Glenn Miller and his Orchestra record ‘The Glenn Miller Carnegie Hall Concert’ (1958)

The Glenn Miller Carnegie Hall Concert' is a live album recorded on October 6, 1939 with his Orchestra and released in 1958 By Rca Victor .Track Listing : 1.Moonlight Serenade (Glenn Miller, Mitchell Parish) . 2.(A.H. Joe Gibbs, Grey, Leo Wood) - 03:48 . 3.Sunrise Serenade (Frankie Carle, Jack Lawrence) - 03:41 . 4.Little Brown Jug (Traditional, Billy Finegan) - 03:12 . 5.Stairway To The Stars…

This week In Jazz Legends 40/52

Coleman Hawkins, Art Farmer, Jim Hall, Anita O'Day, Oscar Peterson, Ray Bryant, Lester Young, Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole, Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Teddy Wilson, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Buddy RichThey are the "Jazz Legends" performers selected among the 321 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Coleman Hawkins -…

Stevie Wonder releases his eighteenth album : ‘Songs in the Key of Life’ featuring ‘Sir Duke’ ‘Pastime Paradise’ and ‘I Wish’ (1976)

Stevie Wonder's 'Songs in the Key of Life' is his eighteenth album released on September 28, 1976 by Motown Records.Track Listing : 1.Love'S In Need Of Love Today (Stevie Wonder) - 07:06 . 2.Have A Talk With God (Stevie Wonder, Calvin Hardaway) - 02:42 . 3.Village Ghetto Land (Stevie Wonder, Gary Byrd) - 03:25 . 4.Contusion (Stevie Wonder) - 03:46 . 5.Sir Duke (Stevie Wonder) - 03:54 . 6.I Wish…

In the Moods

From 'In The Mood' to 'I'm In A Dancing Mood' , we have mixed 14 'Simply Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Moods, Good or Bad'. It has Alfonzo Blackwell, The Mar-Keys, Les Baxter & His Orchestra, Joe Lovano and many more.

Benny vs Artie

From 'Softly as in a morning sunrise' to 'Moonglow' , we have mixed 20 'Traditional Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Enduring rivalry between Artie Shaw and Benny Goodman'. It has Indian love call, Don't take your love from me, Bugle Call Rag, A room with a view and many more.

Star-Studied

From 'Lone Star Moon' to 'Star Dust' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Stars'. "Star-Studied" has Bill Evans, Maria Bethania , Yusef Lateef, Perry Como and many more.

Jazzin’Around Cotton Tail

From 'Cotton Tail' to 'Cotton Tail' , we have mixed 18 'linked together by a clue' tunes around the theme of 'Duke Ellington'. It has Marvin Gaye, Bud Powell, The Pioneers, Col.Glenn Miller & The 418th AAFTC Orchestra and many more.

Sing C’est La Vie

From 'Singin' the Blues' to 'Crickets Sing for Ana Maria', we have mixed 18 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Singing and Singers'. It has Al Jolson, The New Seekers, The Manhattan Transfer, Toots Thielemans and many more.

Jive Talking

From 'I Want To Rock' to 'Dont jive me', we have mixed 18 'Swing Music' tunes around the theme of 'Jive'. It has Sarah Vaughan, June Richmond, Louis Prima, Memphis Slim and many more.

Come Warren Come Shine

From 'An Affair to Remember' to 'Lullaby Of Broadway', we have mixed 20 'Good Old Fashioned Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Harry Warren'. It has Ethel Waters, Jimmy Noone, Julie London, Betty Roche and many more.

Trombone Slide Show

Featuring Crazy Swede . Marshall Gilkes . Fred Wesley . Hindemith . Trombone . Samba . Gunhilde and Gerd . Jubilee Stomp . 24 Trombones . Scarborough Fair . Raul de Souza . Cave Jazz . 4G Trombone Quartet . Stardust

Gordy publish The Temptations’ ‘Reunion’ featuring David Ruffin and Eddie Kendricks reunited after ten years (1982)

The Temptations' 'Reunion' is an album featuring David Ruffin and Eddie Kendricks reunited after ten years and released on April 7, 1982 by Gordy.Track Listing : 1.Standing On The Top (Rick James) - 09:48 . 2.You Better Beware (Barrett Strong) - 05:00 . 3.Lock It In The Pocket (Kerry Gordy, Benny Medina) - 04:30 . 4.I'Ve Never Been To Me (Ron Miller, Ken Hirsch) - 05:57 . 5.Backstage (Smokey…

Warner Bros. release Chaka Khan’s second solo album : ‘Naughty’ produced By Arif Mardin (1980)

Chaka Khan's 'Naughty' is her second solo album produced By Arif Mardin and released on March 26, 1980 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.Clouds (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) - 04:28 . 2.Get Ready, Get Set (Kathy Anderson, Ellison Chase, Bill Haberman, Art Jacobson) - 03:42 . 3.Move Me No Mountain (Jerry Ragovoy, Aaron Schroeder) - 04:14 . 4.Nothing'S Gonna Take You Away (Deborah Ash, Bill…

Asylum publish Jackson Browne’s fifth album : ‘Running on Empty’ (1977)

Jackson Browne's 'Running on Empty' is his fifth album released on December 6, 1977 by Asylum.Track Listing : 1.Running On Empty (Jackson Browne) - 05:20 . 2.The Road (Danny O'Keefe) - 04:50 . 3.Rosie (Jackson Browne, Donald Miller) - 03:37 . 4.You Love The Thunder (Jackson Browne) - 03:52 . 5.Cocaine (Reverend Gary Davis, Jackson Browne, Glenn Frey) - 04:55 . 6.Shaky Town (Danny Kortchmar) -…

Playing (and Singing) With Candy Dulfer

Candy Dulfer, whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has been sitting in or duetted with a myriad of singers, instrumentists or bands, funky or not. We have selected twelve of them.They are Angie Stone, Dave Stewart, Lionel Richie, Prince, Sheila E., Glennis Grace, Dave Koz, Maceo Parker, Marcus Miller, Van Morrison, Tower of Power, Pink Floyd Here, they are reunited in one glorious…

Jay-Z releases his sixth album ‘The Blueprint’ featuring Eminem as guest (2001)

Jay-Z's 'The Blueprint' is his sixth studio album featuring Eminem as guest, produced by Kanye West and Timbaland among others and released on September 11, 2001 by Roc-A-Fella / Def Jam Track Listing : 1.The Ruler'S Back (Shawn Carter, Roosevelt Harrell Iii, Phill Hurtt, Walter Sigler) - 03:50 . . 2.Takeover (Shawn Carter, Kanye West, Eric Burdon, Lawrence Parker, Alan Lomax, Bryan Chandler,…

Concord publish Ray Charles’ posthumous and final album : ‘Genius Loves Company’ recorded with Norah Jones, James Taylor, Diana Krall and more famous guests (2004)

Ray Charles' 'Genius Loves Company' is his final studio album posthumously released on August 31, 2004 by Concord/Hear Music.Track listing : 1.Here We Go Again (Don Lanier, Red Steagall) - 03:59 . 2.Sweet Potato Pie (James Taylor) - 03:47 . 3.You Don't Know Me (Eddy Arnold, Cindy Walker) - 03:55 . 4.Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word (Elton John, Bernie Taupin) - 03:59 . 5.Fever (Eddie Cooley,…

Happy Birthday Joe Satriani. ‘Extremely Guitarist’

This day (July 15, 1956), in Westbury, New York, is born Joe Satriani, an American instrumental rock guitarist.Digest Tracklist : Nineteen Eighty (2020) . w/ Neal Schon - Red House (2019) . Always With Me, Always With You (2018) . Ice-9 (2016) . Shockwave Supernova (2015) . Unstoppable Momentum (2013) . The Crush of Love . Cryin (2008) . Flying In A Blue Dream (2006) . w/ Slash - Whole Lotta Love…

Capitol Records release Tina Turner’s fifth solo album : ‘Private Dancer’ featuring ‘What’s Love Got To Do With It’ (1984)

Tina Turner's 'Private Dancer' is her fifth (and best-selling) solo album released on May 29, 1984 By Capitol Records.Track Listing : 1.I Might Have Been Queen (Jeanette Obstoj, Rupert Hine, Jamie West-Oram) - 04:10 . 2.What'S Love Got To Do With It (Terry Britten, Graham Lyle) - 03:49 . 3.Show Some Respect (Terry Britten, Sue Shifrin) - 03:18 . 4.I Can'T Stand The Rain (Ann Peebles, Don Bryant,…

Melody Gardot releases her third album produced by Heitor Pereira : ‘The Absence’ (2012)

Melody Gardot's 'The Absence' is her third studio album produced by Heitor Pereira and released on May 29, 2012 by Verve Records.Track Listing : 1.Mira (Melody Gardot) - 04:16 . 2.Amalia (Phil Roy, Melody Gardot, Heitor Pereira) - 03:03 . 3.So Long (Melody Gardot) - 03:50 . 4.So We Meet Again My Heartache (Melody Gardot) - 04:32 . 5.Lisboa (Melody Gardot) - 05:27 . 6.Impossible Love (Melody…

Universal Romancers

From 'Incurably romantic' to 'I'll Take Romance' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz and World Wide Crooners' tunes around the theme of 'Romantism'. It has Jackie McLean, Charles Trenet, Houston Person, Astor Piazzola and many more.