Let the First Album of Your 2015 Be I’ve Been Played: Alysha Umphress Swings Jeff Blumenkrantz
December 31st, 2014
by Josh Ferri
On the Town showstopper Alysha Umphress and Tony nominated actor and composer Jeff Blumenkrantz join forces to create a wonderful and transporting swing album that allows each talent to really shine. I’ve Been Played: Alysha Umphress Swings Jeff Blumenkrantz comes out on Amazon and iTunes on January 6, and the two are getting together on January 5 at Birdland for an album release party and concert. Below, BroadwayBox dives into the beautiful album and reacts to hearing each track for the first time with an animated GIF.
1. Two Cents
2. Why Can't I Kiss You?
3. I Don’t Need Anything But You
4. I’ve Been Played
5. Mayday! M’aider!
6. Time Does Not Bring Relief
8. Steal Away
9. Spring Is Here/Spring Can Really Hang You Up the Most
10. Man in the Moon
11. You Are Never Away/Ten Minutes Ago
12. Giving Thanks
13. BONUS TRACK: You Smell So Good
Seriously, if you are looking for a one-of-a-kind New York City night, don't miss Alysha Umphress and Jeff Blumenkrantz's album release party and concert at Birdland on January 5, 2015.