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Eddie Condon’s rhythm guitar playing wasn’t just heard, it was felt.

Jazz 100 - Eddie Condon
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Five letters sum up Count Basie’s contribution to 1930s jazz - S-W-I-N-G - and for the next fifty years his bands not only swung, they made tunes such as April in Paris the evocative sound of celebration.

Jazz 100 - Count Basie
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The man who gave jazz its indelible motto – “It Don’t Mean a Thing If It Ain’t Got That Swing” – will never be replaced.

Jazz 100 - Duke Ellington
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Louis Armstrong is the most important, most influential figure in jazz history, he was one of the first jazz soloists and was largely responsible for transforming jazz from an ensemble-based vernacular music into an art form that championed individual expression, invention and virtuosity.

Jazz 100 - Louis Armstrong
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Hot 8 Brass Band

24 May 2017

Hot 8 Brass Band release a new live video. Their press accolades include: “No band provides the fabled “fatback” groove like the Hot 8 Brass Band… superb”

Hot 8 Brass Band
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Jazz 100

23 May 2017

The year 1917 is a landmark in jazz.

Jazz 100
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SCAM ALERT

19 May 2017

Beware! Someone is sending out malicious offers pretending to be the Booker for the Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival. They are asking for cash upfront to cover the costs of work-permits. This is a scam.  If you are in any doubt at all, please message us or call us directly.

SCAM ALERT
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