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A song for Sunday

For some strange reason I woke this morning with this song in my head.  It is a beautiful version of Van Morrison’s wonderful ‘Haunts of Ancient Peace’ from the brilliant and under rated ‘Common One’ album.   22 more words


Daily Dose Of Blues 10.4.14

Earl King And Roomful Of Blues

Published on Jun 4, 2014

” Earl King & Roomful of Blues (with Ronnie Earl) performing at Montreux Jazz Festival, july 9, 1987.

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Lake views, grand hotels, and jazz in Montreux, Switzerland

I’ve already written about how I was able to explore around Lake Geneva this past summer while dropping off and picking up my son from camp in… 291 more words


Stray Cats ~ Live At Montreux 1981

Stray Cats ~ Live At Montreux 1981

01 Sweet Love On My Mind
02 Double Talking Baby
03 Rumble In Brighton
04 My One Desire… 36 more words


Professor Longhair ~ Big Chief (1973)

Professor Longhair plays Big Chief, rare recording from the 1973 Montreux Jazz Festival.

(I have been searching a long time for a live performance of Fess playing this tune -other than the version with Earl King and Dr. 216 more words