Happy birthday Mavis Staples. ‘The Mavis Singer’

This day (July 10, 1939 ), in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is born Mavis Staples, an American rhythm and blues and gospel singer, actress and civil rights activist who recorded with The Staple Singers, her family's band.Mavis StaplesTracklist : 1 . w/ Lake Street Dive - Everyday People (2020) 2 . Touch A Hand, Make A Friend (2019) 3 . No Time For Cryin (2018) 4 . If You're Ready (Come Go With…

Anti publish Mavis Staples’ fourteenth album : ‘One True Vine’ recorded with Jeff Tweedy (2013)

Mavis Staples ' 'One True Vine' is her fourteenth album recorded with Jeff Tweedy from Wilco and released on June 24, 2013 by Anti.1 . I Like the Things About Me (WFUV) 2 . I Like The Things About Me 3 . TD Jazz Festival 2013 4 . Far Celestial Shores (WFUV) 5 . You Are Not Alone 6 . One True Vine' Out Now! Track Listing : 1.Holy Ghost (Alan Sparhawk) - 02:42 . 2.Every Step (Jeff Tweedy) - 04:02 .…

Mavis Staples releases her eleventh album : ‘We’ll Never Turn Back’ produced by Ry Cooder (2007)

Mavis Staple's 'We'll Never Turn Back' is her eleventh studio album produced by Ry Cooder and released on April 24, 2007 by Anti- Records.Track Listing : 1.Down In Mississippi (J. B. Lenoir) - 04:57 . 2.Eyes On The Prize (Traditional) - 04:06 . 3.We Shall Not Be Moved (Traditional) - 04:31 . 4.In The Mississippi River (M. Jones) - 04:26 . 5.On My Way (Traditional) - 04:10 . 6.This Little Light Of…

Mavis Staples – Livin’ on a High Note

Released on February 19, 2016, "Livin' on a High Note" is the fourteenth (as a solo artist) album by Mavis StaplesTrack Listing : 1.Take Us Back (Benjamin Booker) - 03:15 . 2.Love And Trust - 03:19 . 3.If It'S A Light - 03:04 . 4.Action - 03:06 . 5.High Note (Valerie June) - 03:31 . 6.Don'T Cry - 02:48 . 7.Tomorrow (Aloe Blacc) - 03:20 . 8.Dedicated (M. Ward, Justin Vernon)- 03:55 . 9.History, Now…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 34/52

Jamie Cullum & Joss Stone, Amy Winehouse & The Specials, Mary J. Blige & Eve, Jessie J, Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj, Jennifer Lopez & Taylor Swift, Kenny Rogers & Sheena Easton, Etta James & Dr.John, Randy Crawford & Joe Sample, Mavis Staples & Jeff Tweedy, Usher, Valerie Simpson & Mike Stoller, George Benson & Marcus Miller, Santana, Herbie Hancock,…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 28/52

Paul McCartney & Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan & Tom Petty, Roger Mcguinn & Chris Hillman, John Mayer & Bob Weir, Eric Clapton, Steve Gadd, Marcus Miller, David Sanborn & Joe Sample, Mavis Staples & Jeff Tweedy, Louis Armstrong & Mahalia Jackson, Wayne Shorter & Santana, Gil Evans & Sting, George Benson & Al Jarreau, Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville, Tina…

This week In Soul Artists 28/52

Ray Charles, Rachelle Ferrell, Booker T. Jones, Mavis Staples, Lionel Richie, James Brown, Chaka Khan, Childish Gambino, Terence Trent D'Arby, Incognito , D'Angelo, Maceo Parker

This week In Singing Ladies 28/52

Toni Braxton, Katie Melua, Beth Hart, Linda Ronstadt, Mavis Staples, Christine Mcvie, Macy Gray, Suzanne Vega, Minnie Riperton, Storm Large, Ella Fitzgerald, Sade Adu

This week In Singing Ladies 25/52

Judy Garland, Janis Joplin, Roberta Flack, Jill Scott, Lana Del Rey, Mavis Staples, Ann Wilson, Syreeta Wright, Cyndi Lauper, Beyoncé, Diana Ross, Amy Winehouse

Singing Talking Heads

Cage The Elephant, Bonnie Raitt, The Lumineers, Widespread Panic, The Motet, Antibalas, The Roots, David Byrne, St Vincent, Angelique Kidjo, Mavis Staples, Yonder Mountain String Band, Florence and the Machine, Lotus

This week In One-Off Collaborations 49/52

Tom Jones & Janis Joplin, George Harrison & Eric Clapton, Chris Stapleton, Sheryl Crow & Brandon Flowers, Erykah Badu & Jimmy Cliff, James Taylor & Mavis Staples, Roy Orbison & Johnny Cash, Jon Bon Jovi & Bruce Springsteen, Roger Daltrey & David Gilmour, Joe Cocker & Eric Clapton, Linkin Park & Jay~Z, Artists United Against Apartheid, Simple Minds &…

Harmonizing veteran David Crosby embark young partners, among them Michael Teague of Snarky Puppy, for another trip toward Woodstock. Your weed or mine?

David Crosby's 'Here If You Listen' is his seventh album recorded with Becca Stevens, Michelle Willis and Michael Teague of Snarky Puppy and released on October 26, 2018 by BMG (Source David Crosby - Here If You Listen | Official Site)USA Today At age, 77, David Crosby is a “lion in winter” – sage in the ways of the world he serenades, with leonine hair and a history of stirring up trouble…

Roger Waters, Gregg Allman et al pay tribute to Levon Helm (2012)

October 3, 2012 - Warren Haynes, Gregg Allman, Mavis Staples, Bruce Hornsby, John Mayer, Joe Walsh, My Morning Jacket, Roger Waters and many more gather for "Love for Levon," a tribute to the recently departed Band's drummer, Levon Helm at Izod Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey

Happy Birthday Candy Dulfer. ‘Candy’s Date’

This day (September 19, 1969), in Amsterdam, Netherlands, is born Candy Dulfer, a Dutch smooth jazz alto saxophonist.Tracklist : 1 . Jammin' Tonight (2022) 2 . Ska Medley (2019) 3 . Funky bei Jazz am See (2018) 4 . Sax-A-GoGo (2017) 5 . Hey Now (2016) 6 . w/ Angie Stone – Living For The Love of You (2013) 7 . Hey Now (2011) 8 . Empire State Of Mind (2010) 9 . Lily Was Here (2009) 10 . w/ Funky…

Happy Birthday Jeff Tweedy

August 25, 1967 - Jeff Tweedy, American musician, singer, songwriter, member of Wilco is 55. Happy Birthday SirTracklist : 1 . Box Full Of Letters (1995, w/ Wilco) 2 . Don't Forget The Flowers (11/27/1996, Chicago, Il, w/ Wilco) 3 . Outtasite (Outta Mind, on "Letterman" 1997, w/ Wilco) 4 . On The Austin Music Network (w/ Jay Bennett, 1999) 5 . Im Always In Love (w/ Wilco, Rockpalast, 1999) 6 .…

We remember Dr John. ‘Doctor Who? Doctor John!’

This day (June 6, 2019), in , died Malcolm John 'Mac' Rebennack, Jr. a.k.a. Dr. John an American singer-songwriter, pianist and guitaristTracklist : 1 . The Monkey (2016) 2 . I Walk On Guilded Splinters (2013) 3 . Right Place Wrong Time (2012) 4 . w/ Johnny Winter - Junior Parker'S Tribute 5 . w/ The Lower 911 - At Celebrate Brooklyn! 6 . w/ Lou Reed - Perfect Day 7 . Mess Around 8 . w/ Etta…

We Remember Gregg Allman

May 27, 2017 - Mr.Gregory Lenoir Allman simply known as Gregg Allman, American singer-songwriter and musician, founding member of the Allman Brothers Band. passed away aged 52. He is remembered.Allman Brothers Band' s 'Eat a Peach' is their third studio album (the last with Duane Allman) produced by Tom Dowd and released on February 12, 1972 >> Allman Brothers Band 's 'Brothers and…

We Remember Donald Duck Dunn. ‘Just Our Duck’

This day (May 13, 2012), in Tokyo, Japan, died Donald Duck Dunn, an American bass guitarist and session musician.Digest Tracklist : Blues Brothers Band - Hold On I'M Coming . w/ Steve Cropper - Green Onions (2011) . Booker T & The Mg'S - Green Onions (2003) . Neil Young – The Dock Of The Bay (1993) . Blues Brothers Band - Last Night (1988) . Eric Clapton - She'S Waiting (1985) . Gerry…

Happy Birthday Judy Collins

May 1, 19** - Miss Judith Marjorie Judy Collins, American singer, of "Judy Blue Eyes" song fame is @)_!. Happy Birthday Miss Judy Collins is backed by Ken Bichel (kb), Corky Hale (harp, kb), Lou Volpe (g), Done Payne (b) & Warren Odes (d) plus Tom Bogdon, Dave Smith & Leslie Dorsey (bck voc) at Capitol Theatre in Passaic, NJ >> 97 MINUTES on RVM >> David Bromberg,…

Happy Birthday Joss Stone. ‘Precious Stone’

This day (April 11, 1987), in Dover, Kent, England, is born Jocelyn Eve Stoker a.k.a. Joss Stone a British soul singer.Digest Tracklist : Walk With Me (2021) . Piece Of My Heart (2020) . w/ Buddy Guy – Fever (2019) . Stuck On You (Jazzwoche, 2017) . Midnight Train To Georgia (At The Roundhouse 2016) . I Put a Spell on You (Luna Park, 2015) . Jet Lag (Jakarta, Java Jazz Festival 01-03-2013) . w/…

Happy Birthday Warren Haynes

April 6, 1960 - Warren Haynes, American guitarist, longtime member of the Allman Brothers and Gov't Mule is 61. Happy Birthday, Sir Dave Matthews Band have invited Bela Fleck, Jeff Coffin, Warren Haynes & Tim Reynolds to join them on stage at Madison Square Garden in New-York City >> 152 MINUTES on RVM >> the Tedeschi Trucks Band and Friends - that is Rita Coolidge, John Bell,…

Happy Birthday Emmylou Harris

April 2, 19** - Emmylou Harris, American singer, songwriter and musician is @)_!. Happy Birthday Miss Stray Cats, Levon Helm, B.B. King, Al Kooper, Don Was, k.d. lang, Bonnie Raitt, Emmylou Harris, The Byrds with Roger McGuinn, David Crosby & Chris Hillman, Bob Dylan plus Cindy Bullens (g), Wendy Melvoin (g), Lisa Coleman (kb), Tina Weymouth (b), Debbie Peterson (voc)and Carla Azar (d). They…

Happy Birthday Norah Jones. ‘The Divine In Miss Jones’

This day (March 30, 1979), in Denton, Texas (USA), is born Norah Jones, an American singer and musician.Digest Tracklist : Hurts To Be Alone (2020) . Begin Again (2019) . Flipside (2018) . Black Hole Sun (2017) . Day Breaks (on KCRW) . Everybody Needs A Best Friend (2014) . The life and times of Norah Jones . Just like a Woman (2013) . Happy Pills (2012) . Cry Cry Cry (2010) . Young Blood (2009)…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 12/52

Dean Martin . Tony Bennett, George Benson . Carlos Santana, Jeff Beck . Imelda May, Mavis Staples . Jonny Lang, Allman Brothers . Eric Clapton, Bruce Springsteen . Melissa Etheridge, Billy Joel . John Fogerty, Stevie Wonder . Chaka Khan, Dolly Parton . Elton John, John Denver . Glen Campbell, Jerry Garcia . David Grisman, Jorge Ben . Lucio DallaThey are the 12 one-off collaborations selected among…

Happy Birthday Ry Cooder. ‘Catch Up With Ry’

This day (March 15, 1947), in Los Angeles, California, is born Ryland Peter 'Ry' Cooder, an American guitarist, singer and composer.Tracklist : The Prodigal Son (2018) . Jesus on the mainline (2017) . w/ Lenny Kravitz - When The Levee Breaks . w/ Ali Farka Tour - Goye Kur . Buena Vista Social - Official Movie Trailer . w/ David Lindley - Jesus on The Main Line (1995) . Little Village -The Late…

Happy Birthday James Taylor

March 12, 1948 - James Taylor, American singer & composer, of 'You've Got a Friend' fame is 73. Happy Birthday, SirJames Taylor 'Mud Slide Slim and the Blue Horizon' feat. 'You've Got a Friend' is his third studio album released on March 16, 1971 by Warner Bros. >>James Taylor's 'JT' is his eighth studio album produced by Peter Asher recorded between March 15–April 24, 1977 and released…

The Staple Singers shoot a film in Ghana (1971)

March 6, 1971 - The Staple Singers - that is Mavis Staples leading plus father Pops, sister Cleotha and brother Pervis - backed by Steve Cropper, Donald Duck Dunn and Al Jackson, Jr. are in Ghana for a special film project.

Paul, Jackson, Emmylou et al celebrate Joan Baez (2016)

January 27, 2016 - David Bromberg, Jackson Browne, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Judy Collins, David Crosby, Emmylou Harris, Paul Simon, Mavis Staples, Richard Thompson and more. They will all celebrate Joan Baez Birthday at the Beacon Theatre in New York City

This week In Soul Artists 03/52

Etta James, Wilson Pickett, Parliament Funkadelic, Jackie Wilson, Aretha Franklin, Mavis Staples, Whitney Houston, Incognito, Erykah Badu . The Roots, Temptations, Corinne Bailey Rae, Sade. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 286 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Etta James . Midnight Hour (w/ BB King . Stevie Ray…

This week In Singing Ladies 03/52

Sade, Lana Del Rey, Mavis Staple . Valerie June, Ana Tijoux, Corinne Bailey Rae, Tracy Chapman, Gloria Estefan, Kacey Musgraves, Dolly Parton, Anita O'Day, Elis Regina They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 286 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Sade . Nothing Can Come Between Us Lifted from : Happy Birthday Sade Adu.…

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…

This week In New Music Videos 05

Every day we watch tons of videos. Among them we have selected, for the week, twelve brand new songs that caught our interest and liking.They are by The Chemical Brothers, Gang Of Four, The Claypool Lennon Delirium, Sara Bareilles, Ben Platt, Samm Henshaw, Yola, Mavis Staples, Murray A. Lightburn, Helado Negro, Benny Sings, James Blake Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

Van Morrison – Duets: Re-Working The Catalogue

Released on March 24, 2015, "Duets: Re-Working The Catalogue" is the thirty fith album by Van Morrison duetting with Bobby Womack, Steve Winwood, Joss Stone, Gregory Porter, Taj Mahal, Mark Knopfler, Mick Hucknall, Natalie Cole, Michael Bublé, George Benson and more.Track Listing : 1.Some Peace Of Mind (Van Morrison) - 05:14 . 2.If I Ever Needed Someone (Van Morrison) - 03:49 . 3.Higher Than The…

Stoned

From 'Let's Go Get Stoned' to 'Queen Of Diamonds', we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Stones'. It has Muddy Waters, Janis Joplin, Dinah Washington, John Scofield and many more.