We remember Richie Havens. ‘Stairway To Havens’

This day (April 22, 2013), in Jersey City, New Jersey, died Richie Havens an American folk singer and guitarist.Digest Tracklist : Freedom . Going Back To My The Roots (2008) . w/ Groove Armada - Hands Of Time (2002) . License To Kill . Wonder Child (1975) . Here Comes The Sun (1971) . High Flying Bird - How Late It Is (1969) . Tracklist : Here Comes The Sun . Handsome Johnny . Just Like A…

Verve Folkways release Richie Havens’ debut album : ‘Mixed Bag’ (1967)

Richie Havens' 'Mixed Bag' is an album released on August 16, 1967.Track listing : 1.High Flyin' Bird (Billy Edd Wheeler) – 03:35 . 2.I Can't Make It Anymore (Gordon Lightfoot) – 02:48 . 3.Morning, Morning (Tuli Kupferberg) – 02:17 . 4.Adam (Richie Havens) – 03:34 . 5.Follow (Jerry Merrick) – 06:22 . 6.Three Day Eternity (Richie Havens) – 02:15 . 7.Sandy (Jean Pierre Cousineau) – 03:12 .…

This week In Male Balladeers 16/52

Warren Zevon, Richie Havens, Bob Dylan, Dr John, Louis Prima, Tom Waits, Robert Smith, Iggy Pop, Muddy Waters, Lloyd Cole, Tony Bennett, Sufjan Stevens

This week In Soul Artists 16/52

Stevie Wonder, Bill Withers, Richie Havens, Nina Simone, Whitney Houston, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Kelis, Earth Wind, Fire, Parliament, Prince, Chic, A Tribe Called Quest, Al Green, Lyle Lovett

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 16/52

The J. Geils Band, Peter Frampton, John Lennon, Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, ABBA, Richie Havens, Dr. John, Bob Marley, The Wailers, Paul McCartney, Grateful Dead, Blondie

We remember Billy Preston. ‘Billy the Fith’

This day (June 6, 2006), in Scottsdale, Arizona, died William Everett Billy Preston a.k.a Billy Preston, a musician whose work often nicknamed The Fifth BeatleTracklist : 1 . w/ Michael McDonald - I Was Made to Love Her (2005) 2 . w/ Eric Clapton, Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney, Tom Petty - My sweet lord (2002) 3 . Nothing From Nothing (1987) 4 . w/ Patti LaBelle, Joe Cocker - You Are So Beautiful…

Happy Birthday Taj Mahal. ‘Senor Mahal’

This day (May 17, 1942), in Harlem, New York, is born Henry Saint Clair Fredericks a.k.a Taj Mahal, an American blues musician.Digest Tracklist : w/ Keb' Mo' - She Knows How To Rock Me (2018) . Corrina (2016) . Queen Bee (2015) . Diving Duck Blues (2013) . Checkin' Up On My Baby (2012) . Senor Blues (2010) . w/ The Phantom Blues Band - New York (2012) . If The River Was Whiskey (2008) . w/ Eric…

Joan, Bruce et al celebrate Pete Seeger 90th birthday (2009)

May 3, 2009 - more than 40 artists, including Bruce Springsteen, John Mellencamp, Arlo Guthrie, Joan Baez, Kris Kristofferson, Richie Havens, Roger McGuinn, Ani DiFranco, Taj Mahal, Ben Harper, Dave Matthews and many others will celebrate Pete Seeger's 90th birthday at Madison Square Garden in New York. More Info

We Remember Alvin Lee from Ten Years After

March 6, 2013 - Mr. Alvin Lee passed away in Spain aged 68. He is remembered. Janis Joplin is on the 6th episode of US TV show "The Music Scene" on ABC next to Richie Havens, Jerry Lee Lewis, Isaac Hayes and English band Ten Years After. >> 19 MINUTES on RVM >> Ten Years Later - that is Alvin Lee (g, harm,voc), Mick Hawksworth (b) and Tom Compton (d) - opens for Sam.my Hagar at…

Happy Birthday Harry Belafonte. ‘We Sing The Harry’s Song’

This day (March 1st, 1927), in Harlem, New York, is born Harold George 'Harry' Belafonte, Jr. , an American singer, songwriter, actor and social activist.Tracklist : Try To Remember (1997) . On Mlk'S Last Days . Jamaica Farewell . Matilda . Island In The Sun . w/ Nana Mouskouri - Skin To Skin . Geraldine And Flip Wilson . Retrobites (1967) . Tracklist : Mary's Boy Child . Jump in the Line .…

We Remember Pete Seeger

January 27, 2014 - Mr.Pete Seeger, American folk music legend passed away aged 94. He is remembered.Bruce Springsteen' s 'We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions' is his fourteenth studio album featuring thirteen songs made popular by Pete Seeger, released on April 25, 2006 by Columbia Records. >> do not miss anti-Vietnam War activist Pete Seeger, John Mayall, -The Everly Brothers and…

Happy Birthday Pat Benatar

January 10, 19** - Miss Patricia Mae Andrzejewski, better known as Pat Benatar, American singer & songwriter is @)_!. Happy Birthday MissPat Benatar's 'Precious Time' feat. 'Fire and Ice' is her third studio album recorded in Los Angeles and released on July 6, 1981. >>Pat Benatar 's 'Crimes of Passion' is her second studio album (her best selling so far) released on August 5, 1980 by…

As we wish Dave Matthews, a Happy Birthday, let us have a ‘Dave Matthews Band At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, Dave Matthews a 'Happy Birthday,' the time has come to list the 'BESTS' of his band : Dave Matthews Band CREDITSPhoto : Julio EnriquezAudio : Crash into Me . So Much To Say . Two Step . Ants Marching . The Space Between . Satellite . #41 . Crush . Too Much . What Would You Say . Video : Crash Into Me . Dreamgirl . Two Step . Grace Is Gone . Ants Marching . Crush . You Might Die…

Happy Birthday Joan Baez. ‘Here’s To Joan’

This day (January 9, 1941), in Staten Island, New York, is born Joan Chandos Baez simply known as Joan Baez, an American folk singer and activist.Tracklist : It Aint Me Babe (BBC Television 1965) . With God on Our Side (1966) . Tears Of Rage (1968) . One Day at a Time (Woodstock, 1969) . Let It Be (Isle Of Wight, 1970) . Love Song to a Stranger (France, 1973) . Diamonds And Rust (French…

We remember Joe Cocker. ‘The Soul Shouter’

This day (December 22, 2014), in Crawford, Colorado, United States, died John Robert Joe Cocker an English rock and blues singer.Tracklist : You Are So Beautiful -(2013) . I Put A Spell On You (2007) . Many rivers to cross . w/ Eros Ramazzotti - That's All I Need To Know (1998) . Feelin' Alright (1992) . You Can Leave Your Hat On (1986) . Jennifer Warnes - Up where we belong (1983) . Hitchcock…

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…

We remember Janis Joplin. ‘Moved Over’

This day (October 4, 1970), in Hollywood, California, died Janis Joplin, an American singer with (and without) Big Brother and the Holding Company, and later as a solo artist.Digest Tracklist : Cry Baby (1970) . Summertime (1969) . To Love Somebody . Little Girl Blue (1969) . Half Moon . Piece Of My Heart (1968) . Down On Me (1967) . w/ Big Brother & The Holding Company – Coo Coo (1965) .…

We remember Isaac Hayes. ‘From Shaft To Chef’

This day (August 10, 2008), in Memphis, Tennessee, died Isaac Hayes, an American songwriter, musician, singer and actor.Digest Tracklist : Shaft (2005) . Chocolate Salty Balls (2002) . Never Can Say Goodbye . Fragile (1996) . I Stand Accused . Rolling Down A Mountainside (1973) . Walk On By (1969) . Tracklist : Theme From Shaft . Run Fay Run . Walk On By . Never Can Say Goodbye . Do Your…

Happy Birthday Roger McGuinn

July 13, 1942 - James Joseph McGuinn III better known as Roger McGuinn, American musician, leader of the The Byrds is 78. Happy Birthday Sir<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/The-The Byrds-Turn-turn-RVM.jpg' alt'' class='image_product'/>The Byrds' 'Turn! Turn! Turn!' is their second album produced by Terry Melcher and released on December 6, 1965 by Columbia Records…

Since we wish today a Happy Birthday to Robbie Robertson, let’s have a “The Band at Their Best’ page

As we wish, today, Canadian musician, Jaime Royal Robertson a.k.a. Robbie Robertson a Happy Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : The BandCREDITSPhoto : Paul GorbouldAudio : The Weight . The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down . Up On Cripple Creek . I Shall Be Released . Tears Of Rage . Chest Fever . Rag Mama Rag . Ophelia . The Shape I'm In . It Makes No Difference .…

Fifty Sketches of Spain

From 'Spain Intro' to 'Spanish Gypsy Dance' , we have mixed 17 'Jazz and Spanish Musics' tunes around the theme of 'Miles And Spain'. It has Chick Corea, Banda Sinfonica Municipal de Madrid, Clark Terry & Chico Ofarrill, Jozsef Lendvai Csocsi and many more.

Jazzin’Around Naima

Starting and ending with John Coltrane's composition 'Naima', we have mixed 18 'linked together by a clue you have to guess' tunes around the theme of 'John Coltrane'. It has Dave Valentin, McCoy Tynerr, Marilyn Monroe, Mary Lou Williams and many more.