Total Pageviews

Bebop Spoken There

Dewey Redman: "When Trane came to Bop City in San Francisco and told me he liked the way I played, I stayed high off that forever." - (Downbeat June 1980.)

-----

Nick Brignola: “I got to talk to John Coltrane before he was John Coltrane!” – (Jazz Journal April 1991)

Archives.

Today Monday January 16

Afternoon.
Jazz in the Afternoon - Crescent Club, 1 Hudleston, Cullercoats NE30 3OS. 1pm. Free.
Evening.
???????
-----
To the best of our knowledge, details of the above events are correct but may be subject to alteration.

Friday, May 13, 2016

Stoned again! Vieux Carré Jazzmen are on the move

The Vieux Carré Jazzmen moved from The Millstone to The Victory and now these wandering minstrels are moving again, this time to The Holystone Bar and Restaurant on Whitley Road (by the roundabout where the A19 and the A191 intersect) for their Thursday lunchtime session.
Next Thursday (May 19) is the final Victory  gig. The following week (May 26) they open at The Holystone.
We wish them well.
Lance.

1 comment :

  1. Isn't this where I used to poke my nose in around 1975 when I came up from the Black Country? Munro Sutherland and assorted gents now deceased?

    ReplyDelete

Blog Archive

About this blog - contact details.

Bebop Spoken Here -- Here, being the north-east of England -- centred in the blues heartland of Newcastle and reaching down to the Tees Delta and looking upwards to the Land of the Kilt.
Not a very original title, I know; not even an accurate one as my taste, whilst centred around the music of Bird and Diz, extends in many directions and I listen to everything from King Oliver to Chick Corea and beyond. Not forgetting the Great American Songbook the contents of which has provided the inspiration for much great jazz and quality popular singing for round about a century.
The idea of this blog is for you to share your thoughts and pass on your comments on discs, gigs, jazz - music in general. If you've been to a gig/concert or heard a CD that knocked you sideways please share your views with us. Tell us about your favourites, your memories, your dislikes.
Lance (Who wishes it to be known that he is not responsible for postings other than his own and that he's not always responsible for them.)
Contact: lanceliddle@gmail.com I look forward to hearing from you.

Subscribe!