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August 17, 2014
by Hallgeir Olsen
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August 17: Miles Davis released Kind of Blue in 1959

“It must have been made in heaven.” – Jimmy Cobb Kind of Blue is a studio album by American jazz musician Miles Davis, released August 17, 1959, on Columbia Records in the United States. Recording sessions for the album took place at Columbia’s 30th Street Studio in New York City … Continue reading

August 16, 2014
by Egil

August 16: Bill Evans was born in 1929 (August 16, 1929 – September 15, 1980)

“My creed for art in general is that it should enrich the soul; it should teach spirituality by showing a person a portion of himself that he would not discover otherwise…a part of yourself you never knew existed.” ~Bill Evans … Continue reading

August 4, 2014
by Egil

August 4 in music history

August 4: Louis Armstrong (August 4, 1901 – July 6, 1971) (read more) “Seems to me it ain’t the world that’s so bad but what we’re doing to it, and all I’m saying is: see what a wonderful world it … Continue reading

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