jazz

Interview: Bahla

The contemporary jazz outfit reveal how Jewish folklore became entangled in their sound...

Interview: Zoe Rahman

'We’re the only two female jazz instrumentalists who’ve been nominated which is rather shameful' - jazz star Zoe Rahman chats the Mercurys and more...

Interview: George Clinton

Septuagenarian sonic traveller George Clinton has been traversing the outer edges of funk and jazz since the early seventies. He tells us about his motivations to keep going...

Sound Effect – Laura Jurd

Welcome to our latest playlist, this time compiled by award-winning British trumpet player Laura Jurd. Check out her selection of inspirations and influences...

Interview: Lizzie Emeh

‘I don’t dress up my real life, I say it how it is’ - soul singer Lizzie Emeh, the first solo artist with a learning disability to release a UK-wide album, on her career and new music…

Interview: Cerys Matthews

Cerys Matthews shares her thoughts on the state of UK jazz, her love for many musical flavours and her commitment to bringing new sounds to the radio...