Category: blue note records

Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers began recor…

Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers began recording The Freedom Rider for Blue Note Records #onthisday in 1961. The album features performances by Lee Morgan, Wayne Shorter, Bobby Timmons, and Jymie Merritt.

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers recorded Fr…

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers recorded Free For All for Blue Note Records  #onthisday in 1964. The album includes performances by Freddie Hubbard, Curtis Fuller, Wayne Shorter, Cedar Walton, and Reginald Workman.

Andrew Hill recorded Pax for Blue Note Records…

Andrew Hill recorded Pax for Blue Note Records #onthisday in 1965. The album includes performances by Joe Henderson, Freddie Hubbard, Richard Davis, and Joe Chambers.

60th Anniversary: Hank Mobley and Lee Morgan r…

60th Anniversary: Hank Mobley and Lee Morgan recorded Peckin’ Time for Blue Note Records #onthisday in 1958.

Hank Mobley recorded Soul Station for Blue Not…

Hank Mobley recorded Soul Station for Blue Note Records #onthisday in 1960.

Horace Silver and the Jazz Messengers was comp…

Horace Silver and the Jazz Messengers was completed #onthisday in 1955. 

Wayne Shorter began recording Adam’s Apple #on…

Wayne Shorter began recording Adam’s Apple #onthisday in 1966. 

Grant Green recorded Oleo #onthisday in 1962. 

Grant Green recorded Oleo #onthisday in 1962. 

Horace Silver recorded Finger Poppin’ for Blue…

Horace Silver recorded Finger Poppin’ for Blue Note Records #onthisday in 1959.

Jackie McLean recorded Right Now! for Blue Not…

Jackie McLean recorded Right Now! for Blue Note Records #onthisday in 1965. The album also features performances by Larry Willis, Bob Cranshaw, and Clifford Jarvis.