Sparks riot Croydon, UK (1973)

September 11, 1973 - Sparks – that is brothers Ron Mael (kb) and Russell Mael (voc) from Los Angeles – will do a short set after their interview on Music Box with Julie Brown at Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Island publish Sparks’ third album : ‘Kimono My House’ featuring ‘This Town Ain’t Big Enough for Both of Us’ (1974)

Sparks' 'Kimono My House' is their third album featuring 'This Town Ain't Big Enough for Both of Us,' produced by Muff Winwood and released on May 1, 1974 by IslandTrack Listing : 1.This Town Ain'T Big Enough For Both Of Us (Ron Mael) - 03:05 . 2.Amateur Hour (Ron Mael) - 03:37 . 3.Falling In Love With Myself Again (Ron Mael) - 03:03 . 4.Here In Heaven (Ron Mael) - 02:48 . 5.Thank God It'S Not…

Sparks visit London (1997)

December 6, 1997 - Sparks - that is brothers Ron Mael (kb) and Russell Mael (voc) from Los Angeles - perform at the Astoria in, London

Taylor Swift sings five songs in Vegas (2012)

September 22, 2012 - Taylor Swift will sing five songs - "Sparks Fly," "You Belong With Me," "Mean," "Love Story" and "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" - during the "iHeart Radio Music Festival" at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, NV

4AD publish ‘Strange Mercy,’ St Vincent’s third album (2011)

St. Vincent's 'Strange Mercy' is her third studio album produced by John Congleton and released on September 12, 2011 by 4AD1 . 4AD Session 2 . Chloe In The Afternoon (KCRW's Apogee Sessions) 3 . Cruel (Official Video) 4 . Cruel (KCRW's Apogee Sessions) 5 . Cheerleader (Official Video) 6 . Surgeon (4AD Session) 7 . Surgeon (On "Letterman") 8 . Northern Lights (Marathon Music Works, 3/7/14) 9 .…

Wall of Sound publish Röyksopp’s debut album : ‘Melody A.M.’ (2001)

Röyksopp's 'Melody A.M.' is their debut studio album co-produced with Ole J. Mjøs and released on September 3, 2001 by Wall of Sound1 . So Easy (Official Video) 2 . So Easy (St. Malo, 2002) 3 . Eple 4 . Eple (Glastonbury, 2003) ) 5 . Sparks 6 . In Space (St. Malo, 2002) 7 . Poor Leno (St. Malo, 2002) 8 . Poor Leno 9 . Night Out (Rockpalast Festival) Track Listing : 1.So Easy (Röyksopp, Burt…

Animated New Music Videos N°88

Mackeehan, The Wombats, Baby Cool, Gilla Band, Tim Burgess, Broken Bells, Rare Americans, Christine Mcvie, Misha Seeff, William Orbit & Polly Scattergood, Will Sparks, Kutiman

Concord publish George Benson’s ‘Songs and Stories’ produced with Marcus Miller (2009)

George Benson's 'Songs and Stories' is a studio album co-produced with Marcus Miller and released on August 25, 2009 by Concord.1 . Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight (w/ Marcus Miller) 2 . Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight (2013, Jazz Fest) 3 . The George Benson Sessions: The Making Of Songs And Stories: Living In High Definition Track listing : 1.Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight (James Taylor) - 03:48…

Capricorn Records release Allman Brothers Band’s fourth studio album : ‘Brothers and Sisters’ featuring ‘Ramblin’ Man’ (1973)

Allman Brothers Band's 'Brothers and Sisters' is their fourth studio album (the last with Berry Oakley, the first with Lamar Williams and Chuck Leavell) released in August 1973 by Capricorn Records.1 . Wasted Words (3/14/14, Beacon Theater) 2 . Ramblin' Man (11/2/1972, Hofstra University) 3 . Come & Go Blues 4 . Southbound, Chicago, August 21, 2013 5 . Jessica (1/16/1982, University Of Florida…

Marcus Miller performs at Tokyo jazz (2005)

August 21, 2005 - Marcus Miller (b, voc) plus Keith Anderson (s), Poggie Bell (d), Dean Brown (g), Bobby Sparks (kb) and Patches Stewart (tp) perform at "Tokyo Jazz 2005" inTokyo Big Sight, Japan

Motown publish Stevie Wonder’s ‘Innervisions,’ his sixteenth album featuring ‘Higher Ground’ and ‘Living for the City’ (1973)

Stevie Wonder's 'Innervisions' feat.'Higher Ground' is his sixteenth studio album released on August 3, 1973 by Motown Records.1 . Innervisions (In Studio Performance + Interview, 1973) 2 . Visions (At Last, 2009) 3 . Golden Lady 4 . All in Love is Fair (studio) 5 . He's Misstra Know It All (1974) 6 . Higher Ground (w/ Shakira & Usher, Obama Inauguration) 7 . Living For The City (1974)…

Jake Clemons starts a job with the Boss (2012)

July 28, 2012 - it is the second show of the Bruce Springsteen "Wrecking Ball" tour - featuring Jake Clemons taking on his uncle Clarence’s role - stop at Ullevi stadium in Gothenburg, Sweden

ZZ Top release their third album : ‘Tres Hombres’ featuring ‘La Grange’ (1973)

ZZ Top's 'Tres Hombres' feat. 'La Grange' is their third album released on July 26, 1973 by London.1 . Jesus Just Left Chicago ("Double Down Live", 1980) 2 . Beer Drinkers and Hellraisers (1980) 3 . La Grange ("Double Down Live") 4 . Waitin' for the Bus / Jesus Just Left Chicago (Bonnaroo, 2013) 5 . Jesus Just Left Chicago (From "Live From Texas") 6 . Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers (Hard Rock…

Marcus Miller Band stands in for Amy (2007)

July 15, 2007 - Amy Winehouse having decided to cancel her show because of exhaustion, Marcus Miller and a few friends - that is Roy Hargrove (tp), Keith Anderson (ts), Candy Dulfer (as), Gregoire Maret (harmo), Michael Patches Stewart (tp), Bobby Sparks (kb), Dean Brown (g), Poogie Bell (d) and DJ Logic (turntbl)- will replace her at "North Sea Jazz Festival" in Rotterdam, The Netherlands

The Rolling Stones release their twentieth album, the first without Bill Wyman : ‘Voodoo Lounge’ featuring ‘You Got Me Rocking’ (1994)

The Rolling Stones' 'Voodoo Lounge' is their twentieth (their first in five years and their first without Bill Wyman) studio album released on July 11, 1994 by Virgin Records.1 . Love Is Strong 2 . You Got Me Rocking 3 . Sparks Will Fly (Oakland '94) 4 . Moon is Up Shepard's Bush 5 . Out Of Tears 6 . I Go Wild 7 . Thru and Thru (MSG) 8 . Sparks Will Fly (Rio De Janeiro, 1995) 9 . The Worst (Rio…

The Prodigy release ‘The Fat of the Land,’ their third studio album featuring ‘Breathe’ and ‘Firestarter’ (1997)

The Prodigy' s 'The Fat of the Land' is their third studio album released on June 30, 1997 by XL Recordings / Maverick Records.1 . Smack My Bitch Up (Rock am Ring, 2009) 2 . Breathe 3 . Breathe (Rock am Ring, 2009) 4 . Diesel Power (Rock am Ring, 2009) 5 . Funky Shit (Phoenix Festival, 1996) 6 . Mindfields (Phoenix Festival, 1996) 7 . Firestarter (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.Smack My Bitch…

Snarky Puppy perform in Philadelphia (2018)

June 29, 2018 - Snarky Puppy - that is Michael League (b), Justin Stanton (kb, tp), Mike "Maz" Maher (tp,flug), Chris Bullock (ts, fl), Marcelo Woloski (perc), Larnell Lewis (d), Mark Lettieri (g), Bobby Ray Sparks (kb), Shaun Martin (kb) - will be on stage at The Fillmore in Philadelphia

Steve Vai releases ‘Sound Theories vol. I & II,’ an album recorded with the Metropole Orchestra in Netherlands (2007)

Steve Vai's 'Sound Theories vol. I & II' is an album recorded with the Metropole Orchestra in Netherlands and released on June 26, 2007 by Epic / Red Ink.1 . Kill The Guy With The Ball...The God Eaters 2 . The Murder 3 . Gentle Ways 4 . Answers (Hammersmith Apollo London England 02 Dec 2012) 5 . Salamanders in the Sun (Acoustic, Best Buy Theater, New York, 9/11/12) 6 . Liberty (w/ Brian May,…

Happy Birthday Marcus Miller. ‘Marcus Imperator’

This day (June 14, 1959), in Brooklyn, New York, is born Marcus Miller, an American bass player, composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist.Tracklist : 1 . Trip Trap & Bitches Brew (2020) 2 . Laid Black (2019) 3 . w/ Kinga Glyck - Blast (2018) 4 . w/ Tom Ibarra - Tutu (2016) 5 . Solo (2013) 6 . Tightrope (2012) 7 . Blast (2008) 8 . Jean Pierre (2008) 9 . Come Together (2007) 10 . Bruce Lee…

Concord Jazz publish Marcus Miller’s ‘Renaissance,’ his nineteenth album (2012)

Marcus Miller's 'Renaissance' is his nineteenth studio album released on May 28, 2012 by Concord Jazz. Track Listing : 1.Detroit (Marcus Miller ) - 05:45 . 2.Redemption (Marcus Miller ) - 06:09 . 3.February (Marcus Miller ) - 04:15 . 4.Slippin' Into Darkness (Sylvester Allen, Harold Ray Brown, Morris Dewayne Dickerson, Leroy Jordan, Charles Miller, Lee Oskar, Howard E. Scott ) - 09:17 . 5.Setembro…

We Remember Duke Ellington. ‘Le Duke’

This day (May 24, 1974), in New York City, died Edward Kennedy Ellington a.k.a Duke Ellington, an American composer, pianist and big-band leader.Digest Tracklist : Take The A Train . La Plus Belle Africaine (1969) . Duke Ellington Orchestra - Prologue To The Black And Tan Fantasy/ Creole Love Call/ The Mooche (1966) . On The Fringe Of The Jungle (1967) . & Ella Fitzgerald - Lush Life (1965)…

Lady Gaga releases ‘Born This Way,’ her second album featuring ‘The Edge of Glory’ and ‘Judas’ (2011)

Lady Gaga's 'Born This Way' is her second studio album released on May 23, 2011 by Interscope Records .Track Listing : 1.Marry The Night (Lady Gaga, Fernando Garibay) - 04:25 . 2.Born This Way (Lady Gaga, Jeppe Laursen) - 04:20 . 3.Government Hooker (Lady Gaga, Fernando Garibay, Paul Blair) - 04:14 . 4.Judas (Lady Gaga, Redone) - 04:09 . 5.Americano (Lady Gaga, Fernando Garibay, Paul Blair, Brian…

Dr. Feelgood record their third album : ‘Stupidity’ for United Artists (1975)

Dr. Feelgood's 'Stupidity' is their third album recorded live on May 23 & November 8, 1975 and released in September 1976 by United ArtistsTrack Listing : 1.Talking About You (Chuck Berry) - 01:58 . 2.Twenty Yards Behind (Wilko Johnson) - 02:01 . 3.Stupidity (Solomon Burke) - 02:25 . 4.All Through The City (Wilko Johnson) - 02:54 . 5.I'M A Man (Bo Diddley) - 05:10 . 6.Walking The Dog (Rufus…

A&M publish ‘Carpenters,’ their eponymous third album featuring ‘Superstar’ (1971)

'Carpenters' feat. 'Superstar' is their eponymous third studio album released on May 14, 1971 by A&M.Track Listing : 1.Rainy Days And Mondays (Roger Nichols, Paul Williams) - 03:40 . 2.Saturday (John Bettis, Richard Carpenter) - 01:20 . 3.Let Me Be The One (Roger Nichols, Paul Williams) - 02:25 . 4.(A Place To) Hideaway (Randy Sparks) - 03:40 . 5.For All We Know (Fred Karlin, Arthur James,…

Happy Birthday Chris Brown

May 5, 1989 - American singer, Christopher Maurice Brown simply known as Chris Brown is 33. Happy Birthday SirTracklist : Loyal (w/ Lil Wayne, Tyga) . Iffy . Paradise (w/ Benny Benassi) . Without You . Attention (w/ Fat Joe, Dre) . Same Guy . With You . Look at Me Now (w/ Lil Wayne, Busta Rhymes) . 11:30 PM . No Air (w/ Jordin Sparks) . Five More Hours (w/ Deorro) . Kiss Kiss (w/ T-Pain) . Ayo…

Snarky Puppy release ‘Culcha Vulcha’ produced By Michael League (2016)

Snarky Puppy's 'Culcha Vulcha' is their eleventh (and first in eight years) "true" studio album released on April 29, 2016 by Groundup Music.Track Listing : 1.Tarova (Michael League) - 03:40 . 2.Semente (Michael League) - 07:12 . 3.Gemini (Justin Stanton) - 05:16 . 4.Grown Folks (Michael League) - 07:58 . 5.Beep Box (Chris Bullock) - 04:02 . 6.Gø (Michael League) - 08:54 . 7.The Simple Life (Bob…

Sarah Vaughan records ‘How Long Has This Been Going On?’ with Oscar Peterson quartet (1978)

Sarah Vaughan's 'How Long Has This Been Going On?' is a studio album recorded on April 25, 1978 with a quartet led by Oscar Peterson and released the same year by Pablo.Track Listing : 1.I'Ve Got The World On A String (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) - 05:38 . 2.Midnight Sun (Sonny Burke, Lionel Hampton, Johnny Mercer) - 04:40 . 3.How Long Has This Been Going On? (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) -…

Happy Birthday Michael League. It is time for a ‘Snarky Puppy At their best’ post

As we wish, today, American musician, Michael League a Happy Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Snarky Puppy CREDITSPhoto : Stéphane SROCZYNSKIAudio : Shofukan . What About Me? . Lingus . Beep Box . Sleeper . Jambone . Thing of Gold . Kite . Outlier . Tarova . Video : Lingus . What About Me? . Something (w/ Lalah Hathaway) . Shofukan . Sleeper . Outlier . Binky .…

Lizz Wright sings In Paris (2018)

April 7, 2018 - Lizz Wright backed by Bobby Sparks (kb), Chris Bruce (g), Ben Zwerin (b) and Ivan Edwards (d), performs at New Morning in Paris