Our Editor

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Matthew Ruddick

Editor
Author of Funny Valentine, an acclaimed new biography of the jazz trumpet player and singer, Chet Baker.
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Hilary Robertson

Jazz-obsessed freelance writer and saxist.

Sunday, 16 June 2019 01:45

Anton Eger - AE

Æ is strangely addictive.
Saturday, 16 February 2019 20:44

Jeff Ballard - Fairgrounds

Freedom goes beyond dots and genre.  
Friday, 23 November 2018 20:37

Camilla George - The People Could Fly

Camilla can fly.
Friday, 26 October 2018 15:54

Wayne Shorter - Emanon

The album that needs no name.
At a time when the world seems increasingly difficult to understand, and politicians seem more determined than ever to divide and rule, musicians who can unite in creativity are a lesson to us all. Madeleine Peyroux’s new album is being hailed as a protest album, and yet it is so much more than that – it’s a beautiful collection of songs created by Peyroux herself in collaboration with an extraordinary group of people. The playing, writing, arranging and production is slick and simply a delight. So we asked the singer about Anthem:
Saturday, 18 August 2018 14:28

Zhenya Strigalev - Blues for Maggie

International jazz takes away the blues.
Friday, 24 November 2017 22:51

Christian McBride Big Band - Bringin It.

McBride’s Bringin’ the Big Band.
Saturday, 04 November 2017 16:38

Matt Cappy - Church And State

A fascinating Philly trumpet.
Saturday, 21 October 2017 02:28

Gabriel Latchin - Introducing

Latchin steps out of the shadows.
Saturday, 05 August 2017 15:52

Django Bates - Saluting Sgt Pepper

Invitation to a new summer of love.
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Our Contributors

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Rob Mallows

London Jazz Meetup owner and fan of ‘plugged in’ jazz.
 
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Erminia Yardley

Freelance journalist & writer. Jazz mad. Art lover. Photography freak.
 
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Simon Cooney

By day a full time Londoner in tv news. By night jazzaholic

 

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Fernando Rose

I love my jazz and I bless the funk. I play percussion for all and sundry and go by @Mr Cool.
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Hilary Robertson

Jazz-obsessed freelance writer and saxist.

 

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Grae Shennan

Laboratory scientist with a love of evolving music that defies boundaries.