Ruby Rose / Richard Jones
Double bill seen by Ian at Black Mountain Jazz, Abergavenny, 30/04/2013.
Richard Jones (acoustic guitar/vocals).
Ruby Rose Quintet - Will Cass (electric & acoustic guitar, vocals), Martha Skilton (soprano sax), Sam Pearce (trumpet),
Matt Brown (drums), Oliver Carlane (electric bass).
"Ruby Rose is a young band with a good deal of potential. In Will Cass they have an accomplished songwriter who has absorbed a number of influences to come up with an interesting hybrid of his own."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
"Jazz club take on Bowie transmits all his wistfulness." Guest contributor Marc Edwards enjoys a party night featuring the contrasting styles of vocalists Rebecca Poole and Fleur Stevenson.
Ian Mann witnesses the future of British jazz at the NYJO Jazz Jam and the JazzNewBlood showcase and loses himself in a spectacular Norwegian double bill featuring Sinikka Langeland and Jaga Jazzist.