Kind of Blue has been the top selling jazz album for many years. In Oct 2008 it was certified as quadruple platinum in sales. What makes it so popular? For a lot of people Kind of Blue was their into to jazz. The opening track So What has a kind of sassy attitude. All Blues swings gently and is very approachable. This is what caught people’s attention. These songs also showcased the “jazz style” of solos and improvisation and interplay between the musicians.
On Fri May 5th from 2pm-6pm Chuy and Mel will be showcasing this classic album.
Sonny, Mel and Dick will be on Sat 6 May from 10-6 and Keith and Mel will be on Sun 10am-2pm.