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Eclectic mix of music that moves whether it's jazz, hip hop, pop, house, blues, acid or classic rock. Quick listening so don't be shy - click away
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Tom Misch - It Runs Through Me (feat. De La Soul) [Official Video]

Official Video for It Runs Through Me (feat. De La Soul) Taken from Tom Misch's debut album "Geography" Stream / Buy: https://tommisch.lnk.to/geograph
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Smooth UK soul from Tom Misch.

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Bobby Cole - Perfect Day

Bobby Cole - Perfect Day
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Great vocals by Bobby Cole, shades of Mark Murphy? Great band and backup musicians.

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Lemongrass - This Way | Mole Listening Pearls

Artist: Lemongrass Album: Windows Label: Mole Listening Pearls -- mole033-3 Released: 2001 Genre: Electronic Style: Downtempo
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Kind of dreamy electro-jazz and just right for a weekend morning with coffee.

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Daniel Sylvain - Vanity Ballroom

Very nice crossover jazz with super sax, bass and keyboard solos.

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Very nice crossover jazz with super sax, bass and keyboard solos.

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Tom Misch - It Runs Through Me (feat. De La Soul) [Audio]

Here is a new song from my album "It Runs Through Me" featuring De La Soul https://tommisch.lnk.to/itrunsthroughme The song is taken from my debut albu
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Another toe tappin Nu Jazz tune from Tom Misch's new debut album.

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Ned Doheny - The Devil In You // Brownswood Basement Session

Ned Doheny performs 'Devil In You', originally on his 1979 album, 'Prone', re-released on Be With Records, down in the Brownswood Basement. Filmed an
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Ned Doheny shares a fine acoustic version of The Devil in You. Another Brownswood Basement production.

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Common - Letter To The Free ft. Bilal

Music video by Common performing Letter To The Free. (C) 2016 Def Jam Recordings, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc. (ARTium Recordings) http://vevo.ly/We8zh4
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Common and Bilal in a moving rendition of Letter to the Free.

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John Legend: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

At 34, John Legend has sold millions of records, won nine Grammys, collaborated with many of the biggest stars in music (Jay-Z, Kanye West, Alicia Keys, The Roots, et al), and achieved the kind of statesmanlike musical-ambassador status usually afforded to artists twice his age. He is, in short, the sort of star who doesn't usually perform behind desks in offices.

But once we'd wedged a piano back there, Legend sounded perfectly at home. His rich, soulful voice never suffered for a lack of processing and production as he performed three songs for NPR Music and a few hundred of our rapt coworkers, loved ones and hangers-on...

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The incomparable John Legend performs a soulful NPR Tiny Desk set. Wonderful

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Gregory Porter: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

July 18, 2016 by BOB BOILEN • Gregory Porter's healing soul music sends a message of compassion, and he's got a baritone voice that resonates love. When Porter visited NPR, we'd just learned that our colleague, photojournalist David Gilkey, had been killed while working on a story for NPR in Afghanistan. When Porter began singing the calmly beautiful "No Love Dying," he may not have known how much it would mean to us. Yet this song of compassion and hope, from his Grammy-winning 2013 album Liquid Spirit, was just what we'd needed.

Porter and pianist Chip Crawford continued their thoughtful, entrancing set with "Take Me To The Alley" (the title track to Porter's new album), a song about how we treat and think about those who live on society's margins. Closing this Tiny Desk concert is "Don't Be A Fool," another new song of love, loyalty and trust. For us, Porter's set provided a timely reminder that we can all use comfort, counsel and guidance — and that music can be serious and heartwarming without losing its sense of wonder and delight.

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Always soulful Gregory Porter on vocals and Chip Crawford on piano in an NPR Tiny Desk concert.

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The Peacocks

Zoe Black (violin) and Joe Chindamo (piano) play Jimmy Rowles' tune The Peacocks. From their album REIMAGININGS
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A very moving violin version of The Peacocks featuring Zoe Black and Joe Chindamo.

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Mary Stallings - A Timeless Place (aka, The Peacocks)

"A Timeless Place" (aka, "The Peacocks") composed by Jimmy Rowles (music) & Norma Winstone (lyrics).


Mary Stallings - Vocals


Eric Reed - Piano
Hamilton Price - Bass
Ralph Penland - Drums

From Mary's 2010 High Note Records recording "Dream".
Amazon: http://goo.gl/yirMST
iTunes: http://goo.gl/yFqPia

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A favorite vocal version of The Peacocks with incredibly clear, yet warm vocal by Mary Stallings. 


 


NOTE: Regretfully this video is no longer available. It is the best vocal cover I've heard. Just keeping this reference in case I can source it again in future!

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Kurt Elling - Who Is It? (Official Music Video)

Recording features Arturo Sandoval, Sara Gazarek, Till Brönner, Richard Galliano, the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra and the WDR Big Band and Orchestra

Passion World, the fifth Concord album (and eleventh overall) from vocalist Kurt Elling, lives up to its title on both counts. Kurt's latest is indeed his most “worldly” album to date, as Elling casts his net far and wide, from Brazil to Ireland, Germany to France, Scotland to Cuba to Iceland. And it is indeed all about “passions” – the forces that shake our souls.

 

Amazon: http://smarturl.it/PassionWorldamzn iTunes: http://smarturl.it/PassionWorld Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kurtelling Official Website

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Terrific Kurt Elling ballad.

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Mark Murphy - "I Remember"

Un tema de Stephen Sondheim interpretada por Mark Murphy. Del álbum "Song For The Geese" (1997) Siguenos en Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/clubbossanova

 

Paul Wickline's comment from YouTube:

"Beautiful version. Mark is a master. Though his "facts" of the musical are inaccurate:). The song is sung by a young woman who hasn't seen the sun for thirteen years because she now lives with a secret group that lives in a deparment store. Still.... Mark's interpretation is so beautiful..."

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Mark Murphy performing this perfect ballad. How privileged I was to see him live one memorable night so long ago. I Remember always...

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Lonnie Liston Smith - Expansions (Official Audio)

Official audio for Expansions by Lonnie Liston Smith, released on Ace Records. Subscribe to the official Ace channel for more classics, lost gems
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Powerful soul sound from Lonnie Liston Smith.

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Soulstice - All Right (original mix)

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Great blend of R&B, soul, and House with beats.

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Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band - Landmarks (Live on KEXP)

http://KEXP.ORG presents Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band performing "Landmarks" live in the KEXP studio. Recorded February 26, 2016.

Brian Blade, drums and percussion; Jon Cowherd, piano; Chris Thomas, bass; Myron Walden, bass clarinet; Melvin Butler, clarinet.
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Drummer Brian Blade and his band play a touching emotional piece.

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James Tillman | Casual encounters

from Dear White People (A Netflix Original Series Soundtrack) . Blowing over like wind Electrifying the place Knowing that all I want is to see your fac
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A very smooth tune that will get you moving early in the morning.

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Tom Misch - Lost In Paris (feat. GoldLink) [Audio]

Here is my new single "Lost In Paris" featuring GoldLink. Taken from my album Geography which is released on April 6th. Listen here
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Very smooth Nu Jazz tune by Tom Misch will get your fingers snappin.

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Bilal & Adrian Younge - Open Up The Door // Brownswood Basement Session

Bilal and Adrian Young perform 'Open Up The Door' from Bilal's recent In Another Life album. The two performers were in London at the beginning of the yea
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Great live song by Bilal Oliver and Adrian Young.

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Bilal - Is This Love

On August 30th, 2010, a very special rendition of Bob Marley's "Is This Love", performed by Bilal, was recorded in Los Angeles. Subscribe

Band: Bilal (vocals) Miguel Atwood-Ferguson (musical director, violin) Om'Mas Keith (piano) Dennis Hamm (rhodes) Brandon Coleman (organ) Marcel Camargo (guitar) Gabe Noel (bass) Gene Coye (drums) Allakoi Peete (percussion)

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Bilal Oliver is an underrated vocalist backed here by some superb studio musicians.

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Common At The White House: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

October 4, 2016 by BOB BOILEN • We've never done a Tiny Desk Concert that wasn't behind my desk at NPR. But when the White House called and said they were...

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All star musicians accompany Common's NPR Tiny Desk concert at the White House.

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Robert Glasper Experiment: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

"Trust" features Marsha Ambrosius, formerly of the duo Floetry, and it's a good example of the Black Radio concept in raw, unpasteurized form. The middle tune is an ad hoc improvisation, and a good example of how Glasper and his Experiment have so dialed in their communication that they can plant seeds of noise and harvest blooms of music. By the time "F.T.B" (a.k.a. "Gonna Be Alright") rolls around, the mood is familiar and at ease. It's the sound of a band whose members speak many musical languages, but decide to converse in one that feels like its native tongue.

Set List
"Trust"
"NPR Tiny Desk Jam"
"F.T.B. (Gonna Be Alright)"

Personnel
Robert Glasper, keyboards
Derrick Hodge, bass
Mark Colenburg, drums
Marsha Ambrosius, voice

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Vocalist Marsha Ambrosius and Robert Glasper Trio are a perfect fit in this delightful Tiny Desk Concert from NPR.

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a timeless place - the peacocks - YouTube

a timeless place-the peacocks ....as an experiment!
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Simply delightful version of A Timeless Place (The Peacocks) by some virtual unkown artists posted to YouTube. 

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Sandra St. Victor -Dizzy- @ Adinkra House 12.28.13

Dizzy
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An exceptional, intimate live performance by Sandra St Victor at Adrinka House. Soulful singing from the heart. Highly recommended listening. 11/10  ;-)

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Bill Evans Trio featuring Stan Getz - The Peacocks

Bill Evans Trio featuring Stan Getz - The Peacocks / Stan Getz & Bill Evans - But Beautiful ( http://i.imgur.com/KWW9G.jpg )
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Bill Evans and Stan Getz are utterly sublime on this live piece. A great comment from YouTube by Richard Wallace:

"+druidofdark It's like he's playing as one of his producers said, "Love letters from the prison of his heart."

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