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Joe Cocker

Miriam, Joe, Sting et al get together for Nelson Mandela 70th Birthday (1988)

June 11, 1988 – Miriam Makeba, Hugh Masekela, Sting, George Michael, Eurythmics, Graham Chapman, Lenny Henry, Al Green, Joe Cocker, Jonathan Butler, Freddie Jackson, Ashford & Simpson, Fry and Laurie, Wet Wet Wet,Joan Armatrading, Paul Carrack, Fish, Paul Young, Curt Smith, Tears For Fears, Bryan Adams, Bee Gees, Jackson Browne, Aswad, Sly & Robbie, Peter […]

Chris, Gianna, Joe and al attend a German festival (1985)

May 26, 1985 – it is the last day of concerts that have seen Chris de Burgh, Gianna Nannini, Joe Cocker, REO Speedwagon, Rick Springfield, U2, Foreigner, Huey Lewis and the News, Marillion and many more perform at “Rock am Ring” in Nürburgring/Eifel, Germany

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 09

Europe, Queen, Eddie Money, Huey Lewis and the News, Joe Cocker, John Fogerty, Bob Dylan, Lenny Kravitz, Tin Machine, Siouxsie And The Banshees, The Cure, Roxy Music. They are the ’80s Throwback’ artists selected among the 223 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Europe […]

Island release Joe Cocker’s ‘Sheffield Steel’ recorded with…

Joe Cocker’s ‘Sheffield Steel’ is his eighth studio album recorded at Compass Point Studios, Nassau and released on May 22, 1982 by Island. Track Listing : 1.Look What You’Ve Done (Leo Nocentelli) . 2.Shocked (Ira Ingber, Greg Sutton) . 3.Sweet Little Woman (Andy Fraser) . 4.Seven Days (Bob Dylan) . 5.Marie (Randy Newman) . 6.Ruby […]

Joe Cocker commemorates VE Day in Holland (1995)

May 8, 1995 – Joe Cocker performs next to Art Garfunkel, Alan Parsons, Cindy Lauper, UB40, Wet Wet Wet, Candy Dulfer and many others at the “World Liberty Concert” commemorating VE Day at near the John Frost bridge in Arnhem, the Netherlands

Happy Birthday To Jim Keltner. ‘Three Concerts With Jim Keltner’

Drummer extraordinaire, Jim Keltner, who turns 77 today – Happy Birthday – , has been for 50 years a “top session drummer”. Very much in demand, Jim has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on The ‘Three Concerts with Jim Keltner’ are with John Lennon + […]

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 05

The Commodores, Marvin Gaye, Joe Cocker, Mad Dogs and Englishmen, Santana, Herb Alpert, Barry White, Paul McCartney, Wings, Jeff Beck, Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith, AC/DC, Emerson Lake, Palmer. They are the 12 ’70s Throwback’ performers selected among the 211 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . […]

On TV today, Joe Cocker sings in Germany (1996)

October 15, 1996 – Joe Cocker is in Baden Baden, Germany with Dean Parks (g), Greg Leisz (g), Chris Staiton (kb), Ken Stange (kb), Hutch Hutchinson (b), Jim Keltner (d), Maxine Sharp & Stacy Campbell (voc) for the taping of the German TV program “Ohne Filter”