Herb, Carlos et al say ‘Viva Miami!’ (1989)

January 20, 1989 - in preparation of this week-end Superbowl, CBS airs a special "Viva Miami: The Night of Super Sounds" with so many famous guests Herb Alpert, Maria Conchita Alonso, Willy Chirino, Paquito D'Rivera, Little Joe and La Familia, Mongo Santamaria, Willie Nelson, Linda Ronstadt, Carlos Santana, Cheech Marin.

Queen release their fourth album : ‘A Night at the Opera’ featuring ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ (1975)

Queen's 'A Night at the Opera' is their fourth studio album co-produced with Roy Thomas Baker and released on November 21, 1975 by EMI / Elektra.1 . Death On Two Legs (London, 1979) 2 . Death On Two Legs 3 . I'm In Love With My Car (Official Video) 4 . I'm In Love With My Car (Live, 12/26/79) 5 . You're My Best Friend (Official Video) 6 . You're My Best Friend (Hammersmith, 1979) 7 . '39 8 .…

Bob Marley rehearses in Miami (1980)

September 13, 1980 - and tomorrow, Bob Marley is in Miami, Florida (USA) to rehearse for the last concerts of his "Uprising Tour," Boston, Providence, Pittsburgh and two days at the Madison Square Garden in New York City in a week from now.<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/042284620116.jpg' alt='The Wailers – Catch a Fire' width='190' height='161'/><img…

Polar publish ‘ABBA,’ the Swedish quatuor’s third album featuring ‘Mamma Mia’ & ‘SOS’ (1975)

'ABBA' feat. 'Mamma Mia' & 'SOS' is their eponym third studio album released on April 21, 1975 by Polar.Track Listing : 1.Mamma Mia (Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, Stig Anderson) - 03:32 . 2.Hey, Hey Helen (Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus) - 03:16 . 3.Tropical Loveland (Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, Stig Anderson) - 03:05 . 4.Sos (Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, Stig Anderson) - 03:22 .…

Eric Clapton is in Miami to record his second album : ‘461 Ocean Boulevard’ featuring ‘I Shot the Sheriff’ (1974)

Eric Clapton's '461 Ocean Boulevard' is his second studio album recorded in April–May 1974 and released the following July by RSO.Track Listing : 1.Motherless Children (Traditional, Eric Clapton, Carl Radle) - 04:55 . 2.Give Me Strength (Eric Clapton) - 02:51 . 3.Willie And The Hand Jive (Johnny Otis) - 03:31 . 4.Get Ready (Eric Clapton, Yvonne Elliman) - 03:50 . 5.I Shot The Sheriff (Bob Marley)…

Simon & Garfunkel release their fifth studio album : ‘Bridge over Troubled Water’ featuring ‘The Boxer,’ ‘Bridge over Troubled Water,’ ‘Cecilia’…

'Bridge over Troubled Water' by Simon & Garfunkel is their fifth and final studio album released on January 26, 1970 by Columbia.1 . Bridge Over Troubled Water (Madison Square Garden, NYC, 2009/10/29&30) 2 . El Condor Pasa (Live) 3 . Cecilia ( Live, 2008) 4 . Keep The Customer Satisfied (Miami, 12/17/03) 5 . Thoughts On Song For The Asking Track Listing : 1.Bridge Over Troubled…

A&M publish Sting’s third album : ‘The Soul Cages’ featuring ‘All This Time’ (1991)

Sting's 'The Soul Cages' is his third studio album dedicated to his recently deceased father and released on January 22, 1991 by A&M.1 . All This Time 2 . All This Time 3 . Mad About You (Unplugged) 4 . The Soul Cages (The Hollywood Bowl, 1991) 5 . When The Angels Fall (Live) Track Listing : 1.Island Of Souls (Sting) - 06:41 . 2.All This Time (Sting) - 04:54 . 3.Mad About You (Sting) - 03:53…

We remember Etta James. ‘Etta Lasts’

This day (January 20, 2012), in Riverside, California, died Jamesetta Hawkins a.k.a. Etta James,an American singer.Tracklist : 1 . Something’S Got A Hold On Me 2 . w/ Chuck Berry – Rock N’ Roll Music 3 . w/ Gladys Knight, Chaka Khan & B.B. King – Take My Hand (1987) 4 . w/ B.B. King Stevie Ray Vaughan – Midnight Hour 5 . Tell Mama & I’D Rather Go Blind (1989) 6 . At Last 7 . w/ Grateful…

We remember Glenn Frey. ‘But You Can Never Leave!’

This day (January 18, 2016), in New York City, died Glenn Lewis Frey a.k.a. Glenn Frey, an American singer, songwriter and founder of the Eagles.Tracklist : 1 . Club Troubadour in L.A. (w/ Don Henley, 1971) 2 . Peacefull Easy feeling (w/ Eagles, Voorburg 1973) 3 . Midnight Flyer (w/ Eagles, California Jam, 1974) 4 . Hotel California (w/ Eagles, 1977) 5 . New Kid In Town (w/ Eagles) 6 . Heartache…

Warren Zevon releases his third album : ‘Excitable Boy’ featuring ‘Werewolves of London’ (1978)

Warren Zevon's 'Excitable Boy' feat. 'Werewolves of London' is his third (and best-selling of his career) studio album released on January 18, 1978 by Asylum Records. 1 . Excitable Boy (10/1/1982, Capitol Theatre) 2 . Werewolves Of London (10/1/1982, Capitol Theatre) 3 . Nighttime In The Switching Yard (1978) 4 . Lawyers, Guns And Money (4/18/1980, Capitol Theatre) Track Listing : 1.Johnny…

The Pogues release their third album : ‘If I Should Fall From Grace With God’ (1988)

The Pogues' 'If I Should Fall from Grace with God' is their third studio album produced by Steve Lillywhite and released on January 18, 1988 by their own label Pogue Mahone1 . If I Should Fall From Grace With God 2 . If I Should Fall From Grace With God 3 . Turkish Song Of The Damned (1988) 4 . Bottle Of Smoke (Japan, 1988) 5 . Bottle Of Smoke (w/ Shane Macgowan And The Popes ) 6 . Fairytale Of…

Warner Bros. publish Randy Newman’s seventh album : ‘Trouble in Paradise’ featuring ‘I Love L.A.’ (1983)

Randy Newman's 'Trouble in Paradise' is his seventh album released on January 17, 1983 by Warner Bros.1 . I Love L.A. (Official Video) 2 . Christmas In Capetown 3 . My Life Is Good Track Listing : 1.I Love L.A. (Randy Newman) - 03:29 . 2.Christmas In Capetown (Randy Newman) - 04:21 . 3.The Blues (Randy Newman) - 03:01 . 4.Same Girl (Randy Newman) - 02:53 . 5.Mikey'S (Randy Newman) - 02:10 . 6.My…

Sam Cooke records his second live album : ‘Live at the Harlem Square Club, 1963’ (1963)

Sam Cooke's 'Live at the Harlem Square Club, 1963' is his second live album recorded on January 12, 1963 and released in June 1985 by RCA.1 . Twistin' The Night Away (Live, 1963) Track Listing : 1.Feel It (Sam Cooke) - 03:46 . 2.Chain Gang (Sam Cooke) - 03:11 . 3.Cupid (Sam Cooke) - 02:46 . 4.Medley: It'S All Right/For Sentimental Reasons (William Best / Sam Cooke) - 05:11 . 5.Twistin' The…

Chucho Valdés records ‘Bele Bele en La Habana,’ an album for Blue Note (1998)

Chucho Valdés' 'Bele Bele en La Habana' is an album recorded on January 12 & 13, 1998 and released later the same year by Blue Note.1 . Cumbanchero 1 (w/ Michel Camilo ) 2 . Cumbanchero 2 (w/ Michel Camilo ) 3 . Los Caminos 4 . Con Poco Coco (En Talavera ) Track Listing : 1.Son Montuno (Chucho Valdés) - 07:12 . 2.Lorraine (Chucho Valdés) - 05:41 . 3.But Not For Me (Pero No Para Mi)…

Happy Birthday Marilyn Manson. ‘Accomplished’

This day (January 5, 1969), in Canton, Ohio, (U.S.A), is born Brian Hugh Warner a.k.a. Marilyn Manson, an American heavy metal singer, actor and painter.Tracklist : 1 . The Mephistopheles Of Los Angeles 2 . No Reflection 3 . Born Villain No Reason (2011) 4 . Live Download Festival (2007) 5 . Heart-Shaped Glasses (When The Heart Guides The Hand) 6 . The Nobodies (Against All Gods Remix) 7 .…

Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes play at home (1978)

December 30 , 1978 - local band Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes - that is Southside Johnny Lyon (voc ) , Kevin Kavanagh (kb ) , Billy Rush (g , voc ) , Joel Gramolini (g , voc ) , Al Berger (b , voc ) , Steve Becker (d ) - plus the Miami Horns - that is Stanley Harrison (ts ) ,…

Run the Jewels release their third album : ‘RTJ3’ (2016)

Run the Jewels' 'RTJ3' is their third studio album featuring rap duo El-P and Killer Mike plus Danny Brown, Joi Gilliam, Trina, Boots, Tunde Adebimpe and Kamasi Washington as guests and released on December 24, 2016 by RED.1 . Legend Has It (w/ Black Panther, Official Video) 2 . Legend Has It (Lollapalooza, 2017) 3 . Don't Get Captured (Official Video) 4 . Don't Get Captured (On KEXP) 5 .…