Wednesday, June 11 2014
Blue Note, one of the foremost jazz record labels, is celebrating its 75th anniversary with a vinyl initiative, releasing highlights from its massive catalog over the course of two years. Here are some picks to get you started.
Friday, June 17 2011
The outer orbits of jazz were well represented, and received, Saturday in Central Park as part of the Blue Note Jazz Festival.
Monday, July 26 2010
The African jazz guitarist returns with a series of duets.
Wednesday, February 17 2010
For all of its strength, poise, and extroversion, Friendly Pants does little to create any particular sensation, and instead operates more as a skill showcase for the musicians involved.
Tuesday, March 17 2009
Wednesday, December 31 2008
Hubbard’s always energetic, often exhilarating voice speaks for itself, and needs no one to augment or embellish the official record.
Wednesday, May 28 2008
"Blue Note" means there's a certain sound to a record, a style that is tight and sharp and funky but also adventurous. If jazz is music to shout about, Blue Note records may be the most shout-worthy of all time.
Wednesday, May 14 2008
Boy-o-boy, did Blue Note dates schwing -- a solid, music-laced documentary about the legendary jazz record label.