Jason Holmes

Immodesty Blaize: A Venus On Tour

Jason Holmes | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Immodesty's metier is burlesque, which derives from the Italian word burla, meaning joke or mockery, and can be a literary, dramatic or musical work. The term has been commonly used in the US to refer to performances in a variety show format, something which irks her.

Wendy Scozzaro: Life of an Agent

Jason Holmes | Posted 30.06.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

For Wendy Scozzaro of Felix de Wolfe, one of London's oldest theatrical agencies, every day is a whirlwind of deal making. Jason Holmes caught up with her after hours at the Waldorf Hotel

Jasmine Kara, the New Blues Sound

Jason Holmes | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

On a March evening in London's West End as a bitter wind swept through emptying streets, a coterie of men and women convened at the Borderline Club in the shadow of Foyles bookshop to pay respect to a burgeoning musical talent from Sweden.

David Lines: A funny thing happened on the way to the restaurant

Jason Holmes | Posted 11.02.2012 | Home
Jason Holmes

It's mid November and the writer David Lines, 43, author of The Modfather: My Life with Paul Weller lights a reflective Marlboro. He's sunk in a Bar Italia chair, his head buried in the collars of his Burberry mack as he blows smoke at Ronnie Scott's.