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by grooverider
Sat Jul 14, 2018 8:15 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Kyou-sou-kyoku
Replies: 0
Views: 118

Kyou-sou-kyoku

Is anyone familiar with this Japanese anime soundtrack? A soundtrack (not sure if its the only soundtrack) is all Bacharach songs: Alfie, The April Fools, This Guy's in Love With You, Wives and Lovers, Any Day Now, Walk On By, That's What Friends Are For, Close To You, Promises, Promises, The Look o...
by grooverider
Sat Apr 14, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)
Replies: 1199
Views: 285032

Re: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)

Issac Hayes, from his 1973 album (and cd, "The Spirit of Memphis"), with "The Windows of the World":

https://youtu.be/To-vCNAvbOw
by grooverider
Sun Nov 19, 2017 2:43 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)
Replies: 1199
Views: 285032

Re: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)

Aretha Franklin and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, "I Say A Little Prayer".
Additional background vocals include Patti Austin:

https://youtu.be/ZGT2bk9NhZM
by grooverider
Tue Aug 08, 2017 9:14 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)
Replies: 1199
Views: 285032

Re: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)

Glen Campbell (RIP), Dionne Warwick and Burt Bacharach,

https://youtu.be/vsPUcRPigOg
by grooverider
Sun Mar 26, 2017 5:36 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)
Replies: 1199
Views: 285032

Re: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)

IMHO, truly one of their best, Ronald Isley, "Here I Am":


https://youtu.be/AyQQvotUL1k
by grooverider
Mon Jan 30, 2017 5:02 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: The right one...that's 'Martini'
Replies: 9
Views: 2202

Re: The right one...that's 'Martini'

Dear Blue,

Chris Gunning is also a noted arranger/conductor, here's one of my favorites from 1975, also noted for being the first cover version of a Bruce
Springsteen song, "Sandy (4th of July Asbury Park)" by the Hollies:

https://youtu.be/06yRiArzqnQ
by grooverider
Mon Nov 28, 2016 7:06 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)
Replies: 1199
Views: 285032

Re: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)

New cd, "The Art of Elegance" by Kristin Chenoweth, here's "A House is Not a Home":

https://youtu.be/VoGaVTX4N1w

Produced by Steve Tyrell
Arranged & Conducted by (the great) Alan Broadbent
by grooverider
Thu Nov 17, 2016 7:59 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: RIP Bobby Vee
Replies: 0
Views: 5940

RIP Bobby Vee

Bobby Vee, 73, passed away due to complications from Alzheimer's Disease on October 24. Here are three Bacharach/David songs and one from Harry Nilsson: "Be True To Yourself": https://youtu.be/piwWcjYkwZs "That's The Way I"ll Come To You": https://youtu.be/sNDEeqG_uNs "...
by grooverider
Wed Nov 02, 2016 3:28 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: That's How Heartaches Are Made
Replies: 4
Views: 2140

Re: That's How Heartaches Are Made

Vincent, Two versions of "That's how Heartaches are Made", one female, one male (you don't hear too many male versions of this song): Bette Midler, a truly gorgeous version, IMHO: https://youtu.be/9AjOIEDBNv8 Paul Young (from his album of soul classics, "Reflections"): https://yo...
by grooverider
Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:55 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Olympics Music
Replies: 17
Views: 5399

Re: Olympics Music

Dear Hank, Two collaborations: Andy Williams and Antonio Carlos Jobim (on guitar), from Andy's album, "The Shadow of Your Smile" "How Insensative" and "Meditation": https://youtu.be/keYoPpz_8EM Then, Andy's ex, Claudine Longet, arranged by the late, great Nick de Caro, ...
by grooverider
Wed Aug 31, 2016 6:27 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Tribute to Hal David
Replies: 1
Views: 1131

Tribute to Hal David

I picked up a vinyl (!!) tribute to Hal David recently, titled simply, "BMG Proudly Presents Hal David" It's a used copy, it's on the BMG label, here's the track listing: Side 1: "The Story Of My Life" Marty Robbins, "I Say A Little Prayer" Aretha Franklin, Raindrops Ke...
by grooverider
Tue Aug 23, 2016 5:47 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Toots Thielemans
Replies: 5
Views: 1651

Toots Thielemans

Toots Thielemans passed away on August 22, 2016 in Brussels. A career that spanned many decades and styles of music, he accompanied a who's who of artists and appeared on many soundtracks, including this score from John Barry, "Midnight Cowboy" (1969): https://youtu.be/ZGORPUzLxtU Did he e...
by grooverider
Sun Aug 21, 2016 5:19 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Update on Rumer - This Girl's in Love: A Bacharach & David Songbook
Replies: 68
Views: 16582

Re: Update on Rumer - This Girl's in Love: A Bacharach & David Songbook

In the meantime, here's Rumer and Rory More, who bill themselves as Stereo Venus, with "Mondo Blu".
(BTW, the cd's a treat for those who like their music with a touch of Brazil.)

https://youtu.be/fbRbZ0DCZ2Q
by grooverider
Sun Aug 14, 2016 6:22 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Glenn Campbell lesser known song
Replies: 7
Views: 1959

Re: Glenn Campbell lesser known song

Written by David Paich (a member of Toto and son of the great arranger, Marty Paich), here's another favorite of mine, "Houston":

https://youtu.be/WWHpXVEJugE


"...it's good to hear your voice again"

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