Soft Machine release their debut album : ‘Volume One’ (1968)

Soft Machine's 'Volume One' is their debut album also titled 'The Soft Machine' and released in December 1968 by Abc Probe.Track Listing : 1.Hope For Happiness (Brian Hopper, Robert Wyatt, Mike Ratledge, Kevin Ayers) - 04:21 . 2.Joy Of A Toy (Kevin Ayers, Mike Ratledge) - 02:49 . 3.Hope For Happiness (Reprise) (Brian Hopper, Robert Wyatt, Mike Ratledge, Kevin Ayers) - 01:38 . 4.Why Am I So…

Virgin Records release Mike Oldfield’s ‘Tubular Bells’ (1973)

Mike Oldfield's 'Tubular Bells' is his first album recorded when he was 19 and released on May 25 ,1973 by Virgin Records.Track Listing : 1.Tubular Bells, Pt. 1 (Mike Oldfield) - 25:36 . 2.Tubular Bells, Pt. 2 (Mike Oldfield) - 23:20 Musicians : Mike Oldfield - Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Electric Guitar, Farfisa, Hammond B3, Lowrey Organs, Flageolet, Fuzz Guitars, Glockenspiel, Honky Tonk…

Ice Cube releases ‘AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted,’ his first album after his split from N.W.A. (1990)

Ice Cube's 'AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted' is his solo debut studio album released on May 16, 1990 after his split from N.W.A. by Priority.Track Listing : 1.Better Off Dead (Sir Jinx) - 01:03 . 2.The Nigga Ya Love To Hate (Ice Cube, E. Sadler) - 03:15 . . 3.Amerikkka'S Most Wanted (Ice Cube, E. Sadler, Keith Shocklee) - 04:05 . . 4.What They Hittin' Foe? (The Average White Band, Ice Cube) - 01:20 .…

Kamasi Washington releases ‘The Epic,’ a triple album recorded with a 32-piece orchestra and 20-voice choir (2015)

Kamasi Washington's 'The Epic' is his first (and triple) album recorded with a 32-piece orchestra and 20-voice choir and released on May 5, 2015 by Brainfeeder.Track Listing : Volume 1: The Plan . 1.Change Of The Guard (Kamasi Washington) - 12:15 . 2.Askim (Kamasi Washington) - 12:34 . 3.Isabelle (Kamasi Washington) - 12:12 . 4.Final Thought (Kamasi Washington) - 06:31 . 5.The Next Step (Kamasi…

Mary J. Blige releases her third album ‘Share My World’ featuring ‘Love Is All We Need’ (1997)

Mary J. Blige's 'Share My World' is her third studio album released on April 22, 1997 by Mca. Track Listing : 1.Intro (Poke & Tone, Rich Nice) - 01:21 . 2.I Can Love You (Mary J. Blige, Latonya Blige-Dacosta, Rodney Jerkins, Kimberly Jones, Carlos Brody, Mashiem Myrick) - 04:54 . 3.Love Is All We Need (Blige, James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis, Nasir Jones, Rick James) - 04:16 . 4.Round And Round…

Since it’s Agnetha’s Birthday, let’s have a ‘ABBA At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, singer Agnetha Fältskog a 'Happy @|#} th Birthday,' we found it was the perfect time to playlist the 'BESTS' of her band : ABBA CREDITSPhoto : Kevin OliverAudio : Dancing Queen . Mamma Mia . Take a Chance on Me . The Winner Takes It All . Waterloo . Knowing Me, Knowing You . Fernando . Super Trouper . Money, Money, Money . Lay All Your Love on Me . Video : Dancing Queen .…

Verve publish Chris Potter’s album : ‘Gratitude’ (2001)

Chris Potter's 'Gratitude' is an album recorded with Brian Blade, Scott Colley & Kevin Hayes and released on April 3, 2001 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.The Source (Chris Potter) - 06:39 . 2.Shadow (Chris Potter) - 05:50 . 3.Sun King (Chris Potter) - 07:01 . 4.High Noon (Chris Potter) - 08:21 . 5.Eurydice (Chris Potter) - 06:02 . 6.The Mind'S Eye Intro (Chris Potter) - 00:44 . 7.The Mind'S…

Geffen Records publish Mary J. Blige’s seventh album : ‘The Breakthrough’ (2005)

Mary J. Blige's 'The Breakthrough' is her seventh studio album released on December 20, 2005 by Geffen Records.Track Listing : 1.No One Will Do (Erik Ortiz, Kevin Crowe, Clifford Brown Iii, Dave Young, Bunny Sigler) - 04:46 . 2.Enough Cryin (Mary J. Blige, Rodney Jerkins, Sean Garrett, Shawn Carter) - 04:20 . 3.About You (Mary J. Blige, William Adams, Keith Harris, Anthony Newley, Leslie Bricusse)…

Death Row publish Dr. Dre’ s debut album : ‘The Chronic’ featuring Snoop Dogg (1992)

Dr. Dre's 'The Chronic' is his debut studio album featuring Snoop Dogg and released on December 15, 1992 by Death Row / Interscope Track Listing : 1.The Chronic (Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, Colin Wolfe) - 01:57 . . 2.Fuck Wit Dre Day (Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Colin Wolfe) - 04:52 . . 3.Let Me Ride.Dr. Dre, Rbx, Snoop Dogg) - 04:21 . . 4.The Day The Niggaz Took Over (Dr. Dre, Rbx, Snoop Dogg, Dat Nigga…

Mary J. Blige releases her tenth album : ‘My Life II… The Journey Continues (Act 1)’ (2011)

Mary J. Blige's 'My Life II... The Journey Continues (Act 1)' is her tenth studio album released as a sequel to her 1994 album 'My Life' on November 21, 2011 by Matriarch.Track Listing : 1.Intro (Mary J. Blige, Jerry Duplessis, Kendu Isaac, Arden Altino, Sean Combs) - 01:16 . 2.Feel Inside (Mary J. Bligeandrea Martin, Duplessis, Altino, Nasir Jones, Dennis Coles, Robert Diggs, Gary Grice, Lamont…

Alicia Keys releases her sixth album : ‘Here’ featuring ‘In Common’ (2016)

Alicia Keys' 'Here' is her sixth studio album, released on November 4, 2016 by RCATrack Listing : 1.The Beginning (Interlude) (Alicia Keys) - 01:04 . 2.The Gospel (Mark Batson, Kasseem Dean, Robert Diggs, Jason Hunter, Alicia Keys, Shawn Martin, Corey Woods) - 03:02 . 3.Pawn It All (Mark Batson, Kasseem Dean, Alicia Keys, Harold Lilly) - 03:10 . 4.Elaine Brown (Interlude) (Alicia Keys) - 00:50 .…

Epic publish Michael Jackson’s tenth and final album : ‘Invincible’ featuring ‘You Rock My World’ (2001)

Michael Jackson's 'Invincible' is his tenth and final (and his first in six years) studio album, released on October 30, 2001 by Epic.Track Listing : 1.Unbreakable (Michael Jackson, Rodney Jerkins, Fred Jerkins Iii, Lashawn Daniels, Nora Payne, Robert Smith, Christopher Wallace) - 06:26 . 2.Heartbreaker (Michael Jackson, Rodney Jerkins, Fred Jerkins Iii, Lashawn Daniels, Mischke Butler, Norman…

Arista publish Santana’s eighteenth album : ‘Shaman’ featuring ‘The Game of Love’ with Michelle Branch and ‘Why Don’t You & I’ with Alex Band…

Santana's 'Shaman' is their eighteenth studio album released on October 22, 2002 by Arista.Track Listing : 1.Adouma (Angelique Kidjo, Jean Hebrail) - 04:15 . 2.Nothing At All (Rob Thomas, Cori Rooney) - 04:28 . 3.The Game Of Love (Gregg Alexander, Rick Nowels) - 04:15 . 4.You Are My Kind (Rob Thomas) - 04:19 . 5.Amoré (Sexo) (Macy Gray, Lester Mendez, Dallas Austin, Javier Vazquez) - 03:51 . 6.Foo…

Bill Frisell records his fifth album : ‘This Land’ for Nonesuch (1992)

Bill Frisell's 'This Land' is his fifth album recorded in October, 1992 with Billy Drewes, Curtis Fowlkes, Kermit Driscoll and Joey Baron and released In 1994 by Nonesuch.Track Listing : 1.Is It Sweet? (Bill Frisell) - 05:05 . 2.Strange Meeting (Bill Frisell) - 06:18 . 3.Jimmy Carter (Part 1) (Bill Frisell) - 02:03 . 4.Jimmy Carter (Part 2) (Bill Frisell) - 05:22 . 5.This Land (Bill Frisell) -…

The Rolling Stones release their twenty first album : ‘Bridges to Babylon’ (1997)

The The Rolling Stones' 'Bridges to Babylon' is their twenty first studio album co-produced with Don Was and released on September 29, 1997 by Virgin Records.Track Listing : 1.Flip The Switch (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 03:28 . 2.Anybody Seen My Baby? (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, K.D.Lang, Ben Mink) - 04:31 . 3.Low Down (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 04:26 . 4.Already Over Me (Mick Jagger,…

Dr. John releases ‘Ske-Dat-De-Dat: The Spirit of Satch,’ a tribute album to Louis Armstrong (2014)

Dr. John's 'Ske-Dat-De-Dat: The Spirit of Satch' is a tribute album to Louis Armstrong, released on August 19, 2014 by Concord.Track Listing : 1.What A Wonderful World (George Douglas, Bob Thiele, George David Weiss) - 04:10 . 2.Mack The Knife (Marc Blitzstein, Bertolt Brecht, Kurt Weill) - 06:13 . 3.Tight Like This (Langston Curl) - 04:51 . 4.I'Ve Got The World On A String (Harold Arlen, Ted…

MCA publish ‘Sublime,’ their third, eponymous and final album (1996)

'Sublime' is their third, eponymous and final studio album produced by Paul Leary and David Kahneby and released by MCA on July 30, 1996 - two months after the death of the lead singer Bradley NowellTrack Listing : 1.Garden Grove (Bradley Nowell, Eric Wilson, Bud Gaugh, Marshall Goodman) - 04:22 . . 2.What I Got (Bradley Nowell, Eric Wilson, Bud Gaugh, Lindon Andrew Roberts) - 02:51 . 3.Wrong…

Miles Davis records an extra track for the ‘Bags’ Groove’ album (1954)

Miles Davis' 'Bags' Groove' is an album compiling material from two 10 LPs recorded in 1954, plus two alternate takes recorded on June 29 & December 24, 1954 and released in 1957 by Prestige.Track Listing : 1.Bags' Groove (Milt Jackson) – 11:16 . 2.Bags' Groove (Milt Jackson) – 09:24 . 3.Airegin (Sonny Rollins) – 05:01 . 4.Oleo (Sonny Rollins) – 05:14 . 5.But Not For Me (George Gershwin,…

Arista release Whitney Houston’s second album : ‘Whitney’ featuring ‘ I Wanna Dance With Somebody’ (1987)

Whitney Houston's ‘Whitney' feat. ' I Wanna Dance With Somebody' is her second studio album released on June 2, 1987 by Arista Records.Track Listing : 1.I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) (George Merrill, Shannon Rubicam - 04:52 . 2.Just The Lonely Talking Again (Sam Dees - 05:34 . 3.Love Will Save The Day (Toni C. - 05:25 . 4.Didn'T We Almost Have It All (Michael Masser, Will Jennings -…

Hugh Laurie – Didn’t It Rain

AND ALSO MORE MUSIC WITH HUGH LAURIE MORE SINGERS MORE JAZZBUY IT FROMAMAZONITUNESCD UNIVERSEDidn't It Rain' by English singer / actor Hugh Laurie is the follow-up to his debut 'Let Them Talk', the new album sees Laurie departing the sounds of New Orleans and following the blues upstream and into the American heartland.

Jeff Healey Band – House On Fire Demos and Rarities

AND ALSO THE BEST OF JEFF HEALEY BAND MORE MUSIC WITH JEFF HEALEY BAND MORE BLUESBUY IT FROMAMAZONITUNESCD UNIVERSEFrom the vaults of the Jeff Healey Band, Eagle Records release 'House On Fire', a collection of studio rarities and demos recorded in the nineties.