UK Vibe ‘Best of 2020’ – Brian Homer

Dudu Pukwana – Dudu Phukwana And The “Spears” 1969 (Matsuli Music)
Bokani Dyer – Kelenosi (Dyertribe Music)
Calum Gourlay – New Ears (Whirlwind Recordings)
Trish Clowes – Ninety Degrees Gravity (Basho Records)
Thelonious Monk – Palo Alto (impulse!)
Rick Simpson – Everything All of the Time: Kid A Revisited (Whirlwind Recordings)
Busi Mhlongo – Urban Zulu (Matsuli Music)
Elina Duni, Rob Luft, Matthieu Michel, Fred Thomas – Lost Ships (ECM)
Örjan Hultén Orion Featuring Ernie Bruce – Liberia Ballad (Artogrush)
Soweto Kinch – The Black Peril (Self-released)
Tony Kofi – Another Kind Of Soul (The Last Music Company)
Issie Barratt’s Interchange – Donna’s Secret (Fuzzy Moon)
Chris Montague – Warmer Than Blood (Whirlwind Recordings)
Xhosa Cole with The Blue Notes – Silvershine Jazz Club (Live Outdoor Gig November 2020)
Paul Dunmall – Eastside Jazz Club (Last Indoor Gig Attended March 2020)
Meraki Trio – Symphony Hall (Indoor Gig February 2020)
Xhosa Cole with Jay Phelps – Birmingham Jazz (Indoor Gig January 2020)
Sam Jesson – Magpie Trio Live (Self-released)
Steve Buckley – Stars in Zone B – Birmingham Jazz (Indoor Gig February 2020)
Karen Sharp with Nikki Iles – Birmingham Jazz (Indoor Gig February 2020)


Photo: Steve Buckley – Stars in Zone B – Birmingham Jazz (Indoor Gig February 2020)