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Nina Revisited... or I'd Never Have Thought I'd Ever Mention Usher On This Blog

Hommage albums are all the rage. After the brilliant Autour de Nina (reviewed here), I was nevertheless kind of curious about the new album  395 more words

Album Review

Harold Mabern, Afro Blue, Smoke Sessions Records (2015)

  • Harold Mabern: piano
  • Eric Alexander: saxophone
  • John Webber: bass
  • Joe Farnsworth: drums
  • Gregory Porter: vocals
  • Norah Jones: vocals
  • Jane Monheit: vocals
  • Kurt Elling: vocals
  • Alexis Cole: vocals…
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Album Review: Gregory Porter's Be Good

It’s been said before, but you wait years for a great male jazz vocalist and then several come along all at once. Gregory Porter stands out, though – not just because of his strong, deceptively-simple singing style via Donny Hathaway and Nat King Cole, but also because of his insistence on writing his own quality material. 255 more words

Album Reviews

Song of the Day

Disclosure and Gregory Porter – Holding On


5 New Songs You Should Listen This Week: 12th July '15

Here’s what you need to know. All the songs I review are not the best songs. These are the 5 new songs you must listen to because either they’re ultra good or ultra bad. 320 more words


[Audio] Julio Bashmore reMixes Disclosure's 'Holding On'

Last month the Disclosure dropped Holding On, the first single from their forthcoming new album Caracal. Featuring vocals from Grammy award winning singer… 143 more words


iron bridge

i love bridges – this one is viewed from my my friends’ window in Padstow.

2 songs with bridges in, bridge over troubled water and water under bridges