Me:nu Du Jour February 3 (EN.FR.ES)

>> EN FRANCAIS | >> EN ESPAÑOLTODAY We Listen To Harry Connick, Jr., Diana Krall, Earth, Wind & Fire, David Bowie, Pearl Jam, Texas, Bob Dylan, Weather Report, Miles Davis, Modern Jazz Quartet We Celebrate Melanie, Buddy Holly, Daddy Yankee We Watch Leon Russell, Stephen Marley, Ziggy Marley, Mary J. Blige, Marc Anthony, Beyoncé, Ike Turner, Tina Turner, Tom…

Weather Report record their fourth album : ‘Sweetnighter’ for Columbia (1973)

Weather Report's 'Sweetnighter' is their fourth (and the last to feature Miroslav Vitouš) album, recorded on February 3-7, 1973 and released on April 27, 1973 by Columbia.1 . Badia / Boogie Woogie Waltz (1975, Berlin) Weather Report - Sweetnighter Track Listing : 1.Boogie Woogie Waltz (Josef Zawinul)– 13:06 . 2.Manolete (Wayne Shorter) - 05:58 . 3.Adios (Josef Zawinul) - 03:02 . 4.125Th Street…

Blue Note publish Lena Horne’s last album : ‘Seasons of a Life’ (2006)

Lena Horne's 'Seasons of a Life' is her last album recorded between 1993 and 1997 and released on January 24, 2006 by Blue Note. 1 . Maybe 2 . (On "Flip Wilson Show," 1973) 3 . Stormy Weather (1966) 4 . Stormy Weather / If You Believe Track Listing : 1.Black Is (Marissa Dodge) - 05:20 . 2.Maybe (Billy Strayhorn) - 02:42 . 3.I'Ve Got To Have You (Kris Kristofferson) - 04:15 . 4.I'Ll Always…

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…

Happy Birthday Lee Ritenour. ‘Captain Lee’

This day (January 11, 1952), in Los Angeles, California, is born Lee Ritenour, an American jazz guitarist.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Dave Grusin – KNKX Studio Session (2019) 2 . Stone Flower (2018) 3 . w/ Dave Grusin – Amager Bio (2017) 4 . A Little Bit of This and a Little Bit of That (2016) 5 . Rio Funk (2015) 6 . w/ Friends – @ Jarasum Jazz Festival (2013) 7 . w/ Dave Grusin – Minden Jazz Club ( 2012…

Sarah Vaughan records her last album : ‘Brazilian Romance’ produced by Sérgio Mendes (1987)

Sarah Vaughan's 'Brazilian Romance' is her last (and her third of Brazilian music) album produced by Sérgio Mendes, recorded in January 1987 and released the same year by Columbia.1 . So Many Stars 2 . So Many Stars (1988) Track Listing : 1.Make This City Ours Tonight (Tracy Mann, Milton Nascimento) - 02:57 . 2.Romance (Danilo Caymmi, Tracy Mann, Paulo César Pinheiro) - 03:30 . 3.Love And…

Reprise publish ‘The Electric Prunes,’ their debut and eponymous album featuring ‘I Had Too Much to Dream (Last Night)’ (1966)

'The The Electric Prunes' is their debut and eponymous album featuring 'I Had Too Much to Dream (Last Night),' produced by David Hassinger and released in December 1966 by Reprise 1 . I Had Too Much To Dream 2 . I Had Too Much To Dream 3 . Get Me To The World On Time (1967) 4 . Get Me To The World On Time 5 . Toonerville Trolley ("Mike Douglas Show") Track Listing : 1.I Had Too Much To Dream…

The Rolling Stones release their eighth album : ‘Let It Bleed’ featuring ‘Gimme Shelter,’ ‘Love in Vain,’ ‘Midnight Rambler’ and ‘You Can’t…

The Rolling Stones' 'Let It Bleed' is their eighth album (the last with Brian Jones and the first with Mick Taylor) released on December 5, 1969 by Decca / London Records.1 . Let It Bleed (Live) 2 . Love In Vain (Live) 3 . Country Honk (2016, Acoustic Version) 4 . Live With Me (Marquee Club, 1971) 5 . Midnight Rambler (Live) 6 . You Got The Silver (Beacon Theatre, New York, 2006) 7 . You Got…

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…

ESC/Birdland publish Joe Zawinul’s last album : ‘Brown Street’ recorded with the WDR Big Band (2006)

Joe Zawinul's 'Brown Street' is his last album recorded with the WDR Big Band, revisiting his old repertoire live in Vienna and released on November 27, 2006 by Esc/Birdland.1 . Brown Street 2 . A Remark You Made (w/ WDR Big Band, Koln) 3 . & WDR Big Band Track Listing : 1.Brown Street (Wayne Shorter, Joe Zawinul) - 10:58 . 2.In A Silent Way (Joe Zawinul) - 05:15 . 3.Fast City (Joe Zawinul)…

The Band record ‘The Last Waltz’ with Eric Clapton, Neil Diamond, Dr. John, Bob Dylan, Emmylou Harris, Joni Mitchell, Van Morrison and more guests (1976)

The Band's 'The Last Waltz' is a triple live album recorded on November 25, 1976 at Winterland Arena, San Francisco and released on April 7, 1978 by Warner Bros. Records 1 . Caravan (w/ Van Morrison, 11/25/1976, Winterland) 2 . The Weight (11/25/1976, Winterland) 3 . Everyone Comes Onstage (11/25/1976, Winterland) 4 . Chest Fever (11/25/1976, Winterland) 5 . The Lord's Prayer (Lawrence…

Arista Records publish Kenny G’s second cover album : ‘At Last…The Duets Album’ (2004)

Kenny G's 'At Last...The Duets Album' is his second cover album recorded with David Sanborn , Arturo Sandoval, Leann Rimes, Earth, Wind & Fire, Yolanda Adams, Daryl Hall, Chaka Khan, Gladys Knight, Richard Marx, Barbra Streisand and more and released on November 23, 2004 by Arista Records.1 . I Believe I Can Fly (w/ Yolanda Adams) 2 . Pick Up The Pieces (w/ Craig Richard, Live) 3 . Sorry…

Pat Metheny records ‘One Quiet Night’ solo on acoustic and baritone guitars (2001)

Pat Metheny's 'One Quiet Night' is a solo album recorded on November 21, 2001 and January 2003 on acoustic and baritone guitars and released on May 13, 2003 By Warner Bros.1 . Don't Know Why 2 . Song For The Boys Track Listing : 1.One Quiet Night (Pat Metheny) - 05:02 . 2.Song For The Boys (Pat Metheny) - 04:30 . 3.Don'T Know Why (Jesse Harris) - 03:08 . 4.Another Chance (Pat Metheny) - 06:48 .…

A Tribe Called Quest release ‘Midnight Marauders,’ their third album featuring ‘Award Tour’ and ‘Electric Relaxation’ (1993)

A Tribe Called Quest's 'Midnight Marauders' is their third album released on November 9, 1993 by Jive, Bmg.1 . Award Tour (Official Video) 2 . Electric Relaxation (Official Video) 3 . Oh My God (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.Midnight Marauders Tour Guide (Jonathan Davis, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Malik Taylor) - 00:45 . 2.Steve Biko (Stir It Up) (Jonathan Davis, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Malik…

Asylum publish Tom Waits’ first live album : ‘Nighthawks at the Diner’ (1975)

Tom Waits' 'Nighthawks at the Diner' is his first live (and his third overall) album released in October 1975 by Asylum.1 . Emotional Weather Report ("Rockpalast," 1977) 2 . (Warm Beer Cold Women) 3 . (Warm Beer Cold Women) Track Listing : 1.(Opening Intro) (Tom Waits) - 02:58 . 2.Emotional Weather Report (Tom Waits) - 03:47 . 3.(Intro) (Tom Waits) - 02:16 . 4.On A Foggy Night (Tom Waits) -…

Virgin publish Smashing Pumpkins third studio album : ‘Mellon Collie and Infinite Sadness’ featuring ‘1979’ and ‘Tonight, Tonight’ (1995)

The Smashing Pumpkins' 'Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness' is their third studio album featuring '1979' and 'Tonight, Tonight,' produced by leader Billy Corgan, Alan Moulder and Flood and released on October 23, 1995 by Virgin1 . Zero (Official Video) 2 . 1979 (Official Video) 3 . Tonight, Tonight (Official Video) 4 . ThirtyT(hree (Official Video)) 5 . Bullet With Butterfly Wings 6 . Tonight,…

Blondie release ‘Eat to the Beat,’ their fourth album featuring ‘Dreaming’ and ‘Atomic’ (1979)

Blondie's 'Eat to the Beat' is their fourth studio album produced by Mike Chapman and released in October 1979 by Chrysalis1 . Dreaming (Apollo Theatre, 1979) 2 . The Hardest Part ("Midnight Special," 1979) 3 . The Hardest Part (2009, Live) 4 . Union City Blue (Official Video) 5 . Shayla (1979 ) 6 . Eat To The Beat 7 . Accidents Never Happen (1979) 8 . Die Young Stay Pretty 9 . Slow Motion…

The Who spend two nights in New-York (1982)

October 12, 1982 - it is the first of the two concerts that The Who featuring Kenney Jones will give for their (supposedly) last tour ever at Shea Stadium, New York City, NY, More Info

Paul Simon releases his fourth album : ‘Still Crazy After All These Years’ featuring ’50 Ways to Leave Your Lover’ (1975)

Paul Simon's 'Still Crazy After All These Years' is hise fourth studio album co-produced with, Phil Ramone and released on October 6, 1975 by Columbia.1 . Still Crazy After All These Years 2 . Still Crazy After All These Years 3 . Do It For Your Love (BBC TV ) 4 . Do It For Your Love ("The Paul Simon Special," 1977 ) 5 . 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover Track Listing : 1.Still Crazy After All…

Rough Trade publish The Smiths’ fourth and final album : ‘Strangeways, Here We Come’ (1987)

The Smiths' 'Strangeways, Here We Come' is their fourth and final studio album produced by Stephen Street and band members Johnny Marr and Morrissey, and released on September 28, 1987 by Rough Trade Records1 . Girlfriend In A Coma (Official Video) 2 . Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One Before (Official Video) 3 . I Started Something I Couldn't Finish (w/ Morrissey, Arlene Schnitzer Hall,…

We remember Miles Davis. ‘Last Miles’

This day (September 28, 1991), in Santa Monica, California, died Miles Dewey Davis III a.k.a. Miles Davis, a America trumpeter.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Chaka Khan – Human Nature (Montreux 1989) 2 . DonT Stop Me Now (Paris 1989) 3 . Time After Time (1985) 4 . Bitches Brew (1970) 5 . Perfect Way 6 . Joshua (1964) 7 . w/ Marcus Miller – Mr Pastorius 8 . Gingerbread Boy (1967) 9 . Round About Midnight…

‘Jobim, Hancock & Friends’ Tom Jobim’s last concert

On September 27, 1993, in Sao Paulo 'Tom' Jobim joins a group of American and Brazilian artists - Herbie Hancock, Joe Henderson, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Ron Carter, Harvey Mason, Shirley Horn, John Hendricks, Gal Costa, Oscar Castro-Neves, Paulo Jobim and Alex Acuna - to perform four songs during what will stay as his last Brazilian public performance. Jobim will pass away the next year.Track Listing…

Sting releases his eleventh album : ‘The Last Ship’ based on his eponymous musical to be premiered the following year (2013)

Sting's 'The Last Ship' is his eleventh (his first since 2003) studio album released on September 20, 2013 by Cherrytree, Interscope, A&M.1 . The Last Ship Interview (BBC Breakfast, 2013) 2 . The Origins Of The Last Ship 3 . A Practical Arrangement (BBC The One Show, 2013) Track Listing : 1.The Last Ship (Sting) - 03:50 . 2.Dead Man'S Boots (Sting) - 03:29 . 3.And Yet (Sting) - 03:52 .…

Kings of Leon release their fourth album : ‘Only By the Night’ (2008)

Kings of Leon's 'Only by the Night' is their fourth studio album produced by Jacquire King and Angelo Petraglia and released on September 19, 2008 by The Control Group / RCA1 . Closer (on "Letterman") 2 . Closer (Lollapalooza, 2014) 3 . Crawl (on "Letterman") 4 . Crawl (Live) 5 . Sex On Fire (Official Video) 6 . Sex On Fire (on "Letterman") 7 . Use Somebody (Official Video) 8 . Use Somebody…

Mute publish Richard Hawley’s fourth album : ‘Coles Corner’ (2005)

Richard Hawley's 'Coles Corner' is his fourth studio album co-produced with Colin Elliot and Mike Timm and released on September 5, 2005 by Mute1 . Coles Corner 2 . Coles Corner (Glastonbury Park Stage, 24/06/2016) 3 . Just Like The Rain (The Devil's Arse Cave) 4 . Just Like The Rain (JD Set, 2006) 5 . Hotel Room (Fib Festival 08) 6 . Hotel Room (Glasgow, 2012) 7 . Darlin' Wait For Me ("Steve…

Geffen Records publish B.B. King’s twenty fourth album : ‘One Kind Favor’ produced by T-Bone Burnett (2008)

B.B. King's 'One Kind Favor' is his twenty fourth studio album produced by T-Bone Burnett and released on August 26, 2008 by Geffen Records. 1 . See That My Grave Is Kept Clean (The Royal Albert Hall, 2011) Track listing : 1.See That My Grave Is Kept Clean (Blind Lemon Jefferson) - 04:49 . 2.I Get So Weary (T-Bone Walker) - 04:17 . 3.Get These Blues Off Me (Lee Vida Walker) - 04:30 . 4.How…

Happy Birthday Kenny Burrell. ‘Round Midnight Blue’

This day (July 31, 1931), in Detroit, Michigan, is born Kenny Burrell, an American jazz guitarist.Tracklist : 1 . All Star Guitar Night (2015) 2 . w/ Stevie Wonder – Live in Hollywood (2011) 3 . All Blues 4 . Jeannine (1990) 5 . w/ Grover Washington - Summertime 6 . Jazz Guitar (1987) 7 . w/ Grant Green & Barney Kessel - Blue Mist 8 . w/ Bill Evans - A Child Is born (1978) Tracklist :…

AC/DC release their fifth album (and the last with Bon Scott) : ‘Highway to Hell’ (1979)

AC/DC's 'Highway to Hell' is their fifth studio album (sixth in Australia) (the last featuring Bon Scott) released on July 27 , 1979 by Albert / Atlantic.1 . Highway to Hell (River Plate, December 2009) 2 . Highway to Hell (Official Video) 3 . Girls Got Rhythm (Plaza De Toros De Las Ventas, July 1996) 4 . Girls Got Rhythm (Top Pop, Holland, November 1979) 5 . Walk All Over You (Official Video) 6…

Mercury publish “Too-Rye-Ay,” Dexys Midnight Runners’ second album featuring ‘Come On Eileen’ (1982)

Dexys Midnight Runners' 'Too-Rye-Ay' is their second studio album featuring 'Come On Eileen' released on July 22, 1982 by Mercury1 . Celtic Soul Brothers (1983) 2 . The Celtic Soul Brothers ("The Tube" 1983) 3 . Plan B / Let's Make This Precious (Germany, 1983) 4 . Let's Make This Precious (Live, 1982) 5 . All In All / Jackie Wilson Said (Germany, 1983) 6 . All In All (This One Last Wild Waltz) 7…

Weather Report record ‘Night Passage,’ live in a Los Angeles studio (1980)

Weather Report's 'Night Passage' is their eleventh album recorded live before a crowd of 250 people on July 12 and 13, 1980 and released the same year by Columbia.1 . Fast City (Live, 1983) Track Listing : 1.Night Passage (Joe Zawinul) - 06:30 . 2.Dream Clock (Joe Zawinul) - 06:26 . 3.Port Of Entry (Wayne Shorter) - 05:09 . 4.Forlorn (Joe Zawinul) - 03:55 . 5.Rockin' In Rhythm (Duke Ellington,…

Reprise publish Joni Mitchell’s fourth album ‘Blue’ featuring ‘River’ (1971)

Joni Mitchell's 'Blue' is her fourth album released on June 22, 1971 by Reprise.1 . All I Want (Live) 2 . Joni Mitchell 3 . Carey 4 . BLUE 5 . A Case of You 6 . On Blue Track Listing : 1.All I Want (Joni Mitchell) - 03:32 . 2.My Old Man (Joni Mitchell) - 03:33 . 3.Little Green (Joni Mitchell) - 03:25 . 4.Carey (Joni Mitchell) - 03:00 . 5.Blue (Joni Mitchell) - 03:00 . 6.California (Joni Mitchell)…

Asylum publish Tom Waits’ ‘Heartattack and Vine,’ his last album for the label (1980)

Tom Waits' 'Heartattack and Vine' is his sixth studio album recorded from June 16 till July 15, 1980 and released in September 1980 by Asylum.1 . Heart Attack and Vine 2 . Till The Money Runs Out (1980) 3 . On The Nickel (1979) 4 . On The Nickel 5 . Mr Siegal (Live) Track Listing : 1.Heartattack And Vine (Tom Waits) - 04:50 . 2.In Shades (Tom Waits) - 04:25 . 3.Saving All My Love For You (Tom…