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Dr. John

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

Dr. John releases ‘Ske-Dat-De-Dat: The Spirit of Satch,’ a tribute…

Dr. John’s ‘Ske-Dat-De-Dat: The Spirit of Satch’ is a tribute album to Louis Armstrong, released on August 19, 2014 by Concord. Track Listing : 1.What A Wonderful World (George Douglas, Bob Thiele, George David Weiss) – 04:10 . 2.Mack The Knife (Marc Blitzstein, Bertolt Brecht, Kurt Weill) – 06:13 . 3.Tight Like This (Langston Curl) […]

The Manhattan Transfer release ‘Coming Out’ featuring ‘Chanson…

The Manhattan Transfer’s ‘Coming Out’ feat. ‘Chanson d’Amour’ is their third album released on August 19, 1976 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Don’T Let Go (Jesse Stone) – 02:45 . 2.Zindy Lou (Johnny Moore, Eddie Smith) – 02:50 . 3.Chanson D’Amour (Wayne Shanklin) – 02:55 . 4.Helpless (Holland-Dozier-Holland) – 03:07 . 5.Scotch And Soda (Dave […]

Concord publish Al Jarreau’s ‘My Old Friend, Celebrating George…

Al Jarreau’s ‘My Old Friend, Celebrating George Duke’ is a special tribute reorded with Stanley Clarke and released on August 5, 2014 by Concord. Track Listing : 1.My Old Friend (Steve George, John Lang, Richard Page) – 04:57 . 2.Someday (George Duke) – 04:09 . 3.Churchyheart (Backyard Ritual) (George Duke, Al Jarreau) – 04:56 . […]

Concord Jazz publish Marcus Miller’s ‘Renaissance,’ his…

Marcus Miller’s ‘Renaissance’ is his nineteenth studio album released on May 28, 2012 by Concord Jazz. Track Listing : 1.Detroit (Marcus Miller ) – 05:45 . 2.Redemption (Marcus Miller ) – 06:09 . 3.February (Marcus Miller ) – 04:15 . 4.Slippin’ Into Darkness (Sylvester Allen, Harold Ray Brown, Morris Dewayne Dickerson, Leroy Jordan, Charles Miller, […]

Nonesuch publish Dr. John’s album ‘Locked Down,’ produced by…

Dr. John’s ‘Locked Down’ is an album featuring Dan Auerbach of The Kills’fame as guitarist and producer and released on April 3, 2012 by Nonesuch Records. Track Listing : 1.Locked Down (Mac Rebennack, Dan Auerbach, Maximilian Weissenfeldt, Leon Michels, Nick Movshon, Brian Olive) – 04:59 . 2.Revolution (Mac Rebennack, Dan Auerbach, Maximilian Weissenfeldt, Leon Michels, […]

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 Buddy Guy, B.B. King, George Benson, Muddy Waters, Otis Rush, Dr. John, 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.