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Sarah Gillespie

Sarah Gillespie


ARTIST REVIEWS
Stalking Juliet
Stalking Juliet

"An astonishingly mature and accomplished début. Intelligent, poetic songs and wonderfully colourful arrangements"

4 out of 5

Album Review


In The Current Climate
In The Current Climate

"Sarah Gillespie is one of the most interesting song based performers around at the moment and well worth seeking out. "

3-5 out of 5

Album Review


Sarah Gillespie Quartet featuring Gilad Atzmon, Kings Arms, Abergavenny, 30/01/2011
Sarah Gillespie Quartet featuring Gilad Atzmon, Kings Arms, Abergavenny, 30/01/2011

"The singer/songwriter/guitarist and her highly skilled colleagues got Black Mountain Jazz's 2011 programme off to a terrific start. "

4 out of 5

Live Review


The War On Trevor
The War On Trevor

"A thought provoking piece of work that will help to keep Sarah Gillespie in the public eye. Intelligent and confrontational she's one of the most interesting female artists around in any genre."

3-5 out of 5

EP Review


Sarah Gillespie Quartet feat. Gilad Atzmon at Black Mountain Jazz, Kings Arms, Abergavenny, 27/05/12
Sarah Gillespie Quartet feat. Gilad Atzmon at Black Mountain Jazz, Kings Arms, Abergavenny, 27/05/12

"The best Sarah Gillespie show I've yet seen, with the emphasis more firmly upon the singer.This was her most convincing and assured performance to date. "

4-5 out of 5

Live Review


Glory Days
Glory Days

"“Glory Days” reveals Gillespie's song writing to be as sharp and astute as ever and her poetic muse undimmed."

4 out of 5

Album Review


Wishbones
Wishbones

"The quality of her song writing remains high, the songs again combining the personal with the political in intelligent, poetic and evocative fashion. An excellent addition to the Gillespie canon."

4-5 out of 5

Album Review


JAZZ MANN FEATURES

EFG London Jazz Festival, Day Ten, Sunday November 25th 2018.

EFG London Jazz Festival, Day Ten, Sunday November 25th 2018.

Ian Mann enjoys the final day of the Festival and performances by Flying Machines, the Monty Alexander Trio and Bill Laurance and the WDR Big Band conducted by Bob Mintzer.


EFG London Jazz Festival, Day Nine, Saturday 24th November 2018.

EFG London Jazz Festival, Day Nine, Saturday 24th November 2018.

Ian Mann on a diverse day of musical performances including those of Ranjana Ghatak, Hilde Marie Holsen, Ivo Neame / Pete Wareham Duo, Trish Clowes' My Iris and the Avishai Cohen Trio.


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