Posts Tagged 'Billie Holiday'

Karin Krog’s Top Five Albums Of All Time

Norway’s ‘Queen Of Jazz’ gives us an insight into her record collection including Billie Holiday, Miles Davis and more.

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Classic Album Sundays presents Billie Holiday ‘Lady in Satin’

We celebrate Lady Day’s delicate and beautiful swansong.

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Classic Album Sundays on Worldwide FM: The Story of Billie Holiday’s ‘Lady in Satin’

Join us on for our second show on Worldwide FM on Sunday, 30 October at 10 am and 6 pm GMT.

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Billie Holiday ‘Lady in Satin’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

Play all to listen to Billie Holiday’s two big influences – Louis Armstrong and Bessie Smith – and a journey through the career and live performances of Lady Day.

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Classic Album Sundays at the Rocky Mountain Audio Fest

We are delighted to be hosting album listening sessions all weekend at the Rocky Mountain Audio Fest, our first ever sessions in Denver.

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Billie Holiday ‘Lady in Satin’ Legacy Playlist

Traces of Lady Day can be heard in our legacy playlist featuring Amy Winehouse, Beth Gibbons, Joni Mitchell, Lana Del Rey, Erykah Badu and more.

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Album of the Month: Billie Holiday ‘Lady in Satin’

The story behind Lady Day’s penultimate album before her death at the age of 44.

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Billie Holiday ‘Lady In Satin’ LP & Ticket Giveaway

We’re giving away a vinyl copy of our album of the month Billie Holiday ‘Lady In Satin’ plus a pair of guest list spots for this Sundays event in London.

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Jeff Buckley ‘Grace’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

The songs he loved as a teen and as an adult as well as a sample of his legendary gigs at New York City’s Sin-é, his collaboration with Gary Lucas and Cocteau Twins’ Elizabeth Fraser.

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Roxy Music ‘Avalon’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

Press Play to hear Roxy contemporaries such as David Bowie and Grace Jones and inspirations such as Billie Holiday and Charlie Parker.

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