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Verve Records Celebrates 60 Year >>

To celebrate its 60th anniversary this year, Verve Records plans to reissue several of its seminal of its releases throughout the decades of its existence. The list is a veritable who's who of jazz. Planned reissues.include such luminaries as Charlie Parker, Billie Holiday, Count Basie, Oscar Peterson, Bill Evans, Wes Montgomery, Louis Armstrong, Jimmy Smith, Stan Getz and Ella Fitzgerald.

Posh Jazz Label,Verve Records, Absorbed by Jimmy Iovine's Interscope Geffen A&M Imprint

Posh Jazz Label, Verve Records, Absorbed by Jimmy Iovine's Interscope Geffen A&M Imprint >>

Verve Records, the once posh label for jazz makers who played classic songs from George Gershwin, Cole Porter and the other Great American Songbook contributors, has been absorbed by Interscope Geffen A&M, the home of Eminem, Lady Gaga and several other "in your face" acts.

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