Tania Maria swings in Ascona (2013)

June 24, 2013 - Tania Maria Viva Brasil 4tet - that is Tania Maria (p, voc), Marc Bertaux (b), Edmundo Carneiro (perc) and Hubert Colau (d) - performs at JazzAscona in Ascona, Switzerland

“Wings over America” land in LA (1976)

June 23, 1976 - this is the second night of "Wings over America" - featuring Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney, Denny Laine, Jimmy McCulloch & Joe English - tour at The Inglewood Forum in Los Angeles

Jean-Luc Ponty releases ‘Upon the Wings of Music’ on Atlantic Records (1975)

Jean-Luc Ponty's 'Upon the Wings of Music' is an album released on May 25, 1975 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Upon The Wings Of Music (Jean-Luc Ponty) - 05:26 . 2.Question With No Answer (Jean-Luc Ponty) - 03:29 . 3.Now I Know (Jean-Luc Ponty) - 04:27 . 4.Polyfolk Dance (Jean-Luc Ponty) - 05:12 . 5.Waving Memories (Jean-Luc Ponty) - 05:43 . 6.Echoes Of The Future (Jean-Luc Ponty) - 03:09 .…

The Marsalis family swings (2018)

May 16, 2018 - The Marsalis Quintet - that is Ellis Marsalis Jr., Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Delfeayo Marsalis, Jason Marsalis plus bassist Noah Jackson - will be on stage at Radio City Music Hall in New-York City

Wings (Paul & Linda McCartney and Dennis Laine) release ‘London Town’ (1978)

Wings' 'London Town' is their sixth studio album released on March 31, 1978 by Parlophone / Capitol and featuring the three remaining members of the band Paul & Linda McCartney and Dennis Laine.Track Listing : 1.London Town (Paul McCartney, Denny Laine) – 04:10 . 2.Cafe On The Left Bank (Paul McCartney) - 03:25 . 3.I'M Carrying (Paul McCartney) - 02:44 . 4.Backwards Traveller (Paul McCartney)…

Capitol release Wings’ fifth album : ‘Wings at the Speed of Sound’ produced by Paul Mccartney (1976)

'Wings at the Speed of Sound' is their fifth studio album produced by leader Paul McCartney and released on March 25, 1976 by Capitol.Track Listing : 1.Let 'Em In (Paul McCartney) - 05:10 . 2.The Note You Never Wrote (Paul McCartney) - 04:19 . 3.She'S My Baby (Paul McCartney) - 03:06 . 4.Beware My Love (Paul McCartney) - 06:27 . 5.Wino Junko (Jimmy Mcculloch/Colin Allen) – 05:19 . 6.Silly Love…

Judas Priest release ‘Sad Wings of Destiny,’ their second album featuring ‘Victim of Changes’ and ‘The Ripper’ (1976)

Judas Priest's 'Sad Wings of Destiny' is their second studio album featuring 'Victim of Changes' and 'The Ripper,' co-produced with Jeffery Calvert & Max West and released on March 23, 1976 by Gull RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Victim Of Changes (Al Atkins, Glenn Tipton, Rob Halford, K. K. Downing) - 07:47 . 2.The Ripper (Glenn Tipton) - 02:50 . 3.Dreamer Deceiver (Rob Halford, K. K. Downing, Glenn…

Aerosmith issues their second album ‘Same Old Song and Dance’ and ‘Get Your Wings’ featuring ‘Train Kept A-Rollin’ (1974)

Aerosmith's 'Get Your Wings' is their second studio album produced by Jack Douglas and released on March 1, 1974 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Same Old Song And Dance (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry) - 03:53 . 2.Lord Of The Thighs (Steven Tyler) - 04:14 . 3.Spaced (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry) - 04:21 . 4.Woman Of The World (Steven Tyler, Don Solomon) - 05:49 . 5.S.O.S. (Too Bad) (Steven Tyler) - 02:51 .…

Ella Fitzgerald finishes the recording of ‘Ella Swings Brightly with Nelson’ with the Nelson Riddle Orchestra (1961)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Ella Swings Brightly with Nelson' is a studio album recorded on January 5, 1959–December 27, 1961 with the Nelson Riddle Orchestra and released in 1962 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.When Your Lover Has Gone (Einar Aaron Swan) - 03:00 . 2.Don'T Be That Way (Benny Goodman, Mitchell Parish, Edgar Sampson) - 03:47 . 3.Love Me Or Leave Me (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn) - 02:49 . 4.I…

Paul McCartney releases his fifth solo album : ‘Band on the Run’ recorded with Wings and featuring ‘Jet’ and ‘Band on the Run’ (1973)

'Band on the Run' by Paul McCartney & Wings is McCartney's fifth album since his departure from the The Beatles, released on December 5, 1973.Track Listing : 1.Band On The Run (Paul McCartney, Linda Mccartney) - 05:12 . 2.Jet (Paul McCartney, Linda Mccartney) - 04:09 . 3.Bluebird (Paul McCartney, Linda Mccartney) - 03:23 . 4.Mrs. Vandebilt (Paul McCartney, Linda Mccartney) - 04:40 . 5.Let Me…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella Swings Lightly’ with the Marty Paich Dek-tette (1958)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Ella Swings Lightly' is a studio album recorded on November 23-24, 1958, with the Marty Paich Dek-tette and released the same year by VerveTrack Listing : 1.Little White Lies (Walter Donaldson) - 02:31 . 2.You Hit The Spot (Mack Gordon, Harry Revel) - 02:44 . 3.What'S Your Story, Morning Glory? (Jack Lawrence, Paul Francis Webster, Mary Lou Williams) - 02:38 . 4.Just You, Just…

Island publish Robbie Williams’ tenth album : ‘Swings Both Ways’ (2013)

Robbie Williams' 'Swings Both Ways' is his tenth studio album produced by Guy Chambers and released on November 15, 2013 by Island UniversalTrack Listing : 1.Shine My Shoes (Robbie Williams, Guy Chambers, Chris Heath) - 03:23 . 2.Go Gentle (Robbie Williams, Guy Chambers, Chris Heath) - 04:31 . 3.I Wan'Na Be Like You (Richard M. Sherman, Robert B. Sherman) - 03:31 . 4.Swing Supreme (Robbie…

Lisa Stansfield swings at Ronnie Scott’s (2002)

October 31, 2002 - and the rest of the week, Lisa Stansfield performs with Steve Williams (d), Snowboy (perc), Michael Olatuja (b), Olli Cunningham (kb), Ian Devaney (kb), Richie Buckley (s), John Thirkell (tp, flug), Shéna McSween & Donna Odain (bck voc) at Ronnie Scott's Club in London

Joe Williams records an album with the Count Basie Orchestra and it is called …’Count Basie Swings, Joe Williams Sings’ (1955)

'Count Basie Swings, Joe Williams Sings' is an album by Joe Williams with the Count Basie Orchestra recorded on July 26, 1955 and Jun 27, 1956 and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Every Day I Have The Blues (Memphis Slim) - 05:29 . 2.The Come Back (Charles Frazier) - 05:28 . 3.Alright, Okay, You Win (Mayme Watts, Sidney Wyche) - 03:05 . 4.In The Evening (When The Sun Goes Down)…

Columbia publish Maxwell’s fourth album ‘BLACKsummers’night’ featuring ‘Pretty Wings’ (2009)

Maxwell's 'BLACKsummers'night' is his fourth studio album released July 7, 2009 by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.Badhabits (Musze, Hod David) - 05:52 . 2.Cold (Musze, Hod David) - 04:02 . 3.Prettywings (Musze, Hod David) - 05:10 . 4.Helpsomebody (Musze, Hod David) - 04:01 . 5.Stoptheworld (Musze, Hod David) - 03:56 . 6.Loveyou (Musze, Hod David) - 03:35 . 7.Fistfuloftears (Musze, Hod David)…

Shuggie Otis – Inspiration Information/Wings of Love

AND ALSO MORE MUSIC WITH SHUGGIE OTIS MORE GUITAR MORE ROCKBUY IT FROMAMAZONITUNESCD UNIVERSEIn 1974, Otis released 'Inspiration Information', his third album which had taken almost three years to finish. In 2013 Legacy pairs it with 'Wings of Love', a new collection of material recorded between 1975 and 2000.

Wes Montgomery records his seventh (and first live) album : ‘Full House’ with Johnny Griffin, Wynton Kelly, Paul Chambers and Jimmy Cobb (1962)

Wes Montgomery's 'Full House' is his seventh (and first live) album recorded on June 25, 1962 by Riverside/Ojc.1 . Full House 2 . Full House Track Listing : 1.Full House (Wes Montgomery) - 09:14 . 2.I'Ve Grown Accustomed To Her Face (Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe) - 03:18 . 3.Blue 'N' Boogie (Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli) - 09:31 . 4.Cariba (Wes Montgomery) - 09:35 . 5.Come Rain Or Come…

Singing With Paul McCartney

David Gilmour, Ian Paice, Bruce Springsteen, Brittany Howard, Robbie Robertson, Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, The Beatles, Stevie Wonder, K.d. lang, Rihanna, Kanye West, Billy Joel, Neil Young, Allen Ginsberg

Happy Birthday Paul McCartney. ‘Celestial Paul’

This day (June 18, 1942), in Liverpool, England, is born Sir James Paul McCartney, English singer, songwriter, founder / member of the Beatles and WingsTracklist : 1 . Yesterday (w/ The Beatles, 1965) 2 . Don't Let Me Down (w/ The Beatles) 3 . Maybe I'm Amazed (w/ Wings) 4 . Bip Bop (1971) 5 . C Moon (w/ Wings) 6 . Acoustic Medley (1973) 7 . The Backyard Tapes( 1974) 8 . Venus and Mars/Rock…

Mute publish ‘From Her to Eternity,’ Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds’ debut album (1984)

'From Her to Eternity' by Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds is their debut studio album recorded in London and released on June 18, 1984 by Mute.1 . From Her To Eternity (1989) 2 . From Her To Eternity (Glastonbury 2013) Track Listing : 1.Avalanche (Leonard Cohen) - 05:13 . 2.Cabin Fever! (Cave, Blixa Bargeld) - 06:11 . 3.Well Of Misery (Nick Cave) - 05:25 . 4.From Her To Eternity (Nick Cave, Anita…

We All remember Ella Fitzgerald. ‘Hello Ella’

This day (June 15, 1996), in Beverly Hills, California, died Ella Fitzgerald, an American jazz and song vocalist, also known as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz, and Lady Ella, who had a vocal range spanning three octaves and was noted for her purity of tone, impeccable diction, phrasing and intonation, and a horn-like improvisational ability, particularly in her scat singing.Tracklist : 1 .…

Verve publish Joe Sample’s ‘The Pecan Tree,’ inspired by his Southeast Texas roots (2002)

Joe Sample's 'The Pecan Tree' is an album featuring eleven compositions inspired by his Southeast Texas roots and influences and released on June 11, 2002 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.The Pecan Tree (Joe Sample) - 05:24 . 2.Hot And Humid (Joe Sample) - 04:39 . 3.No One But Myself To Blame (Jonatha Brooke, Joe Sample) - 05:16 . 4.X Marks The Spot (Marie Laveau) (Joe Sample) - 05:11 . 5.Fool'S Gold…

We remember Ray Charles. ‘Ray Of Light’

This day (June 10, 2004), in Beverly Hills, California, died Ray Charles, an American singer and musician.Tracklist : 1 . Ray Charles & Stevie Wonder - Living For The City 2 . A Song For You (1999) 3 . What' D I Say (1997) 4 . Hit The Road Jack (1982) 5 . America The Beautiful 6 . La Mama (1979) 7 . Aretha Franklin & Ray Charles – It Takes Two To Tango (1975) 8 . Georgia On My Mind 9 .…

Parlophone publish Paul McCartney’s ‘Flowers in the Dirt,’ his eighth album featuring ‘My Brave Face’ (1989)

Paul McCartney's 'Flowers in the Dirt' is his eighth studio solo album released on June 5, 1989 by Parlophone.1 . My Brave Face 2 . Rough Ride 3 . Distractions 4 . Distractions 5 . We Got Married 6 . We Got Married (Rio, 1990) 7 . Put it there 8 . Figure of Eight (Cincinnati, Feb 1990) 9 . How Many People (Countdown NL 1989) 10 . Paul McCartney How Many People Live Countdown NL 1989) Track…

Paul McCartney releases his fourteenth solo album : ‘Memory Almost Full’ (2007)

Paul McCartney's 'Memory Almost Full' is his fourteenth solo studio album produced by David Kahne and released on June 4, 2007 by Hear Music. 1 . Dance Tonight (w/ Natalie Portman) 2 . Dance Tonight (w/ Kylie Minogue, Jools Annual Hootenanny 2007) 3 . Ever Present Pastt 4 . Only Mama Knows (Jools Holland 2007) 5 . That Was Me (Olympia) 6 . Feet In The Clouds 7 . House of Wax (Olympia) 8 . Paul…

John Coltrane records ‘Transition’ with Mccoy Tyner, Jimmy Garrison and Elvin Jones (1965)

John Coltrane's 'Transition' is an album recorded on May 26 & June 10, 1965 and released posthumously only in 1970 by Impulse!.. Track Listing : 1.Transition (John Coltrane) - 15:31 . 2.Dear Lord (John Coltrane) - 05:32 . 3.Suite (Prayer And Meditation: Day, Peace And After, Prayer And Meditation: Evening, Affirmation, Prayer And Meditation: 4 A.M.) (John Coltrane) - 21:20Musicians : John…

This week In ’70s (strictly English rock) Throwback’ 21/52

The Who, Rod Stewart, The Faces, Nazareth, Dr. Feelgood, The Jam, Rory Gallagher, The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Paul McCartney, Wings, David Bowie, Jeff Beck, Renaissance They are the '70s (strictly English rock) Throwback' artists selected among the 354 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . The Who . Baba O'Riley Lifted from :…

Happy Birthday Pete Townshend

May 19, 1945 - Pete Townshend, English singer, songwriter and guitarist, founder and member of The Who is 76. Happy Birthday SirThe Who 's 'A Quick One' is their second studio album (also titled 'Happy Jack') produced by Kit Lambert and released on December 9, 1966 by Reaction/Polydor /Decca. >> The Who's 'Who's Next' feat. 'Won't Get Fooled Again' is their fifth studio album by released…

Parlophone release Paul McCartney’s second solo album : ‘McCartney II’ featuring ‘Coming Up’ (1980)

Paul McCartney's 'McCartney II' is his second completely solo album (his first while he is in Wings), released on May 16, 1980 by Parlophone / Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Coming Up (Paul McCartney) - 03:53 . 2.Temporary Secretary (Paul McCartney) - 03:14 . 3.On The Way (Paul McCartney) - 03:38 . 4.Waterfalls (Paul McCartney) - 04:43 . 5.Nobody Knows (Paul McCartney) - 02:52 . 6.Front Parlour (Paul…

Columbia release the soundtrack of ‘Top Gun’ featuring ‘Take My Breath Away’ (1986)

'Top Gun' feat. 'Take My Breath Away' is the soundtrack from the film of the same name, released on May 13, 1986 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Danger Zone (Giorgio Moroder, Tom Whitlock) - 03:36 . 2.Mighty Wings (Harold Faltermeyer, Mark Spiro) - 03:51 . 3.Playing With The Boys (Kenny Loggins, Ina Wolf, Peter Wolf) - 03:59 . 4.Lead Me On (Teena Marie) - 03:47 . 5.Take My Breath Away (Love Theme)…

Columbia publish Aerosmith’s fourth album : ‘Rocks’ (1976)

Aerosmith's 'Rocks' is their fourth studio album co-produced with Jack Douglas and released on May 3, 1976 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Back In The Saddle (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry) - 04:40 . 2.Last Child (Steven Tyler, Brad Whitford) - 03:26 . 3.Rats In The Cellar (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry) - 04:05 . 4.Combination (Joe Perry) - 03:39 . 5.Sick As A Dog (Steven Tyler, Tom Hamilton) - 04:16 .…