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s i m p ly g a i n s b o u r g Serge Gainsbourg 3CDs from the genius of chanson / SIMPTNCD001 / 3CD TIN

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Serge Gainsbourg began his career as the enfant terrible of French chanson and later became one of the world’s most revered artists. Here we present a selection of the early work which provided the blueprint for his dazzling career.

FEATURING / La Femme Des Uns Sous Le Corps Des Autres, Douze

Belles Dans La Peau, Cha Cha Cha Du Loup, Le Poinçonneur Des Lilas, Requiem Pour Un Twister

s i m p ly b r e l Jacques Brel 3CDs OF ESSENTIAL SONGS / SIMPTNCD002 / 3CD TIN

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Jacques Brel was one of the most influential singer songwriters who ever lived. A purveyor of beautifully theatrical songs, he started his career in Belgium and France and later became a global superstar. Here we present 3CDs of his early tracks, including the haunting ‘Ne Me Quitte Pas’.

FEATURING / Au Printemps, Ne Me Quitte Pas, La Valse À Mille Temps, Grand Jacques (C’est Trop Facile), C’est Comme Ça, Madeleine

s i m p ly e l l a Ella Fitzgerald 3CDs from the queen of jazz / SIMPTNCD003 / 3CD TIN

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Ella Fitzgerald wowed audiences with her three octave range and purity of tone. A skilled interpreter of the Great American Songbook, she was often referred to as the ‘First Lady Of Song’ or the ‘Queen Of Jazz’. The incredible songs on these 3CDs show exactly why she was so popular.

FEATURING / It’s Only A Paper Moon, I’ve Got The World On A String, Happy Talk, How High The Moon?, Baby It’s Cold Outside

s i m p ly e d i t h p i a f Edith Piaf 3CDs from the little sparrow / SIMPTNCD004 / 3CD TIN

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Édith Piaf is without doubt the most famous chanteuse ever to walk the earth. With her unique singing style and indomitable spirit, she was affectionately known as ‘The Little Sparrow’. Here we present 60 tracks from her prime as France’s finest musical export.

FEATURING / Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien, La Vie En Rose, Mon Légionnaire,

La Fête Continue, L’Accordéoniste, Bravo Pour Le Clown, Les Trois Cloches


s i m p ly n i n a s i m o n e Nina Simone 3CDs from the HIGH priestess of soul / SIMPTNCD005 / 3CD TIN

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Nina Simone was simply one of the greatest jazz singers ever to grace a stage. She began her career as a classical pianist and it was this discipline that infused her work with a sound that was distinctly hers. This collection of live and studio recordings conveys the emotion and talent that made her one of the most extraordinary artists of the 20th Century.

FEATURING / My Baby Just Cares For Me, He’s Got The Whole World In His Hands, Don’t Smoke In Bed, African Mailman

s i m p ly j o h n n y c a s h Johnny Cash 3CDs of ESSENTIAL SONGS / SIMPTNCD006 / 3CD TIN

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Johnny Cash is one of the most important American musicians of all time. As a country artist he dominated the genre before expanding his repertoire to embrace rock & roll, blues, folk and gospel. This collection features his classic recordings for the legendary Sun label.

FEATURING / I Walk The Line, Give My Love To Rose, Folsom Prison Blues, Get Rhythm, Sixteen Tons, Ring Of Fire, Hey, Good Lookin’

s i m p ly s i n at r a Frank Sinatra 3CDs of ESSENTIAL SONGS / SIMPTNCD007 / 3CD TIN

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Frank Sinatra was one of the most enduring stars of his time. As an actor, singer and performer he set the benchmark for all who came after him. Here we present 60 fabulous songs from ‘Ol’ Blue Eyes’ himself.

FEATURING / Come Fly With Me, You’re Nobody Till Somebody Loves You, I Get A Kick Out Of You, All Of Me, Stella By Starlight, My Funny Valentine

s i m p ly m i l e s d av i s Miles Davis 3CDs from the king of jazz / SIMPTNCD008 / 3CD TIN

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Miles Davis was a mercurial genius, a restless and endlessly inventive performer, composer and bandleader. Davis singlehandedly changed the course of jazz on more than one occasion, and this collection gathers an essential selection of some of his gorgeous, inspiring and ground breaking work.

FEATURING / So What, Summertime, I Loves You Porgy, Freddie Freeloader, It Ain’t Necessarily So, It Could Happen To You


s i m p ly c o o l j a z z various 3CDs from the finest jazz artists / SIMPTNCD009 / 3CD TIN

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Cool Jazz arose following the Second World War, with a more relaxed tempo and lighter tone than its predecessor, Bebop. It was this accessible approach that earned it fans everywhere, who appreciated its laid-back tunes and smooth delivery. Here we present 3CDs of Cool Jazz from some of its greatest interpreters including Miles Davis, John Coltrane and Stan Getz.

FEATURING / Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Mel Tormé, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Bob James, Mark Murphy, Count Basie, Stan Getz

s i m p ly c h a n t e u r s various 3CDs from France’s finest male singers / SIMPTNCD010 / 3CD TIN

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Simply Chanteurs brings together some of France and Belgium’s most prestigious male singers. Including the cool vocal stylings of Serge Gainsbourg, Sacha Distel, Jacques Brel and Johnny Hallyday, this 3CD set is essential listening.

FEATURING / Serge Gainsbourg, Charles Aznavour, Johnny Hallyday, Yves Montand, Jacques Brel, Sacha Distel, Léo Ferré, Gilbert Bécaud

s i m p ly c i n é m a d u m o n d e various 3CDs of essential film music / SIMPTNCD011 / 3CD TIN

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Simply Cinéma du Monde features 3CDs of stylish music from European cinema and beyond. Featuring classic selections by Jeanne Moreau, Sacha Distel and the glorious Brigitte Bardot, and English language film score gems from Henry Mancini, John Barry, Elmer Bernstein and more, this collection is a First Class trip through the world of film music.

FEATURING / La Dolce Vita, Black Orpheus, Jules Et Jim, Une Femme Est Une Femme, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, The Third Man

s i m p ly f r e n c h c o o l various 3CDs of pure French chic / SIMPTNCD012 / 3CD TIN

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Simply French Cool brings together 60 of the most sultry French-language songs ever recorded. Delivered by the likes of Serge Gainsbourg, Brigitte Bardot and Sacha Distel, this collection shows why France is one of the most stylish countries in the world.

FEATURING / Françoise Hardy, Serge Gainsbourg, Jacques Brel, Dalida, Brigitte Bardot, Georges Brassens, Johnny Hallyday, Patachou, Jacqueline François


The Simply Tins range brings together great artists, cool music, sophisticated design and stylish packaging. Each CD is packaged in a cardboard wallet and the 3CD sets are presented in a contemporary metal tin, which is substantial yet compact. | Great Artists | Cool Music | Contemporary Design | Stylish Tin Packaging

SIMPTNCD001

SIMPTNCD005

SIMPTNCD09

SIMPTNCD002

SIMPTNCD006

SIMPTNCD010

SIMPTNCD003

SIMPTNCD007

SIMPTNCD011

SIMPTNCD004

SIMPTNCD008

SIMPTNCD012

Serge Gainsbourg Simply Gainsbourg Jacques Brel Simply Brel

Ella Fitzgerald Simply Ella Édith Piaf Simply Édith Piaf

Nina Simone Simply Nina Simone Johnny Cash Simply Johnny Cash Frank Sinatra Simply Sinatra

Miles Davis Simply Miles Davis

Various Simply Cool Jazz Various Simply Chanteurs Various Simply Cinéma Du Monde Various Simply French Cool


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Simply Tins catalogue 2014