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My name’s Matt Fripp. I’ve booked 2,000+ gigs as a booking agent & manager for jazz musicians and host this website to help you figure out how to grow your career faster.

Takeaways from 40+ club & festival promoters: practical advice on getting gigs

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Takeaways from 40+ club & festival promoters: practical advice on getting gigs…

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Jazzfuel was set up to provide advice and insights from a whole range of industry sources, focusing on three main areas of work: getting jazz gigs, releasing music & developing your career. You can find out more about the articles, guides & interviews on each of these topics via the options below… 

Promoting your music

PROMOTING YOUR
CAREER

Getting jazz gigs

GETTING GIGS

Releasing music

RELEASING MUSIC

Jazzfuel Interviews

Advice from jazz promoters, music journalists, booking agents and established musicians from around the world

SOME OF THE MOST-READ ARTICLES…

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Interview with Patrik Lindgren of the Swedish Lira Magazine

Interview with Patrik Lindgren of the Swedish Lira Magazine

The Releasing / Gigging Cycle

The Releasing / Gigging Cycle

Interview with Krzysztof Komorek of Donos Kulturalny

Interview with Krzysztof Komorek of Donos Kulturalny

Dave Liebman – Interview with a Jazz Sax Master

Dave Liebman – Interview with a Jazz Sax Master

What is User-Centric Streaming (And Why Does It Matter For Jazz?)

What is User-Centric Streaming (And Why Does It Matter For Jazz?)

Jazz Special (Danish Magazine) | Interview with Editor Cim Meyer

Jazz Special (Danish Magazine) | Interview with Editor Cim Meyer

Discover Jazz

Articles for Jazz Fans & Music Students 

Guitar

Guitar

Saxophones

Saxophones

How To Learn Jazz

How To Learn Jazz

The Best Jazz Musicians of All Time – 40 Legendary Jazz Artists

The Best Jazz Musicians of All Time – 40 Legendary Jazz Artists

10 of the Best Jazz Guitarists of All Time

10 of the Best Jazz Guitarists of All Time

What Is Modern Jazz? [7 of the Best Contemporary Jazz Artists Today]

What Is Modern Jazz? [7 of the Best Contemporary Jazz Artists Today]

10 of the Best Jazz Documentaries

10 of the Best Jazz Documentaries

The Best Jazz Fusion Albums of All Time

The Best Jazz Fusion Albums of All Time

Dixieland Jazz – The Music, The Musicians & The History

Dixieland Jazz – The Music, The Musicians & The History