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.

Monday, 18 October 2021

Jazz Today - Weds 20th Oct at 11pm BST on Cambridge 105 Radio

....featuring the Frederik Villmow Trio, the Hank Roberts Sextet and the Dave Mullen Ensemble.  Plus two takes on the same composition from drummer Jared Schonig, a version of Nature Boy from the Thomas Clausen Trio and jazz from Slovenia courtesy of Robert Jukic. Pete will also be running thru the jazz gigs coming up in and around Cambridge. Listen HERE at 11pm BST (rpt).

Sunday, 17 October 2021

Playlist Oct 17th / 20th 2021

The Dave Mullen Ensemble: The Grind from Solace (Mullsoul Music)

Frederik Villmow Trio: Open Landscape One from Motion (Losen)

Jared Schonig: Sound Evidence from Two Takes Vol II – Big Band (Anzic)

Robert Jukic: Spet from Caminos De Gloria (Slovenian Broadcasting Co.)

Hank Roberts Sextet: Sat / Sun Pa Tu X from Science of Love (Sunnyside)

Thomas Clausen Trio: Nature Boy from Back 2 Basics (Stunt)

Jared Schonig: Sound Evidence from Two Takes Vol I – Quintet (Anzic)

Sunday, 10 October 2021

Playlist - Oct 10th / 13th 2021

Luke Bainbridge: Pitch-Class Sex Machine from Surface Tension (self-released)

Duo Doyna: Driftin’ from Driftin’ (Jazzhausmusik)

Horse Orchestra: Mr One from The Milkman Cometh (self-released)

Matthew Stevens: Ambler from Pittsburgh (Whirlwind)

Fergus McCreadie: Across Flatlands from Cairn (Edition)

Clover: Canvas from Paradigme (Yolk)

Matthew Stevens: Purpose of a Machine from Pittsburgh (Whirlwind)

Helen Sung w Harlem Quartet: Wrong Key Donkey from Quartet + (Sunnyside)

Sunday, 3 October 2021

Playlist - Oct 3rd / 5th 2021

Mariana Zwarg Sexteto Universal: Pra Ele from Nascentes (Scubidu)

Allison Miller & Jane Ira Bloom: Rowing in the Dark  from Tues Days (Outline)

Paul Edis: Muddle Through from The Still Point of the Turning World (Lateralize)

Huw V Williams: 13-01-18 from Equidistant Between (self-released)

Alex Louloudis: The Magic of 3 from Words (Off Record)

Henry Threadgill Zooid: Beneath the Bottom from Poof (Pi Recordings)

Paul Edis: Will-O’-The-Wisp from The Still Point of the Turning World (Lateralize)

Chet Doxas Trio: You Can’t Take It With You from You Can’t Take It With You (Whirlwind)

Sunday, 26 September 2021

Playlist - Sept 26th / 29th 2021

Bounce Alarm: Swing and Sweat from Bouncing Through Some Banging Tunes (Barka Productions)

Artturi Ronka & Daniel Sommer: Blues from Varo (Eclipse Music)

Alisa Ten, Roust Poziumski, Vladimir Gavriushov & Vladimir Volkov: Cape Ann from Eliot Songs (Fancy Music)

Jon Gordon: Pointillism from Stranger Than Fiction (Artist Share)

Ant Law: Our Church from The Sleeper Wakes (Edition)

Umlaut Big Band: Medi No2 from Mary’s Ideas (Umlaut)

Nick Fraser Quartet: Shoe Dancefrom If There Were No Opposites (Ezzthetics)

James Gilmore: Crazy from Decorating Time (Ears & Eyes)

Bounce Alarm: Hans Tanks Gate from Bouncing Through Some Banging Tunes (Barka Productions)

Sunday, 19 September 2021

Playlist - Sep 19th 2021

NoSax NoClar: Promotion 23 from Red Sisters (Yolk)

Julian Hesse: Mantra from Troubleshooter (HGBSBlue)

Eve Beuvens: Jolene from Inner Geography (Igloo)

Michal Bak Quartetto: The Strength from Fortress (Alpaka)

Huw V Williams: 15+16-01-18 from Equidistant Between (self-released)

NoSax NoClar: Bleuet from Red Sisters (Yolk)

Julian Hesse: The Point from Troubleshooter (HGBSBlue)

Chuck Owen and The Jazz Surge: Sparks Fly from Within Us (Summit / Mama)

Sunday, 12 September 2021

Playlist - Sep 12th 2021

Ferg Ireland Trio: Ludwick Blues from Ferg Ireland Trio (Mondegreen)

Florian Arbenz: Homenaje from Conversations #2 and #3 (self-released)

Tim Boniface: The Second Word from The Eight Words (self-released)

Tim Boniface: The Fifth Word from The Eight Words (self-released)

Tony Kofi: Work Song from Another Kind of Soul (The Last Music Co.)

Florian Arbenz: Wooden Lines from Conversations #2 and #3 (self-released)