Shopping Cart

0 Items in Cart
Love Me Tender

Barb Jungr

Love Me Tender

...unique versions of Elvis Presley songs
BKD 255 (Linn Records)
Bookmark and Share

Compact Disc

$20.00

Studio Master

FLAC 24bit 96kHz 1,184.0MB $24.00

Studio Master

ALAC 24bit 96kHz 1,246.4MB $24.00

CD Quality

FLAC 16bit 44.1kHz 271.1MB $13.00

CD Quality

ALAC 16bit 44.1kHz 281.2MB $13.00

MP3

MP3 320k 44.1kHz 137.6MB $11.00
Prices shown in US Dollars



Listen

Tracks: Listen and Download

Format
Track Time Listen
1
Love Letters Straight From Your Heart

Love Letters Straight From Your Heart

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Adrian York, Thangam Debbonaire
Writer E. Heyman, Victor Young
Arranger Adrian York
03:13 Play $1.70
2
Heartbreak Hotel

Heartbreak Hotel

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Adrian York, William Jackson
Writer E. Heyman, Victor Young
Arranger Adrian York
04:04 Play $1.70
3
Long Black Limousine

Long Black Limousine

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Jonathan Cooper, Thangam Debbonaire
Writer Bobby George, Vern Stovall
Arranger Jonathan Cooper
04:21 Play $1.70
4
Wooden Heart

Wooden Heart

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Jonathan Cooper, Thangam Debbonaire
Writer Traditional, Bert Kaempfert, Kay Twomey, Benjamin Weisman, Fred Wise
Arranger Jonathan Cooper
03:07 Play $1.70
5
Are You Lonesome Tonight

Are You Lonesome Tonight

Soloist Barb Jungr 
Band Adrian York
Writer Lou Handman, Roy Turk
Arranger Adrian York
07:59 Play $3.40
6
Kentucky Rain

Kentucky Rain

Soloist Barb Jungr 
Band Adrian York, Mario Castronari
Writer Dick Heard, Eddie Rabbitt
Arranger Adrian York
04:48 Play $1.70
7
In The Ghetto

In The Ghetto

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Adrian York
Writer Mac Davis
Arranger Adrian York
03:40 Play $1.70
8
Love Me Tender

Love Me Tender

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Adrian York
Writer Vera Matson/Elvis Presley
Arranger Adrian York
05:26 Play $3.40
9
Always On My Mind

Always On My Mind

Band Barb Jungr
Guest Artist Jonathan Cooper
Writer Johnny Christopher, Mark James, Wayne Carson Thompson
Arranger Jonathan Cooper
05:05 Play $3.40
10
I Shall Be Released

I Shall Be Released

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Miriam Teppich, Dominika Rosiek, Rebecca Brown, Thangam Debbonaire 
Writer Bob Dylan
Arranger Jonathan Cooper
05:33 Play $3.40
11
Tomorrow Is A Long Time

Tomorrow Is A Long Time

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Thangam Debbonaire, Rebecca Brown
Guest Artist Jonathan Cooper 
Writer Bob Dylan
Arranger Jonathan Cooper
05:58 Play $3.40
12
Looking For Elvis

Looking For Elvis

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Adrian York, Mario Castronari, Rebecca Brown 
Writer Barb Jungr, Adrian York
Arranger Adrian York
03:45 Play $1.70
13
Peace In The Valley

Peace In The Valley

Soloist Barb Jungr
Band Mari Wilson, Ian Shaw, Adrian York
Writer Rev. Thomas A. Dorsey
03:01 Play $1.70
Total Running Time 60 minutes Purchase all tracks 
$13.00 
Prices shown in US Dollars

An uncharted journey into the King's legacy from the undisputed queen of song-styling.

Originally released in 2005 Love Me Tender has been re-issued as part of Linn's ECHO series which offers a second chance to enjoy the best of the label's award-winning catalogue.

Download includes - cover art, inlay, booklet

‘Presley's lush sentimentality goes out of the window: in its place is an art-song sensibility tinged with cultured R&B.' The Sunday Times

‘One of Europe's most intriguing and intelligent interpreters of the contemporary song.' Jazz at Ronnie Scott's

‘You'll find a depth in these songs never previously imagined.' Time Out

‘Jungr could teach Madonna a thing or two about how to convey sensuality through words alone.' The Times

Some of the greatest song writing talents of the fifties, sixties and seventies wrote for the legendary singer Elvis Presley. Barb Jungr, regarded as Britain's foremost chansonnier and song stylist takes these songs and embarks on a journey through love, loneliness, obsession and finally, faith. Love Me Tender is a tribute to Elvis Presley in the real sense of the word. She is not impersonating him. These tracks are real covers - deconstructions and reinterpretations - making the listener forget the original. Love Me Tender falls into the dark sound world usually inhabited by Nick Cave and Tom Waits; unforgettable and highly original.

View the booklet in full here.

Introducing Linn's ECHO Series
01 September 2014
Discover the albums and artists you missed first time round.
more >>

Barb Jungr returns to the Edinburgh Fringe
31 July 2012
Hear her live at The Queen's Hall
more >>

Barb Jungr plays in 4 major US cities
25 November 2010
tour kicks off on 28th November
more >>

Barb Jungr premieres her new show in New York
03 March 2009
Barb makes her Cafe Carlyle debut
more >>

Barb Jungr on the IOS Hot List
16 February 2009
Barb is 'hot' in 2009
more >>

There is 1 customer recommendation - Read >>

Please Login or Register to write a customer recommendation.
SA-CD.net
4 Stars
'...the performance is mesmerizing'
more >>

Cover Me Songs
'A dusky gem.'
more >>

The Telegraph
4 Stars
"Communicating real, heart-felt emotion is what this cabaret singer is all about."
more >>

Audiophile Audition
Done with such raw emotion, that I can't visualize it being sung by Elvis.
more >>

O's Place Newsletter
Jungr pays homage to the King.
more >>

Live Review
Very special.
more >>

High Fidelity
The technical side is awe inspiring, while it enhances the musical content.
more >>

AudioEnz - New Zealand
The recording is superb - of demonstration quality.
more >>

The Singer
Paring his greatest hits down to their bare essentials
more >>

The Scotsman
An article by Barb Jungr.
more >>

Daily Express
A must-have. ****
more >>

Record Collector
An adroit interpreter of the songs of others.
more >>

HMV Choice
Widely regarded as Britain’s most gifted song stylist
more >>

The Times
Jungr could teach Madonna a thing or two about how to convey sensuality through words alone.
more >>

All Music Guide
Another exquisite, at times astonishing, album from Miss Jungr.
more >>

The Stage
Rendering it anew in such a startlingly personal way that it is utterly reinvigorated
more >>

www.backstage.com
Major talent here, folks.
more >>

Bloomberg News
If you've ever wondered how an artist can transform your view of a song, catch Jungr in concert.
more >>

Time Out
You'll find a depth in these songs never previously imagined.
more >>

Whitstable Times
A different kind of tribute to the King
more >>

Yorkshire Post
She makes them sound as if they were written just for her.
more >>

Jazz at Ronnie Scott's
One of Europe's most intriguing and intelligent interpreters of the contemporary song.
more >>

The Sunday Times
An art-song sensibility tinged with cultured R&B.
more >>

Arts East
Britain’s leading chansonnier.
more >>

30 September 2016 to 30 September 2016
England
Fleece Jazz, Stoke by Nayland


02 October 2016 to 02 October 2016
England
Orange Tree Theatre, Richmond


22 October 2016 to 22 October 2016
England
The Old Town Hall Arts Centre, Hemel Hempstead


25 October 2016 to 25 October 2016
England
Annie’s Jazz Thorpe Hall Golf Club, Southend


26 October 2016 to 26 October 2016
England
Fundraiser for Community Hall, Brighton
with Claire Martin

29 October 2016 to 29 October 2016
England
The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre Company, Havant


11 November 2016 to 11 November 2016
England
Cinnamon Club at The Firs, Bowdon Altrincham Cheshire WA14 2TQ
Come Together - Barb Jungr and John McDaniel perform the Beatles

12 November 2016 to 13 November 2016
England
The Swan, 1 The Square, Dobcross, Oldham OL3 5AA England United Kingdom
Come Together - Barb Jungr and John McDaniel perform the Beatles

14 November 2016 to 14 November 2016
Europe
Bar Jeder Vernunft, Schaperstraße 24, 10719 Berlin, Germany Europe
Come Together - Barb Jungr and John McDaniel perform the Beatles

17 November 2016 to 17 November 2016
England
The Assembley Rooms, Preston Street Faversham England United Kingdom
Come Together - Barb Jungr and John McDaniel perform the Beatles

18 November 2016 to 18 November 2016
England
Ropetackle Arts Centre, High St, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 England United Kingdom
Come Together - Barb Jungr and John McDaniel perform the Beatles

19 November 2016 to 19 November 2016
England
The Astor Theatre, Stanhope Rd, Deal CT14 6AB England United Kingdom
Come Together - Barb Jungr and John McDaniel perform the Beatles

20 November 2016 to 20 November 2016
England, London
Live at Zedel - 7pm & 9.30pm, 20 Sherwood St, Soho, London W1F 7ED England United Kingdom
Come Together - Barb Jungr and John McDaniel perform the Beatles

28 November 2016 to 28 November 2016
North America
Birdland, 315 W 44th St, New York NY 10036, USA
That's Life - Barb Jungr and John McDaniel

16 December 2016 to 16 December 2016
England
New Greenham Arts, Greenham Business Park 113 Lindenmuth Way, Newbury RG19 6HN England United Kingdom
Barb Jungr’s Christmas