Our Editor


Matthew Ruddick

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, 06 March 2022 10:26

Marco Tranchina - More Than Ever

We need class like this - More Than Ever.
Friday, 07 January 2022 16:07

Ivo Neame - Glimpses of Truth

Intensity and complexity in Glimpses of Truth.
Saturday, 06 November 2021 00:53

Duncan Fraser Septet - Soundscapes of Manhattan

The perfect post-pandemic Christmas album.
Saturday, 26 June 2021 23:26

Final Step - Disconnections

Matteo Finali’s Final Step presents Disconnections.
An energetic and cool take on an assorted repertoire.
Friday, 05 March 2021 15:33

Fergus McCreadie - Cairn

The landscape of jazz.
Friday, 12 February 2021 18:30

Doug Carn - JID005

The latest offering from pioneering Jazz Is Dead label.
Saturday, 05 December 2020 19:23

Gabriel Latchin - I'll Be Home For Christmas

Here's hoping I’ll Be Home For Christmas
Sunday, 15 November 2020 04:19

Joel Ross - Who Are You

The more you listen, the more you hear.
Friday, 04 September 2020 17:46

Roy Ayers - JID 002

It’s not. JID 002 from Roy Ayers on Jazz Is Dead is the proof.
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Our Contributors


Rob Mallows

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

Erminia Yardley

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

Simon Cooney

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



Fernando Rose

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

Hilary Robertson

Jazz-obsessed freelance writer and saxist.



Grae Shennan

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