Three Concerts With Jim Keltner

Drummer extraordinaire, Jim Keltner, who turns 79 today - Happy Birthday - , has been for 50 years a "top session drummer".Very much in demand, Jim has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on //go.rvm.pm/jimkeltner).The 'Three Concerts with Jim Keltner' are with John Lennon + Yoko Ono & Elephant Memory, Ry Cooder and Joe Cocker. Enjoy!Track Listing : 1.…

Night Out

From 'Trouble At Midnight' to 'Dark was the night' , we have mixed 21 'Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Night'. "Night Out" has Howlin' Wolf, Paul Butterfield, Taylor Hound Dog , Nellie Florence and many more.

Island release Joe Cocker’s ‘Sheffield Steel’ recorded with the Compass Point Allstars (1982)

Joe Cocker's 'Sheffield Steel' is his eighth studio album recorded at Compass Point Studios, Nassau and released on May 22, 1982 by Island.Track Listing : 1.Look What You'Ve Done (Leo Nocentelli) . 2.Shocked (Ira Ingber, Greg Sutton) . 3.Sweet Little Woman (Andy Fraser) . 4.Seven Days (Bob Dylan) . 5.Marie (Randy Newman) . 6.Ruby Lee (Bill Withers, Melvin Dunlap) . 7.Many Rivers To Cross (Jimmy…

Happy Birthday Randy Newman. ‘Randy, Your Life Is Good!’

This day (November 28, 1943), in Los Angeles, California, is born Randall Stuart 'Randy' Newman, an American singer-songwriter and pianist.Digest Tracklist : I Can't Let You Throw Yourself Away (2020) . You’ve Got a Friend in Me (2017) . It’s A Jungle Out There (2014) . Birmingham (2011) . w/ John Goodman – If I Didn’t Have You (2001) . My Life Is Good (1984) . Sail Away (Live at Farm Aid 1985) .…

Geffen publish ‘Liquid Swords,’ GZA’s second solo album featuring Wu-Tang Clan members a guests (1995)

GZA's 'Liquid Swords' is his second solo studio album featuring Wu-Tang Clan members among ather guests, produced by RZA and released on November 7, 1995 by GeffenTrack Listing : 1.Liquid Swords (Eddie Brigati, Felix Cavaliere, Robert Diggs, Gza, Joe Zawinul) - 04:32 . . 2.Duel Of The Iron Mic (Robert Diggs, Gza, Russell Jones, Herbert Magidson, Allie Wrubel) - 04:05 . . 3.Living In The World…

Happy Birthday Iggy Pop. ‘Most For Life’

This day (April 21, 1947), in Muskegon, Michigan, U.S.A., is born James Newell Osterberg, Jr. better known as Iggy Pop, American singer-songwriter, front man for The StoogesDigest Tracklist : 1970 (w/ The Stooges, Goose Lake 1970) . Sixteen . I'm Bored (OGWT, 1976) . Funtime (w/ David Bowie, 1977) . Lust For Life + Pumpin For Jill (Cabaret Tour, 1981) . Eat Or Be Eaten (1982) . Wild One (1986) .…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 15/52

Allan Holdsworth, Jeff Beck, Jerry Garcia, Dickey Betts, Robert Fripp, Eddie Van Halen, Joe Satriani, Robin Trower, Ritchie Blackmore, Dave Grohl , Eric Clapton & Keith Richards, Marc Ribot

Happy Birthday, Billy Cogan. Here is ‘The Smashing Pumpkins At Their Best’

As we wish, today, American artist Billy Corgan a 'Happy Birthday,' the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : The Smashing PumpkinsCREDITSPhoto : claudia.rahanmetanAudio : 1979 . Tonight, Tonight . Bullet With Butterfly Wings . Today . Disarm . Cherub Rock . Zero . Ava Adore . Perfect . Mayonaise . Video : There it goes . Rhinoceros . Reading 1992 live . The Cherub Rock . Hummer .…

Tedeschi Trucks Band release their fourth album ‘Signs’ featuring ‘Hard Case’ (2019)

Tedeschi Trucks Band's 'Signs' is their fourth album recorded live to two-inch analog tape, co-produced by Derek Trucks, Jim Scott and Bobby Tis, featuring among other guests Warren Haynes & Doyle Bramhall II and released on February 15, 2019 by Fantasy(Source Tedeschi Trucks Band - Signs | Official Site)NPR There's such warmth to the playing, you can picture the band members standing in the…

Simon & Garfunkel release their fifth studio album : ‘Bridge over Troubled Water’ featuring ‘The Boxer,’ ‘Bridge over Troubled Water,’ ‘Cecilia’…

'Bridge over Troubled Water' by Simon & Garfunkel is their fifth and final studio album released on January 26, 1970 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Bridge Over Troubled Water (Paul Simon) - 04:52 . 2.El Condor Pasa (If I Could) (Daniel Alomía Robles, Paul Simon, Jorge Milchberg) - 03:06 . 3.Cecilia (Paul Simon) - 02:55 . 4.Keep The Customer Satisfied (Paul Simon) - 02:33 . 5.So Long, Frank…

Happy Birthday Michael Stipe. ‘One Stipe Beyond’

This day (January 4, 1960), in Decatur, Georgia (USA), is born Michael Stipe , a singer, songwriter and social activist, best known as the lead singer of R.E.M.Tracklist : R.E.M. – 1982 – Wolves, Lower . R.E.M. – Radio Free Europe . Pale Blue Eyes from Just Like a Movie © Laura Levine 1984 . R.E.M. – Sitting Still . Arena Brains . R.E.M. (featuring Buren Fowler on guitar) – It’s the End of the…

As we wish John Paul Jones, Led Zeppelin bassist, a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Led Zeppelin at their bests’ post

As we wish, today, English bassist John Paul Jones a 'Happy Birthday,' here is the perfect time to list the 'BESTS' of his band : Led Zeppelin CREDITSPhoto : vinylmeisterAudio : Stairway to Heaven . Immigrant Song . Whole Lotta Love . Black Dog . Rock and Roll . Kashmir . Good Times Bad Times . Dazed and Confused . Ramble On . Babe I'm Gonna Leave You . Video : Whole Lotta Love (1997) . Immigrant…

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 : Self Portrait in Three Colors (2020) . w/ Jon Cleary – @Reigenlive (2019) . Icons at the fair (2018) . w/ Uberjam Band – Blue Matter (2017) . w/ Mehldau Guiliana – Wake Up (2016) . w/ Joe Lovano Quartet – Chariots (2015) . Lawns (2014) . w/ Organic Trio @ Jazzwoche Burghausen…

Funkadelic release the album : ‘First Ya Gotta Shake the Gate’ (2014)

Funkadelic's 'First Ya Gotta Shake the Gate' is an album released on December 23, 2014, 33 years after their last official album, by The C Kunspyruhzy.Track Listing : 1.Baby Like Fonkin' It Up (George Clinton, Novena Carmel, Tracey Lewis, Tra'Zae Lewis-Clinton & Gilberto Fuentes) - 09:37 . 2.Get Low (George Clinton, Tairee Parks, Lashonda Clinton & Tracey Lewis) - 05:44 . 3.If I Didn'T…

Happy Birthday Susan Tedeschi

November 9, 19** - Miss Susan Tedeschi, American singer, guitarist co founder of The Tedeschi Trucks Band with her husband Derek Trucks is @)_!. Happy Birthday MissTracklist : w/ Derek Trucks,Warren Haynes - I'd Rather Go Blind . Soul Of A Man . w/ Tedeschi Trucks - The Sky is Crying . Wait For Me . w/ Tedeschi Trucks Band - Tiny Desk Concert . Just Won't Burn . Everybody's Talkin . Sweet…

Bob Dylan releases ‘New Morning,’ his eleventh album featuring ‘If Not for You’ (1970)

Bob Dylan's 'New Morning' feat. If Not for You" is his eleventh studio album produced by Bob Johnston and released on October 19, 1970 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.If Not For You (Bob Dylan) - 02:39 . 2.Day Of The Locusts (Bob Dylan) - 03:57 . 3.Time Passes Slowly (Bob Dylan) - 02:33 . 4.Went To See The Gypsy (Bob Dylan) - 02:49 . 5.Winterlude (Bob Dylan) - 02:21 . 6.If Dogs Run Free…

We remember Tom Petty. ‘Heartbroken’

This day (October 2, 2017), in Santa Monica, California, died Thomas Earl Petty simply known as Tom Petty, American musician, singer-songwriter, lead singer of Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersDigest Tracklist : Listen To Her Heart (w/ The Heartbreakers, OGWT, 1977) . American Girl (w/ The Heartbreakers, 1978) . Refugee (w/ The Heartbreakers, O.G.W.T. , 1982) . Even The Losers (w/ The…

Happy Birthday Wayne Shorter. ‘You Are So Wayne’

This day (August 25, 1933), in Newark, New Jersey, is born Wayne Shorter, an American jazz saxophonist and composer.Digest Tracklist : The Three Marias (2017) . w/ Wynton Marsalis & JLCO – Yes Or No (2016) . w/ Herbie Hancock – @Jazz_in_Marciac (2014) . w/ Esperanza Spalding – Footprints (2013) . w/ Herbie Hancock, Brian Blade, Dave Holland – Sonrisa (2004) . w/ Carlos Santana – Apache (2003)…

Jazzin’Around Giant Steps

Starting and ending with John Coltrane's composition 'Giant Steps', we have mixed 18 'Jazz with some Soul and a slice of Rock' tunes around the theme of 'John Coltrane'. It has Stan Getz, Louis Prima, Ella Fitzgerald, The Mar-Keys and many more.

Take Five (recounted)

From 'Take Five' to 'Five Will Get You Ten' , we have mixed 19 'Pure Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Five'. It has Jackie McLean, Grover Washington, Eliane Elias, Gerry Mulligan and many more.

Blues 24/24

From 'Early In The Morning' to 'So Many Cold Mornings' , we have mixed 19 'Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Morning, Evening, Night and so on'. "Blues 24/24" has Champion Jack Dupree & Jesse Ellory, Brownie Mcghee, Lightnin Hopkins, Joe Louis Walker and many more.

Harmonicating The Blues

Featuring Sonny Boy Williamson . Your Funeral And My Trial . Junior Wells . The Hoodoo Man . Hound Dog Taylor . Little Walter . Sonny Terry . Brownie Mcghee . Hootin' The Blues . Snooky Pryor . How'D You Learn To Shake It Like That? . Big Walter Horton . Shakey'S Blues . Lazy Lester . Lynwood Slim . Charlie Musselwhite . Gone Too Long . Jason Ricci . Harmonica . Solo . Corky Siegel . Hey Billie…