Previous Issues

The Jazz Rag 150

The Jazz Rag 150 Winter 2018 Packed with the usual array of news, reviews and features, including: -Alan Barnes looking back at 27 years of Swanage Jazz Festival, and Nigel Price on his plans for this year’s event -Plan your summer with part one of our handy Festival Guide -Scott Yanow on some of the forgotten jazz stars who would’ve been […]

The Jazz Rag 149

The Jazz Rag 149 Winter 2017 Packed with the usual array of news, reviews and features, including: Charlie And His Orchestra – Jazz In The Third Reich Nina Simone – John Martin tells the tale of the time he promoted the legendary singer and pianist The British Jazz Awards 2017 – Get the skinny on the […]

The Jazz Rag 148

The Jazz Rag 148 Autumn 2017 Packed with the usual array of news, reviews and features, including: Dave Green’s journey from playing with a teenage Rolling Stone to backing Sonny Rollins, Coleman Hawkins and Ben Webster Simon Spillett tells some of his most memorable anecdotes from 10 years of playing at the Birmingham, Solihull and Sandwell Jazz […]

The Jazz Rag 147

The Jazz Rag 147 Summer 2017 Packed with the usual array of news, reviews and features, including: Trumpeters on Retrospective Records: Digby Fairweather tells Ron Simpson about getting his favourite jazz trumpet players on CD The Return of Gene Perla: Eminent American bassist talks playing with Elvin Jones and Nina Simone, and more Clark Tracey: On dad Stan, […]