Plain Text Reviews

Oriole - Every New Day - Live
BBC Music"Oriole are an exceptional jazz band. Not only are all the musicians of superb quality but the music itself is completely unlike the recent trend in jazz"
TheJazzMann"a fascinating hybrid of jazz, folk and Latin influences"
Oriole - Every New Day - c.d.

Jazz UK"and one more pearl the glorious Every New Day"
The Jazz Mann "Unique and thoroughly organic, combining sometimes apparently disparate elements in a unifying, satisfying whole." ****
Record Collector"Ravishingly beautiful" ****
BBC Music Magazine"Outstanding" ***** (recording and performance)
The Observer - Dave Gelly - "An unexpected delicacy"
Mojo - "Utterly persuasive and charming"
The List - Edinburgh - "appealing lightness and warmth"
Manchester Evening News
 - "Every New Day exudes serenity - Perfect."
Music OMH - Dan Paton - "This is warm, bright, delightful album that deserves to reach a wider audience."
Echoes - Kevin Le Gendre "Oriole have all star starture"
The Metro -  "full-throated melodies that swoop and soar"
The Jazz Breakfast - "A rich, charming, deeply human and gloriously uplifting collection of songs, beautifully played. It should be available on prescription."
Jazzwise - Review/Interview - Selwyn Harris - "Like Polar Bear at carnival time"
The Guardian - John Fordham -"The music, and the recording, quietly blaze like an Iberian summer"
London Jazz Blogspot - Chris Parker - "a gentle warmth and mellow beauty infusing all ten of his pieces"
The Glasgow Herald - Rob Adams - "the music's shape and momentum continue to thrill. A belter."
All About Jazz - Chris May - "Just beautiful."
All About Jazz - Bruce Lindsay"a gorgeous collection of tunes, an album of genuine beauty"

Oriole - Migration
Jazz @ Ronnie Scotts
The Guardian
Straight No Chaser
The Evening Standard
The Birmingham Post
The Vortex
Dash24 - Oriole/Migration

Oriole - Song for the Sleeping
The Guardian
The Independent on Sunday
Straight no Chaser
The Glasgow Herald
BBC Online
The Independent

Oriole - Live

London Jazz Blogspot - F-ire festival - Kings Place
The Vortex
The Guardian - live at the Vortex
Timeout - Live Preview
Cheltenham Jazz Festival
Classicalsource.com - Oriole @ The Purcell Rooms

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