Cezary Lerski lived in Los Angeles last I remember, and his label should be sainted for providing so many re-releases of classic Polish Jazz. This new series is being handled by Languidity Records, and they also do amazing work.
Well, it’s not for everybody. Few, in fact. But, it’s nice to be reminded that there were happy times, and will be again. This slice of Americana was penned and performed by Phil Spitalny and his band.
Finally, a new podcast! Here’s a progam for Valentine’s Day featuring:
Bruno Mars – Marry You David Bowie – Be My Wife Jorge Ben – My Lady Chet Baker – Let’s Get Lost The Ray Noble Orchestra feat. Al Bowlly – Blue Moon U2 – The Sweetest Thing Sinéad O’Connor – Nothing Compares 2 U Coldplay – Fix You Elvis Presley – Unchained Melody (Live)
From progressive rock to atmospheric prog-metal to minimal techno, Finns place a creative spin on everything. Thanks to the Dallape30 channel on Youtube, I get to sample everything from big-band to tango from Finland during the 30s and 40s. Here is Tuure Ara (in Finnish, sorry) and the Dallapé-Orkesteri from a track done in 1942.