Saturday, October 13, 2018

Jorge Calderón - Blue Rhythm Highway







Jorge Calderón - Blue Rhythm Highway
Inside Recordings 696751180100 (2018)





Track Listing:
1. Sky Blue Chevrolet
2. Steppin’ It Up
3. Blue City
4. A Rock’ll Roll Down
5. Alicia
6. On Mardi Gras Day
7. Deeper Blue
8. The Western World
9. Solid Sender
10. Speak out to Me
11. Thorn in Your Side
12. Down by the Breadfruit Trees








Personnel:
Jim Keltner - drums
Jorge Calderón - vocals, guitar, 12-string guitar, producer
Jackson Browne - producer
Ry Cooder - guitar, slide guitar
David Lindley - guitar
Waddy Wachtel - guitar
Van Dyke Parks - piano, accordion
Luis Conte - percussion
Don Heffington - drums
John Thomas - Hammond organ
Ian Wallace - drums
Jennifer Warnes - vocals,
Reggie Hamilton - upright bass





Eric Clapton ‎– Happy Xmas






Eric Clapton ‎– Happy Xmas
Polydor 6792528 (2018)




Track Listing:
1. White Christmas
2. Away in a Manger (Once in Royal David's City)
3. For Love On Christmas Day
4. Everyday Will Be Like a Holiday
5. Christmas Tears
6. Home for the Holidays
7. Jingle Bells (In Memory of Avicii)
8. Christmas in My Hometown
9. It's Christmas
10. Sentimental Moments
11. Lonesome Christmas
12. Silent Night
13. Merry Christmas Baby
14. Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas








Personnel:
Jim Keltner - Drums
Eric Clapton - Guitar, Vocals, Producer
Dirk Powell - Accordion
Melia Clapton, Sharon White, Sophie Clapton - Backing Vocals
Paul Waller - Drum Programming
Dirk Powell - Fiddle
Doyle Bramhall II - Guitar
Simon Climie - Keyboards, Producer, Programmer
Toby Walker - Keyboards
Walt Richmond - Keyboards, Piano
Tim Carmon - Organ
Simon Climie - Percussion
Peter Lale - Viola
Emlyn Singleton, Perry Montague-Mason - Violin
Nick Ingman - Arranger
Tim Gill - Cello
Metro Voices - Choir
Isobel Griffiths - Conductor
Mary Scully - Double Bass





Sunday, September 23, 2018

Earl Palmer On Jim Keltner


Earl Palmer:
“Jim Keltner, now there’s a great drummer with a really solid groove – and a really nice guy,”






Monday, August 27, 2018

Brian Balestrieri ‎– Bound To Love You, Brian's Songs







Brian Balestrieri ‎– Bound To Love You, Brian's Songs
Desmond Records ‎– A102 (1977)





Side One:
1. Workin My Bar
2. Don't Want To Be Your Old Man
3. Got To Be More Than Your Friend
4. Your Home Is Mine
5. Krazy's



Side Two:
1. Sad Eyed Lady
2. Bound To Love You (A Long Time)
3. Country Friends
4. Sunshine
5. Night Crawlin








Personnel:
Jim Keltner, Randy Charles - Drums
Brian Balestrieri - Producer, Vocals, Keyboards, Guitar, Arranger
Jimmie Haskell - Arranger, Producer
David Huegel, Ray Pohlmen - Bass
David Cohen - Guitar
Don Becker - Guitar, Congas
Larry Muhoberac - Piano
Sid Sharp Sextet - Strings
Pam Duronio - Vocals





Friday, June 8, 2018

Boz Scaggs - Out Of The Blues







Boz Scaggs - Out Of The Blues
Concorde Records CONLP00698 (2018)





Track Listing:
1. Rock And Stick
2. I’ve Just Got To Forget You
3. I’ve Just Got To Know
4. Radiator 110
5. Little Miss Night And Day
6. On The Beach
7. Down In Virginia
8. Those Lies
9. The Feeling Is Gone







Personnel:
Jim Keltner - drums, percussion
Boz Scaggs - vocals, guitar, bass, producer, arranger
Doyle Bramhall II, Charlie Sexton - guitar
Ray Parker Jr. - acoustic guitar, electric guitar
Willie Weeks - bass
Jim Cox - keyboards
Jack Walroth - guitar, harmonica, percussion
Eric Crystal - tenor saxophone, arranger
Thomas Politzer - tenor saxophone
Stephen Doc Kupka - baritone saxophone
Ricky Fataar - drums
Steve Freund - guitar








Sunday, April 29, 2018

Julien Baer ‎– Cherchell






Julien Baer ‎– Cherchell
Polydor 547 512 2 (1999)





Track Listing:
1. À plein temps
2. J'aime imaginer
3. Plus fort
4. Juger un homme
5. Liberté chérie
6. Écrit à la main
7. Ne te retourne pas
8. Grande ville mille lumières
9. Mon ami magnifique
10. Cherchell








Personnel:
Jim Keltner - drums
Julien Baer - arranger, producer, music, synthesizer, string arrangements, harmonica, Pianet, programming
Don Peake - orchestration
Philippe Zdar - producer, programming
Patrick Baudin - drums
Mathieu Ballet - drums
Bernard Paganotti - bass
Stéphane Daireaux - guitar
Hervé Salters - Rhodes, Wurlitzer
Jean-Philippe Heurtaut - piano, Rhodes
Slim Batteux - Hammond organ
Charles Obin - percussion
Margeaux Lampley - backing vocals
Éric Mula - trumpet, bugle, brass arrangements
Hervé Cavelier - orchestration
Bob Glaub - bass
Lenny Castro - percussion
Tim May - guitar
Clarence McDonald - Rhodes, piano, Wurlitzer
Chuck Berghofer - double bass
Dean Parks - guitar
John Leftwich - double bass
Tom McMorran - piano, Rhodes
Christian Fourquet - trombone
Maxine Waters - backing vocals
Julia Waters - backing vocals
Oren Waters - backing vocals
François Soria - bass
François Ovide - guitar
Bobbye Hall - percussion
Carl Verheyen - guitar
Mario Masse - flute