Band On The Wall Playlist – June 2017

Due to other commitments this will be the last monthly preview of forthcoming jazz gigs at Manchester’s Band On The Wall. World of Jazz will continue as the key podcast for new jazz releases and classics from the archives. June  includes two exciting shows: Described by Jazz Times as ‘one of the next big deals on jazz piano’, Alexi Tuomarila is one of the finest … Continue reading Band On The Wall Playlist – June 2017

World of Jazz 229

PLAYLIST Charlie Rouse – November Afternoon – Soul Mates Luke Sellick – Q Tippin – Alchemist Jan Nijdam Kwartet – Whimsical Elf – Bij De Dieren Thuis Fela Kuti – Coffin For The Head of State – Coffin For The Head of State Marquis Hill, Jeff Parker, Joachim Florent, Denis Fournier – Lane Open – Escape Lane Marion Brown – Body and Soul – Back To Paris … Continue reading World of Jazz 229

Bij De Dieren Thuis

Recorded on 24 June 2016 at Theater de Cameleon, Amsterdam with Jan Nijdam double bass, Tobias Delius tenor saxophone, clarinet , Michiel Scheen piano and Alan Purves drums and released via Sollasiututut in 2017. An interesting balance between written heads (all by Nijdam) , which are in themselves fairly wild, and vary between klezmer like fun, modal cosmic surfing, cool jazz, and bop riffing, and some pretty intense free improvisation … Continue reading Bij De Dieren Thuis