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Today Saturday January 18

Afternoon

Jazz

Early Bird Band - Lit & Phil, Westgate Road, Newcastle NE1 1SE. Tel: 0191 232 0192. 11:00am.

Evening

Adrian Cox Quartet - Watchtower Gallery, West End, Berwick TD15 2HE. 8:00pm. £10.00. Cox touring new CD ‘Now is Spring’.

Blues/Funk/Soul

Ray Stubbs R & B All-Stars - Billy Bootleggers, Nelson St, Newcastle NE1 5AN. 9:00pm. Free.

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

Friday, September 27, 2019

2019 British Jazz Awards - Voting now open.

Big Bear Music have released their list of nominations for this years British Jazz Awards and the polls are now open.

Click on the image for the runners and riders and click on this link  to place your bets - sorry, to cast your vote.

The polls close on Oct. 28..
Lance.

4 comments :

Steve Crocker (on F/b) said...

C'mon Big Bear, let the jazz fans choose the shortlist!

Lance said...

The nominees were chosen by a panel of jazz fans and the actual voting form does give the option of voting for names other than the nominees.

Steve Crocker (on F/b) said...

Should be an open vote. Then we might get a more varied list

Wesley Stephenson (on F/b) said...

Just rename it the 2020 London Jazz Awards Nominees and be done with it.