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The week ahead in gigs

One of the most creative and distinctive new strands in British jazz over the last few years has been the consolidation of a strong crossover between jazz and Asian music. Zoe Rahman’s band with her brother Idris on clarinet, is… 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 ›