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Purple Rain

Prince rocks Houston (1985)

January 13, 1985 - the "Purple Rain" tour with Prince - backed by Bobby Z. (d), Brown Mark (b), Wendy Melvoin (g), Lisa Coleman (kb), Dr. Fink (kb), Miko Weaver (g) and Eddie M. (s) plus dancers Jerome Benton, Greg Brooks and Wally…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 01/52

Neneh Cherry, R.E.M., The Allman Brothers Band, Crosby Stills and Nash, U2 , The Pretenders, The Cult, Prince, Gary Moore & Phil Lynott, George Benson, Eurythmics, Sonic YouthThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 159…

Prince goes to Maryland (1984)

<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Prince-go-to-Maryland-1984.jpg' alt='' class='image_product'/>November 20, 1984 - Prince's "Purple Rain Tour" stops at Capital Centre, Landover, MD<img…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 26

Prince & Lenny Kravitz, Dee Dee Bridgewater & Mike Hucknall, Ronald Isley & Burt Bacharach, Haley Reinhart & Tony Bennett, Oleta Adams & Tears For Fears, Little Steven and The Disciples Of Soul & Bruce Springsteen,…

We remember Lucky Peterson

This day (May 17, 2020), in Dallas, Texas, died Judge Kenneth Peterson a.k.a. Lucky Peterson, an American singer and guitarist who played mostly blues and R&B.Tracklist : @ New Morning (2019) . Hoochie Coochie Man (2018) . Every Day I…

Singing With David Gilmour

David Gilmour whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has performed with a myriad of artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Ben Watt, Mica Paris, Benedict Cumberbatch, Jeff Beck, John Martyn, B.B. King, Tom Jones,…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 32

INXS, Janet Jackson, Michael Jackson, The Neville Brothers, Divinyls, Tears For Fears, Cheap Trick, Elvis Costello & The Attractions, Neil Diamond, Van Halen, Pink Floyd, Prince. They are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the…

Covers By Beth Hart

Besides her own songs, Beth Hart, whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - can sing (almost) everything else. We have found twelve original (and somewhat classic) songs Beth has covered in public or on radio. Here, they are reunited…