Dr. John's remarkable musical legacy spans funk, blues, jazz, boogie-woogie, rock, psychedelic rock, and pop. His influence is monumental.
Founded in 1939 by Alfred Lion, Blue Note is loved, respected and revered as one of the most important record labels in the history of music.
From the Hammond B-3 to synths and drum machines, as technology advanced throughout the decades, so artists pushed music into the future. uDiscover traces the fascinating history.
Mose Allison, who has died at the age of 89, was a huge presence in jazz and blues, but his influence was also greatly felt in the rock and pop arena.
The great jazz drummer Billy Hart, still drumming up a storm at 75, is currently on tour in the US with his quartet.
There was a time when releasing singles was all important. For jazz labels it was all about gaining exposure through radio plays and on the juke boxes...
The Verve singles Collection includes 100 tracks released by this iconic record label
If you know someone who says, ‘They don’t get Jimmy Smith,’ just play them this. It is consummate Hammond B3 playing with Creed Taylor's superb production.
Our musical experts have curated one of the most fascinating playlists we've ever attempted.
The ultimate playlist for anyone wanting to put some great jazz into their lives…what's not to love?
Throughout its rich and varied history, the groundbreaking Verve Records has brought “The Jazz Of America” into millions of homes around the world.