Lick it, stick it, post it – a Miles Davis stamp
Well, i’m going back to writing old-fashioned letters just so that I can put a Miles stamp on an envelope. The launch is June 12, so see you at the local post office to stack up!
In LA, there will be a dedication at the Hollywood Bowl @ 7pm, then a concert
A celebration of MILES DAVIS
Herbie Hancock, host
Marcus Miller “Tutu Revisited”
Miles Electric Band, featuring Vince Wilburn, Darryl Jones, Nicholas Payton, Blackbird McKnight, Mino Cinelu, Antoine Roney, Robert Irving III, Munyungo Jackson, Badal Roy (tabla), DJ Logic spinning and me.
Kind of Blue: Jimmy Cobb’s “So What” Band
Homage to trumpet player/visionary/modernist Miles Davis, from a complete performance of his masterpiece Kind of Blue, through the ’70s with the Miles Electric Band, to his pop-influenced album Tutu.
Miles Davis Postage Stamp Dedication – 7pm Hollywood Bowl’s Museum Terrace Hollywood Bowl
2301 North Highland Avenue
SEE YOU THERE!