We Remember Sonny Boy Williamson. ‘Sonny Boy’

This day (May 25, 1965), in Helena, Arkansas, died Sonny Boy Williamson, an American blues harmonica player, singer and songwriter, from Mississippi., Digest Tracklist : My Younger Days (1964) . Live In Denmark (1964) . Keep It To Yourself (1963) . Bye Bye Bird . Nine Below Zero (1963) . I'M A Lonely Man . w/ Muddy Waters, Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon - Bye bye blues . Tracklist : Nine Below…

This month In Blues Legends 05/12

Sonny Boy Williamson II, Taj Mahal, Muddy Waters, Eric Clapton, John Lee Hooker, Sonny Landreth, Albert King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Howlin' Wolf, B.B. King, Chuck Berry, Buddy Guy

Happy Birthday Brian Auger. ‘First Hammond Man’

This day (July 18, 1939), in London, England, is born Brian Auger, a jazz and rock keyboardist playing the Hammond organ.Tracklist : 1 . The Trinity - Black Cat (1968) 2 . Trinity Feat. Savannah Grace - Season Of The Witch 3 . w/ Billy Cobham, Gambale & Novecento - Live (2007) 4 . Happiness Is Just Around The Bend (2004) 5 . Light My Fire 6 . w/ Eric Burdon - Tobacco Road (1991) 7 . Oblivion…

Dr. Feelgood record their third album : ‘Stupidity’ for United Artists (1975)

Dr. Feelgood's 'Stupidity' is their third album recorded live on May 23 & November 8, 1975 and released in September 1976 by United ArtistsTrack Listing : 1.Talking About You (Chuck Berry) - 01:58 . 2.Twenty Yards Behind (Wilko Johnson) - 02:01 . 3.Stupidity (Solomon Burke) - 02:25 . 4.All Through The City (Wilko Johnson) - 02:54 . 5.I'M A Man (Bo Diddley) - 05:10 . 6.Walking The Dog (Rufus…

We remember Muddy Waters. ‘Still Waters’

This day (April 30, 1983), in Westmont, Illinois, died McKinley Morganfield a.k.a. Muddy Waters, an American blues musician.Digest Tracklist : Manish Boy . w/ The Rolling Stones - Champagne And Reefer (1981) . w/ Sonny Boy Williamson - Got My Mojo Working . w/ Foghat- I Just Want To Make Love To You (1978) . w/ Clark Terry - Stormy Monday Blues (1977) . The Blues Had A Baby (And They Named Rock…

Chess release Muddy Waters’s only all-acoustic album : ‘Folk Singer’ (1964)

Muddy Waters's 'Folk Singer' is his fourth (and only all-acoustic) album released on April 17, 1964 by Chess.Track Listing : 1.My Home Is In The Delta (Muddy Waters) - 03:58 . 2.Long Distance (Muddy Waters) - 03:30 . 3.My Captain (Willie Dixon) - 05:10 . 4.Good Morning Little Schoolgirl (Sonny Boy Williamson) - 03:12 . 5.You Gonna Need My Help (Muddy Waters) - 03:09 . 6.Cold Weather Blues (Muddy…

Junior Wells starts the recording of ‘Come on in This House’ for Telarc (1996)

Junior Wells' 'Come on in This House' is a blues album recorded between April 16 and May 31, 1996 and released the same year by Telarc.Track Listing : 1.What My Momma Told Me/That'S All Right (Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup, Junior Wells) - 04:34 . 2.Why Are People Like That? (Bobby Charles) - 03:55 . 3.Trust My Baby (Sonny Boy Williamson Ii) - 05:02 . 4.Million Years Blues (Sonny Boy Williamson Ii) -…

Columbia release ‘Johnny Winter,’ his self-titled second album (1969)

'Johnny Winter' is his eponymous second official album, released on April 15 1969, by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.I'M Yours & I'M Hers (Johnny Winter) - 04:33 . 2.Be Careful With A Fool (Joe Josea, B. B. King) - 05:17 . 3.Dallas (Johnny Winter) - 02:48 . 4.Mean Mistreater (James Gordon) - 03:54 . 5.Leland Mississippi Blues (Johnny Winter) - 03:32 . 6.Good Morning Little School Girl - (Sonny…

Bruce Springsteen releases ‘Human Touch,’ his ninth album (1986)

Bruce Springsteen's 'Human Touch' is his ninth studio album released By Columbia, on March 31, 1992, the same day than another release 'Lucky Town'Track Listing : 1.Human Touch (Bruce Springsteen) - 06:31 . 2.Soul Driver (Bruce Springsteen) - 04:39 . 3.57 Channels (And Nothin' On) (Bruce Springsteen) - 02:28 . 4.Cross My Heart (Bruce Springsteen, Sonny Boy Williamson) - 03:51 . 5.Gloria'S Eyes…

Allman Brothers Band release their third album : ‘Eat a Peach’ featuring ‘Mountain Jam,’ ‘Melissa’ and ‘Blue Sky’ (1972)

Allman Brothers Band's 'Eat a Peach' is their third studio album (the last with Duane Allman) produced by Tom Dowd and released on February 12, 1972Track Listing : 1.Ain'T Wastin' Time No More (Gregg Allman) - 03:40 . 2.Les Brers In A Minor (Dickey Betts) - 09:03 . 3.Melissa (Gregg Allman) - 03:54 . 4.Mountain Jam (Donovan Leitch, Duane Allman, Gregg Allman, Dickey Betts, Berry Oakley, Butch…

Muddy Waters releases his thirteenth album : ‘I’m Ready’ produced by Johnny Winter (1978)

Muddy Waters' 'I'm Ready' is his thirteenth (and second produced by Johnny Winter) studio album released in January 1978 by Blue Sky,Track Listing : 1.I'M Ready (Willie Dixon) - 03:26 . 2.33 Years (Mckinley Morganfield) - 05:20 . 3.Who Do You Trust (Mckinley Morganfield) - 05:00 . 4.Copper Brown (Mckinley Morganfield) - 04:58 . 5.I'M Your Hoochie Coochie Man (Willie Dixon) - 03:59 . 6.Mamie…

Delmark publish Junior Wells debut album : ‘Hoodoo Man Blues’ recorded with Buddy Guy (1965)

Junior Wells 'Hoodoo Man Blues' is his debut album recorded with Buddy Guy on September 22 and 23, 1965 and released the same year by Delmark.Track Listing : 1.Snatch It Back And Hold It (Junior Wells) - 02:53 . 2.Ships On The Ocean (Junior Wells) - 04:07 . 3.Good Morning Schoolgirl (Sonny Boy Williamson) - 03:50 . 4.Hound Dog (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller) - 02:12 . 5.In The Wee Wee Hours…

John Mayall releases ‘Crusade’ recorded with the Bluesbreakers featuring Mick Taylor (1967)

'Crusade' by John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers is their third studio album (and the first recording of a young (18) Mick Taylor) released on September 1, 1967 by Decca.Track Listing : 1.Oh, Pretty Woman (A.C. Williams) - 03:40 . 2.Stand Back Baby (John Mayall) - 01:50 . 3.My Time After Awhile (Ron Badger/Sheldon Feinberg, Robert Geddins) - 05:15 . 4.Snowy Wood (Mayall, Mick Taylor) - 03:41 .…

Taj Mahal records for Columbia records, his self-titled debut album : ‘Taj Mahal’ (1967)

'Taj Mahal' is his eponymous debut album recorded in August 1967.Track Listing : 1.Leaving Trunk (Sleepy John Estes) - 04:51 . 2.Statesboro Blues (Blind Willie Mctell) - 02:59 . 3.Checkin' Up On My Baby (Sonny Boy Williamson) - 04:55 . 4.Everybody'S Got To Change Sometime (Sleepy John Estes) - 02:57 . 5.Ez Rider (Taj Mahal) - 03:04 . 6.Dust My Broom (Robert Johnson) - 02:39 . 7.Diving Duck Blues…

September, School’s In

From 'Trouble in school' to 'September Song', we have mixed 17 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'September'. It has Deborah Cox, Hank Jones, Harry James, Charles Mingus and many more.

Stoned

From 'Let's Go Get Stoned' to 'Queen Of Diamonds', we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Stones'. It has Muddy Waters, Janis Joplin, Dinah Washington, John Scofield and many more.

New-Year Resolutions (Of All Kinds)

From 'I'm Gonna Knock On Your Door' to 'I Ain't Gonna Pick No More Cotton' , we have mixed 20 'Blues, Latin and Soul' tunes around the theme of 'What I'm Gonna Do'. It has The Five Satins, Hank Penny, Louis Jordan & The Tympani Five, John Henry Barbee and many more.

Denials

From 'I Don't Want To Walk Without You' to 'I Don't Want To Love You (Like I Do)' , we have mixed 20 'Good Old Jazz and Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Denials'. It has John Scofield, Matt Jordan Feat. Kelli Sae, Patti Page, Thelonious Monk and many more.

Blues, Sweat and Tears

From 'Sweat & Tears' to 'It Takes A Lot To Laugh, It Takes A Train To Cry' , we have mixed 20 'Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Crying and Working'. It has Rod Piazza, Little Joe Blue, Earl Hooker & Junior Wells, Little Charlie & The Nightcats and many more.

Ne Me Leave “Pas”

From 'It's nobody's fault but mine' to 'Please Don t Go', we have mixed 19 'Strictly Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Break-Ups'. It has Lightnin' Hopkins, Floyd Dixon, Popa Chubby, B.B.King and many more.

Harmonicating The Blues

Featuring Sonny Boy Williamson . Your Funeral And My Trial . Junior Wells . The Hoodoo Man . Hound Dog Taylor . Little Walter . Sonny Terry . Brownie Mcghee . Hootin' The Blues . Snooky Pryor . How'D You Learn To Shake It Like That? . Big Walter Horton . Shakey'S Blues . Lazy Lester . Lynwood Slim . Charlie Musselwhite . Gone Too Long . Jason Ricci . Harmonica . Solo . Corky Siegel . Hey Billie…

Please Weight on Line

From 'Fat Boy Rag' to 'Fine Fat Daddy', we have mixed 17 'Jazz and Latin Music' tunes around the theme of 'Fat and Fats'. It has Roland Kirk, Dave Brubeck, Astor Piazzolla & Goyeneche, Swing Shift Band and many more..