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Leon Russell

On TV today, Leon Russell & Friends on KCET Los Angeles (1970)

December 5, 1970 – you do not want to miss the ‘Homewood Session’ on KCET Los Angeles featuring Leon Russell and Friends – that is Don Nix, Claudia Linnear, Kathi McDonald, Chuck Blackwell, Jim Horn, John Gallie, Furry Lewis, Don Preston, Joey Cooper, Carl Radle & Emily – taped at Vine Street Theatre in Hollywood, […]

Luther Vandross releases his third album : ‘Busy Body’ co-produced…

Luther Vandross ‘Busy Body’ is his third studio album co-produced with Marcus Miller and released on November 25, 1983. Track Listing : 1.I Wanted Your Love (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) – 05:42 . 2.Busy Body (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) – 04:45 . 3.I’Ll Let You Slide (Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller) – 05:21 . 4.Make Me […]

We remember Leon Russell. ‘A Song For Leon’

This day (November 13, 2016), in Nashville, died Claude Russell Bridges a.k.a. Leon Russell, an American musician, singer and songwriter. Digest Tracklist : w/ Willie Nelson, Ray Charles – A Song For You . w/ John Mayer – A Song For You . Life And Love (2002) . Lady Blue . w/ Jools Holland (1998) […]

Atlantic publish Bette Midler’s debut album ‘The Divine Miss…

Bette Midler’s The Divine Miss M’ is her debut album (titled after her famous stage persona) released on November 7, 1972 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Do You Want To Dance? (Bobby Freeman) – 02:44 . 2.Chapel Of Love (Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich, Phil Spector) – 02:55 . 3.Superstar (Bonnie Bramlett, Leon Russell) – 05:11 […]

George Benson records ‘Weekend in L.A.’ featuring ‘On…

George Benson’s ‘Weekend in L.A.’ is a live album recorded between September 30 and October 2, 1977 and released In 1978 By Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Weekend In L.A. (George Benson) – 07:28 . 2.On Broadway Song Review (Jerry Leiber, Barry Mann, Mike Stoller, Cynthia Weil) – 10:07 . 3.Down Here On The Ground […]

Tedeschi Trucks Band & Friends pay tribute to Joe Cocker (2015)

September 11, 2015 – the Tedeschi Trucks Band and Friends – that is Rita Coolidge, John Bell, Alicia Shakour, Doyle Bramhall, Warren Haynes, Dave Mason, Chris Robinson and Leon Russell will pay a tribute to “Joe Cocker and Mad Dogs & Englishmen” at Lockn’ Festival in Arrington, Virginia

Herbie Hancock releases ‘Possibilities,’ his forty-fifth album…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Possibilities’ is his forty-fifth studio (featuring a myriad of famous guests) album released on August 29, 2005 by Vector/Hear Music. Track listing : 1.Stitched Up (Herbie Hancock, John Mayer) – 05:27 . 2.Safiatou (Harold Alexander) – 05:25 . 3.A Song for You (Leon Russell) – 07:05 . 4.I Do It for Your Love […]

Atco publish ‘Eric Clapton,’ his self-titled debut solo album…

‘Eric Clapton’ is his eponymous debut solo album produced by Delaney Bramlett and released in August 1970 by Atco. Track Listing : . 1.Slunky (Delaney Bramlett, Bonnie Bramlett, Eric Clapton) – 03:34 . 2.Bad Boy (Delaney Bramlett, Bonnie Bramlett, Eric Clapton) – 03:34 . 3.Lonesome And A Long Way From Home (Delaney Bramlett, Bonnie Bramlett, […]

George Harrison releases ‘Living in the Material World,’ his fourth…

George Harrison’s ‘Living in the Material World’ is his fourth studio album co-produced with Phil Spector on two songs and released on May 30, 1973 by Apple Records. Track Listing : 1.Give Me Love [Give Me Peace On Earth] (George Harrison)- 03:36 . 2.Sue Me, Sue You Blues (George Harrison)- 04:48 . 3.The Light That […]