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John Cale is best known as the founding member of one of the most important rock bands of all time - The Velvet Underground - and in a wide-ranging solo career since the band's demise. Cale has created blistering rock music, classical and avant-garde compositions, notable film scores and has produced albums by Iggy Pop, Patti Smith and Squeeze. In this fascinating biography, Cale returns to Garnant in Wales where he grew up and began a promising career as a classical musician, before abandoning it all for
The Big Band era blends with modernday artist repertoire to deliver a unique blend of style in this two hour concert starring Neal McCoy and featuring the songs: The City Put The Country Back In Me, They're Playing Our Song, Sentimental Journey, Rednecktified, It's a Cheating Situation, I'll Need Someone to Hold Me When I Cry, Fly Me To The Moon, No Doubt About It and many more.
A detailed exploration of a unique musical culture and a lovingly detailed character study of a true original, The Upsetter: The Life and Music of Lee "Scratch" Perry focuses on the life and career of the musical legend who some call a prophet, and others call a madman. In his youth, Perry was a mentor to a young Bob Marley, who would later go on to define the sound of modern reggae. After subsequently pioneering a darker version of reggae christened "dub," he would be among the first to experiment with the
Reggae artist Beres Hammond is joined by such music superstars as Wyclef Jean and Maxi Priest in this concert release from VP Records. Beres Hammond: Music Is Life - Live From New York includes performances of "Can't Stop a Man," "She Loves Me Now," "Pull Up the Vibes," "They Gonna Talk," "Middle of the Rose Garden," and several other songs. ~ Matthew Tobey, Rovi
This DVD is a 3 hour treasure trove of Asmussen's extraordinary career showcasing all his diverse talents. A documentary that blends Asmussen's reminiscences with rare musical clips is followed by 2 hours of film and TV performances dating back to the 193
DVD - Sara Bareilles: Love, Life & Music - Unauthorized (new)
With their splendid voices, matinee-idol looks, vivacity (she) and stoutheartedness (he), Jeanette MacDonald and Nelson Eddy were America's Singing Sweethearts, "a true team, mixing the chemistry that permits one to accept disguised princesses, dream melodies and beautiful doom" (Ethan Mordden, The Hollywood Musical). Naughty Marietta is their first film together, a blithe tale of a French princess who arrives incognito in colonial New Orleans and falls into the manly arms of a captain with one terrific
This documentary tells the story of Husker Du, Nova Mob and more, in the brilliantly effective words of drummer and singer/songwriter Grant Hart, revealing his inner story with brutal vulnerability and heartbreaking insight. ~ Cammila Collar, Rovi
Masur conducts the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig and MDR Radio Choir in works by Nicolai, Moniuszko, Brahms, Dvorak, Tchaikovsky, Bernstein, Gershwin, Dukas, Bizet, and Jobim. Harald Schmidt acts as host and soloist.
This monumental collection includes the two most highly respected, groundbreaking natural history series ever created. Producer Alastair Fothergill and his team from the BBC Natural History Unit first set out to explore the worlds oceans. Their five-ear effort resulted in The Blue Planet: Seas of Life, which won two Emmy(R) Awards (Best Cinematography - Non-Fiction and Outstanding Music Composition) and has become the definitive exploration of the marine world.The epic Planet Earth begins where The Blue
One Direction has evolved into one of the greatest boy bands of all time. Their strong voices and energetic performances are unparalled. To date they have sold over 14 million singles and 8 million albums. Their achievements include two BRIT Awards and three MTV Video Music Awards. However make no mistake, their success is no coincidence. One Direction is one of the hardest working bands in music, touring the world incessantly. This documentary film goes beyond the music and explores the challenges and
From the directors of Disney's "Aladdin" and "The Little Mermaid" comes a spectacular new motion picture for the entire family. Buckle up for thrills and excitement as a classic story of friendship, courage, and self-discovery gets an incredible futuristic twist for an all-new generation. It's "another jewel in the crown of Disney animated classics" (Clay Smith, Access Hollywood). A secret map inspires a thrilling treasure hunt across the universe as young Jim Hawkins and a hilarious cosmic crew headed by
Not only did Charlie Christian introduce the electric guitar to popular music, but he still stands as one of the greatest soloists in jazz history, creating a six-string bop vocabulary that has ind.
Carly Rae Jepson: Her Life, Her Story
After 18 years on the Verity Music Group label, Life & Favor finds John P. Kee moving to his own label, Kee Music Group. Still, little else has changed as "Wake Up" combines punchy Earth, Wind & Fire-styled R&B with choir gospel and worship. Then there is "Life & Favor" (aka "You Don't Know My Story"), which sounds like vintage Kee as the choir swells during the choruses, while the verses are given to personal stories from James Fortune, Isaac Carree, and Lejuene Thompson. "Life & Favor" is both the title
Check into Bostons totally cool Tipton Hotel, where Zack and Cody - the hottest twins on television -- are living the Suite Life! Join them for mischief, mayhem, and all sorts of outrageous adventures in four hilarious episodes from their hit Disney Channel original series - now on DVD for the first time ever! Plus, superstar guests Jesse McCartney and Zac Efron (High School Musical) drop by for a visit!When their mom gets a job as a singer in the hotel lounge, Zack and Cody move in - and take over! Its
This musical release from gospel vocal group The Statler Brothers captures a number of the group's most popular hits, including "I'll Have a New Life", "This Ole House", "'Til the Storm Passes By", "Sweet By and By", and many more. The program also includes stories and interviews with the band. ~ Cammila Collar, Rovi
"The music of Johann Sebastian Bach takes center stage in ""Advent Concert of Music by Bach"" (2003), conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt. The performance was filmed live at the Kloster Melk Benedictine Monastery in Austria, featuring the Concertus Musicus Vienna along with the Arnold Schoenburg Choir. ""Advent Concert of Music by Bach"" includes the musical selections Cantala BWV 61, ""Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland"" (""Come Redeemer of the Gentiles""), Cantala BWV 147, ""Herz und Mund"" (""Heart and Mouth
Based on the bestselling fantasy adventure novel, Life of Pi took home the most honors at the 85th Academy Awards: it won both the Oscar and the Golden Globe for Best Original Score. Here are lovely piano solo arrangements of 15 pieces from Mychael Danna's powerful soundtrack. Includes: First Night, First Day The Island Pi and Richard Parker Pi's Lullaby Pondicherry Tiger Training Tsimtsum and more.
CD - Mac Dre ~ Musical Life of Mac Dre, Vol. 1: The Strictly Business Years 1989-1991 (new)
Historical documentary,that captures the spirit of a cowboy musician and songwriter, whose radio career spanned over 60 years, This film features live performances, interviews, home movies, as well as recorded music. The Rocky Mountain Cowboy gives us a personal look at Roy's 98 years of life. Roy left a legacy of humorous and happy memories, that have been brought out of storage and onto the screen, while preserving a piece of musical history that is important to the American West. The documentary earned a
Marty Haugen's musical, That You May Have Life, proclaims the Gospel of John through song. An eclectic array of musical styles sets the stage for each chapter, bringing the emotion of the characters to life. Musical selections range from beautiful melodic ballads to lush choral harmonies. Haugen incorporates narration, sung dialogue, and song in a way that conveys more than just the biblical texts. This musical includes such familiar narratives as the woman at the well, the raising of Lazarus, and the
Life on Earth: Music from the 1979 BBC TV Series - CD
Sara Bareilles is one of the most diverse performers in modern music. Her catchy melodies and vibrant charisma has allured fans all around the world. To date she has sold over 1 million albums & 4 million singles, in the United States alone. As an accomplished song writer, Sara incorporates her passion for the piano into most of her feel good music. In February 2012, VH1 placed Bareilles in the 80th spot of the Top 100 Greatest Women in Music. In this intimate film, we document the life of the musical