A&M publish Carpenters’ sixth album : ‘Horizon’ featuring ‘Solitaire’ (1975)

Carpenters' 'Horizon' is their sixth album produced by Richard & Karen Carpenter and released on June 6, 1975 by A&M1 . Only Yesterday 2 . Please Mr Postman 3 . Please Mr Postman 4 . In Concert at the New London Theatre (1976) Track Listing : 1.Aurora (Richard Carpenter, John Bettis) - 01:32 . 2.Only Yesterday (Richard Carpenter, John Bettis) - 04:11 . 3.Desperado (Don Henley, Glenn…

A&M publish ‘Carpenters,’ their eponymous third album featuring ‘Superstar’ (1971)

'Carpenters' feat. 'Superstar' is their eponymous third studio album released on May 14, 1971 by A&M.Track Listing : 1.Rainy Days And Mondays (Roger Nichols, Paul Williams) - 03:40 . 2.Saturday (John Bettis, Richard Carpenter) - 01:20 . 3.Let Me Be The One (Roger Nichols, Paul Williams) - 02:25 . 4.(A Place To) Hideaway (Randy Sparks) - 03:40 . 5.For All We Know (Fred Karlin, Arthur James,…

A&M release The Carpenters’ fifth album : ‘Now & Then’ (1973)

The Carpenters' 'Now & Then' is their fifth album featuring Karen Carpenter as a drummer on almost all tracks and released on May 1, 1973 by A&MTrack Listing : 1.Sing (Joe Raposo) - 03:20 . 2.This Masquerade (Leon Russell) - 04:50 . 3.Heather (Johnny Pearson) - 02:47 . 4.Jambalaya / Dead Man'S Curve / Johnny Angel / The Night Has A Thousand Eyes / Our Day Will Come / One Fine Day ( .…

On TV today, The Carpenters at ‘The Tonight Show’ (1977)

January 27, 1977 - you do not want to miss the Carpenters chatting and singing at "The Tonight Show" hosted by Steve Martin on NBC <img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/Horizon_Carpenters_-RVM-SMALL.jpg' alt='Carpenters' 'Horizon'' width='190' height='161'/><img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/The-Carpenters-Now-Then-RVM-SMALL.jpg' alt='The…

As we wish today a happy birthday to Richard Carpenter, the time is perfect for a ‘Carpenters At their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, American musician and singer Richard Carpenter a Happy 74th Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : The Carpenters CREDITSPhoto : Erica FelicianoAudio : We've Only Just Begun . Close to You . Superstar . Rainy Days and Mondays . Top of the World . Yesterday Once More . Merry Christmas Darling . Please Mr. Postman . Sleigh Ride . Goodbye to Love . Video…

A&M publish The Carpenters’ second album : ‘Close To You’ featuring ‘We’ve Only Just Begun’ (1970)

The Carpenters' 'Close to You' is their second studio album featuring '(They Long to Be) Close to You' and 'We've Only Just Begun,' produced by Jack Daugherty and released on August 19, 1970 by A&MTrack Listing : 1.We'Ve Only Just Begun (Roger Nichols, Paul Williams) - 03:04 . 2.Love Is Surrender (Ralph Carmichael) - 01:59 . 3.Maybe It'S You (John Bettis, Richard Carpenter) - 03:09 . 4.Reason…

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 .…

This week In Singing Ladies 23/52

Annie Lennox, Whitney Houston, Karen Carpenter, Joan Baez, Natalie Cole, Alicia Keys, Brandy, Peggy Lee, Joss Stone, Diana Krall, Heart, Imelda May<

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 20/52

Elton John, Uriah Heep, David Bowie, Cher, Tina Turner, Talking Heads, Paul McCartney, Billy Joel, Bee Gees, Donna Summer, Carpenters, Elton John, Randy Newman

Happy Birthday Burt Bacharach. ‘Anyone Who Has A Burt’

This day (May 12, 1928), in Kansas City, Missouri, is born Burt Bacharach, an American pianist, composer and music producer. Digest Tracklist : That's What Friends Are For (Glastonbury 2015) . Walk On By & A Little Prayer (2009) . Any Day Now (2008) . w/ Adele - Baby It'S You (2008) . w/ Rufus Wainwright - Kentucky bluebird (2005) . w/ Ronald Isley - Alfie (2004) . w/ Dionne Warwick -…

This week In Singing Ladies 18/52

Rita Coolidge, Adele, Esperanza Spalding, Basia, Joni Mitchell, Karen Carpenter, Judy Collins, Joan Armatrading, Thelma Houston, k.d. lang, Christina Aguilera, Chaka Khan

We Remember Karen Carpenter

February 4, 1983 - Karen Carpenter, American singer, one half of The Carpenters, died at 32 in California from a heart failure caused by an eating disorder. She is remembered.Carpenters' 'Horizon' is their sixth album produced by Richard & Karen Carpenter and released on June 6, 1975 by A&M >> The Carpenters' 'Now & Then' is their fifth album featuring Karen Carpenter as a…

This week In Singing Ladies 05/52

Sharleen Spiteri, Karen Carpenter, Melody Gardot, Diana Krall, Julia Holter, Caro Emerald, Miley Cyrus . Melanie Safka, Brandi Carlile, Norah Jones, Agnes Obel, Lisa Stansfield, Madeleine Peyroux They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 323 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Sharleen Spiteri . Say What You Want (w/ Texas)…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 03/52

Warren Zevon, T. Rex, 10cc, David Gates, Lou Reed, MC5, Jackson Browne, Carpenters, Bob Dylan, Deep Purple, David Bowie, Harry Nilsson They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 286 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Warren Zevon . Night Time in the Switching Yard Lifted from : Warren Zevon releases his third album .…

This week In Singing Ladies 51/52

Kylie Minogue, Judy Garland, Karen Carpenter, Linda Ronstadt, Samantha Fish, Christina Aguilera, Cesaria Evora, Rihanna, Gianna Nannini, Heather Nova, Tarja Turunen, Maria Callas They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 267 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Kylie Minogue . Santa Baby Lifted from : Kylie Minogue closes her…

This week In Singing Ladies 42/52

Amy Winehouse, Andra Day, Anita Baker, Diana Krall, Alanis Morissette, Jessie J, Esperanza Spalding, Sarah McLachlan, Carpenters, Julie London, Lady Gaga, Lisa Fischer They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 400 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Amy Winehouse . Stronger Than Me Lifted from : Amy Winehouse releases her…

Ev’ry Time She Sings Goodbye

From 'Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye' to 'Pra Dizer Adeus (Time To Say Goodbye)', we have mixed 19 'Jazz & Latin Musics' tunes around the theme of 'Ladies Singing Goodbye'. It has Sylvie Vartan, Leila Pinheiro, Rita Pavone, Marcia and many more.

Tomorrow is Another Day

From 'Never On Sunday' to 'Nunca en Domingo', we have mixed 19 'Jazz with Some Latin Music and a Bit of Pop' tunes around the theme of 'Week Days'. It has Gerry Mulligan & Ben Webster , Elis Regina, Sonny Criss, Keny Burrell and many more.