John Lennon releases his seventh and final album : ‘Double Fantasy’ recorded with Yoko Ono (1980)

John Lennon's 'Double Fantasy' is the seventh and final studio album recorded with Yoko Ono, co-produced with Jack Douglas and released on November 17, 1980 by Geffen.1 . Just Like Starting Over (Official Video) 2 . Watching The Wheels (Official Video) Track Listing : 1. Starting Over (John Lennon) - 03:56 . 2.Kiss Kiss Kiss (Yoko Ono) - 02:41 . 3.Cleanup Time (John Lennon) - 02:58 . 4.Give Me…

John Lennon releases his fourth album : ‘Mind Games’ (1973)

John Lennon's 'Mind Games' is his fourth studio album (his first self-produced) recorded in New York and released on October 29, 1973 by Apple.Track Listing : 1.Mind Games (John Lennon) - 04:13 . 2.Tight A$ (John Lennon) - 03:37 . 3.Aisumasen (I'M Sorry) (John Lennon) - 04:44 . 4.One Day (At A Time) (John Lennon) - 03:09 . 5.Bring On The Lucie (Freda Peeple) (John Lennon) - 04:12 . 6.Nutopian…

John Lennon releases ‘Walls and Bridges,’ his fifth solo album featuring ‘Whatever Gets You thru the Night’ and ‘#9 Dream’ (1974)

John Lennon's 'Walls and Bridges' is his fifth studio album released by Apple Records on September 26, 1974.Track Listing : 1.Going Down On Love (John Lennon) - 03:54 . 2.Whatever Gets You Thru The Night (John Lennon) - 03:28 . 3.Old Dirt Road (John Lennon, Harry Nilsson) - 04:11 . 4.What You Got (John Lennon) - 03:09 . 5.Bless You (John Lennon) - 04:38 . 6.Scared (John Lennon) - 04:36 . 7.#9…

John Lennon takes the Plastic Ono Band to Toronto (1969)

September 13, 1969 - John Lennon and the Plastic Ono Band - that is Eric Clapton (g, voc), Klaus Voorman (b), Alan White (d) and Yoko ono (bck voc) -are a last minute addition to the "Toronto Rock and Roll Revival Festival" at Varsity Stadium in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

John Lennon releases his second solo album : ‘Imagine’ featuring the title track plus ‘Jealous Guy’ (1971)

John Lennon 's 'Imagine' is his second studio album co-produced with Phil Spector and released on September 9, 1971 by Apple1 . Jealous Guy (w/ The Flux Fiddlers) 2 . It's So Hard ("Mike Douglas Show" '72) Track Listing : 1.Imagine (John Lennon, Yoko Ono) - 03:01 . 2.Crippled Inside (John Lennon) - 03:47 . 3.Jealous Guy (John Lennon) - 04:14 . 4.It'S So Hard (John Lennon) - 02:25 . 5.I Don'T…

John Lennon releases his sixth solo album : ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll’ featuring ‘Stand by Me’ (1975)

John Lennon's 'Rock 'n' Roll' is his sixth studio album produced (in part) by Phil Spector and released on February 17, 1975 by Apple.Track Listing : 1.Be-Bop-A-Lula (Tex Davis, Gene Vincent) - 02:39 . 2.Stand By Me (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Ben E. King) - 03:26 . 3.Rip It Up / Ready Teddy (Robert 'Bumps' Blackwell, John Marascalco) - 01:33 . 4.You Can'T Catch Me (Chuck Berry) - 04:51 . 5.Ain'T…

Apple publish John Lennon’s debut solo album : ‘John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band’ featuring ‘Working Class Hero’ and ‘Mother’ (1970)

'John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band' feat. 'Working Class Hero' is Lennon's debut solo studio album released on December 11, 1970 by Apple.Track Listing : 1.Mother (John Lennon) - 05:34 . 2.Hold On (John Lennon) - 01:52 . 3.I Found Out (John Lennon) - 03:37 . 4.Working Class Hero (John Lennon) - 03:48 . 5.Isolation (John Lennon) - 02:51 . 6.Remember (John Lennon) - 04:33 . 7.Love (John Lennon) -…

We remember John Lennon. ‘Slices Of Lennon’

This day (December 8, 1980), in Manhattan, New York, died Mr.John Winston Lennon a.k.a John Lennon, British singer, songwriter, co-founder of The BeatlesTracklist : 1 . Royal Show (w/ The Beatles, 1963) 2 . At Ready,Steady,GO! (1964) 3 . Live At Circus Krone-Bau (w/ The Beatles, 1966) 4 . Revolution (w/ The Beatles) 5 . Don’t Let Me Down (w/ The Beatles) 6 . You Make Me Dizzy Miss Lizzy…

Singing Lennon

Kat Edmonson, Bryan Ferry, David Gilmour, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Arcade Fire, Juanes, A Ha, Marianne Faithfull, Ringo Starr, Queen, Paul Weller, Al Green, Lou Reed

John, Yoko, Stevie & Roberta play a benefit at MSG (1972)

August 30, 1972 - Stevie Wonder, Roberta Flack, John Lennon (kb, g) and Yoko Ono (kb) plus the Plastic Ono Elephants Memory Band - that is Stan Bronstein (s), Wayne "Tex" Gabriel (g), John Ward (b), Gary Van Scyoc (b), Jim Kellner (d), Rick Frank (d) & Adam Ippolito (kb) - will give a special concert for handicapped children at Madison Square Garden in New-York City

Decca publish John Mayall’s first studio album : ‘Blues Breakers’ recorded with Eric Clapton (1966)

John Mayall's 'Blues Breakers' is his first studio album recorded with ex-Yardbird Eric Clapton and (released on July 22, 1966 by Decca.1 . Have you heard about my baby (part 1) 2 . Have you heard about my baby (part 2) Track Listing : 1.All Your Love (Otis Rush) - 03:38 . 2.Hideaway / The Walk (Freddie King/Sonny Thompson / Jimmy Mccracklin) - 03:17 . 3.Little Girl (John Mayall) - 02:36 .…

Happy Birthday John Fogerty

May 28, 1945 - John Fogerty, American musician, singer and frontman of Creedence Clearwater Revival is 76. Happy Birthday SirCreedence Clearwater Revival 's 'Pendulum is their sixth studio album fully writtenand produced by John Fogerty and released on December 7, 1970 by Fantasy Records >> Creedence Clearwater Revival's 'Green River' feat. 'Bad Moon Rising' is their third studio album…

Happy Birthday Sir Elton John. ‘Rocket John (It Still Is A Long Long Time)’

This day (March 25, 1947), in Pinner, Middlesex, England, is born Reginald Kenneth Dwight better known as Elton John, English singer, composer and pianistDigest Tracklist : Your Song (BBC, 1970) . Levon (BBC, 11971) . Rocket Man (Royal Festival Hall, 1972) . Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (TOTP, 1973) . Daniel (Watford, 1974) . Pinball Wizard (Dodger Stadium, 1975) . Don't Go Breaking My Heart (w/…

Medeski Martin & Wood and John Scofield record ‘Out Louder’ (2006)

'Out Louder' by Medeski Martin & Wood & John Scofield is a collaboration album recorded in January 2006 and released on September 26, 2006 By Indirecto Records.Track Listing : 1.Little Walter Rides Again (John Scofield) – 03:55 . 2.Miles Behind (John Medeski, John Scofield, Billy Martin, Chris Wood) - 02:53 . 3.In Case The World Changes Its Mind (John Medeski, John Scofield, Billy…

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 ’60s Throwback’ 09/12

Marvin Gaye, The Doors, Johnny Cash, June Carter, José Feliciano, The Turtles, Billy Preston, John Lennon, Plastic Ono Band, Isaac Hayes, Bee Gees, Jimi Hendrix, The Byrds, Johnny Mathis

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 35/52

New Riders of the Purple Sage, The Who, Southside Johnny, The B 52's, Richie Furay, Peter Frampton, Pat Benatar, Grateful Dead, John Lennon, Marvin Gaye, Leonard Cohen, Iggy Pop

This week In Collaborations 31/52

Ibrahim Ferrer & Omara Portuondo, Billy Joel & Boyz Ii Men, Bob Dylan, Keith Richards & Ron Wood, George Harrison, Eric Clapton & Leon Russell , John Lennon & Paul Mccartney, Larry Coryell & Murali Coryell, Sachal Jazz Ensemble & Wynton Marsalis , George Duke & Billy Cobham, Carlos Santana & Jerry Garcia, Liza Minnelli & Pet Shop Boys, Lang Lang &…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 23/52

George Harrison & Eric Clapton, Frank Zappa, John Lennon & Yoko Ono, Journey, Albert King & Luther Allison, Grace Potter & Warren Haynes, Imelda May & Jeff Beck, Ariana Grande & Chris Martin, Joan Baez & Bob Dylan, Little Feat, Emmylou Harris & Bonnie Raitt, Sharon Jones & Susan Tedeschi, Luciano Pavarotti & Eurythmics, My Morning Jacket & Boston Pops…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 16/52

The J. Geils Band, Peter Frampton, John Lennon, Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, ABBA, Richie Havens, Dr. John, Bob Marley, The Wailers, Paul McCartney, Grateful Dead, Blondie

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 49/52

The Who, Black Sabbath, Paul McCartney, Wings, John Lennon, Jackson Browne, Roy Orbison, Tom Waits, Frank Zappa, Wayne County, The Electric Chairs, Devo, Cheap Trick, Eagles

This week In One-Off Collaborations 48/52

Bono, The Edge & Beyonce, Natalie Imani & John Legend, Joss Stone & Natasha Bedingfield, Etta James & John Mayall, The Who & Noel Gallagher, Florence Welch & The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney & Eric Clapton, Elton John & John Lennon, Bonnie Raitt & Jackson Browne, John Mayer & Chris Botti, Chick Corea & Woody Allen, Bette Midler, Goldie Hawn & Diane…

Me:nu Du Jour November 28 (EN.FR.ES)

>> EN FRANCAIS | >> EN ESPAÑOLTODAY We Listen To The Blues Brothers, Parliament, Yes, Carly Simon, The Jam, Queen Latifah, Happy Mondays, Freddie Hubbard, Stanley Turrentine, Oscar Peterson, Dizzy Gillespie, Lester Young We Celebrate Randy Newman, Gato Barbieri We Watch Candy Dulfer, Elton John, John Lennon, Michael Jackson, Lionel Richie, Bruce Springsteen, Jethro…

Sarah Vaughan ends the recording of ‘A Time in My Life’ (1971)

Sarah Vaughan's 'A Time in My Life' is a studio album (arranged by Ernie Wilkins and recorded between November 16 and 26, 1971 and released in 1972 By Mainstream.1 . Sweet Gingerbread Man (w/ Michel Legrand, 1972) 2 . If You Could See Me Now (Live) Track Listing : 1.Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) (Marvin Gaye, James Nyx) - 04:08 . 2.Imagine (John Lennon) - 04:36 . 3.Sweet Gingerbread…

Parlophone publish ‘With the Beatles,’ their second album featuring ‘All My Loving’ ‘I Wanna Be Your Man’ and ‘Money (That’s What I Want)’ (1963)

'With The Beatles' feat. "All My Loving" "I Wanna Be Your Man" etc; is their second studio album released on November 22 , 1963 by Parlophone.1 . Till There Was You (Live) 2 . Till There Was You (Royal Variety Performance) 3 . Please Mr. Postman 4 . Roll Over Beethoven (Live ) 5 . Money (That's What I Want) (Live) Track Listing : 1.It Won'T Be Long (Lennon–Mccartney) - 02:13 . 2.All I'Ve…

The Beatles release ‘The Beatles,’ their ninth eponymous album also called ‘The White Album’ (1968)

'The Beatles' is their ninth eponymous studio album also called 'the White Album' produced by George Martin and released on November 22, 1968 by Apple. 1 . Revolution Track Listing : 1.Back In The U.S.S.R. (Lennon–Mccartney) - 02:43 . 2.Dear Prudence (Lennon–Mccartney) - 03:56 . 3.Glass Onion (Lennon–Mccartney) - 02:17 . 4.Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da (Lennon–Mccartney) - 03:08 . 5.Wild Honey Pie…

Paul Desmond records ‘Summertime,’ an album for CTI (1969)

Paul Desmond's 'Summertime' is an album recorded on October 10, 16 & 24, November 5 & 20 and December 26, 1968 and released in 1969 By Cti.1 . Emily 2 . Someday My Prince Will Come (w/ Dave Brubeck Trio) Track Listing : 1.Samba (Struttin') With Some Barbeque (Louis Armstrong, Don Raye) - 04:26 . 2.Olvidar (Don Sebesky) - 05:33 . 3.Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da (John Lennon, Paul Mccartney) - 02:12…

Apple publish Ringo Starr’s fourth album : ‘Goodnight Vienna’ (1974)

Ringo Starr's 'Goodnight Vienna' is his fourth studio album featuring among others Billy Preston, Robbie Robertson, Harry Nilsson and released on November 15 , 1974 by Apple.1 . Only You Track Listing : 1. Goodnight Vienna (John Lennon) - 02:35 . 2.Occapella (Allen Toussaint) - 02:55 . 3.Oo-Wee (Richard Starkey, Vini Poncia) - 03:45 . 4.Husbands And Wives (Roger Miller) - 03:34 . 5.Snookeroo…

Polydor publish Siouxsie and The Banshees’ debut album : ‘The Scream’ (1978)

Siouxsie and The Banshees' 'The Scream' is their debut studio album co-produced with Steve Lillywhite and released on November 13, 1978 by Polydor1 . Pure + Switch 2 . Jigsaw Feeling (Live, 1979) 3 . Jigsaw Feeling 4 . Overground ("Oxford Road Show," 1982) 5 . Carcass (1977) 6 . Helter Skelter 7 . Metal Postcard 8 . Metal Postcard 9 . Nicotine Stain (Koko, 2009)) 10 . Suburban Relapse (Live,…