6 people found this helpful. Includes full live footage and recent interviews with band mates and others. Miles Davis Miles Electric: A Different Kind of Blue British Isle of Wight Festival August 29, 1970 By the time Miles Davis hit the stage at the British Isle of Wight Festival on August 29, '70, he was fomenting yet another stylistic leap forward, this time with a concept that revolved around extremely loose sketches that were mere starting points for collective … With Carlos Santana, Stanley Crouch, Miles Davis, Steve Allen. 0 Comment Report abuse Wendell Stewart. Kind of Blue is a studio album by American jazz trumpeter-composer Miles Davis.It was recorded on March 2 and April 22, 1959, at Columbia's 30th Street Studio in New York City, and released on August 17 of that year by Columbia Records.For the recording, Davis led a sextet featuring saxophonists John Coltrane and Julian "Cannonball" Adderley, pianist Bill Evans, … View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 2004 DVD release of Miles Davis. Directed by Murray Lerner. MILES ELECTRIC: A DIFFERENT KIND OF BLUE finds the jazz trumpeter performing BITCHES BREW live in concert at the legendary 1970 music festival Isle of Wight. The perpetual controversy surrounding Bitches Brew is the initial focus of Murray Lerner's documentary Miles Electric: A Different Kind of Blue, now available on DVD. Performance footage is interspersed with interviewed appearances by Miles' former band members Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock, as well as admirers such as Carlos Santana and Joni Mitchell. (2004) MILES ELECTRIC: A DIFFERENT KIND OF BLUE. Some critics accused Davis of selling out, while the public bought it like crazy. Motion Picture (Form). USA. "Miles Electric: A Different Kind of Blue" is a good purchase and serves as an interesting look inside the the innerworkings of his music. Miles Electric: A Different Kind of Blue. Documentary about Miles Davis' legendary gig at the Isle of Wight Festival, August 1970. MLA citation style: Murray Lerner. More Films, Videos like this. (Songs). 5.0 out of 5 stars A must-have for Electric Miles fans. Miles Electric: A Different Kind of Blue Miles Davis' celebrated 38-minute set at the Isle of Wight in 1970 is the jewel in the crown of "Miles Electric." MILES ELECTRIC: A DIFFERENT KIND OF BLUE. When he released "Bitches Brew" in 1970, Miles Davis opened up a new angle to jazz which stirred up emotions like no other record before. 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