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Necessary Evil by Laura Ainsworth

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Album Title: Necessary Evil
Label: Self Produced
Released: 2013


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Fiona's Comments

Vintage lounge jazz from a poker voice with some nice sax moments.

About the Album

Title track of Laura Ainsworth's critically-acclaimed second CD, produced and arranged by pianist Brian Piper, with a host of top-name Texas jazz players. With her "nu-vintage" style, Laura combines the classic big band/lounge jazz style of her late father, renowned saxophonist Billy Ainsworth, with unique and modern touches of her own.


Laura Ainsworth
voice / vocals

Date featured

August 21, 2013

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