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Album Review: Chip Wickham – La Sombre

We take a look at the new Jazz record from the talented Chip Wickham, who takes us though a dizzying and impressive ride through Jazz. The Mancunian composer, flautist and saxophonist Chip Wickham has been around the block, cultivating an

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Nina Simone – Another Spring

As winter sheds its pall and the rejuvenation of springtime’s bloom takes hold, I’ve been moved to dig out a slew of old Nina Simone albums from my collection, particularly her much-admired And Piano! set from 1969. A commercial flop recorded at the

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Vinyl Thoughts: An Interview with Jean-Claude of If Music

We take a look around If Music and speak to owner Jean-Claude about the vinyl industry, his record store philosophy and the future of music.   If Music is a special place. It feels different from other record shops in London; there’s

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