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Perth International Jazz Festival will be in November

Perth International Jazz Festival will be in November

Perth International Jazz Festival has announced its 2020 event is going ahead on Friday 6th to Sunday 8th November with a weekend of world-class jazz to bring this year’s festival and Perth city to life. With more family-friendly and free community events than ever before including a Jazz Parade and a Jazz Picnic in the […]

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The Mace Francis Orchestra celebrate 15 years with two big band shows

The Mace Francis Orchestra celebrate 15 years with two big band shows

Fourteen of Perth’s finest musicians are celebrating 15 years of original Australian jazz music and togetherness as a big band with two birthday shows on Thursday 20th August and 22nd October at The Goodwill Club – downstairs at The Rechabite, Northbridge at 7:30pm. From modern swing through to raucous rock, the joint is always jumpin’ […]

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The Manhattan Transfer return with new tunes and a new member

Singer Janis Siegel from The Manhattan Transfer chats to us about the groups longevity and their latest work. This year The Manhattan Transfer will have been in the music business for five decades, the jazz vocal group first formed in 1969. The first incarnation of the group only lasted a few years, and in 1972 […]

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Feed your soul at the Perth International Jazz Festival this November

Feed your soul at the Perth International Jazz Festival this November

The Perth International Jazz Festival is bringing over 60 local, national and international acts for their sixth annual celebration of music. The festival will feature performances, conversations and open rehearsals over three days this November. Jazz artists will take over the Perth Cultural Centre, the Wetlands state, the State Theatre Centre, The Bird and of […]

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Jazz drummer Michael Pignéguy returns to Perth

Jazz drummer Michael Pignéguy returns to Perth

Jazz fans have something to be excited about. Jazz artist Michael Pignéguy is returning to Perth presenting the music of The Awakenings Ensemble ft. Jamie Oehlers on Wednesday 04 July 7.00pm June and July see a particularly active time for drummer and producer Michael Pignéguy as he shares the music of The Awakenings Ensemble with […]

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James Morrison returns for an afternoon of jazz with host of talent

James Morrison returns for an afternoon of jazz with host of talent

Perth’s newest jazz series has arrived, as Jazz On A Summer’s Day at Kings Park & Botanic Garden is announced with the first show of the season scheduled for March 2018 featuring James Morrison. Live on stage, Morrison is joined by the iconic Wendy Matthews, who is about to embark on a national tour. Nestled […]

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Celebrate ECU’s 25th anniversary with WAAPA

Celebrate ECU’s 25th anniversary with WAAPA

The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts are celebrating Edith Cowan University’s 25th anniversary with a special concert featuring the the incredible talent of the school’s students, staff and guest musicians. The evening is set to be a concert spectacular, taking audiences on a journey through opera, gospel, funk, soul, pop, rock, jazz, soul performed […]

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Hiatus Kaiyote return for Perth International Jazz Festival

Hiatus Kaiyote return for Perth International Jazz Festival

Following sold out shows last August, Haitus Kaiyote – the self proclaimed providers of multi-dimensional poly-rhythmic gangster shit – will return for the Perth International Jazz Festival. The seven member future soul collective is just one of the many talented bands and performers on the bill for jazz festival which runs from June 3-5. Watch […]

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Tina Harrod Set to Captivate at Jazz Festival

Tina Harrod is one of the many talented jazz musicians on the bill for the Perth Jazz Festival this weekend. Harrod attracted a lot of critical acclaim with her album ‘Worksongs’ which featured her interpretations of songs from artists including Nick Drake, Portishead and Bob Dylan. She’s also a successful songwriter with four albums of […]

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Kate Ceberano Jazzes it Up

Kate Ceberano Jazzes it Up

Kate Ceberano is a legend of Australian music, boasting a decades-spanning career in which she’s done everything from winning Dancing with the Stars to becoming Artistic Director of the Adelaide Cabaret Festival. We had a chat to the accomplished singer about her upcoming performance at the Perth Jazz Festival. Ceberano said she is thrilled to […]

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