Miles Davis

“Hail to the Real Chief” – Brand new Miles Davis track!

Brand new track from Music from and Inspired by Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool features unreleased Miles Davis studio trumpet performances combined with music written by Lenny White, produced by White and Vince Wilburn, Jr and featuring an all-star collection of Miles band alumni…

  • Miles Davis – Trumpet
  • Vince Wilburn Jr. – Drums
  • Lenny White – Synth
  • Bernard Wright – Keys
  • John Scofield – Guitar
  • Quintin Zoto – Guitar
  • Marcus Miller – Bass
  • Jeremy Pelt – Trumpet
  • Walter White – Trumpet
  • Antione Roney – Tenor Sax
  • Emilio Modeste – Tenor Sax

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Miles Davis

Birth of the Cool Soundtrack – Track List and PR

Miles Davis

Music From and Inspired by “Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool”
a Film by Stanley Nelson

  1. Commentary: Herbie Hancock, Jimmy Heath
  2. Milestones (1958)
  3. Commentary: Greg Tate
  4. Donna Lee (Charlie Parker with Miles Davis) (1947)
  5. Commentary: Ashley Kahn, Symphony Sid Introduction
  6. Moon Dreams (1949)
  7. Commentary: George Wein
  8. ‘Round Midnight (1957)
  9. Commentary: Carlos Santana
  10. It Never Entered My Mind (1959)
  11. Commentary: Vincent Bessieres
  12. Generique (1958)
  13. Commentary: Jimmy Cobb
  14. So What (1959)
  15. Commentary: Gil Evans
  16. New Rhumba (1957)
  17. Commentary: Frances Taylor Davis
  18. The Pan Piper (Alborada de Vigo) (1960)
  19. Commentary: Jack Chambers
  20. Someday My Prince Will Come (1961)
  21. Commentary: Wayne Shorter
  22. Footprints (1967)
  23. Commentary: Carlos Santana, Quincy Troupe
  24. Miles Runs The Voodoo Down (45RPM Single Edit) (1970)
  25. Commentary: Marcus Miller
  26. Tutu (1986)
  27. Commentary: Erin Davis
  28. Hail To The Real Chief (Brand New Recording featuring unreleased Miles Davis performances; Produced by Lenny White & Vince Wilburn, Jr.)

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Miles Davis

Birth of the Cool Soundtrack Music Playlist

Preview the tracks featured on the album Music from and Inspired by Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool, including the brand new track “Hail to the Real Chief” and some of Davis’s most enduring classics.

  1. Hail To The Real Chief Miles Davis 3:40
  2. Milestones Miles Davis 5:42
  3. Miles Runs the Voodoo Down [45-rpm Single Edit] Miles Davis 2:50
  4. Tutu Miles Davis 5:14
  5. Footprints Miles Davis 9:46
  6. Someday My Prince Will Come Miles Davis 9:03
  7. The Pan Piper Miles Davis 3:55
  8. New Rhumba Miles Davis 4:35
  9. So What Miles Davis 9:05
  10. Generique [Mono Version] Miles Davis 2:48
  11. It Never Entered My Mind Miles Davis 5:22
  12. Round Midnight Miles Davis 5:55
  13. Moon Dreams Miles Davis 3:17
  14. Donna Lee Miles Davis 2:32

Miles Davis

Birth of the Cool Soundtrack Commentary Audio

Preview all the Miles Davis commentary tracks included on the album, Music from and inspired by Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool

  1. Commentary Herbie Hancock, Jimmy Heath Miles Davis 0:23
  2. Commentary Greg Tate Miles Davis 0:20
  3. Commentary Ashley Kahn, Symphony Sid Introduction Miles Davis 0:37
  4. Commentary George Wein Miles Davis 0:29
  5. Commentary Carlos Santana Miles Davis 0:20
  6. Commentary Vincent Bessieres Miles Davis 0:45
  7. Commentary Jimmy Cobb Miles Davis 0:21
  8. Commentary Gil Evans Miles Davis 0:12
  9. Commentary Frances Taylor Davis Miles Davis 0:38
  10. Commentary Jack Chambers Miles Davis 0:23
  11. Commentary Wayne Shorter Miles Davis 0:35
  12. Commentary Carlos Santana, Quincy Troupe Miles Davis 0:28
  13. Commentary Marcus Miller Miles Davis 0:18
  14. Commentary Erin Davis Miles Davis 0:14

Miles Davis

Birth of the Cool PBS Airdates

Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool documentary film airs premieres on PBS stations nationwide on Tues, Feb 25 in prime time. Check out the trailer and find airdates near you in the table below.

Enter your 2-letter state code (AL,NY, etc) or public tv network in search box or browse through full list.

STCitySTATIONAIRDATES
AK Fairbanks KUAC Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 3:00am, Sat 2/29 4:00pm on World, Sat 2/29 8:00pm on World
AK Statewide AKPBS Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am
AL Statewide APT Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Thu 2/27 2:00am, Sat 2/29 7:00pm on World, Sat 2/29 11:00pm on World
AR Statewide AETN Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Fri 2/28 12:00am, Sat 2/29 7:00pm on AETN-4, Sat 2/29 11:00pm on AETN-4
AZ Phoenix ArizonaPBS Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Wed 2/26 2:00am, Sat 2/29 8:00pm on 8.3
AZ Tucson AZPM Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 2am, Thu 2/27 1pm
CA Eureka North Coast PBS 2/25 9pm, 2/26 1am, 2/27 3am, 2/28 1am
CA Fresno ValleyPBS Tue 2/25 9:00pm
CA Los Angeles PBS SoCal Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 2am, Sat 2/29 9pm on PBS Socal2, Sat 2/29 5pm on PBS Socal World, Sat 2/29 9pm on PBS Socal World
CA Redding KIXE Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 1am, Thu 2/27 3am, Fri 2/28 1am, Sat 2/29 9pm on World
CA Sacramento KVIE Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 2am, Thu 2/27 4am
CA San Diego KPBS Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Fri 3/6 9:00pm on KPBSHD2
CA San Francisco KQED Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 3:00am, Sat 2/29 5:00pm on World, Sat 2/29 9:00pm on World
CO Statewide RMPBS Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Sat 2/29 3:00am, Sat 2/29 10:00pm on Create/ WORLD
CT Hartford CPTV Tue 2/25 9:00pm
FL Ft. Myers WGCU Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Wed 2/26 9:00pm on CREATE, Thu 2/27 2:00am on CREATE, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Fri 2/28 1:00am, Fri 2/28 3:00am on CREATE, Sat 2/29 8:00pm on WORLD
FL Gainesville WUFT Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am
FL Jacksonville WJCT Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Sat 2/29 8:00pm on WORLD
FL Miami WPBT2 Tue 2/25 9pm
FL Orlando WUCFTV Tue 2/25 9:00pm
FL Pensacola WSRE Sat 2/29 7:00pm World, Sat 2/29 11:00pm World
FL South Florida WXEL Fri 2/28 10pm
FL Tallahassee WFSU Tue 2/25 9:00pm ET, Wed 2/26 2:00am ET, Thu 2/27 3:00am ET
FL Tampa WEDU Tue 2/25 9pm
GA Atlanta ATL PBS Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Tue 2/25 11:00pm, Wed 2/26 3:00am
GA Statewide GPB Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 12am
GU Guam island wide PBS Guam Wed 2/26 9:00pm
HI Statewide PBS Hawaii Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Thu 2/27 1:00am, Sat 2/29 8:00pm
IA Statewide Iowa PTV Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Wed 2/26 3:00am
ID Statewide IdahoPTV Tue 2/25 9am, Wed 2/26 2am on Plus
IL Carbondale WSIU Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Wed 2/26 12:00am
IL Chicago WTTW Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 7:00am on WTTW Prime, Wed 2/26 3:00pm on WTTW Prime, Thu 2/27 1:30am, Sat 2/29 7:00pm on WTTW Prime, Sun 3/1 2:00am on WTTW Prime
IL Peoria WTVP Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 12am, Thu 2/27 2am, Fri 2/28 12am, Sat 2/29 7pm on World, Sat 2/29 11pm on World
IL Springfield WMEC Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Wed 2/26 12:00am
IL Urbana WILL-TV Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Sat 2/29 7:00pm on CRE-WLD, Sat 2/29 11:00pm on CRE-WLD
IN Bloomington WTIU Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/25 1am, Thu 2/27 3am, Fri 2/28 1am, Sat 2/29 9pm on World
IN Evansville WNIN Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Wed 2/26 12:00am
IN Fort Wayne PBS39 Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 1am, Thu 2/27 3am
IN Indianapolis WFYI Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Fri 2/28 1:00am
IN Muncie WIPB Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am
IN South Bend WNIT Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 1am, Thu 2/27 3am, Fri 2/28 1am
IN Vincennes WVUT Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Fri 2/28 1:00am
KS Topeka KTWU 2/26 12:00am, 2/27 2:00am, 2/28 12:00am, 2/29 7:00pm 11.2, 2/29 11:00pm 11.2, 2/25 11:00pm 11.3, 2/26 3:00am 11.3, 2/28 3:00am 11.3
KS Western KS SHPTV Wed 2/26 10pm
KS Wichita KPTS Tue 2/25 8pm, Tue 2/25 11:00pm on Explore, Wed 2/26 12:00am, Wed 2/26 3:00am on Explore
KY Bowling Green WKYU-PBS Tue 2/25 time tba
KY Lexington KET Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am KET2, Wed 2/26 3:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am KET2, Fri 2/28 1:00am KET2
LA New Orleans WYES Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 12:00am
LA Statewide LPB Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Thu 2/27 2:00am
MA Boston WGBH Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 4:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am on WGBX, Fri 2/28 4:00am, Fri 2/28 9:30pm on WGBX, Sat 2/29 8:00pm on WORLD
MA Springfield WGBY Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Fri 2/28 1:00am, Sat 2/29 8:00pm on World, Sun 3/1 12:00am on World
MD Statewide MPT Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Wed 2/26 3:00am
ME Statewide MEPUBLIC Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Fri 2/28 1:00am
MI Detroit DPTV Tue 2/25 9pm, Thu 2/27 11pm
MI East Lansing WKAR Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 1am, Thu 2/27 3am, Fri 2/28 8pm on World
MI Flint Q-TV Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Wed 2/26 2:00am
MI Grand Rapids WGVU Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Fri 2/28 3:00am
MI Marquette WNMU-TV13 Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 1am, Thu 2/27 3am, Fri 2/28 1am
MI Mt. Pleasant WCMU 2/25 9pm, 2/26 1am
MN Appleton Pioneer Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 12am, Thu 2/27 2am, Fri 2/28 12am
MN Bemidji LPTV Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/25 8pm on Plus
MN Duluth WDSE Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Tue 2/25 11:00pm on Explore
MN St. Paul TPT Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 2am
MO Kansas City KCPT Wed 2/26 12:00am, Wed 2/26 10:00am on KCPT2, Wed 2/26 3:00pm on KCPT2, Wed 2/26 9:00pm on KCPT2, Thu 2/27 2:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am on KCPT2, Fri 2/28 12:00am
MO Springfield OPT Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 12am, Thu 2/27 2am
MO St. Louis NineNetwork Tue 2/25 8pm
MO Warrensburg KMOS Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 12:00am
MS Statewide MPB Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Wed 2/26 12:00am, Thu 2/27 2:00am, Fri 2/28 12:00am
MT Statewide MontanaPBS Tue 2/25 8pm, Sat 2/29 1am, Sat 2/29 6pm on World, Sat 2/29 10pm on World
NC Charlotte PBS Charlotte Wed 2/26 11pm
NC Statewide UNC-TV Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 3:00am, Sat 2/29 7:00pm on Explorer Channel
ND Statewide Prairie Public Tue 2/25 9pm, Thu 2/27 2am,
NE Statewide NET Tue 2/25 8:00pm on NET, Wed 2/26 12:00am on NET, Thu 2/27 2:00am on NET, Fri 2/28 12:00am on NET, Sat 2/29 7:00pm on NET World, Sat 2/29 11:00pm on NET World
NH Durham NHPBS Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am on Explore, Wed 2/26 4:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am on Explore, Fri 2/28 1:00am on Explore, Fri 2/28 9:30pm, Sat 2/29 2:30am, Sat 2/29 8:00pm on World, Sun 3/1 12:00am on World
NM Las Cruces KRWG Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 2:00am
NM Portales KENW Tue 2/25 8:00pm on 3-2, Thu 2/27 2:00am, Thu 2/27 7:00pm
NM Statewide NMPBS Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Thu 2/27 3:00am
NV Las Vegas Vegas PBS Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 2:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am on Rewind110, Thu 2/27 9:00am on Rewind110, Thu 2/27 9:00pm on Jackpot111, Thu 2/27 9:00pm on Rewind110, Fri 2/28 2:00am on Jackpot111, Fri 2/28 7:00am on Jackpot111, Fri 2/28 12:00pm on Jackpot111, Fri 2/28 11:00pm
NV Reno KNPB Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 1am, Fri 2/28 1am
NY Albany WMHT Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am
NY Binghamton WSKG Tue 2/25 9pm, Sat 2/29 8pm on World, Sun 3/1 12am on World
NY Buffalo WNED | WBFO Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Thu 2/27 12:00am
NY Long Island WLIW21 Thu 2/27 7pm on All Arts, Sat 2/29 11am on All Arts, Sat 2/29 4pm on All Arts, Sat 2/29 8pm on World, Sat 2/29 10:30pm
NY New York THIRTEEN Tue 2/25 9pm, Thu 2/27 2am
NY Plattsburgh MLPBS Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 1:30am
NY Rochester WXXI Tue 2/25 8pm
NY Syracuse WCNY Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am
NY Watertown WPBS Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am
OH Athens WOUB Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Wed 2/26 9:00pm on OHIO, Fri 2/28 1:00am, Sat 2/29 8:00pm on WORLD
OH Bowling Green WBGU Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 11:30am, Thu 2/27 3am
OH Cincinnati CET Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Fri 2/28 1:00am
OH Cleveland WVIZ Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 2:00am
OH Columbus WOSU Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 2:00am, Wed 2/26 9:00pm on PLUS
OH Dayton ThinkTV Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Wed 2/26 9:00pm on 16 AGAIN, Thu 2/27 2:00am on 16 AGAIN, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Fri 2/28 1:00am, Fri 2/28 2:00pm on 16 AGAIN, Sat 2/29 9:00am on 16 AGAIN, Sat 2/29 8:00pm on 16 OHIO/WORLD
OH Kent WNEO Tue 2/25 9pm on Fusion, Sat 2/29 8pm on Fusion
OH Toledo WGTE Tue 02/25 9pm, Wed 02/26 3am, Wed 02/26 3pm
OK Statewide OETA Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Wed 2/26 12:00am, Thu 2/27 2:00am, Sat 2/29 11:00pm on DT2OKLA
OR Medford SOPTV Tue 2/25 9pm, Thu 2/27 2am, Sat 2/29 5pm on World
OR Portland OPB Tue 2/25 9:00 p.m, Thu 2/27 2:00 a.m
PA Bethlehem PBS39 Sat 2/29 8pm on World
PA Erie WQLN Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 1am, Thu 2/27 3am, Fri 2/28 1am, Sat 2/29 8pm on World, Sun 3/01 12am on World
PA Harrisburg WITF Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 2:00am
PA Philadelphia WHYY Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 3:00pm
PA Pittsburgh WQED Tue 2/25 9pm
PA Pittston WVIA Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/28 2pm
PA University Park WPSU Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Fri 2/28 1:00am
PR San Juan WMTJ Tue 2/25 10:00pm
SC Columbia SCETV Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 12:00am on ETVW, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Wed 2/26 4:00am on ETVW, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Fri 2/28 1:00am
SD Vermillion SDPB Tue 2/25 8pm, Tue 2/29 7pm on SDPB2
TN Chattanooga WTCI Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am
TN Cookeville WCTE Tues 2/25 8pm
TN Cordova WKNO Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 12:00am
TN Knoxville ETPBS Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 1am
TN Martin WLJT Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 12:00am
TN Nashville NPT Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Wed 2/26 12:00am, Wed 2/26 3:00am on NPT2, Thu 2/27 2:00am, Thu 2/27 8:00am on NPT2, Fri 2/28 12:00am, Fri 2/28 3:00am on NPT2, Fri 2/28 1:00pm on NPT2
TX Amarillo PPBS Tue 2/25 8pm
TX Austin KLRU Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 2am
TX College Station KAMU Tue 2/25 8pm
TX Corpus Christi KEDT Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 12:00am
TX Dallas KERA Tue 2/25 8:00pm
TX El Paso KCOS Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 2:00am
TX Houston KUHT TV 8 Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Thu 2/27 2:30am, Sat 2/29 7:00pm on World, Sat 2/29 11:00pm on World
TX Lubbock KTTZ Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am
TX Lubbock KTTZ Tue Feb. 25 8:00pm, Wed Feb. 26 1:00am
TX Midland Basin PBS Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 12am, Thu 2/27 2am, Fri 2/28 12am
TX San Antonio KLRN 2/25 8:00pm, 2/26 12:00am, 2/27 2:00am, 2/28 8:00pm on World, 2/29 11:00pm on World
UT Salt Lake City KUED Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Wed 2/26 11:00pm, Thu 2/27 1:00am, Sat 2/29 6:00pm on The World, Sat 2/29 10:00pm on The World
VA Arlington WETA Tue 2/25 9pm, Wed 2/26 2:00am
VA Norfolk WHRO Tue 2/25, Sat 2/29 on World
VA Richmond WCVE / WHTJ Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 12:00am Plus, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Wed 2/26 4:00am Plus, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Fri 2/28 1:00am, Fri 2/28 4:00am Plus
VA Roanoke Blue Ridge PBS Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Fri 2/28 1:00am, Sun 3/1 12:00am on Southwest VA PTV 15.2
VI St. Thomas WTJX Tue 2/25 10:00pm, Wed 2/26 12:00am on Signature, Wed 2/26 2:00am
VT Statewide VTPBS Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Fri 2/28 1:00am
WA Pullman NWPB Tue 2/25 9:00pm on KTNW, Wed 2/26 1:00am on KTNW, Thu 2/27 3:00am on KTNW, Fri 2/28 1:00am on KTNW
WA Seattle KCTS 9 Tue 2/25 9pm
WA Spokane KSPS Tue 2/25 8:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Fri 2/28 1:00am, Sat 2/29 9:00pm on 7.2 World
WI Madison PBS WI Tue 2/25 8pm, Wed 2/26 2am
WI Milwaukee Milwaukee PBS Tue 2/25 8:00pm on WMVS, Wed 2/26 2:30am on WMVS, Sat 2/29 7:00pm on WORLD, Sat 2/29 11:00pm on WORLD
WV Charleston WVPB Tue 2/25 9:00pm, Wed 2/26 1:00am, Thu 2/27 3:00am, Fri 2/28 1:00am, Sat 2/29 8:00pm on WV CHAN
WY Riverton WyomingPBS Tue 2/25 8pm, Thu 2/27 8pm on Encore

Miles Davis

Miles Davis Radio Specials by Joyride Media

Four Miles Davis radio specials are available for broadcast from PRX. Use players below to preview audio on this site or click here to access them all from PRX. Please also let us know if you need to download broadcast audio from another source.

Miles Davis – Kind of Blue

Behind the making of the album Kind of Blue.

Miles Davis – Bitches Brew

Behind the making of the album Bitches Brew.

Jazz – The ’59 Sound

A look back at key groundbreaking jazz albums from 1959 – Miles Davis (Kind of BlueSketches of Spain), Charles Mingus (Mingus Ah-Um), Dave Brubeck (Time Out) and more.

Miles Davis – Miles Ahead

A trip inside the production of the acclaimed 2016 Miles Davis biopic with star, Don Cheadle and others.

Miles Davis – Miles Ahead biopic special

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DON CHEADLE STARS AS MILES DAVIS IN ‘MILES AHEAD’ BIOPIC

Film opens April 2016 in select markets, rolls out nationally through the spring.  FREE ONE HOUR RADIO SPECIAL features Cheadle interview, Miles classics and Robert Glasper’s new score music!


This Joyride Media special is just starting to come together but it should be a great one!  Other content will be available to post online or to have shorter features to air in any program.  Also great for Memorial Day weekend for what would have been Miles’s 90th birthday (born May 26, 1926).

Totally free to air.  Sign up now with form below. No built-in spots, no barter deals and up to 8 minutes for your own spots.  Shorter segments will also be available to drop in your broadcasts or post online.  Here’s basic content details while the show is in production.

 

  • Host: Joshua Jackson (WVTF – Roanoke, VA)
  • Interviews: Don Cheadle (Miles Ahead director and star), Robert Glasper (pianist, Miles Ahead score composer), plus Miles’ son (Erin Davis) and nephew (Vince Wilburn, Jr) who co-manage his estate.
  • Music:  Classic Miles Davis tracks (Seven Steps to Heaven, Frelon Brun, Miles Ahead, Solea, Black Satin, Prelude, part 2, So What, Back Seat Betty, ) and new cuts from Robert Glasper’s score.
  • Delivery:  CDs are in the mail to stations.  Content can be downloaded now from PRX or zip file links to mp3 or wav audio.

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