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Booker T. Jones

Bob Dylan releases his twelfth album : ‘Pat Garrett & Billy the…

Bob Dylan’s ‘Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid’ feat. ‘Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door’ is his twelfth studio album (and soundtrack to the the Sam Peckinpah film of the same name), released on July 13, 1973 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Main Title Theme [Billy] (Bob Dylan) – 06:07 . 2.Cantina Theme [Workin’ For The Law] […]

Polydor publish Cream’s ‘Wheels of Fire,’ a double album…

Cream’s ‘Wheels of Fire’ is a double (a studio and a live) album produced by Felix Pappalardi and released in July 1968 by Polydor Atco. Track Listing : 1.White Room (Jack Bruce, Pete Brown) – 04:58 . 2.Sitting On Top Of The World (Walter Vinson, Lonnie Chatmon, Chester Burnett) – 04:58 . 3.Passing The Time […]

This week In Soul Artists 25

Ray Charles, Rachelle Ferrell, Booker T. Jones, Mavis Staples, Lionel Richie, James Brown, Chaka Khan, Childish Gambino, Terence Trent D’Arby, Incognito , D’Angelo, Maceo Parker. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 280 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Ray Charles – How […]

Me:nu Du Jour June 24 (EN.FR.ES)

>> EN FRANCAIS | >> EN ESPAÑOL TODAY We Listen To Wyclef Jean, Mavis Staples, James Brown, Beyoncé, Jackson Browne, Black Eyed Peas, Paul Desmond, Joe Zawinul, Wes Montgomery, Eliane Elias We Celebrate Jeff Beck, Mick Fleetwood, Fleetwood Mac, Bernie, Worrel We Watch Frank Zappa, Hot Tuna, Bob Marley, Stevie Wonder, Elvis Costello, Booker T Jones, Jason Mraz, Aerosmith, […]

Neil Young takes the MGs to Germany (2002)

May 18, 2002 – Neil Young will be backed by the Mgs – that is Donald ‘Duck’ Dunn, Booker T. Jones, Steve ‘Smokey’ Potts – plus Frank ‘Poncho’ Sampedro, Astrid & Pegi Young at “Rock am Ring” in Nürburgring, Germany

Reunited Cream starts the recording of ‘Royal Albert Hall London’…

Cream’s ‘Royal Albert Hall London’ is the live album of their reunion recorded on May 2, 3, 5and 6, 2005 and released on October 4, 2005 By Reprise. Track Listing : 1.I’M So Glad (Skip James) – 06:18 . 2.Spoonful (Willie Dixon) – 07:29 . 3.Outside Woman Blues (Blind Joe Reynolds) – 04:33 . 4.Pressed […]

Otis Redding records ‘Live in Europe’ at the Olympia Theatre in…

Otis Redding’s ‘Live in Europe’ is his first and unique live album recorded at the Olympia Theatre in Paris on March 21, 1967 and released during his lifetime by Volt/Atco.. Track Listing : 1.Respect (Otis Redding) – 03:00 . 2.Can’T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) – 03:20 . 3.I’Ve Been Loving You Too Long (Jerry […]

Stax publish ‘King & Queen’ by Otis Redding & Carla…

‘King & Queen’ by Otis Redding & Carla Thomas is a studio album (her fourth and his sixth and final) released on March 16, 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Knock On Wood (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 02:48 . 2.Let Me Be Good To You (Isaac Hayes, David Porter, Carl Wells) – 02:48 . […]

Albert King records ‘Born Under a Bad Sign’ with Booker T. &…

Albert King’s ‘Born Under a Bad Sign’ is his second studio album recorded on March 3, 1966 & June 9, 1967 and released in August 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Born Under A Bad Sign (William Bell, Booker T. Jones) – 02:47 . 2.Crosscut Saw (R.G. Ford) – 02:35 . 3.Kansas City (Jerry Leiber, […]

Volt/Atco publish ‘The Dock of the Bay,’ the first posthumous Otis…

Otis Redding’s ‘The Dock of the Bay’ is his seventh (and first posthumous) album recorded at Stax Studio and released on February 23, 1968 by Volt/Atco. Track Listing : 1.(Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay (Steve Cropper, Otis Redding) – 02:38 . 2.I Love You More Than Words Can Say (Eddie Floyd, Booker T. […]

The White House turns ‘Blues’ (2012)

February 21, 2012 – B.B. King, Trombone Shorty, Jeff Beck, Buddy Guy, Mick Jagger, Shemekia Copeland, Gary Clark Jr and Booker T Jones, they are all at the White House for the “Month Of Blues”

Al Green releases ‘Let’s Stay Together,’ an album produced By…

Al Green’s ‘Let’s Stay Together’ is an album produced By Willie Mitchell and released on January 31, 1972 by HI Track Listing : 1.Let’S Stay Together (Al Green, Jackson, Willie Mitchell) – 03:18 . 2.La-La For You (Al Green, Willie Mitchell) – 03:31 . 3.So You’Re Leaving (Al Green) – 02:57 . 4.What Is This […]

Booker T. takes The MG’s to Oakland (1970)

January 31, 1970 – Booker T & The MGs – that is Booker T Jones, Steve Cropper, Donald Duck Dunn and Al Jackson, Jr. – opens for Creedence Creedence Clearwater Revival at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California

Stax publish Eddie Floyd’s debut album : ‘Knock On Wood’…

Eddie Floyd’s ‘Knock On Wood’ is his debut album recorded from July till December 1966 at Stax Studios in Memphis, Tennessee and released on January 26, 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Knock On Wood (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 03:05 . 2.Something You Got (Chris Kenner, Fats Domino) – 03:05 . 3.But It’S Alright […]