It's About That Time Miles Davis On and Off Record (Hardcover)
|Author: Richard Cook|
|One of the most original books about a jazz musician ever published, this biography-cum-discography focuses on 14 major albums recorded by Miles Davis, using them as a jumping off point for an illuminating discussion of the turbulent life and work of the "Evil Genius of Jazz."|
From the Publisher:
An engaging portrait of the life and work of jazz great Miles Davis traces his career through the window of fourteen important albums recorded by Davis, illuminating each in terms of their contribution to Davis's evolution as a musician, composer, and group leader, as well as relating them to wider currents in contemporary music and the events in Davis's life.