New Billie Holiday documentary

Directed by James Erskine, Billie is a new Lady Day-themed documentary to premiere this autumn based on the unpublished researches in the 1970s of journalist Linda Lipnack Kuehl who over eight years tape-recorded hundreds of hours of interviews with …

Published: 8 Sep 2020. Updated: 15 days.

Directed by James Erskine, Billie is a new Lady Day-themed documentary to premiere this autumn based on the unpublished researches in the 1970s of journalist Linda Lipnack Kuehl who over eight years tape-recorded hundreds of hours of interviews with Billie's colleagues and acquaintances including Charles Mingus, Sarah Vaughan, Tony Bennett, Count Basie, family, friends and even the FBI agents who arrested her. The trailer for the movie has just been released.

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Vortex re-opens with Tom Cawley trio gig

The first gigs for the Vortex, which re-opens with live gigs on Fridays and Saturdays initially, include an appearance by Tom Cawley and his trio playing on Friday 11 September. Further gigs so far are: Alina Bzhezhinska trio (Sat 12 September) …

Published: 8 Sep 2020. Updated: 2 months.

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The first gigs for the Vortex, which re-opens with live gigs on Fridays and Saturdays initially, include an appearance by Tom Cawley and his trio playing on Friday 11 September. Further gigs so far are:

Alina Bzhezhinska trio (Sat 12 September)

Brigitte Beraha/Barry Green (Fri 18 Sept)

Shirley Smart trio (Sat 19 Sept)

Trish Clowes trio (Fri 25 Sept)

Ivo Neame trio (Sat 26 Sept)

Nikki Yeoh solo (Fri 2 Oct)

Liran Donin (Sat 3 Oct)

Calum Gourlay's Obvious trio (Fri 9 Oct)

Full details on all the COVID arrangements here