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The Dave Brubeck Quartet – Take Five

Jazz Notes
The Dave Brubeck Quartet – Take Five

Dave Brubeck has long served as proof that creative jazz and popular success can go together. Although critics who had championed him when he was unknown seemed to scorn him when the Dave Brubeck Quartet became a surprise success, in reality Brubeck never watered down or altered his music in order to gain a wide audience.

Take Five



Dave Brubeck (born December 6, 1920) had classical training from his mother, but fooled her for a long period by...

Last Updated (Friday, 20 March 2015 15:12)

 

I’ll Be Home For Christmas

Pop and Misc. Notes
I’ll Be Home For Christmas

At the time of Christmas festival, it is the Christmas songs that help to bridge the gap that exists among the people. Christmas songs can be sung throughout the whole year. I'll be home for Christmas History is related to the year 1943, as it was during this year that this song became one of the most popular songs to be sung during the festival of Christmas.

This was written by Walter Kent (music) and James Kimball "Kim" Gannon (words). Though Kent and Gannon...

Last Updated (Friday, 20 March 2015 17:51)

 

Rollin’ & Tumblin’

Blues Notes
Rollin’ & Tumblin’

In January 1928, Memphis-based Cannon’s Jug Stompers recorded “Minglewood Blues” for Victor Records. This creaky-sounding jug band arrangement featured Gus Cannon on banjo and jug, Ashley Thompson on guitar and vocal, and harmonica ace Noah Lewis, who was credited with writing the song. This is the first recording to feature the “Rollin’ and Tumblin’” melody.

Rollin’ & Tumblin’



Gus Cannon (September 12, 1883 – October 15, 1979) helped to...

Last Updated (Wednesday, 18 March 2015 14:46)

 

Cesaria Evora

Latin French, Italian Notes
Cesaria Evora

Cesária Evora, the voice of longing, dies aged 70. The singer who brought the Portuguese-creole songs of her native Cape Verde to the world apologised to her fans for retiring earlier this year.

She is known as the country's foremost practitioner of the morna, which is strongly associated with the islands and combines West African percussion with Portuguese fados, Brazilian modhinas, and British sea shanties. Nicknamed the "Barefoot Diva"because of her propensity to perform...

Last Updated (Saturday, 21 March 2015 15:29)

 

Louie Louie

Rock Notes
Louie Louie

KFJC, a college radio station in Los Altos Hills, California, once played it for 63 hours straight without repeating the same recording twice, receiving unprecedented coverage in the Wall Street Journal, Entertainment Tonight, Playboy magazine and various other international media sources.

With the exception of Paul McCartney's "Yesterday," it's been covered more times than any other pop song (over 1,000 versions and counting).

Louie Louie



It's been called everything from a...

Last Updated (Sunday, 22 March 2015 13:17)

 
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