Shine On You Crazy Diamanda Galas

The incomparable Diamanda Galas is set two release two new albums, her first since 2008, on her own Intravenal Sound Operations label on March 24th. Her ninth studio set, All The Way, features Galas’ re-imaginations of traditional songs and jazz standards including the Frank Sinatra-associated title song, Thelonious Monk’s “Round Midnight” and Johnny Paycheck’s “Pardon… Continue reading Shine On You Crazy Diamanda Galas

Nancy Sinatra – Shifting Gears

Famous daughter and ’60s sex kitten Nancy Sinatra has also had a lengthy and interesting career as a pop vocalist, which hopefully has been rediscovered by record collectors amid all the recent attention shown to her greatest musical collaborator, Lee Hazelwood. A decent sampling of Sinatra’s work was released recently via Shifting Gears, a collection… Continue reading Nancy Sinatra – Shifting Gears