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Various Artists – Troubadours: Folk And The Roots Of American Music Part 2

Various Artists – Troubadours: Folk And The Roots Of American Music Part 2
Folk | FLAC lossless/3cd | cuesheets+logs | covers+booklet | 3h39m49s | 1.11gb
Label: Bear Family | cat. no. BCD 17402 CP
VA – American Pop: An Audio History - From Minstrel To Mojo: On Record 1893-1946 (1997) 9CD Set

VA – American Pop: An Audio History - From Minstrel To Mojo: On Record 1893-1946 (1997) 9CD Set
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 2.27 Gb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320/Stereo) ~ 1.53 Gb (incl 5%) | Booklet Scans
Genre: Oldies, Pop, Folk, Country, Jazz, Gospel and others | Label: Silva America | Time: 10:53:44

An outstanding nine CD collection of rare jazz, blues, country, pop, cowboy, march, ragtime, vaudeville and gospel recordings that form our musical legacy, compiled by jazz historian Allen Lowe. More than10 hours of music in a presentation slipcase with a 127 page booklet containing many photos and a wealth of interesting information about the music. Space here only permits artist and song title listings of the first 4 CD's in the 9 CD set.
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VA - Stamping Ground - Holland Pop Festival jun 26, 27, 28 - 1970 [2003]
AVI - XviD - 624x480 | mp3 128 kbps | 89 min | 700 MB
Genre: Documentary / rock / pop / folk / psychedelic | english

In America the golden season for music festivals ended up in late '69 with the Altamont's accidents, a few months after Woodstock. In the early seventies in Europe there was still space for some "good vibrations", as proved by the Kralingen Pop festival, near Rotterdam, on June 1970. The event, documented by the movie Stamping Ground, is often remembered as the European Woodstock, because of the presence of many artists that had already played on that historical three-days concert, like Santana, Jefferson Airplane, Canned Heat, Country Joe. But the Kralingen festival also showed how vital was the British scene on that period, offering great perfomances by bands like Pink Floyd, Soft Machine, East Of Eden, Caravan, Fairport Convention, Family, T. Rex…

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Peter Henry Phillips - The Origin (Deluxe Edition) (2017)  Music

Posted by Pisulik at Jan. 21, 2017
Peter Henry Phillips - The Origin (Deluxe Edition) (2017)

Peter Henry Phillips - The Origin (Deluxe Edition) (2017)
Folk, Alternative Folk, Singer-Songwriter | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 00:59:57 | 137 MB
Label: Universal Music | Release Year: 2017

The Origin is Peter Henry Phillips’ first opus. After collaborating with many popular singer-songwriters such as Ariane Moffatt and DJ Champion, Pierre-Philippe “Pilou” Côté experiments with pop-folk sonorities and proposes an album embedded with introspection, joy and well-being. Peter Henry Phillips is first and foremost a talented multi-instrumentalist and has accompanied artists such as Ariane Moffatt, Jorane, Elisapie Isaac, Tomas Jensen and Navet Confit. He has been part of the group Mimosa, who won first place at the Francouvertes, and has co-founded the group Elektrik Bones. In addition, DJ Champion recruited the singer for his album Resistance. Peter has participated in many recordings of the tracks, including the radio hit Alive Again. The singer also had weekly performances on the TV show Belle et Bum to interpret classic hits.

Eve Fleishman - Atmospheric Epic (2017)  Music

Posted by Pisulik at Jan. 18, 2017
Eve Fleishman - Atmospheric Epic (2017)

Eve Fleishman - Atmospheric Epic (2017)
Vocal Jazz, Pop, Folk | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 00:37:47 | 120 MB
Label: Eve F Music | Release Year: 2017

Eve Fleishman serves up an “old soul” sound, weaving together elements of smoky jazz, motowny pop, showtunes and even a dab of country folk to create a most unique listening experience. “I like a little bit of everything,” admits Fleishman. Since her days as a student at Berklee College of Music in Boston, Eve has honed her craft as a multi-faceted singer and songwriter. Eve spent many years in Nashville, releasing four CDs in rapid succession: a collection of jazz standards; two albums of original kids’ music with her duo, Eve and Mare; and her solo album, Peace or Drama. Eve’s music has been played on radio stations world-wide (including XM) and she has appeared live on both TV and radio, including NPR, Mitch Albom Show and Art of the Song. She has graced the stage of renowned venues such as Eddie’s Attic (Atlanta), Cain’s Ballroom (Tulsa), The Salon (Philadelphia), Ryman Auditorium (Nashville), The Mint (Los Angeles) and Cairo Jazz Club (Egypt).

Groenland - A Wider Space (2016)  Music

Posted by Pisulik at Jan. 17, 2017
Groenland - A Wider Space (2016)

Groenland - A Wider Space (2016)
Indie Pop, Folk Pop | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | Digital Booklet | 00:42:39 | 102 MB
Label: Bonsound Records | Release Year: 2016

Since releasing their debut album The Chase back in 2013, Montreal indie folk pop band Groenland are returning with their sophomore effort A Wider Space on September 16th, 2016. After two years of touring in support of The Chase, Groenland regrouped and hit a more personal and intimate level of songwriting for the new album. A first look into A Wider Spaces comes in the form of the lead single Healing Suns . Colourful, synth-pop melodies mixed with a touch of jazz, and the band s signature orchestral arrangements makes the new single irresistible, giving A Wider Space a strong first step forward. Although the song is drenched in colour and a contagious energy, its meaning originates from a darker place, as the band explains: Healing Suns is a song that represents the rediscovery of our own light after a long period of doubt. But as the sun rises on their re-structured confidence, the band returns to their warm-spirited nature and songwriting.
The City (Carole King) - Now That Everything's Been Said (1968) Remastered Reissue 2015

The City (Carole King) - Now That Everything's Been Said (1968) Remastered Reissue 2015
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 255 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 98 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans ~ 65 Mb
Soft Rock, AM Pop, Folk Rock | Label: Light in the Attic | # LITA 136 | Time: 00:37:49

With her marriage on the rocks and looking for a fresh start, Carole King moved to Los Angeles in 1967. More specifically, Laurel Canyon, where she fell in with the nascent singer/songwriter crowd. She and bassist/boyfriend Charles Larkey (formerly of the Myddle Class, a band she and then-husband Gerry Goffin had signed to their record label) soon formed a band, adding old friend from NYC, guitarist Danny Kortchmar. The trio spent time at King's house working on a batch of songs she had written with Goffin (some previously released by other acts, some not), plus some co-written by another member of Myddle Class, Don Palmer, and fellow Brill Building refugee Toni Stern. Thanks to their industry connections it wasn't long before they had a record deal. Adding drummer Jim Gordon and naming themselves the City, they hit the studio with Lou Adler producing. The outcome of the sessions was the thoroughly charming Now That Everything's Been Said LP. Released in 1968 on Ode Records, the album had one foot in the kind of radio pop bands like the Monkees and the Mamas & the Papas were cranking out and another in the earthy, homegrown realm of singer/songwriters like Joni Mitchell and, a few years later, King herself.

Lesley Kernochan - A Calm Sun (2016)  Music

Posted by funkerman at Dec. 28, 2016
Lesley Kernochan - A Calm Sun (2016)

Lesley Kernochan - A Calm Sun (2016)
Folk Pop, Folk Rock, Jazz | MP3 320 kbps | 48:03 | ~113 Mb
Label: Make My Day | Tracks: 14 | Rls.date: 2016

The musical poles Nashville and Los Angeles could hardly be further apart. And yet, it fits the unusual vita of Lesley Kernochan that the artist from the city of angels has recorded her album "A Calm Sun" in the country Mecca. This follows an a cappella work, a song collection that combines Americana, folk, rock, jazz and pop, as well as a release for children who have been awarded the Parent's Choice Gold Award. On the 14 quite varied songs of "A Calm Sun", Kernochan is always in the center with her four octaves-wide voice, which needs comparisons with Dolly Parton, Eleni Mandell or Gillian Welch. Her contributions to the piano and guitar round off the Who is who of the Nashville scene.
VA - Merry Christmas: The 18 Most Beautiful Christmas Soungs (2016)

VA - Merry Christmas: The 18 Most Beautiful Christmas Soungs (2016)
MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 43:36 | 105 Mb
Genre: Jazz, Pop, Folk, World, Country, Soul / Label: Rat Pack Records

Rat Pack Records Presents Merry Christmas: The 18 Most Beautiful Christmas Soungs with Jazz, Pop, Folk, World, Country, Soul. Must have for all Jazz, Pop, Folk, World, Country, Soul lovers, when Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Elvis Presley, Nat King Cole, Bing Crosby, Ray Charles, Julie London, Ella Fitzgerald, The Ramsey Lewis Trio, Eartha Kitt filled with the contrast of this selection.

VA - Corsica L Essentiel: The Greatest Songs Of Corsica (2016)  Music

Posted by ciklon5 at Dec. 11, 2016
VA - Corsica L Essentiel: The Greatest Songs Of Corsica (2016)

VA - Corsica L Essentiel: The Greatest Songs Of Corsica (2016)
MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 03:38:24 | 498 Mb
Genre: Pop, Folk, Jazz / Label: Wagram Music

Wagram Music Presents Corsica L Essentiel: The Greatest Songs Of Corsica with Pop, Folk, Jazz. Must have for all Pop, Folk, Jazz lovers, when Tino Rossi, Antoine Ciosi, Tony Toga, Regina, Bruno, Charles Rocchi, Pascal, Fernandel, Maryse Nicolai, Jean Tavera, Jean-claude Leca, Louis Savelli, Les Stentors, L'alba, I Fratelli Vincenti, Orizonte, Petru Guelfucci, Pierre Gambini, L'Albinu, Karen Kassulat, Jean-Pierre Marcellesi, Diana Di L'alba, A Filetta filled with the contrast of this selection.