Bob, Levon, k.d., B.B. et al pay tribute to Roy Orbison (1990)

February 24, 1990 - 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 all pay tribute to Roy Orbison at Universal Amphitheatre in Los Angeles,…

We Remember Roy Orbison

December 6, 1988 - Mr.Roy Kelton Orbison simply known as Roy Orbison, American singer-songwriter passed away aged 52. He is remembered."Full Moon Fever" by Tom Petty is his first solo album released on April 24, 1989 and featuring contributions from Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison and George Harrison. >> Stray Cats, Levon Helm, B.B. King, Al Kooper, Don Was, k.d. lang, Bonnie Raitt, Emmylou…

The Traveling Wilburys release ‘The Traveling Wilburys, Vol. 1’ featuring members George Harrison, Jeff Lynne, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison and Tom Petty (1988)

'The Traveling Wilburys Vol. 1' is their debut studio album featuring members George Harrison, Jeff Lynne, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison and Tom Petty and released on October 17, 1988Track Listing : 1.Handle With Care (George Harrison, Roy Orbison) - 03:19 . 2.Dirty World (Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Roy Orbison, Jeff Lynne, Tom Petty) - 03:30 . 3.Rattled (Jeff Lynne, Tom Petty, George Harrison, Roy…

Roy Orbison sings at ‘Farm Aid’ (1985)

September 22, 1985 - Roy Orbison participates next to Willie Nelson, Neil Young, Bob Dylan, Billy Joel and many others in the first "Farm Aid" at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Illinois

Happy Birthday Bob Dylan. ‘We Do Look Back’

This day (May 24, 1941), in Duluth, Minnesota is born Robert Allen Zimmerman better known as Bob Dylan, American singer, poet & songwriter and Nobel prizeDigest Tracklist : Blowing In The Wind (1963) . Mr. Tambourine Man (Newport Folk Festival, 1964) . Like a Rolling Stone (1966) . I Threw It All Away (The Johnny Cash Show, 1969) . Soundcheck in NYC (w/ George Harrison, 1971) . Knockin' on…

We Remember Frank Sinatra. ‘Frankly, My Dear’

This day (May 14, 1998), in Los Angeles, California, died Frank Sinatra, an American singer and film actor.Digest Tracklist : That'S Life (1966) . One For My Baby (1992) . & Liza Minnelli - New York New York (1990) . The Girl From Ipanema (1981) . America The Beautiful (1978) . You Make Me Feel So Young (1971) . Fly Me To The Moon (1969) . w/ Ella Fitzgerald - Can'T We Be Friends (1959) . Old…

We Remember B.B. King. ‘Long Lived The King’

This day (May 14, 2015), in Las Vegas, died Riley B. King a.k.a. B.B. King (B.B. short for Blues Boy), an American blues guitarist and singer.Digest Tracklist : In Sing Sing Prison (1973) . w/ John Mayer, Tedeschi Trucks - Finale, Hollywood Bowl (2012) (1/2) . w/ John Mayer, Tedeschi Trucks - Finale, Hollywood Bowl (2012) (2/2) . When The Saints Go Marching In . All Over Again (1989) . w/ Eric…

Happy Birthday Willie Nelson. ‘Simple Nelson’

This day (April 29, 1933), in Abbott, Texas, U.S., is born Willie Hugh Nelson a.k.a Willie Nelson, American singer, songwriter and activistDigest Tracklist : Hello Walls . Mr. Record Man (1969) . Bloody Mary Morning (Austin City Limits, 1974) . If You’ve Got The Money Honey (1977) . Live Medley (w/ Bee Gees, Glen Campbell, 1979) . Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain (Midnight Special 1980) . Somewhere…

Tom Petty releases ‘Full Moon Fever,’ his first solo album featuring ‘I Won’t Back Down’ with George Harrison (1989)

Tom Petty's 'Full Moon Fever' is his first solo album featuring contributions from Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison and George Harrison and released on April 24, 1989 by Mca Universal.Track Listing : 1.Free Fallin' (Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne) - 04:14 . 2.I Won'T Back Down (Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne) - 02:56 . 3.Love Is A Long Road (Mike Campbell, Tom Petty) – 04:06 . 4.A Face In The Crowd (Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne) -…

Happy Birthday Brian Setzer

April 10, 1959 - Brian Setzer, guitarist, singer, front man of the Stray Cats and the Brian Setzer Orchestra is 62. Happy Birthday SirReleased in 2002, "Boogie Woogie Christmas" is a Christmas album recorded by the Brian Setzer Orchestra. >> Brian Setzer Orchestra's "The Dirty Boogie" is the swing band's third album released on June 23, 1998. >> Jeff Beck is joined by Imelda May,…

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…

This week In Singing Ladies 08/52

Adele, Céline Dion, Madonna, Rhiannon Giddens, CocoRosie, Buffy Saint, Jennifer Rush, Joni Mitchell, k.d. lang, Meshell Ndegeocello, KT Tunstall, Beth Hart They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 297 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Adele . Rolling in the Deep Lifted from : On TV today, Adele with David Letterman…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°110 – Vintage 80s Music Videos

Taylor Dayne, Haircut 100, Pat Benatar, Bucks Fizz, Simply Red, Madness, Roy Orbison, Cliff Richard, Tiffany, Meat Loaf, T'Pau, The BanglesThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (07/52) BUT ... in the Eighties 80s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'L'Amour Toujours' . Vintage 80s…

We remember Carl Perkins. ‘Now Go, Carl, Go’

This day (January 19, 1998 ), in Jackson, Tennessee, died Carl Lee Perkins a.k.a. Carl Perkins, an American singer, songwriter who wrote among others 'Blue Suede Shoes' and ' Matchbox'.Tracklist : Blue Suede Shoes (Perry Como Show, 1956) . Matchbox (1957) . Y.O.U. (1959) . Folsom Prison Blues (w/ Johnny Cash) . Matchbox (w/ Eric Clapton, & Johnny Cash, 1970) . Mean Woman Blues/Blue Suede…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 49/52

Eagles, 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 They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 313 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Eagles . Hotel California Lifted from : The Eagles release their…

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 . Sinéad O'ConnorThey are the 12 one-off…

This week In Male Balladeers 49/52

Jackson Browne, Roy Orbison, Marcus Mumford, Frank Sinatra, Tom Waits, Tom Jobim, Eddie Vedder, Bob Dylan, Jake Bugg, James Blake, Bruce Springsteen, Thom Yorke They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 313 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Jackson Browne . Running On Empty Lifted from : Asylum publish Jackson Browne's fifth…

Al Green releases his fifth album : ‘I’m Still in Love with You’ featuring ‘Love and Happiness’ (1972)

Al Green's 'I'm Still in Love with You' is his fifth studio album released on October 23, 1972 by Hi.Track Listing : 1.I'M Still In Love With You (Al Green, Al Jackson, Jr., Willie Mitchell) - 03:12 . 2.I'M Glad You'Re Mine (Al Green) - 02:57 . 3.Love And Happiness (Al Green, Mabon Hodges) - 05:07 . 4.What A Wonderful Thing Love Is (Al Green) - 03:40 . 5.Simply Beautiful (Al Green) - 04:11 . 6.Oh,…

We remember Tom Petty. ‘Heartbroken’

This day (October 2, 2017), in Santa Monica, California, died Thomas Earl Petty simply known as Tom Petty, American musician, singer-songwriter, lead singer of Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersDigest Tracklist : Listen To Her Heart (w/ The Heartbreakers, OGWT, 1977) . American Girl (w/ The Heartbreakers, 1978) . Refugee (w/ The Heartbreakers, O.G.W.T. , 1982) . Even The Losers (w/ The…

Paul, Linda et al celebrate Buddy Holly (1979)

September 14, 1979 - Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney, Denny Lane, Don Everly, Albert Lee, Maria Elena Santiago, Bo Diddley, Roy Orbison and The Crickets perform at the 4th annual MPL Buddy Holly Week celebration concert at the Hammersmith Odeon in London

Singing With Johnny Cash

Johnny Cash, who passed away seventeen years ago today, has duetted with . myriad of singers in and out of his own show. We have selected twelve of them. They are Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan, June Carter, Roy Orbison, Linda Ronstadt, Willie Nelson, Ray Charles, Gordon Lightfoot, Kris Kristofferson, Marty Robbins, Johnny Rodriguez, Martin Delray Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

We remember Johnny Cash. ‘Ring Of Life’

This day (September 12, 2003), in Nashville, Tennessee, died J.R. aka Johnny Cash, American singer, songwriter, one of the most famous artists of all time covering all genres from country to rock and gospel.Digest Tracklist : Get Rhythm . There You Go (1957) . Home Of The Blues (1958) . The Rebel . Big River (1961) . Ring of Fire (1963) . I Walk The Line . Jackson (w/ June Carter, 1967) . Medley…

We remember Elvis Presley. ‘King Singer’

This day (August 16, 1977), in Memphis, Tennessee, U.S., died Elvis Aaron Presley simply known as Elvis Presley and even 'the King' , an American singer and actor. Digest Tracklist : Vivo em Tupelo (1955) . Blue suede shoes (1956) . Hound Dog (1956) . Jailhouse Rock (1957) . King creole (1958) . Shoppin' Around(1960) . Can't Help Falling In Love (1961) . Return To Sender . Marguerita (1963) . Big…

Happy Birthday David Crosby. ‘Sing Crosby’

This day (August 14, 1941), in Los Angeles, California, is born David Van Cortlandt Crosby simply known as David Crosby, American singer-songwriter, guitarist & co-founder of the The Byrds and Crosby, Stills & NashDigest Tracklist : Mr. Tambourine Man (w/ The Byrds, 1965) . Chimes Of Freedom (w/ The Byrds, 1967) . Down By The River (Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, 1970) . Traction In…

Happy Birthday Roger McGuinn

July 13, 1942 - James Joseph McGuinn III better known as Roger McGuinn, American musician, leader of the The Byrds is 78. Happy Birthday Sir<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/The-The Byrds-Turn-turn-RVM.jpg' alt'' class='image_product'/>The Byrds' 'Turn! Turn! Turn!' is their second album produced by Terry Melcher and released on December 6, 1965 by Columbia Records…

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°192 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Amanda Marshall, Az Yet, Bryan Adams, Mariah Carey, Anita Baker, Roxette, Wet Wet Wet, Roy Orbison, Kim Wilde, NSYNC, Matthew Marsden, Misty Oldland They are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (27/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Amanda Marshall . Beautiful…

Jazzin’Around Sway

Starting and ending with Pablo Beltran Ruiz's composition Quien Sera / Sway', we have mixed 18 'mixing Latin, Jazz & Pop' tunes around the theme of 'Pablo Beltran Ruiz'. It has Cher, Bobby Darin, Mose Allison, Cannonball Adderley and many more.

Swinging ’round Midnight

From 'Big Noise From Winnetka Midnight Swim' to 'Midnight Sun' , we have mixed 21 'Jazz For Dancers' tunes around the theme of 'Midnight'. It has B.B. King, Cab Calloway, Sir Julian, Benny Carter and many more.

Maybelline

Starting and ending with 'Maybelline' made famous by 'Rock and Roll Music', we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has The Standells, Marty Robbins, Eddie Cochran, Marty Robbins and many more.

The Big Beat (Goes On)

From 'Dat Dere' to 'Sakeena's Vision' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz, Rock & Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Art Blakey's Album "The Big Beat"'. "The Big Beat (Goes On)" has Fats Domino, The Horace Silver Quintet, Eight To The Bar, Willie Dixon and many more.

Beauty is in the Eyes (of the Listener)

From 'Bonita' to 'The Most Beautiful Girl In The World' , we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Beauty & Prettiness'. It has Cortijo y su Combo, Daniel Jobim, Billy Preston, Louis Armstrong and many more.

It Takes Many To Be Alone

From 'Alone In The City' to 'Lonely Boy Blues', we have mixed 17 'Jazz and Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Solitude'. It has Mal Waldron, Brenda Lee, Wes Montgomery, Ray Charles and many more.

Returning to, Forever

From 'Maybe I'll Come Back' to 'Lover Come Back To Me', we have mixed 17 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Returning'. It has Julie London, Bobby Vee & The Strangers, Kenny Burrell, Judy Garland and many more.

Bruce Springsteen releases ‘Human Touch,’ his ninth album (1986)

Bruce Springsteen's 'Human Touch' is his ninth studio album released By Columbia, on March 31, 1992, the same day than another release 'Lucky Town'Track Listing : 1.Human Touch (Bruce Springsteen) - 06:31 . 2.Soul Driver (Bruce Springsteen) - 04:39 . 3.57 Channels (And Nothin' On) (Bruce Springsteen) - 02:28 . 4.Cross My Heart (Bruce Springsteen, Sonny Boy Williamson) - 03:51 . 5.Gloria'S Eyes…