P-Funk All-Stars release their debut album : ‘Urban Dancefloor Guerillas’ (1983)

P-Funk All-Stars 'Urban Dancefloor Guerillas' is their debut album featuring George Clinton, Sly Stone, Bootsy Collins and various members of Parliament and Funkadelic and released in 1983 By Uncle Jam/Cbs.Track Listing : 1.Generator Pop (George Clinton, Garry Shider, David Spradley) - 04:59 . 2.Acupuncture (Dewayne Mcknight, George Clinton) - 04:23 . 3.One Of Those Summers (George Clinton,…

We Remember Gregg Allman

May 27, 2017 - Mr.Gregory Lenoir Allman simply known as Gregg Allman, American singer-songwriter and musician, founding member of the Allman Brothers Band. passed away aged 52. He is remembered.Allman Brothers Band' s 'Eat a Peach' is their third studio album (the last with Duane Allman) produced by Tom Dowd and released on February 12, 1972 >> Allman Brothers Band 's 'Brothers and…

Greyboy Allstars – Inland Emperor

AND ALSOMORE MUSIC WITH THE GREYBOY ALLSTARSMORE JAZZBUY IT FROMAMAZONITUNESCD UNIVERSEInland Emperor' is the new record by The Greyboy Allstars, their fourth studio album, their first in six years.REVIEWSLos Angeles TimesThe Greyboy Allstars return next week with 'Inland EmperorIn the mid '90s, there weren't many safer bets on the West Coast for a raucous, funk-leaning good time than San Diego's

Funky Saxophones

Featuring Karl Denson . The Greyboy Allstars . Left Coast Boogaloo . Sunday Driver . Richard Tee . Lenny Picket . Maceo Parker . Baby Knows . Doc Kupka . The Funky Doctor . Tower Of Power . Stroke '75 . Brass Construction . Get Up . Kevin C. . Bunny Slap . Funky Sax

Def Jam publish Public Enemy’s second album :’It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back’ featuring ‘Don’t Believe The Hype’ (1988)

Public Enemy's 'It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back' is their second studio album produced by member Chuck D and Hank Shocklee and released on June 28, 1988.by Def Jam / Columbia1 . Countdown To Armageddon (Chuck D Intro, Sydney) 2 . Countdown To Armageddon / Mind Terrorist (Live) 3 . Bring The Noise (Original Video) 4 . Bring The Noise (Official Video, w/ Anthrax) 5 . Don't Believe The…

Jay-Z releases his debut album : ‘ Reasonable Doubt’ featuring Mary J. Blige and The Notorious B.I.G. (1996)

Jay-Z' 'Reasonable Doubt' is his debut studio album featuring Mary J. Blige and The Notorious B.I.G. among others and released on June 25, 1996 by Roc-A-Fella / Priority1 . Can't Knock the Hustle (w/ Mary j. Blige) 2 . Can't Knock the Hustle (w/ Mary j. Blige, at David Letterman 04.04.2008) 3 . The Making of Reasonable Doubt: Brooklyns Finest 4 . Dead Presidents (Official Video) 5 . Dead…

Beck releases his second official album : ‘Odelay’ featuring ‘Where It’s At’ (1996)

Beck's 'Odelay' feat. 'Where It's At' is his second official studio album, originally released on June 18, 1996 by Dgc.1 . Devils Haircut (Official Video) 2 . Devils Haircut (2 Meter Sessions) 3 . Devil's Haircut (Later With Jools Holland, 1997) 4 . Hotwax (San Francisco, Treasure Island Music Festival 2013) 5 . The New Pollution (Official Video) 6 . The New Pollution (Official Video) 7 . The New…

Miles Davis records ‘On the Corner’ for Columbia (1972)

Miles Davis' 'On the Corner' is a studio album recorded on June 1, 6 and July 7, 1972 and released on October 11, 1972 by Columbia.1 . Turnaroundphrase (November 3 1973, Vienna) 2 . On The Corner Session (Interviews NY) Track Listing : 1.On The Corner; New York Girl; Thinkin' One Thing And Doin' Another; Vote For Miles (Miles Davis) - 20:02 . 2.Black Satin (Miles Davis) - 05:20 . 3.One And One…

Happy Birthday Bob Dylan. ‘We Do Look Back’

This day (May 24, 1941), in Duluth, Minnesota is born Robert Allen Zimmerman better known as Bob Dylan, American singer, poet & songwriter and Nobel prizeDigest Tracklist : Blowing In The Wind (1963) . Mr. Tambourine Man (Newport Folk Festival, 1964) . Like a Rolling Stone (1966) . I Threw It All Away (The Johnny Cash Show, 1969) . Soundcheck in NYC (w/ George Harrison, 1971) . Knockin' on…

Ice Cube releases ‘AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted,’ his first album after his split from N.W.A. (1990)

Ice Cube's 'AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted' is his solo debut studio album released on May 16, 1990 after his split from N.W.A. by Priority.Track Listing : 1.Better Off Dead (Sir Jinx) - 01:03 . 2.The Nigga Ya Love To Hate (Ice Cube, E. Sadler) - 03:15 . . 3.Amerikkka'S Most Wanted (Ice Cube, E. Sadler, Keith Shocklee) - 04:05 . . 4.What They Hittin' Foe? (The Average White Band, Ice Cube) - 01:20 .…

Happy Birthday Eric Burdon. ‘Once An Animal’

This day (May 11, 1941), in Walker, Newcastle upon Tyne, is born Eric Burdon, an English singer best known as vocalist of The Animals, and War.Digest Tracklist : w/ Paint In Black (2019) . Spill the Wine (2017) . It's My Life (2015) . When I Was Young (2013) . w/ The Animals - House of The Rising Sun (2011) . Mother Earth Live (2006) . When I Was Young (1998) . w/ Brian Auger Band - Tobacco…

Grace Jones releases ‘Nightclubbing,’ her fifth album featuring ‘Pull Up to the Bumper’ (1981)

Grace Jones' 'Nightclubbing' is her fifth studio album recorded at At Compass Point, Bahamas with a team of session musicians and released on May 11, 1981.Track Listing : 1.Walking In The Rain (Harry Vanda, George Young) - 04:18 . 2.Pull Up To The Bumper (Grace Jones, Koo Koo Baya, Dana Mano) - 04:41 . 3.Use Me (Bill Withers) - 05:04 . 4.Nightclubbing (David Bowie, Iggy Pop) - 05:06 . 5.Art…

Happy Birthday Iggy Pop. ‘Most For Life’

This day (April 21, 1947), in Muskegon, Michigan, U.S.A., is born James Newell Osterberg, Jr. better known as Iggy Pop, American singer-songwriter, front man for The StoogesDigest Tracklist : 1970 (w/ The Stooges, Goose Lake 1970) . Sixteen . I'm Bored (OGWT, 1976) . Funtime (w/ David Bowie, 1977) . Lust For Life + Pumpin For Jill (Cabaret Tour, 1981) . Eat Or Be Eaten (1982) . Wild One (1986) .…

We wish ‘Gefeliciteerd!’ to Han Bennink. ‘Let It Bennink’

This day (April 17, 1942), in Zaandam, the Netherlands, is born Donald Hantopher 'Han' Bennink, a Dutch jazz drummer and percussionist.Digest Tracklist : w/ Uri Caine (2018) . w/ Terrie Ex (2016) . Desktop Drumming HEREZIE (2014) . Solo Improvisation At Bishopsgate Institute, London . Anton Goudsmit En Han Bennink Spelen Traps No. 1 (2009) . Cheltenham (2008) . w/ Trio Bbg (2006) . Live @…

Motown publish ‘Together’ by Marvin Gaye & Mary Wells, their only album (1964)

'Together' by Marvin Gaye & Mary Wells is their only studio album released on April 15, 1964 by Motown.Track Listing : 1.Once Upon A Time (Barney Ales, Dave Hamilton, Clarence Paul, William Mickey Stevenson) - 02:32 . 2.'Deed I Do (Walter Hirsch, Fred Rose) - 03.00 . 3.Until I Met You (Freddie Green, Don Wolf) - 03:26 . 4.Together (Buddy G. Desylva, Lew Brown, Ray Henderson) - 02:49 . 5.(I…

Happy Birthday to Al Green. ‘Al(leluia) Green’

This day (April 13, 1946), in Forrest City, Arkansas, is born Albert Greene a.k.a. Al Green, an American gospel and soul music singer.Digest Tracklist : Simply Beautiful (2019) . I'm still in love with you . How Can You Mend A Broken Heart . w/ Ann Nesby - Put It On Paper . Lets Stay Together (2010) . w/ Ben E. King, Teddy Pendergrass, Chuck Jackson, Brian Mcknight - Stand By Me (1993) . w/…

Since it’s Agnetha’s Birthday, let’s have a ‘ABBA At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, singer Agnetha Fältskog a 'Happy @|#} th Birthday,' we found it was the perfect time to playlist the 'BESTS' of her band : ABBA CREDITSPhoto : Kevin OliverAudio : Dancing Queen . Mamma Mia . Take a Chance on Me . The Winner Takes It All . Waterloo . Knowing Me, Knowing You . Fernando . Super Trouper . Money, Money, Money . Lay All Your Love on Me . Video : Dancing Queen .…

Stan Getz records ‘Sweet Rain’ with Chick Corea et al (1967)

Stan Getz' 'Sweet Rain' is an album recorded on March 21 & 30, 1967 with Chick Corea, Ron Carter and Grady Tate and released in July 1967.Track Listing : 1.Litha (Chick Corea) - 08:30 . 2.O Grande Amor (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius Demoraes) - 04:44 . 3.Sweet Rain (Mike Gibbs) - 07:12 . 4.Con Alma (Dizzy Gillespie) - 08:06 . 5.Windows (Chick Corea) - 08:57 Musicians : Stan Getz - Tenor…

We remember Chuck Berry. ‘Ageless Rocker & Bluesman’

This day (March 18, 2017), in St. Charles County, Missouri, died Charles Edward Anderson 'Chuck' Berryan American guitarist, singe, songwriter and rock and roll pioneerTracklist : Johnny B. Goode (1958) . You Never Can Tell . Roll over Beethoven (1972) . Maybellene (1958) . Sweet Little Sixteen . No Particular Place To Go . w/ Tina Turner - Rock n roll music . Carol . w/ Robert Cray - Brown Eyed…

Happy Birthday Sly Stone. ‘Sly, Higher and (one year) Older’

This day (March 15, 1943), in Denton, Texas, is born Sylvester Stewart, a.k.a. Sly Stone, an American musician, songwriter and frontman for Sly & the Family Stone.Tracklist : If You Want Me To Stay (2008) . Hot Fun In The Summertime & Wanna Take U Higher . Higher (1984) . w/ Tom Jones - Everyday People (1976) . Thank You (1970) . I Want To Take You Higher (1969) . w/ George Clinton -…

As We wish Jon Bon Jovi, a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Bon Jovi At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, American singer Jon Bon Jovi a 'Happy Birthday,' the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Bon Jovi CREDITSPhoto : Sarah K. AndrewAudio : Livin' on a Prayer . You Give Love a Bad Name . It's My Life . Wanted Dead or Alive . Always . Bed Of Roses . Runaway . Have A Nice Day . Bad Medicine . I'll Be There For You . Video : It's My Life . Always . Livin' On A Prayer…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°336 – Vintage 2000s Music Videos

The Ting Tings, Daphne . Celeste, Bob Marley vs. Funkstar De Luxe, Junior Jack, Goldfrapp, Timo Maas . Kira, Girls Of FHM . Commander Tom, 2Play, allSTARS, Dario GThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (08/52) BUT ... in the Noughties 2000s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'Music…

Happy Birthday Lee Ritenour. ‘Captain Lee’

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

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 02/52

Al Caiola, Frank Vignola, Bucky Pizzarelli, John Pizzarelli, Marc Ribot, Jim Hall, Mike Stern, Lee Ritenour, John Mclaughlin, Paco De Lucia, Al Di Meola, George Benson, Jan Akkerman, Robben Ford, Jimmy PageThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 247 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Al Caiola . Frank Vignola . Misty…

We remember Freddie Hubbard ‘Hubiquity’

This day (December 29, 2008), in Sherman Oaks, California, died Freddie Hubbard, an American jazz trumpeter.Tracklist : w/ Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter - Cantaloupe Island (1985) . The Intrepid Fox (1990) . w/ Joe Henderson - Maiden Voyage (1986) . Fantasy In D (1982) . Straight Life (1975) . Birdlike (1967) . w/ Art Blakey - Moanin' (1992) . Tracklist : Red Clay . Open Sesame .…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°304 – Vintage 2000s Music Videos

Outwork, 3OH!3, Mariah Carey, . Of . Kind, Hound Dogs, Skandi Girls, Lionel Richie, Atomic Kitten, Faithless, Kylie Minogue, Dannii Minogue, Ian Van DahlThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (52/52) BUT ... in the Noughties 2000s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Outwork . Elektro…

This week In Soul Artists 49/52

Otis Redding, Macy Gray, Shalamar, The Temptations, George Clinton, James Brown, Queen Latifah, Beyoncé, Martha Reeves, The Vandellas, Ike and Tina Turner, Stevie Wonder, Charlie Wilson. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 313 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Otis Redding . Respect Lifted from : On TV today, Otis Redding…

Happy Birthday Randy Brecker. ‘Brother Randy’

This day (November 27, 1945), in Cheltenham, Pennsylvania, is born Randy Brecker, an American trumpeter and flugelhornist.Digest Tracklist : Now's the Time (2020) . w/ Chad Lefkowitz-Brown & F. Giachino trio – @ Torino Jazz Festival (2019) . Some Skunk Funk (2018) . w/ Marvin Stamm – A Night of Jazz (2017) . w/ Andrei Kondakov – ДЖАЗ НА ДНЕПРЕ (2016) . w/ Bob Mintzer – Some skunk funk (2012)…

We remember Lester Bowie. ‘Lester, Seriously?’

This day (November 8, 1999), in New York, died Lester Bowie, an American jazz trumpet player composer, bandleader, member of the AACM and cofounder of the Art Ensemble of Chicago.Digest Tracklist : w/ Steel Band - Umbria Jazz Festival . w/ Brass Fantasy - Jazzfest Berlin'86 . w/ New York Organ'S Ensemble - Live (1994= . w/ Moussa 'Vieux' Kantè - Nightown Rotterdam1997 . The Art Ensemble Of…

We Remember Peter Green. ‘Blues in Green’

This day (July 25, 2020), in Canvey Island, Essex, England, died Peter Green, a British guitarist and the co-founder of Fleetwood MacDigest Tracklist : w/ Fleetwood Mac - Oh Well (1969) . Blues Get Off My Shoulder (2010) . The Thrill Is Gone . Albatross . Man Of The World . w/ The Splinter Group - The Supernatural . Heavy Heart (1971) . w/ Fleetwood Mac - Need Your Love So Bad . w/ Fleetwood Mac…

Snoop, Georg and Bootsy jam together (2005)

October 26, 2005 - Snoop Dogg, George Clinton, Bootsy Collins and the whole the P-Funk All-Stars will celebrate the BET Silver Anniversary Special at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles More Info

Happy Birthday Bootsy Collins. ‘Bootsylicious’

This day (October 26, 1951), in Cincinnati, Ohio, is born Bootsy Collins, an American funk bassist and singer.Digest Tracklist : The Power of The One (2020) . w/ The Rubber Band – Bootsy Play-Cation (2019) . w/ Kali Uchis – Worth My While (2018) . Body Slam (2014) . I’d Rather be with you (2011) . w/ Snoop Dogg, George Clinton – Medley (2005) . Stretchin’Out . w/ P-Funk All Stars – Mothership…

Horace Silver finishes the recording of ‘Song for My Father,’ an album for Blue Note (1964)

Horace Silver's 'Song for My Father' is an album recorded on October 31, 1963; January 28 and October 26, 1964 and released In 1965 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Song For My Father (Horace Silver) - 07:17 . 2.The Natives Are Restless Tonight (Horace Silver) - 06:09 . 3.Calcutta Cutie (Horace Silver) - 08:31 . 4.Que Pasa (Horace Silver) - 07:47 . 5.The Kicker (Joe Henderson) – 05:26 . 6.Lonely…

This week In Soul Artists 43/52

Womack, Womack, Sam, Dave, Al Green, Bootsy Collins, Beyoncé, George Benson . Al Jarreau, John Legend, Stevie Wonder, Prince, James Brown, Nina Simone, The SupremesThey are the Soul Artists selected among the 419 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Womack . Womack . Teardrops Lifted from : On Dutch TV, Womack . Womack at '2 Meter…

We remember Art Blakey. ‘Art Bop’

This day (October 16, 1990), in New York City, New York, died Art Blakey, was an American jazz drummer.Digest Tracklist : Big Band - Blues March (1988) . w/ The Jazz Messengers - Along Came Betty . w/ The Jazz Messengers, Freddy Hubbard - One By One (1982) . Gipsy Folk Tales (1976) . Drum Solo (1965) . w/ The Jazz Messengers - Dat Dere (1961) . w/ The Jazz Messengers - A Night In Tunisia…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°257 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Robert Palmer, 20 Fingers, Lo Fidelity Allstars, Dj Quicksilver, Phil Collins, Mariah Carey, . Homeboy . Hippie And . Funki Dredd, Fatboy Slim, Les Rythmes Digitales, Twenty . Seven, Just Luis, Eyes CreamThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (41/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious…

Happy Birthday John Mellencamp

October 7, 1951 - John Mellencamp, American musician & singer, known before as John Cougar is 69. Happy Birthday Sir John Mellencamp's 'The Lonesome Jubilee' is his ninth studio album released on August 24, 1987 by Mercury Records. >> you do not want to miss Paul Simon and John Mellencamp on NBC "The Hard Rock" where they will perform "Dirty Old Town", "Written on the Wind" and…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°245 – New Music Videos

Ed Sheeran, Alex Warren, Kacey Musgraves, Alice Merton, Sega Bodega, Badbadnotgood, Chlöe, Remi Wolf, Tom Rosenthal, Muna, Starset, Courtney BarnettThey are the performers of twelve brand new videos that amused, puzzled and sometimes shocked us, these past days. Beware possibly NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Ed Sheeran . Shivers Lyrics >>…

Happy Birthday Chrissie Hynde

September 7, 19** - Miss Christine Ellen Hynde simply known as Chrissie Hynde, an American singer, founding member of The Pretenders. is @)_!. Happy Birthday Miss 'Pretenders' is their debut eponymous studio album released on 7 January 1980 and featuring the hit singles 'Stop Your Sobbing' and 'Brass in Pocket' >> The Pretenders ' 'Pretenders II' is their second studio album produced by…

Bruce, Chuck, Aretha et al open RRHOF (1995)

September 2, 1995 - Bruce Springsteen, Chuck Berry, John Mellencamp, Martha Reeves, Bon Jovi, Eric Burdon, Melissa Etheridge, Al Green, Pretenders, Soul Asylum, Iggy Pop, Lou Reed, Sheryl Crow, Larry Graham, George Clinton, The P. Funk All Stars, The Kinks, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bob Dylan, The Allman Brothers Band, Slash, Boz Scaggs, Aretha Franklin and more. They all take part in the "Concert For Rock…