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
Ian Mann enjoys a day of music typified by a spirit of international co-operation with performances by Romarna Campbell, Artephis, Tom Smith Septet, Maite Hontele, Pavel Zlamel's PQ and Adam Glasser
Ian Mann enjoys the first full day of the resurgent Brecon Jazz Festival and performances by Trefor Owen and Andy Hulme, Hot Club Gallois, Ian Shaw, and the Festival Big Band led by Gareth Roberts.