We remember blues guitarist Louisiana Red

February 25, 2012 - Mr.Iverson Minter a.k.a. Louisiana Red, blues guitarist and singer with more than fifty albums in his catalog passed away in Germany aged 79. He is remembered.

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 Mahalia Jackson. ‘The Gospel Of MJ’

This day (January 27, 1972), in Evergreen Park, Illinois, died Mahalia Jackson,an African-American gospel contre-alto singer referred to as 'The Queen of Gospel'.Tracklist : 1 . Silent Night 2 . Trouble Of The World 3 . Jesus And The Woman At The Well (1961) 4 . Amazing Grace 5 . Down By The Riverside 6 . Mahalia Jackson & Nat King Cole - Steal Away (1957) 7 . The Battle Of Jericho (1957) 8 .…

Happy Birthday Trombone Shorty. ‘Troy Story’

This day (January 2, 1986), in New Orleans, Louisiana, is born Troy Andrews a.k.a Trombone Shorty, a trombone and trumpet player from New Orleans.Tracklist : 1 . Do to Me, When the Saints Go Marching In (2019) 2 . Brain Stew, Bulls On Parade (2018) 3 . Where It At? (2017) 4 . St. James Infirmary (2015) 5 . @ NBA All Star Game Halftime Show (2014) 6 . @ L’Olympia (2013) 7 . Hurricane Season (2012)…

Happy Birthday Randy Newman. ‘Randy, Your Life Is Good!’

This day (November 28, 1943), in Los Angeles, California, is born Randall Stuart 'Randy' Newman, an American singer-songwriter and pianist.Tracklist : 1 . I Can't Let You Throw Yourself Away (2020) 2 . You’ve Got a Friend in Me (2017) 3 . It’s A Jungle Out There (2014) 4 . Birmingham (2011) 5 . w/ John Goodman – If I Didn’t Have You (2001) 6 . My Life Is Good (1984) 7 . Sail Away (Live at Farm…

Happy Birthday Harry Connick Jr. ‘Older Junior’

This day (September 11, 1967), in New Orleans, Louisiana,, is born Joseph Harry Fowler Connick, Jr. simply known as Harry Connick, Jr., an American singer.Tracklist : 1 . Stars Still Shine (2020) 2 . Mind If I Make Love To You (2019) 3 . Here Comes The Big Parade! (2018) 4 . One Fine Thing (2017) 5 . Just the Way You Are (2016) 6 . Learn To Love (2010) 7 . Jambalaya @ Parkinson Starburst (2007) 8…

Randy Newman releases his fifth album : ‘Good Old Boys’ (1974)

Randy Newman's 'Good Old Boys' is his fifth (and his first to get commercial success) album, released on September 10, 1974 by Reprise Records.1 . Louisiana 1927 2 . Birmingham (On "Later With Jools Holland", 2011) Track listing : . 1.Rednecks (Randy Newman) - 03:07 . 2.Birmingham (Randy Newman) - 02:45 . 3.Marie (Randy Newman) - 03:07 . 4.Mr. President (Have Pity on the Working Man) (Randy…

We remember Clarence ‘Gatemouth’ Brown. ‘Texas Star “Gate”‘

This day (September 10, 2005), in Orange, Texas, died Clarence Gatemouth Brown, an American blues musician.Tracklist : 1 . Born In Louisiana 2 . I’Ve Got My Mojo Working (2004) 3 . Caldonia (2000) 4 . Pressure Cooker / Up Jump The Devil (1984) 5 . Song For Renee (1983) 6 . w/ Dizzy Gillespie – Frosty (1977) 7 . w/ Canned Heat – Live At Montreux (1973) 8 . w/ Freddie King – Funky Mama (1966) 9 .…

Funkadelic release their tenth album : ‘One Nation Under a Groove’ (1978)

Funkadelic's 'One Nation Under a Groove' is their tenth studio album released in September 1978 by Warner Bros.1 . One Nation Under A Groove (Part 1) (D.C., 1979) 2 . One Nation Under A Groove (Part 2) (D.C., 1979) 3 . One Nation Under A Groove, Part 1 4 . One Nation Under A Groove, Part 2 5 . Cholly (Funk Gettin' Ready To Roll) (w/ Garry Shider ) 6 . One Nation Under A Groove (Docu, 2005) Track…

Happy Birthday Branford Marsalis. ‘Brother Branford’

This day (August 26, 1960), in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, is born Branford Marsalis, an American saxophonist, composer and bandleader.Tracklist : 1 . Cianna (2019) 2 . w/ Terence Blanchard – @ Ellis Marsalis Center for music in New Orleans (2017) 3 . w/ Kurt Elling – Upward Spiral (2016) 4 . Solo (2015) 5 . Branford Marsalis & Chrisian Mcbride – In The Crease (2010) 6 . Samo (2009) 7 .…

We remember Illinois Jacquet. ‘Screeching’

This day (July 22, 2004), in Queens, New York, died Illinois Jacquet, an American jazz and R&B tenor saxophonist.Tracklist : 1 . The Tenorsaxbattle - Flying Home (1979) 2 . Documentary (1992) 3 . w/ Milt Buckner, Jo Jones Playing - One O'Clock Jump (1975) 4 . w/ Big Band - Blues from Louisiana Tracklist : Harlem Nocturne . Don't Blame Me . Flying Home . Imagination . Robbin's Nest .…

Happy Birthday Donald Harrison. ‘Sax Donald’

This day (June 23, 1960), in New Orleans, Louisiana, is born Donald Harrison, an American jazz saxophonist.Tracklist : 1 . Big Chief (2019) 2 . Charlie Parker w Strings (2018) 3 . Cherokee (2016) 4 . Hu Ta Nay (2015) 5 . w/ Christian Scott – Live In New York (2012) 6 . w/Congo Nation Salon (2011) 7 . Documentary (2011) 8 . w/ Glen David Andrews - When The Saints Go Marching In (2011) 9 . w/ Ali…

Happy Birthday Kenny Wayne Shepherd. ‘Blues Shepherd’

This day (June 12, 1977), in Shreveport, Louisiana, is born Kenny Wayne Shepherd, an American blues artist , guitarist and songwriterTracklist : 1 . I want you (2020) 2 . Woman Like You (2019) 3 . Born With A Broken Heart (2018) 4 . Hard Lesson Learned (2017) 5 . While We Cry (2015) 6 . King Bee / Oh Well (2014) 7 . Voodoo Child (Slight Return) (2013) 8 . Shotgun Blues (2011) 9 . While We Cry…

We remember Barney Kessel. ‘Kessel, Poll Winner’

This day (May 6, 2004), in San Diego, California, died Barney Kessel, one of the greatest jazz guitarists of the 20th century.Digest Tracklist : w/ Tal Farlow & Charlie Byrd - Lover (1988) . Minor mode (1985) . w/ Herb Ellis playing - Oh Lady Be Good (1979) . w/ Oscar Peterson - Watch What Happens (1974) . Basies Blues – (1973) . w/ Kenny Burrell, Grant Green - Blue Mist . St. Thomas .…

Duke Ellington ‘Together for the First Time / The Great Reunion’ with Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars (1961)

'Together for the First Time / The Great Reunion'' is the combination of two recordings done on April 3–4, 1961 by a sextet combining Duke Ellington with Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars, and both released the same year by Roulette.Track Listing : 1.Duke'S Place (Duke Ellington, Bob Katz, Bob Thiele) - 05:08 . 2.I'M Just A Lucky So And So (Mack David, Duke Ellington) - 03:11 . 3.Cotton Tail…

Happy Birthday Terence Blanchard. ‘Terence Scores 50 something’

This day (March 13, 1962), in New Orleans, Louisiana, is born Terence Blanchard, an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader and film score composer.Tracklist : @ Trumpet Days at Jazz Dock (2019) . Levees (2017) . NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert (2015) . Plays From The Album Choices, . Footprints (2010) . w/ Metropole Orkest - North Sea Jazz (2007) . w/ Poncho Sanchez - Epk . Perugia (1994) . Tribute To…

New-Year (Sentimental) Resolutions

From 'I Will Follow Him' to 'I'm Gonna Leave You By Yourself' , we have mixed 20 'Good Old Jazz and Blues' tunes around the theme of 'What My Heart Is Going To Do'. It has Nat King Cole, T-Bone Walker, Nancy Wilson, Robert Cray and many more.

Cry Me A Blues River

From 'Is You Ever Seen A One-Eyed Woman Cry' to 'Keep Yourself From Crying Too' , we have mixed 17 'Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Crying Time'. It has Lynn White, Freddie Spruell, Etta James, Otis Rush and many more.

Night Out

From 'Trouble At Midnight' to 'Dark was the night' , we have mixed 21 'Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Night'. "Night Out" has Howlin' Wolf, Paul Butterfield, Taylor Hound Dog , Nellie Florence and many more.

Temperature is Raising

From 'Febril' to 'Fever' , we have mixed in 18 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Flu And Sickness'. "Temperature is Raising" has Albert Collins, Tito Puente & India, Kenny Burrell and Jimmy Smith, Big Bill Broonzy and many more.

Snarky Puppy & Metropole Orkest – Sylva

Released on April 20, 2015, "Sylva" is "a dreamlike cinema-concept-album dedicated to the forest" created by Snarky Puppy and Holland's famous Metropole Orkestv WATCHv LISTEN(Source Sylva | Snarky Puppy on BandFrame)v READThe Arts DeskAmbitious and imaginative US-Dutch collaboration thrills at every turn Penned by Snarky Puppy bassist and bandleader, Michael League, while on tour with the band,

Take The B (Like Blues) Train

From 'Sunnyland Train' to 'Gravy Train', we have mixed 18 'Strictly Blues' tunes around the theme of 'The Train'. It has Big Boy Crudup, Blind Gary Davis, Big Bill Broonzy, Sonny Terry and many more.

UnBlues

From 'Untrue Blues' to 'Unchain My Heart', we have mixed 17 'Jazz & Blues' tunes around the theme of '"Un"words'. It has John Lee Hooker, Stacey Kent, Lina Nyberg & Esbjörn Svensson, Ana Popovic and many more.

Jason Marsalis – In a World of Mallets

AND ALSO MORE MUSIC WITH JASON MARSALIS MORE VIBRAPHONE MORE JAZZBUY IT FROMAMAZONITUNESCD UNIVERSEReleased on February 19, 2013, 'In a World of Mallets' is the fourth studio album by American jazz drummer Jason Marsalis.

Chantons Dans Le French

Featuring Edith Butler . Le Coeur Des Cajuns . Cajun Fiddle . Nathan Abshire . Jolie Blond . Accordion . Sautez 'Tit Filles . Johnson Boys . Robert Jardell . Dewey Balfa . Lacassine Special . Creole And Cajun Lullaby . Cajun Comets : Zydeco Mardi Gras . Louisiana . Cajun French .

Your Favourite Bill Evans

From 'Peace Piece' to 'So What', the 11 most popular songs of Bill Evans, 'an American jazz pianist whose use of impressionist harmony, inventive interpretation of traditional jazz repertoire, and trademark rhythmically independent, "singing" melodic lines influenced a generation of pianists.'

Honky Tonk Men And Women

Featuring Kitty Wells . It Wasnt God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels . Ernest Tubb . Walking the Floor Over You . Webb Pierce . In the Jailhouse Now . Hank Locklin . Country Hall Of Fame . Lefty Frizzell . She 'S Gone Gone Gone . George Jones . White Lightning . Hank Williams . Hey Good Lookin' . Hank Thompson . Whoa Sailor . Jean Shepard . Hello Old Broken Heart .