On the Other Hand

      On the Other Hand 10/19


      Various: Down Home Blues Chicago Volume 2 – Sweet Home Chicago

      This box set of five CDs follows up Wienerworld’s first Chicago collection - Fine Boogy. It’s the fourth set in their Down Home Blues series which explores the different...

      Cherise: Paradise EP


      Mulligan memories, part 1

      Arlyne Brown (songwriter Lew Brown’s daughter) was married to Gerry Mulligan during the 1950s and for a while she was also his personal manager. Jean Bach arranged for this...

      Still Clinging To The Wreckage 06/21, part 2

      As a child Barney Bigard had at first resisted his family's attempts to point him to a career in music, choosing on his own to become an engraver. But...

      Obituary: Henry Grimes

      Blues From The Delta Avon

      There are ordinary books for collectors and there are extraordinary books for collectors. This book surely fits the latter category. This book traces in minute detail the birth of...

      Texas Jazz Singer

      Play The Way You Feel

      JJ 01/69: Horace Silver at Ronnie Scott’s, November 1968

      Ronnie Scott's genteel and suave new ground floor housed Horace Silver's most recent quintet for three weeks in November. The material - invariably Silver's own - seemed pallid and...

      Buster Williams: Bass To Infinity

      As deep as Buster Williams’ opening quote in this insightful film on his life is the seductive sound of his bass growling under his words. That unmistakable upright tone,...

      Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom