Colin Stetson, Billy Martin, Elliott Sharp & Payton MacDonald

Void Patrol was born under pandemic circumstances, like much of what is being released at the moment. MacDonald, also a composer and teacher in the music department at William Patterson University in New Jersey, took advantage of some grant funding and extra available time from time not gigging, and constructed this powerful group. Their work … Read more

Martin Feldman – Further On Up The Road

Martin Feldman – Further On Up The Road Self-published http://further-on-up-the-road.de/ 268 pages Softcover edition It is no secret that blues music is highly regarded in Europe, where touring acts often play in upscale clubs and historic theaters, a far cry from what many artists are used to in this country. But being a devoted blues … Read more

Claire Martin (Iford Manor Jazz Festival 2022, 22-24 July) – London Jazz News

“Our peaceful, Grade I registered garden is unlike any other with its romantic design and architecture,” say the owners of Iford Manor, situated near Bradford-on-Avon, within an area of ​​Outstanding Natural Beauty, “on the last hill of the Cotswolds.” Iford have been putting on music events since the 1980s, notably operas in the Italianate cloister. … Read more