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James Taylor

Happy Birthday Steve Gadd. ‘He Is So Gadd’

This day (April 9, 1945), in Irondequoit, New York, is born Steve Gadd, an American session and studio drummer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Hermine Deurloo (2020) . w/ Blicher & Hemmer - Up Close (2019) . Can't turn you loose (2018) . w/…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 36

Quincy Jones, Texas, UB40, Sammy Hagar, Morrissey, Liza Minnelli, The Jam, Ry Cooder, Metallica, Depeche Mode, Ratt, James Taylor. They are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 239 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are…

This week In ’90s Throwback’ 25

R.E.M., The Smashing Pumpkins, Blur, Jeff Beck, Heart, Morrissey, Stone Temple Pilots, Phil Collins, Quincy Jones, Radiohead, 2Pac, James Taylor, Morcheeba. They are the '90s Throwback' artists selected among the 239 Posts we publish this…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 16

Lenny Kravitz, Buckwheat Zydeco & Ry Cooder, Van Morrison, Tom Jones & Jeff Beck, Bon Jovi & Kid Rock, Sarah Mclachlan & Melissa Etheridge, Ann Hampton Callaway & Liza Minnelli, Stevie Nicks & Dave Grohl, Carly Simon…

Happy Birthday James Taylor

March 12, 1948 - James Taylor, American singer & composer, of 'You've Got a Friend' fame is 72. Happy Birthday, SirJames Taylor 'Mud Slide Slim and the Blue Horizon' feat. 'You've Got a Friend' is his third studio album released on…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 02

Patti Smith , Rickie Lee Jones, James Taylor, Doobie Brothers, Aerosmith, The Guess Who, Led Zeppelin, Genesis, Jethro Tull, Soft Machine, Frank Zappa, Pink Floyd. They are the '70s Throwback' performers selected among the 260 Posts we…

Singing With Sheryl Crow

Sheryl Crow whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has performed with a myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Grace Potter, Kid Rock, Vince Gill, Pat Benatar , Lukas Nelson, James Taylor,…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 41

James Taylor, Carole King, Ray Charles, Chicago, Donny Hathaway, Roberta Flack, Diana Ross, Seals and Crofts, Bee Gees, The Beach Boys, Randy Newman, Jethro Tull, Al Kooper, John Mayall, Skid Row. They are the '70s Throwback' performers…

Happy Birthday Carole King

February 9, 19** - Carole King, American singer & songwriter is @)_!. Happy Birthday MissCarole King's 'Writer' is her debut album co-written with Gerry Goffin and released in May 1970 by Ode / A&M . >> you do not want…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 07

Muddy Waters & The Rolling Stones, Taj Mahal & Gregg Allman, Willie Nelson & Wynton Marsalis, Joan Baez & John Denver, Lulu & Maurice Gibb, Dave Matthews & Tim Reynolds, Rod Stewart & Ronald Isley, Mary J. Blige…

Singing Joni Mitchell

To Celebrate Joni Mitchell whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - , we have selected ten solo artists plus two bands who have covered the songs Joni has written. They are Aoife O'Donovan, James Taylor, Glen Hansard , Counting Crows,…

Happy Birthday Art Garfunkel

November 5, 1941 - Arthur Ira Garfunkel simply known as Art Garfunkel, American singer, one half of Simon & Garfunkel. is 78. Happy Birthday SirSimon & Garfunkel's 'Bookends' feat. 'Mrs. Robinson' is their fourth studio album…