We Remember Bo Diddley

June 2, 2008 - Ellas McDaniel better known as Bo Diddley, American singer-songwriter and guitarist passed away aged 79. He is remembered. 'Go Bo Diddley' feat. 'Say Man' is this second (but first studio) album released in July 1959 by…

Booze In Blues

From 'Beer drinkin' woman' to 'Youll Never Miss The Water Till the Wells Gone Dry' , we have mixed 15 'Blues Only' tunes around the theme of 'Beverages'. It has Jimmy Gordon , Tommy Johnson , Lightnin' Hopkins , Brownie McGhee and many…

Boys Get The Blues, Girls Too

From 'Blues Boy s Tone' to 'Little Girl Won't Quit', we have mixed 18 'Strictly Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Boys & Girls'. It has Johnnie Taylor, Roosevelt Sykes, Memphis Minnie, John Primer and many more.

Happy Birthday Tina Turner. ‘Head Turner’

This day (November 26, 1939), in Nutbush, Tennessee, is born Anna Mae Bullock a.k.a Tina Turner, an American singer.Digest Tracklist : The Best (2009) . Let's Stay Together (1999) . Golden Eye (1996) . w/ Rod Stewart - Get Back & Hot…

Singing (and playing) With Chuck Berry

Chuck Berry who would have turned 95 today, has rock'n rolled with a myriad of artists of all genres. We have selected thirteen of them. They are John Lennon, Johnnie Johnson, Eric Clapton, Bruce Springsteen , Tina Turner, Etta James, Sha…

We remember Tom Petty. ‘Heartbroken’

This day (October 2, 2017), in Santa Monica, California, died Thomas Earl Petty simply known as Tom Petty, American musician, singer-songwriter, lead singer of Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersDigest Tracklist : Listen To Her Heart (w/ The…

Paul, Linda et al celebrate Buddy Holly (1979)

September 14, 1979 - Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney, Denny Lane, Don Everly, Albert Lee, Maria Elena Santiago, Bo Diddley, Roy Orbison and The Crickets perform at the 4th annual MPL Buddy Holly Week celebration concert at the Hammersmith…

This week In Soul Artists 33/52

Maxwell, Sly and The Family Stone, Grover Washington Jr., Tower Of Power, The Crusaders, King Curtis and The Kingpins, Ohio Players, Booker T and The MG's, Joe Tex, The Voices Of East Harlem, Larry Graham, Maceo ParkerThey are the Soul…

Happy Birthday Roger McGuinn

July 13, 1942 - James Joseph McGuinn III better known as Roger McGuinn, American musician, leader of the The Byrds is 78. Happy Birthday Sir<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/The-The Byrds-Turn-turn-RVM.jpg' alt''…

This month In Blues Legends 10

Bobby 'Blue' Bland, Bobby Rush, Johnnie Taylor, Gary Moore, Albert Collins, Lurrie Bell, David Bromberg, Albert King, Sippie Wallace, John Mayall, The Bluesbreakers, James Cotton, John Lee Hooker, B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Magic Slim, The…

We remember Ray Charles. ‘Ray Of Light’

This day (June 10, 2004), in Beverly Hills, California, died Ray Charles, an American singer and musician.Digest Tracklist : Ray Charles & Stevie Wonder - Living For The City . A Song For You (1999) . What' D I Say (1997) . Hit The…

Happy Birthday Donovan

May 10, 1946 - Donovan Philips Leitch simply known as Donovan, Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist is 75. Happy Birthday Sir if in England, you do not want to miss "live on the BBC", the "New Musical Express Pollwinners 1965" with…

Happy Birthday Alice Cooper

February 4, 1948 - Vincent Damon Furnier a.k.a. Alice Cooper also called 'The Godfather of Shock Rock' American singer is 71. Happy Birthday Sir Roberta Flack is on BBC "Top Of The Pops" next to Alice Cooper, Chuck Berry and The Jackson…

We Remember Buddy Holly

February 3, 1959 - Mr.Charles Hardin Holley better known as Buddy Holly, American musician & singer-songwriter died aged 22, when the plane he was in next to Ritchie Valens and The Big Bopper, crashed in Iowa. He is remembered."Buddy"…

Happy Birthday Joan Baez. ‘Here’s To Joan’

This day (January 9, 1941), in Staten Island, New York, is born Joan Chandos Baez simply known as Joan Baez, an American folk singer and activist.Tracklist : It Aint Me Babe (BBC Television 1965) . With God on Our Side (1966) . Tears Of…

We remember Ike Turner. ‘Ike A Rocking Stone’

This day (December 12, 2007), in San Marcos, California, died Ike Turner, an American musician, bandleader, songwriter, arranger, talent scout, and record producer.Tracklist : Rolling on The River . w/ Lyrica Garrett - Nutbush City Limits…

We Remember Roy Orbison

December 6, 1988 - Mr.Roy Kelton Orbison simply known as Roy Orbison, American singer-songwriter passed away aged 52. He is remembered."Full Moon Fever" by Tom Petty is his first solo album released on April 24, 1989 and featuring…