It was Rudy Van Gelder’s brilliant engineering skills that give so many jazz recordings, in particular those for Blue Note Records, their distinctive sound.
The opening track from the LP, 'Hipsippy Blues,' is now available to stream or download.
Blue Note is an iconic jazz label, so we've put together a list of its greatest albums. Check out our picks from the label's catalogue here.
On that fateful 3 March 1939, it was the release date for the first two Blue Note recordings.
The artwork of the legendary Blue Note jazz record label has come to represent everything that is brilliant and innovative in album cover design.
The series will celebrate the bespoke imagery of the label's classic era with framed canvas prints in archival quality,
The landmark will include a documentary film, live events, vinyl catalogue reissues, branded apparel, art prints and much more.