MADELEINE PEYROUX – #1 JAZZ ALBUM IN THE COUNTRY

By on March 13, 2013

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Madeleine Peyroux & Decca Records are thrilled to have the #1 Jazz Record in the country. The Blue Room, the new album from the acclaimed singer, has caught the attention of both music fans and critics resulting in the #1 Traditional Jazz Album on Billboard, iTunes and Amazon, and entering in at #62 on the Billboard Top 200. 

 

“Madeleine Peyroux returns as a masterful interpreter of classic songs … Peyroux’s rich tone, emotional depth and expressive story-telling … [are] evocative of Patsy Cline’s crossover country pop recordings.”

The Associated Press

 

“The primal appeal of these rural rhapsodies on the dark nights of the soul is beautifully served by Peyroux’s low-key, underplayed emotional resignation and parched, slightly weathered vocal texture … it’s the real thing.”

– **** Downbeat

 

Madeleine “has a jazz singer’s sense of interpretation, but her songs draw from folk, blues and classical music … [The Blue Room] has the most old-fashioned sound Peyroux has yet allowed. The string arrangements have the lushness of recording from the ’50s and ’60s … you could stick Doris Day or Patti Page in some of these arrangements and not bat an eye.”

New York Daily News

 

“This is one of the richest tributes I’ve heard in some time”

Sound & Vision Magazine

 

Madeleine will kick off her world tour on March 22nd with two sold-out nights at New York’s famed Lincoln Center, plus intimate sessions with WFUV, Sirius and WXPN. This tour will also see Madeleine perform alongside comedian & musician Steve Martin at The Hollywood Bowl in CA. Visit http://madeleinepeyroux.com for more info.

 

Watch this behind the scenes footage of Madeleine and longtime collaborator / legendary producer Larry Klein in the studio creating The Blue Roomhttp://bcove.me/fluon5n5 

 

TOUR DATES (more to be announced):

 

March 20             Tarrytown Music Hall                                              Tarrytown, NY

March 22             Jazz at Lincoln Center, The Allen Room             New York, NY

March 23             Jazz at Lincoln Center, The Allen Room             New York, NY

March 24             The Birchmere Music Hall                                       Alexandria, VA

April 2                   Dakota Jazz Club                                                       Minneapolis, MN

April 3                   Dakota Jazz Club                                                       Minneapolis, MN

April 4                   Northern Lights Theater                                         Milwaukee, WI

April 5                   Old Town                                                                     Chicago, IL

April 25                 Palau de la Musica                                                   Barcelona, Spain

April 26                 Teatro Rosalia de Castro                                        A Coruna, Spain

April 29                 Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club                                        London, UK

April 30                 Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club                                        London, UK

May 1                    Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club                                        London, UK

May 2                    Cheltenham Jazz Festival                                      Cheltenham, UK

May 4                     Jazz sous les Pommiers                                        Coutances, France

May 6                     The Olympia                                                             Paris, France

June 29                  Kate Wolf Music Festival                                     Laytonville, CA

July 4                      Quebec Summer Festival                                     Quebec, Canada

July 6                      Montreal Jazz Festival                                           Montreal, QC

July 14                    Sani Festival                                                             Halkidiki, Greece

July 15                    Lycabettus Theatre                                                Athens, Greece

July 18                   Ghent Festival                                                          Ghent, Belgium

August 7               Hollywood Bowl                                                      Hollywood, CA

 

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DaveHHM

Author: DaveHHM

Dave Luttrull: Owner/Editor in Chief of Hellhound Music. Star Wars nerd, Gamer, Destiny homer, blogger, writer and lover of all things music.

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