Ron Wood meets Bo Diddley (1987)

November 20, 1987 - Ron Wood currently with The The Rolling Stones will join Bo Diddley during Diddley's concert at the Ritz in New York City

Checker Records publish ‘Go Bo Diddley,’ Bo Diddley’s second album featuring ‘Say Man’ (1959)

'Go Bo Diddley' feat. 'Say Man' is this second (but first studio) album released in July 1959 by Checker Records. 1 . You're Crackin' Up 2 . Little Girl Track Listing : 1.Crackin' Up (Ellas Mcdaniel) - 02:41 . 2.I'M Sorry (Ellas Mcdaniel, Alan Freed, Harvey Fuqua) - 02:30 . 3.Bo'S Guitar (Ellas Mcdaniel) - 02:38 . 4.Willie And Lillie (Ellas Mcdaniel) - 02:34 . 5.You Don'T Love Me (You Don'T…

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.Tracklist : 1 . Bo Diddley (1965) 2 . Mona (w/ Tom Petty) 3 . Bo Diddley 4 . Who Do You Love? (w/ Ron Wood) 5 . Chuck Berry & Bo Diddley Together 6 . Who Do You Love? (w/ George Thorogood, Live Aid 7/13/1985) 7 . I'M A Man (From "Legends Of Rock 'N' Roll")…

Chess Records publish ‘Bo Diddley,’ an eponymous compilation album featuring ‘Hey! Bo Diddley,’ ‘I’m a Man’ and more (1958)

'Bo Diddley' is an eponymous compilation album of his most famous songs recorded between March 2, 1955 and January 29, 1958 and released in 1958 by Chess RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Bo Diddley (Ellas Mcdaniel) - 02:30 . 2.I'M A Man (Ellas Mcdaniel) - 02:41 . 3.Bring It To Jerome (Ellas Mcdaniel) - 02:37 . 4.Before You Accuse Me (Ellas Mcdaniel) - 02:40 . 5.Hey! Bo Diddley (Ellas Mcdaniel) - 02:17 .…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 40/52

Toni Braxton & Michael Mcdonald, Judy Garland & Barbra Streisand, Joan Baez & Mercedes Sosa, R.E.M. & Bruce Springsteen, Nelly Furtado & Dave Stewart, John Mellencamp & Me'Shell Ndegeocello, Sting & Stevie Wonder, Craig David & Sting, Tom Petty & Bo Diddley, Chris Cornell & Cat Stevens, Elvis Costello & The Police, Jack Bruce, Ginger Baker & Gary…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 09/52

Snoop Dogg . Gorillaz, Ed Sheeran, Jimmy Fallon . The Roots, Bonnie Raitt . Bo Diddley, Johnny Cash . James Taylor, Grace Slick . Hot Tuna, Tom Jones . Dusty Springfield, Rachelle Ferrell . Jennifer Hudson, Robert Glasper . Lalah Hathaway, Mary . Blige, Brandy, Aretha Franklin, Chaka Kahn, Cece Winans . Whitney Houston, Billy Joel . Roger Daltrey, Bruce Springsteen, Eddie Vedder . Tom Morello,…

We Remember Louis Jordan. ‘Father Of R&B, King of the Jukebox’

This day (February 4, 1975), in Los Angeles, California, died Louis Jordan, a pioneering American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and bandleaderTracklist : Fish Fry(1966) . Let The Good Times Roll . w/ His Tympany Five - Buzz Me . Five Guys Named Moe . Fuzzy Wuzzy . Rationblues . Beware . Caldonia (1946) . Tracklist : Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby . Ain't Nobody Here But Us…

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 more.

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.

Singing (and playing) With Chuck Berry

John Lennon, Johnnie Johnson, Eric Clapton, Bruce Springsteen , Tina Turner, Etta James, Sha Na Na, Keith Richards, Little Richard, Linda Ronstadt, Stevie Ray Vaughan, George Thorogood, Bo Diddley

This month In Blues Legends 06/12

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 Teardrops, Koko Taylor, Bo Diddley

Buddy Guy releases his twenty sixth album : ‘Living Proof’ (2010)

Buddy Guy's 'Living Proof' is his twenty sixth (and his highest charting) studio album released on October 25, 2010 by Silvertone, Jive.1 . Stay Around A Little Longer (w/ B.B. King, Official Video) 2 . 74 Years Young 3 . 74 Years Young (2013, Red Rock Colorado) 4 . Living Proof (2-22-13, The Klein Bridgeport, CT) 5 . 74 Years Young / Let The Door Knob Hit Ya (BB King Blues Club, NYC,…

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 HeartbreakersTracklist : 1 . Listen To Her Heart (w/ The Heartbreakers, OGWT, 1977) 2 . American Girl (w/ The Heartbreakers, 1978) 3 . Refugee (w/ The Heartbreakers, O.G.W.T. , 1982) 4 . Even The Losers (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 Odeon in London

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 Parker

Mercury release ‘New York Dolls,’ their self-titled debut album produced by Todd Rundgren (1973)

'New York Dolls' is their eponymous debut studio album produced by Todd Rundgren and relased July 27, 1973 by Mercury1 . Looking for a Kiss 2 . Subway Train 3 . Jet Boy 4 . Personality Crisis (Live, June 19, 2010) 5 . Trash 6 . Pills (Live, June 19, 2010) Track Listing : 1.Personality Crisis (David Johansen, Johnny Thunders) - 03:41 . 2.Looking For A Kiss (David Johansen) - 03:19 . 3.Vietnamese…

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 .…

Dr. Feelgood record their third album : ‘Stupidity’ for United Artists (1975)

Dr. Feelgood's 'Stupidity' is their third album recorded live on May 23 & November 8, 1975 and released in September 1976 by United ArtistsTrack Listing : 1.Talking About You (Chuck Berry) - 01:58 . 2.Twenty Yards Behind (Wilko Johnson) - 02:01 . 3.Stupidity (Solomon Burke) - 02:25 . 4.All Through The City (Wilko Johnson) - 02:54 . 5.I'M A Man (Bo Diddley) - 05:10 . 6.Walking The Dog (Rufus…

Chess starts the recording of ‘Chuck Berry Is on Top’ album featuring Johnny B. Goode, Maybelle, Roll Over Beethoven, etc (1955)

'Chuck Berry Is on Top' is his third studio album featuring his greatest hits (Johnny B. Goode, Maybelle, Roll Over Beethoven and so on) recorded from May 21, 1955 till 1959 and released in July 1959 by Chess.Track Listing : 1.Almost Grown (Chuck Berry) - 02:21 . 2.Carol (Chuck Berry) - 02:48 . 3.Maybellene (Chuck Berry) - 02:23 . 4.Sweet Little Rock & Roller (Chuck Berry) - 02:22 .…

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 The Moody Blues, Freddie & the Dreamers, Georgie Fame & the Blue Flames, The Seekers, Herman's Hermits, The Ivy League, Sounds Incorporated, Wayne…

Decca publish ‘The Rolling Stones,’ the band’s debut album featuring ‘Can I Get A Witness’ (1964)

'The The Rolling Stones' feat. 'Can I Get A Witness' is their debut eponymous album released on April 16 1964 by Decca.Track Listing : 1.Route 66 (Bobby Troup) - 02:20 . 2.I Just Want To Make Love To You (Willie Dixon) - 02:17 . 3.Honest I Do (Jimmy Reed) - 02:09 . 4.Mona (I Need You Baby) (Ellas Mcdaniel) - 03:33 . 5.Now I'Ve Got A Witness (Like Uncle Phil And Uncle Gene) (Nanker Phelge) - 02:29…

We remember Chuck Berry. ‘Ageless Rocker & Bluesman’

This day (March 18, 2017), in St. Charles County, Missouri, died Charles Edward Anderson 'Chuck' Berryan American guitarist, singe, songwriter and rock and roll pioneerTracklist : Johnny B. Goode (1958) . You Never Can Tell . Roll over Beethoven (1972) . Maybellene (1958) . Sweet Little Sixteen . No Particular Place To Go . w/ Tina Turner - Rock n roll music . Carol . w/ Robert Cray - Brown Eyed…

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 5. >> 3 MINUTES on RVM >> you do not want to miss the first episode of "In Concert" in ABC with Curtis Mayfield, Alice Cooper, Bo Diddley, Seals…

Eric Burdon releases his tenth album : ‘Til Your River Runs Dry’ (2013)

Eric Burdon's 'Til Your River Runs Dry' is his tenth album as a solo artist (his first of largely original material since 2004) released on January 29, 2013 by ABKCO RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Water (Eric Burdon, Dave Steen) - 04:20 . 2.Memorial Day (Tony Braunagel, Eric Burdon, Terry Wilson) - 04:39 . 3.Devil And Jesus (Eric Burdon, Gregg Sutton) - 04:22 . 4.Wait (Eric Burdon, Terry Wilson) - 03:45…

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 Rage (1968) . One Day at a Time (Woodstock, 1969) . Let It Be (Isle Of Wight, 1970) . Love Song to a Stranger (France, 1973) . Diamonds And Rust (French…

We remember Curtis Mayfield. ‘Political Mover’

This day (December 26, 1999), in Roswell, Georgia, died Curtis Mayfield an American soul, R&B, and funk singer, songwriter .Tracklist : Superfly (1973) . Billy Jack (1990) . Pusherman . People Get Ready (1988) . Move On Up (1987) . Freddie's Dead . Keep On Keeping On (1972) . Tracklist : Move On Up . Superfly . Pusherman . Freddie's Dead . Little Child Runnin' Wild . The Makings Of You .…

Happy Birthday Carla Thomas. ‘Queen Of Memphis’

This day (December 21, 1942), in Memphis, Tennessee, is born Carla Thomas, an American singer, often referred to as the Queen of Memphis Soul.Tracklist : w/ Ricky Fanté - Tramp (2017) . w/ Michael McDonald - When Something is Wrong with My Baby . Gee Whiz (1988) . Pick Up The Pieces (1972) . Comfort Me . Every Ounce of Strength (1965) . Tracklist : Gee Whiz . B-A-B-Y . Let Me Be Good To You .…

Brunswick Records publish The Who’s first album : ‘My Generation’ (1965)

The Who's 'My Generation' is their debut studio album produced by Shel Talmy and released on December 3, 1965 by Brunswick RecordsTrack Listing : 1.Out In The Street (Pete Townshend) - 02:31 . 2.I Don'T Mind (James Brown) - 02:36 . 3.The Good'S Gone (Pete Townshend) - 04:02 . 4.La-La-La-Lies (Pete Townshend) - 02:17 . 5.Much Too Much (Pete Townshend) - 02:47 . 6.My Generation (Pete Townshend) -…

Me:nu Du Jour November 29 (EN.FR.ES)

>> EN FRANCAIS | >> EN ESPAÑOLTODAY We Listen To Diana Krall, Mary J. Blige, Joni Mitchell, Love, Bill Evans, Quincy Jones, Duke Ellington We Celebrate George Harrison, John Mayall, Chuck Mangione We Watch Johnny Mathis, Dionne Warwick, Julie Andrews, Brian Auger, The Police, Eric Clapton, Leonard Cohen, Marshall Tucker Band, Iron Maiden, Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper,…

Tina, Petula, Ray et al tape ‘The Big T.N.T. Show’ (1965)

November 29, 1965 - The Ronettes, Ike & Tina Turner, Petula Clark, Bo Diddley, Donovan, The Byrds, Roger Miller, The Lovin' Spoonful, Joan Baez, Ray Charles and more. They all take part in the taping of "The Big T.N.T. Show" concert at the Moulin Rouge in Los Angeles, California More Info

Parlophone publish ‘Gorillaz’ by virtual band Gorillaz, fully written by Damon Albarn (2001)

'Gorillaz' is the virtual band's eponymous debut studio album produced by Tom Girling, Jason Cox & Dan the Automator and released on March 26 , 2001 by Parlophone / Virgin.Track Listing : 1.Re-Hash (Damon Albarn) - 03:37 . 2.5/4 (Damon Albarn) - 02:39 . 3.Tomorrow Comes Today (Damon Albarn) - 03:12 . 4.New Genius (Brother) (Damon Albarn, Odetta Gordon) - 03:57 . . 5.Clint Eastwood (Damon…

His Wish List

From 'Give Me The Moonlight, Give Me The Girl' to 'Give Me A Break' , we have mixed 14 'Men Songs' tunes around the theme of 'His Christmas List'. It has Frank Galan , Bo Diddley, Noro Morales & His Orchestra, Ernie Johnson and many more.

Sympathy For The Devil

Starting and ending with 'Sympathy For The Devil' made famous by The Rolling Stones, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has David Bowie, Bryan Ferry, Brian Poole, Steve Rowland And The Family Dogg and many more.

Crossroads

Starting and ending with 'Crossroads' made famous by Cream, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has The Nashville Teens, The Doors, Will Bradley Trio, The Doors and many more.