Happy Birthday Natalie Merchant

October 26, 1963 - Today we wish Happy Birthday to American singer, Natalie Merchant, lead vocalist of 10,000 Maniacs till 1993Tracklist : 1 . Carnival 2 . Wonder 3 . These Are Days (w/ 10,000 Maniacs) 4 . Kind And Generous 5 . Jealousy 6 . Candy Everybody Wants (w/ 10,000 Maniacs) 7 . Like The Weather (w/ 10,000 Maniacs) 8 . Break Your Heart 9 . Verdi Cries 10 . Life Is Sweet Live 11 .…

Elektra publish 10,000 Maniacs’ second album : ‘In My Tribe’ mostly written by Natalie Merchant (1987)

10,000 Maniacs' 'In My Tribe' is their second album mostly written by lead singer Natalie Merchant and released on July 27, 1987 by Elektra.1 . What's the Matter Here? 2 . Hey Jack Kerouac 3 . Like the Weather 4 . Don't Talk 5 . Peace Train 6 . Gun Shy (Live) 7 . City Of Angels (1989, New Haven, CT) 8 . Verdi Cries 9 . Like The Weather ("The White Room") 10 . Don't Talk Track Listing : 2.Hey…

This week In Singing Ladies 30/52

Jewel, Alanis Morissette, Amy Winehouse, Cyndi Lauper, Joanna Newsom, Ana Popovic, Natalie Merchant, Joan Jett, LP, Erykah Badu, Macy Gray, Big Mama Thornton

This week In ’90s Throwback’ 17/52

Blur, Counting Crows, Sonic Youth, Pink Martini, The Smashing Pumpkins, U2, Luther Vandross, Barbra Streisand, Vince Gill, Peter Gabriel, Natalie Merchant, Michael Stipe, Chris Isaak, Suzanne Vega, Jewel

On TV today, R.E.M at the MTV ‘Video Music Awards’ (1995)

September 7, 1995 - you do not want to miss R.E.M. introduced by Natalie Merchant for the "Video Music Awards" on MTV<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/2967204173_b13d2f4866.jpg' alt='Michael Stipe – One Stipe Beyond' width='190' height='161'/>

Happy Birthday Pete Townshend

May 19, 1945 - Pete Townshend, English singer, songwriter and guitarist, founder and member of The Who is 76. Happy Birthday SirThe Who 's 'A Quick One' is their second studio album (also titled 'Happy Jack') produced by Kit Lambert and released on December 9, 1966 by Reaction/Polydor /Decca. >> The Who's 'Who's Next' feat. 'Won't Get Fooled Again' is their fifth studio album by released…

Peter, Michel, Nusrat et al celebrate the witnesses (1996)

April 28, 1996 - Peter Gabriel, Natalie Merchant, Michael Stipe, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Gloria Estefan, Pete Townshend, Sinéad O'Connor, Rod Stewart et many others. They all participate in the "VH1 Honors Witness" concert at the Universal Amphitheatre in Los Angeles

This week In Singing Ladies 10/52

Leona Lewis, Jewel, Tal Wilkenfeld, Tori Amos, Annie Lennox, Beth Hart, Neneh Cherry, Natalie Merchant, Alison Krauss, Katie Melua, Elle King, Jessie J They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 286 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Leona Lewis . Ave Maria Lifted from : Leona Lewis sings in Nottingham (2016)2 . Jewel .…

Singing With Peter Gabriel

Peter Gabriel whose birthday is today . Happy Birthday BTW . has performed with . myriad of artists of all genres, either on records or in concerts. We have selected fifteen of them. They are . Chris Martin, Kate Bush, Sinéad O'Connor, Jivan Gasparyan, Brian May, Johnny Clegg, Yusuf Islam (Cat Stevens), Papa Wemba, Laurie Anderson, Angun, Natalie Merchant, Michael Stipe, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan,…

Happy Birthday Peter Gabriel. ‘Big Timer’

This day (February 13, 1950), in Chobham, Surrey, England, is born Peter Brian Gabriel simply known as Peter Gabriel, English singer and songwriter , best known as original singer with Genesis before going solo and co-founding the WOMAD festivalTracklist : Musical Box (w/ Genesis) . Twilight Alehouse (w/ Genesis, Brussels, 1972) . Watcher of the Skies (w/ Genesis, Brussels, 1973) . Dancing with…

Singing David Bowie OLDIES

To Celebrate David Bowie, who passed away today four years ago, we have selected various 80s or 90s artists who have, during the last century, covered famous Bowie songs. They are . George Michael, Boy George, Culture Club, Rickie Lee Jones, Nina Hagen, Natalie Merchant, Dana Gillespie, Seu Jorge, Momus, Christopher Walken Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1…

Happy Birthday Rod Stewart. ‘In Good Face’

This day (January 10, 1945), in Highgate, London, England, is born James Patrick 'Rod' Stewart, a British rock singer, first the frontman for The Faces, then a solo artist.Tracklist : At the Richmond-On-Thames Jazz Festival (1965) . Gasoline Alley (w/ The Faces, 1970) . I'm Losing You (w/ The Faces, 1971) . You Wear It Well (w/ The Faces, TOTP2 1972) . Oh! No Not My Baby(TOTP, 1973) . Farewell…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 01/52

Daft Punk . Pharrell Williams, D'Angelo . David Sanborn, Trombone Shorty . Cyril Neville, Dave Matthews . Trey Anastasio, Peter Gabriel, Natalie Merchant . Michael Stipe, Jean-Luc Ponty, John Mclaughlin . Zakir Hussain, Aretha Franklin . Lou Rawls, Eric Clapton, Johnny Cash . Carl Perkins, Billy Joel . Jimmy Fallon, Joe Bonamassa . Andy Fraser, Gary Moore . Phil Lynott, Neil Young . Stephen…

Happy Birthday Michael Stipe. ‘One Stipe Beyond’

This day (January 4, 1960), in Decatur, Georgia (USA), is born Michael Stipe , a singer, songwriter and social activist, best known as the lead singer of R.E.M.Tracklist : R.E.M. – 1982 – Wolves, Lower . R.E.M. – Radio Free Europe . Pale Blue Eyes from Just Like a Movie © Laura Levine 1984 . R.E.M. – Sitting Still . Arena Brains . R.E.M. (featuring Buren Fowler on guitar) – It’s the End of the…

This week In ’90s Throwback’ 51/52

Radiohead, Live, Oasis, Stereolab, Green Day, Temple Of The Dog, Natalie Merchant, Heather Nova, The Rolling Stones, The Black Crowes, Christina Aguilera, The Prodigy They are the '90s Throwback' artists selected among the 267 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Radiohead . Exit Music Lifted from : Radiohead enchant New-York…

On TV today, 10,000 Maniacs with Jay Leno (1987)

December 4, 1987 - you do not want to miss 10,000 Maniacs with Natalie Merchant performing two songs lifted from their from their "In My Tribe" album at "The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson" hosted by Jay Leno on NBC

Me:nu Du Jour November 29 (EN.FR.ES)

>> EN FRANCAIS | >> EN ESPAÑOLTODAY We Listen To Diana Krall, Mary J. Blige, Joni Mitchell, Love, Bill Evans, Quincy Jones, Duke Ellington We Celebrate George Harrison, John Mayall, Chuck Mangione We Watch Johnny Mathis, Dionne Warwick, Julie Andrews, Brian Auger, The Police, Eric Clapton, Leonard Cohen, Marshall Tucker Band, Iron Maiden, Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper,…