Chuck Berry records ‘Hail! Hail! Rock ‘n’ Roll,’ a live album with Keith Richards, Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Etta James and more (1986)

Chuck Berry's 'Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll is a live album recorded on October 6 and 16, 1986 with Keith Richards, Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Etta James and many more guests and released in October, 1987 by Mca.1 . Hail! Hail! Rock'n'Roll (Pt.1/2) (w/ Robbie Robertson) 2 . Hail! Hail! Rock'n'Roll (Pt.2/2) (w/ Robbie Robertson) 3 . Too Much Monkey Business (w/ Keith Richards & Robert Cray)…

Singing (and Playing) With Keith Richards

Keith Richards whose birthday is today . Happy Birthday BTW . has performed with, beside his famous Rolling Stones colleagues, . myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them. They are The Faces, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry . Sheryl Crow . Aretha Franklin, Mick Jagger, James Cotton, Etta James, Robert Cray, Norah Jones, Willie Nelson . Johnny Depp, Eric Clapton…

Happy Birthday Keith Richards. ‘Keith On My List’

This day (December 18, 1943), in Dartford, Kent, England, is born Keith Richards, English guitarist, singer-songwriter, co-founder of The The Rolling StonesTracklist : Around & Around (w/ The The Rolling Stones, 1964) . Mick Jagger & Keith Richards sing The Stones and The Beatles (1965) . Get Off of My Cloud (w/ The The Rolling Stones, (1967) . Jumpin’ Jack Flash (w/ The The Rolling…

This month In Blues Legends 10/12

Skip James, John Lee Hooker, Ry Cooder, Peter Green, Son House, Chuck Berry, Eric Clapton, Keith Richards, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Bonamassa, Bernie Marsden, Eilidh McKellar, Robben Ford, Matt Schofield, Buddy Guy, Junior Wells, Muddy Waters

This week In One-Off Collaborations 42/52

Flea & Nirvana, Eddie Van Halen & Sheryl Crow, Keith Richards & U2, John Mayer & Eric Clapton, Lee Ritenour & Steve Lukather, Steve Cropper, Robert Cray & Dave Edmonds, Elton John & Leon Russell, Lauryn Hill & Ziggy Marley, Wyclef Jean & Destiny's Child, Donna Summer & Seal, Jack Bruce & Friends, John Legend & Esperanza Spalding

Singing (and playing) With Chuck Berry

John Lennon, Johnnie Johnson, Eric Clapton, Bruce Springsteen , Tina Turner, Etta James, Sha Na Na, Keith Richards, Little Richard, Linda Ronstadt, Stevie Ray Vaughan, George Thorogood, Bo Diddley

Singing With Aretha Franklin

Dennis Edwards & Ronald Isley, Luther Vandross, Smokey Robinson, Lou Rawls, The Blues Brothers , Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder, George Michael, Michael Mcdonald, Annie Lennox, Mariah Carey, Keith Richards & Whoopi Goldberg

This week In Collaborations 31/52

Ibrahim Ferrer & Omara Portuondo, Billy Joel & Boyz Ii Men, Bob Dylan, Keith Richards & Ron Wood, George Harrison, Eric Clapton & Leon Russell , John Lennon & Paul Mccartney, Larry Coryell & Murali Coryell, Sachal Jazz Ensemble & Wynton Marsalis , George Duke & Billy Cobham, Carlos Santana & Jerry Garcia, Liza Minnelli & Pet Shop Boys, Lang Lang &…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 16/52

Muddy Waters, Lonnie Mack, Walter Trout, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Albert Collins, Keith Richards, Bill Frisell, Dan Auerbach, Shawn Lane, John Frusciante, Prince, Peter Frampton, Joe Bonamassa

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 15/52

Allan Holdsworth, Jeff Beck, Jerry Garcia, Dickey Betts, Robert Fripp, Eddie Van Halen, Joe Satriani, Robin Trower, Ritchie Blackmore, Dave Grohl , Eric Clapton & Keith Richards, Marc Ribot

Clapton & The Bluesmen

Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, B.B. King, George Benson, Muddy Waters, Otis Rush, Dr. John, John Lee Hooker, Chuck Berry, Johnnie Johnson, Keith Richards, Carl Perkins, Robert Cray, Hubert Sumlin, Jimmie Vaughan, Stevie Ray Vaughan

Norah & The Guys

Norah Jones, Keith Richards, John Mayer, Tony Bennett , Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Bob Dylan, Danger Mouse, Daniele Luppi, Wynton Marsalis, Dave Grohl, Jamie Cullum, Neil Young, Billie Joe Armstrong

Virgin publish The Rolling Stones’ album : ‘Stripped’ (1995)

The Rolling Stones' 'Stripped' is an album mixing live (in small venues) and studio (acoustic) recordings and released on November 13, 1995 by Virgin.1 . Street Fighting Man (Live, "Stripped," 1995 ) 2 . Monkey Man / Street Fighting Man 3 . Like A Rolling Stone (Live, 1998) 4 . Not Fade Away (Ellis Park, Johannesburg, 1995) 5 . The Spider And The Fly (Amsterdam, 1995) 6 . Wild Horses…

The Rolling Stones release their seventeenth album : ‘Undercover’ (1983)

The Rolling Stones ' 'Undercover' is their seventeenth studio album released on November 7,1983 by Rolling Stones Records. 1 . Undercover Of The Night 2 . Undercover Of The Night (Beacon Theatre, New York, 2006) 3 . She Was Hot (Live) Beacon Theatre, New York, 2006 4 . I Wanna Hold You (Live) 5 . Too Much Blood Track Listing : 1.Undercover Of The Night (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 04:31…

Ringo Starr releases his eighth album : ‘Stop and Smell the Roses’ featuring ‘Wrack My Brain’ (1981)

Ringo Starr's 'Stop and Smell the Roses' feat. "Wrack My Brain" is his eighth studio album released on October 27, 1981 by Boardwalk / RCA1 . Private Property (1981) 2 . Private Property 3 . Wrack My Brain (1981) 4 . Stop And Take The Time To Smell The Roses (1981) 5 . Back Off Boogaloo Track Listing : 1.Private Property (Paul Mccartney) - 02:44 . 2.Wrack My Brain (George Harrison) - 02:21…

Anti publish Tom Waits’ seventeenth album : ‘Bad as Me’ (2011)

Tom Waits ' 'Bad as Me' is his seventeenth studio album, released on October 21, 2011 by Anti- Records.1 . Satisfied 2 . Hell Broke Luce 3 . Private Listening Party 4 . Chicago ("Late Show With David Letterman," 2012) 5 . Chicago 6 . Raised Right Men (Live) Track Listing : 1.Chicago (Tom Waits) - 02:15 . 2.Raised Right Men (Tom Waits) - 03:24 . 3.Talking At The Same Time (Tom Waits) - 04:14 .…

The Rolling Stones release their twelfth album : ‘It’s Only Rock ‘n Roll’ featuring the title track and ‘Ain’t Too Proud to Beg’ (1974)

The Rolling Stones' 'It's Only Rock 'n Roll' is their twelfth studio album (their last with Mick Taylor) released on October 18 , 1974 by Rolling Stones Records.1 . If You Can't Rock Me (MSG) 2 . Ain't Too Proud To Beg 3 . Ain't Too Proud To Beg (Zilker Park, Austin, Texas) 4 . It's Only Rock 'n' Roll, But I Like It 5 . It's Only Rock 'n' Roll (Live) 6 . Till The Next Goodbye 7 . Fingerprint…

The Rolling Stones release their second American album : ’12 X 5′ featuring ‘Around and Around’ and ‘Time Is on My Side’ (1964)

The The Rolling Stones' '12 X 5' feat. "Around and Around" "Time Is on My Side" is their second American album released on October 17 , 1964 by London Decca / Abkco.Track Listing : 1.Around And Around (Chuck Berry) - 03:03 . 2.Confessin' The Blues (Jay Mcshann, Walter Brown) - 02:46 . 3.Empty Heart (Nanker Phelge) - 02:35 . 4.Time Is On My Side (Norman Meade) - 02:50 . 5.Good Times, Bad Times…

Alicia Keys releases her first live album recorded by MTV : ‘Unplugged’ (2005)

Alicia Keys' 'Unplugged' is her first live (recorded by MTV) album released on October 7, 2005 by J Records.1 . Unbreakable (Live) 2 . Every Little Bit Hurt (Live on "Ellen De Generes") Track Listing : 1.Intro Alicia'S Prayer (Traditional) - 01:11 . 2.Karma (Kerry Brothers, Jr., Alicia Keys, Taneisha Smith) - 02:10 . 3.Heartburn (Alicia Keys, Tim Mosley, Walter Millsap Iii, Candice Nelson,…

Bryan Ferry releases his first solo album : ‘These Foolish Things’ featuring ‘A Hard Rain’s a-Gonna Fall’ (1973)

Bryan Ferry's 'These Foolish Things' is his first solo album released on October 5, 1973 while he was still Roxy Music by Virgin.1 . A Hard Rain's AG(onna Fall - ) 2 . Falling In Love Again / A Hard Rain's AG(onna Fall - ) 3 . (Short Chat And Clips) 4 . These Foolish Things Track Listing : 1.A Hard Rain'S A-Gonna Fall (Bob Dylan) - 05:19 . 2.River Of Salt (Irving Brown, Bernard Zackery, Jan…

Cadet publish Muddy Waters’ album : ‘Electric Mud’ (1968)

Muddy Waters's 'Electric Mud' is a studio album released on October 5, 1968 by Cadet.1 . I Just Wanna Make Love To You (w/ John Lee Hooker, Johnny Winter) 2 . Hoochie Coochie Man 3 . Hoochie Coochie Man (Newport, 1960) 4 . Mannish Boy 5 . Mannish Boy (w/ The Rolling Stones, Checkerboard Lounge) Track Listing : 1.I Just Want To Make Love To You (Willie Dixon) - 04:19 . 2.I'M Your Hoochie…

Island Records publish Tom Waits’ ninth album : ‘Rain Dogs’ (1985)

Tom Waits' 'Rain Dogs' is his ninth album released in September 1985 by Island Records.1 . Clap Hands 2 . Cemetery Polka (Live, 1985) 3 . Rain Dogs 4 . 9Th & Hennepin 5 . Gun Street Girl 6 . Walking Spanish (Live, 1987) Track Listing : 1.Singapore (Tom Waits) - 02:46 . 2.Clap Hands (Tom Waits) - 03:47 . 3.Cemetery Polka (Tom Waits) - 01:51 . 4.Jockey Full Of Bourbon (Tom Waits) - 02:45 .…

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Aretha’ (1980)

Aretha Franklin's 'Aretha' is an album (her second album with this title) released in October 1980 by Arista Records.Track Listing : 1.Come To Me (Willard Eugene Price) - 03:42 . 2.I Can'T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) - 03:55 . 3.United Together (Phil Perry, Chuck Jackson) - 05:02 . 4.Take Me With You (Phil Perry, Terry Coleman, Chuck Jackson) - 04:05 . 5.Whatever It Is (Mark Gary, Eddie Setser,…

The Rolling Stones release their twenty first album : ‘Bridges to Babylon’ (1997)

The Rolling Stones' 'Bridges to Babylon' is their twenty first studio album co-produced with Don Was and released on September 29, 1997 by Virgin Records.1 . Flip The Switch 2 . Anybody Seen My Baby 3 . Already Over Me (Live, 1997) 4 . You Don't Have To Mean It 5 . Out Of Control (Live, 1997) 6 . Out Of Control (1998) 7 . Saint Of Me 8 . Saint Of Me (Live) Track Listing : 1.Flip The Switch (Mick…

The Verve release their third album : ‘Urban Hymns’ featuring ‘Bitter Sweet Symphony’ and ‘The Drugs Don’t Work’ (1997)

The Verve's 'Urban Hymns' is their third studio album released on September 29, 1997 by Hut Records.1 . Bitter Sweet Symphony (Official Video) 2 . Bitter Sweet Symphony (BBC Television) 3 . Sonnet (Official Video) 4 . Sonnet (Glastonbury, 2008) 5 . The Drugs Don't Work 6 . Drugs Don't Work (Acoustic, MTV) 7 . Catching The Butterfly 8 . Space And Time (Glastonbury, 2008) 9 . Weeping Willow 10 .…

Volt publish Otis Redding’s third album : ‘Otis Blueː’ featuring ‘I’ve Been Loving You Too Long,’ ‘Satisfaction’ and ‘Respect’ (1965)

Otis Redding's 'Otis Blue' is his third studio album featuring 'I've Been Loving You Too Long,' 'Satisfaction' and 'Respect,' produced by Jim Stewart and Steve Cropper and released on September 15, 1965 by Volt1 . Respect 2 . Respect 3 . I've Been Loving You Too Long (1967.06.17, Monterey, Ca) 4 . Shake ("Ready, Steady, Go!", 1966) 5 . Shake (w/ Eric Burdon & Chris Farlowe, 1966) 6 . My…

Island Records publish Tom Waits’ tenth album : ‘Bone Machine’ (1992)

Tom Waits' 'Bone Machine ' is a studio album released on September 8, 1992 (after a full five years hiatus) by Island Records.1 . Dirt In The Ground (Dublin, 01/08/2008) 2 . Dirt In The Ground (Milan, Teatro Degli Arcimboldi) 3 . Jesus Gonna Be Here 4 . Going Out West 5 . I Don't Wanna Grow Up Track listing : 1.Earth Died Screaming (Tom Waits) - 03:39 . 2.Dirt in the Ground (Tom Waits) - 04:08 .…

The Rolling Stones release their twenty second album : ‘A Bigger Bang’ (2005)

The Rolling Stones' 'A Bigger Bang' is their twenty second studio album co-produced with Don Was and released on September 6, 2005 by Virgin Records1 . Rough Justice 2 . Rain Fall Down 3 . Streets Of Love 4 . Back Of My Hand (Live) 5 . This Place Is Empty (Live) 6 . Oh No, Not You Again (Austin, Texas) 7 . Streets Of Love (Live) 8 . This Place Is Empty (Rio De Janeiro, 2006) 9 . Oh No, Not You…

Decca release a live album by The Rolling Stones : ‘Get Yer Ya-Ya’s Out!’ (1970)

The Rolling Stones' 'Get Yer Ya-Ya's Out!' is a live album recorded on the US East Coast in November 1969 and released on September 4, 1970 by Decca / London Records1 . Carol (San Diego, 1969) 2 . Stray Cat Blues (Hyde Park, 1969) 3 . Love In Vain / Gimme Shelter (Hal Ashby, 1969) 4 . Sympathy For The Devil (Altamont, 1969) 5 . Honky Tonk Woman ("Totp" 1969) 6 . Street Fighting Man (Live, 1969)…

George Michael releases his second solo album : ‘Listen Without Prejudice: Vol 1’ featuring ‘Freedom! ’90” (1990)

George Michael's 'Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1' is his second solo studio album featuring 'Freedom! '90' and released on September 3, 1990 by Columbia1 . Praying For Time (Official Video) 2 . Praying For Time 3 . Freedom! ’90 (Official Video) 4 . They won't go when I go 5 . Cowboys & Angels ("Symphonica DVD") 6 . Waiting for That Day (in studio, 1990) 7 . Waiting For That Day (Liverpool)…

The Rolling Stones release their nineteenth album : ‘Steel Wheels’ featuring ‘Mixed Emotions’ (1989)

The Rolling Stones ' 'Steel Wheels' is their nineteenth studio album (the last with Bill Wyman) released on August 1989 29, 1989 by Rolling Stones/Columbia.1 . Sad Sad Sad (Live, 1991 2 . Mixed Emotions 3 . Mixed Emotions (The Tokyo Dome, Tokyo, 1990 4 . Terrifying 5 . Rock And A Hard Place (Live, 1991 6 . Can't Be Seen (Tokyo Dome, 1990) 7 . Almost Hear You Sigh (Tokyo Dome, 1990) 8 . Slipping…

Warner Bros. publish Devo’s debut album : ‘Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo!’ featuring ‘Uncontrollable Urge’ and ‘Mongoloid’ (1978)

Devo's 'Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo!' is their debut studio album featuring 'Uncontrollable Urge' and 'Mongoloid,' produced by Brian Eno and released on August 28, 1978 by Warner Bros.1 . Uncontrollable Urge (Live On "Fridays") 2 . Uncontrollable Urge (From "Urgh! A Music War" 3 . Satisfaction 4 . Satisfaction (1978, "SNL" 5 . Praying Hands/Uncontrollable Urge (Live, 1978) 6 . Praying Hands…

The Rolling Stones release’Tattoo You,’ their sixteentth studio album featuring ‘Start Me Up’ and ‘Waiting on a Friend’ (1981)

The Rolling Stones' 'Tattoo You' feat. 'Start Me Up' is their sixteentth studio album released on August 24,1981 by Rolling Stones Records. 1 . Start Me Up 2 . Hang Fire (Live East Rutherford, New Jersey, '81) 3 . Neighbours 4 . Worried About You 5 . Waiting On A Friend 6 . Start Me Up 7 . Hang Fire 8 . Black Limousine (Hampton, 1981) 9 . Neighbours (Tempe, Arizona '81) 10 . Worried About You…

Four Concerts with Willie Weeks

Bassist extraordinaire, Willie Weeks, who is born this day in 1947 - Happy Birthday - has been for almost 60 years a "top session bassist".Very much in demand, Willie has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on //go.rvm.pm/willieweeks).The 'Four Concerts with Willie Weeks' are with Eric Clapton, Doobie Brothers, Joe Walsh, Ronnie Wood & Keith Richards.…