2007 documentary that focuses on the Deep Purple vocalist's life and musical career, both solo and with Episode Six, Black Sabbath and DP. Features exclusive concert footage, television appearances and candid, in-depth interviews with Ian. Also includes interviews with Ian's mom, Roger Glover, Jon Lord, Ian Paice, Don Airey, Steve Morse, Joe Satriani, Steve Morris, Tony Iommi, Ronnie Dio, Luciano Pavarotti, Colin Towns, Joe Elliot, "Funky" Claude Nobs, Bron Gillan, and the late George Best…
Stefano Bollani (born 5 December 1972, Milan) is an Italian jazz pianist from Milan. He made his professional debut at fifteen and received his diploma in piano from the Conservatorio Luigi Cherubini in Florence. He performs classical music, smooth jazz, avant-garde jazz, Brazilian jazz, and pop rock. In 1998, Musica Jazz magazine voted him Best Jazz Talent of the Year and later he would be awarded for jazz by a New Swing group in Japan. While he is mostly known for his collaborations with Enrico Rava, he has made several albums as a leader, and has been favourably acknowledged by several long established jazz musicians, such as Martial Solal.
Crossfire Hurricane, directed by Brett Morgen, is released as part of the ongoing 50th anniversary celebrations of The Rolling Stones. This superb new film tells the story of the Stones unparalleled journey from blues obsessed teenagers in the early sixties to their undisputed status as rock royalty. All of The Rolling Stones have been newly interviewed and their words form the narrative arc that links together archive footage of performances, news coverage and interviews, much of it previously unseen. Taking its title from a lyric in Jumpin Jack Flash, Crossfire Hurricane gives the viewer an intimate insight into exactly what it s like to be part of The Rolling Stones as they overcome denunciation, drugs, dissensions and death to become the definitive survivors. Over a year in the making and produced with the full co-operation and involvement of The Rolling Stones, Crossfire Hurricane is and will remain the definitive story of the world s greatest rock n roll band.
Norman Granz is one of the most important non-musicians in the history of jazz and no one has made a greater contribution to the staging, recording and filming of jazz concerts, this series of performances from the prestigious Montreux Jazz Festival? now makes a part of this legacy available on DVD for the first time. Ella Fitzgerald is the possessor of arguably the greatest female voice in the history of jazz. Joined here by her regular backing group, the wonderfully talented Tommy Flanagan Trio, Ella gives a sublime performance showcasing her abilities across many different styles.
A sixteen track compilation CD; consisting of famous Italian hits. Both soft rock, pop, funk, and some other colors can be found in this enjoyable listening album.