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Jazz&Jazz Presents   Dave Rance's Rockin' Chair Band   "Me and Jane in a Plane"   Filmed at The Walnut Tree Jazz Club, Blisworth, Northants. YouTube © Peter M Butler, Jazz&Jazz … [Read more...]

Jazz&Jazz YouTube: “I Would Do Anything For You”

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Jazz&Jazz Presents   Tad Newton’s JazzFriends & Julian Marc Stringle Starring at The Castle, Wellingborough, during Tad’s highly successful annual St Valentine’s Festival   YouTube © Peter M Butler, Jazz&Jazz … [Read more...]

Acrylic Portrait of Bill Bissonnette


  When Big Bill Bissonnette sent me a black and white photograph and asked me to paint his portrait how could I resist? Even though I prefer to have met my subjects in person and work from my own reference shots and sketches. Plus it's got me back to the easel and the aspect of Jazz&Jazz which I love most, my Jazz Art. So thank you … [Read more...]

Tuesday March 3rd: The Amy Roberts Richard Exall Quintet Star At Olney Jazz Club

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  The Carlton House Club March Newsletter Hi to all you aficionados of live music, I’m sure all who were at the February gig really enjoyed and appreciated Graham Hughes’ wonderful Sunshine Kings jazz band with special guest Adrian Cox….they really rocked the club! The Carlton House Club concert room has undergone major … [Read more...]

Jazz in Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire & Northamptonshire


My good friend and jazz enthusiast, Paul Goddard has prepared a wonderful schedule of jazz events and venues in Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Northamptonshire until the end of March which is so worthwhile sharing on Jazz&Jazz. The link is below. I understand he intends to update this month by month. So thank you Paul. In keeping with my … [Read more...]

Jazz&Jazz YouTubes Feature Jazz Stars Mellow Baku and Julian Marc Stringle


                  I wish to thank Tad Newton, not only for affording Jazz&Jazz the opportunity to film Melow Baku with Rachel Johnson's Youngbloods and Julian Marc Stringle as guest star with Tad's own JazzFriends, but also for promoting great bands and full on jazz at his … [Read more...]

Plymouth Jazz Club’s March/April Programme – Live Jazz Commencing Sunday 1st March


Founded 1984 Plymouth’s Premier Jazz Venue   PRESENTING JAZZ LIVE AND ALIVE Sunday, March 1st • 7.00 for 7.30pm The Martin Dale Quartet with Roger Marks Plymouth's favourite jazz musicians come together giving Roger a rare opportunity to break away from his traditional jazz bands for an evening of swinging … [Read more...]

Plymouth Jazz Club Presents Clive Wilson’s New Orleans Serenaders – LIVE!


Plymouth Jazz Club takes immense pleasure in announcing well in advance their New Orleans September Special! A number of tickets will be reserved for Club Members so early booking is advised! Tickets in advance: Tel: 01752 721179 email: [email protected][Read more...]

Coming Soon to Lemsford Jazz Club – Bring Your Dancing Shoes!


Lemsford Village, Hertfordshire, has a jazz tradition dating back years. Once there were monthly gigs in "The Long Arm Short Arm" Public House and also in recent years, "Jazz On The Island". Happily, thanks to "Smiffy", Lemsford Jazz Club, which meets in the wonderfully appointed Village Hall, is now continuing the … [Read more...]

Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle Spring Programme & Summer Festival


  Now in it's fifth year, Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle Jazz Club continues to go from strength to strength, both with monthly gigs and it's Annual July Festival.   Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle Club Hotline: 01227 361238 Launched in sunny July 2011, Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle's Annual Festival has gone from strength to strength year on … [Read more...]