Playing tracks by
Ubunye, Bunk Johnson's Jazz Band, Yorkshire Jazz Band, Bill Bill Brounsey and Ivy Benson and her All Girl Band.
This show was 96th in the global jazz chart.
A brand new 6 part podcast documentary series, funded by Leeds Inspired, Better Songs Productions joins with the city’s key Jazz experts, fans and musicians to tell the remarkable story how Leeds has been one of the UK’s most unique and dynamic hubs for jazz activity and innovation over the past century.
The series begins in the 1950s and the infamous ‘Studio 20’ club, which is now home to much loved venue Sela Bar, as well as celebrating the magnificent Holbeck born band leader Ivy Benson.
Photo credit: Denis Dalby.