ALPERT HERB Release Date: N/A
More often remembered by many as a star turn on 60s and 70s variety shows - back in the day Lonnie Donegan was a cornerstone of what became Rock music. His virtual invention of skiffle gave birth to both the Beatles and the Punk explosion with it's do-it-yourself ethics and simple chord structures. Includes 'Rock Island Line', 'Cumberland Gap' and ' Battle Of New Orleans' from his heyday...
The Monks Of Ampleforth Abbey: Vision Of Peace - The Way Of The Monk
Sinatra: All Or Nothing At All is the definitive account of the life, music and career of Frank Sinatra, the greatest entertainer of the 20th century. Told in his own words through extensive archive interviews, along with commentary from those closest to him, the film weaves the music and images from Sinatra s life together with rarely seen footage of Sinatra s famous 1971 Retirement Concert in Los Angeles. The film s narrative is shaped by Sinatra s song choices for that concert, which director Alex Gibney interprets as the singer s personal guide through his own life. With the participation of the Frank Sinatra Estate, family members and archivists, Sinatra: All Or Nothing At All is an intimate portrait of the singer, the actor and the man. About the Actor Deluxe Edition Box set contains the All Or Nothing At All documentary on 2DVDS, the Retirement Concert from 1971 on 1DVD and on 1CD, the 1965...
The perfect gift for Mum, Hot Hundred Songs For Mum brings together 100 of mum's favourite singers, ballads, love songs, classic radio hits and show tunes on one heartfelt package. Includes classic hits by Gene Kelly, Andy Williams, Tony Bennett, Marlon Brando, and many more! Release Date: N/A
Don’t Get Around Much Anymore • Little Girl Blue • Nobody Knows When You’re Down and Out • Out in the Cold Again • But Not for Me • Exactly Like You • I’m Just a Lucky So-and-So • Since I Met You Baby • Baby, Won’t You Please Come Home • Trouble in Mind • You’re Always on My Mind • The Song Is Ended
A documentary record of the free Rolling Stones concert which took place in Hyde Park on 5th July 1969, two days after the death of guitarist Brian Jones. Includes interview footage and a number of classic performances. Running Time: 53 minutes Region: Region 2 (This DVD may not be viewable outside Europe. Read more about DVD formats.) Release Date: 25 Sept. 2006
There can be few other examples of a composer's most popular work being so untypical of his output as a whole - and there is no doubting the popularity of The Planets. It is one of the most frequently performed - and recorded - works by a 20th century British composer and is performed by the world's greatest orchestras. Neither does its popularity look like fading. What, though, of the rest of Holst's music? This collection is doubly valuable: in setting The Planets alongside a range of Holst's finest, and very different, works, and for the quality and authority of the performances and recordings. We have The Planets conducted by Herbert von Karajan, the most dominant conductor of the second half of the 20th century, played by arguably the world's greatest orchestra; three works conducted by his good friend and greatest interpreter Sir Adrian Boult; and one by the charismatic Sir Malcolm Sargent. ...
ALTO 1249; ALTO - Inghilterra; Classica Lirica Operetta Release Date: N/A
The Old Grey Whistle Test was synonymous with quality music and although possibly best known for rock music the show maintained an amazing variety of performing artists. As part of an Old Grey Whistle Test series, this album takes a look at some of the best progressive rock musicians who appeared on the show. Featuring the likes of YES, Jethro Tull, E.L.P. and Focus, the album also includes artists who for whatever reason didn't or couldn't appear on the show, but should have. Other releases in this series include Folk, Soul, Country and Blues. Release Date: N/A