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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Friday 19 October 2012

Jazz Today Online - Autumn 2012

The Autumn edition of Jazz Today Online is now available. Click the green button to listen!
Viktor Toth: Hong Kong from Popping Bopping (BMC). Viktor Toth, alto sax; Bart Maris, trumpet; Matyas Szandai, bass; Robert Mehmet Ikiz, drums.
Theo Ceccaldi Trio: Excusez-moi from Carrousel (Ayler). Theo Ceccaldi, violin; Valentin Ceccaldi, cello; Guillaume Aknine, guitar.

Tom Bancroft’s Trio Red: Boy meets Boy meets Girl meets Girl from First Hello to Last Goodbye (Interrupto). Tom Cawley, piano; Per Zanussi, bass; Tom Bancroft, drums.

Sean Bergin & M.O.B.: Beach Balls from Kids Mysteries (Nimbus). Sean Bergin, Michael Moore and Jan Willem Van Der Ham, reeds; Wolter Weirbos, trombone; Eric Boeren, trumpet; Ernst Reiseger and Tristan Honsinger, cellos; Alex Maguire, piano; Ernst Glerum, bass; Han Bennink, drums.

Carlos Bica & Azul: Say a Wish from Things About (Clean Feed). Frank Mobus, guitar; Carlos Bica, bass; Jim Black, drums.

Philipp Gropper’s Philm: Licht from Licht (Whyplayjazz). Philipp Gropper, tenor sax; Havard Wiik, piano; Andreas Lang, bass; Oliver Steidle, drums.

Gato Libre: Moor from Forever (Libra). Natsuki Tamura, trumpet; Satoko Fujii, accordion; Kazuhiko Tsumura, guitar; Norikatsu Koreyasu, bass.

Tyson Naylor Trio: Book It from Kosmonauten (Songlines). Tyson Naylor, piano; Russell Sholberg, bass; Skye Brooks, drums.

Sunday 7 October 2012

Jazz Today Playlist - 7th October 2012

Verneri Pohjola Quartet: Thunderous Thoughts from Ancient History (ACT)
Henri Texier: Leila from Remparts D’Argile (Label Bleu)
Philipp Gropper’s Philm: Licht from Licht (Whyplayjazz)
Tyson Naylor Trio: See It Through from Kosmonauten (Songlines)
Tyson Naylor Trio: Book It from Kosmonauten (Songlines)
Norma Winstone: Distance from Distances (ECM)
Fred Hess Big Band: Blues for Bonnie Belle from Speak (Alison)
Ken Aldcroft & Dave Clark: Little Rootie Tootie from Hat & Beard (Trio)
Australian Art Orchestra: Spectre of a Rose from Ringing the Bell Backwards (Origin)
Philipp Gropper’s Philm: Epilog from Licht (Whyplayjazz)
Eric Legnini: Rhythm Sphere from Rhythm Sphere (Igloo Jazz Classics)
Emilia Martensson & Barry Green: Dienda from And So It Goes (Babel)
Walabix: Les Yeux de Natalie from Nus (Tricollection)
Quentin Collins / Brandon Allen Quartet: No Way Jose from What’s It Gonna Be? (Sunlightsquare)
Sebastian Gramss Underkarl: Bar Ballade from Homo Ludens (Rent-a-Dog)
Sebastian Gramss Underkarl: Prospect Park from Homo Ludens (Rent-a-Dog)
Fred Hess Big Band: How ‘Bout Now from Speak (Alison)