Albums by Lole y Manuel

Albums by Lole y Manuel

It was many years ago--I could almost say it was a former life, but it was this life--I was living in Norway at the time listening to Nick Cave and The Bulgarian National Women's Choir, and so on, then out of the blue I came to know the music of Lole y Manuel and I finally felt that I'd discovered music that gave voice to the sensation I felt when in love.

  • 'Raices y Alas' is a truly gorgeous album. Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful! Carmen Linares performs 10 poems by Juan Ramón Jiménez over compositions by the guitar player Juan Carlos Romero. This project features the enthusiasti... 'Raices y Alas' is a truly gorgeous album. Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful! Carmen Linares performs 10 poems by Juan Ramón Jiménez over compositions by the guitar player Juan Carlos Romero. This project features the enthusiastic collaboration of the Fundación Juan Ramón Jiménez and Residencia de Estudiantes. Realised on the 50th anniversary of his death.This may be the most important tribute to Juan Ramón Jiménez in the history of Spanish flamenco vocals.

  • This one could easly be one of the top ten albums on my desert island collection. The first record by the artistic duo that was formed by Dolores Montoya and Manuel Molina in 1975. Recorded under the direction of the flamencolo... This one could easly be one of the top ten albums on my desert island collection. The first record by the artistic duo that was formed by Dolores Montoya and Manuel Molina in 1975. Recorded under the direction of the flamencologist Ricardo Pachón, this now legendary record falls within the framework of the origins of new flamenco, or flamenco fusion, in the 1970s.