Louis Ville | “Eponyme”

Louis Ville | “Eponyme” | UbuntuFM

#Reviews #Pop #Jazz #France Louis Ville

Album review. A collage of deep thinking, deep feeling, and deep music. "Eponyme" is the latest release by Louis Ville, who has staked the roads of France and Europe with several hundred concerts.

Do you remember the time when vinyl records were mainstream, not a niche? Then you might also remember the excitement of browsing through rows upon rows of records in your local record bar. I do, I remember that time, the smell and sounds of years gone by.

Well, vinyl may have become less relevant, music, however, its significance, its function as an art form has remained unchanged. And, it is

Barry Alexander King | "Leave It All Behind"

Barry Alexander King | "Leave It All Behind" | UbuntuFM World Radio

#Releases #Pop #AdultContemporary Barry Alexander King

Album releaseBarry Alexander King has delivered an album full of top-quality songwriting, hooks, lyrics, and production. Meaningful lyrics wrapped in entertaining music.  

This English troubadour definitely shows his Irish roots and heart in all 12 tracks on this album. "Leave It All Behind" was recorded in the USA, UK, and Germany and co-produced by top guitarist Justin Lewis and Grammy award-winning producer/engineer Tony Daigle (BB.King, Mark Knopfler) in Lafayette, Louisiana. With such pedigree, it is easy to understand why this album sounds so good. 


Leah Capelle | "Giants" EP

UbuntuFM | Leah Capelle | "Giants" EP

#Releases #Pop

The highly anticipated follow-up EP "Giants" is officially dropped! In Capelle’s own words: “I want people who listen to my music to feel like they know me.

Leah Capelle is an alternative/pop/rock artist from Chicago. She has a freshness and spontaneity, instead, capable of capturing the spirit of any song with skill and grace. Leah Capelle is a rare talent.

The highly anticipated follow-up EP ‘giants’ is officially dropped September 21, 2018 globally - yes, we’re once again late to the party. In this project, Capelle delves deeply into her

Maura Shaftoe | "Make Me A Memory"

UbuntuFM | Maura Shaftoe | "Make Me A Memory"

#Releases #Pop #Jazz Maura Shaftoe

Maura’s fourth album, Make Me a Memory, invites us to be in the present moment, and to live with no regrets. Singer Songwriter Maura Shaftoe has been making beautiful noise for over twenty years.

An engaging performer who connects deeply with her lyrics and audience, she’s been compared to the grand dames of jazz – Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughn and Nina Simone – yet her versatility stretches beyond jazz, blending sounds reminiscent of Bjork and Marianne Faithful. 

Treating her voice like a rhythmic instrument, Maura weaves her intricate melodies and smoky tones through stories of love