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Friday, October 19, 2018

Flying Machines, led by guitarist Alex Munk, release their second album "New Life" today (Oct 19). They have a number of UK live appearances scheduled commencing October 22nd and continuing into 2019.

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Vocalist and composer Jessica Radcliffe will release her debut album "Remembrance" on Ubuntu Music on 30th November 2018. She will be touring in the UK with her band in March 2019. Press release att.

Monday, October 15, 2018

Vancouver born saxophonist and composer Ben Wendell released his new album "The Seasons" on October 12th 2018. He is touring in Europe and the US with his band from October 2018 to March 2019.

Friday, October 12, 2018

Jazz North has been awarded a grant from Ronnie Scott’s Charity Foundation to develop and deliver Jazz Camp for Girls, a series of one-day intensive workshops for girls aged 9 -13 years old.

Friday, October 05, 2018

Trumpeter James Davison has been named as the Jazz Young Musician of 2018 at an awards ceremony supported by the Musician's Company. Press release attached.

Thursday, October 04, 2018

South African born harmonica & keyboard player Adam Glasser has a series of UK live appearances lined up for the coming months with his band, plus a new album due for release in 2019.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

"To Be Here Now", a digital & vinyl compilation album featuring music from Leeds based jazz artists curated by saxophonist Ben Powling & venue owner Jack Simpson will be released on October 1st.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Saxophonist and composer Duncan Eagles will release his debut solo album "Citizen" on February 15th 2019. He will be touring with his quartet during January, February and March 2019.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

The great American saxophonist & composer Chris Potter has signed to the UK's Edition Records. He will release "Circuits", his debut album for the label, on February 22nd 2019. Press release attached.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

EFG Private Bank, has extended its partnership with the Festival for another five years to 2023. Meanwhile the full programme for the 2018 Festival has been announced. Press release attached.

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Routes In Jazz ; A Music Retrospective of Dizzy Reece, CBSO Centre, Birmingham, 26/01/2019.

Routes In Jazz ; A Music Retrospective of Dizzy Reece, CBSO Centre, Birmingham, 26/01/2019.

Ian Mann is educated and entertained by the first date of a tour celebrating the life and music of trumpeter Dizzy Reece performed by pianist Trevor Watkis and a stellar international quintet.

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.


Artephis and Mark Williams Trio added to Burton Agnes Jazz Festival line up.

Monday, February 18, 2019

Two more names have been added to the line up for the Burton Agnes Jazz Festival which will take place at Burton Agnes Hall near Driffield, East Yorkshire from Friday 12th - Sunday 14th July 2019.

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Scopes - Debut album and European tour dates.

Sunday, February 17, 2019

The all star European quartet Scopes will release their eponymous debut album on Whirlwind Recordings on March 29th 2019 followed by a short series of live dates in April and August. Press release att

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The Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, London - programme for the week ahead.

Friday, February 15, 2019

The Vortex has forwarded details of its schedule for the week commencing 15th February 2019.

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