Joséphine Baker: The 1st Black Superstar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ggb_wGTvZoU © Forget About It Film & TV, for BBC Wales. 2006. Narrated by Josette Simon. Directed by Suzanne Phillips. **I encourage everyone to watch this interview with Julie Menin where Jean-Claude Baker discusses Joséphine's children (part 1) - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjF3Rw… **This documentary features a few over-eager commentators with hyperbole that knows no bounds. The opening … Continuar lendo Joséphine Baker: The 1st Black Superstar

Bay Mir Bis du Sheyn – TIMNA BRAUER & ELIAS MEIRI ENSEMBLE

Timna Brauer (hebraico: תמנע בראואר; Viena, 1 de maio de 1961-) é uma cantora e compositora austríaca-israelita filha do pintor, escritor e cantor Arik Brauer. Ela é casada com o pianista israelita Elias Meiri com que tem colaborado musicalmente. Ambos têm raízes iemenitas. Brauer representou a Áustria no Festival Eurovisão da Canção 1986, onde interpretou … Continuar lendo Bay Mir Bis du Sheyn – TIMNA BRAUER & ELIAS MEIRI ENSEMBLE

JOHN ZORN – Jazz in Marciac (2010)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=arCDeEv_nHw This is some golden footage here... Pro-shot by Mezzo and the Jazz in Marciac Team. Some of the top musicians in the field. John Zorn - direction, saxophoneMarc Ribot - guitarJamie Saft - piano, orgueTrevor Dunn - bassKenny Wollesen - vibraphoneJoey Baron - drumsCyro Baptista - percussion

Minor Swing, Les Yeux Noirs, Nuages & more: Best of DJANGO REINHARDT

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fUiRtFRzbxQ Dinah : 00:00Sweet Sue : 02:40Blue Drag : 05:39Limehouse Blues : 08:35Charleston : 11:24The Sheik of Araby : 14:19St. Louis Blues : 17:29Minor Swing (1937) : 20:18My Serenade : 23:38Night and Day : 26:44Sweet Georgia Brown : 29:28Honeysuckle Rose : 32:38Black and White : 35:34Appel indirect : 38:41Improvisation N°2 : 41:42Swing 39 : 44:26I'll … Continuar lendo Minor Swing, Les Yeux Noirs, Nuages & more: Best of DJANGO REINHARDT

These are the days (VHS) – ESTRADASPHERE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_O0Ot-LbUBA The only film that exists documenting the first era of Estradasphere (It's Understood, 2000 Secret Chiefs 3 tour, and the original lineup). While perhaps not as earth shattering as the new Palace DVD, "These Are The Days" is a must have 'family history movie' for all Estadasphere fans. Estradasphere was an experimental band that … Continuar lendo These are the days (VHS) – ESTRADASPHERE

Fishing For Fishies – KING GIZZARD & THE LIZARD WIZARD

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=beIDKFwXam0 Fishing for fishiesDon't make them feel happyOr me neitherI feel so sorry for fishiesDon't matter to kissAnd put that poor fishie should be freeI don't want to be fishing for fishI just want to let them freely swimI don't want to be fishing for fishI just want to let them freely swimAll heights honkEgo … Continuar lendo Fishing For Fishies – KING GIZZARD & THE LIZARD WIZARD

FRANCES CARROLL & Her Coquettes feat. drummer VIOLA SMITH

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o5c_XZaArH4 Viola Smith, nascida Viola Schmitz (Mount Calvary, 29 de novembro de 1912 - Costa Mesa, 21 de outubro de 2020) foi uma baterista americana mais conhecida por seu trabalho em orquestras, bandas de swing e música popular entre os anos 1920 até 1975. Ela foi uma das primeiras bateristas profissionais. Ela tocou cinco vezes no The Ed Sullivan Show, bem como em dois filmes e no musical … Continuar lendo FRANCES CARROLL & Her Coquettes feat. drummer VIOLA SMITH

SQUIRREL NUT ZIPPERS in Concert

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cIg8f0Pncik Introduced by Peter Coyote, the Squirrel Nut Zippers in concert at Trax nightclub, Charlottesville, Virginia. Included are interviews with Jimbo Mathus, the swing revival band's co-founder and vocalist / co-founder Katharine Whalen. Band members Chris Phillips (drums), Stuart Cole (bass), Robert "Griffanzo" Griffin - (piano, keyboards), Je Widenhouse (trumpet), David Wright (trombone), Tim Smith … Continuar lendo SQUIRREL NUT ZIPPERS in Concert

Put A Lid On It – SQUIRREL NUT ZIPPERS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tHGnIlNtD5o Put a lid on itWhat's that you say?Put a lid on itOh man no wayPut a lid down on it and everything will be all right.Put a lid on itDon't hand me thatPut a lid on itI'm all right JackPut a lid down on it before somebody starts a fight.Say every time I turn … Continuar lendo Put A Lid On It – SQUIRREL NUT ZIPPERS

Suits are picking up the bills – SQUIRREL NUT ZIPPERS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Ar6YHaH3zs In a line at a cafeI overheard a waitress say'These cats is broke, I knows 'emThrough 'em out the doors and close 'em'Still look saggy, for so lowThis occupation's got to goUp pulls the limo, up goes the thrillThe suits are picking up the billIt's alright for them to tag alongIt's just one bill … Continuar lendo Suits are picking up the bills – SQUIRREL NUT ZIPPERS