App of the Day: Blue Note

We’re totally addicted to the Blue Note Spotify app! A record label virtually synonymous with jazz music, Blue Note Records have developed this engaging app to give you an interactive curated experience – guiding you through the vast amount of jazz music on Spotify.

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The Blue Note app enables you to explore and discover music spanning the entire history of the label from 1939 to present. Trace the label’s evolution with an interactive timeline or dive deeper into a specific style by filtering by artist, style, instrument and more.

Offering something for everyone, Blue Note helps you to uncover your new favourite artist in “Blue Note 101″ by filtering through the label’s different styles of music: Tradition, Groove and Voices. In “Blue Break Beats”, the app will take you on a tour of music that contains samples from the Blue Note catalog, placing the original versions alongside the sampled versions by artists such as Beastie Boys, Chemical Brothers, Common, Madonna, The Roots, A Tribe Called Quest, Usher, and Wu-Tang Clan.

Whether you’re a jazz novice or aficionado, the Blue Note app is the perfect place for jazz discovery. To take a look at the brilliant Blue Note Records app, come this way.