White Sails Blue Skies is a smooth jazz journey with elements of gypsy, samba, flamenco and tango fused together from a 10 year sailing odyssey on Winterhawk.
White Sails Blue Skies Crew
Matt Berry: Acoustic Guitar Tim Carter: Engineering and Mixing Tanya Dennis: Vocals, Violins, Tibetan Prayer Bowl, Castanets
Jim Ferguson: Upright Bass Scott Halgren: Piano Noah Hungate: Percussion David Martin: Nylon String Guitar and priceless creative input.
Hendrik Muerkens: Chromatic Harmonica Billy Panda: Acoustic Guitar John Richards: Electric Guitar, Nylon String Guitar Dan Sherrill: Percussion
EUROPEAN RADIO QUOTES
"Waterdance is one of those albums that come along once in a lifetime. There is not enough positive words to describe it and nothing negative, that can be said. It's EXCELLENT!"--Patrick Servanton, France.
"A soulful blend of blues, country and great songwriting."--John Melissen, President of the Dutch Country DJ Association
"I must say I really like Waterdance, it makes me almost walk on water."--Tobias Hultqvist, Radio City97 and Smalands Country Club, Sweden.
“ I would place Tanya in with the Kathy Matteas and Michelle Wrights of the industry. Tanya will do fine in New Zealand.” -Brian Weston , 99.4 Fresh FM in New Zealand
APARTMENT # 9 voted top 10
Tanya Dennis’ APARTMENT # 9 recieved airplay in Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Holland, France, Spain, Austrailia,
Scotland, New Zeland and The Netherlands.
This CD debuted in June 2004 and held positions in Stewart Cameron’s widely respected CHI HOTDISC and various other worldwide charts for well over 4 months. Chart positions for two singles simultaniousley ranged from the #3 on the CHI DISC Independant Top 10 to #15 after 11 weeks on the airwaves and finally after 28 weeks Tanya still held both positions #19 for her self penned I CANT FEEL A THING and #40 for APARTMENT #9.
Subject: "August Country Hot Disc" - A Review
"August Country Hot Disc" - A Review
Here are this month's hot tracks:
1. Tanya Dennis -"I Can't Feel A Thing", another cut from her incredible most recent release "Apt #9", Great upbeat self penned song which is great traditional country music with a major label sound (Best Song On This Comp), I have also made Tanya artist of the month on my website.
Here my reactions,
Reaction sheet Chi #68
From Joris Smits
Representing Radio R.T.S. The Netherlands. *The scale is from 0 to 10.
15. Tanaya Dennis, A big surprise for me, good songwriter, excellent country voice,
nice traditional country music. listen up, major labels. Airplay Yes. 10.
Program: COUNTRY SPECIAL
DJ: George Backer
13-08-2004 14.00 until 16.00 am
This month the CD Apartment # 9”” from TANYA DENNIS will be the CD of the month August. This means that a song of this CD opens all the programs in August.
CD of the month!
Tanya Dennis**Breakin’it Paloma Records
Sept. 23, 2004
THE CHI HOTDISC CHART
This is a list of the Top 40 Most Popular Songs released on the CHi Hotdisc
promotional CD. Each week DJs and media people who receive the Hotdisc send
back their reaction sheets where they are given the chance to rate every
song from 10pts to zero. This chart records the songs with the highest
ratings. It is a chart exclusively for clients of the CHi Hotdisc
The chart will be published weekly here, and also published in Country Music
Roundup, Scottish Country Music & Dance, Country Routes, Pathfinder and
Southern Country magazines.
01 (01) CIRCUS LEAVING TOWN - TRAVIS TRITT
02 (02) DEVIL IN THE BOTTLE - HANK WILLIAMS Jr
03 (04) WOMAN WITH A COLD, COLD HEART - TROY COOK Jr
04 (03) WAYLON'S GUITAR - HANK WILLIAMS Jr
05 (10) LIVE LIKE YOU WERE DYING - TIM McGRAW
06 (05) CHIP CHIP - RUSTIE BLUE & BILL ANDERSON
07 (16) I CAN'T FEEL A THING - TANYA DENNIS
08 (07) HERE FOR THE PARTY (RADIO REMIX) - GRETCHEN WILSON
HOTDISC INDEPENDENT TOP 10
01 (01) WOMAN WITH A COLD, COLD HEART - TROY COOK Jr
02 (02) CHIP CHIP - RUSTIE BLUE & BILL ANDERSON
03 (07) I CAN'T FEEL A THING - TANYA DENNIS