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Blue Fields Review

My jazz group The John Garner Quartet recently received a lovely review of our latest LP Blue Fields. Bird is the Worm is a great blog featuring in-depth reviews of new jazz recordings. You can read the full review by clicking here.

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Blue Fields LP – out now

Here’s the brand new LP ‘Blue Fields’ from my jazz quartet. Featuring three incredibly talented colleagues and friends of mine, Toby Nelms (keys), Jamie Kenny (double bass) and Dan Day (kit). It was released yesterday, exactly ONE YEAR since we … Continue reading

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New JGQ LP!

On March 23rd, the John Garner Quartet will release its new studio album, exactly one year since we recorded it live at Konk Studios, London. ‘Blue Fields’ features a mixture of original tracks and arrangements, covering artists including Pearl Jam, … Continue reading

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New Emanata EP

Get into the groove with this new four-track EP from my superhero soulful group, Emanata. From the afro-influenced Red Grass to the unnervingly dark hip-hop of The Dark One, Blagic Manket could make a fingernail feel funky. Give it a … Continue reading

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John Garner x The Last Skeptik

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‘Fragile’ – Project Avartan

Here is ‘Fragile’ by Project Avartan, the first release from a new group with which I’m involved.

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Treasures from my CD collection

Happy New Year to all! I sincerely wish you have had the holiday season you wished for. To start my 2014, I decided to pacify the obsessive child within and organise my CD collection. You can only imagine my confusion … Continue reading

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John Garner Quartet EP launched

Dearest friend, I hope this WordPress post finds you well. I am addressing you directly in order to draw your attention to a rather exciting event which has been brewing for quite some time and has finally boiled over (guffaw). … Continue reading

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Park Quartet in Paris

Bonsoir mes amis! Je suis retourné de la France après un bon voyage avec mon quatuor à cordes. If you have French friends, make sure they don’t judge me too harshly for the above sentence. After a long hiatus in … Continue reading

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East meets West

I had the great privilege this afternoon of jamming with pianist Rekesh Chauhan and percussionist Alok Verma. These guys are extremely talented and are recognised as such by many seriously respected musicians. I’m very excited about the future of this … Continue reading

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