Recording information: A&M Studios, Hollywood, CA; Criteria Studios; Los Angeles, CA; Miami, FL; Ocean Way Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA; South Beach Studios.
Editor: Eric Schilling .
Photographers: Fernando Diaz; Carlos Fernandez.
Unknown Contributor Roles: Bill Hughes ; Bob Hurrel; Honorio Herrero; Dick ...
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Sounds Like (1967)
For one week in June 1967, Sounds Like was able to break the Monkees' 31-week hammerlock on the number one slot on the charts -- just two weeks before the Beatles' Sgt. Pepper took over and changed the world. This ...
Young Love: The Complete Recordings: 1952-62 (2002)
A comprehensive 6-CD box set of all of his recordings from 1952-1962 with a completely annotated, detailed book.
Recorded between 1952 & 1962.
Personnel: Sonny James (vocals, guitar, fiddle); Dorothy Ann Dillard, Neal Matthews, Jr., Hugh Jarrett, Jack Halloran Choir, Hugh Gordon ...
||Jewish Songbook: The Heart & Humor of a People (2008) |
Alternately melodious and side-splitting, THE JEWISH SONGBOOK is the sound of Jewish artists honoring their culture. Whether it's Neil Sedaka delivering a heartfelt, string-laden "My Yiddishe Momme" or SNL star Rob Schneider singing jazzy praises to his beloved "Bagel & ...
Playlist: The Very Best of Jim Brickman (2012)
Liner Note Author: Mike Ragogna.
Photographer: Sandra Johnson.
Playlist: The Very Best of Jim Brickman collects 14 highlights from the prolific pianist/composer. Opening with his signature hit, "Valentine," with Martina McBride, Playlist offers up a nice balance of solo instrumental ("Angel Eyes," ...
||'Twas The Night Before Hanukkah: The Musical Battle Between Christmas And The Festival Of Lights (2012) |
Liner Note Authors: David Katznelson; Courtney Holt; Greil Marcus; The Idelsohn Society; Jenna Weissman Joselit; Roger Bennett; Josh Kun.
And So Is Love (2005)
It seems increasingly common for once-popular artists to resurface years after their heyday. What's so interesting is how they resurface. Who would've imagined Rita Coolidge, like other popular '70s singers, re-emerging 30 years down the line as a singer of ...
Ticket to Ride (1969)
TICKET TO RIDE was originally released on LP in 1969 under the title OFFERING.
As strange as it may seem in light of their decades of commercial success, Karen and Richard Carpenter's first album was a flop when it was originally ...
Chicago producer Dave Trumfio's style has always revolved around adding a dose of new-wave techie geekiness to the pop structures the Pixies added to the rock canon -- nowhere is this more clear than on the self-titled release by the ...
Sheeley does not sing on this collection of 1959-66 demos, nor is there any indication in the liner notes that she played any instruments on these recordings. These 28 tracks -- most of them, it is thought, from the early ...
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Global Noize (2008)
The latest project by DJ Logic and Jason Miles brings together two distinct backgrounds in addition to a multi-genre'd cast of vocalists. Instrumental pieces such as "Dar'abesque," "A Jam for Joe," and "Quero Dancar" serve as mere interludes here, giving ...
What's Going On? (2006)
Following his popular and critically acclaimed twists on the music of Weather Report, Ivan Lins, and Grover Washington, Jr. -- and his own inspired take on the spirit of his old pal Miles Davis on Miles to Miles -- the ...
Tango & Latin Dance Masters (2013)
Track Listing: Te Quiero Tango; Lamento Latino; Lonely Bull; Havana Special; La Pulpera De Santa Lucía; South America, Take It Away; La Reina Afro Cubana; Cielito Lindo; La Bamba; Guitar Tango; Cali Mambo; Tangos; My Adobe Hacienda; Le Prince De ...
Bossa Nova: 70 Classic Hits (2013)
Track Listing: Desafinado; Se Todos Fossem Iguais A Você; Fotografía; Outra Vez; Lamento No Morro; Mulher, Sempre Mulher; Chega De Saudade; Um Nome De Mulher; Felicidade; Dindi; Vida Bela; Insensatez; Sucedeu Assim; O Amor Em Paz; Chega De Saudade; Corcovado; ...
Additional personnel includes: Pete Glennister, Marc Portmann (guitars); John Spencer Sugden, Nigel Woodhouse (mandolin); Christian Ostermeier (flute, saxophone); Herb Alpert, Jurg Grau (trumpet); Beverly Brown, Maxine Brown, Gloria Brown (background vocals).
This is available exclusively on www.doublecity.com.
Double: Kurt Maloo (vocals, guitar); ...
Hollywood Dreamer (2001)
HOLLYWOOD DREAMER contains demo tracks recorded in 1962 by Harry Nilsson for songwriter and producer Scotty Turner.
Recorded between 1962 and 1977. Includes liner notes by Scott Turner.
With the invaluable assistance of songwriter/guitarist Scotty Turner, these sessions demonstrate the lush, diamond-in-the-rough ...
Best Of Jazz Samba (2013)
Track Listing: Desafinado; Samba De Uma Nota SÓ; Loie; Consolação; Se É Tarde, Me Perdoa; Vento Fresco; Lamento No Morro; Samba De Uma Nota SÓ; Recado Bossa Nova Part 1; Tristeza De NÓS Dois; Silvia; Desafinado; Insensatez; NÓS E O ...
RATAMACUE was nominated for a 1997 Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Performance.
Personnel: Harvey Mason, Sr. (wah-wah guitar, keyboards, synthesizer, bass synthesizer, vibraphone, marimba, drums, percussion, background vocals); Paul Jackson, Jr. (guitar, electric guitar); Lee Ritenour , Michael Landau (guitar); ...
Brasil Nativo (1998)
Lani Hall first discovered her deep love for the exotic, indigenous rhythms and lilting melodies of Brazilian music in the late '60s and early '70s, when she was lead singer with Sergio Mendes & Brazil 66. After years of subsequent ...
Jukebox Hits, Vol. 4 (2013)
Track Listing: 442 Glenwood Avenue; Everybody Loves A Clown; Taste Of Honey; You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling; Little Honda; Needles And Pins; French Song; Diamond Head; Losing You; Who Do You Love; Surfin' USA; I Hope He Breakes Your Heart; ...
Submission To The Master (1996)
Considering the fact that three of the five tracks on the Submission to the Master EP appear on the Pulsars' self-titled full-length, it's somewhat of a mystery why the EP comes across as more guitar-focused and less slickly produced than ...
Sherree Ford-Payne (1996)
All songs written or co-written by Sheree Ford-Payne.
Producers include: Sherree Ford-Payne, Damon Thomas, Robert Jerald, Howie Tee, Alex Mosely.
Classic Mariachi & Music Of Mexico (2013)
Track Listing: Bay Of Mexico; Sway; Adiós Muchachos; Speedy Gonzales; Pasado Florido; Alla En El Rancho Grande; Spanish Lace; Tequila Twist; Quiet Tear; La Cucaracha; Mariachi; Cielito Lindo; Somos Novios; Rey; Que Me Importa; Tristezas De La Calle Corrientes; Maria ...
||Paulinho Da Costa|
Exacting, demanding rhythms are obscured by generic arrangements and playing. ~ Ron Wynn
Audio Mixers: Csaba Petocz; Steve Sykes.
Recording information: Ocean Way Recording; Wild Tracks Studios.
Photographer: Bret Lopez.
Arrangers: Erich Bulling; Paulinho Da Costa.
Producers: Erich Bulling, Paulinho Da Costa.
Personnel: Paulinho Da Costa ...
Stout And High (1988)
An exceptional debut from the Wagoneers, an Austin-based quartet that combined edgy country and rockabilly. Led by lead singer and principle songwriter Monte Warden, the Wagoneers' sound borrowed heavily from the country leanings of Buddy Holly and his teenage collaboration ...