Happy Birthday Steve Vai. ‘Vai Day’

This day (June 6, 1960), in Carle Place, New York, is born Steve Vai, an American guitarist.Tracklist : 1 . Tender Surrender (2019) 2 . Dark Matter (2018) 3 . For The Love of God (at the Vai Academy 2017) - 4 . Whispering A Prayer (2016) 5 . Gravity Storm (2013) 6 . The Crying Machine (TEC Awards 2012) 7 . Hendrix tribute day (Santa Cruz Blues Festival, 2011) 8 . I'm The Hell Outta Here…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 11/52

Robert Cray, Bill Frisell, John Scofield, Paco de Lucía, John McLaughlin, Steve Morse . Joe Satriani, Al Di Meola, Buckethead, Jeff Beck, Joe Bonamassa, Eric ClaptonThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 330 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Robert Cray . Time Makes Two Lifted from : Robert Cray Band plays the blues in…

The Dixie Dregs reunite after 40 years (2018)

March 12, 2018 - reunited after 40 years, The Dixie Dregs - that is Steve Morse (g), Rod Morgenstein (d), Allen Sloan (viol), Andy West (b) and Steve Davidowksi(kb) - will be on stage at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 03/52

Mick Taylor, Larry Carlton, Nils Lofgren, Jimmy Johnson, Matt Schofield, John Sykes, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Steve Morse, Daniel Johns, Joe Satriani, Phil Collen, John Petrucci, Joe Perry, Slash, Johnny Depp, Eddie Van HalenThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 286 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Mick Taylor . Can't You…

Happy Birthday Frank Gambale. ‘Keep on Tuning!’

This day (December 22, 1958), in Canberra, Australia, is born Frank Gambale, an Australian jazz fusion guitarist.Tracklist : @ NAMM (2020) . w/ Dennis Chambers, Mike Pope, Sean Wayland - No Neck Louie (2019) . Fear of Flyin (2018) . Checked Out (2016) . Clinic (2015) . Solo (2014) . w/ Boca – Open Your Mind (2012) . Natural High (2010) . w/ Return To Forever Iv – Guitar Solo . Playing A Funk…

This week In ‘Hard & Metal Throwback’ 41/52

Skid Row, Venom, Accept, Aerosmith, Anthrax, Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard, Blue Öyster Cult, Metallica, Deep Purple, Rush, Steve Morse Band They are the 'Hard . Metal Throwback' artists selected among the 352 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Skid Row . Makin' . Mess More by the same : Skid Row serenade Tokyo (1992)2 . Venom . Black…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 41/52

Joe Satriani, Steve Morse, Frank Zappa, Jan Akkerman, Vlatko Stefanovski, Ritchie Blackmore, Steve Hackett, Pat Metheny, Bill Frisell, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Peter Frampton, Robben Ford, Pat Martino They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 352 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Joe Satriani . Surfing with the Alien Lifted from :…

Paul Simon releases his second solo album : ‘There Goes Rhymin’ Simon’ featuring ‘Kodachrome’ (1973)

Paul Simon's 'There Goes Rhymin' Simon' feat. 'Kodachrome' is his second solo studio album released on May 5, 1973 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Kodachrome (Paul Simon) - 03:32 . 2.Tenderness (Paul Simon) - 02:53 . 3.Take Me To The Mardi Gras (Paul Simon) - 03:27 . 4.Something So Right (Paul Simon) - 04:33 . 5.One Man'S Ceiling Is Another Man'S Floor (Paul Simon) - 03:44 . 6.American Tune (Paul…

Bill Withers releases ‘Still Bill’ featuring ‘Lean on Me’ & ‘Use Me’ (1972)

Bill Withers's 'Still Bill' feat. 'Lean on Me' & 'Use Me' is his second studio album released in May 1972 by Sussex.Track Listing : 1.Lonely Town, Lonely Street (Bill Withers) - 03:42 . 2.Let Me In Your Life (Bill Withers) - 02:41 . 3.Who Is He (And What Is He To You)? (Bill Withers, Stanley Mckenny) - 03:13 . 4.Use Me (Bill Withers) - 03:45 . 5.Lean On Me (Bill Withers) - 04:17 . 6.Kissing…

Epic publish Basia’s third solo album : ‘The Sweetest Illusion’ (1994)

Basia's 'The Sweetest Illusion' is her third solo studio album released on May 3, 1994 by Epic.Track Listing : 1.Drunk On Love (Basia Trzetrzelewska, White, Peter Ross) – 4:46 . 2.Third Time Lucky (Basia Trzetrzelewska, Danny White) - 05:01 . 3.Yearning (Basia Trzetrzelewska, Danny White) - 05:22 . 4.She Deserves It/Rachel'S Wedding (Basia Trzetrzelewska, Danny White) - 04:52 . 5.An Olive Tree…

Wings (Paul & Linda McCartney and Dennis Laine) release ‘London Town’ (1978)

Wings' 'London Town' is their sixth studio album released on March 31, 1978 by Parlophone / Capitol and featuring the three remaining members of the band Paul & Linda McCartney and Dennis Laine.Track Listing : 1.London Town (Paul McCartney, Denny Laine) – 04:10 . 2.Cafe On The Left Bank (Paul McCartney) - 03:25 . 3.I'M Carrying (Paul McCartney) - 02:44 . 4.Backwards Traveller (Paul McCartney)…

Happy Birthday Carl Palmer, the ‘P’ in ELP

March 20, 1950 - Carl Frederick Kendall Palmer simply known as Carl Palmer, English rock drummer, member of Atomic Rooster, Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Asia and more is 71. Happy Birthday, SirEmerson, Lake & Palmer's 'Tarkus' is their second studio album recorded in London and released on June 14, 1971 by Island. >>Emerson, Lake & Palmer 's 'Pictures at an Exhibition' is a live…

Eric Clapton releases ‘Reptile,’ his fifteenth studio album featuring Billy Preston (2001)

Eric Clapton's 'Reptile' is the fifteenth studio album featuring Billy Preston and The Impressions and released on March 13, 2001 by Duck / Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Reptile (Eric Clapton) - 03:26 . 2.Got You On My Mind (Joe Thomas, Howard Briggs) - 04:30 . 3.Travelin' Light (J. J. Cale) - 04:17 . 4.Believe In Life (Eric Clapton) - 05:05 . 5.Come Back Baby (Ray Charles) - 03:55 . 6.Broken Down…

Antony & the Johnsons release ‘I Am a Bird Now,’ their second album produced by frontman Anohni (2005)

Antony & the Johnsons' 'I Am a Bird Now' is their second album produced by frontman Anohni and released on February 1, 2005 by Secretly CanadianTrack Listing : 1.Hope There'S Someone (Anohni) - 04:21 . 2.My Lady Story (Anohni) - 03:33 . 3.For Today I Am A Boy (Anohni) - 02:36 . 4.Man Is The Baby (Anohni) - 04:09 . 5.You Are My Sister (Anohni) - 03:59 . 6.What Can I Do? (Anohni) - 01:40 .…