Archive for October, 2009

The Chet Baker Project, Puzzle Hall Inn, 3 Nov 2009

Tuesday, 3 November, 2009 The Puzzle Hall Inn presents at about 20.45 THE CHET BAKER PROJECT Trumpeter Chet Baker was renowned in his lifetime as a wonderfully relaxed, melodic player, and since his death in the late 80s he has become a jazz icon. But also since then his cool singing style has been increasingly [...]

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October 28, 2009  Tags: , , , , , ,   Posted in: Concert, iCalEvent, Post  Comments Closed

John Foxx, The Venue, 29 Oct 2009

John Foxx The Quiet Man & Tiny Colour Movies Thursday 29 October/The Venue Tickets: £10/£8 John Foxx – composer, visual artist and electro music pioneer – is recognised as a major influence to many of today’s most cutting-edge musicians and filmmakers. The original lead singer with Ultravox!, he left in 1979 to start a solo [...]

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October 27, 2009   Posted in: Concert, iCalEvent  Comments Closed

BBC Radio Leeds bids Leeds Jazz Farewell

After 25 years of bringing some of the biggest names in jazz to the city, Leeds Jazz has decided to call it a day. BBC Radio Leeds writes: [pageview http://news.bbc.co.uk/local/leeds/hi/people_and_places/arts_and_culture/newsid_8317000/8317095.stm "BBC Radio Leeds" End of an era for Leeds Jazz]

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October 20, 2009   Posted in: Festival, Memories, Post  Comments Closed

Pete King Quartet

Seven Jazz present the Pete King Quartet – at Seven Arts Thursday 29 October 8pm This is alto saxman Pete King’s 50th year in the business and he is playing better than ever. He has just come back from a highly successful appearance at the Rochester Jazz Festival in New York. Oscar Peterson’s drummer Martin [...]

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October 19, 2009  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Concert, iCalEvent, Post  Comments Closed

Kit Downes

This is a Youtube clip I thought I’d share from the Seven Jazz site of the Kit Downes trio gig on Sunday 27th September 2009 at Seven. He’s a fantastic talent. http://www.youtube.com/user/sevenjazz07#p/u/9/xMtywsVanx0

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October 19, 2009  Tags:   Posted in: Concert, iCalEvent, News, Review  Comments Closed