Adrian Belew, Tony Levin et al revisit King Crimson (2014)

March 8, 2014 - The Crimson ProjeKCt - that is Adrian Belew (g), Tony Levin (b, stick), Pat Mastelotto (d), Markus Reuter (stick), Julie Slick (b) and Tobias Ralph (d) - will play some King Crimson songs at Amager Bio in Copenhagen, Denmark

Sony publish Tony Bennett’s ‘Playin’ with My Friends: Bennett Sings the Blues’ (2001)

Tony Bennett's 'Playin' with My Friends: Bennett Sings the Blues' is an album recorded with famous other vocalists.and released on November 6, 2001 by Sony Records.1 . Good Morning Heartache (w/ & Sheryl Crow, Live, 2001) 2 . New York State Of Mind (w/ Billy Joel, Shea Stadium) Track Listing : 1.Alright, Okay, You Win (Mayme Watts, Sidney Wyche) - 03:31 . 2.Everyday (I Have The Blues)…

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.1 . Solitude 2 . All Of Me ("Later With Jools Holland," 1997) 3 . All Of Me 4 . Good Morning Heartache (w/ Sheryl Crow, Live, 2001) Track Listing : 1.(In My) Solitude (Eddie Delange, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) - 02:57 . 2.All Of Me (Gerald Marks, Seymour Simons) -…

John Lennon releases his seventh and final album : ‘Double Fantasy’ recorded with Yoko Ono (1980)

John Lennon's 'Double Fantasy' is the seventh and final studio album recorded with Yoko Ono, co-produced with Jack Douglas and released on November 17, 1980 by Geffen.1 . Just Like Starting Over (Official Video) 2 . Watching The Wheels (Official Video) Track Listing : 1. Starting Over (John Lennon) - 03:56 . 2.Kiss Kiss Kiss (Yoko Ono) - 02:41 . 3.Cleanup Time (John Lennon) - 02:58 . 4.Give Me…

Geffen publish Robbie Robertson’s eponymous solo debut album (1987)

'Robbie Robertson' is his eponymous solo debut album co-produced with Daniel Lanois and released on October 27, 1987 by Geffen.1 . Fallen Angel 2 . Showdown At Big Sky 3 . American Roulette (on "Letterman") 4 . Somewhere Down The Crazy River (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.Fallen Angel (Robbie Robertson, Martin Page) - 05:52 . 2.Showdown At Big Sky (Robbie Robertson) - 04:43 . 3.Broken…

Paul Simon releases his fourth album : ‘Still Crazy After All These Years’ featuring ’50 Ways to Leave Your Lover’ (1975)

Paul Simon's 'Still Crazy After All These Years' is hise fourth studio album co-produced with, Phil Ramone and released on October 6, 1975 by Columbia.1 . Still Crazy After All These Years 2 . Still Crazy After All These Years 3 . Do It For Your Love (BBC TV ) 4 . Do It For Your Love ("The Paul Simon Special," 1977 ) 5 . 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover Track Listing : 1.Still Crazy After All…

Island Records publish Tom Waits’ ninth album : ‘Rain Dogs’ (1985)

Tom Waits' 'Rain Dogs' is his ninth album released in September 1985 by Island Records.1 . Clap Hands 2 . Cemetery Polka (Live, 1985) 3 . Rain Dogs 4 . 9Th & Hennepin 5 . Gun Street Girl 6 . Walking Spanish (Live, 1987) Track Listing : 1.Singapore (Tom Waits) - 02:46 . 2.Clap Hands (Tom Waits) - 03:47 . 3.Cemetery Polka (Tom Waits) - 01:51 . 4.Jockey Full Of Bourbon (Tom Waits) - 02:45 .…

King Crimson rule in Munich (1982)

September 29, 1982 - British band King Crimson - that is Robert Fripp (g), Adrian Belew (g, voc), Tony Levin (b, voc) and Bill Bruford (d, perc) - will be at the Alabama-Halle in Munich, Germany

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 39/52

David Gilmour, Joe Bonamassa, Jimmie Vaughan, Gary Moore, Joe Walsh, David Lindley, Eric Clapton, Buckethead, Paul Gilbert, Adrian Belew, Marc Ribot, Steve Hackett

King Crimson release their eighth album : ‘Discipline,’ their first after seven years (1981)

King Crimson's 'Discipline' is their eighth (the first after seven years)studio album co-produced with Rhett Davies and released on September 22, 1981 by E.G. Records / Warner Bros. Records1 . Frame By Frame 2 . Frame By Frame (Bearsville Theater) 3 . Matte Kudasai (Japan, 1984) 4 . Matte Kudasai 5 . Indiscipline (Mexico City) 6 . Sheltering Sky (Frejus, 1982) 7 . The Sheltering Sky (Detroit,…

EMI publish Pink Floyd’s thirteenth album : ‘A Momentary Lapse of Reason’ (1987)

Pink Floyd's 'A Momentary Lapse of Reason' is their thirteenth studio album (the first without Roger Waters) co-produced by Bob Ezrin & David Gilmour and released on September 7, 1987 by EMI / Columbia.1 . Learning To Fly (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.Signs Of Life (David Gilmour, Bob Ezrin) - 04:24 . 2.Learning To Fly (David Gilmour, Anthony Moore, Ezrin, Jon Carin) - 04:53 . 3.The Dogs…

Charisma publish ‘Peter Gabriel’ his fourth and eponymous album featuring ‘Shock the Monkey’ (1982)

'Peter Gabriel' is his fourth eponymous album featuring 'Shock the Monkey,' co-produced with David Lord and released on September 6, 1982 by Charisma 1 . San Jacinto (Secret World Live) 2 . San Jacinto (Athens, 1987) 3 . I Have the Touch (1981 / 82) 4 . The Family And the Fishing Net ("Back To Front Tour", London) 5 . Shock the Monkey 6 . Lay Your Hands On Me (Live, 1987) 7 . Lay Your Hands On Me…

Paul Simon releases ‘One-Trick Pony,’ his fifth solo album, produced with Phil Ramone (1980)

Paul Simon's 'One-Trick Pony' is his fifth solo studio album col-produced with Phil Ramone and released on August 12 1980 by Warner Bros. Records1 . Late In The Evening (Official Video) 2 . One-Trick Pony (Live) 3 . Ace In The Hole (Live) 4 . Long, Long Day (Live) 5 . Late In The Evening (Webster Hall) 6 . One-Trick Pony (Live) Track Listing : 1.Late In The Evening (Paul Simon) - 04:02 .…

RCA publish Lou Reed’s third solo album : ‘Berlin’ featuring ‘Caroline Says’ (1973)

Lou Reed's 'Berlin' is his third solo studio album featuring 'Caroline Says,' produced by Bob Ezrin and released in July 1973 by RCA1 . Lady Day (Paris, 1974) 2 . Men Of Good Fortune (2006) 3 . Men Of Good Fortune (Live, 2006) 4 . Caroline Says I / Caroline Says II 5 . Caroline Says (on "Letterman") 6 . How Do You Think It Feels 7 . The Kids (April 19 1980) 8 . SAD SONG (Live) Track Listing :…

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,…

Bryan Ferry releases ‘Boys and Girls,’ his sixth solo album featuring ‘Slave To Love’ (1985)

Bryan Ferry's 'Boys and Girls' feat. 'Slave To Love' is his sixth (and most successful) solo album released on June 3, 1985 by Eg Records.1 . Slave To Love 2 . Slave To Love (Gorbachev 80's Birthday Royal Albert Hall London) 3 . Don't Stop the Dance (2007-02-10, London) 4 . Windswept 5 . Boys And Girls Track Listing : 1.Sensation (Bryan Ferry) - 05:07 . 2.Slave To Love (Bryan Ferry) - 04:26 .…

Three Concerts with Eric Gale

Legendary Jazz and R&B guitarist, Eric Gale, who died today twenty-eight years ago has been from the sixties on, a "top session musician"....

Charisma Records publish ‘Peter Gabriel’ (3) his third eponymous solo album featuring ‘Games Without Frontiers’ and ‘Biko’ (1980)

'Peter Gabriel' (3) is his third eponymous solo album featuring 'Games Without Frontiers' and 'Biko,' produced by Steve Lillywhite and released on May 23, 1980 by Charisma Records. Track Listing : 1.Intruder (Peter Gabriel) - 04:54 . 2.No Self Control (Peter Gabriel) - 03:55 . 3.Start (Peter Gabriel) - 01:21 . 4.I Don'T Remember (Peter Gabriel) - 04:42 . 5.Family Snapshot (Peter Gabriel) - 04:28…

Charisma publish Peter Gabriel’ s fifth album ‘So’ featuring ‘Sledgehammer’ & ‘Don’t Give Up’ (1986)

Peter Gabriel's 'So' is his fifth studio album co-produced with Daniel Lanois, featuring 'Sledgehammer' & 'Don't Give Up' and released on May 19, 1986 by Charisma RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Red Rain (Peter Gabriel) - 05:39 . 2.Sledgehammer (Peter Gabriel) - 05:12 . 3.Don'T Give Up (Peter Gabriel) - 06:33 . 4.That Voice Again (Peter Gabriel, David Rhodes) - 04:53 . 5.In Your Eyes (Peter Gabriel)…

Happy Birthday Robert Fripp. ‘King Robert’

This day (May 16 , 1946), in Wimborne Minster, Dorset, England, is born Robert Fripp an English guitarist.Digest Tracklist : w/ King Crimson – Starless (2021) . King Crimson - Indiscipline (2017) . w/ King Crimson - Heroes (2016) . w/ The Orchestra Of Crafty Guitarists Vi - Chords Circulations (2013) . w/ Theo Travis - When The Rains Fall (from Follow) (2012) . Robert Fripp String Quintet - Kan…

Dire Straits release their fifth album : ‘Brothers in Arms’ including ‘Money for Nothing’ (1985)

Dire Straits' 'Brothers in Arms' feat. 'Money for Nothing' is their fifth studio album released on May 13, 1985 by Vertigo Records.Track Listing : 1.So Far Away (Mark Knopfler) - 05:12 . 2.Money For Nothing(Mark Knopfler, Sting) - 08:26 . 3.Walk Of Life (Mark Knopfler) - 04:12 . 4.Your Latest Trick (Mark Knopfler) - 06:33 . 5.Why Worry (Mark Knopfler) - 08:31 . 6.Ride Across The River (Mark…

Stevie Nicks releases ‘The Other Side Of The Mirror,’ her fourth album produced by Rupert Hine (1989)

Stevie Nicks' 'The Other Side Of The Mirror' is her fourth studio album produced by Rupert Hine and released on May 11, 1989 by Modern.Track Listing : 1.Rooms On Fire (Stevie Nicks, Rick Nowels) - 04:30 . 2.Long Way To Go (Stevie Nicks, Rick Nowels), Charles Judge) - 04:06 . 3.Two Kinds Of Love (Stevie Nicks, Rupert Hine, Rick Nowels)) - 04:46 . 4.Ooh My Love (Stevie Nicks, Rick Nowels)) - 05:02…

Happy Birthday Steve Gadd. ‘He Is So Gadd’

This day (April 9, 1945), in Irondequoit, New York, is born Steve Gadd, an American session and studio drummer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Hermine Deurloo (2020) . w/ Blicher & Hemmer - Up Close (2019) . Can't turn you loose (2018) . w/ Chick Corea (Blue note NYC 2016) . Way Back Home (2015) . w/ Buddy Rich Big Band - Unknown . w/ James Taylor - Your Smiling Face (2012) . w/ Friends - Caravan…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 10/52

Zakk Wylde, Gary Clark Jr, Alvin Lee, John Frusciante, Robin Trower, Adrian Belew, Buckethead, Eric Johnson, Chuck Loeb, Bill Frisell, Jorma Kaukonen, Ali Farka TouréThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 286 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Zakk Wylde . Purple Haze Lifted from : Buddy Guy et al pay tribute to Jimi…

David Bowie releases his twenty-fourth album ‘The Next Day’ (2013)

David Bowie's 'The Next Day' is his twenty-fourth studio album co-produced with Tony Visconti and released on March 8, 2013 by ISO / Columbia.Track Listing : 1.The Next Day (David Bowie) - 03:27 . 2.Dirty Boys (David Bowie) - 02:58 . 3.The Stars (David Bowie) - 03:56 . 4.Love Is Lost (David Bowie) - 03:57 . 5.Where Are We Now? (David Bowie) - 04:08 . 6.Valentine'S Day (David Bowie) - 03:01 . 7.If…

Concord publish Kurt Elling’s album ‘The Gate’ produced by Don Was (2011)

Kurt Elling's 'The Gate' is a studio album produced by Don Was and released on February 7, 2011 by Concord.Track Listing : 1.Matte Kudasai (Adrian Belew, Bill Bruford, Robert Fripp, Tony Levin) - 04:19 . 2.Steppin' Out (Joe Jackson) - 04:48 . 3.Come Running To Me (Herbie Hancock, Allee Willis) - 06:06 . 4.Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) (Lennon And Mccartney) - 05:39 . 5.Blue In Green (Miles…

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 : 1 . R.E.M. – 1982 – Wolves, Lower 2 . R.E.M. – Radio Free Europe 3 . Pale Blue Eyes from Just Like a Movie © Laura Levine 1984 4 . R.E.M. – Sitting Still 5 . Arena Brains 6 . R.E.M. (featuring Buren Fowler on guitar) – It’s…

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…

Jamie Cullum releases his third album : ‘Twentysomething’ (2003)

Jamie Cullum's 'Twentysomething' is his third album released on October 20, 2003 by UCJ, Candid Records, & Verve.1 . What A Difference A Day Made 2 . These Are The Days 3 . The Singin' Umbrella Mashup (Music Matters, 2009) 4 . Twentysomething (V Festival, 2004) 5 . But for Now 6 . I Could Have Danced All Nigh (Live) 7 . BBC Prom, 2010 8 . Lover You Should Have Come Over 9 . Next Year Baby…

Elektra publish Simply Red’s debut album : ‘Picture Book’ featuring ‘Money’s Too Tight (To Mention)’ (1985)

Simply Red's 'Picture Book' feat. 'Money's Too Tight (To Mention)' is their debut album on October 1st, 1985 by Elektra.1 . Come To My Aid 2 . Come To My Aid /I Won´t Feel Bad 3 . Sad Old Red (Cuba, 2005) 4 . Sad Old Red 5 . Look At You Now (Montreux, 2016) 6 . Heaven 7 . Jericho (Official Video) 8 . Money's Too Tight To Mention 9 . Money's Too Tight To Mention (Budapest, June 27th,…

Stan Getz records for Verve, ‘Big Band Bossa Nova’ with the Gary McFarland Orchestra (1962)

Stan Getz' 'Big Band Bossa Nova' is an album recorded on August 27 and 28, 1962 with the Gary McFarland Orchestra and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Manha De Carnival (Morning Of The Carnival) (Luiz Bonfá) - 05:48 . 2.Balanço No Samba (Street Dance) (Gary Mcfarland) - 02:59 . 3.Melancólico (Melancholy) (Gary Mcfarland) - 04:42 . 4.Entre Amigos (Sympathy Between Friends) (Gary…

J Records publish Alicia Keys’ debut album : ‘Songs in A Minor’ featuring ‘Fallin” (2001)

Alicia Keys' 'Songs in A Minor' is her debut studio album (featuring only one song 'Jane Doe' in the key of A minor) released on June 5, 2001 by J Records .1 . Girlfriend (2002 NBA All Star Weekend) 2 . How Come You Don't Call Me (Later With Jools Holland) 3 . How Come You Don't Call Me (Official HD Video) 4 . Fallin' (Official HD Video) 5 . Fallin (Manchester Cathedral) 6 . Troubles (Live) 7 .…

Simply Red with Mick Hucknall release ‘A New Flame’ featuring ‘If You Don’t Know Me By Now’ (1989)

Simply Red's 'A New Flame' feat. 'If You Don’t Know Me By Now' is their third album produced by Stewart Levine and released on March 8, 1989 by WEA, Elektra.Track Listing : 1.It’S Only Love (Jimmy Cameron, Vella Cameron) - 04:58 . 2.A New Flame (Mick Hucknall) - 03:57 . 3.You’Ve Got It (Mick Hucknall, Lamont Dozier) - 03:55 . 4.To Be With You (Mick Hucknall) - 03:22 . 5.More (Mick Hucknall) -…

Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea record ‘An Evening With Herbie Hancock & Chick Corea: In Concert,’ a live album for Columbia (1978)

'An Evening With Herbie Hancock & Chick Corea: In Concert' is a double live album recorded in February, 1978 over the course of several performances and released in November 1978 by Columbia.1 . 1978 2 . (Frankfurt, Germany, 1978/02/18) An Evening with Chick Corea & Herbie Hancock Track Listing : 1.Homecoming (Chick Corea) - 19:11 . 2.Ostinato (Béla Bartók) - 03:01 . 3.The Hook…