Frank Zappa's jazz legacy

Frank Zappa left a huge legacy of pioneering music and outspoken opinions that has proved obliquely influential in shaping the style and attitudes of generations of rock and jazz musicians, while often upsetting their elders and certain establishment figures.

Introducing the March 2020 issue of Jazzwise

Featuring John McLaughlin, Chick Corea, Darius Brubeck and Issie Barratt

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

Jaga Jazzist back after five years with new album and London showcase gig – listen to the new single here!

The barnstorming Nordic jazz-prog giants return with new album, Pyramid, and UK live show in May

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Laurie Morgan 1926-2020

Rolling Stones’ sticksman and jazz lover Charlie Watts says of drummer Laurie Morgan, who has died aged 93: “Laurie was a major influence in the early days of bebop in Britain, and an inspiration for...

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