ALAMAAILMAN VASARAT – Huuro Kolkko (2009)

Alamaailman Vasarat ("The Hammers of the Underworld") is an avant-garde Finnish musical group formed in 1997. Their music is influenced by European folk, klezmer, jazz and metal. The band's founder Jarno Sarkula (photo) died on 12 July 2020 in Portugal. Alamaailman Vasarat are: Jarno Sarkula (sopranino, soprano, alto, tenor, bass and contrabass saxophones, clarinet, contrabass… Continue lendo ALAMAAILMAN VASARAT – Huuro Kolkko (2009)

MR. BUNGLE – Vanity Fair

"Vanity Fair" is taken from Mr. Bungle's 1999 album, California. The lyrics refer to the Skoptsi, among other human oddities and ascetic aberrations. The Skoptsy (Russian: скопцы, sg. скопец “eunuch”) were a radically ascetic sectarian movement within the broad Orthodox Christian tradition of the Russian Empire. They were known for practicing castration of men and… Continue lendo MR. BUNGLE – Vanity Fair

THE HEADHUNTERS & MARCUS MILLER – Live @ Tokyo Jazz Festival (2005)

The Headhunters were an American jazz fusion band formed by Herbie Hancock in 1973. The group fused jazz, funk, and rock music. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zMKDCo54s6g Hancock had grown dissatisfied with his prior band, Mwandishi, and wanted to make a band with a stronger funk component. He chose the name of the group, "Headhunters", while doing Buddhist chanting.… Continue lendo THE HEADHUNTERS & MARCUS MILLER – Live @ Tokyo Jazz Festival (2005)

JOSEPHINE BAKER – Live @ The London Palladium (1974)

Josephine Baker (born Freda Josephine McDonald; naturalised French Joséphine Baker; 3 June 1906 – 12 April 1975) was an American-born French dancer, singer and actress. Her career was centered primarily in Europe, mostly in her adopted France. She was the first black woman to star in a major motion picture, the 1927 silent film Siren of… Continue lendo JOSEPHINE BAKER – Live @ The London Palladium (1974)

BUDDY RICH BIG BAND – Live @ The North Sea Jazz Festival (1978)

Bernard "Buddy" Rich (September 30, 1917 – April 2, 1987) was an American jazz drummer and bandleader. Rich was billed as "the world's greatest drummer" and was known for his virtuosic technique, power, groove, and speed. Rich was born in Manhattan, New York, to Jewish vaudevillians Bess (Skolnik) and Robert Rich.:6 His talent for rhythm… Continue lendo BUDDY RICH BIG BAND – Live @ The North Sea Jazz Festival (1978)

JOSEPHINE BAKER – Live @ Deutschen Schlagerfestspielen (1966)

La Baker appeared as the special guest for the German Schlager Festival, an annual music competition held at the Casino van Baden-Baden, Germany. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wupFNObjJEA Entrée de Joséphine (J'ai deux amours)"Avec""What Kind of Fool Am I?""On the Street Where You Live""I Could Have Danced All Night" This is a typical performance of La Baker from the… Continue lendo JOSEPHINE BAKER – Live @ Deutschen Schlagerfestspielen (1966)

JOSEPHINE BAKER: The African-American Superstar who took over France

Josephine Baker (born Freda Josephine McDonald; naturalised French Joséphine Baker; 3 June 1906 – 12 April 1975) was an American-born French dancer, singer and actress. Her career was centered primarily in Europe, mostly in her adopted France. She was the first black woman to star in a major motion picture, the 1927 silent film Siren… Continue lendo JOSEPHINE BAKER: The African-American Superstar who took over France

MARC RIBOT Y LOS CUBANOS POSTIZOS – Live @ Banlieues Bleues Festival (2002)

One of the ultimate New York City party bands, Marc Ribot Y Los Cubanos Postizos (aka “The Prosthetic Cubans”) became a must-see attraction in the late 1990s, with its feverishly cooking shows built around arrangements of Cuban bandleader Arsenio Rodriguez – innovator of the son montuno, and two critically acclaimed albums released on Atlantic Records. Reformed by popular… Continue lendo MARC RIBOT Y LOS CUBANOS POSTIZOS – Live @ Banlieues Bleues Festival (2002)

FARMERS MARKET & MICHAEL BRECKER – Live at Nortsee Jazzfestival (2004)

Farmers Market is a Norwegian band founded in Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag, in 1991. They have released four studio albums. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9uJbzh7QS8g The band started out as a free jazz quintet sprung out from the conservatory in Trondheim, but now incorporates a wide variety of genres, such as jazz, rock, pop music, bluegrass, classical and – most significantly… Continue lendo FARMERS MARKET & MICHAEL BRECKER – Live at Nortsee Jazzfestival (2004)

Oldies playing in a coffee shop and it’s raining (calming rain sounds, no thunders) 11 HOURS ASMR v5

Oldies playing in a coffee shop and it's raining (calming rain sounds, no thunders) 11 HOURS ASMR v5 - Best if you listen with your 🎧 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nR-Zen2s2Qw You are listening to a new and very nice effect of old fashioned music, oldies as we like calling them, (music from 20's, 30's, 40's) and it is… Continue lendo Oldies playing in a coffee shop and it’s raining (calming rain sounds, no thunders) 11 HOURS ASMR v5