Feb 19, 2016 | Post by: valerieghent No Comments

Jacques Demêtre: Hard Time Blues 1927-1960

Today is my cousin Jacques Demêtre’s 92nd birthday! Let’s celebrate with his new CD, a collection of 48 songs called “Hard Time Blues: 1927-1960”. Happy Birthday Jacques! Bon anniversaire! Je t’aime! Jacques Demêtre is a blues historian in Paris and loves the blues – am thrilled to share his newest

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Jan 02, 2016 | Post by: valerieghent No Comments

Valerie Ghent France Tour 2016

Thrilled to kick off 2016 with concerts in FRANCE! First is a 2-night, full weekend BLUES’UP music extravangaza at the renowned Théâtre Denis, alongside Marie Martin, Kams Korb & Willy Caid, and Trio Combo Brazil. Produced by BLUES’UP,  both nights will be exceptional, with guest stars and plenty of surprises!

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Dec 23, 2015 | Post by: valerieghent No Comments

In the movies with Bill Murray: A Very Murray Christmas

The news is out! After being sworn to secrecy at last we can announce! I’m thrilled to be in my first movie “A Very Murray Christmas” with Bill Murray, George Clooney, Paul Shaffer and directed by Sofia Coppola. The shoot took place last March at Astoria Film Studios and we

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Oct 03, 2015 | Post by: valerieghent No Comments

Valerie Ghent at Nick Ashford’s Nuttin but the Blues – Nov 2015

Ready to dance, party & have a great time? Back to the BLUES, baby! Book your table now! Special guests every week, including fab guitarists Felicia Collins, Jerome Buigues, Michael Hill & Blues/R&B singer Bobby Harden. Plus top vocalists Keith Fluitt & John James – what a TREAT!! Sugar Bar

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Sep 24, 2015 | Post by: valerieghent No Comments

Refrain de Mon Enfance lyrics

Here are the lyrics to my newest video, Refrain de Mon Enfance, in both French and English, as requested! Now you can sing along….! If you haven’t seen the video yet, you can watch it below. Enjoy! Refrain de Mon Enfance musique par Eugene Cavos, paroles par Nick Frionnet et

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Sep 21, 2015 | Post by: valerieghent No Comments

NEW VIDEO from Paris! Refrain de Mon Enfance

I’m delighted to announce my newest video, Refrain de Mon Enfance, a classic, beautiful French chanson written by my great-uncle, Eugène Cavos, in 1954 in Paris. The song was lost for decades and once found, magically reunited me with long-lost family in Europe. I was so moved by reconnecting with

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Aug 09, 2015 | Post by: valerieghent No Comments

Valerie Ghent Featured Artist on Argentina Radio

Wonderful news: Argentina radio station De Rock Y Freud is featuring my music on their weekly radio show for the entire year of 2015! They call it “Val’s Corner”, and play my music in every show! Previous featured artists include Frank Zappa in 2013, and Foo Fighters in 2014 –

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Jun 06, 2015 | Post by: valerieghent No Comments

France Tour 2015

Am thrilled to be back in Provence, the charmed land of sun, olives & rosé. Feels like coming home again! Thanks to Pierre Sibille and BLUESUP we have a brilliant series of concerts & recording this month. Formidable! I’ll be performing here in Provence with phenomenal musicians Pierre Sibille (keyboard,

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Mar 22, 2015 | Post by: valerieghent No Comments

New Video from Venice! Beating In My Heart

Am thrilled to share my newest video, filmed in Venice! Come with me to Venice and fall in love all over again…. make sure to watch till the very end panels to get the full story!  An intimate, romantic love song,   Valerie discovers long-lost family roots in the magical

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Dec 27, 2014 | Post by: valerieghent No Comments

Valerie Ghent on Live Song Radio

Happy New Year! Am delighted to kick off 2015 with a live radio performance & interview alongside blues piano maestro Dave Keyes on Brian Muni’s LIVE SONG RADIO! Join us Monday, January 5th, 2015 * 8-9pm on WRCR AM 1300 (Radio Rockland) Brian hosts a wonderful monthly broadcast featuring performances,

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