Miles Davis' often overlooked masterpiece Miles in the Sky is
his venture into the jazz-rock, which later became known as fusion.
While working together with his second great quintet his interest in the
usage of electric instruments was increasing every day. The first album
from his “Electric” period is one big grooving adventure, in which he
gets the support of the stellar line-up of Wayne Shorter, Tony Williams,
Ron Carter, Herbie Hancock, and George Benson. It's a ground-breaking
record from the first notes of “Stuff” to the atmospheric final tunes
from “Country Son". This turning point in Miles' career must be heard by
Jazz fans, especially any admirer of Miles Davis.
is among the most influential and critically acclaimed musicians in the
history of jazz. During his five-decade career, he went into a variety
of musical directions and was one of the pioneers of the
Jazz-Rock/Fusion sound. His highlights including the million-sellers
Kind of Blue (1959), Sketches of Spain (1960) and Bitches Brew (1970).
- 180 gram audiophile vinyl
- His legendary 1968 album feat. Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Tony Williams & George Benson