Peter & Gordon are back together (2007)

November 3, 2007 - British legendary duo Peter & Gordon - that is Peter Asher and Gordon Waller - are reunited for a trip down memory lane at Casino Rama Resort in Rama, Ontario, Canada

On TV today, Oscar Peterson meets Dexter Gordon (1969)

October 30, 1969 - Oscar Peterson (p), Sam Jones (b), Bobby Durham (d) and Dexter Gordon (ts) will tape a TV show at "Jazz in Studio 1" in Copenhagen, Denmark<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Oscar-Peterson-–-And-The-Oscar-Goes-To-RVJ.jpg' alt='Oscar Peterson - And The Oscar Goes To …' width='190' height='161'/><img…

Lester Young records the album ‘The President Plays’ with the Oscar Peterson Quartet (1952)

Lester Young's 'The President Plays' is a studio album recorded on November 28, 1952 with the Oscar Peterson Quartet and released in June 1954 By Norgran Records.Track Listing : 1.Ad Lib Blues (Oscar Peterson, Lester Young) - 05:54 . 2.I Can'T Get Started (Vernon Duke, Ira Gershwin) - 03:41 . 3.Just You, Just Me (Jesse Greer, Raymond Klages) - 07:40 . 4.Almost Like Being In Love (Alan Jay…

Verve tape ‘Oscar Peterson Plays the Duke Ellington Song book’ (1959)

'Oscar Peterson Plays the Duke Ellington Song book' is an album recorded between July 14 and August 9, 1959 with Ray Brown on double bass and Ed Thigpen on drums and released the same year by Verve.1 . Take the A train 2 . In a Mellow Tone (w/ Ella Fitzgerald) 3 . During this Time (w/ Ben Webster) 4 . I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good (w/ Ben Webster, 1972) Track listing : 1.Cotton Tail (Duke…

Charisma publish Peter Gabriel’ s fifth album ‘So’ featuring ‘Sledgehammer’ & ‘Don’t Give Up’ (1986)

Peter Gabriel's 'So' is his fifth studio album co-produced with Daniel Lanois, featuring 'Sledgehammer' & 'Don't Give Up' and released on May 19, 1986 by Charisma RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Red Rain (Peter Gabriel) - 05:39 . 2.Sledgehammer (Peter Gabriel) - 05:12 . 3.Don'T Give Up (Peter Gabriel) - 06:33 . 4.That Voice Again (Peter Gabriel, David Rhodes) - 04:53 . 5.In Your Eyes (Peter Gabriel)…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella and Oscar’ with Oscar Peterson and Ray Brown, live in Los Angeles (1975)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Ella and Oscar' is an album recorded with Oscar Peterson and Ray Brown, on May 19, 1975 and released .the same year by Pablo.Track Listing : 1.Mean To Me (Fred E. Ahlert, Roy Turk) - 03:30 . 2.How Long Has This Been Going On? (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 04:59 . 3.When Your Lover Has Gone (Einar Aaron Swan) - 04:58 . 4.More Than You Know (Edward Eliscu, Billy Rose,…

We remember Dexter Gordon. ‘The True Dexter’

This day (April 25, 1990), in Philadelphia, died Dexter Gordon, an American jazz tenor saxophonist.Digest Tracklist : Laura . Body And Soul (1982) . Tanya . Cheesecake (1977) . ‪The Shadow Of Your Smile (1974) . Gingerbread Boy (1973) . I Want More (1964) . Night In Tunisia (1964) . Lady Bird (1964) . You'Ve Changed (1963) . Tracklist : Willow Weep for Me . Cheese Cake . Darn That Dream . I…

Al Green releases ‘Let’s Stay Together,’ an album produced By Willie Mitchell (1972)

Al Green's 'Let's Stay Together' is an album produced By Willie Mitchell and released on January 31, 1972 by HI1 . Let's Stay Together (Live) 2 . How Can You Mend A Broken Heart (Live On "Soul!," 1972) 3 . Judy ( On "Soul!") Al Green - Let's Stay Together Track Listing : 1.Let'S Stay Together (Al Green, Jackson, Willie Mitchell) - 03:18 . 2.La-La For You (Al Green, Willie Mitchell) - 03:31 .…

Nat King Cole records an album arranged by Nelson Riddle : ‘Nat King Cole Sings for Two In Love’ (1953)

'Nat King Cole Sings for Two In Love' is an album arranged by Nelson Riddle, recorded on January 27, 28, 1953 and August 23, 25, 1955 and released by Capitol.1 . A Handful Of Stars 2 . Tenderly (w/ Oscar Peterson) 3 . There Will Never Be Another You Track Listing : 1.Love Is Here To Stay (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 02:49 . 2.A Handful Of Stars (Jack Lawrence, Ted Shapiro) - 03:26 . 3.This…

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…

Michael Brecker records ‘Wide Angles,’ an album for Verve (2003)

Michael Brecker's 'Wide Angles' is an album recorded on January 22 & 24, 2003 and released on September 9, 2003 by Verve.1 . Broadband, 2004 2 . Blue Note Tokyo, 2004 Track Listing : 1.Broadband (Michael Brecker) - 06:45 . 2.Cool Day In Hell (Michael Brecker) - 07:51 . 3.Angle Of Repose (Michael Brecker) - 06:41 . 4.Tumbuktu (Michael Brecker) - 07:51 . 5.Night Jessamine (Michael Brecker) -…

Dean Martin releases his first studio album : ‘Dean Martin Sings’ (1953)

'Dean Martin Sings' is his first studio album featuring eight songs from the Martin & Lewis film 'The Stooge' and released on January 12, 1953 by Capitol.1 . Whos Your Little Who Zis 2 . Oh Marie 3 . That's Amore (1956) 4 . When You're Smiling Track Listing : 1.Who'S Your Little Who-Zis! (Al Goering, Ben Bernie, Walter Hirsch) - 02:19 . 11.When You'Re Smiling (Larry Shay, Mark Fischer, Joe…

Tori Amos releases her debut album : ‘Little Earthquakes’ featuring ‘Silent All These Years’, ‘China’, ‘Winter’ and ‘Crucify’ (1992)

Tori Amos''Little Earthquakes' is her debut solo album featuring 'Silent All These Years', 'China', 'Winter' and 'Crucify' and released in England on January 6, 1992 by East West/ Atlantic.1 . Crucify (Official Video) 2 . Silent All These Years (Official Video) 3 . Silent All These Years (Montreux 1991/1992) 4 . Silent All These Years 5 . Precious Things 6 . Precious Things (Montreux, 1991) 7 .…

Warner Bros. publish Jaco Pastorius’ third album : ‘Invitation’ recorded with his Word of Mouth big band (1983)

Jaco Pastorius 'Invitation' is his third album recorded with his Word of Mouth big band and released in December 1983 by Warner Bros.1 . Invitation 2 . Amerika (Montreal) 3 . Soul Intro / The Chicken (Live, 1982) 4 . Continuum (Live, w/ Word Of Mouth Big Band) 5 . Liberty City 6 . Liberty City 7 . Sophisticated Lady (w/ Toots Thielemans 8 . Fannie Mae Track Listing : 1.Invitation (Bronislaw…

Geffen Records publish Mary J. Blige’s seventh album : ‘The Breakthrough’ (2005)

Mary J. Blige's 'The Breakthrough' is her seventh studio album released on December 20, 2005 by Geffen Records.1 . Enough Cryin (w/ Brook Lynn, Official Video) 2 . Enough Cryin' (Live) 3 . Be Without You (Official Video) 4 . Take Me As I Am (Official Video) 5 . Take Me As I Am (Live) 6 . Baggage (Live) 7 . Can't Hide From Luv (w/ JayZ(, "Sessions @ AOL) ) 8 . One (w/ U2, Official Video) Track…

Artists United Against Apartheid release a collective album ‘Sun City’ produced by Steven Van Zandt (1985)

Artists United Against Apartheid's 'Sun City' is an album featuring Miles Davis, Bono and Bob Dylan among other guests produced by Steven Van Zandt and released on December 7, 1985 by EMI / Manhattan Records1 . Artists United Against Apartheid, Sun City 2 . Sun City Track Listing : 1.Sun City (Steven Van Zandt) – 07:12 . 2.No More Apartheid (Peter Gabriel) – 07:10 . 3.Revolutionary Situation -…

Jaco Pastorius records ‘The Birthday Concert’ in Florida for Warner Bros. (1995)

Jaco Pastorius' 'The Birthday Concert' is a live album recorded on December 1, 1981, at Mr. Pip'S In Ft. Lauderdale in Florida and released on September 26, 1995. by Warner Bros.1 . Invitation 2 . Three Views Of A Secret 3 . Liberty City Track Listing : 1.Soul Intro/The Chicken (Pee Wee Ellis, Jaco Pastorius) - 08:01 . 2.Continuum (Jaco Pastorius) - 02:34 . 3.Invitation (Bronislaw Kaper) -…

George Harrison releases his first solo album : ‘All Things Must Pass’ featuring ‘My Sweet Lord’ (1970)

George Harrison's 'All Things Must Pass' feat. 'My Sweet Lord' is his first solo (triple) album released on November 27, 1970 by Apple.1 . I'd Have You Anytime 2 . What Is Life Track Listing : 1.I'D Have You Anytime (George Harrison, Bob Dylan) - 02:56 . 2.My Sweet Lord (George Harrison) - 04:38 . 3.Wah-Wah (George Harrison) - 05:35 . 4.Isn'T It A Pity (George Harrison) - 07:10 . 5.What Is Life…

Cowboy Junkies record their second album ‘The Trinity Session’ at a Church in Toronto (1987)

Cowboy Junkies' "The Trinity Session" is their second album recorded at the Church of the Holy Trinity in Toronto on November 27, 1987 and released in 1988 by Latent Recordings1 . Misguided Angel (Official Video) 2 . Misguided Angel 3 . Blue Moon Revisited 4 . Blue Moon Revisited (Song For Elvis) (Official Video) 5 . Blue Moon Revisited ("Later With Jools") 6 . Latent Lounge 7 . I Don't Get It…

Asylum publish Jackson Browne’s fourth album : ‘The Pretender’ (1976)

Jackson Browne's 'The Pretender' is his fourth album produced by Jon Landau and released in November 1976 by Asylum1 . The Fuse (Live) 2 . Linda Paloma (w/ David Lindley, Brescia,Italy, 1997/4/9) 3 . Here Comes Those Tears Again 4 . Sleeps Dark And Silent Gate 5 . Sleeps Dark And Silent Gate (1990) 6 . The Pretender (NYC, June 9, 1996) 7 . The Pretender (w/ Crosby, Stills And Nash, Madison…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella Swings Lightly’ with the Marty Paich Dek-tette (1958)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Ella Swings Lightly' is a studio album recorded on November 23-24, 1958, with the Marty Paich Dek-tette and released the same year by VerveTrack Listing : 1.Little White Lies (Walter Donaldson) - 02:31 . 2.You Hit The Spot (Mack Gordon, Harry Revel) - 02:44 . 3.What'S Your Story, Morning Glory? (Jack Lawrence, Paul Francis Webster, Mary Lou Williams) - 02:38 . 4.Just You, Just…

Robbie Williams releases his fourth album : ‘Swing When You’re Winning’ featuring ‘Somethin’ Stupid,’ a duet with Nicole Kidman (2001)

Robbie Williams' 'Swing When You're Winning' is his fourth studio album produced by Guy Chambers and released on November 19, 2001 by Capitol1 . I Will Talk And Hollywood Will Listen 2 . I Will Talk And Hollywood Will Listen (The Albert, 2001) 3 . Mack The Knife (The Albert, 2001) 4 . Somethin' Stupid (w/ Nicole Kidman ) 5 . Somethin' Stupid (w/ Nicole Kidman, Totp2) 6 . Do Nothin' Till You…

Etta James releases her debut album : ‘At Last!’ featuring next to the title track : ‘I Just Want to Make Love to You’ (1960)

Etta James' 'At Last!' is her debut studio album released on November 15, 1960 by Argo.1 . I Just Want To Make Love To You (Montreux, 1993) 2 . At Last (w/ Etta James, "Dancing With The Stars") 3 . At Last ("1993 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction") Track Listing : 1.Anything To Say You'Re Mine (Sonny Thompson) - 02:37 . 2.My Dearest Darling (Eddie Bocage, Paul Gayten) - 03:05 . 3.Trust In Me…

Arista publish Lisa Stansfield’s third album : ‘So Natural’ (1993)

Lisa Stansfield's 'So Natural' is her third studio album released on November 8, 1993 by Arista Records.1 . So Natural 2 . So Natural 3 . So Natural 4 . Little Bit Of Heaven 5 . In All The Right Places 6 . In All The Right Places Track Listing : 1.So Natural (Lisa Stansfield, Ian Devaney) - 05:05 . 2.Never Set Me Free (Lisa Stansfield, Ian Devaney) - 05:00 . 3.I Give You Everything (Lisa…

Warner Bros. publish Paul Simon’s sixth solo album : ‘Hearts and Bones’ (1983)

Paul Simon's 'Hearts and Bones' is his sixth solo album released on November 4, 1983 by Warner Bros.1 . Hearts And Bones (1984) 2 . Interview, 20th May, 1982 Track Listing : 1.Allergies (Paul Simon) - 04:37 . 2.Hearts And Bones (Paul Simon) - 05:37 . 3.When Numbers Get Serious (Paul Simon) - 03:25 . 4.Think Too Much (B) (Paul Simon) - 02:44 . 5.Song About The Moon (Paul Simon) - 04:07 . 6.Think…

Tamla publish Stevie Wonder’s soundtrack to the documentary ‘Journey Through The Secret Life of Plants’ (1979)

Stevie Wonder's 'Journey Through The Secret Life of Plants' is the soundtrack to the documentary 'The Secret Life of Plants', directed by Walon Green; released on October 30, 1979 by Tamla.1 . Send One Your Love (1979) 2 . Send One Your Love (Rock In Rio, 2011) 3 . (The Secret Life Of Plants) Track Listing : 1.Earth'S Creation (Stevie Wonder) - 04:06 . 2.The First Garden (Stevie Wonder) -…

Elton John releases his third album : ‘Tumbleweed Connection’ (1970)

Elton John's 'Tumbleweed Connection' is his third studio album produced by Gus Dudgeon and released on October 30, 1970 by DJM / Uni1 . Come Down In Time (Live, 2003) 2 . Come Down In Time ("Later... With Jools Holland," May 10Th, 2016) 3 . Country Comfort (1971) 4 . Where To Now St. Peter (Wembley Empire Pool, 1977) 5 . Talking Old Soldiers ("VH1 Storytellers," September, 19, 1997) 6 .…

The Strokes release their second album : ‘Room on Fire’ (2003)

The Strokes' 'Room on Fire' is their second studio album produced by Gordon Raphael and released in October 2003 by RCA Rough Trade.1 . What Ever Happened (Live) 2 . What Ever Happened (MTV Live, December, 2005) 3 . Reptilia (Official Video) 4 . Automatic Stop 5 . 12:51 (Official Video) 6 . 12:51 (Live) 7 . You Talk Way Too Much (ACL Fest, 2015) 8 . You Talk Way Too Much (Landmark Music…

RCA publish ‘Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics,’ her thirty eigth album (2014)

'Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics' is her thirty eigth studio album featuring ten covers of songs made famous by female artists and released on October 17, 2014 by Rca.Track Listing : 1.At Last (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) - 03:53 . 2.Rolling In The Deep (Adele Adkins, Nickolas Ashford, Paul Epworth, Valerie Simpson) - 04:00 . 3.Midnight Train To Georgia (James Weatherly) - 04:21 .…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Like Someone in Love’ with a studio orchestra conducted by Frank DeVol (1957)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Like Someone in Love' is a studio album rrecorded on October 15 & 28, 1957 with a studio orchestra arranged and conducted by Frank DeVol and released the same year by Verve.1 . There's A Lull In My Life 2 . More Than You Know (w/ Oscar Peterson) 3 . Like Someone In Love (w/ Andre Previn) Track Listing : 1.There'S A Lull In My Life (Mack Gordon, Harry Revel) – 03:23 .…

Blue Note publish Cassandra Wilson’s album : ‘Glamoured’ (2003)

Cassandra Wilson's 'Glamoured' is an album released on October 7, 2003 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Fragile (Sting) - 04:37 . 2.Sleight Of Time (Cassandra Wilson) - 04:12 . 3.I Want More (Fabrizio Sotti, Cassandra Wilson) - 04:21 . 4.If Loving You Is Wrong (Homer Banks, C. Hampton, Raymond Jackson) - 05:29 . 5.Lay Lady Lay (Bob Dylan) - 05:08 . 6.Crazy (Willie Nelson) - 03:02 . 7.What Is It?…

Sanctuary publish Chaka Khan’s ‘ClassiKhan,’ her tenth album recorded with the London Symphony Orchestra (2004)

Chaka Khan's 'ClassiKhan' is her tenth studio album recorded with the London Symphony Orchestra and released on October 5, 2004 by Sanctuary Records.1 . (w/ Melissa Vardey & Us Airforce Band) 2 . Hey, Big Spender (w/ Eastman Students) 3 . (Making Of Classikhan) 4 . I Believe (Live, Basel, 2004) Track Listing : 1.Hey Big Spender (Cy Coleman, Dorothy Fields) - 03:18 . 2.Hazel'S Hips (Oscar…

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Aretha’ (1980)

Aretha Franklin's 'Aretha' is an album (her second album with this title) released in October 1980 by Arista Records.Track Listing : 1.Come To Me (Willard Eugene Price) - 03:42 . 2.I Can'T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) - 03:55 . 3.United Together (Phil Perry, Chuck Jackson) - 05:02 . 4.Take Me With You (Phil Perry, Terry Coleman, Chuck Jackson) - 04:05 . 5.Whatever It Is (Mark Gary, Eddie Setser,…

Sarah Vaughan records the album ‘Live in Japan’ at Nakano Sun Plaza Hall in Tokyo (1973)

Sarah Vaughan's 'Live in Japan' is an album recorded on September 24, 1973 at Nakano Sun Plaza Hall, Tokyo and released the same year by Mainstream..1 . Round Midnight, 1976 2 . Round Midnight 3 . There Will Never Be Another You 4 . Misty (1988) 5 . Misty 6 . Wave (Toronto, 1981 ) 7 . Wave (Tokyo, 1978) 8 . Wave 9 . My Funny Valentine 10 . My Funny Valentine (1981, NSJF) 11 . Somewhere Over The…

We remember Kenny Wheeler. ‘Seventy Two Plus Twelve’

This day (September 18, 2014), in London, died Kenneth Vincent John Wheeler a.k.a. Kenny Wheeler, a Canadian composer, trumpet and flugelhorn player.Tracklist : 1 . w/ John Abercrombie – Hotel Le Hot (2008) 2 . w/ Gordon Beck – Waltz For Debbie 3 . w/ John Taylor Plus – in Budapest (1992) 4 . Bbc Omnibus (1977) (1/2) 5 . w/ Bob Brookmeyer – Island 6 . w/ John Surman — Flashpoint (1969)…