Still going strong at the age of 81, legendary jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal's love letter to his favorite Broadway, Hollywood, and Great American Songbook classics, Blue Moon, is arguably one of his most accomplished efforts since his Chess/Impulse! heyday.
After releasing Electra Heart in 2012, Marina and the Diamonds would go on to be the opening act for Coldplay on their European tour. Now she returns with her third album, which includes the track I'm a Ruin.
An ever-present symbol of Las Vegas in its prime, the legendary American pianist Liberace was the epitome of showmanship. On stage with an ornate candelabra adorning his usually white piano, the classically trained pianist was a bit corny at times while maintaining the glitz, glamour and sheen of a rather flamboyant performer. Liberace was a versatile pianist; with a style he could call his own. From the pop hit of the day to the classical piece from yesteryear, he could play them all.
Hidden in the vaults of Sony Music Entertainment, and now unearthed, enjoy a dozen rare tracks from Cash's legendary career with LIFE UNHEARD. From solo acoustic recordings cut at the House of Cash studio in Nashville to raucous live concerts taped at the Newport Folk Festival, the White House, and more. Features two previously unreleased tracks.
In Rudresh Mahanthappa's own words: "There are no Charlie Parker tunes on this album, but each track is directly based on a Parker composition or solo. Historically, it has always been easy to state that Bird's work left an indelible and influential mark on modern music, but to prove that fact has been an exciting endeavor."
In this new and much-anticipated complete opera recording from superstar Andrea Bocelli, the tenor assembles a fine cast to explore Puccini's last opera. It includes the biggest tenor arira of all time: Nessun Dorma.
Singer-songwriters Deb Talan and Steve Tannen began writing together the night they met, and soon formed indie band The Weepies. On the strength of their simple yet insightful songwriting and distinctive harmonies, they quietly sold more than a million records, with over seventeen million streams on Spotify, and twenty million views on YouTube.
The tracks from Lord Huron's 2012 debut, Lonesome Dreams, would go on to be used on shows including Grey's Anatomy and Shameless. Their sophomore album keeps the momentum going with the single Fool for Love.
For his sixteenth studio album, Steve Earle has created eleven tracks that are deeply rooted in the blues. Some of these songs were written while Earle toured Europe alone for five weeks with just a guitar, a mandolin, and a backpack.
After seven years, Jose Gonzalez re-emerges with his long awaited sophomore album. It follows his critically acclaimed release, 2007's In Our Nature. In between, he has been creating music as part of the duo Junip.
Platinum-selling vocalist Jaci Velasquez performs soothing and tender lullabies in Spanish including Estrellita (Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star); Sonrie (Smile); and Tue res mi dicha (You Are My Sunshine).
Out of the wonderfully 'peculiar' Portland, Oregon, comes the Big World Audio Theatre, a ragtag group of storytellers, musicians, artists, and oddballs who create rich immersive audio narratives that the whole family can enjoy together.
Classical music with fun, educational lyrics. Winner of the Creative Child 2013 CD of the Year Award; Mom's Choice Award; Nappa Award (National Parenting Publications Award); and Academics' Choice Award for Smart Media.