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  1. MoFrancesco Quintetto: Piedra SolarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... where Marcos Suzano again on pandeiro lends a Weather Report-like dimension. "Mukambo" is redolent of so many fine Blue Note albums yet maintains a contemporary feel, further enhanced by a masterly acoustic bass solo by Francesco Valente. The ...

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  2. Book notes 75 years of Blue Note labelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    A blue note is a flattened or - in the terminology of jazz - a "worried" note, which dips below the major scale to vouch for the intensity of an emotion. Blue Note is a record label which, since its foundation 75 years ago, has recorded the bluest and most worried jazz performers.

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  3. Cold Specks surveys the ages during confident Echo setRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... for a cameo on Swans' epic new record, "To Be Kind," while jazz fans may recognize her from a collaboration with Blue Note artist Ambrose Akinmusire. Her cover of Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds' "We Know Who U R" at the Echo added further context. During ...

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  4. Prestige JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... Records started using Rudy Van Gelder to record jazz. Van Gelder is better known for his extensive work with Blue Note . The Prestige portfolio is impressive in it's own right. The stable of working musicians was deep with lots of cross pollination. ...

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  5. Jutta Hipp With Zoot Sims a ' Blue Note 1530Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | All About Jazz

    This is her date -a 1956 recording with a wonderful hard bop quintet. And if she weren't totally overshadowed by , listeners might say, "Wow, that's the album where she really broke out."

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  6. Bastian Baker hits the clubs and karaokeRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Japan Times

    ... Baker says. "We played outside and I thought my hands were going to fall off." The musician played at Tokyo's Blue Note venue a few days afterward and says that's when he realized he liked the country. "I had a revelation," he says. "It was like, ...

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  7. Ryan Truesdell Brings Gil Evans Project to Zankel Hall TonightRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Jazz Standard-an album featuring eleven of Gil's works, some of which will be recorded for the first time on the Blue Note / ArtistShare label. This concert and The Shape of Jazz series are made possible by The Joyce and George Wein Foundation in ...

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  8. Simon Purcell: Red CircleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... and yearning. Other highlights include the lively opening track "Spirit Level" which quickly hits a lively mid-60s Blue Note groove, with a soupcon of spy movie soundtrack, grabbing the attention and drawing the listener in. The rhythm is ...

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  9. Alfred Lion -- Uncompromising Expression: 75 Years of the Finest in JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | All About Jazz

    Uncompromising Expression:75 Years of the Finest in Jazz Richard Havers 400 pages ISBN: # 978-1-4521-4144-2 Chronicle Books 2014 It's probably still a bit of an understatement to suggest that Blue Note Records has become one of the most iconic labels associated with recorded jazz. Now in its 75th year, the label has undergone radical changes over the course of its history, not the least of which has been the recent appointment of Don Was as president and keeper of the flame.

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  10. Announcement: GuitarControl.com releases "Learn How to Use the Blue ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | PRWeb

    GuitarControl.com released a new video guitar lesson from GuitarControl.com instructor and creator Claude Johnson. In this guitar lesson, now available on YouTube.com, Claude Johnson teaches a guitar lesson on how to use the blue note in a pentatonic scale.

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  11. Friday music picks: Dr. Lonnie Smith Trio, Rachelle FerrellRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    ... rising to prominence in the 1960s through his work with George Benson and a string of influential records for Blue Note, Smith has continued to make albums well into his autumn years, with seven releases since 2000. One of them, intriguingly, was a ...

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  12. Hot jazz and cool blues night from Tigard High students to raise funds for band...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Courier Mailer

    ... and into a repair and maintenance fund for band instruments. If tunes like "The Woozy Dude Blues," "Riding on a Blue Note," "Jeep's Blues" and "Hoochie Coochie Man" weren't sweet enough, dessert and a beverage come with every ticket purchased. Enjoy ...

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  13. Reggie Watts debuts disorientation at Blue NoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Out London What will Reggie Watts pull next? The sky's the limit with this unreal artist making his late-night Blue Note Jazz Club debut this Friday (well, technically, Saturday morning, 12:30 a.m.). The lateness of the night means, get ready for ...

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  14. Jazz Artist Herbie Hancock Sees Boundless 'Possibilities'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... virtuosic, challenging recordings in Columbia Records' catalog, he was simultaneously heading his own groups for Blue Note, and the output during this period -- including the LPs "Inventions and Dimensions," "Empyrean Isles" and "Maiden Voyage" -- ...

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  15. Jeff LorberRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... rary jazz's most exciting artists. The disc marks his first recording under Narada Jazz's new affiliation with the Blue Note label.

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  16. Hello Kitty Con Takes Over Little TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | LA Weekly

    Jazz pianist Herbie Hancock recorded his first hit record in 1962. It was a funky instrumental Blue Note album called Takin' Off, and it couldn't have been more appropriate.

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  17. Bill Langworthy Produced The Hills But His Vanderpump Rules Is Even Better. Here's WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | LA Weekly

    Jazz pianist Herbie Hancock recorded his first hit record in 1962. It was a funky instrumental Blue Note album called Takin' Off, and it couldn't have been more appropriate.

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  18. Read "Introducing the Three Sounds - " Blue Note 1600" reviewed byRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... very curious. The Three Sounds. Here's a band that was intensely popular in the late 1950s and '60s, recorded 16 Blue Note albums in 10 years... and yet they have vanished practically without a trace. Many jazz books don't even mention The Three ...

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  19. Sun 9Read the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | LA Weekly

    Jazz pianist Herbie Hancock recorded his first hit record in 1962. It was a funky instrumental Blue Note album called Takin' Off, and it couldn't have been more appropriate.

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  20. Forever Blue NoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... will last only as long as it takes to open another bag of crisps. That's because the correct and only answer is Blue Note Records, the label founded in New York in 1939 by German-Jewish immigrant Alfred Lion and named for that ineffable tonal kink ...

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