Jazz Journal October online reviews

Charles Lloyd Athens ConcertThis month's selected online reviews from the print edition of Jazz Journal include a 10-CD Louis Armstrong collection with unrivalled audio fidelity, a 4-CD set of bebop master Sonny Clark from the revived Properbox imprint, plus releases from Charles Lloyd (pictured), Brad Mehldau, Alex Garnett and Empirical.

A selection of Jazz Journal's renowned record reviews are posted online every month as a taste of the scores of reviews published monthly in the print edition. This and previous months' reviews can be viewed under the Reviews tab.

Jazz Journal's online reviews follow the same format established in print several decades ago, featuring the detailed information so prized by dedicated collectors. This includes full discograpical information, including tracklisting, personnels, date, location and catalogue number.

Jazz Journal publishes some 20,000 words of jazz record review every month, ranging across all styles and periods and giving equal weight to new and reissued material. Over 100 CDs per month are submitted for consideration of review to a panel of 30 reviewers with many decades' experience of jazz record reviewing.

As well as a comprehensive record review section, Jazz Journal carries DVD and book reviews, live reviews, news, in-depth features on jazz players, styles and topics, thought-provoking columns from venerated writers such as Steve Voce and Alan Luff and two pages of readers' letters, with more reader comment online under Forum.

The full complement of Jazz Journal reviews can be read in the print edition of the magazine by subscription or by purchase from any newsagent.

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