What a long day’s music journey into the night it’s been! Penge Jazz party – May Bank Holiday ’14 live recordings, with a brilliant line-up of DJ’s and vinyl selectors, including Patrick Forge (DaLata, Dingwalls, Mi-Soul, NTS), Jean-Claude (If Music, NTS), Andrew Ashong (Sound Signature), Suresh, and our own Mark G. (King of Penge) and Thea. 12 hours of rare, vinyl-only deep jazz in deep South London – bliss! We published it in 3 parts for your listening pleasure: Part 1 features Mark G. (King of Penge), Suresh, Jean-Claude, Thea and Patrick Forge.
Jean-Claude is the owner of If Music, a boutique record store in downtown London, with an amazing collection of rare, fine vinyl. Patrick Forge is the force behind many exciting projects (Dingwalls, DaLata, Elliptics) – you can catch him every Sunday late night at 11pm on ‘Cosmic Jam’, his brill radio-show on Mi-Soul http://mi-soul.com/patrick-forge/ . Suresh has been a vinyl collector for many years, his interests spanning over many music genres, inc. of course, jazz. Mark G. (King of Penge) named after the Penge Jazz parties, that have been running for over 7 years now. Mark’s been an avid vinyl collector for many years, mainly of deep jazz. Thea has been collecting deep jazz vinyl for many years, and together with Mark G. they form the MADONJAZZ crew – catch them live every other Sunday on madonjazz.com.