Happy Birthday Otis Taylor. ‘Up To Ten Million’

This day (July 30, 1948), in Chicago, Illinois, is born Otis Taylor, an American blues musician and singer.Tracklist : 1 . Black Witch (2020) 2 . Hands On Your Stomach (2017) 3 . Ten Million Slaves (2010) 4 . Jazz à Carthage (2012) 5 . Hands on your stomach (2011) 6 . Hey Joe (2010) 7 . Mandan Woman (2009) 8 . Chicago Blues Festiva (2008) 9 . Mama's Selling Heroin (2005) Tracklist : Ten Million…

Taz sits in with Otis Taylor (2015)

May 14, 2015 - Otis Taylor and his band plus amazing 13 years old guitarist Brandon "Taz" Niederauer will be on stage at Fairfield Theater Company in Fairfield, CT.

Otis Taylor’ s ‘Fantasizing About Being Black’

Otis Taylor' s 'Fantasizing About Being Black' is his fifteenth studio album released on February 17, 2017 by Trance Blues Festival(Source Otis Taylor' s 'Fantasizing About Being Black' | Trance Blues Certified)Otis Taylor' s 'Fantasizing About Being Black' AMAZON . ITUNES . CD UNIVERSE

Otis Taylor’s ‘My World Is Gone’

Otis Taylor's 'My World Is Gone' is his thirteenth studio album released on February 12, 2013 by Telarc.Track listing1.My World Is Gone (Otis Taylor) - 04:272.Lost My Horse (Otis Taylor) - 03:303.Huckleberry Blues (Otis Taylor) - 04:404.Sand Creek Massacre Mourning (Otis Taylor) - 04:325.The Wind Comes In (Otis Taylor) - 05:486.Blue Rain in Africa (Otis Taylor) - 04:147.Never Been to the…

James Taylor records ‘JT’ his eighth album with producer Peter Asher (1977)

James Taylor's 'JT' is his eighth studio album produced by Peter Asher recorded between March 15–April 24, 1977 and released in June 1977 by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.Your Smiling Face (James Taylor) - 02:50 . 2.There We Are (James Taylor) - 03:02 . 3.Honey Don'T Leave L.A. (Danny Kortchmar) - 03:05 . 4.Another Grey Morning (James Taylor) - 02:44 . 5.Bartender'S Blues (James Taylor) -…

Singing (and Playing) Jimi Hendrix

Otis Taylor, Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Mayer, Slash, Boz Scaggs, Paul Gilbert, Gary Moore, Zakk Wylde, Ben Harper, Bruce Springsteen, Neil Young, Charlie Hunter, Steve Vai, Kenny Wayne Shepherd

This week In Male Balladeers 31/52

Tony Bennett, Randy Newman, Elvis Costello, Jimmy Buffett, Robert Cray, Leonard Cohen, Otis Taylor, Paul Anka, Eric Sardinas, Ben Harper, Jack Johnson, ‎Adam Duritz, Buddy Guy

This month In Blues Legends 03/12

Skip James, Chuck Berry, T Bone Walker, Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, Willie Dixon, Memphis Slim, Helen Humes, B.B. King, Muddy Waters, Pinetop Perkins , Otis Taylor, Ben Harper, Charlie Musselwhite, Gary Moore, Eric Clapton, Doyle Bramhall Ii, Jeff Healey, Ana Popovic, Robert Cray

Eric Bibb – Blues People

Released on November 4, 2014, "Blues People" is a studio album featuring "a collection of songs about change and hope" by Eric Bibb.Track Listing : 1.Silver Spoon (Eric Bibb) - 04:21 . 2.Driftin' Door To Door (Eric Bibb, M.J. Browne) - 03:25 . 3.God'S Mojo (Eric Bibb, Glen Scott) - 04:14 . 4.Turner Station (Eric Bibb) - 03:54 . 5.Pink Dream Cadillac (Eric Bibb) - 02:38 . 6.Chocolate Man (Guy…

This week In Male Balladeers 50/52

George Benson, Tom Verlaine, D'Angelo, George Michael, Glen Hansard, Keith Urban, Otis Redding, Brian Molko, David Clayton~Thomas, Ben Howard, Morrissey, Neil Diamond

The Rolling Stones release their twenty third album : ‘Blue & Lonesome’ (2016)

'Blue & Lonesome' by The Rolling Stones is their twenty third (British) album featuring only cover versions of blues songs.1 . Hate To See You Go 2 . Just Your Fool 3 . Blue & Lonesome (In The Studio) 4 . Ride Em On Down (Desert Trip Indio, CA, October 7 2016) 5 . Blue & Lonesome (Fan Twitter Q&A) Track Listing : 1.Just Your Fool (Buddy Johnson) - 02:16 . 2.Commit A Crime…

Wu-Tang Clan release their debut album : ‘Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)’ (1993)

Wu-Tang Clan 's 'Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)' is their debut studio album produced by group's leader RZA released on November 9, 1993, by Loud 1 . Can It Be All So Simple (Official Video) 2 . Da Mystery Of Chessboxin' (Official Video) 3 . C.R.E.A.M. (Official Video) 4 . Method Man (Official Video) 5 . Protect Ya Neck (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.Bring Da Ruckus (Rza, Ghostface Killah,…

The Temptations release ‘All Directions’ featuring ‘Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone’ and produced by Norman Whitfield (1972)

The Temptations 'All Directions' is their fifteenth album featuring 'Papa Was a Rollin' Stone,' produced by Norman Whitfield and released on July 27, 1972 by Gordy1 . Papa Was A Rolling Stone (1972) 2 . Love woke me up this morning 3 . Love Woke Me Up This Morning (Paris, 1973) 4 . The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (Paris, 1973) Track Listing : 1.Funky Music Sho Nuff Turns Me On (Barrett…

Jive publish ‘Homebase’ by DJ Jazzy Jeff & Will Smith a.k.a. The Fresh Prince (1991)

'Homebase' by DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince is their fourth studio album released on July 23, 1991 by Jive/RCA .1 . Summertime 2 . The Things That U Do 3 . Ring My Bell Track Listing : 1.I'M All That (Rick James, Will Smith, Jeff Townes) - 03:44 . . 2.Summertime (Robert "Kool" Bell, George "Funky" Brown, Robert "Spike" Mickens, Dj Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince, Claydes Smith, Alton…

Frank Zappa releases his second solo album : ‘Hot Rats’ featuring ‘Peaches en Regalia’ (1969)

Frank Zappa's 'Hot Rats' is his second solo (and his first after the dissolution of the Mothers of Invention) album recorded from July 18 till August 30, 1969 and released on October 10, 1969 by Bizarre/Reprise. 1 . Peaches and Regalia 2 . Mr.Green Genes Medley (Texas, 1973) Track listing : 1.Peaches en Regalia (Frank Zappa) - 03:38 . 2.Willie the Pimp (Frank Zappa) - 09:21 . 3.Son of Mr. Green…

Gordy publish The Temptations’ ‘With a Lot o’ Soul’ featuring ‘(I Know) I’m Losing You’ and ‘All I Need’ (1967)

The Temptations' 'With a Lot o' Soul' is an album (the most successful from their 'classic 5' era) released on July 17, 1967 by Gordy.1 . I'm Losing You 2 . Sorry Is A Sorry Word (1967) 3 . You're My Everything Track Listing : 1.(I Know) I'M Losing You (Cornelius Grant, Edward Holland, Jr., Norman Whitfield)- 02:30 . 2.Ain'T No Sun Since You'Ve Been Gone (Cornelius Grant, Sylvia Moy, Norman…

Arturo Sandoval releases ‘Trumpet Evolution’ (2003)

Arturo Sandoval's 'Trumpet Evolution' is an album ('a journey through the great trumpeters from jazz's and orchestral music's past') released on May 6, 2003 by Crescent Moon/Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Dipper Mouth Blues (King Oliver) - 02:15 . 2.When It'S Sleepy Time Down South (Clarence Muse, Otis Rene, Leon René) - 03:02 . 3.At The Jazz Band Ball (Edwin Bransford "Daddy" Edwards, Edwin Edwards,…

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s thirty-sixth album : ‘A Rose is Still a Rose’ (1998)

Aretha Franklin's 'A Rose is Still a Rose' is her thirty-sixth studio album released on March 23, 1998 by Arista.Track Listing : 1.A Rose Is Still A Rose (Lauryn Hill) - 04:27 . 2.Never Leave You Again (Sean Puffy Combs, Kelly Price, Corey Rooney) - 04:36 . 3.In Case You Forgot (Bill Dickens, Tim Gant, Michael Gray) - 04:49 . 4.Here We Go Again (Troy Lee Broussard, Jermaine Dupri, Wayne Garfield,…

Motown release ‘The Temptations Sing Smokey’ written and produced by Smokey Robinson (1965)

'The Temptations Sing Smokey' is their second studio album produced by Smokey Robinson and released on March 22, 1965 by Motown.Track Listing : 1.The Way You Do The Things You Do (Smokey Robinson, Bobby Rogers) - 02:41 . 2.Baby, Baby I Need You (Smokey Robinson) - 02:53 . 3.My Girl (Smokey Robinson, Ronald White) - 02:45 . 4.What Love Has Joined Together (Smokey Robinson, Bobby Rogers) - 02:58 .…

The Temptations release ‘Masterpiece’ fully produced and written by Norman Whitfield (1973)

The Temptations' 'Masterpiece' is an album produced and written by Norman Whitfield and released on February 21, 1973 by Gordy.Track Listing : 1.Hey Girl (I Like Your Style) (Norman Whitfield) - 04:36 . 2.Masterpiece (Norman Whitfield) - 13:49 . 3.Ma (Norman Whitfield) - 04:46 . 4.Law Of The Land (Norman Whitfield) - 05:08 . 5.Plastic Man (Norman Whitfield) - 05:53 . 6.Hurry Tomorrow (Norman…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 05/52

Carlos Santana, John Scofield, Bill Frisell, Marc Ribot & Mary Halvorson, George Benson, James Blood Ulmer, Otis Rush & Eric Clapton, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Joe Bonamassa, Prince, Steve Hackett, Toni Iommi

FRE:SH SINGING LADIES 01 – Episode 10/10

More than EIGHT hours of newly released singing ladies albums. Shuffle it! : Jane Monheit . The Puppini Sisters . Chrystel Wautier . Nicola Conte, Stefania Dipierro . Enrico Pieranunzi, Simona Severini . Cyrille Aimee . Champian Fulton . Dena Taylor . Andrea Motis . Hajdu Klàra Quartet . Jane Monheit - Songbook Sessions: Ella FitzgeraldJane Monheit revisists Ella's repertoire with Nicholas…

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.

Boys Get The Blues, Girls Too

From 'Blues Boy s Tone' to 'Little Girl Won't Quit', we have mixed 18 'Strictly Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Boys & Girls'. It has Johnnie Taylor, Roosevelt Sykes, Memphis Minnie, John Primer and many more.