Triple Tribute to JD

First tribute. Jacqui Dankworth attended a musical celebration at her late father’s school – Sir George Monoux College, Walthamstow – yesterday evening. She also sang- briefly. She unveiled this plaque, naming the […]

Review: Pauline Jean

Pauline Jean(Pizza on the Park, March 4th 2010, review by Zena James and Sarah Ellen Hughes) Haitian-born New York vocalist Pauline Jean had four dates in London this week on her first […]

Ben Castle writes

Twitter has its limitations, but here is a short haiku-like reflection from saxophonist Ben Castle, written from the heat of battle of his weekend gig at the O2 with Dizzee Rascal: The […]

Review: John Cale

John Cale(Royal Festival Hall, March 5th 2010) The audience knew exactly what to expect. A Welsh poet approaching his three score years and ten walked onstage last night and gave a Royal […]

Review: Buffalo Collision

Review: Buffalo Collision(Vortex, March 1st 2010 -2nd set. Review by Peter Horsfall,line drawing by Geoff Winston) In a set of completely improvised music, it was pianist Ethan Iverson ’s (also of The […]