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Robert Cray

Keb’ Mo’ releases ‘Keep It Simple,’ his fifth album…

Keb’ Mo”s ‘Keep It Simple’ is his fifth studio album recorded with Robert Cray and Robben Ford and released on February 10, 2004 by Sony Music. Track Listing : 1.France (Mickey Hart, Keb’ Mo’, Bob Weir) – 02:51 . 2.Let Your Light Shine (Keb’ Mo’, Jenny Yates) – 04:07 . 3.One Friend (Keb’ Mo’, Zuriani) […]

Singing (and Playing) With Keith Richards

Keith Richards whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with, beside his famous Rolling Stones colleagues, a myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Eric Clapton, The Faces, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry , Sheryl Crow, Aretha Franklin, Mick Jagger, James Cotton, […]

We remember Hubert Sumlin. ‘Sumlin In The Air’

This day (December 4, 2011), in Wayne, New Jersey, , died Hubert Sumlin, a Chicago blues guitarist and singer. Tracklist : Plays Howlin’ Wolf . w/ Eric Clapton/ Robert Cray/ Jimmie Vaughan – Killing Floor . w/ Kenny Wayne Shepherd – Live . w/ Sean Chambers – Evil . Documentary (1988) . w/ Sunnyland Slim […]

Singing With Tina Turner

Tina Turner whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with a myriad of guys and girls singers of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : David Bowie, Eros Ramazzotti, Marvin Gaye, Eric Clapton, Chuck Berry, Beyoncé, Cher, Ann Margret, Tom Jones, Robert Cray, Mick Jagger, Bryan Adams Here, they […]

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) […]

We remember Albert Collins. ‘The Iceman Killer’

This day (November 24, 1985), in Inglewood, California, died Joseph Vernon Turner Jr. a.k.a Big Joe Turner, an American blues shouter. Digest Tracklist : w/ B.B.King – Call It Stormy Monday . Iceman (1992) . w/ Robert Cray – The Dream (1991) . My Woman Has A Black Cat Bone . w/ Buddy Guy, Jeff […]

Sony publish Tony Bennett’s ‘Playin’ with My Friends: Bennett…

Tony Bennett’s ‘Playin’ with My Friends: Bennett Sings the Blues’ is an album recorded with famous other vocalists.and released on November 6, 2001 by Sony Records. Track Listing : 1.Alright, Okay, You Win (Mayme Watts, Sidney Wyche) – 03:31 . 2.Everyday (I Have The Blues) (Peter Chatman) – 03:38 . 3.Don’T Cry Baby (Saul Bernie, […]

Happy Birthday Steve Cropper. ‘Colonel Steve’

This day (October 21, 1941), in Dora, Missouri, is born Steve Cropper, an American guitarist, best known for his work at Stax Record with Booker T. & the M.G.’s, Otis Redding, Sam & Dave and more Digest Tracklist : w/ Benjamin Booker – (Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay (2018) . w/ Dave Mason […]

Chuck Berry records ‘Hail! Hail! Rock ‘n’ Roll,’ a live…

Chuck Berry’s ‘Hail! Hail! Rock ‘n’ Roll is a live album recorded on October 6 and 16, 1986 with Keith Richards, Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Etta James and many more guests and released in October, 1987 by Mca. Track Listing : 1.Maybellene (Chuck Berry) – 02:37 . 2.Around And Around (Chuck Berry) – 02:24 . […]

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 24

John Mayer, Jack White, Frank Zappa, Rory Gallagher, Joe Bonamassa, Bernie Marsden, Eilidh McKellar, Jonny Lang, Steve Cropper, Robert Cray, Dave Edmunds, Eric Gales, Steve Lukather, Nita Strauss, Jeff Beck, Jennifer Batten, Brian May, Joe Satriani, Steve Vai. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 290 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are […]

This month In Blues Legends 01

R L Burnside, Buddy Guy, Junior Wells, John Lee Hooker, Robert Cray, Freddie King, Otis Rush, Eric Clapton, Luther Allison, Albert Collins, Clarence Gatemouth Brown, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Johnny Copeland, Albert King, Jeff Healey, B.B. King, T Bone Walker. They are the “Blues Legends” performers selected among the 1226 Posts we publish this month. Here, […]

John Lee Hooker releases ‘The Healer’ recorded with Bonnie Raitt,…

John Lee Hooker’s ‘The Healer’ is an album featuring collaborations with Bonnie Raitt, Charlie Musselwhite, Los Lobos and Carlos Santana and released in September 1989 by Chameleon. Track listing : 1.The Healer (John Lee Hooker, Roy Rogers, Santana, Chester Thompson) – 05:36 . 2.I’m in the Mood (John Lee Hooker, Bernard Besman) – 04:30 . […]

Robert Cray releases ‘This Time’ (2009)

Robert Cray’s’This Time’ is a studio (his first in four years) album released on August 11, 2009 by Vanguard Records, Nozzle Records. Track Listing : 1.Chicken In The Kitchen (Robert Cray) – 06:05 . 2.I Can’T Fail (Robert Cray) – 03:32 . 3.Love 2009 (Jim Pugh) – 06:24 . 4.That’S What Keeps Me Rockin’ (Tony […]

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 17

Richie Sambora, Buddy Guy, Robert Cray , Eric Clapton, Ritchie Blackmore, Yngwie Malmsteen, Carlos Santana, Jerry Garcia , Rich Robinson, Jonny Lang, Stanley Jordan, Alvin Lee , Jimmy Page . They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 300 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 […]