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Bebop Spoken There

George Wein: "He [Chick Corea] said, 'George, you keep playing. It's good for you'" - (DownBeat April 2021).

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The Things They Say!

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.

Postage

13,073 (and counting) posts since we started blogging 13 years ago. 492 of them this year alone and, so far, 47 this month (April 9).

Bar Manager Required

The Jazz Co-op are looking for an experienced bar manager who can be available to start when The Globe reopens in May.

Preference will be given to a suitably qualified person who lives relatively near to The Globe, 11 Railway St., Newcastle NE4 7AD.

Interested parties please follow this link.

Coming soon ...

April 29: Vieux Carré Jazzmen are back at The Holystone.

May 20 Maine Street Jazzmen are back at Sunniside Social Club.
May 23: Vieux Carré Hot Four are back at The Spanish City.

June 2: Vieux Carré Jazzmen are back at Cullercoats Crescent Club.
June 7: Jazz in the Afternoon are back at Cullercoats Crescent Club.

Monday, July 06, 2009

Whitley Bay Jazz Festival Update

Hi there: just a reminder that the Festival runs this weekend from Friday to Sunday inclusive at the Village Hotel, Cobalt Park, NE27 0BY. Now 30 bands with 151 musicians from ten different countries (UK, USA, Australia, Canada, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Italy, Germany and Holland) Full details on the website, www.whitleybayjazzfest.org Tickets are available on the door - prices start at just £17 for a half-day, and under-16's go free. Music runs from 12 noon to midnight, followed by late-night jam-sessions in hotel bar. Don't miss this classic jazz extravaganza. And by the way - less than 50 tickets left for the Thursday 9th "Young Louis" concert at The Sage, with an all-star eight-piece featuring Bent Persson, Matthias Seuffert and Martin Litton: book online at www.thesagegateshead.org
Mike Durham

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