Having a fun summer? Starting tomorrow, it’s almost over–and here’s a lovely anthem to that point in the year…
Please enjoy a half hour of delightful jazz piano from one of the masters of the genre.
With the beginning of August slowly creeping upon us, that only means one thing–the summer is soon to be winding down; school starts back up, life returns to “normal,” and all is right with the world! We’ve really enjoyed this month’s theme, and we hope you did, too. What better way to conclude this look… Read More ›
Jazz vocalist Keely Smith took a creative risk in 1964 and released an album of Beatles covers. The creative risk produced a gorgeous album of jazz pop and gave the lads from Liverpool a new level of cultural credibility.
We hope you’ve enjoyed this month’s look at the music of Brian Wilson and The Beach Boys!
Swedish actress Ann Margret was a triple threat: a talented singer and actress who exuded natural sexuality. This compilation pairs two of her mid-sixties soundtrack albums, and are delightful listens.
What this rough-sounding demo lacks in audio fidelity, it makes up in charm; one of Paul’s lesser-known numbers from their given-to-others pile of songs.
And now, for something completely different….a 45 minute radio broadcast from 1964, but unlike anything you might have heard before.
A prime example of the Brian Wilson recycling technique.
Brian and the boys paying homage to the vocal groups they loved so much. Ace tune, too.