Today, legends are ten a penny. When Billie Holiday was given the accolade it meant something: she was one of,...
The Jazz Scene, as this package was called, was released in the week before Christmas 1949 and is a very important album in the history of jazz.
Jazz Genius - Duke Ellington and John Coltrane and a fine impulse album.
Frank Sinatra’s London sessions are to be the subject of a new 3-CD and DVD package, ‘Sinatra: LONDON.'
Two playlists from uDiscover exploring Louis Armstrong. Essential features his most popular recordings, whilst Digging Deeper explores lesser known tracks.
We were saddened to hear of the death last Thursday (11) of one of the key figures in the development of New Orleans music, Cosimo Matassa.
Pianist and composer Joe Sample spent 5 decades plying his trade and in so doing made some of the most accessible jazz that helped him to become so popular.
Birthday greetings today to widely-respected artist, producer and record label boss Don Was.
A Blue Note Records book, a beautifully illustrated history of the label, entitled Uncompromising Expression will be published in November. The 400-page hardcover book
Jamie Cullum has announced his imminent return with the new album 'Interlude,' accompanied by live dates.
Powerhouse Californian blues-rockers Vintage Trouble are going a little acoustic, on a newly-announced North American tour in the autumn.
Photographer Art Kane took the most wonderful photograph in jazz history, featuring 57 of the best jazz musicians ever: A Great Day In Harlem.
Classic Haden & Hall concert of 1990 to be released on new live album on impulse! label, with late jazz greats Charlie Haden and Jim Hall.
Cassandra Wilson will mark 20 years since her landmark Blue Note album ‘Blue Light ‘til Dawn’ with a free concert at New York’s Lincoln Centre tonight.