Blue Note Records

  1. Blue Note Records Launches iTunes Destination, Radio Station For 75th Anniversary (Exclusive)

    May 06, 2014 10:00 AM EDT Blue Note Records launched an iTunes destination page Tuesday, making every in-print Blue Note title from its 75-year history available in one place. The site will also feature Blue Note Radio, one of the first label-branded radio stations on Appl ...

  2. Blue Note and Panasonic Partner on In-Car Audio (Exclusive)

    September 26, 2013 9:00 AM EDT Blue Note Records has signed a licensing partnership with Panasonic to help develop and co-market a car audio system that would be tuned to the types of music featured in Blue Note's catalog, whose artists range from Norah Jones and Van ...

  3. Gov't Mule Signs to Blue Note, New Record Due in September

    June 10, 2013 11:11 AM EDT Blues/rock powerhouse Gov’t Mule has signed to Blue Note Records and will release Shout! , the group’s first studio album in four years, on Sept. 24. The album will include a special bonus CD that includes the 11 tracks from the album in differe ...

  4. Inside Blue Note Records' Dazzling Spotify App

    September 13, 2012 6:01 PM EDT Blue Note Records, the renowned American Jazz record label that since 1939 has developed and released the work of some of the genre's most important icons - including John Coltrane, Ornette Coleman, Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, Herbie Hancoc ...

  5. Backbeat: Miles Davis' Forever Stamp Launches in U.S., France

    June 18, 2012 11:35 AM EDT (L-R): Vince Wilburn, Jr., nephew of Miles Davis; Cheryl Davis, daughter of Miles Davis and Erin Davis, son of Miles Davis. (Photo: Earl E. Gibson III) Miles Davis and French singer Edith Piaf were both honored with Forever stamps June 12, which d ...

  6. Blue Note, Boosey Sign Global Synch Deal

    January 14, 2009 12:00 AM EST EMI Music's jazz imprint Blue Note Records has partnered with classical and jazz publisher Boosey & Hawkes on a synchronization deal. The arrangement means Boosey & Hawkes will represent Blue Note for synchs of its master recordings o ...

  7. Legendary Jazz Drummer Max Roach Dies At 83

    August 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Acclaimed be-bop drummer and composer Max Roach died in his sleep early this morning (Aug. 16) at age 83 in New York, according to a spokesperson from Blue Note Records. The cause of death was not announced. Considered one of the most influential ...

  8. Blue Note Signs Anita Baker

    March 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Blue Note Records has signed R&B chanteuse Anita Baker to an exclusive recording contract that will result in at least two albums. Bruce Lundvall, president/CEO of EMI Jazz & Classics, signed Blue Note Records has signed R&B ch ...