As we wish Tom Johnston a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Doobie Brothers At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, American singer and guitarist, Tom Johnston a Happy Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : The Doobie Brothers Video Tracklist : 1 . What A Fool Believes 2 . Long Train Running 3 . Listen To The Music 4 . Black Water 5 . China Grove 6 . Takin' It To The Streets 7 . It Keeps You Runnin' 8 . Minute By Minute 9 . South City Midnight Lady 10 . Jesus is…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 33/52

Elvis Presley, Manhattan Transfer, Crosby, Stills & Nash, The Doors, The Who, Rod Stewart, Doobie Brothers, Graham Central Station, Ohio Players, Bruce Springsteen, Talking Heads, Peter Tosh

The Isley Brothers release their eleventh album : ‘3 + 3’ (1973)

The Isley Brothers' '3 + 3' is their eleventh album (the first to officially include younger brothers Ernie and Marvin and in-law Chris Jasper), released on August 7, 1973.1 . Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight (Live) 2 . Summer Breeze ("Columbia" Dvd) 3 . Listen To The Music Track Listing : 1.That Lady (The Isley Brothers) - 05:35 . 2.Don'T Let Me Be Lonely Tonight (James Taylor) - 04:00 . 3.If…

The Doobie Brothers are in Houston (2014)

June 17, 2014 - The Doobie Brothers - that is Tom Johnston, Patrick Simmons et al - will revisit their 40 plus years repertoire at The Woodlands Pavilion in Houston, Texas

The Doobie Brothers release ‘Stampede,’ their fifth album on Warner (1975)

The Doobie Brothers' 'Stampede' is their fifth studio album (the last one with Tom Johnston as lead vocalist) and released on April 25, 1975 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.Sweet Maxine (Tom Johnston, Patrick Simmons) - 04:26 . 2.Neal'S Fandango (Patrick Simmons) - 03:09 . 3.Texas Lullaby (Tom Johnston) - 05:00 . 4.Music Man (Tom Johnston) - 03:34 . 5.Slack Key Soquel Rag (Patrick Simmons) -…

Gregg Allman plays The Roxy (2015)

April 24, 2015 - Gregg Allman will be with Scott Sharrard (g), Peter Levin (kb), Steve Potts (d), Marc Quinones (perc), Ron Johnson (b), Jay Collins, Art Edmaiston & Marc Franklin (horns) plus daughter of Tom Johnston of Doobie Brothers : Lara Johnston at The Roxy Theater in Los Angeles

The Doobie Brothers release their third album : ‘The Captain and Me’ featuring ‘Long Train Runnin’ (1973)

The Doobie Brothers' 'The Captain and Me' feat. 'Long Train Runnin'' is their third studio album produced by Ted Templeman and released on March 2, 1973 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.Natural Thing (Tom Johnston) - 03:17 . 2.Long Train Runnin' (Tom Johnston) - 03:25 . 3.China Grove (Tom Johnston) - 03:14 . 4.Dark Eyed Cajun Woman (Tom Johnston) - 04:12 . 5.Clear As The Driven Snow (Patrick…

Doobie Brothers bring their ‘Cycles’ to Hawaï (1990)

January 25, 1990 - the Doobie Brothers' "Cycles" tour - with Tom Johnston (g, voc), Pat Simmons (g, voc), Tiran Porter (b, voc), John Hartman (d, voc), Michael Hossack (d, perc), Cornelius Bumpus (kb, hrns, voc), Dale Ockerman (kb, g, voc), Jimi Fox (perc) and Richard Bryant (voc, perc) - stops at Waikiki Shell in Honolulu, Hawaï

This week In New Music Videos 116

Dave Mason . The Quarantines, Blake Shelton, Scotty Sire, Yeison Jimenez . Silvestre Dangond, Farina, . Balvin, Dua Lipa, Bad Bunny . Tainy, Francisca Valenzuela, Delta Spirit, LP, Gregory Porter, The Strokes, Black Thought are the performers of the music videos that caught, these past days, our interest and musical or visual liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds release their thirteenth album : ‘Abattoir Blues / The Lyre of Orpheus’ (2004)

'Abattoir Blues / The Lyre of Orpheus' by Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds is their thirteenth studio album produced by Nick Launay and released on September 20, 2004 by Mute Records.1 . Get Ready For Love 2 . Hiding All Away (London, 2004) 3 . Messiah Ward (Abattoir Blues Tour) 4 . There She Goes, My Beautiful World (Live, Channel 4 Version) 5 . There She Goes My Beautiful World (Live, "Jools…

Verve publish Diana Krall’s ninth album : ‘From This Moment On’ (2006)

Diana Krall's 'From This Moment On' is her ninth album released on September 19, 2006 by Verve.1 . Exactly Like You 2 . Exactly Like You (Rio) 3 . Come Dance With Me Track listing : 1.It Could Happen To You (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 03:29 . 2.Isn't This a Lovely Day? (Irving Berlin) – 06:07 . 3.How Insensitive (Vinicius de Moraes, Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 05:20 .…

Bette Midler releases ‘Some People’s Lives,’ her seventh album featuring ‘From a Distance’ (1990)

Bette Midler's 'Some People's Lives' is her seventh studio album (featuring 'From a Distance') released on September 4, 1990 by Atlantic.1 . Some People's ("Experience The Divine", 1993) 2 . Night And Day (Official Video) 3 . From A Distance (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.One More Round (Jessica Harper, Danny Sembello, Allee Willis) - 02:03 . 2.Some People'S Lives (Rhonda Fleming, Janis Ian)…

Columbia publish Bob Dylan’s sixth album : ‘Highway 61 Revisited’ featuring ‘Like a Rolling Stone’ and ‘Desolation Row’ (1965)

Bob Dylan's 'Highway 61 Revisited' is his sixth studio album released on August 30, 1965 by Columbia.1 . ("Late Night With David Letterman 10Th Anniversary Special" 1992) 2 . Like A Rolling Stone (Live, 1978 3 . Tombstone Blues (w/ Carlos Santana 4 . Just Like Tom Thumb' Blues 5 . Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues (Official Video) 6 . Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues (19 Nov 2001, Madison Square Garden…

Beach Boys release their seventeenth album : ‘Surf’s Up’

Beach Boys 'Surf's Up' is their seventeenth studio album released on August 30, 1971 by Reprise / EMI.1 . Don't Go Near The Water 2 . Disney Girls Track Listing : 1.Don'T Go Near The Water (Mike Love, Al Jardine) - 02:39 . 2.Long Promised Road (Carl Wilson, Jack Rieley) - 03:30 . 3.Take A Load Off Your Feet (Al Jardine, Brian Wilson, Gary Winfrey) - 02:29 . 4.Disney Girls (1957) (Bruce Johnston)…

Atlantic publish Bette Midler’s sixth album : ‘No Frills’ featuring ‘Beast of Burden’ with Mick Jagger (1983)

Bette Midler's 'No Frills' is her sixth (and her first in four years) studio album produced By Chuck Plotkin and released on August 1, 1983 by Atlantic.1 . All I Need To Know 2 . My eye on you 3 . Beast of Burden (1984) 4 . Beast Of Burden (1984) 5 . It Should Have Been Me/Soda And A Souvenir (1983) 6 . Come Back Jimmy Dean (on "Johnny Carson") Track Listing : 1.Is It Love (Nick Gilder, Jimmy…

Stevie Nicks releases her debut album : ‘Bella Donna’ featuring ‘Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around’ and ‘Edge of Seventeen’ (1981)

Stevie Nicks' 'Bella Donna' is her debut studio album co-produced by Jimmy Iovine and Tom Petty and released on July 27, 1981 by Modern / Atco.1 . Edge Of Seventeen (Chicago) 2 . How Still My Love (05-30-1983, Us Festival) 3 . LEATHER AND LACE (LIVE, 1981) 4 . Outside the Rain /Dreams (White Wing Dove, 1981) 5 . Stop Draggin My Heart Around (Live, '83) 6 . After The Glitter Fades 08-14-1998…

Bob Dylan releases ‘Self Portrait,’ his tenth album (1970)

Bob Dylan's 'Self Portrait' is his tenth studio (and a double) album featuring mostly covers and released on June 8, 1970 by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.All The Tired Horses (Bob Dylan) - 03:12 . 2.Alberta #1 (Traditional) - 02:57 . 3.I Forgot More Than You'Ll Ever Know (Cecil A. Null) - 02:23 . 4.Days Of 49 (Alan Lomax, John Lomax, Frank Warner) - 05:27 . 5.Early Mornin' Rain (Gordon…

Happy Birthday Bob Dylan. ‘We Do Look Back’

This day (May 24, 1941), in Duluth, Minnesota is born Robert Allen Zimmerman better known as Bob Dylan, American singer, poet & songwriter and Nobel prizeDigest Tracklist : Blowing In The Wind (1963) . Mr. Tambourine Man (Newport Folk Festival, 1964) . Like a Rolling Stone (1966) . I Threw It All Away (The Johnny Cash Show, 1969) . Soundcheck in NYC (w/ George Harrison, 1971) . Knockin' on…

Elton John releases ’21 at 33,’ his fourteenth album featuring ‘Little Jeannie’ (1980)

Elton John's '21 at 33' is his fourteenth studio album released on May 13, 1980 by MCA / Rocket.Track Listing : 1.Chasing The Crown (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) - 05:38 . 2.Little Jeannie (Elton John, Gary Osborne) - 05:21 . 3.Sartorial Eloquence (Elton John, Tom Robinson) - 04:42 . 4.Two Rooms At The End Of The World (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) - 05:39 . 5.White Lady White Powder (Elton John,…

Modern Jazz Quartet record their ‘European Concert’ album in Sweden (1960)

Modern Jazz Quartet's 'European Concert' is a live album recorded on April 11, 12 & 13, 1960 in Sweden and released In 1962 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Django (John Lewis) - 05:32 . 2.Bluesology (Milt Jackson) - 04:39 . 3.I Should Care (Sammy Cahn, Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston) - 05:33 . 4.La Ronde (John Lewis) - 03:07 . 5.I Remember Clifford (Benny Golson, Jon Hendricks) - 05:15 .…

Etta James records ‘Heart of a Woman’ for RCA (1999)

Etta James' 'Heart of a Woman' is an album recorded between March 15 & 23, 1999 and released on June 29, 1999 by RCA.Track Listing : 1.You Don'T Know What Love Is (Gene De Paul, Don Raye) - 05:28 . 2.Good Morning Heartache (Ervin Drake, Dan Fisher, Irene Higgenbotham) - 05:28 . 3.My Old Flame (Sam Coslow, Arthur Johnston) - 06:20 . 4.Say It Isn'T So (Irving Berlin) - 04:55 . 5.At Last (Mack…

Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds release their fourteenth album : ‘Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!!’ (2008)

'Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!!' by Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds is their fourteenth studio album produced by Nick Launay and released on March 3, 2008 by Mute / ANTITrack Listing : 1.Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!! (Nick Cave) - 04:11 . 2.Today'S Lesson (Nick Cave) - 04:41 . 3.Moonland (Nick Cave, Warren Ellis, Martyn P. Casey , Jim Sclavunos) - 03:53 () . 4.Night Of The Lotus Eaters (Nick Cave, Warren Ellis) -…

Sun Ra & the Arkestra record ‘Sunrise in Different Dimensions’ live in Switzerland (1980)

Sun Ra Arkestra's 'Sunrise in Different Dimensions' is a live album recorded on February 24, 1980 at the Gasthof Morhen in Willisau, Switzerland and released in 1981 by Hathut.Track Listing : 1.Light From A Hidden Sun (Sun Ra) - 03:52 . 2.Pin-Points Of Spiral Prisms (Sun Ra) - 04:41 . 3.Silhouettes Of The Shadow World (Sun Ra) - 07:20 . 4.Cocktails For Two (Sam Coslow, Arthur Johnston) - 03:21 .…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°118 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Beats International, Wes, Vanilla Ice, CHIC, Kicks Like . Mule, Submerge, Sharon Redd, Perfecto Allstarz, Blockster, Cappella, Amen UK, Jimmy RayThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (07/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'Music For The Dancers' .…

Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s tribute album to Billie Holiday : ‘Tony Bennett on Holiday’ (1997)

'Tony Bennett on Holiday' is a studio album recorded in tribute to Billie Holiday and released on February 4, 1997 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.(In My) Solitude (Eddie Delange, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) - 02:57 . 2.All Of Me (Gerald Marks, Seymour Simons) - 01:44 . 3.When A Woman Loves A Man (Bernie Hanighen, Gordon Jenkins, Johnny Mercer) - 03:11 . 4.Me, Myself And I (Irving Gordon, Alan…

Simon & Garfunkel release their second album : ‘Sounds of Silence’ featuring ‘The Sound of Silence,’ ‘Homeward Bound’ and ‘I Am a Rock’ (1966)

Simon & Garfunkel's 'Sounds of Silence' is their second studio album recorded in 1964 & 1965 and released on January 17, 1966 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.The Sound Of Silence (Paul Simon) - 03:05 . 2.Leaves That Are Green (Paul Simon) - 02:23 . 3.Blessed (Paul Simon) - 03:16 . 4.Kathy'S Song (Paul Simon) - 03:21 . 5.Somewhere They Can'T Find Me (Paul Simon) - 02:37 . 6.Anji (Davey…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°293 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Wyclef Jean, R.O.O.S., Hi Tek 3, Lovestation, Junior Jack . Kylie Minogue, Sabrina Johnston, Gala, Sham Rock, EMF, The Lightning Seeds . LeftfieldThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (49/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Wyclef Jean . Another One Bites…

The Waterboys publish ‘Fisherman’s Blues,’ their fourth album co*produced by leader Mike Scott (1988)

The Waterboys' "Fisherman's Blues" is their fourth studio album produced by leader Mike Scott, Vinnie Kilduff, Bob Johnston & John Dunford and released in October 1988 by Ensign / ChrysalisTrack Listing : 1.Fisherman'S Blues (Mike Scott, Steve Wickham) - 04:26 . 2.We Will Not Be Lovers (Mike Scott) - 07:03 . 3.Strange Boat (Mike Scott, Anthony Thistlethwaite) - 03:06 . 4.World Party (Mike…

Elton John releases his eleventh album : ‘Blue Moves’ featuring ‘Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word’ (1976)

Elton John's 'Blue Moves' feat. 'Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word' is his eleventh studio album produced by Gus Dudgeon and released on October 22, 1976 by Rocket / MCA. Track Listing : 1.Your Starter For... (Caleb Quaye) – 1:23 . 2.Tonight (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) - 07:52 . 3.One Horse Town (Elton John, James Newton-Howard, Bernie Taupin) – 05:56 . 4.Chameleon (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) -…

Frank Sinatra records his tenth studio album : ‘Songs for Swingin’ Lovers!’ arranged by Nelson Riddle (1956)

Frank Sinatra's 'Songs for Swingin' Lovers!' is his tenth studio album arranged by Nelson Riddle, recorded on October 17, 1955, January 9 – 12, 16, 1956 and released in March 1956 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.You Make Me Feel So Young (Mack Gordon, Josef Myrow) - 02:57 . 2.It Happened In Monterey (Billy Rose, Mabel Wayne) - 02:36 . 3.You'Re Getting To Be A Habit With Me (Al Dubin, Harry…

Dave Brubeck records ‘Brubeck Time’ with his Quartet featuring Paul Desmond (1954)

Dave Brubeck Quartet's 'Brubeck Time' is an album recorded on October 12–14 and November 10, 1954.Track Listing : 1.Audrey (Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond) – 03:35 . 2.Jeepers Creepers (Johnny Mercer, Harry Warren) – 04:57 . 3.Pennies From Heaven (Johnny Burke, Arthur Johnston) – 06:28 . 4.Why Do I Love You? (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein Ii) – 05:42 . 5.Stompin' For Mili (Dave Brubeck, Paul…

Frank Sinatra records ‘Sinatra–Basie: An Historic Musical First’ with Count Basie and his Orchestra (1962)

Frank Sinatra's 'Sinatra–Basie: An Historic Musical First' is his first a studio album with the Count Basie Orchestra, recorded on October 2–3, 1962 by Reprise.Track Listing : 1.Pennies From Heaven (Arthur Johnston, Johnny Burke) – 03:29 . 2.Please Be Kind (Saul Chaplin, Sammy Cahn) – 02:43 . 3.(Love Is) The Tender Trap (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 02:37 . 4.Looking At The World Through Rose…

This week In New Music Videos 16

Every day we watch tons of videos. Among them we have selected, for this week, twelve brand new songs that caught our interest and liking.They are performed by Santana, Madonna, Maluma, Mark Ronson, Loma, Hara Kiri, FKA twigs, Lee Ann Womack, The Dream Syndicate, Jesse Mac Cormack, Foster The People, Kevin Morby, Nick Johnston Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 .…

Toys For Them

From 'Satin Doll' to 'Toy room' , we have mixed 18 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Toys'. It has Ernesto Lecuona, Chick Corea, Guy Bacos , Andy Williams and many more.

The Tracks of My Tears

Starting and ending with 'Tracks Of My Tears' made famous by Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Ray Charles, Glover, Henry, Rod Stewart, Lonnie Mack, The Beach Boys and many more.

Let’s Cole Porter

From 'Love for sale' to 'My heart belongs to daddy' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz Classics' tunes written or co-written by 'Cole Porter's Hits'. It has Helen Merrill, Jane Powell, Dinah Washington, Ella Fitzgerald and many more.

Earth Songs

From 'Terra de ninguém' to 'Ten Feet Off The Ground' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Four Elements (Earth)'. "Earth Songs" has Elis Regina, Herbie Mann , Domenico Modugno , Barbara Dickson and many more.