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Miles Davis at Newport 1955-1975: The Bootleg Series Vol. 4 Scheduled for Release July 17

Miles Davis’ 20-year association as an artist at impresario George Wein’s renowned Newport Jazz Festival is a thriving tradition that will be celebrated with the release of MILES DAVIS AT NEWPORT 1955-1975: THE BOOTLEG SERIES VOL. 4.  The four-CD box …
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Miles Davis with Quincy Jones and The Gil Evans Orchestra Live At Montreux On DVD and Blu-ray March 19

Eagle Rock Entertainment is proud to announce the March 19 release of Miles Davis with Quincy Jones and the Gil Evans Orchestra Live at Montreux 1991. [Pre-book Order Date February 22, MSRP $14.98 for DVD, $19.98 for Blu-ray].  This concert …
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DVD Review: Miles Davis at Montreux Box-Set

In 1973, Miles Davis made his first of what would be ten historic appearances at the prestigious Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland. He performed there up until his death in 1991, with an eleven-year hiatus in-between due to struggles with health and personal demons. Smartly, these shows were filmed by forward-thinking festival founder Claude Nobs, who wanted to record it and other performances there for posterity (remarkably, the
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The Definitive Miles Davis At Montreux DVD Collection 1973-1991 – Out October 24

Ten discs. Twenty Hours. All Miles.
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Miles Davis – Live at Montreux: Highlights 1973-1991

Arguably no single artist had more influence on jazz than the enigmatic Miles Davis. This composer/bandleader/trumpeter pioneered new forms such as cool jazz, hard bop and jazz fusion, and altered the sound of popular music. As much as his handprint was and remains on the art scene, he too was inspired by the music around him, becoming highly respected by his peers for fearlessly growing and innovating. “The Prince of Darkness” was a controversial figure…
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It’s Back-to-School With An Eagle Rock Entertainment Education

In the dwindling days of summer
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