Archive for February, 2015

  • Cruise On Up

    By Chris Wells on February 27, 2015
    Headlined by Jeff Lorber Fusion, this year’s Sensation Jazz Cruise – billed as ‘The Ultimate Floating Jazz Party’ – will take place on the river Thames in London on May 31. The three-hour event is set aboard the Dixie Queen, a luxurious replica Mississippi paddle steamer and London’s largest purpose built party boat. Support acts include American hip-hop producer turned […]
  • 40 Over 20

    By Chris Wells on February 27, 2015
    Hard working UK reggae outfit UB40 have put together a 23-date UK tour for the spring and into summer. Beginning on May 3 at Newcastle, City Hall, the guys then go: Perth, Concert Hall [May 4]; Motherwell, Concert Hall [5]; Warrington, Pyramind & Parr [8]; Halifax, Victoria [9]; Gloucester, GL1 Leisure Centre [10]; Cambridge, Corn Exchange [12]; Guildford, G-Live [13]; […]
  • Damage Control

    By Chris Wells on February 27, 2015
    Popular UK R&B quartet Damage have just announced a six-date UK tour for the spring. Catch them at: Sheffield, O2 Academy [April 23]; Glasgow, O2 ABC [24]; Newcastle, O2 Academy [25]; Birmingham, O2 Academy [29]; Liverpool, O2 Academy [May 1], London, Islington O2 Academy [2]. Visit and expect to pay between £17-£22.50, depending on venue, for standard tickets.  
  • Archived Magazine December 2014

    By jo GB on February 14, 2015
  • Lawson: New Music & Dates

    By Chris Wells on February 2, 2015
    Rising star of soul-jazz Jarrod Lawson has just announced an expanded series of UK live dates for the spring as well the March 30 arrival of newly recorded music. The latter comes in the shape of a mini-album entitled Jarrod Lawson At The BBC, pressed on heavyweight 180g vinyl. It features one new Lawson composition Soul Symphony, together with a […]