Since their formation in August 2010 The Lewis Hamilton Band have booked shows from Shetland to Poland, and have appeared at most of the UK’s biggest blues festivals, including Main Stage performances at Hebden Bridge and Maryport.
Kyla Brox can be tender, urgent and gritty: she blurs the distinction between pleasure and pain like the soul greats of old. The daughter of blues singer Victor Brox, Kyla started singing on-stage at the age of 12 and has several albums to her name, including the band triumph Coming Home (2004) and the stripped and sensitive Grey Sky Blue (2009).
The Jamie Brownfield quartet consists of British Jazz Awards rising star, Jamie on Trumpet. Tom kincaid on Piano, Ken Marley on Double Bass, and Jack Cotterill on Drums. The band is a fairly new project, allowing Jamie to have a bit more free range on the front line.
THE NYBB BOY'S ARE BACK TO KICK OFF THE MANCHESTER JAZZ FESTIVAL AT MATT & PHRED'S!
Charlie Cooper writes vintage soul, updated perfectly, sung with deep and husky soul-pipes!
Do you have a collection of vinyl tunes you'd like to share? Fancy taking a turn on the tables at our MJF vinyl chilled out Sunday event?
Then all you need to do is bring your favourite vinyl tunes along to the club and seek out Dave who will make sure you get your chance to play.
It starts at 4pm with Happy Hour running until 7pm!
"Some bands exude cool and Blind Monk Trio have their unique musical style down to a T.
We can't get enough of this fantastic trio. Join the Brotherhood for a Live Music Treat!"
"the world's finest GOTHIC BEBOP SHOW"
"a monster mash up of John Coltrane, Nirvana, Buddy Rich & Led Zeppelin"
This is your one and only change to get involved with the MJF programme on the M&P's stage!
A cutting edge trio of three genre defying musicians brought together by Jon, mixing jazz, improvisation, electronica, groove and filmic soundscapes to euphoric effect.
Steve Lawson - Bass/Loops
Jon Thorne - Double Bass/Laptop
Rob Turner - Drums/Percussion