Real Jazz For Real People

Check out our brand new Spotify playlist, ‘Real Jazz For Real People‘, selected and updated regularly by the BBE teamsters. A selection of the finest jazz sounds from across the globe, released on BBE and beyond…. View all our jazz…

Louie Vega at The BBE Store

Louie Vega joins us on Record Store Day, April 13th, for an all vinyl set, streamed across the world on Worldwide FM, with support from Marc Mac and Johnny Reckless. The store will also be stocking two exclusive Record Store…

Worldwide FM Label Fair is a mix / mixtape series to introduce passionate record labels, who champion new releases and re-issues. To open up the series, we have BBE Music, Barely Breaking Even, A British Record Label started by two…

Listen as DJ Amir joins the Lost Grooves Radio Show on Rinse FM France for conversation and music, originally broadcast on February 3rd 2019. Check out the show on Mixcloud. ‘DJ Amir presents Buena Música Y Cultura’ is available now.…

In October 2018, legendary graffiti artist Aroe agreed to create a mural to celebrate the release of our Charles Mingus ‘Live In Detroit’ album, in central Brighton, UK. Here, Aroe talks about his musical and artistic inspiration, and describes why…

John Armstrong was probably the first UK selector to present fully-focussed tropical dance music events, with 10-year weekly residencies (1984-1994) at the legendary Bass Clef Jazz Club in Hoxton Square, playing a mix of Afro, zouk, Brazilian beats, Konpas, reggae,…

Win World Jazz Grooves on WhoSampled

COMPETITION: WhoSampled.com are offering 5 lucky readers the chance to win one of these fantastic vinyl compilations! To be in with a chance of winning, all you need to do is answer the following question: “‘Compiler Jean-Claude Thompson was a…

Lumberjacks In Hell label founder and all-round lovely man Marcel Vogel delivers a truly lovely DJ mix, ahead of his gig tonight (December 14th 2018) at Mick’s Garage in London. Album ‘Marcel Vogel presents Lumberjacks In Hell’ is out now…