Tag: Miles Davis
We Need to Unpack the Best-Selling Vinyl Records of the Decade
The vinyl revival of the 2010s reminds us that what’s old is still new if you’re young enough.
Miles Davis, “The Legendary Prestige Quintet Sessions”
The sessions that fill this box are those where Davis left flirty, speedy bebop behind for slow, hard bop.
Easy Rider: Gemma Thompson of Savages Goes Behind Her Score for “Along for the Ride”
The Savages guitarist walks us through the making and spirit of her score for Nick Ebeling’s new Dennis Hopper documentary.
“It’s Called Freedom So We Can Leave”: Robert Glasper on the Mind-Expanding Legacy of Miles Davis
On “Everything’s Beautiful,” the jazz pianist deconstructs Miles’s old recordings, then reassembles them with help from Stevie Wonder, Erykah Badu, KING, Bilal, and more. Here, he talks about how the legend’s legacy extends far beyond jazz.
WATCH: Don Cheadle Takes His Shots as Miles Davis in New “Miles Ahead” Trailer
Cheadle’s full-length directorial debut is out April 1.
RIP: John Berg (1932–2015)
The art director behind some of music’s most iconic album covers passed away on Sunday.
WATCH: Don Cheadle is Miles Davis in “Miles Ahead” Clip
Be wrong strong.