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Thursday, December 18, 2008

It was with a heavy heart that I heard that the Brecon International Festival of Jazz Limited had called in the receivers

Hugh Hopper Benefit Concerts

Tuesday, December 09, 2008

Two benefit concerts have been arranged for ex Soft Machine bassist Hugh Hopper who was diagnosed with leukaemia in June and is currently unable to work.

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

The Jazz Mann is delighted to announce that Tim Owen has agreed to cover aspects of the London jazz scene exclusively for this site

Saturday, November 15, 2008

I have now (tentatively) put up a Jazz Mann profile at which I will be updating over the coming weeks

Wednesday, November 05, 2008

On Friday November 7th the Jazzmann will be attending the Jazz Sing Out! event at the Assembly Rooms, Presteigne, Powys

Tuesday, November 04, 2008

Asaf Sirkis Trio have announced 'The Monk' Autumn tour

Friday, October 31, 2008

Following the triumphant appearance by Andy Sheppard with the Dan Stern Group at BMJ's new home The King's Arms, Nevill Street, Abergavenny the club have announced their winter programme to March 1st

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Andy Sheppard, one of Britain's top saxophonists is set to appear at The Kings Arms, Nevill Street, Abergavenny on Sunday 19th October 2008 at 7.30 p.m

Friday, October 10, 2008

Pianist Robert Mitchell launches his new trio album “The Greater Good” at London's Vortex on Wednesday 15th October before embarking on a short national tour

Thursday, October 09, 2008

Although the site has only been live for around two months now I have been so fortunate to have been sent some truly great music

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“You Didn’t Look Like a Drummer” (Part 3) - An interview with John Marshall.

“You Didn’t Look Like a Drummer” (Part 3) - An interview with John Marshall.

Pending his 2019 Cheltenham Jazz Festival gig with John Surman's Brass Project John talks more about his work with Soft Machine & with Surman, Eberhard Weber & others. He also picks his top ten CDs.

“You Didn’t Look Like a Drummer” (Part 2) - An interview with John Marshall.

“You Didn’t Look Like a Drummer” (Part 2) - An interview with John Marshall.

In the second part of his interview with guest contributor Trevor Bannister John establishes himself on the 1960s London jazz and session scene and gets the call from Soft Machine.


Philip Clouts Quartet Spring Tour 2019.

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Composer and pianist Philip Clouts will be touring the UK with his quartet in April and May 2019. Press release attached

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EFG London Jazz Festival 2019 - first shows announced.

Thursday, March 21, 2019

The first shows have been announced for the 2019 EFG London Jazz Festival which will run from 15th to 24th November. Artists include Jan Garbarek, Makaya McCraven, Lars Danielsson, Eliane Elias.

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Laila Biali wins Juno Award.

Thursday, March 21, 2019

The ACT recording artist, singer, pianist and songwriter Laila Biali has received the Juno Award, Canada’s most important, cross-genre music prize for her self-titled 2018 debut album.

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