Bill Clinton, Herbie Hancock, Wynton Marsalis, Jon Batiste, and Jeff Goldblum are among those paying tribute to Bird's legacy.
Watch the trailer for the forthcoming Blue Note Records documentary Beyond The Notes, directed by Sophie Huber which premieres at the Tribeca Film Festival
Boyd Jarvis, the American house music pioneer, DJ, radio personality and collaborator with artists such as Herbie Hancock and Chaka Khan has died
Ndugu Chancler, prollific sessioneer and the drummer on Michael Jackson's massive global hit Billie Jean has died at the age of 65
Herbie Hancock's genre-defying River The Joni Letters album inspired by Joni Mitchell is celebrating its tenth anniversary with an expanded edition
Quincy Jones' new Qwest TV platform aims to show rare and hard to source jazz music of quality unavailable on YouTube and others
Legendary Jazz label Blue Note have introduced a new biannual luxury box set subscription series called the Blue Note Review series
Jazz supergroup the Blue Note All-Stars will release their debut album for the label, Our Point Of View, on 29 September 2017.
Jazz-soul luminary George Benson has been talking about his erstwhile collaborator Al Jarreau, and their Grammy-winning Givin' It Up album of 2006.
Master jazz man Chick Corea will have the all-star, three-CD and Blu-ray set The Musician released by Concord Jazz on 21 April.
Alphonse Mouzon, the widely-respected jazz and fusion drummer who played with Weather Report, Herbie Hancock and many others, died on Christmas Day at 68.
The death has been announced of the great British songwriter Rod Temperton. He was 66 and had been suffering from cancer.
Horace Silver made a string of classic records for Blue Note, but 1959's Blowin' The Blues away is one of the very best
The Robert Glasper Experiment's new album ArtScience will be out on Blue Note on 16 September. Listen to the first single 'Find You' here.
The great jazz drummer Billy Hart, still drumming up a storm at 75, is currently on tour in the US with his quartet.
The latest Montreux Jazz Café in the small chain of restaurants and live music venues inspired by the famous festival, will open in Singapore in October.