JAZZFUEL BLOG

A collection of all the articles...

JAZZFUEL BLOG

A collection of all the articles...
Interview with Kim Macari

Interview with Kim Macari

From Kurt Rosenwinkel talking about his early days phoning Spanish jazz clubs to pianist Alan Benzie running through how he booked a 16-date European tour, some of the most-read Jazzfuel interviews and guest articles have involved musicians who've done the industry...

The Best Jazz Clubs & Venues in Paris (2020)

The Best Jazz Clubs & Venues in Paris (2020)

Whether you're a fan or a musician, here's our rundown on some of the best jazz clubs in Paris in 2020... France has played an important part in jazz history, welcoming all sorts of legendary musicians over the years. Some came to play at the many festivals that take...

Audience Development for Jazz Musicians

Audience Development for Jazz Musicians

Did you see the story a few months back about the American funk band Vulfpeck? They sold out Madison Square Gardens (13,000+ people) with no manager or record label. And, on top of that, they did it with no advertising budget: they announced it to fans on social media...

The Best Jazz Clubs in New York (2020)

The Best Jazz Clubs in New York (2020)

In many ways, NYC is the centre of the jazz world. And, as such, New York jazz clubs, bars & venues provide a place where jazz fans and musicians alike can hear some of the best music of the day. From living legends to the stars of tomorrow - and everything in...

American Jazz Blogs & Websites (2020)

American Jazz Blogs & Websites (2020)

Whether you're a jazz fan or musician, checking out what's new right now - and who's writing about it - is an interesting exercise. Through our work running press campaigns for jazz musicians, we're in touch with many writers, bloggers and editors around the world and...

Talking music videos with Dan Redding

Talking music videos with Dan Redding

Great video content is one of the most effective 'tools' a jazz musician has when it comes to convincing a promoter, winning a new fan or motivating a journalist. As a jazz booking agent I've experienced first-hand the effect a simple but well-produced video can have...

Niche European Jazz Blogs & Websites To Discover

Niche European Jazz Blogs & Websites To Discover

There are blogs that write about the great famous jazz musicians who we all know and love - those who release under ACT, ECM, Blue Note, etc - but there are also some brilliant local, niche jazz blogs that give a lot of space to artists who are not internationally...

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