On March 8, 2019, “PGM Recordings” label released the self-titled, tenth Patty Griffin studio album. It was recorded 2017 – 2019, and was produced by Craig Frost and Patty Griffin. At the 62nd “Grammy Awards”, “Patty Griffin” won the “Best Folk Album”.
Patty Griffin – lead and backing vocals, acoustic guitar, piano, mandolin
Craig Ross – baritone guitar, lap steel guitar, bass, organ, percussion, engineer
On March 8, 2005, “Koch” label released “Silver Rain”, the sixth Marcus Miller studio album. It was recorded in 2004, at “Absolut Beats” in Dallas, TX, “Camel Island Studios” in Los Angeles, “Hannibal Studios” in Santa Monica, CA, “HIt Factory”, “The Dormitory” in New York City, “Vertical Sound Studios” in Nashville, TN, and was produced by Marcus Miller and David Isaac.
On March 8, 2016, Sir George Henry Martin died aged 90. Being music producer, arranger, composer, conductor,audio engineer and musician, he is best known for his work with The Beatles and sometimes referred to as “the Fifth Beatle”. Martin had 30 number-one hit singles in the UK and 23 number-one hits in the US. In 1996, as recognition of his services to the music industry and popular culture, he was made a “Knight Bachelor”.
On March 8, 1999, “V2” label released “Performance and Cocktails”, the second Stereophonics studio album. It was recorded 1995 – 1996, and was produced by Steve Bush and Marshall Bird. The cover photograph was taken by Scarlet Page in autumn 1998 at a football pitch under the Westway in London.
On March 8, 1996, “A&M” label released “Mercury Falling”, the fifth Sting studio album. It was recorded in 1995, and was produced by Sting and Hugh Padgham. The album was certified Platinum in US by “RIAA” and in UK by “BPI” in United Kingdom.
Sting– vocals, bass
Dominic Miller– guitars
Vinnie Colaiuta– drums
Kenny Kirkland– keyboards
Branford Marsalis– saxophone
Andrew Love – saxophone
Gerry Richardson – Hammond organ
Tony Walters, Lance Ellington, Shirley Lewis, East London Gospel Choir– vocals
Kathryn Tickell– Northumbrian pipes, fiddle
J. Cole– pedal steel
Wayne Jackson – trumpet
All tracks by Sting, except where noted.
The Hounds of Winter
I Hung My Head
Let Your Soul Be Your Pilot
I Was Brought to My Senses
You Still Touch Me
I’m So Happy I Can’t Stop Crying
All Four Seasons
Twenty Five to Midnight
La Belle Dame Sans Regrets – Sting, Dominic Miller