Posts filed under “Music”

Subway Symphony

 

Hat tip Daily Dot

Category: Music, Travel, Weekend

Greece Crisis, the musical (GREASE PARODY)

 

 

Category: Bailouts, Currency, Film, Humor, Music, Video

Apple Music-Day Three

1. It’s about the money. Never lose sight of this. Apple Music will only be a success if ninety days in, a great proportion of those kicking the tires pay to subscribe. And this is doubtful. Because most people are cheap and the only way you can compete with free is to provide a service…Read More

Category: Music, Technology, Think Tank, Weekend

Apple Music-First Impressions

This would be a rave, at least a qualified one, if it weren’t for those pesky interface issues. And if I have them, what about the punter Apple and the industry hope to get on board and pay? The service is much more comprehensible in iTunes. At nearly 4 PM, Apple pushed iTunes 12.2 to…Read More

Category: Music, Technology, Think Tank

Inside Out

We don’t do this anymore in the music business. We don’t have any blockbuster acts reinventing themselves with every project, garnering stellar reviews and great customer word of mouth which ultimately rains coin and makes everybody happy. That’s right. After a detour into sequelmania, which generates cash but leaves everybody unsatisfied, Pixar dropped a blockbuster…Read More

Category: Film, Music, Think Tank

Famous Classical Music Composers Linked to YouTube Videos

Click through to get yourself some culture. Source: Thinglink

Category: Music

“New York’s My Home” by Ray Charles

Man, do I adore the way Ray crushes this song:

 

 

 

Lyrics after the jump

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Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

New Led Zeppelin Song: Sugar Mama

Listen to “Sugar Mama (Mix)” taken from the Companion Audio Disc for CODA   LED ZEPPELIN: Previously Unreleased Song ‘Sugar Mama’ Available For Streaming   Source: Blabbermouth    

Category: Music

MiB: Pizzarelli Playlist

Last week, I recorded my MiB interview with Jazz Guitarist John Pizzarelli.

We ended up discussing so much music that I though it might be helpful to have a full list of the artists and songs to listen to you listen to it. I tried to create this list on Spotify, but Jazz apparently is not their greatest strength.

And my apologies to my mom, who on the fly I had graduating High School of Music & Art five years too early.

 

Segment 1
Nat Cole Trio Straighten Up and Fly Right

John Pizzarelli Dear Mr. Cole

 

Segment 2
Bucky Pizzarelli

Rosemary Clooney

 

 

More musical samples from the interview after the jump

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Category: Music, Podcast

U2: Busking in NYC Subways

Jimmy and U2 put on disguises and give a surprise performance in the 42nd St. subway station.

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend