All-Star Line Up Includes Miles Davis Alumni, Jazz Great Christian Scott and Renowned Programmer/Re-Mixer Jeremy Ellis (The Roots)
Vince Wilburn Jr. talks heroes, projects, and Uncle Miles on the Drummer Blog at http://www.moderndrummer.com. Here is an excerpt:
Miles Davis Estate rep Vince Wilburn, Jr. meets up with good friend, director Antoine Fuqua (Training Day), at the Monster Booth at The NAMM Show. Wilburn, Jr., a Yamaha endorsee, took part in the Yamaha signing session earlier, before heading to Monster to also meet-and-greet head Monster, Noel Lee, an avid Miles Davis fan.
Indiewire's The Playlist has compiled a list of the 100 Most Anticipated Films of 2015, and Miles Ahead is on it! The Playlist writes:
MILES AT THE FILLMORE: THE BOOTLEG SERIES VOL. 3 WINS DOWNBEAT’S “BEST HISTORICAL ALBUM” CATEGORY IN ANNUAL READER’S POLL FOR THE THIRD YEAR IN A ROW
The Bootleg Series Vol. 3 Also Wins Jazzwise “Reissues/Archive Album Of The Year” In Annual Critics Poll For Second Year In A Row
For a limited time, get 25% off at the Miles Davis store at WornFree.com! Use the coupon code MILES25.
The Miles Davis Estate Kicks Off Record Store Day Black Friday at Vacation Vinyl in celebration of new, limited edition vinyl “Blue Xmas,” with special guest KJAZZ D.J. Bubba Jackson.
Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne waxes prolific on Miles Davis. Check it out here:
RecordStoreDay Black Friday is quickly approaching! The Prestige 10-Inch LP Collection, Vol.1 , exclusively available at participating indie record stores, presents the first five 10-inch albums on which Miles Davis appeared as a leader for Prestige Records (1951 – 1954). This limited-edition box set will surely sell out, so grab yours early on November 28th! More details below: http://www.recordstoreday.com/SpecialRelease/7564
VACATION VINYL HOSTS RECORD STORE DAY BLACK FRIDAY IN-STORE WITH MILES DAVIS ESTATE FOR “BLUE XMAS” SIGNING & WINE/CHEESE MIXER
Legacy Recordings Releases Exclusive Numbered Limited Vinyl Edition Of Miles Davis’s “Blue Xmas” For Record Store Day’s Annual Black Friday Event, For Connoisseurs Of Classic Sounds Delivered Old School
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(Los Angeles, CA) – Los Angeles based apparel company Worn Free, known for its vintage original tees worn by numerous influencers, proudly announces the launch of its new Miles Davis t-shirt line, featuring eight unique designs, in celebration of the music icon’s timeless legacy. The Miles Davis line was designed to reflect the pure class and sophistication of the man who changed the course of music five times, and who stood at the forefront of music for decades.
The Miles Davis Estate continues to breathe new life into the music and legacy of Miles Davis. Tune in to WNYC Radio's The Jonathan Channel on Saturday at 4PM EST, as Erin Davis and Vince Wilburn, Jr. share their behind-the-scenes knowledge, and play an hour of their favorite Miles tracks.
The program re-airs Tuesday, November 18 at 7PM EST and Friday, November 21 at 11AM EST on The Jonathan Channel.