Miles Davis

US jazz artist George Duke performs on the Stravinski Hall stage at the 43rd Montreux Jazz Festival, in Montreux, Switzerland, July 13, 2009. (AP Photo/Keystone, Jean-Christophe Bott)

Jazz keyboardist George Duke dies at 67

NEW YORK (AP) — George Duke, the Grammy-winning jazz keyboardist and producer whose sound infused acoustic jazz, electronic jazz, funk, R&B and soul in a 40-year-plus career, has died. He was 67. A representative for […]

08/06/2013

Henry Diltz's photograph of Jimi Hendrix at the original Woodstock festival in August 1969. (PRNewsFoto)

1969 Hendrix telegram: Can Paul come to play?

LONDON (AP) – Miles and Jimi. Jimi and Miles. Fans of the late trumpet and guitar masters have long known that Miles Davis and Jimi Hendrix had been making plans to record together in the […]

05/10/2013

Krall reimagines vintage songs on new CD

NEW YORK (AP) – Diana Krall says she felt reinvigorated making her new CD “Glad Rag Doll,” which gave her a chance to escape the comfort zone of Great American Songbook standards on which the […]

10/22/2012

Today in History, September 28 (video)

Highlights of this day in history: Ariel Sharon visits Jerusalem’s Temple Mount; The American Revolution’s last battle begins; William the Conqueror invades England; First round-the-world flight ends; Jazz great Miles Davis dies.

09/28/2012

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