Jazz played in a concert hall or a club is, for many, the pinnacle of the art form. Here are the 50 best live jazz albums of all time.
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
Two famous record labels will join forces in October, when Verve Records and Walt Disney Records come together for ‘We Love Disney,’
Jazz-R&B vocalist Lizz Wright will duet with Gregory Porter on her debut for Concord Records, ‘Freedom & Surrender,' out worldwide on September 4.
Billie Holiday's albums from her distinguished career are reissued digitally, many for the first time. Lady Day goes digital!
Billie Holiday’s centenary, on 7 April, was the impetus for Universal Japan’s jazz team to conceive an album with an exciting jazz talent – José James.
Choosing just 20 of the best Billie Holiday songs seems like an impossible task, but these songs tell the story of Lady Day’s career.
Ella Fitzgerald is the Voice of Jazz, it is also the title of a 10 CD career retrospective of this wonderful singer.
The Verve singles Collection includes 100 tracks released by this iconic record label
Just supposing jazz could write its life in 100 tracks what do you think it would chose?
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.
A feelgood story, courtesy of Troy Andrews, rather better known as Verve recording artist Trombone Shorty.
We explore the relationship between Brazilian music & jazz, to find out how the 1960s was such a pivotal moment in the history of the rhythms of Brazil.
It was on March 27, 1957 that guitarist Barney Kessel took a teenager into the studio to cut three songs for Verve Records.
Throughout its rich and varied history, the groundbreaking Verve Records has brought “The Jazz Of America” into millions of homes around the world.
Fifty of the finest jazz tracks to be found anywhere on each of the Verve 50 download only compilations, all for an unbelievable price and all handcrafted.