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The Tierney Sutton Band – The Sting Variations (2016) [ProStudioMasters 24-96]

The Tierney Sutton Band – The Sting Variations (2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96kHz | Time – 66:48 minutes | 1,37 GB | Genre: Jazz
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download – Source: ProStudioMasters |  Front Cover | © BFM Jazz
Recorded: May 1 & 2, 2015, Sear Sound Studios, NYC

One of the strengths of vocalist Tierney Sutton and her long time team of Christian Jacob/p, Kevin Axt-Trey Henry/b and Ray Brinker/dr is that they know how to select themes for their projects. Sutton and company have successfully created homages to Sinatra, Joni Mitchell and even the American Folk Book. This time around, she focuses on the pen of Gordon Matthew Thomas Summer, aka “Sting”, with material from The Police and solo career joining together through the puree of Sutton’s deliver.

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Steve Turre – Colors for the Masters (2016) [ProStudioMasters 24-96]

Steve Turre – Colors For The Masters (2016) 
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time – 60:51 minutes | 1,13 GB | Genre: Jazz
Studio Master, Official Digital Download – Source: ProStudioMasters | Front Cover | © Smoke Sessions Records

Trombonist Steve Turre has quietly become an eminence grise of mainstream jazz, a veteran with unerring instincts who brings elegance, bluesiness, and rhythmic sophistication to just about everything he touches. That shows clearly on his new album “Colors for the Masters” were he teams up with a dream rhythm section of legendary elders, each of whom shaped the trombonist’s distinctive voice: pianist Kenny Barron, bassist Ron Carter and drummer Jimmy Cobb.

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Slayer – Reign In Blood (1986/2015) [ProStudioMasters 24-192]

Slayer – Reign In Blood (1986/2015)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/192 kHz | Time – 28:26 minutes | 1,16 GB | Genre: Metal
Studio Master, Official Digital Download – Source: ProStudioMasters | Artwork: Front cover | © American Recordings

Slayer’s 1986 album Reign In Blood marks the band’s first in a long series of records produced by Rick Rubin, who took the group to a new level of success and brought them international critical acclaim. Now considered one of the most influential thrash metal albums ever released, Kerrang! magazine included Reign In Blood at number 27 on its list of the 100 greatest heavy metal albums of all time and Rolling Stone’s readers named it the sixth best metal album in history.

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Dinara Klinton – Liszt: Transcendental Studies, S139 Nos. 1-12 (2016) [ProStudioMasters 24-96]

Franz Liszt – Transcendental Studies, S139 Nos. 1-12 – Dinara Klinton (2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time – 01:07:14 minutes | 992 MB | Genre: Classical
Studio Master, Official Digital Download – Source: ProStudioMasters | Digital Booklet | © Genuin Classics
Recorded: Mendelssohn-Saal, Gewandhaus Leipzig, Germany, June 2–4, 201

What if you did not know anything about this artist, who has devoted her second CD to Franz Liszt’s unbelievable “Études d’exécution transcendante”? Would that make any difference when you hear this new GENUIN CD? Young pianist Dinara Klinton’s playing sweeps over us like a force of nature, amazes her listeners and inspires them with enthusiasm. It seems that jury members from over a dozen international competitions have felt the same way, otherwise Dinara Klinton would not have won them all… Go ahead and hear for yourself – but make sure you hold onto your seat!

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Joao Gilberto & Stan Getz – Getz , Gilberto ’76 (2016) [ProStudioMasters 24-96]

João Gilberto & Stan Getz – Getz/Gilberto ’76 (2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96kHz  | Time – 50:35 minutes | 1,12 GB | Genre: Jazz
Official Digital Download – Source: ProStudioMasters | Digital Booklet | © 2xHD

Having reunited for 1976’s The Best of Two Worlds, saxophonist Stan Getz and Brazilian singer/guitarist João Gilberto celebrated the album’s release with a week of shows at San Francisco’s Keystone Corner. Marking over a decade since the pair had made history with 1964’s landmark Getz/Gilberto album, the shows, which took place between May 11-16, 1976, would prove one of the rare times they appeared live together. Resonance Records’ 2016 album, Getz/Gilberto ’76 (and the separate release Moments in Time), documents these shows via live recordings made by Keystone Korner club owner Todd Barkan.

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Ryan Adams & The Cardinals – Follow The Lights (2007/2014) [ProsStudioMasters 24-88.2]

Ryan Adams & The Cardinals – Follow The Lights (2007/2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/88,2 kHz | Time – 31:08 minutes | 633 MB | Genre: Rock, Alternative
Studio Master, Official Digital Download – Source: ProStudioMasters | Artwork: Front cover | © Lost Highway Records

Ryan Adams released this EP only a few months after his album Easy Tiger, considered by many critics to be his best. It’s a mixed bag of three original songs and four live studio recordings including a cover of the grunge classic Down in a Hole by Alice in Chains. This 2007 record was released in the UK under the title Everybody Knows.

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Ryan Adams – Love Is Hell (2003/2014) [ProsStudioMasters 24-96]

Ryan Adams – Love Is Hell (2003/2014) 
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time – 01;07:39 minutes | 1,37 GB | Genre: Rock, Alternative
Studio Master, Official Digital Download – Source: ProStudioMasters | Artwork: Front cover | © Lost Highway Records

Love Is Hell is the fifth studio album by alternative country artist Ryan Adams, released on May 4, 2004. The album was originally released as two EPs, Love Is Hell pt. 1 and Love Is Hell pt. 2, at the insistence of Lost Highway, who deemed that the album was not commercially viable. A full-length version of the album was released when the EPs proved to be more of a commercial success than anticipated.

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Queen – Greatest Hits (1981/2016) [ProStudioMasters 24-96]

Queen – Greatest Hits (1981/2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96 kHz | Time – 58:09 minutes | 1,17 GB | Genre: Rock
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download – Source: ProStudioMasters | Front Cover | © Hollywood Records

This record-breaking 1981 greatest hits package from Queen has sold over 25 million copies worldwide, ranking it among the most successful albums in music history. It has also become the biggest selling album of all time in the UK with sales exceeding six million copies, now owned by an estimated one in three families. While the song selection varied from country to country upon initial release, this version corresponds to the original 17 track British edition.

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Richard Thompson – Amnesia (1988/2016) [ProStudioMasters 24-96]

Richard Thompson – Amnesia (1988/2016) 
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time – 43:47 minutes | 960 MB | Genre: Rock
Studio Master, Official Digital Download – Source: ProStudioMasters | © Capitol Records
Recorded: 1988 at Sunset Sound, Los Angeles and Konk Studios, London

Released in 1988, Amnesia is the second album Richard Thompson recorded in Los Angeles with producer and keyboardist Mitchell Froom. Backing Thompson’s characteristic vocals and stunning fretwork are some of the finest musicians in the industry, including bassists Tony Levin and Jerry Scheff and drummers Mickey Curry and Jim Keltner.

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Dvorak, Marquez, Estacio – From the New World – Youth Orchestra of the Americas, Jean-Pascal Hamelin (2010) [ProStudioMasters DSF DSD64/2.82MHz]

Dvorak, Marquez, Estacio – From the New World – Youth Orchestra of the Americas, Jean-Pascal Hamelin (2010)
DSD64 (.dsf) 1 bit/2,8 MHz | Time – 59:08 minutes | 2,36 GB | Genre: Classical
Official Digital Download – Source: ProStudioMasters | Digital Booklet | © Fidelio Music

The Youth Orchestra of the Americas is made up of talented musicians, from 18 to 28 years old, carefully selected to represent 22 countries in North, South and Central America. Under the inspired and dynamic direction of the young Quebec conductor Jean-Pascal Hamelin, they offer us a refreshing version of Dvořák’s Ninth Symphony, also known as the New World Symphony. This is followed by the irresistible, “Danzón number 2″, a nostalgic yet lively piece by Mexican composer Arturo Marquez. The CD ends with a dazzling “Bootlegger’s Tarentella” by Canadian composer John Estacio.

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