Jazz Extras
Last updated Thursday July 29, 2021 at 14:15:13


This is the page where items that don't fit into the Main Menu categories reside

 Latest additions/changes are always at the top

  1. Just Jazz Magazine - The British Traditional Jazz Magazine
  2. RememberingTributes to those no longer with us - latest : Gerry Owen
  3. Your Favourite Album - if it's on Spotify, I can share it, let me know.
  4. In Defence of The Banjo - An article by NW musician, the late Geoff Walker
  5. Wants & Sales Page - Items wanted or for sale,  latest - 50 LPs for charity
  6. The Lost Recordings - Some cassette tapes uploaded following a clearout
  7. Jazz Quizzes - Something to help pass the hours away during Coronavirus
  8. Discussion Pages - Items that developed into a discussion (latest - Horst Kitzinfangel)
  9. Jazz Promoters - Get to know more about the people who make it happen
  10. Lockdown Photographs - Archive Photographs several have arrived
  11. Deps Available - Jazz musicians available. (latest - Paul Medina removed)
  12. Jazz Survey Results - Where will I go after lockdown? What will I do?
  13. Whatever Happened To - latest - The Gateway Jazzmen
  14. The Long Road Journey with Bob Burns and his Saxophone
  15. My First Musical Instrument - A place to tell us about yours
  16. Guest Musicians With North West Bands - Brian Legan - latest 'Milton Batiste'
  17. Andrew Liddle writes ... About jazz musicians, promoters and venues
  18. Tom Culbert - My Life in Jazz (1962-2019)
  19. Public Liability Insurance for Bands - Where can you get it?
  20. Limerick - Budding poets writing limerick lines, don't call us, we'll call you
  21. Influences. The people who  influenced today's musicians
  22. Who is who?  Can you add names to this picture
  23. Flee as a bird to the mountain A BBC play we can all relate to I'm sure
  24. Videos on YouTube and elsewhere - latest - videos uploaded by Graham Martindale
  25. A Medley for Lockdown - Well known NW pianist Derek Harrison entertains.
  26. Trevor & Phil remember their time with the Blue Magnolia Jass orchestra
  27. Memories of VE Day 1995 Sent in by Sam Wood.
  28. Spotlight  on an ex-pat - Bert Thompson from Dundee
  29. Sketches of NW musicians from the 60s & 70s (Updated) sent in by Tony Babington
  30. Sheila Collier - Portrait of a Muaician
  31. Savannah @ 40 - The 40 years of The Savannah Jazz Band
  32. Nostalgia - Some membership cards and programmes from past times
  33. 9 Rare & Classic CDs - Coming up soon as part of Fred's clearout
  34. What they said - About the Crane River Jazz Band
  35. 40 years of Savannah - The band celebrates their 40th Anniversary
  36. Remembering the old Jazz Clubs - Alan Pearce sends in his old membership cards
  37. ODJB came to the UK - The late Pete Vickers' tries to track down press coverage in 1919
  38. In aid of the Alzheimers Soc.  - A couple of CDs by buskers Higham & Hogarth
  39. The Best CD I ever Bought - Let me know which is your favourite
  40. Alex Clarke - The life story of an 18 year old musician!
  41. The daft things punters say - From an idea by Ian Royle
  42. Traditional Jazz in the NW - The story behind the videos
  43. Early Jazz in the UK - Peter Vickers digs into the newspaper archives
  44. Zenith 6. A somewhat amusing press cutting
  45. Memories - One man's memory of a life of work and jazz, it all started in Preston
  46. Doom & Gloom - Now on it's 8th revival
  47. Donate your record collections - to The National Jazz Archive
  48. A Key Aspect of Singing - Why is it that some of the best are called Sue
  49. Lost & Found - The hunt for Carl Thompson
  50. Showbands & All The Jazz - An autobiography by Des Hopjins
  51. Sue Reid on CD - A super CD for only £5. Take a listen
  52. Cornet Player wanted - Beginner welcome. Ormskirk/Southport/Preston area
  53. Mart's Party - Mart Rodger's 70th Birthday plus an interview just before his 80th 
  54. King of New Orleans - Ron Cassidy’s latest book
  55. Net Coincidence - Interesting  things that happen on the net, jazz and other things
  56. The Mad Blower - a humorous account of  music by the seaside by Ian Royle
  57. Barber-Colyer split - Barrie Marshall finds articles in Melody Maker 22/05/1954
  58. Just another gig - A journey home through the floods of Cumbria 2015
  59. Panama Jazzband at 60 - A history of the Original Panama Jazz Band
  60. Fred's Jazz Map - Find the venues on a map, useful if you are new to the area
  61. Jazz Guide - Subscribe to the UK's best "What's On" Traditional Jazz Mag.
  62. Jenks's Paintings - Some familiar portraits of  friends in the jazz world
  63. Reminiscing - Latest addition, The Strawbury Duck & Morecambe Boys
  64. Jazz Jottings- Some inspired thinking from John Muskett
  65. Around the N.W. Jazz Clubs - A series of jaunts, by Dr. Andrew Liddle
  66. Bio Discographies - Those OTHER New Orleans Musicians by Brian Legan
  67. Lou Levy Band - With Freddie Moore at  79 years of age 
  68. The Hotspur What's it got to do with jazz? Check it out.
  69. Nat's Trumpet & Clarinet - Derek Brown & Nick Balmforth with two stories
  70. Doctor Jazz - A poem by Nick Balmforth
  71. Pen Portraits - read about your local musicians and jazz promoters
  72. Cork Jazzfest 1994 - Some clips by Graham Martindale (updated 15/10/12)
  73. Politically Incorrect Lyrics - Ian Royle starts a thread of lyrics that can cause problems
  74. RAF Padgate - Were you there? Did you play in the band?  
  75. The Story of New Orleans - A new book by Manchester's Ron Cassidy
  76. OKOM - What does it mean to you?
  77. Skiffle - Was it part of the jazz scene?
  78. Gobsmacked! - Sue Parish take time out to recognise the work done on this site
  79. The Jitterbug - Learn how to dance it. Mart Rodger shows you how
  80. Special Offer - See the historical "Sweeping The Blues Away" Book details
  81. Whitewater Blues - A Just Jazz article about Jazzy Joan & Eric Lawton
  82. All About Jazz - A great book of jazz cartoons for fans and musicians
  83. Web Site Support - A letter sent out to all musicians and promoters on this site in 2003
  84. Tuition, Courses & Workshops - Looking for traditional jazz tuition?
  85. Life after Katrina - NW drummer, Dave Moore, talks to Shannon Powell
  86. Manchester Sports Guild. - A series of articles by Jack Swinnerton about the MSG
  87. A Success Story - A Must Read for all Jazz Promoters. - Boston Spa Jazz Club
  88. Chords On Line - Looking for chords, this page could possibly help
  89. A Trip to New Orleans - in fact one of several., a musicians dream by Pete Vickers
  90. Straw boaters and striped blazers - How did it all start?
  91. Down Under - Tony West & Dennis Armstrong together in Australia
  92. Mad For Trad - Gordon Hughes thanks creator Eddie Simpson
  93. Grants for Jazz - Some success stories
  94. 50 years ago - Tony & Beryl Davis celebrate their Golden Wedding
  95. Art Deco Music Festival - The event in Stanley Park, Blackpool, and what went into it
  96. Another Milestone - Barry Aldous celebrates his 70th Birthday in style
  97. Competition - Who where and When? Can you recognise the musicians?
  98. Working Man's Blues - Joe Oliver's Lead Sheet.
  99. Doggeral in Db - An ode to Mart Rodger M/cr Jazz, more than 21 years at Didsbury CC.
  100. NFJO Royal Festival Hall Concert - An unusual twist
  101. Joe Silmon - The Making, Breaking and Repair of a British Jazzman
  102. Another banjo story - Well I'll be Plucked!
  103. The New Entertainment License - A page to discuss and share the problems
  104. 10th Avenue J.B. Visit the N.W. A letter from America
  105. Last night at the John O'Gaunt for Landlord Steve Thorn, the Jazzer's best friend
  106. Keith Hockin retires - A tribute from Dick & Jackie Chapman
  107. Who's a plonker then? - Tales of banjos and banjo players
  108. N.W. Jazz Clubs - Find out what's on at some of the North West's top venues
  109. The Manchester Connection - Jazz in Ireland by Des Hopkins
  110. The Funeral of Randy Colville - An account by Joe Silmon
  111. An American View - Read about the 10th Ave Jazz band's trip to the North West
  112. The Saints Jazz Band - Reproduced from Just Jazz Magazine
  113. Jazz meets Jazz - Two musicians meet in extraordinary circumstances
  114. Blue Mags on TV - Your chance to see them again in slow motion
  115. When we were young - Remember when it was like this?
  116. Feedback - Can you help keep this site updated
  117. A Wind Up? - Traditional Jazz is the banal theme tune for every lost cause 
  118. Lillian Boutté A Pen Portrait
  119. 'A visit o'er ome' - Trevor Hodgson (clt) tells of his musical trip to Lancaster
  120. Exploring Early Jazz - A new book from Australia
  121. New Life Member - For the Merseysippi Jazz Band
  122. A Day in the life of a Jazz Band - Keith Allcock
  123. A Day in New York - Brian Gordon, there on 11th September
  124. Tales of Woe - Three Jazz Stories from Bert Schroeder

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