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by nowmedical
Sat Dec 14, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: The beginning of a New Year
Replies: 11
Views: 802

Re: The beginning of a New Year

Unless David you are now a double agent, employed by BB's HQ to test the water....
by nowmedical
Wed Dec 11, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: The beginning of a New Year
Replies: 11
Views: 802

Re: The beginning of a New Year

Always good to get inside information from David.
UK and Europe I hope.
by nowmedical
Sat Nov 30, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Dionne on tour
Replies: 2
Views: 510

Dionne on tour

Dionne has just announced a stack of concerts across the UK for autumn 2020.
by nowmedical
Mon Nov 25, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: La Belle Epoque
Replies: 2
Views: 584

La Belle Epoque

Yesterday I went to see a slightly strange French film now in the cinemas called La Belle Epoque - not bad actually, clever plot, starring Daniel Autheuil. Anyway much to my surprise, in the film approximately one third of the way through, is a virtually full-length version of Dionne singing "Always...
by nowmedical
Fri Sep 20, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Michel Legrand
Replies: 0
Views: 16266

Michel Legrand

Just been to a legacy concert at the Festival Hall, so many lovely songs unknown to me - Now and Then, A Piece of Sky, Nobody Knows...and Maria Freedman to boot.

I propose www.legrandonline.com
by nowmedical
Tue Jul 16, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Burt Bacharach and Joss Stone, London, July
Replies: 23
Views: 34206

Re: Burt Bacharach and Joss Stone, London, July

Remarkable - for Joss Stone singing "Are You There With Another Boy", and John Pagano's "With A Voice" which defies words. And so good to hear "One Less Bell To Answer", which has disappeared in recent years. Remarkable - for what he missed out. Who can remember a BB concert where he didn't play Art...
by nowmedical
Sat Jul 13, 2019 4:55 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Burt Bacharach and Joss Stone, London, July
Replies: 23
Views: 34206

Re: Burt Bacharach and Joss Stone, London, July

I’m going! I also went to the concert in Hamburg, he did the usual set with the addition of Falling Out Of Love as a tribute to Aretha Franklin. It was a lovely evening although the German audience was a bit polite. Also remarkable for the Elbphilharmonie concert hall – the concert was affectively i...
by nowmedical
Sat May 18, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: JW - Slipcover
Replies: 14
Views: 21433

Re: JW - Slipcover

Where are the vocals ?

and
Why is he playing everyone else's tunes
by nowmedical
Mon May 06, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Hiromi in the UK
Replies: 26
Views: 35706

Re: Hiromi in the UK

Why don't you all book tickets then we can have a beer in the bar before the concert
by nowmedical
Sun May 05, 2019 7:23 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Hiromi in the UK
Replies: 26
Views: 35706

Re: Hiromi in the UK

pjlms that is amazing piano. Looking forward to the concert.
by nowmedical
Sun Apr 28, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Hiromi in the UK
Replies: 26
Views: 35706

Re: Hiromi in the UK

Solely on Blair and Martin's recommendation I've booked two tickets, fourth row
Blue is a bit quiet on this??
by nowmedical
Thu Mar 21, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: ...Or This (Maybe Closer to the Comfort Zone)
Replies: 3
Views: 10245

Re: ...Or This (Maybe Closer to the Comfort Zone)

I like this too, kind of a melange of Nat King Cole, Dionne on Aquarela do Brasil, and some strings to fill
by nowmedical
Tue Feb 19, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: New Dionne Album
Replies: 7
Views: 16425

Re: New Dionne Album

The only really good song she had since then was Captives of the Heart, which turned out to be written by... you know who...
by nowmedical
Thu Jan 31, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Burt Bacharach and Joss Stone, London, July
Replies: 23
Views: 34206

Re: Burt Bacharach and Joss Stone, London, July

The stalls area is now exclusively for dining.
What is going on?
by nowmedical
Fri Jan 18, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Concert choice
Replies: 32
Views: 29788

Re: Concert choice

Thanks pjmls, seats in row 8 booked! But note - it's at the Festival Hall, not Ronnie's.