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Jazz Re: Fest 2017 at the southbank

Wow another year and Jazz refreshed gets bigger and better. It was the place to be on Sunday 6th August 2017 at the Clore Ballroom in the Royal Festival Hall. The annual one day festival celebrating cutting edge jazz music is in its 5th year, at least a third more people than last year packed…

Jazz Re:freshed at the Southbank

Another excellent one day festival celebrating Jazz music curated by Jazz re:freshed This was the 4th year and the best yet. The sound was tight and the music was stomping. It was a hot / sweaty afternoon in the Clore Ballroom packed with double the audience than last year. The word has definitely been getting…

Jazzre:freshed hits the Southbank

An amazing time was had at the Southbank last Sunday when Jazz refreshed hit the Clore ballroom. Six amazing artists bringing their jazzy vibes to the stage were….Ty & Ezra collective | Richard Spaven | Soweto Kinch | Carman Souza & Theo Pascal | Yussef Kamaal | Peter Edwards Trio The artists I heard was Soweto Kinch, Carman,Yussef and Ty….

Zara McFarlane at XOYO in London

On the 12th February I headed down to XOYO to hear the British jazzy soul singer, Zara McFarlane. She played some of her latest tracks from her excellent 2nd album, which was recently launched on the Brownswood record label. She played quite a few tracks from both albums to a packed audience and spoke about…

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