St. Vincent cover Big Black (2011)

May 22, 2011 - Annie Clark and St. Vincent plus several members of Dirty Projectors will cover a couple of songs by Big Black during the "Our Band Could Be Your Concert" at Bowery Ballroom in New York City

Annie Clark a.k.a. St. Vincent releases her eponymous fourth album : ‘St. Vincent’ (2014)

'St. Vincent' is her eponymous fourth studio album produced by John Congleton and released on February 24, 2014 by Loma Vista/ Republic RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Rattlesnake (Annie Clark) - 03:34 . 2.Birth In Reverse (Annie Clark) - 03:15 . 3.Prince Johnny (Annie Clark) - 04:36 . 4.Huey Newton (Annie Clark) - 04:37 . 5.Digital Witness (Annie Clark) - 03:21 . 6.I Prefer Your Love (Annie Clark) -…

St. Vincent opens for (and covers) RHCP (2019)

January 13, 2019 - St. Vincent will sing before the Red Hot Chili Peppers show during the "Malibu Love Session" benefit concert for Woosley fire victims at Hollywood Palladium in Hollywood, California

St. Vincent releases her fifth album : ‘Masseduction’ (2017)

St. Vincent's 'Masseduction' is her fifth studio album co-produced with Jack Antonoff and released on October 13, 2017 by Loma Vista RecordingsTrack Listing : 1.Hang On Me (Annie Clark) - 02:48 . 2.Pills (Annie Clark, Jack Antonoff, Mark Anthony Spears) - 04:40 . 3.Masseduction (Annie Clark, Jack Antonoff) - 03:17 . 4.Sugarboy (Annie Clark, Jack Antonoff) - 04:01 . 5.Los Ageless (Annie Clark) -…

Happy Birthday Stanley Clarke. ‘Mr. Stanley, I Presume’

This day (June 30, 1951), in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is born Stanley Clarke, an American jazz musician and composer known for his innovative work on both double and electric bass.Tracklist : 1 . School Days (2019) 2 . @ IL Volo Del Jazz (2018) 3 . w/ The Stanley Clarke Band -School Days (2017) 4 . w/ The Stanley Clarke Band - No Mystery (2015) 5 . w/ Beka Gochiashvili | Tbilisi Jazz…

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.1 . Simply Irresistible (NYC - 1997) 2 . Simply Irresistible (on Letterman, 1988) 3 . Late Night with David Letterman (NBC 12/16/1988) 4 . She makes my day 5 . She Makes My Day (Royal Variety, Palladium ) 6 . Between Us (1988) 7 . Between Us (Royal Albert Hall) 8 . Tell Me I'm Not Dreaming 9 . Tell Me I'm…

Barbra Streisand records ‘A Happening In Central Park,’ her first live album (1967)

Barbra Streisand's 'A Happening In Central Park' is her first live album recorded on June 17, 1967 in Central Park in New York in front of 135,000 people and released in September, 1968 By Columbia.1 . Natural Sounds (Live) Track Listing : 1.I Can See It (Tom Jones, Harvey Schmidt) - 02:58 . 2.Love Is Like A New Born Child (Chris Brown) - 02:55 . 3.Folk Monologue/Value (Jeffrey D. Harris) -…

Natalie Cole releases ‘Unforgettable… with Love,’ an album of standards performed by her father, Nat King Cole (1991)

Natalie Cole's 'Unforgettable… with Love' is an album featuring covers of standards performed by Natalie's father, Nat King Cole and released on June 11, 1991 by Elektra..1 . Route 66 (w/ Diana Krall) 2 . Mona Lisa, Smile (The Natalie Cole Special 1978) 3 . L.O.V.E. 4 . This can't be Love, Paper Moon 5 . That Sunday That Summer 6 . STRAIGHTEN UP 7 . Unforgettable Track Listing : 1.The Very…

Arista release Whitney Houston’s second album : ‘Whitney’ featuring ‘ I Wanna Dance With Somebody’ (1987)

Whitney Houston's ‘Whitney' feat. ' I Wanna Dance With Somebody' is her second studio album released on June 2, 1987 by Arista Records.1 . I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Official Video) 2 . I Wanna Dance With Somebody 3 . Love Will Save The Day 4 . Didn't We Almost Have It All (Official Video) 5 . Didn't We Almost Have It All (Nelson Mandella Freedom Fest, 1988) 6 . So Emotional (Japan) 7 . So…

Polydor release ‘Rory Gallagher,’ his eponymous first album (1971)

'Rory Gallagher' is his eponymous first solo album recorded just after he left Taste and released on May 23, 1971 by Polydor Track Listing : 1.Laundromat (Rory Gallagher) - 04:38 . 2.Just The Smile (Rory Gallagher) - 03:41 . 3.I Fall Apart (Rory Gallagher) - 05:12 . 4.Wave Myself Goodbye (Rory Gallagher) - 03:30 . 5.Hands Up (Rory Gallagher) - 05:25 . 6.Sinner Boy (Rory Gallagher) - 05:04 .…

Ice Cube releases ‘AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted,’ his first album after his split from N.W.A. (1990)

Ice Cube's 'AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted' is his solo debut studio album released on May 16, 1990 after his split from N.W.A. by Priority.Track Listing : 1.Better Off Dead (Sir Jinx) - 01:03 . 2.The Nigga Ya Love To Hate (Ice Cube, E. Sadler) - 03:15 . . 3.Amerikkka'S Most Wanted (Ice Cube, E. Sadler, Keith Shocklee) - 04:05 . . 4.What They Hittin' Foe? (The Average White Band, Ice Cube) - 01:20 .…

Happy Birthday David Byrne. ‘Headmaster’

This day (May 14, 1952), in Dumbarton, Scotland, is born David Byrne, American singer-songwriter and guitanist, frontman of Talking HeadsDigest Tracklist : I Feel It In My Heart (w/ Talking Heads, The Kitchen ’76) . Psycho Killer (w/ Talking Heads, CBGB, 1975) . Don’t Worry About The Government (w/ Talking Heads) . With Dick Clark (w/ Talking Heads) . Warning Sign (w/ Talking Heads, Capitol…

Island publish ‘Rastaman Vibration’ by Bob Marley & The Wailers (1976)

'Rastaman Vibration' by Bob Marley & The Wailers is a roots reggae album recorded at Joe Gibbs Studio, Kingston, Jamaica and released on April 30, 1976 by Island.Track Listing : 1.Positive Vibration (Vincent Ford) - 03:33 . 2.The Roots, Rock, Reggae (Vincent Ford) - 03:38 . 3.Johnny Was (Rita Marley) - 03:48 . 4.Cry To Me (Rita Marley) - 02:36 . 5.Want More (Aston Barrett) - 04:15 . 6.Crazy…

Beyoncé releases ‘Lemonade,’ her sixth album featuring James Blake, Kendrick Lamar, The Weeknd and Jack White as guests (2016)

Beyoncé's 'Lemonade' is her sixth studio album featuring James Blake, Kendrick Lamar, The Weeknd and Jack White as guests and released on April 23, 2016 by Parkwood Entertainment / Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.Pray You Catch Me (Beyoncé, Kevin Garrett, James Blake) - 03:15 . 2.Hold Up (Beyoncé, Thomas Wesley Pentz, Ezra Koenig, Emile Haynie, Joshua Tillman, Uzoechi Emenike, Sean Rhoden,…

Stones Throw publish Madvillain’s debut album : ‘Madvillainy’ produced by members MF Doom and Madlib (2004)

Madvillain's 'Madvillainy' is their debut studio album produced by members of the duo, MF Doom and Madlib and released on March 23, 2004 by Stones Throw Records. Track Listing : 1.The Illest Villains (Daniel Dumile, Otis Jackson Jr.) - 01:55 . 2.Accordion (Daniel Dumile, Otis Jackson Jr.) - 01:58 . . 3.Meat Grinder (Daniel Dumile, Otis Jackson Jr.) - 02:11 . . 4.Bistro (Daniel Dumile, Otis…

Joni Mitchell releases ‘Both Sides Now’ featuring jazz songs orchestrated by Vince Mendoza (2000)

Joni Mitchell's 'Both Sides Now' is a concept album released March 20, 2000 by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.You'Re My Thrill (Sidney Clare, Jay Gorney) - 03:52 . 2.At Last (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) - 04:28 . 3.Comes Love (Lew Brown, Sam H.Stept, Charles Tobias) - 04:29 . 4.You'Ve Changed (Bill Carey, Carl Fischer) - 05:00 . 5.Answer Me, My Love (Fred Rauch, Carl Sigman, Gerhard Winkler) - 03:23 .…

Elvis Presley records ‘Elvis Recorded Live on Stage in Memphis’ at the at Mid-South Coliseum in … Memphis (1974)

Elvis Presley's 'Elvis Recorded Live on Stage in Memphis' is his fifth live album recorded on March 20, 1974 at Mid-South Coliseum, Memphis, Tennessee and released in July 1974 by RCA Records.Track Listing : 1.See See Rider (Traditional, Elvis Presley) - 03:03 . 2.Medley: I Got A Woman / Amen (Ray Charles, Renald Richard) - 04:45 . 3.Love Me (Jerry Leiber And Mike Stoller) - 01:50 . 4.Trying To…

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis release ‘The Abyssinian Mass’ (2016)

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra's 'The Abyssinian Mass' is a live album featuring Wynton Marsalis, Damien Sneed and his choir, Chorale Le Chateau and released on March 18, 2016 by Blue Engine Records.Track Listing : 1.Devotional (Wynton Marsalis) - 08:33 . 2.Call To Worship (Wynton Marsalis) - 05:10 . 3.The Lord'S Prayer (Wynton Marsalis) - 04:12 . 4.Processional: "We Are On Our Way" (Wynton…

The Everly Brothers start the recording of their eponymous debut album featuring ‘Bye Bye Love’ (1957)

'The Everly Brothers' is their eponymous debut album produced by Archie Bleyer, recorded between March 1 and November 3, 1957 and released in 1958 by Cadence.Track Listing : 1.This Little Girl Of Mine (Ray Charles) - 02:18 . 2.Maybe Tomorrow (Don Everly) - 02:07 . 3.Bye Bye Love (Felice Bryant, Boudleaux Bryant) - 02:26 . 4.Brand New Heartache (Felice Bryant, Boudleaux Bryant) - 02:17 . 5.Keep A…

John Lennon releases his sixth solo album : ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll’ featuring ‘Stand by Me’ (1975)

John Lennon's 'Rock 'n' Roll' is his sixth studio album produced (in part) by Phil Spector and released on February 17, 1975 by Apple.Track Listing : 1.Be-Bop-A-Lula (Tex Davis, Gene Vincent) - 02:39 . 2.Stand By Me (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Ben E. King) - 03:26 . 3.Rip It Up / Ready Teddy (Robert 'Bumps' Blackwell, John Marascalco) - 01:33 . 4.You Can'T Catch Me (Chuck Berry) - 04:51 . 5.Ain'T…

Kanye West releases his seventh album : ‘The Life of Pablo’ featuring ‘Famous,’ ‘Father Stretch My Hands’ and ‘Fade’ (2016)

Kanye West's 'The Life of Pablo' is his seventh studio album released on February 14, 2016 by Good.Track Listing : 1.Ultralight Beam (Chancelor Bennett, Kasseem Dean, Mike Dean, Kirk Franklin, Noah Goldstein, Sam Griesemer, Terius Nash, Jerome Potter, Kelly Price, Nico Segal, Derek Watkins, Kanye West, Cydel Young) - 05:21 . 2.Father Stretch My Hands, Pt. 1 (Pastor T.L. Barrett, Chancelor…

Dean Martin records with an orchestra conducted by Gus Levene, ‘Pretty Baby’ an album for Capitol (1957)

Dean Martin's 'Pretty Baby' is an album recorded on January 28 and 30, 1957 with an orchestra conducted by Gus Levene and released on June 17, 1957 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.I Can'T Give You Anything But Love (Jimmy Mchugh, Dorothy Fields) - 02:41 . 2.Only Forever (James V. Monaco, Johnny Burke) - 02:08 . 3.Sleepy Time Gal (Ange Lorenzo, Richard A. Whitting, Joseph R. Alden, Raymond B.…

Dean Martin releases his first studio album : ‘Dean Martin Sings’ (1953)

'Dean Martin Sings' is his first studio album featuring eight songs from the Martin & Lewis film 'The Stooge' and released on January 12, 1953 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Who'S Your Little Who-Zis! (Al Goering, Ben Bernie, Walter Hirsch) - 02:19 . 11.When You'Re Smiling (Larry Shay, Mark Fischer, Joe Goodwin) - 03:02 . 12.A Girl Named Mary And A Boy Named Bill (Jerry Livingston, Mack David)…

Sarah Vaughan records her last album : ‘Brazilian Romance’ produced by Sérgio Mendes (1987)

Sarah Vaughan's 'Brazilian Romance' is her last (and her third of Brazilian music) album produced by Sérgio Mendes, recorded in January 1987 and released the same year by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Make This City Ours Tonight (Tracy Mann, Milton Nascimento) - 02:57 . 2.Romance (Danilo Caymmi, Tracy Mann, Paulo César Pinheiro) - 03:30 . 3.Love And Passion (Tracy Mann, Milton Nascimento) - 03:58 .…

Dizzy Gillespie records, with Sonny Rollins and Sonny Stitt, ‘Sonny Side Up,’ an album for Verve (1957)

Dizzy Gillespie's 'Sonny Side Up' is an album recorded in December 1957 with Sonny Rollins and Sonny Stittand released in 1958 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.On The Sunny Side Of The Street (Jimmy Mchugh, Dorothy Fields) - 05:43 . 2.The Eternal Triangle (Sonny Stitt) - 14:10 . 3.After Hours (Avery Parrish) - 12:21 . 4.I Know That You Know (Vincent Youmans) - 05:28 Musicians : Sonny Stitt - Alto…

Tony Bennett records ‘In Person!’ an album with the Count Basie Orchestra (1958)

Tony Bennett's 'In Person!' is an album recorded on December 22 & 30, 1958 with the Count Basie Orchestra and released in 1959 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Just In Time (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) - 01:45 . 2.When I Fall In Love (Edward Heyman, Victor Young) - 02:20 . 3.Taking A Chance On Love (Vernon Duke, Ted Fetter, John Latouche) - 01:57 . 4.Without A Song (Edward Eliscu,…

Freddie Hubbard begins the recording of ‘Bolivia,’ an album for Music Master (1990)

Freddie Hubbard's 'Bolivia' is an album recorded between December 13, 1990 and January 14, 1991 In 1991 and released by Music Master.Track Listing : 1.Homegrown (Freddie Hubbard) - 08:41 . 2.Bolivia (Cedar Walton) - 06:54 . 3.God Bless The Child (Arthur Herzog Jr., Billie Holiday) - 06:31 . 4.Dear John (Freddie Hubbard) - 07:30 . 5.Managua (Freddie Hubbard) - 10:00 . 6.Third World (Freddie…

Mahavishnu Orchestra records the album ‘Visions of the Emerald Beyond’ for Columbia (1975)

Mahavishnu Orchestra's 'Visions of the Emerald Beyond' is an album recorded in December 1974 and released in February 1975 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Eternity'S Breath, Pt. 1 (John McLaughlin) - 03:10 . 2.Eternity'S Breath, Pt. 2 (John McLaughlin) - 04:50 . 3.Lila'S Dance (John McLaughlin) - 05:37 . 4.Can'T Stand Your Funk (John McLaughlin) - 02:10 . 5.Pastoral (John McLaughlin) - 03:41 .…