March 7 2018
Guitarist Nels Cline debuts a new band with the April 13 release of Currents, Constellations (Blue Note) featuring The Nels Cline 4, an intrepid unit that builds upon Cline’s acclaimed collaboration with guitarist Julian Lage by adding the fierce and versatile rhythm section of bassist Scott Colley and drummer Tom Rainey. The album’s lead single “Imperfect 10” is available to stream or download today.
March 6 2018
On March 9, John Coltrane’s transcendent Blue Train album will be released in a limited 60th Anniversary color vinyl LP edition. Limited to 1000 copies worldwide and available exclusively from The Sound of Vinyl, the collectible special edition presents the classic album’s stereo mix on a 180-gram LP pressed on opaque blue with black swirls vinyl.
February 27 2018
Singer and pianist Kandace Springs has announced that she will be opening for multi-platinum and award-winning artists Daryl Hall & John Oates and Train along their co-headline North American summer tour, which kicks off May 1. Produced by Live Nation, the extensive trek will make over 35 stops across the U.S. and Canada. Tickets are on sale now at LiveNation.com.
February 21 2018
Eminent contemporary composer, singer-songwriter, pianist and producer Agnes Obel has signed to Deutsche Grammophon, finding a new musical home alongside DG’s leading contemporary composers. Two iconic labels join forces for the first time as the new partnership sees Obel's North American releases being handled by Blue Note Records.