Douglas Records publish John McLaughlin’s ‘My Goal’s Beyond,’ his third solo album (1971)

John McLaughlin's 'My Goal's Beyond' is his third solo album dedicated to Indian guru Sri Chinmoy, his spiritual leade aAnd released in June 1971 by Douglas Records. 1 . Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat 2 . Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat (w/ Jonas Hellborg) 3 . Blue In Green 4 . Blue In Green (Chicago) Track Listing : 1.Peace One (John Mclaughlin) - 07:18 . 2.Peace Two (John Mclaughlin) - 12:15 . 3.Goodbye Pork…

ATCO release ‘Donny Hathaway,’ his second album produced by Jerry Wexler (1971)

'Donny Hathaway' is his eponymous second studio album Released on April 2, 1971 by ATCOTrack Listing : 1.Giving Up (Van Mccoy) - 06:20 . 2.A Song For You (Leon Russell) - 05:25 . 3.Little Girl (Billy Preston) - 04:47 . 4.He Ain'T Heavy, He'S My Brother (Bob Russell, Bobby Scott) - 05:55 . 5.Magnificent Sanctuary Band (Dorsey Burnette) - 04:24 . 6.She Is My Lady (George S. Clinton) - 05:33 . 7.I…

Happy Birthday Alison Krauss

July 23, 19** - Miss Alison Krauss, American singer and musician is @)_!. Happy Birthday MissTracklist : 1 . When You Say Nothing At All 2 . Baby, Now That I'Ve Found You (w/ Union Station) 3 . Seven Spanish Angels (w/ Jamey Johnson, Washington D. C.) 4 . Go Rest High On That Mountain (w/ Vince Gill, Ricky Skaggs) 5 . Jolene 6 . The Lucky One 7 . Down To The River To Pray 8 . Carolina In My Mind…

Happy Birthday Béla Fleck. ‘Fleck Flick’

This day (July 10, 1958), in New York City, is born Béla Fleck, a banjo player, solo or with the Flecktones.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Abigail Washburn- Let It Go (2018) 2 . w/ Abigail Washburn- The Final Countdown (2015) 3 . w/ Chick Corea - Mountain (2014) 4 . w/ The Flecktones - Sinister Minister (2011) 5 . w/ Edgar Meyer & Zakir Hussein - Pile Up (2010) 6 . w/ Tony Trischka Pete Seeger…

This week In Male Balladeers 22/52

Bryan Ferry, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Dan Auerbach, Elvis Costello, Country Joe McDonald, Pokey LaFarge, Chris Cornell, John Hiatt, Kevin Godley, Graham Gouldman, Jeff Buckley, Bill Withers

Dan Auerbach launches his new album in Nashville (2017)

May 31, 2017 - (only if you have won a ticket!), Dan Auerbach has invited Jerry Douglas, Duane Eddy and many other musicians for a private concert marking the release of his new solo album "Waiting on a Song" at Station Inn in Nashville, TN

Happy Birthday Taj Mahal. ‘Senor Mahal’

This day (May 17, 1942), in Harlem, New York, is born Henry Saint Clair Fredericks a.k.a Taj Mahal, an American blues musician.Digest Tracklist : w/ Keb' Mo' - She Knows How To Rock Me (2018) . Corrina (2016) . Queen Bee (2015) . Diving Duck Blues (2013) . Checkin' Up On My Baby (2012) . Senor Blues (2010) . w/ The Phantom Blues Band - New York (2012) . If The River Was Whiskey (2008) . w/ Eric…

Happy Birthday Dan Auerbach. Now it’s time for a ‘The Black Keys At Their Best’

As we wish, today, American singer & guitarist, Dan Auerbach a Happy Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : The Black Keys CREDITSPhoto : starbright31Audio : Tighten Up . Lonely Boy . Everlasting Light . Howlin' for You . Next Girl . Gold on the Ceiling . The Only One . Too Afraid to Love You . Black Mud . Sinister Kid . Video : Your Touch . Just Got To Be . Tighten…

Elektra Nonesuch publish Bill Frisell’s ninth album : ‘Nashville’ (1997)

Bill Frisell's 'Nashville' is his ninth album recorded in 1995/1996 in Nashville and released on April 29, 1997 by Elektra Nonesuch. Track Listing : 1.Gimme A Holler (Bill Frisell) - 05:02 . 2.Go Jake (Bill Frisell) - 04:27 . 3.One Of These Days (Neil Young) - 04:51 . 4.Mr. Memory (Bill Frisell) - 03:59 . 5.Brother (Bill Frisell) - 06:03 . 6.Will Jesus Wash The Bloodstains From Your Hands (Hazel…

Happy Birthday David Grisman. ‘It’s A Dawg Day’

This day (March 23 , 1945), in Hackensack, New Jersey, is born David Grisman, an American bluegrass/newgrass mandolinist.Tracklist : Bells Of Camoglia (2020) . w/ Tommy Emmanuel – Blue Dawg (2019) . w/ Del McCoury – New River Train (2018) . Eat My Dust (2017) . Minor Swing (2014) . w/ Sam Bush ~ Summertime (2013) . My Last Days On Earth (2012) . w/ Mike Marshall – Mandolin Symposium (2012) . w/…

Tedeschi Trucks Band release their fourth album ‘Signs’ featuring ‘Hard Case’ (2019)

Tedeschi Trucks Band's 'Signs' is their fourth album recorded live to two-inch analog tape, co-produced by Derek Trucks, Jim Scott and Bobby Tis, featuring among other guests Warren Haynes & Doyle Bramhall II and released on February 15, 2019 by Fantasy(Source Tedeschi Trucks Band - Signs | Official Site)NPR There's such warmth to the playing, you can picture the band members standing in the…

Tommy Emmanuel’ s ‘Accomplice One’

Tommy Emmanuel' s 'Accomplice One' is his twenty sixth studio album featuring guests such as Jason Isbell, Mark Knopfler, Rodney Crowell, Jerry Douglas, Amanda Shires, Ricky Skaggs, J.D. Simo, David Grisman, Bryan Sutton, Suzy Bogguss and more and released on January 19, 2018 by CGP Sounds(Source Tommy Emmanuel' s 'Accomplice One' | Official Site)Tommy Emmanuel' s 'Accomplice One' AMAZON .…

Columbia publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s twelfth album : ‘Powerlight’ featuring ‘Fall in Love with Me’ (1983)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'Powerlight' is their twelfth studio album produced by Maurice White and released on February 3, 1983 by Columbia. 1 . Fall In Love With Me (Official Video) Earth, Wind & Fire - Powerlight Track Listing : 1.Fall In Love With Me (Wayne Vaughn, Wanda Vaughn, Maurice White) - 05:54 . 2.Spread Your Love (Azar Lawrence, Beloyd Taylor, Maurice White) - 03:51 . 3.Side By…

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Young, Gifted and Black’ (1972)

Aretha Franklin's 'Young, Gifted and Black' is an album (its title being borrowed from the Nina Simone song 'To Be Young, Gifted and Black) released on January 24, 1972 by Atlantic.1 . Oh Me, Oh My (1971) 2 . Oh Me Oh My 3 . Border Song (w/ Elton John) Track Listing : 1.Oh Me Oh My (I'M A Fool For You Baby) (Jim Doris) - 03:42 . 2.Day Dreaming (Aretha Franklin) - 04:00 . 3.Rock Steady…

OutKast release their fourth album : ‘Stankonia’ featuring ‘Ms. Jackson’ (2000)

OutKast's 'Stankonia' is their fourth studio album recorded with many local Atlanta musicians and released on October 31, 2000 by Laface.1 . Gasoline Dreams 2 . So Fresh, So Clean (Official Video) 3 . Ms. Jackson (Live, 2001) 4 . B.O.B. (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.Intro (Antwan Pattonandre Benjamin) - 01:09 . 2.Gasoline Dreams (Antwan Pattonandre Benjamin) - 03:34 . 3.I'M Cool…

Dion releases ‘Born To Be With You,’ his fourteenth solo album produced mostly by Phil Spector (1975)

Dion's 'Born to Be with You' is his fourteenth solo studio album produced by Phil Spector on six tracks and released in October 1975 by Phil Spector Records1 . Your Own Backyard 2 . Only You Know (1975) Track Listing : 1.Born To Be With You (Don Robertson) - 06:51 . 2.Make The Woman Love Me (Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil) - 04:33 . 3.Your Own Back Yard (Dion Dimucci, Tony Fasce) - 03:50 . 4.(He'S…

Reprise Records publish Eric Clapton’s twelfth album : ‘From the Cradle’ (1994)

Eric Clapton's 'From the Cradle' is his twelfth studio (and a blues) album released on September 13, 1994 by Reprise Records.1 . Blues Before Sunrise 2 . Third Degree (Legends, Montreux, 1997) 3 . Third Degree (Pavarotti And Friends, 1996) 4 . Hoochie Coochie Man (Live) 5 . How Long Blues (w/ Dr. John, 1996) 6 . Sinners Prayer 7 . Standing Around Crying (w/ Muddy Waters, Live, 1978) 8 . Driftin'…

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s ‘Spirit in the Dark’ featuring ‘Don’t Play That Song (You Lied)’ (1970)

Aretha Franklin's 'Spirit in the Dark' is an album released on August 24, 1970 by Atlantic.1 . Don't Play That Song For Me Track Listing : 1.Don'T Play That Song (You Lied) (Ahmet Ertegün, Betty Nelson) - 03:02 . 2.The Thrill Is Gone (From Yesterday'S Kiss) (Rick Darnell, Roy Hawkins) - 04:41 . 3.Pullin' (Carolyn Franklin, Jimmy Radcliffe) - 03:38 . 4.You And Me (Aretha Franklin) - 03:34 .…

Mercury release ‘New York Dolls,’ their self-titled debut album produced by Todd Rundgren (1973)

'New York Dolls' is their eponymous debut studio album produced by Todd Rundgren and relased July 27, 1973 by Mercury1 . Looking for a Kiss 2 . Subway Train 3 . Jet Boy 4 . Personality Crisis (Live, June 19, 2010) 5 . Trash 6 . Pills (Live, June 19, 2010) Track Listing : 1.Personality Crisis (David Johansen, Johnny Thunders) - 03:41 . 2.Looking For A Kiss (David Johansen) - 03:19 . 3.Vietnamese…

Michael Jackson finishes the recording of his seventh album : ‘Bad’ featuring ‘I Just Can’t Stop Loving You,’ ‘Man in the Mirror,’ ‘Smooth…

Michael Jackson's 'Bad' is his seventh studio album, recorded from January till July 9, 1987 and released on August 31, 1987 by Epic..1 . Bad (Shortened Version) 2 . The Way You Make Me Feel (Official Video) 3 . Speed Demon (Official Video) 4 . Liberian Girl (Official Video) 5 . Another Part of Me (Official Video) 6 . Man In The Mirror (Official Video) 7 . Dirty Diana (Live) 8 . Leave Me Alone…

Epic publish Sly & the Family Stone’s sixth album : ‘Fresh’ (1973)

Sly & the Family Stone's 'Fresh' is their sixth album, written and produced by Sly Stone and released on June 30, 1973 y Epic. 1 . If You Want Me To Stay 2 . Que Sera, Sera Whatever Will Be, Will Be (on Mike Douglas 1974) Track Listing : 1.In Time (Sly Stone) - 05:48 . 2.If You Want Me To Stay (Sly Stone) - 03:01 . 3.Let Me Have It All (Sly Stone) - 02:56 . 4.Frisky (Sly Stone) - 03:12 .…

Columbia publish ‘MTV Unplugged : Tony Bennett’ featuring Great American Songbook (1994)

'MTV Unplugged: Tony Bennett' is an album where he sings the Great American Songbook released on June 28, 1994 by Columbia.1 . Moonglow (MTV Unplugged) 2 . They Can't Take That Away From Me (MTV Unplugged) 3 . Fly me to the moon Track Listing : 1.Old Devil Moon (E.Y. Harburg, Burton Lane) - 02:28 . 2.Speak Low (Ogden Nash, Kurt Weill) - 03:10 . 3.It Had To Be You (Isham Jones, Gus Kahn) - 03:13…

Columbia publish Bob Dylan’s eighteenth studio album : ‘Street-Legal’ (1978)

Bob Dylan's 'Street-Legal' is his eighteenth studio album produced by Don DeVito and released on June 15, 1978 by Columbia. 1 . Changing of the Guards (Live, 1978) 2 . Senor Track Listing : 1.Changing Of The Guards (Bob Dylan) - 07:04 . 2.New Pony (Bob Dylan) - 04:28 . 3.No Time To Think (Bob Dylan) - 08:19 . 4.Baby, Stop Crying (Bob Dylan) - 05:19 . 5.Is Your Love In Vain? (Bob Dylan) - 04:30 .…

Columbia record ‘Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall’ (1962)

'Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall' is a live album recorded on June 9, 1962 at Carnegie Hall, New York City and released on July 23, 1962 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Lullaby Of Broadway (Al Dubin, Harry Warren) - 02:10 . 2.Just In Time (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) - 02:08 . 3.All The Things You Are (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Jerome Kern) - 03:04 . 4.Stranger In Paradise (Alexander Borodin,…

The Monkees release ‘Headquarters,’ their third album (1967)

The Monkees' 'Headquarters' is their third album produced by Chip Douglas and released on May 22, 1967 by Colgems / RCA Victor Track Listing : 1.You Told Me (Michael Nesmith) - 02:25 . 2.I'Ll Spend My Life With You (Tommy Boyce, Bobby Hart) - 02:26 . 3.Forget That Girl (Douglas Farthing Hatlelid) - 02:25 . 4.Band 6 (Micky Dolenz, Davy Jones, Michael Nesmith, Peter Tork) - 00:41 . 5.You Just May…

Atlantic release ‘Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway’ featuring ‘Where Is the Love’ (1972)

'Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway' feat. 'Where Is the Love' is a duet album released on May 6, 1972 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.I (Who Have Nothing) (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Carlo Donida) - 05:00 . 2.You'Ve Got A Friend (Carole King) - 02:34 . 3.Baby I Love You (Jimmy Holiday, Ronnie Shannon) - 03:24 . 4.Be Real Black For Me (Charles Mann, Donny Hathaway, Roberta Flack) - 03:30 .…

Capitol release Faith Evans’ fourth album : ‘The First Lady’ (2005)

Faith Evans' 'The First Lady' is her fourth studio album released on April 5, 2005 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Goin' Out (Pharrell Williams, Terrence Thornton) - 04:06 . 2.Again (Faith Evans, Carvin Haggins, Ivan Barias, Venus Dodson, Jerry Harris) - 03:18 . 3.I Don'T Need It (Faith Evans, Carvin Haggins, Ivan Barias, Dexter Wansel, Cynthia Biggs) - 03:48 . 4.Stop N Go (Faith Evans, Carvin…

Eric Clapton releases ‘Me and Mr. Johnson,’ an album tribute to Robert Johnson (2004)

Eric Clapton's 'Me and Mr. Johnson' is his sixteenth studio album (tribute to Robert Johnson) released on March 23, 2004 by Duck / Reprise.Track Listing : 1.When You Got A Good Friend (Robert Johnson) - 03:20 . 2.Little Queen Of Spades (Robert Johnson) - 04:57 . 3.They'Re Red Hot (Robert Johnson) - 03:25 . 4.Me And The Devil Blues (Robert Johnson) - 02:56 . 5.Traveling Riverside Blues (Robert…

We remember Chuck Berry. ‘Ageless Rocker & Bluesman’

This day (March 18, 2017), in St. Charles County, Missouri, died Charles Edward Anderson 'Chuck' Berryan American guitarist, singe, songwriter and rock and roll pioneerTracklist : Johnny B. Goode (1958) . You Never Can Tell . Roll over Beethoven (1972) . Maybellene (1958) . Sweet Little Sixteen . No Particular Place To Go . w/ Tina Turner - Rock n roll music . Carol . w/ Robert Cray - Brown Eyed…

Eric Clapton releases ‘Reptile,’ his fifteenth studio album featuring Billy Preston (2001)

Eric Clapton's 'Reptile' is the fifteenth studio album featuring Billy Preston and The Impressions and released on March 13, 2001 by Duck / Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Reptile (Eric Clapton) - 03:26 . 2.Got You On My Mind (Joe Thomas, Howard Briggs) - 04:30 . 3.Travelin' Light (J. J. Cale) - 04:17 . 4.Believe In Life (Eric Clapton) - 05:05 . 5.Come Back Baby (Ray Charles) - 03:55 . 6.Broken Down…

Capitol Records publish ‘Today!’ The Beach Boys’ eighth album (1965)

The Beach Boys' 'Today!' is their eighth studio album produced by Brian Wilson and released on March 8, 1965 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Do You Wanna Dance? (Bobby Freeman) - 02:19 . 2.Good To My Baby (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:16 . 3.Don'T Hurt My Little Sister (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:07 . 4.When I Grow Up (To Be A Man) (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:01 . 5.Help Me, Ronda (Brian…

Zorn In Concert

From Montreux to Marciac via New-York, Hamburg and Warsaw, "Zorn in Concert" gathers seven hours of irrepressible inventiveness and musical genius.Track Listing : 1.Naked City (Montreux Jazz Festival, Switzerland, 1990/07/19) - 94:00 . 1 - Intro . 2 - Osaka Bondage . 3 - Blood Is Thin . 4 - Igneous Ejaculation . 5 - Ujaku . 6 - Thrash Jazz Assassin . 7 - N.Y. Flat Top Box . 8 - Shangkuan…

FRE:SH STRAIGHT UP JAZZ 01 (646 minutes – 10 Albums)

Almost eleven hours of newly released straight up jazz albums. One full day of music. : Birgit Lindberg . Roxy Coss . Greg Abate & Phil Woods . Jerry Weldon . Dick Oatts/Mats Holmquist New York Jazz Orchestra . Mack Avenue SuperBand . Yair Loewenson Trio . Jae Sinnett . Dmitry Baevsky . John Fremgen . Birgit Lindberg - Damn That CatSwedish jazz, pianist Birgit Lindberg is back after a 40 year…