Delmark publish Junior Wells debut album : ‘Hoodoo Man Blues’ recorded with Buddy Guy (1965)

Junior Wells 'Hoodoo Man Blues' is his debut album recorded with Buddy Guy on September 22 and 23, 1965 and released the same year by Delmark.1 . Hoodoo Man Track Listing : 1.Snatch It Back And Hold It (Junior Wells) - 02:53 . 2.Ships On The Ocean (Junior Wells) - 04:07 . 3.Good Morning Schoolgirl (Sonny Boy Williamson) - 03:50 . 4.Hound Dog (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller) - 02:12 . 5.In The…

We remember Junior Walker. ‘Shotgone’

This day (November 23, 1995), in Battle Creek, died Junior Walker, an American musician from the Junior Walker & the All Stars fame.Digest Tracklist : Shotgun (1966) . How sweet is is . What Does It Take (1985) . Cleo's Back (1973) . Shake (1965) . Junior Walker Top 10 : Shotgun . Cleo's Mood . Shake And Fingerpop . What Does It Take . How Sweet It Is . Come See About Me . Pucker Up…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°341 – Vintage 2000s Music Videos

Fun Lovin' Criminals, The Underdog Project, Telepopmusik, Love Inc., David Guetta, Cascada, Junior Jack, Girls Aloud, Soda Club, Delays, Blank . Jones, JakattaThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (09/52) BUT ... in the Noughties 2000s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'Music For…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°336 – Vintage 2000s Music Videos

The Ting Tings, Daphne . Celeste, Bob Marley vs. Funkstar De Luxe, Junior Jack, Goldfrapp, Timo Maas . Kira, Girls Of FHM . Commander Tom, 2Play, allSTARS, Dario GThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (08/52) BUT ... in the Noughties 2000s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'Music…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°112 – Vintage 2000s Music Videos

Lady Gaga, Sash!, Alcazar, Nelly Furtado, MIKA, Kylie Minogue, Ricky Martin, DJ Sammy, StoneBridge, Las Ketchup, Junior Jack, Girls AloudThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (06/52) BUT ... in the Noughties 2000s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'Music For The Dancers' . Vintage…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°296 – Vintage 2000s Music Videos

Gwen Stefani, Chuckie . LMFAO, Junior Jack, Macy Gray, Erykah Badu, Tymes 4, Holly Valance, iiO, Bomfunk MC's, Uniting Nations, Hilary Duff, Baz, JameliaThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (50/52) BUT ... in the Noughties 2000s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Gwen Stefani . Wind…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°293 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Wyclef Jean, R.O.O.S., Hi Tek 3, Lovestation, Junior Jack . Kylie Minogue, Sabrina Johnston, Gala, Sham Rock, EMF, The Lightning Seeds . LeftfieldThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (49/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Wyclef Jean . Another One Bites…

This week In Male Balladeers 37/52

Jason Mraz, José Feliciano, Jake Bugg, Jackson Browne, Harry Connick, Jr., Elton John, Paul Simon, James Blake, Kris Kristofferson, Loudon Wainwright III, Tim Buckley, Leonard Cohen

The Modern Jazz Quartet begins the recording of their album : ‘Pyramid’ (1959)

The Modern Jazz Quartet's 'Pyramid' is an album recorded on August 22 & 25 and December 21, 1959 and January 15, 1960 In 1960 and released the same year by Atlantic.1 . Django 2 . Django(London) Track Listing : 1.Vendome (John Lewis) - 02:30 . 2.Pyramid (Blues For Junior) (Ray Brown) - 10:46 . 3.It Don'T Mean A Thing (If It Ain'T Got That Swing) (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) - 05:02 .…

Happy birthday Buddy Guy. ‘Best Guy’

This day (July 30, 1936), in Lettsworth, Louisiana, is born Buddy Guy, an American blues guitarist and singer.Tracklist : 1 . Kingfish (2020) 2 . Cognac (2019) 3 . w/ Jimmy Vaughan/Q. Sullivan - I Just Want to Make Love to You 4 . w/ Keb' Mo' - Born To Play Guitar (2016) 5 . Skin Deep & Blues (2014) 6 . Damn Right I've Got The Blues (2013) 7 . Hoochie Coochie Man (2010) 8 . w/ Eric Clapton…

This month In Blues Legends 07/12

Big Mama Thornton, Muddy Waters, Earl King, Taj Mahal, Magic Slim, Eric Bibb, Buddy Guy, Junior Wells, Johnny Winter, Jeff Healey, John Lee Hooker , Keb' Mo', Albert King

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 &…

Earth, Wind & Fire release their ninth album : ‘I Am’ featuring ‘Boogie Wonderland’ & ‘After the Love Has Gone’ (1979)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'I Am' feat. 'Boogie Wonderland' & 'After the Love Has Gone' is their ninth studio album released on June 9, 1979 by Cbs. Track Listing : 1.In The Stone (Maurice White, Allee Willis, David Foster) - 04:48 . 2.Can'T Let Go (Bill Meyers, Maurice White, Allee Willis) - 03:28 . 3.After The Love Has Gone (David Foster, Jay Graydon, Bill Champlin) - 04:26 . 4.Let Your…

Concord Jazz publish Marcus Miller’s ‘Renaissance,’ his nineteenth album (2012)

Marcus Miller's 'Renaissance' is his nineteenth studio album released on May 28, 2012 by Concord Jazz. Track Listing : 1.Detroit (Marcus Miller ) - 05:45 . 2.Redemption (Marcus Miller ) - 06:09 . 3.February (Marcus Miller ) - 04:15 . 4.Slippin' Into Darkness (Sylvester Allen, Harold Ray Brown, Morris Dewayne Dickerson, Leroy Jordan, Charles Miller, Lee Oskar, Howard E. Scott ) - 09:17 . 5.Setembro…

Happy Birthday Billy Cobham. ‘One More Year B.C.’

This day (May 16, 1944), in Panama, is born Billy Cobham, a Panamanian American jazz drummer.Digest Tracklist : Crosswinds Project - 6 (2018) . Radioactive (2017) . Live Indy (2015) . Stratus II (2013) . Milan (2011) . Red Barron (2002) . Mirage . w / George Duke - Rush Hour (1998) . Stratus (1989) . Solo (1983) . w/ George Duke Band - Almustafa The Beloved (1976) . Live Palais Des Festivals…

We remember Dexter Gordon. ‘The True Dexter’

This day (April 25, 1990), in Philadelphia, died Dexter Gordon, an American jazz tenor saxophonist.Digest Tracklist : Laura . Body And Soul (1982) . Tanya . Cheesecake (1977) . ‪The Shadow Of Your Smile (1974) . Gingerbread Boy (1973) . I Want More (1964) . Night In Tunisia (1964) . Lady Bird (1964) . You'Ve Changed (1963) . Tracklist : Willow Weep for Me . Cheese Cake . Darn That Dream . I…

A Tribe Called Quest release ‘People’s Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm’ featuring ‘Can I Kick It?’ (1990)

A Tribe Called Quest's 'People's Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm' is their debut album released on April 17, 1990 by Jive Records.Track Listing : 1.Push It Along (Q-Tip, Phife Dawg, Jarobi White) - 07:42 . . 2.Luck Of Lucien (Q-Tip, Lucien Revolucien) - 04:32 . . 3.After Hours (Q-Tip) - 04:39 . . 4.Footprints (Q-Tip) - 04:00 . . 5.I Left My Wallet In El Segundo (Q-Tip, Phife…

Modern Jazz Quartet record their ‘European Concert’ album in Sweden (1960)

Modern Jazz Quartet's 'European Concert' is a live album recorded on April 11, 12 & 13, 1960 in Sweden and released In 1962 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Django (John Lewis) - 05:32 . 2.Bluesology (Milt Jackson) - 04:39 . 3.I Should Care (Sammy Cahn, Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston) - 05:33 . 4.La Ronde (John Lewis) - 03:07 . 5.I Remember Clifford (Benny Golson, Jon Hendricks) - 05:15 .…

Arrested Development release their firs album : ‘3 Years, 5 Months & 2 Days in the Life Of…’ (1992)

Arrested Development's '3 Years, 5 Months & 2 Days in the Life Of...' is their debut album released on March 24, 1992 by Chrysalis / EMI. Track Listing : 1.Man'S Final Frontier (Speech) – 02:39 . 2.Mama'S Always On Stage (Speech) – 03:25 . . 3.People Everyday (Speech) – 04:57 . . 4.Blues Happy (Speech) – 00:45 . 5.Mr. Wendal (Speech) – 04:06 . . 6.Children Play With Earth (Speech) – 02:39 .…

We Remember McCoy Tyner. ‘Really McCoy?’

This day (March 6, 2020), in  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, died Alfred McCoy Tynerr, jazz pianist member of the John Coltrane Quartet before embracing a long solo career.Tracklist : w/ John Scofield - Fly with the wind (2018) . For All We Know (2012) . XXXI Cartagena Jazz Festival (2011) . Trailer For Guitars (2008) . Naima (2002) . w/ Joe Lovano - Live At Forte Di Bard (2010) . Giant Steps…

Happy Birthday Larry Carlton. ‘Mr.335 is 74’

This day (March 2, 1948), in Torrance, California, is born Larry Carlton, an American guitarist.Tracklist : She's Out of My Life (2019) . w/ Ron King Big Band - Friday Night Shuffle (2018) . Cold Duck Time (2016) . Sleepwalk (2013) . Solo Guitar at the Iridium, N.Y. 2010 . Estival Jazz Lugano (2011) . w/ Fourplay - Blues Force (2008) . w/ Robben Ford - Tequila (2006) . w/ Steve Lukater Band -…

We Remember Maurice White. ‘Earth, White & Fire’

This day (February 4, 2016), in Los Angeles, California, died Maurice White, an American singer, songwriter and founder of Earth, Wind & Fire.Tracklist : Earth, Wind And Fire - Kalimba Tree . Earth, Wind & Fire - Boogie Wonderland (1997) . Earth, Wind & Fire - Can't Hide Love . Earth, Wind & Fire - Can't Let Go (1980) . Earth, Wind & Fire – After the Love has Gone (1979) .…

Duke Ellington records ‘The Carnegie Hall Concerts: January 1943’ for Prestige (1943)

Duke Ellington's 'The Carnegie Hall Concerts: January 1943' is a live album recorded on January 23, 1943 at Carnegie Hall In New York City and released in 1977 By Prestige. Track Listing : 1.The Star Spangled Banner (Francis Scott Key, John Stafford Smith) - 01:12 . 2.Black And Tan Fantasy (Duke Ellington, James Bubber Miley) - 06:35 . 3.Rockin' In Rhythm (Harry Carney, Duke Ellington, Irving…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 03/52

Roger Waters . Eric Clapton, Tommy Emmanuel . John Knowles, Ryuichi Sakamoto . Caetano Veloso, Junior Walker . Buddy Miles, Etta James . Chuck Berry, Beth Hart . Joe Bonamassa, Ray Charles, Andy Williams, Cass Elliot . Elton John, Mick Taylor . Jack Bruce, Joe Perry, Slash . Johnny Depp, Bono . Johnny Depp, Brandi Carlile . Audioslave, Angelique Kidjo, Dianne Reeves . Lizz WrightThey are the 12…

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Soul ’69’ (1969)

Aretha Franklin's 'Soul '69' is an album of cover material released on January 17, 1969 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Ramblin' (Maybelle Smith) – 03:10 . 2.Today I Sing The Blues (Curtis Lewis) – 04:25 . 3.River'S Invitation (Percy Mayfield) – 02:40 . 4.Pitiful (Rosie Marie Mccoy, Charlie Singleton) – 03:04 . 5.Crazy He Calls Me (Bob Russell, Carl Sigman) – 03:28 . 6.Bring It On Home To Me (Sam…

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-The Rolling Stones Tracklist : w/ Ron Wood - Shame Shame Shame (2013) . w/ The The Rolling Stones – Midnight Rambler (2012) . Live in France (2009) . w/ John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers – Oh, Pretty Woman (2003) . Can’t You Hear Me Knocking (1994) .…

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 Track Listing : 1.Theme From The Last Waltz (Robbie Robertson) - 03:28 . 2.Up On Cripple Creek (Robbie Robertson) - 04:44 . 3.Who Do You Love? (Ellas Mcdaniel) - 04:16 . 4.Helpless (Neil Young) - 05:47 . 5.Stage Fright (Robbie…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 47/52

War, Jr. Walker and The All Stars, Earth Wind and Fire, Robin Trower, Sly and The Family Stone, Bob Marley and The Wailers, George Harrison, Jackson Browne, Parliament, Queen, Jethro Tull, Joe Walsh They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 350 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . War . The Cisco Kid Lifted from : United…

Hip-Hop & Soul N°239 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Michael Jackson, Alexander O'Neal . Killah Priest, Shaquille O'Neal, Something For The People, Xscape, Puff Daddy, R. Kelly, Deskee, The Braxtons, Junior M.A.F.I.A., Addis Black Widow They are the performers of the twelve vintage hip-hop, soul, etc. tracks that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (05/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

Feelin’ Kind of Blue(sy)

From 'Lord, I Feel Just Like Goin' On' to 'Blues with a Feeling' , we have mixed 19 'Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Feelings'. It has Blind Gary Davis, Chuck Berry, Jessie Mae Hemphill, Lightnin'Hopkins and many more.

Blue, Stormy, It’s Monday After All

From 'Stormy Monday Blues for the Count' to 'Blue Monday' , we have mixed 17 'Mostly Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Monday'. It has Buddy Guy, T-Bone Walker, Fats Domino, Etta James and many more.

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.

He Answers (Sort Of)

From 'God Only Knows' to 'I Don't Know Why (I Just Do)' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Answers That Men Give'. "He Answers (Sort Of)" has Mike Stern, Buddy Guy and Junior Wells, Benny Golson, Bill Evans and many more.

Twenty Piano Men (and Women)

From 'Moten Swing' to 'The Beast', we have mixed 22 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Piano Players'. It has Hazell Scott, Mose Allison, Joe Sullivan, Bennie Moten and many more.

Movers And Shakers

From 'Wake Me. Shake Me' to 'God moves on the water', we have mixed 19 'Blues & Soul' tunes around the theme of 'Moving & Shaking'. It has Johnny Kidd And The Pirates, Johnny Guitar Watson, John Lee Hooker, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band and many more.

Oh! Boy

From 'The Boy Next Door' to 'Mad about the boy', we have mixed 16 'Strictly Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Boys'. It has Marlena Shaw, Nat King Cole, Oscar Peterson, Frank Sinatra and many more.