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Matthew Ruddick

Author of Funny Valentine, an acclaimed new biography of the jazz trumpet player and singer, Chet Baker.
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Kind of Jazz - Items filtered by date: October 2021
Saturday, 30 October 2021 02:59

Hannah Horton - Inside Out

Saxophonist impresses on her sophomore album.
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Friday, 29 October 2021 19:27

Matt Stevens - Pittsburgh

Album with plenty of hardened acoustic steel.
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Sunday, 17 October 2021 05:02

Daniel Herskedal - Harbour

Another fine album from the Norwegian maestro. 
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Saturday, 09 October 2021 18:10

Jo Harrop - The Heart Wants

Singer returns with a stunning self-penned solo album.
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