70th Berlinale off to a Great Start

There is this special scene in Philippe Falardeau‘s “My Salinger Year”, which opened the 70th Berlinale

Nancy Wilson – Take My Love (Albums Not On Spotify, Vol.2)

It would have been Nancy Wilson‘s 83rd birthday today and I thought I’d use the opportunity

It’s A Smokey Day

Happy 80th birthday to the one and only Smokey Robinson. We’re digging deep into our vinyl

Gig Alert: Baby Rose in Berlin

The Atlanta-based artist with a voice of a young Nina Simone is coming to Europe for

Leon Ware – Rainbow Deux

It would have been Leon’s 80th birthday today. He was working on an album before his

Luca Manning – When The Sun Comes Out

I recently came across the name of Luca Manning through a tweet by UK vocalist Ian

Aaron Diehl – The Vagabond

There is something majestic about piano trios, even more so when the leader is an expert

Ben Watt – Storm Damage

After one solo album in 1983, Ben Watt joined Tracey Thorn to go on a successful

Lyle Mays

He was part of the Pat Metheny Group for 27 years, not only playing all kinds

Happy Birthday Roberta Flack

So here she is at 83, Roberta Flack, winning a Lifetime Achievement Award at this year’s