The Band record ‘The Last Waltz’ with Eric Clapton, Neil Diamond, Dr. John, Bob Dylan, Emmylou Harris, Joni Mitchell, Van Morrison and more guests (1976)

The Band's 'The Last Waltz' is a triple live album recorded on November 25, 1976 at Winterland Arena, San Francisco and released on April 7, 1978 by Warner Bros. Records 1 . Caravan (w/ Van Morrison, 11/25/1976, Winterland) 2 . The Weight (11/25/1976, Winterland) 3 . Everyone Comes Onstage (11/25/1976, Winterland) 4 . Chest Fever (11/25/1976, Winterland) 5 . The Lord's Prayer (Lawrence…

Concord publish Ray Charles’ posthumous and final album : ‘Genius Loves Company’ recorded with Norah Jones, James Taylor, Diana Krall and more famous guests (2004)

Ray Charles' 'Genius Loves Company' is his final studio album posthumously released on August 31, 2004 by Concord/Hear Music.1 . (w/ Norah Jones, Elton John, Bb King 2 . (w/ Michael Mcdonald, Willie Nelson & Van Morrison Track listing : 1.Here We Go Again (Don Lanier, Red Steagall) - 03:59 . 2.Sweet Potato Pie (James Taylor) - 03:47 . 3.You Don't Know Me (Eddy Arnold, Cindy Walker) - 03:55 .…

We Remember Jim Morrison

July 3, 1971 - James Douglas Morrison simply known as Jim Morrison, American singer and poet, lead vocalist of The Doors passed away aged 27. He is remembered.Tracklist : 1 . The Doors - The Crystal Ship / Dick Clark Interview / Light My Fire 2 . The Doors - Wild Child (The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour) 3 . The Doors - When the Music's Over 4 . The Doors - love me two times 5 . The Doors -…

James Taylor releases his second album : ‘Sweet Baby James’ on Warner Bros (1970)

James Taylor's 'Sweet Baby James' is his second studio album released in February 1970 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Sweet Baby James (James Taylor) - 02:54 . 2.Lo And Behold (James Taylor) - 02:37 . 3.Sunny Skies (James Taylor) - 02:21 . 4.Steamroller (James Taylor) - 02:57 . 5.Country Road (James Taylor) - 03:22 . 6.Oh, Susanna (Stephen Foster) (James Taylor) - 01:58 . 7.Fire And Rain (James…

This week In Male Balladeers 24/52

James Morrison, Bryan Adams, Barry Manilow, Al Green, Mike Patton, Gino Vannelli , Michael Bublé, Morrissey, Chicago, Harry Connick Jr, Tom Waits, Ben Harper

Joss & The Guys

Joss Stone, Rod Stewart, James Morrison, Robbie Williams, James Brown, Smokey Robinson, Jeff Beck, Tom Jones, John Legend, Ricky Martin, Rob Thomas, Lemar, Elton John

Elton, Duran, Ricky et al celebrate Princess Diana (2007)

, 2007 - Elton John, Duran Duran, James Morrison, Lily Allen, Fergie, Pharrell Williams, Nelly Furtado, Status Quo, Joss Stone, Roger Hodgson, Tom Jones, Will Young, Natasha Bedingfield, Bryan Ferry, Anastacia, Andrea Bocelli, Josh Groban and Sarah Brightman, Donny Osmond, Jason Donovan, Rod Stewart, Kanye West, P. Diddy, Take That, Ricky Gervais and many others. They will all take part in the…

Happy Birthday Lalo Schifrin. ‘El Señor Director Schifrin’

This day (June 21, 1932), in Buenos Aires, Argentina, is born Boris Claudio Schifrin a.a.k. Lalo Schifrin, an Argentine composer, pianist and conductor.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Al Jarreau - The Fox (2012) 2 . w/ Bbc Bigband - Mission: Impossible Theme (2006) 3 . w/ & James Morrison - Millennium Blues (2010) 4 . The Fox (2007) 5 . Montuno (1999) 6 . w/ Dizzy Gillespie, Ray Brown & Grady Tate –…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°331 – Vintage 2000s Music Videos

PJ Harvey, Taylor Swift, Delta Goodrem, Steve Balsamo, James Morrison, Lionel Richie, New Order, Simply Red, Phixx, Darius Campbell, Enrique Iglesias, Fountains of WayneThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (11/52) BUT ... in the Noughties 2000s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°127 – Vintage 2000s Music Videos

Amy Winehouse, Justin Timberlake, Jason Mraz, Melanie C, A1, Westlife, Appleton, Dido, James Morrison, Daniel Bedingfield, Leona Lewis, TimbalandThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (11/52) BUT ... in the Noughties 2000s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'L'Amour Toujours' . Vintage…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°296 – New Music Videos

Adele, James Morrison, Sebastián Yatra, Jay Roxxx . MC Magic, J. Balvin, Ylona Garcia, Mitski, Cole Swindell . Lainey Wilson, Rayvanny, Harmonize, Jameson Rodgers, Preet Gajra They are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide love songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Adele . Oh My God Lyrics…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°257 – New Music Videos

Finneas, Benson Boone, Kelvin Jones, Guru Randhawa, Jaylann, Jubin Nautiyal . Asees Kaur, Jhonni Blaze, James Morrison, Phora, Julia Wolf, Ciro Quiñonez . Yeison Jimenez, Anitta They are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide love songs that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Finneas . Love is Pain…

This week In New Music Videos 09

Every day we watch tons of videos. Among them we have selected, for this week, twelve brand new songs that caught our interest and liking.They are performed by James Morrison, Joss Stone, New Kids On The Block, The Cranberries, Hozier, Freya Ridings, Amanda Palmer, Solange, Mariah Carey, CHAII, Blick Bassy, Harriet Brown, Kamaal Williams Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

ABC Dunhill publish ‘Steppenwolf’ their eponymous debut album featuring ‘Born to Be Wild’ and ‘The Pusher’ (1968)

'Steppenwolf' feat. Feat. 'Born to Be Wild' and 'The Pusher' is their eponymous first studio album, released in January 1968 on ABC Dunhill Records.1 . Sookie Sookie 2 . Everybody's Next One (1968) 3 . Berry Rides Again (Playboy Mansion, 1968) 4 . Hoochie Coochie Man (w/ John Kay, Louisville) 5 . Hoochie Coochie Man (2005, Live) 6 . Born To Be Wild 7 . Born To Be Wild (Live, 2006) 8 .…

Columbia publish ‘Chicago,’ their second and eponymous album featuring ‘Make Me Smile’ and ’25 or 6 to 4′ (1970)

'Chicago' is their second studio album (also referred to as 'Chicago II') released on January 26, 1970 one year after their debut 'Chicago Transit Authority'1 . Poem For The People (7/21/1970, Tanglewood) 2 . In The Country (7/21/1970, Tanglewood) 3 . Ballet For A Girl In Buchannon / So Much To Say, So Much To Give (7/21/1970) 4 . Ballet For A Girl In Buchannon (Live, 1977) 5 . Ballet For A…

Snoop Dogg releases his seventh album : ‘R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece’ featuring ‘Drop It Like It’s Hot’ and ‘Signs’ (2004)

Snoop Dogg's 'R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece' is his seventh studio album released on November 16, 2004, by Doggystyle Records.1 . Drop It Like It's Hot (w/ Pharrell Williams, Official Video) 2 . Drop It Like It's Hot ("AOL Sessions") 3 . Ups & Downs 4 . Let's Get Blown (w/ Pharrell Williams) 5 . Let's Get Blown (w/ Pharrell Williams) 6 . Fresh Pair Of Panties On (w/ Ole…

Quincy Jones releases ‘Q’s Jook Joint,’ an album featuring Stevie Wonder, Bono and Ray Charles among other famous guests (1995)

Quincy Jones' 'Q's Jook Joint' is an album (his first in six years) released on November 7, 1995 by Qwest.1 . Let The Good Times Roll (w/ Stevie Wonder & Nikki Yanofsky ) 2 . Cool Joe, Mean Joe (Killer Joe) 3 . Moody's Mood For Love (w/ Take 6, Brian Mcknight, Patti Austin) 4 . Moody's Mood For Love 5 . Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me Track Listing : 1.Jook Joint Intro (Quincy Jones) -…

Michael Bublé releases his sixth album : ‘Crazy Love’ (2009)

Michael Bublé's 'Crazy Love' is his sixth studio album released on October 9, 2009 by 143 Records..1 . Cry Me A River (X-Factor) 2 . All Of Me (Baden-Baden, Germany) 3 . All Of Me (2009-10-13) 4 . Georgia On My Mind (Live) 5 . Georgia (Live) 6 . Crazy Love (Official Video) 7 . Crazy Love (Baden-Baden, Germany) 8 . Haven't Met You Yet (Official Video) 9 . All I Do Is Dream Of You…

Happy Birthday Candy Dulfer. ‘Candy’s Date’

This day (September 19, 1969), in Amsterdam, Netherlands, is born Candy Dulfer, a Dutch smooth jazz alto saxophonist.Tracklist : 1 . Jammin' Tonight (2022) 2 . Ska Medley (2019) 3 . Funky bei Jazz am See (2018) 4 . Sax-A-GoGo (2017) 5 . Hey Now (2016) 6 . w/ Angie Stone – Living For The Love of You (2013) 7 . Hey Now (2011) 8 . Empire State Of Mind (2010) 9 . Lily Was Here (2009) 10 . w/ Funky…

Tamla publish Stevie Wonder’s eleventh album : ‘My Cherie Amour’ featuring ‘Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday’ (1969)

Stevie Wonder's 'My Cherie Amour' is his eleventh studio album released on August 29, 1969 by Tamla (Motown). 1 . My Cherie Amour 2 . Yester Me Yester You Yesterday 3 . Give Your Love Track listing : 1.My Cherie Amour (Henry Cosby, Sylvia Moy, Stevie Wonder) – 02:54 . 2.Hello, Young Lovers (Oscar Hammerstein, Richard Rodgers) – 03:05 . 3.At Last (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) – 02:51 . 4.Light My…

Creation publish Super Furry Animals’ second album : ‘Radiator’ (1997)

Super Furry Animals' 'Radiator' is their second studio album co-produced with Gorwel Owen and released on August 25, 1997 by Creation1 . The Placid Casual 2 . The International Language Of Screaming 3 . The International Language Of Screaming 4 . Demons (Video) 5 . She's Got Spies 6 . Play It Cool (Live From Bermuda)) 7 . Play It Cool (Glastonbury, 1999) 8 . Hermann Loves Pauline 9 . Hermann Loves…

Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald begin the recording of ‘Porgy and Bess’ for Verve (1957)

'Porgy and Bess' by Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald is a studio album recorded on August 18-19 & October 14, 1957 and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Overture (George Gershwin) – 10:52 . 2.Summertime (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Dubose Heyward) - 04:58 . 3.I Wants To Stay Here (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Dubose Heyward) - 04:38 . 4.My Man'S Gone Now (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…

Johnny Otis puts on a ‘Show’ at North Sea Jazz (1985)

July 14, 1985 - Johnny Otis Show - that is Johnny Otis (vib, p), James Clark (g), Nat Abraham (b), Nicky Otis (d), Miles Evans (voc), Barbara Morrison (voc), Johnny Walker (voc), Michael Turis (s), Preston Love (s), Renny Clark (s), Laura Bryan (tp) and Bob Frasier (tp) - will be on stage at "North Sea Jazz Festival" in The Hague, The Netherlands

Jay-Z releases his debut album : ‘ Reasonable Doubt’ featuring Mary J. Blige and The Notorious B.I.G. (1996)

Jay-Z' 'Reasonable Doubt' is his debut studio album featuring Mary J. Blige and The Notorious B.I.G. among others and released on June 25, 1996 by Roc-A-Fella / Priority1 . Can't Knock the Hustle (w/ Mary j. Blige) 2 . Can't Knock the Hustle (w/ Mary j. Blige, at David Letterman 04.04.2008) 3 . The Making of Reasonable Doubt: Brooklyns Finest 4 . Dead Presidents (Official Video) 5 . Dead…

We remember Dr John. ‘Doctor Who? Doctor John!’

This day (June 6, 2019), in , died Malcolm John 'Mac' Rebennack, Jr. a.k.a. Dr. John an American singer-songwriter, pianist and guitaristTracklist : 1 . The Monkey (2016) 2 . I Walk On Guilded Splinters (2013) 3 . Right Place Wrong Time (2012) 4 . w/ Johnny Winter - Junior Parker'S Tribute 5 . w/ The Lower 911 - At Celebrate Brooklyn! 6 . w/ Lou Reed - Perfect Day 7 . Mess Around 8 . w/ Etta…

Happy Birthday Bob Dylan. ‘We Do Look Back’

This day (May 24, 1941), in Duluth, Minnesota is born Robert Allen Zimmerman better known as Bob Dylan, American singer, poet & songwriter and Nobel prizeDigest Tracklist : Blowing In The Wind (1963) . Mr. Tambourine Man (Newport Folk Festival, 1964) . Like a Rolling Stone (1966) . I Threw It All Away (The Johnny Cash Show, 1969) . Soundcheck in NYC (w/ George Harrison, 1971) . Knockin' on…

Ice Cube releases ‘AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted,’ his first album after his split from N.W.A. (1990)

Ice Cube's 'AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted' is his solo debut studio album released on May 16, 1990 after his split from N.W.A. by Priority.Track Listing : 1.Better Off Dead (Sir Jinx) - 01:03 . 2.The Nigga Ya Love To Hate (Ice Cube, E. Sadler) - 03:15 . . 3.Amerikkka'S Most Wanted (Ice Cube, E. Sadler, Keith Shocklee) - 04:05 . . 4.What They Hittin' Foe? (The Average White Band, Ice Cube) - 01:20 .…

We remember Chet Baker. ‘Chet After Chet’

This day (May 13, 1988), in Amsterdam, Netherlands, died Chesney Henry Baker, Jr. a.k.a Chet Baker, an American jazz trumpeter, flugelhornist and singer.Digest Tracklist : Blue In Green (1988) . My Funny Valentine (1987) . w/ Van Morrison - Send In The Clowns (1986) . w/ Stan Getz - Sweden (1983) . Love For Sale (1979) . Time After Time (1964) . w/ Lars Gullin - All The Things You Are (1959) .…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 19/52

Snoop Dogg & Charlie Wilson, Rick James & The Temptations, Steve Winwood & Stevie Wonder, Carole King & James Taylor, Fergie & Debbie Harry, Bono & Kylie Minogue, Eric Burdon & War, Madonna & Anthony Kiedis, Sheryl Crow & Lyle Lovett, Ben Harper & Ellen Harper, Van Morrison & Chet Baker, Pat Metheny & Antonio Carlos Jobim

Blue Note release Joe Lovano’s ‘Folk Art’ recorded with Us Five featuring Esperanza Spalding (2009)

Joe Lovano's 'Folk Art' is his twenty first album recorded with Us Five featuring Esperanza Spalding and released on May 5, 2009 by Blue Note..Track Listing : 1.Powerhouse (Joe Lovano) - 04:04 . 2.Folk Art (Joe Lovano) - 10:06 . 3.Wild Beauty (Joe Lovano) - 07:17 . 4.Us Five (Joe Lovano) - 08:09 . 5.Song For Judi (Joe Lovano) - 05:46 . 6.Drum Song (Joe Lovano) - 08:30 . 7.Dibango (Joe Lovano) -…