Over the last ten years Jazzwise has become the biggest-selling jazz magazine in Britain. In fact it now outsells all the other UK jazz magazines put together. With agenda-setting news and comment, a comprehensive gig guide, in-depth features, exclusive interviews and over 100 CDs, books and DVDs reviewed in each issue it’s become widely acknowledged as the monthly music bible for serious music fans.
Regular features include the latest
news in the jazz world;
book and DVD reviews;
a guide to the best gigs and concerts around the country and
your letters to the editor.
The May issue of Jazzwise, the UK’s biggest selling jazz monthly, hits the streets on 20 April with a cover feature on iconic US pianist and composer Chick Corea. Revered for his five decades as a hugely influential solo artist and bandleader, he discusses his fascinating career that included pivotal recordings with Mikes Davis and many others, ahead of his headline appearances at Cheltenham Jazz Festival on 30 April and the Barbican, London on 24 June. Also in this issue are features on leading UK saxophonist Denys Baptiste’s scorching new Coltrane-inspired album, Late Trane; cult Australian trio The Necks discuss their 30 years together; acclaimed British jazz-folk trio Quercus duscuss their bewitching new album Nightfall, and Snarky Puppy bassist Michael League reveals the album that changed his life in Turning Point. And lest you forget Jazzwise brings you all the latest news and gossip from the jazz scene; as well as over 100 new, archive and vinyl album reviews, plus books, DVDs, lives reviews and our essential nationwide gig guide – more jazz than you’ll ever hear!