2015 NYJO - "NYJO Fifty"
NYJO FIFTY celebrates the 50th anniversary of a British institution, The National Youth Jazz Orchestra, who have recorded well over 40 albums to date with this their first release for Whirlwind. Recorded at Air Studios in London, the album reflects the wide range in repertoire, style and musical colors for which NYJO has become known, with a look at new repertoire and some of the band’s past favorites to celebrate 50 years as the UK’s premier youth big band.
2016 Matt Gallagher - "Reels Of Film"
Matt Gallagher’s skills as an ardent singer/songwriter and blues guitarist earned him a place at the Royal College of Music at 18 years old.
His punchy first single “Never Woke Up” hit over 45,000 streams (on SoundCloud) at the start of 2016. He’s also had success recording and producing recent ‘BBC Introducing Record of the Week’ for fellow indie-band TORVA, as well as separately being awarded ‘Record of the Week’ for his own single “Reels Of Film” in December 2016.
2017 Alice Auer - "Close To You"
Alice's first EP "Close To You" includes the tracks; Close To You (title track), Need To Know, Taking Chances, Never Have and Disguise. The tunes have merged genres from jazz to neo soul, from funk to pop.
© Nick Fitch 2017