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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Faithful One

Sultan Stevenson
published: March 14, 2023


Lakecia Benjamin
published: February 28, 2023


Jo Lawry
published: February 23, 2023

SAAM (Spanish American Art Museum)

Marta Sanchez
published: January 20, 2023


Lakecia Benjamin
published: January 07, 2023

Spirit To All

Wojtek Mazolewski Quintet
published: October 17, 2022

Seismic Shift

John Escreet
published: October 10, 2022

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

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