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Steve Williamson: Enigmatic Jazz Warrior meets Tomorrow’s Warriors

Having orchestrated a number of features on stellar saxophonist Steve Williamson in Straight No Chaser and been instrumental in taking his band, That Fuss Was Us’ to play in Japan, I have no qualms in saying that I am a … Continue reading

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Lisbon to Mau Mau

The lovely Guida De Palma rolls into London town to play Jazz Refreshed. Says it all! Guida is a Franco-Portuguese vocalist, songwriter and educator who spent most of her working life in Paris and London but now resides in Lisbon. … Continue reading

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Snowboy 50… ‘From Jazz Funk & Fusion To Acid Jazz: A History Of the UK Jazz Dance Scene

Sadly, I missed the Southend author, bandleader and congalero’s 50th birthday party but I’m sure it was a cracking affair with a maelstrom of fine music. As you may, or may not, know Snowboy’s seminal ‘From Jazz Funk & Fusion … Continue reading

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Push – Back on the block & on a Mission!

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Tribute To Gil Scott Heron (RIP)

A few months ago, Kam Bhogal presented a pilot online radio show for seeksmusic.com.  It went down well so the good people there have given him a monthly show.  Checked out the show this morning… it’s a tribute to the late, … Continue reading

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