‘James Blake’ releases his eponymous debut album (2011)

'James Blake' is his eponymous debut studio album released on 4 February 2011 by ATLAS (his own label).1 . Unluck (WFUV) 2 . Unluck 3 . The Wilhelm Scream (Official Video) 4 . The Wilhelm Scream ("Live On KEXP") 5 . I Never Learnt To Share 6 . I Never Learnt To Share (Berlin Festival, 2011) 7 . Lindisfarne (Official Video) 8 . Lindisfarne 9 . Limit To Your Love (WFUV) 10 . Give Me My Month…

Happy Birthday James Blood Ulmer. ‘Blood Alright’

This day (February 2, 1942), in St. Matthews, South Carolina, is born James 'Blood' Ulmer, an American jazz and blues guitarist and singer.Tracklist : 1 . Are You Glad To Be In America? (2019) 2 . @ International House Philadelphia (2018) 3 . President Of Hell (2017) 4 . Final (2016) 5 . solo @ Skopje Jazz Festival (2015) 6 . w/ David Murray Big Band - Love lockdown (2013) 7 . w/ Vernon Reid -…

We remember Etta James. ‘Etta Lasts’

This day (January 20, 2012), in Riverside, California, died Jamesetta Hawkins a.k.a. Etta James,an American singer.Tracklist : 1 . Something’S Got A Hold On Me 2 . w/ Chuck Berry – Rock N’ Roll Music 3 . w/ Gladys Knight, Chaka Khan & B.B. King – Take My Hand (1987) 4 . w/ B.B. King Stevie Ray Vaughan – Midnight Hour 5 . Tell Mama & I’D Rather Go Blind (1989) 6 . At Last 7 . w/ Grateful…

Happy Birthday James Carter. ‘Future Tense’

This day (January 3, 1969), in  Detroit, Michigan , is born James Carter, an American jazz saxophonist.Tracklist : 1 . Trading blues solos (2020) 2 . w/ D.D. Jackson, Darius Jones, William Parker, Ronnie Burrage & Juma Sultan – @ Vision 24 (2019) 3 . Soul Street (2018) 4 . I can’t give you anything but love (2015) 5 . Giant Steps (2014) 6 . w/ Organ Trio – Low Flame (2012) 7 . Saxophone…

King publish James Brown’s album : ‘I Got You (I Feel Good)’ (1966)

James Brown's 'I Got You (I Feel Good)' is a studio album released on January 1, 1966 by King.1 . I Got You 2 . Night Train (w/ The Famous Flames, T.A.M.I. Show) Track Listing : 1.I Got You (I Feel Good) (James Brown) - 02:44 . 2.Lost Someone (James Brown, Bobby Byrd, Lloyd Stallworth) - 03:32 . 3.Night Train (Jimmy Forrest, Lewis Simpkins, Oscar Washington) - 03:37 . 4.You'Ve Got The Power…

Aretha, James et al honour Carole King (2015)

December 29, 2012 - you do not want to miss "The Kennedy Center Honors" program on CBS with Janelle Monáe, James Taylor, Sara Bareilles and Aretha Franklin paying tribute to Carole King. More Info

We remember James Brown. ‘Mr. Feelgood’

This day (December 25, 2006), in Atlanta, Georgia, died James Brown, American singer, songwriter; one of the founding fathers of funk music.Tracklist : 1 . Sex Machine (1971)) 2 . Make it Funky (2003)) 3 . I Feel Good (1989)) 4 . Its A Mans World (1981)) 5 . Nature (1979)) 6 . The Payback (1974)) 7 . Sunny (1971)) 8 . Sweet Bernadette / Papas Gotta Brand New Bag (1967) Tracklist : I Got You (I…

Happy Birthday Bob James. ‘One, Two, Three, Fourplay’

This day (December 25, 1939), in Marshall, Missouri, is born Bob James, a keyboardist, arranger and producer.Tracklist : 1 . Mister Magic (2019) 2 . Submarine (2018) 3 . Westchester Lady (2016) 4 . w/ Fourplay & New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra – Westchester Lady (2013) 5 . The Fourplay – Sonnymoon (2012) 6 . Angela 7 . w/ Angels of Shanghai – Celebration (2006) 8 . Westchester Lady 9 . Mind…

Polydor publish James Brown’s ‘Revolution of the Mind : Recorded Live at the Apollo, Vol. III’ (1971)

James Brown's 'Revolution of the Mind : Recorded Live at the Apollo, Vol. III' is a live double album released in December 1971 by Polydor.1 . Bewildered (The Boston Garden) 2 . Try Me (The Apollo Theater) 3 . Try Me (Montreux, 1981) 4 . I Can't Stand Myself (The Boston Garden) 5 . Give It Up Or Turn It Loose (Palasport, Bologna, Italy, April 1971) 6 . Give It Up Or Turn It Loose (w/ The…

We remember James Moody. ‘Moody Blues’

This day (December 9, 2010), in San Diego, California, died James Moody, an American jazz saxophone and flute player.Tracklist : 1 . Moody’s Mood for Love (2008) 2 . w/ George Benson & Clark Terry – So What 3 . w/ Dizzy Gillespie, Gene Harris, Ray Brown, Grady Tate – Ow! (1985) 4 . w/ Al Haig, Ray Brown & Kenny Clarke – Groovin’ High 5 . Mmm Hmm 6 . Moody’s Mood for Love Tracklist :…

Polydor publish James Brown’s fortieth album : ‘The Payback’ (1973)

James Brown's 'The Payback' is his fortieth studio (and only album to be certified gold) album released in December 1973.1 . The Payback (Zaire, 1974) 2 . Payback (1974, "The Midnight Special") Track Listing : 1.The Payback (James Brown, Fred Wesley, John "Jabo" Starks) - 07:39 . 2.Doing The Best I Can (James Brown, Fred Wesley, Charles Bobbit) - 07:42 . 3.Take Some...Leave Some (James…

Jason Moran revisits James Reese Europe (2018)

December 8, 2018 - Jason Moran and several young music students will explore the works of nineteenth century jazz composer and bandleader James Reese Europe at The Kennedy Center in Washington, DC

Polydor release James Brown’s album : ‘Get On the Good Foot’ featuring ‘Cold Sweat’ and ‘Please, Please, Please’ (1972)

James Brown's 'Get On the Good Foot' feat. 'Cold Sweat' & 'Please, Please, Please' is a double album released on November 20, 1972 by Polydor.1 . Get On The Good Foot 2 . Good Foot 3 . Cold Sweat (The Boston Garden) 4 . Please Please Please (The Apollo Theatre, 1985) 5 . Ain't That A Groove (w/ The Famous Flames ) 6 . Make It Funky Track Listing : 1.Get On The Good Foot, Pts. 1& 2…

Etta James releases her debut album : ‘At Last!’ featuring next to the title track : ‘I Just Want to Make Love to You’ (1960)

Etta James' 'At Last!' is her debut studio album released on November 15, 1960 by Argo.1 . I Just Want To Make Love To You (Montreux, 1993) 2 . At Last (w/ Etta James, "Dancing With The Stars") 3 . At Last ("1993 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction") Track Listing : 1.Anything To Say You'Re Mine (Sonny Thompson) - 02:37 . 2.My Dearest Darling (Eddie Bocage, Paul Gayten) - 03:05 . 3.Trust In Me…

James Brown records ‘Soul on Top’ with conductor Oliver Nelson and Louie Bellson & his orchestra (1969)

James Brown's 'Soul on Top' is an album recorded on November 10–11, 1969, with conductor Oliver Nelson and Louie Bellson & his orchestra and released in 1970 By King.1 . It's A Man's Man's Man's World Track Listing : 1.That'S My Desire (Helmy Kressa, Carroll Loveday) - 04:10 . 2.Your Cheatin' Heart (Hank Williams) - 02:59 . 3.What Kind Of Fool Am I? (Leslie Bricusse, Anthony Newley) - 03:06…

James Brown records ‘Live at the Apollo’ with the Famous Flames (1962)

James Brown's 'Live at the Apollo' is a live album recorded on October 24, 1962 with the Famous Flames and released iIn May 1963 by King.1 . Night Train ("The Tami Show") 2 . Please Please Please ("The Tami Show") Track Listing : 1.Introduction To James Brown And The Famous Flames (Fats Gonder) - 01:49 . 2.I'Ll Go Crazy (James Brown) - 02:05 . 3.Try Me (James Brown) - 02:27 . 4.Think (Lowman…

Chuck Berry records ‘Hail! Hail! Rock ‘n’ Roll,’ a live album with Keith Richards, Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Etta James and more (1986)

Chuck Berry's 'Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll is a live album recorded on October 6 and 16, 1986 with Keith Richards, Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Etta James and many more guests and released in October, 1987 by Mca.1 . Hail! Hail! Rock'n'Roll (Pt.1/2) (w/ Robbie Robertson) 2 . Hail! Hail! Rock'n'Roll (Pt.2/2) (w/ Robbie Robertson) 3 . Too Much Monkey Business (w/ Keith Richards & Robert Cray)…

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…

Pat Martino meets James Carter (2013)

October 11, 2013 - guitarist Pat Martino and saxophonist James Carter with organist Pat Bianchi and drummer Carmen Intorre are at the KPLU studio in Seattle