Mary and Richard Carpenter
Philanthropists of the Year Award - Ventura County
THE HERB ALPERT STORY
- A 4-part radio series narrated by Richard Carpenter!
aired on BBC Radio 2
Wednesdays, June 21, June28, July 5 and July 12, 2006
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Did you miss Richard's "BigL" Live Interview
You can hear the recorded interview on the BigL
Richard Carpenter LIVE on "BigL
International" (a London radio station)
via telephone from California, Thursday May 11, 4 pm PST
- Tune in online -
and go to "Listen Again"
or just click this link
- BigL International can be heard across
Britain and Europe by transmitter and satellite on Sky channel 0190.
Carpenters Gold " (Universal Music) release is set for September 27, 2005,
in a "long box", 3 cd set including: "Ticket To Ride", "Close To You", and
"Carpenters", the original first three Carpenters albums.
Japan released "22 Hits of the Carpenters, 10th Anniversary Edition"
on December 7, 2005. This releases includes a Carpenters Karaoke DVD.
Planned for June 2006 is a new box set of 3" CD singles, a real collector's
arrangement by Richard Carpenter
for t.A.T.u.'s recording of Gomenasai, the 6th track
"Yes, these best friends and musical partners
are in lock-step solidarity with one another, which is exactly what the new
album Dangerous and Moving is all about. Crafted with help various
producers, Dangerous and Moving features collaborations and guest
appearances from a handful of the pop worlds most legendary performers. Indeed,
so estimable is t.A.T.u.s pop-cultural cache, than no less an artist than Sting
plays bass on the Dave Stewart (The Eurythmics) co-penned track Friend or Foe.
As well, the albums elegant string
arrangements are provided by Richard Carpenter
(one-half of legendary 70s orchestral-pop icons The Carpenters). Here you will
find eleven powerful, passionate tracks dedicated to sharing personal truths and
expressing a fearless love of life. Dangerous and Moving is an album filled with
high-energy club tracks and sweeping ballads that will have old and new fans
alike dancing, laughing, singing, and making love."
FANS ASK - For Carpenters fans still wondering if
this site is REALLY authored by Richard Carpenter, we would like to assure you
that this website is a hands-on effort by Richard and the Webutante, and yes, Richard really does
answer the Fans Ask questions. Not only does he dictate his responses to fan
letters, he also edits text as we develop new material, and contributes
creatively to the overall project. Nothing goes on this site without Richard's