Happy birthday to Bobby Hebb! Celebrate with the 50th Anniversary remastered deluxe edition of his classic 1966 lp Sunny from the good people at Trocadero Records. Get the 180 gram vinyl & 8 page booklet or CD Digipak now plus the 50th Anniversary Collection (Various Artists 1966-2016) also available on 180 gram vinyl. Click HERE for more info and to order.
Sunny one so true, we love you!
Jul 26 2016
BBC Radio 2‘s Friday Night is Music Night celebrates the life and work of the great Cy Coleman. With a 60 piece BBC Concert Orchestra conducted by Mike Reed, The Capital City Voices and a stellar cast from London’s West End. Starring Michael Xavier, Siobhan Dillon, Ria Jones, and Tam Mutu. Presented by Anneka Rice, this is a concert not to be missed.
Cy Coleman was the man who gave Sinatra “Witchcraft”, Tony Bennett “The Best is Yet to Come”, and Sammy Davis Jr “The Rhythm of Life”. He was the six year old child prodigy who gave piano recitals at Carnegie Hall; he grew up to be one of the most successful songwriters and composers in musical theatre history. Click HERE to listen.
Jul 24 2016
“Broadway’s smartest musical of the 90s…musicals this tasty don’t come along very often”
- San Francisco Chronicle
“There are Plenty of musicals with clever lyrics. Some offer clever books. A handful even manage clever melodies. But City of Angels, which won six Tonys in 1990, is the rarity that has all three”.
- New York Times
City of Angels now on stage through September 17 – San Francisco Playhouse. Music by Cy Coleman, Lyrics by David Zippel, Book by Larry Gelbart.
Jul 16 2016
Starting today you can get your Gilmore Girls binge on wherever you may roam when Netflix will make all 153 episodes available worldwide! Our very own Sam Phillips, composer of the original score, songs, and famed La La’s to the shows’ initial 7 season run has been busy writing new music for the Netflix produced 4 part series/renunion Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life coming later this year.
Jul 01 2016