There's so much good jazz being recorded around the world....a lot of it on small labels....and yet it rarely gets airplay. JAZZ it's own small way....tries to put that right!

JAZZ TODAY is a weekly radio show on Cambridge105 Radio. It is broadcast live in Cambridge UK on 105FM, on DAB digital and at

JAZZ TODAY ONLINE is a quarterly cloudcast of some of the best tracks to appear on JAZZ TODAY.

Sunday, 4 June 2023

Playlist - June 4th / 7th 2023


Rudy Royston Flatbed Buggy
: Thank You For This Day from Day (Greenleaf)

Lois Le Van & Alban Darche: My Imagination from Le Mots Bleus (Yolk)

Unleashed Cooperation: Marvellous Charlie from 8 Years (Multikulti)

Mikkel Ploug Group: Monet from Nocturnes (Stunt)

Christoph Irniger Pilgrim: Marvel from Ghost Cat (Intakt)

Tilo Weber : Time Traveller’s Vessel from Tesserae (We Jazz)

Lois Le Van & Alban Darche: Don’t Speak from Le Mots Bleus (Yolk)

Tom Ollendorff: Bongo Beep from Open House (Fresh Sound New Talent)

Sunday, 28 May 2023

Playlist - May 28th / 31st 2023

Olivier Le Goas & Reciprocity: Oblique Song from On Ramp of Heaven Dreams (Challenge)

Lorenzo De Finti: Solitary Perception from Lullabies From An Unknown Time (Losen)

Tineke Postma: Sankalpa from Aria (Edition)

Barbara Barth: Smile from All Or Nothing At All (Jazzhausmusik)

Michael Blake: Little Demons from Dance of the Mystic Bliss (P&M)

Emile Parisien & Roberto Negro: Tempo Di Valse from Les Metanuits (ACT)

Gary Brunton : Energy Master Loc from Tren Dydd (JusteUne Trace)

Thursday, 25 May 2023

Jazz Today Online: Spring 2023

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Michal Tomaszczyk: Equal Dignity from Zadora (self-released)

Hausquartett: Cadavre No.4 from From the Cadavre Exquis Collection (Leo)

Sam Bardfeld Trio: Atlantic City from Refuge (Brooklyn Jazz Underground)

Jochen Rueckert: Pherothstorium from With Best Intentions (Colonel Beats)

Frans Vermeerssen, Dion Nijland & Thomas Jaspers: Putj from The Trail (Trytone)

Daniel Bingert: Ulla My Dear from Ariba (Moserobie)

Robert Jukic 4: Spet from Res Publica (Jazz Cerkno)

Laurent Rochelle’s Okidoki Quartet: Tsumi Variations from Au-dela des Brumes (Linoleum)

Ingrid Laubrock: The Last Quiet Place from The Last Quiet Place (Pyroclastic)

Julia Hulsmann Quartet: Wasp at the Window from The Next Door (ECM)

Chris Biscoe: View From the Drawbridge from Music Is – Chris Biscoe Plays Mike Westbrook (Trio)

AAAPUZ: Pizza Margarita from AAAPUZ (Troublein the East)

Sunday, 21 May 2023

Playlist - May 21st / 24th 2023

Linley Hamilton
: Shinebox from Ginger’s Hollow (Whirlwind)

Gretchen Parlato & Lionel Loueke: Muse from Lean In (Edition)

Jochen Rueckert: Pherothstorium from With Best Intentions (Colonel Beats)

Jochen Rueckert: With Best Intentions from With Best Intentions (Colonel Beats)

Terese Lien Evenstad: Tailwind from Movement (Berthold)

Franco D’Andrea: Augmented Area from Sketches of the 20th Century (Parco Della Musica)

Melissa Pipe Sextet : Puudutus from Of What Remains (Odd Sound)

Gabriel Latchin Trio : Train of Thought from Viewpoint (Alys Jazz)


Intro / Outro – Stephane Huchard: Jakawa Jungle Spoon from Toutakoustiks (Blue Note Fr)

Sunday, 14 May 2023

Playlist - May 14th / 17th 2023

Amalia Umeda Quartet: Podans from Nowoswit (self-released)

Mozes & Kaltenecker: Waterbird Waves from Futurized (BMC)

Clement Janinet La Litanie Des Cimes: Quiet Waltz from Woodlands (BMC)

Athina Kontou Mother: Leventikos from Tzivaeri (nWog)

Wolfert Brederode, Matangi Quartet & Joost Lijbaart: Swallow from Ruins and Remains (ECM)

LIUN + The Science Fiction Band: Kiddo from Lily of the Nile (Heartcore)

NoSax NoClar : Bleuet from Red Sisters (Yolk)

Gina Schwarz & Multiphonics 8 : Long Ago from Way To Blue (Cracked Anegg)

Sunday, 7 May 2023

Playlist - May 7th / 10th 2023

The Vampires feat. Chris Abrahams: Game Changers from Nightjar (Earshift Music)

Rachel Eckroth: Prelude to a Kiss from One (Blackbird Sessions)

Kasper Tranberg: Circle Dance from Nobody’s Heart (April)

O’Higgins & Luft: Everything’s Under Control from Pluto (Ubuntu Music)

Richard Jones Trio: Some Mat from Angle Shades (Efpi)

Frans Vermeerssen, Dion Nijland & Thomas Jaspers: Putj from The Trail (Trytone)

Areia: Stories from Stories (self-released)

Sunday, 30 April 2023

Playlist - April 30th / May 3rd 2023

Luca Lo Bianco Quartet: The Choice from Human Plots (Gleam)

Samuel Leipold, Jurg Bucher & Luca Lo Bianco: Zoncolan from Ostro (Ezz-thetics)

Kerkko Koskinen, Linda Fredriksson & UMO Helsinki Jazz Orchestra: Promenade from Agatha 2 (Ricky-Tick)

Andre Carvalho: Gurfa from Lost in Translation Vol II (Clean Feed)

David Preston: VHS Poem from Purple / Black Vol 1 (Whirlwind)

Romain Dugelay: Choiseau from Chimeres (Compagnie 4000)

Samuel Leipold, Jurg Bucher & Luca Lo Bianco: Another Try from Ostro (Ezz-thetics)

Rudy Royston Flatbed Buggy: Five-Thirty Strut from Day (Greenleaf Music)


Intro / Outro – Stephane Huchard: Jakawa Jungle Spoon from Toutakoustiks (Blue Note Fr)