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Joe Sample

Eric Clapton spends four days at Budokan (1997)

October 27, 1997 - Eric Clapton's "Change The World Japan Tour" with Steve Gadd (d), Chris Stainton (kb), Joe Sample (p), Andy Fairweather Low (g), Dave Bronze (b), Katie Kissoon & Tessa Niles (bck voc) returns for four nights at…

Benson Strictly Guitar

This Day (but in 2011), George Benson releases "Guitar Man" a mostly instrumental album.Now, guitar players are great on CD or streaming, but they are even better on video. By the simple fact that you can watch their fingers. (No you cannot…

We remember Joe Sample. ‘Hey Joe’

This day (September 12, 2014), died Joseph Leslie 'Joe' Sample,an American pianist, keyboard player and founder of the CrusadersDigest Tracklist : w/ Randy Crawford – Streetlife . w/ Ndr Bigband – I Wanna Go Home And Street Life (2011) .…

This week In Soul Artists 34/52

Mary J. Blige, Eve, Whitney Houston, The Roots, Valerie Simpson, Randy Crawford, Joe Sample, Ben E. King, Aaliyah, Rufus Thomas, Isaac Hayes, Bettye LaVette, Aretha Franklin, Ms. Lauryn HillThey are the Soul Artists selected among the 382…

This week In Soul Artists 31/52

CHIC, Stevie Wonder, Lalah Hathaway, Marcus Miller, Joe Sample, Imany, Joss Stone, Aretha Franklin, Nneka, Earth, Wind, Fire, Michael Jackson, Nina Simone, Roberta Flack, George DukeThey are the Soul Artists selected among the 339 Posts we…

Marcus Miller & Lalah Hathaway meet in Tokyo (1991)

July 30, 1991 - Marcus Miller (b), Lalah Hathaway (Voc), Joe Sample (p), Philippe Saisse (kb), Dean Brown (g), Everette Harp (s), Michael Stewart (tp), Poogie Bell (d), Steve Thornton (perc), Stacy Campbell (Voc), Jeffrey Ramsey (Voc) and…

The Crusaders play at North Sea Jazz (1987)

July 10, 1987 - The Crusaders - that is Joe Sample (kb), Wilton Felder (s), Eddie Davis (tp), David T. Walker (g), James Christopher ‘Jimmy’ Earl (b) and Scott Peaker (d) - will revisit their repertoire at "North Sea Jazz Festival" in The…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 14

Carlos Santana, Eric Clapton, Tomatito, Sonny Landreth, Ronny Jordan, Larry Carlton, Robben Ford, Micheal Hampton, Joe Satriani, Marc Ribot, John Scofield, Lee Ritenour, Frank Zappa, Steve VaiThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the…

Playing Stevie Wonder

To celebrate Stevie Wonder, whose birthday is tomorrow - Happy Birthday BTW -, we have selected eighteen solo instrumentalists or bands who have covered Stevie Wonder's most famous songs. They are George Benson, Joe Sample, Dave Weckl, Jay…