Day 5: Norah Jones – I Dream of Christmas

American singer Norah Jones has released a new album entitled I Dream of Christmas.  The themes are holiday celebrations and hope. There are six original songs. The music is Jazz meets Pop. The album sounds like a record one hears as lounge music during an intimate dinner setting. It parallels Jazz from the early days, such as Blue … Continue reading Day 5: Norah Jones – I Dream of Christmas

Flashback Fridays: One Last Time: An Evening with Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga

Photo by Steve Cancel on Pexels.com November 28, 2021, there was a special on CBS called One Last Time: An Evening with Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga. It was a one-hour program honouring the legendary artist Tony Bennett, celebrating his 95th birthday, taking place at the Radio City Hall. It starts with Lady Gaga performing songs … Continue reading Flashback Fridays: One Last Time: An Evening with Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga

Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga Collaboration: Love for Sale

American artists Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga have released a cover album entitled Love for Sale. The duo performs songs written by Cole Porter. The music is Jazz. There's a lovely combination of old-school Jazz with a modern touch that makes it feel like the songs came out today. Since these tunes are classics, a blast … Continue reading Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga Collaboration: Love for Sale

Single Saturdays: Ian Anderson & Leslie Mandoki- We Say Thank You

Scottish musician Ian Anderson and Hungarian singer Leslie Mandoki have a new single entitled We Say Thank You. The song is about thanking Frontline Workers and Supermarket workers and honouring them for the incredible work they do.   The music is a mix of Classic Rock and Jazz. The song starts slowly, and then the tempo increases into … Continue reading Single Saturdays: Ian Anderson & Leslie Mandoki- We Say Thank You

Ben Adams’ Christmas Album -All Wrapped Up

British Pop Star Ben Adams has released a Christmas album entitled All Wrapped Up. The record has covers of classic Christmas songs such as Last Christmas and Walking in a Winter Wonderland.  The music is Jazz - a lovely contrast to the Pop music of Christmas songs. The music is ideal for a holiday dinner- a lounge vibe to it. … Continue reading Ben Adams’ Christmas Album -All Wrapped Up