John Coltrane died on 17 July 1967, gave more to jazz in his 40 years than many who lived a...
Louis Armstrong’s birthday has been the source of much confusion over the years. We sort the myth from the fact to celebrate Satchmo.
Four mighty strings and 50 mighty players: the best bassists are the ones who carve out signature sounds and play as many memorable licks as the guitarists.
We're giving away the five-LP vinyl box set edition of the jazz legend's Impulse! collection released earlier in the year.
The actor and jazz musician revealed he has been back in the recording studio in LA with his long-time band The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra.
Unearthed after 55 years in the shadows, ‘Both Directions At Once’ reveals a fascinating lost chapter in the life of John Coltrane.
For ‘Vanished Gardens’, Charles Lloyd added Lucinda Williams to his acclaimed group The Marvels, resulting in an album for which “there is no precedent”.
It was 28 June 1928, when Louis Armstrong and the Hot Five recorded one of the landmark recordings of the 20th century: West End Blues.
Recording during a transitional phase in his career, ‘Getz At The Gate’ finds saxophonist Stan Getz on molten form in New York’s legendary jazz venue.
Hall's storied career included work with seminal artists ranging from Ike & Tina Turner, to Black Sabbath, Tubby Hayes and The Real Thing.
Little Steven has shared two songs, ‘Lilyhammer Nocturne (Theme From Lilyhammer)’ and ‘Espresso Martini,’ off his forthcoming score for the Netflix hit series Lilyhammer.
Recorded in one mid-60s session, Dexter Gordon’s ‘Clubhouse’ was shelved for over a decade before finally seeing the release it deserved.
The only album that Tina Brooks released during his lifetime, ‘True Blue’ is a reminder that the saxophonist remains one of Blue Note’s unsung heroes.
A panel of musicians, academics and creatives gathered at the hi-fi listening bar, In Sheep’s Clothing, to discuss the impact, legacy and lasting influence of this seminal release.
His fourth album for the iconic Blue Note label, ‘Expansions’ was an ambitious work that found pianist McCoy Tyner in brand new territory.
With ‘Love Will Find A Way’, Earth Wind And Fire singer Philip Bailey draws together jazz tradition with the genre’s modern-day leading lights.