Chicago is in Massachusetts (yeah right!) (1970)

July 21, 1970 - Chicago - that is Robert Lamm (kb, voc), Terry Kath (g, voc), Peter Cetera (b, voc), James Pankow (tb, perc), Lee Loughnane (tp, perc, back voc), Walter Parazaider (woodwinds, perc, back voc) and Daniel Seraphine (d) - performs at Tanglewood in Lenox, MA

Columbia publish Chicago’s fourth album : ‘Chicago V’ featuring ‘Saturday in the Park’ (1972)

Chicago's 'Chicago V' is their fourth (and their first non double) studio album released on July 10, 1972 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.A Hit By Varèse (Robert Lamm) - 04:56 . 2.All Is Well (Robert Lamm) - 03:52 . 3.Now That You'Ve Gone (James Pankow) - 05:01 . 4.Dialogue (Part I) (Robert Lamm) - 02:57 . 5.Dialogue (Part Ii) (Robert Lamm) - 04:13 . 6.While The City Sleeps (Robert Lamm) - 03:53 .…

Columbia publish Chicago’s ‘Chicago VI,’ their fifth studio album (1973)

Chicago's 'Chicago VI' is their fifth studio album recorded in Nederland, Colorado and released on June 25, 1973 by Columbia.1 . Just You 'n' Me (1979) 2 . What's This World Coming To? 3 . Feeling Stronger Every Day Track Listing : 1.Critics' Choice (Robert Lamm) - 02:49 . 2.Just You 'N' Me (James Pankow) - 03:42 . 3.Darlin' Dear (Robert Lamm) - 02:56 . 4.Jenny (Terry Kath) - 03:31 . 5.What'S…

Chicago release their eighth album : ‘Chicago X’ featuring ‘ If You Leave Me Now’ (1976)

Chicago's 'Chicago X' feat. ' If You Leave Me Now' is their eighth studio album released on June 14, 1976 by Columbia.1 . Once or Twice (w/ Terry Kath, Live) 2 . Once or Twice (w/ Terry Kath,Essen, Germany 1977) 3 . You Are On My Mind (Amsterdam, 1977) 4 . You Are On My Mind (Live) 5 . Skin Tight 6 . If you leave me now (1977) 7 . If you leave me now (Live) 8 . Another Rainy Day in New York City…

Columbia release ‘The Chicago Transit Authority,’ their debut album (1969)

'The Chicago Transit Authority' is the eponymous debut album (of a band that will later change its name to Chicago) released on April 28, 1969 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Introduction (Terry Kath) - 06:35 . 2.Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is? (Robert Lamm) - 04:35 . 3.Beginnings (Robert Lamm) - 07:54 . 4.Questions 67 And 68 (Robert Lamm) - 05:03 . 5.Listen (Robert Lamm) - 03:22 .…

Columbia releases Chicago’s seventh album ‘Chicago VIII’ (1975)

Chicago's 'Chicago VIII' is their seventh studio album produced by James William Guercio at his Caribou Studio and released on March 24, 1975 by ColumbiaTrack Listing : 1.Anyway You Want (Peter Cetera) - 03:37 . 2.Brand New Love Affair, Part I & Ii (James Pankow) - 04:28 . 3.Never Been In Love Before (Robert Lamm) - 04:10 . 4.Hideaway (Peter Cetera) - 04:44 . 5.Till We Meet Again (Terry Kath)…

Columbia publish ‘Chicago VII’ which is Chicago’s ….sixth album (1974)

Chicago's 'Chicago VII' is their sixth studio (double) album produced by James William Guercio and released on March 11, 1974 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Prelude To Aire (Danny Seraphine) - 02:47 . 2.Aire (Danny Seraphine, Walter Parazaider, James Pankow) - 06:27 . 3.Devil'S Sweet (Danny Seraphine, Walter Parazaider) - 010:07 . 4.Italian From New York (Robert Lamm) - 04:14 . 5.Hanky Panky…

Chicago are in Amsterdam (1977)

February 11, 1977 - Chicago - that is James Pankow (voc, tb), Robert Lamm (voc, kb,g), Lee Loughnane (tp, voc, g), Walter Parazaider (s, fl), Danny Seraphine (d, perc), Peter Cetera (b, voc), Terry Kath (g, voc) and Laudir de Oliveira (perc) - perform in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Columbia publish ‘Chicago,’ their second and eponymous album featuring ‘Make Me Smile’ and ’25 or 6 to 4′ (1970)

'Chicago' is their second studio album (also referred to as 'Chicago II') released on January 26, 1970 one year after their debut 'Chicago Transit Authority'Track Listing : 1.Movin' In (James Pankow) - 04:06 . 2.The Road (Terry Kath) - 03:10 . 3.Poem For The People (Robert Lamm) - 05:31 . 4.In The Country (Terry Kath) - 06:34 . 5.Wake Up Sunshine (Robert Lamm) - 02:29 . 6.Ballet For A Girl In…

Chicago release their third (and double) album : ‘Chicago III’ (1971)

Chicago's 'Chicago III' is their third studio album released as a double album on January 11, 1971. Track Listing : 1.Sing A Mean Tune Kid (Robert Lamm) - 09:13 . 2.Loneliness Is Just A Word (Robert Lamm) - 02:36 . 3.What Else Can I Say (Peter Cetera) - 03:12 . 4.I Don'T Want Your Money (Terry Kath) - 04:47 . 5.Travel Suite (Robert Lamm, Danny Seraphine, Terry Kath, Walter Parazaider) - 22:30 . -…

As we wish, today Robert Lamm, a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Chicago At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, Robert Lamm, keyboardist & singer a 'Happy Birthday,' the time has come to list the 'BESTS' of his band : Chicago CREDITSPhoto : Chicago - The BandAudio : If You Leave Me Now . 25 Or 6 To 4 . Saturday in the Park . You're the Inspiration . Hard to Say I'm Sorry . Colour My World . Hard Habit To Break . Make Me Smile . Beginnings . Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is? .…

Janet Jackson releases her fourth album : ‘Rhythm Nation 1814’ featuring ‘Miss You Much,’ ‘Escapade,’ ‘Black Cat’ and ‘Love Will Never Do (Without…

Janet Jackson's 'Rhythm Nation 1814' is her fourth studio album released on September 19, 1989 by A&M Records. 1 . Black Cat (Official Video) 2 . Come Back To Me 3 . Come Back To Me 4 . Escapade 5 . Love Will Never Do (Without You) (All For You Tour, Hawaii) 6 . Miss You Much 7 . Rhythm Nation Track listing : 1.Interlude: Pledge - 00:47 . 2.Rhythm Nation (Janet Jackson, James Harris III,…

Concord publish Ray Charles’ posthumous and final album : ‘Genius Loves Company’ recorded with Norah Jones, James Taylor, Diana Krall and more famous guests (2004)

Ray Charles' 'Genius Loves Company' is his final studio album posthumously released on August 31, 2004 by Concord/Hear Music.1 . (w/ Norah Jones, Elton John, Bb King 2 . (w/ Michael Mcdonald, Willie Nelson & Van Morrison Track listing : 1.Here We Go Again (Don Lanier, Red Steagall) - 03:59 . 2.Sweet Potato Pie (James Taylor) - 03:47 . 3.You Don't Know Me (Eddy Arnold, Cindy Walker) - 03:55 .…

MCA publish Mary J. Blige’s fourth album : ‘Mary’ (1999)

Mary J. Blige's 'Mary' is her fourth studio album, released on August 17, 1999 by MCA.1 . All That I Can Say 2 . All That I Can Say (On "Leno") 3 . Deep Inside 4 . Deep Inside (Live) 5 . Your Child (Live, The House Of Blues) 6 . Your Child (Live) 7 . No Happy Holiday (Live, 1998) 8 . No Happy Hoildays (Live) 9 . The Love I Never Had 10 . Give Me You Track Listing : 1.All That I Can Say (Lauryn…

Capitol release ‘Live at the London Palladium’ by Judy Garland & Liza Minnelli (1965)

'Live at the London Palladium' by Judy Garland & Liza Minnelli is an album recorded in November 1964 and released on July 25, 1965 by Capitol Records.1 . Chicago (London Palladium, Live) 2 . the London Palladium 1964 (Full) Track Listing : 1.Overture: Over The Rainbow / Never Will I Marry / What Now My Love / Liza (All The Clouds'Ll Roll Away) / The Travelin' Life / Smile / The Man That…

Tom Waits starts the recording of his third album : ‘Small Change’ (1976)

Tom Waits' 'Small Change' is his fourth album recorded between July 15 and 29, 1976 and released in September 1976 By Asylum.1 . Step Right Up (Rockpalast, 1977) 2 . Jitterbug Boy (Rockpalast, 1977) 3 . I Wish I Was In New Orleans (Rockpalast, 1977) 4 . Invitation To The Blues (Rockpalast, 1977) 5 . Invitation To The Blues (Montreal Jazz Festival, 1981) 6 . Pasties And A G String (Rockpalast,…

The Go-Go’s release their debut album : ‘Beauty and the Beat’ featuring ‘We Got the Beat’ (1981)

The Go-Go's 'Beauty and the Beat' feat. 'We Got the Beat' is their debut album released on July 8, 1981 by I.R.S. Records.1 . Our Lips Are Sealed (Official Video) 2 . Our Lips Are Sealed (Central Park, May 15, 2001) 3 . How Much More (Totally o's Live '81) 4 . How Much More (Central Park, '01) 5 . Tonite (Totally o's Live '81) 6 . Tonite (Wild at the Greek,'84) 7 . Lust To Love (Totally o's Live,…

The Jacksons release ‘Victory’ featuring ‘State of Shock’ recorded with Mick Jagger (1984)

The Jacksons' 'Victory' is their seventeenth (and the first and only one to include all si brothers) studio album released on July 2, 1984 by Epic.1 . Torture (Official Video) 2 . VICTORY 3 . State Of Shock (w/ Michael, Mick AND Freddie) Track Listing : 1.Torture (Jackie Jackson, Kathy Wakefield) - 04:53 . 2.Wait (Jackie Jackson, David Paich) - 05:25 . 3.One More Chance (Randy Jackson) - 05:06 .…

Happy Birthday Jeff Beck. ‘Beck In The Day’

This day (June 24, 1944), in Wallington, Surrey England, is born Geoffrey Arnold Beck a.k.a Jeff Beck, an English rock guitarist.Tracklist : 1 . Holland Blues Festival (2018) 2 . free jam (2017) 3 . w/ Steven Tyler - Train Kept A-Rollin' (2016) 4 . Baloise Session (2016) 5 . Mna Na Heireann (2013) 6 . w/ Beth Hart - I'd Rather Go Blind 7 . B.B. King & Jeff Beck - Rock Me Baby / Key To The…

Spiritualized release their third album : ‘Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In Space’ (2014)

Spiritualized's 'Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space' is their third studio album featuring Dr. John as guest, produced between member Jason Pierce and John Coxon and released on June 16, 1997 by Dedicated.1 . Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space (NPR MUSIC LIVE) 2 . Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In Space 3 . Come Together 4 . I Think I'm In Love 5 . I Think I'm In Love…

Virgin publish Janet Jackson’s fifth album : ‘Janet’ featuring ‘That’S The Way Love Goes’ (1993)

Janet Jackson's 'Janet' feat. 'That'S The Way Love Goes' is her fifth studio album produced by Jellybean Johnson, Terry Lewis & Jimmy Ja and released on May 18, 1993 by Virgin.Track Listing : 1.Morning (Intro) - 0:31 . 2.That'S The Way Love Goes (Janet Jackson, James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis) - 04:24 . . 3.You Know... (Interlude) - 00:12 . 4.You Want This (Janet Jackson, James Harris Iii,…

Shelter Records publish ‘Leon Russell and the Shelter People’ (1971)

'Leon Russell and the Shelter People' is his second solo album released on May 3, 1971 by Shelter.Track Listing : 1.Stranger In A Strange Land (Leon Russell, Don Preston) - 04:01 . 2.Of Thee I Sing (Leon Russell, Don Preston) - 04:22 . 3.A Hard Rain'S A-Gonna Fall (Bob Dylan) - 05:08 . 4.Crystal Closet Queen (Leon Russell) - 02:59 . 5.Home Sweet Oklahoma (Leon Russell) - 03:26 . 6.Alcatraz (Leon…

Virgin publish Janet Jackson’s seventh album : ‘All for You’ (2001)

Janet Jackson's 'All for You' is her seventh studio album produced by Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis and released on April 24, 2001 by Virgin. Track Listing : 1.Intro (Janet Jackson) - 01:00 . 2.You Ain'T Right (James Harris, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis, Dana Stinson) - 04:32 . 3.All For You (Wayne Garfield, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis, Mauro Malavasi, David Roman) - 05:29 . . 4.2Wayforyou…

Happy Birthday George Benson. ‘(Bens)On Birthday’

This day (March 22, 1943), in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is born George Benson, an American guitarist and singer.Tracklist : Turn Your Love Around -(2019) . Lady (2019) . Affirmation (Capitol Florida 2016) . Don't Know Why (Glasgow 2014) . Love X Love (North Sea Jazz 2012) . At The Mambo Inn (2011) . Ibanez Lbg300 . On Broadway (2008) . w/ Lee Ritenour - Tribute Wew Montgomery . This Masquarade…

Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds release ‘Murder Ballads,’ their ninth album featuring ‘Where the Wild Roses Grow’ with Kylie Minogue and ‘Henry Lee’ with PJ Harvey…

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds' 'Murder Ballads' is their ninth studio album featuring 'Where the Wild Roses Grow' with Kylie Minogue and 'Henry Lee' with PJ Harvey and released on February 5, 1996 by MuteTrack Listing : 1.Song Of Joy (Nick Cave) - 06:47 . 2.Stagger Lee (Traditional, Nick Cave) - 05:15 . 3.Henry Lee (Traditional, Nick Cave) - 03:58 . 4.Lovely Creature (Blixa Bargeld, Martyn P. Casey,…

Chrysalis publish Robbie Williams’ seventh studio album : ‘Rudebox’ (2006)

Robbie Williams' 'Rudebox' is his seventh studio album featuring William Orbit, Mark Ronson & Pet Shop Boys and released on October 23, 2006 by ChrysalisTrack Listing : 1.Rudebox (Robbie Williams, Kelvin Andrews, Danny Spencer, Bill Laswell, Carl Aiken, William Collins, Sly Dunbar, Robbie Shakespeare) - 04:45 . 2.Viva Life On Mars (Robbie Williams, Andrews Spencer) - 04:51 . 3.Lovelight…

Paul McCartney releases his fifth album : ‘Give My Regards to Broad Street’ featuring ‘No More Lonely Nights’ (1984)

Paul McCartney's 'Give My Regards to Broad Street' is his fifth studio album produced by George Martin and released on October 22 , 1984 by Parlophone Track Listing : 1.No More Lonely Nights (Paul McCartney) - 05:13 . 2.Good Day Sunshine (Lennon–Mccartney) - 02:33 . 3.Corridor Music (Paul McCartney) - 00:19 . 4.Yesterday (Lennon–Mccartney) - 01:43 . 5.Here, There And Everywhere (Lennon–Mccartney)…

Joe Cocker releases his nineteenth album : ‘Heart & Soul’ (2004)

Joe Cocker's 'Heart & Soul' is his nineteenth studio album featuring only cover songs and released on October 12, 2004.Track Listing : 1.What'S Going On (Renaldo Benson, Al Cleveland, Marvin Gaye) – 05:15 . 2.Chain Of Fools (Don Covay) – 03:46 . 3.One (U2) – 04:36 . 4.I (Carlo Donida, Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Julio Rapetti) – 04:03 . 5.Maybe I'M Amazed (Paul McCartney) – 03:24 . 6.I…

Lionel Richie releases his second solo album : ‘Can’t Slow Down’ featuring ‘All night long’ and ‘Hello’ (1983)

Lionel Richie's 'Can't Slow Down' is his second solo album released on October 11, 1983 by Motown.Track Listing : 1.Can'T Slow Down (David Cochrane, Lionel Richie) – 04:43 . 2.All Night Long (All Night) (Lionel Richie) – 06:25 . 3.Penny Lover (Brenda Harvey Richie, Lionel Richie) – 05:35 . 4.Stuck On You (Lionel Richie) – 03:15 . 5.Love Will Find A Way (Greg Phillinganes, Lionel Richie) – 06:16 .…

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Aretha’ (1980)

Aretha Franklin's 'Aretha' is an album (her second album with this title) released in October 1980 by Arista Records.Track Listing : 1.Come To Me (Willard Eugene Price) - 03:42 . 2.I Can'T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) - 03:55 . 3.United Together (Phil Perry, Chuck Jackson) - 05:02 . 4.Take Me With You (Phil Perry, Terry Coleman, Chuck Jackson) - 04:05 . 5.Whatever It Is (Mark Gary, Eddie Setser,…

Jazz Dreamers

From 'Dream Gypsy' to 'Street Of Dreams', we have mixed 18 'Jazz With a Bit Of Pop' tunes around the theme of 'Dream'. It has Les Baxter, Kenny Burrell, Kenny Dorham, Bill Evans & Jim Hall and many more.