chris mapp

A different kind of sub

It dives deep down in the ocean of funksterdom, then raises its periscope of jazz improvisation. Yes, it’s a different kind of sub, it’s the Sub Ensemble, and the band bubbles and bounces on Wednesday evening at Jazz Club, Birmingham… Read More ›

Debop makes a Jaraing sound

Pianist Steve Tromans continues to be inspired by political and poetical struggles and this evening at the Lamp Tavern in Barford Street, Birmingham, he moves from America’s Beat poets of the 1960s to the New Chilean Song movement of the 1970s…. Read More ›