Steve Gadd Francis Graham-Dixon talks to the drummer who prompted Phil Collins to respond to the famous light-bulb question 'Ten. And then another ten to talk about how Steve Gadd would have done it'
Profiles Saxophonist Nicole Johänntgen, transfixed by Candy Dulfer; trumpeter Terell Stafford, giving thanks to Lee Morgan; pianist Michael Wollny, reflecting Khachaturian and Glenn Gould
Ronnie Scott In part two of a previously unpublished 1979 interview Ronnie Scott talks to Ken Rogers about life with Ted Heath and Ambrose, meeting Tubby Hayes, opening the Gerrard St club and securing the first American to play at the club – Zoot Sims Chasin’ Tubbs Simon Spillett and C. Tom Davis chat abouttheir mutual fascination with Tubby Hayes
Hard Cel Leon Nock considers the good, bad and ugly of jazz in mainstream cinema. Hands up all those who think Doris Day and jazz belong in the same sentence
Book & DVD Reviews Books: Swingin’ On Central Avenue // Budd Johnson 1929-1951 // Paquito D’Rivera: Letters To Yeyito // 100% Proof: The Complete Tubby Hayes Discography // Music To Silence To Music // Spirits Rejoice! DVD: Pat Metheny: The Unity Sessions Obituaries:Paul Bley, underrated interrogator of modern piano; Bengt Arne-Wallin, pioneer of the Swedish folk-jazz style
Record reviews We review 71 CDs of new and reissued jazz. See the full list