Tag - Ray Charles

Midsomer Murders Set 18 DVD

Headsup: Nothing Spreads Like...

There’s a lot of stuff that comes out all the time, and the companies are want your attention and mostly…your coin. But, you know, it’s your coin and you have to take care where you spend it. With these posts we try to take...

Win Ballad in Blue on DVD!

So this may be the first time this has hit DVD. I couldn’t find any others and I hadn’t heard of it before. It’s Ray Charles in Ballad in Blue, out from Lionsgate under their Music Makers banner. Couldn’t find a...

Win Willie Nelson and Wynton Marsalis Play...

It’s Willie Nelson and Wynton Marsalis Play the Music of Ray Charles. This was recorded live at Jazz at Lincoln Center as a tribute to Charles–fifteen songs plus Norah Jones shows up at one point. It’s out from A&E...

Win The Willie Nelson Special on DVD!

Nice television special here from 1985 with Willie Nelson (performing standards like “On the Road Again” and “Always On My Mind”) and then Ray Charles shows up for stuff like “Georgia On My Mind” and...

The Best of The Johnny Cash TV Show 1969-1972 DVD cover art

The Best of The Johnny Cash Show

Well, Chazzie award-winner Johnny Cash was (and is) a musical legend. He’s like the country version of Joe Cocker in that he can cover just about any damn song he pleases and it works. And right before I was spawned, he hosted a...

Ray Charles and the Blues Brothers

Ray Charles With the Blues Brothers:...

From the badassery of the last musical snippet to this, because as long as we’re talking musical numbers from classic films, it’s hard to outshine The Blues Brothers. This clip does leave out the scene before it, which has one of...