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Latest Jazz News 

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The Long Shadow of the Little Giant, Simon Spillett’s biography of Tubby Hayes, has been named a category winner in the 2016 British Jazz Awards, for ‘Services to Jazz’. The book also won a Certificate of Merit in the category of ‘Historical Research in Recorded Jazz’ in the 2016 Association for Recorded Sound Collections Awards for Excellence and was  longlisted for the Penderyn Music Book Award 2016  having been previously declared one of the year’s picks in the Guardian’s Best of Music Books, 2015

Other Award-winning Jazz Titles:

Dave Gelly’s An Unholy Row won a 2015 Certificate of Merit for Excellence in Historical Recorded Sound Research in Jazz from the Association for Recorded Sound Collections.

Chris Barber, eminent jazz musician and author of  Jazz Me, Blues, was awarded the Lifetime Award of the German Jazz Trophy 2014. The ceremony was held in Stuttgart on July 21st, 2014.  Visit Chris’s website

Mr. P.C.: The Life and Music of Paul Chambers by Rob Palmer  won the 2013 Association for Recorded Sound Collections Award for Excellence in Historical Recorded Sound Research in Jazz. The book was also named one of the best books of 2012 by The New York City Jazz Record. Read more/order here