They may not be household names like Jeremy Monteiro, The Wonder Girls, Jay Chou or even U2, but the Johnny Rodgers Band – and no, it’s no nod to the “Jolly Roger” and they don’t play sea shanties… much – is a band that’s been hard at work bringing their brand of “Americana/pop” around the world.
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We spent an afternoon with Jeremy Monteiro, arguably Singapore’s most renown jazz musician. Over makan, we talked about the future of jazz in Singapore. Here’s the no-holds-barred take-no-prisoners interview. (Some bits have been edited for continuity, but do not affect the outcome of the interview.)
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