Wabash Jazz 5 with Alex Clarke 22-12-2019

Jazz Club 90 closed off the year at Albrighton Sports and Social Club with a double return to the venue: Mark Challinor’s Wabash Jazz group which on this occasion was a quintet and the return of 20 year old rising star of the reeds Alex Clarke meaning the year indeed bowed out with style. Mark … Continue reading Wabash Jazz 5 with Alex Clarke 22-12-2019

Gig Report: Severnside Jazz Band 15th December 2019

The Severnside Jazz band signed off the year at the Brooklands (previously the Wild Pig) with a gig a week earlier then their normal date for obvious reasons, as with the previous session band leader Dave Sherwood was absent and Pete Ainge was once again standing in for him. Bill Basey was back on the … Continue reading Gig Report: Severnside Jazz Band 15th December 2019

Gig Report: Chris Pearce’s Frenchmen Street Jazzmen 15th September 2019

Chris Pearce was hired by Jazz Club 90 fill a gap in the schedule and he decided to revive the Frenchmen Street Jazz band for occasion, the players here were somewhat older than those of Jukes Jazz Society but there were a few similarities between the two... well two of the band also came from … Continue reading Gig Report: Chris Pearce’s Frenchmen Street Jazzmen 15th September 2019