Search for the earliest pressings of “Kind of Blue”, a Collector’s Guide (more updates Nov 13)

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NOTE: this post was past work-in-progress. The final write-up of the Kind of Blue case study, which corrects some of the statements below,  is found here: https://londonjazzcollector.wordpress.com/record-labels-guide/columbia-records/columbia-matrix-codes-case-study-kind-of-blue/ (Update Nov 11, 12 and 13, see foot of post,  super-anorak addendum, label … Continue reading

Fifty Shades of Blue (updated)

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 (Update March 23: shades of blue now increased to eight –  three extra rips added at the foot of the post, courtesy of ripmeister Bill H) Fifty Shades of Blue – Kind of Blue, not Blue Notes – ok, and … Continue reading

Miles Davis Kind of Blue, the Final Upgrade: the Six Eye

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    Track selection: All Blues, or maybe Flamenco Sketches, it’s the long first track on Side 2. I read somewhere the order is different from what the cover says. Artists: Miles Davis (tp) Cannonball Adderley (as) John Coltrane (ts) … Continue reading