Category: on this day

Miles Davis’s seminal jazz recording Kin…

Miles Davis’s seminal jazz recording Kind of Blue was released by Columbia Records on 17 August 1959, and included performances by Wynton Kelly, Bill Evans, John Coltrane, Julian “Cannonball” Adderley, Paul Chambers, and James Cobb.

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Ike Quebec was born #onthisday in 1918.

Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong recorded t…

Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong recorded the album Ella and Louis #onthisday in 1956.

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John Coltrane recorded Lush Life #onthisday in 1957.

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John Coltrane recorded The Last Trane #onthisday in 1957.

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Archie Shepp recorded Four for Trane for Impulse! Records #onthisday in 1964.

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Red Garland recorded Groovy for Prestige #onthisday in 1957.

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Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers recorded Like Someone In Love #onthisday in 1960.

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Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers recorded A Night in Tunisia #onthisday in 1960.

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Duke Jordan recorded Flight to Jordan for Blue Note Records #onthisday in 1960.