jazz fm awards

Playlist: Cassie Kinoshi

The composer and alto-saxophonist behind SEED Ensemble and Jazz FM Breakthrough Act of the Year 2016 winners Nerija tells us about the tracks she's got on repeat right now...

Interview: Courtney Pine

Jazz giant Courtney Pine has been at the forefront of Britain’s burgeoning scene for 30 years. We get his take on the new acts coming up and how digital is transforming the business...

Interview: Gilles Peterson

‘There’s a new jazz generation coming and they’ve got swagger’ - BBC 6 Music broadcaster Gilles Peterson on UK jazz…

Interview: Nubiyan Twist

'We need to look forward and have faith in our own talents': Nubiyan Twist's Nubiya Brandon on getting ahead in British jazz in 2017...

Interview: Brand New Heavies

‘We know exactly what we need and what we don’t’ - UK soul phenomena the Brand New Heavies on a DIY approach to their music and why 2016 is their busiest year yet…

Interview: Soweto Kinch

Award-winning alto-saxophonist and MC Soweto Kinch chats about what’s keeping him busy, his favourite new artists and the increasing role of digital technology in the jazz world.

Interview: Binker and Moses

We caught up with award-winning jazz duo Binker and Moses at the Jazz FM Awards to hear about their new material, secret collaborations and the rude health of UK jazz.