Tommy Emmanuel Announces New Five-Song EP ‘Accomplice Series Vol. 3’ with Mike Dawes

Rommy Emmanuel’ Accomplice Series Vol. 3 with Mike Dawes Tommy Emmanuel AnnouncesNew Five-Song EP‘Accomplice Series Vol. 3’ with Mike DawesOut September 23 on CGP SoundsUnveils New Single & Video “Smells Like Teen Spirit” Sparks fly on “Smiles Like Teen Spirit,” the new all-instrumental single and video from acoustic guitarist extraordinaire TOMMY EMMANUEL and British acoustic … Read more

Nikki Iles, Mike Walker, RNCM Big Band (RNCM Theatre, 30 June) – London Jazz News

Manchester is in for a true summer treat at the end of June, when the Royal Northern College of Music Big Band performs with pianist and composer Nikki Iles and guitarist Mike Walkergiving jazz lovers the chance to hear what Steve Berry describes as Iles’s “sumptuous arrangements”. Feature by Martin Chilton Nikki Iles, Ronnie Scott’s, … Read more

Ten Mike Gibbs tracks I can’t do without…by John L. Walters – London Jazz News

John L. Walters writes: Michael Gibbs (b. 1937) is one of the world’s great jazz composer/arrangers, who came to prominence in the late 1960s London jazz scene. Over the past five decades he has taught and inspired countless musicians, forging creative bonds with artists such as Gary Burton, Bob Moses, Bill Frisell, John Scofield and … Read more