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Tim Owen investigates two recent releases from anarchic European ensembles

Here we have two comparably slick offerings from anarchic European ensembles, both chasing the aesthetic pioneered by Downtown New York?s in-house maven of the quick-splice, John Zorn


Why Not

Ian Mann looks at four long lost classics of seventies jazz recently re-released on the Why Not label


Sunday at Brecon Jazz Festival - 9th August 2009

More great music as Brecon comes back from the brink (Photo: Tim Dickeson)


Saturday at Brecon Jazz Festival - 8th August 2009

A day of music that educated and entertained in equal measure, crowned by a flawless performance from Alec Dankworth's ?Spanish Accents? quintet (Picture of Dennis Rollins courtesy of Tim Dickeson)


Happy Birthday Blue Note

Ian Mann celebrates the seventieth anniversary of the foundation of the iconic label with a look at three recent re-issues


Sunday at Lichfield Real Ale, Jazz and Blues Festival 2009

Sunday at the 2009 Lichfield Real Ale Jazz and Blues Festival followed on from where the Saturday had left off. Once again there was fine music in a variety of jazz styles

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Jazz Mann News

Sentient Beings - UK Tour Dates, January and February 2024.

Wednesday, December 06, 2023

Sentient Beings, the quartet featuring violinist Faith Brackenbury, saxophonist John O'Gallagher, bassist John Pope & drummer Tony Bianco will play a series of UK live dates in January & February 2024

QOW TRIO, new album and UK tour dates, February - May 2024.

Wednesday, December 06, 2023

QOW TRIO will release their new album "The Hold Up" on Ubuntu Music on 26th January 2024, followed by a series of UK tour dates. Press release attached.

SMOKE Jazz Club, New York City, Programme for January 2024.

Wednesday, December 06, 2023

SMOKE Jazz Club has announced its schedule for January 2024. Performers include Billy Harper, Al Foster, Bill Charlap and Billy Childs.

Jazz Gigs & Events

Claire Martin with Freddie Gavita & the Dave Cottle Trio at Swansea Jazz Club, CU Mumbles, Mumbles, Swansea.

Thursday, December 07, 2023

Ben Holder “Hot Club Jazz” at Guildford Jazz, The Stoke, Guildford, Surrey.

Friday, December 08, 2023

Dennis Rollins’ Funky Funk + Origin at Derby Jazz, The Hound Dog, Derby.

Friday, December 08, 2023

A New Wave Of Jazz, two day label festival at Hundred Years Gallery, London E2.

Saturday, December 09, 2023 - Sunday, December 10, 2023

Daylight Music; Lost Map presents Ed Dowie, Firestations, Two White Cranes + Pictish Trail (solo), lunchtime event at St. John on Bethnal Green, London E2.

Saturday, December 09, 2023