Thread: Miles Davis
View Single Post
Old 05-01-2012, 02:06 PM   #9
infinite vagina
infinite vagina's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: New York City
Age: 23
Posts: 1,269
Rep Power: 0
infinite vagina sitting duck

A lot of bands are influenced by jazz musicians like Miles Davis, especially experimental rock bands like Radiohead, post-rock bands, post-hardcore bands, and several others. I don't think some of my favorite bands (Sonic Youth, Pavement, etc.) who are mostly influenced by punk music would exist (or be as good) without these legendary jazz musicians. Stephen Malkmus of Pavement even said John Coltrane and Andrew Hill were some of his influences. Jazz played a huge part in all of music.
infinite vagina is offline   Reply With Quote