The New York Times described as this album "one of the great Ellington albums, one of the great Hawkins albums...
Photographer Art Kane took the most wonderful photograph in jazz history, featuring 57 of the best jazz musicians ever: A Great Day In Harlem.
On 10 August 1920, a group of musicians collectively known as The Jazz Hounds recorded a song with Mamie Smith called ‘Crazy Blues’, the first blues record.
The Hollywood star and jazz pianist will appear at Cadogan Hall in West London on 17 November.
Norman Granz was unique in the business in his sense of justice, fairness and equality and had a true passion for the music that had become known as jazz not long before...
Louis Armstrong’s birthday has been the source of much confusion over the years. We sort the myth from the fact to celebrate Satchmo.
The album is out just in time for the 120th Anniversary of George Gershwin’s birthday on 26 September.
The new project will reach deep into DG's Yellow Label’s archives to reveal previously unissued historic recordings and remastered catalogue rarities.
The 1956 performance that announced Ella's arrival at Verve Records gets a double vinyl LP release.
For ‘Vanished Gardens’, Charles Lloyd adds Lucinda Williams to his acclaimed group The Marvels, resulting in an album for which “there is no precedent”.
Entitled ‘Quincy’, the new doc has been co-directed by the star’s daughter, Rashida Jones.
We're giving away four classic jazz vinyl from the likes of Ella & Louis, Diana Krall, Billie Holiday and Nat King Cole!
‘A Day With Satchmo’ captures a 1957 session between Louis Armstrong and Oscar Peterson, featuring every take and every minute of recording.