Daily Archives: March 18, 2016


All that Jazz

Had the pleasure of going to a couple of great Jazz gigs recently… First up the fine, mellow, and melodic Alison Rayner Quintet aka ARQ. Alison on double bass, Steve Lodder piano, Buster Birch on drums, Diane McLoughlin on saxophone, Deirdre Cartwright on guitar. These guys are all superb and have got playing together with feeling cracked. A joy to watch. I’ve  also enjoyed following Alison, Deirdre and Diane in […]