Radio Picture - Duo | Greater London, London
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This stylish music duo creates conceptual artistic experiences that sit somewhere between a yearning for nostalgia and a sense of timelessness.
Stripped down to a striking simplicity, their authentic sound subjugates and haunts through its raw interpretations of songs from the golden era of jazz.
Singer Bahia Pierce infuses the melodies and stories with her soulful voice and playful self-assurance, while musician and creative force Jake Morgan accompanies Bahia with his rhythmic mix of gypsy jazz and folk style guitar.
La Vie En Rose Who Loves You My Favourite Things
Les Amoureux Des Bancs Public Yesterdays You Belong To Me
La Javanaise Blue Heaven Cry Me A River
Good Morning Heartache He's Funny That Way Lets Call The Whole Thing Off
La Mer Someone to Watch Over Me You Bett ... er Go Now
Why Don't You Do Right The Autumn Leaves Straighten Up And Fly Right
D'ont Explain Corcovado Them Their Eyes
Gloomy Sunday What a Little Moonlight Can Do Hello Dolly
They Can't Take That Away From Me I C'ant Get Started Summertime
On The Sentimental Side Night And Day All Of Me
Russian Lullaby Edelweiss Fly Me To The Moon
I Wish I Had You Something To Do With Spring My Man
Undecided Honeysuckle Rose Nature Boy
When I Get Low I Get High You'll Have To Swing It (Mr Paganini) What A Wonderful World
My Heart Belongs To Daddy Imagination Fever
Plus Bleu Que Tes Yeux Darktown Strutter's Ball Lets Do It
You Go To My Head The Way You Look Tonight What A Little Moonlight Can Do
Sous Le Ciel de Paris Love and Kisses
Cheek To Cheek My Funny Valentine
Why Try To Change Me Now I get Along Without You Very Well
Lonesome Town Parlez-Moi D'amour
These Foolish Things You Let Me Down
I'm Yours Guilty
Yearning Mack The Knife
Big Boy Blue I'm Gonna Lock My Heart
I'll Chase The Blues Away Sugar
Them Their Eyes I'll Be Seeing You
Crazy He Calls Me Lullaby Of Birdland
I Love You (For Sentimental Reasons) The Very Thought Of You
Time On My Hands Georgia On My Mind
Lets Dream In The Moonlight I've Got A Date With A Dream
They Say This Year's Kisses
I Must Have That Man Sun Showers
Would You Like To Take A Walk I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues
I'll Look Around When A Woman Loves A Man
It's Too Hot For Words Easy Living
I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me Lets Dream In The Moonlight
Without Your Love On The Sunny Side Of The Street
That Ole Devil Called Love Autumn In New York
A Fine Romance If You Were Mine
Easy To Love I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
I Cover The Waterfront Fools Rush In
I Was Born When You Kissed Me
In 2015, Bahia and Jake lay the beginnings of the musical duo Radio Picture. Their common passion for woodland walks, atmospheric settings, and nostalgic imagery seeps through their musical experiments and makes their performances at once intimate and universal. After a spell of performances at Pop-Up Vintage Fairs throughout 2016, the duo is invited to play at Victualler Wine Bar in Wapping by dance choreographer and sculptor, Peter Wissmann. At the beginning of 2017, the duo performs with great success in Berlin, gaining great acclaim and a warm reception from the audience across the city. V
... enues like The Night Jar (Old Street), the Thames Boat Show (Henley), and an opening gig for the Philippe Pfeiffer Jewellery store in Spitalfields, build their growing popularity "as club performers and background ambient music" and cement their increased visibility within London’s musical space. Right now, Radio Picture is planning a small European tour scheduled to start in the summer of 2019, which will also form the subject of a documentary feature.
Of Argentinian and Canadian descent, singer Bahia Pierce begins her solo musical career in 2004 in her hometown, Montreal. In 2005 she works with internationally acclaimed producer Daniel Lanois (U2, Bob Dylan, Peter Gabriel) in L.A, recording the music for Temps Dur, a French Canadian television production. Following one of her radio performances on TVA Canada, Daniel Lanois states in a live interview that "it is very rare to hear a voice like Bahia’s." Thereupon she performs at MIDEM, the renowned music industry showcase in Cannes, as one of eight Canadian artists selected among musicians from over 90 countries.
From a young age, Bahia gains extensive experience whilst working as a session singer and performing in jazz clubs and cafés in her native Montreal. After meeting Keith Aspden, former Talk Talk manager, in 2010, Bahia decides to follow her musical path to London, where she continues to experiment with different songs and styles of folk, blues, country, and jazz to further develop her voice. In 2013 she rediscovers her love for classical music while stumbling across a little church in Hampstead Village - Heath street Baptist choir). In the summer of 2014, across a crowded pub on a(music night) or (open mic?) in London’s Camden Town, she spots Jake Morgan, a British musician, and songwriter, and becomes instantly and irrevocably drawn to his grounding presence and reassuring smile.
Jake’s musical career stretches across more than 15 years, during which time he performs around the globe as a solo artist, including the UK, Europe, and Australia. In 2012, Jake creates The Raven Band with musician friends from Birmingham's live music scene. After a good run of live shows including Nozstock, the Hidden Valley Festival 2012, the band part ways when Jake leaves the Birmingham area. Further collaborations include co-writing and recording the earnest Camden Town song with Australian bluesman Somerset Barnard and Irish singer-songwriter Pete Doolan, planned for release in 2019 on Somerset’s traveling collaborations album. His latest album Siso, released in 2018, is available on all major digital and streaming musical platforms.
Reviews (2 Reviews)
Pop Up Vintage Fairs
Jewelry Store openings - Pfeiffer Jewellery Ltd
Regular performances at Nightjar, jazzclub/speakeasy- https://www.barnightjar.com
Weddings based in the UK & Switzerland
Henley Thames Boat show - 2017
Live performances in various different jazz clubs and cafes in Berlin Kreuzberg
Art Exhibitions - UK & Berlin
Jazz clubs/venues in Berlin
Gerard Uhlig - Cafe Einstein - https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gerald_Uhlig
Maxine Stonehill - Pop Up Vintage Fair - https://popupvintagefairs.co.uk/about/
Phillip Pfeiffer - Pfeiffer Jewellery Ltd - http://www.philippepfeiffer.com
NightJar London Jazz Bar/ Venue - Regular Performances - https://barnightjar.com
Robyn Vickers - https://www.robynvickers.net
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