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Bebop Spoken There

Pat Metheny: "The best guitar player I've heard in maybe my entire life is floating around now, Pasquale Grasso." - (Vintage Guitar Magazine February 2016)

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Hudson Music: Lance's "Bebop Spoken Here" is one of the heaviest and most influential jazz blogs in the UK.

Rupert Burley (Dynamic Agency): "BSH just goes from strength to strength".

'606' Club: "A toast to Lance Liddle of the terrific jazz blog 'Bebop Spoken Here'"

The Strictly Smokin' Big Band included Be Bop Spoken Here (sic) in their 5 Favourite Jazz Blogs.


13,359 (and counting) posts since we started blogging 13 years ago. 777 of them this year alone and, so far, 51 this month (June 13).

From This Moment On


Wed 16: Washboard Resonators @ Punch Bowl Hotel, Jesmond, Newcastle (8:00pm). SOLD OUT!

Thu 17: Vieux Carré Jazzmen @ The Holystone, North Tyneside (1:00pm).

Thu 17: Maine Street Jazzmen @ Sunniside Social Club, Gateshead (8:30pm).

Fri 18: Jazz Jamaica @ Sage Gateshead (8:00pm).

Sat 19: Jude Murphy @ Prohibition Bar, Newcastle (8:00pm).

Sun 20 Knats @ The Globe, Newcastle (8:00pm). Advance booking essential: SOLD OUT. Livestream available from £7.50.

Mon 21: Jazz in the Afternoon @ Cullercoats Crescent Club (1:00pm). POSTPONED!

Wed 23: Vieux Carré Jazzmen @ Cullercoats Crescent Club (1:00pm). POSTPONED!

Saturday, December 13, 2008


There's some jazz and jazz related items on BBC 4 next Thursday/Friday (18th/19th Dec.) evenings. Thursday 9.00: Omnibus profile of Louis Armstrong inc. contributions from Melly, Brubeck and Lyttleton. 10.10: Show of the Week : Performance by Louis Armstrong. 11.00: Louis Armstrong - Good Evening Everybody. 12.00: Film: The Fabulous Dorseys. Dreadful film but includes a few bars of Art Tatum. Friday 7.00: Film: Robin and the Seven Hoods. Rat Pack Romp. 9.30: The Swing Thing. Archive jazz footage from the 1920s to the present day.

1 comment :

Anonymous said...

Marvellous, thanks Lance, always up for listening/viewing our sort of music!

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