Barb Jungr

Born: May 9, 1954    Primary Instrument: Vocalist

Barb Jungr

After an extraordinarily successful 2010, with her new CD The Men I Love released on Naim Label, appearances on NY1 and BBC Breakfast TV, a sellout tour of Australia, several highly praised shows in New York, and performances for the first time in St Louis, Cleveland and San Francisco, Barb Jungr is celebrating 2011 with touring the UK with a new live Dylan collection, reforming Girl Talk with Mari Wilson and Gwyneth Herbert, and collaborating again with Kuljit Bhamra and Simon Wallace on Durga Rising.

With rave reviews internationally and two New York awards (2008 Nightlife Award for Outstanding Cabaret Vocalist and Best International Artist 2003 Backstage Award), Barb Jungr is renowned for her unique vocal style, approach to arrangements and interpretation of song. Her acclaimed releases on Linn Reords and Naim Label, and “revelatory” live performances have brought her to the world stage and revealed her to be one of Europe's most exciting voices....
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””Barb Jungr has that Joni Mitchell hipness. Her interpretation of new standards are like vocal poetry.” St Joseph News USA”

”Bob Dylan, jazz, northern soul, Nina Simone and continental Europe's cabaret music perform a subtle dance in singer Jungr's consciousness...” The Guardian

“astute...simmering....intelligent” --The Sunday Times

“Magnificent ...Jungr's voice is truly a thing of wonder” --The Daily Express

Man In The Long Black Coat, Barb Jungr sings Bob Dylan (Linn Records, AKD 386, 2011)
The Men I Love, The New American Songbook (NAIMCD144, 2010)
Just Like A Woman, Hymn To Nina, Barb Jungr Sings Nina Simone (Linn Records, AKD 309, 2008)
Walking In The Sun (Linn Records AKD 283, 2006)
Love Me Tender (Linn Records AKD 255, 2005)
Waterloo Sunset (Linn Records AKD 222, 2003)
Every Grain Of Sand (Linn Records AKD 187, 2002)
Chanson, The Space In Between (Linn RecordsAKD 129, 2000)
Bare (Irregular Records IRR 039, 1999)
Bare Again (ZC Music Group, ZC9010, 2008)
Durga Rising(Keda Records, 2011)

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