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Thomas, Irma

Overview
Works: 283 works in 493 publications in 3 languages and 5,777 library holdings
Genres: Rhythm and blues music  Blues (Music)  Music  Jazz  Zydeco music  Christmas music  Musical films  Documentary films  Concert films  Live sound recordings 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Composer, Interviewee
Classifications: ML200.8.N48, 782.421643
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Irma Thomas
Publications by Irma Thomas
Most widely held works by Irma Thomas
Our New Orleans 2005 by Allen Toussaint( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 386 libraries worldwide
A collection of jazz, blues, and assorted popular music
Holidays rule ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
A deliciously diverse collection of seasonal music featuring 17 all-new recordings, including pop phenoms fun., the legendary Paul McCartney, indie-pop luminaries the Shins, Americana favorites the Civil Wars, adored singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright (with Sharon Van Etten), playful popsters Fruit Bats, and more!
After the rain by Irma Thomas( Sound Recording )
12 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 293 libraries worldwide
The Soul Queen of New Orleans brings her rich and resonant vocals to a surprisingly varied set of songs
Treme. music from the HBO original series ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
Features music from the first season of the HBO series Treme, the hit show about a New Orleans neighborhood of musicians, chefs, and ordinary New Orleanians who rebuild their lives, homes, and unique culture after Hurricane Katrina
Simply grand by Irma Thomas( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and German and held by 221 libraries worldwide
" ... Sophisticated presentations of emotion ..."--Downbeat
Music from the HBO original series Six feet under. Everything ends ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Sing it! by Marcia Ball( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 1998 in 4 languages and held by 181 libraries worldwide
From the Big Apple to the Big Easy : NYC's concerts for the Gulf Coast ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
New York City's live concert to support the long-term relief and rebuilding efforts following Hurricane Katrina. Show-stopping performances by New Orleans musical legends and many of music's biggest names
The musical mojo of Dr. John : celebrating Mac & his music by John( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
New Orleans, music in exile ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Examines how, in the weeks and months following the Hurricane Katrina disaster of 2005, New Orleans musicians attempted to re-establish the Big Easy's music scene. Features interviews and performances of Dr. John, Irma Thomas, Cyril Neville, Marcia Ball, Kermit Ruffins, Cowboy Mouth, and the Iguanas. Discusses the shock, sorrow, and courage the musicians experienced as they struggled to return to their homes, rebuild their careers, and revive their community
Hellhounds on my trail : the afterlife of Robert Johnson by Robert Johnson( visu )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Heartfelt tribute to the influential and legendary bluesman Robert Johnson. Includes commentary about the man and his music, along with musical performances which took place in Cleveland, Ohio during a weeklong group of events dedicated to the artist
My heart's in Memphis : the songs of Dan Penn by Dan Penn( Sound Recording )
10 editions published in 2000 in 4 languages and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Rounder Records' 40th anniversary concert ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
One of America's premier independent music labels celebrates 40 years with a concert featuring performances from Bela Fleck, Steve Martin, Robert Plant, Alison Krauss, and more
The soul queen of New Orleans 50th anniversary celebration by Irma Thomas( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Irma Thomas, the reigning Soul Queen of New Orleans, celebrates 50 years as a recording artist, fully half of them spent as one of the most significant names on the Rounder Records roster. This collection brings together many of the best songs from her Rounder years, as well as three brand new tracks
Putumayo presents rhythm & blues ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Features first generation soul legends and rising stars of the retro R & B revival. Rhythm & Blues features songs by other contemporary artists including British musician James Hunter, who blends intricate guitar licks with an Otis Redding-like wail on "'Til Your Fool Comes Home." On "100 Days, 100 Nights," Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings deliver a deeply stirring performance that reflects the pain of the lyrics. The Quantic Soul Orchestra mixes rhythm and blues with elements of reggae and Latin jazz in their cover of the Marion Black classic "Who Knows." Jazz and blues vocalist Catherine Russell and New York collective Cracked Ice round out this collection of rhythm and blues that is "guaranteed to make you feel good."
The Rough guide to blues revival ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
From Africa to the Chicago, and everywhere in between, several of today's most innovative artists show that the spirit of the blues is alive and well all over the world. Includes a second CD with tracks from Samba Toure
The story of my life by Irma Thomas( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Sweet soul queen of New Orleans : the Irma Thomas collection by Irma Thomas( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Louisiana ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Mardi Gras in New Orleans by Professor Longhair( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Erma Thomas
Irma Thomas Amerikaans muzikante
Irma Thomas amerikansk sångare och musiker
Irma Thomas amerikansk sanger og musiker
Irma Thomas amerikansk songar og musikar
Irma Thomas cantante statunitense
Irma Thomas chanteuse de rhythm'n'blues et de soul music
Irma Thomas US-amerikanische Blues-, Soul- und Gospel-Sängerin
ایرما توماس موسیقی‌دان و خواننده آمریکایی
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Languages
English (66)
German (4)
Dutch (1)
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