Monday, May 16, 2016
* The newly reissued box set of Davis’ The Complete Prestige 10-Inch LP Collection is now on sale.
The set (pictured) includes a total of 11 10" vinyl LPs reproduced with their original cover art and liner notes, plus a 16-page booklet with photos and new notes by Ashley Kahn, and a collectible print of a painting by Davis.
You can read Pitchfork's review of the box set here.
* Paul Buckmaster did an interview with Southern California Public Radio in which the noted arranger talks about his work with Miles Davis, Elton John, David Bowie, and more.
* Trumpeter Keyon Harrold talked with Philadelphia radio station WRTI about his work on the music for Don Cheadle's film Miles Ahead, and the film was reviewed in the Jamaica Observer.
* Bassist Ron Carter, a member of Davis' famed 1960s quintet, presented a concert this past weekend in NYC honoring the upcoming 90th anniversary of Davis' birth.