CDs and MP3s

Links below each album listing will take you to MP3s or CDs.

Uptown

Uptown (2018) - This is my latest album. Twelve original jazz and blues songs written, performed and produced by me. I'm playing all of the instruments (piano, organ, bass, guitar, and drums) and singing. Titles: "It Ain't What It Ain't," Let's Just Talk About You," "I'm Travelin' On," "Sittin In The Shade," "Uptown," "Just We Two," "Lucky In Love," "Cool Blue," "My Muse," "But I Was Thinking Of You," "It Must Be Love," and "Between 5th & 6th."

Click Here: Available as digital download, CD, and Autographed CD (includes digital download)


 


 

"The Wayback Machine"

"The Wayback Machine, songs from the birth of jazz & blues" - (2012) This is my collection of early standards. "St. Louis Blues," "Jelly Roll Blues," "Way Down Yonder in New Orleans," "Avalon," "Down by the Riverside," "Lil' Liza Jane," "The World is Waiting for the Sunrise," "Limehouse Blues," "Careless Love," "Deep River"

Performed by Peter Hostage

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"American Standard Blue"



"American Standard Blue" (2008) - Standards and blues classics. "Bye Bye Blackbird," "Your Mind Is On   Vacation,"  "How Deep is the Ocean?," "Come Rain Or Come Shine," "I'm Just A Lucky So and So," "I'd Rather Drink Muddy Water," "Blues Skies," "What Is This Thing Called Love?," "Girl Talk," "That Lucky Old Sun," Without A Song."

Featuring Paul Marcantonio, drums; Blake Newman, bass; Janusz Kowalski, tenor sax; Don Heald, trumpet; Alec Spiegleman, bari sax.

 

"Swingin' the Blues"


"Swingin' the Blues" - The Peter Hostage Situation - (2004) Featuring my 9 piece swing band. "Whammer Jammer,' "Back To Boston," "Wrap Around Shades," "Small Talk," "Raggedy Ann," "The Rest of My Life," "Everybody Was Hangin' Out," "Blue-Eyed Blonde," "That Train," "Swingin' the Blues," "The Blue Zone"

With Paul Marcantonio, dr.; Blake Newman, bs.; Richard Gardzina, ten. sax; Sean Berry, ten.sax; Pat Loomis, alto sax; Jeff Hoyt, tpt.; Bobby Gallegos, tpt.; Russell Jewel, tbone.

Except for "Whammer Jammer," all are Peter Hostage compositions.

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"Do That!"


"Do That!" - The Peter Hostage Trio - (1999) - "Do That," "Double Up," "No Way Out," "Even When I'm All Alone," "3AM," "The Mystery," "As A Matter of Fact," "Staring in the Face of the Blues," "La Nina," "She Loves the Sun"

with Craig Whitaker, bass and Shawn Meehan, drums.
All songs are Peter Hostage original compositions.

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"Motion"

"Motion" (1986) - My first album of original "blue-eyed soul,"  with my 5 piece band. "Don't Wake Me Up," "The End of a Love Affair," "Motion," "I Don't Need A Reason," "Heaven Only Knows," "No Way To Say," "Right Away," "The Bass Line," "Let It Out," " Working Overtime."

With Roy Reed,  keys and mallets; Ernie Sola, saxes; Chris Anderson, bass; Lowell Webber, drums.

Available as MP3; soon will be available again as LP.