Mercury publish ‘Strong Persuader’ by The Robert Cray Band, Cray’s fifth album (1986)

The Robert Cray Band's 'Strong Persuader' is Cray's fifth studio album produced by Bruce Bromberg and Dennis Walker and released on November 17, 1986 by Mercury / Hightone1 . Smoking Gun 2 . Smoking Gun 3 . I Guess I Showed Her 4 . Guess I Showed Her (Teatro Vorterix, Buenos Aires, 28/07/2019) 5 . Right Next Door 6 . Right Next Door (Live) 7 . Nothin' But A Woman 8 . Nothin But A Woman (Teatro…

Chuck Berry records ‘Hail! Hail! Rock ‘n’ Roll,’ a live album with Keith Richards, Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Etta James and more (1986)

Chuck Berry's 'Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll is a live album recorded on October 6 and 16, 1986 with Keith Richards, Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Etta James and many more guests and released in October, 1987 by Mca.1 . Hail! Hail! Rock'n'Roll (Pt.1/2) (w/ Robbie Robertson) 2 . Hail! Hail! Rock'n'Roll (Pt.2/2) (w/ Robbie Robertson) 3 . Too Much Monkey Business (w/ Keith Richards & Robert Cray)…

Robert Cray goes live at WFUV (2012)

September 18, 2012 - you do not want to miss the Robert Cray Band live from Studio A at WFUV in New-York City<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/The-Robert-Cray-Band-–-4-Nights-Of-40-Years-Live-RVJ-SMALL.jpg' alt='The Robert Cray Band - 4 Nights Of 40 Years Live' width='190' height='161'/>

Robert Cray releases ‘Live From Across The Pond,’ his first live album recorded at Royal Albert Hall in London (2006)

Robert Cray's 'Live From Across The Pond' is his first live album released on September 12, 2006 by Vanguard Records.1 . Poor Johnny 2 . Phone Booth 3 . The Last Time (I Get Burned Like This) 4 . Right Next Door (Because Of Me) 5 . Right Next Door 6 . The Things You Do To Me (Béjar, Sa, 13/07/2013]) 7 . Twenty (Crossroads, 2007) 8 . Twenty 9 . Back Door Slam 10 . Back Door Slam 11 . Time Makes…

Robert Cray releases ‘4 Nights Of 40 Years Live’ to celebrate his 40 years of performing (2015)

Robert Cray’s ‘4 Nights Of 40 Years Live’ is a double live album celebrating his 40 years of performing, released on August 28, 2015 by Provogue.1 . I'll Always Remember You (7/20/14, Music Center At Strathmore, Bethesda, MD 2 . Won't Be Coming Home (Bing Lounge) 3 . Sitting On Top Of The World (Ithaca, NY, March 13, 2015 4 . Love Gone To Waste 5 . Bad Influence (Live) 6 . These Things 7 . Right…

Robert Cray releases ‘This Time’ (2009)

Robert Cray's'This Time' is a studio (his first in four years) album released on August 11, 2009 by Vanguard Records, Nozzle Records.1 . Chicken In The Kitchen 2 . I Can't Fail 3 . Love (2009) 4 . That's What Keeps Me Rockin' (Mountain Stage 'On The Road' In Bristol, Tn) 5 . Trouble And Pain (Mountain Stage 'On The Road' In Bristol, Tn) 6 . Chicken In The Kitchen (Jay Leno, 2010) 7 . Love 2009…

Happy Birthday Robert Cray. ‘Cray One (More)’

This day (August 1, 1953), in Columbus, Georgia, is born Robert Cray, an American blues guitarist and singer.Tracklist : 1 . Shiver (2019) 2 . I'll Always Remember You (2018) 3 . You Must Believe in Yourself (2017) 4 . Time Makes Two (2015) 5 . Poor Johnny (2013) 6 . I'm Done Cryin' (2012) 7 . Smoking Gun 8 . Sittin On Top Of The World (2008) 9 . Will You Think Of Me (2000) 10 . There'S Nothing…

Robert Cray releases his third live album : ‘Cookin’ In Mobile’ recorded in Mobile, Alabama (2010)

Robert Cray's 'Cookin' In Mobile' is his third live album recorded at Saenger Theatre in Mobile Alabama and released on July 27, 2010 by Vanguard Records.1 . Our Last Time 2 . Love (2009) 3 . Sittin on Top of the World (Montreux Jazz Festival, 2008) 4 . The One In The Middle 5 . Smoking Gun 6 . Time Makes Two (w/ The Robert Cray Band, 2010) Track listing : 1.Our Last Time (John Hanes, Jim Pugh)…

The Robert Cray Band is at Jazz San Javier (2008)

July 26, 2008 - Robert Cray is with Jim Pugh (kb), Karl Sevareid (b) and Kevin Hayes (d) at "Jazz San Javier" near Murcia, Spain<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/The-Robert-Cray-Band-–-4-Nights-Of-40-Years-Live-RVJ-SMALL.jpg' alt='The Robert Cray Band - 4 Nights Of 40 Years Live' width='190' height='161'/>

Robert Cray plays in Maryland (2014)

July 20, 2014 - Robert Cray (g,voc) is with Richard Cousins (b), Les Falconer (d) and Dover Weinberg (kb) at Music Center in Strathmore - Bethesda, MD <img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/The-Robert-Cray-Band-–-4-Nights-Of-40-Years-Live-RVJ-SMALL.jpg' alt='The Robert Cray Band - 4 Nights Of 40 Years Live' width='190' height='161'/>

Robert Cray & Band attend a Spanish festival (2005)

July 16, 2005 - The Robert Cray Band performs at "Vitoria-Gasteiz Jazz Festival" in Spain<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/The-Robert-Cray-Band-–-4-Nights-Of-40-Years-Live-RVJ-SMALL.jpg' alt='The Robert Cray Band - 4 Nights Of 40 Years Live' width='190' height='161'/>

Robert Cray plays at Montreux Jazz (2005)

July 4, 2005 - Robert Cray plays at Montreux Jazz Festival, Switzerland<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/The-Robert-Cray-Band-–-4-Nights-Of-40-Years-Live-RVJ-SMALL.jpg' alt='The Robert Cray Band - 4 Nights Of 40 Years Live' width='190' height='161'/>

Concord publish ‘Lee Ritenour’s 6 String Theory’ recorded with John Scofield, Taj Mahal, Pat Martino, Joe Bonamassa, Robert Cray, Slash, George Benson, B.B. King, Steve Lukather,…

'Lee Ritenour's 6 String Theory' is an album recorded for his 50th birthday with John Scofield, Taj Mahal, Pat Martino, Joe Bonamassa, Robert Cray, Slash, George Benson, B.B. King, Steve Lukather, Mike Stern and more and released on June 29, 2010 by Concord.1 . John Scofield & Lee Ritenour 2 . Cause We've Ended as Lovers 3 . Lee Ritenour, Steve Lukather and Andy McKee 4 . Drifting (La…

On radio today, Robert Cray at WTTS (2013)

June 19, 2013 - if in Indianapolis, do not miss Robert Cray live from the Sun King Studio 92 on WTTS FM <img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/The-Robert-Cray-Band-–-4-Nights-Of-40-Years-Live-RVJ-SMALL.jpg' alt='The Robert Cray Band - 4 Nights Of 40 Years Live' width='190' height='161'/>

Robert Cray releases ‘In My Soul,’ his twenty first album produced by Steve Jordan (2014)

Robert Cray's 'In My Soul' is his twenty first album produced by Steve Jordan and released on April 1, 2014 by Provogue.Track Listing : 1.You Move Me (Robert Cray) - 04:21 . 2.Nobody'S Fault But Mine (Otis Redding) - 02:39 . 3.Fine Yesterday (Robert Cray) - 04:31 . 4.Your Good Thing Is About To End (Isaac Hayes, David Porter) - 05:34 . 5.I Guess I'Ll Never Know (Les Falconer, Jeff Paris, Rick…

Robert Cray Band plays the blues in Ithaca, NY (2015)

March 13, 2015 - The Robert Cray Band's "In My Soul Tour" stops at the State Theatre of Ithaca in Ithaca, New York<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/The-Robert-Cray-Band-–-4-Nights-Of-40-Years-Live-RVJ-SMALL.jpg' alt='The Robert Cray Band - 4 Nights Of 40 Years Live' width='190' height='161'/>

Keb’ Mo’ releases ‘Keep It Simple,’ his fifth album recorded with Robert Cray (2004)

Keb' Mo''s 'Keep It Simple' is his fifth studio album recorded with Robert Cray and Robben Ford and released on February 10, 2004 by Sony Music. Track Listing : 1.France (Mickey Hart, Keb' Mo', Bob Weir) - 02:51 . 2.Let Your Light Shine (Keb' Mo', Jenny Yates) - 04:07 . 3.One Friend (Keb' Mo', Zuriani) - 03:04 . 4.Shave Yo' Legs (Keb' Mo', Jeff Paris) - 04:14 . 5.Prosperity Blues (Eric Lynn, Keb'…

Singing (and Playing) With Keith Richards

The Faces, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry , Sheryl Crow , Aretha Franklin, Mick Jagger, James Cotton, Etta James, Robert Cray, Norah Jones, Willie Nelson , Johnny Depp, Eric Clapton

Singing With Tina Turner

David Bowie, Eros Ramazzotti, Marvin Gaye, Eric Clapton, Chuck Berry, Beyoncé, Cher, Ann Margret, Tom Jones, Robert Cray, Mick Jagger, Bryan Adams

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 46/52

Earth Wind & Fire, Madonna, LL Cool J, Yes, Robert Cray, Neil Young & The Shocking Pinks, Eurythmics, Beastie Boys, R.E.M., The Jesus and Mary Chain, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts

This week In One-Off Collaborations 42/52

Flea & Nirvana, Eddie Van Halen & Sheryl Crow, Keith Richards & U2, John Mayer & Eric Clapton, Lee Ritenour & Steve Lukather, Steve Cropper, Robert Cray & Dave Edmonds, Elton John & Leon Russell, Lauryn Hill & Ziggy Marley, Wyclef Jean & Destiny's Child, Donna Summer & Seal, Jack Bruce & Friends, John Legend & Esperanza Spalding

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 42/52

John Mayer, Jack White, Frank Zappa, Rory Gallagher, Joe Bonamassa, Bernie Marsden, Eilidh McKellar, Jonny Lang, Steve Cropper, Robert Cray, Dave Edmunds, Eric Gales, Steve Lukather, Nita Strauss, Jeff Beck, Jennifer Batten, Brian May, Joe Satriani, Steve Vai

This month In Blues Legends 09/12

R L Burnside, Buddy Guy, Junior Wells, John Lee Hooker, Robert Cray, Robert Cray, Freddie King, Otis Rush, Eric Clapton, Luther Allison, Clarence Gatemouth Brown, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Johnny Copeland, Albert King, Jeff Healey, B.B. King, T Bone Walker, B.B. King

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 37/52

Carlos Santana, Warren Haynes, Jeff Beck, Robert Cray, Peter Frampton, Jerry Garcia, Orianthi, Warren Haynes, Jim Hall, Attila Zoller, Al Di Meola, Earl Klugh, John McLaughlin, Marc Ribot

This month In Blues Legends 08/12

The Robert Cray Band, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Etta James, John Lee Hooker, Buddy Guy, Duke Robillard, Luther Allison, B.B. King, Albert King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Taj Mahal, Muddy Waters, Magic Slim, &The Teardrops

This week In Male Balladeers 31/52

Tony Bennett, Randy Newman, Elvis Costello, Jimmy Buffett, Robert Cray, Leonard Cohen, Otis Taylor, Paul Anka, Eric Sardinas, Ben Harper, Jack Johnson, ‎Adam Duritz, Buddy Guy

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 31/52

Richie Sambora, Buddy Guy, Robert Cray , Eric Clapton, Ritchie Blackmore, Yngwie Malmsteen, Carlos Santana, Jerry Garcia , Rich Robinson, Jonny Lang, Stanley Jordan, Alvin Lee , Jimmy Page

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 27/52

George Thorogood, Elvin Bishop, Joe Bonamassa, Buddy Guy, John Primer, Robert Cray, John Mclaughlin, Al Di Meola, Eric Clapton, Carlos Santana, Mark Knopfler, Warren Hayes, Jeff Beck, David Gilmour, David Gilmour

This month In Blues Legends 03/12

Skip James, Chuck Berry, T Bone Walker, Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, Willie Dixon, Memphis Slim, Helen Humes, B.B. King, Muddy Waters, Pinetop Perkins , Otis Taylor, Ben Harper, Charlie Musselwhite, Gary Moore, Eric Clapton, Doyle Bramhall Ii, Jeff Healey, Ana Popovic, Robert Cray

Clapton & The Bluesmen

Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, B.B. King, George Benson, Muddy Waters, Otis Rush, Dr. John, John Lee Hooker, Chuck Berry, Johnnie Johnson, Keith Richards, Carl Perkins, Robert Cray, Hubert Sumlin, Jimmie Vaughan, Stevie Ray Vaughan

Eric Clapton records ‘Unplugged,’ a live album for the MTV Unplugged series (1992)

Eric Clapton's 'Unplugged' is a live album recorded on January 16, 1992 for the MTV Unplugged series and released on August 25, 1992 By Warner Bros.1 . Before You Accuse Me (Knebworth, 1990) 2 . Tears In Heaven (Official Video) 3 . Nobody Knows You (12.12.12., Concert) 4 . Layla (Acoustic) (Pittsburgh, 2013) 5 . Running On Faith / Walking Blues (Unplugged) 6 . Alberta 1(977) 7 . Malted Milk…

We remember Hubert Sumlin. ‘Sumlin In The Air’

This day (December 4, 2011), in Wayne, New Jersey, , died Hubert Sumlin, a Chicago blues guitarist and singer.Tracklist : 1 . Plays Howlin’ Wolf 2 . w/ Eric Clapton/ Robert Cray/ Jimmie Vaughan – Killing Floor 3 . w/ Kenny Wayne Shepherd – Live 4 . w/ Sean Chambers – Evil 5 . Documentary (1988) 6 . w/ Sunnyland Slim – Come On Home Baby (1964) Tracklist : Still Playing the Blues . Happy With My…

Eric Clapton releases his tenth album : ‘August’ (1986)

Eric Clapton's 'August' is his tenth studio album mostly produced by Phil Collins and released on November 24, 1986 by Duck / Warner Bros.1 . Run (w/ Friends ) 2 . It's In The Way That You Use It 3 . Tearing Us Apart (w/ Friends ) 4 . Tearing Us Apart (w/ Sheryl Crow, 69th Regiment Armory, NYC, 1996/9/12) 5 . Holy Mother (w/ Friends) Track Listing : 1.It'S In The Way That You Use It (Eric…

We remember Albert Collins. ‘The Iceman Killer’

This day (November 24, 1985), in Inglewood, California, died Joseph Vernon Turner Jr. a.k.a Big Joe Turner, an American blues shouter.Tracklist : 1 . w/ B.B.King – Call It Stormy Monday 2 . Iceman (1992) 3 . w/ Robert Cray – The Dream (1991) 4 . My Woman Has A Black Cat Bone 5 . w/ Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck, Eric Clapton, Bb King – Sweet Little Angel 6 . w/ Barrelhouse – Conversation With (1978) 7 .…

Eric Clapton releases his eleventh album : ‘Journeyman’ featuring ‘Before You Accuse Me’ and ‘Bad Love’ (1989)

Eric Clapton's 'Journeyman' is his eleventh studio album produced By Jill Dell'Abate & Russ Titelman and released on November 7 1989 by Duck / Reprise.1 . Pretending (Official Video) 2 . Pretending (The Royal Albert Hall, 1990 ) 3 . Anything For Your Love (Hartford, 1992) 4 . Anything For Your Love (London Royal Albert Hall, May, 2009) 5 . Bad Love (Live, 1990) 6 . Running On Faith ("24…

Sony publish Tony Bennett’s ‘Playin’ with My Friends: Bennett Sings the Blues’ (2001)

Tony Bennett's 'Playin' with My Friends: Bennett Sings the Blues' is an album recorded with famous other vocalists.and released on November 6, 2001 by Sony Records.1 . Good Morning Heartache (w/ & Sheryl Crow, Live, 2001) 2 . New York State Of Mind (w/ Billy Joel, Shea Stadium) Track Listing : 1.Alright, Okay, You Win (Mayme Watts, Sidney Wyche) - 03:31 . 2.Everyday (I Have The Blues)…

This month In Blues Legends 10/12

Skip James, John Lee Hooker, Ry Cooder, Peter Green, Son House, Chuck Berry, Eric Clapton, Keith Richards, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Bonamassa, Bernie Marsden, Eilidh McKellar, Robben Ford, Matt Schofield, Buddy Guy, Junior Wells, Muddy Waters

Happy Birthday Steve Cropper. ‘Colonel Steve’

This day (October 21, 1941), in Dora, Missouri, is born Steve Cropper, an American guitarist, best known for his work at Stax Record with Booker T. & the M.G.'s, Otis Redding, Sam & Dave and moreTracklist : 1 . Fire It Up (2021) 2 . w/ Benjamin Booker – (Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay (2018) 3 . w/ Dave Mason – Can’t Find My Way Home (2018) 4 . w/The Animals – Time Is Tight (2013) 5 .…

The tracklisting of the new Joe Bonamassa (King Bee?) reads like a christic journey from shakedown and wounds to reconstruction and redemption. Heavy stuff and riffs!

Joe Bonamassa's 'Redemption' is his thirteenth solo studio album produced by Kevin Shirley and released on September 21, 2018 by J&R Adventures (Source Joe Bonamassa - Redemption | Official Site)Blues Rock Review Bonamassa throws in a flashy solo, but his playing, as well as his vocals, have a lot of soul. He’s not phoning in this performance. Louder Want it or not, a breakup album is his…