1960 Blues: Prestige Bluesville

In the previous article we discussed Prestige Records in 1960 and how the label started to diversify its portfolio of albums with specialty sub labels. Moodsville was geared towards jazz audiences that wanted something easier on the ear than a blowing session, and Swingville for those seeking some of the traditional jazz flavor from days before bebop entered the scene. … Continue reading 1960 Blues: Prestige Bluesville