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Michael Brecker

Warner Bros. release Chaka Khan’s second solo album :…

Chaka Khan’s ‘Naughty’ is her second solo album produced By Arif Mardin and released on March 26, 1980 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Clouds (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) – 04:28 . 2.Get Ready, Get Set (Kathy Anderson, Ellison Chase, Bill Haberman, Art Jacobson) – 03:42 . 3.Move Me No Mountain (Jerry Ragovoy, Aaron Schroeder) […]

Singing (and Playing) With Chaka Khan

Chaka Khan whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with a myriad of artists, musicians and bands of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Ray Charles, George Benson, Fourplay, Michael & Randy Brecker, Tom Jones, Barry White, Whitney Houston, Alfonso Ribeiro, K.D. Lang, Fomo Taka Boom & Mark […]

Herbie Hancock publishes ‘The New Standard,’ an album covering rock…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘The New Standard’ is his fortieth album (covering rock and RnB songs) recorded with among others Michael Brecker & John Scofield and released on March 5, 199 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.New York Minute (Don Henley, Danny Kortchmar, Jai Winding) – 08:35 . 2.Mercy Street (Peter Gabriel) – 08:36 . 3.Norwegian Wood […]

Aerosmith issues their second album ‘Same Old Song and Dance’ and…

Aerosmith’s ‘Get Your Wings’ is their second studio album produced by Jack Douglas and released on March 1, 1974 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Same Old Song And Dance (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry) – 03:53 . 2.Lord Of The Thighs (Steven Tyler) – 04:14 . 3.Spaced (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry) – 04:21 . 4.Woman Of […]

Michael Brecker records ‘Wide Angles,’ an album for Verve (2003)

Michael Brecker’s ‘Wide Angles’ is an album recorded on January 22 & 24, 2003 and released on September 9, 2003 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Broadband (Michael Brecker) – 06:45 . 2.Cool Day In Hell (Michael Brecker) – 07:51 . 3.Angle Of Repose (Michael Brecker) – 06:41 . 4.Tumbuktu (Michael Brecker) – 07:51 . 5.Night […]

Elektra publish Carly Simon’s fourth album : ‘Hotcakes’…

Carly Simon’s ‘Hotcakes’ is her fourth studio album produced by Richard Perry and released on January 11, 1974 by Elektra. Track Listing : 1.Safe And Sound (Carly Simon, Jacob Brackman) – 3:40 . 2.Mind On My Man (Carly Simon) – 02:59 . 3.Think I’M Gonna Have A Baby (Carly Simon) – 03:57 . 4.Older Sister […]

Atlantic publish Bette Midler’s third album : ‘Songs for the New…

Bette Midler’s ‘Songs for the New Depression’ is her third studio album released on January 8, 1976 by Atlantic Records. Track Listing : 1.Strangers In The Night (Bert Kaempfert, Charles Singleton, Eddie Snyder) – 03:22 . 2.I Don’T Want The Night To End (Phoebe Snow) – 03:53 . 3.Mr. Rockefeller (Jerry Blatt, Bette Midler) – […]

Casablanca Records publish Parliament’s fourth album : ‘Mothership…

Parliament’s ‘Mothership Connection’ is their fourth (and the first to feature Maceo Parker and Fred Wesley) album released on December 15, 1975 by Casablanca Records. Track Listing : 1.P. Funk (Wants To Get Funked Up) (George Clinton, William Collins, Bernard Worrell) – 07:41 . 2.Mothership Connection (Star Child) (George Clinton, William Collins, Bernard Worrell) – […]

Atlantic Records publish Mike Stern’s third album : ‘Time in…

Mike Stern’s ‘Time in Place’ is his third studio album recorded during December 1987 with among others Peter Erskine, Don Alias and Michael Brecker and released in 1988 by Atlantic Records. Track Listing : 1.Gossip (Mike Stern) – 05:59 . 2.Time In Place (Mike Stern) – 06:49 . 3.Before You Go (Mike Stern) – 05:31 […]

Jaco Pastorius records ‘The Birthday Concert’ in Florida for Warner…

Jaco Pastorius’ ‘The Birthday Concert’ is a live album recorded on December 1, 1981, at Mr. Pip’S In Ft. Lauderdale in Florida and released on September 26, 1995. by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Soul Intro/The Chicken (Pee Wee Ellis, Jaco Pastorius) – 08:01 . 2.Continuum (Jaco Pastorius) – 02:34 . 3.Invitation (Bronislaw Kaper) – […]

Diana Krall starts the recording of her first live album : ‘Live in…

Diana Krall’s ‘Live in Paris’ is her first live album recorded on November 29 & December 2, 2001 at Theatre de L’Olympia in Paris and released on October 1, 2002 By Verve. Track Listing : 1.I Love Being Here With You (Peggy Lee, William Schluger) – 05:12 . 2.Let’S Fall In Love (Harold Arlen, Ted […]

Eric Clapton releases his tenth album : ‘August’ (1986)

Eric Clapton’s ‘August’ is his tenth studio album mostly produced by Phil Collins and released on November 24, 1986 by Duck / Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.It’S In The Way That You Use It (Eric Clapton, Robbie Robertson) – 04:11 . 2.Run (Lamont Dozier) – 03:39 . 3.Tearing Us Apart (Eric Clapton, Greg Phillinganes) […]

Steely Dan release their seventh album : ‘Gaucho’ featuring…

Steely Dan’s ‘Gaucho’ feat. ‘Hey Nineteen’ is their seventh studio album released on November 21, 1980 by Mca. Track Listing : 1.Babylon Sisters (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 05:55 . 2.Hey Nineteen (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 05:10 . 3.Glamour Profession (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 07:29 . 4.Gaucho Walter Becker, Donald Fagen, Keith Jarrett) […]

Polydor release James Brown’s album : ‘Get On the Good Foot’…

James Brown’s ‘Get On the Good Foot’ feat. ‘Cold Sweat’ & ‘Please, Please, Please’ is a double album released on November 20, 1972 by Polydor. Track Listing : 1.Get On The Good Foot, Pts. 1& 2 (James Brown, Fred Wesley, Joe Mims) – 05:44 . 2.The Whole World Needs Liberation (James Brown, Bobby Byrd) – […]

Warner Bros. publish ‘Chaka Khan’ her eponymous fourth solo album…

‘Chaka Khan’ is her eponymous fourth solo album released on November 17, 1982 by Warner Bros. Records. Track Listing : 1.Tearin’ It Up (Bunny Sigler, Jane Lumibao) – 06:39 . 2.Slow Dancin’ (Featuring Rick James) (Loz Netto) – 05:22 . 3.Best In The West (Dominick Bugatti, Frank Musker) – 04:00 . 4.Got To Be There […]

John Lennon releases his fourth album : ‘Mind Games’ (1973)

John Lennon’s ‘Mind Games’ is his fourth studio album (his first self-produced) recorded in New York and released on October 29, 1973 by Apple. Track Listing : 1.Mind Games (John Lennon) – 04:13 . 2.Tight A$ (John Lennon) – 03:37 . 3.Aisumasen (I’M Sorry) (John Lennon) – 04:44 . 4.One Day (At A Time) (John […]