news / style

Miles Davis… Online

Miles Davis, Cartoon’d Breaking down the Miles Davis Neckerchief – link Jazz Hot House reminds us that Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers (w/. Lee Morgan in particular) were pretty fantastic. Juliette Greco on her friendship with Jean-Paul Satre, her love affair with musician Miles Davis, and her thoughts on modern culture – link Concord … Continue reading

Media / news

He Solves Crimes, He Listens To Miles Davis

“Ash Levine, the protagonist of Miles Corwin’s debut novel, Kind of Blue (Oceanview, November), is another music lover: As the title indicates, he’s serious about Miles Davis. An LAPD detective who comes out of retirement to investigate the murder of another ex-officer, Levine, like an increasing number of thriller heroes, has ties to the Israeli … Continue reading

Photos / style

Miles ‘69

One of my favorite web destinations is this isn’t happiness, Peter Nidzgorski’s art, photography and design blog (via tumblr). The other day he posted a classic image of Miles Davis, so I thought that was the perfect opportunity for me to mention his terrific blog. Miles Davis Online is on tumblr as well – fyi. Continue reading