Whirlwind RecordingsWhirlwind Recordings

London, United Kingdom
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Number represents reach distance in miles from city

London 60

Whirlwind Recordings is a musician-owned and operated, London-based indie that has released an eclectic catalogue of over 110 albums since its inception in 2010. The label provides a platform for showcasing adventurous & visceral music that spans genres, is rooted in originality and has a key emphasis on the improvised. The artists on the label range from established masters to guiding lights of their generation to undiscovered stars in the making.

“Whirlwind Recordings gives modern jazz a fresh, new face. The label’s inspired roster of talent bridges genres, instruments and generations—a testament to founder Michael Janisch’s insight into not only where jazz has been, but where it’s headed.” Downbeat Magazine

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In Common III

Walter Smith III & Matthew Stevens
published: March 17, 2022

Samara Joy

Samara Joy
published: February 07, 2022

You Can't Take It With You

Chet Doxas
published: December 12, 2021

Glimpses of Truth

Ivo Neame
published: November 26, 2021


Matthew Stevens
published: September 23, 2021

Tales from the Jacquard

Julian Siegel Jazz Orchestra
published: July 06, 2021

Tales From The Jacquard

Julian Siegel Jazz Orchestra
published: June 13, 2021

A Throw of Dice by The Silent Ensemble

Rez Abbasi
published: March 23, 2021

Everything All Of The Time: Kid A Revisited

Rick Simpson
published: January 26, 2021

Acadia: Way Of The Cairns

Patrick Cornelius
published: December 25, 2020

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