We remember Joao Gilberto. ‘Hey João’

This day (July 6, 2019), in Rio de Janeiro died João Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira a.ka. Joao Gilberto, a Brazilian singer and guitarist.Digest Tracklist : Eu Vim da Bahia . Não vou pra casa (2008) . w/ Caetano Veloso - Garota De…

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 43/52

Sheryl Crow, Nina Persson, Astrud Gilberto, Beth Hart, Tori Amos, Lady GaGa, Sade, Annie Lennox, Mariah Carey, Joni Mitchell, Amanda Palmer, PJ Harvey They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 419 Posts we publish this week. Here,…

We Remember Emily Remler

May 4, 1990 - Miss Emily Remler, American jazz guitarist passed away aged 32. She is remembered. guitarists John Abercrombie, Mick Goodrick, Emily Remler and John Scofield plus Dave Clark on bass and Marcello Pelliteri on drums share the…

This week In Singing Ladies 18

Suzanne Vega, Janis Ian, Cat Power, Astrud Gilberto, Alannah Myles, Mariah Carey, PJ Harvey, Tracy Chapman, Joss Stone, Alanis Morissette, Melissa Etheridge, Florence + The Machine They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 310 Posts…

Rainbow (And The Colors Of)

From 'Over The Rainbow' to 'I'm Always Chasing Rainbows' , we have mixed 18 'Pure Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Rainbow And Colors'. It has Anna Nygren, Keith Jarrett, Joe Sample, Frank Sinatra and many more.

Word Music

From 'Palavra De Mulher' to 'Há Palavras Que Nos Beijam' , we have mixed 18 'Latin mixed with Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Words, Palabras, Palavras'. It has Mariza, Billie Holiday, Dalva De Oliveira, Begona Bang-Matu and many more.

Between Night And Day

From 'Somewhere In The Night' to 'Summer Night Night And Day' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz Old and New' tunes around the theme of 'Night And …. Day'. It has Chick Corea, Jack Teagarden, Jane Monheit, Keely Smith and many more.

New-Year (Sentimental) Resolutions

From 'I Will Follow Him' to 'I'm Gonna Leave You By Yourself' , we have mixed 20 'Good Old Jazz and Blues' tunes around the theme of 'What My Heart Is Going To Do'. It has Nat King Cole, T-Bone Walker, Nancy Wilson, Robert Cray and many…

Jazzin’Around Blue Rondo

Starting and ending with Dave Brubeck's composition '(Round, Round, Round) Blue Rondo', we have mixed 18 'linked together by a clue that you have to guess' tunes around the theme of 'Dave Brubeck'. It has Marlena Shaw, Astrud Gilberto…

Let’s Cole Porter

From 'Love for sale' to 'My heart belongs to daddy' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz Classics' tunes written or co-written by 'Cole Porter's Hits'. It has Helen Merrill, Jane Powell, Dinah Washington, Ella Fitzgerald and many more.

Water Women

From 'I Like London In The Rain' to 'Let rivers flow' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Four Elements (Water)'. It has Zezo Ribeiro, Marlene Dietrich , Brunella Selo , Nina Simone and many more.

Quincy’s Ladies

From 'It's My Party' to 'Jessica's day' , we have mixed 16 'Jazz & Soul' tunes around the theme of 'Ladies And Quincy Jones'Songs'. It has Sarah Vaughan, Big Maybelle, Letta Mbulu, Betty Carter and many more.

Jazzin’Around Some Of These Days

From 'Some Of These Days' to 'Some of these days (Shelton Brooks)' , we have mixed 18 'linked together by a clue' tunes around the theme of 'Shelton Brooks'. It has Billie Holiday, Bobby Lyle, Sarah Vaughan, Quincy Jones and many more.

Ev’ry Time She Sings Goodbye

From 'Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye' to 'Pra Dizer Adeus (Time To Say Goodbye)', we have mixed 19 'Jazz & Latin Musics' tunes around the theme of 'Ladies Singing Goodbye'. It has Sylvie Vartan, Leila Pinheiro, Rita Pavone, Marcia and…

Hopes And Promises

From 'Never Will I Marry' to 'I Will Always Love You', we have mixed 18 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Impossible Hopes And Inconsequent Promises'. It has Quincy Jones , Massimo Farao Trio, Pepe Jaramillo, Nancy Wilson and many more.

Melancolia Latina

From 'Milonga Triste' to 'Canto Triste', we have mixed 19 'Latin Music' tunes around the theme of 'Tristeza'. It has Vinicius De Moraes, Cortijo, Astrud Gilberto, Gato Barbieri and many more.

Jobim Para Dois (ou Três)

From 'How Insensitive' to 'Corcovado', we have mixed 20 'Brazilian Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Duos doing Jobim's Classics'. It has Nana Caymmi & César Camargo, Antonio Carlos Jobim & Elis Regina, Yamandu Costa & Ze…

Rainy Day Women

From 'The Gentle Rain' to 'Walking in the Rain', we have mixed 18 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'The Ladies And The Rain'. It has Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto, Eva Cassidy, Peggy Lee, Stacey Kent And Jim Tomlinson and many more.

Heart Beats

From 'Love Is Like An Itching In My Heart' to 'Heart On A String', we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Soul' tunes around the theme of 'The Heart'. It has Funk Brothers, Barney Kessel, Trammps, Teresa Cristina and many more.

(Wo)Mentalist

From 'Deep in a dream' to 'Don't Let Me Lose This Dream' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Women's Psyche'. "(Wo)Mentalist" has Victoria Spivey, Nina Simone, Astrud Gilberto , Sarah Vaughan and many more.