News

Monster, renowned for its many advanced consumer electronics accessories and fast becoming one of the world's leading manufacturers of high-performance headphones, is proud to announce the upcoming introduction of the world's first audio hardware product to bear the official name and signature of legendary trumpeter Miles Davis - the new Miles Davis Tribute high-performance in-ear headphones.

Miles Davis Properties, LLC Reps' Erin Davis (Son Of Miles Davis) And Vince Wilburn, Jr. (Nephew Of Miles) Meet Up With Tubes' Frontman Fee Waybill & Todd Rundgren Backstage At 2010 Pollstar Awards

(LOS ANGELES) – Miles Davis Properties, LLC reps Erin Davis (son of Miles Davis) Vince Wilburn, Jr. (nephew of Miles) meet up with Tubes frontman Fee Waybill and producer/musician Todd Rundgren backstage at the 2010 POLLSTAR AWARDS. Davis and Wilburn, Jr. were on hand to present "Facility Executive of the Year" and "Most Creative Tour Package."

On Tuesday, December 16th, US Lawmakers voted 409-0 to pass a symbolic resolution honoring the masterpiece and reaffirming jazz as a national treasure.

The measure praises the landmark album’s "unique contribution" to jazz and urges the US government to "take all appropriate steps" to preserve and promote jazz.

Originally released on August 17th, 1959, Miles Davis’ landmark album is celebrating its 50th Anniversary and is the bestselling album in Jazz history

Miles Davis "The Complete Columbia Album Collection" was released today, just in time for the Holidays. This must have for any fan, comprises 52 of the jazz legend's recordings on 70 CDs, and is only available through Amazon.com

In celebration of Miles Davis Radio, the limited-run, 24-hour commercial-free satellite radio channel dedicated to the man and his music, SIRIUS XM is giving you the chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime Miles Davis experience. One Grand Prize winner and a guest will fly to Montreal, Canada in April 2010 to attend the opening of the "We Want Miles" exhibition at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.

SIRIUS XM Radio announced on Monday, that it will launch Miles Davis Radio, a 24-hour commercial-free channel devoted to the music and career of Miles Davis!

The limited-run channel will launch on Friday, November 20 at 3:00 pm ET and will run until Wednesday, November 25 on SIRIUS channel 72 and XM channel 70.

Check out the recently launched official Miles Davis twitter account now. Make sure you follow @milesdavis on Twitter to not only learn more about Miles Davis, but also to receive cool offers, content and have a chance to participate in upcoming giveaways! This is a great place to educate yourself about Miles, his music, and his legacy.

NEWS & PHOTO TIP FOR WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2009:
CMJ PAYS HOMAGE TO MILES DAVIS WITH TRIBUTE PANEL ENTITLED TIMELESS MILES:  1959 – A PIVOTAL YEAR IN MUSIC, ARTS AND CULTURE
 
WHO:         Moderator -  Ashley Kahn, noted music historian/author of “Kind of Blue:  The Making of The Miles Davis Masterpiece”
Panelist – Andre Torres, Editor in Chief of Wax Poetics

MILES DAVIS The Complete Columbia Album Collection 70CD+1DVD box set (Columbia/Legacy)

On November 24th, Miles Davis - The Complete Columbia Album Collection, will be available exclusively at Amazon. This limited edition retrospective package includes all 52 of Miles’ Columbia recordings across 70 CDs and 1 DVD, all in Japanese-styled mini LP jackets and includes a 250-page book with a biography, a fully annotated discography, a complete song index and rare photos.

Musée de la Musicque/ Cité de la Musique
October 16, 2009 - January 17, 2010
 

At Last, Comprehensive Super-Deluxe 70-Cd Box Set Containing 52 Miles Albums, Recorded 1949 To 1985

Plus Bonus Dvd - Miles Davis Quintet: Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Tony Williams / Live In Europe '67 - Only Video Of This Group Ever Commercially Released

50th Anniversary Of The Miles Davis Classic Kind Of Blue Celebrated With Limited Edition 'Commemorative' Package Tower Festival, Sony & Faber And Faber Join Forces For The Ultimate Tribute.

"Kind Of Blue sounded like a masterpiece in 1959. And it still does."

The Daily Telegraph

"It's a cornerstone record not only for jazz. It's a cornerstone record for music."

Herbie Hancock

Languages

  • United States
  • France
  • Portugal