Tom Petty - Live at the Fillmore 1997. I’m a little late to the party on this one, boy what a corker!
Diane Birch - Bible Belt
Diane Birch (Bells, Farfisa Organ, Fender Rhodes, Finger Snaps, Guitar, Handclapping, Keyboards, Organ, Piano, Vocals, Wurlitzer), John R. Angier (Horn Arrangements, String Arrangements), Ray Angry (HammondOrgan), Cindy Blackman (Drums), Adam Blackstone (Bass), Eugene Briskin (Cello), Eva Burmeister (Violin), Tomas K. Carney (Violin), Minyoung Chang (Violin), David Creswell (Viola), Sumyia Dabney (Handclapping, Vocals), Desiree Elsevier (Viola), Steve Greenberg (Finger Snaps, Handclapping), Dawn Hannay (Viola), Jim Hines (Trumpet), Bobby Jay and the Hawks (Handclapping, Vocals), Shan Jiang (Violin), Vivek Kamath (Viola), Joel Katz (Handclapping, Vocals), Lenny Kaye (Electric Guitar), Lisa Kim (Violin), Sumire Kudo (Cello), Jeanne LeBlanc (Cello), Elizabeth Lim (Violin), Frank London (Trumpet), Michael Longoria (Vocals), Kuan Cheng Lu (Violin), Tom “Bones” Malone (Flugelhorn, Horn Arrangements, Trombone), Lou Marini (Saxophone), Karen Marx (Violin), John McCurry (Acoustic Guitar,Electric Guitar), Eileen Moon (Cello), Stanton Moore (Drums, Percussion), Jose Moro (Handclapping, Vocals), Angelo Morris (Bass, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar), Maxim Moston (String Arrangements), Phil Myers (Horn), Sarah O’Boyle (Violin), Fionn Ó Lochlainn (Electric Guitar)Suzanne Ornstein (Violin), Daniel Panner (Viola), Sandra Park (Violin), Lenny Pickett (Saxophone), Eugene Pitt (Handclapping, Vocals), Annaliesa Place (Violin), George Porter, Jr. (Bass), Shannon Powell (Tambourine), Erik Ralske (Horn), Michael Roth (Viola), Sophie Shao (Cello), Jenny Strenger (Violin), Arnaud Sussmann (Violin), Alicia Svigals (String Arrangements), Cole Williams (Handclapping, Vocals), Mary Wooten (Cello), Betty Wright (Finger Snaps, Handclapping, Vocals), Jung Sun Yoo (Violin) and Wei Hong Yu (Cello).
Streaming on Qobuz (44.1/16)… continuing on this morning with Diane and this 2010 album release and she and the large and talented group of musicians are sounding sublime! Diane has a beautiful and powerful voice…
Possibly delved into the nadir of my vinyl collection in some ways, but putting high-brow muso standards aside, hey a few good tunes to be had? ( Don’t be too harsh, thankyee)
Kinks. Village Green preservation society.
At the end of an English summers day I suppose this picks itself .