From fleeting, backstage hangs to longtime creative partnerships, the best musical friendships come in all forms.
How do you sum up Louis Armstrong in just 20 songs? We’d love to hear from you and when you’ve all spoken we’ll complete Louis Armstrong in 20 Songs!
Marcus Miller's brilliant new album, Afrodeezia, is featured on the Grammy Award winning bass player's tour through Europe in October and November.
A Man Alone was recorded over three days in March 1969 at Western Recorders in Los Angeles, Sinatra was fifty-three years old when he recorded this album.
Besides playing for many years with the Jazz Crusaders, later the Crusaders, his musicianship embellished countless albums. Wilton Felder RIP
Horace Silver and Art Blakey were an essential ingredient in the development of hard bop…they were Jazz messengers.
The Gregory Porter album Liquid Spirit will continue to reach new fans with Decca’s 23 October release of a new special edition.
There are 23 keys on a saxophone… so here are 23 of the greatest sax tracks featuring the very best saxophonists
Three vintage Frank Sinatra albums from 1965 will be released on 180-gram heavyweight vinyl by Frank Sinatra Enterprises/Universal Music on November 20.
Originally recorded in 1953 as Jam Session, this was reissued
The great jazz vocal stylist Peggy Lee will be celebrated by USM’s release of the 3CD/1DVD package ‘Peggy Lee – Live In London’ on December 4.
He was born Nathaniel Adams Coles in Montgomery, Alabama in the Deep South of the US on March 17th 1919 – the world knew him as Nat King Cole.
This 1966 Wes Montgomery album was No.1on the Jazz chart and also features Herbie Hancock
This compilation from 1995 features some of Charlie Parker's most underrated recordings as he goes South Of The Border
The Charlie Parker Big Band ? Not something that many are familiar with, but it is a wonderful collection of sides featuring Bird's brilliance as always
Here’s the acclaimed jazz pianist Robert Glasper in action with his trio at Capitol Studios, performing ‘Stella By Starlight' from their 'Covered' album.