Adam Peter Smith // The Notes of Nottingham

Music has the power to evoke a feeling, ease pain or even change perceptions. Adam Peter Smith is my one to watch this week on The Notes of Nottingham and he excels in all of the above. With Jazz at the heart of his music, Adam Peter Smith has released his latest EP ‘Songs for Dreamers’ which has a French […]

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The under-appreciation of jazz music in 2016

Chart music is losing its ability to capture an audience and make an honest connection with its listeners. What we’re missing are songs with a real beat, rhythm and class. We’re missing jazz. As a teenage girl it’s not popular to listen to the likes of Nina Simone, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald and Etta James but these […]

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My Secret Obsession…

I adore… no, I am obsessed with Swing and Jazz music right now. Especially those songs that came out in the 1930/40’s! Honestly, I think my past life was in the 40’s! To begin today’s post I definitely advise you listen to some Swing/Jazz music to get you ‘In The Mood’ (terrible Glenn Miller pun […]

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