John McLaughlin records with L. Shankar, Zakir Hussain, Ramnad Raghavan and T. H. ‘Vikku’ Vinayakram’ ‘Shakti with John McLaughlin’ (1975)

'Shakti with John McLaughlin' is the first album (recorded on July 5, 1975) by a group gathering John McLaughlin with L. Shankar on violin, Zakir Hussain on tabla, Ramnad Raghavan on the Mridangam and T. H. 'Vikku' Vinayakram on Ghatam; released in 1976 by Columbia.1 . Joy 2 . Lotus Feet (w/ John McLaughlin & Paco De Lucia) 3 . 1977 Pori Jazz Festival Track Listing : 1.Joy (John Mclaughlin,…

Zakir Hussain & Masters Of Percussion play in Berkeley CA (2012)

March 24, 2012 - Zakir Hussain & Masters Of Percussion - that is Fazal Qureshi (tabla), Sabir Khan (sarangi), Rakesh Chaurasia (bansuri), THV Umashankar (ghatam), Navin Sharma (dholak), Abbos Kosimov (doyra), Meitei Pung (cholom) - play at Zellerbach Hall, Berkeley

Vikku, Zakir and Co.

Featuring Vikku and Zakir . Shakti . T.H. Vikku Vinayakram . Gattam Solo . John McLaughlin . Finding The Way . Vikku . Zakir Hussain . Masters of Percussion . Ghatam Karthick . Prakash Sontakke . Vikku Vinayakram . India

George Harrison releases ‘Living in the Material World,’ his fourth album featuring ‘Give Me Love (Give Me Peace on Earth)’ (1973)

George Harrison's 'Living in the Material World' is his fourth studio album co-produced with Phil Spector on two songs and released on May 30, 1973 by Apple Records.1 . Give Me Love (Live) 2 . Living In The Material World (The Making Of) Track Listing : 1.Give Me Love (George Harrison)- 03:36 . 2.Sue Me, Sue You Blues (George Harrison)- 04:48 . 3.The Light That Has Lighted The World (George…

Ravi Shankar is live at the Carnegie Hall (1993)

May 25, 1993 - Ravi Shankar (Lead Sitar), Swapan Chaudhuri (tabla), Zakir Hussain (tabla), Kartik Seshadri (sitar), Alan Kozlowski (Bass Taunpura) and Mangla Dhol (Treble Taunpura) give a raga concert at The Carnegie Hall in New-York City

Columbia publish Earth, Wind & Fire’s twelfth album : ‘Powerlight’ featuring ‘Fall in Love with Me’ (1983)

Earth, Wind & Fire's 'Powerlight' is their twelfth studio album produced by Maurice White and released on February 3, 1983 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Fall In Love With Me (Wayne Vaughn, Wanda Vaughn, Maurice White) - 05:54 . 2.Spread Your Love (Azar Lawrence, Beloyd Taylor, Maurice White) - 03:51 . 3.Side By Side (Wayne Vaughn, Wanda Vaughn, Maurice White) - 05:57 . 4.Straight From The…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 01/52

Daft Punk . Pharrell Williams, D'Angelo . David Sanborn, Trombone Shorty . Cyril Neville, Dave Matthews . Trey Anastasio, Peter Gabriel, Natalie Merchant . Michael Stipe, Jean-Luc Ponty, John Mclaughlin . Zakir Hussain, Aretha Franklin . Lou Rawls, Eric Clapton, Johnny Cash . Carl Perkins, Billy Joel . Jimmy Fallon, Joe Bonamassa . Andy Fraser, Gary Moore . Phil Lynott, Neil Young . Stephen…

Happy Birthday John McLaughlin. ‘Elegant Octogenarian’

This day (January 4, 1942), in  Doncaster, South Yorkshire (UK), is born John McLaughlin, an English guitarist, bandleader and composer.Tracklist : w/ Carlos Santana, Cindy Blackman etc - The Quarantine Blues (2020) . El Hombre Que Sabia (2019) . Meeting of the Spirits/Birds of Fire (2017) . w/ Chick Corea – Miles Beyond (2016) . w/ Jean Luc Ponty & Zakir Hussain – Lotus Feet (2013) . Little…

We remember Ravi Shankar

December 11, 2012 - Ravi Shankar, Indian musician and composer, master of the sitar passed away aged 92. He is remembered. George Harrison and Ravi Shankar stage two concerts to alert the world to the plight of the Bangladeshi people, victims of simultaneous floods, famine and civil wa at Madison Square Garden in New-York >> 36 MINUTES on RVM >> a year after George Harrison's…

Happy Dave Holland. ‘President Holland’

This day (October 1, 1946), in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire England, is born Dave Holland, an English jazz double bassist, composer and bandleader who has been performing and recording for five decades.Digest Tracklist : w/ Zakir Hussain & Chris Potter – Good Hope (2019) . w/ Zakir Hussain & Chris Potter – @Jazz in Marciac (2018) . w/ Kenny Barron - @Jazz Vitoria Gasteiz . w/ Prism –…

Bon Anniversaire Jean-Luc Ponty. ‘Cool Hand Jean-Luc’

This day (September 29, 1942), in Avranches, France, is born Jean-Luc Ponty, a French violinist and jazz composer.Digest Tracklist : Stay With Me (2018) . The Gardens Of Babylon (2017) . New Country (w/ Jon Anderson) (2016) . Lotus Feet (w/ John McLaughlin, Zakir Hussain) (2015) . Round Midnight (w/ Eddie Louiss & Daniel Humair) (2012) . Mirage (1982) . The Struggle Of The Turtle To The Sea .…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 32/52

Caetano Veloso . Maria Bethânia, George Benson . Patti Austin, Gladys Knight . The Boston Pops, Jose James . Kori Withers, Arlo Guthrie . Pete Seeger, Dire Straits . Eric Clapton, Brandi Carlile . Pearl Jam, Johnny Hallyday . Luther Allison, Todd Terje . Bryan Ferry, Bela Fleck, Edgar Meyer . Zakir Hussain, Esperanza Spalding . Flota Zjednoczonych Sił, Milton Nasciemento . Stéphane BelmondoThey…