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It was a tricky prospect bringing Jazz to Boomtown but last year felt like exactly the right time and we were proved right! This year The Windmill is very much sticking with a Jazz heavy line up with some of the best UK artists such as Zara McFarlane, Alfa Mist, Mammal Hands, Vels Trio and Blue Lab Beats alongside the more soulful side of things with the legendary Bilal, Connie Constance and Nubiyan Twist, boundary pushing East African artist Otim Alpha, in fact boundaries pushing all over the place with the likes of Benin City, Kobi Onyame, Kalaha, Shama Rahman and arguable this country’s most exciting and forward thinking record label Black Acre Records doing a whole Thursday takeover with Romare’s Full Live Band, Clap! 63 more words


*Listen* Jazz Nuggets

Back again with a new focused selection from previous broadcasts. This week, I compiled some of the Jazz featured on Out Of Quiet, with everything from the new wave of U.K Jazz to Ethio Jazz covered. Listen below…..


Whither Thou Goest: The Together Sound of RUN LOGAN RUN

Their music paints a mood that is space-like and meandering yet accessible; you can follow the flow but you can’t quite predict what embellishments either musician will utilize. 2,278 more words

The Corey Mwamba Effect: A Ring of Truth

The sound Corey Mwamba produces on his vibraphone is honest and true, a sweet clarion with rich harmony. He possesses a surgical precision with the mallets and knows how to coax beauty and depth from them. 1,610 more words