Jazz

Interview: Anton Hunter

We meet jazz guitarist Anton Hunter to find out what inspired Article XI, a new piece specially commissioned for this year’s Manchester Jazz Festival…

Interview: Alexander Hawkins

Pianist Alexander Hawkins is one of the fastest rising stars of British jazz. We quiz him about his music ahead of an appearance at the Manchester Jazz Festival…

30 seconds interview: Harleighblu

Notts singer songwriter Harleighblu follows in the footsteps of Emeli Sande and Amy Winehouse with a funk filled take on contemporary soul.

Interview: Get the Blessing

Bristol’s Get the Blessing formed out of the rhythms of Portishead and use electronica to push their jazz sounds even higher. We find out what lies behind their masks…

Interview: Zara McFarlane

Reggae loving chanteuse Zara McFarlane is being hailed as one of the best new voices in jazz and beyond. We find out why the likes of Gilles Peterson are such fans…