CD REVIEW: Nigel Waddington and the Bigger Pictures Orchestra –
Nigel Waddington and the Bigger Pictures Orchestra – Beautiful City (Cala Records. CACD77029. CD Review by Frank Griffith) Beautiful...
INTERVIEW: Dave O'Higgins (New Album
Tenors of Our Time
with Max Ionata, Ross Stanley and Luca Santaniello)
Dave O'Higgins and Max Ionata at the 606 Club with Luca Santaniello and Ross Stanley Photo still from video Tenors of Our Time is...
REVIEW: London Vocal Project: Jon Hendricks'
at Kings Place
Pete Churchill (centre) soloists and the London Vocal Project iPhone snap by Sebastian Scotney London Vocal Project – Jon Hendricks...
INTERVIEW: Eddie Henderson
"Music is a healing force" – Eddie Henderson Photo credit: © Mochles Simawi Legendary American jazz trumpeter Eddie Henders...
PREVIEW / TRIPLE INTERVIEW:
The Shape of Jazz to Come
Mini-Festival, (Vortex 18-19 December)
Orphy Robinson Publicity photo The Shape of Jazz to Come is a two-day mini-festival taking place at the Vortex Jazz Club on 18-19 De...
PREVIEW: Têtes de Pois, Waldo’s Gift, Binker Golding + Elliot Galvin (Walthamstow Jazz Festival,16 Feb 2019)
In a duo with Elliot Galvin: Binker Golding Publicity photo One feature which stands out from the programme of next February's ina...
PREVIEW: Alan Barnes’
A Jazz Christmas Carol
at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire (13 Dec 2018)
Alan Barnes getting into character for A Jazz Christmas Carol Publicity picture Peter Bacon finds two good reasons not to say “Bah, hum...
REVIEW: Tony Kofi's
Portrait of Cannonball
with Deelee Dubé at Lauderdale House
Tony Kofi and Byron Wallen Photo credit: Monika S. Jakubowska Tony Kofi's Portrait of Cannonball (Lauderdale House, Highgate. 6 ...
A MEMORY: David Mossman by Stan Sulzmann
The 'old' Vortex in Stoke Newington Photo from vortexjazz.co.uk Stan Sulzmann writes: I first played at the original Vortex ...
REVIEW: Forward Festival 2018 at Shapeshifter Lab, Brooklyn, NY
Forward Festival 2018 L-R: Matthew Putman, Hillard Greene, Federico Ughi Patrick Holmes, Daniel Carter Photo credit: Tobias Wilner ...
REVIEW: Scottish National Jazz Orchestra -
The Count & The Duke
at Usher Hall, Edinburgh
SNJO Photo Credit: Patrick Hadfield Scottish National Jazz Orchestra – The Count & The Duke (Usher Hall, Edinburgh. 6 December 2...
NEWS: The 2019 (61st) Jazz Grammy nominations
Still Dreaming – L-R: Brian Blade, Ron Miles, Scott Colley, Joshua Redman Publicity Photo by Jon Brown Sebastian writes The 2019 G...
NEWS: Jazz Resumes at the Oxford Tavern in Kentish Town
Will Arnold-Forster writes: The weekly Monday night gig at The Oxford Tavern in Kentish Town that George Crowley ran so fantastical...
TRIBUTE: David Mossman (1942-2018) by Oliver Weindling
David Mossman Photo courtesy of Vortex Jazz Club "He was a man who just got on with things." DAVID MOSSMAN founded the Vort...
INTERVIEW: Yolanda Ingley II (new album
Woman Got To Cry
Yolanda Ingley II Publicity picture Singer/songwriter Yolanda Ingley II lives in Melbourne Australia. She grew up in the UK, living in ...
REPORT: Jazz Juniors Festival in Kraków
The 42nd Jazz Juniors Competition was won by Marcin Pater Trio Photo credit: Andrzej Banaś (Jazz Juniors 2018) Jazz Juniors Festival ...
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