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Recent releases from singers Madeleine Peyroux and Barbara Morrison, saxophonists Joshua Redman and Eric Alexander, and a surprise cover from a 1980s teen icon.

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Sunday Kind of Love

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Singer Barbara Morrison revisits 1940s classics associated with Duke Ellington and Billie Holiday on her latest release.

Madeleine Peyroux pays tribute to the country-and-western recordings of Ray Charles, saxophonist Joshua Redman offers up his first all-ballads CD, and Barbara Morrison covers two 1940s standards on this new-releases edition of Afterglow, topped off by a back-to-the-future concluding set from 1980s icons Bryan Ferry and actress Molly Ringwald.

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Pretty Girl
Charles Lloyd/Jason Moran — Hagar's Song (ECM, 2013)
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Pretty Girl
Charles Lloyd/Jason Moran — Hagar's Song (ECM, 2013)
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Take These Chains From My Heart
Madeleine Peyroux — The Blue Room (Decca, 2013)
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I Can't Stop Loving You
Madeleine Peyroux — The Blue Room (Decca, 2013)
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Central Park West
Eric Alexander — Touching (HighNote, 2013)
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Mr. Lucky
Harold Mabern — Mr. Lucky (HighNote, 2013)
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I'm Just a Lucky So-and-So
Barbara Morrison — A Sunday Kind Of Love (Savant, 2013)
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Good Morning Heartache
Barbara Morrison — A Sunday Kind Of Love (Savant, 2013)
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Stop This Train
Joshua Redman — Walking Shadows (Nonesuch, 2013)
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Let It Be
Joshua Redman — Walking Shadows (Nonesuch, 2013)
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Slave To Love
Bryan Ferry Orchestra — The Jazz Age (BMG, 2013)
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Don't You Forget About Me
Molly Ringwald — Except Sometimes (Concord, 2013)
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