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Any recommendations for nice female vocals please?

Discussion in 'music' started by arcam_boy, Jul 1, 2012.

  1. graystoke4

    graystoke4 pfm Member

    I know some people will disagree but get yourself some PINK,, she really does have a great voice, IMO,, it's not all loud pop,
     
  2. Gaius

    Gaius Trade: Stiletto by Tangerine

    She does have a good voice and some WILL disagree! Same for Christina Aguilera, her Stripped album is a lot more than just bubble gum pop.

    I trust the likes of Teddy Ray has the OP covered on Emmylou. :cool:
     
  3. markb65

    markb65 pfm Member

    The OP should also seek out some Nanci Griffith, I love her.

     
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  4. adoado

    adoado pfm Member

    Little Dragon with singer Yukimi Nagano
     
  5. johnfromnorwich

    johnfromnorwich even my wife noticed the dif..

    No love for Nina Nastasia on this thread? 'Dogs' is definitive. 'The Blackened Air' may even be better. Both expertly tracked to analogue tape by Mr Steve Albini.

     
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  6. Yank

    Yank Bulbous Also Tapered

    Has anyone mention Gillian Welch?
     
  7. kasperhauser

    kasperhauser pfm Member

    One would assume that because Emmylou has been recording since the 60s, and is a major-label artist, she doesn't meet his requirements for good music.

    I'll add Kim Richey to my list of recommendations. A beautiful, pure voice, and I haven't found a bad album in her output yet.

     
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  8. brad666

    brad666 pfm Member

    K d Lang
     
  9. Colinb

    Colinb pfm Member

    Vashti Bunyan
     
  10. foxwelljsly

    foxwelljsly Keep Music Vile

    See my earlier post, not sure she's 'nice', though. :)
     
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  11. foxwelljsly

    foxwelljsly Keep Music Vile

    Forgot about Meg Baird from Espers, her solo stuff may appeal to those into Karine Polwart and Sandy Denny.

     
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  12. niranhopper

    niranhopper Member

    Some of my Favourites,

    Hayley Westenra
    Shawn Colvin
    Laura Pausini (Italian)
    Katherine Jenkins
     
  13. James Evans

    James Evans Bedroom Bodger

    Kate Walsh deserves a mention.
     
  14. ports1000

    ports1000 pfm Member

    Mary Black, Loreena McKennitt, Emmylou Harris
     
  15. stephen bennett

    stephen bennett Mr Enigma

    Anyone mention Jane Silberry?

    Stephen
     
  16. RickyC6

    RickyC6 Infuriate the frog-men

    We would find it really odd if someone asked for recommendations for male vocals, wouldn't we?
     
  17. Joe Hutch

    Joe Hutch Mate of the bloke

    More specifically, 'nice' male vocals. Nick Drake's voice is quite nice.
     
  18. stephen bennett

    stephen bennett Mr Enigma

    Not me. Now if you asked for Chicken vocals........

    S
     
  19. Simonms

    Simonms Registered user

  20. Teddy Ray

    Teddy Ray pfm Member

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