Keb’ Mo’ releases ‘Keep It Simple,’ his fifth album recorded with Robert Cray (2004)

Keb' Mo''s 'Keep It Simple' is his fifth studio album recorded with Robert Cray and Robben Ford and released on February 10, 2004 by Sony Music. Track Listing : 1.France (Mickey Hart, Keb' Mo', Bob Weir) - 02:51 . 2.Let Your Light Shine (Keb' Mo', Jenny Yates) - 04:07 . 3.One Friend (Keb' Mo', Zuriani) - 03:04 . 4.Shave Yo' Legs (Keb' Mo', Jeff Paris) - 04:14 . 5.Prosperity Blues (Eric Lynn, Keb'…

Keb’ Mo’ – BLUESAmericana

Released on April 22, 2014, "BLUESAmericana" is the fourteenth album by American blues musician Keb' Mo'.Track Listing : 1.The Worst Is Yet To Come (Heather Donovan, Kevin Moore, Pete Sallis) - 03:57 . 2.Somebody Hurt You (Kevin Moore, John Lewis Parker) - 03:37 . 3.Do It Right (Kevin Moore, Jim Weatherly) - 04:08 . 4.I'M Gonna Be Your Man (Kevin Moore, John Lewis Parker) - 04:34 . 5.Move (Tom…

Santana Records release ‘Santana IV,’ featuring a reunion of the almost complete Woodstock line-up (2016)

Santana's 'Santana IV' is their twenty-third studio album (reuniting the almost entire Woodstock lineup) released on April 15, 2016 by Santana Records.Track Listing : 1.Yambu (Karl Perazzo, Carlos Santana) - 03:26 . 2.Shake It (Michael Carabello, Karl Perazzo, Gregg Rolie, Neal Schon) - 04:44 . 3.Anywhere You Want To Go (Gregg Rolie) - 05:04 . 4.Fillmore East (Michael Carabello, Karl Perazzo,…

This month In Blues Legends 02/12

James Blood Ulmer, Vernon Reid, John Lee Hooker, Buddy Guy, Louisiana Red, Taj Mahal, Eric Bibb, Sonny Terry, Brownie Mcghee, Magic Slim, Memphis Slim, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Albert King, Keb' Mo', Larry JohnsonThey are the "Blues Legends" performers selected among the 1180 Posts we publish this month. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . James Blood Ulmer .…

We Remember Louis Jordan. ‘Father Of R&B, King of the Jukebox’

This day (February 4, 1975), in Los Angeles, California, died Louis Jordan, a pioneering American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and bandleaderTracklist : Fish Fry(1966) . Let The Good Times Roll . w/ His Tympany Five - Buzz Me . Five Guys Named Moe . Fuzzy Wuzzy . Rationblues . Beware . Caldonia (1946) . Tracklist : Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby . Ain't Nobody Here But Us…

Motown publish Michael Jackson’s solo debut album : ‘Got to Be There’ featuring ‘Rockin’ Robin’ and ‘Got to Be There’ (1972)

Michael Jackson's 'Got to Be There' is his solo debut album produced By Hal Davis & Willie Hutch and released on January 24, 1972 by Motown.Track Listing : 1.Ain'T No Sunshine (Bill Withers) - 04:09 . 2.I Wanna Be Where You Are (Arthur T-Boy Ross, Leon Ware) - 03:01 . 3.Girl Don'T Take Your Love From Me (Willie Hutch) - 03:46 . 4.In Our Small Way (Beatrice Verdi, Christine Yarian) - 03:38 .…

Happy Birthday Robben Ford. ‘Model Blue’

This day (December 16, 1951), in Woodlake, California, is born Robben Ford , an American blues, jazz and rock guitarist.Tracklist : w/ Ciprian Leu (2020) . What I Haven’t Done (2019) . at GuitarTown (2018) . Good Times (2017) . High Heels And Throwing Things (2016) . w/ hr-Bigband – Different People (2015) . 12 Bar Blues Improvisation (2014) . w/ Omar Hakim, Joey DeFrancesco & Rick Margitza –…

Rihanna releases her fourth album : ‘Rated R’ featuring ‘Russian Roulette,’ ‘Hard,’ ‘Rude Boy,’ and ‘Te Amo’ (2009)

Rihanna's 'Rated R' is her fourth studio album featuring (among others) Young Jeezy, will.i.am, Justin Timberlake and Slash as guests and released on November 20, 2009 by Def Jam.Track Listing : 1.Mad House (Makeba Riddick, Will Kennard, Saul Milton, Robyn Fenty) - 01:34 . 2.Wait Your Turn (James Fauntleroy Ii, Mikkel Eriksen, Tor Erik Hermansen, Will Kennard, Saul Milton, Takura Tendayi, Robyn…

We Remember Miriam Makeba ‘We Remember Mama Africa’

This day (November 9, 2008), in Castel Volturno, Italy, died Miriam Makeba, a South African singer and civil rights activistDigest Tracklist : Khawuleza 1966 . Pata Pata ( 1967 ) . Africa Is Where My Heart Lies.. . w/ Paul Simon - Under African Skies . w/ Hugh Masakela- Nelson Mandela 70Th Concert . Malaika (1969) . Miriam Makeba Top 10 : Pata Pata . The Click Song . Saduva . Ha Po Zamani .…

Warner Bros. publish Paul Simon’s eighth album : ‘The Rhythm of the Saints’ (1990)

Paul Simon's 'The Rhythm of the Saints' is his eighth studio album self-produced and released on October 16, 1990 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.The Obvious Child (Paul Simon) - 04:10 . 2.Can'T Run But (Paul Simon) - 03:36 . 3.The Coast (Paul Simon, Vincent Nguini) – 05:04 . 4.Proof (Paul Simon) - 04:39 . 5.Further To Fly (Paul Simon) - 05:36 . 6.She Moves On (Paul Simon) - 05:03 . 7.Born At…

Singing With Paul Simon

Paul Simon whose birthday is today . Happy Birthday BTW . has duetted with . myriad of singers of all genres. We have selected twelve of them. They are Art Garfunkel, Edie Brickell . George Harrison, Bob Dylan, John Mellencamp, Willie Nelson, Joan Baez . Miriam Makeba, Stephen Colbert . Dion . Stevie Wonder, The Dixie Hummingbirds, Chevy Chase Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

Willie, Neil, Keb et al are at Farm Aid (1999)

September 12, 1999 - Susan Tedeschi, Keb' Mo', Neil Young, Dave Matthews, Willie Nelson, Trisha Yearwood, Deana Carter, Barenaked Ladies, John Mellencamp. They will all perform at the Farm Aid concert in Bristow, Virginia

Jaco Pastorius takes the Word of Mouth Big Band to ‘Aurex Jazz Festival 1982’

During the first week of September 1982, Jaco Pastorius, the Word of Mouth Big Band and a couple of special guests such as Toots Thielemans took part in the "Aurex Jazz Festival" held in three different Japanese venues : Budokan, Tokyo (September 1st), Osaka Festival Hall (September 4th) and Yokohama Stadium (September 5th). Here is what is supposed to be the Tokyo concert plus various excerpts…

Happy Birthday Robert Cray. ‘Cray One (More)’

This day (August 1, 1953), in Columbus, Georgia, is born Robert Cray, an American blues guitarist and singer.Digest Tracklist : Shiver (2019) . I'll Always Remember You (2018) . You Must Believe in Yourself (2017) . Time Makes Two (2015) . Poor Johnny (2013) . I'm Done Cryin' (2012) . Smoking Gun . Sittin On Top Of The World (2008) . Will You Think Of Me (2000) . There'S Nothing Wrong (1999) .…

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 They are the "Blues Legends" performers selected among the 1777 Posts we publish this month. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Big Mama Thornton . Ball And Chain (w/ Buddy Guy) Lifted from :…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°150 – New Music Videos

Boza, Laycon, Baby Queen, Ana Barbara, James Vickery, Amir, Russ, Queen Naija, Twinbeatz, Luke Bryan, James Vincent McMorrow, Rudimental, Zack Tabudlo 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 . Boza . Ella Lyrics >> Review >> More by…

‘Strange Angels: In Flight With Elmore James’

'Strange Angels: In Flight With Elmore James' is a multi-artist album featuring Keb Mo', Tom Jones, Warren Haynes, Billy Gibbons, Bettye LaVette among others and released on January 26, 2018 by Sylvan Songs (Source 'Strange Angels: In Flight With Elmore James' | Official Site)'Strange Angels: In Flight With Elmore James' AMAZON . ITUNES .

This week In One-Off Collaborations 20/52

David Byrne & St. Vincent, Sam Moore & Blues Brothers Band, B.B. King & James Brown, Taj Mahal & Keb' Mo', Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa, Robin Gibb & Nigel Kennedy, The Corrs & Ron Wood, Jason Mraz & Sungha Jung, Eric Clapton & Ed Sheeran, Pete Townshend & Lou Reed, Andy Summers & Robert Fripp, Janet Jackson & Justin Timberlake

Concord publish ‘Lee Ritenour’s 6 String Theory’ recorded with John Scofield, Taj Mahal, Pat Martino, Joe Bonamassa, Robert Cray, Slash, George Benson, B.B. King, Steve Lukather,…

'Lee Ritenour's 6 String Theory' is an album recorded for his 50th birthday with John Scofield, Taj Mahal, Pat Martino, Joe Bonamassa, Robert Cray, Slash, George Benson, B.B. King, Steve Lukather, Mike Stern and more and released on June 29, 2010 by Concord.1 . John Scofield & Lee Ritenour 2 . Cause We've Ended as Lovers 3 . Lee Ritenour, Steve Lukather and Andy McKee 4 . Drifting (La…

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 Willie Nelson. ‘Simple Nelson’

This day (April 29, 1933), in Abbott, Texas, U.S., is born Willie Hugh Nelson a.k.a Willie Nelson, American singer, songwriter and activistDigest Tracklist : Hello Walls . Mr. Record Man (1969) . Bloody Mary Morning (Austin City Limits, 1974) . If You’ve Got The Money Honey (1977) . Live Medley (w/ Bee Gees, Glen Campbell, 1979) . Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain (Midnight Special 1980) . Somewhere…

Cassandra Wilson releases ‘Thunderbird,’ an album produced By T-Bone Burnett (2006)

Cassandra Wilson's 'Thunderbird' is an album produced By T-Bone Burnett and released on April 4, 2006 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Go To Mexico (Keith Ciancia, Mike Elizondo, Zigaboo Modeliste, Art Neville, Leo Nocentelli, George Porter, Jr, Cassandra Wilson) - 04:14 . 2.Closer To You (Jakob Dylan) - 05:49 . 3.Easy Rider (Traditional) - 07:03 . 4.It Would Be So Easy (Keith Ciancia, Mike…

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…

Marcus Miller publishes ‘Afrodeezia,’ his twelth album via Blue Note (2015)

Marcus Miller's 'Afrodeezia' is his twelth studio album as a leader released on March 16, 2015 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Hylife (Marcus Miller) - 06:59 . 2.B'S River (Marcus Miller) - 06:48 . 3.Preacher’S Kid (Song For William H) (Marcus Miller) - 05:45 . 4.We Were There (Marcus Miller) - 06:48 . 5.Papa Was A Rolling Stone (Norman Whitfield, Barrett strong) - 06:06 . 6.I Still Believe I Hear…

This week In Male Balladeers 09/52

Nick Cave, Keb' Mo', Harry Styles, Roger Hodgson, Winston Rodney, Lucio Dalla, John Darnielle, Justin Vernon, Harry Belafonte, Chris Robinson, Beck, Marcus Mumford They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 354 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Nick Cave . Moonland (w/ The Bad Seeds) Lifted from : Nick Cave . the Bad Seeds…

Menu Du Jour Feb. 28 & 29 (EN – FR – ES)

>> EN FRANCAIS | >> EN ESPAÑOLTODAY We Listen To Rickie Lee Jones, Robert Plant, Steely Dan, U2, AC/DC, Faces, MC5, Nina Simone, Can, Talk Talk, Young Marble Giants, Thelonious Monk, Soft Machine, Robert Glasper, Chet Baker, Everything but the Girl, The Mamas and the Papas We Celebrate Brian Jones, Cindy Wilson, B-52s We Watch Billy Preston, Jamie Cullum, Eric…

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…

This week In Male Balladeers 06/52

Lenny Kravitz, Bryan Ferry, Paul Simon, Michael Bublé, Father John Misty, Ed Kowalczyk, Keb' Mo', Kurt Elling, Stuart Staples, Paul McCartney, Lou Rawls, Arlo Guthrie They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 281 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Lenny Kravitz . Dancin' Til Dawn Lifted from : Virgin publish Lenny Kravitz'…

As we wish Dave Matthews, a Happy Birthday, let us have a ‘Dave Matthews Band At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, Dave Matthews a 'Happy Birthday,' the time has come to list the 'BESTS' of his band : Dave Matthews Band CREDITSPhoto : Julio EnriquezAudio : Crash into Me . So Much To Say . Two Step . Ants Marching . The Space Between . Satellite . #41 . Crush . Too Much . What Would You Say . Video : Crash Into Me . Dreamgirl . Two Step . Grace Is Gone . Ants Marching . Crush . You Might Die…

Happy Birthday Susan Tedeschi

November 9, 19** - Miss Susan Tedeschi, American singer, guitarist co founder of The Tedeschi Trucks Band with her husband Derek Trucks is @)_!. Happy Birthday MissTracklist : w/ Derek Trucks,Warren Haynes - I'd Rather Go Blind . Soul Of A Man . w/ Tedeschi Trucks - The Sky is Crying . Wait For Me . w/ Tedeschi Trucks Band - Tiny Desk Concert . Just Won't Burn . Everybody's Talkin . Sweet…

Happy Birthday John Mellencamp

October 7, 1951 - John Mellencamp, American musician & singer, known before as John Cougar is 69. Happy Birthday Sir John Mellencamp's 'The Lonesome Jubilee' is his ninth studio album released on August 24, 1987 by Mercury Records. >> you do not want to miss Paul Simon and John Mellencamp on NBC "The Hard Rock" where they will perform "Dirty Old Town", "Written on the Wind" and…

Happy Birthday David Bromberg. ‘Bromberg Variations’

This day (September 19, 1945), in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is born David Bromberg, an American bluegrass, blues, folk, jazz, etc. multi-instrumentalist and singer.Digest Tracklist : Big Road (2020) . Statesboro Blues/Church Bell Blues (2019) . Walkin’ Blues (2017) . Dehlia (2015) . I Like to Sleep Late in the Morning (2013) . It Takes a Lot to Laugh, It Takes a Train to Cry (2012) . w/ his Big…

Willie Nelson does not sing Frank Sinatra’s repertoire like Sinatra. He sings it his way.

Willie Nelson's 'My Way' is his sixty-eighth studio album featuring Norah Jones on one song, produced by Buddy Cannon and Matt Rollings and released on September 14, 2018 by Legacy Recordings(Source Willie Nelson - My Way | Official Site)Rolling Stone “He didn’t worry about behind the beat or in front of the beat, or whatever – he could sing it either way, and that’s the feel you have to have.”…