Tag: Jazz

MacPsych at the movies: La La Land

I think I went to see La La Land at just the right time. Let's face it: the first few weeks of 2017 have been pretty miserable from an international perspective and the news shows haven't held back in delivering a steady stream of doom, gloom and bigotry on a nightly basis. I also need ...

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The Hot Sardines – love it!

Spotify flagged up The Hot Sardines in my 'Discover Weekly' playlist a few weeks ago and it was love at first sight. Or listen... you know what I mean. Here's my fave so far - a super-upbeat version of 'Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen'. A lifetime away from the more mushy and shmatzly versions you ...

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“I’m old fashioned…”

Beautifully delivered by the very talented Sara Gazarek. And I have Spotify's recommendations to thank for stumbling across her beautiful voice. https://youtu.be/XV1JDIFLitk Just added a couple of her albums to my iPhone for off-line listening. Wonderful stuff.

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Listening now: Alexander Stewart

I've been loving this album for the last couple of weeks - here's my favourite track. Well worth a listen. Especially as it was a random discovery via iTunes! http://youtu.be/bn4wx0pXtLU

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Abracadabra

Loving this right now...have several of her albums on my Xmas wish list (hint). The very lovely Robin McKelle...

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Laid back genius

Have had this album playing in the background as I finish off some admin. The most excellent Hugh Laurie playing "Tipitina". Makes me think about getting more practice in...

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We just couldn’t say goodbye…

Diana Krall, performing from her latest album. Absolutely love this, especially the violin.

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I Love Paris (in the Springtime…)

Kind of. But I *really* love this interpretation by Peter Cincotti. I've been listening to this album this morning while battling with my iTunes library...

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Listening to this…

...and dancing around my kitchen. Don't care who knows it.