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Bo Diddley

Brunswick Records publish The Who’s first album : ‘My…

The Who’s ‘My Generation’ is their debut studio album produced by Shel Talmy and released on December 3, 1965 by Brunswick Records Track Listing : 1.Out In The Street (Pete Townshend) – 02:31 . 2.I Don’T Mind (James Brown) – 02:36 . 3.The Good’S Gone (Pete Townshend) – 04:02 . 4.La-La-La-Lies (Pete Townshend) – 02:17 […]

Tina, Petula, Ray et al tape ‘The Big T.N.T. Show’ (1965)

November 29, 1965 – The Ronettes, Ike & Tina Turner, Petula Clark, Bo Diddley, Donovan, The Byrds, Roger Miller, The Lovin’ Spoonful, Joan Baez, Ray Charles and more. They all take part in the taping of “The Big T.N.T. Show” concert at the Moulin Rouge in Los Angeles, California More Info

Singing (and playing) With Chuck Berry

Chuck Berry who would have turned 93 today, has rock’n rolled with a myriad of artists of all genres. We have selected thirteen of them : John Lennon, Johnnie Johnson, Eric Clapton, Bruce Springsteen , Tina Turner, Etta James, Sha Na Na, Keith Richards, Little Richard, Linda Ronstadt, Stevie Ray Vaughan, George Thorogood, Bo Diddley […]

Paul, Linda et al celebrate Buddy Holly (1979)

September 14, 1979 – Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney, Denny Lane, Don Everly, Albert Lee, Maria Elena Santiago, Bo Diddley, Roy Orbison and The Crickets perform at the 4th annual MPL Buddy Holly Week celebration concert at the Hammersmith Odeon in London

Mercury release ‘New York Dolls,’ their self-titled debut album…

‘New York Dolls’ is their eponymous debut studio album produced by Todd Rundgren and relased July 27, 1973 by Mercury Track Listing : 1.Personality Crisis (David Johansen, Johnny Thunders) – 03:41 . 2.Looking For A Kiss (David Johansen) – 03:19 . 3.Vietnamese Baby (David Johansen) – 03:38 . 4.Lonely Planet Boy (David Johansen) – 04:09 […]

Checker Records publish ‘Go Bo Diddley,’ Bo Diddley’s second…

‘Go Bo Diddley’ feat. ‘Say Man’ is this second (but first studio) album released in July 1959 by Checker Records. Track Listing : 1.Crackin’ Up (Ellas Mcdaniel) – 02:41 . 2.I’M Sorry (Ellas Mcdaniel, Alan Freed, Harvey Fuqua) – 02:30 . 3.Bo’S Guitar (Ellas Mcdaniel) – 02:38 . 4.Willie And Lillie (Ellas Mcdaniel) – 02:34 […]

We Remember Bo Diddley

June 2, 2008 – Ellas McDaniel better known as Bo Diddley, American singer-songwriter and guitarist passed away aged 79. He is remembered.

Dr. Feelgood record their third album : ‘Stupidity’ for United…

Dr. Feelgood’s ‘Stupidity’ is their third album recorded live on May 23 & November 8, 1975 and released in September 1976 by United Artists Track 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) […]

Chess starts the recording of ‘Chuck Berry Is on Top’ album…

‘Chuck Berry Is on Top’ is his third studio album featuring his greatest hits (Johnny B. Goode, Maybelle, Roll Over Beethoven and so on) recorded from May 21, 1955 till 1959 and released in July 1959 by Chess. Track Listing : 1.Almost Grown (Chuck Berry) – 02:21 . 2.Carol (Chuck Berry) – 02:48 . 3.Maybellene […]