Phil Robson (‘Portrait in Extreme’, Lyte Records. Release on 25 March) – London Jazz News

Guitarist Phil Robson is back on this side of the Atlantic. After five years living in New York – in Jersey City, across the Hudson River from Lower Manhattan – he and partner Christine Tobin moved back in March 2020, and are currently based in County Roscommon in Ireland, where he is both enjoying and … Read more

Alexander Bryson – ‘The Alexander Bryson Trio’ (album launch 21 March 2022) – London Jazz News

London-born Pianist Alexander Bryson will launch his debut album The Alexander Bryson Trio (Hardbop Records) on Monday 21 March 2022 at Pizza Express Dean Street. His trio features Jeremy Brown ad Matt Fishwick. Interview by Brian Priestley LJN: Could you tell me about your early musical experiences – teachers/listening/early public performances? Alex Bryson: My family … Read more

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