Category Archives: Releases

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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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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NJR Live: Svarc Hanley Longhawn

SVARC HANLEY LONGHAWN Welcome back for the third addition to the NJR Live album . This month features “Svarc Hanley Longhawn” a powerhouse organ trio from Leeds, bursting with inventiveness. Kratnz, Scofield, Jimmy Smith and Hendirx fans will all have something to take away here. Recorded at the LS6 Jam in Clock Cafe back in March. Listen below and […]

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Live Album Project

It’s been a busy few months and I’m behind. I’ve a backlog of amazing music to get out and still more recording dates in the pipeline! More about all that soon, for now the news is about a new live project! Today sees the release of New Jazz Records Live a compilation album of live […]

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Simply Having a Wonderful Christmas Time

“The Mood is Right” Last month I had the pleasure of spending the day with Matt Anderson/Jiannis Pavlidis Duo recording a very special early Christmas  gift for you lot. You can download the festive result here.   “The Spirits Up” That’s not all we got up to though, oh no. These guys knocked out that piece […]

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