Ian in the studio

In the studio

Ian is back in the studio this week recording his next album. More news on this very soon!


Crazy Coqs

Ian at Crazy Coqs

Ian's singer-songwriter series continues at Crazy Coqs, Brasserie Zedel – 7pm show, Saturday 15th July.


Al Jarreau

The Ronnie Scott's Radio Show wins award

The New York Festival's International Radio Program Awards. The Ronnie Scott's Radio Show has won bronze for its Al Jarreau Masterclass editions in the Best Regularly Scheduled Music Program category.


Bowie Songs

Drive In Saturday

The new single of Bowie's Drive In Saturday featuring Ian, now available on download from iTunes and Amazon. From Clifford Slapper’s album Bowie Songs One.


The Theory Of Joy

Signed copies available

The Theory Of Joy on CD and vinyl. Purchase directly from our shop.

Also available from Amazon on CD or Luxury Double LP. Or download at iTunes or Spotify.


Phone Credit for Refugees

Phone Credit for Refugee Children

The Phone Credit Group provides refugee children with vital support. Ian talks to Paula Erol of The Phone Credit Group and Tess Berry-Hart of Calais Action about this fundraising initiative. Listen to the podcast to find out how you can help.


The Theory Of Joy

Current album: The Theory Of Joy

“Shaw and his trio leave most of their peers at the starting gate.”
★★★★ review in The Telegraph

“Shaw's ability to … cut to the emotional heart of a song … remains astonishing.”
★★★★ review in Jazzwise

Reviews in full | Album details

Letter of Hope

The Calais Jungle

As many of you know, I have been working for a year now as a volunteer at the unofficial refugee camp – known as the jungle

A letter of hope from jazz singer Ian Shaw

Ian Shaw

Listen to My Brother

From The Theory Of Joy (Harmonia Mundi/Jazz Village), release February 2016. Please consider making a donation to refugee aid – all info below video.

Watch video of My Brother

Rory Bremner

Ian Shaw hosts the International Ronnie Scott's Radio Show

Featuring music, backstage interviews and rare performances.

Listen in-flight on BA, online, on JazzFM, Jazz.FM91 and Jazz90.1.

Upcoming dates

Wed, 26-July-2017
SPJC Eastbourne at the Fishermen's Club

Sat, 29-July-2017
Culture Festival, Castello di Sanluri, Sardinia, 10pm

Sat, 05-August-2017
Crazy Coqs, Brasserie Zedel, Piccadilly, London W1 - 7pm

Full details