Eugenie Jones | Black Lace Blue Tears

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Black Lace Blue Tears

by Eugenie Jones

"This is an impressive debut recording" Down Beat Magazine. "Here’s a warm-toned vocalist that shows an excellent hand at composing as well." Jazz Weekly. "..has a voice that covers words like pieces of silk covering precious stones." The Stranger
Genre: Jazz: Mainstream Jazz
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  Song Share Time Download
1. A Good Day
5:06 $0.99
2. Can You Dance?
4:38 $0.99
3. Take 5
5:02 album only
4. All the King's Men
6:03 $0.99
5. So Hard to Find
3:46 $0.99
6. Black Lace Blue Tears
4:25 $0.99
7. Perfect
4:42 $0.99
8. I Want One
4:51 $0.99
9. In a Shot of Tequila or Two
4:43 $0.99
10. My Funny Valentine
5:10 album only
11. Sat-Day Night Blues
3:52 $0.99
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Album Notes
"On her debut album, Black Lace Blue Tears, Jones flexes all of her creative muscles assembling nine originals and interpreting two standards, all at a high level. ...Jones proves she can compose in any vocal idiom infused with jazz, as shown on the Bacharach/David-tinged "A Good Day" or the Stevie Wonder-inspired "Can You Dance?" "All The Kings Men" possesses an "Angel Eyes" quality, minor key and smoky, while the title cut reflects Linda Ronstadt.

Jones' interpretation of Paul Desmond's "Take Five" uses the lyrics written by Dave and Iola Brubeck. She removes the odd meter element, smoothing the piece with a warm and liquid delivery. "My Funny Valentine" holds up well to her interpretation, surely the trillionth performance of such. Jones is both daring and naive to cover the time-honored ballad but capably pulls it off because of her sheer and fearless talent. It is difficult to hear Black Lace Blue Tears as a debut recording because of its refinement. It should be interesting to see how Jones develops from here." All About Jazz/C. Michael Bailey



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