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Dr. John

Warner Bros. publish ‘Rickie Lee Jones,’ her debut eponymous album…

‘Rickie Lee Jones’ is her eponymous debut album released on February 28, 1979 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Chuck E.’S In Love (Rickie Lee Jones) – 03:28 . 2.On Saturday Afternoons In 1963 (Rickie Lee Jones) – 02:31 . 3.Night Train (Rickie Lee Jones) – 03:14 . 4.Young Blood (Rickie Lee Jones) – 04:04 […]

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 03

Huey Lewis & The News, Jennifer Rush, Siouxsie And The Banshees, The Stranglers, Lou Reed, Japan, The Smiths, Robin Trower, Black Sabbath, George Thorogood, Dr. John, Manhattan Transfer. They are the 12 ’80s Throwback’ selected among the 173 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . […]

We Remember Professor Longhair

January 30, 1980 – Mr.Henry Roeland “Roy” Byrd better known as Professor Longhair, New Orleans blues singer and pianist passed away aged 94. He is remembered.

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Young, Gifted and…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Young, Gifted and Black’ is an album (its title being borrowed from the Nina Simone song ‘To Be Young, Gifted and Black) released on January 24, 1972 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Oh Me Oh My (I’M A Fool For You Baby) (Jim Doris) – 03:42 . 2.Day Dreaming (Aretha Franklin) – 04:00 […]

ATCO publish Dr. John’s debut album : ‘Gris-Gris’ (1968)

Dr. John’s ‘Gris-Gris’ is his debut album recorded in 1967 in Los Angeles and released on January 22, 1968 by ATCO Track Listing : 1.Gris-Gris Gumbo Ya Ya (Dr. John Creaux) – 05:36 . 2.Danse Kalinda Ba Doom (Dr. John Creaux, Harold Battiste) – 03:39 . 3.Mama Roux (Dr. John Creaux, Jessie Hill) – 02:59 […]

Liberty publish Canned Heat’s second album : ‘Boogie with Canned…

‘Boogie with Canned Heat’ feat. ‘On the Road Again’ is their second album released on January 21, 1968 by Liberty. Track Listing : 1.Evil Woman (Larry Weiss) – 02:59 . 2.My Crime (Canned Heat) – 03:57 . 3.On The Road Again (Floyd Jones, Alan Wilson) – 05:01 . 4.World In A Jug (Canned Heat) – […]

Elektra publish Carly Simon’s fourth album : ‘Hotcakes’…

Carly Simon’s ‘Hotcakes’ is her fourth studio album produced by Richard Perry and released on January 11, 1974 by Elektra. Track Listing : 1.Safe And Sound (Carly Simon, Jacob Brackman) – 3:40 . 2.Mind On My Man (Carly Simon) – 02:59 . 3.Think I’M Gonna Have A Baby (Carly Simon) – 03:57 . 4.Older Sister […]

MCA publish B. B. King’s album : ‘There Must Be a Better World…

B. B. King’s ‘There Must Be a Better World Somewhere’ is an album fully written and produced by Dr.John and released in January 1981 by Mca. Track Listing : 1.The Victim (Dr. John, Doc Pomus) – 06:18 . 2.More, More, More (Jay Hirsh, Hugh Mccracken) – 04:39 . 3.You’Re Going With Me (Dr. John, Doc […]

Happy Birthday Dr John. ‘Doctor Who? Doctor John!’

This day (November 21, 1940), in New Orleans, Louisiana, is born Malcolm John ‘Mac’ Rebennack, Jr. , a.k.a. Dr. John, an American singer-songwriter, pianist and guitarist, whose music combines blues, pop, jazz as well as Zydeco, boogie woogie and rock and roll.

Apple publish Ringo Starr’s fourth album : ‘Goodnight Vienna’…

Ringo Starr’s ‘Goodnight Vienna’ is his fourth studio album featuring among others Billy Preston, Robbie Robertson, Harry Nilsson and released on November 15 , 1974 by Apple. Track Listing : 1.[It’S All Down To] Goodnight Vienna (John Lennon) – 02:35 . 2.Occapella (Allen Toussaint) – 02:55 . 3.Oo-Wee (Richard Starkey, Vini Poncia) – 03:45 . […]

Columbia publish Harry Connick, Jr’s debut album : ’20’ (1988)

Harry Connick, Jr’s ’20’ is his first album with vocal, recorded in his 20th year and released on November 1, 1988 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Avalon (Buddy Desylva, Al Jolson, Vincent Rose) – 03:40 . 2.Blue Skies (Irving Berlin) – 03:45 . 3.Imagination (Johnny Burke, James Van Heusen) – 04:24 . 4.Do You Know […]

Stevie Ray Vaughan records ‘Live at Carnegie Hall,’ a live album…

Stevie Ray Vaughan’s ‘Live at Carnegie Hall’ is a live album recorded on October 4, 1984 with Double Trouble and released on July 29, 1997 by Epic. Track Listing : 1.Intro (Ken Dashow, John Hammond) – 02:09 . 2.Scuttle Buttin’ (Stevie Ray Vaughan) – 2:43 . 3.Testify (Ronald Isley, O’Kelly Isley, Jr., Rudolph Isley) – […]

Ahmad Jamal and Yusef Lateef release ‘Live at the Olympia: June 27,…

Ahmad Jamal and Yusef Lateef’s ‘Live at the Olympia, June 27, 2012’ is a live album released on September 9, 2014. Track Listing : 1.Autumn Rain (Ahmad Jamal) – 08:15 . 2.Blue Moon (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 08:32 . 3.The Gypsy (Billy Reid) – 04:07 . 4.Invitation (Bronislau Kaper) – 11:12 . 5.I Remember […]

Ringo Starr & All Starr Band rock LA (1989)

September 3, 1989 – Ringo Starr and his First All Starr Band – that is Clarence Clemons, Dr. John, Joe Walsh, Nils Lofgren, Billy Preston, Rick Danko, Levon Helm and Jim Keltner – share the stage at Greek Theatre in Los Angeles