Miles Davis

Music: While CD Sales Droop, Vinyl Abides

Let the holiday shopping season begin! With the explosion of intangible mp3s, music may have lost its luster as a nice Christmas gift. But it looks like music might have a savior in the form of an old friend: good old reliable vinyl.

Arts, Culture & Media

Cultural touchtones

The Peanuts, Star Wars, Sputnik, Miles Davis, and Frank Lloyd Wright -- how these figures, creations, endeavors and events became America's cultural touchtones.

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Steve Reid

Steve Reid is a extraordinarily versatile drummer who has performed with some of the most legendary musicians of the 20th century - James Brown, Miles Davis, Sun Ra, Ornette Coleman, Fela Kuti, and Jimi Hendrix.

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Global hit - Daxaar

For today's Global Hit, drummer Steve Reid explains how his legendary career has taken him from Motown to Africa. Steve Reid's latest album is called Daxaar ... after the city in Senegal where he recorded the CD.

Music: While CD Sales Droop, Vinyl Abides

Let the holiday shopping season begin! With the explosion of intangible mp3s, music may have lost its luster as a nice Christmas gift. But it looks like music might have a savior in the form of an old friend: good old reliable vinyl.

Studio 360 - Episode 841B - Mira, Miles, Sticky Fingers - Segment 2

American Icons: Kind of Blue Even if you've never bought a jazz album in your life, you've heard Miles Davis' masterpiece, Kind of Blue -- at a party, in a movie, or in a restaurant. As part of Studio 360's award-winning series on American Icons, Ave Carrillo tries to figure out what it is that makes Kind of Blue so extraordinary.