Scripting is disabled or not working. dustygroove.com requires JavaScript to function correctly.
Style sheets are disabled or not working. dustygroove.com requires style sheets to function correctly.

Vocalists — All

XSingers we love -- from vintage torch to vocalese, scat, jazz poetry, standards, and more!

$



Items/page

Comma Edit search

 
Sort by
Partial matches: 5
Partial matches1
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Jeannie CarsonGirl With The SQ ... LP
Decca, 1968. Sealed ... Out Of Stock
The only album ever recorded by British actress Jeannie Carson – a sophisticated talent of both stage and screen, and a singer with a sound that hearkens back to older days of British pop, but which also changes up nicely on the set! Arrangements are by Harry Robinson, and the album's got a showy all-entertainment style that features Jeannie stepping into different styles from track to track. The variety of work is held together nicely through Carson's clear star command of her presence – and titles include "Parade In Town", "I Love A Piano", "How About Me", "April Face", "Sing Happy", and "Summertime Love" – plus the bonus tracks "Another Love" and "I Don't Know The Words". LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono US pressing. Shrinkwrap has a hole in front.)

Partial matches2
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Abbey LincolnPeople In Me ... CD
ITM/Philips (Germany), 1973. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A great session that was recorded in Tokyo in 1973 – featuring Abbey backed by a small group that includes Dave Liebman on sax and flute, Al Foster on drums, and Hiromasa Suzuki on piano. The record's pretty darn hip – and it's a nice version of Abbey's haunting approach to vocal jazz, touched by some of the new directions vocalists were going at the time, yet firmly rooted in the firm command of voice and emotion heard on Lincoln's best records from the early 60s. Titles include "Africa", "You & Me & Love", "Naturally", "Living Room", and "Natas", which seems to have Abbey singing along with overdubs of her own voice, to very cool effect! CD
(Out of print.)

Partial matches3
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Johnny NashVery Best Of Johnny Nash 1956 to 1962 ... CD
Jasmine (UK), Late 50s/Early 60s. New Copy ... $13.99
A big overview of the early work of Johnny Nash – a singer that most folks know for a huge crossover radio hit in the early 70s, but who got his start much earlier, through years of recording for ABC Records! The label really saw the young Nash as a singer to challenge Nat King Cole or Johnny Mathis – and he definitely does a great job in the territory of both here, but also really finds his own space too – eventually ending up more as a precursor to the sorts of 60s male singers who were adept at more heartbreaking material, ala Jerry Butler or Chuck Jackson. Arrangements are large and rich, often with a bit of vocals behind the lead of Nash – on 31 tracks that include "Moment Of Weakness", "Love's Young Dream", "Too Much Love", "World Of Tears", "Kisses", "The End Of The World", "Almost In Your Arms", "Roots Of Heaven", "The Wish", "Too Proud", and "Take A Giant Step" – plus the unusual "Teen Commandments", done with Paul Anka and George Hamilton IV! (Soul, Vocalists) CD

Partial matches4
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
✨✧ Joe WilliamsSwingin Night At Birdland ... CD
Roulette, 1962. Used ... $3.99
A wonderful live set from Joe Williams – recorded at Birdland, as you'd guess from the title – and done with a raw depth that surpasses much of his studio work from the time! Joe's really moving past cliche here – using his voice with a power that hadn't been heard since his sides for Savoy – and really commanding the audience with a charisma that shines through with incredible clarity. Harry Edison's leading a small group that also includes Jimmy Forrest on tenor and Ike Issacs on bass – and titles include "Teach Me Tonight", "Come Back Baby", "September In The Rain", "Roll Em Pete", and "Have You Met Miss Jones". CD features 4 previously unissued numbers too! CD
(Out of print.)

Partial matches5
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
VariousLe Chat Dans Tous Ses Etats – Anthologie De La Chanson Feline 1911 to 1962 (3CD set) ... CD
Fremeaux & Associates (France), 1910s/1920s/1930s/1940s/1950s/Early 60s. New Copy 3CD ... $22.99 29.99
A cool little record for lovers of cats – or, more specifically, lovers of cats with a command of the French language – as all the tunes here are from French records from midcentury – a really cool blend of chanson, jazz, pop, classical, and other modes – brought together in a package that unlocks a lost legacy of feline love in the French recording industry! Some tracks are more serious – from sources by Baudelaire or Stravinsky – but most are playful, jazzy, and have the qualities you might expect from cat-like music – in a package that features one CD of songs from poetic sources, one directed at children, and one more that moves into classical and jazz. 58 tracks in all – with work by Berthe Sylva, Henri Salvador, Mister Sax, Guy Lafitte, Maurice Ravel, Magnet Quartet, Eddie Warner, Jack Irsa, Yves Montad, Les Freres Jacques, Georges Brassens, Henri Doublier, and many more. (French, Vocalists) CD
 
 
 



⇑ Top