JAZZFUEL BLOG

A collection of all the articles...

JAZZFUEL BLOG

A collection of all the articles...
The Jazz Journalists Survey (2020)

The Jazz Journalists Survey (2020)

If you want to get the news about your latest album release out into the world, jazz journalists (aka bloggers, music writers, critics, reviewers…) are one of the most effective ways of doing this. Something we've seen from our own press outreach campaigns is that,...

The Lockdown List

The Lockdown List

With most of the world on lockdown - or at least severely restricted - many of our usual work-related activities are no longer an option. Gigs, tours, teaching, rehearsals... all cancelled. But for those of you who are healthy and not dealing first hand with the...

3 Gig Booking Timesavers

3 Gig Booking Timesavers

One of the biggest challenges musicians face in booking gigs is the amount of time it takes.  You already have to practice your instrument, rehearse, teach, compose, do social media, send invoices… But if your goal is to tour more, both at home and internationally,...

Interview with Christian McBride

Interview with Christian McBride

Over the last 3 decades, Grammy-winning bassist Christian McBride has become one of the most requested, most recorded and most respected figures in the music world. On top of a busy touring & bandleader schedule, he also works as a radio host, producer, educator,...

Interview with Jan Hocek of JazzPort

Interview with Jan Hocek of JazzPort

For today's interview I'm handing over to Maggie Samkova, Czech booking agent and publicist who I've worked with for several years now. As an expert on the local jazz scene, she's adding to her existing catalogue of interviews (Jakub Zitko of Jazzdock & Vilem...

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