Articles Tagged with: Spirit in the Room

Tom Jones Happy to be Back in Abu Dhabi

September 17th, 2013 | By TomJones

Tom Jones is back in his element. The 73-year-old Welsh legend is happy to be back on stage after completing his second season as a mentor on The Voice UK. He explains watching all these young things perform onstage during the show gave him the itch to get back on the road. “I enjoy doing [...]

The Power and Magnificence of Sir Tom Jones – Yahoo Music Live Session & Interview

June 21st, 2013 | By TomJones

51-v1AbOBnL._SL500_AA300_In the ranks of contemporary music, there are precious few whose status is such that they have been awarded a literal knighthood from the Queen for the services they have rendered.
For that matter, there are perhaps even fewer whose live performances have consistently featured enraptured women tossing their undergarments toward the stage.
And even fewer of them have the voice—and the charisma—of legendary singer Tom Jones.

Re-Broadcast of Tom Jones on NPR’s World Cafe

June 11th, 2013 | By TomJones

51-v1AbOBnL._SL500_AA300_ The World Cafe will be broadcasting Tom’s session on Thursday, June 27th, 2013.

Tom Jones live from WXPN’s Non COMMvention at World Cafe Live

June 10th, 2013 | By TomJones

Watch Tom’s preformance during WXPN’s Non-COMMvention at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia on Thursday, May 16, 2013. He performed songs from his new album, Spirit In The Room. Tom Jones live from WXPN’s Non COMMvention at World Cafe Live from WXPN FM on Vimeo. The World Cafe will be broadcasting this session again on Thursday, [...]

Spirit In The Room: A Conversation with Tom Jones – The Huffiungton Post

April 22nd, 2013 | By TomJones

A Conversation with Tom Jones Mike Ragogna: Tom, welcome. Tom Jones: Thanks, mate! MR: You have a new album, Spirit In The Room, on which you take songs by artists such as Bob Dylan, Paul Simon and you make them your own. How did you choose this batch? TJ: Well, first of all, I wanted [...]

Tom Jones shakes his soul with fresh ‘Spirit’ – LA Times Interview

April 22nd, 2013 | By TomJones

The new album ‘Spirit in the Room’ finds pop music’s quintessential sex symbol giving his powerful voice over to the tender side. Tom Jones sits in a cozy booth along one wall of a favorite Beverly Hills restaurant. At 72, his curly hair and neatly manicured mustache and goatee are more salt than pepper after [...]

Tom Jones talks blues, roots music and latest album, Spirit In The Room with Music Radar

March 28th, 2013 | By TomJones

“Tennessee Ernie Ford doing Catfish Boogie… records like that were the start of rock ‘n’ roll” Tom Jones talks blues, roots music and his new album, Spirit In The Room “The album reminds me of all the stuff I listened to when I was growing up in Wales,” says Tom Jones of Spirit In The [...]

Free Download of ‘Hit Or Miss’!!

March 27th, 2013 | By TomJones

51-v1AbOBnL._SL500_AA300_If you look to the right of this post you will see that we are giving away a free mp3 download of the superb ‘Hit Or Miss’, taken from ‘Spirit In The Room’. This is to celebrate a one month countdown until Spirits release in the US. [...]

Tom Jones and a towering “Tower of Song” – The Clinch Review

February 21st, 2013 | By TomJones

51-v1AbOBnL._SL500_AA300_ Scheduled for release on April 23rd in the U.S. (on Rounder Records) is a new album from Tom Jones, titled Spirit in the Room. It was released on the other side of the pond last year. I confess I’ve only just become aware of it, and that was through my encountering on YouTube the video for Tom Jones’ rendition of Leonard Cohen’s great old tune “Tower of Song,” which is the first track on the album.

The Sunday Times 100 Best Records of The Year

December 10th, 2012 | By TomJones

51-v1AbOBnL._SL500_AA300_The Sunday Times Culture Magazine posted their 100 Best Records of the Year yesterday (09/12/12) and we are more than happy to report that ‘Spirit In The Room’ came in at Number 12 (out of 20) in their Rock and Pop category. [...]