Kind Of Blue - Miles Davis Reviews
Description:Genre: Jazz / Artist: Miles Davis / Audio CD released 1997-04-07 at Sony Jazz / Disc #1 Tracklisting 1 So What 2 Fredd ... more
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by - written on 12/04/10, updated on 13/04/10 (Very useful, 9 readings)
If you only ever buy one jazz album in your whole life buy this one. For one, having become familiar with the songs you'll start to hear them being used almost everywhere - from shampoo advertisements to hotel lobbies (and - on those rare occasions - hummed by people washing their hair in hotel lobbies). But seriously, this is the most accessible jazz album of all time and a great point of entry into the bebop genre more generally. A studio album: recorded at Columbia's 30th Street Studio, New York City, March 2 & April 22, 1959, and released by Columbia Records (US) on August 17 that year. Davis is accompanied here by Bill Evans and Wynton ... Read the complete review
by - written on 24/06/09, updated on 30/06/09 (Very useful, 19 readings)
As a jazz fan all you need to do is look at the line-up to realize this is something special. Miles Davis on the trumpet, Coltrane on the tenor sax, Cannonball Adderley on the Alto Sax, Chambers on bass, Bill Evans on piano...not to mention Cobb (drums) and Kelly (piano on 'Freddie Freeloader' instead of Evans). All chiefs, no Indians and yet it never sounds as if all the chiefs try to do their own thing. Davis manages to mix all their talents, and makes it sound fresh and renewing. It's considered the magnum opus of the entire jazz genre, for good reason. It was the first jazz-album I ever listened to, after spending my musical years on Rock Country (capital ... Read the complete review
by - written on 10/09/08 (Very useful, 194 readings)
Kind of Blue - Miles Davis ~~Background~~ It is really hard to know where to start with reviewing this album. Firstly, every Jazz fan should have it (if they haven't already), and many music lovers not into Jazz should own it too. In fact if you love music, not the musician, genre or record label, if you really, really love music, this is something to listen to. It is one of those albums that stand alone as 'definitive'...This album is to Jazz what 'Never Mind the Bollocks' was to punk or 'Nevermind' was to Grunge or 'Legend' to reggae. This album consisted originally of five pieces of music, either totally written ... Read the complete review
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