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Chuck Berry

On TV today, Chuck Berry with Dick Clark (1959)

July 18, 1959 - you do not want to miss Chuck Berry doing a couple of songs at " Saturday Night Beech Nut Show" with Dick Clark on ABC<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Chuck-Berry-Ageless-Bluesman-RVJ.jpeg'…

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. 'Go Bo Diddley' feat. 'Say Man' is this second (but first studio) album released in July 1959 by…

This month In Blues Legends 09

Sonny Boy Williamson II, Taj Mahal, Muddy Waters, Eric Clapton, John Lee Hooker, Sonny Landreth, Albert King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Howlin' Wolf, B.B. King, Chuck Berry, Buddy Guy. They are the "Blues Legends" selected among the 1247 Posts we…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 07

Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Walsh, Chuck Berry, John Scofield, Johnny Guitar Watson, Brian May, Pete Townshend, Alvin Lee, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Robert Fripp, Eddie Van Halen, Marc Ribot. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 231…

Clapton & The Bluesmen

Blues is central to the repertoire of Eric Clapton whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW. So we looked for and found twelve (videographed) occasions where Eric plays live with one (or more) of his blues masters or colleagues.They are…

This month In Blues Legends 07

Skip James, Chuck Berry, T Bone Walker, Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, Willie Dixon, Memphis Slim, Helen Humes, BB King, Muddy Waters, Pinetop Perkins , Otis Taylor, Ben Harper, Charlie Musselwhite, Gary Moore, Eric Clapton, Doyle Bramhall…

We remember T Bone Walker. ‘T-Bone Walked’

This day (March 16, 1975), in Los Angeles, California, died Aaron Thibeaux 'T-Bone' Walker, an American blues guitarist and singer.Tracklist : w/ The Aces, Lafayette Leake And Chuck Berry - Everyday I Have The Blues (1972) . Don'T Throw…

We remember Etta James. ‘Etta Lasts’

This day (January 20, 2012), in Riverside, California, died Jamesetta Hawkins a.k.a. Etta James,an American singer.Tracklist : Something'S Got A Hold On Me . w/ Chuck Berry - Rock N' Roll Music . w/ Gladys Knight, Chaka Khan & B.B.…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 08

Roger Waters & Eric Clapton, Tommy Emmanuel & John Knowles, Ryuichi Sakamoto & Caetano Veloso, Junior Walker & Buddy Miles, Etta James & Chuck Berry, Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa, Ray Charles, Andy Williams, Cass Elliot…

Singing (and Playing) With Keith Richards

Keith Richards whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has performed with, beside his famous Rolling Stones colleagues, a myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Eric Clapton, The Faces, Jerry…

We remember John Lennon. ‘Slices Of Lennon’

This day (December 8, 1980 ), in Manhattan, New York, died Mr.John Winston Lennon a.k.a John Lennon, British singer, songwriter, co-founder of The BeatlesTracklist : Royal Show (w/ The Beatles, 1963) . At Ready,Steady,GO! (1964) . Live…

Singing With Tina Turner

Tina Turner whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has performed with a myriad of guys and girls singers of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : David Bowie, Eros Ramazzotti, Marvin Gaye, Eric Clapton, Chuck Berry, Beyoncé,…