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  1. All Hail the King! Blues All Hail the King! Riley "B."B." King was born on this day in 1925. Hear him play his hits "Sweet Sixteen" and "The Thrill Is Gone" in this '71 Fillmore East set. All Hail the King! Fillmore East Jun 19, 1971
  2. Remembering Johnny Ramone Rock Remembering Johnny Ramone The Ramones guitarist (aka John William Cummings) died on this day in 2004. Hear his ferocious attack on "Cretin Hop" and "Pinhead" in 1978. Remembering Johnny Ramone Palladium Jan 7, 1978
  3. Happy Birthday, Jon Hendricks! Jazz Happy Birthday, Jon Hendri… Vocalese pioneer, lyricist and NEA Jazz Master Jon Hendricks turns 95 today. Hear him with Lambert, Hendricks & Ross at Newport in 1960. Happy Birthday, Jon Hendricks! Newport Jazz Festival Jul 2, 1960
  4. Keb' Mo' In A "Dangerous Mood" Blues Keb' Mo' In A "Dangerous M… The Grammy-winning neo-Delta bluesman (aka Kevin Moore) plays "Perpetual Blues Machine" and other tunes form Just Like You in '97. Keb' Mo' In A "Dangerous Mood" Tramps Mar 6, 1997
  5. MC5 Kicks Out the Jams Rock MC5 Kicks Out the Jams Guitarist Fred "Sonic" Smith wails with the Motor City's proto-punk rockers on "Black to Comm" in this '68 set from the Sturgis Armory. MC5 Kicks Out the Jams Sturgis Armory Jun 27, 1968
  6. Harry Connick Jr. Charms Dallas Jazz Harry Connick Jr. Charms D… The musician, actor, American Idol judge and talk show host croons "Don't Get Around Much Anymore" and "I Could Write a Book" in 1990. Harry Connick Jr. Charms Dallas Majestic Theatre Dallas Sep 29, 1990
  7. Jim Lauderdale's Country Soul Country Jim Lauderdale's Country Soul The Nashville singer-songwriter performs "When The Devil Starts Crying" and other tunes from Pretty Close to the Truth in a '98 solo set. Jim Lauderdale's Country Soul Tramps Jun 29, 1998
  8. The Box Tops Reunion at Tramps Rock The Box Tops Reunion at Tr… Alex Chilton leads the Memphis rock 'n' soul band on their '60s hits "Cry Like a Baby," "Soul Deep" and "The Letter" in this '97 reunion set. The Box Tops Reunion at Tramps Tramps Jun 21, 1997
  9. Video: Chicago at Tanglewood, 1970 Rock watch video Video: Chicago at Tanglewo… Peter Cetera, who turns 72 today, sings "25 Or 6 To 4" in this dynamic set by the rock 'n' roll horn band featuring guitar great Terry Kath. Video: Chicago at Tanglewood, 1970 Tanglewood Jul 21, 1970
  10. Mel Torme Meets Gerry Mulligan Jazz Mel Torme Meets Gerry Mull… The great singer, who was born on this day in 1925, joins the bari sax ace on "Get Happy," "Memories of You" and "On the Swing Shift" in '78. Mel Torme Meets Gerry Mulligan Carnegie Hall Jun 27, 1978
  11. Charles Brown Knee-Deep in the Blues Blues Charles Brown Knee-Deep in… The pioneering pianist-singer, who was born on this day in 1922, performs his 1945 hit "Driftin' Blues" in this 1996 Tramps set. Charles Brown Knee-Deep in the Blues Tramps Feb 16, 1996
  12. Video: What Made Milwaukee Famous Indie watch video Video: What Made Milwaukee… The Austin-based indie band plays "Blood, Sweat & Fears" and other tunes from What Doesn't Kill Us in this 2008 set from Cafe du Nord. Video: What Made Milwaukee Famous Cafe Du Nord Mar 1, 2008
  13. Blood, Sweat & Tears at the Bottom Line Rock Blood, Sweat & Tears at th… David Clayton-Thomas, who turns 75 today, leads the horn-driven jazz-pop band on "Spinning Wheel" and "Lucretia MacEvil" in '77. Blood, Sweat & Tears at the Bottom Line Bottom Line Nov 8, 1977
  14. Cream at the Crossroads Rock Cream at the Crossroads Eric Clapton, Ginger Baker and Jack Bruce play "Crossroads," "I'm So Glad" and "Sunshine of Your Love" in this '68 set from Oakland. Cream at the Crossroads Oakland Coliseum Arena Oct 4, 1968
  15. Scott Hamilton's 'Tour de Force' Jazz Scott Hamilton's 'Tour de … The saxophonist, who turns 62 today, joins his tenor elders Buddy Tate and Al Cohn on "Robbins' Nest," "Blues Up and Down" and others in '81. Scott Hamilton's 'Tour de Force' Great American Music Hall Aug 17, 1981
  16. Bela Fleck & the Flectones at Maxx's Folk & Bluegrass Bela Fleck & the Flectones… The banjo ace leads his bluegrass-funk-jazz band on "Flying Saucer Dudes" and others from Flight of the Cosmic Hippo in this 1990 set. Bela Fleck & the Flectones at Maxx's Maxx's on Broadway Dec 9, 1990
  17. Remembering the Man in Black Country Remembering the Man in Black Country music icon Johnny Cash died on this day in 2003. Hear him perform his classics "Folsom Prison Blues" and "Ring of Fire" in 1995. Remembering the Man in Black
  18. Rush Rocks the Maple Leaf Gardens Rock Rush Rocks the Maple Leaf … Drummer Neil Peart, who turns 64 today, fuels the Canadian trio on "The Enemy Within" and others from Grace Under Pressure in 1984. Rush Rocks the Maple Leaf Gardens Maple Leaf Gardens Sep 21, 1984
  19. Video: Mickey Hart's Planet Drum Folk & Bluegrass watch video Video: Mickey Hart's Plane… The Grateful Dead drummer, who turns 73 today, is joined by master percussionists from around the world in Pow-Wow jams from 1992. Video: Mickey Hart's Planet Drum Shoreline Amphitheatre Oct 10, 1992
  20. Leo Kottke's 6- and 12-String Genius Folk & Bluegrass Leo Kottke's 6- and 12-Str… The acoustic guitar virtuoso, who turns 71 today, showcases his incredible facility on "Bean Time," "June Bug" and "Busted Bicycle" in '73. Leo Kottke's 6- and 12-String Genius Palace Theater Waterbury May 19, 1973
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