We remember Luther Allison. ‘The Blues is On’

This day ( August 12, 1997), in Madison, Wisconsin, died Luther Allison, an American blues guitarist who played with Howlin' Wolf's band and backed James Cotton.Tracklist : 1 . Watching You 2 . Soul Fixin' Man (1994) 3 . w/ Johnny Hallyday - La Guitare fait mal (1992) 4 . Bad News is Coming 5 . Otis Rush & Luther Allison & Eric Clapton – Every Day I Have The Blues 6 . Serious (1985) 7 .…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Live at Mister Kelly’s’ in Chicago with the Lou Levy Trio (1958)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Live at Mister Kelly's' is an album recorded on August 10, 1958 in Chicago and released in 2007 by Verve.1 . Cameo In "St. Louis Blues" (1958) 2 . I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues (1958) 3 . Bewitched , Bothered & Bewildered (Nat King Cole Show1) Track listing : 1.Your Red Wagon (Gene de Paul, Richard M. Jones, Don Raye) - 02:59 . 2.Nice Work If You Can Get It (George…

Happy birthday Buddy Guy. ‘Best Guy’

This day (July 30, 1936), in Lettsworth, Louisiana, is born Buddy Guy, an American blues guitarist and singer.Tracklist : 1 . Kingfish (2020) 2 . Cognac (2019) 3 . w/ Jimmy Vaughan/Q. Sullivan - I Just Want to Make Love to You 4 . w/ Keb' Mo' - Born To Play Guitar (2016) 5 . Skin Deep & Blues (2014) 6 . Damn Right I've Got The Blues (2013) 7 . Hoochie Coochie Man (2010) 8 . w/ Eric Clapton…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘A Perfect Match’ with the Count Basie Orchestra at the Montreux Jazz Festival (1979)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'A Perfect Match' is a live album recorded on July 12, 1979 at the Montreux Jazz Festival, with the Count Basie Orchestra and released the same year by PabloTrack Listing : 1.Please Don'T Talk About Me When I'M Gone (Sidney Clare, Sam H. Stept) - 02:02 . 2.Sweet Georgia Brown (Ben Bernie, Kenneth Casey, Maceo Pinkard) - 03:07 . 3.Some Other Spring (Arthur Herzog Jr., Irene…

Ella Fitzgerald ends the recording of ‘Get Happy!’ with various studio orchestras (1959)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Get Happy!' is an album recorded from July 24, 1957 till July 11, 1959 with various studio Orchestras and released in 1959 By Verve.1 . Like Young (1959) 2 . Cool Breeze (1983) 3 . Goodie Goodie 4 . You Turned The Tables On Me (w/ Joe Pass, Hannover, 1975) Track Listing : 1.Somebody Loves Me (Buddy Desylva, George Gershwin, Ballard Macdonald) - 02:36 . 2.Cheerful Little Earful…

We remember Billy Preston. ‘Billy the Fith’

This day (June 6, 2006), in Scottsdale, Arizona, died William Everett Billy Preston a.k.a Billy Preston, a musician whose work often nicknamed The Fifth BeatleTracklist : 1 . w/ Michael McDonald - I Was Made to Love Her (2005) 2 . w/ Eric Clapton, Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney, Tom Petty - My sweet lord (2002) 3 . Nothing From Nothing (1987) 4 . w/ Patti LaBelle, Joe Cocker - You Are So Beautiful…

We remember Koko Taylor. ‘Koko Queen Of Blues’

This day (June 3, 2009), in Chicago, Illinois, died Koko Taylor, an American Chicago blues musician, known as the Queen of the Blues.Tracklist : 1 . Mother Nature (2008) 2 . I’M A Woman (2007) 3 . Can’T Let Go (1993) 4 . I’M Ready 5 . Let The Good Times Roll (1987) 6 . w/ Little Walter,Willie Dixon – Wang Dang Doodle (1967) Tracklist : Wang Dang Doodle . I’m a Woman . Don’t Mess With The Messer…

Verve release The John Scofield Band’s second album : ‘Up All Night’ (2003)

The John Scofield Band's 'Up All Night' is their second (and sixth for Scofield) album released on May 20, 2003 by Verve Records.Track Listing : 1.Philiopiety (John Scofield, Avi Bortnick, Adam Deitch, Yusef Lateef) - 06:23 . 2.Watch Out For Po-Po (John Scofield, Avi Bortnick, Adam Deitch, Jesse Murphy) - 06:04 . 3.Creeper (John Scofield) - 07:27 . 4.Whatcha See Is Whatcha Get (Tony Hester) -…

Concord publish Arturo Sandoval’s ‘A Time for Love’ featuring Chris Botti on one track (2010)

Arturo Sandoval's 'A Time for Love' is a studio album including a collection of classical pieces, standards and ballads and. released on May 11, 2010 by Concord. Track Listing : 1.Après Un Rêve (After A Dream) (Gabriel Fauré) - 05:09 . 2.Emily (Johnny Mandel, Johnny Mercer) - 04:25 . 3.Speak Low (Ogden Nash, Kurt Weill) - 04:37 . 4.Estate (Bruno Brighetti, Bruno Martino) - 04:00 . 5.A Time For…

Radiohead release ‘A Moon Shaped Pool,’ their ninth album (2016)

Radiohead 's "A Moon Shaped Pool" is their ninth studio album released on May 8, 2016.Track Listing : 1.Burn The Witch (Radiohead) - 03:40 . 2.Daydreaming (Radiohead) - 06:24 . 3.Decks Dark (Radiohead) - 04:41 . 4.Desert Island Disk (Radiohead) - 03:44 . 5.Ful Stop (Radiohead) - 06:07 . 6.Glass Eyes (Radiohead) - 02:52 . 7.Identikit (Radiohead) - 04:26 . 8.The Numbers (Radiohead) - 05:45 .…

Arturo Sandoval releases ‘Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)’ dedicated to Dizzy Gillespie (2012)

Arturo Sandoval's 'Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You)' is an album recorded with a Large Jazz Ensemble and released on May 8, 2012 by Concord.Track Listing : 1.Be Bop (Dizzy Gillespie) - 08:18 . 2.Salt Peanuts! (Kenneth Clarke, Dizzy Gillespie) - 06:48 . 3.And Then She Stopped (Dizzy Gillespie) - 05:18 . 4.Birks Works (Dizzy Gillespie) - 06:04 . 5.Things To Come (Walter Gilbert Fuller, Dizzy…

Charles Mingus records ‘Mingus Ah Um’ produced by Teo Macero (1959)

Charles Mingus' 'Mingus Ah Um' is an album (with a cover painted by S. Neil Fujita) recorded on May 5 and 12, 1959 and released the same year by Columbia..Track Listing : 1.Better Git It In Your Soul (Charles Mingus) - 07:23 . 2.Goodbye Pork Pie Hat (Charles Mingus) - 05:44 . 3.Boogie Stop Shuffle (Charles Mingus) - 05:02 . 4.Self-Portrait In Three Colors (Charles Mingus) - 03:10 . 5.Open…

Jimmy Smith records ‘The Cat’ with a big band arranged by Lalo Schifrin (1964)

Jimmy Smith's 'The Cat' is an album recorded on April 27 & 29, 1964. with a big band arranged by Lalo Schifrin and released in September 1964 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Theme From Joy House (Lalo Schifrin) - 04:38 . 2.The Cat (From Joy House) (Lalo Schifrin, Rick Ward) - 03:24 . 3.Basin Street Blues (Spencer Williams) - 04:00 . 4.Main Title From The Carpetbaggers (Elmer Bernstein, Ray…

Ella Fitzgerad records ‘Ella in Rome: The Birthday Concert’ produced by Norman Granz (1958)

Ella Fitzgerad's 'Ella in Rome: The Birthday Concert' is a live album recorded on April 25, 1958 with a trio led by Lou Levy and released in 1988 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.St. Louis Blues (W.C. Handy) - 05:57 . 2.These Foolish Things (Remind Me Of You) (Harry Link, Holt Marvell, Jack Strachey) - 03:28 . 3.Just Squeeze Me (But Please Don'T Tease Me) (Duke Ellington, Lee Gaines) - 03:05 . 4.Angel…

Tony Bennett releases ‘If I Ruled the World: Songs for the Jet Set,’ an album arranged by Don Costa (1965)

Tony Bennett's 'If I Ruled the World: Songs for the Jet Set' is a studio album arranged by Don Costa and released on April 19, 1965 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Samba Do Avião (Song Of The Jet) (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Gene Lees) - 03:34 . 2.Fly Me To The Moon (Bart Howard) - 04:00 . 3.How Insensitive (Vinicius De Moraes, Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 04:23 . 4.If I Ruled The World…

Gil Evans starts the recording of ‘New Bottle Old Wine’ with Cannonball Adderley (1958)

Gil Evans' 'New Bottle Old Wine' is an album featuring Cannonball Adderley as the only soloist, recorded between April 9 and May 26, 1958 and released the same year by World Pacific.Track Listing : 1.St. Louis Blues (W. C. Handy) - 05:26 . 2.King Porter Stomp (Jelly Roll Morton) - 03:19 . 3.Willow Tree (Fats Wallerandy Razaf) - 04:40 . 4.Struttin' With Some Barbeque (Lil Armstrong) - 04:34 .…

Mute publish ‘No More Shall We Part,’ Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds’eleventh album (2001)

'No More Shall We Part' by Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds is their eleventh studio album (after a 4-year hiatus) released on April 2, 2001 by Mute.Track Listing : 1.As I Sat Sadly By Her Side (Nick Cave) - 06:15 . 2.And No More Shall We Part (Nick Cave) - 04:00 . 3.Hallelujah (Nick Cave, Warren Ellis) - 07:48 . 4.Love Letter (Nick Cave) - 04:08 . 5.Fifteen Feet Of Pure White Snow (Nick Cave) -…

Verve publish Diana Krall’s tenth album : ‘Quiet Nights’ co-produced with Tommy Lipuma (2009)

Diana Krall's 'Quiet Nights' is her tenth studio album co-produced with Tommy Lipuma and released on March 31, 2009 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Where Or When (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) - 04:10 . 2.Too Marvelous For Words (Johnny Mercer, Richard A. Whiting) - 04:05 . 3.I'Ve Grown Accustomed To His Face (Frederick Loewe, Alan Jay Lerner) - 04:48 . 4.The Boy From Ipanema (Antonio Carlos Jobim,…

James Taylor records ‘JT’ his eighth album with producer Peter Asher (1977)

James Taylor's 'JT' is his eighth studio album produced by Peter Asher recorded between March 15–April 24, 1977 and released in June 1977 by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.Your Smiling Face (James Taylor) - 02:50 . 2.There We Are (James Taylor) - 03:02 . 3.Honey Don'T Leave L.A. (Danny Kortchmar) - 03:05 . 4.Another Grey Morning (James Taylor) - 02:44 . 5.Bartender'S Blues (James Taylor) -…

‘Vous Avez Dit Bizarre’ N°337 – New Music Videos

Florence . The Machine, Pinegrove, Kiran . Nivi, Nessa Barrett, Davinhor, Goose, Teezo Touchdown, Juliana Madrid, Hanson, Orville Peck, Calyx . TeeBee, MetronomyThey are the performers of twelve brand new videos that amused, puzzled and sometimes shocked us, these past days. Beware possibly NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Florence . The Machine . King…

Rhiannon Giddens releases ‘Freedom Highway,’ her second studio album (2017)

Rhiannon Giddens's 'Freedom Highway' is her second studio album as a solo artist released on Februray 24, 2017 by NonesuchTrack Listing : 1.At The Purchaser'S Option (Rhiannon Giddens, Joey Ryan) - 04:15 . 2.The Angels Laid Him Away (Mississippi John Hurt) - 02:32 . 3.Julie (Rhiannon Giddens) - 04:29 . 4.Birmingham Sunday (Richard Fariña, Rhiannon Giddens, Dirk Powell) - 06:15 . 5.Better Get It…

The Dave Brubeck Quartet performs (and records) ‘At Carnegie Hall’ (1963)

'At Carnegie Hall' by The Dave Brubeck Quartet is a live album recorded on February 22, 1963 and released the same year by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.St. Louis Blues (W. C. Handy) - 11:52 . 2.Bossa Nova U.S.A. (Dave Brubeck) - 07:21 . 3.For All We Know (Sam M. Lewis, John Frederick Coots) - 09:38 . 4.Pennies From Heaven (T. J. Burke, Arthur Johnston) - 10:15 . 5.Southern Scene (Dave Brubeck) -…

Fleetwood Mac release their eleventh album ‘Rumours’ featuring ‘Go Your Own Way,’ ‘Dreams,’ ‘Don’t Stop’ and ‘You Make Loving Fun’…

Fleetwood Mac's 'Rumours' feat. 'Go Your Own Way' and 'Don't Stop' is their eleventh (and their best selling to date) studio album released on February 4, 1977 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.Second Hand News (Lindsey Buckingham) - 02:56 . 2.Dreams (Stevie Nicks) - 04:14 . 3.Never Going Back Again (Lindsey Buckingham) - 02:14 . 4.Don'T Stop (Christine Mcvie) - 03:13 . 5.Go Your Own Way (Lindsey…

Charles Mingus records ‘Blues & Roots,’ an album for Atlantic (1959)

Charles Mingus' 'Blues & The Roots' is an album recorded on February 4, 1959 in New York City and released in March 1960 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting (Charles Mingus) - 05:39 . 2.Cryin' Blues (Charles Mingus) - 04:58 . 3.Moanin' (Charles Mingus) - 08:01 . 4.Tensions (Charles Mingus) - 06:27 . 5.My Jelly Roll Soul (Charles Mingus) - 06:47 . 6.E'S Flat Ah'S Flat…

Nat King Cole records ‘St. Louis Blues’ with Nelson Riddle as arranger and conductor (1963)

Nat King Cole's 'St. Louis Blues' is an album (OST to the film of the same name staring Cole) recorded on January 29–31, 1958 with Nelson Riddle as arranger and conductor and released in May, 1963 by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.Overture (Introducing Love Theme)/Hesitating Blues (Nelson Riddle) – 3:08 . 2.Harlem Blues (W.C. Handy) - 01:51 . 3.Chantez Les Bas (W.C. Handy) - 02:35 . 4.Friendless Blues…

Lana Del Rey releases her second album : ‘Born to Die’ featuring ‘Video Games’ (2012)

Lana Del Rey's 'Born to Die' is her second studio album released on January 27, 2012 by Interscope RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Born To Die (Justin Parker, Lana Del Rey) - 04:46 . 2.Off To The Races (Tim Larcombe, Lana Del Rey) - 04:59 . 3.Blue Jeans (Emile Haynie, Dan Heath, Lana Del Rey) - 03:29 . 4.Video Games (Justin Parker, Lana Del Rey) - 04:41 . 5.Diet Mountain Dew (Mike Daly, Lana Del Rey) -…

Happy Birthday Rod Stewart. ‘In Good Face’

This day (January 10, 1945), in Highgate, London, England, is born James Patrick 'Rod' Stewart, a British rock singer, first the frontman for The Faces, then a solo artist.Tracklist : At the Richmond-On-Thames Jazz Festival (1965) . Gasoline Alley (w/ The Faces, 1970) . I'm Losing You (w/ The Faces, 1971) . You Wear It Well (w/ The Faces, TOTP2 1972) . Oh! No Not My Baby(TOTP, 1973) . Farewell…

Dinah Washington records ‘Dinah Sings Bessie Smith,’ an album for Emarcy (1957)

Dinah Washington's 'Dinah Sings Bessie Smith' is an album recorded on December 30, 1957 and January 20, 1958.Track Listing : 1.After You'Ve Gone (Turner Layton, Henry Creamer) - 03:39 . 2.Send Me To The 'Lectric Chair (George Brooks, Fletcher Henderson) - 03:17 . 3.Jailhouse Blues (Bessie Smith, Clarence Williams) - 03:12 . 4.Trombone Butter (Fletcher Henderson) - 03:31 . 5.You'Ve Been A Good Old…

Chet Baker records the album ‘Embraceable You’ (1957)

Chet Baker's 'Embraceable You' is an album recorded on December 9, 1957 and released in 1995 by Pacific Jazz .Track Listing : 1.The Night We Called It A Day (Tom Adair, Matt Dennis) - 02:22 . 2.Little Girl Blue (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 04:33 . 3.Embraceable You (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 02:06 . 4.They All Laughed (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 02:08 . 5.There'S A Lull In My…

Happy Birthday Booker T Jones ‘Greener than Ever’

This day (November 12, 1944), in Memphis, Tennessee, is born Booker T.Jones, singer, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and frontman of the band Booker T. and the MGs,Digest Tracklist : Hey Ya (2019) . Try A Little Tenderness (2017) . Take Me to the River (2013) . w/ The Mg'S - Booker-Loo (1968) . Everything Is Everything . w/ The Mg'S - Green Onions . Npr Music Tiny Desk Concert . w/ The Mg'S -…

As we wish, today, Californian singer Aaron Bruno a Happy Birthday, the time has come to playlist the ‘BESTS’ of his band : Awolnation

As we wish, today, Californian singer Aaron Bruno a Happy Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Awolnation CREDITSPhoto : Conceição PiresAudio : Sail . Run . Kill Your Heroes . The Best . Not Your Fault . Hollow Moon (Bad Wolf) . Woman Woman . I'm On Fire - From Fifty Shades Of Grey Soundtrack . Passion . Jailbreak . Video : Sail . Hollow Moon . Not Your Fault . Kill…

Charles Mingus records ‘Mingus Dynasty’ produced by Teo Macero for Columbia (1959)

Charles Mingus' 'Mingus Dynasty' is an album companion to 'Mingus Ah Um' and recorded on November 1–13, 1959 and released the same year by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Slop (Charles Mingus) - 06:14 . 2.Diane (Charles Mingus) - 07:28 . 3.Song With Orange (Charles Mingus) - 06:47 . 4.Gunslinging Bird (Charles Mingus) - 05:12 . 5.Things Ain'T What They Used To Be (Mercer Ellington, Ted Persons) -…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘These are the Blues’ with Roy Eldridge and Wild Bill Davis for Verve (1963)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'These are the Blues' is an entire album of blues songs recorded on October 28-29, 1963 with Roy Eldridge and Wild Bill Davis and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Jailhouse Blues (Bessie Smith, Clarence Williams) - 05:25 . 2.In The Evening (When The Sun Goes Down) (Leroy Carr, Don Raye) - 04:27 . 3.See See Rider (Ma Rainey) - 02:39 . 4.You Don'T Know My Mind…

Herbie Hancock releases ‘Gershwin’s World’ his forty-second album recorded with Joni Mitchell, Chick Corea, Stevie Wonder and Wayne Shorter (1998)

<pHerbie Hancock's 'Gershwin's World' is his forty-second album recorded with Joni Mitchell, Chick Corea, Stevie Wonder, Wayne Shorter, etc and released on October 20, 1998 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Overture (Fascinating Rhythm) (George Gershwin) - 00:54 . 2.It Ain'T Necessarily So (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 04:44 . 3.The Man I Love (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) - 05:57 . 4.Here Come…

Pink Martini release their second album : ‘Hang On Little Tomato’

Pink Martini's 'Hang On Little Tomato' is their second album released on October 19, 2004, (seven years after their first) by Heinz Records.Track Listing : 1.Let'S Never Stop Falling In Love (China Forbes, Thomas Lauderdale) - 03:02 . 2.Anna (El Negro Zumbón) (Roman Vatro, Francesco Giordano) - 02:36 . 3.Hang On Little Tomato (Thomas Lauderdale, Forbes, Patrick Abbey) - 03:16 . 4.The Gardens Of…

Astor Piazzolla and Gerry Mulligan record ‘Summit’ in Italy (1974)

'Summit' by Astor Piazzolla & Gerry Mulligan is an album recorded on September 24–26 and October 1–4, 1974 in Italy by Erre T.V./Music Hall. Track Listing : 1.20 Years Ago (Astor Piazzolla) - 06:26 . 2.Close Your Eyes And Listen (Astor Piazzolla) - 04:32 . 3.Years Of Solitude (Astor Piazzolla) - 04:07 . 4.Deus Xango (Astor Piazzolla) - 03:45 . 5.20 Years After (Astor Piazzolla) - 04:10 .…

Björk releases her fourth album : ‘Homogenic’ featuring ‘Jóga’ and ‘Hunter’ (1997)

Björk's 'Homogenic' is her fourth studio album released on September 22, 1997 by One Little Indian Records.Track Listing : 1.Hunter (Björk) - 04:15 . 2.Jóga (Björk, Sjón) - 05:05 . 3.Unravel (Björk, Guy Sigsworth) - 03:21 . 4.Bachelorette (Björk, Sjón) - 05:12 . 5.All Neon Like (Björk) - 05:53 . 6.5 Years (Björk) - 04:29 . 7.Immature (Björk) - 03:06 . 8.Alarm Call (Björk) - 04:19 . 9.Pluto…

Concord publish Ray Charles’ posthumous and final album : ‘Genius Loves Company’ recorded with Norah Jones, James Taylor, Diana Krall and more famous guests (2004)

Ray Charles' 'Genius Loves Company' is his final studio album posthumously released on August 31, 2004 by Concord/Hear Music.Track listing : 1.Here We Go Again (Don Lanier, Red Steagall) - 03:59 . 2.Sweet Potato Pie (James Taylor) - 03:47 . 3.You Don't Know Me (Eddy Arnold, Cindy Walker) - 03:55 . 4.Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) - 03:59 . 5.Fever (Eddie Cooley,…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°120 – New Music Videos

Libra Music, Farina, Arcangel, Harmonize, Trinidad James, Haraca Kiko, Kiko El Crazy . Papi Karamelo, Yemi Alade, Marshmello . Arash, Citizen Queen, Bia . Betty Blue, Day Sulan, YG, Benzema . Rekles, C-Rico They are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide dance tunes that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Beware (possibly) NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious…