Pink Martini visit Athens (2013)

September 28, 2013 - Pink Martini with Storm Large & Timothy Nishimotoon vocals, will be in concert at Lycabettus Theatre in Athens, Greece

Pink Martini release their sixth album ‘Get Happy’ featuring Rufus Wainwright, Phyllis Diller and more guests (2013)

Pink Martini's 'Get Happy' is their sixth studio album recorded with Phyllis Diller, Philippe Katerine, Meow Meow, Ari Shapiro, the von Trapps, and Rufus Wainwright as guests and released on September 24, 2013 by Heinz Records.1 . Până Când Nu Te Iubeam (w/ Storm Large, Portland, 2013) 2 . Get Happy (2013, Preview) 3 . Get Happy (2013, Behind The Scenes Preview) 4 . Get Happy (2013, Je Ne T'Aime…

Pink Martini play in Stuttgart (2010)

July 19, 2010 - Pink Martini - that is Thomas Lauderdale (p), China Forbes (voc), Robert Taylor (tb), Gavin Bondy (tp), Martin Zarzar (d, perc), Brian Davis - (d, perc), Derek Rieth (per), Phil Baker (b), Timothy Nishimoto (voc, perc), Daniel Faehnle (g), Nicholas Crosa (viol) and Pancy Chang (cello) - will headline at "JazzOpen Stuttgart" in Stuttgart, Germany

Pink Martini release ‘Hey Eugene!’ their third album (2007)

Pink Martini's 'Hey Eugene!' is their third full-length album released on May 15, 2007 by Heinz Records.Track Listing : 1.Everywhere (China Forbes, Thomas Lauderdale) - 03:10 . 2.Tempo Perdido (Ataulfo Alves) - 03:42 . 3.Mar Desconocido (Martin Zarzar, Frederic Chopin) - 03:12 . 4.Taya Tan (Taku Izumi, Michio Yamagami) - 02:42 . 5.City Of Night (China Forbes, Thomas Lauderdale) - 04:19 . 6.Ojalá…

Happy Birthday China Forbes. The Perfect day for a ‘Pink Martini at their Best’

As we wish, today, American singer China Forbes a 'Happy @|#} th Birthday,' the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of her band : Pink Martini CREDITSPhoto : Bruce TutenAudio : Sympathique . Hang on Little Tomato . Amado Mio . La Soledad . Let's Never Stop Falling In Love . Lilly . No Hay Problema . Hey Eugene . Una Notte a Napoli . Andalucia . Video : Sympathique . Una notte a Napoli . Hey…

Pink Martini release their debut album : ‘Sympathique’ (1997)

Pink Martini's 'Sympathique' is their first full-length album released on November 11, 1997 by Heinz Records.Track Listing : 1.Amado Mio (Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts) - 04:51 . 2.No Hay Problema (Jacques Marray) - 06:14 . 3.Sympathique (China Forbes, Thomas Lauderdale) - 02:50 . 4.Qué Sera Sera (Jay Livingston, Ray Evans) - 04:12 . 5.La Soledad (Pepe Raphael, Thomas Lauderdale, Frédéric Chopin) -…

Pink Martini release their second album : ‘Hang On Little Tomato’

Pink Martini's 'Hang On Little Tomato' is their second album released on October 19, 2004, (seven years after their first) by Heinz Records.Track Listing : 1.Let'S Never Stop Falling In Love (China Forbes, Thomas Lauderdale) - 03:02 . 2.Anna (El Negro Zumbón) (Roman Vatro, Francesco Giordano) - 02:36 . 3.Hang On Little Tomato (Thomas Lauderdale, Forbes, Patrick Abbey) - 03:16 . 4.The Gardens Of…

We remember Mercedes Sosa. ‘Gracias A La Negra’

This day (October 4, 2009), in Buenos Aires, died Mercedes Sosa, an Argentinian singer.Tracklist : 1 . w/Joan Baez – Gracias A La Vida 2 . w/ Shakira – La Maza 3 . w/ Lila Downs – Tierra De Luz 4 . Que Sera 5 . Los Hermanos 6 . w/ Raimundo Fagner – Años (1981) 7 . w/ Milton Nascimento – Volver A Los 17 (1976) 8 . Alfonsina Y El Mar 9 . Gracias A La Vida Tracklist : Todo Cambia . Gracias A La…

Bon Iver release their third album : ’22, A Million’ (2016)

Bon Iver's '22, A Million' is their third studio album produced by band leader Justin Vernon plus April Base and Chris Messina and released on September 30, 2016 by Jagjaguwar1 . 22 (Over S∞∞N) Rock The Garden) 2 . 10 D E A T H B R E A S T (The Met Philadelphia, Pa) 3 . 715 - Cr∑∑Ks (NPR Live) 4 . 715 - Cr∑∑Ks (Paris Philharmonie, 2016) 5 . 33 God (NPR Music Concert) 6 . 33 God (Ferropolis,…

This week In Singing Ladies 39/52

Gal Costa, Joni Mitchell, Buika, Tori Amos, Storm Large, Amy Winehouse, Norah Jones, Ayo, Beth Gibbons, Sheryl Crow, Janis Joplin, Lady Gaga

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s ‘So Damn Happy,’ her first album in five years (2003)

Aretha Franklin's 'So Damn Happy' is a studio (and her first since 'A Rose Is Still a Rose' in 1998) album released on September 22, 2003 by Arista Records.1 . A Woman Falling Out Of Love (2011) Track listing : 1.The Only Thing Missin' (Gordon Chambers, Troy Taylor, Rick Williams, Mylia Sunny Davis) - 03:07 . 2.Wonderful (Aleese Simmons, Ron Amen-Ra Lawrence) - 04:04 . 3.Holdin' On (Earl Klugh,…

Frank Zappa releases ‘Joe’s Garage,’ a rock opera in two albums (1979)

Frank Zappa's 'Joe's Garage' is a rock opera, originally released on September 17 and November 19, 1979 as two separate studio albums by Zappa Records.1 . Why Does It Hurt When I Pee (1978) 2 . Zappa In Paris, 1980 3 . Outside Now (Paris, 1980) 4 . Packard Goose Track listing : 1.The Central Scrutinizer (Frank Zappa) - 03:28 . 2.Joe's Garage (Frank Zappa) - 06:10 . 3.Catholic Girls (Frank Zappa)…

Island Records publish Tom Waits’ tenth album : ‘Bone Machine’ (1992)

Tom Waits' 'Bone Machine ' is a studio album released on September 8, 1992 (after a full five years hiatus) by Island Records.1 . Dirt In The Ground (Dublin, 01/08/2008) 2 . Dirt In The Ground (Milan, Teatro Degli Arcimboldi) 3 . Jesus Gonna Be Here 4 . Going Out West 5 . I Don't Wanna Grow Up Track listing : 1.Earth Died Screaming (Tom Waits) - 03:39 . 2.Dirt in the Ground (Tom Waits) - 04:08 .…

Dean Martin records ‘Dino: Italian Love Songs’ for Capitol Records (1962)

Dean Martin's 'Dino: Italian Love Songs' is an album recorded on September 6, 7 and 8, 1961 and released on February 5, 1962 by Capitol Records. 1 . Volare ("An Evening In Romaé) 2 . On An Evening In Roma 3 . Return To Me (w/ Perry Como) Track listing : . 1.Just Say I Love Her (Dicitencello Vuie) (Jack Val, Jimmy Dale, Martin Kalmanoff, Sam Ward) - 02:47 . 2.Arrivederci Roma (Renato Rascel,…

Joe Bonamassa releases his fourth studio album : ‘Had to Cry Today’ (2004)

Joe Bonamassa's 'Had to Cry Today' is his fourth studio album released on August 24, 2004 by J&R Adventures.1 . Never Make Your Move Too Soon (w/ Jimmy Vivino, Kirk Fletcher, 1/11/14) 2 . Around The Bend (The Vienna Opera House) 3 . Never Make Your Move Too Soon (Folkestone, UK) 4 . Reconsider Baby (w/ Hubert Sumlin, Jimmy Vivino, Tyler Dow Bryant) 5 . Had To Cry Today Track Listing :…

We remember Toots Thielemans. ‘Toots, 94, Une (dernière) Fois’

This day (August 22, 2016), in Brussels, Belgium, died Jean-Baptiste Frédéric Isidor, Baron Thielemans a.k.a Toots Thielemans, a Belgian jazz musician well known for his guitar and harmonica playing as well as his whistling. Thielemans is credited as one of the greatest harmonica players of the 20th century.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Kenny Werner - Days Of Wine And Roses (2012) 2 . Rosa Turbinata (2011)…

This week In ‘2000s Throwback’ 30/52

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This week In Male Balladeers 30/52

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Epic publish Sly & the Family Stone’s sixth album : ‘Fresh’ (1973)

Sly & the Family Stone's 'Fresh' is their sixth album, written and produced by Sly Stone and released on June 30, 1973 y Epic. 1 . If You Want Me To Stay 2 . Que Sera, Sera Whatever Will Be, Will Be (on Mike Douglas 1974) Track Listing : 1.In Time (Sly Stone) - 05:48 . 2.If You Want Me To Stay (Sly Stone) - 03:01 . 3.Let Me Have It All (Sly Stone) - 02:56 . 4.Frisky (Sly Stone) - 03:12 .…

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Maroon 5, Bruce Springsteen, Queens of The Stone Age, Beastie Boys , Eminem, Nine Inch Nails, The Black Keys, Alanis Morissette, Linkin Park, David Byrne, Pink Martini, The Corrs, Ron Wood