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The blog is dedicated to Irish Jazz and to the fans, musicians and venues that support it. if you have any content you would like to add to the blog please get in touch.

Guinness Cork Jazz Festival cancelled due to Covid-19

The 2020 Guinness Cork Jazz Festival has been cancelled.

In a statement, organisers said: “As a result of COVID-19 and current Government restrictions on indoor and outdoor activities, with the requirement for physical distancing, the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival Committee regrets to confirm the cancellation of this year’s Festival. “

“We know that this announcement will be disappointing for music fans, artists, publicans and the wider Cork community but their health and safety is our number one priority. We look forward to bringing back a strong, exciting and memorable Festival in 2021.”

Jazz Mine No. 264 Saturday 25th July incl. Louis Stewart & Jim Doherty

On this episode of Jazz Mine from Sean Brophy you can hear tracks from Louis Stewart & Jim Doherty, Scofield & Metheny, Lizz Wright, Ivo Neame, Fuzzy Logic Ensemble and more..........Saturdays 5PM on dublincityfm.ie

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Tales from the far Side 23.07.20 Sligo Jazz-Magic in the past, hope for the future

MAGIC in the past, HOPE for the future ........ the shining beacon of SLIGO JAZZ !!!!

On this edition I revisit the Sligo Jazz Festival, one of the best if not THE best Jazz Festival on this island, which, despite being affected from the pandemic, thankfully won't give up and continues to spread the message of Jazz around the globe. You can hear contributions by Liane Carroll, Sara Coleman, Emila Martenson, Shannon Barnett, Meilana Gillard, Linley Hamilton, the Impossible Gentlemen, Paul Booth, John Goldsby and others.

Jazz Mine No. 263 All Irish Edition Saturday 18th July 2020

On this episode of Jazz Mine from Sean Brophy you can hear tracks from David Lyttle, Sue Rynhart, Carole Nelson Trio, Scott Flanigan, Boylan Buckley Evans and more..........Saturdays 5PM on dublincityfm.ie

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Tales from the far Side 16.07.20 A Serenade for Horace - the music of Horace Silver

A SERENADE FOR HORACE .......

exploring the music of Horace Silver

with music by the master himself and by artists who pay their respect including Carmen Souza, Louis Hays, Gregory Porter, Chet Baker, Matt Murphy, Dee Dee Bridgewater and Ronnie Cuber.

New Video Release “MVAS” from Jan & Jannike

Jan & Jannike have been collaborating with Dublin based producer Matt Vukos to produce their first official single called MVAS. The new single was released on the 26th of June and this is the video release for the same track.

About the Video

As Jan & Jannike were in lockdown at the time of creating this single and video release it presented them with an opportunity to try something new in terms of visuals. Everything you see in the video tracks with the narrative of the single very well.

Jazz Mine No. 262 Saturday 11th July 2020 incl. the late Jimmy Heath

On this episode of Jazz Mine from Sean Brophy you can hear tracks from Jimmy Heath, Eves Record Box, Harry Connick Jnr., Larissa Tormey, Bernie Senensky and more..........Saturdays 5PM on dublincityfm.ie

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