On TV today, Barbra with Judy Garland (1963

October 4, 1963 - Barbra Streisand who is only 21, tapes her " Judy Garland Show" that will air in two days on CBS<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Barbra-Streisand-Her-Name-Is-Barbra-RVJ.jpg' alt='Barbra…

Judy and Peggy sing together (1963)

November 8, 1963 - they tape "The Judy Garland Show, Episode #13" - to be aired December 1st - with as guests: Peggy Lee, Jack Carter and Carl Reiner at the CBS studios in Burbank, California

Judy, Frank and Dean tape a show (1962)

January 5, 1962 - after a three days rehearsal, Judy Garland starts the taping of "The Judy Garland Show" - her first TV special in six years to be aired in February - with Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin as guests at the CBS studios in…

Diana Krall’s Godmothers

To Celebrate Diana Krall, whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday Diana - we have selected twelve ladies and twelve songs that Krall has covered afterwards. The "Diana Krall's Godmothers" are Julie London, Peggy Lee, Sarah Vaughan, Betty…

This week In Singing Ladies 46/52

Judy Garland & Liza Minnelli, Sade Adu, Norah Jones, Susan Tedeschi, Tracy Chapman, Chrissie Hynde, Linda Ronstadt, Diana Krall, Beth Hart, Brittany Howard, Jessie J, Rihanna & Britney Spears They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected…

This week In Singing Ladies 44/52

Eva Cassidy, Beth Hart, Lisa Stansfield, Yma Sumac, Jennifer Rush, Céline Dion, Omara Portuondo, Melody Gardot, Paloma Faith, Judy Garland, Emeli Sandé, Linda Ronstadt They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 340 Posts we publish…

Singing Broadway

Eighty six famous artists sing seventy songs lifted from sixty-one Broadway Shows. This is our special "Singing Broadway" in video<Enjoy!Track Listing : 1.Barbra Streisand / People (From "Funny Girl") - 05:01 . 2.Judy Garland / Get Happy…

Last week In Visual Artists 15

Andy Earl, James Grashow, Gary Heery, Linder Sterling, Steve Barron, Ricky Powell, Roman Coppola, Wayne Isham, Terry O’Neill, William Claxton, Danny Clinch, Michael Putland. They are the 12 Visual Artists selected among the 221 Posts…

This week In Singing Ladies 25/52

Judy Garland, Janis Joplin, Roberta Flack, Jill Scott, Lana Del Rey, Mavis Staples, Ann Wilson, Syreeta Wright, Cyndi Lauper, Beyoncé, Diana Ross, Amy Winehouse They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 444 Posts we publish this…

We remember Mel Tormé. ‘The Velvet Prince’

This day ( June 5, 1999), in Los Angeles, California, died Melvin Howard Tormé, nicknamed The Velvet Fog, American jazz singer.Digest Tracklist : Comin Home Baby . Stardust . w/ Ella Fitzgerald - Lady Be Good . Judy Garland & The…

We remember Count Basie. ‘For The Count’

This day (April 26, 1984), in Hollywood, Florida, died William 'Count' Basie a.k.a Count Basie, an American jazz pianist, organist, bandleader and composer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Sarah Vaughan,Tony Bennett,George Benson (1981) . w/ Oscar…

Singing With Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has sang with a myriad of artists. We have selected twelve of them. They are Michael Bublé, Céline Dion, Il Divo, Vince Gill, Ray Charles, Louis Armstrong, Neil Diamond,…

This week In Singing Ladies 16/52

Dee Dee Bridgewater, Madeleine Peyroux, Judy Garland, Nina Simone, Laura Mvula, ABBA, Tina Turner, Mary J. Blige, Madonna, Pj Harvey, Sheryl Crow, Patti Smith They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 271 Posts we publish this week.…

Happy Birthday Liza Minnelli. ‘Lady Liza’

This day ( March 12, 1946), in Hollywood, California, is born Liza May Minnelli, an American actress and singer, the daughter of Judy Garland and Vincente Minnelli.Tracklist : New York, New York (2011) . You’ve Let Yourself Go (2008) . @…