Dick Cavett Show Interview & Performance

Miles Davis

1986

Miles Davis sits down for an interview and a performance on this episode of the Dick Cavett Show in 1986.

Davis continued to innovate until the end of his career. 1986 saw the release of “Tutu,” a jazz album that utilized modern production tools like the synthesizer and drum machine. Although the album polarized critics and traditional jazz fans, it attracted a significant number of young listeners to the genre.