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  1. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Kevin HaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | All About Jazz

    Pianist/Composer Kevin Hays has recorded 10 CDs as a leader and is featured on dozens of recordings with a variety of leading Jazz artists. Included in his leader discography are 3 critically acclaimed recordings for Blue Note Records.

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  2. Gregory Porter reflects on music, football & destinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... established star, to promote his fourth and newest album, "Take Me to the Alley." Due for release here by Blue Note Records on Friday, it's the sublime follow-up to his million-plus-selling "Liquid Spirit," which earned him a 2014 Grammy Award for ...

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  3. Randy Simon Jazz Project: The Linda SessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | All About Jazz

    ... opener of a two CD set-is "Just Deal With It." The band is as tight as a late fifties/early sixties Blue Note Records session, featuring the four man rhythm section with a trumpet and sax. Randy Simon put it all together, but he doesn't play. His ...

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  4. GoGo Penguin take national tour to Cardiff IT'S been an astonishing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | South Wales Guardian

    ... night at the Barbican. And in the midst of all this they've signed a multi-album deal with Blue Note Records, the most famous jazz label on earth. Their new album is called Man Made Object and it's the sound of a band confidently pursuing their own ...

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  5. John Coltrane -- Blue Note On Blu-RayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 22 | All About Jazz

    ... ), and corporate giants Sony, Warner and Universal Music Enterprises. Universal, the rights-holder of the Blue Note Records catalog, assigned veteran remastering engineers Alan Yoshida and Bernie Grundman the task of transferring original analogue ...

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  6. PDN Photo of the Day: Wax MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | Photo District News

    ... Vincendet selected roughly 500 album designs made over a 60-year period. They included several covers for Blue Note Records , whose sophisticated combination of imagery and typography defined "cool." Other jazz portraits, taken by Lee Friedlander ...

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  7. College celebrates Jazz Month with 2 free concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 8 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... youth programming for more than 40 years. He has also recorded three CD's with the prestigious Jazz label Blue Note Records and recorded vocals with Miles Davis, on "Nothing Like You" and "Blue Xmas." Davis also recorded an instrumental version of ...

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  8. Larry Young - In Paris: The ORTF RecordingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | Jazz & Blues Music Reviews

    Larry Young is credited as being the musician who moved the Hammond-B3 organ from being an instrument solely used for blues and gospel tinged jazz into more modern and forward thinking musical concepts. Young made three albums in the earlier vein for OJC while he was starting to make his breakthroughs, but it was when he signed to Blue Note Records in 1964 for an extraordinary five-year run that he truly revolutionized the instrument.

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  9. Norah Jones set to perform at both Newport Folk Festival, Newport Jazz Festival this JulyRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2016 | Warwickonline.com

    ... is currently putting the final touches on her sixth solo album, which is due to be released this fall on Blue Note Records. Norah Jones first emerged on the world stage in February 2002 with the release of Come Away With Me, her self-described ...

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  10. Norah Jones set to perform at both Newport Folk Festival, Newport Jazz Festival this JulyRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2016 | Warwickonline.com

    ... is currently putting the final touches on her sixth solo album, which is due to be released this fall on Blue Note Records. Norah Jones first emerged on the world stage in February 2002 with the release of Come Away With Me, her self-described ...

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  11. NML Launches First Dedicated Streaming Service for World MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... classical music, featuring over 120,000 albums from 750 prestigious record labels, including BIS, Blue Note Records, Chandos, Sony Classical, Nettwerk Music Group, RCA Records, Sun Records, Universal Music Classics, Deutsche Grammophon, Decca, ...

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  12. Norah Jones Set To Perform At Both Newport Folk Festival And Newport Jazz FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | PR Log

    ... is currently putting the final touches on her sixth solo album, which is due to be released this Fall on Blue Note Records. * * * Norah Jones first emerged on the world stage in February 2002 with the release of Come Away With Me, her self-described ...

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  13. JAZZSTOCK Welcomes Sheila Jordan TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of You Are My Sunshine with George Russell , and in 1962, she became the first vocalist signed to Blue Note Records. When you hear her sing Sheila's Blues, a song that recounts an early encounter with Charlie Parker in the Motor City, it is ...

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  14. JAZZSTOCK to Present Sheila Jordan This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... recording of You Are My Sunshine with George Russell, and in 1962, she became the first vocalist signed to Blue Note Records. When you hear her sing Sheila's Blues, a song that recounts an early encounter with Charlie Parker in the Motor City, it is ...

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  15. Concerts of the week: Fetty Wap, Megadeth, TobyMacRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    ... jazz singer picked up a Best Vocal Jazz Album Grammy for 2013's "Liquid Spirit," his first release on Blue Note Records. His previous effort, 2012's "Be Good," found Porter doing more than being good, inspiring the Guardian to rave, "Vocal jazz is a ...

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  16. Diane Reeves sings out in many musical stylesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Denver, Reeves formally launched her solo career with the 1987 release of her self-titled debut album on Blue Note Records. Prior to that, she spent nearly a decade as a member of the multinational bands led by, respectively, Sergio Mendes and Harry ...

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  17. Tapped inRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | NewsReview.com

    ... 319 Main St. facebook.com/lostonmain When he "arrived" on the jazz scene in 1985 with his breakthrough Blue Note Records album, Magic Touch , Grammy-winning electric guitarist Stanley Jordan touched down with an innovative two-handed "tapping" or ...

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  18. Charles Lloyd & the Marvels feat. Bill Frisell, Reuben Rogers, Eric...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | The Austin Chronicle

    On the cusp of his 78th birthday, revered saxophonist, composer, and spiritual beacon Charles Lloyd remains a vital force in both jazz and the greater music community. Honored last year as a coveted NEA Jazz Master and the subject of an outstanding documentary, Arrows Into Infinity , he also returned to Blue Note Records after 25 prolific years with ECM.

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  19. Today's EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... NEA Jazz Master and the subject of an outstanding documentary, Arrows Into Infinity , he also returned to Blue Note Records after 25 prolific years with ECM. "I wanted to do a blues project 'cause I'm from Memphis, but it wasn't appropriate for ...

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  20. Earl Hines, Pete Johnson and James P. Johnson: Reminiscing at Blue Note - " 1939-43Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | All About Jazz

    In the beginning, there was the piano-if not in jazz generally, then definitely at Blue Note Records. From the start, Blue Note founder Alfred Lion was obsessed with the piano.

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