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"Music Is More Than Just Notes": An Interview with Mino Cinélu
17 Feb 2015 // 9:20 PM
How does Mino Cinélu tell stories with percussion? Just ask Sting, Kate Bush, or Herbie Hancock.
Kind of, Kind of Blue: A Conversation with Mostly Other People Do the Killing
14 Sep 2014 // 9:14 PM
Mostly Other People Do the Killing have taken on an ambitious task: recreate Miles Davis' landmark Kind of Blue note for note. Except, as bassist Moppa Elliott notes, note-for-note might just be impossible.
The Resurgent Power of Miles Davis' Late Music
16 Jul 2015 // 9:30 PM
A new box set of Miles Davis' appearance at the Newport Jazz Festival remind us of his restless need to evolve -- and several new records remind us of how his later styles live on.
Miles Davis: Miles Davis at Newport: 1955-1975: The Bootleg Series Vol. 4
23 Jul 2015 // 9:30 PM
With the fourth installment in the so-called bootleg series, the evolution of Miles Davis is on full display. To say these recordings are essential to understanding the artist’s progression would be an understatement.
Miles Davis: Miles at the Fillmore - Miles Davis 1970: The Bootleg Series Vol. 3
27 Mar 2014 // 9:06 PM
Recorded just months after Bitches Brew and available in their entirely for the first time, these sets show that if Davis was a mad scientist in the studio, he was still a sorcerer on stage.
Orange Popsicles and Lemonade: 20 Timeless Songs of Summer
9 Jul 2014 // 5:00 AM
Whether you're at the beach or just hanging out in the backyard, these timeless summer classics are sure to make the summer sun shine a little bit brighter.
Top 10 Performances of American Standards from Miles Davis Records
1 Aug 2012 // 12:40 AM
While Miles will always be known for his original compositions and for genre-busting, innovative records like Kind of Blue, E.S.P., and Bitches Brew, it’s worthwhile to give another listen to the great performances of standards the trumpeter recorded during the earlier part of his career.