Photographing the great jazz musicians both in public and private, William Gottlieb always managed to capture them with a truth others failed to achieve.
The record helped Verve to become the quintessential jazz label of the 1950s.
Chess Records and its founders, Leonard and Phil Chess, played a bigger part than any other record label in making the blues a worldwide phenomenon.
A look at the life of the much-travelled, Philadelphia-born musician with the superior resumé.
This year’s bounty of releases ranges from several vinyl debuts, unique color vinyl pressings, one-of-a-kind picture discs and more.
The set features music spanning Granz's unique career, with recordings by most of the distinguished musicians he recorded.
It wasn’t easy for musicians to be openly feminist – or, indeed, to be openly women. But right from the start, they’ve been there...
There is no shortage of talented vocalists, but the best female jazz singers possess unique voices which hold their own against their male counterparts.
The record helped to create Tropicália, one of the styles in which the influential Ben played a strong role.
The 1956 performance that announced Ella's arrival at Verve Records gets a double vinyl LP release.
The chart entry was spawned by a Record Store Day-exclusive vinyl edition of her live album.
As the Ella Fitzgerald centenary comes to a close, uDiscover Music looks back over a year-long celebration of The First Lady Of Song.
Ella Fitzgerald, Lester Young and Oscar Peterson are among the reissued jazz royalty.
Louis Armstrong's prolific late '50s period is to be anthologised on Pops Is Tops: The Verve Studio Albums, a four-CD and digital set out on 13 April 2018.
France Gall, frequent Serge Gainsbourg collaborator and the 1965 Eurovision Song Contest winner, has died in Paris at the age of 70
A tribute to uDiscover editor-in-chief and widely-respected author-broadcaster Richard Havers, who died on New Year's Eve 2017 at the of 66,