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.

Parker’s Passion, revisited after six decades.
Sunday, 18 June 2017 08:57

Phronesis - The Behemoth

Monstrous collaboration.
Sunday, 11 June 2017 00:41

Partikel – Counteraction

All we need is counteraction.
Sunday, 30 April 2017 09:28

QCBA – Beauty in Quiet Places

Quite brilliant beauty from QCBA.
Monday, 06 March 2017 11:03

Dave Arch – Coming Home

Strictly Musical Director Dave Arch demonstrates some moves of his own.
The classic big band, updated.
Guitar lines interweave with touches of electronics and strings.
Monday, 05 December 2016 09:47

Mosaic – Subterranea

Wyld’s Mosaic comes together beautifully.
Trio jazz done right.
Sunday, 13 November 2016 01:25

Fatima – Yellow Memories

If Fatima can do better, I want hear it.
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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.