Jazz&Jazz “Take Two” YouTubes of “Jesus on the Mainline” Baby Jools & The Jazzaholics


With no opportunity to reshoot when filming live at jazz gigs, I have discarded many of my movies which, for one reason or another, fell short of perfection. That is until I decided to feature them as "Take Two" YouTubes - i.e. performances which I would love to have filmed again. This feature of Baby Jools & The Jazzaholics playing … [Read more...]

Olney Jazz Club Presents The Bateman Brothers Jazz Band Featuring Louis Armstrong


December Newsletter Hello again everybody, welcome to the latest OJC newsletter. We’ve some great gigs coming up!   December Gig This coming Tuesday, 8.00pm, December 1st we feature The Bateman Brothers Jazz Band with their show highlighting the music of Louis Armstrong and His All-Stars. The Bateman Brothers feature some … [Read more...]

Jazz and Jazz&Jazz are on a journey but need your support! A Must Read!


  “Jazz&Jazz” has been an invaluable platform for news about young bands and musicians. It’s a great way for organisers like me to know what is going on! The enthusiasm of Peter Butler is inspirational and infectious and has certainly done much to boost the reputation of Fest Jazz  beyond the boundaries of Brittany. Long may … [Read more...]

A Premonition? “Hesitation Blues” – Baby Jools & The Jazzaholics


Jazz is on the verge of a revival! Baby Jools and Chris Tanner are two young stars championing the cause. So let's not hesitate! Lets back them along with the many other 21st Century jazz musicians and bands featured on Jazz&Jazz and their new generation fans. And, heh, you oldies, time to debunk the doom and gloom demise of jazz … [Read more...]

Baby Jools Jazzaholics Feature Chris Tanner – Latest Addition to the Jazz&Jazz Pantheon of Young Jazz Stars


Cutting Straight to the Chase with Red Hot Jazz Thanks to Jools and his Jazzaholics  Peter M Butler Editor & Proprietor Jazz&Jazz (Photos & YouTubes © Peter M Butler, Jazz&Jazz) … [Read more...]

Latest Jazz&Jazz YouTube Release: “The Isle of Capri” …


…… Featuring Tad Newton's Jazzfriends and Richard Exall at Olney Jazz Club   Peter M Butler Editor & Proprietor Jazz&Jazz (Photos & YouTubes © Peter M Butler, Jazz&Jazz) … [Read more...]

Captured for YouTube: Baby Jools’ Jazzaholics “Black Bottom Stomp”

Dynamic Baby Jools

The Jazzaholics "revitalise" Jelly Roll Morton at The Walnut Tree Jazz Club Guesting with the band on clarinet Chris Tanner hailing from Australia via Copenhagen. Baby Jools (drums, leader): Mike Owen (trombone): Jim Swinnerton (bass): Denny Ilett (trumpet), Brian Mellor (banjo); and special guest Chris Tanner (clarinet). Note the "subtle" … [Read more...]

12 Noon Sunday, November 22nd: International Jazz Star Greg Abate at The Walnut Tree, Blisworth


  DURING  HIS  NOVEMBER 2015 EUROPEAN TOUR GREG ABATE WILL BE THE GUEST STAR  WITH TAD NEWTON’S JAZZFRIENDS At The Walnut Tree Inn, Station Road, Blisworth, Northants, NN73DS SUNDAY  NOVEMBER 22ND  12-2.30PM Gary Wood [trumpet], Ronnie Fenn [drums], Tad Newton [trombone], Alan Haughton [piano] PLUS with Bill Coleman … [Read more...]

A Winner! Baby Jools and Denny Ilett at The Walnut 12 Noon Sunday 15th November

Dynamic Baby Jools

Baby Jools' Jazzaholics with Trumpet Star Denny Ilett at The Walnut Tree Inn The photos below are from the Jazz&Jazz Photo Library and recapture Baby Jools and Denny Ilett with Max Collie's Rhythm Aces at the Granville Theatre, Ramsgate, back in July, 2011. Don't miss out on this great Walnut Tree Session! Nor on the next Walnut … [Read more...]

“Cold Morning Shout”: Tuba Skinny at Fest Jazz, Châteauneuf-du-Faou, 2014


  It was wonderful to video Tuba Skinny for a series of YouTubes during Fest Jazz 2014, several of which I have already featured on Jazz&Jazz. So here is another which initially I vetoed due to a brief  "stumbling fan glitch" towards the end of filming. Now I am releasing it under my new "Take Two" Category of YouTubes - i.e. … [Read more...]