As we remember today Rick Parfitt on his Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Status Quo At Their Bests’ post

As we remember, today, English singer & songwriter Rick Parfitt on his Birthday,' the time has come to list the 'BESTS' of his band : Status Quo CREDITSPhoto : Christophe LosbergerAudio : In The Army Now . Whatever You Want . Rockin' All Over the World . Pictures Of Matchstick Men . Down Down . Caroline . Roll Over Lay Down . Paper Plane . The Wanderer . What You're Proposing . Video :…

Happy Birthday Sir Elton John. ‘Rocket John (It Still Is A Long Long Time)’

This day (March 25, 1947), in Pinner, Middlesex, England, is born Reginald Kenneth Dwight better known as Elton John, English singer, composer and pianistDigest Tracklist : Your Song (BBC, 1970) . Levon (BBC, 11971) . Rocket Man (Royal Festival Hall, 1972) . Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (TOTP, 1973) . Daniel (Watford, 1974) . Pinball Wizard (Dodger Stadium, 1975) . Don't Go Breaking My Heart (w/…

Vertigo publish Status Quo’s eighth album, ‘On the Level’ featuring ‘Down Down’ (1975)

Status Quo's 'On the Level' is their eighth studio album recorded in London in 1974 and released on February 21, 1975 by Vertigo.Track Listing : 1.Little Lady (Rick Parfitt) - 03:03 . 2.Most Of The Time (Francis Rossi, Bob Young) - 03:22 . 3.I Saw The Light (Francis Rossi, Bob Young) - 03:40 . 4.Over And Done (Alan Lancaster) - 03:55 . 5.Nightride (Rick Parfitt, Bob Young) - 03:54 . 6.Down Down…

Happy Birthday Rod Stewart. ‘In Good Face’

This day (January 10, 1945), in Highgate, London, England, is born James Patrick 'Rod' Stewart, a British rock singer, first the frontman for The Faces, then a solo artist.Tracklist : At the Richmond-On-Thames Jazz Festival (1965) . Gasoline Alley (w/ The Faces, 1970) . I'm Losing You (w/ The Faces, 1971) . You Wear It Well (w/ The Faces, TOTP2 1972) . Oh! No Not My Baby(TOTP, 1973) . Farewell…

We remember George Michael. ‘Before He Went-Went’

This day (December 25, 2016), in Goring-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England, died Mr.Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou a.k.a George Michael, British singer, songwriter and half of the duo Wham!Tracklist : Going To A Town . White Light . December Song (I Dreamed Of Christmas) (2010) . An Easier Affair . I'm Your Man (Earls Court, 2008) . Idol (Wembley Arena, 2007) . Everything She Wants (Parkinson Show,…

Happy Birthday Tina Turner. ‘Head Turner’

This day (November 26, 1939), in Nutbush, Tennessee, is born Anna Mae Bullock a.k.a Tina Turner, an American singer.Digest Tracklist : The Best (2009) . Let's Stay Together (1999) . Golden Eye (1996) . w/ Rod Stewart - Get Back & Hot Legs (1981) . w/ Ike Turner - Baby Get It On (1975) . w/ Ike Turner - Proud Mary (1973) . w/ Ike Turner - I Wanna Take you Higher, Come Together and Proud Mary…

Happy Birthday Bryan Adams

November 5, 1959 - Bryan Guy Adams simply known as Bryan Adams, Canadian singer & songwriter is 62. Happy Birthday SirBryan Adams' 'Cuts Like a Knife' is his third studio album recorded in Vancouver during 1982 fall and released on 18 January 1983 by A&M Records. >> Bryan Adams takes part in The JUNO Awards 2016 held at Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Canada >> 4 MINUTES…

Happy Birthday Mark King

October 20, 1958 - Mark King, English musician, lead singer and bassist of Level 42 is 62. Happy Birthday Sir 'Level 42' feat. "Love Games" is their eponymous debut album produced by Mike Vernon and released in August 1981 by Polydor. >> British band Level 42 is scheduled on WDF show 'Musik Convoy' hosted by Alan Bangs.The truck will be parked on the Market Place in Lemgo, Germany.…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 41/52

Lionel Richie, Chicago, Billy Joel, Daryl Hall & John Oates, Culture Club, Status Quo, Bruce Springsteen, Jackson Browne, Paul Simon, Blue Öyster Cult, INXS, Talking HeadsThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 352 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Lionel Richie - Hello Lifted from : Lionel Richie releases his…

As we wish Mark Knopfler a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Dire Straits at their bests’ post

As we wish, today, English singer and guitarist Mark Knopfler a Happy 71th Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Dire Straits CREDITSPhoto : Victor SchiferliAudio : Sultans of Swing . Money for Nothing . Walk of Life . Brothers in Arms . Romeo and Juliet . So Far Away . Tunnel of Love . Your Latest Trick . Private Investigations . Lady Writer . Video : Sultans Of Swing…

Eric, Elton, George et al attend the Prince’s Trust Rock Gala (1986)

June 20, 1986 - Paul McCartney, Mark King, Elton John, Phil Collins, Midge Ure, Tina Turner, Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, John Illsley, Sting, Paul Young, Howard Jones, Rod Stewart, Ray Cooper, Bryan Adams, Rick Parfitt, Francis Rossi and George Michael. They all take part in the Prince's Trust Rock Gala held at Wembley Arena in London, England