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Kind of Jazz - Items filtered by date: June 2018
Saturday, 30 June 2018 15:53

John Coltrane – Both Directions At Once

Fascinating studio recording unearthed after 54 years.
Published in New Releases
Saturday, 30 June 2018 00:14

Alan Braufman – Valley Of Search

Reissue of saxophonist Braufman's long-lost loft recording from 1975.
Published in Reissues
Saturday, 23 June 2018 17:53

Esbjörn Svensson Trio - Live In London

Stunning live recording from London's Barbican Centre shows European trio at the peak of their powers.
Published in New Releases
The third album from the incredible Fiona Ross is original, soulful and full of passion.
Published in New Releases
Saturday, 02 June 2018 18:29

Hailey Tuck - Junk

Classy, jazz-inflected pop on Hailey Tuck's major label debut.
Published in New Releases

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