Janiva Magness throwing velvet grenade for Army of Love

I’ve always felt an affinity with Janiva Magness. We were born in the same year after all, although she still looks stunning whereas I have succumbed to the ravages of a very hard paper round. (A clue; in the year of our birth, the first man-made satellite, Sputnik 1, was launched). Her previous work has … Read more…

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Exciting Blues – Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival 2015

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival: Blues takes centre stage 17 – 26 July 2015 Edinburgh goes blue of every hue for the  38th year of  Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival the festival mood is growing as they deliver a programme that covers jazz, blues, swing, funk, soul and gospel. There will be 150 concerts over … Read more…

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