Espen Eriksen Trio (UK tour dates in October and November) – London Jazz News

The Espen Eriksen Trio – pianist Eriksen, bassist Lars Tormod Jenset and drummer Andreas Bye – have been together for fifteen years and recently released their first live album, “In the Mountains”. Ahead of upcoming UK dates, Espen Eriksen spoke from his home in Oslo about the trio, their music and their collaboration with saxophonist … Read more

Madeleine Peyroux (‘Careless Love Forever’ UK tour dates in Sep/Oct 2022) – London Jazz News

Sebastian writes: I did an interview with Madeleine Peyroux in advance of her November 2021 tour which was cancelled. With seven dates confirmed (list below), it seems a good excuse to re-publish it. The interview focused on Leonard Cohen, Larry Klein, thoughts on the songs of then and of now, and finally on the tour. … Read more

Aaron Liddard (new album ‘Nylon Man’ and tour dates from 29 Sep.) – London Jazz News

Saxophonist/composer Aaron Liddard is about to release “Nylon Man” his debut studio album under his own name, the title a reference to the three cities which have, as he says, ‘most fed my soul’. Aaron Liddard has been particularly broad and all-embracing vision of music, and no fewer than forty-two different musicians playing or singing … Read more

Gov’t Mule Reveals Additional Dates For Upcoming U.S. Summer Tour

Photo: Gov’t Mule by Jay Sansone Gov’t Mule Reveals Additional Dates For Upcoming US Summer Tour Renowned quartet Gov’t Mule – led by GRAMMY® Award-winning Vocalist, songwriter, guitar legend, and producer Warren Haynes – has revealed additional dates for their upcoming US summer tour supporting their critically acclaimed, chart-topping blues album, Heavy Load Blues. Commencing … Read more

Christine Tobin (live dates 29/4, 30/4, 9/5 + new songs/album) – London Jazz News

Irish singer Christine Tobin recently moved back across the Atlantic. After five years in New York, she and partner Phil Robson are now based in rural Northwest Co. Roscommon. She is looking forward to some concerts in England with completely contrasting programmes. The first two concerts are on 29 April at the Pavilions Teignmouth and … Read more

Americana-Folk Virtuoso Sarah McQuaid’s New Video Tribute to Bert Jansch Plus Tour Dates – American Blues Scene

A new video has been released by The Bert Jansch Foundation as part of a project called Around The World In 80 Plays. In what would have been the legendary guitarist and singer-songwriter’s 75th year, the Foundation launched three special Yamaha LL TransAcoustic guitars to travel around the globe from guitarist to guitarist, each playing … Read more

ZZ Top To Release New Album ‘Raw’, Announce ‘Raw Whisky’ Tour Dates

ZZ Top ZZ Top are readying a new album titled RAW that was recorded in connection with the band’s wildly popular and critically lauded 2019 Netflix documentary That Little Ol’ Band From Texas. The Grammy-nominated feature from Banger Films and director Sam Dunn includes an interlude that finds the group’s classic line up — Billy … Read more