“Miles Davis Way” to Be Unveiled May 26 in NYC

Block party will be held to celebrate street naming

Miles Davis

A New York City block party will take place to celebrate the unveiling of Miles Davis Way on May 26, from noon-2 p.m. on West 77th Street between Riverside Drive and West End Ave. In attendance will be Cheryl Davis (daughter of Miles), Erin Davis (son of Miles) and Vince Wilburn, Jr. (nephew of Miles), and special guests. The unveiling will take 12:30 p.m

Jeff Tamarkin

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Jeff Tamarkin is the former editor of Goldmine, CMJ, Relix, and Global Rhythm. As a writer he has contributed to the New York Daily News, JazzTimes, Boston Phoenix, Harp, Mojo, Newsday, Billboard, and many other publications. He is the author of the book Got a Revolution: The Turbulent Flight of Jefferson Airplane and has contributed to The Guinness Companion to Popular Music, All Music Guide, and several other encyclopedias. He has also served as a consultant to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, NARAS, National Geographic Online, and Music Club Records.