Total Pageviews

Bebop Spoken There

Sylvie Courvoisier: "It was a big theater, packed, more than a thousand people, a lot of them coughing." - (JazzTimes January/February 2021).

Archive quotes.

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

13,107 (and counting) posts since we started blogging 13 years ago. 526 of them this year alone and, so far, 81 this month (April 16).

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.

What They Say

"...you set the standard for the rest of us!" - LondonJazz.
-----
"thanks for all that you do via the blog to promote jazz across the region. Great writing and photos, and a wide range of jazz styles covered. How do you do it, we often wonder!". (Patti.)
----- 
"A link so good I've bookmarked it twice" - Londonjazz.
-----
"...Bebop Spoken Here has grown into a marvellous resource for NE jazz - I don't think any other region anywhere (in the world!!) will have anything like this...." Anon.post.
-----
"I think you'll find the link a very good one, Lance's style is entertaining and informative." Neilsound.
-----
"...a blog of which I've been a fan of for sometime..." Cheeky Lamby.
-----
"Congratulations on your website: it’s absolutely superb." Godfrey V.
-----
"...Definitely worth bookmarking is Lance’s stupendous collection of old photos and memorabilia." (Daily)Telegraph.co.uk
-----
"Enjoyed reading bebopspokenhere this evening. Especially loved reading about Sal Nistico, one of my all-time favorite saxophonists. I'm so looking forward to the release, someday, of the Nistico/Tubby Hayes Live at Ronnie Scott's recording. Thanks," Marla (Marla klemen on Facebook.)
-----
"This site offers an emporium of jazz artistically compiled to give the enthusiast an immense amount of information." (Comment from George W.).
-----
"I am really impressed with the format of your blog and the detail and care with which you write. Keep it up old son, and come and play with us any time."
Best wishes, Charles Gordon.
-----
"Bebop Spoken Here is an inspirational labour of love." Sarah R.
----- 
"Fantastic reviews and brilliantly written. You really have caught the atmosphere." Mike Gordon, Director of Scarborough Jazz Festival.

Blog archive