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.

Wednesday 18 May 2011

Jazz Today Playlist: May 18th 2011

Plunge: Life Lite from Tin Fish Tango (Immersion)
Didier Levallet Quintet: Blue Berlin Tango from Songes, Silences (Sans Bruit)
The Tigers of Love: Genau! from Un Amour Fou (Jazzhausmusik)
Phronesis: Love Song from Alive (Edition)
Walsh Set Trio: Urgent Ape from Set One (Nine Winds)
Bruno Tocanne: Birthday Memorial from 4 New Dreams (Instant Musics)
Roland Neffe: Heavy Line from Vibes Beyond (Jazzhausmusik)
Plunge: Diddlin’ from Tin Fish Tango (Immersion)
James Singleton String Quartet: Foxy Roxy from Gold Bug Crawl (self-released)
Laia Genc’s Liaison Tonique 5: Polyfangastronose from Polyfangastronosia (Jazzhausmusik)
Isabelle Olivier: Wae from My Foolish Harp (Enja Yellowbird)
Keefe Jackson Quartet: Put My Finger On It from Seeing You See (Clean Feed)
John Ruocco: Am I Asking Too Much? from Am I Asking Too Much? (Pirouet)
Bruno Tocanne: Van Gogh from 4 New Dreams (Instant Musics)
Eivind Opsvik: Planned Future from Overseas II (Fresh Sound New Talent)
Blue Lotus: Rainy Day from Blue Lotus (Stunt)
Walsh Set Trio: Blues for Lee Van Cleef from Set One (Nine Winds)
Moholo-Moholo/Pukwana/Dyani/Wright: Ancient Spirit (extract) from Spiritual Knowledge and Grace (Ogun)

Wednesday 4 May 2011

Jazz Today Playlist: May 4th 2011

Chris Biscoe: Boogie Stop Shuffle from Profiles of Mingus (Trio)

Obara Special Quartet: Morph from Four (Ars Cameralis)

Hera: Cefalu from Hera (Multikulti Project)

Chris Biscoe: PSPPH from Profiles of Mingus (Trio)

Chris Biscoe: J-Yarde from Profiles of Mingus (Trio)

Harris Eisenstadt: Now Longer from Canada Day II (Songlines)

L’Orkestre des Pas Perdue: Acetominophene from Maison Douce Maison (Ambiances Magnetiques)

Prysm: Temps Dense from Five (Plus Loin)

Big Air: The Wizard from Big Air (Babel)

Bobo Moreno: 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover from 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover (Stunt)

Mats Eilertsen: Night Song from Radio Yonder (Hubro)

Michael Feinberg: Fighting Monsters from With Many Hands (Self-released)

Christophe Schweizer Moonsun: Omen from Cocoa (Unit)

Chris Biscoe: Goodbye Pork Pie Hat from Profiles of Mingus (Trio)

Carlo De Rosa’s Cross Fade: For Otto from Brain Dance (Cuneiform)

Trondheim Jazz Orchestra & Eirik Hegdal: Country from Triads and More (MNJ)

Harris Eisenstadt: To Be from Canada Day II (Songlines)