‘Tin Machine’ featuring David Bowie release their eponymous first album (1989)

'Tin Machine' is their eponymous debut album featuring David Bowie on vocals and released on May 22, 1989 by EMI. Track Listing : 1.Heaven'S In Here (David Bowie) - 06:01 . 2.Tin Machine (David Bowie, Reeves Gabrels, Hunt Sales, Tony Fox Sales) - 03:34 . 3.Prisoner Of Love (David Bowie, Reeves Gabrels, Hunt Sales, Tony Fox Sales) - 04:50 . 4.Crack City (David Bowie) - 04:36 . 5.I Can'T Read…

Island Records release ‘Lungs,’ Florence & the Machine’s debut album (2009)

'Lungs' by Florence & the Machine is their debut studio album released on July 3, 2009 by Island Records.1 . Dog Days Are Over 2 . Dog Days Are Over (Oxegen Festival, 2010) 3 . Rabbit Heart (Raise it Up) 4 . Rabbit Heart (on KEXP) 5 . I'm Not Calling You a Liar 6 . I'm Not Calling You A Liar (the Wiltern) 7 . Howl (on Letterman) 8 . Howl 9 . Kiss With A Fist (on KEXP) 10 . Improv / Kiss With…

CBS Columbia publish Soft Machine’s ‘Third,’ a double album (1970)

Soft Machine's ‘Third' is a double album (each side of the vinyl version consisting of a single composition) released on June 6, 1970 by Cbs /Columbia.1 . Documentary Track Listing : 1.Facelift (Hugh Hopper) – 18:45 . 2.Slightly All The Time"" (Mike Ratledge) – 18:12 . . 3.Moon In June (Robert Wyatt) – 19:08 . 4.Out-Bloody-Rageous (Mike Ratledge) – 19:10 Musicians : Soft Machine - Band . Mike…

Sting releases his first solo album : ‘The Dream of the Blue Turtles’ featuring ‘If You Love Somebody Set Them Free and ‘Russians’ (1985)

Sting's 'The Dream of the Blue Turtles' is his first solo album released on June 1, 1985 by A&M, excatly two years after the final Police album. 1 . If You Love Somebody Set Them Free (Official Music Video) 2 . If You Love Somebody Set Them Free 3 . Love Is The Seventh Wave (Official Music Video) 4 . Love is the 7th Wave / Mother & Child Reunion (w/ Paul Simon, Feb 8 2014) 5 . Russians…

Kraftwerk release their seventh album : ‘The Man-Machine’ featuring ‘The Model’ (1978)

Kraftwerk's 'The Man-Machine' feat. "The Model" is their seventh studio album released on May 19 1978 by Kling Klang / EMITrack Listing : 1.The Robots (Ralf Hütter, Florian Schneider, Karl Bartos) - 06:11 . 2.Spacelab (Ralf Hütter, Karl Bartos) - 05:51 . 3.Metropolis (Ralf Hütter, Florian Schneider, Karl Bartos) - 05:59 . 4.The Model (Ralf Hütter, Karl Bartos) - 03:38 . 5.Neon Lights (Ralf…

Columbia publish Herbie Hancock’s ‘Perfect Machine,’ an album co-produced with Bill Laswell (1988)

<pHerbie Hancock's 'Perfect Machine' is his thirty-seventh (and the last with the Rockit Band) album co-produced with Bill Laswell and released in May 1988 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Perfect Machine (Herbie Hancock, Bill Laswell, Nicky Skopelitis) - 06:35 . 2.Obsession (Herbie Hancock, Bill Laswell, William Bootsy Collins, Garry Bonner) - 05:20 . 3.Vibe Alive (Herbie Hancock, Bill Laswell,…

Deep Purple release ‘Machine Head,’ the album recorded in Montreux that features ‘Smoke on the Water’ (1971)

Deep Purple's 'Machine Head' feat. 'Smoke on the Water' is their sixth studio album recorded through December 1971 in Montreux, Switzerland, and released on March 25, 1972 by Purple.Track Listing : 1.Highway Star (Ritchie Blackmore, Ian Gillan, Roger Glover, Jon Lord, Ian Paice) - 06:05 . 2.Maybe I'M A Leo (Ritchie Blackmore, Ian Gillan, Roger Glover, Jon Lord, Ian Paice) - 04:51 . 3.Pictures Of…

Depeche Mode release ‘Delta Machine,’ their thirteenth album produced by Ben Hillier (2013)

Depeche Mode's 'Delta Machine' is their thirteenth studio album produced by Ben Hillier and released on March 22 , 2013 by Columbia /Mute Records.Track Listing : 1.Welcome To My World (Martin L. Gore) - 04:56 . 2.Angel (Martin L. Gore) - 03:57 . 3.Heaven (Martin L. Gore) - 04:03 . 4.Secret To The End (Dave Gahan, Kurt Uenala) - 05:12 . 5.My Little Universe (Martin L. Gore) - 04:24 . 6.Slow…

Tom Morello sings in Austin (2012)

March 17, 2012 - Tom Morello of Rage Against The Machine and Audioslave fame will perform as "The Night Watchman and the Freedom Fighter Orchestra" - plus Wayne Kramer on one song - at Rolling Stone Rock Room - La Zona Rosa - in Austin, Texas

CBS publish Soft Machine’s first fully instrumental album : ‘Fourth’ (1971)

Soft Machine's 'Fourth' is a studio (and first all-instrumental ) album released on February 28, 1971 by CBS.Track Listing : 1.Teeth (Mike Ratledge) - 09:15 . 2.Kings And Queens (Hugh Hopper) - 05:02 . 3.Fletcher'S Blemish (Elton Dean) - 04:35 . 4.Virtually Part 1 (Hugh Hopper) - 05:16 . 5.Virtually Part 2 (Hugh Hopper) - 07:09 . 6.Virtually Part 3 (Hugh Hopper) - 04:33 . 7.Virtually Part 4 (Hugh…

As we wish today Zach de la Rocha, a Happy Birthday, the time is perfect for a ‘Rage Against the Machine At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, Zach de la Rocha a 'Happy Birthday,' the time has come to list the 'BESTS' of his band : Rage Against the Machine CREDITSPhoto : thetripwirenycAudio : Killing in the Name . Bulls on Parade . Guerrilla Radio . Bombtrack . Wake Up . Know Your Enemy . Bullet in the Head . Testify . Sleep Now in the Fire . Take the Power Back . Video : Killing In the Name . Bulls on Parade . Sleep…

Soft Machine release their debut album : ‘Volume One’ (1968)

Soft Machine's 'Volume One' is their debut album also titled 'The Soft Machine' and released in December 1968 by Abc Probe.Track Listing : 1.Hope For Happiness (Brian Hopper, Robert Wyatt, Mike Ratledge, Kevin Ayers) - 04:21 . 2.Joy Of A Toy (Kevin Ayers, Mike Ratledge) - 02:49 . 3.Hope For Happiness (Reprise) (Brian Hopper, Robert Wyatt, Mike Ratledge, Kevin Ayers) - 01:38 . 4.Why Am I So…

Columbia publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s eighth album : ‘All n All’ featuring ‘Serpentine Fire’ and ‘Fantasy’ (1977)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'All n All' feat. 'Serpentine Fire' & 'Fantasy' is their eighth (and most well known) studio album released on November 21, 1977 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Serpentine Fire (Maurice White, Verdine White, Reginald Sonny Burke) - 03:51 . 2.Fantasy (Maurice White, Verdine White, Eduardo Delbarrio) - 04:38 . 3.In The Marketplace (Interlude) (Maurice White) - 00:43 .…

‘Rage Against The Machine’ is their eponymous debut album featuring ‘Killing in the Name’ (1992)

"Rage Against the Machine" is their eponymous debut studio album featuring "Killing in the Name," co-produced with Garth Richardson and released on November 3, 1992 by EpicTrack Listing : 1.Bombtrack (Tim Commerford, Zack De La Rocha, Tom Morello, Brad Wilk) - 04:04 . 2.Killing In The Name (Tim Commerford, Zack De La Rocha, Tom Morello, Brad Wilk) - 05:14 . 3.Take The Power Back (Tim Commerford,…

Epic publish Rage Against the Machine’s third studio album : ‘The Battle of Los Angeles’ (1999)

Rage Against the Machine's 'The Battle of Los Angeles' is their third studio album produced by Brendan O'Brien and released on November 2, 1999 by EpicTrack Listing : 1.Testify (Rage Against The Machine) - 03:30 . 2.Guerrilla Radio (Rage Against The Machine) - 03:26 . 3.Calm Like A Bomb (Rage Against The Machine) - 04:58 . 4.Mic Check (Rage Against The Machine) - 03:33 . 5.Sleep Now In The Fire…

On TV today, Rage Against the Machine with David Letterman (1999)

November 2, 1999 - you do not want to miss Rage Against the Machine promoting their "The Battle of Los Angeles" album that drops today - with a special five song concert outside the Ed Sullivan Theater on 53rd Street in Manhattan at "Late Show with David Letterman" on CBS

Island publish ‘Ceremonials’ the second album of Florence and The Machine (2011)

Florence + The Machine's "Ceremonials" is their second studio album produced by Paul Epworth and released on October 28, 2011 by Island.Track Listing : 1.Only If For A Night (Florence Welch, Paul Epworth) - 04:58 . 2.Shake It Out (Florence Welch, Paul Epworth) - 04:37 . 3.What The Water Gave Me (Florence Welch, Francis White) - 05:33 . 4.Never Let Me Go (Florence Welch, Paul Epworth) - 04:31 .…

Robbie Williams releases his second studio album : ‘I’ve Been Expecting You’ featuring ‘Millennium’ (1998)

Robbie Williams' 'I've Been Expecting You' feat. "Millennium" is his second studio album produced by Guy Chambers & Steve Power and released on October 26, 1998 by Chrysalis Records.Track Listing : 1.strong (Robbie Williams, Guy Chambers) - 04:39 . 2.No Regrets (Robbie Williams, Guy Chambers) - 05:10 . 3.Millennium (Robbie Williams, Guy Chambers, Leslie Bricusse, John Barry) - 04:08 .…

Nine Inch Nails release their debut studio album :’Pretty Hate Machine’ featuring ‘Head Like a Hole’ (1989)

Nine Inch Nails' 'Pretty Hate Machine' is their debut studio album featuring 'Head Like a Hole' and released on October 20, 1989 by TVT RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Head Like A Hole (Trent Reznor) - 05:00 . 2.Terrible Lie (Trent Reznor) - 04:38 . 3.Down In It (Trent Reznor) - 03:46 . 4.Sanctified (Trent Reznor) - 05:48 . 5.Something I Can Never Have (Trent Reznor) - 05:55 . 6.Kinda I Want To (Trent…

James Brown records ‘Sex Machine,’ a double live album with the original J.B.’s (1969)

James Brown's 'Sex Machine' is a double live album recorded on October 14, 1969, with the original J.B.'s featuring Bootsy Collins and Catfish Collins and released In 1970 By King.Track Listing : 1.Get Up I Feel Like Being A Sex Machine (James Brown, Bobby Byrd, Ron Lenhoff) - 10:48 . 2.Brother Rapp (Part I & Part Ii) - (James Brown) - 05:09 . 3.Medley: - 13:42 . - Bewildered (Teddy…

Epic publish Fiona Apple’s third album : ‘Extraordinary Machine’ (2005)

Fiona Apple's 'Extraordinary Machine' is her third album produced by Mike Elizondo, Brian Kehew & Jon Brion and released on October 3, 2005 by Epic RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Extraordinary Machine (Fiona Apple) - 03:44 . 2.Get Him Back (Fiona Apple) - 05:26 . 3.O' Sailor (Fiona Apple) - 05:37 . 4.Better Version Of Me (Fiona Apple) - 03:01 . 5.Tymps (Fiona Apple) - 04:05 . 6.Parting Gift (Fiona…

Happy Birthday Sting. ‘Sumner Time’

This day (October 2, 1951), in Wallsend, Northumberland, England, is born Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner a.k.a. Sting, English singer and songwriter, co-founder of The PoliceDigest Tracklist : Only the Wind (w/ Eberhard Schoener & The Police ,1978) . Message In A Bottle (w/ The The Police) . Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic (w/ The The Police) . Murder By Numbers (w/ The The Police,…

The Police release ‘Ghost in the Machine,’ their fourth album featuring ‘Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic’ and ‘Spirits in the Material World’ (1981)

The The Police's 'Ghost in the Machine' (a name inspired by Arthur Koestlers book) is their fourth album released on October 2, 1981 by A&M.Track Listing : 1.Spirits In The Material World (Sting) - 02:59 . 2.Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic (Sting) - 04:22 . 3.Invisible Sun (Sting) - 03:44 . 4.Hungry For You (J'Aurais Toujours Faim De Toi) (Sting) - 02:52 . 5.Demolition Man (Sting) -…

Level 42 release their sixth studio album : ‘World Machine’ featuring ‘Something About You’ (1985)

Level 42's 'World Machine' is their sixth studio album co-produced with Wally Badarou and released in September, 1985 by Polydor.Track Listing : 1.World Machine (Wally Badarou, Phil Gould, Mark King, Mike Lindup) - 05:14 . 2.Physical Presence (Phil Gould, Mark King) - 05:27 . 3.Something About You (Mike Lindup, Phil Gould, Mark King, Wally Badarou, Boon Gould) - 04:24 . 4.Leaving Me Now (Wally…

Kanye West releases ‘Graduation,’ his third album featuring T-Pain, Lil Wayne, Mos Def and Chris Martin among other guests (2007)

Kanye West's 'Graduation' is his third studio album featuring T-Pain, Lil Wayne, Mos Def and Chris Martin among other guests and released on September 11, 2007 by Def Jam / Roc-A-FellaTrack Listing : 1.Good Morning (Kanye West, Elton John, Bernie Taupin) - 03:15 . . 2.Champion (Kanye West, Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) - 02:47 . . 3.stronger (Kanye West, Thomas Bangalter, Guy-Manuel De…

Island Records publish Tom Waits’ tenth album : ‘Bone Machine’ (1992)

Tom Waits' 'Bone Machine ' is a studio album released on September 8, 1992 (after a full five years hiatus) by Island Records.Track listing : 1.Earth Died Screaming (Tom Waits) - 03:39 . 2.Dirt in the Ground (Tom Waits) - 04:08 . 3.Such a Scream (Tom Waits) - 02:07 . 4.All Stripped Down (Tom Waits) - 03:04 . 5.Who Are You (Tom Waits) - 03:58 . 6.The Ocean Doesn't Want Me (Tom Waits) - 01:51 .…

Motown publish The Jackson 5’s eighth album : ‘Dancing Machine’ (1974)

The Jackson 5's 'Dancing Machine' is their eighth studio album released on September 5, 1974 by Motown. Track listing : . 1.I Am Love (Don Fenceton, Jerry Marcellino, Mel Larson, Ron Rancifer) - 07:29 . 2.Whatever You Got, I Want (Gene Marcellino, Jerry Marcellino, Mel Larson) - 02:58 . 3.She's a Rhythm Child (Clarence Drayton, Hal Davis, Ruth Talmage) - 02:39 . 4.Dancing Machine (Don Fletcher,…

On TV today, Britney Spears & Rage Against the Machine (2000)

September 7, 2000 - Janet Jackson, Rage Against the Machine, Britney Spears, Eminem, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Christina Aguilera and more, they all take part in the "MTV Video Music Awards" hosted by Marlon and Shawn Wayans at Radio City Music Hall in New York City

Ibibio Sound Machine’ s ‘ Uyai’

Ibibio Sound Machine' s ' Uyai' is their debut second album mixing West African funk, disco, modern post-punk, and electro and released on March 3, 2017 by Merge Records.(Source Ibibio Sound Machine' s ' Uyai' | Merege records)NPRAwash in exultation and infused with melody, Uyai is a gorgeous vision of international pop. "The Chant (Iquo Isang)" starts out with a punch of clipped, stabbing…

Duetting Banjos

Featuring Todd Taylor . Banjo . Delivrance . Steve Martin . Bela Fleck . Tony Trischka . The Crow . Making the Oilcan Banjo . Ron Block . Bum Ditty . Clawhammer Banjo . Gerry O'Connor . Irish Banjo . Aguas de Marco

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 21/52

Europe, Queen, Gianna Nannini, Huey Lewis and the News, Joe Cocker, John Fogerty, Bob Dylan, Lenny Kravitz, Tin Machine, Siouxsie And The Banshees, The Cure, Roxy Music

David Bowie releases ‘The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars,’ his fifth album featuring ‘Starman’ / ‘Suffragette City’ (1972)

David Bowie's 'The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars' is his fifth studio album released on June 16, 1972 by RCA.1 . FIVE YEARS (Japan, 2004) 2 . Moonage Daydream (Live) 3 . Moonage Daydream (Live) 4 . David Bowie Starman (1972, official video) 5 . Starman (TFI Friday 1999) 6 . Lady Stardust (1972) 7 . Star (NHK Hall, '78) 8 . Star (Original Video,72') 9 . Hang on to…

David Bowie releases ‘Heathen,’ his twenty-second album (2002)

David Bowie's 'Heathen' is his twenty-second studio album co-produced with Tony Visconti and released on June 11, 2002 by ISO / Columbia. 1 . Sunday (Live) 2 . Cactus (Heathen Tour 2002, Berlin, Germany) 3 . Slip Away (Live) 4 . Slip Away (Berlin 2002) 5 . Slow Burn (official full video) 6 . Afraid Live (W/ Coco) 7 . I've Been Waiting For You (Berlin 2002) 8 . I've Been Waiting For You (2002,…

Last week In Visual Artists 07

Rory Gallagher, John Scofield, Joe Satriani, Jimmie Vaughan, Sonny Landreth, Jonny Greenwood, Reeves Gabrels, Jimmy Lyon, Jeff Beck, Robert Smith, Jimi Hendrix, Tom Morello. They are the 12 Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 187 Posts we published last week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Rory Gallagher - Laundromat Lifted from : 'Rory Gallagher'…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 21/52

Rory Gallagher, John Scofield, Joe Satriani, Jimmie Vaughan, Sonny Landreth, Jonny Greenwood, Reeves Gabrels, Mark Knopfler, Jeff Beck, Robert Smith, Jimi Hendrix, Tom Morello

This week In ’90s Throwback’ 06/52

Ben Harper, Brandy, Whitney Houston, D'Angelo, Erykah Badu, Sheryl Crow, The Black Crowes, U2, Tin Machine, Soundgarden, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nirvana They are the '90s Throwback' artists selected among the 281 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Ben Harper . Whipping Boy Lifted from : Virgin publish Ben Harper's debut album .…

We remember David Bowie. ‘Just For One Day’

This day (January 10, 2016), in New York City, died David Robert Jones a.k.a. David Bowie, an English singer, songwriter and actorTracklist : Tonight (1964) . Space Oddity (Live, 1969) . Starman (1972) . The Jean Genie (1973 Top of the Pops) . Rebel Rebel (1974) . Young Americans (U.S. TV Ad, 1975) . Fame (Cher Show, 1975) . TVC 15 (Paris, 1976) . Heroes (Dutch TV, 1977) . Station To Station…