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JIMMY COBB


BIO: About Jimmy This is THE OFFICIAL Jimmy Cobb Facebook Page! Upcoming Performances! October 14,2012: Jarasum Jazz Festival, Jarasum Korea October 12, 2012: Hong Kong Jazz Festival, Hong Kong Legendary jazz drummer, Jimmy Cobb, was born in Washington, D.C. on January 20, 1929. A superb, mostly self-taught musician, Jimmy is the elder statesman of all the incredible Miles Davis bands. Jimmy's inspirational work with Miles, John Coltrane, Cannonball Adderly and Co. spanned 1957 until 1963, and included the masterpiece "Kind of Blue", the most popular jazz recording in history. He also played on "Sketches of Spain", Someday My Prince will Come", "Live at Carnegie Hall, "Live at the Blackhawk", "Porgy and Bess", and many, many other watershed Miles Davis recordings.

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Kaleo Releases New Album 'Surface Sounds' Photo Kaleo Releases New Album 'Surface Sounds'
by TV News Desk - April 23, 2021

Recorded on and off the road, all around the world, the album is very much the brainchild of KALEO frontman, singer, and songwriter JJ Julius Son. Co-producing the majority of it alongside GRAMMY winner Dave Cobb, Julius Son was able to execute his singular vision, leaning into his affinity for blue...
Kaleo Captures Live Performance Video in Front of Erupting Volcano Photo Kaleo Captures Live Performance Video in Front of Erupting Volcano
by TV News Desk - April 14, 2021

The studio recording of “Skinny” appears on the band’s much-anticipated, second full length album Surface Sounds, arriving everywhere on April 23 via Elektra/Atlantic, and available for pre-order now....
Dawes Announce Fall Tour Photo Dawes Announce Fall Tour
by TV News Desk - April 13, 2021

GOOD LUCK WITH WHATEVER is Dawes' seventh studio LP and was produced by 6x GRAMMY® Award-winner Dave Cobb (Chris Stapleton, Brandi Carlile, Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit) at Nashville’s famed RCA Studio A....
Anderson East Announces New Album 'Maybe We Never Die' Photo Anderson East Announces New Album 'Maybe We Never Die'
by TV News Desk - April 07, 2021

East’s third release for Elektra/Low Country Sound, Maybe We Never Die takes the Alabama born, Nashville-based singer-songwriter’s seductively vintage voice in a decidedly fresh direction....
Barry Gibb & Dolly Parton Collaborate on 'Words' Photo Barry Gibb & Dolly Parton Collaborate on 'Words'
by TV News Desk - January 04, 2021

Two legendary artists—Barry Gibb and Dolly Parton—join forces on a new version of the beloved Bee Gees’ song, “Words,” out today....
Chris Stapleton to Perform at 54th Annual CMA Awards Photo Chris Stapleton to Perform at 54th Annual CMA Awards
by TV News Desk - November 09, 2020

Chris Stapleton will perform “Starting Over” during the 54th Annual CMA Awards—airing this Wednesday, November 11 at 8:00pm ET/7:00pm CT on ABC....
Brent Cobb Debuts New Song 'Shut Up And Sing' Photo Brent Cobb Debuts New Song 'Shut Up And Sing'
by TV News Desk - August 28, 2020

“Shut Up And Sing,” a new song from Brent Cobb’s highly anticipated new album, Keep ‘Em On They Toes, is debuting today....
Brent Cobb announces special livestream concert Photo Brent Cobb announces special livestream concert
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2020

Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter and musician Brent Cobb will share a special livestream concert next Wednesday, August 26th at 7:00pm UK via Topeka. ...
Brent Cobb Announces New Album KEEP 'EM ON THEY TOES Photo Brent Cobb Announces New Album KEEP 'EM ON THEY TOES
by TV News Desk - July 15, 2020

Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter and musician Brent Cobb will release his highly anticipated new album, Keep 'Em On They Toes, October 2 on his own label, Ol' Buddy Records, via Thirty Tigers (pre-order)....
BWW Exclusive: The 101 GREATEST ALBUMS of the Rock and Rap Era (1950-2020) Photo BWW Exclusive: The 101 GREATEST ALBUMS of the Rock and Rap Era (1950-2020)
by Peter Nason - April 16, 2020

The Beatles! Rihanna! Michael Jackson! Johnny Cash! Kanye West! The Rolling Stones! Aretha Franklin! Bob Dylan! Miles Davis! Nirvana! BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the greatest albums from the rock and rap era (1950-2020); see if your favorites made the grade!...
Aubrey Johnson's Debut UNRAVELED Out This March Photo Aubrey Johnson's Debut UNRAVELED Out This March
by BWW News Desk - February 03, 2020

More than a decade into a creatively charged career, Aubrey Johnson is proud to announce the March 20th release of her debut album, Unraveled. Due out on Outside in Music, Unraveled marks this consummate jazz vocalist's arrival as a composer, arranger, and bandleader with a captivating vision of her...
Bassist George DeLancey Releases 'Paradise' on February 1st Photo Bassist George DeLancey Releases 'Paradise' on February 1st
by TV News Desk - January 27, 2020

Paradise, the sophomore release from critically acclaimed bassist/ composer George DeLancey, features a mix of hard swinging original compositions and jazz standards, and a host prominent young New York City jazz players. Release date is February 1st (George DeLancey Music)....
Brent Cobb Confirms 2020 Tour Dates Photo Brent Cobb Confirms 2020 Tour Dates
by TV News Desk - December 17, 2019

Grammy-nominated musician Brent Cobb will tour extensively next year including a series of intimate acoustic dates as well as select newly confirmed full-band shows. a?oeA Night of Fine Acoustic Country Music with Brent Cobba?? will bring Cobb to seated venues across the countrya?"stripped down with...
Anderson East and Foy Vance Announce 12 Rounds Tour Photo Anderson East and Foy Vance Announce 12 Rounds Tour
by TV News Desk - December 03, 2019

Equally brash, bold and entirely uncompromising in their respective artistry, Nashville-based singer/songwriter Anderson East and Northern Irish singer/songwriter Foy Vance have announced the stripped-down and double-billed “12 Rounds Tour”. The 19-date trek will see duo share the stage, swap songs,...
The Highwomen Perform 'Redesigning Women' on THE ELLEN DEGENERES SHOW Photo The Highwomen Perform 'Redesigning Women' on THE ELLEN DEGENERES SHOW
by TV News Desk - October 03, 2019

The Highwomena?"the acclaimed collaborative movement formed by Brandi Carlile, Natalie Hemby, Maren Morris and Amanda Shiresa?"perform a?oeRedesigning Womena?? on today's episode of a?oeThe Ellen DeGeneres Show.a?? Watch the performance below. The women also join host Ellen DeGeneres for an intervie...
'The Highwomen' Debuts at #1 on Billboard's Top Country Albums Chart, #10 on the Bill Photo 'The Highwomen' Debuts at #1 on Billboard's Top Country Albums Chart, #10 on the Billboard 200
by TV News Desk - September 16, 2019

The Highwomen—the self-titled release from acclaimed collaborative movement formed by Brandi Carlile, Natalie Hemby, Maren Morris and Amanda Shires—debuts this week at #1 on Billboard's Top Country Albums chart, #10 on the all-genre Billboard 200 and #4 on Billboard's Top Current Albums chart with o...
The Highwomen's Cover Of Fleetwood Mac's THE CHAIN Is Out Today Photo The Highwomen's Cover Of Fleetwood Mac's THE CHAIN Is Out Today
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2019

The Highwomen—the new collaborative movement formed by Brandi Carlile, Natalie Hemby, Maren Morris and Amanda Shires—debut their new cover of Fleetwood Mac's “The Chain” today. The rendition is from the official motion picture soundtrack for the new movie, The Kitchen, which stars Melissa McCarthy, ...
VIDEO: The Highwomen Perform 'Redesigning Women' on THE TONIGHT SHOW Photo VIDEO: The Highwomen Perform 'Redesigning Women' on THE TONIGHT SHOW
by TV News Desk - July 31, 2019

The Highwomen—the new collaborative movement formed by Brandi Carlile, Natalie Hemby, Maren Morris and Amanda Shires—made their television debut last night performing their single “Redesigning Women” on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon”....
Judah & the Lion Headlines NYC's Terminal 5 This September Photo Judah & the Lion Headlines NYC's Terminal 5 This September
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2019

Judah & the Lion is fresh off the release of their third full-length studio album Pep Talkswhich was released on May 3rd, 2019 via Cletus the Van/Caroline and are hitting the road all fall on their massive Pep Talks Worldwide Tour!  Full dates are below!...
John Coltrane Listening Party Announced in NYC Photo John Coltrane Listening Party Announced in NYC
by BWW News Desk - March 26, 2019

John Coltrane's breakout year, when his mature saxophone sound first grabbed ears and his own recordings began to sell consistently, was 1958. The upcoming box set Coltrane '58: The Prestige Recordings (out March 29 (5-CD & digital formats) and April 26 (8-LP format) on Craft Recordings), chronicles...
Recording Academy Announces Industry-Wide Initiative To Expand Opportunities For Fema Photo Recording Academy Announces Industry-Wide Initiative To Expand Opportunities For Female Producers and Engineers
by TV News Desk - February 01, 2019

Today, the Recording Academy's Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion announced an unprecedented new initiative that aims to expand opportunities for female music producers and engineers. The Producer & Engineer Inclusion Initiative is the inaugural action of a larger strategy to address gender inequ...
Craft Recordings To Release COLTRANE '58: THE PRESTIGE RECORDINGS Box Set 3/29 Photo Craft Recordings To Release COLTRANE '58: THE PRESTIGE RECORDINGS Box Set 3/29
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2019

Though it's been 52 years since his tragic passing, John Coltrane's importance and influence have never been greater. Though active for a relatively short period—from 1957 to '67—he was an intrepid spirit who developed at a feverish pace. Coltrane's breakout year, when his mature sound first grabbed...
MerleFest Adds Brandi Carlile, Dailey & Vincent, and The Brother Brothers to Lineup Photo MerleFest Adds Brandi Carlile, Dailey & Vincent, and The Brother Brothers to Lineup
by TV News Desk - December 10, 2018

MerleFest, presented by Window World, is proud to announce new artist additions for MerleFest 2019: Brandi Carlile, Dailey & Vincent, and The Brother Brothers. The annual homecoming of musicians and music fans returns to the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, in the fo...
Anderson East nominated for 'Best American Roots Performance' at the 61st Annual GRAM Photo Anderson East nominated for 'Best American Roots Performance' at the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2018

Acclaimed singer, songwriter and performer,Anderson East, is nominated for “Best American Roots Performance” for his song “All On My Mind” at the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards. The awards ceremony will be broadcast on CBS live from Los Angeles' Staples Center on Sunday, February 10 at 8:00pm ET/7:00pm C...
Kacey Musgraves Wins Big at the CMA AWARDS - See Full List of Winners Here! Photo Kacey Musgraves Wins Big at the CMA AWARDS - See Full List of Winners Here!
by TV News Desk - November 15, 2018

Chris Stapleton reveled in a celebratory night in Nashville as he took home three wins at "The 52nd Annual CMA Awards," while Keith Urban warmed hearts with his gracious acceptance of the coveted Entertainer of the Year trophy. Country Music's Biggest Night was hosted for the 11th consecutive year b...