Our Editor


Matthew Ruddick

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

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

Saturday, 17 June 2017 10:05

Thomas Motter - Somewhere Out There

International collaboration appealing to all connoisseurs of music.
A dichotomous sub-genre of jazz.
Tuesday, 06 June 2017 02:55

Kaidi Tatham ‎– Changing Times

Kaidi keeps the production interesting with stylish, percussive beats.
Saturday, 27 May 2017 11:31

Matt Chandler - Astrometrics

Feel good jazz for any occasion.
Saturday, 21 January 2017 01:29

Rudy Royston Trio - Rise Of Orion

Weather warning as the Rudy Royston Trio causes a force eight storm in the US of Jazz.
Sunday, 11 December 2016 01:47

Bill Laurance – Live At The Union Chapel

Bill Laurance delivers a Swift performance with the sharpness of Flint.
Sunday, 27 November 2016 02:05

Emile Parisien Quintet - Sfumato

The album that has more to offer than music - imagination.
Azymuth roll back the years at the EFG London Jazz Festival.
Glasper shows he's got what it takes on the big stage.
Jim Mullen delights the audience with his Aria.
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Our Contributors


Rob Mallows

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

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.

Grae Shennan

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

Hilary Robertson

Jazz-obsessed freelance writer and saxist.

Kim Cypher

Saxophonist, vocalist, composer, band leader and radio show presenter. Follows dreams and loves to celebrate great music and musicians.

Fiona Ross

Fiona is the founder of the award winning organisation Women in Jazz Media. She was the guest editor in chief for the 2020 edition of Jazz Quarterly and writes for many publications across the globe.

Wendy Kirkland

Jazz pianist and singer with wide musical tastes spanning latin through fusion to bebop and swing. Cat fanatic.

Elana Shapiro

From Manchester, currently living in Berlin. Lover of jazz, RnB, and soul inspired music.