Category Archives: Music

FG.fm: If You Love Me (Really Love Me) – Brenda Lee

Gent takes you back to 1961 and spins the Brenda Lee classic, If You Love Me (Really Love Me) from her Emotions album. Brenda Lee is an American performer who sang rockabilly, pop and country music, and had 37 US chart hits during the 1960s, a

FG.fm: If You Love Me (Really Love Me) – Brenda Lee

Gent takes you back to 1961 and spins the Brenda Lee classic, If You Love Me (Really Love Me) from her Emotions album. Brenda Lee is an American performer who sang rockabilly, pop and country music, and had 37 US chart hits during the 1960s, a

Deixa – Vinicius de Moraes, Odette Lara & Baden Powell

The poet/performer Vinicius de Moraes and the vocalist Odette Lara collaborated on the self-titled album.  Friend and legendary Brazilian musician, Baden Powell also contributed his immense talent to the effort. Powell orchestrates the interplay of verses and choruses between Vinicius

Deixa – Vinicius de Moraes, Odette Lara & Baden Powell

The poet/performer Vinicius de Moraes and the vocalist Odette Lara collaborated on the self-titled album.  Friend and legendary Brazilian musician, Baden Powell also contributed his immense talent to the effort. Powell orchestrates the interplay of verses and choruses between Vinicius

The Whisky Cafe – ‘Round About Midnight

Reposted from August 2011 TFG Journeys takes you to the Whisky Club located in the Yotsuya district of  Tokyo, Japan. It was a rainy Thursday September afternoon and I had just arrived via bullet train from Kyoto to Tokyo Shinjuku

The Whisky Cafe – ‘Round About Midnight

Reposted from August 2011 TFG Journeys takes you to the Whisky Club located in the Yotsuya district of  Tokyo, Japan. It was a rainy Thursday September afternoon and I had just arrived via bullet train from Kyoto to Tokyo Shinjuku

Tokyo: I Wonder If You Know

Reposted from October 2010 I recently took a 10-day trip to Japan.  During my trip I visited Tokyo, Nara, Kyoto and Hakone.  In each destination I traveled to it became apparent that the Japanese have a strong affinity cars.  

Tokyo: I Wonder If You Know

Reposted from October 2010 I recently took a 10-day trip to Japan.  During my trip I visited Tokyo, Nara, Kyoto and Hakone.  In each destination I traveled to it became apparent that the Japanese have a strong affinity cars.  

João Gilberto – A Primeira Vez (1961)

The year is 1961 and João Gilberto sings about the first time he encountered her. Translation: The first time I met you I entertained the illusion of being happy I was sad, smiled caught in the pine and sang I made

João Gilberto – A Primeira Vez (1961)

The year is 1961 and João Gilberto sings about the first time he encountered her. Translation: The first time I met you I entertained the illusion of being happy I was sad, smiled caught in the pine and sang I made

Cesária Évora

Cesária Évora – Saudade

We present the ‘Barefoot Diva’, Cesária Évora.  She is best known for her music of the Morna and Coladeira genres. We will surely miss her. Learn more about Cesária Évora at The Paris Review.

Cesária Évora

Cesária Évora – Saudade

We present the ‘Barefoot Diva’, Cesária Évora.  She is best known for her music of the Morna and Coladeira genres. We will surely miss her. Learn more about Cesária Évora at The Paris Review.

Forgotten Gent: Air New Zealand All Blacks Boeing 777-300ER

We’re Boeing fans, and we’re proud to admit it.  Whether it’s the Boeing Queen, Triple, or Dream, we love them all.  That said, we could not be more pleased to see, and present to you, this video of an Air

Forgotten Gent: Air New Zealand All Blacks Boeing 777-300ER

We’re Boeing fans, and we’re proud to admit it.  Whether it’s the Boeing Queen, Triple, or Dream, we love them all.  That said, we could not be more pleased to see, and present to you, this video of an Air