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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

Sunday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 05/05/2019.

Sunday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 05/05/2019.

Ian Mann on performances by Vula Viel, Yazz Ahmed, David Sanborn, Hanna Paulsberg, Madeleine Peyroux and two exceptional 'Trios With A Twist', one from Cuba, the other from France.


Saturday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 04/05/2019.

Saturday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 04/05/2019.

Ian Mann on performances by Paris / Birmingham Jazz Exchange, Alfa Mist, John Surman's Brass Project, Dan Weiss & Starebaby, Abdullah Ibrahim & Ekaya, Vels Trio, Joshua Redman and Michael Formanek.


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