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Jazz

The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra: The L.A. Treasures Project (2014)

For nearly thirty-years now the Grammy-nominated Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra (CHJO) has been easily recognizable as one of the best big bands in the business.

Billy Hart Quartet: One is the Other

Nuanced acoustic subtleties hold sway on this set that is full of elastic rhythms, rich harmonies and intense interplay.

Anthony Joseph: Time

Hard, funky basslines serve as a second voice to the Trinidad-born poet’s mini-essays about Black History and women.

Polar Bear In Each and Every One

London-based quintet Polar Bear are often tagged as an "avant jazz" group, which is both correct and incorrect, leaning further and further away from being an accurate description of the kitchen-sink genre combinations that make up fifth album In Each and

Don Cherry Live In Stockholm

It would be a few more years before Don Cherry would start playing his version of world music wholeheartedly, but elements of the trumpeter’s all-encompassing vision can be heard on these live recordings, most of them from 1968.

Touch and Flee - UK Tour - Neil Cowley Trio

The Neil Cowley Trio have announced the dates for their upcoming tour this Autumn. They are taking to the road to present music from their fifth album, which is released in June.

Ian Carey And Ben Stolorow: Duocracy (2014)

Trumpeter Ian Carey and pianist Ben Stolorow shed all inhibitions and strip down to the bare essentials with their provocative new release, Duocracy.

Duocracy - Ben Stolorow & Ian Carey

This collaboration between the pianist and trumpeter has been described by All About Jazz as being: "satisfying and entertaining result". It includes the tracks 'Little White Lies' and 'How Long Has This Been Going On?'.

Another Adventure - PJ Rasmussen

This is the second album from PJ Rasmussen and All About Jazz said: "Another Adventure proves that jazz isn't just one sound, but many sounds and it almost seems like Rasmussen has caught them all on this fine album".