23 Nov 2019

Worlds Of Music Ep. 164 featuring Don Was - 80 years of Blue Note Records

From Worlds of Music, 2:00 pm on 23 November 2019
Don Was: President and Creative Director of Blue Note Records

Don Was: President and Creative Director of Blue Note Records Photo: Supplied

 

Episode 164 includes an interview recorded in 2014 with Don Was, a musician from Detroit who went on to become one of the most in-demand record producers in the business, with a client list that included the Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan and Bonnie Raitt. In 2012 he was appointed the President and Creative Director of the iconic jazz label, Blue Note Records. Don talks about his vision for the label and maintaining it’s artistic integrity in the 21st Century musical landscape. Blue Note is currently celebrating it’s 80th anniversary since it was formed in 1939 by the late Alfred Lion.

 

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Rahim Alhaj
Letter 1. Eastern Love – Sinan
Rahim Alhaj
Letters from Iraq: Oud and String Quintet
Smithsonian Folkways

Las Hermanas Caronni
El cielo (feat. Diana Baroni)
Las Hermanas Caronni, Baron
Santa Plástica
Les Grands Fleuves

Gregory Porter
Liquid Spirit
Gregory Porter
Liquid Spirit
Blue Note, BMG

Toumani Diabaté's Symmetric Orchestra
Ya Fama
Toumani Diabaté'
Boulevard De L'independance
World Circuit

Orquesta Akokán
Cuidado Con el Tumbador
Orquesta Akokán
Orquesta Akokán
Daptone Records

Taraf de Haïdouks
Danza Ritual del Fuego
Manuel de Falla
Maskarada
Crammed Discs

Albert Ammons
Boogie Woogie Stomp
Albert Ammons
Blue Note - The Finest In Jazz
Blue Note, UMG

Gregory Porter
Liquid Spirit
Gregory Porter
Liquid Spirit
Blue Note Records

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers
Moanin'
Bobby Timmons
The Best of Blue Note
Blue Note Records

Elvis Costello & the Roots
Walk Us Uptown
Elvis Costello, Steven Mandel, Questlove
Wise Up Ghosts
Blue Note Records

Takuya Kuroda
Rising Son
Takuya Kuroda
Rising Son
Blue Note Records

Gregory Porter
The "In" Crowd
Billy Page
Liquid Spirit
Blue Note Records


US3 Feat. Rahsaan & Gerard Presencer
Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia)
herbie Hancock,Kelly, Wilkinson, Simpson
The Best Of Blue Note
Blue Note Records

Ronnie Foster
Summer Song (Diamond D Remix)
Ronnie Foster
Blue Note Remixed - 50 Of the Best
Blue Note Records

Aaron Neville
My True Story
Pitt, Waltzer
My True Story
Blue Note Records

Albert Ammons
Boogie Woogie Man
Albert Ammons
Boogie Woogie Man
Blue Note Records

Sonny Rollins
Tune Up
Sonny Rollins
The Best Of Blue Note
Blue Note Records

Donald  Byrd
Black Byrd
Larry Mizell
The Best Of Blue Note
Blue Note Records

Dhafer Youssef
Chakkaradaar (Atihi Devo Bhava Suite)
Dhafer Youssef
Sound Of Mirrors
Anteprima Productions