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Jack Bruce

Cream release their fourth and final studio album : ‘Goodbye’…

Cream’s ‘Goodbye’ is their fourth and final original studio album released on February 5, 1969 by Polydor. Track Listing : 1.I’M So Glad (Skip James) – 09:11 . 2.Politician (Jack Bruce, Pete Brown) – 06:19 . 3.Sitting On Top Of The World (Walter Vinson, Lonnie Chatmon, Chester Burnett) – 05:01 . 4.Badge (Eric Clapton, George […]

Happy Birthday Mick Taylor. ‘My Taylor Is Mick’

This day (January 17, 1949), in Welwyn Garden City, England, is born Mick Taylor, an English guitarist, ex-John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers and ex-Rolling Stones Tracklist : w/ Ron Wood (2015) . w/ The Rolling Stones – Midnight Rambler (2012) . Live in France (2009) . w/ John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers – Oh, Pretty Woman (2003) […]

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 & Elton John, Mick Taylor & Jack Bruce, Joe Perry, Slash & Johnny Depp, Bono & Johnny Depp, Brandi […]

Cream are inducted (1993)

January 12, 1993 – English band Cream – that is Eric Clapton (g), Jack Bruce (b) and Ginger Baker (d) – are inducted at the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame. The “Ceremony” takes place at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles, California

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 33

Frank Zappa, Eelco Gelling, Jan Akkerman, Freddie King, Roy Buchanan, John Mayer, John Scofield, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, John Cipollina, Clem Clemson, David Sancious, Philip Sayce, Joe Bonamassa, Issei Noro, Marc Ribot. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 234 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist […]

Jack Bruce celebrates Capitol Theatre 10th Anniversary (1981)

December 16, 1981 – Jack Bruce and Friends – that is Dave “Clem” Clempson (g); David Sancious (kb) and Bruce Gary (d) – take part, next to the Allman Brothers, Dave Edmunds, Southside Johnny, Gary “U.S.” Bonds and some more, in the “10th Anniversary Party” at Capitol Theatre in Passaic, NJ

Columbia publish ‘Blood, Sweat & Tears’ eponymous second album…

‘Blood, Sweat & Tears’ feat. ‘Spinning Wheel’ is their eponymous second album released on December 11, 1968 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Variations On A Theme By Erik Satie [1St And 2Nd Movements] (Erik Satie, Dick Halligan) – 02:35 . 2.Smiling Phases (Steve Winwood, Jim Capaldi, Chris Wood) – 05:11 . 3.Sometimes In Winter (Steve […]

Cream release their debut album : ‘Fresh Cream’ featuring…

Cream’s ‘Fresh Cream’ is their debut studio album released on December 9, 1966 as both a mono and stereo version by Reaction Records . Track Listing : 1.N.S.U. (Jack Bruce) – 02:43 . 2.Sleepy Time Time (Jack Bruce, Janet Godfrey) – 04:20 . 3.Dreaming (Jack Bruce) – 01:58 . 4.Sweet Wine (Ginger Baker, Janet Godfrey) […]

Cream release their second album : ‘Disraeli Gears’ featuring…

Cream’s ‘Disraeli Gears’ feat. ‘Strange Brew’ & ‘Sunshine of Your Love’ is their second album released on November 10, 1967 by Reaction. Track Listing : 1.Strange Brew (Eric Clapton, Felix Pappalardi, Gail Collins) – 02:46 . 2.Sunshine Of Your Love (Jack Bruce, Pete Brown, Eric Clapton) – 04:10 . 3.World Of Pain (Felix Pappalardi, Gail […]

Five Concerts with Jack Bruce

Jack Bruce who passed away today (in 2014) was a remarkable Scottish musician whose career spanned over more than 50 years. The eighth (according to Rolling Stone readers but you can dispute it) greatest bassist of all time. A vocalist. A songwriter. A classical cellist…. “Five Concerts with Jack Bruce” goes from Cream up to […]

We remember Jack Bruce. ‘Big Bass Man’

This day (October 25, 2014), in Suffolk, died Jack Bruce an English vocalist, bass guitarist and founding member of Cream. Digest Tracklist : Spectrum Road Featuring Jack Bruce, Cindy Blackman Santana, Vernon Reid And John Medeski. . Born Under A Bad Sign (2011) . w/ Joe Bonamassa – Midnight Blues . Live On Later With […]

We remember Ginger Baker. ‘The Fabulous Baker Boy’

This day (October 6, 2019), in Canterbury, England, died Peter Edward Baker a.k.a Ginger Baker, an English drummer, known for his work with Cream and Blind Faith. Digest Tracklist : w/ Pee Wee Ellis Alec Dankworth Abass Dodoo – @ Jazz Café (2018) . w/ Pee Wee Ellis – Jazz Confusion (2015) . Aiko Biaye […]

Medeski Martin & Wood release their third album ‘Juice’…

Medeski Martin & Wood’s ‘Juice’ is their third studio album (after a 17 years hiatus) recorded with guitarist John Scofield and released on September 15, 2014 by Okeh Records. Track Listing : 1.Sham Time (Eddie Harris) – 05:46 . 2.North London (John Scofield) – 06:35 . 3.Louis The Shoplifter (Billy Martin) – 06:11 . 4.Juicy […]