- Charlie Parker – Bloomdido – Unheard Bird: The Unissued Takes (2016)
- F.S.Blumm & Nils Frahm – Day One One – Tag Eins Tag Zwei (2016) 64 more words
It’s a busy August at Manchester’s flagship live music venue – Band on the Wall. This month I focus on the appearance of exciting New Yorkers Two Many Zoos on 2nd August – a gig which is already sold out, the New Orleans street music of the Hot 8 Brass Band on 4th August, also sold out, and the fantastic news of a CD launch event for legendary horn man Bill Evans on 12th August. 121 more words
The Band on the Wall, Manchester continues to offer excellent jazz gigs, the best venue in the North West of the UK for new music. April sees a must see gig from Kenny Garrett on April 14th, and the following night the return of the Sun Ra Arkestra, lead by Marshall Allen, for their ground-breaking 60th Anniversary Tour. 85 more words
One word….amazing jazz musician on Mack Avenue Records. We worked on his “Sketches of MD: Live at Iridium featuring Pharoah Sanders. We did blogging for his release, as well as featuring him in our Top 10 CD list on ThisNext.com.