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Robillard, Duke / Duke And His Dames Of Rhythm
Album:Duke And His Dames Of Rhythm Collection:Blues
Artist:Robillard, Duke Added:12/2017
Label:M.C. Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2017-12-20 Pull Date:2018-02-21 Charts:Blues
Week Ending:18 Feb11 Feb4 Feb28 Jan21 Jan14 Jan24 Dec

Recent Airplay
1.Sat, 17 Feb:byrd of paradise
blues with a feelin'
4.Sat, 27 Jan:byrd of paradise
blues with a feelin'
2.Fri, 09 Feb:Be Sharp
5.Fri, 26 Jan:Be Sharp
3.Sat, 03 Feb:byrd of paradise
blues with a feelin'
6.Tue, 16 Jan:DJ Arid & Hankinstein
Waste FM

Album Review
Reviewed 2017-12-13 
So frickin’ good. Duke’s homage to the fun and sassy music of the 1920s and 30s, featuring seriously great horns, Duke on acoustic guitar, and a rotating cast of female vocalists that keep things swinging. Part blues, part jazz, all so damned good. Every track worth a play. Great stuff, sophisticated & top notch.

1. Delicious upbeat retro swing.
2. Lush and sultry, ballad. Slow, picks up at about 1:50.
3. Slow and stylish classic, picks up and gets swinging.
4. Sexy ballad with Madeline Peyroux channeling Billie Holliday
5. Nicely swinging midtempo w/vocals by Duke.
6. Down and dirty blues ballad.
7. Midtempo love gone wrong w/great vocals & trumpet.
8. Playfully suggestive, relaxed classic.
9. Head nodding w/a hint of gypsy swing. Duke on vocals.
10. Mid/uptempo sex kitten vocals by actress Elizabeth McGovern.
11. Slow and sensual, a delicious seduction.
12. Fun & brassy upbeat jam. So good.
13. Slow at first, then into an upbeat swing. Nicely done.
14. Relaxed and fun, playful lyrics, nice arrangement.
15. Starts slow, picks up, a stylish instrumental.

Track Listing
1.From Monday On 8.My Heart Belongs To Daddy
2.Got The South In My Soul 9.What's The Reason (I'm Not Pleasin' You)
3.Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone 10.Me, Myself And I
4.Squeeze Me 11.Easy Living
5.Walking Stick 12.Was That The Human Thing To Do
6.Blues In My Heart 13.If I Could Be With You (One Hour Tonight)
7.Lotus Blossom 14.Ready For The River
 15.Call Of The Freaks