Our Editor


Matthew Ruddick

Author of Funny Valentine, an acclaimed new biography of the jazz trumpet player and singer, Chet Baker.
  • 1

Fernando Rose

I love my jazz and I bless the funk. I play percussion for all and sundry and go by @Mr Cool.

Sunday, 14 March 2021 23:16

R+R=NOW - Live

A great album that reminds us of what we have to look forward to.
Sunday, 14 June 2020 00:35

Limoncello - Musica Aqui

Utilising technology and talent spawn’s creativity.
Saturday, 30 May 2020 16:21

Tom Barford and Alex Hitchcock - AuB

AuB's debut self-titled album is exquisite!
Saturday, 23 May 2020 21:12

Tony Kofi - Another Kind Of Soul

Kofi's Portrait Of Cannonball.
We Are Sent Here By History is an apocalyptic revelation from Shabaka and The Ancestors.
Earth Day has a new reason to celebrate - DIOS 2020.
Sunday, 12 April 2020 00:17

Noemi Nuti - Venus Eye

London-based vocalist Noemi Nuti re-signs to the Ubuntu record label for her second album, Venus Eye.
Sunday, 08 December 2019 06:47

Kim Cypher - Love Kim x

More pop than bop, but the jazz flows for Kim Cypher’s Love Kim x.
Friday, 15 November 2019 19:55

Chick Corea - Antidote

A menagerie of AAA class musicians, impressive choruses, chords and quavers.
Saturday, 28 September 2019 17:58

Kendrick Scott - A Wall Becomes A Bridge

Some Blue Note releases sound the same, but this is different.
Page 1 of 7

Our Contributors


Rob Mallows

London Jazz Meetup owner and fan of ‘plugged in’ jazz.

Erminia Yardley

Freelance journalist & writer. Jazz mad. Art lover. Photography freak.

Simon Cooney

By day a full time Londoner in tv news. By night jazzaholic



Fernando Rose

I love my jazz and I bless the funk. I play percussion for all and sundry and go by @Mr Cool.

Hilary Robertson

Jazz-obsessed freelance writer and saxist.



Grae Shennan

Laboratory scientist with a love of evolving music that defies boundaries.