Soul/jazz singer releases a live performance Blu-ray. Gregory Porter – Live In Berlin, Blu-ray + 2 CDs (2016) Performers: Gregory Porter – vocals; Chip Crawford – piano; Jahmal Nichols – double bass; Emanuel; Harrold – drums; Tivon Pennicott – tenor saxophone Producer/Director: Jeremy Aziz Studio: Eagle Rock Entertainment EVB335539 Audio: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1; PCM […]
Lots to recommend in this opera. It’s a keeper. VERDI: Macbeth, Blu-ray (2015) Cast: Anna Netrebko, Zeljko Lucic, René Pape, Joseph Calleja, The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus. Studio: Deutsche Grammophon [10/30/15] (Dist. by Universal) Director: Fabio Luisi Video: 1.77:1 1080p HD Color for 16:9 screens Audio: DTS-HD 5.1, PCM Stereo Subtitles: English, German, Chinese, […]
Two terrific film portraits of musical genius Daniil Trifonov.
A provocative post-apocalyptic tale of the world’s perhaps last three survivors.
Some interesting footage, but all too familiar ground in this Bob Dylan documentary.
Documentary examines Stevie Ray Vaughan’s ascension into the Texas blues scene.
Skip Sempé – Memorandum XXI (TrackList follows) with Capriccio Stravagante/Capriccio Stravagante Renaissance Orch./Capriccio Stravagante Les 24 Violons – Paradizo (5 CDs & bound book)
An immense immersion in early music, with essays and interviews in a 388-p. bound book and performance reissues on five CDs.
A fascinating documentary on gypsy jazz and the Romani culture.
Pierre Boulez and the Piano = Douze Notations; Piano Sonatas (complete); Incises; Une page d’ephemeride – Dimitri Vassilakis (piano) – Cybele
An exciting and nicely recorded version of the complete Boulez piano music.
One of the best of recent PBS documentaries.
Made by fans for fans and covering the entire history of the Minneapolis-based band The Replacements.
Sony Shows 4K Ultra HD Server for 84-inch LCD TV; Linn Launches Digital Music Collections; Joe Smith Interviews with Music Icons at Library of Congress; Logitech Updates Harmony Remotes
Pink Floyd: The Story Of Wish You Were Here is a worthwhile companion piece to the album.
The DVD documents the muse of a restless musical troubadour.
This is the definite visual history of Burlesque in America.
Bamboo Organ of Las Piñas, Manila [TrackList below] – Douglas Lawrence, organist – Move (2 discs with video)
This double album from the innovative Australian label Move is currently the only recording available of the truly unique bamboo pipe organ in the Philippines.