Jazz and Beyond
Song - Artist - Album
Abreaction - Noah Preminger - Before the Rain
Scandinavia To San Diego 7-31-10
rue de la paix - Zazie - Rodeo Tour - "Zazie" is a nickname referring to the title character in a Raymond Queneau novel.
Loch Lomond - Folkport - A folk group from Norway.
Peace - Fruit - Live At The Church - A female trio from Australia
Songs Remind Me Of You - Annie - Don't Stop - Berlin based Norwegian singer/songwriter whose full name is Anne Lilia Berge Strand.
Good Times - Anna von Hausswolff - Often compared to Kate Bush, Anna has a new CD "Singing From The Grave".
Thing Called Love - Barry McLoughlin - Pieces - Celtic-Canadian troubadour (pronounced Muh-glock-lin) in the vein of Gordon Lightfoot. This song was composed after watching a young lady boarding a train on a cold winter's evening.
Inner City Blues - Taeko - Voice - A Marvin Gaye song, read my review of this great new CD.
Dream - Hans Theessink - Bridges - A popular Austrian, Hans is accompanied on this track by backing vocalists from Zimbabwe.
When You Say I Don't Care About You - Tara Simmons - Spilt Milk - Her tune blends folk roots withsubtle electronica.
Searching For The Outback - Jim Haynes - Words of Wisdom - Humor is a key component of Jim's catchy music.
emellan fyra - Ingrid Hedin - For lovers of female Scandinavian voices.
Tender Mercies - Glen Road - Round The Bend - A contemporary Irish ballad with melodic flute work.
Kilkelly Ireland - Phyllis Morrissey - Woman Of The island - The history of this song can be found in our "Reviews" blog.
Writing A Song For You - Ben Sands - Letter Already - A song about writing a song - unique and clever.
The Dusk Is Always Amber - Gordian Knot - A Midsummer Knot's Dream - "The sky becomes black, It's starting to rain/And the emerald green changes its color/The crimson will stay, the sun becomes grey/But the dusk will always be amber" Lovely in the "minds eye".
Odyssey - Sofia Talvik - Blue Moon
Blues So Bad - Ad Vanderveen - Late Bloomer - Blues from the Netherlands featuring dobro and bass. Good stuff.
I'm In Here - Sia - We Are Born - Bonus track acoustic version from the new CD
When God's Through With Us - Rick Reimer - The Killaloe Rastaman - Neat tune from a cool songwriter, chack out his website: www.rickreimer.ca
I closed the show with a little slice of Americana, two Willie Nelson duets.
If I Had You - Willie Nelson/Diana Krall - American Classic
Baby It's Cold Outside - Willie Nelson/Norah Jones - American Classic