An essential introduction to jazz for beginners, these 20 albums offer a guide to jazz that traces the music’s development...
Charlie Haden, the influential jazz bassist, will be celebrated in a free memorial event at the Town Hall in New York on Tuesday (January 13).
Something for a Friday afternoon? We can't get enough of this! Recorded and filmed live (free of overdubs) on October 7-10 at Kytopia Studios in Utrecht.
Gregory Porter today announces a new duet single version of ‘Water Under Bridges’ with Laura Mvula, on an expanded deluxe edition of ‘Liquid Spirit.'
The Frank Sinatra 100 App is released worldwide in the iTunes App Store and on Google Play, free for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, and Android tablets.
An ambitious concept album about an imaginary town, Frank Sinatra’s ‘Watertown’ is one of his least-known albums, but remains a high-water mark in his career.
‘Keep On Keepin’ On,’ co-produced by Quincy Jones, is on the long list from which the Best Documentary Feature Oscar shortlist will be chosen.
The ultimate Sunday morning playlist...
A new electronic duet of ‘Fly Me To The Moon’ by the late Julie London and Gregory Porter has been chosen for retailer Marks & Spencer’s Christmas TV ad.
The new Gregory Porter lyric video features iconic Blue Note artwork, reworked especially for the video.
Ella Fitzgerald is the Voice of Jazz, it is also the title of a 10 CD career retrospective of this wonderful singer.
Blue Note is recognised as one of the most important record labels in the history of popular music, founded in 1939 by Alfred Lion.
Jazz trumpeter Takuya Kuroda is one of the most forward-thinking musicians around today.
Moonlight Sinatra. Two weeks after the 2nd session for this album, Frank turned 50 and released a new single, the apptly titled ‘It Was A Very Good Year'.
William Gottleib was the man who photographed Be-Bop.
The Verve singles Collection includes 100 tracks released by this iconic record label