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Review Archive for September, 2013

John Morrison, Jacki Cooper and George Golla

Just seeing the names on the bill was enough for most people to expect a great show from John Morrison and Jacki Cooper – well-known at the Club for their patronage and mentoring of our Brisbane Big Band Festival. Seeing and hearing them perform in their own right without a 20-piece big band behind them was a new and highly entertaining experience. The company of the legendary jazz guitarist George Golla, and Brisbane’s own Helen Russell on bass, really…

Dave Bentley & Friends – 70th Birthday Partay

GIG Review – Dave Bentley Saturday August 31st
Dave Bentley chose the Brisbane Jazz Club to celebrate his 70th birthday on Saturday night and what a night it was.
He re-named the event as Dave Bentley & Friends but that couldn’t get away from the fact that more than 140 people, or at least most of them, had turned out to help him celebrate this milestone in his life. It wasn’t long into the set before his trio was joined on stage…