Monday, November 20, 2006

Miles Davis - New York Times: "Fifteen years after his death Miles Davis has been enjoying a comeback tour. A new marketing campaign, capitalizing on what would have been his 80th birthday earlier this year, has been touting Davis, the trumpeter, bandleader and jazz legend, as "the original icon of cool." His music is being repackaged and (of course) remixed. And, as befits a musical giant, his life story - one that has long eluded Hollywood - appears finally to be headed for the big screen."