VA - The King & Queens Of Swing (2018)
VA - The King & Queens Of Swing (2018)
MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 4:08:40 | 587 Mb
Genre: Jazz, Swing, Easy Listening / Label: UMOD

A bumper 80 track, 4CD collection of the most iconic names and most beloved tracks of all time, including Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Dean Martin, Louis Armstrong, Nina Simone, Bobby Darin, Bing Crosby, Sammy Davis Jr, Andy Williams, Marilyn Monroe, Judy Garland, and many more. The tracks themselves capture a magic period of mid-century glamour and sophistication.

Bobby Feeno - Flamingo & Koval (2018)
Original Release Date: April 26, 2018 | Genre: Rap & Hip-Hop
Format: MP3 320Kbps
Label: Greenwood | Size: 120 MB
Total Length: 51:57

VA - Haynes Ultimate Guide to Northern Soul (2018)
VA - Haynes Ultimate Guide to Northern Soul (2018)
MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 2:35:04 | 353 Mb
Genre: Soul, RnB, Funk / Label: Sony Music UK

Haynes Ultimate Guide to Northern Soul is a decent double-disc set highlighting 59 tracks. Along with the original versions of favorites by Laura Greene, Billy Butler, Larry Williams & Johnny Watson, and Dana Valery are more obscure inclusions by the Don Ray, The Five Stairsteps & Cubie, and Paul Anka.

V.A. - Jazz & Cinéma Vol. 1 [Recorded 1959] (2000)
V.A. - Jazz & Cinéma Vol. 1 [Recorded 1959] (2000)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks+.cue+log) - 203 MB | MP3 CBR 320 kbps (LAME 3.93) - 88 MB | Covers - 43 MB
Genre: Jazz | RAR 3% Rec. | Label: Universal Music (548 318-2)

This compilation in Verve's laudable Jazz in Paris reissue series features two separate soundtracks of original music. The first features a dozen works by French saxophonist Barney Wilen, written for Edouard Molinaro's Un Témoin dans la Ville, with a quintet consisting of Kenny Dorham, Duke Jordan, Kenny Clarke, and bassist Paul Rovere. While many of the pieces were only heard as musical fragments in the film, and several of them are little more than a brief chorus or two in recorded form, the music doesn't need visuals to be effective. Best is Wilen's sole appearance on soprano sax, the mellow duo ballad with Jordan of "Mélodie pour les Radio-Taxis"R30;