cabaret

Liza Minnelli Tried to Recreate the Magic of Cabaret with ‘New York, New York’

Liza Minnelli Tried to Recreate the Magic of Cabaret with ‘New York, New York’

New York, New York is the kind of album that Liza Minnelli would excel at because it leaned into her old-fashioned tendencies instead of turning away from them.

Cabaret Jazz Artist Annabelle Chvostek Dons a ‘String of Pearls’

Cabaret Jazz Artist Annabelle Chvostek Dons a ‘String of Pearls’

Like a real String of Pearls, the effect of cabaret jazz singer Annabelle Chvostek’s album is more impressive than each gem.

Will Wood Works His Madcap Magic on “BlackBoxWarrior – OKULTRA [Live in Studio]” (premiere)

Will Wood Works His Madcap Magic on “BlackBoxWarrior – OKULTRA [Live in Studio]” (premiere)

Mixing characteristic singer-songwriter refinement with wacky orchestral flair, "BlackBoxWarrior - OKULTRA" demonstrates what makes Will Wood's The Normal Album so praiseworthy.

BAERS Debut the Cabaret Pop of “Augen Zu”

BAERS Debut the Cabaret Pop of “Augen Zu”

BAERS are a new pop-rock band out of Germany that marry cabaret-esque vocals to funky bass, hook-filled hummable choruses, and a dash of Weimar flair on "Augen Zu".

What the Song Asks For: An Interview with Barb Jungr

What the Song Asks For: An Interview with Barb Jungr

Barb Jungr reflects on what draws her to Bob Dylan and Jacques Brel's music, and the creative approaches taken to their work on her new album, Bob, Brel, & Me.

Barb Jungr Finds Fresh Depths in the Work of Musical Legends in ‘Bob, Brel & Me’

Barb Jungr Finds Fresh Depths in the Work of Musical Legends in ‘Bob, Brel & Me’

In her recent performance at the Southbank Centre, Barb Jungr shared perfect material for her own genre-defying artistry in the works of Bob Dylan and Jacques Brel.

Marc Almond: Shadows and Reflections

Marc Almond: Shadows and Reflections

The maestro interpreter's album of '60s covers is tailor-made for him, but less deference and more daring could have made it better than it is.
Barb Jungr: My Funny Valentine: Songs for the Wild At Heart, Purcell Room, London

Barb Jungr: My Funny Valentine: Songs for the Wild At Heart, Purcell Room, London

What better way to spend Valentine's night than in the company of the amazing Barb Jungr, singing songs of love and loss?

The World/Inferno Friendship Society: Addicted to Bad Ideas: Peter Lorre’s Twentieth Century