Carla Cook (Pizza Express, 2 March 2022) – London Jazz News

Detroit-born singer Carla Cook is making a rare visit to London. She will be at Pizza Express Dean Street on 2 March with the trio of Matyas Gayer (piano), Mark Hodgson (bass) and Stephen Keogh (drums). Carla Cook. Photo © Antonio Porcar Cano Nominated for a Grammy for her first album, Carla Cook’s extraordinary career … Read more

Guilherme Rodrigues ~ The Free Jazz Collective

Cellist Guilherme Rodrigues, from Lisbon, has been living in Berlin for six years, developing musical partnerships with musicians across intersecting scenes. His simultaneous roles find him a part of Lisbon’s Creative Sources Recordings record label, musical director of Berlin’s Hosek Contemporary Art Gallery, and member of the Berlin based Reanimation Orchestra, among many other activities. … Read more

Bonnie Raitt Announces New Album ‘Just Like That…’, Shares New Single

Bonnie Raitt Bonnie Raitt announces her new album, Just Like That… to release April 22, 2022 via Redwing and shares her new single “Made Up Mind.” Her first new release in more than six years, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Bonnie Raitt continues to display the vitality and urgency that has defined her legendary … Read more

J. Holiday Talks New Album “Time”, Getting Praise From Ari Lennox, Label Politics (Exclusive)

R&B artist J. Holiday has been one of the most consistent male of his generation as he’s dropped solid music since his debut album “Back Of My Lac” back in 2007. It’s been a joy to watch his evolution as an artist as he’s transitioned from being a major label star to being a label … Read more

Featured Interview – Joanna Shaw Taylor – Blues Blast Magazine

Cover photo © 2022 Laura Carbone Are some people destined to end up in certain professions? With the talented Joanne Shaw Taylor, who began playing professionally at a very young age and was recently nominated for a Blues Music Award for Best Blues Rock Artist, that certainly seems to be the case. Blues Blast Magazine … Read more

Tom Remon (new album ‘Eagle Peak’ on Lunaria Records; launch 28 Feb ’22) – London Jazz News

Tom Remon- Eagle Peak UK guitarist Tom Remon has a new album out, Eagle Peak (Lunaria Records) with Shaney Forbes on drums, Mike Gorman on Hammond and Laurence Wilkins on trumpet. Launch is on 28 February – booking link below. In this feature about the new album, he remembers the impact which working with Tomorrow’s … Read more

Artist deep dive: Frank Ocean

Frank Ocean is one of the most exciting R&B artists of the 21st century, and he has certainly made aname for himself in the industry, despite the fact that he has not released nearly as much music asother artists of his status. In order to truly appreciate a Frank Ocean album – or even song … Read more