We remember Pinetop Perkins. ‘Pinetop Off the World’

This day (March 21, 2011), in Austin, Texas,, died Joseph William Perkins a.k.a. Pinetop Perkins, an American blues pianist and singer.Tracklist : Happiness Is . w/ Mitch Woods - Boogie Woogie Blowout (2009) . w/ Emily Gimble - Sittin On Top Of The World . w/ Bharath Rajakumar & The Willie Big Eye Smith Band - At Mont-Tremblant . w/ Anthony Sapienza - Kansas City Blues . w/ La Jones -…

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

We remember Muddy Waters. ‘Still Waters’

This day (April 30, 1983), in Westmont, Illinois, died McKinley Morganfield a.k.a. Muddy Waters, an American blues musician.Digest Tracklist : Manish Boy . w/ The Rolling Stones - Champagne And Reefer (1981) . w/ Sonny Boy Williamson - Got My Mojo Working . w/ Foghat- I Just Want To Make Love To You (1978) . w/ Clark Terry - Stormy Monday Blues (1977) . The Blues Had A Baby (And They Named Rock…

We remember Junior Wells. ‘Blowing In The Harp’

This day (January 15, 1998), in Chicago, Illinois, died Amos Wells Blakemore Jr. a.k.a. Junior Wells, an American Chicago blues vocalist and harmonica player..Tracklist : Trouble No More (1987) . w/ Buddy Guy – Who´s Lovin’ You Tonight . w/ Buddy Guy & John Mayall’s Blues Breakers – Don’t Start Me Talkin . Mystery Train (1974) . Messin With The Kid (1974) . Hoodoman Blues (1966) . I Got My…

Muddy Waters releases the album ‘Hard Again’ produced by Johnny Winter (1977)

Muddy Waters' 'Hard Again' is an album produced by Johnny Winter and released on January 10, 1977 by Blue Sky.Track Listing : 1.Mannish Boy (Mckinley Morganfield, Ellas Mcdaniel, Mel London) - 05:23 . 2.Bus Driver (Mckinley Morganfield, Terry Abrahamson) - 07:44 . 3.I Want To Be Loved (Willie Dixon) - 02:20 . 4.Jealous Hearted Man (Mckinley Morganfield) - 04:23 . 5.I Can'T Be Satisfied (Mckinley…

Muddy Waters releases his thirteenth album : ‘I’m Ready’ produced by Johnny Winter (1978)

Muddy Waters' 'I'm Ready' is his thirteenth (and second produced by Johnny Winter) studio album released in January 1978 by Blue Sky,Track Listing : 1.I'M Ready (Willie Dixon) - 03:26 . 2.33 Years (Mckinley Morganfield) - 05:20 . 3.Who Do You Trust (Mckinley Morganfield) - 05:00 . 4.Copper Brown (Mckinley Morganfield) - 04:58 . 5.I'M Your Hoochie Coochie Man (Willie Dixon) - 03:59 . 6.Mamie…

We remember Albert King. ‘King Albert’

This day (December 21, 1992), in Memphis, Tennessee, died Albert King, an American blues guitarist and singer.Tracklist : Why You´re so mean to me (1992) . The Sky Is Crying (1989) . w/ Stevie Ray Vaughn- Don’t You Lie To Me (1983) . Born Under A Bad Sign . w/ John Mayall - Stormy Monday . Blues Power (1970) . I'll Play The BLues For You . Tracklist : Born Under A Bad Sign . Crosscut Saw .…

German TV tapes Muddy Waters (1978)

December 10, 1978 - German TV program "Rockpalast" will record Muddy Waters and band - that is Pinetop Perkins (p), Jerry Portnoy (harmo), Luther "Guitar, Jr." Johnson (g), Bob Margolin (g), Calvin Jones (b), Willie "Big Eyes" Smith (d) - during their concert at Westfalenhallen in Dortmund, Germany <img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/blues7.jpg' alt='Muddy Waters –…

The Band record ‘The Last Waltz’ with Eric Clapton, Neil Diamond, Dr. John, Bob Dylan, Emmylou Harris, Joni Mitchell, Van Morrison and more guests (1976)

The Band's 'The Last Waltz' is a triple live album recorded on November 25, 1976 at Winterland Arena, San Francisco and released on April 7, 1978 by Warner Bros. Records Track Listing : 1.Theme From The Last Waltz (Robbie Robertson) - 03:28 . 2.Up On Cripple Creek (Robbie Robertson) - 04:44 . 3.Who Do You Love? (Ellas Mcdaniel) - 04:16 . 4.Helpless (Neil Young) - 05:47 . 5.Stage Fright (Robbie…

Junior Wells sits in with Muddy Waters (1976)

October 29, 1976 - Muddy Waters and his Rhythm Blues Band - that is Luther Johnson (g), Bob Margolin (g), Jerry Portnoy (h), Pinetop Perkins (p), Calvin Jones (b), Willie Smith (d) - plus special guest Junior Wells perform at Westfalenhalle in Dortmund, West Germany<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/blues7.jpg' alt='Muddy Waters – Fathers and Sons' width='190'…

We remember Luther Allison. ‘The Blues is On’

This day ( August 12, 1997), in Madison, Wisconsin, died Luther Allison, an American blues guitarist who played with Howlin' Wolf's band and backed James Cotton.Digest Tracklist : Watching You . Soul Fixin' Man (1994) . w/ Johnny Hallyday - La Guitare fait mal (1992) . Bad News is Coming . Otis Rush & Luther Allison & Eric Clapton – Every Day I Have The Blues . Serious (1985) . Little Red…

Muddy Waters is in Nice (1977)

July 10, 1977 - the Muddy Waters Blues with Clark Terry (tp), Jerry Portnoy (harm), Bob Margolin (eg), Guitar Junior (eg), Pinetop Perkins (p), Calvin Jones (eb) and Willy Big Eyes Smith (dr) will be on stage at "Nice Jazz Festival " in France<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/blues7.jpg' alt='Muddy Waters – Fathers and Sons' width='190' height='161'/><img…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 23/52

George Harrison & Eric Clapton, Frank Zappa, John Lennon & Yoko Ono, Journey, Albert King & Luther Allison, Grace Potter & Warren Haynes, Imelda May & Jeff Beck, Ariana Grande & Chris Martin, Joan Baez & Bob Dylan, Little Feat, Emmylou Harris & Bonnie Raitt, Sharon Jones & Susan Tedeschi, Luciano Pavarotti & Eurythmics, My Morning Jacket & Boston Pops…

Boogie Me!

From 'Spann s Boogie' to 'Saint-Louis stomp' , we have mixed 22 'True Swing' tunes around the theme of 'Boogie Woogie'. It has Speckled Red, Blind John Davis , Dave Brubeck, Memphis Slim and many more.

Keep A Knockin’

Starting and ending with 'Keep a Knockin'' made famous by Little Richard, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Ray Charles, Lee Hickman , Milton Brown, The English Beat, Muddy Waters and many more.