Wynton Marsalis celebrates Louis Armstrong (2012)

December 28, 2012 - (and tomorrow), the Wynton Marsalis Tentet - that is Wynton Marsalis (tp, voc), Jon-Erik Kellso (tp), Andy Stein (viol), Ken Salvo (bjo,g), Victor Goines (s, cl), Dan Nimmer (p), Carlos Henriquez (b), Ali Jackson (d),…

On TV today, Louis Armstrong has a secret (1965)

December 27, 1965 - Louis Armstrong is on CBS panel game show "I've Got a Secret." Will the panelists guess Louis' secret?<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/image_TD399.jpg' alt='Louis Armstrong - King Louis'…

On TV today, Louis Armstrong at Fort Hood (1967)

December 20, 1967 - ABC airs from Fort Hood Army Base, TX "Operation : Entertainment" hosted by Dick Cavett. Among his guests : Louis Armstrong (t,v) with Tyree Glenn (tb), Joe Muranyi (cl), Marty Napoleon (p), Buddy Catlett (b) and Danny…

Jazzin’Around Ella And Louis

From 'Cheek to Cheek' to 'I'm Putting All My Eggs in One Basket' , we have mixed 18 'linked together by a clue' tunes around the theme of ''. It has Coleman Hawkins, Joe Sample, Ella Fitzgerald, Lionel Hampton and many more.

We remember Cab Calloway. ‘Follow That Cab’

This day (November 18, 1994), in Hockessin, Delaware, died Cab Calloway, an American jazz singer and bandleader.Digest Tracklist : Geechy Joe / Stormy Weather (1943) . It Ain't Necessarily So . Hi De Ho Man . Minnie the Moocher (1958) .…

We remember Mose Allison. ‘Mose Years’

This day (November 17, 2016), in Hilton Head, S.C., died John Mose Allison, an American jazz blues pianist and singer who has influenced many blues and rock artists.Digest Tracklist : w/ Amy Allison - Was . w/ Mel Graves & George Mars…

Duke Ellington visits Amsterdam (1958)

November 2, 1958 - Duke Ellington is at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, The Netherlands<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Duke-Ellington-Le-Duke-RVJ.jpeg' alt='Duke Ellington - Le Duke' width='190'…

We remember Gene Krupa. ‘Be-Bop-A-Krupa’

This day (October 16, 1973), in Yonkers, New York, died Gene Krupa, an American jazz and big band drummer.Digest Tracklist : Big Noise From Winnetka (1967) . w/ Papa Joe Jones - Documentary . w/ Buddy Rich - Drum Battle (1966) . Lover…

We remember Bing Crosby. ‘Crosby Still Young’

This day (October 14, 1977), in La Moraleja, Alcobendas, died Bing Crosby, an American singer and actor.Digest Tracklist : I Love Paris . w/ Bette Midler - Accentuate the Positive (1977) . w/ David Bowie - Peace on Earth/Little Drummer…

Singing Broadway

Eighty six famous artists sing seventy songs lifted from sixty-one Broadway Shows. This is our special "Singing Broadway" in video<Enjoy!Track Listing : 1.Barbra Streisand / People (From "Funny Girl") - 05:01 . 2.Judy Garland / Get Happy…