With ‘Contours’ Sam Rivers proved that he was an innovator who could advance post-bop jazz when all norms were being challenged.
Cullum's new album is set for global release on 7 June, through Blue Note in the US and Island Records elsewhere.
The prestigious event also featured Beverley Knight, Jacob Collier, Quincy Jones, Swing Out Sister, Makaya McCraven and more.
Ross' new album is set for release via legendary jazz imprint Blue Note on 3 May.
Impulse! Records’ history blends indie hipness with a compulsion to push the boundaries, creating some of the most forward-thinking music in history.
Blue Note Records are set to release the 23-year-old, Chicago-born star's debut on 3 May.
The album includes seven stylistically diverse tracks recorded with collaborators including Thomas Bartlett and Wilco's Jeff Tweedy.
An in-demand sideman for everyone from Wayne Shorter to Donald Byrd, drummer Joe Chambers recorded some of his greatest work for Blue Note in the 60s.
With ‘Now He Sings, Now He Sobs’, Chick Corea proved himself a master of the piano and created a work that spoke to the vicissitudes of life.
Curated by Don Was and Cem Kurosman, Blue Note 80 features mid-priced 180g vinyl releases spanning the many eras of the label’s history.
This year's event has already confirmed stellar artists such as Gladys Knight, Jamie Cullum and Chick Corea.
On that fateful 3 March 1939, it was the release date for the first two Blue Note recordings.
An overlooked gem among Wayne Shorter’s formidable work, ‘Etcetera’ only gets better with time – just like the legendary jazz saxophonist himself.
Norah Jones’ multi-Grammy-winning debut album, ‘Come Away With Me’, is one of the 21st Century’s must-own recordings, and an instant classic.
The model features sleek all-black look with blue accents to celebrate the legendary jazz label’s 80th anniversary.