Smooth jazz is often unfairly maligned, but there’s a lot to love in its accessible, mellow soundscapes and flowing melodies.
On 15 February 1965, Nat ‘King’ Cole died at the age of just 45, and one of the greatest singers of the 20th century was silenced.
Launching his own label, in 1961, with the The Second Time Around, Frank Sinatra entered the new decade as one of the most powerful stars on the planet.
Vic Damone, the legendary crooner, singer-songwriter, actor and contemporary of Frank Sinatra died in Florida on 12 February 2018, at the age of 89.
Before Nat 'King' Cole became one of the world's leading solo vocalists, 'Straighten Up And Fly Right' was an indelible hit for his King Cole Trio.
On Live In Europe, Melody Gardot proves herself to a commanding performer who can commune intimately with our hearts and souls.
Steve Winwood and Elvis Costello are among the many star names confirmed for the 2018 Love Supreme Jazz and Pop Festival in Sussex
From its origins in the Roaring 20s, to a heyday in the 30s and beyond, big band jazz has produced some of the best jazz bandleaders of all time.
With their fourth album, A Humdrum Star, GoGo Penguin deliver proof that they’re working at the forefront of today’s jazz trios.
Legendary jazz standards trio Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock and Jack DeJohnette release a 2CD version of their 1998 New Jersey show After The Fall on ECM
Ndugu Chancler, prollific sessioneer and the drummer on Michael Jackson's massive global hit Billie Jean has died at the age of 65