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  • Ultimate Sinatra Ultimate Sinatra Quick View

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    Ultimate Sinatra

    Ultimate Sinatra's 180-gram 2LP version brims with 24 stellar recordings representing Frank Sinatra's unparalleled,
    6 decade-long recording career.


    Ultimate Sinatra presents key recordings from the Chairman of the Board's
    Columbia, Capitol & Reprise repertoire, together for the first time. Led by "All Or Nothing At All," this collection is
    stacked with standouts, including "Come Fly With Me" (1957), "The Way You Look Tonight" (1964), "Theme From
    New York, New York" (1979) and many more.



    LP 1
    1. All Or Nothing At All
    2. I'll Never Smile Again
    3. Saturday Night (Is The Loneliest Night Of The Week)
    4. Nancy (With The Laughing Face)
    5. I've Got The World On A String
    6. Young At Heart
    7. In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning
    8. Learnin' The Blues
    9. Love And Marriage
    10. I've Got You Under My Skin
    11. Witchcraft
    12. All The Way


    LP 2
    1. Come Fly With Me
    2. One For My Baby (And One More For The Road)
    3. The Way You Look Tonight
    4. My Kind Of Town
    5. Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)
    6. It Was A Very Good Year
    7. Strangers In The Night
    8. Summer Wind
    9. That's Life
    10. My Way
    11. Theme From New York, New York
    12. Put Your Dreams Away

    Frank Sinatra
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  • Sinatra '65 Sinatra '65 Quick View

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    Sinatra '65

    180 Gram Vinyl Housed in a Gatefold Jacket


    50th anniversary reissue - first time on vinyl since this title was originally released! Part of the 2015 Sinatra
    Centennial celebration. 180 gram vinyl. Also available on vinyl: Ultimate Sinatra, A Man And His Music and
    September Of My Years.

    1. Tell Her (You Love Her Each Day)
    2. Anytime At All
    3. Main Theme from The Cardinal (Stay With Me)
    4. I Like to Lead When I Dance
    5. You Brought a New Kind of Love To Me
    6. My Kind of Town
    7. When Somebody Loves You
    8. Somewhere In Your Heart
    9. I've Never Been in Love Before
    10. When I'm Not Near the Girl I Love
    11. Luck Be A Lady
    Frank Sinatra
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  • Sinatra - Basie: An Historic Musical First Sinatra - Basie: An Historic Musical First Quick View

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    Sinatra - Basie: An Historic Musical First

    Sinatra-Basie: An Historic Musical First (or simply Sinatra-Basie) is a 1962 studio album by Frank Sinatra, arranged by Neal Hefti.


    As the title indicates, this was the first recording that Sinatra made with the Count Basie Orchestra.

    1. Pennies From Heaven

    2. Please Be Kind

    3. (Love Is) The Tender Trap

    4. Looking At The World Thru Rose Coloured Glasses

    5. My Kind Of Girl

    6. I Only Have Eyes For You

    7. Nice Work If You Can Get It

    8. Learnin' The Blues

    9. I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter

    10. I Won't Dance
    Frank Sinatra
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  • Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim Quick View

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    Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim

    Frank Sinatra recorded this Bossa Nova album with the master, Carlos Jobim. Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio
    Carlos Jobim sees Sinatra performing originals by Jobim, plus three American standards. In celebration of this
    classic album's 50th anniversary, the tracks have been remastered and now appears on 180 gram heavyweight
    vinyl.
    1. The Girl from Ipanema
    2. Dindi
    3. Change Partners
    4. Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars (Corcovado)
    5. Meditation (Meditaçao)
    6. If You Never Come to Me
    7. How Insensitive (Insensatez)
    8. I Concentrate on You
    9. Baubles, Bangles and Beads
    10. Once I Loved (O Amor em Paz)
    Frank Sinatra
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  • Ring-A-Ding Ding! Ring-A-Ding Ding! Quick View

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    Ring-A-Ding Ding!

    Reached #4 On The Billboard Album Chart



    Ring-A-Ding Ding! (Reprise, 1961, 55th Anniversary in 2016, reached #4 on the Billboard album chart, was the first Sinatra release on his Reprise label.)

    1 .Ring-A-Ding-Ding
    2. Let's Fall In Love
    3. Be Careful, It's My Heart
    4. A Foggy Day
    5. A Fine Romance
    6. In The Still Of The Night
    7. The Coffee Song
    8. When I Take My Sugar To Tea
    9. Let's Face The Music And Dance
    10. You'd Be So Easy To Love
    11. You And The Night And The Music
    12. I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
    Frank Sinatra
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  • Part One (Mono) Part One (Mono) Quick View

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    Part One (Mono)

    Sourced From The Master Tapes


    Original Mono Mixes


    Initially Released 1967


    Includes Printed Inner Sleeve With Rare Master Reel Photos


    Formed in Los Angeles in 1965, The West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band were considered by many to be the West Coast's answer to the Velvet Underground. The group created California psych/rock music that was both fragile and dreamy.


    Part One was originally released in 1967 on Frank Sinatra's Reprise Records. Though they didn't achieve the fame or notoriety of other bands from the area, they have nonetheless achieved a cult status among collectors and people curious about a rich, albeit short-lived musical genre known as WestCoast Psychedelia.


    First time reissued in mono, from the original master tapes.


    This title is not eligible for discount.

    1. Shifting Sands
    2. I Won't Hurt You
    3. 1906
    4. Help, I'm A Rock
    5. Will You Walk With Me
    6. Transparent Day
    7. Leiyla
    8. Here's Where You Belong
    9. If You Want This Love
    10. 'Scuse Me, Miss Rose
    11. High Coin
    West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band
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  • A Man And His Music A Man And His Music Quick View

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    A Man And His Music

    180 Gram Vinyl Housed in a Gatefold Jacket


    50th anniversary reissue and part of the 2015 Sinatra Centennial celebration. Won Grammy for Album of the Year (1967), beating out Revolver by The Beatles.


    Instead of using the original recordings, which were made for RCA, Columbia and Capitol Records, and therefore not eligible for use by his then-current label, Reprise, Sinatra used re-recorded versions for the majority of the album's songs, culling tracks from his prior Reprise albums. Three songs were specifically recorded for the project: I'll Never Smile Again, Come Fly With Me and Love and Marriage. There is also a narration from Sinatra that runs throughout the album.

    LP1
    1. Put Your Dreams Away
    2. All Or Nothing At All
    3. I'll Never Smile Again

    4. There Are Such Things
    5. I'll Be Seeing You
    6. The One I Love Belongs To Somebody Else
    7. Polka Dots And Moonbeams
    8. Night And Day

    9. Oh, What It Seemed To Be

    10. Soliloquy
    11. Nancy
    12. The House I Live In

    13. From Here To Eternity (Extract From Film) featuring Montgomery Clift


    LP2
    1. Come Fly With Me
    2. How Little We Know

    3. Learnin' The Blues
    4. In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning

    5. Young At Heart

    6. Witchcraft
    7. All The Way
    8. Love And Marriage
    9. I've Got You Under Skin
    10. Ring-A-Ding-Ding
    11. The Second Time Around
    12. The Summit (Comedy Routine) featuring Dean Martin & Sammy Davis Jr.
    13. The Oldest Established (Permanent Floating Crap Game) featuring Bing Crosby & Dean Martin
    14. Luck Be A Lady
    15. Call Me Irresponsible
    16. Fly Me To The Moon
    17. Softly, As I Leave You
    18. My Kind Of Town
    19. The September Of My Years

    Frank Sinatra
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  • The Great Paris Concert (Pure Pleasure) The Great Paris Concert (Pure Pleasure) Quick View

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    The Great Paris Concert (Pure Pleasure)

    This set came about, in part, as a result of Ellington's signing to Frank Sinatra's Reprise label in November 1962, with the ending of his exclusive contract to Columbia. Six numbers from the three Paris dates were initially edited and released by Reprise as part of the ten-song Duke Ellington's Greatest Hits, but the bulk of the performances from those shows didn't surface until many years later as The Great Paris Concert on two LPs. This album "The Great Paris Concert" is raw and largely unedited, and depicts the full Ellington band in extraordinary form, oozing excitement -- from the saxophone showcase on the opener, Rockin' In Rhythm, the various sections of the band take flight at different points throughout this set, which includes such contemporary numbers as Ellington's theme music for an all but forgotten television series, The Asphalt Jungle, and excerpts from Such Sweet Thunder. Johnny Hodges is showcased in several solos, most notably on Suite Thursday, a work whose original studio incarnation he missed appearing on; Cootie Williams (Tutti for Cootie), Paul Gonsalves (Cop Out), Ray Nance (Bula), and Cat Anderson (Jam with Sam) get their own moments in the spotlight.



    Musicians:



    • Duke Ellington (piano)

    • Cat Anderson, Cootie Williams (trumpet)

    • Lawrence Brown, Buster Cooper (trombone)

    • Paul Gonsalves, Johnny Hodges (saxophone)

    • Russell Procope (clarinet, saxophone)
    • Ernie Shephard (bass)

    • Sam Woodyard (drums)

    • Milt Grayson (vocal)



    Recording: February 1963 at The Olympia Theatre, Paris, France

    Production: Neshui Ertegun



    About Pure Pleasure



    At the beginning of the 90s, in the early days of audiophile vinyl re-releases, the situation was fairly straightforward. Companies such as DCC, Mobile Fidelity, Classic Records and, of course, Pure Pleasure all maintained a mutual, unwritten ethical code: we would only use analogue tapes to manufacture records.



    During the course of the present vinyl hype, many others have jumped on the bandwagon in the hope of securing a corner of the market. Very often they are not so ethical and use every imaginable source to master from: CDs, LPs, digital files, MP3s - or employed existent tools from the 80s and 90s for manufacturing.



    A digital delay is gladly used when cutting a lacquer disc because tape machines with an analogue delay have become quite rare and are therefore expensive. When cutting the lacquer, the audio signal is delayed by one LP revolution against the signal, which controls the cutter head, and for this a digital delay is very often employed. Of course, the resultant sound signal is completely digital and thus only as good as this delay.



    We should like to emphasize that Pure Pleasure Records on principle only uses the original master tape as the basis for the entirely analogue cutting of lacquer discs. In addition, the pressing tool is newly manufactured as a matter of principle.



    We only employ existing tools for manufacturing if an improved result is not forthcoming, e.g. the title Elvis Is Back, which was mastered by Steve Hoffman and Kevin Gray, or several titles from our Philips Classics series, which in any case Willem Makkee cut from the original masters at the Emil Berliner Studios in the 90s. It goes without saying that we only used the mother and that new tools were made for our production.



    To put it in a nutshell: we can ensure you that our releases are free from any kind of digital effects and that the lacquer discs are newly cut.

    LP1
    1. Kinda Dukish/Rockin' In Rhythm
    2. On The Sunny Side Of The Street
    3. The Star-Crossed Lovers
    4. All Of Me
    5. Theme From Asphalt Jungle
    6. Concerto For Cootie
    7. Tutti For Cootie
    8. Suite Thursday In Four Movements:
    Misfit Blues
    Schwiphti
    Zweet Zurzday
    Lay-By


    LP2
    1. Perdido
    2. The Eighth Veil
    3. Rose Of The Rio Grande
    4. Cop Out
    5. Bula
    6. Jam With Sam
    7. Happy-Go-Lucky Local
    8. Tone Parallel To Harlem

    Duke Ellington
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  • Live At The Sands Live At The Sands Quick View

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    Live At The Sands

    Between 1960 and 1965 (and briefly in 1988), the three singers performed together off and on, and their stage act has been captured in various media. There is film of their performances in 1960 in Las Vegas during the making of Ocean's Eleven, a recording of their show at a nightclub near Chicago in the fall of 1962 legitimately released in 1999 as The Summit: In Concert, and a videotape of a closed-circuit benefit performance from 1965. In September 1963, preparing for another group film, Robin and the Seven Hoods, the three got together during a Martin engagement at the Sands in Las Vegas, and Sinatra had his record label, Reprise, record the proceedings, but ultimately decided against releasing an album at the time. This is that recording, and much of it will sound familiar to anyone who has encountered other Rat Pack shows. In his liner notes, Bill Zehme quotes Bill Miller, Sinatra's accompanist, as saying that maybe 30 percent of the act was ad libbed. Miller added, Usually by Dean, and that sounds right. As usual, Martin begins with comic rewrites of standards, in particular a version of Cole Porter's I Love Paris rendered as I Love Vegas. Sinatra follows with a straight six-song set, and then he and Martin joke it up for a while before giving way to a brief set by Davis. Many of the jokes are repeated from previous performances, but some are new. The key, of course, is the trio's camaraderie, which remains a delight.

    - William Ruhlmann (All Music)
    1. Fanfare and Introduction
    2. Medley: Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes/I Don't Care If the Sun Don't Shine/I Love Vegas (Paris)
    3. Monologue
    4. June in January
    5. Monologue
    6. Via Veneto
    7. Medley: Volare (Nel Blu, Dipinto Di Blu)/an Evening in Roma
    8. Introduction: Ring-a-Ding Ding
    9. I Only Have Eyes for You
    10. Call Me Irresponsible
    11. My Heart Stood Still
    12. Please Be Kind
    13. I Have Dreamed
    14. Luck Be a Lady
    15. Dialogue
    16. Medley: Marianne/Dance with a Dolly/You Are Too Beautiful/You Made Me Love You/
    Carolina in the Morning/Beautiful Dreamer/Dancing with Tears in My Eyes/Maria/
    Try a Little Tenderness/What Is This Thing Called Love
    17. The Lady Is a Tramp
    18. All the Way (Impressions)
    19. Dialogue
    20. Guys and Dolls
    21. The Oldest Established (Permanent Floating Crap Game in New York)
    22. Introductions
    23. The Oldest Established (Permanent Floating Crap Game in New York)
    24. Closing: Ring-a-Ding Ding
    Frank Sinatra
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  • The World We Knew The World We Knew Quick View

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    The World We Knew

    Newly Remastered On 180 Gram Vinyl


    2015 marks the Frank Sinatra Centennial with active celebrations all year long. Recorded in 1967, The World We Knew features 'Drinking Again,' a song considered one of Sinatra's best from the '60s.

    1. The World We Knew (Over and Over)
    2. Somethin' Stupid
    3. This Is My Love
    4. Born Free
    5. Don't Sleep in the Subway
    6. This Town
    7. This Is My Song
    8. You Are There
    9. Drinking Again
    10. Some Enchanted Evening
    Frank Sinatra
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  • At The Sands At The Sands Quick View

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    At The Sands

    Sinatra at the Sands is a 1966 live album by Frank Sinatra, accompanied by Count Basie and his orchestra, conducted and arranged by Quincy Jones, recorded live at the Copa Room of the Sands Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.


    It was Sinatra's first live album to be commercially released, and contains many definitive readings of the songs that are most readily associated with Sinatra.

    LP 1
    1. Come Fly With Me
    2. I've Got A Crush On You
    3. I've Got You Under My Skin
    4. The Shadow of Your Smile
    5. Street of Dreams
    6. One For My Baby (And One More For the Road)
    7. Fly Me To the Moon
    8. One O'Clock Jump
    9. The Tea Break (monologue)
    10. You Make Me Feel So Young


    LP 2
    1. All of Me
    2. The September Of My Years
    3. Get Me To the Church On Time
    4. It Was A Very Good Year
    5. Don't Worry 'Bout Me
    6. Makin' Whoopee! (instrumental)
    7. Where or When
    8. Angel Eyes
    9. My Kind of Town
    10. A Few Last Words (monologue)
    11. My Kind of Town (reprise)

    Frank Sinatra
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  • September Of My Years September Of My Years Quick View

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    September Of My Years

    180 Gram Vinyl Housed in a Gatefold Jacket


    50th anniversary reissue and part of the 2015 Sinatra Centennial celebration. Contains "It Was A Very Good Year." Won Grammy for Album of the Year (1966), beating out Help! by the Beatles. 180 gram vinyl. Also available on vinyl: Ultimate Sinatra, A Man And His Music and Sinatra '65.

    1. The September Of My Years
    2. How Old Am I?
    3. Don't Wait Too Long
    4. It Gets Lonely Early
    5. This Is All I Ask
    6. Last Night When We Were Young
    7. The Man In The Looking Glass
    8. It Was A Very Good Year
    9. When The Wind Was Green
    10. Hello, Young Lovers
    11. I See It Now
    12. Once Upon A Time
    13. September Song
    Frank Sinatra
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  • She Shot Me Down She Shot Me Down Quick View

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    She Shot Me Down

    She Shot Me Down is Frank Sinatra's last great album, a dark, brooding record of saloon songs delivered with an understated authority by Sinatra. Arranged and conducted by Gordon Jenkins and produced by Don Costa, the record largely consists of contemporary material, including five that were basically tailored for Sinatra. It's a dense, moody record that works spectacularly -- Sinatra's vocals are more alive and rich in detail than on Trilogy, and the concept is more concise and well-executed. She Shot Me Down might not consist of the classic saloon songs, but it has that feeling more than any of his other albums.


    - Stephen Thomas Erlewine (All Music Guide)

    1. Good Thing Going (Going Gone)
    2. Hey Look, No Cryin'
    3. Thanks For The Memory
    4. A Long Night
    5. Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)
    6. Monday Morning Quarterback
    7. South - To A Warmer Place
    8. I Loved Her
    9. Medley: The Gal That Got Away / It Never Entered My Mind
    Frank Sinatra
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  • Great Songs From Great Britian Great Songs From Great Britian Quick View

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    Great Songs From Great Britian

    Sinatra Sings Great Songs From Great Britain is an album by Frank Sinatra, arranged by Robert Farnon, recorded in London in 1962. It was released on LP in Great Britain, but not in the United States. It was released in the U.S. on compact disc in the early 1990's.
    1. The Very Thought of You (Ray Noble)
    2. We'll Gather Lilacs in the Spring (Ivor Novello)
    3. If I Had You (Jimmy Campbell, Reginald Connelly, Ted Shapiro)
    4. Now Is the Hour (Maewa Kaihan, Clemnet Scott, Dorothy Stewart)
    5. The Gypsy (Billy Reid)
    6. Roses of Picardy (Frederic E. Weatherly, Haydn Wood)
    7. A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square (Eric Maschwitz, Manning Sherwin)
    8. A Garden in the Rain (James Dyrenforth, Carroll Gibbons)
    9. London by Night (Carroll Coates)
    10. We'll Meet Again (Hughie Charles, Ross Parker)
    11. I'll Follow My Secret Heart (Noël Coward)
    Frank Sinatra
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    Strangers In The Night

    Newly Remastered On 180 Gram Vinyl


    2015 marks the Frank Sinatra Centennial with active celebrations all year long. Strangers In The Night marked Sinatra's return to the top of the Billboard chart in 1966 with a balance of big band and pop hits.

    1. Strangers in the Night
    2. Summer Wind
    3. All or Nothing at All
    4. Call Me
    5. You're Driving Me Crazy!
    6. On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever)
    7. My Baby Just Cares for Me
    8. Downtown
    9. Yes Sir, That's My Baby
    10. The Most Beautiful Girl in the World
    Frank Sinatra
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  • Watertown Watertown Quick View

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    Watertown

    Watertown is a 1969 studio album by the American singer Frank Sinatra. In a series of soliloquies, the nameless narrator tells his heartbreaking story of personal loss; His wife has left him and their two boys for the lure of the big city. Watertown was produced and co-written by Bob Gaudio, one of four members of the 1960s pop vocal group The Four Seasons. The songs were co-written by Jake Holmes. It is the only album Sinatra ever voiced over pre-recorded orchestral tracks.
    1. Watertown
    2. Goodbye (She Quietly Says)
    3. For a While
    4. Michael & Peter
    5. I Would Be in Love (Anyway)
    6. Elizabeth
    7. What a Funny Girl (You Used to Be)
    8. What's Now Is Now
    9. She Says
    10. The Train
    Frank Sinatra
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    That's Life

    Reached #4 On The Billboard Album Chart



    That's Life (Reprise, 1966, 50th Anniversary in 2016, features his signature title track, which peaked at #4 on the Billboard singles chart, while the album reached #6 on the album chart.)

    1. That's Life
    2. I Will Wait For You
    3. Somewhere My Love (Lara's Theme)
    4. Sand And Sea
    5. What Now My Love

    6. Winchester Cathedral
    7. Give Her Love
    8. Tell Her (You Love Her Each Day)
    9. The Impossible Dream (The Quest)
    10. You're Gonna Hear From Me
    Frank Sinatra
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  • This Time I'm Swingin' (Awaiting Repress) (On Sale) This Time I'm Swingin' (Awaiting Repress) (On Sale) On Sale Quick View

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    This Time I'm Swingin' (Awaiting Repress) (On Sale)


    Numbered Limited Edition 180g LP from Mobile Fidelity


    Legendary Crooner Backed by Orchestra Conducted by Nelson Riddle


    1960 Capitol Album of Then-Recent and Classic Standards Arguably Martin's Most Timeless Set: MoFi Edition Includes Bonus Track Ain't That a Kick in the Head


    Mastered from the Original Master Tapes: No Martin Album Sounds Like This


    Dean Martin was always at his best when he sounded effortless, when the singing required no exertion-just the same amount of investment required to order a martini. Confident, refined, breezy, and easygoing, this 1960 Capitol album epitomizes the crooner's charm. In pairing with arranger and Frank Sinatra right-hand-man Nelson Riddle, Martin strikes all the right notes on this collection of then-recent and retro standards.


    Mastered from the original master tapes and pressed at RTI, Mobile Fidelity's 180g LP gets inside the core being of Martin's impeccably smooth, relaxed singing by presenting every phrase, dip, and inflection with lifelike realism. The LP does similar wonders for Riddle's backing orchestra. Horns teem with punch and midrange; rhythms possess incredible pacing; strings saunter and float. No Martin album has ever sounded like this. Mobile Fidelity also secured the rights to a bonus track, Ain't That a Kick in the Head, left off the album and released as a single in order to promote the movie Ocean's Eleven.


    While Martin enjoyed his biggest commercial success at Reprise, the aptly titled This Time I'm Swingin' is considered by many critics and vocal-pop fans to be his finest studio hour. He approaches each song with supreme confidence and debonair control, never overreaching his limits or breaking a sweat. Here, he more than lives up to his nickname: The King of Cool. Charismatic, assured, and note-perfect, the album belongs alongside any of the period sets cut by his pal and once-and-future labelmate Sinatra. No wonder that his most recognized hit, the aforementioned and included "Ain't That a Kick in the Head," was actually cut at these sessions.


    Riddle's expert ordering of the charts and direction of horns, strings, and piano equates to jazz and swing genius. Brass blows hard and strong during breaks, calm down for verses during which slinky 88s and swaying strings join the dance, and then rise up, the mix elegantly performed and irresistibly catchy. If you're not snapping your fingers and instantly transported to a swank nightclub within the first few passages of the opening "I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me," check your system's setup.


    Yet Martin is the real star. Hearing him handle such classics as the devotional "I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face," upbeat "You're Nobody 'Til Somebody Loves You," hopeful "Someday (You'll Want Me to Want You)," bluesy "You're Mean to Me," and clever "Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone" with such aplomb-and now, in such ravishing detail-will remind you why you love music, and why nothing of this ilk will likely ever be made again.


    Martin convincingly conveys the mood each song demands, but a sense of optimism, playfulness, and feel-good romance pervade this stylish effort. If you are a fan of real singing and emotional crooning, you cannot live without this analog edition. A veritable gem.


    This title is not eligible for further discount.

    1. I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
    2. True Love
    3. You're Nobody 'Til Somebody Loves You
    4. On the Street Where You Live
    5. Imagination
    6. (It Will Have to Do) Until the Real Thing Comes Along
    7. Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
    8. I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face
    9. Someday (You'll Want Me to Want You)
    10. Mean to Me
    11. Heaven Can Wait
    12. Just In Time
    13. Ain't That a Kick in the Head
    Dean Martin
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