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 18 November 2012

Jazz Today Playlist - Nov 18th 2012

Maciej Fortuna Trio: Resume from Solar Ring (self-released)
Franz von Chossy Quintet: Along the River from When the World Comes Home (Jazzsick)
Jasper Van’t Hof: Dulcinea from Oeuvre (Q-rious)
Pasborg’s Odessa X-Tra Large: Black Dog from Live (Stunt)
Pasborg’s Odessa X-Tra Large: Boogie Stop Shuffle from Live (Stunt)
Issie Barratt & the Meinrad Iten Quartet: The Man with the Gun He Tangos from Meinrad Iten Suite (Fuzzy Moon)
Mikio Ishida Trio: Turkish Mambo from Turkish Mambo (Five Stars)
Neon Quartet: Busters New Tail from Subjekt (Edition)
Aki Takase: So Long Knut from All Blues (Enja Yellowbird)
Lina Allemano Four: Middle Finger from Live at the Tranzac (Lumo)
Ken Vandermark: White Lemon from Mark in the Water (Not Two)
Platform 1: Stations from Takes Off (Clean Feed)
Paul Giallorenzo’s Gitgo: The Swinger from Emergent (Leo)
Paul Giallorenzo’s Gitgo: Obelaskism from Emergent (Leo)
Johanna Borchert: Lillies from Orchestre Ideal (WhyPlayJazz)
Rob Mazurek Pulsar Quintet: Folk Song Neptune from Stellar Pulsations (Delmark)
Dino & Franco Piana Septet: Eighty and One from Seven (Alpha Music)

Sunday 4 November 2012

Jazz Today Playlist: 4th Nov 2012

Jeff Holmes Quartet: One for C.J. from Of One’s Own (Miles High)
Bert Joris & the Brussels Jazz Orchestra: Magone from Signs & Signatures (De Werf)
Benjamin Herman: Chin Chins at Tin Tin’s from Heterogeneity (A Records)
Neon Quartet: Maison Musique from Subjekt (Edition)
Heliocentric Counterblast: Watusa from A Tribute to Sun Ra (Enja Yellowbird)
Pierrick Pedron: Ugly Beauty from Kubic’s Monk (ACT)
Pierrick Pedron: Who Knows from Kubic’s Monk (ACT)
Aki Takase: New Blues from New Blues (Enja Yellowbird)
Bjurstrom / Rocher: Alice from Bjurstrom / Rocher (Marmouzic)
The Cloudmakers Trio with Ralph Alessi: Passwords from Live at the Pizza Express (Whirlwind Recordings)
Sylvain Kassap Quartet: Palindrome(s) from Strophes (Evidence)
Sylvain Kassap Quartet: Palimpseste from Strophes (Evidence)
Quarterpounder: D’isms from Becoming (Gateway)
Daniel Humair: 7A3 from Sweet & Sour (Laborie)
Bojan Z: Sweet Shelter of Mine from Soul Shelter (Emarcy)
Fred Lonberg-Holm’s Fast Citizens: It’s a Tough Grid from Gather (Delmark)
Carlos Bica & Azul: Things About from Things About (Clean Feed)
Michael Formanek: Small Places from Small Places (ECM)