Jazz Blogs Worldwide



jazzwaxMarc Myers writes  about jazz legends and legendary jazz recordings. He is three-time winner of the Jazz Journalists Association's best blog award.

Jazz Speaks

jazzspeaksNew York, NY.  The Jazz Gallery is a hub of creativity, a home to jazz musicians/composers, many of them from all over the world but now permanently settled in the United States. The Jazz Gallery serves an ethnically diverse, international audience that represents a cross section of New York City residents and travelers to New York.
Frequency about 3 posts per week.


londonjazzLondon News, reviews, features and comment from the London jazz scene plus our writers' list of recommended gigs. 'LondonJazz News provides what must be the most in-depth local Jazz coverage on the planet.'
Frequency about 19 posts per week.

Jazz - Reddit

redditSan Francisco, CA  Popular posts and discussions on Jazz by the Reddit community. Reddit is a place for community, conversation, and connection with millions of users worldwide.
Frequency about 168 posts per week.


Trombone With A VIew

trombonePeter Maguire's personal blog. Mainly about jazz and jazz music with detours into other areas that are of interest to him.

The Guardian - Jazz

tgheguardianLondon  Latest news and features about Jazz from, the world's leading liberal voice
Frequency about 3 posts per week.

Roberta Piket

robertaNew York, New York. Progressive Pianist Roberta Piket Plays Jazz and Improvised Music Out of New York - Female Jazz Musician - Female Jazz Pianist
Frequency about 1 post per month.

Jazz Guitar | Belgium Guitar Blog

jazzguitarAntwerp (Belgium)  The Jazz Guitar Online blog brings a lot of traditional lessons combined with neat little tutorials and much more. You will find some pretty detailed lessons that are specific to certain guitar players and genres of Jazz.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.


Music for All

musicforallIndianapolis, Indiana  As one of the nation's largest and most influential organizations in support of music education and music-making, Music for All is perfectly positioned to provide the exciting and positively life-changing performance opportunities and camps for jazz students and teachers.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.

Jazz at Lincoln Center

lincolnThe blog for all things jazz. Explore galleries, videos, best-of lists, and news related to the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.

JazzTimes Magazine

jazztimesBraintree, MA  Published since 1970, JazzTimes 'America's Jazz Magazine' provides comprehensive and in-depth coverage of the jazz scene. Often controversial, always entertaining, JazzTimes is a favorite of musicians and fans alike.
Frequency about 1 post per month.

Free Jazz

jazzandblues The Free Jazz Collective is a volunteer group of passionate and adventurous listeners and musicians dedicated to spreading the gospel of improvised music. The blog is dedicated to authentic, adventurous, accurate, artistic and attention grabbing avant-garde and free jazz.
Frequency about 4 posts per week.


Republic of Jazz

republicEspaña.  Blog de música, principalmente de Jazz
Frequency about 3 posts per week.
Since Jan 2016

PDX Jazz Blog PDX Jazz

pdxPortland, OR. PDX Jazz is a non-profit cultural arts organization dedicated to curating jazz in Portland, Oregon and growing musical offerings in the Pacific Northwest.
Frequency about 168 posts per week.

Clean Feed Records

cleanClean Feed aims at recording innovative contemporary jazz projects that can make a difference, building a catalogue that will be internationally recognized by its quality and coherence.
Frequency about 4 posts per month.

Jazz guitar

Jazz GuitarAs the name states, this is a place that publishes an abundance of great lessons, videos, licks, ebooks and offers all kinds of accompanying media. Jazz Guitar Licks is definitely one of the better sources of Jazz guitar knowledge online.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.


Bird is the Worm

birdFrankfort, KY.  I'm Dave Sumner. I'm obsessively focused on jazz in the present tense. Every week, I scour the jazz new releases listings for anything that sounds interesting. I'm all over the self-produced and small-label releases. There is nothing that's too obscure for me.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.

Decidedly Jazz Danceworks

danceworkCalgary, AB.  Decidedly Jazz Danceworks operates a rare in the world international jazz dance centre, including a performance company and Calgary's largest recreational dance school.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.

New York Jazz Workshop | Music School for Jazz Studies

nyworksNew York, NY  New York Jazz workshop is one of the best jazz music institution in New York, offering private lessons, weekly workshops, summer intensives, band for hire, online learning and outreach programs.
Frequency about 1 post per month.

UK Vibe

ukvibeUK  jazz culture : 22 years and counting. Articles from a jazzy perspective - always looking for contributors with a passion for music
Frequency about 5 posts per week.


Jazz Profiles

jazzprofileA blog about Jazz featuring CD,and book reviews and postings about the music and its makers.
Frequency about 10 posts per week.

St. Louis Jazz Notes

stlouisSt. Louis, Missouri, USA.  Dean Minderman is a writer, musician and editor of St. Louis Jazz Notes, a website about jazz in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. St. Louis Jazz Notes gives news, reviews, commentary and links related to jazz, improvisation and creative music and other music-related items.
Frequency about 1 post per week.

A Jazz Noise

A Jazz NoiseBarcelona Largely non-US jazz and improvised music, with a bit of noise thrown in. Album reviews, gig reviews, interviews, 'reprints' of stuff I've written for Jazz Journal over the years, oh, and a tune a day, Mondays to Fridays. You won't like all of it, but I guarantee everybody will like some of it.
Frequency about 1 post per month.

bebop spoken here

bepopUK. For the last ten years we've been updating the world about jazz in the north east of England and updating the north east of England about jazz in the world.
Frequency about 21 posts per week.


Four on the Floor

fourCalgary, AB. About Blog Four On The Floor is an active music blog dedicated to 'Jazz drumming and all things unrelated'. Founded during the spring of 2009 as a means to procrastinate while preparing for his doctoral candidacy exam, this blog is maintained by Canadian Jazz drummer and educator Jon McCaslin.
Frequency about 2 posts per week.

Yoko Miwa

yokoBoston, Massachusetts, USA. About Blog Yoko Miwa has spent the past decade honing one of the most musical trio sounds on the jazz scene. Miwa is an artist with a unique sound, style and an award winning jazz pianist.
Frequency about 1 post per week.

Jazz Chill Music

chillSouth Florida. If you're into grooves from the world of jazz, soul, funk, fusion, world, reggae & beyond then check this blog out.
Frequency about 17 posts per week.

Michael's Jazz Blog

michaelFribourg, Schweiz. My name is Michael Ferber and I love jazz music. I created this site to talk about jazz music. I'm also an 'aficionado' jazz musician, playing guitar. I'm not a professional, but I'm lucky enough to play with some very good jazz cats.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.


Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet

paulAbout Blog Uncle Paul's Jazz Closet is a radio show on WRFR, a community radio station in Rockland, Maine. The show is dedicated to jazz drummer Paul Motian.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.

Curt's Jazz Cafe

curtCharlotte, NCAbout Blog A Jazz blog by Curtis Davenport, MC of THE JAZZ ROOM in CLT. Host of JAZZ LIVES!!! on CLTC Radio. Jazz Arts Initiative Board of Directors.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.

Neon Jazz

neonAbout Blog A new Jazz radio program hosted by Joe Dimino in Kansas City, Missouri giving listeners a journey into the coolest American invention. From Miles Davis to The Bad Plus, the world of Jazz is our playground.
Frequency about 1 post per month.

Ken Franckling's Jazz Notes

kenNorth Port FLAbout Blog Ken Franckling is a veteran arts writer and freelance photographer specializing in music photography. Since the early 1980s, he has covered the jazz scene throughout the Northeast with occasional journeys to other regions in pursuit of essential musical moments
Frequency about 1 post per month.


Jamey Aebersold Jazz

abersoldNew Albany, IN. Jamey Aebersold Jazz publish and sell the world's most complete selection of jazz education materials. Most all are hand-picked and approved by Jamey himself! For 50 years, Jamey Aebersold Jazz has been providing the very best in jazz education ... and we plan to continue jazz education for another 50 years!
Frequency about 1 post per month.

Learn Jazz Standards

jazzstandardsNew York, New YorkAbout Blog This website provides Jazz Musicians with Jazz advice and Jazz tips to improve practice sessions and resources. You can find Jazz Standards and more!
Frequency about 1 post per week.

All That Philly Jazz

phillyPhiladelphia, PAAbout Blog All That Philly Jazz is a digital history project at the intersection of technology, public art and civic engagement. We are mapping Philadelphia's jazz heritage from bebop to hip-hop. The points of interest include jazz venues and landmarks, murals and Walk of Fame plaques.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.

Debbie Burke Jazz Author

debbyFeaturing Q&A-style interviews with indie and iconic jazz artists. Debbie is the author of 'GLISSANDO: A Story of Love, Lust and Jazz' (Waldorf Publishing, February 2018) -and- 'The Poconos In B Flat, The incredible jazz legacy of the Pocono Mountains.'
Frequency about 3 posts per month.


Ellington Reflections

ellingtonPasadena, CA.  Podcast reflections on the many facets of the world of Duke Ellington, sometimes referred to as 'Ellingtonia.'
Frequency about 2 posts per month.

Northern Jazz Live

northernUK.  Voice of the Norvoljazz network - independent jazz promoters in the North.
Frequency about 4 posts per week.
Since Jan 2014

Locavore Jazz - Peter's Blog

lacavore Locavore Jazz is a one-stop site for the Durham-Raleigh-Chapel Hill jazz scene especially when existing jazz calendars & list serves don't do the trick: Click links below to local jazz players.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.

Canberra Jazz blog

canbarraThe Canberra Jazz (CJ) blog was founded by Eric Pozza. They offer news and reviews of local jazz events, and record the local jazz scene through pics of performing artists in their habitat.
Frequency about 3 posts per week.
Since Jun 2005


A Jazzman's Tale

jazzmanstaleA Jazzman's Tale gives bebop lovers a chance to make jazz fun again, a well respected American art form; jazz has shaped the music industry spawning both the careers of various musical geniuses, and an abundance of elemental new music genres.
Frequency about 1 post per month.

Afro Latin Jazz Alliance

afroNew York City, US.  The Afro Latin Jazz Alliance is dedicated to preserving the music and heritage of big band Latin Jazz through performance and education. The Alliance also maintains a world-class collection of Latin Jazz musical scores and recordings.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.


jazzfuelEurope  The articles on the Jazzfuel website, as well as the exclusive content on the free mailing list, are aimed at giving you ideas on how to build your profile and get more gigs.
Frequency about 1 post per month.

Open Sky Jazz

openskyOpen Sky principals Suzan Jenkins and Willard Jenkins have amassed over thirty years experience as industry leaders in various facets of the jazz, arts, the recording business, and jazz media. With Open Sky Jazz, the possibilities are endless, just like the music.
Frequency about 1 post per month.


Jazz Workshop Australia

jawaSydney, Australia. Jazz Workshop Australia (JWA) is an education company. We provide high quality jazz and other music education services including ensembles, music tours, holiday camps, and serviced private tuition studios for music teachers.
Frequency about 1 post per month.

Hilary Gardner

hillaryBrooklyn, NY.  A New York City singer's thoughts on creativity, food, and occasionally, the subway.
Frequency about 1 post per month.

Gapplegate Music Review

gaplegateThe blog covers releases in the areas of free and mainstream jazz, world music, 'art' rock, and the blues. Classical coverage, which was originally here, continues on the Gapplegate Classical-Modern Review
Frequency about 1 post per month.

Macon Jazz

marcon The purpose of the Jazz Association of Macon is to support, promote, nurture, and educate all interested citizens and age groups in the Middle Georga area about music and the arts with a primary focus on jazz, an original American art form.
Frequency about 1 post per month.


Hank Marvin Gypsy Jazz

hankLegendary guitarist Hank Marvin, in collaboration with accordionist Nunzio Mondia and guitarist Gary Taylor, takes a journey into the world of Gypsy Swing exploring the music of Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grapelli.
Frequency about 1 post per month.

Alison Kerr's Jazz Blog

alisonGlasgow. Alison Kerr is an award-winning journalist whose passion for jazz ignited her career as a writer. For 20 years, Alison has been a contributor of jazz reviews and features to The Herald newspaper, in her hometown of Glasgow.
Frequency about 1 post per month.


stringspaceAustralia Stringspace String Quartet & Jazz Band Booking Agency Stylish, contemporary string quartets, symphony orchestras & jazz bands for events, recordings, concerts, weddings & TV/film. Stringspace musicians include scholarship and award-winning graduates who have performed in Australia's highest profile orchestras & with our most respected dance & theatre companies.
Frequency about 1 post per month.

Faine Books - Jazz Blog

faineTakoma Park, MD. News of upcoming jazz blogs & events by Edward Allan Faine.
Frequency about 1 post per month.


Larry Corban

larryNew York City. Larry Corban is a New York City based jazz guitarist that has had extensive experience working with some of the world's greatest musicians.
Frequency about 1 post per month.


jazzaddNew York, USA  Jazz. Photography. NYC.
Frequency about 1 post per month.

Brilliant Corners

brilliantBoston. Snap diddley squirt, it's BRILLIANT CORNERS, a Jazz Blog. A blog about jazz, including book reviews, analysis, discussions, interviews.
Frequency about 1 post per month.

The Jazz Clarinet

clarinetCleveland. Blog Eric Seddon is a writer and jazz clarinetist living in Cleveland. Follow this blog to find articles on clarinet techniques, sound, embouchure, equipment, Historical Concert Series, trad jazz music and more.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Since Dec 2011


Trombone With A View

trombone05Peter Maguire's vew of the world from the bandstand and elsewhere

Simon Spillet

simonDescribed by the late Humphrey Lyttelton as "formidable," Simon Spillett is a British jazz saxophonist who leads his own quartet and big band. Prolific blogger writing insightful in-depth articles


Stephen Graham


An eclectic mix of reviews, news, profiles and much more.

Sandy Brown Jazz

sandybrownjpgWebsite with free monthly online jazz magazine, 'What's New', about all sorts of jazz with news, articles, information, video, recent releases, puzzles, etc.