2015 Penguin

Penguin Cafe Orchestra - Broadcasting From Home (1984) [2015, Universal Music Japan, UICY-40150]

Penguin Cafe Orchestra - Broadcasting From Home (1984)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Universal Music Japan, UICY-40150 | ~ 254 or 112 Mb | Scans(png) -> 163 Mb
Progressive Rock / Modern Classical

Bandleader Simon Jeffes composed the leadoff track "Music for a Found Harmonium" on a harmonium he found abandoned on a Tokyo street, which offers an inkling of the musical inspiration that sprang from this remarkable Englishman. As usual, he gathers a loose aggregation of musicians who create stunning, free-flowing acoustic sounds that defy categorization…
Penguin Cafe Orchestra - Penguin Cafe Orchestra (1981) [2015, Universal Music Japan, UICY-40149]

Penguin Cafe Orchestra - Penguin Cafe Orchestra (1981)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Universal Music Japan, UICY-40149 | ~ 297 or 115 Mb | Scans(png) -> 159 Mb
Progressive Rock

The sophomore album from Simon Jeffes' homegrown band took over three years to record, but the signs are here that it was a labor of love. While drawing compositional and textural inspiration from both English folk and chamber music, it manages to sound like neither and a wondrous hybrid of both…
The Duchess of Malfi, The White Devil, The Broken Heart and 'Tis Pity She's a Whore (Penguin Classics)

The Duchess of Malfi, The White Devil, The Broken Heart and 'Tis Pity She's a Whore (Penguin Classics) by John Webster, John Ford, edited by Jane Kingsley-Smith
English | September 29, 2015 | ISBN: 0141392231 | EPUB | 640 pages | 1.2 MB

GoGo Penguin - Haldern Pop Festival (2016) [HDTV 720p]  Music

Posted by juanchito at April 2, 2018
GoGo Penguin - Haldern Pop Festival (2016) [HDTV 720p]

GoGo Penguin - Haldern Pop Festival (2016) [HDTV 720p]
HDTV, 720p | TS | 4514 Kbps, 1280*720 (16:9), at 50.000 fps, AVC (High@L4.0) | 2.45 GB
Audio: German, 192 Kbps, 48.0 KHz, 2 channels, MPEG Audio | Length: 00:41:20
Genre: Jazz, Progressive Jazz
Harold Mabern Trio - Kiss Of Fire (2002) [Japan 2015] SACD ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

Harold Mabern Trio - Kiss Of Fire (2002) [Japan 2015]
SACD Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 65:30 minutes | Front/Rear Covers | 2,16 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Front/Rear Covers | 1,46 GB

Harold Mabern is a hard bop, post-bop and soul jazz pianist and composer. He is described in The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings as "one of the great post-bop pianists." On this release, Mabern is joined by Nat Reeves on bass, Joe Farnsworth on drums, and Eric Alexander on tenor sax.
Berliner Philharmoniker, Leonard Bernstein - Mahler: Symphony No. 9 (1980/2015) [Official Digital Download 24/192]

Berliner Philharmoniker, Leonard Bernstein - Mahler: Symphony No. 9 (1980/2015)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/192 kHz | Time - 82:07 minutes | 3.16 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital Booklet

Reissued for the Mahler Year 2010, this legendary recording - of the single occasion when Leonard Bernstein conducted (or was permitted to conduct) Herbert von Karajan's Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
Billie Holiday - Lady In Satin: The Centennial Edition (2015) [Official Digital Download 24-bit/96kHz] REPOST

Billie Holiday - Lady In Satin: The Centennial Edition (2015)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 167:00 minutes | 3,61 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

"Lady In Satin" is Billie Holiday’s penultimate masterpiece. The 1958 gem is one of her finest achievements and a full display of her immortal vocal abilities. It is one of jazz’s bestselling albums and was inducted into the GRAMMY Hall of Fame. This Centennial Edition features a set of extensive liner notes, plus two bonus discs covering the complete Lady In Satin sesseions. The recordings were transferred from the original three-track tapes to a hi-res Pro Tools file by Vic Anesini, and remixed and remastered in 24-bit audio by Maria Triana at Battery Studios, NYC. Absolutely essential.
Berliner Philharmoniker & Mstislav Rostropovich - Tchaikovsky: Ballet Suites (1996/2015) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Berliner Philharmoniker & Mstislav Rostropovich - Tchaikovsky: Ballet Suites (1996/2015)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 68:32 minutes | 1.26 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital Booklet

Mstislav Rostropovich, known for his affinity for the music of Tchaikovsky, is at his peak conducting the music of his fellow countryman on this album. He leads the Berliner Philharmoniker in stirring performances of Tchaikovsky's ballet suites The Nutcracker, The Sleeping Beauty and Swan Lake, all recorded in June 1978.

GoGo Penguin - A Humdrum Star (2018)  Music

Posted by SERTiL at Feb. 10, 2018
GoGo Penguin - A Humdrum Star (2018)

GoGo Penguin - A Humdrum Star (2018)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks)+cue, log, m3u, front cover | 291 MB
Label: Blue Note ‎– UCCQ-1080 | Tracks: 09 | Time: 50:41 min
Jazz

Different worlds have always collided in the sound of GoGo Penguin. The Manchester-based trio conjure richly atmospheric music that draws from their shared love of electronica, their grounding in classical conservatoires and jazz ensembles alongside indie bands, and a merging of acoustic and electronic techniques. Over the past few years, it has earned them rapturous responses all over the world—The New York Times highlighted them as one of the 12 best bands at SXSW 2017—and proved that they’re just as at home playing to muddy festival goers as jazz fans.

The Liars' Club: A Memoir (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 6, 2017
The Liars' Club: A Memoir (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

The Liars' Club: A Memoir (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) by Mary Karr
English | November 10th, 2015 | ASIN: B00SI0B5QC, ISBN: 0143107798 | 324 Pages | EPUB | 0.82 MB

The New York Times bestselling, hilarious tale of Mary Karr’s hardscrabble Texas childhood that Oprah.com calls the best memoir of a generation.