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Chris Botti

Joe Cocker releases his nineteenth album : ‘Heart & Soul’…

Joe Cocker’s ‘Heart & Soul’ is his nineteenth studio album featuring only cover songs and released on October 12, 2004. Track Listing : 1.What’S Going On (Renaldo Benson, Al Cleveland, Marvin Gaye) – 05:15 . 2.Chain Of Fools (Don Covay) – 03:46 . 3.One (U2) – 04:36 . 4.I (Carlo Donida, Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, […]

Happy Birthday Chris Botti. ‘Botti And Soul’

This day (October 12, 1962), in Portland, Oregon, is born Chris Botti, an American trumpeter and composer. Digest Tracklist : w/ Leo Amuedo – Hallelujah (.2019) . When I Fall in Love (2017) . Hallelujah (2016) . w/ Caroline Campbell – at Cht. St. Michelle (2015) . w/ Sting – Seven Days (2014) . w/ […]

Bruce, Gaga, Herbie et al come for Sting’s 60th BDay (2011)

October 1, 2011 – for his 60th birthday, Sting has invited Bruce Springsteen, Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder, Mary J. Blige, Herbie Hancock, Robert Downey Jr., Vince Gill, Will.i.am, Rufus Wainwright, Branford Marsalis, Billy Joel and Chris Botti to perform with him and his band featuring Dominic Miller, Christian McBride, David Sancious and Vinnie Colaiuta at […]

Playing Miles

‘So What’, ‘Blue In Green’, ‘Freddie Freeloader’, ‘All Blues’ etc. Miles Davis who passed away today 28 years ago, has left many compositions for the ages. Some of them have been covered by famous and not so famous artists. Sting, Marcus Miller, Herbie Hancock, Gerry Mulligan, Art Farmer, Lee Konitz, John Mclaughlin, Chet Baker, Hiromi, […]

Sting releases ‘Brand New Day,’ his sixth solo album featuring…

Sting’s ‘Brand New Day’ is his sixth solo studio album featuring ‘Desert Rose’ with Cheb Mami and released on September 24, 1999 by A&M Records. Track Listing : 1.A Thousand Years (Kipper, Sting) – 05:57 . 2.Desert Rose (Sting) – 04:45 . 3.Big Lie, Small World (Sting) – 05:05 . 4.After The Rain Has Fallen […]

Three Concerts with Richard Tee

Pianist extraordinaire, Richard Tee, who passed away today 15 years ago has been for almost 30 years a “top session keyboardist”. Very much in demand, Richard has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on http://go.rvm.pm/richardtee). The ‘Three Concerts with Richard Tee‘ are with Paul Simon, Grover Washington […]

Concord publish Arturo Sandoval’s ‘A Time for Love’ featuring…

Arturo Sandoval’s ‘A Time for Love’ is a studio album including a collection of classical pieces, standards and ballads and. released on May 11, 2010 by Concord. Track Listing : 1.Après Un Rêve (After A Dream) (Gabriel Fauré) – 05:09 . 2.Emily (Johnny Mandel, Johnny Mercer) – 04:25 . 3.Speak Low (Ogden Nash, Kurt Weill) […]

Singing (and Playing) With Steven Tyler

Steven Tyler whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has sang with, besides his Aerosmith colleagues, a myriad of artists or bands. We have selected twelve of them : RU, Billy Joel, AC/DC, Jimmy Page, Slash, Santana, Christina Milian, Pink, Kid Rock, Nuno Bettencourt, Chris Botti, Southern California Children’s Chorus Here, they are […]

Michael Bublé releases his fourth album : ‘It’s Time’…

Michael Bublé’s ‘It’s Time’ is his fourth studio album released on February 8, 2005 by 143, Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Feeling Good (Leslie Bricusse, Anthony Newley) – 03:57 . 2.A Foggy Day (In London Town) (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 02:31 . 3.You Don’T Know Me (Eddy Arnold, Cindy Walker) – 04:14 . 4.Quando, Quando, […]