News

CD Review: Emilia Vancini and Augusto Pirodda | And If You Fall, You Fall

I hate to say this, but often when first picking up an album for review I find I have already formed an opinion before even listening to the recording. The art-work, packaging,...

Two Albums for the Times…

Like many of you, 2020 has me thinking differently, spending money differently, moving differently.  Many cower from the threat of Covid-19 and then march in the streets to...

Christian Sands to release new album titled “Be Water”

On his new album, Be Water, pianist Christian Sands takes inspiration from water’s tranquility and power and muses on the possibilities offered by echoing its fluidity and...

CD Review: Östergren Strömkvist trio, Liam’s Labyrinth

On the 29th of May, the Östergren Strömkvist Trio released their debut album “Liam’s Labyrinth”. The album contains new original material and although...

Lunchtime Lockdown: Snow Owl

Welcome to our lunchtime lockdown series. Here at Jazz in Europe, we wanted to take some time and speak to artists in the Jazz industry, all across the world, about how life is...

Esperanza Spalding & Fred Hersch raise funds for musicians with a new release.

There is no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic is having a devastating effect on the jazz community, leaving countless musicians to face an uncertain future. While governments have...

Republished – The last published Jimmy Cobb Interview

Jimmy Cobb passed away on Sunday 24 May 2020. The end of an iconic era – RIP Jimmy Cobb. On 30 January 2020. We published what we believe from Jimmy’s family to be his...

Act4Music – Curated Online Music Festival.

During this time of COVID 19 and the effect, it has had on performing musicians we have seen a number of creative initiatives take place allowing musicians to tap into alternative...

Storyville Records to release new vinyl re-masters.

Storyville Records are ready to release four LP’s from the archives, representing four classic artists. Wizard of the harmonica from Sonny Terry displays an extraordinary talent...

Hans Ulrik & Anders Mogensen | The Meeting, featuring Steve Swallow

This trans-Atlantic project sees one American meeting three Danes playing compositions originating from Denmark, Sweden, America and Brazil. The album features an eclectic mix of...

Kindness: Sprinkle that s*** everywhere

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week in the UK,  so I wanted to take the opportunity to share some thoughts and help to spread the word. I am no expert in this field at all,...