Five Concerts with Vinnie Colaiuta

Vinnie Colaiuta, drummer extraordinaire who turns 65 today - Happy Birthday BTW - has played on numerous albums (you want to verify ? click on //go.rvm.pm/vinniecolaiuta) by artists as different as Zappa and Bublé.The 'Five Concerts with Vinnie Colaiuta' are with Jeff Beck, Herbie Hancock, Sting, John Patitucci and Chick Corea New Akoustic trio (this one has a second version with a drumcam only)…

Mike Stern releases ‘These Times,’ an album recorded with Richard Bona, Vinnie Colaiuta and Kenny Garrett (2004)

Mike Stern's 'These Times' is an album recorded with Richard Bona, Vinnie Colaiuta and Kenny Garrett and released on January 13, 2004 by ESC Records.Track Listing : 1.Chatter (Mike Stern) - 06:11 . 2.Silver Lining (Mike Stern) - 06:37 . 3.I Know You (Mike Stern) - 05:07 . 4.Mirage (Mike Stern) - 06:47 . 5.If Only (Richard Bona, Mike Stern) - 05:31 . 6.Street Rhyme (Mike Stern) - 06:39 . 7.Avenue…

Columbia publish Leonard Cohen’s ninth album : ‘The Future’ (1992)

Leonard Cohen's 'The Future' is his ninth studio album released on November 24, 1992 by Columbia. 1 . The Future (London) 2 . Closing Time 3 . Closing Time Track Listing : 1.The Future (Leonard Cohen) - 06:41 . 2.Waiting For The Miracle (Leonard Cohen, Sharon Robinson) - 07:42 . 3.Be For Real (Frederick Knight) - 04:32 . 4.Closing Time (Leonard Cohen) - 06:00 . 5.Anthem (Leonard Cohen) - 06:09 .…

Enrique Iglesias releases his fourth album : ‘Enrique’ featuring ‘Bailamos,’ ‘Rhythm Divine’ and ‘Be with You’ (1999)

Enrique Iglesias's 'Enrique' feat. 'Bailamos' is his fourth studio album (his first in English) released on November 23, 1999 by Interscope. 1 . Rhythm Divine 2 . I Have Always Loved You (Live) 3 . I'm Your Man (Poland, 2000) 4 . Oyeme (Poland, 2000) 5 . Could I Have This Kiss Forever (w/ Whitney Houston, Official Video) 6 . U Are My Number One 7 . Bailamos (Remix) 8 . Bailamos (Hamburg,…

Concord publish ‘Givin’ It Up’ by Al Jarreau and George Benson (2006)

'Givin' It Up' by Al Jarreau & George Benson is their first collaboration album, released on October 24, 2006 by Concord.1 . Givin' It Up (EPK) 2 . Summer Breeze (Live) Track Listing : 1.Breezin' (Bobby Womack, Al Jarreau) - 05:40 . 2.Mornin' (Al Jarreau, David Foster, Jay Graydon) - 05:02 . 3.'Long Come Tutu (Marcus Miller, Al Jarreau) - 06:37 . 4.God Bless The Child (Billie Holiday,…

Six drummers celebrate Buddy Rich (1989)

October 14, 1989 - Six top drummers Gregg Bissonette, Vinnie Colaiuta, Dennis Chambers, Louie Bellson, Dave Weckl, Steve Gadd play with a reunited 15-piece Buddy Rich Band at the Wiltern Theatre, Los Angeles CA

Joe Cocker releases his nineteenth album : ‘Heart & Soul’ (2004)

Joe Cocker's 'Heart & Soul' is his nineteenth studio album featuring only cover songs and released on October 12, 2004.1 . What's Going On (San Sebastian) 2 . Chain Of Fools ( w/ Beverley Knight) 3 . Chain Of Fools 4 . One (w/ Allstars, Live) 5 . One ("Jay Leno") 6 . I Keep Forgetting (San Sebastian) 7 . I Put A Spell On You (San Sebastian) 8 . Every Kind Of People (w/ Allstars, Live)…

Michael Bublé releases his sixth album : ‘Crazy Love’ (2009)

Michael Bublé's 'Crazy Love' is his sixth studio album released on October 9, 2009 by 143 Records..1 . Cry Me A River (X-Factor) 2 . All Of Me (Baden-Baden, Germany) 3 . All Of Me (2009-10-13) 4 . Georgia On My Mind (Live) 5 . Georgia (Live) 6 . Crazy Love (Official Video) 7 . Crazy Love (Baden-Baden, Germany) 8 . Haven't Met You Yet (Official Video) 9 . All I Do Is Dream Of You…

Columbia publish Barbra Streisand’s twenty-third album : ‘Emotion’ (1984)

Barbra Streisand's 'Emotion' is her twenty-third studio album released on October 9, 1984 by Columbia.1 . Left In The Dark Track Listing : 1.Emotion (Peter Bliss) - 04:58 . 2.Make No Mistake, He'S Mine (Kim Carnes ) - 04:10 . 3.Time Machine (Maurice White, Martin George Page, Brian Fairweather) - 04:56 . 4.Best I Could (Bobby Whiteside, Richard Parker) - 04:21 . 5.Left In The Dark (Jim Steinman)…

Geffen Records publish Joni Mitchell’s eleventh album : ‘Wild Things Run Fast’ (1982)

Joni Mitchell's 'Wild Things Run Fast' is her eleventh studio album released in October 1982 by Geffen Records.1 . Unchained Melody (Chinese Cafe) 2 . Moon At The Window (1998) Track Listing : 1.Chinese Café/Unchained Melody (Joni Mitchell, Alex North, Hy Zaret) - 05:17 . 2.Wild Things Run Fast (Joni Mitchell) - 02:12 . 3.Ladies' Man (Joni Mitchell) - 02:37 . 4.Moon At The Window (Joni…

Bruce, Gaga, Herbie et al come for Sting’s 60th BDay (2011)

October 1, 2011 - for his 60th birthday, Sting has invited Bruce Springsteen, Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder, Mary J. Blige, Herbie Hancock, Robert Downey Jr., Vince Gill, Will.i.am, Rufus Wainwright, Branford Marsalis, Billy Joel and Chris Botti to perform with him and his band featuring Dominic Miller, Christian McBride, David Sancious and Vinnie Colaiuta at Beacon Theatre in New-York City

Sting celebrates his own 40th Anniversary (1991)

October 1, 1991 - Sting celebrates his 40th birthday with David Sancious (kb), Vinnie Colaiuta (d), Dominic Miller (g) and possibly ex The Police colleague Andy Summers at The Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, CA

Sting releases his seventh solo album : ‘Sacred Love’ featuring Mary J. Blige and Anoushka Shankar among other guests (2003)

Sting's 'Sacred Love' is his seventh studio album released September 29, 2003 and featuring Mary J. Blige and Anoushka Shankar by A&M.1 . Inside 2 . Send Your Love (Official Video) 3 . Send Your Love 4 . Whenever I Say Your Name (w/ Mary J. Blige, Official Video) ) 5 . Dead Man's Rope 6 . Never Coming Home 7 . Never Coming Home 8 . Stolen Car (Take Me Dancing) 9 . Stolen Car 10 . Forget About…

Sting releases ‘Brand New Day,’ his sixth solo album featuring ‘Desert Rose’ with Cheb Mami (1999)

Sting's 'Brand New Day' is his sixth solo studio album featuring 'Desert Rose' with Cheb Mami and released on September 24, 1999 by A&M Records.1 . A Thousand Years 2 . Desert Rose 3 . Desert Rose 4 . After The Rain Has Fallen 5 . Perfect Love Gone Wrong 6 . Perfect Love Gone Wrong (Live) 7 . Tomorrow We'll See 8 . Fill Her Up (Live) 9 . Fill Her Up 10 . Ghost Story ("A Winter's Night- From…

Frank Zappa releases ‘You Are What You Is,’ a double album (1981)

Frank Zappa's 'You Are What You Is' is a double album released on September 23, 1981 by Barking Pumpkin.1 . Teenage Wind 2 . (Two Songs) Albuquerque (October 12, 1980 ) 3 . Charlie's Enormous Mouth 4 . You Are What You Is Track Listing : 1.Teen-Age Wind (Frank Zappa) - 03:02 . 2.Harder Than Your Husband (Frank Zappa) - 02:28 . 3.Doreen (Frank Zappa) - 04:44 . 4.Goblin Girl (Frank Zappa) - 04:07…

Frank Zappa releases ‘Joe’s Garage,’ a rock opera in two albums (1979)

Frank Zappa's 'Joe's Garage' is a rock opera, originally released on September 17 and November 19, 1979 as two separate studio albums by Zappa Records.1 . Why Does It Hurt When I Pee (1978) 2 . Zappa In Paris, 1980 3 . Outside Now (Paris, 1980) 4 . Packard Goose Track listing : 1.The Central Scrutinizer (Frank Zappa) - 03:28 . 2.Joe's Garage (Frank Zappa) - 06:10 . 3.Catholic Girls (Frank Zappa)…

The Weeknd releases his second album ‘Beauty Behind the Madness’ featuring Ed Sheeran and Lana Del Rey (2015)

The Weeknd's 'Beauty Behind the Madness' is his second studio album featuring Labrinth, Ed Sheeran and Lana Del Rey as guests and released on August 28, 2015 by XO / Republic Records.1 . Tell Your Friends (Official Video) 2 . Losers ("Capital Live Session") 3 . Often (Official Video) 4 . The Hills (Official Video) 5 . Acquainted 6 . Can't Feel My Face (Official Video) 7 . Shameless 8 . Earned It…

We remember George Duke. ‘ReCounted’

This day (August 5, 2013inLos Angeles, California, died George Duke, a multi-faceted American musician,keyboard pioneer, composer, singer and producer .Tracklist : 1 . w/ Jean-Luc Ponty - King Kong (2012) 2 . Leverkusener Jazztage Live (2011) 3 . w/ Lee Ritenour, Marcus Miller & Vinnie Colaiuta - It'S On 4 . w/ Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back To Me 5 . w/ Marcus Miller,…

Herbie Hancock et al perform in Spain (2008)

July 15, 2008 - Herbie Hancock plays with Chris Potter (s), Lionel Loueke (g), Dave Holland (b), Vinnie Colaiuta (d), Sonya Kitchell (voc) and Amy Keys (voc) at "Vitoria-Gasteiz Jazz Festival" in Spain

Concord publish ‘Lee Ritenour’s 6 String Theory’ recorded with John Scofield, Taj Mahal, Pat Martino, Joe Bonamassa, Robert Cray, Slash, George Benson, B.B. King, Steve Lukather,…

'Lee Ritenour's 6 String Theory' is an album recorded for his 50th birthday with John Scofield, Taj Mahal, Pat Martino, Joe Bonamassa, Robert Cray, Slash, George Benson, B.B. King, Steve Lukather, Mike Stern and more and released on June 29, 2010 by Concord.1 . John Scofield & Lee Ritenour 2 . Cause We've Ended as Lovers 3 . Lee Ritenour, Steve Lukather and Andy McKee 4 . Drifting (La…

Jeff Beck attends a Spanish festival (2018)

June 28, 2018 - Jeff Beck with Vinnie Colaiuta on drums and local artist Ruth Lorenzo for a Sly's song cover will take part in the "6è Festival Jardins de Pedralbes" held at Jardins del Palau de Pedralbes in Barcelona, Spain

Jeff Beck comes back to Paris (2018)

June 9, 2018 - Jeff Beck performs with Vinnie Colaiuta (d), Jimmy Hall (voc), Rhonda Smith (b)and Vanessa Freebairn-Smith (cello) at L'Olympia in Paris

Happy Birthday Kenny G. ‘Super G’

This day (June 5, 1956), in Seattle, Washington, is born Kenneth Bruce Gorelick a.k.a Kenny G, an American contemporary and smooth jazz saxophonist.Tracklist : 1 . Midnight Motion (1988) 2 . w/ Stevie Wonder – Besame Mucho (2009) 3 . w/David Foster & Friends - Love Theme From St. Elmo'S Fire (2008) 4 . w/ Yolanda Adams - I Believe I Can Fly (2004) 5 . The Moment 6 . w/ Michael Bolton - How Am…

Melody Gardot releases her fourth album : ‘Currency of Man’ (2015)

Melody Gardot's 'Currency of Man' is her fourth album produced by Larry Klein and released on June 2, 2015 by Decca / Verve.Track Listing : 1.It Gonna Come (Melody Gardot) - 05:26 . 2.Preacherman (Melody Gardot, Chuck Staab) - 04:31 . 3.Morning Sun (Melody Gardot) - 05:06 . 4.Same To You (Melody Gardot) - 04:59 . 5.Don'T Misunderstand (Melody Gardot, Jesse Harris) - 04:15 . 6.Don'T Talk (Melody…

Happy Birthday Christian McBride. ‘The Prince McBride’

This day (May 31, 1972), in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is born Christian McBride, an American jazz bassist.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Patrice Rushen (2019) 2 . w/ New Jawn – John Day (2018) 3 . Disco Soul (2016) 4 . Jazz Series (2015) 5 . w/ Lynn Seaton (2013) 6 . Used ‘Ta Could (2012) 7 . The Shade Of The Cedar Tree (2011) 8 . Chick Corea Freedom Band – Straight No Chaser (2010) 9 . Documentary (2009)…

Abe Laboriel slaps in Hollywood (2010)

May 23, 2010 - Jazz Ministry - that is Abraham Laboriel Sr. (b), Vinnie Colaiuta (d), Greg Mathieson (kb) and Michael Landau (g) - celebrates the 40th anniversary of The Baked Potato club at Anson Ford Ampitheatre, Hollywood, California

Barking Pumpkin publish Frank Zappa’s ‘Tinseltown Rebellion,’ a double live album (1981)

Frank Zappa's 'Tinseltown Rebellion' is a double live album released on May 17, 1981 by Barking Pumpkin.Track Listing : 1.Fine Girl (Frank Zappa) - 03:31 . 2.Easy Meat (Frank Zappa) - 09:19 . 3.For The Young Sophisticate (Frank Zappa) - 02:48 . 4.Love Of My Life (Frank Zappa) - 02:15 . 5.I Ain'T Got No Heart (Frank Zappa) - 01:59 . 6.Panty Rap (Frank Zappa) - 04:35 . 7.Tell Me You Love Me (Frank…

Happy Birthday Stevie Wonder. ‘Wonder Day In Wonderland’

This day (May 13, 1950), in Saginaw, Michigan, is born Stevland Hardaway Morris a.k.a Stevie Wonder, an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.Digest Tracklist : Lean On Me, Love's In Need of Love Today (2020) . Easy like Sunday Morning (Lionel Richie Tribute Kennedy Center Honors, 2019 ) . Isn’t She Lovely ( Global Citizen 2017 New York) . Faith (w/ Ariana Grande, 2016) . w/ Sting…

Frank Zappa releases three albums combined in one : ‘Shut Up ‘n Play Yer Guitar’ (1981)

Frank Zappa's 'Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar' is the combination of three albums - 'Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar', 'Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar Some More' and 'Return of the Son of Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar' - released on May 11, 1981 by Barking Pumpkin.Track Listing : Shut Up 'N Play Yer Guitar . 1.Five-Five-Five (Frank Zappa) - 02:35 . 2.Hog Heaven (Frank Zappa) - 02:46 . 3.Shut Up 'N Play Yer…

Epic publish Joe Satriani’s ‘Unstoppable Momentum,’ his fourteenth album (2013)

Joe Satriani's 'Unstoppable Momentum' is his fourteenth studio album released on May 7, 2013 by Epic.Track Listing : 1.Unstoppable Momentum (Joe Satriani) - 05:14 . 2.Can'T Go Back (Joe Satriani) - 03:58 . 3.Lies And Truths (Joe Satriani) - 04:44 . 4.Three Sheets To The Wind (Joe Satriani) - 03:22 . 5.I'Ll Put A Stone On Your Cairn (Joe Satriani) - 01:42 . 6.A Door Into Summer (Joe Satriani) -…

Michael Bublé releases ‘Call Me Irresponsible,’ his fifth album (2007)

Michael Bublé's 'Call Me Irresponsible' is his fifth studio album released on May 1, 2007 by 143 Records., Track Listing : 1.The Best Is Yet To Come (Cy Coleman, Carolyn Leigh) - 03:05 . 2.It Had Better Be Tonight (Franco Migliacci, Johnny Mercer, Henry Mancini) - 03:06 . 3.Me And Mrs. Jones (Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff, Gary Gilbert) - 04:33 . 4.I'M Your Man (Leonard Cohen) - 04:59 . 5.Comin' Home…

Verve publish Melody Gardot’s second album : ‘My One and Only Thrill’ (2009)

Melody Gardot's 'My One and Only Thrill' is her second studio album produced by Larry Klein and released on April 28, 2009 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Baby I'M A Fool (Melody Gardot) - 03:30 . 2.If The Stars Were Mine (Melody Gardot) - 02:48 . 3.Who Will Comfort Me (Melody Gardot) - 04:56 . 4.Your Heart Is As Black As Night (Melody Gardot) - 02:42 . 5.Lover Undercover (Melody Gardot) - 04:24 .…

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…

We remember Buddy Rich. ‘My Buddy Was Rich’

This day (April 2, 1987), in Los Angeles, California, died Bernard 'Buddy' Rich, an American jazz drummer and bandleader.Digest Tracklist : Just In Time (1987 ) . Channel One Suite (1983) . The Carioca (1982) . Vs Animal - The Muppet Show (1980) . Norwegian Wood (1973) . Basically Blues (1970) . w/ Gene Krupa - Famous Drum Battle (1966) . w/ Jerry Lewis - Drum Solo Battle (1965) . Parkinson Last…

Happy Birthday Miss Gaga

March 28, 19** - Miss Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta better known as Lady Gaga, American singer is @)_!. Happy Birthday, MissLady Gaga 's 'Joanne' is her fifth studio album released on October 21, 2016 by Streamline / Interscope Records. >> Lady Gaga 's 'Born This Way' is her second studio album released on May 23, 2011 by Interscope Records . >> Lady Gaga 's 'The Fame' feat.…

Frank Zappa releases ‘The Man from Utopia’ recorded with guitarist Steve Vai (1983)

Frank Zappa's 'The Man from Utopia' is an album featuring Steve Vai on guitar and released on March 28, 1983 by Barking Pumpkin.Track Listing : 1.Cocaine Decisions (Frank Zappa) - 02:56 . 2.The Dangerous Kitchen (Frank Zappa) - 02:51 . 3.Tink Walks Amok (Frank Zappa) - 03:40 . 4.The Radio Is Broken (Frank Zappa) - 05:52 . 5.Moggio (Frank Zappa) - 03:05 . 6.The Man From Utopia Meets Mary Lou…

Happy Birthday Bobby McFerrin. ‘Bobby Sings One More Note’

This day (March 11, 1950), in Manhattan, New York, is born Robert 'Bobby' McFerrin, a virtuoso American vocalist.Tracklist : w/ Ranky Tanky - All For You (2019) . @Salle Pleyel Paris (2018) . w/ MozART Group (2017) . @ Gstaad Menuhin Festival (2014) . 25:15 (2013) . w/ Boy Singing - Route 66 (Live In Kaunas) . Concert À Cappella . w/ Chick Corea - Duet Live (2012) . The Power Of The…