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Walk On The Wild Side

We remember Jimmy Scott. ‘Little Big Jimmy’

This day (June 12, 2014), in LAs Vegas, died Jimmy Scott a.k.a Little Jimmy Scott, an American jazz vocalist famous for his high contralto voice,Digest Tracklist : The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face . All Of Me (2000) . w/ Lou Reed -…

This week In Jazz Legends 13/52

John Lewis, Chick Corea & Hiromi Uehara, Keith Jarrett, Terry Lynn Carrington, Diana Krall, Eliane Elias, Jimmy Smith, George Duke, Maynard Ferguson, Tete Montoliu & Jackie Mclean , Michael Brecker, Gary Bartz They are the "Jazz…

We remember Jimmy Smith. ‘Jimmy Moved On’

This day (February 8, 2005), in Scottsdale, Arizona, died Jimmy Smith,a jazz musician whose performances on the Hammond B-3 electric organ helped to popularize the instrument.Tracklist : The Cat . Watermelon Man (2004) . St Thomas (1992) .…

We Remember Joe Strummer

December 22, 2002 - John Graham Mellor better known as Joe Strummer, English musician, singer, co-founder of the Clash passed away aged 50. He is remembered.The Clash 's 'London Calling' is their third studio (double) album co-produced by…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 45/52

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Led Zeppelin, Molly Hatchet, Queen, Traffic, The B 52's, Jefferson Starship, Bette Midler, Elton John, Billy Joel, Leonard Cohen, Lou Reed They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 294 Posts…

Singing Lou Reed

To Celebrate Lou Reed, who passed away seven years ago, we have selected fourteen solo artists or bands who have covered the songs Lou did either himself or with the Velvet. They are Vanessa Paradis, The Jolly Boys, Beck, Suede, Siouxsie…

We remember Lou Reed. ‘Reed Loud and Clear’

This day (October 27, 2013), in Southampton, New York, U.S., died Lewis Allan Reed simply known as Lou Reed, American singer, songwriter,co-founder of the Velvet Underground before embarking in a long solo careerDigest Tracklist : Sunday…

Walk On The Wild Side

Starting and ending with 'Walk On The Wild Side' made famous by lou Reed, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Humble Pie, Peggy Lee, The Monkees, David Bowie and many more.