Issue 1 : 2008

John Clare shares his Diary of a Rock and Roll Jazz Fan | John Shand on music and the beautiful corpse | Peter Jordan on jazz in the media | Sascha Feinstein on Kenneth Rexroth | Miriam Zolin and Jim McLeod interview Paul Grabowsky | An interview with Jim McLeod | Michael Webb* interviews Sandy Evans | Adrian Jackson interviews Shannon Barnett | Peter Wockner* interviews Aaron Flower | We talk to Marios about their support of the jazz scene in Melbourne | book reviews by John Clare and Adrian Jackson | poetry by Geoff Page, Allan Browne, PS Cottier, Andrew McDonald | anecdotes and poetry by Tony Gorman | winning short stories from the 2008 National Jazz Writing Competition | prints by John Ryrie | photographs by Mark Peterson and Natasha Blankfield | art by Bruce Petty

*Michael Webb won the National Jazz Writing Competition in 2007 for his reviews of Australian jazz concert and CDs

*Peter Wockner won the National Jazz Writing Competition in 2006 for his reviews of Australian jazz concert and CDs