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!

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Sunday 26 February 2012

Jazz Today Playlist: 26th Feb 2011

IEP 4tet: Gascons Laveurs from Behin Bat Zen (IEP)
Ola Kvernberg: Wintermelon from Liarbird (Jazzland)
Daniel Erdmann & Samuel Rohrer: M39 – Route to Bishkek from How to Catch a Cloud (Intakt)Simone Guiducci: Diminishing Blackness from Django New Directions (TRJ)
Simone Guiducci: Lentament Mademoiselle from Django New Directions (TRJ)
Michael Moore Quintet: Whistleblower from Rotterdam (Ramboy)
The Resonance Ensemble: The Pier from Kafka in Flight (Not Two)
Espen Eriksen Trio: In the Woods from You Had Me at Goodbye (Rune Grammofon)
Wurzel aus C: Blank Secret from Wurzel aus C (Konnex)
Mahieux “Family Life” Quartet: Flip from Peaux D’Ames (Circum-Disc)
NIQU: Hurt from 27 (Unit)
Paul Hartsaw Quintet: Horatio Hornrose from Circuitses (Metastablesound)
Marshall Gilkes: Slashes from Sound Stories (Alternate Side Records)
Ola Kvernberg: Vilje from Liarbird (Jazzland)
Vortex Foundation Big Band: Vejer de la Frontera from Charybdis (Babel)
IEP 4tet: Grand-Pere ‘El Jano’ from Behin Bat Zen (IEP)
IEP 4tet: Grand-Mere from Behin Bat Zen (IEP)

Sunday 12 February 2012

Jazz Today Playlist: 12th Feb 2012

Verneri Pohjola Quartet: Thunderous Thoughts from Ancient History (ACT)
Friends & Neighbors: Sounds from Above from No Beat Policy (Ora Fonogram)
Phronesis: Walking Dark from Walking Dark (Edition)
The Clarinet Trio: Waters from 4 (Leo)
The Clarinet Trio: Kleine Figuren #1 from 4 (Leo)
Eyolf Dale: Prolleprep from Hotel Interludes (Curling Legs)
The Clare Fischer Big Band: The Duke from Thesaurus (Atlantic / Koch)
Clare Fischer: Basic Blues from Blues Trilogy (Discovery)
Bhamra / Shave / Parricelli: Machair to Myrrh I from Postcards from Home (Keda)
Bhamra / Shave / Parricelli: Machair to Myrrh II from Postcards from Home (Keda)
Friends & Neighbors: Dolph Me from No Beat Policy (Ora Fonogram)
Wood Ensemble: Il Sogno del Lotto from Live at Knulp (Palomar)
Marc Muellbauers’s Kaleidoscope: Sugarhill Shuffle from Journeyman (Jazzhausmusik)
Hank Roberts: Cayuga from Everything is Alive (Winter & Winter)
L14,16: What is this Thing Called Love? from Phlogistone (Nagel Heyer)
Kristoffer Kompen: Summer Dreams from Short Stories of Happiness (Schmell)
Oran Etkin: It Don’t Mean a Thing from Kelenia (Motema)
Silvio Cadotsch: Odem from Odem (Unit)
Phronesis: American Jesus from Walking Dark (Edition)