Talkin' Broadway Sound Advice Recap 2/1/11

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CDs Now Available:

Adele Anderson: Everything Happens to MeAdele Anderson: Everything Happens To Me
(Warner Bros UK/First Night - new import CD)
Star of the British comedy singing group Fascinating Aida sings "Terrible Day," "Me and the Sunshine," "Don't Put Me in a Box," "Everything Happens to Me," "I'm Worth It," "No Good at Love," "Tommy the Toupee," "Easy Come, Easy Go," "Marie Antoinette," "I'm Tired," "Back on Base," "Torch Song," "The Second Threepenny Opera Finale," "Drop Dead Blues." Also pre-ordering through Dress Circle and Amazon UK.


DIGITAL DOWNLOADs Now Available:

A Little Hope Shoshana BeanA Little Hope: Shoshana Bean
(new digital singleA Little Hope - Single - Shoshana Bean
Shoshana Bean sings new single written by singer and composer and lyricist Scott Alan. Originally written for the 2009 Broadway in South Africa concert. Proceeds from the single will benefit Broadway in South Africa, a non-profit organization that provides a cross-cultural exchange between youth in need and artists who seek to use their talents for positive, global change. Vocals recorded in New York, London and Africa. Features the Tada! Resident Youth Ensemble, Voices of Africa and background vocals by Natalie Weiss, Lillie Cooper, Erin Willis, Stuart Matthew Price, Jodie Jacobs and Shoshana Bean. Arranged and orchestrated by Jesse Vargas.  The Sound of Africa vocals were arranged by Bryan Schimmel. Available at iTunes


DVDs Now Available:

All About Eve Anniversary Blu-RayAll About Eve: Anniversary Edition
(Fox - new on Blu-Ray)
CD Universe
1950 film starring Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Gary Merrill, Celeste Holm, Marilyn Monroe. Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz. Limited edition Blu-ray book packaging with some special features: commentary, featurettes and a stills gallery (most of the ray bonuses were featured on the 2003 DVD release).

Lucky LadyLucky Lady
(Shout! Factory - new on DVD)
CD Universe
1975 directed by Stanley Donen. Gene Hackman, Liza Minnelli (Golden Globe nomination), Burt Reynolds. With vintage featurettes, original trailers and television spots.


Recordings RECENTLY MADE AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER:

An Evening With Sutton Foster - Live At The Cafe Carlyle
(Ghostlight Records - new on CD)


Linda Eder NowNow: Linda Eder
(Sony Masterworks - new on CD)
CD Universe
Linda Eder sings a dozen Wildhorn compositions, including "Mad Hatter" from the upcoming Broadway musical Wonderland. "Not Gonna Fall This Time," "No Finer Man," "Ordinary People," "The Heat of the Night," "What Did You See Inside The Stars," "Now," "Mad Hatter," "A Woman In His Arms," "Good Bye," "What's Never Been Done Before," "More Than Heaven," "Living in the Shadow." Produced by Wildhorn, Eder, and Jeremy Roberts.

Love StoryLove Story Original Cast
(Faber Music - new on CD)
UK cast recording of Howard Goodall and Stephen Clark score. Emma Williams, Michael Xavier and Peter Polycarpou. 16 tracks. Pre-ordering at Dress Circle and available at Amazon UK.

OTHER NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Moved to 2/15:

End of the RainbowEnd of the Rainbow OLC
(First Night Records - new import CD)
CD Universe
Olivier Award winner Tracie Bennett in Judy Garland play with music. "Anything But Love/Just In Time," "Medley – The Bells Are Ringing for Me and My Gal / You Made me Love You/ The Trolley Song," "The Man That got Away," "When You’re smiling the whole World Smiles With you," "Come Rain or Come Shine," "Somewhere Over the Rainbow," "Get Happy/By Myself," "When the sun Comes Out," "Smile," "I could go on Singing," "San Francisco," "Zing Went the Strings of my Heart," "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" (Bonus Track). Available for pre-order at Dress Circle and Amazon UK.

Added to March 15:

Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert
(Rhino - new on CD)
OBC recording. "It's Raining Men," "What's Love Got To Do With It," "Don't Leave Me This Way," "Material Girl," "Go West," "I Say A Little Prayer," "I Love the Nightlife," "True Colors," "Verdi: Follie Delirio vano e questo!," "Color My World," "I Will Survive," "A Fine Romance," "Shake Your Groove Thing," "Pop Muzik," "A Fine Romance (reprise)," "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun," "Hot Stuff," "MacArthur Park," "Always On My Mind / Like A Prayer," "We Belong," "Finally." Produced by Stephen "Spud" Murphy and Frank Filipetti.




Thanks to Max Preeo for his contributions.

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