This week In Guitar Virtuosi 18/52

Yngwie Malmsteen, Larry Coryell, John Mayer, Derek Trucks, Eric Clapton, Joe Bonamassa, Nels Cline, Jeff Beck, Brad Whitford, Joe Satriani, Richie Faulkner, Rick Derringer

Steely Dan release their fourth album : ‘Katy Lied,’ their first to feature Michael McDonald (1975)

Steely Dan's 'Katy Lied' is their fourth album (and the first to feature Michael McDonald) released in March 1975 by ABC.Track Listing : 1.Black Friday (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) - 03:33 . 2.Bad Sneakers (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) - 03:16 . 3.Rose Darling (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) - 02:59 . 4.Daddy Don'T Live In That New York City No More (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) - 03:12 . 5.Doctor…

Todd Rundgren releases ‘Something/Anything?’ his third (and his first double) album (1972)

Todd Rundgren's 'Something/Anything?' is his third (and his first double) album released in February 1972 by BearsvilleTrack Listing : 1.I Saw The Light (Todd Rundgren) - 02:56 . 2.It Wouldn'T Have Made Any Difference (Todd Rundgren) - 03:50 . 3.Wolfman Jack (Todd Rundgren) - 02:54 . 4.Cold Morning Light (Todd Rundgren) - 03:55 . 5.It Takes Two To Tango (Todd Rundgren) - 02:41 . 6.Sweeter…

Atlantic publish Bette Midler’s third album : ‘Songs for the New Depression’ (1976)

Bette Midler's 'Songs for the New Depression' is her third studio album released on January 8, 1976 by Atlantic Records. Track Listing : 1.Strangers In The Night (Bert Kaempfert, Charles Singleton, Eddie Snyder) - 03:22 . 2.I Don'T Want The Night To End (Phoebe Snow) - 03:53 . 3.Mr. Rockefeller (Jerry Blatt, Bette Midler) - 04:05 . 4.Old Cape Cod (Claire Rothrock, Allan Jeffrey, Milton Yakus) -…

As we wish John Paul Jones, Led Zeppelin bassist, a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Led Zeppelin at their bests’ post

As we wish, today, English bassist John Paul Jones a 'Happy Birthday,' here is the perfect time to list the 'BESTS' of his band : Led Zeppelin CREDITSPhoto : vinylmeisterAudio : Stairway to Heaven . Immigrant Song . Whole Lotta Love . Black Dog . Rock and Roll . Kashmir . Good Times Bad Times . Dazed and Confused . Ramble On . Babe I'm Gonna Leave You . Video : Whole Lotta Love (1997) . Immigrant…

Steely Dan release their seventh album : ‘Gaucho’ featuring ‘Hey Nineteen’ (1980)

Steely Dan's 'Gaucho' feat. 'Hey Nineteen' is their seventh studio album released on November 21, 1980 by Mca.Track Listing : 1.Babylon Sisters (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) - 05:55 . 2.Hey Nineteen (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) - 05:10 . 3.Glamour Profession (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) - 07:29 . 4.Gaucho Walter Becker, Donald Fagen, Keith Jarrett) - 05:32 . 5.Time Out Of Mind (Walter Becker,…

Columbia publish Barbra Streisand’s twenty-third album : ‘Emotion’ (1984)

Barbra Streisand's 'Emotion' is her twenty-third studio album released on October 9, 1984 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Emotion (Peter Bliss) - 04:58 . 2.Make No Mistake, He'S Mine (Kim Carnes ) - 04:10 . 3.Time Machine (Maurice White, Martin George Page, Brian Fairweather) - 04:56 . 4.Best I Could (Bobby Whiteside, Richard Parker) - 04:21 . 5.Left In The Dark (Jim Steinman) - 07:13 . 6.Heart…

This week In ‘Hard & Metal Throwback’ 38/52

Black Sabbath, Ozzy Osbourne, Deftones, Mötley Crüe, Guns N' Roses, Metallica, KISS, AC/DC, TOOL, Sammy Hagar, Megadeth, Rick Derringer They are the 'Hard . Metal Throwback' artists selected among the 385 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Black Sabbath . War Pigs Lifted from : Black Sabbath release 'Paranoid' featuring the title…

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…

We remember Johnny Winter. ‘Johnny Was Good’

This day (July 16, 2014), in Zurich (Switzerland), died John Dawson 'Johnny' Winter III a.k.a. Johnny Winter American blues guitarist and singer.Digest Tracklist : Dust My Broom (2012) . Full Concert Bonn (2007) . Classic Interview With Dave Lawrence (2011) . w/ Muddy Waters, John Lee Hooker - I Just Wanna Make Love To You . Johnny Winter Stranger Blues (1991) . Sound The Bell (1987) . Hideaway…