (1968)

Soft Machine's 'Volume One' is their debut album also titled 'The Soft Machine' and released in December 1968 by Abc Probe.1 . Hope For Happiness ("Dim Dam Dom," 1967) 2 . A Certain Kind 3 . Save Yourself Track Listing : 1.Hope For Happiness (Brian Hopper, Robert Wyatt, Mike Ratledge, Kevin Ayers) - 04:21 . 2.Joy Of A Toy (Kevin Ayers, Mike Ratledge) - 02:49 . 3.Hope For Happiness (Reprise)…

Island publish Burning Spear’s third album : ‘Marcus Garvey’ (1975)

Burning Spear's 'Marcus Garvey' is his third album named after the Jamaican National Hero and Rastafari movement prophet and released on December 12, 1975 by Island Records.1 . Old Marcus Garvey (Paris, Zenith 88) Track Listing : 1.Marcus Garvey (Winston Rodney, Phillip Fullwood) - 03:27 . 2.Slavery Days (Winston Rodney, Phillip Fullwood) - 03:34 . 3.The Invasion (Winston Rodney, Carl Paisley,…

We remember Anita O’Day. ‘Good O’Day’

This day (November 23, 2006), in Los Angeles, California, died Anita O'Day, an American jazz singer.Tracklist : 1 . Love For Sale (1973) 2 . There Will Never Be Another You (1987) 3 . It Don’t Mean a Thing (1986) 4 . Berlin (1970) 5 . On Green Dolphin Street 6 . Honeysuckle Rose (1963) 7 . Sweet Georgia Brown / Tea for Two (1958) 8 . w/ Gene Krupa Orchestra – Thanks For The Boogie Ride (1942)…

Happy Birthday Joe Walsh

November 20, 1947 - Joseph Fidler Walsh simply known as Joe Walsh, American singer, guitarist & songwriter, member of James Gang, Eagles, etc. is 75. Happy Birthday SirTracklist : 1 . Life's Been Good 2 . w/ The Eagles - Rocky Mountain Way (1977) 3 . w/ The James Gang - Walk away (1971) 4 . w/ Billy Gibbons - Life in the Fast Lane 5 . w/ Eagles - Hotel California 6 . Turn To Stone (1972) 7 .…

Happy Birthday Neil Young. ‘Young Forever’

This day (November 12, 1945), in Toronto, Canada, is born Neil Percival Young simply known as Neil Young , Canadian musician, singer-songwriter, activist, member of Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young before embarking in a long solo carreerTracklist : 1 . For What It’s Worth / Mr Soul (w/Buffalo Springfield) 2 . Down By The River (w/ Crosby, Stills & Nash, 1970) 3 . Old…

Happy Birthday Bootsy Collins. ‘Bootsylicious’

This day (October 26, 1951), in Cincinnati, Ohio, is born Bootsy Collins, an American funk bassist and singer.Tracklist : 1 . The Power of The One (2020) 2 . w/ The Rubber Band – Bootsy Play-Cation (2019) 3 . w/ Kali Uchis – Worth My While (2018) 4 . Body Slam (2014) 5 . I’d Rather be with you (2011) 6 . w/ Snoop Dogg, George Clinton – Medley (2005) 7 . Stretchin’Out 8 . w/ P-Funk All Stars –…

Happy Birthday Fred Hersch. ‘Individualistic Beauty’

This day (October 21, 1955), in Cincinnati, Ohio, is born Fred Hersch, a contemporary American jazz pianist.Tracklist : 1 . Round Midnight (2021) 2 . Wichita Lineman (2020) 3 . Piano Solo (2019) 4 . And So It Goes 5 . Doxy (2017) 6 . Both Sides Now (2016) 7 . @ Chicago Jazz Festival (2015) 8 . The Song is You (2013) 9 . For No One (2012) 10 . In Walked Bud (2010) 11 . Mood Indigo (2002) 12 . w/…

Amy Winehouse releases her debut album : ‘Frank’ featuring ‘Fuck Me Pumps’ (2003)

Amy Winehouse's 'Frank' is her debut studio album released on October 20, 2003 by Island.1 . Stronger Than Me 2 . Stronger Than Me (V Festival, 2004) 3 . You Sent Me Flying 4 . Fuck Me Pumps 5 . I Heard Love Is Blind (Live) 6 . I Heard Love Is Blind (+ Intervie, Jonathan Ross, 2004) 7 . No Greater Love (Live) 8 . There Is No Greater Love (Live) 9 . In My Bed (Live Acoustic, 2004) 10 . In My…

Happy Birthday Esperanza Spalding. ‘Esperanzada’

This day (October 18, 1984), in Portland, Oregon, is born Esperanza Spalding, an American bassist and singer.Tracklist : 1 . Formwela 7 (2021) 2 . Formwela 1 (2020) 3 . Thang (2019) 4 . w/ John Legend – Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (2018) 5 . I Adore You (2017) 6 . One (2016) 7 . w/ Wayne Shorter – Footprints 8 . Afro Blue ( 2013) 9 . Hold On Me (2012) 10 . Overjoyed (2009) 11 . Smile…

James Brown records ‘Sex Machine,’ a double live album with the original J.B.’s (1969)

James Brown's 'Sex Machine' is a double live album recorded on October 14, 1969, with the original J.B.'s featuring Bootsy Collins and Catfish Collins and released In 1970 By King.1 . Sex Machine (1971) 2 . Brother Rapp 3 . Give It Up Or Turn It Loose (Palasport, Bologna Italy April, 1971) 4 . (On "The Mike Douglas Show," 1969) 5 . It's A Man Man World (1971) 6 . Please, Please, Please…

Bruce Springsteen releases ‘Tunnel of Love,’ his eighth album featuring ‘Brilliant Disguise’ and ‘One Step Up’ (1987)

Bruce Springsteen's 'Tunnel of Love' is his eighth studio album recorded without the E Street Band and released on October 9, 1987 by Columbia. 1 . Tougher Than The Rest (Official Video) 2 . All That Heaven Will Allow (Oslo, 2013-04-29) 3 . Spare Parts 4 . Spare Parts (1988 Live) 5 . Walk Like A Man (8/1/2005, Cincinnati, OH) 6 . Tunnel Of Love (Official Video) 7 . Tunnel Of Love 8 .…

We remember Amalia Rodrigues. ‘Fado To Black’

This day (October 6, 1999), in Lisbon, Portugal, died Amalia Rodrigues, the Rainha do Fado (Queen of Fado). Tracklist : 1 . Gaivota 2 . Live In Tunisia (1993) 3 . w/ Júlio Iglésias – Canto A Galizia (1980) 4 . Canção Do Mar 5 . La Tarantella (1973) 6 . Estranha Forma De Vida (1965) 7 . Povo Que Lavas No Rio (1961) 8 . Documentary Tracklist : Uma Casa Portuguesa . Coimbra . Barco Negro . Ai…

Elektra publish The Afghan Whigs’ fourth album : ‘Gentlemen’ (1993)

The Afghan Whigs' 'Gentlemen' is their fourth studio album produced by band's frontman Greg Dulli and released on October 5, 1993, by Elektra1 . Gentlemen (- Official Video) 2 . Gentlemen (- Official Video) 3 . Debonair (- Official Video) 4 . Debonair 5 . When We Two Parted (Haldern Pop Fest) 6 . When We Two Parted (05-23-2012, Bowery Ballroom, NYC) 7 . Fountain And Fairfax (Live On KCRW)…

We remember Betty Carter. ‘Betty Bop’

This day (September 26, 1998), died Lillie Mae Jones a.k.a Betty Carter, an American jazz singe.Tracklist : 1 . Giant Steps 2 . How High The Moon (1994) 3 . Droppin’ Things (1990) 4 . Sounds 5 . Tight 6 . Don’T Weep For The Lady (1980) 7 . What’S New (1977) 8 . w/ Lionel Hampton – Cobb’S Idea Tracklist : Open The Door . Let’s Fall in Love . I Could Write a Book . Naima’s Love Song (DJ Spinna…

Happy Birthday Farina

September 16, 1986 - Today we wish Happy Birthday to Colombian rapper and singer, Farina Pao Paucar Franco, simply known as FarinaTracklist : 1 . Las Nenas (w/ Natti Natasha, Cazzu & La Duraca) 2 . Pum Pum (w/ Ñengo Flow) 3 . Mejor Que Yo 4 . Así Así (w/ Maluma) 5 . A Fuego 6 . Bendecido (w/ El Alfa El Jefe x) 7 . Trakatá (w/ Ptazeta) 8 . Mucho Pa Ti 9 . Estoy Soltera (w/ Leslie Shaw, Thalia)…

Joss Stone releases her second album : ‘Mind Body & Soul’ featuring ‘You Had Me’ (2004)

Joss Stone's 'Mind Body & Soul' is her second studio album released on September 15, 2004 by Relentless.1 . Right To Be Wrong (SWU Music And Arts Festival, Brazil, 2010) 2 . Jet Lag (São Paulo, 2012) 3 . Jet Lag (Jakarta, Java Jazz Festival, 01-03-2013) 4 . You Had Me 5 . Spoiled 6 . Don't Cha Wanna Ride 7 . Don't Cha Wanna Ride (Rio, 13 Jun 08) 8 . Less Is More (Paradiso Amsterdam ) 9 . Torn…

Blue Note publish Gregory Porter’s third album : ‘Liquid Spirit’ (2013)

Gregory Porter's 'Liquid Spirit' is his third album released on September 10, 2013.1 . No Love Dying 2 . Liquid Spirit (Live, Studio Session) 3 . Liquid Spirit (Official Video) 4 . Water Under Bridges ("The Late Late Show" Rté One) 5 . Water Under Bridges (Olympia, Paris) 6 . Hey Laura (Official Video) 7 . Hey Laura ("Le Live") 8 . Musical Genocide (Summerstage, 2014) 9 . Wolfcry (Ferst Center,…

Bunny Wailer releases his debut album : ‘Blackheart Man’ (1976)

Bunny Wailer's 'Blackheart Man' is his debut album released on September 8, 1976 by Solomonic, Island.1 . Blackheart Man (w/ David Rodigan) 2 . Dreamland (1986) Track Listing : 1.Blackheart Man (Bunny Wailer) - 06:17 . 2.Fighting Against Conviction (Bunny Wailer) - 05:11 . 3.The Oppressed Song (Bunny Wailer) - 03:22 . 4.Fig Tree (Bunny Wailer) - 03:07 . 5.Dream Land (Bunny Wailer) - 02:47 .…