Blue Note President Don Was says of Frisell, “I love the way that Bill annihilates the concept of genre."
For ‘Vanished Gardens’, Charles Lloyd added Lucinda Williams to his acclaimed group The Marvels, resulting in an album for which “there is no precedent”.
Blue Note president Don Was talks about his love affair with jazz’s most iconic record label, and following in Alfred Lion and Francis Wolff’s footsteps.
'Vanished Gardens' features a fascinating cross-genre combination.
The world-famous Montreux Jazz Festival reaches a notable landmark this year, marking the 50th event since it was founded by Claude Nobs in 1967.
On 15 January, a year after uDiscover reported that Charles Lloyd had signed to Blue Note, he and the Marvels will release the album, I Long To See You.
Storied saxophone player Charles Lloyd has signed with Blue Note, and will have his first album for the label in more than 30 years released in April.