Brickwork Lizards

Interview: Brickwork Lizards

October 31, 2018 in Features, Interviews

With influences stretching back to the Ottoman Empire, we just had to learn a little more about this Oxford group…

Famous ‘Dreyfus Jazz’ collection reissued

October 27, 2018 in Music, News

The collection was originally put together by legendary French record producer Francis Dreyfus and is being reissued by Sony BMG…


EXCLUSIVE! ‘West Pier’ by CarbonWorks

June 6, 2017 in Music, News

Today’s exclusive song comes courtesy of a gifted songwriter who is also a world-recognized authority on both science and health…

Sara McDonald

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Wax Garden’ by Sara McDonald

October 10, 2016 in Music, News

Tonight’s exclusive is a delightful track from a songwriter who’s already amassed an enormous number of plaudits for her work…

Joanna Wallfisch

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Gardens In My Mind’ by Joanna Wallfisch

June 20, 2016 in Music, News

Our first exclusive of the week comes from a New York based songwriter who melds folk, jazz, and indie pop…

Win tickets to Burton Agnes Jazz & Blues Festival

May 19, 2016 in Competitions, Features

The sounds of southern cotton fields and Chicago speakeasies come to East Yorkshire – and you can experience them for…

Amy Virginia

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Coney Island Xmas Day’ by Amy Virginia

March 28, 2016 in Music, News

It’s Easter! So here, courtesy of New York artist Amy Virginia, comes a Monday exclusive that’s all about Christmas. Obviously.…

Interview: Tanita Tikaram

March 9, 2016 in Features, Interviews

With her ninth album imminent, we meet a songwriter who’s been quietly getting on with it for nearly 30 years…


EXCLUSIVE VIDEO! ‘See.Us.Live’ by Claffy

February 22, 2016 in News

In tonight’s exclusive video we offer you up an artist that’ll have fans of both jazz and rock positively cooing…

Alex Goodman

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Acrobat’ by Alex Goodman

February 1, 2016 in Music, News

This week’s Monday track exclusive sees us taking a trip into jazz territory, in the company of Toronto’s Alex Goodman…

Marcus Miller

Sodajerker presents… Marcus Miller

December 2, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Our podcasting pals from Liverpool bring us an exclusive chat with a giant of the jazz, funk and soul worlds…

Sodajerker presents… Meshell Ndegeocello

July 28, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Team Sodajerker meet an inspirational songwriter with 11 albums, 10 Grammy nominations and a 20+ year career under her belt…

The Ladybugs

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Tonight You Belong To Me’ by The Ladybugs

June 18, 2015 in Music, News

This week’s Thursday exclusive comes once more in video form, as Songwriting takes a rare trip into trad jazz pastures…

Marvin Gaye: 1961-1965 by Marvin Gaye (Boxset)

May 20, 2015 in Music

This seven-disc boxset – the first in a planned series of three – gathers together the soul legend’s earliest albums…

Amana Melome

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Save My Soul Tonight’ by Amana Melome

April 30, 2015 in Music, News

This week’s Thursday exclusive comes in video form, and is a laidback slice of neo-soul from Stockholm singer-songwriter Amana Melome…

ReverbNation contest winner #7: Dani Elliott

December 2, 2013 in Features, Interviews

The winner of November’s ReverbNation songwriting contest is a  jazz-trained singer-songwriter from Connecticut who’s worked with some big names already…

Another Lie by Traedonya (Single)

November 16, 2013 in Music

Traedonya’s debut single, ‘Another Lie’, is an uplifting, modern but tentative step into the hallowed halls of classic jazz-funk n…

Sylvana Joyce & The Moment

ReverbNation contest winner #5: Sylvana Joyce & The Moment

September 22, 2013 in Features, Interviews

Our songwriting contest in association with ReverbNation is back by popular demand. This month’s winners: a gypsy-folk-blues quintet from NYC…