We Remember Lowell George

June 29, 1979 - Lowell George, American singer-songwriter and co-founder of Little Feat passed away aged 34. He is remembered.Tracklist : 1 . Little Feat - Dixie Chicken (w/ Emmylou Harris & Bonnie Raitt, 1977) 2 . Little Feat - Willin' (Live, 1977) 3 . Little Feat - Long Distance Love (1970) 4 . Little Feat - Rock And Roll Doctor (1977, Sound Check) 5 . Little Feat - Rock And Roll Doctor 6 .…

We remember Lowell George on his Birthday. Here is a ‘Little Feat At Their Bests’ post

As we remember, today, singer & songwriter Lowell George on his 75th Birthday, the time is well chosen to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Little Feat CREDITSPhoto : Jean-Luc OurlinAudio : Willin' . Dixie Chicken . All That You Dream . Mercenary Territory . Sailin' Shoes . Fat Man In the Bathtub . Spanish Moon . Two Trains . Long Distance Love . Oh Atlanta . Video : Dixie Chicken (w/…

This week In Male Balladeers 26/52

Tim Buckley, John Hiatt, Jackson Browne, Tony Bennett, Elvis Costello, Leonard Cohen, Bobby Womack, David Sylvian, Toquinho, Gilberto Gil, Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, Lowell George, Maxwell, Ricky Gervais, Mackenzie Crook

This week In Male Balladeers 15/52

David Bowie, John Mayer, John Kay, Michael Stipe, Lowell George, Bob Dylan, David Bromberg, Andy Williams, Garland Jeffreys, Jason Mraz, Elton John, Kendrick Lamar

Asylum publish Jackson Browne’s fourth album : ‘The Pretender’ (1976)

Jackson Browne's 'The Pretender' is his fourth album produced by Jon Landau and released in November 1976 by Asylum1 . The Fuse (Live) 2 . Linda Paloma (w/ David Lindley, Brescia,Italy, 1997/4/9) 3 . Here Comes Those Tears Again 4 . Sleeps Dark And Silent Gate 5 . Sleeps Dark And Silent Gate (1990) 6 . The Pretender (NYC, June 9, 1996) 7 . The Pretender (w/ Crosby, Stills And Nash, Madison…

Linda Ronstadt releases her fifth album : ‘Heart Like a Wheel’ featuring ‘When Will I Be Loved’ (1974)

Linda Ronstadt's 'Heart Like a Wheel' is her fifth solo studio album produced by Peter Asher and released in November 1974 by Capitol Records.1 . You're No Good (Live, 1976 "Reelin' In The Years Archives") 2 . Guess It Doesn't Matter Anymore (1976, Offenbach, Germany) 3 . Faithless Love (Atlanta, 1977) 4 . Heart Like A Wheel (1976, Offenbach, Germany) 5 . Heart Like A Wheel (w/ Kate And Anna…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 31/52

Chic, Stevie Wonder, Leon Russel, George Harrison, The Commander Cody Band, Jerry Lee Lewis, Slade, Boston, Deep Purple, Jethro Tull, Eric Clapton, Fleetwood Mac, Linda Ronstadt

This week In Singing Ladies 31/52

Roberta Flack, Lianne La Havas, Chavela Vargas, Emmylou Harris, Margo Timmins, Sarah Vaughan, Aretha Franklin, Celia Cruz, Joss Stone, Pat Benatar, Lady Gaga, Janis Joplin

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 15/52

Elvis Presley, Deep Purple, Little Feat, David Bowie, Bob Marley, The Wailers, Fleetwood Mac, Al Green, Elton John, Aztec Two Step, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Barbra Streisand

Happy Birthday Emmylou Harris

April 2, 19** - Emmylou Harris, American singer, songwriter and musician is @)_!. Happy Birthday Miss Stray Cats, Levon Helm, B.B. King, Al Kooper, Don Was, k.d. lang, Bonnie Raitt, Emmylou Harris, The Byrds with Roger McGuinn, David Crosby & Chris Hillman, Bob Dylan plus Cindy Bullens (g), Wendy Melvoin (g), Lisa Coleman (kb), Tina Weymouth (b), Debbie Peterson (voc)and Carla Azar (d). They…

Reprise publish John Cale’s third solo album : Paris 1919 (1973)

John Cale's 'Paris 1919' is his third solo studio album featuring Lowell George and Wilton Felder among other guests, produced by Chris Thomas and released on 25 February 1973 by RepriseTrack Listing : 1.Child'S Christmas In Wales (John Cale) - 03:21 . 2.Hanky Panky Nohow (John Cale) - 02:46 . 3.The Endless Plain Of Fortune (John Cale) - 04:13 . 4.Andalucia (John Cale) - 03:54 . 5.Macbeth (John…

This week In Male Balladeers 04/52

D'Angelo, José James, Aaron Neville, Michael Hutchence, Curtis Mayfield, Steve Forbert, Neil Diamond, Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil, Lowell George, Dean Martin, Robert Wyatt, Neil Finn They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 330 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . D'Angelo . Devil's Pie Lifted from : D'Angelo releases his…

Warner Bros. publish Little Feat’s third album : ‘Dixie Chicken’ (1972)

Little Feat's 'Dixie Chicken' is their third studio album produced by lead vocalist Lowell George, recorded late 1972 and released on January 25, 1973 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Dixie Chicken (Lowell George, Fred Martin) - 03:55 . 2.Two Trains (Lowell George) - 03:06 . 3.Roll Um Easy (Lowell George) - 02:30 . 4.On Your Way Down (Allen Toussaint) - 05:31 . 5.Kiss It Off (Lowell George) -…

Asylum publish Jackson Browne’s fifth album : ‘Running on Empty’ (1977)

Jackson Browne's 'Running on Empty' is his fifth album released on December 6, 1977 by Asylum.1 . Running On Empty 2 . The Road 3 . The Road (Live, Como) 4 . Rosie 5 . You Love The Thunder (Kaaboo Festival Del Mar, Ca, Sep 17, 2017) 6 . Cocaine (Rehab Version) 7 . Shaky Town 8 . Shaky Town (Amsterdam, 22 June 2015) 9 . Nothing But Time 10 . The Load Out / Stay (Live, 2011/04/02) 11 . The…

Concord publish Ray Charles’ posthumous and final album : ‘Genius Loves Company’ recorded with Norah Jones, James Taylor, Diana Krall and more famous guests (2004)

Ray Charles' 'Genius Loves Company' is his final studio album posthumously released on August 31, 2004 by Concord/Hear Music.1 . (w/ Norah Jones, Elton John, Bb King 2 . (w/ Michael Mcdonald, Willie Nelson & Van Morrison Track listing : 1.Here We Go Again (Don Lanier, Red Steagall) - 03:59 . 2.Sweet Potato Pie (James Taylor) - 03:47 . 3.You Don't Know Me (Eddy Arnold, Cindy Walker) - 03:55 .…

John Mellencamp releases his ninth studio album : ‘The Lonesome Jubilee’ featuring ‘Paper in Fire’ and ‘Check It Out’ (1987)

John Mellencamp's 'The Lonesome Jubilee' is his ninth studio album released on August 24, 1987 by Mercury Records.1 . Paper In Fire 2 . Check It Out 3 . The Real Life (Lowell, Massachusetts, Memorial Aud., Feb 3 2011) 4 . Cherry Bomb 5 . We Are The People (June 17, 1988, Toronto) 6 . Rooty Toot Toot 7 . Paper In Fire (Farm Aid, 1990) 8 . Check It Out (Farm Aid, 2016) 9 . The Real Life (The IU…

Tom Waits starts the recording of his third album : ‘Small Change’ (1976)

Tom Waits' 'Small Change' is his fourth album recorded between July 15 and 29, 1976 and released in September 1976 By Asylum.1 . Step Right Up (Rockpalast, 1977) 2 . Jitterbug Boy (Rockpalast, 1977) 3 . I Wish I Was In New Orleans (Rockpalast, 1977) 4 . Invitation To The Blues (Rockpalast, 1977) 5 . Invitation To The Blues (Montreal Jazz Festival, 1981) 6 . Pasties And A G String (Rockpalast,…

Stax publish ‘King & Queen’ by Otis Redding & Carla Thomas (1967)

'King & Queen' by Otis Redding & Carla Thomas is a studio album (her fourth and his sixth and final) released on March 16, 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Knock On Wood (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) - 02:48 . 2.Let Me Be Good To You (Isaac Hayes, David Porter, Carl Wells) - 02:48 . 3.Tramp (Lowell Fulson, Jimmy Mccracklin) - 03:00 . 4.Tell It Like It Is (George Davis, Lee Diamond) -…

Sam Cooke records his tenth album : ‘Twistin’ the Night Away’ for RCA (1961)

Sam Cooke's 'Twistin' the Night Away' is his tenth studio album (and one of his most successful) recorded on January 30, 1961 and released in April 1962 by RCATrack Listing : 1.Twistin' The Night Away (Sam Cooke) - 02:39 . 2.Sugar Dumpling (Sam Cooke) - 02:16 . 3.Twistin' In The Kitchen With Dinah (Sam Cooke) - 02:08 . 4.Somebody'S Gonna Miss Me (Lattimore Brown, Arthur Lee Reeves) – 02:32 . 5.A…

Frank Sinatra records ‘Sinatra at the Sands,’ his first live album with Count Basie and his orchestra, conducted by Quincy Jones (1966)

Frank Sinatra's 'Sinatra at the Sands' is his first live album recorded in January 1966 with Count Basie and his orchestra, conducted and arranged by Quincy Jones and released in July 1966 by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Come Fly With Me (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 03:45 . 2.I'Ve Got A Crush On You (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 02:42 . 3.I'Ve Got You Under My Skin (Cole Porter) - 03:43 .…

One Broadway

From 'Give my regards to Broadway' to 'Broadway Bossa Nova', we have mixed 18 'Pure Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Broadway'. It has Dave Brubeck, Herb Ellis. Bob Maize. Jimmy Smith , Mongo Santamaria, Peruchin & Charlie Palmieri and many more.