The Kinks release their eighth album : ‘Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, Part One’ featuring ‘Lola’ (1970)

The Kinks 'Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, Part One' is their eighth studio album also called 'Lola' produced by singer Ray Davies and released on November 27, 1970 by Pye / Reprise.Track Listing : 1.The Contenders (Ray Davies) - 02:42 . 2.Strangers (Dave Davies) - 03:20 . 3.Denmark Street (Ray Davies) - 02:02 . 4.Get Back In Line (Ray Davies) - 03:04 . 5.Lola (Ray Davies) - 04:01 .…

The Kinks release their fourth album : ‘Face to Face’ featuring ‘Sunny Afternoon’ (1966)

The Kinks' 'Face to Face' is their fourth studio album fully written by Ray Davies, produced by Shel Talmy and released on October 28, 1966 by Pye / Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Party Line (Ray Davies) - 02:35 . 2.Rosy Won'T You Please Come Home (Ray Davies) - 02:34 . 3.Dandy (Ray Davies) - 02:12 . 4.Too Much On My Mind (Ray Davies) - 02:28 . 5.Session Man (Ray Davies) - 02:14 . 6.Rainy Day In June…

Pye publish The Kinks’ seventh album : ‘Arthur (Or the Decline and Fall of the British Empire)’ (1969)

The Kinks' 'Arthur (Or the Decline and Fall of the British Empire)' is their seventh (and a concept) studio album produced by lead singer Ray Davies and released on October 10, 1969 by Pye / Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Victoria (Ray Davies) - 03:40 . 2.Yes Sir, No Sir (Ray Davies) - 03:46 . 3.Some Mother'S Son (Ray Davies) - 03:25 . 4.Drivin' (Ray Davies) - 03:21 . 5.Brainwashed (Ray Davies) - 02:34…

Pye release ‘Something Else by The Kinks,’ their fifth album featuring ‘Waterloo Sunset’ (1967)

'Something Else by The Kinks' feat. '"Waterloo Sunset' is their fifth studio album co-produced by Shel Talmy & Ray Davies and released on September 15, 1967 by Pye.Track Listing : 1.David Watts (Ray Davies) - 02:32 . 2.Death Of A Clown (Dave Davies, Ray Davies) - 03:04 . 3.Two Sisters (Ray Davies) - 02:01 . 4.No Return (Ray Davies) - 02:03 . 5.Harry Rag (Ray Davies) - 02:16 . 6.Tin Soldier…

This week In Male Balladeers 25/52

David Gilmour, Jason Mraz, Paul McCartney, Lionel Richie, Ed Sheeran, Paddy McAloon, Chico Buarque, Bruce Hornsby, Eliades Ochoa, Robert Palmer, Brian Wilson, Ray Davies

We Remember Gregg Allman

May 27, 2017 - Mr.Gregory Lenoir Allman simply known as Gregg Allman, American singer-songwriter and musician, founding member of the Allman Brothers Band. passed away aged 52. He is remembered.Allman Brothers Band' s 'Eat a Peach' is their third studio album (the last with Duane Allman) produced by Tom Dowd and released on February 12, 1972 >> Allman Brothers Band 's 'Brothers and…

Happy Birthday Bob Dylan. ‘We Do Look Back’

This day (May 24, 1941), in Duluth, Minnesota is born Robert Allen Zimmerman better known as Bob Dylan, American singer, poet & songwriter and Nobel prizeDigest Tracklist : Blowing In The Wind (1963) . Mr. Tambourine Man (Newport Folk Festival, 1964) . Like a Rolling Stone (1966) . I Threw It All Away (The Johnny Cash Show, 1969) . Soundcheck in NYC (w/ George Harrison, 1971) . Knockin' on…

Janelle Monáe releases her debut album : ‘ The ArchAndroid’ (2010)

Janelle Monáe's 'The ArchAndroid' is her debut studio album released on May 18, 2010, by Wondaland Arts Society / Bad BoyTrack Listing : 1.Suite II Overture (Janelle Monáe Robinson, Roman Gianarthur, Nathaniel Irvin III, Charles Joseph II) - 02:31 . 2.Dance Or Die (Janelle Monáe Robinson, Nathaniel Irvin III, Charles Joseph II, Saul Williams, Kellis Parker Jr.) - 03:12 . 3.Faster (Janelle Monáe…

Happy Birthday Eric Burdon. ‘Once An Animal’

This day (May 11, 1941), in Walker, Newcastle upon Tyne, is born Eric Burdon, an English singer best known as vocalist of The Animals, and War.Digest Tracklist : w/ Paint In Black (2019) . Spill the Wine (2017) . It's My Life (2015) . When I Was Young (2013) . w/ The Animals - House of The Rising Sun (2011) . Mother Earth Live (2006) . When I Was Young (1998) . w/ Brian Auger Band - Tobacco…

Blur release ‘Modern Life Is Rubbish,’ their second album (1993)

Blur's 'Modern Life Is Rubbish' is their second studio album released on May 10, 1993 by Food / SBKTrack Listing : 1.For Tomorrow (Damon Albarn, Graham Coxon, Alex James, Dave Rowntree) - 04:18 . 2.Advert (Damon Albarn, Graham Coxon, Alex James, Dave Rowntree) - 03:43 . 3.Colin Zeal (Damon Albarn, Graham Coxon, Alex James, Dave Rowntree) - 03:14 . 4.Pressure On Julian (Damon Albarn, Graham…

Happy Birthday Donovan

May 10, 1946 - Donovan Philips Leitch simply known as Donovan, Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist is 75. Happy Birthday Sir if in England, you do not want to miss "live on the BBC", the "New Musical Express Pollwinners 1965" with The Moody Blues, Freddie & the Dreamers, Georgie Fame & the Blue Flames, The Seekers, Herman's Hermits, The Ivy League, Sounds Incorporated, Wayne…

Happy Birthday Iggy Pop. ‘Most For Life’

This day (April 21, 1947), in Muskegon, Michigan, U.S.A., is born James Newell Osterberg, Jr. better known as Iggy Pop, American singer-songwriter, front man for The StoogesDigest Tracklist : 1970 (w/ The Stooges, Goose Lake 1970) . Sixteen . I'm Bored (OGWT, 1976) . Funtime (w/ David Bowie, 1977) . Lust For Life + Pumpin For Jill (Cabaret Tour, 1981) . Eat Or Be Eaten (1982) . Wild One (1986) .…

Happy Birthday to Al Green. ‘Al(leluia) Green’

This day (April 13, 1946), in Forrest City, Arkansas, is born Albert Greene a.k.a. Al Green, an American gospel and soul music singer.Digest Tracklist : Simply Beautiful (2019) . I'm still in love with you . How Can You Mend A Broken Heart . w/ Ann Nesby - Put It On Paper . Lets Stay Together (2010) . w/ Ben E. King, Teddy Pendergrass, Chuck Jackson, Brian Mcknight - Stand By Me (1993) . w/…

The “NME Pollwinners” are live on TV (1965)

April 11, 1965 - if in England, you do not want to miss "live on the BBC", the "New Musical Express Pollwinners 1965" with The Moody Blues, Freddie & the Dreamers, Georgie Fame & the Blue Flames, The Seekers, Herman's Hermits, The Ivy League, Sounds Incorporated, Wayne Fontana & the Mindbenders, The The Rolling Stones, Cilla Black, Donovan, Them, The Searchers, Dusty Springfield, The…

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…

As We wish Jon Bon Jovi, a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Bon Jovi At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, American singer Jon Bon Jovi a 'Happy Birthday,' the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Bon Jovi CREDITSPhoto : Sarah K. AndrewAudio : Livin' on a Prayer . You Give Love a Bad Name . It's My Life . Wanted Dead or Alive . Always . Bed Of Roses . Runaway . Have A Nice Day . Bad Medicine . I'll Be There For You . Video : It's My Life . Always . Livin' On A Prayer…

We Remember Dusty Springfield (and her glamorous hairstyles)

March 2, 1999 - Mary Isobel Catherine Bernadette O'Brien a.k.a. Dusty Springfield, English pop singer died in England. She is remembered. you do not miss Dusty Springfield on BBC program "Cilla" hosted by Cilla Black >> 10 MINUTES on RVM >> if in England, you do not want to miss "live on the BBC", the "New Musical Express Pollwinners 1965" with The Moody Blues, Freddie & the…

Radiohead release ‘Pablo Honey,’ their debut album featuring ‘Creep’ (1993)

Radiohead's 'Pablo Honey' is their debut studio album released on February 22, 1993 by Parlophone.Track Listing : 1.You (Radiohead) - 03:29 . 2.Creep (Radiohead) - 03:56 . 3.How Do You? (Radiohead) - 02:12 . 4.Stop Whispering (Radiohead) - 05:26 . 5.Thinking About You (Radiohead) - 02:41 . 6.Anyone Can Play Guitar (Radiohead) - 03:38 . 7.Ripcord (Radiohead) - 03:10 . 8.Vegetable (Radiohead) -…

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. 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 Side (Wayne Vaughn, Wanda Vaughn, Maurice White) - 05:57 . 4.Straight From The…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°298 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Robert Palmer, Basia, Mötley Crüe, ABBA, Hurrah!, Eurythmics, Olivia Newton John, Teena Marie, Eartha Kitt, Gladys Knight . The Pips, Belinda Carlisle, The KinksThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (03/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'L'Amour…

We remember John Lennon. ‘Slices Of Lennon’

This day (December 8, 1980 ), in Manhattan, New York, died Mr.John Winston Lennon a.k.a John Lennon, British singer, songwriter, co-founder of The BeatlesTracklist : Royal Show (w/ The Beatles, 1963) . At Ready,Steady,GO! (1964) . Live At Circus Krone-Bau (w/ The Beatles, 1966) . Revolution (w/ The Beatles) . Don't Let Me Down (w/ The Beatles) . You Make Me Dizzy Miss Lizzy (Toronto, 1969) .…

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 They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 345 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . The Cars . Bye Bye Love Lifted from : French TV tapes The Cars…

This month In ’60s Throwback’ (strictly UK) 11/12

The Kinks, Them, The Rolling Stones, Manfred Mann, John Mayall, The Bluesbreakers, The Beatles, Petula Clark, Cream, David Bowie, Pink Floyd, The Moody Blues, Colosseum They are the " '60s Throwback' (strictly UK)" performers selected among the 1499 Posts we publish this month. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . The Kinks . Picture Book Lifted from : The Kinks…

This month In ’60s Throwback’ (strictly UK) 10/12

The Beatles, Jethro Tull, The Rolling Stones, The Animals, Blind Faith, Cream, The Kinks, Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple, The Nice, Fleetwood Mac, Pink Floyd They are the . '60s Throwback' (strictly UK)" performers selected among the 1649 Posts we publish this month. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . The Beatles . Kansas City Lifted from : On TV today, The Beatles…

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…

As we wish Brett Anderson of Suede, a happy birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Suede At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, English singer-songwriter Brett Anderson a Happy 53th Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Suede CREDITSPhoto : Simon QAudio : Beautiful Ones . Animal Nitrate . Trash . So Young . The Drowners . Filmstar . The Wild Ones . Metal Mickey . Lazy . Saturday Night . Video : Beautiful Ones . Trash . Animal Nitrate . She's In Fashion . Saturday Night . So…

Happy Birthday Bryan Ferry. ‘The Life of Bryan’

This day (September 26, 1945), in Washington, County Durham, England, is born Bryan Ferry , English singer and songwriter, co-founder of Roxy Music Digest Tracklist : In Every Dream Home A Heartache (w/ Roxy Music, 1973) . These Foolish Things . It Aint Me Babe (1974) . Love Is The Drug (w/ Roxy Music) . The Thrill Of It All (w/ Roxy Music, 1980) . Jealous Guy (w/ Roxy Music) . Avalon (w/ Roxy…

As per their new album, ‘The Blue (Suede) Hour’ sounds full of darkness, decay and dead birds

Suede's 'The Blue Hour' is their eighth studio album produced Alan Moulder and Neil Codling and released on September 21, 2018 by Warner(Source Suede - The Blue Hour | Official Site)NME they wander down the B-roads, among – well – the fly-tippings, the chain-link fences and the badger corpses The Clash this album also contains some of Suede’s most gloriously strident choruses in quite some…

We remember Jimi Hendrix. ‘The Wind Cried Jimi’

This day (September 18, 1970), in London, died James Marshall a.k.a. Jimi Hendrix ,an American guitarist, singer and composer.Digest Tracklist : The Wind Cries Mary . Life And Career . Spanish Castle Magic . Hey Joe . Red House . Voodoo Child . Jimi Hendrix: The Dick Cavett Show Trailer . Tracklist : All Along the Watchtower . Purple Haze . Hey Joe . Little Wing . The Wind Cries Mary . Fire .…

Happy Birthday Chrissie Hynde

September 7, 19** - Miss Christine Ellen Hynde simply known as Chrissie Hynde, an American singer, founding member of The Pretenders. is @)_!. Happy Birthday Miss 'Pretenders' is their debut eponymous studio album released on 7 January 1980 and featuring the hit singles 'Stop Your Sobbing' and 'Brass in Pocket' >> The Pretenders ' 'Pretenders II' is their second studio album produced by…

Bruce, Chuck, Aretha et al open RRHOF (1995)

September 2, 1995 - Bruce Springsteen, Chuck Berry, John Mellencamp, Martha Reeves, Bon Jovi, Eric Burdon, Melissa Etheridge, Al Green, Pretenders, Soul Asylum, Iggy Pop, Lou Reed, Sheryl Crow, Larry Graham, George Clinton, The P. Funk All Stars, The Kinks, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bob Dylan, The Allman Brothers Band, Slash, Boz Scaggs, Aretha Franklin and more. They all take part in the "Concert For Rock…

We remember Aretha Franklin. ‘Long Live The Queen, she lives forever’

This day (August 16, 2018), in Detroit, died Aretha Franklin a.k.a. the Queen of Soul, American Soul singer.Digest Tracklist : You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman (Kennedy Center, 2015) . Bridge Over Troubled Water (2011) . Nessun Dorma (1998) . w/ Patti Labelle & Mary J. Blige - Essence Awards . w/ Michael Mc Donald - Ever Changing Times . Do right woman do right man (1988) .…

Happy Birthday Larry Graham. ‘Next Stop Central Station’

This day (August 14, 1946), in Beaumont, Texas, is born Larry Graham, an American bass guitar player with Sly and the Family Stone and Graham Central Station.Digest Tracklist : Thank You (2018) . Purple Rain (2017) . w/ Prince (2016) . w/ Carlos Santana - Higher (2013) . Move Like Jagger (2012) . Live In France (2011) . Bass Solo (2010) . Way Black When . Hair . w/ Graham Central Station -…

Happy Birthday Mick Jagger. ‘Live Like Jagger’

This day (July 26, 1943), in Dartford, Kent, England, is born Sir Michael Philip Jagger simply known as Mick Jagger, English singer, songwriter, one of the founders of the The Rolling StonesDigest Tracklist : Not Fade Away (w/ The The Rolling Stones, 1964) . As tears go by (1965) . Get Off of My Cloud (w/ The The Rolling Stones, 1967) . Little Queenie (w/ The The Rolling Stones, 1969) . Dead…