Happy Birthday David Byrne. ‘Headmaster’

This day (May 14, 1952), in Dumbarton, Scotland, is born David Byrne, American singer-songwriter and guitanist, frontman of Talking HeadsDigest Tracklist : I Feel It In My Heart (w/ Talking Heads, The Kitchen ’76) . Psycho Killer (w/ Talking Heads, CBGB, 1975) . Don’t Worry About The Government (w/ Talking Heads) . With Dick Clark (w/ Talking Heads) . Warning Sign (w/ Talking Heads, Capitol…

Sire publish ‘My Life in the Bush of Ghosts,’ a collaboration album by Brian Eno and David Byrne (1981)

'My Life in the Bush of Ghosts' by Brian Eno & David Byrne is an album titled after a novel by Amos Tutuola and released in February 1981 by Sire.Track Listing : 1.America Is Waiting (Brian Eno, David Byrne, Bill Laswell, Tim Wright, David Van Tieghem) - 03:36 . . 2.Mea Culpa (David Byrne, Brian Eno) - 03:35 . . 3.Regiment (Brian Eno, David Byrne, Michael Busta Cherry Jones, Chris Frantz,…

Sire publish David Byrne’s ‘The Catherine Wheel,’ a musical score commissioned by Twyla Tharp (1981)

David Byrne's 'The Catherine Wheel' is a musical score commissioned by Twyla Tharp for her dance project and released in December 1981 by Sire.Track Listing : 1.His Wife Refused (David Byrne) - 04:26 . 2.Two Soldiers (David Byrne, Brian Eno) (David Byrne) - 04:45 . 3.The Red House (David Byrne) - 03:17 . 4.My Big Hands (Fall Through The Cracks) (David Byrne) - 02:45 . 5.Big Business (David Byrne,…

‘American Utopia’ is David Byrne talking (tongue in cheek) as he heads (towards a bright future). Hello Happy Taxpayers!

David Byrne' s 'American Utopia' is his seventh (his first in 14 years) studio album co-produced with Brian Eno & Rodaidh McDonald and released on March 9, 2018 by Todo Mundo / Nonesuch Records.(Source David Byrne - American Utopia | Official Site)Stereogum Byrne’s new album, doesn’t have any moments that have fucked me up in the same way, but that has a whole lot more to do with me SPIN but…

David Bowie releases ‘Lodger,’ his thirteenth album and the last of the Berlin Trilogy (1979)

David Bowie's 'Lodger' is his thirteenth studio album (the last of the Berlin Trilogy) recorded in Switzerland and New York and released on May 18, 1979 by RCA.Track Listing : 1.Fantastic Voyage (David Bowie, Brian Eno) - 02:55 . 2.African Night Flight (David Bowie, Brian Eno) - 02:54 . 3.Move On (David Bowie) - 03:16 . 4.Yassassin (David Bowie) - 04:10 . 5.Red Sails (David Bowie, Brian Eno) -…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 20/52

David Byrne & St. Vincent, Sam Moore & Blues Brothers Band, B.B. King & James Brown, Taj Mahal & Keb' Mo', Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa, Robin Gibb & Nigel Kennedy, The Corrs & Ron Wood, Jason Mraz & Sungha Jung, Eric Clapton & Ed Sheeran, Pete Townshend & Lou Reed, Andy Summers & Robert Fripp, Janet Jackson & Justin Timberlake

This week In Male Balladeers 20/52

Leonard Cohen, Elton John, Neil Young, Billy Joel, Tom Chaplin, Richard Ashcroft, Frank Sinatra, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Ben Harper, Randy Newman, David Bowie, Paul McCartney, David Byrne

Singing Talking Heads

Cage The Elephant, Bonnie Raitt, The Lumineers, Widespread Panic, The Motet, Antibalas, The Roots, David Byrne, St Vincent, Angelique Kidjo, Mavis Staples, Yonder Mountain String Band, Florence and the Machine, Lotus

This week In ‘2000s Throwback’ 20/52

Maroon 5, Bruce Springsteen, Queens of The Stone Age, Beastie Boys , Eminem, Nine Inch Nails, The Black Keys, Alanis Morissette, Linkin Park, David Byrne, Pink Martini, The Corrs, Ron Wood

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 20/52

Elton John, Uriah Heep, David Bowie, Cher, Tina Turner, Talking Heads, Paul McCartney, Billy Joel, Bee Gees, Donna Summer, Carpenters, Elton John, Randy Newman

Happy Birthday Bebel Gilberto. ‘Feliz Aniversário Bebel’

This day (May 12, 1966), in New York City, United States, is born Isabel Gilberto de Oliveira a.k.a Bebel Gilberto, a Brazilian popular singer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Mart'nália - Na Cara (2020) . Harvest Moon / Creep / So Nice (2019) . Tanto Tempo (2018) . Eu Preciso Dizer Que Te Amo (No Encontro, 2017) . Saudade vem correndo (Blue Note Milano, 2015) . Simplesmente (Sziget 2012) . Samba Da Benção…

Epic publish Living Colour’s debut studio album : ‘ Vivid” partially produced by Mick Jagger (1988)

Living Colour's 'Vivid' is their debut studio album produced by Mick Jagger and Ed Stasium and released on May 3, 1988 by EpicTrack Listing : 1.Cult Of Personality (Vernon Reid, Muzz Skillings, Corey Glover, Will Calhoun) - 04:54 . 2.I Want To Know (Vernon Reid) - 04:24 . 3.Middle Man (Corey Glover, Vernon Reid) - 03:47 . 4.Desperate People (Calhoun, Vernon Reid, Corey Glover, Muzz Skillings) -…

Telarc publish Marcus Miller’s ‘The Ozell Tapes: The Official Bootleg’ (2003)

Marcus Miller<'s 'The Ozell Tapes: The Official Bootleg' is a double live album released on April 22, 2003 by Telarc.Track Listing : 1.Intro (Big Doug Epting) - 01:06 . 2.Power (Marcus Miller) - 06:00 . 3.So What (Miles Davis) - 8:54 . 4.Lonnie'S Lament (John Coltrane) - 10:52 . 5.Cousin John (Marcus Miller) - 10:41 . 6.Scoop (Marcus Miller) - 12:27 . 7.I Loves You Porgy (George…

Nonesuch release Caetano Veloso’s second album in English : ‘A Foreign Sound’ (2004)

Caetano Veloso's 'A Foreign Sound' is his twenty ninth (his second in English) studio album, released on April 6, 2004 by Nonesuch.Track Listing : 1.The Carioca (Edward Eliscu, Gus Kahn, Vincent Youmans) - 03:33 . 2.So In Love (Cole Porter) - 05:31 . 3.Always (Irving Berlin) - 03:43 . 4.Come As You Are (Kurt Cobain, Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic) - 04:16 . 5.Feelings (Morris Albert, Louis Gasté) -…

Talking Heads travel to New-Jersey (1980)

November 4, 1980 - The Talking Heads - that is David Byrne (voc,g), Jerry Harrison (g,kb,voc), Tina Weymouth (b,kb), Chris Frantz (d,voc) plus Adrian Belew (g,voc), Bernie Worrell (kb), Busta Cherry Jones (b), Steve Scales (perc) and Dollette McDonald (voc) - are at Capitol Theatre in Passaic, NJ

Feliz Aniversário Tom Zé. ‘Zé Zurreição’

This day (October 11, 1936), in Irara, Bahia, Brazil, is born Tom Zé, singer, multi-instrumentalist, and composerDigest Tracklist : Augusta, Angélica e Consolação (2018) . Vai, (2016) . Salva Humanidade (2014) . Capitais e Tais (2012) . Hein? . Las Páginas Blancas (2011) . w/ Os Mutantes – Minha Menina (2011) . Documentray . Brigitte Bardot . Xique Xique . Os Mutantes- Panis Et Circensis &…

Talking Heads release their fourth album : ‘Remain in Light’ produced by Brian Eno and featuring ‘Once in a Lifetime’ (1980)

Talking Heads' 'Remain in Light' is their fourth studio album produced by Brian Eno and released on October 8, 1980 by Sire Records.Track Listing : 1.Born Under Punches (The Heat Goes On) (David Byrne, Brian Eno, Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth) - 05:49 . 2.Crosseyed And Painless (David Byrne, Brian Eno, Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth) - 04:48 . 3.The Great Curve (David…

Elektra publish Simply Red’s debut album : ‘Picture Book’ featuring ‘Money’s Too Tight (To Mention)’ (1985)

Simply Red's 'Picture Book' feat. 'Money's Too Tight (To Mention)' is their debut album on October 1st, 1985 by Elektra.Track Listing : 1.Come To My Aid (Mick Hucknall, Fritz Mcintyre) - 04:03 . 2.Sad Old Red (Mick Hucknall) - 04:33 . 3.Look At You Now (Mick Hucknall) - 03:02 . 4.Heaven (David Byrne, Jerry Harrison) - 04:32 . 5.Jericho (Mick Hucknall) - 06:03 . 6.Money'S Too Tight (To Mention)…

As we wish Trey Anastasio of Phish, a happy birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Phish at Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, American guitarist and lead vocalist Trey Anastasio, a Happy 56th Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Phish CREDITSPhoto : whittlzAudio : Farmhouse . Birds of a Feather . Ghost . Wading in the Velvet Sea . You Enjoy Myself . Limb by Limb . First Tube . Heavy Things . Waste . Stash . Video : Sample In A Jar . Shreds IT . Bouncing Around the Room .…

Jay-Z releases his third album : ‘Vol 2 … Hard Knock Life’ (1998)

Jay-Z's 'Vol. 2... Hard Knock Life' is his third studio album released on September 29, 1998 by Roc-A-Fella / Def Jam Track Listing : 1.Intro (Shawn Carter, Christopher Martin, Malik Cox) - 02:56 . . 2.Hard Knock Life (Shawn Carter, Mark James, Charles Strouse, Martin Charnin) - 03:58 . . 3.If I Should Die (Shawn Carter, Kasseem Dean, Malcolm Byer, Nigel Leguerre) - 04:55 . 4.Ride Or Die…

Sire publish ‘Talking Heads: 77,’ their debut album featuring ‘Psycho Killer’ (1977)

'Talking Heads: 77' is their debut (featuring 'Psycho Killer') album released on September 16, 1977 by Sire.Track listing : 1.Uh-Oh, Love Comes to Town (David Byrne) - 02:48 . 2.New Feeling (David Byrne) - 03:09 . 3.Tentative Decisions (David Byrne) - 03:04 . 4.Happy Day (David Byrne) - 03:55 . 5.Who Is It? (David Byrne) - 01:41 . 6.No Compassion (David Byrne) - 04:47 . 7.The Book I Read…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 37/52

Prince & The Muppets, Marc Bolan & Cilla Black, Eminem & Rihanna, Gloria Estefan & José Feliciano, Eric Clapton & Sheryl Crow, David Byrne & St. Vincent, Trombone Shorty & Dave Grohl, Paul Simon & John Mellencamp, Peter Tosh & Mick Jagger, Jimmy Cliff & Widespread Panic, Paul Mccartney & Bruce Springsteen , Dave Matthews Band & Neil YoungThey are the…

Talking Heads release their third album : ‘Fear of Music,’ produced with Brian Eno and featuring ‘Life During Wartime’ (1979)

Talking Heads' 'Fear of Music' is their third studio album produced with Brian Eno and released on August 3, 1979 by Sire.Track Listing : 1.I Zimbra (David Byrne, Brian Eno, Hugo Ball) - 03:09 . 2.Mind (David Byrne) - 04:13 . 3.Paper (David Byrne) - 02:39 . 4.Cities (David Byrne) - 04:10 . 5.Life During Wartime (David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth) - 03:41 . 6.Memories Can'T…

Talking Heads release their second album : ‘More Songs About Buildings and Food’ co-produced with Brian Eno (1978)

Talking Heads' 'More Songs About Buildings and Food' is their second album co-produced by Brian Eno and released on July 21, 1978 by Sire. Track listing : 1.Thank You for Sending Me an Angel (David Byrne) - 02:11 . 2.With Our Love (David Byrne) - 03:30 . 3.The Good Thing (David Byrne) - 03:03 . 4.Warning Sign (David Byrne, Chris Frantz) - 03:55 . 5.The Girls Want to Be With the Girls (David…

As we wish Stone Gossard a Happy Birthday, we find it the perfect day to post a ‘Pearl Jam At Their Best’ page

As we wish, today, American guitarist Stone Gossard a Happy 54th Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Pearl Jam CREDITSPhoto : Matteo PieroniAudio : Alive . Even Flow . Jeremy . Black . Once . Last Kiss . Better Man . Daughter . Oceans . Yellow Ledbetter . Video : Even Flow . Alive . Just Breathe . Sirens . I Am Mine . Do the Evolution . Last Kiss . Oceans . Corduroy…

We remember Bernie Worrell. ‘Bernie M.P.’

This day (June 24, 2016) in Everson, Washington, died George Bernard 'Bernie' Worrell, Jr., an American keyboardist and composer best known as a founding member of Parliament-Funkadelic and for his work with Talking Heads.Digest Tracklist : George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic - Keyboard Solo (2004) . On Earth Trailer . The Bernie Worrell Orchestra - Star Child (2012) . w/ Pee Wee Ellis…

‘Music For The Dancers’ N°190 – Vintage 2000s Music Videos

The Chemical Brothers, Mariah Carey, DJ Tiesto, X-Press 2, Steps, David Guetta, Bob Sinclar, New Order, Agnelli & Nelson, Booty Luv, The Pussycat Dolls, VengaboysThey are the performers of the twelve vintage dance tunes that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (25/52) BUT ... in the Noughties 2000s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . The…

Sire release Talking Heads’s fifth album ‘Speaking in Tongues’ featuring ‘Burning Down the House’ (1983)

Talking Heads's 'Speaking in Tongues' feat. 'Burning Down the House' is their fifth studio album released on May 31, 1983 by Sire.Track Listing : 1.Burning Down The House (David Byrne, Talking Heads) - 04:01 . 2.Making Flippy Floppy (David Byrne, Talking Heads) - 05:53 . 3.Girlfriend Is Better (David Byrne, Talking Heads) - 05:42 . 4.Slippery People (David Byrne, Talking Heads) - 05:05 . 5.I Get…

‘Music For The Dancers’ Special New Music Videos 38

Skazi & Bemet, Reekado Banks & Parker Ighile, Flor De Rap, Tkay Maidza, Joyce Santana & Big Soto, Rafa Pabön, Ric Wilson & Terrace Martin, Brian Culbertson, Jonas Brothers, Vitor Kley, Bvndit, Etane are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide dance tunes that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

Happy Birthday Chaka Khan. ‘Ain’t Nobody Like Chaka’

This day (March 23, 1953), in Chicago, Illinois, is born Yvette Marie Stevens a.k.a. Chaka Khan, an American singer.Tracklist : Like Sugar (2019) . A'nt Nobody (Jools Holland 2016/2017) . Live Medley (Tokyo 2014) . Ain't nobody (2012) . Edisons (2010) . w/ Stevie Wonder - Tell me Something Good 2003 . Im Every Woman (2002) . hrough The Fire (1995) . w/ Fourplay - Between The Sheets . w/ Bb King,…

Happy Birthday Phil Lesh

March 15, 1940 - Philip Chapman Lesh simply known as Phil Lesh, bassist and co-founding member of the Grateful Dead, is 81. Happy Birthday, SirThe Grateful Dead 's 'Wake of the Flood' is a studio album (the first without founding member Ron 'Pigpen' McKernan) released on October 15, 1973 by Grateful Dead Records. >>Grateful Dead's 'From the Mars Hotel' is a studio album recorded in April…