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.

Sunday 29 June 2014

Playlist - June 29th 2014

Fiorini / Houben Quartet: Sweet Yellow Jen from Bees and Bumblebees (Igloo)
Vertigo Trombone Quartet: Noir from Developing Good Habits (NWOG)
Diego Barber & Craig Taborn: Im Park from Tales (Sunnyside)
McCormack & Yarde Duo (feat. Elysian Quartet): Ob’s 1st Adventure from Juntos (Joy And Ears)
Piotr Damasiewicz Quartet: Sonus from Mnemotaksja (Fortune)
Ideal Bread: Wish from Beating the Teens (Cuneiform)
Ideal Bread: The Uh Uh Uh from Beating the Teens (Cuneiform)
Branco Stoysin: Behind the Clouds, There’s the Sun from Alone (Sun Recordings)
Ben Goldberg, Adam Levy & Smith Dobson: Criss Cross from Worry Later (BAG Productions)
Chris Garrick & John Etheridge: Don’t Worry ‘Bout Me from At the Dimming of the Day (Flying Blue Whale)
Black Top: (part of) Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner from #One (Babel)
Roberto Zanetti Trio (feat Pietro Tonolo): Big Apple from Minor Time (Dodicilune)
Gato Libre: Gato from Dudu (Libra)
Jamie Saft, Steve Swallow & Bobby Previte: Blue Shuffle from The New Standard (RareNoiseRecords)
McCormack & Yarde Duo (feat. Elysian Quartet): Little Door from Juntos (Joy And Ears)
Quartet Kocomabe: Keimzelle from Blues in a Box (Wismart)
Vertigo Trombone Quartet: Klagelied from Developing Good Habits (NWOG)
Paulo Fresu Quintet: Chiaro from 30! (Tuk Music)

Sunday 15 June 2014

Playlist - June 15th 2014

Iiro Rantala String Trio: Hard Score from Anyone with a Heart (ACT)
Benjamin Weidekamp Quartett: Ausgerechnet Latin from Seriell, Nicht Serios (WhyPlayJazz)
Calefax (feat. Eric Vloeimans): Blue in Green from On The Spot (Buzz)
Tim Garland: The Perth Flight from Songs to the North Sky (Edition)
Tim Garland: Dawnbreakers from Songs to the North Sky (Edition)
Hayden Powell: Bassclarinetteblues from Roots and Stems (Periskop)
Massot-Florizoone-Horbaczewski: Vero from Balades Ephemeres (AventuraMusica)
The Little Band from Gingerland: Sir Prise from Sir Prise (Cracked Anegg)
Ben Goldberg, Adam Levy & Smith Dobson: Crepuscule with Nellie from Worry Later (BAG Productions)
Emilia Martensson: Black Narcissus from Ana (Babel)
Rich Halley 4: The Wisdom of Rocks from The Wisdom of Rocks (Pine Eagle)
Massimo de Mattia Quartet: Lands Beyond from Hypermodernism (Rudi)
Andy Biskin’s Ibid: Just Like Me from Act Necessary (Strudelmedia)
Juhani Aaltonen: All the Birds from To Future Memories (TUM)
Daniel Smith: Better Get Hit in Your Soul from Smokin’ Hot Bassoon Blues (Summit)
Juhani Aaltonen: Ursula  from To Future Memories (TUM)
Jamie Saft, Steve Swallow & Bobby Previte: Clarissa from The New Standard (RareNoiseRecords)
Tommy Andrews Quintet: The Crux from The Crux (Jellymould Jazz)

Sunday 1 June 2014

Jazz Today featured in the current edition of Jazz UK !

......check the online issue HERE.

Playlist - June 1st 2014

Kapok: Americana from Kapok (Buzz)
Snorre Kirk: On Late Nights from Blues Modernism (Calibrated Music)
Trifolia: Nagual from Le Refuge (self-released)
Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra: Blue Yonder from Habitat (Justin Time)
Phronesis: Herne Hill from Life to Everything (Edition)
Kathrin Pechlof Trio: Imaginarium from Imaginarium (Pirouet)
Kapok: Arcadia from Kapok (Buzz)
Johanna Borchert: Lillies from Orchestre Ideal (WhyPlayJazz)
Clark Tracey Sextet: 5 Bellies from Current Climate (TenToTen)
Slowfox: Dark And from The Wood (Jazzwerkstatt)
Slowfox: Are Lovely from The Wood (Jazzwerkstatt)
Nils Wogram’s Root 70 with Strings: Seeing the New in the Old from Riomar (NWOG)
Kaja Draksler: Delicious Irony from The Lives of Many Others (Clean Feed)
The Vampires: Beautiful Decay from Tiro (Earshift)
Trifolia: Envol from Le Refuge (self-released)
Christian Lillinger’s Grund: Perspectiven from Second Reason (Clean Feed)
Estafest: Eno Supo from Eno Supo (Challenge)