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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3….2….1…Launch!

WHAT? A record label. WHERE? Based in Leeds. WHO? Run by trumpet player and composer James Hamilton. WHY? Over the 11 years I’ve lived in Leeds I’ve seen some incredible live jazz music. The citys’ jazz scene is alive and vibrant with a consistent turn over of new projects and original music. New Jazz Records will […]

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Drawing Hands

Bio Drawing Hands are a Leeds-based quartet that performs original music inspired by 17th century counterpoint, traditional English folk and 21st century jazz. Led their primary composer and double-bassist Sam Jackson, the musicians met whilst studying at Leeds College of Music. Their eponymous debut was released in October 2014. Their follow up album “March” was […]

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Artists

Drawing Hands Kevin Holbrough Jamil Sheriff Matt Anderson/Jiannis Pavlidis Duo Sam Quintana’s Wandering Monster Treppenwitz       click here to join the mailing list

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About

New Jazz Records was formed by James Hamilton in mid 2014 to document the creative output of jazz artists around the north of England. To record, release and promote original recordings by practitioners at the beginning of their careers. New Jazz Records are always on the look out for new creative talent and welcome artists […]

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