LINN RECORDS

JAZZ & POPULAR MUSIC ARTISTS

BIG SCREEN David Newton, piano - Tom Farmer, bass - Matt Skelton, drums
“Big Screen is a new trio with an enviable pedigree created with the brief to play music from the movies.”
AKD 504 Cover AKD 504 : TAKE ONE [CD]

LIANE CARROLL
“While you're grateful for one, possibly two heart-stopping moments on your average CD, with a Liane Carroll album you soon lose count.” JAZZWISE
AKD 533 Cover AKD 533 : SEASIDE [CD]

AMY DUNCAN with Fiona Rutherford, Ted Ponsonby, Calum Malcolm, Robert McFall, Brian Schiele, Sue-a Lee, Liam Bradley
“Ms Duncan's voice is used to good effect throughout with a style that varies between an endearing mature warmth to a sort of childlike innocence…” - BLUESBUNNY REVIEW
AKD 437 Cover AKD 437 : CYCLES OF LIFE [CD]

RAY GELATO GIANTS swing band
“…exuberant, happy music … the kind of thing to get the feet tapping” - GRAMOPHONE
BKD 034 CoverBKD 034 : FULL FLAVOUR [echo Series CD]
AKD 524 CoverAKD 524 : WE'VE GOT A WORLD THAT SWINGS [CD] with Claire Martin

BARB JUNGR vocal
The kind of voice that many more should get around to hearing. - MOJO
AKD 222 CoverAKD 222 : WATERLOO SUNSET [SACD/HDCD]
AKD 255 CoverAKD 255 : LOVE ME TENDER [SACD/HDCD]
AKD 283 CoverAKD 283 : WALKING IN THE SUN [SACD/HDCD]
AKD 309 CoverAKD 309 : JUST LIKE A WOMAN (HYMN TO NINA SIMONE) [SACD/HDCD]
AKD 530 CoverAKD 530 : SHELTER FROM THE STORM [CD]

CAROL KIDD vocal
The best kept secret of British jazz. - FRANK SINATRA
AKD 377 CoverAKD 377 : TELL ME ONCE AGAIN [SACD/HDCD]

FIONA MACKENZIE vocal
AKD 307 CoverAKD 307 : ELEVATE [SACD/HDCD] with Colum Malcolm, Brian Ó hEadhra, Stuart McCredie, Quee McArthur, Dave Stewart, Mairi Campbell, Matt Backer & Julien Argüelles

GILL MANLY vocal
A rich-voiced and expressive singer.   Her choice of material is typically enterprising. - THE OBSERVER
AKD 328 Cover AKD 328 : WITH A SONG IN MY HEART [SACD/HDCD]

CLAIRE MARTIN vocal
The Madonna of British jazz. - THE SUNDAY TIMES
AKD 018 Cover AKD 018 : THE WAITING GAME [CD] with Jim Mullen guitar Clark Tracey drums
AKD 021 CoverAKD 021 : DEVIL MAY CARE [CD] with Jim Mullen guitar Clark Tracey drums
AKD 028 CoverAKD 028 : OLD BOYFRIENDS [CD] with Steve Melling piano Clark Tracey drums
AKD 046 CoverAKD 046 : OFF BEAT [CD] with Gareth Williams piano Clark Tracey drums
AKD 046 CoverBKD 046 : OFF BEAT [echo series CD] with Gareth Williams piano Clark Tracey drums
AKD 066 CoverAKD 066 : MAKE THIS CITY OURS [CD] with Gerard Presencer flugel horn Gareth Williams piano
AKD 137 CoverAKD 137 : TAKE MY HEART [SACD/HDCD] with Noel Gallagher guitar
Available as CD only on AKD 093 : TAKE MY HEART [HDCD] with Noel Gallagher guitar
AKD 093 CoverBKD 093 : TAKE MY HEART [echo series CD] with Noel Gallagher guitar
AKD 177 CoverAKD 177 : EVERY NOW & THEN - THE VERY BEST OF CLAIRE MARTIN [HDCD]
AKD 394 CoverAKD 394 : TOO DARN HOT! [CD] with Gareth Williams piano Clark Tracey drums
AKD 246 CoverAKD 246 : SECRET LOVE [SACD/HDCD] with Sir Richard Rodney Bennett piano Clark Tracey drums
AKD 260 CoverAKD 260 : WHEN LIGHTS ARE LOW [SACD/HDCD] with Sir Richard Rodney Bennett vocal & piano
AKD 295 CoverAKD 295 : HE NEVER MENTIONED LOVE [SACD/HDCD] with Gareth Williams piano Clark Tracey drums
AKD 316 CoverAKD 316 : PERFECT ALIBI [SACD/HDCD] with John Martyn vocals
Available as CD only on AKD 122 : PERFECT ALIBI [HDCD] with John Martyn vocals
AKD 340 CoverAKD 340 : A MODERN ART [SACD/HDCD]
AKD 359 CoverAKD 359 : WITCHCRAFT: THE SONGS OF CY COLEMAN [SACD/HDCD] with Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
AKD 423 CoverAKD 423 : TIME AND PLACE [SACD/CD] The Montpellier Cello Quartet
AKD 454 CoverAKD 454 : SAY IT ISN'T SO [CD] with Sir Richard Rodney Bennett
AKD 524 CoverAKD 524 : WE'VE GOT A WORLD THAT SWINGS [CD] with Ray Gelato

TINA MAY vocal
Tina's jazz singing continues to reach new levels of style and taste. - THE JAZZ RAG
AKD 202 CoverAKD 202 : I'LL TAKE ROMANCE [HDCD] with Scott Hamilton saxophone

THE HAFTOR MEDBØE GROUP instrumental
AKD 277 CoverAKD 277 : IN PERPETUITY [SACD/HDCD]

MARK MORAGHAN vocal
AKD 277 CoverAKD 345 : MOONLIGHT'S BACK IN STYLE [SACD/HDCD]

SARAH MOULE vocal
Honeyed in sound, subtle in timing and pitch, shrewd in weighting the music with meaning. - THE GUARDIAN
AKD 239 Cover AKD 239 : SOMETHING'S GOTTA GIVE [SACD/HDCD] with Simon Wallace piano Jim Mullen guitar

MAEVE O'BOYLE piano
“…   When she sang you could have heard a pin drop.” - DAILY RECORD
AKD 318 CoverAKD 318 : ALL MY SINS [SACD/HDCD]

JUDITH OWEN vocal
Sassy and intelligent … Judith Owen is the female Randy Newman. - Jamie Cullum
AKD 299 CoverAKD 299 : HAPPY THIS WAY [SACD/HDCD]

PERFECT HOUSEPLANTS instrumental
Quirky, original and thoroughly listener-friendly. - THE OBSERVER
AKD 063 : SNAP CLATTER [CD]

IAN SHAW vocal
Shaw, already well known in comedy and theatre, is now concentrating on a career in jazz.
AKD 276 Cover AKD 276 : DRAWN TO ALL THINGS: The songs of Joni Mitchell [SACD/HDCD] with Guy Barker, Nigel Hitchcock, Tim Lapthorn, David Preston, Jim Mullen, Mark Fletcher, Simon Little & Claire Martin
AKD 311 CoverAKD 311 : LIFEJACKET [SACD/HDCD] with Guy Barker, David Preston, Mark Fletcher, Thad Kelly, Thebe Lipere, Julian Siegal, Gabriella Swallow & Liane Carroll

TOMMY SMITH saxophone
A master of mood and lyricism..exquisite on all counts. - BBC MUSIC MAGAZINE
AKD 103 CoverAKD 103 : GYMNOPÉDIE [CD] with Murray McLachlan piano
AKD 136 CoverAKD 136 : BLUE SMITH [SACD/HDCD] with John Scofield guitar James Genus bass
Available on CD only on AKD 110 : BLUE SMITH [HDCD] with John Scofield guitar James Genus bass
BKD 084 CoverBKD 084 : THE SOUND OF LOVE [Echo Series CD] with Kenny Barron piano Peter Washington bass

MARTIN SPEAKE saxophone
He has the gift of a clear alto tone to project the tune. - JAZZ REVIEW
AKD 191 CoverAKD 191 : HULLABALOO [HDCD] with John Parricelli guitar

JOE STILGOE vocal
Songs at the piano donít get much sharper than this…whether he's performing his own material or reshaping an old favourite. - THE OBSERVER
AKD 484 CoverAKD 484 : NEW SONGS FOR OLD SOULS [CD]
AKD 496 CoverAKD 496 : I LIKE THIS ONE [CD]
AKD 497 CoverAKD 497 : WE LOOK TO THE STARS [CD]
AKD 577 CoverAKD 577 : SONGS ON FILM THE SEQUEL [CD]

MARTIN TAYLOR guitar
One of the greatest and most impressive guitarists in the world. - CHET ATKINS
(Martin Taylor's) virtuoso display of solo guitar artistry is as good as it can get.   He is truly world class. - CRESCENDO & JAZZ MUSIC

BKD 022 CoverBKD 022 : RÉUNION [echo series CD] with Stephane Grappelli violin
BKD 0489 CoverBKD 048 : PORTRAITS [echo series CD]
BKD 237 CoverBKD 237 : SPIRIT OF DJANGO [Echo Series CD] with John Goldie guitar, Alec Dankworth bass, Jack Emblow accordion, Dave O'Higgins saxophone

GARETH WILLIAMS POWER TRIO piano trio
He's the embodiment of creative energy, a player with a keyboard command that's both impressive and well-directed. - JAZZWISE
AKD 326 Cover AKD 326 : SHOCK ! [SACD/HDCD]Gareth Williams, piano; with Laurence Cottle, bass; Ian Thomas, drums


VARIOUS ARTISTS
AKP 245 Cover AKP 245 : LINN ‘SELEKTIONS’ THE SURROUND SOUND VOLUME SAMPLER [SACD/HDCD]
including performances by MARTIN TAYLOR, CAROL KIDD, CLAIRE MARTIN, BARB JUNGR, SIR WILLARD WHITE, PAMELA THORBY, MAGNIFICAT, PALLADIAN ENSEMBLE, SCOTTISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA & CHORUS, ARTUR PIZARRO, SCOTTISH ENSEMBLE, SCOTTISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, NIGEL NORTH
AKP 284 Cover AKP 284 : THE SUPER AUDIO SURROUND COLLECTION VOLUME 2 [SACD/HDCD]
including performances by IAN SHAW, RICHARD RODNEY BENNETT with CLAIRE MARTIN, MARTIN TAYLOR, SARAH MOULE, GIRL TALK, BARB JUNGR, CLAIRE MARTIN, HAFTOR MEDBØE GROUP, SCOTTISH ENSEMBLE, SCOTTISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, ALISON MOTCHELL, ARTUR PIZARRO, EMMA BELL, CONCERTO CALEDONIA, ALISON McGILLIVRAY, WILLIAM CARTER and IAN BRUCE
AKP 357 Cover AKP 357 : THE SUPER AUDIO COLLECTION VOLUME 4 [SACD/HDCD]
including performances by MAEVE O'BOYLE, CLAIRE MARTIN, IAN SHAW, CARO; KIDD, GARETH WILLIAMS, MARK MORAGHAN, PAMELA THORBY, RETROSPECT TRIO, DUNEDIN CONSORT, PHANTASM, ARTUR PIZARRO, CHAMBER ORCHESTRA OF EUROPE, HEBRIDES ENSEMBLE, SCOTTISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
AKP 389 Cover AKP 389 : THE SUPER AUDIO COLLECTION VOLUME 5 [SACD/HDCD]
including performances by BARB JUNGR, WILLIAM CARTER, CAROL KIDD & NIGEL CLARK, FIONA MACKENZIE, CLAIRE MARTIN & RICHARD RODNEY BENNETT, KATHERINE BRYAN, THE PRINCE CONSORT, ARTUR PIZARRO, PAVLO BEZNOSIUK, DUNEDIN CONSORT, PHANTASM, MAGNIFICAT, PETER HARVEY, CLASSICAL OPERA COMPANY, AV1SON ENSEMBLE, RETROSPECT ENSEMBLE
AKP 408 Cover AKP 408 : THE SUPER AUDIO COLLECTION VOLUME 6 [SACD/CD]
including performances by CLAIRE MARTIN, KUNIKO, PHANTASM, DUNEDIN CONSORT, GOTLIEB WALLISCH, JAMES GILCHRIST, RETROSPECT TRIO, CLASSICAL OPERA COMPANY, RICHARD TUNNICLIFFE, APPELLA NOVA, THE AV1SON ENSEMBLE, THE PRINCE CONSORT, SCOTTISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA ENSEMBLE, MAGNIFICAT, THE SCOTTISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
AKP 537 Cover AKP 537 : THE SUPER AUDIO COLLECTION VOLUME 8 [SACD/CD]
including performances by JOE STILGOE: GOTTLIEB WALLISCH; SØNDERGÅRD & BBC NATIONAL ORCHESTRA OF WALES; INGRID FLITER; ANN MURRAY & MALCOLM MARTINEAU; SCOTTISH ENSEMBLE; JOHN BUTT; MAGNIFICAT; SCOTTISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA WIND SOLOISTS; PHANTASM; TICCIATI & SCOTTISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA; BIG SCREEN; CLAIRE MARTIN


Linn Records offers a diverse, distinctive catalogue of Jazz, Classical and Celtic music from a distinguished roster of artists.


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