Tag: John Edwards

1 December 2015

Live Review: Dave Green & Steve Brown at Smalls

Dave Green, Steve Brown, Mark Edwards, Piers Clark Quartet Small Jazz Club, Caxton Arms, Brighton www.smallsjazzbrighton.com Thursday 29th October 2015   A perfect evening of jazz with everyone’s favourite rhythm section of Dave Green on double bass & Steve Brown on drums and led by Mark Edwards on piano. Mark Edwards is without doubt one […]

1 December 2015

Live Review: Alan Barnes & Steve Waterman at Isleworth

Alan Barnes and Steve Waterman Red Lion, 92-94 Linkfield Road, Isleworth TW7 6QJ Monday 23rd November 2015   Alan Barnes alto, Steve Waterman trumpet & flugelhorn, John Pearce piano, Paul Morgan bass, Trevor Tomkins drums. The Red Lion gigs are run by Trevor Tomkins every Monday evening and are FREE admission. Check the programme on […]

1 November 2015

Live Review: Richard Exall/Ben Cummings at Smalls, Brighton

Richard Exall/Ben Cummings Smalls, Brighton Thursday 15th October 2015   If you like small band mainstream melodic jazz, then Small’s is definitely the place for you. Dennis Simpson books the finest British, European and visiting American musicians fortnightly from October to May each year. Check out the web site to view the outstanding programme. www.smallsjazzbrighton.com  […]

1 June 2015

Album Review: Partikel – String Theory

  Partikel String Theory (www.whirlwindrecordings.com)     This music is not simply an acoustic trio recording with an added string quartet. The strings are an integral part of the band improvisation flowing in and out of the music augmenting and sometimes leading the outstanding trio.      Almost all the compositions (except Body & Soul) were written […]

1 April 2015

Album Review: Steve Thompson’s Evidence Bag

Album Review Steve Thompson: Evidence Bag   (STRBCD2015)     Steve is of course well known locally for being part of the superb rhythm section at Smalls Jazz Club, but he has many other strings to his bow.     For this CD he has gathered around him some like minded musicians: Tim Wells on B3 Hammond […]

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