Pia Raug is a sensitive, warm Danish folk singer-songwriter, rooted in a thoroughly american-inspired 1970s tradition that approaches blues, country and pop with as much reverence
Is there any Christmas music that’s just for really rich people? Once, of course, the likes of Händel’s Messiah would be performed for royalty and the upper echelons of
As a European Union national living in the United Kingdom, 2017 promises to be a year of changes.
As long as there have been Christmas records, there have been solo instrumental Christmas records.
Most of the Christmas records we review on this site are perennial classics, constantly reissued and treasured from generation to generation.
One of the fantastic things about that golden period in the early sixties, when so many of history’s great Christmas records were released, is that so many truly sophisticate
There are – which I’m sure surprises precisely none of you – a lot of artists past their prime who record Christmas music.
What’s the first Christmas album? Well, of course, this would have been before the vinyl record was invented in the late 1940s.
Christmas, even to those who despise it, is a singularly meaningful holiday.
Ella Fitgerald, jazz critic Frank Rich wrote in a reflection published after her death, “is American song”.