Matty Bannond

Fiction & Features


April 2022: Jazz Journal published a review of a concert by Reis/Demuth/Wiltgen in Gelsenkirchen (here).

March 2022: All About Jazz started publishing articles on a range of topics. The first is a review and interview from a concert at the Jazzattack series in Krefeld (here).

December 2021: Free Jazz Collective began regularly publishing album reviews. The first reported on an album and launch concert by Peter Materna (here).

November 2021: After joining the sports writing team at Philadelphia Sports Network, regular articles about the Philadelphia Eagles (NFL) have been published since mid-November (here).

September 2021: Jazz in Europe magazine published two concert reviews. The first covered Fay Claassen and David Linx with the WDR Big Band (here), and the second covered the Blue Monday series in Hilden (here).

December 2020: The Jazz Journalists Association published an article about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the jazz scene in North Rhine-Westphalia.

November 2019: Retreat West included “Blue Swing” in a printed collection of short stories called No Good Deed. The collection is raising funds for the Indigo Volunteers charity.

October 2018: Storgy published “Music Is a Verb” on its online literary short story magazine.

April 2018: Selcouth Station published “A Better World for Connie” on its website promoting new writing and art.

March 2018: The Cabinet of Heed published “Horns in the Hatworks” in Issue Six of its literary magazine.

January 2018: InkTears included “A Better World for Connie” on the longlist for its Short Story Contest 2017.

December 2017: Open Pen literary magazine featured “Some People Just Have a Tiny Problem in Their Heart” in its podcast.

October 2017: Audio Arcadia named “At Once in Harmony and Discord” as one of the winners of its annual short story competition, and included it in the printed collection An Eclectic Mix Volume 7.

August 2017: Obliterati Press published “Nothing Like a Kiss” on its webpage, including a video.

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