This week In Jazz Legends 40/52

Coleman Hawkins, Art Farmer, Jim Hall, Anita O’Day, Oscar Peterson, Ray Bryant, Lester Young, Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole, Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Teddy Wilson, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Buddy Rich

We remember vibraphonist Red Norvo. ‘Red Red Swing’

This day ( April 6, 1999), in Santa Monica, California, died Red Norvo, one of jazz's early vibraphonists, known as 'Mr. Swing'

Tracklist :

1 . w/ Tal Farlow – All Of Me

2 . w/ Benny Carter – After You’Ve Gone (1985)

3 . w/ Billy Butterfield, Tal Farlow,Teddy Wilson – Undecided (1983)

4 . Girl From Ipanema (1974)

5 . w/ Braff Kessel – Lady Be Good (1974)

6 . w/ Benny Goodman – All Star Band 1959

7 . And His Trio (1958)

Tracklist :

Blue Skies . Some Like It Hot . Night and Day . I Got Rhythm . Honeysuckle Rose . Old Fashioned Love . Tomboy . Jersey Bounce . Blues In E Flat . Russian Lullaby .

Wikipedia : This day ( April 6, 1999), in Santa Monica, California, died Red Norvo

, one of jazz's early vibraphonists, known as 'Mr. Swing'

Solid! : Though Red Norvo

was one of the most important…

This month In Blues Legends 11/12

T Bone Walker, John Mayer, Lonnie Brook, Gary Moore, Albert Collins, Stevie Ray Vaughan, B B King, Albert King, Paul Butterfield, Etta James, John Mayall, the Bluesbreakers, Roy Buchanan, Muddy Waters, The Rolling Stones, John Hammond, Taj Mahal, Bobby McFerrin, Big Joe Turner, Lucky Peterson

Benny Goodman In Japan

Benny Goodman came to Japan three times to perform in concert. In 1957 (or is it 1956?) sponsored by the U.S. State Department / ANTA and with a big band, in 1964 with a small group and in 1980 for the "Aurex Jazz Festival" happening in three cities.

Satchmo Loves Company

Louis Armstrong's exuberant and gravelly voice happened to be the perfect match with the mellifluous or crooning voices of his contemporaries. His blasting trumpet, the perfect contrast with the pianist.

Who ever they were, Billie Holiday, Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Dean Martin, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Johnny Cash, Marlene Dietrich, Peggy Lee, Earl Hines, Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson and so on

Today "Louis Loves Company" reviews Armstrong most famous "meetings" on film, television and recording.

"Oh when the saints ...."

Track Listing Video :

1.Lonesome Man Blues / Confessin´ . 2.Birth Of The Blues (With Frank Sinatra / Edsel Show 1957) - 03:25 . 3.I'M Glad We'Re Not Young Anymore (With Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee / The Bing Crosby Show) - 03:15 . 4.That'S Jazz (With Bing

This week In Soul Artists 07/52

Al Jarreau, Randy Crawford, Irma Thomas, Cissy Houston, Whitney Houston, Thelma Houston, Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross & the Supremes , Teddy Pendergrass, Frankie Beverly & Raw Soul, Maceo Parker, Charlie Wilson

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°649 – 2010s Music Videos

Bizarre Quotes • Time flies by in the yellow and green (George Ezra) • And all we need is two good wheels (Macklemore & Ryan Lewis) • You know I love watching you do your thing (Ed Sheeran) • How am I going to be an optimist about this? (Bastille) • You shout it out, but I can't hear a word you say (David Guetta) • Ours a love I held tightly Feeling the rapture grow (Lana Del Rey) • I can't get there on my own You can't leave me here alone (Kings Of Leon) •

Music-wise : Rock, Dance Pop, Drum And Bass, Edm, Hip Hop, Pop

This week In Soul Artists 30/52

Earth Wind and Fire, Zapp, Teddy Pendergrass, Solomon Burke, Macy Gray, James Brown, Mary Wilson, Jill Scott, Terence Trent D'Arby, DJ Jazzy Jeff, The Fresh Prince, The Roots, Rachelle Ferrell

Heart Beats

From 'Love Is Like An Itching In My Heart' to 'Heart On A String', we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Soul' tunes around the theme of 'The Heart'. It has Funk Brothers, Barney Kessel, Trammps, Teresa Cristina and many more.