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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Fernando Rose

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

Sunday, 03 February 2019 00:00

Spirit Fingers - Spirit Fingers

If Red Bull did jazz, Spirit Fingers would give you wings.
Tony Kofi and his Quintet deliver an impeccable performance fit for an international jazz festival.
Friday, 25 January 2019 21:03

Blue Note All Stars - Our Point of View

The Blue Note All Stars celebrate 75 years Blue Note. These comets have returned to light up our Jazz Nebula with such intensity.
Sunday, 20 January 2019 08:40

John Scofield - Combo 66

A gritty-smooth performance, and with good reason to celebrate from guitar legend John Schofield in Combo 66.
Saturday, 10 November 2018 19:00

Thelonious Monk - Monk

Gearbox Records serves a AAA album of previously unreleased Monk Quartet on a vinyl platter.
Deep Afrobeat still sounding fresh 42 years later.
Tony Kofi and The Organisation cover a vault of classic jazz tracks executed in style.
Friday, 21 September 2018 22:28

Azhaar & Global Wave - Original Love

Azhaar and Global Wave's latest release is full of modern Latin influence exploring life’s exciting journey.
Friday, 03 August 2018 16:52

Alina Bzhezhinska - Inspiration

Alina Bzhezhinska’s ode to Alice Coltrane.
The third album from the incredible Fiona Ross is original, soulful and full of passion.
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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.