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5-feb-21

Ronnie Scott's

Livestream tonight

Ian plays a lockdown session at Ronnie Scott's jazz club. This will be a solo show of his When Bowie Met Joni, the songs of David Bowie and Joni Mitchell. Thursday 4th March at 8pm GMT.

Watch at:
bit.ly/ianshawlsrs

No charge to watch online, but donations gratefully received. Proceeds shared equally between the artist and the club.

Donate at:
ko-fi.com/ronniescotts

19-feb-21

Not Even Music

Not Even Music

Ian's weekly podcast, Not Even Music, has returned for a second series with new episodes appearing weekly.

A gentle but pithy glance at the ever-changing world, covering showbiz, London living, incident and memoir – it's as close-up to Shaw as you'll get during these strange times.

I absolutely loved it” — Julian Clary

Listen, subscribe & share at: anchor.fm | apple | spotify

30-nov-20

Pretending To Care

Pretending To Care is a song I've always loved to sing. It's about love, broken promises and the need to just be true to your core.”

youtu.be/amggzimnOqc

20-nov-20

Refugee Support

Refugee Support

Ian has been appointed Patron of Refugee Support, an organisation providing direct help to refugees within Europe, focusing on delivering aid with dignity.

Read more at www.refugeesupport.eu

5-may-20

Shine Sister Shine and The Theory of Joy

Ian Shaw Vinyl

The Theory Of Joy and Shine Sister Shine (both double LPs) are now back in stock. Get both of them for the special price of £40 with free delivery in UK, until the end of May.

go to shop

19-mar-20

Buy CDs

Ian's other CDs

Most of Ian's back catalogue is available to buy from the online shop – Shine Sister Shine, The Theory Of Joy, A Ghost In Every Bar, Somewhere Towards Love, Lifejacket, Drawn To All Things, Taking It To Hart and Double Event. Why not treat yourself!

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Shine Sister Shine

Shine Sister Shine

“A beautifully sustained piece of work, Shine Sister Shine is Shaw at his absolute best.”
★★★★ review in Jazzwise

“his easily swinging and open-hearted vocals that become emotionally raw in places, inhabiting each song to maximum effect”
★★★★ review in Jazz Journal

Reviews in full | Album details

The Theory Of Joy

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

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.

Listen

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 Jazz FM (UK), Jazz.FM91 (Canada), Jazz90.1 and Jazz88.FM (US).