Warner Bros. publish Dio’s debut album : ‘Holy Diver’ produced by Ronnie James Dio (1983)

Dio's 'Holy Diver' is their debut studio album produced by band leader Ronnie James Dio and released on May 25, 1983 by Warner Bros. / VertigoTrack Listing : 1.Stand Up And Shout (Ronnie James Dio, Jimmy Bain) - 03:18 . 2.Holy Diver (Ronnie James Dio) - 05:51 . 3.Gypsy (Ronnie James Dio, Vivian Campbell) - 03:39 . 4.Caught In The Middle (Ronnie James Dio, Vinny Appice, Vivian Campbell) - 04:14 .…

Vertigo publish Black Sabbath’s ninth album ‘Heaven And Hell,’ the first to feature vocalist Ronnie James Dio (1980)

Black Sabbath's 'Heaven and Hell' is their ninth studio album featuring vocalist Ronnie James Dio, produced by Martin Birch and released on April 25, 1980 by VertigoTrack Listing : 1.Neon Knights (Geezer Butler, Ronnie James Dio, Tony Iommi, Bill Ward) - 03:53 . 2.Children Of The Sea (Geezer Butler, Ronnie James Dio, Tony Iommi, Bill Ward) - 05:34 . 3.Lady Evil (Geezer Butler, Ronnie James Dio,…

Dio serenade Tokyo (1985)

August 11, 1985 - Ronnie James Dio and Dio take part in the "Super Rock Festival" held at Odaiba Kouen Hiroba, Tokyo, Japan More Info

James McMurtry visits Michigan (2013)

July 14, 2013 - folk rock and americana singer James McMurtry plus Daren Hess (d), Ronnie "Cornbread" Johnson (b) and Tim Holt (g, accordion) are in concert at Fountain Point on Lake Leelanau, Michigan

Dio rock Philadelphia (1986)

June 17, 1986 - Dio - that is Ronnie James Dio (voc), Jimmy Bain (b), Vinny Appice (d), Craig Goldy (g) and Claude Schnell (kb) - will be on stage at Spectrum in Philadelphia

Elvis Presley releases his last studio album : ‘Today’ featuring ‘ T-R-O-U-B-L-E’ (1975)

Elvis Presley's 'Today' feat. ' T-R-O-U-B-L-E' is an album (his last in studio), released on May 7, 1975 by RCA Records.Track Listing : 1.T-R-O-U-B-L-E (Jerry Chesnut) - 03:06 . 2.And I Love You So (Don Mclean) - 03:41 . 3.Susan When She Tried (Don Reid) - 02:20 . 4.Woman Without Love (Jerry Chesnut) - 03:37 . 5.Shake A Hand (Joe Morris) - 03:52 . 6.Pieces Of My Life (Troy Seals) - 04:07 .…

RCA publish Etta James’ ‘Burnin’ Down the House: Live at the House of Blues’ (2002)

Etta James' 'Burnin' Down the House: Live at the House of Blues' is her twenty-eighth album recorded in West Hollywood and released on May 7, 2002 y Rca Victor.Track Listing : 1.Introduction - 0:50 . 2.Come To Mama (Willie Mitchell, Earl Randle) - 05:13 . 3.I Just Want To Make Love To You (Willie Dixon) - 05:21 . 4.Born To Be Wild (Mars Bonfire) - 06:20 . 5.I'D Rather Go Blind (Billy Foster,…

Happy Birthday James Carter. ‘Future Tense’

This day (January 3, 1969), in  Detroit, Michigan , is born James Carter, an American jazz saxophonist.Tracklist : Trading blues solos (2020) . w/ D.D. Jackson, Darius Jones, William Parker, Ronnie Burrage & Juma Sultan – @ Vision 24 (2019) . Soul Street (2018) . I can’t give you anything but love (2015) . Giant Steps (2014) . w/ Organ Trio – Low Flame (2012) . Saxophone Summit (2008) . w/…

Happy Birthday Bob James. ‘One, Two, Three, Fourplay’

This day (December 25, 1939), in Marshall, Missouri, is born Bob James, a keyboardist, arranger and producer.Tracklist : Mister Magic (2019) . Submarine (2018) . Westchester Lady (2016) . w/ Fourplay & New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra – Westchester Lady (2013) . The Fourplay – Sonnymoon (2012) . Angela . w/ Angels of Shanghai – Celebration (2006) . Westchester Lady . Mind Games (1999) . w/…

Happy Birthday Ritchie Blackmore

April 14, 1945 - Richard Hugh "Ritchie" Blackmore , English guitarist, co-founder of Deep Purple and founder of Rainbow is 76. Happy Birthday SirDeep Purple 's 'Come Taste The Band' is their tenth studio album (the only one to feature Tommy Bolin in place of Ritchie Blackmore) released on October 1975, 10 by Purple / Warner Bros. >> Rainbow - that is Ritchie Blackmore (g), Doogie White…

Happy Birthday Ozzy Osbourne

December 3, 1948 - John Michael "Ozzy" Osbourne simply known as Ozzy Osbourne, English singer, lead vocalist of Black Sabbath is 73. Happy Birthday SirBlack Sabbath' s 'Sabbath Bloody Sabbath' is their fifth studio album released on December 1st, 1973. >> Black Sabbath's 'Sabotage' is their sixth studio album co-produced by guitarist Tony Iommi and released on July 28, 1975 by Vertigo.…

Stevie Wonder releases his eighteenth album : ‘Songs in the Key of Life’ featuring ‘Sir Duke’ ‘Pastime Paradise’ and ‘I Wish’ (1976)

Stevie Wonder's 'Songs in the Key of Life' is his eighteenth album released on September 28, 1976 by Motown Records.1 . Love's In Need Of Love Today (w/ Take 6, "From America: A Tribute To Heroes") 2 . Love's In Need Of Love Today (w/ George Michael, Live) 3 . Village Ghetto Land 4 . Songs In The Key Of Life - Ghetto Village Land 5 . Sir Duke 6 . I Wish (Live) 7 . I Wish 8 . Isn't She Lovely…

John Legend and The Roots release a collaborative album : ‘Wake Up!’ (2010)

'Wake Up!' by John Legend & The Roots is a collaborative studio album released on September 21, 2010 by GOOD, Columbia.1 . Hard Times (Studio) 2 . Compared To What (Studio) 3 . Wake Up Everybody (w/ Melanie Fiona, Common, Official Video) ) 4 . Wake Up Everybody (Brooklyn) 5 . Little Ghetto Boy (Studio) 6 . Little Ghetto Boy 7 . I Can't Write Left Handed (Live) 8 . I Wish I Knew How It Would…

United Artists publish Bobby Womack’s album ‘Communication’ featuring ‘That’s The Way I Feel About Cha’ (1971)

Bobby Womack's, 'Communication' is an album (including the hit 'That's The Way I Feel About Cha') released on September 15, 1971 by United Artists Records.Track Listing : 1.Communication (Bobby Womack) - 04:30 . 2.Come L'Amore (Bob Hilliard, Leon Ware) - 03:00 . 3.Fire And Rain (James Taylor) - 04:30 . 4.(If You Don'T Want My Love) - 0Give It Back (Bobby Womack) - 02:50 . 5.Medley:…

New Edition release their sixth album : ‘Home Again’ featuring ‘Hit Me Off’ and ‘I’m Still in Love With You’ (1996)

New Edition's 'Home Again' is the sixth studio album featuring Bobby Brown and released on September 10, 1996 by MCA Records.1 . Hit Me Off (Official Video) 2 . Something About You 3 . One More Day 4 . I'm Still In Love With You (Official Video) 5 . Home Again (Live, 5/25/2012) 6 . I'm Still In Love With You Track Listing : 1.Oh, Yeah, It Feels So Good (Ricky Bell, Ronnie Devoe, James Harris Iii,…

MCA publish Mary J. Blige’s fourth album : ‘Mary’ (1999)

Mary J. Blige's 'Mary' is her fourth studio album, released on August 17, 1999 by MCA.1 . All That I Can Say 2 . All That I Can Say (On "Leno") 3 . Deep Inside 4 . Deep Inside (Live) 5 . Your Child (Live, The House Of Blues) 6 . Your Child (Live) 7 . No Happy Holiday (Live, 1998) 8 . No Happy Hoildays (Live) 9 . The Love I Never Had 10 . Give Me You Track Listing : 1.All That I Can Say (Lauryn…

Paul Simon releases his seventh album : ‘Graceland’ featuring ‘You Can Call Me Al’ and ‘The Boy in the Bubble’ (1986)

Paul Simon's 'Graceland' is his seventh studio album released on August 12, 1986 by Warner Bros.1 . The Boy In The Bubble 2 . The Story Of Graceland 3 . Paul Simon Explains Why The Titlesong Graceland Is His Favorite 4 . Gumboots (Itunes Festival) 5 . Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes 6 . Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes (w/ Ladysmith Black Mambazo - ") 7 . You Can Call Me Al (Official Video)…

Billy Joel releases ‘An Innocent Man,’ his ninth album featuring ‘Tell Her About It’ and ‘Uptown Girl’ (1983)

Billy Joel's 'An Innocent Man' feat. 'Uptown Girl' is his ninth studio album released on August 8, 1983 by Family Productions/Columbia. 1 . The Longest Time (Official Video) 2 . This Night (London, June 1984) 3 . Tell Her About It (Official Video) 4 . Uptown Girl (Official Video) 5 . Leave A Tender Moment Alone (Live) 6 . Keeping The Faith (Official Video) 7 . An Innocent Man (Frankfurt, 1994]) 8…

N.W.A. release their debut album : ‘Straight Outta Compton’ (1988)

N.W.A.'s 'Straight Outta Compton' is their debut studio album produced by Dr. Dre with DJ Yella and released August 8, 1988 by Ruthless Records.1 . Straight Outta Compton (Official Video) 2 . Express Yourself 3 . Dopeman (Houston, 1989) Track Listing : 1.Straight Outta Compton (Ice Cube, Mc Ren, The D.O.C., Eazy-E) - 04:18 . {Samples : "Funky Drummer" By James Brown; "You'Ll Like It Too" By…

Beastie Boys release their second album : ‘Paul’s Boutique’

Beastie Boys' 'Paul's Boutique' is their second studio album released on July 25, 1989 by Capitol.1 . Shake Your Rump (Amsterdam) 2 . Egg Man 3 . High Plains Drifter (Japan Space Shower, 1995) 4 . POSSE IN EFFECT & HIGH PLAINS DRIFTER (Live, 98) 5 . Sounds of Science (Japan Space Shower, 1994) 6 . Sounds Of Science (Kawasaki, 1996) 7 . Hey Ladies 8 . Interview + Looking down the barrel of a…

RCA publish ‘Elvis: As Recorded at Madison Square Garden’ (1972)

'Elvis: As Recorded at Madison Square Garden' is a live musical album recorded on June 10, 1972 and released on June 18, 1972 by RCA 1 . An American Trilogy (Madison Square Garden, 1972) 2 . Polk Salad Annie (Madison Square Garden, 1972) 3 . That's All Right (Madison Square Garden, 1972) 4 . Suspicious Minds (Madison Square Garden, 1972) 5 . Suspicious Minds Live (1972 MSG, with Lyrics) 6 .…

We All remember Ella Fitzgerald. ‘Hello Ella’

This day (June 15, 1996), in Beverly Hills, California, died Ella Fitzgerald, an American jazz and song vocalist, also known as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz, and Lady Ella, who had a vocal range spanning three octaves and was noted for her purity of tone, impeccable diction, phrasing and intonation, and a horn-like improvisational ability, particularly in her scat singing.Tracklist : 1 .…

Metallica release their sixth album : ‘Load’ featuring ‘Until It Sleeps’ (1996)

Metallica's 'Load' feat. 'Until It Sleeps' is their sixth studio album released on June 4, 1996 by Elektra Vertigo.1 . Ain't My Bitch (Live, Cunning Stunts) 2 . Ain't My Bitch (Reading Festival, 1997) 3 . 2x4 (1995.08.26, Donington, U.K.) 4 . 2x4 (1995.08.23 London, UK) 5 . Until It Sleeps (Official Music Video) 6 . Until it Sleeps (Live, Cunning Stunts) 7 . Until It Sleeps (Video Music Awards…

Reprise publish Donald Fagen’s second solo album : ‘Kamakiriad’ (1993)

Donald Fagen's 'Kamakiriad' is his second solo album featuring Steely Dan partner Walter Becker and released on May 25, 1993 by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Trans-Island Skyway (Donald Fagen) – 06:30 . 2.Countermoon (Donald Fagen) – 05:05 . 3.Springtime (Donald Fagen) – 05:06 . 4.Snowbound (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 07:08 . 5.Tomorrow'S Girls (Donald Fagen) – 06:17 . 6.Florida Room (Donald…

We remember Chet Baker. ‘Chet After Chet’

This day (May 13, 1988), in Amsterdam, Netherlands, died Chesney Henry Baker, Jr. a.k.a Chet Baker, an American jazz trumpeter, flugelhornist and singer.Digest Tracklist : Blue In Green (1988) . My Funny Valentine (1987) . w/ Van Morrison - Send In The Clowns (1986) . w/ Stan Getz - Sweden (1983) . Love For Sale (1979) . Time After Time (1964) . w/ Lars Gullin - All The Things You Are (1959) .…

We remember Bob Marley. ‘Leaving Babylon’

This day (May 11, 1981), in Miami, Florida, died Robert Nesta Marley a.k.a Bob Marley, a Jamaican singer and songwriter.Digest Tracklist : w/ The Wailers - Coming In From The Cold (1980) . War (1979) . w/ The Wailers - Exodus (1977) . The Roots Rock Reggae (1976) . w/ The Wailers - Kinky Reggae (1975) . Lively Up Yourself (1974) . w/ The Wailers - Get up Stand up (1973) . Bob Marley and Peter…

Freddie Hubbard records ‘Breaking Point!’ for Blue Note (1964)

Freddie Hubbard's 'Breaking Point!' is his ninth album recorded on May 7, 1964 and released in September 1964 By Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Breaking Point (Freddie Hubbard) - 10:19 . 2.Far Away (Freddie Hubbard) - 10:58 . 3.Blue Frenzy (Freddie Hubbard) - 06:23 . 4.D Minor Mint (Freddie Hubbard) - 6:24 . 5.Mirrors (Joe Chambers) - 06:08 Musicians : Freddie Hubbard - Trumpet . James Spaulding -…

Atco Records release ‘Dr. John’s Gumbo,’ his fifth album featuring ‘Iko Iko’ (1972)

'Dr. John's Gumbo' is his fifth album (and a tribute to the music of his native city) released on April 20, 1972 y Atco Records. Track Listing : 1.Iko Iko (James Sugar Boy Crawford) - 04:08 . 2.Blow Wind Blow (Huey Piano Smith, Izzy Cougarden) - 03:17 . 3.Big Chief (Earl King) - 03:25 . 4.Somebody Changed The Lock (Mac Rebennack) - 02:42 . 5.Mess Around (Ahmet Ertegün) - 03:09 . 6.Let The Good…

Happy Birthday Lisa Stansfield. ‘All Around Lisa’

This day (April 11, 1966), in Heywood, Lancashire, England, is born Lisa Stansfield an English singer.Digest Tracklist : Never Ever (2018) . Billionaire (2018) . Love Supreme (2015) . Can'T Dance (2014) . If I Hadn´T Got You (2011) . w/ Clifford Slapper On Piano, London (2010) . Never Never Gonna Give You Up (2005) . Treat Me Like A Woman (2004) . Live At Ronnie Scott'S (2002) . Let'S Just Call…

RSO Records publish Eric Clapton’s third album : ‘There’s One in Every Crowd’ (1975)

Eric Clapton's 'There's One in Every Crowd' is his third studio album recorded shortly after '461 Ocean Boulevard' and released in March 1975 by RSO.Track Listing : 1.We'Ve Been Told (Jesus Coming Soon) (Willie Johnson, Traditional) - 04:28 . 2.Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (Traditional, Eric Clapton') - 03:33 . 3.Little Rachel (Jim Byfield) - 04:06 . 4.Don'T Blame Me (Eric Clapton', George Terry) -…

Warner Bros. release Chaka Khan’s second solo album : ‘Naughty’ produced By Arif Mardin (1980)

Chaka Khan's 'Naughty' is her second solo album produced By Arif Mardin and released on March 26, 1980 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.Clouds (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) - 04:28 . 2.Get Ready, Get Set (Kathy Anderson, Ellison Chase, Bill Haberman, Art Jacobson) - 03:42 . 3.Move Me No Mountain (Jerry Ragovoy, Aaron Schroeder) - 04:14 . 4.Nothing'S Gonna Take You Away (Deborah Ash, Bill…