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Singing With Peter Gabriel

Peter Gabriel whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with a myriad of artists of all genres, either on records or in concerts. We have selected fifteen of them : Chris Martin, Kate Bush, Sinéad O’Connor, Jivan Gasparyan, Brian May, Johnny Clegg, Yusuf Islam (Cat Stevens), Papa Wemba, Laurie Anderson, Angun, […]

Happy Birthday Peter Gabriel. ‘Big Timer’

This day (February 13, 1950), in Chobham, Surrey, England, is born Peter Brian Gabriel simply known as Peter Gabriel, English singer and songwriter , best known as original singer with Genesis before going solo and co-founding the WOMAD festival Tracklist : Musical Box (w/ Genesis) . Twilight Alehouse (w/ Genesis, Brussels, 1972) . Watcher of […]

This week In One-Off Collaborations 06

Daft Punk & Pharrel Williams, D’Angelo & David Sanborn, Trombone Shorty & Cyril Neville, Dave Matthews & Trey Anastasio, Peter Gabriel, Natalie Merchant & Michael Stipe, Jean Luc Ponty, John Mclaughlin & Zakir Hussain, Aretha Franklin & Lou Rawls, Eric Clapton, Johnny Cash & Carl Perkins, Billy Joel & Jimmy Fallon, Joe Bonamassa & Andy […]

R.E.M. At Their Best

As we wish, today, guitarist Peter Buck a ‘Happy Birthday,’ here is the perfect time to list the ‘BESTS’ of his band : R.E.M. CREDITS Photo : wonker Audio : Losing My Religion . Everybody Hurts . Man on the Moon . Shiny Happy People . It’s the End of the World as We Know […]

Warner Bros. publish R.E.M.’s eleventh album : ‘Up’ (1998)

R.E.M.’s ‘Up’ is their eleventh studio album (the first without original drummer Bill Berry) released on October 26, 1998 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Airportman (Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe) – 04:12 . 2.Lotus (Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe) – 04:30 . 3.Suspicion (Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe) – 05:36 . […]

Joe Cocker releases his nineteenth album : ‘Heart & Soul’…

Joe Cocker’s ‘Heart & Soul’ is his nineteenth studio album featuring only cover songs and released on October 12, 2004. Track Listing : 1.What’S Going On (Renaldo Benson, Al Cleveland, Marvin Gaye) – 05:15 . 2.Chain Of Fools (Don Covay) – 03:46 . 3.One (U2) – 04:36 . 4.I (Carlo Donida, Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, […]

R.E.M. release their eighth album : ‘Automatic for the People’…

R.E.M.’s ‘Automatic for the People’ feat. ‘Drive’ is their eighth studio album co-produced with Scott Litt and released on October 5, 1992 by Warner Bros. Records. Track Listing : 1.Drive (Michael Stipe, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Bill Berry) – 04:31 . 2.Try Not To Breathe (Michael Stipe, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Bill Berry) – 03:50 […]

German television tapes R.E.M. (1985)

October 2, 1985 – German TV program “Rockpalast” will film R.E.M. – that is Michael Stipe (voc), Peter Buck (g), Mike Mills (b) and Bill Berry (d) – during their concert at Zeche Bochum in Bochum, Germany

R.E.M. release their ninth album : ‘Monster’ featuring…

R.E.M.’s ‘Monster’ is their ninth studio album released on September 27, 1994 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.What’S The Frequency, Kenneth? (Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe) – 04:00 . 2.Crush With Eyeliner (Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe) – 04:39 . 3.King Of Comedy (Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike […]

Singing With Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen, whose birthday is tomorrow – Happy Birthday BTW – has duetted with a myriad of singers of all genres. We have selected thirteen of themJohn Fogerty, Tracy Chapman, Sting, Billy Joel, Michael Stipe, Mick Jagger, Paul Mccartney, Chuck Berry, Bono, Patti Smith, Elvis Costello, Axl Rose, Joan Jett Here, they are reunited in […]

Elektra publish 10,000 Maniacs’ second album : ‘In My Tribe’…

10,000 Maniacs’ ‘In My Tribe’ is their second album mostly written by lead singer Natalie Merchant and released on July 27, 1987 by Elektra. Track Listing : 2.Hey Jack Kerouac (Robert Buck, Natalie Merchant) – 3:26 . 3.Like The Weather (Natalie Merchant) – 03:56 . 4.Cherry Tree (Robert Buck, Natalie Merchant) – 3:13 . 5.The […]

Last week In Collaborations 01

Bruce Springsteen & Neil Young, Paul Simon & Bette Midler, Michael Stipe & Radiohead, Billy Joel & Paul Mccartney, Etta James & John Mayall Bluesbreakers, King Curtis & Champion Jack Dupree, Clarence Clemons & Billy Preston, Rory Gallagher & Jack Bruce, Larry Graham & Prince, B.B. King & Eric Clapton, Santana & Dave Matthews, Stevie […]

Warner Bros. publish R.E.M’s twelfth album : ‘Reveal’ (2001)

R.E.M’s ‘Reveal’ is their twelfth studio album co-produced with Patrick McCarthy and released on May 14, 2001 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.The Lifting (Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe) – 04:39 . 2.I’Ve Been High (Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe) – 03:25 . 3.All The Way To Reno (You’Re Gonna Be A […]

Peter, Michel, Nusrat et al celebrate the witnesses (1996)

April 28, 1996 – Peter Gabriel, Natalie Merchant, Michael Stipe, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Gloria Estefan, Pete Townshend, Sinead O’Connor, Rod Stewart et many others. They all participate in the “VH1 Honors Witness” concert at the Universal Amphitheatre in Los Angeles

R.E.M. release their debut album : ‘Murmur’ on I.R.S. Records (1983)

R.E.M.’s ‘Murmur’ is their debut studio album released on April 12, 1983 by I.R.S. Records. Track Listing : 1.Radio Free Europe (Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe) – 04:06 . 2.Pilgrimage (Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe) – 04:30 . 3.Laughing (Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe) – 03:57 […]