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Musical Discovery: 'Holding On' by Disclosure feat. Gregory Porter

Admittedly, I’ve never been that much of a fan of Disclosure. But when the DJs decided to collaborate with Gregory Porter, I thought I’d definitely have to check it out. 259 more words


1960 what?

I took these photographs at Glastonbury Festival, West Holts Stage, 2015. They are of jazz singer Gregory Porter who provided a stellar performance. Porter moved to Brooklyn in 2004. 122 more words


Daily Dose: ‘Liquid Spirit’ by Gregory Porter

I never used to like jazz much, (I do these days) but I think I would always have really liked Gregory Porter. This song, from the album of the same name, is an uplifting little jazzy blues number that I can’t really find any fault with. 167 more words

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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

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2015-07-16 Gregory Porter - Romsdalsmuseet, Moldejazz

Gregory Porter var vel jazzalibiet på Romsdalsmuséet i år. En sanger med den store varme stemmen og et strålende humør, godt innpakka i det sure været. 68 more words


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

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