Happy Birthday John Mayall. ‘More Room To Move’

This day (November 29, 1933), in Macclesfield, England, is born John Mayall, an English blues singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist.Tracklist : 1 . Parchman Farm (2019) 2 . (They Call It) Stormy Monday (2018) 3 . Nature’s Disappearing (2017) 4 . Drifting Blues (2015) 5 . Room To Move 6 . w/ Eric Clapton & The Bluesbreakers – I’M Tore Down ( 70Th Birthday ) 7 . w/ Albert King – Stormy…

John Mayall visits Paris (2015)

October 4, 2015 - 82 years old, John Mayall and his band are at Theatre de l'Olympia in Paris<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/John-Mayall-–-More-Room-To-Move-RVJ.jpg' alt='John Mayall - More Room To Move' width='190' height='161'/>

John Mayall releases ‘Crusade’ recorded with the Bluesbreakers featuring Mick Taylor (1967)

'Crusade' by John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers is their third studio album (and the first recording of a young (18) Mick Taylor) released on September 1, 1967 by Decca.1 . Oh, Pretty Woman (w/ The Bluesbreakers, Mick Taylor 2 . My Time After A While (w/ Rocky Athas 3 . The Death Of J.B.Lenoir Track Listing : 1.Oh, Pretty Woman (A.C. Williams) - 03:40 . 2.Stand Back Baby (John Mayall) - 01:50…

John Mayall finishes the recording of ‘Blues from Laurel Canyon,’ his first after the breakup of the Bluesbreakers (1968)

John Mayall's 'Blues from Laurel Canyon' is an album (and his first after the breakup of the Bluesbreakers) recorded from August 26 till 28, 1968 and released on November 1968 by UK Decca.1 . Walking On Sunset (w/ Bluesbreakers 2 . The Bear (w/ Bluesbreakers 3 . Long Gone Midnight Track listing : .Vacation (John Mayall) - 02:47 . 2.Walking On Sunset (John Mayall) - 02:50 . 3.Laurel Canyon…

Decca publish John Mayall’s first studio album : ‘Blues Breakers’ recorded with Eric Clapton (1966)

John Mayall's 'Blues Breakers' is his first studio album recorded with ex-Yardbird Eric Clapton and (released on July 22, 1966 by Decca.1 . Have you heard about my baby (part 1) 2 . Have you heard about my baby (part 2) Track Listing : 1.All Your Love (Otis Rush) - 03:38 . 2.Hideaway / The Walk (Freddie King/Sonny Thompson / Jimmy Mccracklin) - 03:17 . 3.Little Girl (John Mayall) - 02:36 .…

Eric, Mick et al celebrate John Mayall’s 70th birthday (2003)

July 19, 2003 - John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers celebrate John's 70th Birthday in Liverpool, England. Eric Clapton, Mick Taylor, Chris Barber .. are going to be there. John has not played with Eric in almost 40 years. Not to be missed!<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/John-Mayall-–-More-Room-To-Move-RVJ.jpg' alt='John Mayall - More Room To Move' width='190'…

John Mayall records ‘The Turning Point’ live at the Fillmore East in New York City (1969)

John Mayall's 'The Turning Point' is a live album recorded on July 12, 1969 at the Fillmore East in New York City and released the same year by Polydor.1 . The Laws Must Change (Music Scene, 1970) 2 . Saw Mill Gulch Road 3 . I'm Gonna Fight For You J.B. (1970) 4 . Roxanne Track Listing : 1.The Laws Must Change (John Mayall) - 07:21 . 2.Saw Mill Gulch Road (John Mayall) - 04:39 . 3.I'M Gonna Fight…

Gary Moore sits in w/ John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers (2008)

July 7, 2008 - John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers are with Gary Moore at "Montreux Jazz Festival" in Switzerland<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/John-Mayall-–-More-Room-To-Move-RVJ.jpg' alt='John Mayall - More Room To Move' width='190' height='161'/>

Decca release John Mayall’s ‘Bare Wires’ recorded with the Bluesbreakers featuring Mick Taylor (1968)

John Mayall's 'Bare Wires' is a studio album with the Bluesbreakers (featuring Mick Taylor on guitar) released on June 21, 1968 by Decca.Track Listing : 1.Bare Wires Suite(John Mayall) - 22:58. . A. Bare Wires (1:25). . B. Where Did I Belong (3:05) . C. Start Walking (2:20) . D. Open A New Door (3:00) . E. Fire (3:45) . F. I Know Now (5:35) . G. Look In The Mirror (2:51). 2.I'M A Stranger (John…

Etta James, Albert King & Junior Wells join John Mayall (1982 )

June 18, 1982 - John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers featuring Mick Taylor will be joined by Blues legends Etta James, Albert King and Junior Wells at Capitol Theatre in Passaic, NJ<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/John-Mayall-–-More-Room-To-Move-RVJ.jpg' alt='John Mayall - More Room To Move' width='190' height='161'/>

John Mayall celebrates his 85th Anniversary in Helsinki (2019)

February 27, 2019 - John Mayall "85th Anniversary Tour" with Carolyn Wonderland on guitar stops at the Circus in Helsinki, Finland<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/John-Mayall-–-More-Room-To-Move-RVJ.jpg' alt='John Mayall - More Room To Move' width='190' height='161'/>

British icon John Mayall performs in Munich (2017)

February 26, 2017 - legendary British musician, John Mayall will be on stage at München Muffathalle in Munich, Germany<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/John-Mayall-–-More-Room-To-Move-RVJ.jpg' alt='John Mayall - More Room To Move' width='190' height='161'/>

Decca publish John Mayall’s third album : ‘A Hard Road’ recorded with the Bluesbreakers featuring Peter Green, John McVie and Aynsley Dunbar (1967)

John Mayall's 'A Hard Road' is his third album recorded with the Bluesbreakers featuring Peter Green, John McVie & Aynsley Dunbar and released on February 17, 1967 by Decca.Track Listing : 1.A Hard Road (John Mayall) - 03:12 . 2.It'S Over (John Mayall) - 02:51 . 3.You Don'T Love Me (Willie Cobbs) - 02:50 . 4.The Stumble (Freddie King, Sonny Thompson) - 02:54 . 5.Another Kinda Love (John…

John Mayall – Find A Way To Care

Released on September 4, 2015, "Find a way to care" is the new album by John Mayall.Track Listing : 1.Mother-In-Law Blues (Don Robey) - 03:12 . 2.The River'S Invitation (Percy Mayfield) - 03:47 . 3.Ain'T No Guarantees (John Mayall) - 03:23 . 4.I Feel So Bad (Sam Hopkins) - 04:19 . 5.Find A Way To Care (John Mayall) - 03:42 . 6.Long Distance Call (Mckinley Morganfield) - 04:30 . 7.I Want All My…

This month In Blues Legends 12/12

John Mayall, Albert King, Taj Mahal, Bonnie Raitt, Hubert Sumlin, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Beth Hart, Jeff Beck, Keith Richards, Freddie King, Joe Louis Walker, Muddy Waters, Gary Moore, Willie Dixon, Brownie McGhee, Sonny Terry, Lucky Peterson

This week In One-Off Collaborations 48/52

Bono, The Edge & Beyonce, Natalie Imani & John Legend, Joss Stone & Natasha Bedingfield, Etta James & John Mayall, The Who & Noel Gallagher, Florence Welch & The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney & Eric Clapton, Elton John & John Lennon, Bonnie Raitt & Jackson Browne, John Mayer & Chris Botti, Chick Corea & Woody Allen, Bette Midler, Goldie Hawn & Diane…

This month In Blues Legends 11/12

T Bone Walker, John Mayer, Lonnie Brook, Gary Moore, Albert Collins, Stevie Ray Vaughan, B B King, Albert King, Paul Butterfield, Etta James, John Mayall, the Bluesbreakers, Roy Buchanan, Muddy Waters, The Rolling Stones, John Hammond, Taj Mahal, Bobby McFerrin, Big Joe Turner, Lucky Peterson

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 48/52

The Cars, Bob Marley, The Wailers, David Bowie, Brian Eno, The Kinks, John Mayall, Randy Newman, George Harrison, Joe Walsh, Pink Floyd, Yes, Brian Auger'Oblivion Express

This month In ’60s Throwback’ 08/12

Creedence Clearwater Revival, John Mayall, & The Bluesbreakers, The Who, Jack Bruce, Blind Faith, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Jefferson Airplane, The Byrds, Big Brother & The Holding Company, Deep Purple, Yes, Taste

This month In ’60s Throwback’ 07/12

The Doors, The Yardbirds, Cream, The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, Johnny Rivers, Little Richard, Julie Driscoll, Brian Auger, Bee Gees, The Beach Boys, John Mayall, Jethro Tull

This week In One-Off Collaborations 29/52

Miles Davis & Chaka Khan, Steve Winwood, Arturo Sandoval & Tito Puente, Bob Weir & Grace Potter, John Lee Hooker, Carlos Santana & Etta James, John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters, Freddie King & Johnny Winter, John Mayall & Eric Clapton, Eric Clapton, David Sanborn, Steve Gadd, Marcus Miller & Joe Sample, Bobby Mcferrin & The Yellowjackets, Rick Wakeman & Jon Lord,…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 27/52

Lauryn Hill & The Roots, Judy Garland & Count Basie, Macy Gray & David Murray, Gregory Porter & James Carter, Sam Moore & The Blues Brothers, Cyndi Lauper & Rod Stewart, Gweneth Paltrow & Huey Lewis, Richard Ashcroft & Coldplay, Tom Petty & Eddie Vedder, Bob Dylan & Grateful Dead, John Mayall & Gary Moore, Paul McCartney & Ringo Starr

This month In Blues Legends 06/12

Bobby 'Blue' Bland, Bobby Rush, Johnnie Taylor, Gary Moore, Albert Collins, Lurrie Bell, David Bromberg, Albert King, Sippie Wallace, John Mayall, The Bluesbreakers, James Cotton, John Lee Hooker, B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Magic Slim, The Teardrops, Koko Taylor, Bo Diddley

This week In One-Off Collaborations 24/52

Bruce Springsteen & Neil Young, Paul Simon & Bette Midler, Michael Stipe & Radiohead, Billy Joel & Paul Mccartney, Etta James & John Mayall Bluesbreakers, King Curtis & Champion Jack Dupree, Clarence Clemons & Billy Preston, Rory Gallagher & Jack Bruce, Larry Graham & Prince, B.B. King & Eric Clapton, Santana & Dave Matthews, Stevie Ray Vaughan &…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 06/52

James Taylor, Carole King, Ray Charles, Chicago, Donny Hathaway, Roberta Flack, Diana Ross, Seals and Crofts, Bee Gees, The Beach Boys, Sergio Mendes, Brasil 77, Jethro Tull, Al Kooper, John Mayall, Skid Row

Happy Birthday Al Kooper

February 5, 1944 - Alan Peter Kuperschmidt a.k.a.Al Kooper, co-creator of Blood, Sweat & Tears and Bob Dylan's collaborator is 76. Happy Birthday Sir Tracklist : 1 . w/ Friends - Something going on 2 . At Milestones 3 . w/ Friends - Morning Glory 4 . The Great Al Kooper 5 . I Can't Keep From Crying 6 . w/ John Mayall - Get Some Dollars (Live) 7 . You Can't Always Get What You Want / Season…

Happy Birthday Mick Taylor. ‘My Taylor Is Mick’

This day (January 17, 1949), in Welwyn Garden City, England, is born Mick Taylor, an English guitarist, ex-John Mayall's Bluesbreakers and ex-Rolling Stones Tracklist : 1 . w/ Ron Wood - Shame Shame Shame (2013) 2 . w/ The Rolling Stones – Midnight Rambler (2012) 3 . Live in France (2009) 4 . w/ John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers – Oh, Pretty Woman (2003) 5 . Can’t You Hear Me Knocking (1994)…

We remember Junior Wells. ‘Blowing In The Harp’

This day (January 15, 1998), in Chicago, Illinois, died Amos Wells Blakemore Jr. a.k.a. Junior Wells, an American Chicago blues vocalist and harmonica player..Tracklist : 1 . Trouble No More (1987) 2 . w/ Buddy Guy – Who´s Lovin’ You Tonight 3 . w/ Buddy Guy & John Mayall’s Blues Breakers – Don’t Start Me Talkin 4 . Mystery Train (1974) 5 . Messin With The Kid (1974) 6 . Hoodoman Blues (1966)…

We remember Albert King. ‘King Albert’

This day (December 21, 1992), in Memphis, Tennessee, died Albert King, an American blues guitarist and singer.Tracklist : 1 . Why You´re so mean to me (1992) 2 . The Sky Is Crying (1989) 3 . w/ Stevie Ray Vaughan- Don’t You Lie To Me (1983) 4 . Born Under A Bad Sign 5 . w/ John Mayall – Stormy Monday 6 . Blues Power (1970) 7 . I’ll Play The BLues For You Tracklist : Born Under A Bad Sign .…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 48/52

Joe Walsh, Richie Blackmore, Jeff Beck, Rocky Athas, Carlos Santana, Jorge Santana, Derek Trucks, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Philip Sayce, Tony Iommi, Steve Vai, Yngwie Malmsteen, Frank Gambale

Eric Clapton releases his fifth album : ‘Slowhand’ featuring ‘Cocaine’ and ‘Wonderful Tonight’ (1977)

Eric Clapton's 'Slowhand' feat. 'Cocaine' is his fifth studio album (titled after his nickname) released in November 1977 by Rso Records.1 . Cocaine (w/ Mark Knopfler ) 2 . Cocaine (Tokyo, 1988) 3 . Cocaine 4 . Wonderful Tonight (Live) 5 . Lay Down Sally (Pittsburgh, 2013) Eric Clapton's 'Slowhand' feat. 'Cocaine' is his fifth studio album (titled after his nickname) released in November…

We Remember Peter Green. ‘Blues in Green’

This day (July 25, 2020), in Canvey Island, Essex, England, died Peter Greena British guitarist and the co-founder of Fleetwood MacTracklist : 1 . w/ Fleetwood Mac - Oh Well (1969) 2 . Blues Get Off My Shoulder (2010) 3 . The Thrill Is Gone 4 . Albatross 5 . Man Of The World 6 . w/ The Splinter Group - The Supernatural 7 . Heavy Heart (1971) 8 . w/ Fleetwood Mac - Need Your Love So Bad 9 . w/…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 29/52

Warren Haynes, Mick Taylor, John Mayer, Johnny Winter, Albert King, Vernon Reid, Joe Perry, Brian May, Tommy Iommi, Prince, Slash, Stone Gossard

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 09/52

Earl Klugh, Larry Carlton, John Mclaughlin, Al Di Meola, Joe Satriani, Jeff Healey, Popa Chubby, Carolyn Wonderland, Mick Taylor, Richie Sambora, Jerry Garcia, Fred FrithThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 354 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Earl Klugh . This Time Lifted from : Earl Klugh performs at Java Jazz…

We remember Chris Barber. ‘Barberism’

This day (March 2, 2021), in England, died Donald Christopher 'Chris' Barber, a British jazz and skiffle trombonistDigest Tracklist : Drinking Wine, Spo-De-O-Dee . w/ Lonnie Donegan – Just Good Fun . When You Wore A Tulip . Wild Cat Blues (2011) . Ice Cream (1997) . Tiger Rag (1996) . Hiawatha Rag (1990) . Take The A-Train . Buddy Boldens Blues (1984) . Momma Don’t Allow (Wood Green Jazz Club…

Fleetwood Mac featuring Peter Green & Jeremy Spencer release their debut album ‘Fleetwood Mac’ (1968)

'Fleetwood Mac' is their eponymous debut album released on February 24, 1968 and featuring Peter Green and Jeremy Spencer as guitarists and singers.Track Listing : 1.My Heart Beat Like A Hammer (Jeremy Spencer) - 02:55 . 2.Merry Go Round (Peter Green) - 04:05 . 3.No Place To Go (Chester Burnett) - 03:20 . 4.My Baby'S Good To Me (Jeremy Spencer) - 02:50 . 5.I Loved Another Woman (Peter Green) -…

Happy Birthday Roberta Flack. ‘Sophisticated Lady’

This day (February 10, 1939), in Black Mountain, North Carolina,, is born Roberta Flack an American singer, songwriter and musician.Tracklist : 1 . Feel Like Making Love 2 . w/ The Fugees - Killing Me Softly (1996) 3 . Imagine 4 . Back Together Again 5 . w/ Peabo Bryson - Tonight I Celebrate My Love 6 . Killing Me Softly With His Song (1988) 7 . w/ Sadao Watanabe - Here'S To Love 8 . Donny…

Layla

Starting and ending with 'Layla' made famous by Derek And The Dominos, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Bob Seger, Nina Simone, Janis Joplin, Derek And The Dominos and many more.