New CDs & new discoveries…..

 Please note that the correspondence or ” feedback” section of this web site may not work. If you want to contact us to express any opinion  – or for any reason – please use this address – cherry.grove667@gmail.com ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Newly acquired CDs which (dateline  12-07-19) we’ll write about when we get the time and inspiration! … [Read more…]

Tuba Skinny – their section!

Tuba Skinny are a wonderful New Orleans style band who live and work mainly in the Crescent City. In this space we hope to publish their story and to include some of their great video films. We hope you enjoy this first effort of ours to honour what we think is one of the world’s … [Read more…]

Avid Records – great value double album Jazz reissue series

  Sarah Vaughan – Four Classic Albums – Sarah Vaughan with Clifford Brown; Sarah Vaughan And Her Trio – Swingin’ Easy; Sarah Vaughan and Her Trio – At Mr Kelly’s; Sarah Vaughan – No Count Sarah.    Avid Jazz double CD  ref AMSC1252. Sarah Vaughan, nicknamed ‘Sassy’ and ‘The Divine One’ had a long career as … [Read more…]

Obituaries

  Dick Williams – “My mate……..” (This article appeared first in Just Jazz magazine) by Brian Harvey It was one of those gloomy, misty, damp Friday evenings that Wales seems to do so well, I often wonder if the Bards invented them to inspire sagas of doom? Sister in law Shirley with my wife Rachael, … [Read more…]