BBC Music is calling for listeners to vote for the 50 Great Jazz Artists of all time in a new programme taking place as part of the EFG London Jazz Festival.
'These days the "world music" area is perhaps not the most open-minded place to be': Yale Evelev on the global explosion
Calling all new jazz artists - applications are officially open for the Help Musicians’ Peter Whittingham Jazz Award offering a £5,000 career development grant.
Indie music company [PIAS] has announced the acquisition of harmonia mundi, a specialist classical, jazz and world music.
BBC Radio is launching a ‘pop-up’ jazz temporary digital radio station for the first time as part of this year’s EFG London Jazz Festival.
Youthful jazz singer songwriter Malaika was one of the highlights at Montreal Jazz Festival after being picked by Jamie Cullum to perform. Keep your ears peeled for a debut EP from this unsigned star in the making…
PRS for Music’s Michael Hingston reports from the 2015 Herts Jazz Festival, which took place from 18 to 20 September.
‘I always want to put more dynamism inside my music, for the young generation,’ says drumming legend Tony Allen.
‘I wanted to reclaim this childlike innocence’ - songwriter Eska tells us how she had to re-discover herself to shape her other-worldly debut LP…
Composer John Altman is to provide a new live score for a screening of 1928 film Shooting Stars as part of the BFI London Film Festival.