Sire publish ‘Tom Tom Club,’ their first self-titled album featuring ‘Wordy Rappinghood’ (1981)

'Tom Tom Club' feat. 'Wordy Rappinghood' is their first eponymous album released on June 23, 1981 by Sire.1 . Wordy Rappinghood 2 . Wordy Rappinghood (Summer Sonic '09) 3 . L'Elephant (Summer Sonic,Tokyo 2009) 4 . As above so below (Official video) 5 . As Above So Below (The Ritz, July 17, 1989) 6 . NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert 7 . BOOMING AND ZOOMING 8 . Under The Boardwalk (The Mezzanine in San…

Parlophone publish ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band,’ The Beatles’eighth album featuring ‘A Day In The Life’ (1967)

The Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band' is their eighth studio album produced by George Martin and released on June 1, 1967 by Parlophone.1 . Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Heart's Club Band 2 . The Making Of Sgt Pepper Album Documentary 3 . With A Little Help From My Friends (Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band, At The Greek) 4 . John Lennon Explaining Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds 5 .…

Usher releases ‘Here I Stand,’ his fifth album including ‘Love in This Club’ (2008)

Usher's 'Here I Stand' incl. 'Love in This Club' is his fifth studio album released on May 13, 2008 by Laface.Track Listing : 1.Intro (Usher Raymond Iv, Ryon Lovett, James Jlack Lackey) - 01:28 . 2.Love In This Club (Usher Raymond Iv, Jamal Jones, Lamar Taylor, Jay Jenkins, Ryon Lovett, Keith Thomas, Darnell Dalton) - 04:19 . 3.This Ain'T Sex (Usher Raymond Iv, Christopher Tricky Stewart, Phalon…

Grace Jones releases ‘Nightclubbing,’ her fifth album featuring ‘Pull Up to the Bumper’ (1981)

Grace Jones' 'Nightclubbing' is her fifth studio album recorded at At Compass Point, Bahamas with a team of session musicians and released on May 11, 1981.Track Listing : 1.Walking In The Rain (Harry Vanda, George Young) - 04:18 . 2.Pull Up To The Bumper (Grace Jones, Koo Koo Baya, Dana Mano) - 04:41 . 3.Use Me (Bill Withers) - 05:04 . 4.Nightclubbing (David Bowie, Iggy Pop) - 05:06 . 5.Art…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella in London’ at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club (1974)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Ella in London' is a live album recorded on April 11, 1974 at Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club with a quartet and released the same year by Pablo.Track Listing : 1.Sweet Georgia Brown (Ben Bernie, Kenneth Casey, Maceo Pinkard) - 03:15 . 2.They Can'T Take That Away From Me (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 04:12 . 3.Ev'Ry Time We Say Goodbye (Cole Porter) - 02:57 . 4.The Man I Love (G.…

Virgin publish Soul II Soul’s debut album : ‘Club Classics Vol. One’ featuring ‘Back To Life’ (1989)

Soul II Soul's 'Club Classics Vol. One' is their debut album released on April 10, 1989 by Virgin.. Track Listing : 1.Keep On Movin' (Trevor Beresford Romeo) - 06:00 . 2.Fairplay (Trevor Beresford Romeo, Nellee Hooper, Rose Windross) - 05:55 . 3.Holdin' On (Trevor Beresford Romeo, Simon Law) - 04:13 . 4.Feeling Free (Trevor Beresford Romeo) - 04:13 . 5.African Dance (Trevor Beresford Romeo,…

Elis Regina & Antonio Carlos Jobim start the recording of ‘Elis & Tom’ (1974)

'Elis & Tom' by Elis Regina and Antonio Carlos Jobim is a bossa nova album recorded from February 22 till March 9, 1974 in Los Angeles and released the same year by Philips.Track Listing : 1.Águas De Março (Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 03:32 . 2.Pois É (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Chico Buarque) - 01:43 . 3.Só Tinha De Ser Com Você (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Aloysio De Oliveira) - 03:48 . 4.Modinha…

50 Cent releases his debut album ‘Get Rich or Die Tryin” featuring ‘In da Club,’ ‘P.I.M.P.’ and ’21 Questions’ (2003)

50 Cent's 'Get Rich or Die Tryin'' is his debut studio album produced by Dr. Dre and Eminem and released on February 6, 2003 by Aftermath Entertainment.Track Listing : 1.Intro - 0:06 . 2.What Up Gangsta (Curtis Jackson, Rob Tewlow) - 02:59 . 3.Patiently Waiting (Curtis Jackson, Marshall Mathers, Luis Resto, Mike Elizondo) - 04:48 . . 4.Many Men (Wish Death) (Curtis Jackson, Darrell Branch, Luis…

Ornette Coleman begins the recording of ‘Tomorrow Is the Question!’ with Don Cherry, Percy Heath, Shelly Manne and Red Mitchell (1959)

Ornette Coleman's 'Tomorrow Is the Question!' is his second album subtitled 'The New Music of Ornette Coleman!', recorded on January 16, February 23 and March 9–10, 1959 with Don Cherry, Percy Heath, Shelly Manne and Red Mitchell and released the same year bBy Contemporary.Track Listing : 1.Tomorrow Is The Question! (Ornette Coleman) - 03:09 . 2.Tears Inside (Ornette Coleman) - 05:00 . 3.Mind And…

Tommy Emmanuel visits Budapest (2019)

November 10, 2019 - Tommy Emmanuel will perform alone except for one song with local electric guitarist Ripoff Raskolnikov at Barba Negra Music Club in Budapest, Hungary

Count Basie records with his orchestra ‘The Atomic Mr. Basie’ for Roulette (1957)

Count Basie's 'The Atomic Mr. Basie' is an album a.k.a. 'E=MC2' and originally called 'Basie' recorded with his orchestra. on October 21 & 22, 1957 and released in 1958 by Roulette.Track Listing : 1.Kid From Red Bank (Count Basie, Neal Hefti) . 2.Duet (Neal Hefti) - 04:10 . 3.After Supper (Neal Hefti) - 03:22 . 4.Flight Of The Foo Birds (Neal Hefti) - 03:21 . 5.Double-O (Neal Hefti) -…

Guitarist Marc Ribot enrols Tom Waits, Meshell Ndegeocello, Steve Earle et al in the resistance. ‘Here comes back the protest song’

Marc Ribot's "Songs of Resistance 1942-2018" is his twenty fourth album recorded with among other guests Tom Waits, Sam Amidon, Steve Earle, Tift Merritt and Meshell Ndegeocello and released on September 14, 2018 by Anti.(Source Marc Ribot - Songs of Resistance 1942-2018 | Official Site)<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Marc-Ribot-Songs-of-Resistance-RVM-SMALL.jpg'…

The Gun Club release their debut album : ‘Fire Of Love’ (1981)

The Gun Club's 'Fire of Love' is their debut album produced by Chris D. & Tito Larriva and released on August 31, 1981 by Ruby RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Sex Beat (Jeffrey Lee Pierce) - 02:45 . 2.Preaching The Blues (Robert Johnson, Jeffrey Lee Pierce) - 03:58 . 3.Promise Me (Jeffrey Lee Pierce) - 02:35 . 4.She'S Like Heroin To Me (Jeffrey Lee Pierce) - 02:33 . 5.For The Love Of Ivy (Jeffrey Lee…

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.Track Listing : 1.Tom Traubert'S Blues (Tom Waits) - 06:39 . 2.Step Right Up (Tom Waits) - 05:43 . 3.Jitterbug Boy (Tom Waits) - 03:44 . 4.I Wish I Was In New Orleans (In The Ninth Ward) (Tom Waits) - 04:53 . 5.The Piano Has Been Drinking (Not Me) (Tom Waits) - 03:40 .…

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.

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 25/52

Cyndi Lauper, Prefab Sprout, Pretenders, Depeche Mode, Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Fleetwood Mac, Elton John, Lionel Richie, Robert Palmer, Bobby Brown, Tom Tom Club

Last week In Visual Artists 11

James Rizzi, Anthony Mandler, Ellen von Unwerth, Jay Blakesberg, Michael Spencer Jones, Rene Francois Magritte, Kwaku Alston, Steven Gomillion, Terence Donovan, Todd Gray, Pete Turner, Young & Sick. They are the 12 Visual Artists selected among the 220 Posts we published last week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . James Rizzi - My New York City (by…

Talking Heads release ‘Little Creatures,’ their sixth album featuring ‘Road to Nowhere’ (1985)

Talking Heads' 'Little Creatures' is their sixth (and biggest-selling) studio album released on June 10, 1985 by Warner Bros./Sire.1 . Stay Up Late 2 . Road To Nowhere (w/ David Byrne) 3 . Road to Nowhere (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.And She Was (David Byrne) - 03:36 . 2.Give Me Back My Name (David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth) – 3:20 . 3.Creatures Of Love (David…

Warner Bros. publish Sheila E.’s debut album : ‘The Glamorous Life’ co-produced and co-written with Prince (1984)

Sheila E.'s 'The Glamorous Life' is her first album co-produced and co-written with Prince and released on June 5, 1984 by Warner Bros.1 . The Belle Of St Mark (North Sea Jazz Rotterdam, Netherlands, 11 July 2014) 2 . Noon Rendezvous (Live 1984) 3 . Oliver's House (Festival de Viña 1986) 4 . Erotic City (Live @ New Morning, Paris, 2013-11-08) 5 . Oliver's House (3-26-2011 San Francisco) 6 . The…

Sire release Talking Heads’s fifth album ‘Speaking in Tongues’ featuring ‘Burning Down the House’ (1983)

Talking Heads's 'Speaking in Tongues' feat. 'Burning Down the House' is their fifth studio album released on May 31, 1983 by Sire.1 . Burning Down the House (Official Video) 2 . Making Flippy Floppy (Stop Making Sense) 3 . Swamp 4 . Burning Down the House (Letterman '83) 5 . Burning Down the House (2002 Inductions) Track Listing : 1.Burning Down The House (David Byrne, Talking Heads) - 04:01 .…

Happy Birthday David Byrne. ‘Headmaster’

This day (May 14, 1952), in Dumbarton, Scotland, is born David Byrne, American singer-songwriter and guitanist, frontman of Talking HeadsDigest Tracklist : I Feel It In My Heart (w/ Talking Heads, The Kitchen ’76) . Psycho Killer (w/ Talking Heads, CBGB, 1975) . Don’t Worry About The Government (w/ Talking Heads) . With Dick Clark (w/ Talking Heads) . Warning Sign (w/ Talking Heads, Capitol…

Mariah Carey releases ‘Daydream,’ her fifth album featuring ‘Fantasy,’ ‘One Sweet Day’ and ‘Always Be My Baby’ (1995)

Mariah Carey's 'Daydream' is her fifth studio album co-written and co-produced by Walter Afanasieff, released on October 3, 1995, by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.Fantasy (Mariah Carey, Chris Frantz, Tina Weymouth, Adrian Belew, Steven Stanley, Dave Hall) - 04:04 . . 2.Underneath The Stars (Mariah Carey, Walter Afanasieff) - 03:33 . 3.One Sweet Day (Mariah Carey, Michael Mccary, Nathan…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°209 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Tom Tom Club, Men At Work, The Vapors, Paul McCartney, Chas and Dave, Big Audio Dynamite, Suzanne Vega, Giorgio Moroder . Philip Oakey, Adam Ant, Captain Sensible, 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Kate BushThey are the performers of twelve vintage amusing, puzzling and sometimes shocking videos of songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (30/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 28/52

Ultravox, Grateful Dead, George Michael . Elton John, Led Zeppelin, Bruce Springsteen, Michael Jackson, Talking Heads, The Allman Brothers Band, Dire Straits, Queen, Jethro Tull, Stevie Ray VaughanThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 411 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Ultravox . Vienna Lifted from : Chrysalis…

This week In New Music Videos N°253

Imagine Dragons, The Suffers, Two Door Cinema Club, Pale Waves, God Is An Astronaut, Diddy, Lost Frequencies & James Arthur, Ingratax & Banda MS, Nessa Barrett, Heilung, Netsky & Rita Ora, Elizabeth King

Verve publish The Mothers of Invention’s debut album : ‘Freak Out!’ (1966)

The Mothers of Invention's 'Freak Out!' is their debut album (one of the first concept rock albums) released on June 27, 1966 by Verve.1 . Who are the brain police Track Listing : 1.Hungry Freaks, Daddy (Frank Zappa) - 03:32 . 2.I Ain'T Got No Heart (Frank Zappa) - 02:34 . 3.Who Are The Brain Police? (Frank Zappa) - 03:25 . 4.Go Cry On Somebody Else'S Shoulder (Frank Zappa, Ray Collins) - 03:43 .…

Beyoncé releases ‘4,’ her fourth album featuring ‘Run the World (Girls)’ (2011)

Beyoncé's '4' feat. "Run the World (Girls)" is her fourth studio album released on June 24, 2011 by Parkwood Columbia. 1 . 1+1 2 . I Care (Roseland) 3 . Best Thing I Never Had 4 . Best Thing I Never Had (Macy's 4th Of July Fireworks Spectacular, 011) 5 . Party (w/ J. Cole) 6 . Party (Atlantic City) 7 . Love On Top (Official Video) 8 . Countdown (Official Video) 9 . End Of Time (Roseland) 10 . End…

Motown release ‘Diana Ross,’ her self-titled debut solo album featuring ‘Ain’t No Mountain High Enough’ (1970)

Diana Ross' feat. 'Ain't No Mountain High Enough' is her eponymous debut solo album released on June 19, 1970 by Motown.1 . Reach Out And Touch 2 . Ain't No Mountain High Enough 3 . Ain't No Mountain High Enough (Dick Clark Live Wednesday, 1978) 4 . Reach Out And Touch (Somebody's Hand) (1979) Track Listing : 1.Reach Out And Touch (Somebody'S Hand) (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) - 03:02 .…