“The Second Line”: Napier Jazz Band at Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle

Filmed on one of those 2018 sweltering hot Summer days at the Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle Festival, July 2018, with best efforts made to zoom in on the second line musicians. 

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Hot Jazz, 4th November, with Dave Rance’s Rockin’ Chair Band!

At the Walnut Tree Jazz Club, Blisworth

Dave Rance describes his Bedfordshire based band as
“a little different from the usual jazz bands,
often amusing but always entertaining!”

Spot on, Dave, and Walnut Tree Jazz Fans will expect your usual sprinkling of
hot jazz and corny jokes:

Sunday Lunchtime, 4th November, 12-2.30pm

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“Sadly Jelly Roll Morton isn’t bringing in a lot of revenue these days …”

The November issue of Just Jazz Magazine dropped though my letterbox today. So I breezed through it over my early morning cup of coffee. The headline to this article is a quote from Pete Lay’s Editorial which especially captured my attention.

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Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle Presents Dave Ware’s Hotshots

Saturday, 27th October, 2018
12 Noon til 2.30pm

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Hot Off The Press: “Le Fest Jazz Sauvé!”…

 Fest Jazz Is Saved and
Is In The Pink!

Jazz&Jazz has received this Communiqué De Presse for immediate release:

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“Coney Island Washboard” The Mama Shakers at Fest Jazz 2018

 


Especially for Trad Jazz Fans, a flashback to …

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Thursday 25th October: Jazz at the Bedford Presents The Ben Holder Quartet

An evening of swinging jazz pyrotechnics from this multitalented
young violinist and his great band!

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“Smile Darn You Smile”: Bob Dwyer’s Bix & Pieces at Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle Summer 2018

 

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“St James Infirmary”: Dave Ware’s Hotshots at Ramsgate Seaside Shuffle

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“Shake ‘Em Up” Packed In the Fans and Dancers at Fest Jazz, 2018


Festival Organiser Trevor Stent messaged me:
“For me the Shake’Em Up Band is the best band in the world at the moment (big statement but I believe it)”.

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