#recentlistening – October 2018

PERHAPS a little off the beaten track… these four, interesting and upcoming releases are currently catching the attention.
Follow the links below to sample/purchase.


Lionel LouekeThe Journey
Releases 2 November, available from Aparté Music and Amazon

The Magic LanternTo The Islands
Releases 2 November, available from Bandcamp

Districts – Green is Not a Creative Colour
Releases 1 November, available from Jazz Plus Productions at Bandcamp

Casey GoldenAtlas
Releases 9 November, available from Bandcamp


#recentlistening – September 2018


AS THE SEASONS TURN, here’s a gladdening and varied clutch of new arrivals.
Follow the links below to sample/purchase.

4 albums

PhronesisWe Are All
Available at Edition Records/Bandcamp

Madeleine Peyroux – Anthem
Available at madeleinepeyroux.com

Sara ColmanWhat We’re Made Of
Available at Stoney Lane Records/Bandcamp

Agnar Már Magnússon & Lage Lund – Hending
Available at Dimma/Bandcamp

#recentlistening – August 2018

ILLUSTRATING the diversity of contemporary jazz in four fascinating recent releases.
Follow the links below to sample/purchase.


Floating Circles QuartetEleven Yesterdays Ago
Available at Bandcamp (free download)

Mark WingfieldTales from the Dreaming City
Available at MoonJune Records – Bandcamp

The Balagan Café Band – The Balagan Café Band
Available at Amazon and iTunes

Woven EntityTwo
Available at Enid Records