Jazz on This Day

“Jazz washes away the dust of everyday life.”

— Art Blakey

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Miles Davis during the recording of Kind of Blue (1959)

I have been listening to jazz music since I was sixteen years old. The first album I purchased was Bitches Brew by Miles Davis, which was followed by Davis’ Kind of Blue shortly after. These two albums unlocked the door to a whole world of music, and I have never looked back. While I love jazz music from all periods, I am particularly fond of the music’s development from bebop to the free jazz of the late-1960s.

Jazz on This Day celebrates the rich cultural history of jazz one day at a time. You can keep up-to-date with vintage photography, beautiful design, and exclusive reviews on any of the following social media networks:

Selected Jazz Interviews, Reviews, and Articles

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