Pop Folk

Harry Belafonte - Mark Twain and Other Folk Favorites (1954/2016) [Official Digital Download 24bit/96kHz]

Harry Belafonte - Mark Twain and Other Folk Favorites (1954/2016)
Pop, Folk, Vocal, Calypso | FLAC (tracks), 24bit/96kHz, 2.0 Mono | 33:42 Min | 385,86 Mb (incl 5%) | Front Cover
Label: RCA/Legacy | Tracks: 12 | Released: 2016 (1954)

Harry Belafonte's first album features a solid variety of songs from American folk tradition, learned during his studies of folk music at the Library of Congress in the early 1950s. He had signed with RCA Victor in 1952, recording a series of well-received singles. Belafonte's new-found love for music of the West Indies can be found in songs such as "Man Piaba" (which he wrote) along with songs from English and Scottish tradition such as "Lord Randall" and "The Drummer & the Cook." Songs from African-American tradition include the chain gang song "Tol' My Captain" and the ubiquitous "John Henry." Mark Twain was a good initial effort, but Belafonte's repertoire and delivery would get stronger with the next album.
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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Folk Psychology Re-Assessed  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Feb. 23, 2017
Folk Psychology Re-Assessed

Folk Psychology Re-Assessed by Daniel D. Hutto
English | 2007 | ISBN: 1402055579 | 254 Pages | PDF | 3.73 MB
VA - Dummy: Music From and Inspiried by the Motion Picture (2003)

VA - Dummy: Music From and Inspiried by the Motion Picture (2003)
XLD | FLAC (Tracks) + cue.+log ~ 292 Mb | Mp3, CBR320 kbps ~ 103 Mb | Scans ~ 129 Mb
Soundtrack, Rock, Pop, Folk Cabare, Folk Punk | Label: Jellybean | # JBK 08029 | 00:42:53

The sophomore effort from writer and director Greg Pritikin, who previously co-directed and acted in 1998's Totally Confused, Dummy stars Oscar winner Adrien Brody (The Pianist, Summer of Sam) as Steven, a recently unemployed ne'er-do-well who has difficulty expressing himself. Steven's best friend is Fanny, an aspiring singer played by Milla Jovovich (The Fifth Element, Resident Evil) who, along with Steven, is just looking for her niche. Eventually Fanny takes a shine to Yiddish music and Steven finds he has a knack for ventriloquism. Through his newfound talent, Steven discovers that he is able to overcome his social problems through his dummy and decides to try impressing and winning the heart of Lorena, played by Vera Farmiga (Autumn in New York, 15 Minutes). The winner of the Special Jury Prize at the 2003 Santa Barbara Film Festival, Dummy also stars Illeana Douglas and Jared Harris.

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.

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.