The French film noir may be long forgotten, but Miles Davis’ soundtrack for ‘Ascenseur Pour L’Échafaud’ remains a groundbreaking development in modal jazz.
Highlighting entry points to an overwhelming amount of music, this guide to Blue Note will help you tell your Art from your Thelonious.
The centennial will feature new music releases, a tribute tour, festivals and events, prestigious exhibitions and much more.
The series features intimate conversations between much-admired musicians, composers and producers and the podcast's host Scott Goldman.
With ‘Sun City’, Little Steven pulled together a diverse group of musicians to release a protest song as Artists United Against Apartheid.
The Dark Magus always had plenty to say about himself and his music. These 20 Miles Davis quotes offer a revealing insight into the man and his work.
The track is part of the widely-acclaimed Miles Davis collection 'The Complete Birth of the Cool.'
The best John Coltrane quotes offer revealing insights into the art of a man who kept pushing music forward. “I want to speak to their souls,” he once said.
Regarded as one of the greatest jazz saxophonists of all time, retired “Saxophone Colossus” Sonny Rollins gives a rare interview to uDiscover Music.
Christie’s is set to auction off a unique ‘Moon and Stars’ trumpet designed and played by jazz icon Mile Davis next month on 29 October.
Music and art will always go together as artwork can be as much a part of a record as the sound. Music fans have always taken pleasure from looking again and again...
Charlie Parker was one of the most important figures in the development of jazz and in particular Bop.
The ten-track set is previewed by the pulsating 'Ha Ha.'
Whether it’s joyous escapism, political anger or a personal spiritual quest that provides fuel for a great album is not of importance. What matters, as Coltrane said, is wanting "to speak to...
Ranked and rated, from big-band leaders to bebop pioneers and fusion futurists, uDiscover reveals a list of the 50 best jazz drummers of all time.