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Steve Cropper

John Lennon releases his sixth solo album : ‘Rock ‘n’…

John Lennon’s ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll’ is his sixth studio album produced (in part) by Phil Spector and released on February 17, 1975 by Apple. Track Listing : 1.Be-Bop-A-Lula (Tex Davis, Gene Vincent) – 02:39 . 2.Stand By Me (Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Ben E. King) – 03:26 . 3.Rip It Up / Ready Teddy (Robert […]

Booker T. takes The MG’s to Oakland (1970)

January 31, 1970 – Booker T & The MGs – that is Booker T Jones, Steve Cropper, Donald Duck Dunn and Al Jackson, Jr. – opens for Creedence Creedence Clearwater Revival at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California

ABC Dunhill publish ‘Steppenwolf’ their eponymous debut album…

‘Steppenwolf’ feat. Feat. ‘Born to Be Wild’ and ‘The Pusher’ is their eponymous first studio album, released in January 1968 on ABC Dunhill Records. Track Listing : 1.Sookie Sookie (Don Covay, Steve Cropper) – 03:12 . 2.Everybody’S Next One (John Kay, Gabriel Mekler) – 02:53 . 3.Berry Rides Again (John Kay) – 02:45 . 4.Hoochie […]

Stax publish Eddie Floyd’s debut album : ‘Knock On Wood’…

Eddie Floyd’s ‘Knock On Wood’ is his debut album recorded from July till December 1966 at Stax Studios in Memphis, Tennessee and released on January 26, 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Knock On Wood (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 03:05 . 2.Something You Got (Chris Kenner, Fats Domino) – 03:05 . 3.But It’S Alright […]

Apple publish Ringo Starr’s fourth album : ‘Goodnight Vienna’…

Ringo Starr’s ‘Goodnight Vienna’ is his fourth studio album featuring among others Billy Preston, Robbie Robertson, Harry Nilsson and released on November 15 , 1974 by Apple. Track Listing : 1.[It’S All Down To] Goodnight Vienna (John Lennon) – 02:35 . 2.Occapella (Allen Toussaint) – 02:55 . 3.Oo-Wee (Richard Starkey, Vini Poncia) – 03:45 . […]

Ringo Starr releases his third album : ‘Ringo’ featuring…

Ringo Starr’s ‘Ringo’ is his third studio album produced by Richard Perry and released on November 2 1973 by Apple. Track Listing : 1.I’M The Greatest (John Lennon) – 03:21 . 2.Have You Seen My Baby (Randy Newman) – 03:44 . 3.Photograph (Richard Starkey, George Harrison) – 03:56 . 4.Sunshine Life For Me [Sail Away […]

Stax publish Sam & Dave’s third album ‘Soul Men’…

Sam & Dave’s ‘Soul Men’ is their third album featuring the hit ‘Soul Man’ and released on October 26, 1967 by Stax/Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Soul Man (Isaac Hayes, David Porter) – 02:36 . 2.May I Baby (Isaac Hayes, David Porter) – 02:38 . 3.Broke Down Piece Of Man (Steve Cropper, Joe Shamwell) – 02:46 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Columbia publish Art Garfunkel’s second solo album :…

Art Garfunkel’s ‘Breakaway’ is his second solo studio album produced by Richard Perry and released on October 14, 1975 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.I Believe [When I Fall In Love It Will Be Forever] (Stevie Wonder, Yvonne Wright) – 03:47 . 2.Rag Doll (Steve Eaton) – 03:03 . 3.Break Away (Benny Gallagher, Graham […]

New Edition release their sixth album : ‘Home Again’ featuring…

New Edition’s ‘Home Again’ is the sixth studio album featuring Bobby Brown and released on September 10, 1996 by MCA Records. Track Listing : 1.Oh, Yeah, It Feels So Good (Ricky Bell, Ronnie Devoe, James Harris Iii, Terry Lewis, James Brown, Fred Wesley, John Starks) – 06:02 . [Sampling : “The Payback” By James Brown] […]

Atlantic publish ‘The Exciting Wilson Pickett,’ his second album…

‘The Exciting Wilson Pickett’ is his second album (containing ‘Land of 1000 Dances’ and ‘In the Midnight Hour’) released in August 1966 by Atlantic. Track listing : . 1.Land of 1000 Dances (Chris Kenner) – 02:28. 2.Something You Got (Chris Kenner) – 02:58. 3.634-5789 (Soulsville, U.S.A.) (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 03:00. 4.Barefootin’ (Robert Parker) […]

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, […]