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

Frank Zappa releases ‘Sheik Yerbouti,’ a live album featuring Adrian Belew and Terry Bozzio (1979)

Frank Zappa's 'Sheik Yerbouti' is a live double album with studio elements released on March 3, 1979 by Zappa Records.Track Listing : 1.I Have Been In You (Frank Zappa) - 03:33 . 2.Flakes (Frank Zappa) - 06:41 . 3.Broken Hearts Are For Assholes (Frank Zappa) - 03:42 . 4.I'M So Cute (Frank Zappa) - 04:27 . 5.Jones Crusher(Frank Zappa) - 02:49 . 6.What Ever Happened To All The Fun In The World(Frank…

German TV tapes Adrian Belew (2008)

November 3, 2008 - German TV program "Rockpalast" will film guitar legend Adrian Belew and his band while they play for the "29 Leverkusener Jazztage" held at Forum in Leverkusen, Germany

Sire publish ‘Tom Tom Club,’ their first self-titled album featuring ‘Wordy Rappinghood’ (1981)

'Tom Tom Club' feat. 'Wordy Rappinghood' is their first eponymous album released on June 23, 1981 by Sire.1 . Wordy Rappinghood 2 . Wordy Rappinghood (Summer Sonic '09) 3 . L'Elephant (Summer Sonic,Tokyo 2009) 4 . As above so below (Official video) 5 . As Above So Below (The Ritz, July 17, 1989) 6 . NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert 7 . BOOMING AND ZOOMING 8 . Under The Boardwalk (The Mezzanine in San…

David Bowie releases ‘Lodger,’ his thirteenth album and the last of the Berlin Trilogy (1979)

David Bowie's 'Lodger' is his thirteenth studio album (the last of the Berlin Trilogy) recorded in Switzerland and New York and released on May 18, 1979 by RCA.Track Listing : 1.Fantastic Voyage (David Bowie, Brian Eno) - 02:55 . 2.African Night Flight (David Bowie, Brian Eno) - 02:54 . 3.Move On (David Bowie) - 03:16 . 4.Yassassin (David Bowie) - 04:10 . 5.Red Sails (David Bowie, Brian Eno) -…

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…

Happy Birthday David Byrne. ‘Headmaster’

This day (May 14, 1952), in Dumbarton, Scotland, is born David Byrne, American singer-songwriter and guitanist, frontman of Talking HeadsDigest Tracklist : I Feel It In My Heart (w/ Talking Heads, The Kitchen ’76) . Psycho Killer (w/ Talking Heads, CBGB, 1975) . Don’t Worry About The Government (w/ Talking Heads) . With Dick Clark (w/ Talking Heads) . Warning Sign (w/ Talking Heads, Capitol…

We Remember Frank Sinatra. ‘Frankly, My Dear’

This day (May 14, 1998), in Los Angeles, California, died Frank Sinatra, an American singer and film actor.Digest Tracklist : That'S Life (1966) . One For My Baby (1992) . & Liza Minnelli - New York New York (1990) . The Girl From Ipanema (1981) . America The Beautiful (1978) . You Make Me Feel So Young (1971) . Fly Me To The Moon (1969) . w/ Ella Fitzgerald - Can'T We Be Friends (1959) . Old…

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…

Nine Inch Nails release ‘The Downward Spiral’ Nine Inch Nails’ ‘The Downward Spiral,’ their second album featuring ‘Hurt’ and ‘March of the Pigs’…

Nine Inch Nails' 'The Downward Spiral' is their second studio album featuring 'Hurt', 'March of the Pigs' and 'Closer', produced by Trent Reznor and Flood and released on March 8, 1994, by Nothing / Interscope/ IslandTrack Listing : 1.Mr. Self Destruct (Trent Reznor) - 04:30 . 2.Piggy (Trent Reznor) - 04:24 . 3.Heresy (Trent Reznor) - 03:54 . 4.March Of The Pigs (Trent Reznor) - 02:58 . 5.Closer…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 09/52

Patti Smith . Rickie Lee Jones, James Taylor, Doobie Brothers, Aerosmith, The Guess Who, Led Zeppelin, Genesis, Jethro Tull, Soft Machine, Frank Zappa, Pink Floyd They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 354 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Patti Smith . Because The Night Lifted from : atti Smith releases…

Warner Bros. publish Laurie Anderson’s second album : ‘Mister Heartbreak’ (1984)

Laurie Anderson's 'Mister Heartbreak' is her second album released on February 14, 1984 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.Sharkey'S Day (Laurie Anderson) - 07:41 . 2.Langue D'Amour (Laurie Anderson) - 06:12 . 3.Gravity'S Angel (Laurie Anderson) - 06:02 . 4.Kokoku (Laurie Anderson) - 07:03 . 5.Excellent Birds (Laurie Anderson, Peter Gabriel) - 03:12 . 6.Blue Lagoon (Laurie Anderson) - 07:03 .…

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…

Sire publish David Byrne’s ‘The Catherine Wheel,’ a musical score commissioned by Twyla Tharp (1981)

David Byrne's 'The Catherine Wheel' is a musical score commissioned by Twyla Tharp for her dance project and released in December 1981 by Sire.Track Listing : 1.His Wife Refused (David Byrne) - 04:26 . 2.Two Soldiers (David Byrne, Brian Eno) (David Byrne) - 04:45 . 3.The Red House (David Byrne) - 03:17 . 4.My Big Hands (Fall Through The Cracks) (David Byrne) - 02:45 . 5.Big Business (David Byrne,…

Happy Birthday Frank Gambale. ‘Keep on Tuning!’

This day (December 22, 1958), in Canberra, Australia, is born Frank Gambale, an Australian jazz fusion guitarist.Tracklist : @ NAMM (2020) . w/ Dennis Chambers, Mike Pope, Sean Wayland - No Neck Louie (2019) . Fear of Flyin (2018) . Checked Out (2016) . Clinic (2015) . Solo (2014) . w/ Boca – Open Your Mind (2012) . Natural High (2010) . w/ Return To Forever Iv – Guitar Solo . Playing A Funk…

Talking Heads travel to New-Jersey (1980)

November 4, 1980 - The Talking Heads - that is David Byrne (voc,g), Jerry Harrison (g,kb,voc), Tina Weymouth (b,kb), Chris Frantz (d,voc) plus Adrian Belew (g,voc), Bernie Worrell (kb), Busta Cherry Jones (b), Steve Scales (perc) and Dollette McDonald (voc) - are at Capitol Theatre in Passaic, NJ

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 44/52

John McLaughlin, Jimmy Herring, David Gilmour, Steve Howe, Adrian Belew, Joe Bonamassa, Ritchie Blackmore, Joe Satriani, Vernon Reid, Carlos Santana, Richie Sambora, Eddie Van Halen, Michael SchenkerThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 340 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . John McLaughlin . Jimmy Herring . A Lotus On…

Warner Bros. publish Paul Simon’s eighth album : ‘The Rhythm of the Saints’ (1990)

Paul Simon's 'The Rhythm of the Saints' is his eighth studio album self-produced and released on October 16, 1990 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.The Obvious Child (Paul Simon) - 04:10 . 2.Can'T Run But (Paul Simon) - 03:36 . 3.The Coast (Paul Simon, Vincent Nguini) – 05:04 . 4.Proof (Paul Simon) - 04:39 . 5.Further To Fly (Paul Simon) - 05:36 . 6.She Moves On (Paul Simon) - 05:03 . 7.Born At…

Talking Heads release their fourth album : ‘Remain in Light’ produced by Brian Eno and featuring ‘Once in a Lifetime’ (1980)

Talking Heads' 'Remain in Light' is their fourth studio album produced by Brian Eno and released on October 8, 1980 by Sire Records.Track Listing : 1.Born Under Punches (The Heat Goes On) (David Byrne, Brian Eno, Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth) - 05:49 . 2.Crosseyed And Painless (David Byrne, Brian Eno, Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth) - 04:48 . 3.The Great Curve (David…

Mariah Carey releases ‘Daydream,’ her fifth album featuring ‘Fantasy,’ ‘One Sweet Day’ and ‘Always Be My Baby’ (1995)

Mariah Carey's 'Daydream' is her fifth studio album co-written and co-produced by Walter Afanasieff, released on October 3, 1995, by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.Fantasy (Mariah Carey, Chris Frantz, Tina Weymouth, Adrian Belew, Steven Stanley, Dave Hall) - 04:04 . . 2.Underneath The Stars (Mariah Carey, Walter Afanasieff) - 03:33 . 3.One Sweet Day (Mariah Carey, Michael Mccary, Nathan…

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 HackettThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 418 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . David Gilmour . One Of These Days Lifted from : Columbia publish David Gilmour's…

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. RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Elephant Talk (Adrian Belew, Bill Bruford, Robert Fripp, Tony Levin) - 04:43 . 2.Frame By Frame (Adrian Belew, Bill Bruford, Robert Fripp, Tony Levin) - 05:09 . 3.Matte Kudasai (Adrian Belew,…

Tori Amos releases ‘Strange Little Girls’ featuring covers of songs written and originally performed by men (2001)

Tori Amos' 'Strange Little Girls' is a concept (covers of songs written and originally performed by men) album released on September 18, 2001 by Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.New Age (Lou Reed) - 04:37 . 2.'97 Bonnie & Clyde (Marshall Mathers, Jeff Bass, Mark Bass) - 05:46 . 3.Strange Little Girl (Brian Duffy, Dave Greenfield, Hans Wärmling, Hugh Cornwell, Jean-Jacques Burnel) - 03:50 . 4.Enjoy…

Portrait publish Cyndi Lauper’s second album : ‘True Colors’ featuring ‘Change of Heart’ (1986)

Cyndi Lauper 's 'True Colors' is her second album released on September 15, 1986 by Portrait. Track Listing : 1.Change Of Heart (Cyndi Lauper, Essra Mohawk) - 04:22 . 2.Maybe He'Ll Know (John Turi, Cyndi Lauper) - 04:25 . 3.Boy Blue (Jeff Bova, Stephen Broughton Lunt, Cyndi Lauper) - 04:46 . 4.True Colors (Tom Kelly, Billy Steinberg) - 03:46 . 5.Calm Inside The Storm (Rick Derringer, Cyndi…

RCA publish David Bowie’s ‘Stage,’ his second live album (1978)

David Bowie's 'Stage' is his second live album recorded during Spring 1978 and released on September 8, 1978 by RCA. Track Listing : 1.Hang On To Yourself (David Bowie) - 03:26 . 2.Ziggy Stardust (David Bowie) - 03:32 . 3.Five Years (David Bowie) - 03:58 . 4.Soul Love (David Bowie) - 02:55 . 5.Star (David Bowie) - 02:31 . 6.Station To Station (David Bowie) - 08:55 . 7.Fame (David Bowie, Carlos…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 35/52

Orianthi, Richie Sambora, Robby Krieger, Paul Gilbert, Nuno Bettencourt, Steve Hackett, Philip Sayce, Gary Clark Jr., Rory Gallagher, Joe Bonamassa, John Mayer, Buckethead, Steve Vai, Eric Clapton, Derek Trucks, Peter Frampton, Adrian BelewThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 344 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 .…

We remember Les Paul. ‘Les, My Guitar Gently Wept’

This day (August 13, 2009), in White Plains, New York, died Lester William Polsfuss a.k.a Les Paul, an American guitarist, songwriter and inventor of the solid-body electric guitar.Digest Tracklist : Live In New York (2003) . Live in New York City (1999) . w/ Steve Vai – Summertime (1998) . How High The Moon (1991) . Documentary . Somewhere Over The Rainbow (1985) . Dark Eyes . Live Medley…

Paul Simon releases his seventh album : ‘Graceland’ featuring ‘You Can Call Me Al’ and ‘The Boy in the Bubble’ (1986)

Paul Simon's 'Graceland' is his seventh studio album released on August 12, 1986 by Warner Bros.Track listing : 1.The Boy in the Bubble (Forere Motloheloa, Paul Simon) - 03:59 . 2.Graceland (Paul Simon) - 04:48 . 3.I Know What I Know (General MD Shirinda, Paul Simon) - 03:13 . 4.Gumboots (Lulu Masilela, Jonhjon Mkhalali, Paul Simon) - 02:44 . 5.Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes (Joseph…