Looking ahead to ECM's 50th anniversary celebrations at the Royal Academy of Music

Alyn Shipton gets the gen on ECM’s 50th anniversary celebrations as a cross-section of the label’s international luminaries convene at London’s Royal Academy of Music

Introducing the February 2020 issue of Jazzwise

Featuring Pat Metheny, Binker Golding, Arve Henriksen, Julia Biel, Bob James, and reviews of the best new releases and reissues

The best new jazz albums: Editor's Choice, February 2020

A hand-picked selection of some of the best new releases and reissues reviewed in the February 2020 issue of Jazzwise

Jazzmeia Horn interview: "You have to get outside of your box and get outside of your masculine world and come into my divine feminine world"

Grammy-nominated US vocalist Jazzmeia Horn’s latest album, Love and Liberation, is a “call to action” which sees her continue her voyage into unexpected realms of song. Peter Quinn spoke to the incredible singer who has already drawn positive comparisons with such greats as Betty Carter and Sarah Vaughan

The 100 Jazz Albums That Shook The World

Not just another “greatest jazz albums” list of favourite recordings and biggest sellers but a fully annotated look at the albums that actually changed jazz, changed lives and brought the music kicking and screaming into the 21st century



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