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ASHLEY KAHN (Moderator) Author/educator/journalist
NELL MULDERRY Owner, Boss Sounds; Sony/Legacy product manager
MEGHAN STABILE Revive Music Group
VINCE WILBURN, JR. Miles Davis Properties, LLC
BOOTIE BROWN The Pharcyde
IMANI The Pharcyde

MILES DAVIS BOOTLEG 2: The Lost Quintet

SXSW Panel Celebrates 1969 Line-Up That Predicted The Future of Improvised Music
Thursday, March 14 from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. – Austin Convention Center, Room 13AB

Vince Wilburn, Jr. is featured in a new article at Suite101.com. Here is an excerpt:

On June 12, 2012, the U.S. Postal Service and France's La Poste issued Miles Davis and Edith Piaf Forever stamps. With sales in excess of 23 million units, it was far and away the top selling USPS celebrity stamp in 2012. Stamps are still available, but once they sell out, there will be no future pressings. Please check your local post office for availability.

Miles Davis Quintet - Live In Europe 1969: The Bootleg Series Vol. 2 has been earning great reviews since its release last week and here are more of them! The 3CD/1DVD collection is in stores now.

Director Mathieu Bitton and Vince Wilburn, Jr. at the "Looking Back On Love" premiere at USC in Los Angeles. The documentary, "Looking Back On Love," follows the journey behind the making of Lenny Kravitz's recently released 9th studio album, Black And White America. The three artists are good friends. Bitton was also the Art Director/Designer of the Miles Davis Bitches Brew: 40th Anniversary Deluxe Edition boxed set as well as Legacy Edition and Bitches Brew Live.

Miles Davis Quintet - Live In Europe 1969: The Bootleg Series Vol. 2 has earned another accolade, this time from Pitchfork, which has given the new 3CD/1DVD box set a rare 9.0 rating and recognition as "Best New Reissue." Here is part of their review:

How do you follow one of the most successful and critically-acclaimed box sets of 2011? With a second volume! Today marks the release of Miles Davis Quintet - Live In Europe 1969: The Bootleg Series Vol. 2, a 3CD/1DVD box set featuring Miles' "third great quintet," and it's already receiving rave reviews!

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Exclusive Video Premiere: Miles Davis Quintet live from the newly unearthed upcoming release, Live In Europe 1969: The Bootleg Series Vol. 2! Watch "Bitches Brew" and "Sanctuary" excerpts at MSN Music.

Vince Wilburn, Jr. catches up with Miles Davis alum, trumpeter Wallace Roney at a packed New York performance at Drom for the Arts Presenters Association conference. The Revivalist editor Meghan Stabile was instrumental in pulling together the event in support of the conference.

Vince Wilburn, Jr., Meghan Stabile and Wallace Roney

Pictured left to right: Vince Wilburn, Jr., Meghan Stabile and Wallace Roney.

Here is a photo (from left to right) of Vince Wilburn, Jr., Ashley Kahn, Lenny White and Ravi Coltrane at "Miles Davis & Modern Jazz: The Path To Kind Of Blue", a course that's currently at the Tisch School Of The Arts at New York University until January 23rd.

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