Concert Reviews

Umbria Jazz Festival 2014

By THOMAS CONRAD | Source All About Jazz There are many jazz festivals held in beautiful places. There are many festivals that run for 10 or more days and consistently offer...

Jeff Beck In Cologne

By PHILLIP WOOLEVER, | Courtesy of All About Jazz Sometimes a man’s reputation proceeds him. Such was the case tonight, where an overflow crowd of 2,000 fans arrived early,...

Jazz Liège Festival 2014 | Review

By JEAN-PIERRE GOFFIN, | courtesy of ALL ABOUT JAZZ The International Jazz Festival in Liège was created twenty-four years ago. The city was known for decades as the Belgian...

Festival Flashes | Scheldejazz Festival, Terneuzen (The Netherlands)

Our roving festival “meister”, Peter Beije will be providing us this summer with his impressions of the festivals he will visit in a new format we’ll call “Festival...

Phronesis At Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

By IAN PATTERSON | courtesy of ALL ABOUT JAZZ Phronesis | Crescent Arts Centre | Belfast, Ireland | May 30, 2014 You had to feel sorry for the couple, rocking up at...

Mai Jazz 2014 | Stavanger, Norway

Mai Jazz 2014 | Stavanger, Norway | May 6-11, 2014 Live review | By JOHN KELMAN | courtesy of  ALL ABOUT JAZZ After visiting Norway as often as four or five times annually,...

Valencia swings

Our Spanish contributor, Marta Ramon provides us with a round up of this years jazz festivals in Valencia Spain. Five festivals in five Valencian towns have made the Mediterranean...

James Tormé at The Rio Café, Glasgow

The Rio Café in Partick, an area of Glasgow, would, on first sight, seem an unlikely venue for an international recording artist based in Los Angeles to make his Scottish debut,...

The Scottish National Jazz Orchestra with Dave Liebman

Concert Review – The Scottish National Jazz Orchestra with Dave Liebman, Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh Sunday June 9th 2013 Dave Liebman and the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra...

Review Brass Jaw | Glasgow Art Club

Scottish horn quartet Brass Jaw have some history with train travel. As part of Glasgow Jazz Festival’s promotional push last year they took their unusual line-up – alto,...