R.L. Burnside releases ‘Too Bad Jim,’ his sixth album produced by Robert Palmer (1993)

R.L. Burnside's 'Too Bad Jim' is his sixth studio album produced by Robert Palmer, recorded in April 1993 and releasedi In 1994 by Fat Possum. Track Listing : 1.Shake 'Em On Down (R.L. Burnside, Traditional) - 04:48 . 2.When My First Wife Left Me (John Lee Hooker) - 03:46 . 3.Short Haired Woman (R.L. Burnside) - 00:00 . 4.Old Black Mattie (Traditional) - 04:10 . 5.Fireman Ring The Bell (R.L.…

Island publish Robert Palmer’s eighth solo album : ‘Riptide’ featuring ‘Addicted to Love’ (1985)

Robert Palmer's 'Riptide' feat. 'Addicted to Love' is his eighth solo studio album produced by Bernard Edwards, recorded at Compass Point Studios in Bahamas and released in November 1985 by Island. Track Listing : 1.Riptide (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn) - 02:24 . 2.Hyperactive (Tony Haynes, Dennis Nelson, Robert Palmer) - 05:08 . 3.Addicted To Love (Robert Palmer) - 06:01 . 4.Trick Bag (Earl…

We Remember Robert Palmer

September 26, 2003 - Robert Palmer, English singer solo or with Power Station, passed away aged 54. He is remembered.Robert Palmer's 'Heavy Nova' is his ninth solo studio album released on June 22, 1988 by EMI. >> Robert Palmer's 'Secrets' feat. 'Bad Case of Loving You (Doctor, Doctor)' is his fifth solo album released in June 1979 by Island. >> Recorded in April 1993, "Too Bad…

Robert Palmer releases his ninth solo album : ‘Heavy Nova’ featuring ‘Simply Irresistible’ (1988)

Robert Palmer's 'Heavy Nova' is his ninth solo studio album released on June 22, 1988 by EMI.Track Listing : 1.Simply Irresistible (Robert Palmer) - 04:14 . 2.More Than Ever (Robert Palmer) - 03:25 . 3.Change His Ways (Robert Palmer) - 02:56 . 4.Disturbing Behaviour (Robert Palmer) - 03:45 . 5.Early In The Morning (Lonnie Simmons, Rudy Taylor, Charlie Wilson) - 04:42 . 6.It Could Happen To You…

Robert Palmer releases ‘Secrets,’ his fifth solo album featuring ‘Bad Case of Loving You (Doctor, Doctor)’ (1979)

Robert Palmer's 'Secrets' feat. 'Bad Case of Loving You (Doctor, Doctor)' is his fifth solo album released in June 1979 by Island.Track Listing : 1.Bad Case Of Loving You (Moon Martin) - 03:10 . 2.Too Good To Be True (Robert Palmer) - 02:54 . 3.Can We Still Be Friends (Todd Rundgren) - 03:37 . 4.In Walks Love Again (Robert Palmer) - 02:45 . 5.Mean Ol' World (Andy Fraser) - 03:33 . 6.Love Stop…

Happy Birthday Roberta Flack. ‘Sophisticated Lady’

This day (February 10, 1939), in Black Mountain, North Carolina,, is born Roberta Flack an American singer, songwriter and musician.Tracklist : Feel Like Making Love . w/ The Fugees - Killing Me Softly (1996) . Imagine . Back Together Again . w/ Peabo Bryson - Tonight I Celebrate My Love . Killing Me Softly With His Song (1988) . w/ Sadao Watanabe - Here'S To Love . Donny Hathaway &…

Happy Birthday Gladys Knight. ‘Give Me The Knight’

This day (May 28, 1944), in Atlanta, Georgia, is born Gladys KnightDigest Tracklist : I Heard It Through The Grapevine (2019) . Somewhere (2018) . Midnight Train to Georgia (2017) . Just a Little (2015) . I Hope You Dance (2012) . w/ BB Winans (2011) . The Need To Be (2009) . Licence To Kill (1997) . & Bb King - Please Send Me Someone To Love (1987) . Memories (1983) . I Will Survive (1982)…

Island release Joe Cocker’s ‘Sheffield Steel’ recorded with the Compass Point Allstars (1982)

Joe Cocker's 'Sheffield Steel' is his eighth studio album recorded at Compass Point Studios, Nassau and released on May 22, 1982 by Island.Track Listing : 1.Look What You'Ve Done (Leo Nocentelli) . 2.Shocked (Ira Ingber, Greg Sutton) . 3.Sweet Little Woman (Andy Fraser) . 4.Seven Days (Bob Dylan) . 5.Marie (Randy Newman) . 6.Ruby Lee (Bill Withers, Melvin Dunlap) . 7.Many Rivers To Cross (Jimmy…

Happy Birthday Janet Jackson. ‘Sister Jay’

This day (May 16, 1966), in Gary, Indiana, is born Janet Jackson, American singer, songwriter and the youngest child of the Jackson familyDigest Tracklist : First TV Debute . Young Love (Soul Train, 1982) . Say You Do (Solid Gold, 1983) . Japanese VCR commercial (1985) . Control (American Music Award, 1987) . Miss You Much (1989) . Come Back To Me . Best Things In Life (w/ Luther Vandross) .…

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…

This month In Blues Legends 04/12

Albert Collins, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Johnny Winter, Walter Trout, Otis Spann, Johnnie Johnson, Ana Popovic, Ronnie Earl, Matt Schofield, Muddy Waters, Clark Terry, B.B King, R.L. Burnside, J.B. Lenoir, Lonnie Mack

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ ‘Kind of Blue’ recorded with, on some tracks, John Coltrane & Bill Evans (1959)

Miles Davis' 'Kind of Blue' is a studio album recorded on March 2 and April 22, 1959 with on some tracks John Coltrane & Bill Evans and released on August 17, 1959 by ColumbiaTrack listing 1.So What (Miles Davis) - 9:22 . 2.Freddie Freeloader (Miles Davis) - 9:46 . 3.Blue in Green (Miles Davis and Bill Evans) - 5:37 . 4.All Blues (Miles Davis) - 11:33 . 5.Flamenco Sketches (Miles Davis and…

Happy Birthday Tony Banks. Excellent day for a ‘Genesis At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, English musician Tony Banks a 'Happy 70th Birthday,' the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Genesis CREDITSPhoto : Jean-Luc OurlinAudio : I Can't Dance . Land of Confusion . Invisible Touch . That's All . Jesus He Knows Me . Mama . No Son of Mine . In Too Deep . Turn It On Again . Throwing It All Away . Video : Land Of Confusion . Jesus He Knows Me . Invisible…

We wish Happy Birthday to Diana Ross. ‘La Ross’

This day (March 26, 1944), in Detroit, Michigan, is born Diana (Ernestine Earl) Ross a.k.a. Diana Ross , an American singer, who was lead singer of The Supremes.Digest Tracklist : If We Hold on Together (2019) . I'm Coming Out-Ain't No Mountain High Enough (2017) . Baby Love/Stop! In the Name of Love (2015) . More TODAY Than Yesterday (2007) . Interview (2004) . Touch Me In The Morning (1998) .…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°333 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Billy Vera, Chris Rea, Animal Nightlife, F.R. David, Dolly Parton, Gary Moore, Toto, Stevie Nicks, Robert Palmer, John Taylor, Lone Justice, Tina TurnerThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (12/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'L'Amour Toujours' .…

Sam Rivers records ‘Dimensions & Extensions’ with Donald Byrd on trumpet (1967)

Sam Rivers ' 'Dimensions & Extensions' is an album recorded on March 17, 1967 and released in 1986 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Precis (Sam Rivers) - 05:21 . 2.Paean (Sam Rivers) - 05:25 . 3.Effusive Melange (Sam Rivers) - 05:51 . 4.Involution (Sam Rivers) - 07:13 . 5.Afflatus (Sam Rivers) - 06:28 . 6.Helix (Sam Rivers) - 05:31 Francis WolffALSO READWikipediaJazztimes @ PinterestMusicians :…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°112 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Robert Palmer, Steve 'Silk' Hurley, Living In . Box, Tears For Fears, The Christians, The Cure, Fiction Factory, Bronski Beat, Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Billy Idol, Michael Jackson, Spandau BalletThey are the performers of twelve vintage amusing, puzzling and sometimes shocking videos of songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (08/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they…

Sam Cooke records ‘Night Beat’ with Barney Kessell on guitar & Billy Preston on organ (1963)

Sam Cooke's 'Night Beat' is his twelfth studio album recorded on February 22, 23 & 25, 1963 and released in August 1963 By Rca Victor.Track Listing : 1.Nobody Knows The Trouble I'Ve Seen (Traditional, Sam Cooke) - 03:22 . 2.Lost And Lookin' (James W. Alexander, Lowell Jordan) - 02:09 . 3.Mean Old World (Sam Cooke) - 03:44 . 4.Please Don'T Drive Me Away (Charles Brown, Jesse Ervin) - 02:12 .…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°298 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Robert Palmer, Basia, Mötley Crüe, ABBA, Hurrah!, Eurythmics, Olivia Newton John, Teena Marie, Eartha Kitt, Gladys Knight . The Pips, Belinda Carlisle, The KinksThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (03/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'L'Amour…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°293 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Bryan Adams, Rod Stewart, Sting, Mariah Carey, Emilia, Gloria Estefan, Loveland, Billie Ray Martin, Robson . Jerome, Lisa B, Robert Palmer, Let Loose, Ace of Base, ScotchThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (02/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more…

We remember David Bowie. ‘Just For One Day’

This day (January 10, 2016), in New York City, died David Robert Jones a.k.a. David Bowie, an English singer, songwriter and actorTracklist : Tonight (1964) . Space Oddity (Live, 1969) . Starman (1972) . The Jean Genie (1973 Top of the Pops) . Rebel Rebel (1974) . Young Americans (U.S. TV Ad, 1975) . Fame (Cher Show, 1975) . TVC 15 (Paris, 1976) . Heroes (Dutch TV, 1977) . Station To Station…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°290 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Bonnie Raitt, Scorpions, Righteous Brothers, Madonna, Will To Power, Robert Palmer, New Kids On The Block, Erasure, Louise, Lighthouse Family, Simply Red, Dannii MinogueThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (01/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'L'Amour…

Happy Birthday Dionne Warwick. ‘Don’t Make You Over’

This day (December 12, 1940), in East Orange, New Jersey, is born Marie Dionne Warrick a.k.a. Dionne Warwick, an American singer, actress and TV show host.Tracklist : What The World Needs Now Is Love (2019) . I'll Never Love This Way Again (2018) . Alfie (2015) . Say a little prayer (2013) . Night & Day (2012) . All In Love Is Fair (1975) . Aquarela Do Brasil (2009) . w/ Stevie Wonder,…

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…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°281 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Toto Coelo, Robert Palmer, Bucks Fizz, Culture Club, Classix Nouveaux, Spandau Ballet, Chris De Burgh, The Buggles, Tina Turner, The Human League, Morrissey, ArcadiaThey are the performers of twelve vintage amusing, puzzling and sometimes shocking videos of songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (47/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious…

Bryan Ferry releases his fifteenth album : ‘Avonmore ‘ (2014)

Bryan Ferry's 'Avonmore ' is his fifteenth studio album released on November 17, 2014 by Bmg Rights Management.Track Listing : 1.Loop De Li (Bryan Ferry) - 04:18 . 2.Midnight Train (Bryan Ferry) - 03:49 . 3.Soldier Of Fortune (Bryan Ferry, Johnny Marr) - 04:25 . 4.Driving Me Wild (Bryan Ferry) - 03:37 . 5.A Special Kind Of Guy (Bryan Ferry) - 03:14 . 6.Avonmore (Bryan Ferry, Oliver Thompson) -…

We remember Allen Toussaint. ‘Oh When Toussaint…’

This day (November 10, 2015), in Madrid, Spain, died Allen Toussaint, an American musician, composer, record producer and influential figure in New Orleans Digest Tracklist : Medley (2011) . It’S Raining (2011) . Southern Nights . w/ Etta James, Dr. John – Something’S Got A Hold On Me . w/ Elvis Costello – Yes We Can (2005) . Plays Prof Longhair (1980) . Allen Toussaint Top 10 : St. James…

This week In Male Balladeers 45/52

Robert Palmer, Leonard Cohen, Art Garfunkel, Bryan Ferry, Neil Diamond, Bryan Adams, Caetano Veloso, Tom Yorke, Bob Dylan, Robbie Williams, Billy Idol, Hunter Hayes They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 324 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Robert Palmer . Riptide Lifted from : Island publish Robert Palmer's eighth solo…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 45/52

Billy Idol, Robert Palmer, The Pointer Sisters, R.E.M., Men At Work, ABBA, Grace Jones, Eric Clapton, Bruce Springsteen, Neil Diamond, The Rolling Stones, EurythmicsThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 324 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Billy Idol . Rebel Yell Lifted from : Chrysalis publish Billy Idol's…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°258 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Eddi Reader, Eric Clapton, Sting, The Beautiful South, Donna Summer, Tina Turner, U2, Aerosmith, Billy Ray Cyrus, Phil Collins, Robert Palmer . UB40, Cher They are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (44/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Eddi Reader . Dear John…

As we wish today a Happy Birthday To Simon Le Bon, the time is perfect for a ‘Duran Duran at their bests’ post

As we wish, today, English singer Simon Le Bon a Happy Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Duran Duran CREDITSPhoto : Eva RinaldiAudio : Hungry Like the Wolf . Ordinary World . Girls on Film . Come Undone . Rio . The Reflex . A View to a Kill . Save A Prayer . Notorious . Planet Earth . Video : Save A Prayer . The Wild Boys . The Reflex . Girl Panic! . Come Undone .…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°247 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Air Supply, Al Jarreau, Elton John, Deacon Blue, Paul Young, UB40, Alison Moyet, Donna Summer, Limahl, Level 42, Hot Chocolate, Robert Palmer They are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (41/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Air Supply . Making Love Out Of…

‘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…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 41/52

Donna Summer, Robert Palmer, Chaka Khan, David Bowie, Blondie, Mitch Ryder, Deep Purple, Frank Zappa, Fleetwood Mac, Billy Joel, Joni Mitchell, Genesis They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 352 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Donna Summer . Spring Affair Lifted from : Donna Summer releases her fourth album .…

Talking Heads release their fourth album : ‘Remain in Light’ produced by Brian Eno and featuring ‘Once in a Lifetime’ (1980)

Talking Heads' 'Remain in Light' is their fourth studio album produced by Brian Eno and released on October 8, 1980 by Sire Records.Track Listing : 1.Born Under Punches (The Heat Goes On) (David Byrne, Brian Eno, Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth) - 05:49 . 2.Crosseyed And Painless (David Byrne, Brian Eno, Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth) - 04:48 . 3.The Great Curve (David…