1 CD / BFM Jazz / 2014-09-16Tracks: You Must Believe in Spring; Ilm; Don't Go to Strangers; Beija-Flor; You're Nearer; Estate; All Too Soon; Asma; Body and Soul; Izaat; Don't Worry 'Bout Me; Answer Me, My Love
Artists: Tierney Sutton
Paris Sessions is an intimate, acoustic follow-up recording to After Blue, Tierney Sutton's tribute to Joni Mitchell and her fifth consecutive Grammy nomination. Recorded in...continue...
Personnel: Tierney Sutton (vocals); Serge Merlaud (acoustic guitar, electric guitar); Kevin Axt (acoustic bass, bass guitar).
Audio Mixer: Jean Taxis.
Recording information: Studio Val D...continue...
1 CD / Mobile Fidelity / 2014-06-24Tracks: Code Cool; Wind Song, The; Romanesque; Smash; Redshift; Spring Song; Devil's Food; Scream; Swim, The; Bashful; Storyteller, The; Missing
Artists: Patricia Barber
Personnel: Patricia Barber (vocals, piano); John Kregor (guitar); Jon Deitemyer (drums).
Audio Mixer: Jim Anderson.
Recording information: Chicago Recording Company, Chicago, IL.
1 CD / Masterworks / 2014-04-08Artists: Nina Simone
Nina Simone's debut LP for the Bethlehem label, 1958's LITTLE GIRL BLUE, presents Simone's brooding sound and highly-focused eclecticism fully-formed from the very start. Even from the beginning, she ...continue...
1 CD / Act Music / 2014-03-12Tracks: 4.30 AM; I Do; One Of These Days; This Is My People; Because; Time; Snowfall; Match Perfect; Inscription For The Ceiling Of A Bedroom; Bed Is Too Small; Baby's Bed Is A Silver Mon; Leave Me Here; Oh,...
Artists: Peder Kjellsby/Solveig Slettahjell
Personnel: Peder Kjellsby (vocals, whistling, guitar, piano, harmonium, glockenspiel, hand claps, percussion); Solveig Slettahjell (vocals, piano); Sjur Miljeteig (vocals, trumpet, euphonium, glockens...continue...
1 CD / Sophisticated Soul / 2014-03-11Tracks: Too High; Turn Off the Lights; Heaven in Your Eyes; Lush Life; Meu Bem Querer; She's Gone; If I Were a Magician; You Can Bring Me Flowers
Artists: Will Downing
Audio Mixer: Ray Bardani.
Liner Note Author: Will Downing.
Will Downing's 17th studio-album, 2014's Euphoria, is an ambitious and uplifting mix of contemporary R&B and vocal jazz. An ade...continue...
1 CD / ECM Records (USA) / 2014-02-18Tracks: Dance Without Answer; Cucurrucucu Paloma; High Places; Gust Da Essi Viva; Tor a Tor, A; Live To Tell; It Might Be You; Time of No Reply; San Diego Serenade; Breath Away, A; Bein' Green; Slow Fox; Eve...
Artists: Klaus Gesing/Glauco Venier/Norma Winstone
Personnel: Klaus Gesing (bass clarinet, soprano saxophone); Glauco Venier (piano); Norma Winstone (vocals).
Recording information: Audiotorio Radiotelevisione Svizzera, Lugano (12/2012).
1 CD / Brownswood / 2014-02-11Tracks: Open Heart; Her Eyes; Move; You'll Get Me In Trouble; Police & Thieves; Spinning Wheel; Plain Gold Ring; Angie La La; Games We Played, The; Woman in the Olive Groves; Love
Artists: Zara McFarlane
Audio Mixer: Toni Economides.
Photographer: Casey Moore.
The title doesn't refer strictly to its maker. MOBO-nominated jazz producer, songwriter, vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist Zara...continue...