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.

Friday, 30 September 2022 17:29

Blue Note Re:imagined II - Various Artists

Jazz history reimagined by the class of 2022.
Saturday, 26 February 2022 22:01

Immanuel Wilkins - The 7th Hand

Is Immanuel Wilkins the new Blue Note genius, a prodigy or both?
Saturday, 13 November 2021 22:25

Fiona Ross - Red Flags And High Heels

A sweet nod to rhythm and blues and all that is contemporary jazz.
Sunday, 14 March 2021 23:16

R+R=NOW - Live

A great album that reminds us of what we have to look forward to.
Sunday, 14 June 2020 00:35

Limoncello - Musica Aqui

Utilising technology and talent spawn’s creativity.
Saturday, 30 May 2020 16:21

Tom Barford and Alex Hitchcock - AuB

AuB's debut self-titled album is exquisite!
Saturday, 23 May 2020 21:12

Tony Kofi - Another Kind Of Soul

Kofi's Portrait Of Cannonball.
We Are Sent Here By History is an apocalyptic revelation from Shabaka and The Ancestors.
Earth Day has a new reason to celebrate - DIOS 2020.
Sunday, 12 April 2020 00:17

Noemi Nuti - Venus Eye

London-based vocalist Noemi Nuti re-signs to the Ubuntu record label for her second album, Venus Eye.
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Our Contributors


Rob Mallows

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

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.

Grae Shennan

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

Hilary Robertson

Jazz-obsessed freelance writer and saxist.

Kim Cypher

Saxophonist, vocalist, composer, band leader and radio show presenter. Follows dreams and loves to celebrate great music and musicians.

Fiona Ross

Fiona is the founder of the award winning organisation Women in Jazz Media. She was the guest editor in chief for the 2020 edition of Jazz Quarterly and writes for many publications across the globe.

Wendy Kirkland

Jazz pianist and singer with wide musical tastes spanning latin through fusion to bebop and swing. Cat fanatic.

Elana Shapiro

From Manchester, currently living in Berlin. Lover of jazz, RnB, and soul inspired music.