Blue Note Records is celebrating 85 years- that’s 85 years of bringing us some the world’s best music. Converge Radio will proudly showcase tunes from the iconic record label in lead up to the Pablo Center’s show on February 18th, featuring the Blue Note Quintet. Enjoy our four part series streaming on this website, on the TuneIn app, or on radio at 101.9FM in Eau Claire
Blue Note Records is celebrating their 85th Anniversary with a US Tour starring “The Blue Note Quintet” – A group brought together to honor the label’s rich history and pave the way for the eclectic artists of today’s roster. 6 Time Grammy Award nominee Gerald Clayton leads the band as Musical Director and Pianist; “Gerald Clayton is one of the most accomplished, distinctive and innovative pianists performing today” says Don Was, the label’s President since 2012. Rounding out the group is vibraphonist Joel Ross, Saxophonist Immanuel Wilkins, Drummer Kendrick Scott, and Bassist Matt Brewer.