Radio Kerry’s jazz hour with Brian Priestley covers a wide range of music, from big-name artists such as Ella Fitzgerald and Miles Davis to other great musicians and singers who will get you in the groove. Brian’s love of the music guarantees that, whether you’re a newcomer to jazz or already have your own favourites, this is a show for you.
Brian is a writer, pianist and broadcaster with many years in the business. A Tralee resident for the last few years, his radio work has included lengthy stints in London on both BBC and Jazz-fm. He reviews new releases and reissues every month in Jazzwise magazine, and has worked on more than 50 compilation albums for major labels. Brian has written several books about jazz, and has released albums under his own name as a jazz pianist.