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All the tea in China…

For as long as the ‘Quintet’ recording has been around (about a year now) I have had it in my mind that I would try and do a video for the track ‘Where Have All The Teaspoons Gone?’ just because … Continue reading

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Identity Parade Preview

Identity Parade Alam Nathoo – Sax Tom Hewson – Keys/Synths Peter Ibbetson – Drums <p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/69460609″>Identity Parade (Nathoo/Hewson/Ibbetson)</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/tomhewsonpiano”>Tom Hewson</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> Since filming the video we have been working on new music experimenting with samplers, loops … Continue reading

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Jazz News: ‘Green Chimneys’

If you have not yet heard, ‘Green Chimneys’ is a new portal to the more musician-led jazz scene outside of the more publicly recognised clubs/nights. As well as offering quarterly listings, the site will host regular features and contributions from … Continue reading

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Aubade EP Now Available

We are pleased to announce the release of our first duo recording

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Video of the MAP Album Launch now online!

After a long, drawn out shouting match with my computer, YouTube and the internet, the entire performance from the MAP Album Launch is now available to watch online. I have put all the footage in order in a playlist. Here … Continue reading

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… ‘and then there’s also my philanthropy work’

I care about your welfare, and as a result I recommend listening to: Sonny Rollins Live in Europe 1959 ‘Happening’ is the word that I would use to describe the majority of the tracks on this record. The hugely under-rated … Continue reading

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Highlights from our trio debut @ E17Jazz

Yesterday I did a gig with Tom and Pete, our first as a trio, and I enjoyed it very much. Despite not having performed in this combination before, the freedom that those guys allow me and each other to really … Continue reading

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Sharing Sounds

Some ‘bootleg’ style recordings from my phone of a very enjoyable morning playing with the wonderful pair of musicians Tom Farmer and Jeff Williams. Hopefully we will do more of this, as playing with these guys is so liberating, educational and most of all, fun!

I will be performing in a similar vein at the Gladstone pub in Borough with Tom and the fantastic Jon Scott on Thursday 3rd May. In addition to being a badass at the drums, Jon has recently released a great app for iPhone called ‘Setlist Live’ which you can get here: http://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/setlist-live/id502344841?ls=1&mt=8

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Remembering Rich

In an effort to shake off the January blues, I have started skipping again. A couple of days ago I had a considerable breakthrough, refining the skill where one crosses their arms whilst jumping and it looks really cool. In … Continue reading

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What the…

Welcome to my blog. For some time now I have been considering joining this alternate, online existence, finding it to be somewhat peculiar but fascinating. As of yet I don’t have a plan, or an agenda regarding the content of … Continue reading

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