August

Friday 2nd £13/10 Verdict Jazz presents Dave Drake Trio • piano wizard returns (pictured), with Tom Farmer (bass) and Shane Forbes (drums) • Let’s Cool OneHidden WaltzInfo & book

Saturday 3rd £5 Giwa Records presents… Local producer & record label hosts nu-jazz/soul collective

Friday 9th £15/12 Verdict Jazz presents Hexagonal • southern supergroup features Graeme Flowers (trumpet, flugelhorn) Jason Yarde and Greg Heath (saxes) John Donaldson (piano) Simon Thorpe (bass) Tristan Banks (drums) • Live @ 606Blues for AfricaInfo & book

Saturday 10th £12/8 Roxanne presents Bakk Lamp Fall • sensational Senegalese sounds, featuring Khadim Sarr • Baboul HoulomInfo & book

Friday 16th £13/10 Verdict Jazz presents Rick Simpson Trio • dynamic UK pianist leads mini-Klammer, featuring Dave Whitford (bass) and Will Glaser (drums) • Broadway Blues • Info & book     

  • Info & book  Saturday 17th £8/4 Roxanne presents Outside Broadcast • “Ornette meets Bon Iver” • Rich Muscat (sax) J.J. Stillwell (bass) Angus Bishop (drums) • Info & book

Friday 23rd £15/12 Verdict Jazz presents Arun Luthra’s Konnakol Jazz Project • superb US saxist with Sam Leak (piano) Tom Farmer (bass) Dave Ingamells (drums) • Info & book 

Saturday 24th £10/5 Roxanne presents Sam Knight Quintet • scintillating young saxophone-trombone combo • Sam Knight (sax) Jacob Cooper (trombone) James Maltby (guitar) Seth Tackaberry (bass) Floyer Sydenham (drums) • Info & book

Monday 26th & Tuesday 27th £15/8 Roxanne presents Tango-Jazz Quartet • Argentine band explores the music’s history, plays Astor Piazzola Info & book

Friday 30th £10/5 New Generation Jazz presents Brothers Testament • Munashe-Caleb Manyumbu (keyboards) Mark Mollison (guitar) Hugo Piper (bass) Jack Robson (drums) • London groove-based fusion four-piece release EP Ascent Info & book

Saturday 31st £10/5 Roxanne presents The Fabulous Red Diesel • Funked-up and delicious: gorgeous vocals interweaving serious grooves • Info & book