Mick Taylor sits in with the Grateful Dead (1988)

September 24, 1988 - Grateful Dead plus many guests - Suzanne Vega, Bruce Hornsby, Mick Taylor & more - give a special benefit concert to help Greenpeace's action towards the world’s tropical rain forest at Madison Square Garden in…

Happy Birthday Bruce Hornsby

November 23, 1954 - Bruce Randall Hornsby simply known as Bruce Hornsby, American singer and pianist is 66. Happy Birthday Sir Bruce Hornsby is one of the many artists billed at " Woodstock 99 West Stage" in Rome, NY >> 61 MINUTES…

Five Concerts with Jack Bruce

Jack Bruce who passed away today (in 2014) was a remarkable Scottish musician whose career spanned over more than 50 years.The eighth (according to Rolling Stone readers but you can dispute it) greatest bassist of all time. A vocalist. A…

We remember Jack Bruce. ‘Big Bass Man’

This day (October 25, 2014), in Suffolk, died Jack Bruce an English vocalist, bass guitarist and founding member of Cream.Digest Tracklist : Spectrum Road Featuring Jack Bruce, Cindy Blackman Santana, Vernon Reid And John Medeski. . Born…

Happy Birthday John Mayer

October 16, 1977 - John Clayton Mayer simply known as John Mayer, American singer, songwriter & guitarist is 43. Happy Birthday SirJohn Mayer 's 'Room for Squares' is his debut studio album released on June 5, 2001 by Aware / Columbia…

The Rolling Stones rock the Garden (1972)

July 25, 1972 - "Stones Touring Party" tour with The The Rolling Stones (featuring Mick Taylor) to support the release of "Exile on Main Street" stops at Madison Square Garden in New-York City<img…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 29/52

Warren Haynes, Mick Taylor, John Mayer, Johnny Winter, Albert King, Vernon Reid, Joe Perry, Brian May, Tommy Iommi, Prince, Slash, Stone GossardThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 412 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are…

Happy Birthday Suzanne Vega

July 11, 19** - Miss Suzanne Vega, American singer-songwriter is @)_!. Happy Birthday Miss Grateful Dead plus many guests - Suzanne Vega, Bruce Hornsby, Mick Taylor & more - give a special benefit concert to help Greenpeace's action…

We Remember Brian Jones

July 3, 1969 - Lewis Brian Hopkin Jones simply known as Brian Jones, English musician, founder of the The Rolling Stones passed away aged 27. He is remembered.The The Rolling Stones' 'Let It Bleed' is their eighth album (the last with Brian…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 26/52

Chet Atkins, Stanley Jordan, Lee Ritenour, Mike Stern, Paco De Lucia, Al Di Meola, John Scofield, Pat Metheny, Steve Vai, Mick Taylor, Randy Bachman, Buckethead, John Frusciante, Angus Young, Ritchie Blackmore, Pete TownshendThey are the…

Singing Chuck Berry (Oldies)

To celebrate Chuck Berry - who passed away today four years ago - we have selected twelve "oldies" artists or bands who have performed songs that Berry made famous. They are Jimi Hendrix, Eddie Cochran, Johnny Rivers, George…

Happy Birthday Phil Lesh

March 15, 1940 - Philip Chapman Lesh simply known as Phil Lesh, bassist and co-founding member of the Grateful Dead, is 81. Happy Birthday, SirThe Grateful Dead 's 'Wake of the Flood' is a studio album (the first without founding member…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 09/52

Earl Klugh, Larry Carlton, John Mclaughlin, Al Di Meola, Joe Satriani, Jeff Healey, Popa Chubby, Carolyn Wonderland, Mick Taylor, Richie Sambora, Jerry Garcia, Fred FrithThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 303 Posts we publish…

We remember Chris Barber. ‘Barberism’

This day (March 2, 2021), in England, died Donald Christopher 'Chris' Barber, a British jazz and skiffle trombonistDigest Tracklist : Drinking Wine, Spo-De-O-Dee . w/ Lonnie Donegan – Just Good Fun . When You Wore A Tulip . Wild Cat Blues…