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 January 2020

Playlist - January 26th 2020

The Calum Gourlay Quartet: Be Minor from New Ears (Ubuntu)
Vincent Courtois, Robin Fincker & Daniel Erdmann: Love of Life from Love of Life (La Buissonne)
The NDR Bigband with Michael Moore: Shotgun Wedding from Sanctuary (Ramboy)
The Bad Plus: Dovetail Nicely from Activate Infinity (Edition)
David Bennet 4: Frammande Mark from Miljonarskvarteret (Eken Musik)
Theo Ceccaldi Trio: Acetone Charleston from Django (Brouhaha)
Joel Harrison: Ballad of Blue Mountain from Still Point: Turning World (Whirlwind)
chuffDRONE: Fresh Start from Re:Actio (Jazzwerkstatt)
Mike De Souza: Morning Mind from Slow Burn (self-released)
Vincent Courtois, Robin Fincker & Daniel Erdmann: Am I Blue from Love of Life (La Buissonne)
Johann Lindvall Trio: Skidoo from No City, No Tree, No Lake (Jazzland)
Yimba Rudo: Walking the Dogma from Yimba Rudo (Barking Hoop)
Low-Fly Quintet: Shine from Winter Love Song (Losen)
Peter Scharli: Flowers for the Women from Peace Now! (Enja)
The NDR Bigband with Michael Moore: Anomalous Soul from Sanctuary (Ramboy)
Brian Groder Trio: Sundog from Luminous Arcs (Latham)
chuffDRONE: Asue from Re:Actio (Jazzwerkstatt)
The Calum Gourlay Quartet: New Ears from New Ears (Ubuntu)

Intro/Outro - Stephane Huchard: Jakawa Jungle Spoon from Toutakoostiks (Blue Note Fr)

Sunday 12 January 2020

Playlist - Jan 12th 2020

Zhenya Strigalev & Federico Dannemann: Algo Rhythm from The Change (Rainy Days)

Rastko Obradovic Quartet feat. Arkady Shilkloper: Road to Trondheim from The Northern Experience (AMP Music and Records)

The Workshop: Ornette Like from More Conversations with the Drum (Onze Heures Onze)

Alberto Cavenati's Treifecter: The Timid Theory of Fallacy from 13 (Trouble in the East)

Alberto Cavenati’s Treifekter: La Temibile Bicolore from 13 (Trouble in the East)

Wako: Savage Detective from Wako (Ora Fonogram)

Steve Garrett: Braw Day from In Arden (Alt-Mor)

Leon Greening: Know Not One from Cookin’ in Brooklyn (Leopard)

Leon Greening: The Summit from Cookin’ in Brooklyn (Leopard)

Sirkis/Bialas IQ: Nocturnity from Our New Earth (Moonjune)

Kevin Sun: Circle, Line III from The Sustain of Memory (Endectomorph)

Ghost Horse: Forest for the Trees from Trojan (Auand)

Ghost Horse: Five Civilised Tribes from Trojan (Auand)

Emmeluth's Amoeba: No 1 from Chimaera (Ora Fonogram)

Emmeluth’s Amoeba: Circular Movements from Chimaera (Ora Fonogram)

Leon Maria Plecity: Halcyon Bird from Otherworld (Jazzhausmusik)

Julien Wilson: Exhale from Stock (Lionsharecords)

Wednesday 8 January 2020

2019 El Intruso International Critics Poll

As always, it was an honour to be asked to contribute to the annual El Intruso International Critics poll. Full results can be found HERE.