July 22 2014
Blue Note Records proudly presents the Blue Note 75 app – a ground-breaking new app available exclusively for iPad that celebrates the 75th Anniversary of the legendary jazz label which has represented The Finest In Jazz Since 1939. Now available exclusively on the App Store, the app presents a new digital format – developed in partnership with the London-based digital music and creative technology agency playDEF music – which allows users to play owned Blue Note music in-app or directly purchase music including albums Mastered for iTunes available via Blue Note’s dedicated global iTunes destination: iTunes.com/BlueNote. Watch the introductory video HERE. Read more at http://playdef.bluenote.com/
July 15 2014
Puss n Boots’ debut album, No Fools, No Fun, is out today and the trio will celebrate with a record release show tonight at the Bell House in Brooklyn, NY. The band will make its national television debut on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” tomorrow, July 16. Puss n Boots – which was founded by Sasha Dobson, Norah Jones and Catherine Popper – will be performing “Don’t Know What It Means,” an original song penned by Jones for No Fools, No Fun.
July 14 2014
Continuing Blue Note Records’ 75th anniversary celebrations, a new Blue Note Authorized Dealers retail program has launched with select Record Store Day-affiliated independent music stores across the United States. Participating stores will carry a variety of Blue Note Records products, including exclusive new releases and special promotional items.
July 1 2014
Ryan Adams has confirmed September 9 as the release date of Ryan Adams, his new album and first to be released on the combined Pax Am/Blue Note imprint. Produced by Adams himself at his own Pax Am Studios in Los Angeles, the eponymous new record is the NC-born singer/songwriter’s first full length since 2011’s acclaimed Ashes & Fire. Pre-orders of Ryan Adams at iTunes will immediately receive an instant grat download of the lead single “Gimme Something Good.”