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Putumayo presents this nostalgic musical stroll through the golden age of Italian popular song. Included are tracks from Nicola Arigliano, Pink Martini, Teddy Reno, Marco Calliari, and more.
Tallymoore is a contemporary Irish Folk band from Milwaukee, Wisconsin performing a range of Irish and Scottish folk tunes, ballads, reels and classic pub songs. The group also incorporates acoustic and vocal material from broader Celtic, traditional country, bluegrass, and Americana sources.
Expressing the love and pain of lives lived by the people of war-torn Iraq, actual mailed letters and their stories are transposed into eight gripping programmatic compositions by Iraqi-American composer and oud player, Rahim AlHaj with string quintet and percussion.
Lyrically, the songs on Peter Mulvey's seventeenth album range from the emotive, stream-of-consciousness flood of The Other Morning Over Coffee, to the spare, haunting title track, which uses only seventeen words.
Features the best and most beautiful flamenco pieces compiled from six previous albums. Featuring international musicians from Barcelona, Cairo, London, and Berlin, the wide variety of compositions and instrumentations brings pleasantly surprising and exciting phrases. Each of these works has been composed or arranged by Rafa El Tachuela.
Samantha Crain's songs are full of expansive melodies that veer off in unpredictable directions, with lyrics that explore conflicting emotions with uncommon insight and compassion. She has a jazz singer's phrasing, often breaking words into rhythmic fragments that land before and after the beat, stretching syllables or adding grace notes to uncover hidden nuances in her lyrics.
Souvenir is Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors' most expansive album to date, dishing up everything from the West Coast country-rock of California to the front-porch folk of Mama Sunshine, Daddy's Rain. Their songs have received over 50 TV placements, including How I Met Your Mother, Parenthood, Criminal Minds, Nashville, House, and they have a dedicated following at several festivals.
Disc one, Rama Sun, features more reggae influenced tracks, deeply steeped in earthy rhythms, hypnotic bass lines, jubilant horn charts, and soulful vocal harmonies. Disc two, Rama Moon, finds Uttal in an entirely different mood. Grounded in the gentle, lilting sway of Brazilian samba, it also touches on the pastoral splendor of the more acoustic tracks from the Beatles' White Album.
Andrea Pancur, the German singer hailing from Munich, unites Yiddish and Bavarian folk music traditions and thereby creates an exciting and unprecedented musical mixture.