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Ben Williams: "Jaco [Pastorius] is almost like the Charlie Parker of the bass." - (DownBeat November 2018).

Dana Hall: "My philosophy is that everyone in the band is a drummer." - (DownBeat November 2018.)

Today Monday October 22

Afternoon.

Jazz in the Afternoon - Cullercoats Crescent Club, 1 Hudleston, Cullercoats NE30 4QS. Tel: 0191 253 0242. 1:00pm. Free.

Evening

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To the best of our knowledge, details of the above events are correct but may be subject to alteration.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Preview: Extra! Extra! Read all about the Francis Tulip Quartet
















Tomorrow (Friday) an extra event has been added to the monthly lunchtime jazz concert series. Four exceptionally talented young musicians will play for sixty minutes, the programme comprising standards and perhaps one or two original compositions. 
Francis Tulip, guitar, Ben Lawrence, piano, Michael Dunlop, bass and drummer Matt MacKellar are enjoying a break from their studies and this additional concert at the Lit and Phil on Westgate Road (near Central Station) in Newcastle is an opportunity for them to get together to play a gig. If you're yet to hear these young men then do make the effort, it's £5 on the door, one o'clock start, you'll be mightily impressed!  
Russell 
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1 comment :

Dave Parker (on F/b). said...

You can also catch this band in a longer performance at the Globe on Sunday 5 August at 7.30pm

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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.
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