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Featured Gig | Shez Raja Collective live at the 606 Jazz Club | 1 October 2015

Shez Raja is a seriously talented electric bass player whose work in a fascinating mix of Indo-jazz, funk and groove settings has propelled him to the forefront of the UK jazz...

Evan Christopher’s Django à la Créole Tours Europe

European Gypsy swing meets the music and rhythms of “le monde Creole” in this seductive and captivating project led by New Orleans-based clarinetist Evan Christopher....

CD Review | Ola Onabule: “It’s The Peace That Deafens”

By: Peter McLaren | Photo’s courtesy of the artist It was earlier this year that I first became aware of the British-Nigerian vocalist Ola Onabule. It was  after reading...

Swing Festival Breda features eight free concerts.

The Swing Festival Breda will take place on Sunday 25 October for the eighth time. In the Centre of the Dutch city there will be eight free concerts in six venues. Organizer Jan...

Festival Flashes from Jazz Middelheim (Antwerp)

Jazz Middelheim in the Belgian city of Antwerp will celebrate it’s 35th edition next year. This years 34th edition was another success, festival organizers pleased with more...

A1 voice and piano team hit the road to Scotland

Leading jazz vocal and piano duo Tina May & Nikki Iles tour Scotland in September as part of their celebrations to mark twenty years of working together. May and Iles met when...

Chick Corea, Casandra Wilson & Stanley Clarke play JazznoJazz Festival

The 17th edition of the Zurich Jazzfestival jazznojazz promises to be captivating with its exciting mix of urban jazz, soul sounds, and jazz fusion grooves. Sponsored by the...

Award-winning Edinburgh jazz venue adds extra shows to its Fringe programme

The Outhouse in Edinburgh, which is hosting a busy jazz programme during the massive Fringe arts festival that runs in the Scottish capital every August, has added three shows...

New York Round Midnight | Netherlands largest jazz production

Beginning September 2015, Dutch jazz fans will be treated to a theater production featuring an all stare line up, the Crème de la Crème, of the Dutch jazz scene. With more than...

James Tormé headlines Rye Jazz & Blues 2015

The 2015 edition of the Rye Jazz And Blues festival kicks off on the 27th of August and presents 4 days of Jazz, Blues and more in the medieval market town of Rye in East Sussex....

Featured Gig | The Majamisty Trio – Pizza Express – Aug 30

Sunday 30 August will see the London debut of Serbian pianist Maja Alvanovic. at Pizza Express Soho. The Majamisty Trio from Novi Sad, Serbia comprises of Maja Alvanovic (piano),...