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Matthew Ruddick

Author of Funny Valentine, an acclaimed new biography of the jazz trumpet player and singer, Chet Baker.
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Erminia Yardley

Tuesday, 25 April 2017 22:09

Kadi Vija and Lucas Dann - Ugly Beauty

Monk would be proud.
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 01:10

Freddie Gavita - Transient

British trumpet player Freddie Gavita impresses on his debut solo outing.
Monday, 27 February 2017 03:26

Jose James - Love In A Time Of Madness

Jose James's sound evolves on his latest album.
Saturday, 18 February 2017 17:58

Firebird Quartet - Consonance

Ian Chalk's Firebird Quartet return with a fine second album.
Saturday, 28 January 2017 22:30

Valentine’s Eve - Kitty La Roar

Valentine's Eve, the new CD by Kitty La Roar, is out now on 33Jazz Records.
Friday, 25 November 2016 17:09

Peter Horsfall - How Can We Know? EP

Singer and trumpet player Peter Horsfall releases a delightful EP of four originals.
Binker & Moses get this year's EFG London Jazz Festival off to an explosive start.
Friday, 19 August 2016 14:42

Stefano Bollani - Napoli Trip

Pianist Bollani takes on a tour of beautiful Napoli.
Tuesday, 09 August 2016 02:21

Hans Koller - Retrospection

Pianist and composer Hans Koller's triple CD, Retrospection, is a bold and ambitious release.
A different kind of hypnotic! 
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