The Blueprint on Jazz FM Saturday July 29th 2017

New music this week from Zara McFarlane’s 3rd album, new Courtney Pine featuring Omar, Gareth Lockrane Big Band, veteran Afro-Funk drummer Tony Allen in collaboration with Damon Albarn, bassist Eric Revis, and poet Yusef Komunyakaa.


  • Dianne Reeves – Mi Vida
  • Zara McFarlane – Peace Begins Within [Arise]
  • E Scott Lindner – Nonce [E Scott Lindner]
  • Mike Reed’s Flesh & Bone – A Separatist Party [Flesh & Bone]
  • Courtney Pine – Butterfly (ft. Omar) [Black Notes From The Deep]
  • Sergio Pamies – I Get A Kick Out Of You (ft Ashleigh Smith) [What Brought You Here?]
  • The Gareth Lockrane Big Band – Aby7innia [Fistfight at the Barndance]
  • Sam Watts – Tango [Mime Music]
  • Henry Butler – Giant Steps [Fivin’ Around]
  • Tommy Smith – Dear Lord [Embodying The Light]
  • Steve Smith & Vital Information – Eight + Five [Heart of the City]
  • Jamie Reynolds – Grey Mirror (featuring Matthew Stevens) [Grey Mirror]
  • Wallace Roney – I Love What We Make Together [If Only For One Night]
  • Neil Ardley’s New Jazz Orchestra – Stratusphunk [On The Radio: BBC Session 1971]
  • Big Bad Wolf – Pond Life [Pond Life]
  • Denys Baptiste – Dear Lord [Late Trane]
  • Andrew McCormack – The Time Delay Of Light [Graviton]
  • Tony Allen – Cool Cats [The Source]
  • Carlos Garnett – Mother of the Future [Black Love]
  • Tenderlonious – Pepes Walk [8R1CK C17Y]
  • WildFlower – Flute Song [Wildflower]
  • Bill O’Connell – Peace On Earth [Heart Beat]
  • Jack DeJohnette, Larry Grenadier, John Medeski & John Scofield – El Swing [Hudson]
  • Riverside – Never Mind [The New National Anthem]
  • Eric Revis – Rumples [Sing Me Some Cry]
  • Yusef Komunyakaa, David Cieri, Mike Brown – Dolphy’s Aviary [White Dust]
  • Mark Pringle – A Real Bombshell [A Moveable Feast]
  • JD Allen – Ghost Dance [Radio Flyer]
  • Floris Kappeyne Trio – Mikumi [Interchange]
  • Steve Grossman -Enya [Terra Firma]
  • Jack McDuff – The Fourth Dimension [The Fourth Dimension]

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