Treppenwitz/Drawing Hands Dual Album Launch

With Christmas just around the corner it’s time to announce a jazz hamper of new releases coming next week. Not one but TWO album launches, wrapped in a bow and decorated with tinsel and dodgy knock-off flashing LED lights. Drawing Hands and Treppenwitz are having a dual album launch gig next week at Heart in Headingly. Tickets are available in […]

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Sam Quintana’s Wandering Monster EP

Out Now ‘Wandering Monster‘ is the outlet for the compositions of Leeds based bass player Sam Quintana. The outfit features five of the finest and most active members of the Leeds jazz scene. Though they are accomplished as individuals, when together they form an entity greater than the sum of it’s parts: a monster- wandering… roaming…searching for off-kilter grooves, […]

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Matt Anderson/Jiannis Pavlidis Duo Video

Without A Song Last year the lovely people at Shot by Sodium came down to an intimate gig at Sela Bar in Leeds to film a special, one off performance from Matt Anderson/Jiannis Pavlidis Duo. The track comes from their current album “Alone Together” available now from the bandcamp store. Matt Anderson www.matt–anderson.org.uk @mattandersonsax Jiannis […]

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NJR LIve: LOCUS

LOCUS This months additions to the NJR Live album come from LOCUS. This six piece group, led by Kim Macari and NYC based Leah Gough-Cooper features some of the UK’s most exciting young jazz musicians – Riley Stone-Lonergan, Sam Leak, Tom Wheatley and Jay Davis. Recorded at Heart, Headingly back in November. Listen below and download for pay what you […]

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