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Kurt Vonnegut inspires the Jason Yeager septet

Published: 1 Dec 2022. Updated: 23 hours ago.

Emma Smith, Snowbound, Wingsor Castle Records ****

Published: 1 Dec 2022. Updated: 29 hours ago.

Ezra Collective win best jazz act Mobo

Published: 1 Dec 2022. Updated: 37 hours ago.

The jazz labels on a winning streak

Published: 30 Nov 2022. Updated: 44 hours ago.

2022 best albums overall playlist

Published: 29 Nov 2022. Updated: 2 days ago.

Vocals 2022 playlist - best of the best

Published: 29 Nov 2022. Updated: 2 days ago.

UK 2022 playlist - best of the best

Published: 29 Nov 2022. Updated: 2 days ago.

This week's top gigs

Published: 28 Nov 2022. Updated: 3 days ago.

Short form - the new norm?

Published: 28 Nov 2022. Updated: 4 days ago.

Benny Goodman swing star Louise Tobin dies at 104

Published: 27 Nov 2022. Updated: 5 days ago.

Ken Stubbs, a Day, a Way ****

Published: 25 Nov 2022. Updated: 6 days ago.

Podcast - what makes Standards From Film tick

Published: 23 Nov 2022. Updated: 8 days ago.

Nostalgia 77, Dakar, Jazzman ***1/2

Published: 23 Nov 2022. Updated: 7 days ago.

Lucía Gutiérrez Rebolloso wins the Sassy

Published: 23 Nov 2022. Updated: 9 days ago.

RBG Trio, Neither Here Nor There, RBG Trio ****

Published: 21 Nov 2022. Updated: 11 days ago.

Sun-Mi Hong, Third Page: Resonance, Edition ***

Published: 20 Nov 2022. Updated: 12 days ago.

Sebastian Rochford, Kit Downes, Silver Light, ECM *****

Published: 19 Nov 2022. Updated: 12 days ago.

Gig choice - the week ahead

Published: 19 Nov 2022. Updated: 13 days ago.

Influential guitarist Mick Goodrick has died aged 77

Published: 19 Nov 2022. Updated: 13 days ago.

Matters Unknown, We Aren't Just, New Soil ***

Published: 19 Nov 2022. Updated: 13 days ago.

Dezron Douglas, Atalaya, International Anthem ****

Published: 19 Nov 2022. Updated: 13 days ago.

Courtney Pine, Spirituality, Destin-E *****

Published: 18 Nov 2022. Updated: 14 days ago.

The Banger Factory, Warriors, Banger Factory Records ****

Published: 17 Nov 2022. Updated: 13 days ago.

Charlie Stacey, Music Is Healing, Night Dreamer ****

Published: 17 Nov 2022. Updated: 15 days ago.

Leland Whitty, Glass Moon, Innovative Leisure ****1/2

Published: 16 Nov 2022. Updated: 16 days ago.

Caity Gyorgy, Featuring, La Reserve ****

Published: 16 Nov 2022. Updated: 16 days ago.

Tim Berne, Matt Mitchell, One More, Please, Intakt ****

Published: 15 Nov 2022. Updated: 17 days ago.

Esbjörn Svensson, Home. S, ACT *****

Published: 15 Nov 2022. Updated: 17 days ago.

Tawanda, Smile, Resonance ***

Published: 14 Nov 2022. Updated: 17 days ago.

Choice gigs for the week ahead

Published: 12 Nov 2022. Updated: 19 days ago.

Too Many Zooz, Pecking Order, Too Many Zooz **** EP

Published: 12 Nov 2022. Updated: 20 days ago.

MOST READ

Published: 12 Nov 2022. Updated: 10 hours ago.

Dearest Sister, Collective Heart, ACT ****

Published: 11 Nov 2022. Updated: 21 days ago.

Cat with the knack - Cormac McCarthy

Published: 11 Nov 2022. Updated: 21 days ago.

Bill Frisell, Four, Blue Note ****

Published: 11 Nov 2022. Updated: 21 days ago.

Matthew Halsall, 'Changing Earth,' Gondwana ****

Published: 9 Nov 2022. Updated: 23 days ago.

Dave O'Higgins and Rob Luft, Pluto, Ubuntu ***

Published: 8 Nov 2022. Updated: 24 days ago.

The extraordinary sound of Blueblut - podcast

Published: 8 Nov 2022. Updated: 24 days ago.

Let Spin, Thick As Thieves, Efpi *****

Published: 7 Nov 2022. Updated: 25 days ago.

Just the ticket for the week ahead

Published: 6 Nov 2022. Updated: 26 days ago.

Duo Atanasovski, Liberte Toujours, Moonjune ***

Published: 6 Nov 2022. Updated: 26 days ago.

Tom Skinner, Voices of Bishara, Brownswood ***

Published: 5 Nov 2022. Updated: 24 days ago.

Julie Campiche Quartet, You Matter, Enja ***

Published: 5 Nov 2022. Updated: 27 days ago.

What's Mu

Published: 4 Nov 2022. Updated: 28 days ago.

Ezra Collective, Where I'm Meant To Be, Partisan ****

Published: 4 Nov 2022. Updated: 28 days ago.

In the zone with Mark Kavuma - looking ahead to Warrior

Published: 3 Nov 2022. Updated: 28 days ago.

Jeff Parker, Black Box, Belfast ***

Published: 3 Nov 2022. Updated: 24 days ago.

Avram Fefer, Juba Lee, Clean Feed ****

Published: 2 Nov 2022. Updated: 30 days ago.

Sizzling Inn, Street Sight, Hout ***

Published: 1 Nov 2022. Updated: 30 days ago.

Ariel Bart, Documentaries, Ropeadope ****

Published: 1 Nov 2022. Updated: 31 days ago.

Courtney Pine, Spirituality, Destin-E *****

Published: 31 Oct 2022. Updated: 28 days ago.

Andrew McCormack, Terra Firma, Ubuntu ***

Published: 31 Oct 2022. Updated: 32 days ago.

Alex Acuña, Gifts, Le Coq ****

Published: 31 Oct 2022. Updated: 32 days ago.

Conrad Herwig, The Latin Side of Mingus, Savant ****1/2

Published: 31 Oct 2022. Updated: 32 days ago.

Gig choice for 31 Oct-5 Nov

Published: 30 Oct 2022. Updated: 33 days ago.

Kansas Smitty's, We're Not in Kansas Anymore, Ever/K7 ***

Published: 30 Oct 2022. Updated: 33 days ago.

Euro jazz - top 10 releases in 22

Published: 29 Oct 2022. Updated: 6 days ago.

Nicole McCabe, Landscapes, Fresh Sound ***

Published: 29 Oct 2022. Updated: 33 days ago.

Matt Carmichael, Marram, Edition ****

Published: 28 Oct 2022. Updated: 35 days ago.

German club action

Published: 27 Oct 2022. Updated: 36 days ago.