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Diane Hubka: Goes to the Movies

Packing together a disparate assortment of movie tunes isn’t exactly a novel idea, but Diane Hubka, whose decision to “go Hollywood” on disc was prompted by her recent move from East Coast to West, does manage to inject some originality into the mix. Working with some of the left coast’s top players, including regular Tierney Sutton collaborator Christian Jacob on piano, Carl Saunders on trumpet and flugelhorn, Joe LaBarbera on drums, Chris Colangelo on bass and Larry Koonse on guitar, Hubka demonstrates her own western leanings, echoing “cool school” songbirds Chris Connor, June Christy and Bev Kenney as she explores Tinseltown territory both familiar and obscure.

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