Urgent Message to Jazzers Worldwide: Google Advertising Withdraws Revenue

Google have kindly informed me:

 

Hi Jazz & Jazz,

“As you probably heard, we recently announced updates to the YouTube Partner Program (YPP). We made these changes to address a spike in abuse on YouTube by bad actors like spammers, impersonators, and re-uploaders. Our goal is to ensure a healthy ecosystem where original creators can grow and thrive.

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“I Cover The Waterfront”: Featuring Dave Blenkhorn on Guitar

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Frog & Henry Trio in Morecambe 14th February 2018 – Courtesy of Jazz North West & Norman Gibson


Norman Gibson reported in Jazz North West, courtesy of Fred Burnett: “I have to report that there is no doubt that the Frog and Henry Trio UK Tour started with the best audience reception I’ve witnessed at Kendal Jazz Club in a long while. This was a really good marker for the success of their tour.

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Another Winter Warmer at Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle – Tony O’Sullivan’s Black Cat Jazz Band

12 Noon Saturday, February 24th – Be There!

 

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“The Old Rugged Cross”: The Adrian Cox Quintet at Bedford Golf Club


When “JazzFan76” commented on my Old Rugged Cross Jazz&Jazz YouTube: “Not a fan of religious music but this was played very beautifully”, I simply had to feature it again on Jazz&Jazz.

“The Old Rugged Cross” is favourite hymn written in 1912 by George Bennard, an American evangelist and composer. Recorded over the years by many famous artistes and performed here by the brilliant
Adrian Cox Quintet.

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February Jazz at Bedford
 Golf Club Presents Richard Exall’s Shooting Stars

Jazz at The Bedford

The Bedford Golf Club, Carnoustie Drive,
Great Denham MK40 4FF

8.00pm Thursday, 22nd February

Richard Exall

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Jazz at the Walnut with Tad Newton’s Jazzfriends: Sunday, 18th February

 

Featuring Guest Stars Lester Brown and Bill Coleman

 

Lester Brown

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A Touch of Bon Viveur with Kevin Grenfell’s Jazz Giants


Tuesday 6th February: Olney Jazz Club Fans were treated to a evening of Kevin Grenfell’s joyous jazz and repartee outshone only by the musical jollity of his Jazz Giants.
The YouTubes capture the frivolity!

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Henri Herbert Announces Solo Boogie Shows

Greetings rockers and piano fans!

To celebrate the upcoming April 1 release of my solo record “Boogie Woogie Piano”, I am playing a couple of UK solo piano shows this spring – the first is at The Club Foot in Harlow on March 29, where I will be playing with the great Chas Hodges. Many of you will know Chas from Chas n Dave but he also played bass for The Killer and accompanied him on backing vocals on The London Sessions. There will be a special screening of “Instrument of Change” – a documentary about street pianos featuring myself, Chas and Jools Holland.

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Ginger Pigs Play to a Packed House at The Walnut Tree Jazz Club

 

Besides being influenced by the music of London in the “Swinging 60’s”, Northampton based Ginger Pig Band has had a long term connection with New Orleans. 

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