Jazz, Folk & World

Lonely City by Allegra Levy

The New York based vocalist starts her debut album with plenty of pace and energy that is to be applauded before trailing off slightly towards the end. Allegra Levy starts the album on a positive note with plenty of passion and with a no nonsense atti

Lonely City - Allegra Levy

This is the debut album from the New York based vocalist. Levy takes her inspiration from the likes of Carmen McRae and Betty Carter. Songs on the album include 'I Don't Want to Be in Love' and 'A New Face'.

Dr John and The NiteTrippers - Ronnie Scott's

Performing crowd favourites as well as music from the latest album Ske-Dat-De-Dat The Spirit of Satch, this is a great opportunity for UK fans to see him live.

Tineke Postma/Greg Osby: Sonic Halo (2014)

Greg Osby has influenced legions of saxophonists over the past two-plus decades. On Sonic Halo, one of those players stands tall beside him.

Various Artists Native North America, Vol.1: Aboriginal Folk, Rock and Country 1966-1985

The 34 tracks on Native North America, Vol. 1: Aboriginal Folk, Rock and Country 1966-1985 were curated and painstakingly annotated by Kevin "Sipreano" Howe.

Native North America Volume 1 - Various Artists

" So many of these are just good songs, full stop." said the Guardian about this collection of songs. Tracks include 'I Pity the Country' and 'Fall Away'.

Miguel Zenon Identities Are Changeable

Alto saxophonist and composer Miguel Zenón is one of the most decorated jazz musicians of his generation, as measured by Grammy nominations, poll placements and MacArthur and Guggenheim fellowships.

Native North America Vol 1 review – a goldmine of forgotten fusions

Nowadays, such is the demand for ever rarer rarities and none-more-niche genres, almost every secondhand record shop has been ‘picked’ – shaken down for treasure to put on eBay.

The gospel according to Mary J Blige

The singer continues the tradition of great American stars recording in London

Thompson Family, Family, album review

Teddy Thompson gathers up his clan - including Richard and Linda - for the album Family and they rise to the occasion