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Talkin' Broadway Sound Advice Recap 5/15/12

Complete information on all known upcoming releases of theatre related audio and video recordings can be found on our Upcoming Releases page. Recordings released last week and earlier can be viewed here.

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Earlier recaps:


May 8 | May 1 | April 24 | April 17 | April 10 | April 3 | March 27 | March 20 | March 13 | March 6 | February 28 | February 21 | February 14 | February 7 | January 31 | January 24 | January 17 | January 10 | January 3


December 27 | December 20 | December 13 | December 6 | November 29 | November 22 | November 15 | November 8 | November 1 | October 25 | October 18 | October 11 | October 4 | September 27 | September 20 | September 13 | September 6 | August 30 | August 23 | August 16 | August 9 | August 2 | July 26 | July 19 | July 12 | July 5

CDs Now Available:

John Pizzarelli: Double Exposure
(Telarc - new on CD/mp3Double Exposure - John Pizzarelli
Classic pop songs in a jazz setting. "I Feel Fine," "Harvest Moon," "Traffic Jam," "Ruby Baby," "Alison," "Rosalinda's Eyes," "Elizabeth Reed," "Drunk On the Moon," "Walk Between Raindrops," "Free Man in Paris," "Take a Lot of Pictures" (original song written by Pizzarelli and Jessica Molaskey), "I Can Let Go Now," "Diamond Girl." Larry Fuller (keyboards), Martin Pizzarelli (bass) and Tony Tedesco (drums) plus organist Larry Goldings and a four-piece horn section arranged by Don Sebesky: Tony Kadleck, John Mosca, Kenny Berger and Andy Fusco.

Lysistrata Jones
(Broadway Records - new on CD/mp3Lysistrata Jones (Original Broadway Cast Recording) - Lewis Flinn
Original Broadway cast recording. Liz Mikel, Patti Murin, Lindsay Nicole Chambers, Josh Segarra, Jason Tam, LaQuet Sharnell, Alex Wyse, Biti Strauchn. "Right Now: Opening," "Right Now: Party Time," "Just Once," "Change the World," "No More Giving It Up," "Lay Low," "I Don t Think So," "You Go Your Way," "Where Am I Now?," "Writing on the Wall," "Hold On," "Don't Judge A Book," "Right Now: Operetta," "When She Smiles," "Hold On (reprise)," "The Final Game," "Give it Up!," "Never Say Never" (Curtain Call), Bonus Track: "Hold On" sung by Jennifer Holiday, with special lyrics by Lewis Flinn.

Newsies the Musical OBC
(Ghostlight - new on CD/mp3Newsies (Original Broadway Cast Recording) - Newsies - Original Broadway Cast
Alan Menken/ Jack Feldman score (book by Harvey Fierstein). Danny Troob orchestrations. Arrangements by Michael Kosarin. Jeremy Jordan, John Dossett, Capathia Jenkins, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Kara Lindsay, Ben Frankhauser. Recorded March 4-5. "Overture," "Santa Fe (Prologue)," "Carrying the Banner," "The Bottom Line," "That's Rich," "I Never Planned on You/Don't Come a-Knocking," "The World Will Know," "Watch What Happens," "Seize the Day," "Santa Fe," "King of New York," "Watch What Happens (Reprise)," "The Bottom Line (Reprise)," "Brooklyn's Here," "Something to Believe In," "Once and For All," "Finale." Bonus tracks on CD only: "Santa Fe" (Performed by Jeremy Jordan accompanied by Alan Menken), "Seize The Day" (Full Song with Dance Break), "King of New York" (Full Song with Dance Break). released digitally April 10


David Essex digital releases: Mutiny! Original London Cast (mp3); Friends - Songs From Mutiny! (mp3/iTunes - originally released as 12" EP of studio pop recordings from Mutiny! score); The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe (mp3/iTunes, 1996).

DVD/Blu-Rays Now Available:

Direct From Broadway: Jekyll & Hyde, Putting It Together, Smokey Joe's Cafe
(Image Entertainment - DVD set)
repackage including the previously-issued DVDs: Jekyll & Hyde with David Hasselhoff, Coleen Sexton, Andrea Rivette; Putting It Together with Carol Burnett, George Hearn, Ruthie Henshall; Smokey Joe's Cafe with Ken Ard, Adrian Bailey, Matt Bogart and Brenda Braxton.

Hazel: The Complete Third Season
(Shout! Factory - on 4 DVDs)
TV series starring Shirley Booth, Don Defore.


Ramin Karimloo: Human Heart
(Sony Masterworks - new on CD)
West End performer (Phantom of the Opera, Les Misérables, Love Never Dies). "Show Me Light," "Coming Home," "Music of the Night," "Broken Home," "Guiding Light," "Song of the Human Heart," "Constant Angel," "Til I Hear You Sing," "Eyes Of A Child," "Inside My World," "Everything I do (I Do It For You)," "Cathedrals." Previously released in the UK under the title Ramin. He will be touring North America in September.


The Little Princess Vocal Selections
(Hal Leonard - Paperback Book)
Andrew Lippa score.

Priscilla, Queen of the Desert - The Musical Vocal Selections
(Hal Leonard - Paperback Book)
19 well-known pop songs from the score: Don't Leave Me This Way," "Girls Just Want to Have Fun," "Go West," "Hot Stuff," "I Love the Night Life," "I Say a Little Prayer," "I Will Survive," "It's Raining Men," "Like a Prayer," "MacArthur Park," "Material Girl," "Shake Your Groove Thing," "True Colors," "We Belong," "What's Love Got to Do with It" and more!

Rent Vocal Selections and Libretto Pack
(Hal Leonard - Hardcover Book)

Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark Piano/Vocal Selections
(Hal Leonard - Paperback Book)

Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown - Piano/Vocal Selections
(Hal Leonard - Paperback Book)
14 songs from the Broadway musical based on the film by Pedro Almodovar. Score by David Yazbek. Includes "Invisible," "Island," "Lie to Me," "Lovesick," "Madrid Is My Mama," "The Microphone," "Model Behavior," "Mother's Day," "My Crazy Heart," "On the Verge," "Shoes from Heaven."


Cover added:

Evita New Broadway Cast Recording
(Sony - new on 2 CDs)
Andrew Lloyd-Webber and Tim Rice score. Elena Roger, Michael Cerveris, Ricky Martin. First complete English language version since the OBC recording.  Disc: 1: "Requiem," "Oh What a Circus," "On This Night of a Thousand Stars," "Eva, Beware of the City," "Buenos Aires," "Good Night and Thank You," "The Art of the Possible," "Charity Concert," "I'd Be Surprisingly Good For You," "Another Suitcase in Another Hall," "Peron's Latest Flame," "A New Argentina," Disc: 2: "On the Balcony of the Casa Rosada," "Don't Cry For Me Argentina," "High Flying Adored," "Rainbow High," "Rainbow Tour," "The Chorus Girl Hasn't Learned," "And the Money Kept Rolling," "Santa Evita," "Waltz for Eva and Che," "You Must Love Me," "She Is a Diamond," "Dice are Rolling," "Eva's Final Broadcast," "Montage," "Lament," "No Llores Por Mi Argentina" (Bonus Track). Co-produced by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, and Nigel Wright.

Compiled by Talkin' Broadway Staff. Thanks to Max Preeo for his contributions.

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