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Issue 1097

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Chris Standring: PizzaExpress Jazz Club, Soho 27/2/20

Chris Standring is a savvy musician, he saw his opportunity and headed stateside, some years back and decided to carve a niche across the pond...

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Friederike Klum & James Pearson: Somebody To Love Me launch Ronnie Scotts, London 07/2/20

Friederike Krum (the award-winning German Mezzo-Soprano) has teamed up with the artistic director of Ronnie Scotts, pianist James Pearson presenting all things Gershwin...

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Byron Wallen's Four Corners: PizzaExpress Live, Holborn, London 3/2/20

Wallen's electric band were in top form with tightness, empathy and plenty of light and shade dynamics wise. They were relaxed, in the zone and the buzz was noticeable from the off...

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Incognito: Indigo at the O2, London 4/12/19 @bluesandsoul.com Incognito: Indigo at the O2, London 4/12/19 @bluesandsoul.com Incognito: Indigo at the O2, London 4/12/19 @bluesandsoul.com Incognito: Indigo at the O2, London 4/12/19 @bluesandsoul.com

incognito: Indigo, O2, London 4/12/19

British acid-jazz royals Incognito celebrated their 40th in style as they lit-up the Indigo stage at London's O2 with an absolute monster set full of style/standout performances, lead by charismatic frontman Bluey...

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Jo Harrop : Hampstead Jazz Club 6/1/2020

Harrop's appeal is her seductive mannerisms and phrasing mixed with plenty of hip cachet.As interpreter of lyrics, she draws you into the narrative with effortless style and ease.

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McAlmont & Webb: The last Bohemians (Album Launch) Hampstead Jazz Club, London 19/11/19

The covers score highly too. R.E.M. recontextualised into a waltz gives a song already deep with pathos, even more, peppered with beautiful soprano sax courtesy of Tony Kofi...

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EFG London Jazz Festival's Jazz Voice: Royal Festival Hall, London 15/11/19

18 year old Matthew Whitaker is a terrific tour de force.He looked like a young 60's era Stevie Wonder (incidentally Wonder's music was heavily featured through out the night) and his piano playing was quite simply electrifying

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Adrian Younge: Hanger, London Fields 17/5/19 @bluesandsoul.com Ali Shaheed Muhammad: Hanger, London Fields 17/5/19 @bluesandsoul.com Loren Oden (@Adrain Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad): Hanger, London Fields 17/5/19.jpg Adrain Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad: Hanger, London Fields 17/5/19 @bluesandsoul.com.jpg

Adrian Younge & Ali Shaheed Muhammad: Hangar, London Fields 17/5/19

Adrian Younge has long been one of the most exciting producers around. And there's no doubting Ali Shaheed Muhammad's musical pedigree. A founding member of hip-hop icons A Tribe Called Quest...

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Jools Holland: Hampton Court Palace, London 6/6/19 @bluesandsoul.com Jools Holland: Hampton Court Palace, London 6/6/19 @bluesandsoul.com Jools Holland: Hampton Court Palace, London 6/6/19 @bluesandsoul.com Jools Holland: Hampton Court Palace, London 6/6/19 @bluesandsoul.com

Jools Holland and his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra: Hampton Court Palace, Surrey 6/6/19

It was party time at the Palace with Good Time Jools, his excellent band and first-class guests...

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Robin Nolan Trio: PizzaExpress Soho, London 18/5/19 @bluesandsoul.com Robin Nolan Trio: PizzaExpress Soho, London 18/5/19 @bluesandsoul.com Robin Nolan Trio: PizzaExpress Soho, London 18/5/19 @bluesandsoul.com Robin Nolan Trio: PizzaExpress Soho, London 18/5/19 @bluesandsoul.com

Robin Nolan Trio: PizzaExpress Soho, London 18/5/19

The open chord lushness of "Something" is breathtakingly beautiful a lovely way to honour his friend George Harrison and so too is "And I Love Her". The Beatles are never far from his heart...

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