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. Includes full live footage and recent interviews with band mates and others. "Miles Electric: A Different Kind of Blue" is a good purchase and serves as an interesting look inside the the innerworkings of his music. Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about Miles Davis - Miles Electric: A Different Kind Of Blue at Discogs. . Along with the music, interviews with performers as varied as Carlos Santana and Joni Mitchell are included. Complete your Miles Davis collection. Miles Electric: A Different Kind of Blue. USA, 2004. More Films, Videos like this. In 1970, legendary jazz composer and trumpeter Miles Davis performed a … Documentary about Miles Davis' legendary gig at the Isle of Wight Festival, August 1970. Directed by Murray Lerner. Film, Video MIRRORS OF TIME motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). 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." Helpful. 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. Some critics accused Davis of selling out, while the public bought it like crazy. 0 Comment Report abuse Wendell Stewart. 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 … 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. With Carlos Santana, Stanley Crouch, Miles Davis, Steve Allen. Miles Electric: A Different Kind of Blue captures Davis performing the album at the 1970 Isle of Weight Music Festival. MLA citation style: Murray Lerner. MILES ELECTRIC: A DIFFERENT KIND OF BLUE. Motion Picture (Form). 6 people found this helpful. Miles Electric: A Different Kind of Blue Photos View All Photos (5) Movie Info. 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