An appreciation of the Soul Queen of New Orleans by her longtime collaborator Scott Billington.
Recorded in Venice, in 2006, ‘La Fenice’ finds Keith Jarrett unleashing a torrent of imagination, creating a masterpiece in a moment.
Music magazines have long held a place in fans’ hearts. In an increasingly digital world, the likes of the sorely missed ‘Village Voice’ remain much-loved.
Recorded live at Capitol Studios, in front of family and friends, ‘Mercy, Mercy, Mercy’ transformed “the new Charlie Parker” into an unlikely 60s pop star.
If the 'The Genius Of Coleman Hawkins' was the hors d’oeuvre then 'Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster' is the main course, one that should be in every jazz lover’s collection.
Described by Wayne Shorter as being “about life, the universe and God”, ‘The All Seeing Eye’ remains one of its creator’s most ambitious albums.
Captured live on ‘Sinatra At The Sands’, The Chairman delivered a performance that made everyone in the room think they’d hit the jackpot.
Ben Webster’s ‘Soulville’ is classic album by one of the Big Three Tenors of the jazz saxophone – perfect go-to late-night jazz.
With a friendship based on mutual admiration, Bing Crosby and Louis Armstrong recorded a series of classic songs and appeared together in many hit movies.
Louis Armstrong is at his best on a group of solid standards, while Oscar Peterson provides fresh tasteful backing.
The soundtrack album from the movie became Diana’s only US No. 1 solo pop album.
The genre-defying record takes in deconstructed hip-hop, with bursts of left-field jazz, funk, spoken word, and soul.
'Lovely Day' is taken from James' new Bill Withers tribute album 'Lean On Me', released by Blue Note on 28 September.
The Long Island home where jazz giant John Coltrane composed his opus 'A Love Supreme' and where his wife Alice Coltrane recorded her landmark solo debut has been named a National Treasure...
Vinyl fans won’t have to wait until the spring to get their hands on exclusive titles with the announcement of Record Store Day Black Friday event on 23 November.
The Secret Genius program's goal is to shine a light on people behind the scenes — songwriters, producers, engineers and mixers — of the world’s most popular and influential songs.