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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Simon Cooney

Impulse celebrates Alice Coltrane's underrated catalogue with a previously unreleased live album.
Modular moves cut with spiritual grooves.
Lively and lithe reworks of Sgt Peppers.
Tuesday, 18 December 2018 03:04

Bryan Ferry And His Orchestra - Bitter-Sweet

Strange delights with Bryan Ferry and his Orchestra.
Saturday, 06 October 2018 03:30

Kamasi Washington – Heaven and Earth

The stars are out with Kamasi Washington.
Thursday, 21 December 2017 20:40

Gilad Atzmon - The Spirit Of Trane

All Trane and no pain.
Saturday, 02 December 2017 02:05

Vein - Plays Ravel

Classic tunes with a jazz muse from Switzerland.
Sunday, 27 August 2017 01:55

Lee Morgan - I Called Him Morgan

Spellbinding documentary on the life and untimely death of Lee Morgan.
Field day with Floating Points.
ECM All Star Meet Up.
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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.