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Miles Davis: The muse who changed him, and the heady Brew that rewrote jazz

Miles Davis: The muse who changed him, and the heady Brew that rewrote jazz

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As the incendiary year of 1968 dawned, Miles Dewey Davis found himself in a most unusual situation: he was no longer hip. The trumpeter had reigned as the crown prince of jazz for nearly two decades, his music mutating subtly through hard bop to the mesmeric lyricism of 1959's Kind of Blue. Where he …

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