Jazz News (April 2017)

    Love Supreme Festival have announced another selection of artists who will be appearing at the festival this July. They include Kamasi Washington, and Camilla George Quartet whose highly-acclaimed debut album Isang was followed by a successful tour of the UK. Also announced were Corinne Bailey Rae, Kansas Smitty’s House Band, D’Influence and Mica Paris Sings the Ella Fitzgerald Songbook. And there are still more acts to be announced, including the Bandstand artists and acts performing at Jazz In The Round, a new stage offering late night live music.

    Liane Carroll has announced the release date for her latest album. The Right to Love will be released on 22nd July on Quiet Money Recordings  with the album launch concert on the same day at St. Mary in the Castle, Hastings, which will feature a big band and string section.Album launches in London will be in August.

    Speaking of new albums, Paul Richards and Abi Flynn launch their new album on Sunday 9th April at the Prestonville Arms, Brighton.