Sam Cooke records his tenth album : ‘Twistin’ the Night Away’ for RCA (1961)

Sam Cooke's 'Twistin' the Night Away' is his tenth studio album (and one of his most successful) recorded on January 30, 1961 and released in April 1962 by RCA

1 . Twistin' The Night Away (Live, 1963)

Sam Cooke - Twistin' the Night Away

Track Listing : 1.Twistin' The Night Away (Sam Cooke) - 02:39 . 2.Sugar Dumpling (Sam Cooke) - 02:16 . 3.Twistin' In The Kitchen With Dinah (Sam Cooke) - 02:08 . 4.Somebody'S Gonna Miss Me (Lattimore Brown, Arthur Lee Reeves) – 02:32 . 5.A Whole Lotta Woman (James W. Alexander, Lowell Jordan) – 02:20 . 6.The Twist (Hank Ballard) - 02:27 . 7.Twistin' In The Old Town Tonight (Mack David) - 02:08 . 8.Movin' And A'Groovin' (Sam Cooke, Lou Rawls) - 02:34 . 9.Camptown Twist (Sam Cooke) - 02:13 . 10.Somebody Have Mercy (Sam Cooke) - 02:56 . 11.Soothe Me (

LCD Soundsystem release ‘American Dream,’ their fourth (and first in seven years) album (2017)

LCD Soundsystem's 'American Dream' is their fourth (and first in seven years) studio album produced by frontman James Murphy and released on September 1, 2017 by DFA / Columbia

1 . Oh Baby (Official Video)

2 . Oh Baby (Live on "Austin City Limits")

3 . Other Voices (Brooklyn Steel, 11/30/2021

4 . Other Voices (Boston, 4-4-22)

5 . I Used To (Alexandra Palace, 22/09/17)

6 . Change Yr Mind (Live, 10/21/17)

7 . Change Yr Mind (Vega, Copenhagen, 2017)

8 . How Do You Sleep (Tempodrom Berlin, 30.05.2018

9 . How Do You Sleep? (Live

10 . Tonite

11 . Tonite ("Later… With Jools Holland", BBC Two

12 . Call The Police (Live on "Austin City Limits")

13 . Call The Police (Brooklyn Steel, 11/23/21

14 . American Dream (RBC Bluesfest, Ottawa

15 . American Dream (Live, Paris, 13/09/2017

16 . Emotional Haircut

The Raconteurs release ‘Help Us Stranger’ their third album (their first in eleven years) (2019)

The Raconteurs' 'Help Us Stranger' is their third album (after a 11-year hiatus) featuring members Jack White, Brendan Benson plus Jack Lawrence (bass) and Patrick Keeler (drums) and released on June 21, 2019 by Third Man Records

The Raconteurs

NME



a smooth and bluesy ride to provide a very analogue album for a digital world

DIY



Theirs is a union as progressive as a tin can on a piece of string, as zeitgeist-chasing as an old man playing shuffleboard Variety

...where frenzied guitars carry the moment and the band’s metropolitan muse, Detroit, gets an early shout-out.

The Raconteurs - Help Us Stranger

AMAZON . ITUNES .

Paul McCartney is at the White House to accept the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. Among the (con)tributing

Joss Stone releases her sixth album : ‘The Soul Sessions Vol. 2’ featuring eleven cover versions (2012)

Joss Stone's 'The Soul Sessions Vol. 2' is her sixth studio album featuring eleven cover versions and released on July 16, 2012 by Stone'D / S-Curve Records.

1 . I Got the Blues

2 . (For God's Sake) Give More Power To The People (Citibank Hall RJ)

3 . While You're Out Looking For Sugar (AOL Sessions)

4 . While You're Out Looking For Sugar

5 . Sideway Shuffle (São Paulo, 2012)

6 . Teardrops (AOL Sessions)

7 . Stoned Out Of My Mind (AOL Sessions)

8 . Pillow Talk ("Loose Women")

9 . Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye (Acoustic)

10 . Live at Highline Ballroom in NYC, 2012

11 . Sideway Shuffle

12 . Teardrops (Billboard Tastemakers Session)

13 . Stoned Out Of My Mind (Last.fm Sessions)

14 . The High Road (LIVE Studio Session)

Track Listing : 1.I Got The... (Labi Siffre) - 04:59 . 2.(For God'S Sake)

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 20/52

Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Walsh, Chuck Berry, John Scofield, Johnny Guitar Watson, Brian May, Pete Townshend, Alvin Lee, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Robert Fripp, Eddie Van Halen, Marc Ribot

Keith Jarrett records ‘Treasure Island’ with Dewey Redman, Charlie Haden, Paul Motian & Danny Johnson (1974)

Keith Jarrett's 'Treasure Island' is his second album recorded on February 27-28, 1974 with Dewey Redman, Charlie Haden, Paul Motian & Danny Johnson and released the same year by Impulse!.

Track Listing : 1.The Rich (And The Poor) (Keith Jarrett) - 09:24 . 2.Blue Streak (Keith Jarrett) - 02:35 . 3.Fullsuvollivus (Fools Of All Of Us) (Keith Jarrett) - 06:29 . 4.Treasure Island

(Keith Jarrett) - 04:14 . 5.Introduction/Yaqui Indian Folk Song (Jarrett/Traditional) (Keith Jarrett) - 02:16 . 6.Le Mistral (Keith Jarrett) - 09:25 . 7.Angles (Without Edges) (Keith Jarrett) - 05:24 . 8.Sister Fortune (Keith Jarrett) - 04:27

Musicians : Keith Jarrett - Piano, Soprano Saxophone On (7) . Dewey Redman - Tenor Saxophone, Tambourine . Charlie Haden - Bass . Paul Motian- Drums, Percussion . Danny Johnson

Eric Dolphy records ‘Out to Lunch!’ with Freddie Hubbard, Bobby Hutcherson, Richard Davis & Tony Williams (1964)

Eric Dolphy's 'Out to Lunch!' is an album recorded on February 25, 1964, with Freddie Hubbard, Bobby Hutcherson, Richard Davis and Tony Williams and released in September 1964 by Blue Note.

Track Listing : 1.Hat And Beard (Eric Dolphy) - 08:24 . 2.Something Sweet, Something Tender (Eric Dolphy) - 06:02 . 3.Gazzelloni (Eric Dolphy) - 07:22 . 4.Out To Lunch (Eric Dolphy) - 12:06 . 5.Straight Up And Down (Eric Dolphy) - 08:19

Francis Wolff

Musicians : Eric Dolphy – Bass Clarinet On (1 - 2), Flute On (3), Alto Saxophone On (4 - 5) . Freddie Hubbard – Trumpet . Bobby Hutcherson – Vibraphone . Richard Davis – Bass . Tony Williams – Drums

Production : Produced By Alfred Lion Rudy Van Gelder - Engineer

Package : Bob Blumenthal - Liner Notes . A.B. Spellman

Tricky releases ‘Maxinquaye,’ his debut album featuring Martina Topley-Bird (1995)

Tricky's 'Maxinquaye' is his debut album featuring Martina Topley-Bird on vocals and released on February 20, 1995 by Island.

1 . Overcome ("Tele-Club," 5/09/09)

2 . Overcome (Montreux, 2001)

3 . Ponderosa (Official Video)

4 . Black Steel (Official Video)

5 . Black Steel (West 54th, 1998)

6 . Hell Is Round The Corner (Official Video)

7 . Hell Is Round The Corner (Glastonbury, 1995)

8 . Pumpkin (w/ Alison Goldfrapp, Brit Awards, 1995)

9 . Pumpkin (Montreux, 2001)

10 . Aftermath (Official Video)

11 . Maxinquaye (Indigo O2, London, 27 April 2012 )

12 . Abbaon Fat Tracks (Belfort, 1999)

13 . Brand New You're Retro (Live, 1995)

14 . Suffocated Love (On "Later... With Jools Holland," 1996)

15 . Piano / Suffocate Love / Jam (NYC, 09/16/99)

16 . You Don't Wanna (Montreux, 2001)

17 . Strugglin

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella in Berlin’ a live album for Verve (1960)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Ella in Berlin' is a live album recorded on February 13, 1960, at the Deutschlandhalle, Berlin and released the same year by Verve.

1 . 1960

2 . Misty (w/ The Tommy Flanagan Trio, London, 1965)

3 . Summertime (1968)

Ella Fitzgerald - Ella in Berlin: Mack the Knife

Track Listing : 1.Gone With The Wind (Herb Magidson, Allie Wrubel) - 02:25 . 2.Misty (Johnny Burke, Erroll Garner) - 02:38 . 3.The Lady Is A Tramp (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) - 02:40 . 4.The Man I Love (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 03:42 . 5.Summertime (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Dubose Heyward) - 03:02 . 6.Too Darn Hot (Cole Porter) - 03:17 . 7.Lorelei (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 03:27 . 8.Mack The Knife (Marc Blitzstein, Bertolt Brecht, Kurt Weill) - 04:39 . 9.How High The Moon (Nancy

Capitol publish The Beach Boys’ fifteenth album : ’20/20′ (1969)

The Beach Boys' '20/20' is their fifteenth studio album released on February 10, 1969 by Capitol.

1 . Do It Again

2 . I Can Hear Music (1969)

3 . I Can Hear Music

4 . All I Wanna Do (Royal Albert Hall, Sunday 31st May)

5 . Cotton Fields

6 . Never Learn Not To Love

7 . Our Prayer (Sound Check w/ Brian Wilson, Take 2)

8 . Cabinessence

The Beach Boys - 20/20

Track Listing : 1.Do It Again (Brian Wilson, Mike Love) - 02:25 . 2.I Can Hear Music (Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich, Phil Spector) - 02:36 . 3.Bluebirds Over The Mountain (Ersel Hickey) - 02:51 . 4.Be With Me (Dennis Wilson) - 03:08 . 5.All I Want To Do (Dennis Wilson, Stephen Kalinich) - 02:02 . 6.The Nearest Faraway Place (Bruce Johnston) - 02:39 . 7.Cotton Fields (Huddie Ledbetter) - 02:21 . 8.I Went To Sleep (Brian Wilson Carl

Elektra publish The Doors’ fifth album : ‘Morrison Hotel’ (1970)

The Doors' 'Morrison Hotel' is their fifth studio album released on February 9, 1970 by Elektra.

1 . Roadhouse Blues (N.Y., 1970)

2 . Waiting For The Sun

Doors - Morrison Hotel

Track Listing : 1.Roadhouse Blues (Jim Morrison, Robby Krieger, Ray Manzarek, John Densmore) - 04:03 . 2.Waiting For The Sun (Jim Morrison) - 03:58 . 3.You Make Me Real (Jim Morrison) - 02:53 . 4.Peace Frog (Jim Morrison, Robby Krieger) - 02:51 . 5.Blue Sunday (Jim Morrison) - 02:13 . 6.Ship Of Fools (Jim Morrison, Robby Krieger) - 03:08 . 7.Land Ho! (Jim Morrison, Robby Krieger) - 04:10 . 8.The Spy (Jim Morrison) - 04:17 . 9.Queen Of The Highway (Jim Morrison, Robby Krieger) - 02:47 . 10.Indian Summer (Jim Morrison, Robby Krieger) - 02:36 . 11.Maggie M'Gill (Jim Morrison, Robby Krieger, Ray Manzarek, John

Miles Davis records the live double album ‘Agharta’ in Osaka, Japan (1975)

Miles Davis' 'Agharta' is a live double album recorded on the afternoon of February 1, 1975 in Osaka, Japan and released in August 1975 By CBS/Sony.

Track Listing : 1.Prelude (Part 1) (Miles Davis) – 22:34 . 2.Prelude (Part 2) / Maiysha (Miles Davis) – 23:01 . 3.Theme From Jack Johnson (Miles Davis) – 26:17 . 4.Interlude (Miles Davis) – 25:59

Musicians : Miles Davis – Organ, Trumpet . Pete Cosey – Guitar, Percussion, Synthesizer . Sonny Fortune – Alto Saxophone, Flute, Soprano Saxophone . Al Foster – Drums . Reggie Lucas – Guitar . Michael Henderson – Bass . James Mtume – Congas, Percussion, Rhythm Box, Water Drum

Production : Produced By Teo Macero Takaaki Amano – Assistant Engineer . Mitsuru Kasai – Assistant Engineer . Tamoo Suzuki – Engineer

Package : Shigeo Anzai – Photography .

Happy Birthday John Lydon. ‘Looking Back In Anger’

This day (January 31, 1956), in Holloway, London, is born John Joseph Lydon simply known as John Lydon or even Johnny Rotten, his old stage name, English singer, best known as founder and lead singer for the Sex Pistols

Tracklist :

1 . Anarchy In The UK (w/ Sex Pistols, 1976)

2 . Pretty Vacant (w/ Sex Pistols)

3 . God Save The Queen (w/ Sex Pistols, Winterland, 1978)

4 . Poptones (w/Public Image Ltd, 1980)

5 . The Flowers Of Romance (w/Public Image Ltd, Top Of The Pops, 1981)

6 . Low Life (w/Public Image Ltd, Japan, 1983)

7 . This is not a Love Song (w/Public Image Ltd, Japón, 1985)

8 . Rise (w/Public Image Ltd, Top Of The Pops, 1986)

9 . Disappointed (w/Public Image Ltd)

10 . Open Up (w/Leftfield)

11 . Butter commercial

12 . Belsen Was A Gas (w/ Sex Pistols, 2002)

13 . Anarchy in the uk

D’Angelo releases his second album : ‘Voodoo’ featuring ‘Untitled (How Does It Feel)’ (2000)

D'Angelo's 'Voodoo' is his second studio album recorded between 1998 & 1999 at Electric Lady Studios In New York City. And released on January 25, 2000 by Virgin Records.

1 . Devil's Pie (2000)

2 . Devil's Pie / Chicken Grease (Le Zénith Paris, 2012)

3 . Left And Right (Men Strike Back)

4 . Left & Right

5 . Send It On

6 . Send It On (Live)

7 . Chicken Grease (Live)

8 . Chicken Grease (Zürich)

9 . Spanish Joint (Me And Those Dreamin' Eyes Of Mine, Paris, Zénith, 2012)

10 . Untitled

Track Listing : 1.Playa Playa (D'Angelo, Angie Stone, Ahmir Khalib Thompson) - 07:07 . . 2.Devil'S Pie (D'Angelo, Christopher Edward Martin) - 05:21 . . 3.Left & Right (D'Angelo, Kamaal Fareed, Reggie Noble, Clifford Smith) - 04:46 . 4.The Line (D'Angelo) - 05:15 . 5.Send It On (D'Angelo, Luther Archer,

Jimmy Smith records ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ a studio album with a big band for Verve (1964)

Jimmy Smith's 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?' is a studio album recorded on January 20-21 & 27, 1964 with a big band and released in March by Verve.

1 . Who's Afraid Of Virginia Wolf (1964)

Track Listing : 1.Slaughter On Tenth Avenue (Richard Rodgers) - 07:06 . 2.Who'S Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?, Pt. 1 (Don Kirkpatrick, Keith Knox) - 04:29 . 3.Who'S Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?, Pt. 2 (Don Kirkpatrick, Keith Knox) - 05:00 . 4.John Brown'S Body (Traditional) - 05:18 . 5.Wives And Lovers (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) - 03:17 . 6.Women Of The World (Riziero Ortolani) - 05:47 . 7.Bluesette (Toots Thielemans) - 03:40

Roy de Carava

Musicians : Oliver Nelson - Arranger (#1-3) . Claus Ogerman - Arranger, Conductor

Production : Produced By Reed Taylor . Ellen Fitton

Bryan Adams releases his third album : ‘Cuts Like a Knife’ featuring ‘Straight from the Heart’, ‘This Time’ and ‘Cuts Like a Knife’ (1983)

Bryan Adams' 'Cuts Like a Knife' is his third studio album recorded in Vancouver during 1982 fall and released on 18 January 1983 by A&M Records.

1 . The Only Thing That Looks Good On Me Is You

2 . This Time

3 . Straight From The Heart (Lisbon, 2005)

4 . Straight From The Heart

5 . Straight From The Heart (1983)

6 . Cuts Like A Knife

7 . I'm Ready

8 . I'm Ready

Track Listing : 1.The Only One (Bryan Adams, Jim Vallance) - 03:16 . 2.Take Me Back (Bryan Adams, Jim Vallance) - 04:41 . 3.This Time (Bryan Adams, Jim Vallance) - 03:20 . 4.Straight From The Heart (Bryan Adams, Eric Kagna) - 03:31 . 5.Cuts Like A Knife (Bryan Adams, Jim Vallance) - 05:17 . 6.I'M Ready (Bryan Adams, Jim Vallance) - 03:58 . 7.What'S It Gonna Be (Bryan Adams, Jim Vallance) - 03:40 . 8.Don'T Leave Me Lonely (Bryan

The Roots release their second album : ‘Do You Want More?!!!??!’ (1995)

The Roots' 'Do You Want More?!!!??!' is their second studio album released on January 17, 1995 on DGC Records two years after their debut album, 'Organix'

1 . Proceed

2 . Proceed (Live Tv, 1995)

3 . Distortion To Static

4 . Mellow My Man (Live)

5 . Live In France (1996)

6 . Silent Treatment

7 . Silent Treatment (3/9/95)

8 . The Lesson Part 1 (w/ Questlove rapping)

Track Listing : 1.Intro/There'S Something Goin' On (The Roots) - 01:18 . 2.Proceed (Questlove) - 04:35 . 3.Distortion To Static (Questlove) - 04:18 . 4.Mellow My Man (Questlove) - 04:41 . 5.I Remain Calm (Questlove) - 04:08 . 6.Datskat (Questlove) - 03:40 . 7.Lazy Afternoon (Questlove) - 05:06 . 8.? Vs. Rahzel (Questlove) - 03:18 . 9.Do You Want More?!!!??! (Questlove) - 03:21 . 10.What Goes On, Pt. 7 (Questlove) - 05:32 .

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°310 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Key Moments

  • The avant-garde Derek Jarman includes in the video for "Dance Hall Days" by Wang Chung children, balloons, nymphs, and World War II bombers, not necessarily in that order.
  • Meanwhile, in "Shake Your Foundations," AC/DC get secret agents dancing and that's the end of Betty's Burger, and the blue men in Steve Winwood's "While You See A Chance" try to climb a pyramid
  • Abba's "Under Attack" was such a flop that they waited nearly 40 years before releasing their next single.
  • Not to mention Cactus World News, Screaming Blue Messiahs, Lloyd Cole And The Commotions, The Polecats, The Triffids, The Colourfield, The Cult and Zapp.

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Sam Cooke records his second live album : ‘Live at the Harlem Square Club, 1963’ (1963)

Sam Cooke's 'Live at the Harlem Square Club, 1963' is his second live album recorded on January 12, 1963 and released in June 1985 by RCA.

1 . Twistin' The Night Away (Live, 1963)

Track Listing : 1.Feel It (Sam Cooke) - 03:46 . 2.Chain Gang (Sam Cooke) - 03:11 . 3.Cupid (Sam Cooke) - 02:46 . 4.Medley: It'S All Right/For Sentimental Reasons (William Best / Sam Cooke) - 05:11 . 5.Twistin' The Night Away (Sam Cooke) - 04:19 . 6.Somebody Have Mercy (Sam Cooke) - 04:45 . 7.Bring It On Home To Me (Sam Cooke) - 05:37 . 8.Nothing Can Change This Love (Sam Cooke) - 03:45 . 9.Having A Party (Sam Cooke) - 04:09

Musicians : Sam Cooke – Vocals . Clifton White – Guitar . Cornell Dupree – Guitar . Jimmy Lewis – Bass Guitar . Albert “June” Gardner – Drums . George Stubbs – Piano . King Curtis– Saxophone

Chucho Valdés records ‘Bele Bele en La Habana,’ an album for Blue Note (1998)

Chucho Valdés' 'Bele Bele en La Habana' is an album recorded on January 12 & 13, 1998 and released later the same year by Blue Note.

1 . Cumbanchero 1 (w/ Michel Camilo )

2 . Cumbanchero 2 (w/ Michel Camilo )

3 . Los Caminos

4 . Con Poco Coco (En Talavera )

Track Listing : 1.Son Montuno (Chucho Valdés) - 07:12 . 2.Lorraine (Chucho Valdés) - 05:41 . 3.But Not For Me (Pero No Para Mi) (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 03:07 . 4.Con Poco Coco (Without Much Thought) (Chucho Valdés) - 08:35 . 5.El Cumbanchero (The Rumba Dancer) (Rafael Hernández) - 06:54 . 6.Tres Lindas Cubanas (Three Pretty Cuban Girls) (Guillermo Castillo) - 06:29 . 7.La Sitiera (The Small Farm) (Chucho Valdés) - 08:44 . 8.Los Caminos (The Pathways) (Pablo Milanés) - 09:30

Carol Friedman

A&M publish Peter Frampton’s double live album : ‘Frampton Comes Alive!’ (1975)

Peter Frampton's 'Frampton Comes Alive!' is a double live album (one of the best-selling live of all time .) released on January 6, 1976 by A&M.

1 . Doobie Wah (2011, Live)

2 . Doobie Wah (2/14/1976, Capitol Theatre)

3 . Show Me The Way ("Midnight Special," 1975)

4 . Show Me The Way (1976, Live)

5 . It's A Plain Shame

6 . It's A Plain Shame (2/14/1976, Capitol Theatre)

7 . All I Want To Be (2/14/1976, Capitol Theatre)

8 . All I Want To Be (Chicago, 2006)

9 . Wind Of Change (Chicago 2006)

10 . Penny For Your Thoughts

11 . I´ll Give You Money (Festival De Viña, 2008)

12 . Shine On (w/ Steve Marriott, AMC, 2001)

13 . Shine On / White Sugar (2/14/1976, Capitol Theatre)

14 . Jumpin' Jack Flash (2011, Gilford)

15 . Lines On My Face (2/14/1976, Capitol Theatre)

16 . Lines On My Face

Frank Sinatra records ‘Sinatra at the Sands,’ his first live album with Count Basie and his orchestra, conducted by Quincy Jones (1966)

Frank Sinatra's 'Sinatra at the Sands' is his first live album recorded in January 1966 with Count Basie and his orchestra, conducted and arranged by Quincy Jones and released in July 1966 by Reprise.

1 . Pennies From Heaven

2 . The Best Is Yet To Come

Track Listing : 1.Come Fly With Me (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 03:45 . 2.I'Ve Got A Crush On You (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 02:42 . 3.I'Ve Got You Under My Skin (Cole Porter) - 03:43 . 4.The Shadow Of Your Smile (Johnny Mandel, Paul Francis Webster) - 02:31 . 5.Street Of Dreams (Victor Young, Sam M. Lewis) - 02:16 . 6.One For My Baby (And One More For The Road) (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) - 04:40 . 7.Fly Me To The Moon (Bart Howard) - 02:50 . 8.One O'Clock Jump (Instrumental) (Count Basie) - 00:53 . 9.The Tea Break (Sinatra

Wes Montgomery records his debut album : ‘Fingerpickin” for Pacific Jazz (1957)

Wes Montgomery's 'Fingerpickin'' is his debut album recorded on December 30, 1957 and featuring seven tracks originally released as The Montgomery Brothers.

Track Listing : 1.Sound Carrier (Buddy Montgomery) - 06:57 . 2.Bud'S Beaux Arts (Buddy Montgomery) - 07:33 . 3.Bock To Bock (Buddy Montgomery) - 10:08 . 4.Billie'S Bounce (Charlie Parker) - 04:42 . 5.Lois Ann (Buddy Montgomery) - 04:45 . 6.All The Things You Are (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein Ii) - 03:59 . 7.Fingerpickin'

(Wes Montgomery) - 02:32 . 8.Stranger In Paradise (Alexander Borodin, George Forrest, Robert C. Wright) - 04:55 . 9.Baubles, Bangles & Beads (George Forrest, Robert C. Wright) - 03:29 . 10.Not Since Nineveh (George Forrest, Robert C. Wright) - 07:24
Chuck Stewart

Musicians :

Happy Birthday John Scofield. ‘Sco Hand’

This day (December 26, 1951), in  Dayton, Ohio, is born John Scofield, an American jazz guitarist and composer.

Tracklist :

1 . Self Portrait in Three Colors (2020)

2 . w/ Jon Cleary – @Reigenlive (2019)

3 . Icons at the fair (2018)

4 . w/ Uberjam Band – Blue Matter (2017)

5 . w/ Mehldau Guiliana – Wake Up (2016)

6 . w/ Joe Lovano Quartet – Chariots (2015)

7 . Lawns (2014)

8 . w/ Organic Trio @ Jazzwoche Burghausen 2013

9 . w/ Soulive – Tabasco 2012

10 . w/ John Mayer – I Don’t Need No Doctor (2005)

11 . w/ Pat Martino – Sunny (2002)

12 . w/ Joe Lovano, Dave Holland, Al Foster - The Winding Way (2002)

13 . Georgia On My Mind

14 . w/ Pat Metheny – The Red One

15 . Keep Me In Mind

16 . Wabash 3 (1990)

Tracklist :

A Go Go . Chank . Boozer . I Don’t Need No Doctor . Green Tea . Jeep On 35 .

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.

1 . Just In Time

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, Billy Rose, Vincent Youmans) - 03:06 . 5.Fascinating Rhythm (Ira Gershwin, George Gershwin) - 01:30 . 6.(In My) Solitude (Eddie Delange, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) - 03:35 . 7.Pennies From Heaven (Johnny Burke, Arthur Johnston) - 02:33 . 8.Lost In The Stars (Maxwell Anderson, Kurt Weill) - 04:01 . 9.Firefly (Cy Coleman, Carolyn Leigh) - 01:39 . 10.There Will Never Be Another You

We remember Albert King. ‘King Albert’

This day (December 21, 1992), in Memphis, Tennessee, died Albert King, an American blues guitarist and singer.

Tracklist :

1 . Why You´re so mean to me (1992)

2 . The Sky Is Crying (1989)

3 . w/ Stevie Ray Vaughan- Don’t You Lie To Me (1983)

4 . Born Under A Bad Sign

5 . w/ John Mayall – Stormy Monday

6 . Blues Power (1970)

7 . I’ll Play The BLues For You

Tracklist :

Born Under A Bad Sign . Crosscut Saw . Laundromat Blues . As The Years Go Passing By . Kansas City . Cold Feet . The Hunter . Personal Manager . The Very Thought Of You . Down Don’t Bother Me .

Wikipedia : This day (December 21, 1992), in Memphis, Tennessee, died Albert King, an American blues guitarist and singer.

@ Stax Records: He was a master of the single-string solo and could bend strings to produce a particularly

Asylum publish Joni Mitchell’s double album : ‘Don Juan’s Reckless Daughter’ (1977)

Joni Mitchell's 'Don Juan's Reckless Daughter' is a double album released on December 13, 1977 by Asylum.

Track Listing : 1.Overture / Cotton Avenue (Joni Mitchell) - 06:41 . 2.Talk To Me (Joni Mitchell) - 03:45 . 3.Jericho (Joni Mitchell) - 03:22 . 4.Paprika Plains (Joni Mitchell) - 16:21 . 5.Otis And Marlena (Joni Mitchell) - 04:09 . 6.The Tenth World (Joni Mitchell, Don Alias, Manolo Badrena, Alex Acuña, Airto Moreira, Jaco Pastorius) - 06:45 . 7.Dreamland (Joni Mitchell) - 04:38 . 8.Don Juan'S Reckless Daughter (Joni Mitchell) - 06:36 . 9.Off Night Backstreet (Joni Mitchell) - 03:20 . 10.The Silky Veils Of Ardor (Joni Mitchell) - 04:01

Norman Seeff

Musicians : Joni Mitchell– Guitar And Vocals, Piano On (4), Backing Vocals On (4) .

Island publish Burning Spear’s third album : ‘Marcus Garvey’ (1975)

Burning Spear's 'Marcus Garvey' is his third album named after the Jamaican National Hero and Rastafari movement prophet and released on December 12, 1975 by Island Records.

1 . Old Marcus Garvey (Paris, Zenith 88)

Track Listing : 1.Marcus Garvey (Winston Rodney, Phillip Fullwood) - 03:27 . 2.Slavery Days (Winston Rodney, Phillip Fullwood) - 03:34 . 3.The Invasion (Winston Rodney, Carl Paisley, Phillip Fullwood) — 3:22 . 4.Live Good (Marcus Rodney, Mackba Rodney, Winston Rodney) — 3:14 . 5.Give Me (Winston Rodney) — 3:11 . 6.Old Marcus Garvey(Winston Rodney, Phillip Fullwood) - 04:03 . 7.Tradition (Delroy Hines, Rupert Willington, Winston Rodney) — 3:30 . 8.Jordan River (Winston Rodney, M. Lawrence, Phillip Fullwood) — 3:00 . 9.Red, Gold & Green (A. Folkes, Winston Rodney, Phillip

Willie Dixon records his debut album : ‘Willie’s Blues’ with Memphis Slim on piano (1959)

Willie Dixon's 'Willie's Blues' is his debut album recorded on December 3, 1959 with Memphis Slim on piano and released the same year by Prestige Bluesville.

1 . Built For Comfort (The Blasters w/ Willie Dixon, 1982)

Track Listing : 1.Nervous (Willie Dixon) - 03:15 . 2.Good Understanding (Willie Dixon) - 02:15 . 3.That'S My Baby (Willie Dixon) - 03:22 . 4.Slim'S Thing (Memphis Slim) - 03:24 . 5.That'S All I Want Baby (Willie Dixon) - 02:15 . 6.Don'T You Tell Nobody (Willie Dixon) - 02:09 . 7.Youth To You (Willie Dixon) - 03:24 . 8.Sittin' And Cryin' The Blues (Willie Dixon) - 03:23 . 9.Built For Comfort (Willie Dixon) - 02:32 . 10.I Got A Razor (Willie Dixon) - 04:14 . 11.Go Easy (Memphis Slim) - 05:52 . 12.Move Me (Willie Dixon) - 03:20

Musicians : Memphis Slim - Piano . Gus Johnson

Gerry Mulligan records with Chet Baker the album : ‘Reunion with Chet Baker’ (1957)

Gerry Mulligan's 'Reunion with Chet Baker' is an album recorded on December 3, 11 & 17, 1957 Quartet with Chet Baker, Henry Grimes and Dave Bailey and released in 1958 By World Pacific.

Track Listing : 1.Reunion (Gerry Mulligan) - 04:03 . 2.When Your Lover Has Gone (Einar Aaron Swan) - 05:05 . 3.Stardust (Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish) - 04:42 . 4.My Heart Belongs To Daddy (Cole Porter) - 04:11 . 5.Jersey Bounce (Tiny Bradshaw, Buddy Feyne, Eddie Johnson, Bobby Plater) - 04:25 . 6.The Surrey With The Fringe On Top (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) - 04:40 . 7.Trav'Lin' Light (Johnny Mercer, Jimmy Mundy, Trummy Young) - 03:40 . 8.Trav'Lin' Light (Johnny Mercer, Jimmy Mundy, Trummy Young) - 04:30 . 9.Ornithology (Benny Harris, Charlie Parker) - 05:11

Musicians : Chet Baker

John Coltrane records ‘Coltrane Jazz’ with McCoy Tyner and Elvin Jones (1959)

John Coltrane's 'Coltrane Jazz' is his sixth studio album recorded on March 26, November 24, December 2, 1959 & October 21, 1960 with McCoy Tynerr and Elvin Jones and released in February 1961 by Atlantic.

Track Listing : 1.Little Old Lady (Hoagy Carmichael, Stanley Adams) - 04:28 . 2.Village Blues (John Coltrane) - 05:23 . 3.My Shining Hour (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) - 04:54 . 4.Fifth House (John Coltrane) - 04:44 . 5.Harmonique (John Coltrane) - 04:13 . 6.Like Sonny (John Coltrane) - 05:54 . 7.I'Ll Wait And Pray (George Treadwell, Jerry Valentine) - 03:35 . 8.Some Other Blues (John Coltrane) - 05:40

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Musicians : John Coltrane - Tenor Saxophone . Wynton Kelly - Piano . Paul Chambers - Bass . Jimmy Cobb - Drums . Mccoy