The Moody Blues release their second album : ‘Days of Future Passed’ featuring ‘Nights In White Satin’ (1967)

The Moody Blues' 'Days of Future Passed' feat. "Nights In White Satin" is their second album released on November 10, 1967 by Deram Records.

1 . Nights In White Satin

2 . Nights In White Satin (Paris)

Track Listing : 1.The Day Begins (Peter Knight, Graeme Edge) - 05:50 . - The Day Begins . - Morning Glory . 2.Dawn: Dawn Is A Feeling (Pinder) - 03:48 . 3.The Morning: Another Morning (Ray Thomas) - 03:55 . 4.Lunch Break: Peak Hour (John Lodge) - 05:33 . 5.The Afternoon (Hayward, Lodge) - 08:23 . - Forever Afternoon . - Time To Get Away . 6.Evening (Pinder, Thomas) - 06:40 . - The Sunset . - Twilight Time . 7.The Night (Hayward, Edge, Knight) - 07:24 . - Nights In White Satin . - Late Lament / Resolvement

Musicians : The Moody Blues- Band . Mike Pinder - Mellotron, Piano,

The Moody Blues release their sixth album : ‘A Question of Balance’ (1970)

The Moody Blues's 'A Question of Balance' is their sixth album released on August 7, 1970.

1 . Question (1970)

2 . Questions (Live 1970)

3 . Tortoise And The Hare

4 . Tortoise And The Hare (1970)

5 . Melancholy Man ("Threshold Of A Dream" Dvd)

Track Listing : 1.Question (Justin Hayward) - 05:40 . 2.How Is It (We Are Here) (Mike Pinder) - 02:48 . 3.And The Tide Rushes In (Ray Thomas) - 02:57 . 4.Don'T You Feel Small (Graeme Edge) - 02:40 . 5.Tortoise And The Hare (John Lodge) . 6.It'S Up To You (Justin Hayward) - 03:11 . 7.Minstrel'S Song (John Lodge) - 04:27 . 8.Dawning Is The Day (Justin Hayward) - 04:22 . 9.Melancholy Man (Mike Pinder) - 05:49 . 10.The Balance (Graeme Edge, Ray Thomas) - 03:33

Musicians : The Moody Blues - Band . Justin Hayward- Vocals, Lead On (1 - 4 - 6 - 8),

The Moody Blues release their seventh album : ‘Every Good Boy Deserves Favour’ (1971)

The Moody Blues' 'Every Good Boy Deserves Favour' is their seventh album produced by Tony Clarke and released on July 21, 1971 by Threshold Records

1 . Story In Your Eyes

2 . One More Time To Live (2007, LiVe)

Track Listing : 1.Procession (Graeme Edge, Justin Hayward, John Lodge, Mike Pinder, Ray Thomas) - 04:40 . 2.The Story In Your Eyes (Justin Hayward) - 02:57 . 3.Our Guessing Game (Ray Thomas) - 03:34 . 4.Emily'S Song (John Lodge) - 03:41 . 5.After You Came (Graeme Edge) - 04:37 . 6.One More Time To Live (John Lodgee) - 05:41 . 7.Nice To Be Here (Ray Thomas) - 04:24 . 8.You Can Never Go Home (Justin Hayward) - 04:14 . 9.My Song (Mike Pinder) - 06:20

Musicians : The Moody Blues - Band . Justin Hayward – Vocals, Lead On (1 - 2 - 5 - 8), Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Sitar . John Lodge

The Moody Blues release ‘On the Threshold of a Dream,’ their fourth album (1969)

The Moody Blues' 'On the Threshold of a Dream' is their fourth album produced by Tony Clarke and released on April 25, 1969 by Deram

1 . Lovely To See You Again (2007, Gilford)

2 . Never Comes The Day (1970)

3 . Never Comes The Day (2007, Live)

4 . Lazy Day (1970)

5 . Are You Sitting Comfortably (1970)

6 . Are You Sitting Comfortably (2007, Live)

The Moody Blues - On the Threshold of a Dream

Track Listing : 1.In The Beginning (Graeme Edge) - 02:08 . 2.Lovely To See You (Justin Hayward) - 02:35 . 3.Dear Diary (Ray Thomas) - 03:56 . 4.Send Me No Wine (John Lodge) - 02:20 . 5.To Share Our Love (John Lodge) - 02:54 . 6.So Deep Within You (Mike Pinder) - 03:07 . 7.Never Comes The Day (Justin Hayward) - 04:43 . 8.Lazy Day (Ray Thomas) - 02:43 . 9.Are You Sitting Comfortably? (Justin Hayward,

We remember James Moody. ‘Moody Blues’

This day (December 9, 2010), in San Diego, California, died James Moody, an American jazz saxophone and flute player.

Tracklist :

1 . Moody’s Mood for Love (2008)

2 . w/ George Benson & Clark Terry – So What

3 . w/ Dizzy Gillespie, Gene Harris, Ray Brown, Grady Tate – Ow! (1985)

4 . w/ Al Haig, Ray Brown & Kenny Clarke – Groovin’ High

5 . Mmm Hmm

6 . Moody’s Mood for Love

Tracklist :

Moody’s All Frantic . I’m in the Mood for Love . Moody’s Mood For Love . Heritage Hum . Stardust . First Thing In The Morning . Tin Tin Deo . Fly Me To The Moon . Morning Glory . Mambo With Moody .

Wikipedia : This day (December 9, 2010), in San Diego, California, died James Moody, an American jazz saxophone and flute player.

Official Website: In 1946, following service in the United States Air Force, Moody

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

We remember Joe Cocker. ‘The Soul Shouter’

This day (December 22, 2014), in Crawford, Colorado, United States, died John Robert Joe Cocker an English rock and blues singer.

Tracklist :

1 . You Are So Beautiful -(2013)

2 . I Put A Spell On You (2007)

3 . Many rivers to cross

4 . w/ Eros Ramazzotti – That’s All I Need To Know (1998)

5 . Feelin’ Alright (1992)

6 . You Can Leave Your Hat On (1986)

7 . Jennifer Warnes – Up where we belong (1983)

8 . Hitchcock Railway

9 . The Letter (1970)

10 . Let’s Go Get Stoned (1969)

Tracklist :

With A Little Help From My Friends . You Can Leave Your Hat On . You Are So Beautiful . Unchain My Heart . Feelin’ Alright . Come Together . Summer In The City . Fire It Up . Up Where We Belong . Delta Lady .

Wikipedia : This day (December 22, 2014), in Crawford, Colorado, United States, died John Robert

This week In Male Balladeers 29/52

Robert Plant, Chris Cornell, Justin Hayward, John Lodge, Timothy B. Schmit, John Sebastian, Elliott Smith, Cat Stevens, Leonard Cohen, Roger Hodgson, Jake Bugg, Tom Chaplin, Peter Tosh

Tomorrow is Another Day

From 'Never On Sunday' to 'Nunca en Domingo', we have mixed 19 'Jazz with Some Latin Music and a Bit of Pop' tunes around the theme of 'Week Days'. It has Gerry Mulligan & Ben Webster , Elis Regina, Sonny Criss, Keny Burrell and many more.

Jackie McLean records ‘Right Now!’ an album for Blue Note (1965)

Jackie McLean's 'Right Now!' is an album recorded on January 29, 1965 and released the same year by Blue Note.

Track Listing : 1.Eco (Jackie Mclean) - 06:09 . 2.Poor Eric (Larry Willis) - 10:12 . 3.Christel'S Time (Larry Willis) - 10:34 . 4.Right Now (Charles Tolliver) - 09:29

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Musicians : Jackie Mclean - Alto Saxophone . Larry Willis - Piano . Bob Cranshaw - Bass . Clifford Jarvis - Drums

Production : Produced By Alfred Lion Rudy Van Gelder - Engineer

Package : Francis Wolff asterisques RVM - Photography . Reid Miles - Cover Design . Phyl Garland - Liner Notes . Bob Blumenthal - Liner Notes . Micaela Boland - Art Direction

Recorded On January 29, 1965 At Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs.

Released In 1965 By Blue Note.

Wayne Shorter records ‘Speak No Evil’ with Freddie Hubbard, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter and Elvin Jones (1964)

Wayne Shorter's 'Speak No Evil' is his sixth album recorded on December 24, 1964 with Freddie Hubbard, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter and Elvin Jones and released in 1966 By Blue Note.

Track Listing : 1.Witch Hunt (Wayne Shorter) - 08:07 . 2.Fee-Fi-Fo-Fum (Wayne Shorter) - 05:50 . 3.Dance Cadaverous (Wayne Shorter) - 06:45 . 4.Speak No Evil

(Wayne Shorter) - 08:23 . 5.Infant Eyes (Wayne Shorter) - 06:51 . 6.Wild Flower (Wayne Shorter) - 06.00
Reid Miles

Musicians : Wayne Shorter — Tenor Saxophone . Freddie Hubbard — Trumpet . Herbie Hancock — Piano . Ron Carter — Double Bass . Elvin Jones — Drums

Production : Produced By Alfred Lion Rudy Van Gelder - Engineer

Recorded On December 24, 1964 At Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs.

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This week In Jazz Legends 49/52

Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Abdullah Ibrahim, Carlos Ward, Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Stan Getz, Flora Purim, Dave Brubeck, Benny Goodman, Wes Montgomery, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Chick Corea, Roy Haynes, Miroslav Vitous, Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie, James Moody, Gene Harris, Ray Brown, Grady Tate

Quincy Jones releases ‘Q’s Jook Joint,’ an album featuring Stevie Wonder, Bono and Ray Charles among other famous guests (1995)

Quincy Jones' 'Q's Jook Joint' is an album (his first in six years) released on November 7, 1995 by Qwest.

1 . Let The Good Times Roll (w/ Stevie Wonder & Nikki Yanofsky )

2 . Cool Joe, Mean Joe (Killer Joe)

3 . Moody's Mood For Love (w/ Take 6, Brian Mcknight, Patti Austin)

4 . Moody's Mood For Love

5 . Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me

Track Listing : 1.Jook Joint Intro (Quincy Jones) - 01:32 . 2.Let The Good Times Roll (Fleecie Moore, Sam Theard) - 02:55 . 3.Cool Joe, Mean Joe (Killer Joe) (Benny Golson, Quincy Jones, Queen Latifah) - 07:32 . 4.You Put A Move On My Heart (Rod Temperton) - 06:13 . 5.Rock With You (Rod Temperton) - 04:08 . 6.Moody'S Mood For Love (Dorothy Fields, Jimmy Mchugh, James Moody) - 04:18 . 7.Stomp (Coolio, George Johnson, Louis Johnson, Valerie Johnson, The

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This Day (but in 2011), George Benson releases "Guitar Man" a mostly instrumental album.

Now, guitar players are great on CD or streaming, but they are even better on video. By the simple fact that you can watch their fingers. (No you cannot on a CD).

Virgin publish Neneh Cherry’s debut album ‘Raw Like Sushi’ featuring ‘Buffalo Stance’ (1989)

Neneh Cherry's 'Raw Like Sushi' is her debut studio album featuring 'Buffalo Stance' and released on June 5, 1989 by Virgin

1 . Buffalo Stance (Official Music Video)

2 . Buffalo Stance (Glastonbury 2019)

3 . Manchild

4 . Manchild (The BRITs 1990)

5 . Kisses On The Wind

6 . Kisses on the Wind (Club MTV, 1989)

7 . Inna City Mamma

8 . The next generation + Buffalo Blues (1991 TV)

9 . Heart

10 . So Here I Come

Track Listing : 1.Buffalo Stance (Jamie J. Morgan, Neneh Cherry, Cameron Mcvey, Phillip Ramacon) - 05:42 . 2.Manchild (Neneh Cherry, Cameron Mcvey, Robert "3D" Del Naja) - 03:51 . 3.Kisses On The Wind (Neneh Cherry, Cameron Mcvey) - 03:57 . 4.Inna City Mamma (Neneh Cherry, Cameron Mcvey, Phil Chill) - 04:50 . 5.The Next Generation (Neneh Cherry, Cameron Mcvey) - 05:04 . 6.Love Ghetto (

We Remember Coleman Hawkins. ‘The True Mister Bean’

This day (May 19, 1969), in New York City, New York, died Coleman Hawkins, an American jazz tenor saxophonist.

Tracklist :

1 . Disorder At The Border

2 . With Lester Young

3 . With Harry Edison

4 . South Of France Blues

5 . Body and Soul (1967)

6 . With Charlie Parker (1950)

Tracklist :

Greensleeves . Body And Soul . La Rosita . Smoke Gets in Your Eyes . Desafinado . One Note Samba (Samba De Uma Nota So) . Samba Para Bean . April in Paris . It Never Entered My Mind . Then I'll Be Tired Of You .

Thelonious Monk's Monks Music is an album recorded on June 26, 1957 by a septet featuring Coleman Hawkins, Art Blakey and John Coltrane. >>

Released in February 1963, 'Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins' is an album by Duke Ellington and Coleman Hawkins. >>

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We Remember Chuck Brown. ‘Go! Go! Mr. Brown’

This day (May 16, 2012), in Baltimore, Maryland, died Chuck Brown, a guitarist and singer, called the Godfather of Go-go

Tracklist :

1 . NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert (2010)

2 . Tim Brant’s College Football Preview 2010

3 . Wind Me Up! (2001)

4 . Family Affair (2002)

5 . w/ The Soul Searchers – Run Joe (1987)

Tracklist :

Blow Your Whistle . Bustin' Loose . Chuck Baby . LOVE . We Need Some Money . It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) . We The People . Woody Woodpecker . Block Party . Back It On Up (Sho' Ya Right) .

Wikipedia : This day (May 16, 2012), in Baltimore, Maryland, died Chuck Brown

, a guitarist and singer, called the Godfather of Go-go

Chuck Brown

: Chuck Brownis the undisputed sole founder and creator Go-Go music, a hypnotically danceable genre deeply rooted in…

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ ‘Kind of Blue’ recorded with, on some tracks, John Coltrane & Bill Evans (1959)

Miles Davis' 'Kind of Blue' is a studio album recorded on March 2 and April 22, 1959 with on some tracks John Coltrane & Bill Evans and released on August 17, 1959 by Columbia

1 . So What (Official Video)

2 . So What (The Robert Herridge Theater, New York, April 2, 1959)

3 . All Blues (1964, Milan, Italy)

4 . All Blues

Miles Davis - Kind of Blue

Track listing

1.So What (Miles Davis) - 9:22 . 2.Freddie Freeloader (Miles Davis) - 9:46 . 3.Blue in Green (Miles Davis and Bill Evans) - 5:37 . 4.All Blues (Miles Davis) - 11:33 . 5.Flamenco Sketches (Miles Davis and Bill Evans) - 9:26 . 6.Flamenco Sketches (Alternate take) (Miles Davis and Bill Evans) - 9:32 .
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Musicians : Miles Davis

– trumpet, band leader . Julian…

The “NME Pollwinners” are live on TV (1965)

April 11, 1965 - if in England, you do not want to miss "live on the BBC", the "New Musical Express Pollwinners 1965" with The Moody Blues, Freddie & the Dreamers, Georgie Fame & the Blue Flames, The Seekers, Herman's Hermits, The Ivy League, Sounds Incorporated, Wayne Fontana & the Mindbenders, The The Rolling Stones, Cilla Black, Donovan, Them, The Searchers, Dusty Springfield, The Animals, The Beatles and The Kinks at Empire Pool in Wembley, London

Happy Birthday Joey DeFrancesco. ‘Organ Honor’

This day (April 10, 1971), in Springfield, Pennsylvania (USA), is born Joey DeFrancesco, an American jazz organist.

Tracklist :

1 . In the Key of the Universe (2019)

2 . One Hundred Ways (2018)

3 . w/ George Benson – I’ll Drink To That

4 . Auld Lang Syne (2015)

5 . At long last love (2014)

6 . David Sanborn & Joey Defrancesco – Let The Good Times Roll

7 . Joey Defrancesco Trio @ Moody Jazz Cafè (2012)

8 . Fly Me To The Moon

9 . w/ Bobby Hutcherson – Just Friends, Salzau 2007

10 . Pat Martino Trio – These Are Soulful Days

11 . w/ Lonnie Smith (2006)

12 . w/ Pat Martino (2001)

13 . Jazz Festival Bern 1999

14 . w/ John Stipe, Elvin Jones -Jazz A Juan, 1996

Tracklist :

Fly Me To The Moon . Speak Softly Love . Volare . Evidence . Young At Heart . All The Way . Goodfellas . Moanin' .What's

This week In Jazz Legends 14/52

Joshua Redman, John Coltrane, Chris Potter, Paquito D'Rivera, Gato Barbieri, Benny Carter, Sonny Rollins, James Moody, Kenny Garrett, Benny Maupin, Peter Brötzmann , David Murray

In the Moods

From 'In The Mood' to 'I'm In A Dancing Mood' , we have mixed 14 'Simply Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Moods, Good or Bad'. It has Alfonzo Blackwell, The Mar-Keys, Les Baxter & His Orchestra, Joe Lovano and many more.

Cubop-A-Lula

From 'Go Bongo' to 'Mama Inez 1947', we have mixed 19 'Latin Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Cuban Influences'. It has Chico O'Farrill, Charlie Parker & Machito, Candido, James Moody and many more.