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Beast from the East

Wild Card

Beast from the East

Yes, Wild Card are a party band but there’s also an intelligence and sophistication about their music. Beast from the East, with its increasing focus on original material, is arguably their best yet.

Going Down The Well

MoonMot

Going Down The Well

Remi Harris & The Electric Beat Combo, Ludlow Brewery, Ludlow, Shropshire, 15/02/2020.

Remi Harris & The Electric Beat Combo

Remi Harris & The Electric Beat Combo, Ludlow Brewery, Ludlow, Shropshire, 15/02/2020.


Kevin Lawlor Trio, Brecon Jazz Club, The Muse Arts Centre, Brecon, 11/02/2020.

Kevin Lawlor Trio

Kevin Lawlor Trio, Brecon Jazz Club, The Muse Arts Centre, Brecon, 11/02/2020.

Matheus Prado Septet, Kidderminster Jazz Club, Town Hall, Kidderminster, 06/02/2020.

Matheus Prado Septet

Matheus Prado Septet, Kidderminster Jazz Club, Town Hall, Kidderminster, 06/02/2020.


Xhosa Cole Quartet, Progress Theatre, Reading, Berkshire, 31/01/2020.

Xhosa Cole Quartet

Xhosa Cole Quartet, Progress Theatre, Reading, Berkshire, 31/01/2020.

Is That The Time?

Dave Jones Quartet

Is That The Time?

Talinka, Black Mountain Jazz, Melville Centre, Abergavenny, 02/02/2020.

Talinka

Talinka, Black Mountain Jazz, Melville Centre, Abergavenny, 02/02/2020.

Still Point : Turning World

Joel Harrison

Still Point : Turning World


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JAZZ MANN FEATURES

EFG London Jazz Festival 2019, Day Ten, Sunday 24th November 2019.

EFG London Jazz Festival 2019, Day Ten, Sunday 24th November 2019.

Ian Mann on the final day of the Festival and performances by Led Bib, Asha Parkinson, Tara Cunningham. Isobella Burnham and Eddie Gomez.

EFG London Jazz Festival 2019 - Day Nine, Saturday November 23rd 2019.

EFG London Jazz Festival 2019 - Day Nine, Saturday November 23rd 2019.

"Super Saturday". Ian Mann visits five different venues for performances by Daylight Music, Gareth Lockrane Big Band, Jean Toussaint Sextet, Whirlwind Jazz Orchestra and Ben Williams & Sound Effect

JAZZ MANN NEWS

Jamie Baum & Short Stories, US live dates March 2020.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Flautist and composer Jamie Baum will lead her quintet Short Stories on a short series of US live dates during March 2020.

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The Hermon Chapel Arts Centre, Oswestry, Shropshire - Jazz Programme for March / April / May 2020.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Claudia Lis of The Hermon Chapel Arts Centre in Oswestry has forwarded details of the venue's jazz programme for Spring 2020. Fully detailed listings attached.

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Sam Leak Trio, “The Craft of Sound” UK tour, March / April / May 2020.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Pianist and composer Sam Leak has announced that he will be touring the UK with his trio during the spring of 2020 on the Arts Council funded "The Craft of Sound" tour. Press release attached.

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JAZZ GIGS & EVENTS

Trevor Watts and Dialogue with Strings at Midlands Arts Centre (mac), Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Jazz Jam Session feat. Bob Duck Trio at The Queens Head, Monmouth.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Chris Bowden & Mike Green with house trio at Chesterfield Jazz Club, The Olde House, Chesterfield.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

The Rockin’ Hams / Hannah White tribute to Dusty Springfield at The Nelson Club, Warwick.

Friday, February 21, 2020

Scottish Jazz Weekend, various venues, Edinburgh.

Friday, February 21, 2020 - Monday, February 24, 2020

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