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Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Alto Summit @ Jazz Café Jam Session - February 20
(Review by Lance). If the keyword tonight had been sex as opposed to sax then this wouldn't have been a jam session but a bacchanalian...
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
CD Review: Julian Siegel Quartet - Vista.
Julian Siegel (tenor/soprano/bass clarinet); Liam Noble (piano); Oli Hayhurst (bass); Gene Calderazzo (drums). (Review by Lance). I'...
CD Review: Andy Sheppard Quartet – Romaria
Andy Sheppard – tenor and soprano saxophones; Eivind Aarset – guitar; Michel Benita – double bass; Sebastian Rochford – drums (Review by ...
Preview: Clare Teal @ Gala Theatre in April
Over the years, I've been fortunate to see/hear the wonderful Clare Teal at several venues - Scarborough Jazz Festival, Keswick Jazz ...
Monday, February 19, 2018
Postmodern Jukebox @ Sage Gateshead - Feb 18
(Review by Russell). The phenomenon that is Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox rocked up at Sage Gateshead to play the third date of an e...
Luís Vicente (trumpet); Olie Brice (bass); Mark Sanders (drums) – Jazz North East @ the Bridge Hotel - February 11
(Review/photos courtesy of Ken Drew) This is more of a photo-review than full review, but this performance deserves a mention, not least...
RIP Didier Lockwood
French violinist Didier Lockwood died suddenly, yesterday (February 18), only one day after giving a concert. He was only 62 - a tragic...
Alex Mendham in concert near York this Friday (Feb. 23)
Alex Mendham and his Orchestra perform the sophisticated and stylish music of the 1920’s and 30s with the modern energy and...
Exclusive! First Names Announced for the JazzLeeds Festival 2018 July 20- 24
(Press release) Our second JazzLeeds festival is going to be a bit bigger than the first! We’ve grown from that one day in Millennium Squ...
Sunday, February 18, 2018
Paul Booth w. Strictly Smokin' Big Band @ Alphabetti Theatre, Newcastle - February 17
(Review by Lance). The Alphabetti Theatre was sardine-can full - standing room only. They couldn't have had a bigger audience if it ha...
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