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The Thrill Is Gone

Happy Birthday Peter Green. ‘Blues in Green’

This day (October 29, 1946), in Bethnal Green, London, is born Peter Green, a British blues rock guitarist and the founder of the band Fleetwood Mac. Digest Tracklist : Slabo Day . Blues Get Off My Shoulder (2010) . W/ Friends – The Thrill Is Gone (2009) . Albatross (2003) . Man of the World […]

Bonamassa’s Role Models

In the excellent ‘Live At Greek‘ album, released today in 2016, Joe Bonamassa pays a tribute to the ‘Three Kings’ : Albert King, B.B.King and Freddie King. We searched our archives for the original audio and video versions and mirrored the Bonamassa’s ‘LAG’ album. Here are ‘Bonamassa’s Role Models’

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, […]

Singing (and playing) With B.B. King

B.B. King who would have turned 94 today, has duetted with a myriad of singers and guitar players. We have selected twelve of them : Buddy Guy, John Mayer, Ray Charles, U2, Ruth Brown, Richie Sambora, Gary Moore, Tracy Chapman, David Gilmour, Luciano Pavarotti, Gladys Knight, Jerry Reed Here, they are reunited in one glorious […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s ‘Spirit in the Dark’…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Spirit in the Dark’ is an album released on August 24, 1970 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Don’T Play That Song (You Lied) (Ahmet Ertegün, Betty Nelson) – 03:02 . 2.The Thrill Is Gone (From Yesterday’S Kiss) (Rick Darnell, Roy Hawkins) – 04:41 . 3.Pullin’ (Carolyn Franklin, Jimmy Radcliffe) – 03:38 . 4.You […]

Today is the second session of Ella Fitzgerald recording the ‘Hello…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Hello Dolly!’ is a studio album recorded on March 3-4, April 7, 1964 and released in July 1964 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Hello, Dolly! (Jerry Herman) – 02:55 . 2.People (Bob Merrill, Jule Styne) – 03:48 . 3.Can’T Buy Me Love (John Lennon, Paul Mccartney) – 02:39 . 4.The Sweetest Sounds (Richard […]